** STUNNING DETACHED FAMILY HOME ** 6 DOUBLE BEDROOMS ** 5 BATH/SHOWER ROOMS ** 4 RECEPTIONS ** INCREDIBLE SPACIOUS LIVING/DINING KITCHEN ** HIGH SPECIFICATION FINISH ** GENEROUS DRIVEWAY ** DOUBLE GARAGE & ATTACHED OFFICE ** NO UPWARD CHAIN ** Read more
** STUNNING DETACHED FAMILY HOME ** 6 DOUBLE BEDROOMS ** 5 BATH/SHOWER ROOMS ** 4 RECEPTIONS ** INCREDIBLE SPACIOUS LIVING/DINING KITCHEN ** HIGH SPECIFICATION FINISH ** GENEROUS DRIVEWAY ** DOUBLE GARAGE & ATTACHED OFFICE ** NO UPWARD CHAIN **
Simply stunning is the only way to describe this well thought out substantial detached family home, finished to a high specification with an incredible level of thought and attention to detail which combines both the attractive aesthetics of a period dwelling with the benefits of modern construction and contemporary fixtures and fittings.
The property approaches 4000 sq ft over three floors, offering six double bedrooms and five bath/shower rooms with the majority of the fittings and tiles by Porcelanosa, tastefully appointed with subtle design elements to create a truly unique home.
The property offers spacious receptions and bedrooms, underfloor heating to the ground floor, oak internal doors, high corniced ceilings. The two main bedrooms offer stunning vaulted ceilings adding interesting elements to the design.
Undoubtedly the piece de resistance is the truly incredible spacious open plan living/dining kitchen which provides a vast and versatile everyday reception area with stunning kitchen beautifully appointed and flooded with light from windows to two elevations. The kitchen area has a full vaulted ceiling with inset skylights and light flooding down onto a beautiful handcrafted kitchen by Country Crafts with high spec integrated appliances.
A hanging gallery situated above the kitchen in the eaves provides a stunning light and airy reception space, a quite unique feature and offering a great deal of versatility either as home office or sitting room. Beneath this is a useful utility and second cloakroom and there are two further spacious receptions, the main sitting room having access out into the rear garden. There is an additional ground floor cloakroom and generous storage room housing the services with pressurised hot water cylinder and gas central heating boiler, all leading off a central hallway with limestone flooring and staircase rising to the first floor.
To the first floor there are four double bedrooms, all with ensuite facilities and the master and second bedroom benefitting from walk-in wardrobes. To the second floor are two further double bedrooms and shower room.
The property occupies a delightful plot set back from the lane behind gated frontage with substantial off road parking and double garage. There is an adjacent purpose-built study with cloakroom, making this perfect for those working from home.
The rear garden is enclosed to all sides and has paved terrace, generous lawn and recently planted beech hedging to the borders.
Completed in 2016 to a very high specification, the property is immaculately presented throughout and offered to the market with no upward chain.
Viewing comes highly recommended to appreciate both its location, accommodation and attention to detail.
Thoroton is a small village and amenities are available in the adjacent villages of Aslockton and Orston including primary schools, at Aslockton there is a railway station which links to Nottingham and Grantham and from Grantham a high speed train to Kings Cross in just over an hour. Further facilities can be found in the nearby market town of Bingham including a range of shops, doctors and dentists, leisure centre, secondary schools and the village is convenient for commuting via the A52 and A46 for the cities of Nottingham and Leicester with good road links to the A1 and M1. Thoroton also now benefits from superfast broadband connection.
A TIMBER ENTRANCE DOOR LEADS THROUGH INTO:
Entrance Hall - 7.01m x 2.90m (23'0 x 9'6) - A spacious entrance hall having high ceiling, spindle balustrade staircase rising to the galleried landing above, Mediterranean limestone tiled floor, deep skirting and architrave, deep corniced ceiling with inset downlighters, oak doors leading to:
Cloakroom - 3.20m x 1.85m (10'6 x 6'1) - Appointed with a Laufen wall mounted wc with concealed cistern and Roca fittings, wall hung vanity unit providing useful storage with vanity surface over and Laufen free standing wash basin, Porcelanosa tiled floor and splashbacks, high deep corniced ceiling with inset downlighters and extractor, double glazed window to the side.
Storage Room - 3.20m x 1.78m (10'6 x 5'10) - A well proportioned space ideal for storage and access to utilities, Unicylinder pressurised cylinder and Viessmann boiler, connections for CAT5 cabling, underfloor heating manifolds concealed behind feature cover, high ceiling with inset downlighters, double glazed window to the side.
Study - 3.18m x 3.10m (10'5 x 10'2) - Having dual aspect with double glazed windows to the front and side elevation.
