Carr Lane, Sutton-on-the-Forest YO61

Carr Lane, Sutton-on-the-Forest YO61

5 Bedroom

Guide price £950,000
The Gowans 0.1 miles
Village Hall 0.3 miles
Primary School 0.4 miles

A recently renovated and completely refurbished period farmhouse offering beautifully appointed and deceptively spacious accommodation, with gardens to both sides, gated parking and garaging.

Manor House Farm was purchased by the present owners in early 2017 as a neglected period farmhouse and since then they have undertaken a comprehensive programme of renovation and refurbishment which has seen the house significantly extended, reconfigured and the entire building refurbished. In summary the works include, a new insulated roof, hardwood double glazed sash windows, a new boiler and plumbing system incorporating underfloor heating to the ground floor, zoned heating on each floor and a full rewire including CAT 6 cabling.

Whilst little of the original house remains it has lost none of its character, many of the changes having been carefully considered and fixtures chosen for their timeless style. Natural stone blends with solid oak, contemporary cast iron wood burning stoves take centre stage in the family room and double reception room. The various extensions have created a far more practical home ideally suited to growing and mature families, most notably the kitchen/living room which centres around a large island unit supported by a substantial range of painted oak units and a 5 oven electric Aga. This theme continues upstairs where each of the 5 double bedrooms provide ample space for all age groups and all are served by stylish bathrooms/shower rooms.

The house stands parallel to the road, approached to the side via a sliding electric gate opening to reveal a generous gravelled parking area, enclosed by a high brick wall which provides a great deal of privacy and security. On the northern side there is a double timber car port and integral garage/store with lawned garden overlooking open countryside. On the Southern side is a more formal but no less inviting Italian inspired walled garden.

The next steps...

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Situational Details
Property attributes
Parking available
Additional attributes
Total Sq Ft
10,890 (1,011.7 Sq M) approx.
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