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12.84 acres, Street Ashton, Rugby, CV23, Warwickshire
Sold (STC) - Guide Price £1,800,000

  • 12 bedrooms
  • 6 reception rooms
  • 7 bathrooms
  • 12.84 acres
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Detached
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Private Parking

Mater Ecclesiae Convent is a substantial property with a range of flexible and versatile accommodation throughout. It has been used as a convent since 2007, following its former use as a private dwelling. The main house seems to date back to the early 1800's and is an attractive building offering the most stunning of views over rolling countryside.

The property comprises an abundance of sizeable accommodation throughout with some delightful original features including
fireplaces and wonderful high ceilings. The ground floor has several large reception rooms including a drawing room, morning room, dining room, sitting room and office which are all complimented by the kitchen with pantry and freezer rooms. Several ground floor
bedroom suites are also located on the ground floor. The magnificent main staircase rises from the reception hall to the first floor accommodation where one will find 8/9 excellent and well-appointed bedroom suites. Further to the accommodation of the main house the property boasts a chapel and three guest rooms en bloc.

The Retreat is a versatile building which currently offers 4 double bedroom suites to the ground floor, 2 further bedroom suites to the first floor and a large meeting room with kitchenette.. There is a separate 1 bedroom apartment with bathroom and open-plan kitchen dining living area.

One approaches the property via a shared gated driveway which gives access to Mater Ecclesiae Convent, the triple car garage and the barn ensure that there is plenty of parking.

The formal gardens are a delight being mainly laid to lawn with a variety of herbaceous borders, mature trees and shrubbery. The
property is surrounded by its own land to the front offering flexibility for the equestrian purchaser and wonderful views. In the old walled garden area there are a variety of young fruit trees and adjacent to the driveway there are well-established apple trees.

The property is currently in use as a convent, but would lend itself to a variety of commercial or residential uses subject to planning consents.

The property is well-situated for access to the motorway network with the M1, M45, M69, M6 and A14 all readily accessible bringing Leicester, Birmingham, Coventry and Northampton all within daily commuting distance. Within a few mile radius of the property are the popular villages of Withybrook, Pailton and Brinklow with a range of day-to-day shopping facilities and primary schools. There is a
wide range of state, private and grammar schools to suit most requirements including Rugby and Princethorpe public schools, Billiton Grange Prep schools and Rugby grammar schools. There are excellent communications with train services from Rugby and Coventry to London and Birmingham. Situated within attractive countryside, the area provides excellent riding and walking. There are race courses at Warwick, Leicester and Stratford-upon-Avon with golf courses located within Ansty and Lutterworth.

Rugby 6 miles (trains to London Euston from 50 minutes), Coventry 9 miles (trains to London Euston fro


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