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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Main Road, Long Bennington, Newark, NG23

Offers in Excess of £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial & Imposing Period Three Storey Detached Residence
  • Rural Setting Of Approximately Four Acres
  • Close To Long Bennington Village Amenities
  • Six Receptions & Farmhouse Style Kitchen
  • Six Bedrooms & Three En-Suites
  • Adjoining Annexe With Study, Cloakroom, Bedroom & Bathroom
  • Central Heating & Double Glazing
  • Garage, Workshop, Gym, Stables & Barns
  • Courtyard Parking For A Variety Of Vehicles
  • Extensive Gardens On Three Sides

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
Substantial & imposing, period three storey family residence set in a rural location with grounds extending to approximately four acres encompassing a range of outbuildings enjoying the benefit of versatile usage including a gym, workshop, garage, stables, two storey barn & two large barns with two unique cart barns. The property is approached off the A1 arterial highway via a long, five bar gated tarmac driveway with grass verges to either side, then through a five bar gate onto the concreted courtyard area providing extensive parking for a variety of vehicles such as horse boxes, motorhome, caravan & several cars and/or vans. The layout comprises six reception rooms, six bedrooms, three en- suites, both downstairs & upstairs cloakrooms, large, farmhouse style breakfasting kitchen, boiler/utility room, front & rear halls, oil central heating & mostly Georgian style double glazing. The extended accommodation that lends itself readily to multiple family occupation includes an adjoining two storey annex. The desirable village of Long Bennington lies within close proximity offering a range of excellent local amenities including a renowned primary school, gastro pub, restaurant, takeaway, Co-operative convenience store, shop, butchers & doctors surgery whilst the market town of historic Newark is around 3 miles distant with its national transport links (London 1 hr 15 minutes by East Coast Mainline) and Grantham approximately 12 miles away.

Reception Hall
Enter through the solid timber front door with overhead glazed fanlight& carriage style lamp into the reception hall with rail & spindle staircase rise to the first floor landing, radiator, ceramic tiled floor, wall uplighter & understairs storage cupboard with security mortice lock.

Living Room
16'1 x 15'1
Window to the front elevation, period style cast iron fireplace set on tiled hearth with wooden surround & mantelpiece, two radiators, ceiling coving & rose with triple light fitting, twin wall lamps.

Sun Room
16'10 x 9'6
Two picture windows with exposed stonework to the rear elevation & glazed door onto the rear courtyard, radiator, ceiling coving & twin wall uplighters.

Library
12'10 x 8'10
Window to the side elevation, built in double cupboards with shelving & top cupboards, radiator & three ceiling spotlight fittings.

Sitting Room
16'9 x 16'2
Window to the front elevation, exposed stonework fireplace & chimney breast housing the Sumo cast iron log burning stove set on tiled hearth with overhead timber Delpht rail & pine double cupboard to one side, satellite TV aerial, ceiling coving & triple light fitting with twin wall lamps.

Dining Room
18'2 x 16'1
Window to the front elevation, sliding doors onto the side patio & garden, radiator, ceiling rose with triple light fitting & serving hatch from the kitchen.

Kitchen / Breakfast
22'3 x 18'3 maximum including entranceway
Farmhouse style, fitted with a bespoke range of solid wood Shaker style wall & base units, blockwood worktops & mosaic tiled splashbacks, inset stainless steel double bowl corner sink & drainer unit with mixer tap. Rangemaster Leisure cooking range with mosaic tiled splashback, overhead extractor hood & fan, integral Bosch dishwasher, plumbing & spaces for American style fridge/freezer, large table & chairs. Ceramic tiled floor, three radiators, ceiling down lights, window to the side elevation & timber stable door with inset glazed panel onto the side garden, two windows overlooking the courtyard.

Rear Lobby
Window to the side elevation, composite door with inset glazed panel onto the rear courtyard, rail & spindle staircase rise to the first floor landing with understairs storage cupboard, ceramic tiled floor, radiator, coat hook racks, ceiling down lights & smoke detector, courtesy door into the adjoining two storey barn.

Boiler Room
11'4 x 4'5
Utility room housing the industrial output Worcester oil-fired boiler with programmer, Belfast sink with twin taps & white tiled splashback, plumbing & spaces for washing machine & tumble dryer.

First Floor Landing
Half landing with wall uplighter, window to the front elevation, radiator & smoke detector, rail & spindle staircase rise to the second floor landing.

Master Bedroom
15'8 x 15'4
Window to the front elevation, built in cupboard with shelving, two radiators, telephone point, ceiling triple light fitting, two wall reading spotlights, door into adjoining study/bedroom five.

Study / Bedroom 5
17'8 x 15'11 measured into eaves
Currently used as an upstairs sitting room/study with window & roller blind to the front elevation, TV aerial point, radiator & sloping ceilings with circular light fitting. Broadband connection point.

En-suite One
11'5 x 8'4
Fitted with a five piece suite comprising fully tiled large walk-in shower area with block glass insets, panelled bath with hand held mixer tap shower & tiled splashbacks, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, overhead wall mirror & strip light with shaver point, close coupled W. C. & bidet. Chrome towel rail radiator, Altro flooring, dado rail with part wood panelling to the side elevation, fitments, two ceiling multiple spotlight fittings & extractor fan, dormer style window to the side elevation.

