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4 bedroom detached house for sale
Creswell Drive, Ravenstone, Leicestershire LE67 2AG
- Architect-Designed Family Residence
- Circa Five Acre Paddock to the Rear
- 4 Bedrooms - Two Up and Two Down
- Lounge with Inglenook Fireplace
- Open Plan Dining Kitchen - Utility & Pantry
- Conservatory - Two Bathrooms and Cloakroom/W.C.
- Rear Garden with Open Paddock Views
- Car Port and Parking Numerous Cars
Ravenstone is a very popular and desirable village approximately three miles from the bustling market town of Ashby-de-la-Zouch and within easy driving distance of the A42/M42 motorway with links through to the M1, M6 and M69 motorways and all major Midland towns and cities.
ABOUT THE PROPERTY
KINGFISHER HOUSE: A rare opportunity for the discerning purchaser to acquire an individual, architect-designed, detached family residence with an extensive paddock to the rear measuring five acres or thereabouts, and nestled within one of the most prestigious areas of the sought-after village. The property, now reduced in price, includes two bedrooms on the ground floor with a bathroom, and a further two bedrooms on the first floor with a second bathroom. A look inside the good-sized accommodation reveals, on the ground floor: an enclosed porch, reception hallway, open plan dining kitchen with adjoining pantry and utility room, a downstairs cloakroom/w.c., 20ft lounge with brick inglenook fireplace, a sizeable conservatory, bedrooms three and bathroom one with four-piece suite; and on the first floor: the master bedroom, bedroom two and a further four-piece bathroom. Outside, the driveway to the front and side offers off-road parking for numerous cars, an under-cover brick car port and a five-bar gate opening into a fenced paddock measuring approximately five acres (to be confirmed). No upward chain. We anticipate a great deal of interest in this superb family home and respectfully suggest viewing at your earliest convenience.
ACCOMMODATION IN DETAIL
The house is situated in a select no-through road of individually-built properties on the edge of this sought-after village. The property stands back from the road behind a low brick wall with mature shrub borders and an in-and-out tarmac driveway which extends down the side of the house and garden to the extensive five-acre paddock to the rear of the property.
The house is entered through the covered brick car port to the side. A glazed opaque door with matching side panel opens into the:
With a tiled floor and lighting. A diamond-shaped leaded glazed door with matching side panels leads to the:
With moulded cornice, a wall light and ceiling light, staircase off to the first floor accommodation, archway to the two ground floor bedrooms and bathroom. Twin multi-paned glazed doors to the lounge. And a glazed door to the:
OPEN PLAN DINING KITCHEN - 23' 2'' overall x 12' 2'' (7.06m x 3.71m)
(Narrowing to 9'1"). Fitted with a range of base and drawer units and matching wall cupboards including glass-fronted display cabinets. A stainless steel double bowl sink and single drainer, space for an electric cooker, tiled splashbacks and contrasting roll-edged worktops. Two central heating radiators, telephone point, ample space for a dining table and chairs, two diamond leaded double glazed windows to the front, and a further window to the side. A glazed door to the utility room, and a panelled door to the:
With a quarry tiled floor, shelves and lighting. A double glazed side window.
An opaque glazed door to the:
UTILITY ROOM - 10' 6'' x 9' 7'' max (3.2m x 2.92m)
(6'4" min). With a stainless steel sink and drainer and base unit. Space and plumbing for a washing machine or dishwasher. Space under a worktop for a further electrical appliance. A wall-mounted Netaheat gas boiler, radiator, quarry tiled floor and a double glazed opaque window and single glazed side exit door.
A panelled door to the:
Fitted with a w.c. and a wall-mounted wash basin. Quarry tiled floor and a double glazed opaque side window.
Returning to the entrance hall, twin multi-paned glazed doors open into the:
LOUNGE - 20' 9'' inc inglenook x 13' 4'' (6.32m x 4.06m)
The focal point of this well-proportioned living room is the feature brick inglenook fireplace with cast iron gas stove resting on a qaurry tiled hearth. There's a substantial beam over with concealed lighting. Also, two stained glass windows with bird designs to the rear of the fireplace. Moulded cornice, two central heating radiators, three double wall lights, a TV aerial point, dual-aspect double glazed windows to the side elevations, and a window looking into the car port.
Double glazed sliding doors lead to the:
GOOD-SIZED CONSERVATORY - 16' 7'' x 10' 9'' (5.05m x 3.28m)
Constructed with a brick base, hardwood windows and doors and a vaulted polycarbonate roof - all with blinds. A double central heating radiator, two wall lights and a ceiling fan. Views towards the rear garden and paddock.
