Bulcote is a delightful unspoilt village set some 8 miles from Nottingham. The nearby village of Burton Joyce offers an excellent range of local facilities and amenities and there is good access to a wide range of regional centres.
Ivy House is a most appealing historic Grade II listed home set in attractive, mature private gardens with a substantial range of period outbuildings offering further potential. The current property dates from the early 18th Century and we understand was known previously as The Unicorn Inn with stabling and accommodation and an unusual and substantial first floor room created in the mid 19th Century.
The property is well planned with three principal reception rooms set across the main frontage and a large combined breakfast room and kitchen set to the rear with spacious utility, second kitchen/laundry room, cloaks and separate W.C. To the first floor the generous master bedroom has a substantial full en suite bathroom and there are four further double bedrooms within the main house plus the substantial family/games room which was added in the mid 19th Century.
Ivy House sits in mature grounds and gardens of approximately 0.4 acres with period detached outbuildings offering further potential, with potential opportunity for a building plot to the end of the garden at the east aspect, subject to the necessary planning consents.
Ground floor - lounge with a fine beamed ceiling, inglenook fireplace set to an open grate. An early panelled door leads through to the Dining room with high ceiling, open hearth with grate and canopy over. This room was probably the original arched entrance leading through to the rear stable courtyard.
Inner hallway with stairs to upper floor, sitting room. Kitchen/breakfast room with two clearly defined areas including fully fitted kitchen with a range of solid timber units and working surface. Aspect through to the private side courtyard. Breakfast room/dining area with a corner fireplace and gas coal effect fire. Side cloak room/hallway with extensive built in storage, ground
floor cloaks and W.C. Laundry/utility, a spacious well fitted room with sink unit and extensive range of fitted cupboards. Separate utility cupboard with plumbing for washing machine, boiler room with gas fired boiler.
From the ground floor a staircase rises to a half landing leading to the rear part of the main house up to a main landing area with the master bedroom to the front of the house with extensive fitted wardrobes. A short flight of stairs leading up to a very spacious en suite bathroom with a free standing bath, wash hand basin, low suite W.C, large shower cubicle and range of
fitted cupboards. Bedroom 2 also on the first floor to the front of the house.
Rear wing with part galleried landing to Bedroom 3 with wash hand basin, family bathroom with panelled bath, low suite W.C, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, separate shower and airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. Substantial games room with high ceiling and tiled fireplace.
Second floor – two further bedrooms, 4 & 5.
The property has a wide frontage to Old Main Road with side driveway to a courtyard area and substantial range of period outbuildings, comprising barns/stabling and hayloft over at first floor level. Currently used as garaging and storage, there is considerable potential subject to any necessary planning consents.
There is a private courtyard area set to the side of the kitchen and very generous well stocked principal gardens with defined areas, feature brick walling. In all approx 0.4 acres or thereabouts.
From Nottingham leave on the Southwell Road A6008 and proceed through Burton Joyce. Turn right into Bulcote Villlage opposite the church and the property will be seen a little way down on the left hand side.