Sitting Room - 5.59m x 5.03m (18'4 x 16'6) - A well proportioned light and airy reception having aspect into the rear garden, the focal point of the room is the chimney breast with exposed brick fireplace, oak mantle, granite hearth and live flue in preparation for a solid fuel stove, deep corniced ceiling with inset downlighters.
Living / Dining Kitchen - 11.89m max x 8.66m max (39'0 max x 28'5 max) - A truly stunning light and airy space which undoubtedly will become the heart of the home, offering a considerable level of floor space in excess of 1000 sq ft, benefitting from a dual aspect with additional skylights to vaulted ceiling in the kitchen area.
Living Dining Area - 11.81m x 3.96m (38'9 x 13'0) - The initial dining area is a vast reception, benefitting from windows to both the front and rear with bi-fold doors leading out into the garden, continuation of the limestone flooring, deep corniced ceiling with inset downlighters. This area can be utilised for both dining and living areas, perfect for entertaining.
Kitchen - 8.36m x 4.37m (27'5 x 14'4) - A light and airy space offering a wealth of character with stunning high vaulted ceiling with exposed purlins and inset skylights flooding this area with light with the addition of windows to the front and rear elevations.
The kitchen is beautifully appointed having been thoughtfully designed by Country Craft Kitchens and finished to an exceptionally high standard with a great deal of thought and attention to detail combining both contemporary and traditional elements. Having combination of granite and oak preparation surfaces including central island unit with integral breakfast bar, a generous range of integrated appliances including Rangemaster free standing electric range with mirrored splashback, induction hob, full height fridge and separate freezer, integral Neff combination microwave, Neff dishwasher, integrated recycling drawer and wine rack, under unit LED lighting and further LED lights to the ceiling, under mounted twin Belfast style sink with chrome swan neck mixer tap and separate Qooker boiling tap, continuation of the limestone flooring, double glazed windows to the front and rear.
Within the kitchen a staircase rises to a first floor hanging studio situated in the eaves:
Mezzanine Floor - 5.44m max x 2.95m max (17'10 max x 9'8 max) - A superb versatile space ideal as a home office or simply additional reception area, flooded with light with Velux skylight set within a vaulted roof, contemporary glass and oak balustrade, wall mounted uplighters.
From the kitchen a further door gives access into:
Utility Room - 3.84m x 2.08m (12'7 x 6'10) - Appointed to complement the kitchen with a generous range of wall and base units, three quarter height larder unit, granite preparation surface and upstands, inset ceramic one and a third bowl sink and drainer unit, integrated washing machine and tumble drier, inset downlighters to the ceiling, tiled floor, understairs storage cupboard, double glazed window to the side and exterior door to the front.
Cloakroom - 2.06m x 1.07m (6'9 x 3'6) - Having Porcelanosa (R&K Ceramics) suite comprising close coupled wc, half pedestal wash basin, continuation of the tiled floor, deep skirting, inset downlighters to the ceiling, double glazed window to the side.
RETURNING TO THE ENTRANCE HALL A SPINDLE BALUSTRADE STAIRCASE RISES TO THE FIRST FLOOR:
Galleried Landing - 6.99m x 2.64m (22'11 x 8'8) - Having double glazed sash window to the front elevation, central heating radiator, deep skirting, deep corniced ceiling with inset downlighters and oak door to:
Master Suite - 5.64m x 4.60m (18'6 x 15'1) - A well proportioned master suite benefitting from both walk-in dressing room and ensuite facilities.
The bedroom has part vaulted ceiling with inset downlighters, deep skirting, two central heating radiators, cleverly thought out alcove which has been designed and wired for flat screen TV, double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and door to:
Walk-In Dressing Room - 1.52m x 2.34m (5'0 x 7'8) - A generous space fitted with a range of furniture with hanging rails and storage alcoves, high pitched ceiling with inset downlighters.
Ensuite Bathroom - 3.96m x 2.49m (13'0 x 8'2) - Finished to a high standard with a great deal of thought and attention to detail and appointed with a stunning contemporary suite comprising large walk-in double width shower enclosure with initial drying area, glass screen and flush wall mounted shower mixer with independent handset and rose over, free standing eliptical bath with free standing mixer tap and integral shower handset, his and hers wall mounted vanity unit with contemporary wash basins and wall mounted mixer taps, tiled alcove behind with inset LED back-lit mirror, wall mounted Laufen wc with concealed cistern, fully tiled walls and floor by Porcelanosa, electric underfloor heating, inset downlighters to the ceiling and uplighters to the rear of the bath creating an attractive atmosphere, chrome towel radiator, double glazed window to the side.
Bedroom 2 - 4.70m x 4.72m (15'5 x 15'6) - A well proportioned light and airy room benefitting from windows to two elevations, part vaulted ceiling with inset downlighters, deep skirting, two central heating raditors, wiring for wall mounted flat screen TV and door to:
Walk-In Wardrobe - 1.60m x 1.52m (5'3 x 5'0) - Fitted with hanging rails and storage shelves, deep skirting, inset downlighters to the ceiling.
