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1 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Street, Long Buckby, Northampton, NN6

Sold STC £390,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Former School
  • Village Location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The 'Old School' in Long Buckby was built in 1879 and remained a much loved part of the village community for over 100 years.  Converted to Residential in the late 1980s this property now offers a wonderful opportunity to create a spacious and unique home with wonderful country views.

The property is currently only partly renovated and in need of some love and care to turn this into a wonderful home.  

But this is an amazing opportunity to  create your own Grand Designs.

Front door leading to:

HALL

Original school-tiled floor and original iron balustrade and handrail staircase leading up to the first floor.  Door on the right near the entrance leading to the bathroom, with further access to the 'Gym' and 'old assembly room / class rooms'.

BATHROOM - 14' x 8' 5 (4.27m x 2.57m)

Original glazed wall tiles surround lower half of the walls, radiator, three piece bathroom suite with shower over bath and glass screen.  Windows to the front and side elevations.

GYM - 23' 11 x 20' 11 (7.28m x 6.38m)

Three original double height sash windows to the front elavation.  Original wooden parquet flooring and original fireplace with glazed-tiled surround.  Three low radiators and wooden panelling.  

Doors leading to Utility Room and 'class rooms' (formerly Bedroom 1).

UTILITY ROOM - 21' x 8'6 (6.4m x 2.6m)

Original tiled floor and glazed brick surround with three windows to the front elevation.  Gas Boiler.  Radiator.  Plumbing for washing machine.  Door to extrenal side access.  Door to 'class rooms' (Formerly bedroom 1).

CLASSROOMS / BEDROOM 1 - 76' x 29'8 (23.16m x 12.08m)

This is an amazing space in need of renovation but with wonderful potential. 

The 'Class rooms' have a full-height wooden partion wall that slides back to open the space up into an 'Assembly' area.  Currently this space is split using the partition wall as the divider:  

'Bedroom' - 50'8 x 19'10 (15.44m x 6.04m)

Double-height sash windows; three to the rear elevation and two to the side.

'Storage room' - 25'4 x 19'10 (7.72m x 6.04m)

Double-height sash windows; three to the rear elevation and two to the side.

HALF LANDING

BEDROOM/ROOM - 10'2 x 8'2 (3.1m x 2.5m)

Original half-height glazed-tiled walls.  Window to the front elevation and to the side.  This space is currently split with a temporary wall to provide  WC and hand basin.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING

Original door leading to Living Room.  Side door to 'afternoon' Roof Terrace.

LIVING ROOM - 21'11 x 21'1 (7.28m x 6.42m)

Wonderful double-height space with vaulted ceiling with exposed roof timbers and original double-height sash windows, with front elevation views to the village church and fields beyond.

Oak flooring throughout with bespoke wooden storage/seating hiding ample storage and three radiators.  Wall speakers.  Log Burner.  Stairs to Mezzannine.  Door to orginal fire escape.  Opening to Kitchen/Dinning area and Roof Terraces.

MEZZANNINE AREA - 21'1 X 8'2 (6.42m X 2.5m)

KITCHEN/DINNING AREA - 22'5 x 18'4 (6.82m x 5.6m)

Oak flooring throughout with range of cupboards.  Stainless steel double-sink unit with mixer tap.  Plumbing for Dishwasher.  Range Cooker. Radiator.  Large 'American Style' Fridge/Freezer.  Double wooden doors leading to the 'morning' Roof Terrace.  Two sets of double wooden doors accesing the 'afternoon' Roof Terrace.

ROOF TERRACE 1 (MORNING TERRACE) - 19'11 x 10'11 (6.08m x 3.33m)

ROOF TERRACE 2 (AFTERNOON TERRACE) - 19'11 x 17'4 (6.08m x 5.29m)

OUTSIDE

Deceptively spacious plot with ample off-street parking.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 October 2016

Nearest station

  • Long Buckby (0.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest station

  • Long Buckby (0.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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