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3 bedroom bungalow for sale

Gables Lea, Sutton Bonington, Leicestershire, LE12 5NW


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Bungalow
  • Extended Accommodation
  • Two/Three Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Beautiful Interior
  • Viewing Recommended

Full description

**REDUCED BY £20,000** This BEAUTIFUL, detached BUNGALOW set in the desirable SUTTON BONINGTON, upgraded to a very high specification; as agents we would strongly recommend an early viewing. With living room, FITTED KITCHEN, dining room, MASTER BEDROOM ENSUITE, two further bedrooms & luxury bathroom. Gardens & DRIVEWAY.


The property is situated in the well regarded village of Sutton Bonington on Gables Lea, which is best approached heading out of Loughborough along the A6 Derby Road. Continue out through the village of Hathern and upon entering Costock at the traffic lights, take a right hand turn, signposted towards Zouch. Continue through Zouch taking an eventual left turn, signposted towards Sutton Bonington and enter the village along Park Road. Follow the road through, take a left turning into Gables Lea. The property is situated on the right hand side.


This two/three bedroom extended bungalow offers a rare opportunity to acquire a bungalow in this location having been refurbished to such a high standard. The property benefits from Windsor oak Parquet flooring, underfloor heating, luxury refitted bathroom and ensuite with Utopia suites. The kitchen has high quality, solid maple units with a vast range of built in appliances and the bedroom also benefits from high quality fitted furniture. As well as the fittings the property has been looked after enjoying a decorative finish to a high standard. The property has been extended and remoulded to create flexible accommodation which is used currently as an entrance hallway, separate living room, inner hallway giving access to the majority of the rooms. There is a high quality fitted kitchen, an archway leading through to a dining area. Bedroom three is currently used as a study and provides access through to the Master Suite, although plans are in place to subdivide the rooms to create a self contained room for Bedroom three. Bedroom two is currently used as a sitting/bedroom and the main family bathroom has a large steam and jacuzzi unit to be included within the sale. Outside the front and rear gardens have been landscaped: there is a water feature to the front and off street parking. To the rear there are numerous seating areas complemented with a high degree of privacy.


The property is situated within the most popular and historic village of Sutton Bonington which boasts an excellent range of local amenities including a highly regarded village primary school, recreational amenities, frequent public transport services, ease of access to both Loughborough and Nottingham city centres offering a more comprehensive range of services. Major link roads including the M1, M42, and A50 are within easy reach as is the Midland Mainline rail service with direct links to London St. Pancras along with the East Midlands International Airport at nearby Castle Donington.



With access through a half obscure glazed upvc door to the front elevation with matchin obscure glazed windows to the side. There is a high quality Windsor oak Parquet flooring, central heating radiator, coving to ceiling and a built in cupboard housing the hot water tank and pump. Door leads through to:

2.06m(6'9'') x 1.47m(4'10'')


A generously sized reception room with a continuation of the Windsor oak Parquet flooring. There is a large upvc double glazed bay window to the front elevation affording a good degree of natural light into the room. There is coving to ceiling, central heating radiator and a central fireplace, a gas fire mounted on top of a marble back and hearth and wooden mantelpiece over, situated behind is a bexi boiler. Multi panelled glazed door leads through to:

4.50m(14'9'') x 3.61m(11'10'')


With a continuation of the Windsor oak Parquet flooring, coving to ceiling, recess spotlights, access into the loft space and doors leading off to:


Fitted with high quality maple wall and base units, rolltop laminate work surfaces, one and a half bowl, stainless steel sink/drainer & food waste disposal unit inset, and mixer tap over. The kitchen has a range of high quality, built in appliance including: tall standing fridge/freezer, siemens oven, four ring induction hob and matching brushed stainless steel extractor fan over, dishwasher and built in washing machine. There is a natural tiled splashback to the wall, feature glass fronted cabinet with undercupboard lighting and a high quality tiled floor with underfloor heating. A upvc double glazed window and half obscure glazed door to the side elevation. There is coving to the ceilng and angled, recess spotlights to the ceiling. Archway leads through to:

3.78m(12'5'') x 2.54m(8'4'')


With a continuation of the high quality tiled flooring, a upvc double glazed window to the side elevation, ample space for dining table and chairs, coving to ceiling and central heating radiator. Door leads off to:

2.74m(9'0'') x 2.57m(8'5'')


This room is currently used as a study and provides access through to the master bedroom, however there are plans in place where this room could be sub-divided to create a separate bedroom. There is a upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation, coving to the ceiling and central heating radiator. Access off the inner hallway and further doorway leads through to:

3.48m(11'5'') x 2.74m(9'0'')


A generously sized master bedroom with high quality tiled flooring with underfloor heating. A particular feature of this room is the fully glazed double french doors providing access to and views over the rear garden. With a further upvc double glazed window to the side elevation. This bedroom is fitted with a vast range of high quality built in furniture, including: floor to ceiling height wardrobes with sliding front doors and matching dressing table and bedside drawer units. There is coving to the ceiling, recess spotlights and door leading off to:

4.39m(14'5'') x 3.18m(10'5'') max.


