Situated in the tranquil village of Thorpe, Nr Newark, Manor Court is a superb recreation of a gothic manor house
combining traditional and reclaimed materials with modern
reproductions, providing a unique home of tremendous character.
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Many rooms feature gothic archways with a combination of
polished limestone, marble and oak flooring to the main living areas. The reception hall features impressive twin reclaimed pine gothic arched entrance doors and a sweeping staircase with ornate railings rises to the galleried landing over. The kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of handcrafted iroko hardwood cabinets, again in gothic style, with marble work surfaces over. The main receptions
each feature reclaimed or reproduction fireplaces and the mullioned windows with leaded casements add to the gothic influence of the property.
There are four main reception rooms in addition to the breakfast kitchen, and a cloakroom, separate WC and shower room. The first floor has a total of five bedrooms, the master with an en-suite bathroom, and the guest bedroom with an en-suite shower room. There is also a family bathroom. There is a staircase from the first floor landing rising to a spectacular bedroom suite fit for a king!
The grounds have been superbly landscaped, there are attractive south facing gardens to the rear with a suntrap raised terrace. To the front is a gravel courtyard style parking area surrounded by brick walling and fencing with a large timber barn concealing the property from the roadside boundary.
Master Bedroom Suite with Bathroom
Guest Bedroom with En-Suite Shower Room
3 Further Bedrooms
Magnificent Open Plan Guest Bedroom Suite with roll top bath, enclosed vanity with wash hand basin and separate WC.
GROUNDS AND GARDENS
There are twin pillars supporting gates opening to a gravel courtyard to the front enclosed by brick walling and fencing. Box hedging parterres flank steps down to a paved area to the front of the property with a paved sitting area, established beds and borders.
Further steps rise to the front door. There is access to a timber barn with slate roof housing the oil fired central heating boiler with power and light attached. Please note: Planning consent has been granted on Thu 27 Apr 2017 to replace the timber barn with 1 and a half storey annex and garden room and erection of a new timber framed car port and store, further details can be found on the Newark and Sherwood Council website under planning with reference no. 17/00103/FUL.
To the rear of the property are enclosed gardens. There is a raised part flagstone terrace, established beds and borders, good sized lawns and various gravel sitting areas.
Manor Court is situated in the Conservation Area of the
Nottinghamshire hamlet of Thorpe lying to the east of East Stoke about a mile off the recently duelled A46 Fosse Way, and situated in the countryside southwest of Newark on Trent. Saint Laurence's Church is located in Thorpe. It is well situated with direct access via the A46 to the market town of Newark on Trent where can be found a wide range of facilities and amenities including schooling and various shopping outlets including Waitrose. There is a main line rail link from Newark Northgate station to London Kings Cross which takes from around 70 minutes.
Mains water and electricity are understood to be connected. Drainage is to a non-mains service. Oil fired central heating is installed. None of the services or appliances have been tested by the agent.
FIXTURES AND FITTINGS
Every effort has been made to omit any fixtures belonging to the Vendor in the description of the property and the property is sold subject to the Vendor's right to the removal of, or payment for, as the case may be, any such fittings, etc. whether mentioned in these particulars or not. All fixtures specifically mentioned in these particulars are included in the sale and the fixtures normally designated as tenant's equipment are excluded.
Newark & Sherwood District Council Tel: (01636) 650000.
Freehold. For sale by private treaty.
Vacant possession upon completion.
Strictly by appointment through Humberts (Nottingham Office), Telephone: 0115 950 5444.
The site and floor plans forming part of these sale particulars are for identification purposes only. All relevant details should be legally checked as appropriate.