* A GORGEOUS BARN CONVERSION * SYMPATHETICALLY RENOVATED THROUGHOUT * OVER 2000 SQUARE FEET WITH A WEALTH OF CHARACTER FEATURES * 4 DISTINCT RECEPTION SPACES INCLUDING THE SNUG / GROUND FLOOR 4TH BEDROOM * LARGE LOUNGE * DINING ROOM WITH FRENCH DOORS ONTO THE COURTYARD * SITTING ROOM WITH VAULTED CEILING * KITCHEN RE-MODELLED APPROXIMATELY 5 YEARS AGO * A USEFUL UTILITY ROOM * 3 1st FLOOR BEDROOMS * MAIN BATHROOM PLUS STYLISHLY APPOINTED EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM * ATTRACTIVE BLOCK PAVED DRIVEWAY * ATTACHED DOUBLE GARAGE * COURTYARD STYLE GARDEN * Read more
* A GORGEOUS BARN CONVERSION * SYMPATHETICALLY RENOVATED THROUGHOUT * OVER 2000 SQUARE FEET WITH A WEALTH OF CHARACTER FEATURES * 4 DISTINCT RECEPTION SPACES INCLUDING THE SNUG / GROUND FLOOR 4TH BEDROOM * LARGE LOUNGE * DINING ROOM WITH FRENCH DOORS ONTO THE COURTYARD * SITTING ROOM WITH VAULTED CEILING * KITCHEN RE-MODELLED APPROXIMATELY 5 YEARS AGO * A USEFUL UTILITY ROOM * 3 1st FLOOR BEDROOMS * MAIN BATHROOM PLUS STYLISHLY APPOINTED EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM * ATTRACTIVE BLOCK PAVED DRIVEWAY * ATTACHED DOUBLE GARAGE * COURTYARD STYLE GARDEN *
Firs Barn is a gorgeous barn conversion of brick elevations beneath a pantilled roof, sympathetically renovated throughout and offering substantial accommodation of over 2000 square feet with a wealth of character features including exposed king post roof trusses and a log burner in the lounge. The accommodation is well planned and enjoys a versatile layout, with 4 distinct reception spaces including the snug which would work equally well as a ground floor 4th bedroom if preferred, being adjacent to the ground floor shower room. In addition there is a large lounge with windows overlooking the courtyard, a separate dining room with French doors onto the courtyard, a slightly raised sitting room with vaulted ceiling and a further set of French doors to the garden. The kitchen was re-modelled approximately 5 years ago and is now fitted with a modern range of units with integrated Neff appliances and a high level granite breakfast bar. There is a useful utility room, and arranged off a feature galleried landing are 3 bedrooms and the main bathroom, with the master bedroom featuring a stylishly appointed en-suite shower room. Outside a 5 bar timber gate leads onto an attractive block paved driveway and leads to the attached double garage, whilst the fully enclosed courtyard style garden offers a pretty outdoor space with a variety of plants and shrubs and a raised planter bed with water feature. Viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the size, versatility and character of Firs Barn.
Accommodation - A glazed entrance door with double glazed floor-to-ceiling side window leads into the entrance hall.
Entrance Hall - With tiled flooring, exposed timber beams to the ceiling, a central heating radiator, a useful built-in double storage cupboard with hanging rail and shelving and housing in the security alarm control panel. The entrance hall into leads to the sitting room.
Sitting Room - A superb reception space with spindled staircase leading to the first floor galleried landing, vaulted ceiling with Kingpost roof trusses, 2 central heating radiators, double glazed French doors onto the rear garden and further double glazed French doors the front.
Breakfast Kitchen - Superbly fitted c. 2012 with a range of cream gloss fronted base and wall units with soft closing cupboards and drawers, under lighting and glass fronted display units with inset lighting. There are granite worksurfaces with up stands which extend to a high-level breakfast bar, plus under mounted Blanco resin sink with swan neck filter tap and drainer grooves to the side. There is tiled flooring throughout, a central heating radiator, recessed downlights to the ceiling, coving, two double glazed windows looking into the courtyard and a range of integrated appliances including a Neff oven with five burner hob and extractor hood over, an integrated Neff combination oven, integrated larder refrigerator, and Neff dishwasher.
Dining Room - With timber panelling to the walls, two central heating radiators behind decorative grills, a double glazed window to the front elevation and double glazed French doors onto the rear courtyard, plus a personal door into the garage.
Utility Room - Fitted with a modern range of cream fronted base and wall units roll edge worksurfaces and a ceramic 1.5 kitchen sink with swan neck mixer tap. There is tiling to the floor and for splashback's, plus recessed downlights to the ceiling, coving, a central heating radiator, space for appliances including plumbing for washing machine, and a cupboard concealing the wall mounted central heating boiler.
Lounge - A spacious and well proportioned reception room with engineered oak flooring throughout, coving and spotlights to ceiling, two central heating radiators and two sets of large double glazed windows facing the courtyard. There is a feature fireplace with exposed bricks surround. timber mantle and flagstone hearth housing a chunky log burner.
Snug/Bedroom 4 - With exposed bit timber beams to the ceiling, a central heating radiator, double glazed window to the front elevation and a coal effect gas stove upon a brick hearth.
Shower Room - Fitted with a modern white suite comprising pedestal wash basin with mixer tap, eco-flush toilet, and a shower enclosure with glazed sliding doors and mains fed shower. There is tiling and waterproof panelling for splashback's, plus a tiled floor, downlights to the ceiling, a heated towel radiator, and a small double glazed window to the rear elevation.
1st Floor Galleried Landing - With double glazed windows, 2 central heating radiators, and access to rooms.
Master Bedroom - A spacious double bedroom suite with two central heating radiators, a Velux roof light with blind, access hatch to the roof space, exposed timber ceiling beam, and door and steps down to the en-suite
En-Suite Shower Room - Enlarged by the current owners to now provide a superb shower room fitted with a modern suite in white including floating WC with concealed cistern, wash basin with mixer tap upon a vanity unit with high-gloss fronted cupboards below, and a quadrant shower enclosure with glazed screen and mains fed power shower. Waterproof panelling for splashbacks, tiled walls and floor, a chrome towel radiator, downlights to the ceiling, two double glazed windows, a return door to the landing, and a large airing cupboard housing the foam insulated hot water cylinder.
Bedroom Two - A double bedroom with central heating radiator, Velux rooflight with blind, and access to the eaves storage.
Bedroom Three - With Velux roof light and a central heating radiator.
Bathroom - Fitted with a four piece suite including corner bath with mixer tap, close couple toilet, pedestal wash basin with mixer tap, and a bidet. The walls and floor are tiled, there are exposed roof beams to ceiling, plus spotlights, a central heating radiator, and Velux rooflight.
Driveway And Double Garage - 5.11m x 5.05m (garage) (16'9 x 16'7 (garage)) - A five bar double gate at the front of the property leads to a block paved driveway parking for several vehicles, in turn leading to the attached double garage. There is then secondary access via Paddocks Close to the rear. The garage has 2 up and over doors, 1 of which is electrically operated. The garage also has power and light.
Gardens - The property features a delightful and fully enclosed courtyard style garden with paved and block paved seating areas, being well stocked with a variety of mature plants and shrubs, and a raised brick planter bed with water feature.
Elston - The village of Elston is situated five miles west of Newark and a mile or so from access points to the A46 trunk road. The village has a sizable population with amenities including a primary school, locally operated shop and regular bus services to Newark and Nottingham.