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2 bedroom bungalow for sale

Thirlmere Court, Barrow Upon Soar, Leicestershire, LE12 8JW

Under Offer £115,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Retirement Bungalow
  • Two Bedrooms
  • Fitted Kitchen
  • Lounge/Diner
  • Conservatory
  • Viewing Recommended

Full description

This two bedroom bungalow is situated on a small retirement complex within close proximity of Barrow upon Soar village centre. The property has pleasant views across the open park beyond and in brief comprises: entrance hallway, fitted kitchen, lounge/dining room, conservatory, two bedrooms, fitted shower room. Private rear garden as well as communal gardens and parking.


Thirlmere Court is situated in Barrow upon Soar which is best approached leaving Loughborough along the A6 Leicester Road. At the One Ash roundabout take the first exit, Quorn/Mountsorrel bypass, and take the first left, as signposted towards Barrow upon Soar. Upon meeting the next roundabout, take a right and proceed through the traffic lights, over the bridge and take a left at the next roundabout into High Street. Continue along High Street and take an eventual left hand turn into Thirlmere Road. Thirlmere Court itself can be found situated as the first turning on the left hand side and the property can be found in the far left hand corner.


This two bedroom, mid terrace bungalow is available to the over 55s and would ideally suit a solo occupant or couple. The property has a modern, fitted kitchen, four piece white shower room, one double bedroom and a single bedroom. There is a good sized lounge/dining room with conservatory off, from which pleasant views over the rear garden and open park beyond can be enjoyed.
The property has single glazed windows and electric storage heaters and is ideally situated close to the village of Barrow upon Soar.


Barrow Upon Soar is a sought after village within the Soar Valley and boasts a range of amenities including schools, doctor and dentists surgeries, shops, restaurants and public houses. The village is ideally positioned for the commuter with rail links to Loughborough, Leicester and Nottingham as well as major roads links including the A6, A46 and M1 motorway.



With access through a solid door to the front elevation, spyhole and letterbox. Within the hallway there is a wall mounted electric storage heater, access into the loft space, coving the ceiling and built in airing cupboard housing the hot water tank and space for linen storage. Doors lead off to:


Fitted with a range of wall and base unit, rolltop laminate work surfaces, one and a half bowl stainless steel sink/drainer unit inset with chrome mixer tap over. Built into the kitchen is a double electric oven, four ring electric hob and matching extractor fan over. There is plumbing and appliance space for a free standing tall fridge/freezer and washing machine. This room has tiled splashback to the wall, vinyl flooring and a glazed window to the front elevation.

2.46m(8'1'') x 2.26m(7'5'')



With a wall mounted, electric storage heater, coving to the ceiling and fully glazed double doors providing access through to the conservatory. This room benefits from being generous in size and can double as a lounge and dining room.

5.38m(17'8'') x 3.00m(9'10'')


With pitched roof, tiled flooring, windows to all side elevations and doors opening out into the garden.

2.90m(9'6'') x 2.16m(7'1'')


Fitted with a modern range of wardrobes, over bed cupboards and bedside table, glazed window overlooking garden and park beyond, wall mounted electric storage heater.

3.78m(12'5'') x 2.77m(9'1'')


Ideal as a single bedroom or library/office. This room has a double glazed sealed window unit to the front elevation and a wall mounted electric storage heater.

2.39m(7'10'') x 2.03m(6'8'')


There is a four piece white suite comprising: low level wc, bidet, wash hand basin set within a vanity unit with cupboards beneath and a corner shower cubicle with Mira shower and glass opening screen. The walls are fully tiled, tile effect vinyl flooring, extractor fan to the ceiling and a wall mounted electric storage heater.


The property is set within a courtyard development with landscaped, maintained small garden and parking court. A pathway leads down to the front entrance doorway.


There is a rear garden, majority laid to lawn with trellis style fencing to the rear and side boundaries. Pleasant views from the garden can be enjoyed across the open park beyond.


The property is held on a leasehold basis, details to be confirmed. It is believed that the lease is a 99 year lease with approx £600 per year maintenance charge.


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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06 April 2012


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