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4 bedroom character property for sale

The Lawns, Kilsby, Rugby, CV23

Withdrawn from Market £384,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms (Master Ensuite)
  • One Reception
  • Garage
  • Garden With Wooden Shed
  • Central Heating
  • Period Property
  • Lots Of Original Character
  • Near Town Centre
  • Downstairs Cloakroom

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
Purplebricks are delighted to offer this charming, south facing , property dating back to 1867. Rarely available this property has much more than meets the eye with generous accommodation throughout, boasting lots of original character and has been sympathetically refurbished. Situated with easy access of Rugby town centre and railway station .

The property which is attached to an older cottage is presented in excellent condition and comprises a grand entrance hall and a drawing room with open working fireplace . The fitted modern kitchen with built in appliances has a log burning stove . There is an adjoining lean to. The property has all the original sash windows and oil central heating throughout.

On the first floor there is a split level landing which provides access off to all bedrooms and an attractive refitted family bathroom.

Outside is a detached single garage, a front garden with side access to the garden which wraps around the side of the property.

The property is close to local amenities including supermarkets, shops, schools and parks and within close proximity of Rugby railway station (fastest train service to London 46 minutes.)


Ground Floor
From the front of the property, the entrance to the house is through a solid wood panelled door with half moon glazed window panels.

From the entrance hall, the staircase leads up to the first floor landing, there is an under stairs storage via the downstairs cloakroom cupboard, radiator and telephone point.

The dual aspect sitting room is well proportioned and classically decorated with high ceilings. It has a central fireplace and there is a large sash bay window incorporating hidden storage behind the original shutters. The double doors take you out to the rear garden.

The kitchen is modern with a range of base and wall mounted units. Appliances include: four ring ceramic hob with electric oven and extractor over. Other features include a ceramic belfast sink with mixer tap, solid wood work tops, central heating radiator and space for a fridge freezer. There is
also a log burning stove which is a main feature of the room .

Leading off the kitchen is a lean to with excellent storage space and also houses the central heating boiler , the door takes you out to the front of the property.

The downstairs cloakroom has excellent storage for coats and shoes and features a ceramic hand basin and low level cistern toilet.

First floor
The landing is split level dividing the floor space.

Off the landing are four generous proportioned bedrooms.

The Master bedroom has high ceilings, sash window and wall to wall built in wardrobes. The contemporary en-suite has a walk in shower, hand basin and wc.

Bedroom two has dual aspect sash windows, allowing lots of natural light in .

Bedroom three has shelving to one side and a sash window to the side elevation.

Bedroom four, is currently used as an office with sash window and decorative
half crescent window over the staircase.

The main bathroom has been recently upgraded to include a bath, circular shape basin and wc.

Outside the property is a small front garden with a driveway to the side which leads to a generously sized single garage.

The garage has up and over door, and useful loft storage space. There is power and lighting connected.
There is also a shed which has been installed in the last eight years and is in good condition .There is electricity to the shed .

The door to the left opens into the lean to which connects to the kitchen and which houses the central heating boiler and washing machine.

The lovely rear L-shaped garden has areas which are gravelled and paved with established and well maintained planted and shrub borders. The garden is 14 meters and 13 metres in length respectively .

Local Area
Rugby is an historic market town situated in Warwickshire on the River Avon, it is the second largest town in the county and is flanked by the neighbouring towns of Coventry, Northampton and Leicester.

Property in Rugby is extremely well priced, below the national average, and comprises a large number of detached and semi-detached properties, along with new build estates, Victorian conversions, traditional houses and flats. The town centre is mostly Victorian and early 20th century but several much older buildings have survived.

The main shopping area, home to many excellent retail outlets, is located in the streets around the Clock Tower (within walking distance of York Street), two of which are pedestrianised.
Rugby offers a good range of state and private schooling options for all ages. Ashlawn School is the closest secondary school with an ofsted rating of 'outstanding' - There are proposed plans to extend the school further.

The Centre of the town has been an area with small independent shops and lots of eateries
Kilsby is a short drive to Jct 18 of the M1.
Rugby is famous for Rugby School and the start of Rugby football.

The town lies near several major trunk routes including the M6, M1, M45 and the A45. By rail, Rugby has services to London, Birmingham and the North West of England. Coventry Airport is just 17 miles away and the town also has a direct rail link to Birmingham Airport.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 July 2016


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