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2 bedroom cottage for sale

The Green, Bitteswell, Lutterworth, LE17

Sold STC £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Semi-Detached Villa
  • Views over The Green
  • 2/ 3 Bedrooms Including:
  • 21ft ANNEXE/ Studio: EPC C
  • 23ft Lounge/ Dining Area
  • Prominent Position
  • Double Garage
  • Landscaped Gardens EPC D

Full description

A Well-Presented & Extended Traditional Semi-Detached Villa, (with separate ANNEXE), situated in the highly sought after village of Bitteswell is Offered For Sale. Occupying a prominent position within the conservation area of the village, and enjoying views overlooking the green to front and St Mary's Church from the side garden, the flexible and spacious accommodation briefly comprises: storm porch, 23ft open-plan lounge/ dining area, re-fitted kitchen and guest cloakroom. Upstairs having landing, two double bedrooms and family bathroom. ANNEXE: Entrance hall, 21ft max x 15ft max studio flat with cast-iron log-burner, bespoke kitchenette area and high-specification wet room. Outside there are landscaped gardens to front, side and rear, with off-road parking to side and 21ft x 18ft Double Garage (with open bay).
Early Internal Viewings are Highly Recommended in order to appreciate the calibre and size of accommodation on offer with this rare opportunity!


STORM PORCH: Tiled floor, light, paneled hardwood front door with glass panes inset.
GUEST CLOAKROOM: Featuring a white suite comprising wash hand basin and low-level WC. Tiled floor, radiator.
OPEN-PLAN LOUNGE/ DINING AREA: (23'8 max, plus bay x 19'4 max - 7.2m max, plus bay x 5.9m max) A spacious dual aspect room (26'9 - 7.2m including bay) consisting of:
LOUNGE/ SITTING AREA: Bay window to front aspect with views over the village green, two radiators, tiled floor, feature open fire with cast-iron grate and stone mantle/ hearth, coving to ceiling, stairs rising to first-floor with open balustrade and under-stairs storage.

DINING AREA: (23'8 max x 10'5 - 7.2m max x 3.0m) Window to rear aspect, continuation of tiled flooring, radiator, coving to ceiling, secure door to self-contained annexe (entrance hall), archway to:
KITCHEN: (15' x 6'11 - 4.6m x 2.1m) Re-fitted to provide a bespoke range of fitted wall and base units with wooden work surfaces over, incorporating a ceramic sink and drainer with mixer tap over, integrated dishwasher, plumbing and space for washing machine, space for fridge/ freezer and space for further freezer. Space for range-style oven with extractor hood over, tiled floor, wood-framed double glazed window to side aspect, stable-style door with feature bevelled-glass pane to rear, (Rear Porch).
REAR PORCH/ OUTER LOBBY: Tiled floor, light, built-in storage cupboard (housing Logic + Combi boiler, installed autumn 2013), the porch offering scope for an enclosed utility area, subject to necessary planning consents.


LANDING: Window to front aspect with views overlooking the green, open balustrade surround, exposed/ painted wooden floorboards, loft access (ladder, light, partially boarded).
BEDROOM ONE: (13'6 x 11'11 - 4.1m x 3.6m) Window to rear aspect, radiator, exposed wooden floorboards.
BEDROOM TWO: (11'11 x 10' - 3.6m x 3.0m) Window to front aspect with views overlooking the green, radiator, painted wooden floorboards.
BATHROOM: (8'10 x 8'3 - 2.7m x 2.5m) Offering scope for modernisation to suit individual tastes/ specifications and currently featuring a three piece white suite comprising tongue & groove panelled bath with shower attachment over, pedestal wash hand basin and low-level WC. Scope and space for separate shower cubicle, radiator, exposed/ painted wooden floorboards, multi-paned window (lower section obscured) overlooking rear garden.

Self-contained studio situated on first floor, (above attached garage) accessed via separate entrance to rear. Finished to a high-specification and offering scope for a variety of uses including, home office, guest accommodation, teenage suite or granny annexe or separate lodger's accommodation.

HALL: Oak door with feature bevelled glass pane to rear aspect, tiled floor, radiator, oak staircase rising to:

OPEN-PLAN STUDIO: (21'2 max x 15'4 max - 6.5m max x 4.7m max) A spacious dual aspect open plan room with traditional dormer windows to front and rear aspects. Vaulted ceiling with recessed spotlights, cast-iron wood-burning stove set on polished slate hearth, oak floorboards.

KITCHENETTE AREA: Featuring a range of bespoke fitted base units with work surfaces over incorporating sink and drainer with mixer tap over, integrated refrigerator, electric double oven, gas hob with extractor hood over. Plumbing and space for washing machine beyond base units, wall-mounted Worcester Combi-boiler, feature LED strip lights inset to vaulted ceiling over kitchenette.

WET-ROOM: Featuring a "Fired Earth" suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, low-level WC, shower, tiled floor, mosaic tiling to walls, feature storage recess with lights inset, tiled ceiling, Old-School style radiator/ heated towel rail, wall-mounted light point, extractor fan.

FRONT: Lawn with hard-standing path to storm porch, sweeping gravelled drive to side with bedding borders leading under a reclaimed timber arch to walled side garden.

SIDE: Block paved drive providing, accessed via Manor Road, leading to double garage. Further walled side garden, beyond driveway accessed via wooden gate and leading round to landscaped low-maintenance, walled, courtyard garden enjoying a church view and featuring blocked paved terrace, further gravelled terrace through reclaimed timber arch with bedding borders.

REAR: Further landscaped, gravelled dining terrace, with bedding borders and enclosed by brick wall and fencing leading through timber pergola arch and trellising to main rear garden enjoying a sunny aspect and being largely laid to lawn with bedding borders

DOUBLE GARAGE: (21'3 plus bay x 18'4 max - 6.5m plus bay x 18.4 max) A larger than average double garage with open aperture to side aspect, and dual aspect with feature bay window to front elevation and window to rear aspect, recessed spotlights, secure (under-stairs) storage cupboard.

General Information
Main Residence: EPC D (2012)
Gas Central Heating (Combi-Boiler installed Autumn 2013);
Annexe/ Studio Flat Accommodation: EPC C (2012) with separate Combi-Boiler;
Wood-Frame Single Glazing unless stated;
Conservation Area;
Local Authority: Harborough District Council 01858 828282

The highly sought after village of Bitteswell is situated in the heart of south Leicestershire countryside. Being so close to Lutterworth town centre and all amenities the village enjoys the best of both worlds - picturesque rural living with town centre convenience, coupled with excellent access to the major road networks, including (M1, M6, M69, A5 & A14). The village itself boasts two public houses - The Man At Arms and The Royal Oak. There is a thriving community spirit to the village with St Mary's Church, St Mary's Church of England Primary School and Bitteswell Cricket Club all close to the heart of the village. Other primary schools can be found close by in Lutterworth and along with the highly regarded secondary schools. Mainline rail services can be found in Rugby (London Euston, Birmingham New Street), Narborough (Leicester - Birmingham New Street) and Market Harborough (London St Pancras).

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15 July 2016


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