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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Long Lane, Billesdon, Leicestershire, LE7 9AL

Offers in Excess of £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detatched
  • Character
  • Outbuildings
  • Village Location

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Tenure: Freehold

Overview
House Network Ltd are delighted to offer this unique and unspoilt 18th century cottage situated on a quiet cul de sac lane. This charming property is set on a plot extending to 1/3 acre, and benefits from 3 bedrooms, 2 reception rooms, conservatory/study and beautifully landscaped gardens to the front and rear. The gardens host a range of brick outbuildings (to include an oak floored summer-house, an early Victorian pigsty, a potting shed, a workshop, a wash house and gardener's loo). The cottage interior hosts many original features, including exposed beams, oak floorboards, multi-paned and stained glass windows, and generous built-in storage. The large private gardens to the rear may be suitable for building an additional dwelling (subject to planning permission).

Accommodation comprises; enclosed porch, dining room, lounge, conservatory, kitchen/breakfast room, and side porch to the ground floor. The landing leads off to 3 bedrooms and bathroom. Outside is a driveway and garage with traditional cottage front garden, and mature terraced rear garden laid to lawn with three private patio seating areas, summerhouse, wildlife pond and a range of original Victorian outbuildings suitable for conversion if desired (subject to planning).

Billesdon is a popular conservation village set in beautiful countryside, with many local walks and good transport links. The Village amenities include shop, post office, pubs, doctors and a regular bus service. The nearest primary and secondary schools are Billesdon Parochial Primary School (0.31 miles) and The Beauchamp College (6.03 miles). Popular local private schools include, Leicester Grammar School, Leicester High School, Uppingham School and Oakham School.

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Enclosed Porch 
stained glass windows to front and side aspect, part glazed entrance door.

Dining Room 
16'4 x 13'6 max (4.98m x 4.11m max)
Window to front aspect, window to rear aspect, gas fireplace, under-stairs storage cupboard, radiator, telephone point, wall light, exposed beams

Lounge 
16'3 x 12'8 max (4.95m x 3.86m max)
Window to front aspect, double glazed window to conservatory, coal effect gas fireplace, radiator, oak floorboards, TV point, dado rail, two wall lights, exposed beams, double glazed door to conservatory.

Conservatory 
15'1 x 10'4 max (4.60m x 3.15m max)
Half brick and double glazed construction with vent windows, tiled flooring, double glazed french doors to garden.

Kitchen/Breakfast 
14'6 x 11'1 max (4.42m x 3.38m max)
Fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units with round edged oak worktops, matching breakfast bar, double Belfast sink with mixer tap, tiled splashbacks, inset dishwasher, fitted cooker oven, two multi-paned windows to rear aspect, multi-paned window to front aspect, radiator, quarry tile flooring, exposed beams, door to garden.

Side Porch/Veranda 
7'0 x 2'2 (2.13m x 0.66m)
Exposed brick and open to 3 aspects, tiled flooring.

Landing 
Two multi-paned windows to rear aspect, original stained floorboards, exposed beams.

Master Bedroom 
11'4 x 11'3 (3.45m x 3.43m)
Window to front aspect, original floorboards, telephone point, picture rail, wall light, access to part boarded loft, three built-in double wardrobes with overhead storage, additional storage cupboards.

Bedroom 2 
12'7 x 7'9 max (3.84m x 2.36m max)
Window to front aspect, radiator, fitted carpet, picture rail.

Bedroom 3 
11'5 x 8'3 max (3.48m x 2.51m max)
Window to rear aspect, radiator, original floorboards, overhead storage cupboard, picture rail.

Bathroom 
11'0 x 7'3 (3.35m x 2.21m)
Four piece white suite comprising panelled bath, wash hand basin, tiled shower cubicle, WC, heated towel rail, shaver point and light, obscure window to rear aspect, obscure window to side aspect. Airing cupboard with slatted shelving, radiator, tiled flooring.

Front 
Driveway leading to detached garage. Retaining wall to fore with steps up to a landscaped garden, small lawn with dwarf hedging, mature borders and beds with a range of plants and shrubs, path to entrance door and round to rear.

Rear 
Terraced cottage garden laid to lawn with a variety of mature plant and shrub borders and beds, unusual specimen trees and fruit trees. Patio seating area, small wildlife pond, summerhouse with oak floorboards and power connected, large potting shed, Victorian brick built pigsty with slate roof, water pump, large workshop, utility, outside toilet, and 1 1/² length garage.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 June 2015

Nearest station

  • Leicester (7.8 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Leicester (7.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

House Network, National

Estate Offices - Radley Green Farm, Radley Green Road, Radley Green, Essex, CM4 0LU

01245 930165 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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