**Superb Barn Conversion **Exclusive Gated Development **Full of Character** Exposed Timbers** Bespoke Fitted Kitchen **Two Receptions **Conservatory **Master Bedroom with En-Suite **Three Further Bedrooms Read more
**Superb Barn Conversion **Exclusive Gated Development **Full of Character** Exposed Timbers** Bespoke Fitted Kitchen **Two Receptions **Conservatory **Master Bedroom with En-Suite **Three Further Bedrooms
General - The Old Barn is a wonderful conversion where many of the original features including exposed roof timbers and brickwork together with the original cart entrance have been preserved. The conversion was carried out with considerable flair and the accommodation includes to the ground floor: a living area which is flooded with light through the glazed former cart entrance, a large well proportioned sitting room, a conservatory overlooking the garden and a bespoke kitchen. To the first floor there is a galleried landing which runs the length of the barn opening off which is the master bedroom with en-suite and three further bedrooms.
There is underfloor heating which allows maximum flexibility as to how furniture is arranged in the rooms.
Location - Thornton is set amidst some very pretty countryside which falls within the National Forest. There are some lovely walks in particular around Thornton Reservoir.Thornton is very well situated for access to the M1 and Leicester city centre via the A50. In the village there is a primary school, village shop and two public houses.
The historic town of Market Bosworth which is without doubt one of the most exclusive towns in the area is a short drive away. There is a traditional Market Square overlooked by some fine restaurants and the famous Dixie Grammar School.
The Barn - The accommodation is arranged over two floors as follows.
Dining Hall - 17'7" x 13'8" (5.36m x 4.17m) - This is a spectacular room which is flooded with light through the old cart window, which rises through the full height of the barn. There is a balustrade staircase rising to the galleried landing. French doors opening into the conservatory and double doors open into the
Sitting Room - 18' x 16'9" (5.49m x 5.11m) - This is a really good well proportioned room, the principal feature of which is the inglenook style fireplace with heavy timber over and tiled hearth housing a wood burning stove. There are wall light points.
Conservatory - 11'10" x 9'3" (3.61m x 2.82m) - Lovely vantage point from which to enjoy the garden.Laminate finish to floor and french doors to garden.
Breakfast Kitchen - 16'2" x 14'10" (4.93m x 4.52m) - A well specified bespoke kitchen with oak fronted cabinets, polished granite work surfaces and upstands.The units include soft closing drawers, a larder drawer, a number of cupboards with carousel storage units.There is an island unit with breakfast bar and wine racking.Integrated appliances include a Range style cooker with five ring calor gas hob, an American style fridge/freezer with ice dispenser, dishwasher and washing machine.Travertine tiled floor.Storage cupboard housing the central heating boiler
First Floor Landing - Balustrade staircase rises from the dining hall to the GALLERIED LANDING, which runs the length of the barn and further lighting is provided by the two conservation roof lights.There are a number of exposed A frame timbers and some exposed brickwork.
Master Bedroom - 16'10" x 16'4" (5.13m x 4.98m) - (15' measured to 5' eaves height).Two exposed beams and door to
En-Suite - Wash hand basin and low flush lavatory.
Bedroom Two - 18' x 8'3" x 7'7" (5.49m x 2.51m x 2.31m) - Two 'Velux' style windows
Bedroom Three - 14'1" x 17'10" (4.29m x 5.44m) - (6'10" measured to 5' eaves height).Roof light and velux window.
Bedroom Four - 9'10" x 6'9" (3.00m x 2.06m) - Exposed timbers and roof light.Access to the boarded loft.
Family Bathroom - Low flush lavatory, double ended bath with shower attachment, circular wash hand basin set upon storage unit with lit mirror above, corner shower cubicle with tiled walls, tiled floor, part tiled walls and ladder styler radiator.There is a beam to the ceiling and exposed wall timbers.
Outside - The house is approached through shared electric gates, opening onto a block paved drive which leads to a stoned parking area in front of the barn.There is an outside water tap to front
Outside To The Rear - There is a large block paved patio area with lawn to one side.Wood store and water tap.
Notes - The septic tank is shared with the neighbouring property.
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