*** BEAUTIFUL FAMILY HOME *** APPROXIMATELY 1/2 ACRE PLOT *** SUPERB 20ft HIGH ATRIUM ROOM *** LARGE PRIVATE GARDEN ***
VIEWING IS ABSOLUTELY ESSENTIAL of this CHARMING FOUR BEDROOM, THREE BATHROOM family residence set in the SMALL PICTURESQUE VILLAGE of Upper Stowe. Only once inside will you fully appreciate the charm and character as well as the PRACTICAL LAYOUT of the property. The focal point of the house is a 20ft HIGH ATRIUM ROOM which offers a FIRST FLOOR RECEPTION OVERLOOKING THE LOVELY GARDEN with STAINLESS STEEL AND GLASS BALCONY with steps to the garden, further features include LARGE INGLENOOK FIREPLACE, oak flooring and oak doors, split level staircase, LOVELY KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM and superb bathroom and ensuites. Outside the LARGE MATURE GARDEN offers a HIGH DEGREE OF PRIVACY, a DOUBLE GARAGE WORKSHOP and SUMMER HOUSE/OFFICE. Fast Find 11444 Energy Rating - E
10-12 Oxford Street, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 4AD
Telephone: 01327 311 222
Fax: 01327 879 579
*** BEAUTIFUL FAMILY HOME *** APPROXIMATELY 1/2 ACRE PLOT *** SUPERB 20ft HIGH ATRIUM ROOM *** LARGE PRIVATE GARDEN ***
VIEWING IS ABSOLUTELY ESSENTIAL of this CHARMING FOUR BEDROOM, THREE BATHROOM family residence set in the SMALL PICTURESQUE VILLAGE of Upper Stowe. Only once inside will you fully appreciate the charm and character as well as the PRACTICAL LAYOUT of the property. The focal point of the house is a 20ft HIGH ATRIUM ROOM which offers a FIRST FLOOR RECEPTION OVERLOOKING THE LOVELY GARDEN with STAINLESS STEEL AND GLASS BALCONY with steps to the garden, further features include LARGE INGLENOOK FIREPLACE, oak flooring and oak doors, split level staircase, LOVELY KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM and superb bathroom and ensuites. Outside the LARGE MATURE GARDEN offers a HIGH DEGREE OF PRIVACY, a DOUBLE GARAGE WORKSHOP and SUMMER HOUSE/OFFICE. Fast Find 11444 Energy Rating – E
Entered – Via a painted timber door with outside courtesy light to one side, into:
Entrance Hall – 11’7″ x 8’1″ plus 6’4″ x 3′ (3.53m x 2.46m plus 1.93m x 0.91m) – A good size central hallway which sets the scene for this lovely family home as you enter. Full of charm and character the entrance hall has a part vaulted ceiling with exposed oak beams, finished with oak flooring and pine skirting, foot of split level staircase rising to first floor with an ornate feature fireplace to one side with a large oak lintel, further character is given by an exposed natural stone wall with inserted reclaimed timber railing, inset downlighters, Upvc double glazed window, double panel radiator, oak latch door through to lounge, glazed one and a half oak doors giving access to the kitchen, further oak latched door to cloakroom.
Cloakroom – 6’7″ x 3’4″ (2.01m x 1.02m) – A beautifully fitted cloakroom which is finished with Travertine tiled floor with pine Torus skirting, feature wall tiling to two walls with a free standing Laufen wash hand basin and concealed cistern WC, oak door giving access to understairs storage cupboard, two wall light points.
