Savills | Church Lane, Hellidon, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 6GD | Properties for sale
4,618 sq ft(429.03 sq m)
Guide price £1,300,000

Church LaneHellidon, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 6GD

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Indoor swimming pool and leisure complex.
  • Outbuildings with the potential to convert subject to planning.
  • Landscaped gardens in all about 0.88 acres.
  • Driveway parking for several vehicles.
  • Character features and large reception rooms.
  • High ceilings and views all around of gardens.

A substantial family home with landscaped gardens, outbuildings, garaging and indoor swimming pool.

About this property

  • Little Court is an intriguing house with origins thought to date back from 1600s.
    Surprisingly not listed it has had all the windows replaced, however is full of character and charm retaining many of its original features including, exposed beams, original wood doors, fire surrounds, oak floors, and open fire places and the original servant bell system which is a still in working order. The house benefits from having been re wired re plumbed throughout with Cat 5 cabling and super-fast broadband ideal for working from home. There are several
    outbuildings including stabling, garden stores, workshop, large double garage with electric doors and indoor leisure complex.
    There is a spacious reception hall which leads through to the sitting room with wooden panelling, oak flooring and wood burning stove. The dining room and drawing room, both have fireplaces and have exceptionally high ceilings with dual aspect views across the front and rear gardens, both exceedingly suitable rooms for entertaining large family groups and friends. The kitchen is large enough to seat a dining room table , with aga and views over the garden. The adjoining
    conservatory makes for a lovely dining space or seating area to relax and take in the views. There is a spacious utility room and cloakroom adjacent to this.
    On the second floor are 4 large bedrooms 1 en suite and another shower room and bathroom. The room being used as a study with built in bookshelves would make an equally lovely bedroom 7. There is a beautiful landing library developed to take advantage of the large landing space available creating another reception space ideal for children to use as an upstairs sitting room, or study/play area. On the second floor there are two further bedrooms within the eves with views across the gardens and countryside beyond.
    Indoor leisure complex has a heated swimming pool, shower room, changing rooms and WC with space for a gym. The outbuildings could be converted, subject to planning into a number of different uses as there are stables, workshop, stores and large double garage with studio space above which would make a fantastic home office. All of the this is
    situated within beautiful landscaped gardens, with lawns, mature trees and shrubs, in about 0.88 of an acre.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

This house has it all, a feeling of being remote yet within the village with its own leisure complex, private gardens and the potential to create a home office which has Cat 5 cabling.

Sophie GannonProperty agent

Local information

  • Hellidon is a small rural village situated in attractive rolling south Northamptonshire countryside. The village amenities include a public house, sub-post office and parish Church with more extensive facilities found nearby at Daventry and Banbury market towns.
  • There are a number of supermarkets including a Waitrose, doctor's surgeries, Leisure Centre and schooling. Rugby, Northampton, Coventry, Leamington Spa and Milton Keynes are all within easy reach for more extensive requirements. There is a wide selection of schools in the area including Bilton Grange Prep School in
  • Dunchurch, Winchester House in Brackley, Arnold Lodge and Kingsley High School for Girls in Leamington Spa, Warwick Prep and Public School and Northampton High School. There is an exceptional communication network with the M1, M6, M40 and M45 all within close proximity and mainline trains run from Rugby to London Euston and from Banbury to London Marylebone. Local racecourses include Warwick and Stratford upon Avon, polo at Rugby, Stoneleigh and Stoneythorpe. Golf courses are nearby at Staverton and Hellidon Lakes, as well as fishing and sailing at Draycote Water.

Additional information

  • Daventry 5 miles • Rugby 15 miles (Intercity trains to London Euston from 55 mins) • Northampton 18 miles
  • Leamington Spa 15 miles Banbury 15 miles (Intercity trains to London Marylebone from 55 mins)
  • M1 (J16) 10.8 miles • M40 (J11) 14 miles (Distances and times approx.)
  • Directions: From Banbury take the A423 Southam Road. Just after the Warf Inn at Fenny Compton take the right turn to Wormleighton. Turn left to Priors Hardwick and on to Priors Marston. At the T junction turn left. Then turn right onto Hellidon road. Turn left onto Priors Marston road past The Lakes. Drive into the village to Church Lane. The property is on the corner between Church Lane and Coxs Lane.
  • EPC Rating = F