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6 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Stonesby Road, Saltby

Withdrawn from Market £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Six Bedroom Barn Conversion
  • 1.85 Acres in Total
  • Stunning South West Facing Views
  • Over 6000 sq ft of Accommodation
  • 45 ft Open Plan Reception Room
  • 32 ft Family Kitchen
  • Four Bathroom / Shower Rooms
  • Triple Garage & Built Brick Stable Block
  • EPC Rating D

Full description

An extensive six bedroom barn conversion with outstanding countryside views just a stone's throw from the centre of this unspoilt north east Leicestershire village. With over 6000 sq ft of accommodation and around 1.85 acres of gardens and paddocks, this predominantly single storey home incorporates a large two storey barn dating back to around 1850 with later additions and upgrading in 1999 yet does not have the restriction of a listed status. Features of this unique home include high cathedral ceilings, log burner, south west facing gardens and exposed stone and brick walls. The accommodation, which wraps around a completely private courtyard garden, includes a 32 ft kitchen, large double height reception room, games room and four bathroom / shower rooms. In addition a sweeping gravel drive provides access to a triple garage and newly built brick stable block. Ideal for the commuter the property is located close to the A1 there are fast rail links to the City of London. Early viewing is strongly recommended.


Ground Floor 
The property is entered through a wide oak door into a vaulted entrance hall with exposed stonework, full height oak framed windows, exposed beams and limestone floor. The hall opens directly into a large family kitchen with high vaulted ceiling, stone walls, limestone floor and windows to three sides. The kitchen is fitted with solid English Oak cabinets, matching island with breakfast bar, granite worksurfaces and range of integrated appliances. Available by separate negotiation are the electric AGA and the American style fridge freezer. A stable door provides access to the rear garden and leading directly off the kitchen is a family room with matching limestone floor, stone walls and beamed ceiling.

Ground Floor Continued 
Measuring 45'10? x 16'2? is an impressive open plan reception room which occupies much of the original barn. Double height in part the space is currently used as a dining area and sitting area, has windows on three sides, features exposed stone walls and French doors open to the rear gardens. The sitting area has a heavily beamed ceiling, large multi fuel stove and uninterrupted countryside views.

Ground Floor Bedroom Accommodation 
Five double bedrooms and games room are located off an L shaped inner hallway. From the hallway several windows overlook the internal courtyard garden. The master bedroom has an extensive range of pine fronted wardrobes and large en suite with wet room style shower. There is a family bathroom with freestanding bath and separate shower room both with large wet room style showers. The games room boasts a high vaulted ceiling, exposed roof timbers, full height glazing and French doors into the courtyard. Located in a separate wing is a guest bedroom ideal for au pair with en suite shower room, utility, boot room and cloaks/WC.

First Floor Accommodation 
The first floor accommodation is confined to the 19th Century barn and is located above the open plan sitting / dining area. An oak staircase rises to an open gallery, flooded with natural light and enjoying countryside views. There is a library / home office, a home cinema and sitting area with fireplace on this floor.

Outside 
The property is located at the end of a long gravel drive which terminates at a generous turning area where there is hardstanding for numerous vehicles and an old well. A majority of the land extends from the south west elevation and is surrounded by open countryside. A flagstone terrace provides the perfect vantage point and beyond is a large garden with several mature trees, two children's play houses, all enclosed with post and rail fencing. Adjoining are two fully stock proof paddocks with interconnecting five bar gates. The central courtyard is fully enclosed and offers complete privacy is mainly laid to lawn with paved seating areas

Triple Garage 
Three sets of double doors (two electrically operated) one of the sets of doors is partially obstructed by a store.

Stable Block 
Brick built circa 2010, comprising of two stables, tack room and large hay store.

Services 
Mains electricity, water and drainage. The property has oil central heating with under floor heating (wet system) throughout the entire ground floor. The property has wooden double glazing throughout.

Local Authority 
Melton Borough Council.

Directions 
From the centre of the village travel for a short distance along the Stonesby Road. The drive entrance to Well Farm House can be found located on the left hand side.

Location 
Saltby is an unspoilt village located between Melton Mowbray and Grantham on the border of Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire. The village is made up predominately of stone cottages and has the benefit of a traditional pub and church. A wide range of amenities can be found close by and the A1 affords fast access to north and south and Grantham station provides direct access to London King's Cross. Grantham 8.9 miles / Melton Mowbray 9 miles / Oakham 12.5 miles / Bingham 15 miles / Stamford 20.3 miles / Nottingham 23.4 miles / Leicester 27.6 miles / A1 6.1 miles

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Added on Rightmove:
22 August 2017

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