Landing
Feature window with window box-seat overlooking the side garden, two built in deep storage cupboards, radiator, twin ceiling pendant lights & smoke detector.

Second Landing
Galleried with rail & spindle banister, window to the side elevation, radiator, twin ceiling pendant lights & smoke detector.

Guest Room
13'3 x 11'10
Dormer style window to the side elevation, hatch access to the roof void, radiator & ceiling multiple spotlight bar fitting. Built in USB plug socket

En-suite Two
7'1 x 6'1
Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising fully tiled shower enclosure , pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, overhead mirror & strip light with shaver point & close coupled W.C. Chrome towel rail radiator, Altro flooring, ceiling triple spotlight fitting & extractor fan, dormer style window to the side elevation.

Upstairs W.C.
7'1 x 5'11
Fitted with a white two pieces suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, overhead mirror & close coupled W.C. Chrome towel rail radiator, Altro flooring, circular ceiling light, extractor fan & dormer style window to the side elevation.

Second Floor Landing
Galleried with rail & spindle banister, half landing with wall uplighter, smoke detector & dormer window with window seat overlooking the side garden.

Bedroom Three
16'2 x 15'6 measured into eaves
Dormer style window with roller blind to the front elevation, radiator, sloping ceiling with exposed beam & fluorescent strip light.

Bedroom Six
16' x 15'1 maximum 7'10 x 5'6 minimum
L shape & currently used as a dressing room with dormer style window & roller blind to the front elevation, fitted hanging rail & shelving, radiator, panelled ceiling with hatch access to the roof void & fluorescent strip light with exposed ceiling beam.

En-suite Three
8'4 x 6'10
Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising panelled bath with hand held mixer tap shower, part tiled elevations & shelf, pedestal wash hand basin with overhead wall mirror tiles, strip light & shaver point, close coupled W.C. Built in storage cupboard, oak effect vinyl flooring, panelled ceiling with exposed beam & circular light fitting,


Office / Study
16' x 9'11 maximum 6'11 minimum
Window to the front elevation, telephone point, wi-fi broadband connectivity, radiator, stainless steel sink & drainer unit with white tiled splashback & overhead strip light, ceiling coving, fluorescent strip light & smoke detector, door to the rear foyer with oak effect vinyl flooring & French windows onto the rear courtyard, door concealing the staircase rise to the annex landing. (Previously 2nd kitchen with cooker power circuit available).

Downstairs Cloakroom
Fitted with a white two piece suite comprising corner mounted wash hand basin with tiled splashback & low level flush W.C. tile flooring, circular ceiling light & two small obscure glazed windows to the side elevation.

Annexe Landing
Window to the side elevation, radiator, wall cupboard housing the consumer unit & electric meter, circular ceiling light. Immersion heater for annexe hot water.

Annexe Bedroom
16'1 x 15'1
Window to the front elevation, built in double wardrobe, radiator, ceiling coving & circular light fitting.

Annexe Bathroom
10' x 5'8
Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising panelled bath with hand held mixer tap shower, tiled shelf & splashback, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback & close coupled W.C. Dimplex electric fan heater, radiator, wall mirror with overhead strip light & shaver point, shelf, circular ceiling light & obscure glazed window to the rear elevation.

Outside
The property is accessed off the A1 North arterial highway through the five bar gate onto the long, private tarmac driveway with grass verges & hedged boundaries to either side that leads in turn onto the gravelled & block paved driveway, then via a second five bar gate onto the concreted courtyard providing extensive parking for a number & variety of vehicles with brick built outbuildings including a garage, workshop, gym, stabling & two barns. The frontage is laid to lawn with gravelled pathway leading onto the side garden that is laid to paved patio & lawn with cold water tap, security lighting, oil storage tank & greenhouse. There is a stepplng stone pathway leading through an arbour to the sunken pond laid to pavestones whilst the large rear garden has an orchard & extensive lawn area with two cart barns. The courtyard area has another five bar gate which allows access to the tack room & open stabling area with another two large barns. There is a large variety of specimen trees & bushes around the grounds of approximately four acres, which is fully enclosed by hedging enjoying the benefit of a private aspect & rural countryside views.
Agents Note: British Gypsum own the mineral rights on some of the land around the property that is screened by bunds with a 500 meter exclusion zone that will be fully restored on completion of works with a large number of trees already planted.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 January 2017

Nearest stations

  • Newark North Gate (4.3 mi)
  • Newark Castle (4.4 mi)
  • Elton & Orston (5.8 mi)
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Purplebricks, covering Central England

Suite 7, First Floor, Cranmore Drive, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4RZ

0121 396 0865 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Newark North Gate (4.3 mi)
  • Newark Castle (4.4 mi)
  • Elton & Orston (5.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Purplebricks, covering Central England

Suite 7, First Floor, Cranmore Drive, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4RZ

0121 396 0865 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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