Returning to the entrance hall, an arch leads to the two downstairs bedrooms and bathroom one. There are storage cupboards and a plaster wall niche with lighting.
BEDROOM THREE - 12' 9'' x 11' 4'' (3.89m x 3.45m)
With a wide door. A central heating radiator, three wall lights, TV aerial point and a double glazed sliding door to the paved patio and rear garden.
BEDROOM FOUR - 12' 9'' x 11' 5'' (3.89m x 3.48m)
Fitted with a double wardrobe, radiator, TV and telephone points and a double glazed sliding patio door to the rear garden.
DOWNSTAIRS BATHROOM ONE - 11' 9'' x 10' 4'' (3.58m x 3.15m)
A well-proportioned bathroom serving the ground floor bedrooms. With a large walk-in shower cubicle with Dolphin electric shower, inset twin 'his and her' vanity wash basins with cupboards under, a bidet and low-flush w.c. A wall mirror with concealed lighting, part-tiled walls, radiator and a double glazed opaque window to the side aspect.
Returning to the entrance hallway, stairs rise to the:
FIRST FLOOR ACCOMMODATION
With a double glazed window to the rear, loft access, a radiator, two picture wall lights and a door to under-eaves storage.
BEDROOM ONE - 18' 9'' max x 14' 7'' max overall (5.72m x 4.44m)
Fitted with a range of wardrobes with hanging rail and shelving, radiator, under-eaves access, wall light and a double glazed leaded dormer window overlooking the front garden.
BEDROOM TWO - 13' 6'' x 12' 3'' inc wardrobes (4.11m x 3.73m)
With fitted wardrobes and a dressing table, concealed lighting above the bed space, radiator, telephone point and dual-aspect double glazed windows to the front and rear.
SECOND BATHROOM - 11' 9'' x 10' 4'' max (3.58m x 3.15m)
Fitted with a four-piece suite comprising: a corner panelled bath, pedestal wash basin, bidet, low-flush w.c. and a tiled shower cubicle with electric shower. A recessed wall mirror with light/shaver point, double radiator, part-tiled walls, vinyl flooring, an airing cupboard with insulated hot water cylinder and linen shelves. A double glazed opaque window to the rear aspect.
The house is set back from the no-through road behind a low brick wall with shrub borders and an 'in-and-out' tarmac driveway and a professional landscaped garden. There's a car port and the driveway continues down the side of the property to a five-bar gate which opens into the five acre paddock.
COVERED BRICK CARPORT
With lighting, and being open to the front.
Professionally landscaped. Double glazed sliding doors from the rear of the house open onto the raised paved sun terrace which enjoys commanding views over the garden and extensive paddock beyond. There are wrought iron railings and brick steps leading down to the lawned area. A variety of mature shrubs and fencing to the boundaries.
EXTENSIVE PADDOCK LAND
From the end of the Tarmac driveway which offers off-road parking for numerous vehicles, a five-bar gate opens into the paddock which has fencing to the boundaries. There's a timber stable block (in need of attention), and a shed. The paddock is believed to measure five acres or thereabouts - but this has not been measured by Newton Fallowell.
Please note: The paddock has an uplift clause with conditions attached in the event of the land being sold separately in the future. Please call our Ashby office for further information. Prospective purchasers are recommended to consult a solicitor in this matter before proceeding.
This superb family home offers versatile accommodation for the discerning purchaser looking for somewhere desirable to live within a conveniently located, sought-after village. We anticipate a great deal of interest in this property and respectfully suggest viewing at your earliest convenience.
HOW TO GET THERE
From our NEWTON FALLOWELL office in the heart of ASHBY DE LA ZOUCH: Turn right into Market Street. Proceed through the town centre, taking the second turning on the right into Church Street (signposted to the Hospital). Follow this road, which becomes Leicester Road. Continue for about one and a half miles, then take the right turn signposted to Ravenstone. Once in the village, look out for signs to the 'Nursery' and turn right here into Heather Lane. Then first right into Creswell Drive. The property can be found on the left - identified by our 'For Sale' sign. POST CODE for SATNAVS: LE67 2AG.
SERVICES: All mains are connected. The services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by Newton Fallowell and no guarantee as to their operating ability or their efficiency can be given. TENURE: Freehold - with vacant possession on completion. Newton Fallowell recommends that purchasers satisfy themselves as to the tenure of this property and we recommend they consult a legal representative such as a solicitor appointed in their purchase. MEASUREMENTS: Please note that room sizes are quoted in metres to the nearest tenth of a metre measured from wall to wall. The imperial equivalent is included as an approximate guide for applicants not fully conversant with the metric system. Room measurements are included as a guide to room sizes and are not intended to be used when ordering carpets or flooring. VIEWING: By strict appointment through the selling agent.