Be lord and lady of the manor at Little Humby near Grantham

Property of the Week: Little Humby.
Property of the Week: Little Humby.
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You can be lord and lady of the manor house in this stone-built house in Little Humby, which is believed to date from the 17th century.

The Manor House, in New England Lane, is for sale with an asking price of £595,000.

Property of the Week: Little Humby.

Property of the Week: Little Humby.

The property is to the west of the village with open farmland on three sides. Formerly a farmhouse, the property has been extended and refurbished and offers well-proportioned family accommodation with lots of character features, including open fires, beam ceilings and stone-flagged floors.

There are four bedrooms, two with en-suite facilities, and the property is for sale with a total of 2.6 acres of gardens and two paddocks.

The entrance porch is used to store logs and leads to the stone-flagged floor of the entrance hall which has exposed stone walls. There is a cloakroom housing a low level wc and hand wash basin.

The traditional farmhouse-style kitchen has a range of cupboards and granite working surfaces over. There is a Rayburn oil-fired cooker, quarry tiled floor, beam ceiling, exposed stonework and a utility room which has more cupboards, work surfaces and a sink, ceramic hob and plumbing for a washing machine.

Property of the Week: Little Humby.

Property of the Week: Little Humby.

Also on the ground floor are a sitting room with a recently-fitted clean heat multi-fuel stove, built in display cabinets either side of the chimney breast, exposed stone walling, stone-flagged floor and stairs to the first floor; a south-facing garden room with flagged floor, exposed stonework and access to the patio, plus a dining room with exposed beams and stone work, open hearth fireplace with built-in cupboards and a window seat.

The master bedroom has a window seat and a large en-suite bathroom recently re-fitted to comprise a rolltop bath with ball and claw feet, separate shower cubicle, his and hers sinks, bidet and high level wc and built-in airing cupboard.

The second bedroom incorporates a shower cubicle and vanity unit with inset sink and cupboards below. There are two further bedrooms, one of which has a fitted work station and can be used as a study.

Outside there is a double garage, an outbuilding which provides a summerhouse/leisure facility which incorporates a Nordic sauna and shower room, pine-panelled walls and sliding patio doors.

Property of the Week: Little Humby.

Property of the Week: Little Humby.

The gardens are laid mainly to lawn with polar trees, shrubs, fruit trees and hawthorn hedging. There is a productive vegetable garden and two adjoining paddocks, offering further potential and privacy.

The property is being marketed through Fine & Country, in High Street, Grantham. For further details, or to arrange a viewing, call 01476 584164 or visit www.fineandcountry.com