Melton Road, Shangton, Leicester

Melton Road

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms

4 bedroom barn conversion for sale

  • Reference Number 29853260
  • Agent James Sellicks Market Harborough
  • Agent Number 01858 410008

Guide price £1,100,000

About this property

A ONE OF A KIND, four bedroom BARN CONVERSION positioned in a truly PICTURESQUE SETTING with lake, barn and studio in addition to the main property, all occupying a TOTAL PLOT of approximately 1.72 acres.

The property is entered via a glazed door into an entrance hall with useful storage to the rear and solid oak flooring. This opens through into the sitting room which has French doors and a fantastic bay window to the front elevation overlooking the lake, as well as a feature fireplace with exposed brick surround, timber mantel and a log burner inset.

To the left of the entrance is the open plan living dining kitchen, which a stunning room flooded by light by virtue of two sets of bi-folding doors to the front elevation, sky lights, a window to the rear and a glazed door off the kitchen area to the rear courtyard garden. The kitchen area benefits from cupboards and drawers with granite work surfaces over, a Belfast sink and an island unit providing further storage and a breakfast bar. There is an electric Aga, and space and plumbing for both a dishwasher and an American style fridge freezer. Steps lead up to the sitting area which enjoys a vaulted ceiling with exposed King Trusses and a feature Inglenook fireplace with exposed brickwork, a timber mantle and log burner inset. There is also a good sized storage cupboard off.

Steps off the sitting area lead to an inner hallway which gives access to the bedroom accommodation. There are two bedrooms, both with French doors opening out to the front elevation, which share a Jack and Jill bathroom. The master bedroom suite, which is currently used as a self-contained annexe is found at the far end of the property. The bedroom benefits from French doors to the front elevation, a dressing area with fitted wardrobes and an ensuite comprising of a wash hand basin, WC, rainfall shower and bath. There are also French doors to the rear off the dressing area opening out to a private rear courtyard garden.

Off the kitchen to the rear is a further inner hall with stairs rising to the first floor, a utility room and WC, with space and plumbing for white goods along with further cupboard storage. The stairs rise to a bedroom which has four sky lights, built-in wardrobes, eaves storage and an ensuite shower room off which completes the internal accommodation.

The property is accessed off the B6047 though an electric five bar timber gate down a private driveway to the property entrance. This leads onto a gravelled area with ample parking near the Barn. A blocked driveway leads down to the house. The Barn has commercial use and its own water and power supply to the right of the gravelled driveway. There is also a further outbuilding currently used as an art studio. There is a stunning lake to the front of the property which attracts lots of wildlife and gives the property its name. There are decked and paved seating areas to the front of the property ideal for entertaining or sitting back and relaxing, taking in the idyllic position. To the rear of the property is a private rear courtyard garden with a green house and raised vegetable beds.

The property occupies a rural setting close to the picturesque south east village of Shangton which lies approximately seven miles north of the thriving market town of Market Harborough, with the city of Leicester some eleven miles distant. Market Harborough has an excellent range of local amenities including supermarkets, boutique shops, bars, restaurants, cafes, a theatre and leisure centre. Both Leicester and Market Harborough have mainline rail services to London St Pancras in under an hour.

From Market Harborough, proceed northbound via Leicester Road, continuing over the A6 roundabout onto the B6047 passing through the villages of Church Langton and Tur Langton, proceeding past the turning for Shangton, turning next right to an electric five bar timber gate leading to the property's private driveway.

Key Features

Melton Road, Shangton, Leicester
  • Three reception rooms
  • Four bedrooms
  • Three ensuites
  • Barn with workshop
  • Studio
  • Ample parking
  • Countryside views
  • Private gated driveway
  • Lake
  • Total plot of approx. 1.72 acres


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13 Church Street Market Harborough Leicestershire LE16 7AA

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm


01858 410008