Ensuite Shower Room - 2.64m x 1.75m (8'8 x 5'9) - Appointed with double width shower enclosure with drying area and glass screen, wall mounted shower mixer with independent handset and rose over, two piece suite by Porcelanosa (R&K Ceramics) comprising close coupled wc, wall mounted vanity unit with Laufen moulded wash basin, Porcelanosa tiled floor and splashbacks, chrome towel radiator, inset downlighters to the ceiling.
Bedroom 3 - 4.01m x 3.12m (13'2 x 10'3) - A further double bedroom having aspect to the front, deep skirting, inset downlighters to the ceiling, central heating radiator, double glazed sash window to the front and door to:
Walk-In Wardrobe - 1.22m x 1.22m (4'0 x 4'0) - Having integrated shelving, hanging rail, inset downlighters to the ceiling and deep skirting.
Ensuite Bathroom - 2.62m x 1.91m (8'7 x 6'3) - Having Porcelanosa tile panelled bath with chrome mixer tap, glass shower screen and wall mounted shower mixer, Armco Ceramics close coupled wc, wall mounted vanity unit with rectangular wash basin, Porcelanosa tiled splashbacks and floor, chrome towel radiator, inset downlighters to the ceiling and double glazed window to the side.
Bedroom 4 - 3.91m x 3.48m (12'10 x 11'5) - Again a double bedroom having double glazed sash window to the front, central heating radiator, inset downlighters to the ceiling, wiring for wall mounted TV, double oak doors giving access to a built in wardrobe with hanging rail and storage shelves.
Ensuite Shower Room - 2.01m x 1.83m (6'7 x 6'0) - Having large double width shower enclosure with initial drying area and glass screen, flush mounted shower mixer with independent handset and rose over, Porcelanosa (R&K Ceramics) close coupled wc, wall mounted vanity unit with inset Roca wash basin, Porcelanosa tiled floor and splashbacks, chrome towel radiator, deep skirting and inset downlighters to the ceiling.
RETURNING TO THE LANDING A FURTHER SPINDLE BALUSTRADE STAIRCASE RISES TO THE:
Second Floor Landing - 3.28m x 1.78m (10'9 x 5'10) - Flooded with light having large Velux skylight, inset uplighters to the floor, deep skirting, central heating radiator and door to:
Bedroom 5 - 3.76m max x 4.50m max (12'4 max x 14'9 max) - A further well proportioned L shaped double bedroom having part pitched ceiling with inset downlighters, central heating radiator, wiring for wall mounted flat screen TV, Velux skylight.
Bedroom 6 - 3.78m x 4.47m (12'5 x 14'8) - A further well proportioned L shaped double bedroom having part pitched ceiling with inset downlighters, central heating radiator, wiring for wall mounted flat screen TV, Velux skylight.
Shower Room - 2.13m x 1.83m (7'0 x 6'0) - Having quadrant shower enclosure with curved sliding double doors and chrome wall mounted shower mixer, R&K Ceramics close coupled wc, vanity unit with inset Roca wash basin, tiled splashbacks and floor, chrome towel radiator, part pitched ceiling with inset downlighters.
Home Office - 5.38m x 3.07m (17'8 x 10'1) - A useful space which is detached from the house adjacent to the double garage and would make a perfect home office, fitted with a generous range of power points at study level, electric timed heater, woodgrain effect laminate flooring, deep skirting, inset downlighters to the ceiling, courtesy door into the garage, double glazed window to the rear and also housing a useful:
Cloakroom - 2.36m x 0.91m (7'9 x 3'0) - Having R&K Ceramics close coupled wc, pedestal wash basin, wall mounted water heater, continuation of the wood effect flooring, inset downlighters to the ceiling.
Double Garage - 5.44m x 7.57m (17'10 x 24'10) - Having twin electric up and over doors, power and light, exterior cold water tap, double glazed window to the side, access to loft space and courtesy door into the study.
Exterior - The property occupies a landscaped plot set back behind field gate access (which has had cables run in preparation for electric operation should any future purchaser require this). A gravel driveway provides a generous level of off road parking and the frontage has been landscaped both to maximise off road parking and provide relatively low maintenance with well stocked perimeter borders, small lawned area with cherry tree, box hedging and flagged pathway leading to the front door which lies beneath an oak framed porch. The frontage is enclosed by timber fencing.
Rear Garden - The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with beech hedging, large paved terrace creating an excellent outdoor entertaining space, all enclosed by timber fencing.
Council Tax Band - Rushcliffe Borough Council - Tax Band G.
Note - It is worth noting that the property has been recently redecorated throughout with central heating provided by LPG, there is CAT5 cabling throughout as well as pre-installed electrics to the gate for anyone wishing to install electric gates in the future.