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3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Barbara Avenue, Kirby Muxloe

Sold STC £279,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Good sized detached bungalow
  • Sought after West Leicestershire district
  • Gas Central Heating
  • UPVC Double Glazing
  • Clean and tidy, ready to move into
  • Reception Hall
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Pleasant Lounge overlooking gardens
  • Good sized Breakfast Kitchen
  • Shower Room

Full description

A substantial two/three bedroomed detached bungalow in the ever popular West Leicestershire district of Kirby Muxloe. Ideal for those downsizing from a larger property. The property offers versatile accommodation with plenty of scope for further extension by virtue of the width of plot. Clean and tidy and well presented throughout, yet in need of a bit of updating and modernising, but in general terms easy to move into and start living. There is UPVC double glazing and a gas central heating system with replacement boiler. The well proportioned accommodation is centred around a reception hall with storm porch, pleasant lounge with patio doors over looking the rear garden. Fitted kitchen, three bedrooms, one currently set up as a dining room, shower room and then a large garden room with access to the garage, WC and store and patio doors to the rear garden. Single garage and pleasant private mature gardens complete what is considered an excellent example of a quality bungalow.

Directional Notes - The property can be best approached by leaving Leicester on the main A47 Hinckley Road passing through Western Park and eventually entering Leicester Forest East. Proceed through Leicester Forest East turning right as signposted towards Kirby Muxloe onto Station Lane. Proceed along Station Lane turning left into Barry Drive, then take the first left hand turning into Barbara Avenue whereupon the property will be identified by our agent's for sale board.

Accommodation - The dimensions are approximate and the accommodation in more detail comprises:-

Storm Porch - A good sized storm porch with timber door and panel to reception hall.

Reception Hall - With central heating radiator.

Lounge - 5.02m x 3.78m (16'6" x 12'5") - With two UPVC double glazed windows to the side and double glazed patio doors overlooking the rear garden. Two central heating radiators, recessed living flame coal effect gas fire with attractive surround.

Kitchen - 3.36m x 3.10m (11'0" x 10'2") - With UPVC double glazed bay window to the rear incorporating one and a quarter inlaid sink unit with base cupboards under. A further range of both base and wall mounted units with rolled edge work surfaces, ceramic tiled splash backs and appliance recesses. Plumbing for automatic washing machine, integrated fridge, small breakfast bar and concealed replacement gas central heating boiler. There is a built-in ceramic hob with oven and grill and concealed cooker hood. There is potential to enlarge the kitchen by absorbing the garden room which would make a phenomenal family kitchen.

Garden Room - 3.87m x 4.25 (12'8" x 13'11") - With UPVC double glazed patio doors to the rear, original WC and store, skylights to the ceiling allowing a lot of natural light, UPVC double glazed door and panel to the front and a courtesy door to the garage.

Bedroom One - 3.8m x 3.8m (12'6" x 12'6") - With UPVC double glazed bay window to the front, central heating radiator, a comprehensive range of fitted units incorporating two double wardrobes and further drawer units and bedside cabinets.

Bedroom Two/Dining Room - 3.6m x 2.78m (11'10" x 9'1") - With UPVC double glazed window to the front and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Three - 3.66m x 2.60m (12'0" x 8'6") - With UPVC double glazed window to the side and central heating radiator.

Shower Room - UPVC double glazed window to the rear. Refitted suite comprising: Low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and shower cubicle with electric shower and full tiled surround. Further tiling to dado level. Radiator and fitted vanity unit.

Outside - To the front of the property there is a hard landscaped garden with dwarf boundary wall, pebbled frontage and paved car standing proving vehicular access to garage. There is a courtesy door which leads into the garden room.

Garage - 5.39m x 3.02m (17'8" x 9'11") - With electronic up and over door to the front, courtesy door to the garden room.

Rear Garden - A lovely mature garden surrounded by bungalows so not overlooked. There is a central lawn with well planted beds, further patio area, large timber shed and a full width paved patio adjacent to the patio doors from both the garden room and the lounge.

Charity Link - Readings have teamed up with Charity Link, a Leicester based charity which has been supporting local people in poverty, hardship or crisis for nearly 140 years. By choosing Readings to act on your behalf when selling your home, you can also help provide beds, fridges, cookers and other vital items for local people who really need our support.
How it works:
For every property we sell Readings donate £10 to Charity Link. You can choose to match this donation on completion of the sale of your house (simply tick the appropriate donation box on your contract). With the unique way Charity Link work by accessing grants from charitable trusts available to help those in need, they can turn each donation of £10 in to £50 - all of which goes directly to those who most need it.
With your support we can really make a difference.

Tenure - The property is being sold freehold with Vacant Possession upon completion.
FIXTURES AND FITTINGS - All the items mentioned in these sales details are to be included within the purchase price.
SERVICES - None of the services, fitting or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems have been tested by the selling agents, neither have the telephone or television points.
LOCAL AUTHORITY - Blaby District Council, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester (Tel: 0116 2750555)


Agent's Notes - CONSUMER PROTECTION LEGISLATION - These sales details have been written to conform to Consumer Protection Legislation. Whilst we endeavour to make our Sales Details accurate and reliable, if there is any point of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will check the information for you, particularly if contemplating travelling some distance to view. Measurements are given in good faith and whilst believed to be accurate these should be checked by the purchaser for verification. The measurements are carried out in accordance with the RICS and ISVA code of measuring practice.


Money Laundering - Under the Protecting Against Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 all prospective purchasers proceeding with a purchase will be asked to provide us with photographic I.D. (e.g. Passport, driving licence etc) and proof of address (e.g. Current utility bill, bank statement, council tax demand). This information will be required before solicitors are instructed on a sale or purchase.

Surveys - Readings undertake various types of valuation work. These include RICS Homebuyer Report, Valuations for probate, inheritance and capital gains tax purposes and matrimonial disputes. We also offer a full range of professional and arbitration services and regularly act on various expert witness cases Please contact our Survey Department on 0116 2227575 or email us at surveys@readingspropertygroup.com for further information.

Offer Process - If you are interested in this, or any of our other properties, it is important that you contact us at your earliest opportunity prior to speaking to a Bank\Building Society or Solicitor. If we are not aware of your interest, this could possibly result in the property being sold elsewhere.
As part of our service to our Vendors, we have a responsibility to ensure that all potential buyers are in a position to proceed with any offer they make. We therefore ask any potential purchaser to make an appointment with our Mortgage Advisor to discuss and establish how they intend to fund their purchase. We offer Independent Financial advice and are able to source mortgages from any lender. Please ask for information on our exclusive Buyer Protection service.
If you are making a cash offer, we will require confirmation of the source and availability of your funds. Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it. A life assurance policy may be required. Licensed Credit Brokers. Written details of credit terms are available upon request.


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