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Admington, Shipston-on-Stour, CV36

Under Offer £1,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 - 5 bedrooms
  • 2 reception rooms
  • 4 bathrooms
  • Period
  • Conversion
  • Driveway
  • Garage
  • Garden
  • Land
  • Swimming Pool

Full description

With detailed planning consent offering an extensive opportunity to create a luxurious country house. Potential accommodation extending to about 5,000 sq ft. Situated in an attractive countryside location outside the Cotswold village of Ilmington with wonderful panoramic views.

The property is thought to date back to the 18th century and was one part of the neighbouring Foxcote Estate. The property is approached through timber gates along a descending and sweeping gravel drive leading to a courtyard. In recent times the property has been structurally refurbished. Beautiful detailing includes a carved stone staircase, door linings and window reveals. Exposed timbers and double neigh ceilings create light and airy living accommodation. The barn doors have been replaced by glazed doors which allow light to flood in.

The sale of the property offers a rare opportunity to complete the transformation of the barn to create a versatile, exciting and unique twenty first century home.

The property sits in the centre of its 5 acre plot with the sloping aspect of the plot offering the best possible aspect. Planning consent exits to create garden with loggia to the rear of the property. Enormous scope exists to create fine formal gardens and a separate paddock for grazing. The barn is surrounded buy which is currently an undeveloped paddock.

Planning permission 14/02166/FUL exists for conversion of former agricultural buildings to a single permanent residential dwelling. In addition planning permission under reference 16/00644/VARY exists for Variation of Condition 2 (approved plans) of planning permission 14/02166/FUL to alter interior layout. The property offe further scope to vary the design and layout to suit individual taste subject to planning.

Standing to the north of Ilmington Downs with a commanding position on the edge of the Cotswold escarpment. The property has far reaching panoramic views.

The popular village of Ilmington boats a village shop, post office, primary school, church, a large recreational ground, tennis courts and two village inns, including the Howard Arms. The village lies midway between the historical market towns of Chipping Campden, Cheltenham and Oxford which are all within an hours' drive and offer an extensive range of shopping and cultural facilities.

There are regular train services to Paddington from Moreton in Marsh, which is only 10 miles away. The motorway is accessed at junction 15 of the M40.

Chipping Campden 4 miles, Stratford upon Avon and Moreton in Marsh 10 miles (trains to London from 94 minutes), Banbury 20 miles, M40 (J15) 16 miles (distances and times approximate)

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 May 2016

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