Orleton, Ludlow


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Features Thoughtfully converted and restored Manor Barn is a gorgeous country home of enormous character, retaining many original features. Well proportioned it is a spacious and versatile home with further potential to convert the end bay into additional accommodation if desired. Using reclaimed materials throughout with a variety of window styles including sashes, Yorkshire sliders and leaded windows, reclaimed doors, solid wooden floors and fireplaces it is a sympathetic and stylish conversion. South-west facing to the rear in an idyllic spot enjoying uninterrupted views over the surrounding countryside yet within an easy stroll of the village.

History Manor Barn as its name suggests was part of Orleton Manor which once belonged to our client. When the Manor House was sold he retained the farm buildings and created four barn conversions. Manor Barn is the largest of the properties, located at the end of a private drive, set on a generous plot with mature gardens and orchard in all 1.64 acres.

Accommodation The private drive leads to an extensive gravelled parking area and the front of the property.

The Reception Hall is split level and part galleried, with a flagstone floor it is an impressive entrance. Off here is a Laundry Room with a quarry tiled floor. With sink, plumbing and space for washing machine, oil fired central heating boiler and WC.

Stone steps lead up from the Reception Hall and double opening glazed doors open to the Living Kitchen. Designed and built by the vendor this is a light and airy room, heptagonal with a vaulted ceiling with roof light and full height windows enjoying lovely views over the gardens to the orchard and countryside beyond. With a quarry tiled and stone floor the owner has created a wondeful living space, the cosy Sitting area has a wood burning stove. The Kitchen area has an integrated double oven, integrated ceramic hob and inset sink. There is a useful larder cupboard off. With ample space for dining table and chairs, doors open to the gardens.

Also off the Main Reception Hall is the Study with wooden floor and windows overlooking the gardens.

The Dining Room has a wooden floor and windows to the front. With a charming reclaimed fireplace with handmade carved wooden surround and fitted wood burning stove.

The Drawing Room is an impressive room, with wooden floor, windows to the front and large sash windows to the rear it enjoys lovely views over the gardens.

On the first floor is the main Bathroom and three large Double Bedrooms, one with en Suite Bathroom. The largest of the Bedrooms has a Dressing Room off which could be converted to provide a Master Suite.

Accessed via a staircase off the Landing is the insulated roof space, again with potential to convert if desired.

Potential Annexe The end bay of the Barn is part converted. On the ground floor is the Garage with a wooden staircase up to three storage rooms. This would convert relatively easily to a small annexe or could be incorporated into the main house.

Outside Off the drive a gate opens to an agricultural vehicular right of way which leads to the orchard, extending to the south west of the property. This is stocked with a variety of mature apple trees. The gardens are laid mainly to lawn with a number of mature trees and shrubs. enjoying a sunny aspect the gardens offer privacy and seclusion.

Reception Hall18'1" x 16'1" (5.51m x 4.9m).

Laundry9'9" x 5'10" (2.97m x 1.78m).

Study14'2" x 12' (4.32m x 3.66m).

Living Kitchen25'9" x 25'3" (7.85m x 7.7m).

Dining Room18'6" x 14' (5.64m x 4.27m).

Drawing Room30' x 18'6" (9.14m x 5.64m).

Master Bedroom18'6" x 14'5" (5.64m x 4.4m).

En Suite Bathroom9'3" x 597'1" (2.82m x 182m).

House Bathroom8'1" x 5'4" (2.46m x 1.63m).

Dressing Room11'9" x 9'3" (3.58m x 2.82m).

Bedroom18'6" x 15'6" (5.64m x 4.72m).

Bedroom14' x 8'11" (4.27m x 2.72m).

Garage15'10" x 18'8" (4.83m x 5.7m).

Store/Potential Bedroom18'3" x 14'4" (5.56m x 4.37m).

Store16'4" x 12'1" (4.98m x 3.68m).

Store9'6" x 6'1" (2.9m x 1.85m).

EPC Rating = D

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