22nd Oct 2019
30th Apr 2020
- Type: Detached house
- Bedrooms: 4
- Listing status: sale
- Country: England
Guide price £900,000-£1,000,000
Blundells are proud to bring to market Habberjam Farm, a substantial four/five bedroom detached farm house with a self-contained one-bedroom detached annexe, an indoor swimming pool, substantial garage block housing up to five vehicles, enclosed larger than average court yard and being set within grounds of approximately 6 acres.
Circa 1600 the property occupies the most idyllic of countryside settings, retaining many stunning original period features, offering spacious accommodation throughout and is presented to an excellent standard throughout, each room commanding impressive far reaching views whilst giving the property a light and airy inviting feel. Being the perfect purchase for a variety of buyers, whether looking for the equestrian pursuit or just an idyllic lifestyle.
Externally enjoying landscaped gardens which back onto glorious open countryside commanding stunning far reaching views over Moss Valley resulting in the most enviable of external lifestyles.
Marsh Lane is a hugely popular semi-rural village just outside of Eckington which is steeped in local history, conservation areas and offers a host of superb local amenities, schools and a local supermarket. The area boasts a public leisure centre, medical centre and superb local restaurants and gastro style eateries in the surrounding areas. Ideally situated for links to the M1 motorway networks, Sheffield city centre, nearby Crystal Peaks shopping centre and Chesterfield. Renishaw Hall and local surrounding countryside and walks on the Pennine trail provide plenty of choice. The area is popular with buyers of all ages and has excellent bus and transport links
Main family residence: The accommodation in brief comprises: Entrance hallway having a bespoke mahogany staircase rising to first floor, under stair storage and both front and rear facing entrance doors. The fitted breakfast kitchen enjoys views over the court yard and south facing aspect, benefiting from a built in range of wall and base units with integrated appliances to include electric hob, oven, extractor fan, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. The kitchen furniture is complimented by a centrally positioned breakfast table and the room displays an original exposed timber to the ceiling and gives access through to the utility which has plumbing for an automatic washing machine and in turn leads through to a ground floor cloakroom/WC.
The dining room has original exposed timbers whilst integral French style doors lead to the garden room which commands the most impressive outlook over the house gardens whilst boasting stunning cross valley countryside views beyond.
A generous lounge, enjoys good levels of natural light whilst benefitting from beautiful exposed timbers which include the original cruck beams to the property. The windows boast inset seats beneath, whilst the focal point of the room is a feature fireplace having multi fuel stove.
To the first floor landing are original beams, windows the rear commanding stunning panoramic views and a mahogany staircase rises to the second floor.
The master suite is exceptionally well-proportioned enjoying a double aspect with windows to two elevations commanding a pleasant outlook and inviting an abundance of natural light indoors. The room is presented with fitted furniture including wardrobes, bedside cabinets and additional drawer units. A door leads to the En-suite bathroom which is presented with a four-piece suite, having underfloor heating whilst two windows outlook the rear elevation of the house resulting in fabulous views over the grounds, swimming pool and stunning countryside backdrop. The remaining three bedrooms are all double, two of which have original exposed beams, the third is used as a guest room incorporating shower cubicle and wash hand basin.
The family bathroom is beautifully presented with a modern five-piece suite finished in white which includes a multi-point shower, Jacuzzi corner bath unit, complementary tiling to the walls and floor, coloured tempered glass window sills, a traditionally styled radiator and a window which commands stunning rear rural views.
To the second floor a versatile space currently used as a home office with four Velux skylight windows resulting in stunning views whilst level access is given into the loft space of the property providing ample storage.
Annexe/Barn: A detached stone-built barn recently converted to provide stunning one-bedroom accommodation. The reception area has a cloaks/W.C off. The dining kitchen has under floor heating and is presented with modern furniture including base and wall cupboards with a work surface that incorporates a sink unit. Appliances include an integral oven with four ring hob, stainless steel splash back and extractor canopy over, a dishwasher, fridge and washing machine. This room has an exposed beam to the ceiling and a frosted effect window to the front elevation. (A gap in the kitchen furniture has been left to enable a door to be created opening into the adjoining storage area which would result in larger ground floor accommodation if required.)
To the first floor a lounge area has an oak effect laminate floor, windows to two elevations and Velux skylights whilst having exposed beams into the apex of the ceiling. The double bedroom offers double proportions, having two windows in addition to a Velux skylight whilst displaying original exposed timbers. The adjoining En- suite has underfloor heating, a Velux skylight and is presented with a four-piece suite finished in white
Externally: A substantial garage block incorporating two double garages and an additional single, each with electronic roller sectional entrance doors, power and lighting. Above one half of the garaging is a raised balcony resulting in stunning views and giving access to the loft space and useful storage facilities.
The property is approached via a private lane, where an electric five bar timber gate opens into a substantial block paved courtyard which gives access to the garages and open fronted double carport which adjoins the annexed barn. To the immediate front elevation of the farmhouse is a flagged seating terrace. To the rear elevation boasting a north east aspect is a second stone flagged terrace with decked seating area and fixed table which enjoys beautiful cross valley views. The gardens wrap the north, east and south aspect of the house, mainly laid to lawn on the south west and eastern aspects of the property. The immediate gardens amount to approximately one acre and are set within privately enclosed hedged boundaries offering a variation of established trees. There are a number of purpose-built outbuildings including a summer house with two rooms plus cloaks/WC off, power and lighting and a decked veranda which overlooks the gardens.
The heated Swimming Pool separate from the house is housed in a purposes built pine lodge measuring 42'0" x 25" with three sets of patio doors to two aspects opening onto the gardens and an adjoining stone flagged terrace. Adjoining the pool is a shower room, changing room and sauna.
The additional land adjoining the gardens approximately 5 acres, consisting of 2 fields, both with individual gate accessed from the private lane, that spans the extent of the grounds is available subject to negotiation.
Additional Information: A freehold property with oil fired central heating, drainage is via a septic tank. Mains electric and water. The property is not listed and is situated within a conservation area.
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