Accommodating 18-20 guests
Accommodating 18-20 guests
Carrington Manor is a magnificent Grade II* Listed Jacobean country house located in the Northamptonshire village of Mears Ashby. The property sleeps 20 guests in 9 bedrooms and 2 daybeds and sits in an elevated position amidst 11 acres of beautiful gardens and grounds, including a tennis court, hot tub, games room, ornamental lakes, a stream, woodland and paddocks.
Location - Carrington Manor stands on the southern edge of the delightful Northamptonshire village of Mears Ashby. The market towns of Market Harborough and Olney are within easy driving distance. Major towns and cities within reach include Northampton (7 miles) Milton Keynes (27 miles) and Leicester (36 miles).
Nearest Train Station: Nearest Airport: Luton and Birmingham are 1 hour and Heathrow is 90 minutes
London: just over a 90-minute drive or by train in 47 minutes (St. Pancras to Wellingborough)
18 - 20 Guests
Linen and Towels
Logs for Fire
BBQ: Yes a BBQ is provided
Coffee Machines: Cafetiere
Sorry no Dogs or Pets allowed
Carrington Manor can sleep up to 20 guests in 9 bedrooms and 2 daybeds and 5 bathrooms of which 3 are en suite.
Carrington Manor is approached through wrought iron gates over a gravelled driveway to a grass turning circle to the centre of which is a raised stone sundial.
Hallway: large hallway with oak floor and an open stone fireplace, an 18th century staircase leads to the 1st floor
Dining room: an elegant room with an open stone fireplace, the dining table can seat 20 guests and the adjacent room can seat a further 12 guests
Drawing room: a wonderful large room with open fireplace, comfortable sofas and amazing ceiling features, the French doors open onto the garden terrace
Library: this room has wonderful views of the front of the house and over the gardens towards the lake. The room has an open fireplace with an ornate marble mantelpiece. The TV has full Sky package, DVD and PlayStation 4. There is also a selection of board games, a chess board, books and an iPod docking station
Rear hallway: this has a magnificent staircase with carved armorial bearings in the form of griffins on each newel post
Kitchen: a beautiful custom made kitchen by Chalon with black granite worktops; the kitchen is well equipped including a fire 4-oven AGA, 6-ring gas hob, two fridges and a dishwasher. The breakfast table has seating for 10 guests
Conservatory: a wonderful place to get away relax and read a book with rattan chairs, stone flag floors and doors opening onto the dining terrace
Downstairs cloakroom: with W.C.
Master bedroom: wonderful room with a super king size 4 poster bed and double aspect views over the front of the house, gardens and lakes
Master en-suite bathroom: two separate en-suites, one with a free standing roll-top bath and the other with a wet room shower
Bedroom 2: double bedroom with king size bed and a stone fire surround
Bedroom 3: double bedroom with king size bed, the en-suite has a free standing roll top bath
Bedroom 4: double bedroom with king size bed
Bedroom 5: twin bedroom and a stone fire surround
Shower room: with shower cubicle
Cloakroom: with separate W.C.
Bedroom 6: double bedroom with double size bed; the en-suite bathroom has a separate bath
Bedroom 7: twin bedroom
Bedroom 8: twin bedroom
Bedroom 9: double bedroom with double size bed
Bathroom: with a free standing roll-top bath
Carrington Manor has an outdoor dining terrace which is south-west facing has wonderful views through the grounds across the lakes to the paddocks and woodland beyond. The terrace has a gas BBQ and paella maker which are perfect for al fresco dining.
The grounds of the property are wonderful with lots of activities to keep the guests entertained, including a tennis court, small lake with boat (prior permission required), trampoline, wooden playhouse, paddling pool, football nets, basketball nets and croquet. The hot tub is available at an extra cost of £250.
Games barn: In the grounds is the Games barn which includes:
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