Bentons are delighted to offer for sale this substantial period property situated in the well regarded and highly sought after village location of Barsby.The property was constructed in 1791 and occupies a generous corner plot position with established gardens and carport/store. (contd...) Read more
Bentons are delighted to offer for sale this substantial period property situated in the well regarded and highly sought after village location of Barsby.The property was constructed in 1791 and occupies a generous corner plot position with established gardens and carport/store.The accommodation briefly comprises dining hall with feature cast iron fireplace, living room with feature cast iron fireplace, kitchen/breakfast room, rear lobby, ground floor cloakroom/WC, rear entrance lobby, utility room, study/family room, three very generous double bedrooms and fitted family bathroom.The property also benefits from gas fired central heating, established rear gardens, stone covered driveway providing ample off road parking and leading to an open car port and store.The property also boasts a wealth of original character features to include cast iron fireplaces, exposed beams and latched wooden doors where stated.Planning permission has also been grantedto increase the size of the ground floor and first floor and create a fourth double bedroom with en-suite and an additional living room.The proposed plans are displayed later in the brochure and are available to view on Melton Borough Council website (Ref. No. 16/00050/FULHH.The property is also offered for sale with no upward chain.Properties such as this are very rarely available, therefore an early viewing is considered essential to avoid disappointment.
AccommodationThe property is entered via a door into:
Dining Hall14'7" (4.45m) x 11'6" (3.5m) + stair recess.With stairs rising to the first floor landing with exposed wooden balustrades and handrail with stripped pine panelling and stripped pine door giving access to a useful understairs storage cupboard, feature cast iron fireplace with wooden surround, original built-in cupboard with shelving, radiator, window to the front aspect, door and steps down to the living room and stripped pine door giving access to the kitchen/breakfast room.
Living Room14'2" max x 14'9" (4.32m max x 4.5m).Having windows to the side and rear aspect.The rear aspect window giving a particular pleasant view over the rear garden, feature cast iron fireplace set in a brick surround, radiator and obscure glazed panelled door to:
Rear LobbyHaving a window to the side aspect, door to the ground floor cloakroom/WC and steps and stripped pine latched wooden door giving access to the kitchen/breakfast room.
Cloakroom/WCHaving a white two piece suite comprising low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin, radiator and obscure glazed window to the side aspect.
Breakfast Kitchen14'5" max x 15' (4.4m max x 4.57m).There is a good range of base level storage units, wooden work surfaces with inset Belfast sink with mixer tap over, feature tiled splashbacks, windows to the front and rear, built-in corner cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.There is a central range cooker, however this is not in working order.Heavily beamed ceiling, radiator and breakfast bar.Door to:
Rear Entrance LobbyHaving a glazed panelled door giving access to the rear garden, radiator and door to utility room and study/family room.
Utility RoomFitted with base and wall units, one and a half bowl in with mixer tap, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble drer, tiled flooring, floor mounted gasfired central heating boiler with thermostat control to side and gas meter.
Study/Family Room10'7" x 13'10" (3.23m x 4.22m).This is a flexible reception room ideal as a study or family room with a large exposed ceiling beam, access to a large loft space via a pull down ladder and windows to both the front and rear.
First Floor LandingHaving a window to the side aspect, access to roof space, further window to the side aspect and doors to all bedrooms and bathroom.
Bedroom One14'6" max x 15' (4.42m max x 4.57m).Having a window to the front aspect, additional window to the rear aspect which benefits from a spectacular view over the rear garden, feature cast iron fireplace, picture rail and fitted oak wardrobe.
Bedroom Two11'10" x 14'8" (3.6m x 4.47m).Having a window to the front aspect, feature cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth, built-in cupboard with shelving, radiator, TV aerial point and telephone point.
Bedroom Three14'6" x 12'6" (4.42m x 3.8m).With window to the side aspect, additional window to the rear aspect with spectacular view over the rear garden and open countryside beyond, picture rail, radiator and feature cast iron fireplace.
Family BathroomA very nicely fitted white three piece suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and panelled bath with Mira shower over and shower screen.Tiled splashbacks,radiator, wall mounted light and shaver point and windows to the side and rear.
OutsideThe front of the property is accessed via a wrought iron gate with substantial brick walling to the front and side.There is a pedestrian gate to the front of the property and a wide pathway to the entrance door and to the rear garden.
The garden is currently a blank canvas and divided into lawned areas and a large gravelled driveway and paved patio.There is newly constructed fencing to the rear and an outside tap.
The driveway is accessed via an electric five bar gate with multiple parking spaces.There is access to a brick built carport and a useful store.