Get brand editions for Bartram & Co , Towcester

5 bedroom farm house for sale

High Street, Silverstone

£835,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stone Detached Five Bedroom Period Home
  • Four Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room With AGA
  • Two Ensuites & Refitted Family Bathroom
  • Gas Central Heating & Part Double Glazing
  • Outbuildings, Cellar & Ample Parking
  • Secluded Gardens On All Sides
  • Many Character Features
  • EPC Rating - E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Walnuts is a former detached farmhouse believed to date back to the mid-17th Century with later Victorian additions and constructed from Northamptonshire stone under a slate roof. The property offers spacious living accommodation in excess of 2500 square feet arranged over two floors retaining a wealth of character and interesting period features including fireplaces and flagstone floors. On the ground floor there is a sitting room, living room, day room, dining room, cellar and a large kitchen/breakfast room with an AGA and separate utility room. On the first floor there are five bedrooms, two of which are ensuite with a refitted family bathroom. Although fronting onto the High Street, the plot affords a significant level of privacy with gated vehicle access leading into the rear with attractive lawned gardens to two sides with outbuildings including an open double garage, barn and store. The property is offered for sale with the benefit of having no onward chain. 

The village of Silverstone is situated midway between Towcester and Brackley. Road communications are excellent with the A43 providing access to the M40 junction 10 (8 miles). M1 junction 15a is some 9 miles distant. Milton Keynes offers a fast Intercity train service to London Euston (40 minutes). The village has convenience store including a Post Office catering for day to day needs, with a wider choice at Towcester and Milton Keynes. There is a primary school in the village. State secondary education is available at Sponne School, Towcester and private education includes Winchester House in Brackley, Stowe School and Akeley Wood. Leisure facilities include golf at Silverstone and Whittlebury, horse racing at Towcester, leisure centre at Towcester. There is a doctors surgery, pub, village cricket, tennis and football club facilities and a recreation field. 

ACCOMMODATION: Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Day Room, Living Room, Cloakroom, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Pantry/Utility Room, First Floor Landing, Master Bedroom with Ensuite Bathroom, Bedroom Two with Ensuite Shower Room, Three Further Bedrooms, Cellar, Open Garage, Barn, Store and Established Gardens to the Front, Rear & Sides. 

ENTRANCE HALL: Entered via a solid panelled entrance door with a canopy porch above, flagstone and timber flooring, staircase to the first floor landing, panel doors leading off to: 

SITTING ROOM: 16' 4" x 13' 1" (4.98m x 3.99m) Open fireplace with a brick surround and quarry tiled hearth and arched alcoves to either side, double glazed window to the front aspect, window to the side aspect, single panel radiator, three wall light points. 

DINING ROOM: 17' 11" x 14' 3" maximum (5.46m x 4.34m maximum) Open fireplace with cast iron 'Adam' style surround, cast iron log basket and flagstone hearth, double glazed window to the front aspect with panelling beneath, single panel radiator, arched recess, two wall light points, door to the rear hallway. 

REAR HALLWAY: Flagstone floor, two windows to the rear aspect, single panel radiator, braced and latched door to the Day Room, panel door to:  

CELLAR: 14' 3" x 11' 4" (4.34m x 3.45m)  

DAY ROOM: 17' 11" x 15' 2" (5.46m x 4.62m) Open fireplace with marble surround and cast iron grate, fitted shelves and cupboard to alcove, further built in cupboard and bookcase, flagstone floor, double panel radiator, two windows overlooking the garden, braced and latched doors to: 

LIVING ROOM: 16' x 15' (4.88m x 4.57m) With a stripped pine floor, exposed ceiling beam, double panel radiator, double glazed window to the front aspect and window to the side aspect, television point. 

