Top Farm, 10 High Street, Great Doddington, Northants NN29 7TQ
An historic Grade II listed former farm house dating from circa 1588 offering a rare opportunity to acquire a period house for renovation together with a substantial range of traditional farm buildings all set within the heart of a sought-after Northamptonshire village.
Grade II listed historic former farm house for renovation
3 receptions, 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
Range of traditional buildings, 5,800sq.ft. footprint
Further barns with potential for ancillary accommodation
Gardens, ample parking, stabling. Huge potential
The property stands in the heart of the popular and thriving village of Great Doddington which has a sought-after Primary School, renowned Pub/restaurant and village store. More major shopping, professional services and recreational facilities are available in nearby Wellingborough ( 2 miles ). Excellent access to the transport network via nearby A45 and easy access to nearby centres including Northampton ( 10 miles ), Milton Keynes ( 21 miles ) and Bedford ( 20 miles ).
London - St. Pancras from Wellingborough - 51 minutes.
Top Farm is an Historic Grade II listed former farm house which requires modernisation and offers considerable potential to expand the accommodation into adjoining buildings ( subject to planning ). The current accommodation briefly comprises:-
Entrance hall, drawing room, Tudor sitting room with Butler's pantry and half cellar below. Dining room, kitchen, rear hall, store and scullery.
On the first floor: principal landing, master bedroom with en-suite, two further double bedrooms, family bathroom with separate w.c., inner landing with back stairs and bedroom four through to bedroom five.
Adjoining range barns incorporating office, wash room with vaulted ceiling, tack room/stable with hay loft over. Overall about 900sq.ft. of additional potential accommodation ( subject to planning ).
To the front of the property is a walled garden mainly laid to lawn with flower beds and enjoying a Southerly aspect. Wrought iron hand gate to the High Street, adjoining store and gate to side driveway. The rear courtyard provides ample off road parking and has a picket fenced paved yard with covered veranda. Across the yard is a two storey stone building incorporating two stables, store, garage and large loft. All in all about 1,300 sq.ft of potential ancillary accommodation ( subject to planning ).
Arranged around a large courtyard are a comprehensive range of traditional farms buildings of brick and stone construction and providing about 5,800 sq.ft. footprint.
There is a separate side garden approached via the wash house and laid mainly to lawn with greenhouse and adjoining yard incorporating a stone and brick block housing 4 stables with 3 additional timber stables.
In all the site extends to 0.718 acres.
An adjoining paddock with stone stable and shelter extending to 0.557 acres may be made available subject to separate negotiation.
No planning permission has been sought for any alterations to the existing layout of either the main house or the buildings and prospective purchasers are advised to make their own enquiries.
Method of Sale
By private treaty with vacant possession upon completion. Offered as a whole or in two lots.
All site and floor plans re for identification only and are not to scale.
Development Uplift Clause
A development uplift clause will be placed upon part of the site. Terms and plans by negotiation with the vendor.
Outgoings Council Tax Band G
Local Authority Wellingborough Borough Council
Strictly by appointment with Bletsoe Estate Agents