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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Willoughby Waterleys

Sold STC £495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive Home
  • Character Features
  • Three Receptions
  • Breakfast Kitchen
  • Four Bedrooms
  • En-Suite & Bathroom
  • Delightful Gardens
  • Detached Dbl Garage
  • Off Road Parking

Full description

A beautifully presented home with over 2300sq ft. of living space, this timber framed house is a Potton design. Potton Homes are highly regarded and much sought after, being renowned for the use of exposed timbers, handmade bricks and reclaimed slate.
The property boasts three reception rooms, four bedrooms and a magnificent secluded plot in the popular rural village of Willoughby Waterleys.

General - Thornborough House is an impressive, spacious family home. With over 2300sq ft of living space, this timber framed house is a Potton design. Potton homes are highly regarded and much sought after, being renowned for the use of exposed timbers, handmade bricks and reclaimed slate. They also incorporate fabulous inglenook fireplaces within their beautiful and somewhat unique houses. The property is entered via a spacious entrance hall complete with a bespoke stained glass window to the front door and glimpses of exposed wooden beams, posts and brick walls. The generous sitting room is dominated by a stunning inglenook fireplace with feature exposed brick work and wood beam mantle and leads via French doors through to the dining room where a multi-fuel burner is inset into rear of the inglenook and another set of French doors and windows provide the first view of the pretty gardens beyond.

General Cont. - The breakfast kitchen is well equipped with integrated appliances and leads on to the adjoining utility room and also back through to the entrance hall. A cloakroom off the entrance hall, a spacious study with fitted storage units and a large window allowing for plenty of natural light, complete the ground floor accommodation. To the first floor is an impressive galleried landing with an abundance of exposed beams and posts and leads on to the family bathroom and four generous bedrooms. Three of the bedrooms benefit from fitted wardrobes / storage and the master bedroom boasts two walk-in wardrobes as well as an en-suite bathroom with separate shower. Outside to the front is off road parking for several vehicles leading to the detached double garage and a gravelled seating area with planted borders. The rear garden is very pretty offering various seating and patio areas, mature planted borders and a wooden summer house.

Location - Willoughby Waterleys is a highly regarded village located in some of Leicestershire's prettiest countryside. In the village itself, there is a Public House and Church and the village is also in catchment for the highly regarded Gilmorton Primary School. A playgroup is held at the village hall and there is also a small childrens' playground. In neighbouring Countesthorpe and Blaby, there are a comprehensive range of amenities including a variety of shops and schools. Willoughby is within easy reach of Leicester to the North and Lutterworth to the South. There is a well renowned gastro pub/restaurant called the Joiners Arms in nearby Bruntingthorpe which has retained its "Bib Gourmand" status in the 2016 Michelin Guide.

Entrance Hall - Stained glass glazed door and window to the front aspect leading to the driveway. There are exposed wooden beams and posts and an exposed brick wall. Stairs rise to the first floor, understairs storage cupboard, spotlighting and doors to

Sitting Room - 22'7" x 16'9" (6.88m x 5.11m) - Three windows, brick built inglenook fireplace, exposed wooden beams and posts, two radiators, tv point, telephone point and French doors to

Dining Room - 17'5" max 15'1" min x 11'5" + door recess (5.31m m - French doors and windows to the rear leading to the rear garden, two windows to the side aspect, two radiators, an exposed brick fireplace with inset multi fuel burner, exposed wooden beams and posts and door to

Breakfast Kitchen - 18'3" max 7'4" min x 14'7" max 7'9" min (5.56m max - "L" shaped room. Two windows to the rear aspect, wall and base mounted units with rolled edgework surfaces over, an inset one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit, two electric ovens, electric hob, extractor fan, space for an upright fridge/freezer, space and plumbing for a dishwasher, part tiled walls, radiator, exposed wooden beams and posts, spotlighting and door to

Utility Room - 9'6" x 7'10" (2.90m x 2.39m) - Door to the rear leading to the garden, window to the side aspect, wall and base mounted units, rolled edgework surfaces, an inset stainless steel sink and drainer unit, space and plumbing for a washing machine, wall mounted boiler, part tiled walls and an airing cupboard.

Wc - Window, low level lavatory, pedestal washs hand basin, storage cupboard, radiator, tiled splashbacks and extractor fan.

Study - 11'5" x 9'6" (3.48m x 2.90m) - Window, fitted storage/shelving unit, radiator and telephone point.

First Floor Landing - Galleried landing with a window, exposed beams and posts, eaves storage, radiator, loft access and doors to

Bedroom One - 14'10" x 13'11" (4.52m x 4.24m) - Window, two walk in wardrobes, radiator, exposed wooden beams and posts, telephone point and door to

En-Suite Bathroom - Window, low level lavatory, pedestal wash hand basin, double ended bath, double shower cubicle, part tiled walls, radiator, extractor fan, spotlighting and shaver point.

Bedroom Two - 13'7" x 11'5" (4.14m x 3.48m) - Two windows, storage cupboard./wardrobe, exposed wooden beams and posts. Radiator.

Bedroom Three - 15'8" x 7'8" + door recess (4.78m x 2.34m +door re - Window, radiator, eaves storage, exposed wood beams and posts.

Bedroom Four - 11'10" x 7'4" (3.61m x 2.24m) - Window, storage cupboard/wardrobe, radiator, exposed beams and posts.

Family Bathroom - 9'5" x 7'6" (2.87m x 2.29m) - Window, low level lavatory, pedestal wash hand basin, enclosed bath with electric shower overhead, radiator, part tiled walls, extractor fan, shaving point, spotlighting, exposed beams and posts.

Outside To The Front - Block paved driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles leading to a detached double garage. There are pretty planted borders and a gravelled garden section with access to the rear via a side gate. There is also a paved walkway leading to the front entrance and security lighting.

Detached Double Garage - 20'2" max x 18'11" max (6.15m max x 5.77m max) - Two sets of double doors to the front aspect, a window and door to the side providing pedestrian access. Eaves storage to the roof, cold water tap, power and light.

Outside To The Rear - Pretty landscaped garden which is mainly laid to lawn with a block paved patio adjoining the house with a wood framed canopy forming part of the roof. There are various planted beds with mature trees, shrubs and flowers. Wood summerhouse to one corner, paved / gravelled sections to either side of the property and to one corner is a sunken block paved patio area with a raised flower bed. Timber fenced perimeter and access to the front is via the side gate. Outside tap.

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