Murray Estate Agents

Tel: 01572 822587

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18 High Street East
LE15 9PZ

Church Road, Ketton, Stamford

£595,000 Sold (STC)

3 Bedroom Barn Conversion

  • Delightful Grade II Listed Barn Conversaion
  • Array of Character Features
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Kitchen, Clkrm/WC
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • En-suite Shower Room, Bathroom
  • 2 Parking Spaces
  • Picturesque Courtyard Garden
  • Desirable Village Close to Stamford
  • Energy Rating: C

Stunning Grade II Listed barn conversion providing stylish and well-proportioned accommodation equipped to an exceptional standard and situated in a conservation area of a much sought-after village, next to the church.

No 2 Priory Barns is built of stone under Collyweston tiled roof and is the middle of the row of three properties, formerly barns belonging to the Grade II* Listed Priory in Ketton, which were converted in 1991.

Featuring solid oak doors, exposed beams and stonework, bespoke cabinets and stone tiled floors, the property boasts a wealth of charm and character.

The interior is arranged over two storeys and briefly comprises:

GROUND FLOOR: Reception Hall, Cloakroom/WC, Sitting Room with log-burning stove in feature fireplace, Inner Lobby, Dining Kitchen with high quality units and granite worktops;

FIRST FLOOR: Master Bedroom with en-suite Shower Room, two further Bedrooms, feature Bathroom with claw-foot roll-top bath.

OUTSIDE the property is accessed via a shared driveway which leads to a large open gravelled area with personal double parking space and log store.

A pedestrian hand gate gives access to a fully enclosed, charming courtyard garden.

Tenure: Freehold.

Council Tax Band D.



Reception Hall

Reception Hall 4.90m x 1.78m (16'1" x 5'10")Beautiful stable-style entrance door with transom, designer-style upright radiator, stone tiled floor, feature exposed stonework, staircase with open spindles leading to first floor, under-stairs cupboard.


Cloakroom/WCBURLINGTON white suite comprising low-level WC and pedestal hand basin with chrome towel rail beneath. Stone tiled walls, partially wood-panelled walls, heated towel rail, feature exposed stonework, wall-mounted WORCESTER gas central heating boiler, obscure glazed window to front.

Sitting Room

Sitting Room 5.99m x 4.83m (19'8" x 15'10")Superb natural stone fireplace with heavy timber lintel above housing log-burning stove mounted on raised stone hearth, two bespoke alcove cupboard and shelving units, two column radiators, exposed stonework with inset timbers, recessed ceiling spotlights, wood floor, full-height feature window to front overlooking courtyard garden.

Inner Lobby

Built-in cupboard with plumbing for washing machine, column radiator, stone tiled floor.

Dining Kitchen

Dining Kitchen 4.83m x 4.27m average (15'10" x 14'0" average)Excellent range of high-quality fitted units incorporating granite work surfaces with integral drainer, inset 1.5-bowl butler-style sink with mixer tap, ample soft-close base cupboard and drawer units including a corner carousel unit and sliding bin unit, matching soft-close eye-level wall cupboards and tall larder cupboard. Space for large range-style cooker with extractor hood above, integrated dishwasher, space for upright fridge-freezer, space for under-counter wine fridge.

Stone tiled floor, designer-style upright radiator, recessed ceiling spotlights, two windows (including a porthole) overlooking the village church, arched window with stone surround overlooking courtyard garden.



Feature exposed roof rafters and stonework, two radiators, bespoke bookcase, wood-effect floor.

Bedroom One

Bedroom One 4.29m + wardrobes + 3.86m max (14'1" + wardrobes +Well-proportioned Master Bedroom featuring full-height ceiling, range of built-in wardrobes, exposed beam and stonework, radiator, wood-effect flooring and window overlooking gardens.

En-suite Shower Room

En-suite Shower Room 2.82m x 1.19m (9'3" x 3'11")Equipped with BURLINGTON white suite comprising low-level WC, pedestal hand basin with chrome towel rail and shower cubicle with twin shower heads. Tiled splash-backs and matching partially tiled walls, exposed stonework, heated towel rail, wood-effect flooring, high ceiling with exposed timber beam.

Bedroom Two

Bedroom Two 4.80m x 3.28m (15'9" x 10'9")

Another good-sized double bedroom with full-height ceiling, built-in wardrobe, exposed stonework, bespoke hand-built shelving unit, radiator, recessed spotlights and dual-aspect windows.

Bedroom Three

Bedroom Three 2.62m x 2.72m + wardrobes (8'7" x 8'11" + wardrobeAn attractive room currently used as a study and incorporating two built-in wardrobes/cupboards, radiator, exposed stonework, full-height ceiling with recessed spotlights, loft access hatch and window with garden views.


Bathroom 2.79m x 2.03m (9'2" x 6'8")Stylishly fitted with BURLINGTON white suite comprising low-level WC, pedestal hand basin with chrome towel rail and freestanding claw-foot roll-top bath with shower attachment. Column radiator with heated towel rail, exposed stonework, partially wood-panelled walls, airing cupboard, roof light.


The property is accessed via a shared gravelled driveway which leads to:


Gravelled area providing a personal double parking space and log store.

Courtyard Garden

The charming front garden is accessed via a hand gate from the gravelled driveway and is mostly hard-landscaped for ease of maintenance. The garden has been arranged to include a flagstone patio area, a further slate sun terrace with gravelled walkways and raised beds stocked with a variety of shrubs, bushes and plants.

The tree in the garden has a TPO on it, and is a local piece of history being 150 years old and featuring as a local landmark in pictures of the village from the 1850's (contained in a book about Ketton history).


None of the services, fittings, or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems, telephone or television points have been tested by the Selling Agents.


Ketton is a charming village lying just to the west of Stamford and to the south-east of Oakham. It has many amenities including a local shop/post office, schools, public house, the Ketton Club, and various sporting facilities. All other facilities are available in Stamford, approximately 3 miles away including a good range of shops, medical facilities, library etc.

For commuters it is well positioned giving easy access to a number of centres including Peterborough, accessed via the A1 Great North Road where there is a mainline station with good train services to London. It is also within easy driving distance of Kettering, Corby and Leicester.


Enquiries to Rutland County Council, Oakham 01572-722577


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