Excellent versatile living
Spacious 17th century Grade II listed village farmhouse with later additions.
Recently extensively improved and updated to provide a stylish family home. Given the property's age and architecture, the house offers well-proportioned principal rooms with generous ceiling heights, all creating a real sense of space and light.
Wealth of period features including open fireplaces, sash windows (many with working shutters and seats), attractive Jacobean oak staircase, exposed timbers, oak floor boards, flagstones, four panel internal doors and part panelling.
Recent additions include a kitchen with a Chalon island with integrated dish washer and black granite work surface, modern lighting, large inglenook housing a four oven Aga. A large opening leads into the dining room making for lovely informal entertaining. Beyond is a separate larder room with fitted cupboards and shelves.
Drawing room with access by either of two doors, carved stone open fireplace, painted period wood panelling throughout.
The bedroom layout offers versatility with bedroom seven being currently used as a study and formerly a dressing room with extensive fitted cupboards.
Generous modern family bathroom with honed limestone floor/wall tiles and under-floor heating installed by Fired Earth, roll top bath, wet shower and bath area, twin wash basins, all under a semi-vaulted ceiling with part exposed A frame.
Second floor bedrooms ideal for children with a fitted desk/computer area (with separate phone line) with cupboards on landing and bathroom.
Adjacent to the main house is a delightful detached stone barn comprising two offices, games room, garaging and log store. The barn has three phase power, separate central heating system, wood burning stove and offers scope for other uses subject to the relevant consents.
There are level and partly walled gardens to the rear predominately laid to lawn interspersed with extensive flower and herbaceous borders, fruit trees and climbers. Various gravel or stone terraces
Two pedestrian gates lead to Chapel Lane.
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I was really struck by the lovely historical charm this house offers plus the former coach house offers so much extra space and scope.Nick Rudge