6 bedroom detached house for sale

Mill Road, Rearsby

Guide Price £997,500

Property Description

Full description

An outstanding Grade II* listed family home believed to date back to 1661. The historic building known as 'The Old Hall' has been sympathetically renovated by the current owners to a particularly high specification and offers spacious flexible living accommodation and is situated within the picturesque Charnwood village of Rearsby. The accommodation includes entrance vestibule leading into elegant reception hall, sitting room leading into garden room, lounge, dining room, rear hall, steps leading to cellar office, cloaks/wc, snug, rear lobby leading to courtyard garden, farmhouse breakfast kitchen, utility room, first floor, landing, master bedroom with steps into dressing room, luxury ensuite bathroom, inner landing leading to bedroom with Jack and Jill bathroom, landing area giving access to three further bedrooms, two with ensuite shower facilities, second family bathroom, second floor, sitting room with connecting access into bedroom, second staircase rising to three further storage rooms with further potential for additional bedrooms. Outside: the property has extensive gardens with courtyard area, brick stores, integral laundry room and boiler room, detached double garage. The property is accessed via electrically operated wrought iron gates.

Location - The picturesque North East Leicestershire village of Rearsby is located in the Wreake Valley and lies astride the A607. The village itself has a fine Parish Church, public houses, local school, post office, bus services to Leicester and Melton Mowbray and recreational facilities. More comprehensive shopping and supermarket facilities are available in Leicester and Melton Mowbray. For the commuter the nearby western bypass provides access to the M1 and M69. Leicester has mainline railway services to London St Pancras International.

Viewing And Directional Note - All viewings should be arranged through Andrew Granger and Company 0116 2429922. The property may be approached from Leicester via Melton Road bypassing Syston via the A46 and following the signpost for the A607 for East Goscote and Melton Mowbray and following the signpost towards Melton Mowbray at the East Goscote roundabout turn left, continuing through East Goscote towards the village of Rearsby. On entering the village of Rearsby turn left into Mill Road where the property can be located immediately on the right hand side.

Ground Floor -

Entrance Vestibule - With original oak panelled entrance door.

Reception Hall - Multi paned lead windows to front elevation with secondary glazing, period style radiator, staircase rising to first floor with oak balustrade.

Sitting Room - 9.30m x 4.80m (30'6 x 15'9) - Cornice ceiling, marble fire surround with inset wood burning stove, tv aerial point, two radiators, multi paned lead bay window to front elevation with secondary glazing, multi paned lead window to front elevation, secondary glazing, double glazed lead effect French doors leading to garden room.

Garden Room - 4.98m x 2.51m (16'4 x 8'3) - Double glazed French doors with matching side panels leading to rear garden, contemporary radiator, tiled floor, door leading into family room.

Bar Room/Family Room - 5.11m x 5.11m max (16'9 x 16'9 max) - Wood stripped flooring, impressive oak fire surround with inset cast iron log burning fire, multi paned window with secondary glazing dual aspect, built in oak panelled bar.

Dining Room - 5.03m plus bay x 6.45m (16'6 plus bay x 21'2) - Oak panelled walls, inset marble fire surround with living gas flame effect fire, multi paned lead bay window to side elevation with secondary glazing, multi paned lead window with secondary glazing to front elevation.

Farmhouse Style Kitchen - 5.28m into recess x 4.50m (17'4 into recess x 14'9 - Multi paned lead windows with secondary glazing, comprehensive range of wall and base units, incorporating drawers, recess with Rangemaster oven, Belfast style sink, concealed extractor hood, roll top work surface, tiled surround, dresser unit with glass display cupboards, wine rack, integrated dishwasher.

Utility Room - 3.71m x 1.93m (12'2 x 6'4) - Tiled floor, base unit with stainless steel sink, mixer tap over, roll top work surface, tiled surround, multi paned lead window with secondary glazing.

Rear Hall - Stone flag flooring, beamed ceiling, door leading to rear lobby, radiator, staircase rising to first floor, door leading into cellar.

Cellar - Two rooms, tiled floor, storage, lighting.

Lobby - Multi paned door leading to rear courtyard.

Study - 3.81m x 3.10m max (12'6 x 10'2 max) - Fitted with a range of storage and shelving units, desk, beamed ceiling, period style radiator, multi paned lead window with secondary glazing, multi paned feature window into cellar, connecting access into wc.

Wc - Pedestal wash basin, low flush wc.

First Floor -

Main Landing - Multi paned lead effect window with secondary glazing, beamed ceiling, period radiator, staircase rising to second floor.

Master Bedroom - 5.54m x 4.01m (18'2 x 13'2) - Cornice ceiling, nine drawer dressing table unit, two freestanding bed side drawer units, range of fitted wardrobes, period radiator, multi paned lead bay window with secondary glazing to front elevation, steps up to dressing area.

