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Blackfordby Lane, Moira



Blackfordby Lane, Moira

  • Ref: 10534
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold

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Tel: 01530 353170


Property Features

  • Distinctive Home
  • Fantastic Views
  • Rural Position
  • Grade 2 Listed
  • 0.87 Acre
  • Gardens & Paddock
  • 4/5 Bedrooms
  • Farmhouse Kitchen
  • Large Conservatory
  • Ample Parking

Property Summary

A DISTINCTIVE GRADE 2 LISTED VICTORIAN FARMHOUSE of character, with over 3,000 sq.ft of accommodation, OCCUPYING A WONDERFUL PLOT extending to approx 0.87acres, including FORMAL GARDENS & ORCHARD, with FAR REACHING COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS, lying betwixt the popular villages of Moira & Blackfordby

Full Details

A handsome & most distinctive early 18th century, Grade2 listed Victorian farmhouse of character, extending to over 3,000 sq.ft of accommodation, which occupies a wonderful mature plot extending to approximately 0.87 of an acre, of formal lawned gardens, a separate enclosed orchard and outstanding views. Lying betwixt the popular villages of Blackfordby & Moira, approximately 3 miles distant of Ashby de la Zouch, within the heart of the National Forest, Norris Hill Farm House is offered to the market for the first time since it was originally bought in 1927, having been farmed by the same family over the last 92 years.

Originally built in the early 18th Century the property retains much of the original charm and character of the age, with period fireplaces, stone thrawls, high ceilings, polished hand-rail to the staircase, whilst successfully blending in modern characteristics with an efficient oil fired central heating system, UPVC windows, a farmhouse kitchen and a spacious Victorian conservatory. With plenty of space and scope to further improve, the property offers a real lifestyle opportunity, ideall for family occupation, further complemented by wonderful parkland style gardens to the front, side kitchen garden, an enclosed orchard all approached via a part shared driveway with the barns to the rear, and planning consent granted for the erection of a detached double garage,.

A deep reception hall awaits as you enter, cloakroom & separate wc, two formal reception rooms and a Victorian style conservatory, re-fitted farmhouse style kitchen with granite worktops, walk in pantry, large utility room and a range of outbuildings that can be skilfully adapted. On the first floor are 4/5 bedrooms including a wonderful master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, bedroom 5/study with en-suite shower room and main family bathroom. The formal gardens wrap around the property to three sides in a true parkland style setting with mature trees, separate paddock and a large driveway providing ample parking.

Norris Hill Farmhouse offers a unique lifestyle opportunity, located right in the heart of the scenic National Forest with Conkers Visitor centre, Moira Furnace & Hicks Lodge cycling centre all close by. Lying betwixt the popular villages of Blackfordby & Moira, which both enjoy excellent local amenities, you are within 3 miles of the bustling market town of Ashby de la Zouch and conveniently placed for ease of access to the M42 J12 at Measham linking up perfectly both the East and West midlands, Tamworth (13 Miles) Birmingham (28 Miles)