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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Thorpe Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Under Offer £195,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Individual Detached Home
  • Energy Rating D
  • Built by the Occupiers in 1969
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • L-Shaped Lounge/Diner
  • Fully Fitted Kitchen
  • Utility Area
  • Edge of Town Position
  • Viewing Recommended

Full description

Located on the edge of Melton Mowbray town centre is this individually designed and built home, never been brought to the market before. The property is well set back from the road with a substantial frontage and ample off street parking. The accommodation itself comprises rear porch/sun lounge, utility area, fitted breakfast kitchen, L-shaped lounge/diner, inner hall, cloaks/WC, first floor galleried landing, three bedrooms and a bathroom. There are gardens wrapping around all four sides of the property and large block paved driveway.


Melton Mowbray is a thriving market town offering excellent local shopping and schooling facilities with the added benefit of being within easy commuting distance of the surrounding centres of Leicester, Nottingham, Loughborough, Grantham, Oakham and Stamford. Superb private schooling is available at nearby Oakham in addition to the Loughborough Endowed Schools, Ratcliffe College and Leicester Grammar School. The town is situated on the Leicester/Peterborough/Stansted railway with an excellent intercity service to London available from both Grantham and Leicester (approximately 1 hour).


Rear Porch/Sun Lounge 
8.6ft x 6.3ft
Accessed via a fully glazed uPVC door to the side elevation. This room has full uPVC glazing overlooking the garden, tiled floor and access through to:

Utility Area 
6.4ft x 3.1ft
With plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, also housing the wall mounted gas central heating boiler.

Breakfast Kitchen 
9.1ft x 10.4ft
Accessed from the garden room with fitted cream gloss wall and base units with granite worktops, there is a one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit inset, built-in is a double Stoves oven and grill, a four ring gas hob and concealed extractor fan as well as a built-in dishwasher and fridge. There are tiled splashbacks to the walls and fully tiled flooring with space for a central breakfast table and chairs. The kitchen has a uPVC glazed window to side elevation and doors through to the inner hall and dining room.

L-Shaped Lounge/Diner 
5.5m max - 3.35m min x 5.66m max - 3.6m min - A commanding reception room set in an L-shape with ample space for both seating and dining. There is glazing to both the front and each side elevation flooding natural light into the room, decorative cornicing, two central heating radiators and a central wall mounted gas fireplace, behind which is an open fireplace. Door leading back through to:

Inner Hall 
14.1ft x 6.7ft
With a staircase rising to the first floor landing, there is an obscure glazed door with matching side windows leading to the right hand elevation, central heating radiator and off:

Built-in Cloakroom/WC 
2.8ft x 5.1ft
The WC has a low level toilet, a wall mounted wash hand basin, tiled splashbacks to the walls and a complementing tiled floor, an obscure glazed window to the rear elevation and central heating radiator.

First Floor Landing 
The landing has a large double glazed window to the side elevation and central heating radiator, doors lead through to:

Bedroom One 
4.34m min x 2.97m - This sizeable double bedroom has a double glazed window to the side elevation and an extensive range of fitted wardrobes providing floor to ceiling hanging space and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Two 
12.7ft x 9.1ft
This second double bedroom has a double glazed window to the side elevation, central heating radiator, fitted wardrobe and a built-in airing cupboard housing the hot water tank.

Bedroom Three 
8.1ft x 7.1ft
With fully fitted wardrobes, set behind one of the wardrobes is a pull down bed, this bedroom has access through to the loft space by pull down ladders, central heating radiator and a double glazed window to the side elevation.

7.8ft x 6.1ft
Having been refitted with a white three piece suite, there is a panelled bath with central mixer tap and shower head over, pedestal wash hand basin and WC, fully tiled flooring with complementing tiles to the base of the walls. There is an obscure glazed window, central heating radiator and towel heater.

The property is well set back from Thorpe Road, there is a substantial block paved driveway providing off street parking for numerous vehicles, at one stage there used to be a large workshop which has since been removed. Gated access leads to the garden located to each side but predominantly to the rear of the property which is laid to lawn surrounded by herbaceous shrubs and small trees with fencing to the boundary. There is an outdoor tap and security lighting.

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Added on Rightmove:
25 October 2016

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