A luxury, refitted three piece, modern white suite comprising: large walk-in shower cubicle with curved glass screen and Mira shower over. There is an oval wash hand basin set above a vanity unit with Corian work surface and low level wc, also set within a unit with a wall mounted flush button. There is high quality tiled flooring continuing through from the bedroom with underfloor heating and a fully tiled wall. An obscure glazed upvc window to the front elevation, recess spotlights and extractor fan to ceiling. There is also a wall mounted electric towel heater.


With a wood effect laminate floor, fully glazed french doors opening out onto the garden. There is a central heating radiator and range of built in, fitted wardrobes with over-bed storgae cupboards and matching chest of drawers. There is a central heating radiator and coving to ceiling. This room is currently used as a bedroom/sitting room, being flexible within it's use.

3.84m(12'7'') x 2.67m(8'9'')


With a very high quality, refitted Utopia bathroom suite comprising: a large Steam mist corner unit, offering a Jacuzzi, a two seater steam room and a multiplex shower system. In addition, the unit has a foot massager and a telephone and entertainment system inset, with glass sliding doors. In addition there is a low level wc and wash hand basin set within a vanity unit with cupboards and drawer units. There is a high gloss tiled flooring with underfloor heating, complementing fully tiled walls, two obscure glazed upvc windows to the side elevation, a wall mounted shaver point and chrome towel heater. Recess spotlights and extractor fan to the ceiling.

2.69m(8'10'') x 2.24m(7'4'') max.



The property benefits from a beautifully landscaped front garden, mainly hard-paved for ease of maintenance. There is a gravelled driveway affording off street parking for at least two vehicles, running along the left hand side of the property. The gravelled driveway has decorative paving inset, there is a brick wall which houses space for a concealed bin store. At the front, set within the gravelled borders there is a large stone water feature and soil beds stocked with plants and shrubs. Gated access along the right hand side into the rear garden.


A particular feature of this property is the rear garden having been landscaped with decking immediately adjacent to the bedroom two french doors, providing an ideal seating area. Beyond there is a lawn with steps leading down to the rest of the garden which is mainly laid to gravel for ease of maintenance, step stone paving and a circular patio providing further seating area. The boundaries are made up of brick wall and fencing and the garden enjoys a high degree of privacy. There is an outdoor tap, lighting and set within the garden there is also a summer house with shed storage to the rear, available by separate negotiation.


MONEY LAUNDERING - Under the Protecting Against Money Laundering and the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, we must point out that any successful purchasers who are proceeding with a purchase will be asked for identification i.e passport, driving licence or recent utility bill. This evidence will be required prior to solicitors being instructed in the purchase or sale of a property.
MEASUREMENT - Every care has been taken to reflect the true dimensions. Rooms of an irregular shape, alcoves and fitted wardrobes will be indicated separately.
NOTE - Room sizes are quoted in metres to the nearest hundredth of a metre measured from wall to wall. The imperial equivalent is included as an approximate guide. Whilst we endeavour to make our sales details accurate and reliable, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the information for you, particularly if travelling some distance to view the property.
FLOOR PLANS - Purchasers should note that if a floor plan is included within property particulars it is intended to show the relationship between rooms and does not reflect exact dimensions or indeed seek to exactly replicate the layout of the property. Floor plans are produced for guidance only.


Accompanied viewings are available seven days a week. To arrange an appointment please contact a member of staff on 01509 239121 who will be able to assist you.


Monday - Friday 9.00-5.30
Saturday 9.00-4.00


John German are pleased to offer a comprehensive range of Survey and Valuation Reports in accordance with standards set out under the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
These include private valuations, (including probate, matrimonial and insurance), the popular RICS Homebuyers Survey and Valuation Report.


Mortgage advice is provided through our association with DMA Financial Services, who will provide you with independent financial advice and can be contacted on 01332 293696.


John German also operate a thriving Lettings Division based in the Loughborough office covering all aspects of lettings and property management. They can be contacted on 01509 238123.

These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidance and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representation of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firms employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property.

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8 Forest Road Loughborough LE11 3NP

01509 429033 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

John German, Loughborough

8 Forest Road Loughborough LE11 3NP

01509 429033 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.


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