Potcote, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8EH
£1,300,000Offers in excess of
- Five bedroom detached barn conversion
- Five reception rooms
- Four bathrooms
- Kitchen/breakfast room
- A stable block
- Three paddocks
- Double garage
- 4.8 acres in total
A stone under slate detached barn conversion with a tree lined driveway, a double garage, a stable block and approximately 4.8 acres of grounds and paddocks in a rural location.
The property extends to approximately 3,850 sq. ft. with accommodation on the ground floor including a reception hall, three principal reception rooms, a study, a games room, a kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, and a cloakroom. There are two bedrooms and a bathroom on the ground floor. The three principal double bedrooms lead off the galleried first floor landing. The master bedroom has a fully fitted dressing room with wardrobes and dressing table, and a four piece en suite with a bath and a separate shower. Bedrooms two and three both have three piece en suites, one with a bath and one with a double shower cubicle.
The dual aspect vaulted kitchen/breakfast room has French doors to the garden. There are base and wall units with quartz work surfaces and upstands over and a freestanding Rangemaster electric range cooker with induction hob and extractor fan over. There is an integrated dishwasher, an island unit and space for a six seater dining table.
Principal Reception Rooms and West Wing
The drawing room and the dining room both have feature fireplaces with log burning stoves. The triple aspect garden room is a recent extension and has underfloor heating. The west wing was previously used as a self-contained annexe with a sitting room/kitchen area in the current games room, and two double bedrooms with a bathroom leading off.
Starmers Barn has approximately 4.8 acres of grounds and paddocks including the tree lined gated driveway which leads to a gravelled sweep in front of the property. There is a double garage within the courtyard to the rear. The gardens combine orchards, formal gardens and a vegetable garden. There are three paddocks and a stable yard with four boxes, a tack room and a hay store.
Schooling and Situation
Potcote is a small Hamlet to the north of Towcester between Duncote and Cold Higham. The local schools are Greens Norton Church of England School, Sponne School, Nicholas Hawksmoor Primary School and Towcester Church of England Primary School in Towcester, Northampton High School, Northampton School for Boys in Northampton and Quinton House School in Upton.