The Stone Barn
Olney Park, Yardley Road, Olney, Buckinghamshire, MK46 5EJ
£1,500,000Offers in excess of
- Stone built detached barn conversion
- Five bedrooms; four en suite
- Four reception rooms
- Kitchen/breakfast/family room
- Exposed beams and stonework
- Extensive courtyard parking
- Established gardens
- Countryside views
A stone built five bedroom detached barn conversion with four en suites, and off street parking, set in a private location on the edge of Olney with countryside views.
The original barn dates back to 1780 and was converted 12 years ago. It now offers light and airy accommodation with character features such as exposed beams and stonework combined with modern fixtures and fittings including underfloor heating throughout. There is over 4,700 sq. ft of, versatile accommodation including a reception hallway with a vaulted ceiling, a triple aspect sitting room with a feature fireplace, a snug, and a 48 ft., conservatory with one side consisting of doors and windows overlooking the garden. There is also a fitted kitchen/breakfast/family room, a utility room, an office, a boot/boiler room, a bedroom and shower room, on the ground floor. On the first floor there is a vaulted galleried landing leading to the master bedroom which has fitted wardrobes spanning one wall, a dressing room with further fitted wardrobes, and an en suite modern bathroom. There are three further en suite bedrooms.
The light and airy kitchen/breakfast area has a range of modern high gloss units with Corian work surfaces and a central island incorporating two sinks with mixer taps. Built-in appliances include a four oven Aga with an electric cooker to the side, a steam oven, a microwave, a dishwasher, a wine cooler, an American style fridge/freezer and a breakfast bar with a stainless two drawer fridge under. Tiled flooring continues into the family area which has space for a dining table and chairs and sofas.
The hallway has a high panelled glazed entrance with a vaulted ceiling with cross beams and exposed beams. There is an oak staircase, a stone built fireplace with an open fire, and quarry tiled flooring.
There is extensive off street parking at the front leading to a lawned area with shrub borders adjacent to the farmland. There is also a vegetable plot, a stream, and a greenhouse. The walled courtyard garden has raised beds with shrubs and flowers, a pond, and a shingled area.
The town of Olney has a range of shops, pubs and restaurants, a weekly market and a monthly farmers market. There are clubs for football, rugby, tennis, cricket and bowls and it is less than a mile from Emberton Country Park. The property is in the catchment for Olney Infant Academy, Olney Middle school, and Ousedale secondary school, with further schooling available at the Harpur Trust schools in Bedford.