Longdown Lane, Willoughby, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV23 8AG
- Brick barn conversion
- Four bedrooms, two bathrooms
- Three reception rooms
- Vaulted kitchen/dining room
- Range of outbuildings
- Canalside mooring
- Plot of 3.33 acres including 2.15 acres of paddock
- No upper chain
A brick under tile barn conversion in a rural setting with outbuildings, paddocks and a mooring on the Oxford Canal.
The property has over 2,040 sq. ft. of accommodation which includes an entrance hall, a sitting room with galleried study above, a snug, and a cloakroom. There is also a triple aspect kitchen/dining room which is vaulted with exposed trusses, rafters and purlins. The kitchen has a range of base and wall units with Corian worksurfaces, a double electric oven, a Miele induction hob with an extractor fan over, a built-in microwave and space and plumbing for a washing machine, dishwasher and tumble dryer. There is room for a dining table to seat eight to ten, and a stable door to the courtyard. There are four bedrooms, three of which are on the ground floor. The master bedroom has built-in wardrobes and a four piece en suite with a WC, bidet, wash basin and cast iron roll top bath. The family shower room has a three piece suite with a WC, wash basin and shower cubicle.
The sitting room is partly double height and has exposed brickwork and beams, and an inglenook style fireplace housing a wood burning stove, with a galleried study above. A full height glazed opening to the front overlooks the drive and gardens.
The property has a range of outbuildings with 1,785 sq. ft. of space. The main outbuilding includes a double garage with a loft room above, a separate adjoining carport and a range of store rooms to the rear. There is a further detached cob barn.
Location and Setting
Canal Barns is accessed via a winding private drive which is owned by the property. It is set adjacent to the Oxford Canal and has a decked area overlooking the canal and giving access to its private mooring. The property stands in 3.33 acres in total including a paddock extending to 2.15 acres.
Situation and Schooling
Willoughby has a church, cricket pitch and public house. Shops are in the villages of Braunston or Dunchurch. The local schools are Braunston Church of England Primary School, Barby Church of England Primary School, Welton Church of England Academy, Rugby School, Lawrence Sheriff School, Rugby, and Bilton Grange Preparatory School, Rugby.