The house has been the subject of major restoration work including reroofing with improved insulation, new central heating and wiring and complete redecoration, and remodelling of the second floor to provide study, shower room additional bedrooms and cinema room.
The restoration has preserved all the character and period features of the house, whilst being decorated in contemporary style and colour schemes.
The property offers generously proportioned accommodation including elegant reception rooms creating superb entertaining spaces and large bedrooms. Character features include flagstone floors, high ceilings, deep skirtings and architraves, window shutters and the original bells.
There is an impressive entrance hall with doors leading off to the various reception rooms including a drawing room with a bay window to the front with a window seat; dual aspect sitting room; elegant formal dining room and a family room.
The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of painted kitchen units with granite tops.
A conservatory is located off the kitchen and there is a useful boot room/ boiler room and separate utility.
The handsome main staircase rises to a generous landing with a further staircase to the second floor and doors leading off
to the bedrooms.
The dual aspect principal bedroom has fitted wardrobes, and open views to Guys Cliffe.
Currently bedrooms one and two and the bathroom between form a fine principal suite..
There are four further first floor double bedrooms, one with an en suite shower room. Bedroom 3 is also dual aspect. with built in wardrobe. A family bathroom and a separate wc complete the accommodation to this floor.
On the second floor there is a shower room, two large dual aspect bedrooms, south facing study and a cinema room.
Outside there are a range of brick outbuildings creating a large west facing courtyard. The outbuildings include four stores and a detached barn with garaging below, tandem carport to the side, and gym to the rear.
There is an apartment above, with kitchen, sitting room, bathroom and two bedrooms.
The property sits in gardens and grounds measuring approximately 1.2 acres.
The main area of garden is to the east side of the house screened by a privet hedge, with extensive lawns, fruit trees, shrubs and box topiary.
A gate gives access to walks over surrounding countryside.