Located in this well regarded Leicestershire village is this beautifully presented and substantial sized Edwardian family home boasting many attractive decorative original features such as high ceilings, picture rails, open fireplaces and original decorative glazing. Read more
Located in this well regarded Leicestershire village is this beautifully presented and substantial sized Edwardian family home boasting many attractive decorative original features such as high ceilings, picture rails, open fireplaces and original decorative glazing. The property, due to its size is ideal for a family buyer having three principal reception rooms, breakfast kitchen, inner hall, utility room and cloakroom. On the first floor are four well-proportioned bedrooms and a luxury family bathroom and on the second floor is a large fifth bedroom and an en-suite shower room. Outside is an established and enclosed rear garden, workshop and tandem garage. The workshop could further be converted into a home office/studio/gym or just storage. Rarely old properties of this nature present themselves to the open market so an early viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the size and position on offer.
Accommodation The property is entered via an entrance porch with access via the original multi-paned double doors into:
Entrance Porch With the original Minton tiled flooring, arched obscure glazing to the front and side and exposed brickwork and an original stained glass and leaded light door leading into the entrance hall.
Entrance Hall A fabulous welcome into the property, this naturally light entrance hall is generous in size with a return staircase leading to the first floor landing, large frosted glazed window to the side, decorative coved cornicing, picture rail, radiator, decorative wood panelling to the walls and natural stoned tiled flooring.
Cloakroom10'2" x 3'1" (3.1m x 0.94m). Fitted with a white two piece suite comprising a low level WC and wall mounted wash hand basin with a decorative tiled splashback. Continuation of the natural stone tiled flooring, spotlighting to the ceiling, chrome heated towel rail/radiator and two multi-paned windows to the side.
Living Room16'1" (4.9m) into bay x 13'4" (4.06m). An attractive principal reception room with a large walk-in multi-paned window to the front, high ceiling with central ceiling rose, picture rail, TV aerial point and radiator. Feature stone fireplace with an open grate and bespoke fitted cupboards and shelving to either side of the chimneybreast.
Sitting Room15'1" x 10'6" (4.6m x 3.2m). A second well-proportioned reception room with original double French doors opening out into the garden. This room has the exposed and original wood flooring, picture rail, radiator and TV aerial point. Large central fireplace with a wooden surround, cast iron grate, decorative Victorian tiled slips and matching tiled hearth and an ornate wooden mantel place over.
Dining Room12'5" x 10' (3.78m x 3.05m). Accessed via double doors from the entrance hall with the continuation of the natural stone tiled flooring, radiator, dado rail, dual aspect windows to both side elevations, access to an understairs storage cupboard and door through to inner hall.
Utility Room9'7" x 6'9" (2.92m x 2.06m). Having been refitted with a range of high quality units with oak worktops, tongue and groove panelling, ceramic Belfast sink with a built-in soak dispenser, space for two white goods including a washing machine and window to the side elevation, high quality bespoke oak shelving unit, high quality porcelain flooring and glazed door through to the kitchen.
Breakfast Kitchen13'4" x 13'2" (4.06m x 4.01m). A handmade luxurious bespoke kitchen by Montagues of Leicester. The kitchen has been recently fitted and comprises a solid range of painted wall and base units with Silestone worktops, breakfast bar and central island with double ceramic sink, central mixer tap with pull spray hose and Quooker hot water boiling tap. Hanging above the island are Jim Lawrence pendants and also set within the island are built-in bins and recycling. There is an integrated dishwasher, new stoves double range style oven with five ring gas burner (available by separate negotiation) and a fridge freezer (also available by negotiation). Throughout the kitchen is a high quality porcelain floor with plinth lighting and under cupboard mood lighting. There is fully glazed double doors opening out into the garden and spotlights to the ceiling.
Landing On the first floor approached via a return staircase from the entrance hall is the first floor landing with a further return staircase rising to the second floor, large glazed window to the side and radiator.
Master Bedroom13' x 12'8" (3.96m x 3.86m). This master bedroom has a high ceiling, original picture rails, original window to the front, radiator and bespoke handcrafted fitted wardrobes with hanging rails and storage to each side of the chimneybreast.
Bedroom Two13'5" x 10'4" (4.1m x 3.15m). A naturally light bedroom with an original window to the rear, radiator, picture rail and bespoke fitted wardrobes with hanging rails and storage to either side of the chimneybreast.
Bedroom Three10'6" x 10' (3.2m x 3.05m). With a window overlooking the rear garden, radiator, picture rail, access to loft space and a Royal Doulton pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashbacks.
Bedroom Four13'9" (4.2m) into bay x 7' (2.13m). With a large sealed double glazed walk-in bay window to the front, radiator and picture rail.
Bathroom8'10" x 6'11" (2.7m x 2.1m). Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising a metal bath with a shower over and hand held shower attachment and a separate rainwater drench shower head, large wash hand basin and low level WC. Tiling to the base of the walls, high quality wood flooring, built-in airing cupboard housing the wall mounted Baxi boiler and linen storage, uPVC obscure double glazed window to the side, heated towel rail/radiator and recessed spotlighting to the ceiling.
Second Floor On the second floor, approached via a return staircase from the first floor landing is the small second floor landing and off is bedroom five.
Bedroom Five16'2" x 9'6" (4.93m x 2.9m). Ideal as a guest suite with a good height ceiling, access to a small loft space, two large Velux windows to the rear with blackout blinds, radiator and access to eaves storage. Door leads through to:
En-suite Shower Room13'9" x 8' (4.2m x 2.44m). Fitted with a three piece suite comprising a shower cubicle, RAK ceramic wash hand basin with mixer tap and low level WC. Gloss tiling to the walls and floor, Velux window to the side and chrome heated towel rail/radiator.
Outside - Front The property has brick walling to the front and side boundary and steps leading up to a block paved pathway leading to the front entrance porch. There are gravelled boarders edged with shrubs and plants and access down the side of the property to the rear garden.
Rear Garden There is a large block paved patio terrace immediately to the rear of the property, which provides an ideal space for outdoor seating accessed from the breakfast kitchen and sitting room. The rest of the garden is mainly laid to lawn with timber panelled fencing to the boundaries, numerous outdoor seating areas, outside tap and lighting and planted border with shrubs and plants. Access to the workshop and double garage.
Workshop12'3" x 9'7" (3.73m x 2.92m). Being of a good size ideal for a number of uses and currently used as storage would make an ideal office/gym or workroom and having access through to the tandem double garage.
Tandem Double Garage30'10" x 12'3" (9.4m x 3.73m). With an electric roller shutter door, connected with light and power and having good storage in the loft.
Access to the garage is via a quiet lane shared with two other neighbouring properties.