Savills | Byfield, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 6YJ | Property for sale
4,930 sq ft(458.01 sq m)
Guide price £975,000

ByfieldDaventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 6YJ

  • Under offer

Key features

  • For sale by Informal Tender. Closing date for bids is midday on Friday 11th February 2022
  • Farmhouse in rural setting in need to modernisation
  • One of four properties within a courtyard setting
  • Extensive range of traditional and modern farm buildings
  • Paddock grazing
  • In all about 22.89 acres

A desirable rural opportunity.

About this property

  • A rare and highly sought after opportunity comprising a period farmhouse and former dairy, an extensive range of traditional and modern farm buildings, land and woodland.

    Lying in a rural setting, the farmhouse is of stone construction under a pitch tiled roof. The house offers various period features including open fireplaces, exposed timbers, four and six panel internal doors, flagstones and timber floor boards.
    Two staircases allow for versatile living. Adjoining the farmhouse is the former dairy offering scope for improvement and incorporation within the farmhouse.
    About 4,930 sq ft gross internal floor area.
    There are level, walled gardens to the south laid to lawn.
    Ample hard standing parking.
    Various traditional outbuildings including pigeon house, office, stores, tractor shed, coal and wood stores. There are further more modern farm buildings including a five bay implement barn, four bay steel portal frame general purpose barn, former cattery and various timber stores.
    Stock proof and post and rail fenced paddock grazing. Woodland comprising predominately Ash trees. Pond.
    The property is in need of comprehensive modernisation and offers scope to be altered and improved subject to the relevant consents.
    About 18.87 acres.

    Seven bay steel framed Dutch barn (105ft by 27.5ft). Paddock grazing.
    About 4.02 acres.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

This got me really excited - it has an amazing setting and bags of potential. What a rarity!

Nick RudgeProperty agent

Local information

  • Byfield is a thriving village on the borders of south Northamptonshire, north Oxfordshire and south Warwickshire.
  • The village has good local facilities including a village shop/post office, garage, medical centre, primary school, public house, tennis club, cricket club, bowls club, village hall and parish church.
  • Nearby market towns of Daventry (Waitrose) and Banbury (Sainsburys and Tesco's) provide more extensive facilities.
  • Communication is good with the M40 motorway (J11) at Banbury about 9 miles and M1 (J 16) Upper Heyford about 12 miles and intercity rail from Banbury to London/Marylebone peak time about 56 minutes.
  • Independent schools in the area include prep: - Winchester House, (Brackley), Beachborough, (Westbury), The Carrdus, (Overthorpe) and Bilton Grange (Dunchurch); Public schools are Bloxham and Tudor Hall, (Bloxham), Stowe, Rugby and Princethorpe (Nr Leamington), Warwick and King's High (Warwick).
  • Sporting facilities in the area include golf at Hellidon, Tadmarton and Middleton Cheney; horse racing at Stratford-upon-Avon and Warwick; motor racing at Silverstone; full indoor sports complexes at Banbury and Daventry; Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon are both within reach for excellent cultural facilities.
  • Distances and times are approximate.

Additional information

  • The property is for sale by Informal Tender. All offers are to be received in writing. A sales letter is available upon request.
  • EPC Rating = F
  • Tenure = Freehold