Great Bowden

Great Bowden

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Reception Room

2 bedroom house - mews for sale

  • Reference Number 31093391
  • Agent James Sellicks Market Harborough
  • Agent Number 01858 410008

Guide price £350,000

About this property

If you like the idea of canal views, countryside living set within the Georgian splendour of a mid-18th century Grade II Listed country residence with access to a formal gardens and a 15 acre shared paddock, all within easy reach of Market Harborough town, shops and mainline rail, then this mews house with private walled garden terrace could be the perfect dream home for you.

ACCOMMODATION
Arrive in style through the electric wrought iron gates, along the sweeping drive towards the allocated parking as you take in the architectural splendour of Great Bowden Hall a mid-18th century Georgian country residence and the attractive formal grounds.

Stepping through the door to this mews house, you will be struck with a sense of space that this home has to offer. The double height hallway welcomes you in. Your eye being drawn up by the striking staircase. Ahead of you is a handy storage cupboard while to your right you will find the guest cloakroom/utility room. The heart of this home and the hub of activity is the show-stopping open plan living, dining room. Natural light floods through the tall windows which afford views over the canal to the rear and your own private walled terrace oasis to the side. An imposing fireplace and chimney breast provide the perfect focal point. Away to the side is the discreet home office/study area. Perfect for flexi-working. The kitchen being open to the living room is both practical and sociable. Well equipped with integrated appliances, storage and work surfaces.

Upstairs the sense of space continues. The master bedroom enjoys canal and country views through two Georgian sash-style wood-frame double glazed windows. The ensuite bathroom is fitted with a three-piece white suite. The guest bedroom benefits from its own ensuite shower room.

OUTSIDE
Step through the living room patio doors to your own private walled oasis. The perfect spot for al fresco drinks and dining. Set within the grounds of this handsome country house, you have access to formal, communal gardens and 15 acres of shared paddock. The property also has allocated parking for two vehicles and a brick store.

LOCATION
Great Bowden is one of the most highly sought after villages within the county both by virtue of the quality housing stock and strong community spirit, good local amenities include a parish church, post office, village store and primary school. There is a selection of places to eat and dine with two gastro public houses, the Shoulder of Mutton and Red Lion both recently renovated and upgraded and very popular amongst villagers and people who visit. In addition, there are two cafes, the renowned Bowden Stores which also has a gift shop and Weltons Deli which has a post office and shop, as well as a café.

The nearby town of Market Harborough provides a wide range of shopping, leisure, education and recreational facilities with a mainline train service within convenient walking distance, giving access to London St. Pancras in under an hour. Schooling is well catered for in both the state and private sector. Of particular note are Uppingham School, Oakham School, Stoneygate School, Leicester Grammar the latter two both in Great Glen.

TENURE
Freehold with approx. £90pcm ground rent.

DIRECTIONAL NOTE
Proceed out of Market Harborough via Burnmill Road. Upon entering the village of Great Bowden, turn left at the T junction into Leicester Lane. Proceed out of the village for approximately a quarter of a mile where you will find the entrance gates to Great Bowden Hall, set within a red brick wall on your left-hand side. Upon parking the property can be found within the far right corner of the mews courtyard.

Key Features

Great Bowden
  • Grade II Listed
  • Situated within the Grand Union Canal Conservation Area
  • Open plan living, dining, kitchen area
  • Two double bedrooms both with ensuites
  • Study/home office
  • Private walled garden terrace
  • Canal views, formal gardens, 15 acre shared paddock
  • Access to mainline rail,l(London St Pancras approx. 1hr)
  • Over 1,000 Sq. Ft. of accommodation
  • No upward chain

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Address

13 Church Street Market Harborough Leicestershire LE16 7AA

Opening Hours

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

Telephone

01858 410008