Stunning, substantial detached residence set on a large plot on the very edge of this much-sought village and enjoying incredible far-reaching views over unspoilt farmland.
Constructed to an exceptionally high standard and beautifully appointed with good quality fittings throughout, the property provides spacious and immaculately presented accommodation arranged over three floors. The ground-floor accommodation is open-plan, with under-floor heating and superb kitchen/diner featuring quartz work surfaces, central island and a full range integrated SIEMENS appliances. All four double bedrooms on the first floor benefit from either private or shared en-suite facilities, and master suite on the second floor has a Juliette balcony providing magnificent views over adjoining countryside.
The interior can be summarised as follows:
GROUND FLOOR: Reception Hall, Cloakroom, Office, Family/Cinema Room, open-plan Sitting Room and Kitchen/Diner, Utility Room;
FIRST FLOOR: two double Bedrooms (2 and 3) with Jack-and-Jill Shower Room, two further double Bedrooms (4 and 5) with Jack-and-Jill Bathroom;
SECOND FLOOR: Master Suite of Bedroom, Dressing Room and Bathroom.
OUTSIDE there is a large single Garage with ample area of hard standing for at least five vehicles to the front of the property and a garden of generous proportions backing on to open farmland to the rear including timber-decked area with integrated hot tub and separate timber sauna, large synthetic lawn (designed for practicing golf) and two flagstone patio areas.
The property has the remainder of its original 10-year structural warranty.
Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the quality of accommodation on offer.
Gretton is a delightful village in the north eastern corner of Northamptonshire. Within it there are many facilities including local pubs, village hall, coffee shop, churches, playing fields and a highly regarded primary school that has recently received glowing Ofsted reports. The school feeds into good secondary education in the surrounding towns.
The village is close to a number of towns including Uppingham, Oakham, Corby and Kettering where there are many shops catering for most needs together with other facilities.
For commuters Gretton is ideally situated for commuting to a number of major centres including Peterborough, Northampton, Leicester, Stamford, in addition to Kettering, Corby etc. It is also within easy driving distance of the A14 being the A1/M1 link and therefore into England's motorway system. At nearby Corby Station (approximately 5 miles) and Kettering (approximately 12 miles), there are good train services to London St Pancras with frequent services.
Leisure pursuits are many and varied in the area and include many ball participating sports, including cricket, golf, rugby football, football, tennis, bowls etc., together with other pursuits such as horse riding, walking and sailing on nearby Rutland Water.
Beautiful oak front entrance door with glazed side panel leads through to:
Reception Hall (4.93m x 2.82m (16'2 x 9'3 ))
Impressive hallway featuring oak staircase leading to a galleried landing above, tiled floor with under-floor heating, recessed ceiling spotlights and oak doors leading to various living rooms.
Appointed to a good standard to include contemporary white suite comprising concealed-cistern low-level WC and hand basin with mixer tap above, tiled floor with under-floor heating, partially tiled walls, recessed ceiling spotlights and extractor fan. Window to front.
Office (4.57m x 2.34m (15'0 x 7'8 ))
Good-size home office incorporating large built-in double cupboard, tiled floor with under-floor heating, internal oak giving access to garaging and window to side.
Family/Cinema Room (4.06m x 4.93m (13'4 x 16'2 ))
Designed for use with a projector cinema, the room features ceiling mounted speakers, carpeted floor with under-floor heating and window to front.
Open-plan Sitting Room and Kitchen:
Sitting Room (6.53m x 4.27m (21'5 x 14'0 ))
Generously proportioned reception room with partially vaulted ceiling with recessed spotlights, carpeted floor with under-floor heating and picture windows to two aspects providing outlook over gardens and far-reaching views over open countryside.
Kitchen/Diner (9.91m x 44.20m (32'6 x 145'0 ))
The kitchen is a particular feature of this property:
Beautifully equipped with extensive range of good quality contemporary units featuring:
- central island with quartz top, inset sink with boiling water mixer tap above, range of cupboards beneath, integrated dishwasher and large breakfast bar
- further ample fitted units incorporating quartz work surface with inset SIEMENS induction hob with quartz splash-back, cooker hood above and large pan drawers beneath
- further high-gloss units incorporating three large store cupboard, matching pull-out pantry cupboard and range of overhead storage cupboards
- contrasting units with integrated SIEMENS appliances comprising steam oven, conventional electric oven, microwave oven with warming drawer beneath and coffee-making machine
- to either side of the contrasting units are large built-in fridge and separate freezer.
