A RARE ADDITION TO THE MARKET is this STUNNING DETACHED VICTORIAN SCHOOL HOUSE offering a wealth of space and flexibility including space for an annexe, five excellent double bedrooms and generous wrap around landscaped gardens. Converted from the original village School and School Master’s House and offering ample space for ancillary accommodation, this most impressive village home showcases superb specification throughout and has been upgraded over the years with modernisations to include a refit to both the main kitchen and utility/annexe kitchen and landscaping to the rear gardens. The Old School House a wealth of original features character throughout
The interiors comprise briefly entrance porch and stunning galleried reception hall, drawing room, dining room, breakfast kitchen and cloakroom, with a further reception room, home office and kitchen/utility ideal as an extension to the main house or as accommodation for the annexe. Off the main galleried landing there is a most impressive master suite laid to a dressing area, large double bedroom and en suite bathroom, with two further bedrooms benefitting from use of a shower room. The second staircase rises to two further double bedrooms (one of which is currently fitted out as a dressing room) each having a private en suite. Outside, two driveways offer ample parking and there is a detached garage and range of outbuildings to one side. The stunning gardens extend to all sides of the property, laid to formal lawns and mature flower beds to the front and side and having a secluded paved courtyard style garden to the rear.
Set within picturesque Derbyshire is Walton on Trent, a desirable rural village home to facilities including a beautiful Church, a popular pub and restaurant, village store and a cricket club. The village primary school feeds into John Taylor High School in Barton under Needwood, both of which maintain a superb reputation, and there are an excellent range of independent schools also in the area including Lichfield Cathedral, Derby High and Repton. The village of Barton provides further everyday amenities including a doctors’ surgery, chemist, post office and a range of pubs and shops. The location is ideally placed for commuters, having the A38, A50 and M6 Toll close by and rail links from Lichfield giving direct access to Birmingham and London (in 80 minutes). East Midlands and Birmingham international airports are also both within a 40 minute drive.