Beckingham House, Sleaford Road, Beckingham, Lincoln, LN5 0RF | Property for sale | Savills
4,201 sq ft(390.29 sq m)
Guide price £725,000

Beckingham HouseSleaford Road, Beckingham, Lincoln, LN5 0RF

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Substantial five bedroom family house
  • Set on an elevated position with far reaching views
  • Indoor swimming pool complex
  • Over 4,800 square feet including pool room and integral garage
  • Gardens and grounds
  • Sought after village location

A five bedroom family home with great potential in charming rural location set in 1.29 acres with 4.97 acre paddock

About this property

  • Situated in a generous plot of about 1.29 acres next to the church in the heart of Beckingham is this substantial family home. Subject to obtaining the necessary consents which would make an exceptional redevelopment project for potentially more than one dwelling. Although the property is somewhat dated internally and would benefit from some cosmetic improvements, it has some lovely features such as decorative cornicing and exposed brick walls which add character. The room sizes are excellent throughout and there is great versatility to the floor plan, which has a sprawling layout and extends to a most impressive 4242 sq ft. Highlights include three very generous reception rooms, excellent storage and a fabulous leisure facility featuring a bar, indoor swimming pool and space for gym equipment. The house is set within idyllic gardens and also enjoys views over the surrounding countryside.

    The property is entered via a wide hall with convenient WC and cloakroom, which leads through to the three receptions and kitchen. This includes a substantial drawing room, a sitting room/snug and a good-size formal dining room, with the adjoining kitchen also having space for a table and chairs for informal meals. The ancillary rooms including a useful pantry, boiler room and utility room, plus a rear hall leading to a study and three external storage rooms. From the drawing room a hallway leads to the garden room where there is a swimming pool inset within a large terrace, which has access to a shower room and wc.

    The house is set on a private road over a shared access behind a gated gravel driveway which encircles a parcel of lawn at the front, with additional parking found in an integral double garage. Mature trees provide some seclusion and a paved patio provides an ideal spot to entertain and enjoy the uninterrupted views over open countryside.

    Paddock of about 4.97 acres

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

This large family home has so much potential, the combination of available space and the setting with those views make for a very exciting project

Roo FisherProperty agent

Local information

  • Surrounded by stunning Lincolnshire countryside, Beckingham is a pretty village on the River Witham with a Grade I parish church dating to the 13th century which the property overlooks. Sir William Robertson Academy is the closest secondary school located approximately 6 miles away. Beckingham is located approximately five miles east of the market town of Newark-on-Trent, with its hospital, superstores and other daily amenities, and 19 miles south of the historic cathedral city of Lincoln, which provides many practical and cultural amenities including a comprehensive range of shops, restaurants, theatre, cinemas and highly regarded schools. Rail stations in both towns provide direct links to London with a journey time of approximately just over one hour and twenty minutes, while the A17 and A1 are also easily accessible.
  • Disclaimer: All journey times and distances are approximate.

Additional information

  • North Kesteven District Council = G
  • Photographs taken March 2022
  • Directions: Take the A17 east, past Newark Golf Course, turning off into Beckingham village. As the road bears to the left, carry straight on onto Chapel Street and at the junction with Hillside and Sleaford Road there is a small tree lined lane on the boundary of the church which leads to Beckingham House.
  • EPC Rating: F
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: G