Tiled floor with under-floor heating, recessed ceiling spotlights, bi-fold doors opening on to large patio area and providing outlook over gardens.
Ttiled floor with under-floor heating, recessed ceiling spotlights, wide opening to Sitting Room and double-glazed French doors leading on to area of timber decking.
Utility Room (2.08m x 3.84m plus fitted units (6'10 x 12'7 plu)
Superbly equipped with units to match the kitchen incorporating quartz work surface with inset sink and mixer tap above, base cupboard and drawer units, plumbing for washing machine, range of high-gloss tall store cupboards providing ample storage and housing internal hot water cylinder and wall-mounted gas-fired boiler. Tiled floor with under-floor heating, recessed ceiling spotlights, window overlooking patio and gardens beyond, door to exterior.
Oak handrail with open spindles, recessed ceiling spotlights, useful built-in storage cupboard, radiator, window to front.
Bedroom Two (4.04m x 3.40m (13'3 x 11'2 ))
Large built-in double wardrobe with hanger rail and shelf, radiator, dual-aspect windows to front and side providing stunning, far-reaching views over unspoilt countryside, oak door giving access to Jack-and-Jill Shower Room.
Jack-and-Jill En-suite Shower Room
Beautifully appointed with good quality contemporary white suite comprising concealed-cistern low-level WC, hand basin with mixer tap and large walk-in shower enclosure with overhead and handheld shower units; fully tiled splash-backs, partially tiled walls, heated towel rail, recessed ceiling spotlights, extractor fan, window to side with far-reaching countryside views.
Bedroom Three (3.78m x 3.51m (12'5 x 11'6 ))
Radiator, dual-aspect windows to front and side providing far-reaching countryside views, oak door giving access to Jack-and-Jill Shower Room.
Bedroom Four (3.40m x 4.01m (11'2 x 13'2 ))
Large built-in double wardrobe with hanger rail and shelf, radiator, oak door to Jack-and-Jill Bathroom, window to rear providing outlook over garden and open countryside beyond.
Jack-and-Jill En-suite Bathroom (4.57m x 2.54m (15'0 x 8'4 ))
Spacious en-suite facility with good quality fittings incorporating Jacuzzi bath with tiled surround, concealed-cistern low-level WC, vanity hand basin with mixer tap and storage cupboard beneath and separate walk-in shower with overhead and handheld shower units. Fully tiled splash-backs and partially tiled walls, heated towel rail, recessed ceiling spotlights, window to rear providing outlook over garden and open countryside.
Bedroom Five/Teenager's Suite (4.60m max x 9.45m max (15'1 max x 31'0 max))
'L'-shaped room providing ideal teenage facilities and featuring large built-in triple wardrobe with sliding doors, hanger rails and shelves, two radiators, vaulted ceiling with recessed spotlights, window to front, two double-glazed roof lights and oak door giving access to en-suite Bathroom.
Bedroom One (5.16m x 5.69m (16'11 x 18'8 ))
The stunning Master Bedroom makes the most of the views over surrounding countryside and features partially vaulted ceiling with recessed spotlights, radiator, window to side and French doors opening to glazed Juliette balcony.
Dressing Room/Walk-in Wardrobe
Extensive range of fitted units with shelving and hanger rails, recessed spotlights, hatch giving access to loft area.
En-suite Bathroom (3.78m x 2.54m (12'5 x 8'4 ))
The luxury Master En-suite features twin hand basins with cupboards beneath, concealed-cistern low-level WC, bath with hair-wash facility, separate large walk-in shower enclosure with overhead and handheld shower units, fully tiled walls, tiled floor, heated towel rail, recessed ceiling spotlights, extractor fan and window to side with far-reaching views over unspoilt farmland.
Large Single Garage
Light and power, electric up-and-over door.
The good-size front garden area is bounded by brick walling on two sides and features an extensive driveway giving access to the garage and providing ample parking for at least give vehicles. Also within the front garden is an area of lawn with adjoining borders stocked with various shrubs.
The generously proportioned rear garden backs directly on to open farmland and has been attractively landscaped to include a large area of timber decking with integrated hot tub and separate timber sauna. The decking leads to the main garden with coloured flagstone paving, extensive synthetic lawn (designed by the present owners for practicing golf), borders stocked with various shrubs and bushes and further large flagstone patio enjoying a high degree of privacy.
None of the services, fittings, or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems, telephone or television points have been tested by the Selling Agents.
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