Keller Williams UK
4 bed Detached House Sold

Sussex House, Holcot Road, Walgrave, Northamptonshire

£700,000 Offers In Excess Of

Property Description

  • 4 Bedrooms with Large Master
  • Amazing Valley Views
  • Landscaped Rear Garden
  • Large Family / Diner
  • Driveway & Double Garage
  • Sought After Village

Keller Williams Northampton are thrilled to offer for sale this beautifully presented four-bedroom home in the sought-after village of Walgrave situated just north of Northampton. In lovely condition throughout and to a high specification, the current owners have improved every aspect of their house including an extension. The property benefits from a very large master bedroom complete with a stunning ensuite, dressing room, feature vaulted ceiling and Juliet balcony with unbeatable views of the valley and fields nestled up to the fence at the bottom of the garden. A modern large kitchen / diner and garden room compliments what is a too good to miss opportunity. Covering some 2,140 square feet (excluding garage) the house would be well suited to a family.

A main feature of the property is the professionally designed garden and the panoramic views to the paddocks and fields at the back of the garden (currently occupied by retired horses) and the valley and hill beyond. This simply has to be one of the best locations and views for a home in the area. Note: The surrounding fields are of significant heritage importance and cannot be built on.

The front of the house benefits from a driveway and integral double garage with new up and over electric door. Shrubs and borders compliment the frontage.

The accommodation includes the ground floor comprising of a welcoming entrance hall with neighbouring downstairs cloakroom and practical straight stairs to the first floor galleried landing. Off the hallway is a good sized lounge with a stone mantelpiece and hearth surrounding a Bell electric fire which leads to the solid roofed garden room which currently houses a number of sofas and coffee table. The hallway also leads to a dining room overlooking the garden and large modern kitchen / diner with a utility room and door to the garage.

Outside in the rear garden (professionally designed and built) is a recently installed shed and greenhouse, raised vegetable beds, a number of patios and lawned area and well-stocked borders. The rear of the garden is fenced to make the most of the magnificent uninterrupted private views of the countryside beyond.

Kitchen/Dining Room

The well-appointed L shaped bright kitchen/dining room has an adjoining utility room and large French doors which open up to the garden and patio. The high quality neutral-coloured units which provide a great deal of storage are enhanced by black granite worktops. The flooring is high quality solid oak and there is a small island/breakfast bar in the middle. The kitchen is complimented by a full-sized Rangemaster range cooker. There is room for a large table and seating. The utility room benefits from a sink and worktops and space for two freestanding appliances.


The lounge benefits from an attractive stone fireplace and hearth with an insert Bell electric stove. An alternative fuel source can be fitted. The lounge has sliding doors opening into the garden room which has a solid ceiling, downlights, electric heater and underfloor heating.

Dining room

Between the kitchen and lounge is a dining room which benefits uninterrupted views of the garden and beyond. There is an electric canopy to protect the room from the sun.

Master Bedroom suite

On the first floor, the master bedroom has a beamed vaulted ceiling, Juliet balcony with panoramic views of the countryside and a superb large en-suite. Adjoining the bedroom is a large dressing room with fitted wardrobes.


There are a further three good sized double bedrooms

Family bathroom

Recently installed the family bathroom is of high quality and like the master ensuite has a digital Aqualisa shower. There is also a separate third toilet to the first floor next to the family bathroom.


The front of the property has a lawned area with a drive allowing for many parking spaces. There is pedestrian side access to the rear garden. The double garage with an electric powered up and over door has power, lighting and storage units.

The good-sized rear garden benefits from not being overlooked and is mainly laid to lawn with borders, trees and pergola. There is plenty of scope to add a garden office/studio.

Energy matters

This recently renovated home is rated C Energy Efficiency Rating and benefits from gas central heating, wall radiators and uPVC double glazed windows throughout.

The property is in council tax band F. The local authority is Northamptonshire County Council.

The property is fitted with a professional installed and maintained security system including a burglar alarm and CCTV cameras.


This popular village enjoys Walgrave Primary School, The Royal Oak pub, St Peters Church, picturesque rural walks, a pocket park and a newly opened local shop that is run by the local residents. Due north of Pitsford Reservoir which offers sailing, fishing and walking activities, the village itself has a public house, primary school, village hall and pocket park as well as supporting a variety of clubs and societies. Local grocery provisions and other services can be obtained in the nearby villages of Brixworth (5 miles) or Mawsley (3 miles) with the nearest high street shopping and local authority provisions being available in Kettering town centre just over 6 miles away. Walgrave offers easy access to Kettering, Northampton and Wellingborough along with their respective railway lines taking you to either Birmingham, London Euston and St Pancras from Wellingborough.

To book your internal viewing, please contact Simon of Keller Williams Northampton.
Council tax band: F

A recent addition to the house. High quality kitchen units with granite worktops. L shaped with a breakfast bar / island with power points. Rangemaster range cooker with five gas hobs and plate warmer. French doors and windows overlooking the patio and garden. Plenty of cupboard storage and power points thoughout.

A good sized room. Feature stone hearth with electric wood burner style fire. Can be converted to a wood burner or other. Sliding doors to garden room. Windows to front.

Dining Room
Snuggled between the lounge and kitchen the Dining room benefits from views to the rear garden and valley beyond

Utility Room
Worktops, built in units and space for two free-standing appliances. Side door to outside and the garage.

A good sizes study with views to the front

Recently refitted downstairs w/c with toilet, basin and storage cupboards

Garden Room
A lovely large garden room with solid plastered ceiling with downlight accessed from the lounge. Double French doors to the garden, windows all round. Wood effect tiled floor. Wall mounted electric heater with thermostat and underfloor heating.

Master Bedroom
A glorious large master bedroom which really is a key feature of the home. High vaulted beamed ceiling (12.4 ft high) presents the room as light and airy. The room benefits from a large luxury hotel style ensuite and French doors offering views for miles enhanced with a Juliet Balcony with windows above. An automated velux window adds the equation. Solid oak floorboards. Next to the master is a carpeted dressing room with multiple built in wardrobes for him and her. The dressing room measures 10.11 ft x 8.5 ft

A true delight the master en-suite is new and of high quality. At one end there is a large walk in shower with Aqualisa Digital fittings and wall and ceiling mounted shower roses. There are two separate high quality sinks with mirrored cabinets above. At the far end is a bath with side feeding hot/cold taps. Off floor toilet. A large heated floor to being compliments the room. Floor to ceiling stylish neutral tiles and two wall-mounted heated towel rails. Underfloor heating compliments the room. Windows overlook the front.

Bedroom 2
With built in wardrobes and views to the garden and fields beyond. Carpeted with coving to the ceiling

Bedroom 3
A double bedroom with storage cupboards and wardrobes across one side of the room. Views to the back. Carpeted.

Bedroom 4
Benefiting from built-in bedside cupboard and wardrobes. Views to the front. Carpeted.

The recently refitted family shower room benefits from a large shower with Aqualisa digital appliance. Off floor sink and toilet. Floor to ceiling stylish neutral tiles.

The 1st floor also benefits from a third separate toilet

Galleried Landing
A light and airy carpeted landing with stairs to below.

To discuss this property please contact Simon Warnford-Davis on: