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5 bedroom detached house for sale

London Lane, Willoughby On The Wolds, Loughborough

Guide Price £399,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Period Family Home
  • Energy Rating E
  • Desirable Village Location
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Fully Fitted Kitchen
  • Cloakroom
  • Five Good Sized Bedrooms
  • En-suite Shower Room & Family Bathroom
  • Private Rear Garden
  • Detached Double Garage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Situated within the centre of this well serviced and popular village ideal for Nottingham, Leicester and Melton Mowbray. A five bedroom detached period property, formerly the village Post Office built circa 1870 and having undergone considerable improvement and alteration. The property provides three good sized reception rooms, a fully fitted breakfast kitchen, five good sized bedrooms, en-suite shower room and family bathroom. With oil fired central heating and sealed unit double glazing, the property also offers a detached double garage with remove control up and over door and a private rear garden.


The village offers a pre-school/toddler group (OFSTED rated "GOOD") and a primary school (OFSTED rated "OUTSTANDING"), active village hall, bowls club and church. There is a children's play area and park. A wide range of public schools are available (Loughborough, Nottingham and Ratcliffe) Willoughby on the Wolds is highly desirable as it is ideally situated for commuting to Nottingham, Melton Mowbray and Loughborough. The A46 just to the east provides fast access to Leicester, Newark, Lincoln and direct route to M1 south. There is easy rail access to London from Leicester, Loughborough or Grantham. East Midlands airport is approx 20 minutes.


From Nottingham take the A606 out turning right at Plumtree for Widmerpool and turning then left at Widmerpool for Willoughby on the Wolds. Once in the village, the property can be found on Main Street as identifiable by our for sale sign.

From Loughborough take the A60 out to Hoton turning right at Hoton for Wymeswold.

Proceeding from Wymeswold towards Melton Mowbray turn left for Willoughby on the Wolds. Proceeding along Main Street, the property can be found on the right hand side as identifiable by our for sale sign.

The property is entered via a front door into the entrance hall.

Entrance Hall 
With double glazed window to the front elevation, radiator, ceramic tiled flooring, staircase off to the first floor landing, coving to ceiling and access through to the sitting room, dining room and kitchen.

Dining Room 
19.3ft x 14.1ft
uPVC double glazed windows to front and side elevations, dog leg staircase to the first floor to bedrooms one and four. Access off to the snug.

10.11ft x 10.8ft
uPVC double glazed French doors leading to the rear garden, laminate wood flooring, recessed spotlighting and radiator.

Utility Room 
10.1ft x 7.0ft
uPVC double glazed door and window to the rear elevation, fitted base units with roll edge work surfacing, space and plumbing for washing machine and space for and venting for tumble dryer, radiator, ceramic tiled flooring, recessed spotlighting and access through to the kitchen.

Further Landing 
Approached via a dog leg staircase from the dining room is a second landing with access to bedroom four, shower and separate WC.

Bedroom Four 
13.0ft x 10.1ft
uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation, recessed spotlighting and radiator.

Family Bathroom 
10.1ft x 6.1ft
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising a panelled bath, low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin. uPVC double glazed window to rear elevation with opaque glass, radiator, three quarter height tiling to walls and airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.

Bedroom Three 
11.11ft x 11.11ft
uPVC double glazed window to front elevation, radiator and built-in cupboard over stairs. Access through to bedroom one.

Outside - Front 
To the front is wrought iron fencing and brick walling and an easy maintenance front garden. A block paved pathway leads to gated access to the side and a gravelled driveway to the front of the garage provides off road parking to two vehicles.

Rear Garden 
Having recently undergone an extensive landscaping scheme, the property has a stone patio area to the rear with raised walled borders and gated rear access, steps leading up to a raised lawn with plant and shrub borders and beds. There is an outside tap, electric point and external lighting.

Double Garage 
24.0ft x 17.2ft
Fitted with an electric remote controlled door, personal door to the side and three windows to the rear, power and lighting and the garage houses the oil tank for the central heating.

Fixtures & Fittings 
All fitted carpets and curtains are included.

Bedroom One 
13.11ft x 12.11ft
uPVC double glazed windows to the front and side elevations, radiator and built-in wardrobes, drawers, dressing table and bedside units.

Jack & Jill Shower Room 
Fitted with a tiled shower cubicle. Heater towel rail/radiator and access to further landing.

Separate WC 
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising a low flush WC and wash hand basin with tiled splashbacks. uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation with opaque glass.

Dining Kitchen 
6.71m max x 3.61m max - Fitted with a range of base cupboards and drawers and matching eye level units together with wine rack. Roll edge work surfacing with an inset stainless steel one and half bowl sink and drainer. Integrated dishwasher, space and electric point for range style cooker with mosaic tiled splashbacks. Ceramic tiled flooring and floor mounted oil fed central heating boiler, Access through to the rear hallway.

Rear Hallway 
With recessed book shelving.

5.5ft x 3.5ft
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising a pedestal wash hand basin and WC with hidden cistern. uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation with opaque glass, recessed spotlighting, heater towel rail/radiator and ceramic tiled flooring.

Sitting Room 
19.4ft x 11.11ft
uPVC double glazed windows to the front and rear elevations. Feature fireplace with open fire, cast iron grate, tiled insert and wooden surround. Two radiators, laminate wood flooring and TV aerial point.

On the first floor approached via a staircase from the hallway is the first floor landing with uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation and access to bedrooms two, three, five and family bathroom.

Bedroom Two 
11.11ft x 11.11ft
uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation and radiator.

Bedroom Five 
11.11ft x 7.2ft
uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation, radiator and built-in wardrobe.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 June 2016

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