An excellent example of traditional Georgian architecture, renovated in the 21st Century to combine the character of the period with the essentials of a modern lifestyle, is for sale with Alasdair Morrison and Partners of Southwell for £750,000.
Evergreen House, School Lane, Halam, has three reception rooms, kitchen and utility, master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and two dressing rooms, four further bedrooms and three bathrooms.
The energy-efficient house is heavily insulated and has high-specification double-glazed windows and modern gas central heating.
The drawing room has a feature fireplace with an inset wood-burning stove and original timber flooring. French doors with wooden shutters open to the side garden.
The sitting room, which overlooks the main garden, has a full-height brick fireplace with a wood-burning stove and herringbone oak-tiled floor.
More French doors in the study open to the rear garden.
The cloakroom has a low-flush wc and pedestal wash basin.
The dining room features a sandstone fireplace with York stone hearth, travertine flooring, French doors opening to a garden terrace and a door to a large vaulted cellar.
The kitchen has cream Shaker-style units beneath granite worksurfaces. There is a double sink, two-oven range, corner pantry cupboard, integrated double oven and convection hob, space for an American-style fridge freezer and plumbing for a dishwasher.
There is a utility room off the dining room, with a Belfast sink, beech worksurface and space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer.
A staircase rises from the hall to the first floor landing, which has windows overlooking the garden.
The master bedroom has four windows on two sides, a cast iron fireplace and original painted wooden flooring.
Its en-suite bathroom has tiled walls, travertine flooring, a freestanding claw-foot bath, walk-in shower, low-flush wc and wash basin.
A dressing room is divided to provide two separate areas and has concealed plumbing for further adaptation to a bathroom or shower room.
Bedroom two has an original cast iron fireplace, original painted wooden floors, and an en-suite with shower cubicle, wc and pedestal wash basin.
Bedroom three has a cast iron fireplace, original painted wooden flooring, and a window overlooking the main garden.
There is a fully-tiled en-suite wetroom with shower area, wash basin and wc.
Two further bedrooms both have original wooden flooring.
The family bathroom has part-tiled walls, travertine floor, and a contemporary panelled bath, shower cubicle, wash basin and low-flush wc.
Outside, electrically-operated wrought iron gates open to a gravelled parking and turning area at the front of the house, and a double garage with electric doors.
Separated by a well-tended and stocked flower and herbaceous border and a flagged terrace, the south-facing main garden has mature hedging and brick walls on all sides.
It is lawned with flower and shrub borders and has a flagged seating area, brick-edged borders and gravel paths, extending to a York flagged kitchen garden area.