Kitchen/Family Room – 20’11″ reducing to 9′ x 16’11″ reducing to 7’2″ (6.38m reducing to 2.74m x 5.16m reducing to 2.18m) – A good size L shaped kitchen/family room which is laid out with kitchen to one end with a central island unit and a dining area to the other end. The kitchen is fitted with an ample range of both base and eye level units finished with oak fronted doors and drawers with granite work surfaces to two walls with matching upstand and window sills. The central island unit offers a breakfast bar with space for two bar stools and also houses the inset Neff halogen hob with stainless canopy extractor fan over and built in stainless steel double oven. Inset Franke stainless steel one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with swan neck mixer tap, built in Neff dishwasher, space for American style fridge/freezer, eye level stainless steel double oven. Again the room is finished with Travertine tiled floor throughout, into the Kitchen dining area there are exposed oak beams to the ceiling with added character given by an ornate feature fireplace to one wall with oak mantel, Upvc double glazed window to front aspect with double panel radiator under, second double panel radiator, two further Upvc double glazed windows to rear and side aspects as well as a Upvc double glazed door to garden. Oak latched door through to utility and sliding glazed oak door leads through to the dining room.
Utility Room – 10’11″ x 5’8″ (3.33m x 1.73m) – A very practical and good size utility which is fitted with an ample range of base and eye level units to two walls with a solid block oak work surface over, finished with quarry tiled floor and skirting, 6′ vertical heated towel rail, vaulted ceiling with double glazed Velux skylight, two Upvc double glazed windows to two aspects, inset Belfast sink, floor standing Potterton boiler and Upvc double glazed door leading to rear garden.
Dining/Sitting Room – 19’6″ x 12’4″ (5.94m x 3.76m) – A very good size room which takes advantage of the atrium ceiling to one end with a glazed and stainless steel gallery with oak hand rail overlooking the dining area. Double glazed Sunfold triple panel sliding doors leading to the patio with further Upvc double glazed windows either side. Again finished with oak flooring and Torus skirting, two feature vertical radiators, solid oak glazed bi-fold doors lead to the:
Lounge – 20’11″ x 18’1″ to fireplace reducing to 13’3″ (6.38m x 5.51m to fireplace reducing to 4.04m) – Once again a superb room with the focal point being the large Inglenook style fireplace with exposed local stonework, 9′ wide timber lintel with a feature Vermont cast iron multi-fuel burner set on a marble tiled hearth with lighting within the Inglenook. The room is given added character by exposed oak beams to the ceiling, wall light points, Upvc double glazed bay window to front aspect, further Upvc double glazed window to rear aspect. Directly opposite the Inglenook is a further feature made of a former chimney breast with exposed stonework forming a decorative arch.
First Floor: – Access to the first floor is given via a staircase which splits midway and leads off in three directions. The landing measures 22’8″ in width with a high vaulted ceiling measuring 12’8″. A superb gallery landing with a stainless steel and glass balustrade with oak handrail overlooking the dining area. Two high level cupboards provides storage into the attic space. All the upstairs rooms are accessed by latched oak doors. The stairs then continue to:
First Floor Sitting Room – 20’5″ including stairs x 12’7″ (6.22m including stairs x 3.84m) – A lovely first floor reception room which takes full advantage of the lovely views across the rear garden via Upvc double glazed Sunfold triple panel sliding doors opening out onto the balcony. Given added character by a vaulted ceiling with part exposed oak A frame. Finished with oak floor, two 6′ vertical feature radiators, two double glazed Velux skylights. Again the gallery looks over the dining area and through into the lounge.
Balcony: – Constructed of stainless steel with glazed balustrade with a decked floor with steps leading into the garden.
Master Bedroom – 13’10″ max x 11’6″ (4.22m max x 3.51m) – A lovely master bedroom, again taking full advantage of the lovely views across the garden via Upvc double glazed double opening French style doors with a stainless steel and glazed panel. Additional Upvc double glazed window to rear aspect with oak window board. Given added character by a part vaulted ceiling, double panel radiator, oak latched door through to:
Ensuite – 9’3″ inc shower x 3’10″ (2.82m inc shower x 1.17m) – A lovely refitted ensuite comprising of a three piece suite of shower cubicle with glass door, Laufen wash hand basin with vanity unit and concealed cistern WC. Full feature tiling to all walls and floor, heated chrome towel rail, shaver point, inset downlighters, extractor fan.
