Offers Over £700,000
Daventry Road, Kilsby, Rugby
Land Size: 0m²
A recently modernised and refurbished detached home occupying a plot of 0.26 of an acre in the popular village of Kilsby.
Introduction - Our owners acquired the White House in late 2016 giving them amazing opportunity to create an outstanding family home. They set about extending and improving the property significantly with the kichen/family room proving to be the stunning centrepiece of the improvements. There is a also a large sitting room, a play room, utility room and wet room, plus five well proportioned bedrooms with two well appointed en-suites and a newly fitted family bathroom. The house has a highly efficient heating system, with under floor heating to the ground floor, which can be operated remotely. The plot extends to 0.26 of an acre and also has the benefit of a block paved driveway and integral double garage.
Accommodation Summary -
Ground Floor - The property is entered via a double glazed entrance door and the wide entrance hall has a bespoke oak staircase with glazed balustrades rising to the first floor, there is a variety of doors that lead off to the utility room, sitting room, play room and kitchen/family room. The play room is situated at the front of the house and does offer an alternative reception room if required and has high quality flooring, a double glazed window to the front aspect and a further door that leads to an inner lobby which has a door leading to the integral double garage which houses the central heating system, hot water cylinder and electric operated roller door. From the inner lobby there are doors that lead off to the ground floor wet room with attractive contemporary grey tiling, enclosed WC, wash basin and built in cabinetry below, a walk in shower with rainforest style shower attachment and an obscured double glazed window to the side aspect. Neighbouring this is the utility room which has a double glazed door to the side, a range of matching base and wall mounted units, a built in tall fridge and freezer and enamel sink and drainer with mixer tap. At the rear of the house there is a large sitting room with attractive log burner with oak mantle and hearth, high quality flooring, provision for a flat screen television, access to the kitchen/family room via glazed double oak doors and at the far end of the room is an attractive gable end triangular window beneath which are bifold doors that lead to the rear terrace. The kitchen/family room has been significantly extended by the owners with a bifold doors with integrated blinds that lead to the rear terrace, there are five solar powered large Velux windows that have rain sensors and are remote operated that provide a great deal of natural light into the room. There is also an integrated sound system operated via WiFi and Bluetooth. The high quality Burbidge kitchen has been fitted to a high standard and comprised of solid oak painted units, a variety of adjoining Quartz work surfaces, there is a central island unit with twin Belfast sink and breakfast bar which also has a built in wine chiller, dishwasher and this also has a large piece of attractive stone. There is space for an American style fridge/freezer and there is a Rangemaster range with extractor hood above. The whole of the ground floor has underfloor heating.
Entrance Hall -
Play Room - 6.01 x 4.28 (19'8" x 14'0") -
Sitting Room - 8.50 x 4.67 (27'10" x 15'3") -
Kitchen/Family Room - 6.88 x 6.58 (maximum) (22'6" x 21'7" (maximum)) -
Utility Room - 4.83 x 2.58 (15'10" x 8'5") -
First Floor - There is access to the two roof voids from the first floor landing, airing cupboard with linen shelf and then oak doors that lead off to the five bedrooms and family bathroom. The master bedroom is situated at the front of The White House and this has a double glazed window overlooking the parking area, there is a large wardrobe with sliding doors, two contemporary style wall to ceiling radiators and a luxurious ensuite with large Whirlpool bath, waterproof television which is mounted into the contemporary tiles, his and hers wash basins with steam resistant mirrors, shower with rainforest style attachment, ceramic tiled floor, low level WC and an obscured double glazed window to the front aspect. Bedroom two faces the rear of the property and has a double glazed window overlooking the attractive gardens, there is a sliding door that leads off to the ensuite shower room which has a wash basin with vanity unit and splashback, low level WC, shower cubicle with folding door and rainforest style attachment and also an obscured double glazed window to the side aspect. Bedroom three is another double room that faces the rear of the property whilst bedroom four is a further double room that has views to the front and bedroom five is currently in use as a study and has views to the rear. The family bathroom is fitted with a wide range of high quality ceramics, there is a panelled bath with shower screen and rainforest style attachment, enclosed WC, wash hand basin with vanity unit and a variety of further cabinetry.
Master Bedroom - 4.83 x 4.56 (maximum) (15'10" x 14'11" (maximum)) -
Ensuite Bathroom -
Bedroom 2 - 4.81 x 3.48 (maximum) (15'9" x 11'5" (maximum)) -
Ensuite Shower Room -
Bedroom 3 - 3.79 x 3.57 (maximum) (12'5" x 11'8" (maximum)) -
Bedroom 4 - 4.35 x 2.85 (maximum) (14'3" x 9'4" (maximum)) -
Bedroom 5 - 2.67 x 2.67 (8'9" x 8'9") -
Family Bathroom -
Parking & Garaging - The property has a large block paved frontage with parking for at least five vehicles, there are rendered mouse grey walls either side of the boundary and there is the integral garage with electric remote operated roller door.
Rear Garden - There is a gated side paved pedestrian access that runs alongside the utility room and leads to an attractive west facing rear terrace where there are some raised flower borders and railway sleeper steps that lead onto the large lawn. There is a shed at the bottom of the garden which measure 16ft x 8ft and this has electric connected. As stated, the plot total a generous 0.26 of an acre and the rear garden is laid mainly to lawn and there is a variety of well placed coniferous trees and hedges providing a secluded and sheltered spot. The house has a variety of exterior lighting, which looks lovely in the evenings and the full proportions of the extensions and improvements to the house can be appreciated fully from the rear.
Location - Kilsby is a medium-sized village situated approximately five miles from Rugby and Daventry just on the Warwickshire & Northamptonshire borders. The village itself has The Red Lion and The George public houses, a village shop, a village preschool and primary school, recreational field and many social activities to include a tennis club, horse riding, two book groups, village magazine and a very active village hall.. There are also grammar schools nearby in Rugby namely Lawrence Sheriff and Rugby High. There are also good independent schools at Bilton Grange, Princethorpe College and of course the famous Rugby School within a few minutes drive. The village has a typical mix of post-war properties as well as many attractive period houses, day-to-day shopping needs can be found in the neighbouring market towns of Rugby and Daventry where there is a wide range of shopping. Milton Keynes, Coventry, Birmingham and Leicester are all less than an hour away by car. The excellent road networks surrounding Kilsby give immediate access to the A5, A14, A361 as well as the extensive motorway network. There are train services from Long Buckby and Rugby where Virgin Trains provide a high-speed service into Euston in well under an hour.
Services - Oil fired central heating, mains water, electricity and broadband are connected
Local Authority - Daventry District Council
Council Tax Band E.
Viewing Arrangements - Strictly via the vendors sole agents Fine & Country on (01788) 820062.
Opening Hours - Monday to Friday 9.00 am - 5.30 pm
Saturday 9.00 am - 4.30 pm
Agents Notes - All measurements are approximate and quoted in metric with imperial equivalents and for general guidance only and whilst every attempt has been made to ensure accuracy, they must not be relied on. The fixtures, fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. Internal photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any item shown is included with the property. For a free valuation, contact the numbers listed on the brochure.
- Beautifully Improved & Extended Detached Home
- 5 Bedrooms, 2 En Suites & Family Bathroom
- Playroom & Sitting Room with Log Burner
- Stunning Family Kitchen with Views of the Garden
- Bi-fold Doors with Integrated Blinds
- Under Floor Heating
- Integrated Sound System
- Total Plot of 0.26 Acres
- Double Garage & Bock Paved Driveway
- Early Inspection Recommended