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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Orchard Lane, Countesthorpe, Leicester

Sold STC £170,000

Property Description

Key features

  • End Of Terrace Period Property
  • Quiet Tranquil Location, Yet Within The Heart Of Countesthorpe
  • Beautiful Cottage Garden, Many Original Features
  • Viewing Essential

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautiful traditional period end of row cottage has come to market, nestled within a tranquil lane in the back of Countesthorpe and yet is within the heart of the village, which has a variety of amenities & shops. The property has many original features, stripped doors and stripped wooden floors.

A beautiful traditional period end of row cottage has come to market, nestled within a tranquil lane in the back of Countesthorpe and yet is within the heart of the village, which has a variety of amenities and shops. The property has many original features, stripped doors, stripped wooden floors, skirting boards and window sills. A beautiful cottage garden in a peaceful location. Viewing is highly recommended.

Kitchen 13' 2" max x 7' 6" ( 4.01m max x 2.29m )
A cobbled pathway leads to the front door which opens into the kitchen at the rear of the property.
It is fitted with a range of wall and base units with stainless steel sink drainer unit, rolled edge work surfaces and complementary splashback tiling, gas hob with electric oven and stainless steel cooker hood over, central heating radiator, window to the side elevation and open area into a recess which has plumbing for a washing machine and space for a fridge freezer. A large walk in pantry provides ample storage and there is a door through to the lounge.

Lounge 15' 7" max x 13' ( 4.75m max x 3.96m )
A lovely room that has windows to the front and side elevations, benefits from a wealth of features including stripped doors, window frames and high skirting boards. There is a log burner set within an exposed brick fireplace with wooden mantel over and tiled hearth. Dado rail and stripped wooden door opening onto the staircase and door from the kitchen.

First Floor Landing 
With wooden stairs from the ground floor, stripped wooden floor boards, doors to the bedrooms and bathroom, loft access with ladder and window to the side elevation.

Bedroom One 16' 3" max into recess x 8' 10" ( 4.95m max into recess x 2.69m )
Has stripped wooden floor boards, wooden window frames, door frames and skirting boards, window to the front elevation and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Two 10' 7" x 6' 5" ( 3.23m x 1.96m )
Has a window to the front elevation, central heating radiator, stripped doors and stripped wooden floor boards.

Is a generous sized room with a lovely aspect over the rear garden. There is a bath with mixer taps and shower over, wash hand basin,wc, built in cupboard, wooden floor.

The property is approached via a pathway from the front lane and leads to the front door.
The rear garden is a beautiful feature of this lovely period cottage and has is stocked with a massive variety of flowering shrubs and plants, outside store and at the top of the garden there is a wood store and brick built shed. There is also a summer house at the top of the garden.

Summer House 9' 8" x 6' 8" ( 2.95m x 2.03m )
Has laminate floor, double doors opening onto the rear garden, spot lights to the ceiling and is equipped with power and light. This is a lovely tranquil reading place or studio or to just enjoy as a summer house.

Proceed out of Blaby along Hospital Lane and turn right onto Leicester Road to the village of Countesthorpe. Follow the road round onto Main Street and left onto Orchard Lane where the property is situated and can be identified by our Connells For Sale board.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2: These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.
3: The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
4: Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
5: Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.
6: Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

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Added on Rightmove:
31 May 2016


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