Gray Lane, Halam, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG22 8AL | Property for sale | Savills
360 sq m(3,875 sq ft)
Guide price £1,950,000

Gray LaneHalam, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG22 8AL

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Immaculately presented architect designed home
  • Extensive outbuildings and garaging
  • Superb private village setting
  • Glorious grounds and gardens of about 3.62 acres
  • Southwell Minster School catchment village

Superb individual architect designed country house in an outstanding location within a Southwell Minster school catchment village

About this property

  • There is a spacious reception hall with a tiled floor and low level lighting on sensor controls in part, with an oak staircase rising to the first floor. The expansive hall opens through the principal accommodation with double doors to the dining room, family room and access through to the principal sitting room and the side office/study.

    Dining room set to the side of the house with twin bays and
    delightful open aspect and views across to Norwood Park Golf
    Club. There is a return door to the kitchen family room.
    Separate study with a wide bay window, fitted desks and storage units, data rack and a range of cupboards. There is a separate cloakroom with a tiled floor and wall hung low suite W.C and a wall hung wash hand basin.

    Sitting room set to the side of house of fine proportions with an aspect onto the terrace and access through wide bi-folding doors. This is a double aspect room with hardwood plank flooring and a bespoke raised wood burning stove set in a brick surround. There are deep picture windows allowing views across the paddock and open countryside beyond.

    The L shaped kitchen breakfast room and family room is simply a stunning space with tiled flooring throughout and skillfully planned to create separate kitchen zone, breakfast
    room and family room. Family room and built-in entertainment wall housing surround sound and with bi-fold doors leading out to the side entertaining terrace and gardens beyond. The expansive kitchen area boasts a four oven electric Aga
    with angled Elica extractor over, twin drawer built-in Fisher and Paykel dishwasher. Fisher and Paykel built-in double refrigerator and freezer, twin inset sinks. Central island unit with granite tops and discreet built-in breakfast bar.

    The breakfast area is within a vaulted ceiling area, cathedral windows and with wide bi-fold doors looking out onto and with access to the gardens.

    Utility and boot room off the kitchen with deep stainless steel sink unit with plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer, built-in cupboards including wine refrigerator, separate cloaks area with automatic/remote Velux.

    Cloakroom with wall hung W.C and wall hung wash hand basin.

    The first floor is approached by a dog-leg staircase with low level lighting to the first floor landing on motion sensor and principal bedroom suite set to the side of the property with very spacious double bedroom area with vaulted ceiling, hardwood flooring and wonderful views from the double aspect windows.

    A separate dressing area/room with high quality range of fully fitted wardrobes leading through to a luxurious large en suite bathroom with high quality appliances as fitted throughout the property with Villeroy & Boch sanitary ware and Hansgrohe taps and hardware. Freestanding bath with digital tap controls, built-in TV and a carefully conceived and delivered horizontal slit window allowing wonderful views across the gardens and paddock to the westerly sunsets.

    Wall hung low suite W.C and twin wash hand basins. Stunning walk-in shower area with remote control digital shower to the rainfall and hand held showers. There is a deep built-in cupboard off the principal bedroom with storage and Helver lighting hardware system.

    There are three generous double bedrooms at first floor level each with fitted wardrobes and high quality fully fitted built-in shower rooms with individual designs and layout.

    The second floor landing houses extensive storage, the Helios air circulating fan and filtration system circulating refreshed air throughout the property. A further generous bedroom with Velux windows, one converting to an internal balcony, fitted wardrobes and cupboards and loft store.

    Separate high quality bathroom with Villeroy and Boch corner bath, wall hung WC and wall hung wash hand basin and large walk-

    The property is located set towards the top of Gray Lane and has a remote controlled private gated entrance to an lluminated driveway leading to courtyard parking and turning area. Beyond this is a further courtyard area which leads to a range of garaging together with a large timber summerhouse. Part of the original outhouses have been converted into a cinema room/entertainment room.

    Around the property is generous paving with mature stocked borders. Built in plant room housing the Danfoss ground source heat pump and storage with two substantial water tanks plus a further buffer tank.

    The solar PV panels are set to the rear of the garage and stable block. Around the property are generous lawns leading down to a woodland area set to the front of the property.

    The main paddock is set to the side of the house with direct access and useful timber field shelter with power and water supply to the paddock.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

I love this stunning individual architect designed family home finished to exacting standards with a host of high tech installations

Ian MarriottProperty agent

Local information

  • The pretty village of Halam is a civil parish located in the Newark and Sherwood district of Nottinghamshire and has a population in the region of 500.
  • Halam has a church located not that far from the property. The church of St Michael's is a Norman church and is dated from about 1100. The local village primary school Halam C of E Primary is also within walking distance of the property and is rated good by Ofsted.
  • In the nearby picturesque town of Southwell you will find Southwell Minster with it newly refurbished visitors centre and cafe. The Minster itself is over 900 years old and features a Norman Nave, a magnificent Angel window and stone carvings of the "Leaves of Southwell". Southwell is known as the jewel in Nottingham's crown is only 1 mile away. This market town offers a range of bespoke shops and restaurants, including antique and boutique shops.
  • Southwell also has a selection of schools which range from good to excellent in their Ofsted ratings including the Minster school which regularly achieves the highest GCSE and A Level results in the Nottinghamshire's schools league table.
  • There are private bus services from Halam, serving the local independent schools of: Nottingham High, Nottingham High School for girls, Hollygirt, Wellow and Worksop College.
  • With regular bus services running 7 days a week, you will find all your daily needs only a short journey away; from Newark you can catch the fast train and be in London within 70 minutes.
  • Nottingham can also be found 15 miles south east which offers a wide range of shops, bars, restaurants and recreational facilities.
  • A host of high tech installations form part of the property including a ground source heat system providing central heating and domestic hot water by Danfoss with underfloor heating throughout. There is 10kw PV feed-in tariff system. Throughout the house is a heat recovery system allowing filtered air to be delivered into the house throughout the year. CAT 5 wiring is also installed throughout the house plus a home Sonos system and Helva programmable lighting system, again throughout the property. The construction of the house is to a very high insulation standard and the setting is quite delightful.

Additional information

  • Newark & Sherwood District Council
  • Band G
  • EPC Rating: C
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: G