A stunning detached barn conversion in an idyllic location with panoramic views
27th May 2019
A most impressive detached barn conversion set amidst stunning Staffordshire countryside, benefitting from spacious and flexible accommodation, four bedrooms and stunning gardens extending to 1.3 acre. Originally dating back to 1850, this individual detached country barn has been extended and modernised in recent years with improvements made to include an extension to add a stunning oak framed orangery style dining hall, second reception room and stunning master suite, a refitted kitchen and bathroom, a new boiler in 2017 and new windows and doors to the drawing room. This stunning home resides within Rangemore Estate and presented an ideal opportunity for those looking for a character home in this stunning location.
The interiors comprise briefly dining hall, sitting room, quality breakfast kitchen, drawing room, laundry room and cloakroom to the ground floor, with a stunning galleried landing giving access to three of the four bedrooms and a family bathroom. Off a second staircase is the master suite, a most impressive principal bedroom benefitting from a walk in wardrobe, en suite and a glazed apex overlooking the gardens and rolling countryside beyond. Outside, the extensive grounds total approximately 1.3 acre and are laid to a generous gated driveway, detached tandem garage, formal lawns and a kitchen garden. Clapping Gate Barn is serviced by full double glazing and oil fired central heating.
Set a short distance from the village of Yoxall, Clapping Gate Barn benefits from an excellent range of amenities including a health centre, post office, shops, newsagent/general store, St Peter’s church and two pubs. St Peter’s Primary School is situated within the village which feeds into the highly regarded John Taylor High School in Barton under Needwood, and there are a superb range of independent schools also bearby including Abbots Bromley, Repton, Denstone and Lichfield Cathedral. Clapping Gate Barn is well placed for access to nearby towns and cities via the A38, A515 and A50, rail services from Lichfield provide regular and direct links to Birmingham and London (in 80 minutes) and the international airports of Birmingham & East Midlands are both within an easy driving distance.