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Guide price £5,000($6,312)

Thornby NN6Thornby, NN6

  • Part furnished

Key features

  • Elegant Country House
  • Historic Property with Period Features Throughout
  • Extensive Accomodation
  • Attractive Rural Location
  • Landscaped Gardens including a Woodland Area
  • Viewing Highly Recommended

Elegant Country House Set In Private Grounds. Thornby Grange dated back from the end of the 19th Century and was originally built as a "hunting box". This prope

About this property

  • Detailed Description

    A unique opportunity to rent this historic Edwardian Country House. This detached property is accessed via a shared private country road and offers ample parking. The accommodation is arranged over 3 floors with the additional benefit of a cellar. The accommodation includes:

    GROUND FLOOR: Lobby, Cloakroom, Reception Hall, Four Reception Rooms off the Reception Hall, Conservatory, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility and Pantry. Beyond are a number of Store Rooms, Secondary Kitchen, Rear Hall and Integral Garage; FIRST FLOOR: Eight Double Bedrooms and Four Bathrooms. A Self Contained Kitchen and Sitting Room; SECOND FLOOR: Billiards room, Eight Further Bedrooms, Two Bathrooms and Linen Room.

    Attached to the house are Two Single Garages, Gardener's Room and WC.

    The house was built as a "hunting box" and was reputedly rented for two seasons by the Duke and Duchess of York, later King George V1 and Queen Elizabeth.


    The impressive well maintained landscaped garden surrounds the property, including a rose garden, terrace area, water feature and woodland area. There also some further garden stores and a potting shed.


    RENT: In the region of £5,000 per calendar month including grounds maintenance, exclusive of all other outgoings

    DEPOSIT: £6,900 payable prior to commencement of the tenancy

    Property is offered on a Residential Tenancy for a minimum term of 1 year. Longer term available by separate negotiation. Pets by approval only. The property will be let part furnished.


    Property benefits from mains electricity and oil-fired central heating. The range cooker is supplied by Calor gas bottles. Water is provided from a shared private spring supply. Private septic tank.

    Band H: £3,410.44 payable to Daventry District Council in 2019/20


    Viewing strictly by appointment only, with the letting agents.

Local information

  • Thornby Grange is located south-west from the village of Thornby and is accessed via a shared private road. Thornby Grange is located approximately 1 mile away from the A5199. The village of Guilsborough is located approximately 1.8 miles south-west of the property. Local Market Towns include Rugby approximately 14.7 miles east of the property, Northampton approximately 12.2 miles south-east of the property, Market Harborough approximately 13.3 miles north-east of the property and Kettering approximately 17.3 miles east of the property .
  • Road links include the A14 dual carriageway which links the A1, M1 and M6. Mainline train services run from Rugby train station (approximately 51 minutes to London Euston).