About this property

A superbly presented two bedroomed penthouse apartment situated within the historic Great Bowden Hall, a magnificent stucco mansion built in around 1860. The grounds of the residence are accessed via a private gated entrance, and approached to the property along a sweeping driveway adjacent to the formal gardens. The apartment with magnificent high ceilings, briefly comprises from a communal entrance hall, private entrance hall, bedroom one with en-suite/dressing room, bedroom two and bathroom. On the split level is a fitted kitchen, superb living room / dining room with stunning views and access to the good size roof terrace.

Description

A superbly presented two bedroomed penthouse apartment situated within the historic Great Bowden Hall, a magnificent stucco mansion built in around 1860. The grounds of the residence are accessed via a private gated entrance, and approached to the property along a sweeping driveway which has recently been resurfaced adjacent to the formal gardens. The apartment with magnificent high ceilings, briefly comprises from a communal entrance hall, private entrance hall, bedroom one with en-suite/dressing room, bedroom two and bathroom. On the split level is a fitted kitchen, superb living room / dining room with stunning views and access to the good size roof terrace.

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Location

Great Bowden Hall lies just outside the highly desirable and sought after south Leicestershire village of Great Bowden which has a store and post office with tea rooms, public house, reputable primary school, fine parish church, village hall and sporting and leisure opportunities. The adjoining town of Market Harborough has further schooling, a comprehensive range of shops and supermarkets, cafes, bars, restaurants, a theatre and leisure centre. For the commuter, Market Harborough has mainline rail services to London St Pancras in about an hour, the M1 is accessible at junction 20, the A14 lies to the south and the A6 provides access to the city of Leicester.

Communal Entrance Hall

With shared intercom system, stairs raising to the apartment.

Entrance Hallway

With wood effect flooring, stairs raising to the split level apartment which leads to the kitchen and living room.

Utility Cupboard

Wall mounted gas fired boiler, space for tumble dryer.

Bedroom One

Original period timber sash window to the front, radiator. Door to the en-suite/dressing room.

En-Suite / Dressing Room

Part ceramic tiled flooring, walk in shower enclosure with ceramic tiled splash backs, vanity sink unit with ceramic sink with chrome mixer tap, roll top surface with cupboard beneath, low flush WC, radiator, period timber sash window to the side, built in wardrobes, electric under floor heating.

Bedroom Two

Period timber sash window to the front, built in wardrobes, radiator, under stairs storage cupboard.

Bathroom

Panelled bath, ceramic tiled splash backs with shower over, vanity sink unit, ceramic sink with chrome mixer tap, cupboard beneath, ceramic tiled flooring and electric under floor heating.

Split Level

Stairs leading to the split level apartment.

Kitchen

With a range of wall and base units, granite effect roll top work surface, single electric Smeg oven, five ring Neff ceramic hob with stainless steel extractor hood over, 1 & 1/2 bowl sink drainer, Bosch dishwasher, built in microwave, timber sash window to the front with superb views over the hall grounds and beyond to open rolling countryside, contemporary wall mounted radiator, electric underfloor heating, french doors leading out to the south west facing roof terrace.

Living Room - Dining Room

Large open plan room with feature fire place with gas fire in situ, original full height timber sash bay window to the front with stunning views over the hall grounds and beyond to open rolling countryside. x 4 Radiators with covers, double timber french doors leading out to the south west facing roof terrace.

Roof Terrace

Secluded south west facing roof terrace, with superb views over the hall grounds and beyond to open rolling country side and the grand union canal.

Outside

Off road parking to the front of the hall, brick built store and timber storage shed. The property overlooks the grounds to Great Bowden Hall which includes guest parking and also a share in the ownership of some 15 acres of adjoining land, together with a gated path providing access to the Grand Union Canal with superb scenic walks along the towpath.

Further Pertinent Information

Ground Rent: - £150.00 P.A Lease: - 102 years Service Charge: - £2460.00 P.A House £1020.00 P.A Garden Great Bowden Hall owns the 15 acre field adjacent to the hall.