Dressing Area - 2.77m x 1.63m (9'1 x 5'4) - Fitted with a range of wardrobes incorporating drawers, vanity mirror, spotlights to ceiling, period radiator, multi paned lead window with secondary glazing.

Luxury Ensuite Bathroom - 4.50m x 3.48m (14'9 x 11'5) - Multi paned window to front elevation with secondary glazing, tiled walls and floor, central egg shaped bath with handheld shower, pedestal wash basin, low flush wc, two chrome ladder radiators, spotlights to ceiling, walk in shower cubicle with glazed screen, over head shower plus handheld shower unit.

Inner Landing - Access to master bedroom and further staircase rising to second floor.

Bedroom - 4.60m x 2.18m (15'1 x 7'2) - Multi paned windows with secondary glazing, period radiator, freestanding drawer unit, fitted wardrobes.

Family Bathroom - 4.50m into recess x 4.47m max (14'9 into recess x - Walk in linen cupboard, pedestal wash basin, roll edged claw foot bath, low flush wc, shower cubicle with tiled surround, spotlights to ceiling, tiled floor, chrome ladder radiator, multi paned window to side elevation with secondary glazing, beamed ceiling.

Guest Bedroom - 5.13m plus recess x 5.28m (16'10 plus recess x 17' - Multi paned lead window with secondary glazing, dual aspect, period radiator.

Ensuite Shower - Shower cubicle with tiled surround, electric Mira shower, tiled floor, wash basin within vanity unit, ceramic tiled walls, extractor fan, spotlights to ceiling.

Bedroom Three - 4.50m x 4.11m (14'9 x 13'6) - Multi paned lead effect window to side elevation, period style radiator, pedestal wash basin with vanity mirror and light over.

Second Guest Bedroom - 5.33m into recess x 4.93m into recess (17'6 into r - Multi paned lead effect window to side elevation with secondary glazing, period radiator, period fire surround.

Ensuite Shower Room - Wash basin within vanity unit, ceramic tiled walls, spotlights to ceiling, vanity mirror, shower cubicle with Mira electric shower and folding screen.

Second Floor -

Sitting Room - 5.31m x 3.61m plus door recess (17'5 x 11'10 plu - (Restricted head height) Beamed ceiling, window to front elevation, period style radiator, interconnecting door leading into bedroom.

Bedroom Five - 4.62m plus recess x 3.48m restricted head height ( - Beamed ceiling, multi paned lead window with secondary glazing, period fire surround, period style radiator.

Attic Rooms - With staircase rising to three further attic rooms.

Bedroom - 4.17m x 3.45m (13'8 x 11'4) - Window to rear, beams.

Bedroom - 4.09m into eaves x 2.59m (13'5 into eaves x 8'6) - Multi paned lead window with secondary glazing.

Bedroom/Store Room - 4.39m x 4.42m into eaves (14'5 x 14'6 into eaves) - (Restricted head height) Multi paned lead window to side elevation.

Outside - The gardens are of excellent size and accessed via a wrought iron electrically operated gate leading to front garden which is laid to lawn with flower and shrub borders, greenhouse, steps leading down to large cobbled courtyard giving access to laundry room and boiler room also brick store, brick archway leading to rear garden which has been landscaped again giving shaped lawn, well stocked shrub and flower borders. The privet hedge to the left of the garden will in due course have a fence erected by the current vendors between exchange and completion of any future sale.

Detached Double Garage - Up and over door to front.

Purchasing Procedure - If you are interested in any of our properties then you should contact our offices at the earliest opportunity. We offer Independent Financial Advice and as part of our service we will ask our Mortgage Adviser to contact all potential purchasers and establish how they intend to fund their purchase.

If you are a cash purchaser then we will need confirmation of the availability of your funds.

Your home is at risk if you do not keep up re-payments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it.

Appraisals - If you have a house to sell then we offer a Free Valuation, without obligation.

Surveys - Andrew Granger & Co undertake all types of Valuations including R.I.C.S. Homebuyer Survey and Valuation Reports, Valuations for probate, capital gains and inheritance tax purposes and Insurance Valuations. For further information contact our Surveying Department on 0116 242 9933.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 February 2016

Nearest stations

  • Syston (2.7 mi)
  • Sileby (3.0 mi)
  • Barrow upon Soar (4.8 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Andrew Granger & Co, Leicester

Attenborough House, 10-12 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RD

0116 452 0070 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Syston (2.7 mi)
  • Sileby (3.0 mi)
  • Barrow upon Soar (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Andrew Granger & Co, Leicester

Attenborough House, 10-12 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RD

0116 452 0070 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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