CLOAKROOM: 7' 3" x 5' 10" (2.21m x 1.78m) Fitted with a white suite comprising a low level WC and butlers sink, quarry tiled floor, fitted storage cupboard, velux window, tongue and groove wall panelling. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 16' 4" x 14' (4.98m x 4.27m) A farmhouse style kitchen largely furnished with free standing dressers and kitchen furniture. There is a fireplace containing a gas fired four oven AGA with a twin hotplate and a two ring gas hob, double belfast sink unit with swan neck mixer tap, cupboards below and an adjacent oak working surface, tongue and groove wall panelling, exposed ceiling beam, windows to the side and rear aspects, braced and latched door to the rear garden, tiled floor, open plan through to: 

PANTRY/UTILITY ROOM: 15' 5" x 6' 1" (4.7m x 1.85m) Potterton gas central heating boiler serving radiators and domestic hot water, stainless steel single bowl single drainer sink unit, plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher, window to the rear aspect, quarry tiled floor. 

FIST FLOOR LANDING: Walk in storage cupboard, panel doors leading off to: 

BEDROOM ONE: 14' 8" x 13' 9" (4.47m x 4.19m) Double panel radiator, built in wardrobe, windows to the rear and side aspects, door to: 

EN-SUITE BATHROOM: 8' 1" x 7' 5" (2.46m x 2.26m) Fitted with a white suite comprising a panel bath with mixer tap shower and folding glass screen, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC, fully tiled around the bath with further ceramic tiled splash backs. 

BEDROOM TWO: 12' 11" x 12' 1" (3.94m x 3.68m) Double glazed window to the front aspect with window seat, double panel radiator, built in wardrobe, panel door to: 

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM: 8' 10" x 3' 7" (2.69m x 1.09m) Fitted with a white suite comprising a glazed shower cubicle with an electric shower, low level WC, vanity wash hand basin, half height ceramic wall tiling, window to the rear aspect. 

BEDROOM THREE: 13' 3" x 12' (4.04m x 3.66m) Double glazed window to the front aspect with window seat, two built in cupboards. 

BEDROOM FOUR: 15' 4" x 8' 6" minimum (4.67m x 2.59m minimum) Double glazed window to the front aspect with window seat. 

BEDROOM FIVE: 8' 4" x 6' 3" (2.54m x 1.91m) Double glazed window to the front aspect. 

BATHROOM: 11' 9" x 6' 9" (3.58m x 2.06m) Recently refitted with a 'Fired Earth'white suite comprising a freestanding slipper bath, wall mounted wash hand basin, low level WC, tongue and groove panelling, heated towel rail, window to the side aspect. 

FRONT GARDEN: The Walnuts occupies an elevated position behind a retaining wall with steps up to the entrance door. There is a high hedge screening the property from the road providing a high degree of privacy. 

REAR & SIDE GARDENS: Secluded south and west facing gardens to the rear and side aspects enclosed by mature trees and hedging. The garden is laid mainly to lawn, well stocked with a variety of trees and shrubs including plum, walnut and hazlenut trees. Vehicle access is to the rear via a gated driveway leading up to the outbuildings. 

GARAGE: 18' 11" x 17' 7" (5.77m x 5.36m) A stone built outbuilding currently in use as a garage/open car port. 

BARN: 17' 5" x 14' 9" (5.31m x 4.5m) With twin timber doors. 

STORE: 16' 9" x 2' 11" (5.11m x 0.89m) With timber door. 


More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 April 2019

Nearest station

  • Wolverton (9.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

Use the school checker

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bartram & Co , Towcester

Town Hall Watling Street East, Towcester, NN12 6BS

01327 611010 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.

Floorplans

View in fullscreen
Master Floorplan Image
Master Floorplan Image

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bartram & Co , Towcester

Town Hall Watling Street East, Towcester, NN12 6BS

01327 611010 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.

Map & Street View

Nearest station

  • Wolverton (9.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bartram & Co , Towcester

Town Hall Watling Street East, Towcester, NN12 6BS

01327 611010 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.

Disclaimer - Property reference 100284002412. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Bartram & Co , Towcester. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* Average speeds are based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on comparethemarket.com. Speed can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to your property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. You should have the right to exit your contract without penalty if this happens. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.