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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Main Street, Barkby, Leicester

Sold STC £585,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Two reception rooms
  • breakfast room & kitchen
  • second floor attic room
  • four double bedrooms
  • tarmac driveway
  • double garaging
  • brick built annexe

Full description

Dating back to 1899, a substantial four bedroom detached Gentlemans Residence providing fine rural views positioned on a plot extending to 0.54 acres with the added benefit of having a further detached two storey Coach House.

This property comes with the Agents highest recommendations for an internal inspection.

Accommodation - The accommodation with security alarm system and CCTV in brief comprises of an entrance porch, entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, rear hall, breakfast room, kitchen, utility room, cloakroom, stairs to first floor landing, four double bedrooms and family bathroom and stairs to second floor attic room. Outside the property sits back from the road behind a high level brick wall and paved frontage with a tarmac driveway providing ample car standing to the rear of the property and access to a double garage. To the rear are attractive lawned gardens with large paved patio areas, timber shed, uPVC summer house, sectional single garage found to the rear of the plot.

The brick built Coach House to the rear of the property provides for a variety of uses, but its current accommodation comprises of an entrance hall, cloakroom, snooker room, bar area, stairs to first floor, games room and an office. The Coach House could easily be converted into a separate annex/office accommodation subject to the necessary planning consents, which would suit those who plan to work from home or have a multi-generation household. It is self-sufficient of the main house with its own gas, electric and water supplies, making the variety of uses for this annex endless.

Location - The village of Barkby lies approximately six miles north east of Leicester city centre. A small rural village with two public houses, parish church, popular village primary school and is flanked by some of Leicestershire's most attractive rolling countryside. It is particularly well served for access to the A46 offering routes to Nottingham and the M1/M69 motorway networks and associated Fosse Retail Park.

Directional Note - Proceed out of Leicester on the A607 Melton Road in a northerly direction as signposted to Syston, eventually becoming the Newark Road where at the roundabout to Syston take the third exit onto Melton Road. Taking the second exit at the next mini roundabout, and second exit at the next roundabout onto Barkby Lane. Continue out of Syston as signposted to Barkby village. On entering the village the property may be found just in on the left hand side as indicated by the Agents For Sale board.

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04 January 2013

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