Bedroom Two – 14’1″ reducing to 10’10″ x 8’10″ (4.29m reducing to 3.30m x 2.69m) – Upvc double glazed window to front aspect with a double panel radiator under, Torus skirting, oak latched door to:
Ensuite – 7’8″ x 5’8″ (2.34m x 1.73m) – Fitted with a three piece suite comprising of shower cubicle with glass door, Laufen corner wash hand basin and concealed cistern WC, feature tiling to all walls and floor, oak latched door to airing cupboard which houses the Santon Premier unvented hot water cylinder, heated chrome towel rail, inset downlighters, shaver point, extractor fan, Upvc double glazed window to front aspect.
Bedroom Three – 13’3″ x 9’5″ (4.04m x 2.87m) – Again with Upvc double glazed double opening French style doors to the rear aspect overlooking the garden with a stainless steel and glazed panel, second Upvc double glazed window, part vaulted ceiling, double panel radiator, Torus skirting.
Bedroom Four – 10’11″ x 10’6″ (3.33m x 3.20m) – A fourth double bedroom with a Upvc double glazed window to front aspect with double panel radiator under, Torus skirting.
Family Bathroom – 11’11″ x 7’8″ (3.63m x 2.34m) – A beautifully presented and very good size family bathroom given added character by a part sloped ceiling. Fitted with a five piece suite comprising of inset enamelled steel oversize bath with pull out flexi-hose shower attachment, double width shower cubicle with both fixed head and flexihose shower and glass shower screen, large Laufen wash hand basin and vanity unit, concealed cistern WC and concealed cistern bidet. Finished with tiled floor and feature wall tiling, 6′ vertical heated towel rail, shaver point, underfloor electric heating, high level glazed window to the landing providing additional light, Upvc double glazed window to front aspect, extractor fan.
Front: – An attractive frontage which is mainly laid to lawn with a natural stone 2′ high retaining wall. Within the lawn are ornate curved pathways with pedestrian access to the garden to one side via a wrought iron gate and a paved driveway to the other side providing off road parking for two vehicles which in turns leading to double gates which then provides additional enclosed parking. Pedestrian gated access to the side of the driveway to rear garden.
Rear: – A beautiful and good size rear garden which measures approximately 235ft. The garden offers a high degree of privacy and is not overlooked from any sides. Enclosed to all sides by 8′ hedged boundaries and a part stone wall to the rear boundary. Given a mature feel by a lovely Weeping Willow tree, a large Ash and Silver Cedar, a further selection of fruit trees, shrubs and bushes add to the feel of the garden which incorporates an orchard. Directly behind the property is a natural stone patio which runs the full width of the house with wide steps leading to the the lawned area with curved natural stone retaining walls either side. Also accessing the lawn are the stainless steel stairs coming down from the first floor balcony. Once through the double opening timber gates there is further cobbled paved parking for two vehicles which in turn leads to the detached timber built double garage. Again throughout the garden is a selection of storage areas with a brick built log store, timber summer house with a pitched tiled tiled shingled roof which is insulated and finished with power and lighting and formerly used as a garden office, glazed windows and glazed double opening doors. In addition there is a mower shed and further garden shed. To the very top left hand corner of the garden is a enclosed vegetable garden with timber bordered planting areas with gravelled walkways set into the lawn area. Greenhouse to one corner with a paved patio providing a seating area giving an idyllic view over the orchard towards the back of the house. Within the garden and under a timber pergola which is covered with mature vines and wisteria is a lovely gravelled seating area with exposed brick walling and electric lighting. A decked seating area is outside the garden room/office, ideal for outside entertaining. Behind the wall is a concealed area which houses the bunded plastic oil tank.
Double Garage – A timber constructed double garage finished with a pitched tiled cedar shingled roof with twin double opening doors. Glazed windows and personnel door to side aspect. The garage is fitted with power and lighting.
Notes – The property is wired with CAT5 Ethernet cables for Computer Networking with wall outlets in most rooms
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