The burglars broke into the home, on Cricket Field Lane, at around 6.45pm on Tuesday, February 2, and got away with a quantity of cash and jewellery.
A police spokesman said the victim sustained minor injuries to his head and face and had to attend hospital.
One suspect is described as white, between 5ft 11in and 6ft 1in tall and of a slim build. He is in his mid-20s, with short blond/ginger hair wearing a scarf over his lower face.
The other is described as white, around 5ft 9in tall and of a slim build. He was wearing dark clothing.
Police investigating the burglary are appealing for witnesses to come forward.,
If you saw anyone matching this description in the area at the time, or driving a red VW Golf in the area at the time, please contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 680 of 2 February.