Blacksmiths is a superb detached barn, part of the original stable yard of Hallaton Hall, and converted in 2010. The village of Hallaton is always a sought-after location in which to live. A thriving village with its own primary school, two pubs, an art gallery come tea room, The Stenning Hall village hall and sports hall at the recreation ground which can both be hired for parties, etc, museum, tennis, cricket & horse livery stables, Sunday teas in the church, along with fish & chips, artisan pizzas, fresh fish, library and post office delivery services to the village. Surrounded by breath-takingly beautiful rolling countryside, yet only 8 miles from Market Harborough train station.
The villages own Primary School is a vital part of the village community, and follows on to Uppingham Community College. There are a number of other well-regarded schools in the area, both state and private. Additional secondary schooling is available locally at Market Harborough, whilst notable private schooling options are available at Leicester Grammar School, Uppingham, Oakham, Stamford and Oundle Schools, Stoneygate, and Spratton Hall.
Just 8 miles from Hallaton, Market Harborough train station offers access to London St Pancras from 55 minutes, making the area an excellent location for those wishing to travel regularly to London for leisure or work purposes. Leicester and Peterborough are easily accessible via the A47, and the M1 and the M6 providing access to London and Birmingham.
This uber stylish & very flexible accommodation can be run as a five-bedroom house with four bathrooms, but also easily works with an independent annexed suite, & one or two home office/snugs. The recently redecorated and re-carpeted smart property currently is set up as, entrance hall off which are a cloakroom with wc, and a large storage cupboard, impressive very large main living/dining room, open up into the eves, with a striking multi fuel stove. The fully fitted kitchen has a large island for extra work space, but also a wonderfully sociable area from which to sit & chat whilst cooking. There is a good-sized room currently used as a home office that would work well as a bedroom with its own ensuite shower room. A staircase from the living room leads to a double bedroom which has in the past been used as a games room. The ground floor is completed with a superb bedroom suite which can be used independently with its own access, and a good-sized garage store/utility. A further staircase leads from the living room to the Master bedroom, shower room, and a further bedroom currently used as a fabulous dressing room. All presented in immaculate order.
Original gate pillars abutt the entrance to the driveway, and on through double gates to driveway parking for three cars. The south facing sizable courtyard gardens are private, pretty, and a wonderful entertaining space with doors directly from the house.
All main services are connected.
Gas fired central heating.
Log burning stove in the sitting room.
Harborough District Council
Viewing by prior appointment with McCallum Marsh on 07967 599 038 or 01858 463747
Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars, all parties should note: i The description and photographs are for guidance only and are not a complete representation of the property. ii Plans are not to scale; are for guidance only and do not form part of the contract. iii Services and any appliances referred to have not been tested and cannot be verified as being in working order. iv No survey of any part of the property has been carried out by the Vendor or McCallum Marsh. v Measurements are approximate and must not be relied upon. Maximum appropriate room sizes are generally given to the nearest 0.1 metres. Outbuildings are measured externally (unless otherwise stated) to the nearest 0.5 metres; an approximate Imperial equivalent is also given. vi Only those items referred to in the text of these particulars are included. vii Nothing in these particulars or any related discussions forms part of any contract unless expressly incorporated within a subsequent written agreement.