Handley Park, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8PA
- Detached stone barn conversion in a rural location
- Four double bedrooms; four en suites
- Three reception rooms
- Solar panels and battery storage
- Underfloor heating fed by a ground source heat pump
- Double bay hay store and store room
- Approximately 13.25 acres in total
- Approximately 12.5 acres of paddocks with two ponds
A stone under slate single storey four bedroom barn conversion in a rural location with a plot of approximately 13.25 acres including 12.5 acres of adjoining paddocks.
The property has over 2,280 sq. ft. of accommodation. There is an entrance hall, a cloakroom with built-in storage, and a fitted kitchen with a stable door to the garden. There are three separate reception rooms and four double bedrooms each with an en suite. The property has underfloor heating from a ground source heat pump as well as solar panels. The 9.6 kw of battery storage can either charge from the solar panels or via the reduced night time rate for use in the day time during winter. Springhill Farm is one of three properties accessed via a private driveway which are set well back from the roads but less than 5 minutes drive of the facilities of Towcester.
Kitchen and Reception Rooms
The kitchen is open plan to the L-shaped sitting/dining room which has a vaulted ceiling with exposed trusses and purlins, a wood burning stove on a raised hearth, shuttered windows with window seats and French doors to the central courtyard. A doorway leads to the family room which has an air conditioning unit and a glazed screen with French doors to the south facing courtyard. There is also a study which has Velux skylights.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
Three of the four double bedrooms have built-in wardrobes and all four have en suite facilities. The master bedroom has a three piece en suite with a bath and a shower over. Bedrooms two and four both have three piece suites with showers and bedroom three has an en suite wet room.
Grounds and Paddocks
Gates lead to the private drive with a second set of gates to a walled courtyard which has off street parking for up to ten cars, as well as a double bay hay store and attached store room. There are lawned gardens on both sides of the barn and views over open countryside. The paddocks extend to approximately 12.5 acres and are in two fields, both of which have a pond with surrounding planting.
Schooling and Situation
The local schools are Sponne School, Nicholas Hawksmoor Primary School and Towcester Church of England Primary School in Towcester. Other schools include Northampton High School, Northampton School for Boys, Quinton House School in Upton Hall and Stowe School, Stowe. Handley Park is less than 5 minutes drive from Towcester which is a former market town and has shops, supermarkets, restaurants, and a rugby club.