4 bedroom detached house for sale

Main Street, Woodend, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12

Guide Price £875,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 17th century farmhouse in the heart of the village
  • Period features including exposed beams, original shutters and window seats
  • Spacious accommodation including welcoming kitchen/breakfast room
  • 3 principle bedrooms, with a 4th bedroom on the top floor
  • Potential to convert attic room, subject to relevant consents
  • Private and secluded garden and lawns
  • Range of traditional stone outbuildings, including potting shed, wash house, barn, stables and garaging
  • Second barn has lapsed planning permission for conversion to separate dwelling
  • Off street parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Grade II listed stone farmhouse in the heart of the village.

Location

Woodend is an attractive South Northamptonshire village, 6 miles to the west of Towcester. Close by are the villages of Blakesley and Bradden, with Blakesley offering a village shop with post office, parish church, primary school, public house and village hall.

Brackley, Towcester, Banbury, Northampton and Milton Keynes offer a wide range of shops, services and amenities. The market towns of Brackley and Towcester are nearby for day to day amenities including banks, boutiques, Tesco and Waitrose supermarkets. Banbury, Northampton and Milton Keynes are not far for more extensive shopping and cultural activities.

There is horseracing at Towcester, Warwick and Stratford-upon-Avon; motor racing at Silverstone; theatres at Northampton and Milton Keynes and golf at Farthingstone, Whittlebury and Stowe.

Located close to the A43 and the A5, and between the M40 J11 (14 miles) and the M1 J15a (11.5 miles), Woodend has excellent transport links to London, Milton Keynes and the Midlands. There are regular mainline train services from Milton Keynes to London Euston (from 35 minutes) and Banbury to London Marylebone (from 57 minutes).

The area benefits from excellent schools including the local Primary Schools in Blakesley and Weedon Lois. Comprehensive School, Sponne (Towcester). Preparatory and Public Schools can be found at Winchester House (Brackley), Beachbrough (Westbury), Stowe, Bloxham and Tudor Hall (Bloxham).

Description

Home Farm House dates back to the 17th century. It is a charming Grade II listed stone farmhouse situated in the heart of Woodend.

Period features include exposed beams, inglenook fireplace, flagstone flooring, original shutters and window seats.

The ground floor accommodation is spacious, and includes cloakroom, utility room (originally the dairy), kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room and dining room.

The property is perfect for family living with three principle bedrooms. Master bedroom with en suite shower room. Family bathroom. A fourth bedroom is reached by an enclosed staircase to the top floor. Adjoining attic room offers potential for conversion, subject to the relevant consents.

The house is surrounded by extensive and secluded garden and lawns. South-facing flagstone terrace for entertaining. There is also a dovecote, lily pond and a paved seating area. Summer house with power. Behind the house is a box garden with stone steps leading to a small orchard with mature trees.

There are a range of traditional stone outbuildings, ideal for many different uses. Outbuildings include; potting shed, wash house, barn, stables and garaging. The main barn has lighting and power. It contains loose box and offers additional vehicular access to Main Street. The second barn with two floors has lapsed planning permission for conversion into a separate dwelling, ideal for additional accommodation to the main house or income stream.

At the front of the house there is off street parking for a number of vehicles.

In all the property extends to about one acre.

Square Footage: 2,076 sq ft
Acreage: 1 Acres

Directions

NN12 8RX
From Banbury head out on the A422, over the M40 junction and at the roundabout at the top of the hill take the first exit onto the B4525. Follow the road for about 3 miles until you come to a left turn signposted Thorpe Mandeville/Culworth. After 3 miles turn right at the junction signposted Weedon Lois/Wappenham. Follow this road through the village of Weston, until you reach the triangle green. Turn left just before the green onto Plumpton Road. Follow the road for about 2.5 miles into Woodend, and the property can be found on your right just after the right hand turn.

Additional Info

AGENTS NOTE: An overage will apply to all the barns if they are converted into a separate dwelling/s.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 February 2019

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  • Northampton (10.8 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Northampton (10.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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01295 987034 Local call rate

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