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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Fenny Drayton

Guide Price £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • EPC Rating: D
  • Two Receptions
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Extensive grounds including gardens ext to approx 0.36 acres

Full description

Delightful village house set in stunning gardens extending to 0.35 acres.

General - Number 21 Old Forge Road is a delightful village house set in extensive grounds including outstanding gardens extending to approximately 0.36 Acres. The house is set well back from Old Forge Road and has some very interesting architectural features influenced by the first owners Swedish heritage. The well proportioned accommodation includes a large sitting room, dining room which opens into the kitchen. On the first floor there are five bedrooms and a bathroom.

Fenny Drayton - Fenny Drayton is a small Leicestershire village located close to the border with North Warwickshire. The village has an interesting history as it was the birth place of George Fox the founder of the Quakers. Fenny Drayton is exceptionally well located for access to the A5 which links the M1 and M42. There are comprehensive amenities in Atherstone and Nuneaton to the South and in the historic town of Market Bosworth to the North.

The House - The accommodation is arranged over two floors as follows:

Front Door - Opening into:

Entrance Hall - With wood block floor, central heating radiator. Door to:

Cloakroom - With low flush lavatory and wash hand basin.

Reception Hall - With oak stripped floor and wood wall panelling, Stairs rising to first floor, understairs storage cupboard and door to the garden. CLOAKS CUPBOARD. Opening off the reception hall are:

Sitting Room - 22'2" x 15' (6.76m x 4.57m) - This is a glorious room as there are picture windows overlooking both the rear and front gardens. There is an open fireplace and bow window overlooking the side garden. Coving to ceiling, wall light points. Three central heating radiators.

Dining Room - 12'6" x 11'5" (3.81m x 3.48m) - This is an elegant room with oak parquet flooring. It overlooks the rear garden there is built in book shelving with a cupboard under and a particularly interesting feature is the ornate Swedish style fireplace. Central heating radiator. Archway to the:

Kitchen - 12'9" x 10'1" (3.89m x 3.07m) - (measurements include the pantry). The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of contemporary base and wall units. With tiled splash backs. Including a double "NEFF" eye level oven. There is a one and a half bowl sink unit and an integrated "NEFF" dishwasher and four ring electric hob by "NEFF" with extractor over. Tiled finish to the floor, central heating radiator. PANTRY - With shelving.

On The First Floor - Stairs rise from the reception hall to the first floor landing.

Landing - There is an airing room housing the hot water tank. Hatch to the part boarded roof space. Opening off the landing are:

Bedroom 1 - 15' x 11'3" (4.57m x 3.43m) - Overlooking garden, central heating radiator.

Bedroom 2 - 13'7" x 11'6" (4.14m x 3.51m) - Overlooking garden, central heating radiator.

Bedroom 3 - 10'1" x 10'1" (3.07m x 3.07m) - (measurements include wardrobes). There is a bank of fitted wardrobes running along one wall. Central heating radiator. Wash basin.

Bedroom 4 - 15'1" x 10'6" (4.60m x 3.20m) - With fitted wardrobe, central heating radiator.

Bedroom 5/Study - 12'8" x 9' (3.86m x 2.74m) - (reducing to 5'9"). Overlooking garden, central heating radiator.

Bath/Shower Room - Traditional white suite comprising panelled bath with timber surround. Wash hand basin by "Heritage", bidet and low flush lavatory. There is a shower cubicle with "Mira" electric shower. Tiling to splash back areas, central heating radiator.

Outside - The house is approached along a drive secured by double timber gates. There is a parking area in front of the house opening on to which there is a:

Double Garage -

The Gardens - The front a garden is walled there is a lawn running alongside the drive with some pretty trees including a maple and apple tree. There is also a Summer House.

a gravelled drive leads to a large patio/stoned area adjoining the rear of the house.

The garden is principally lawned with well established flower and and herbaceous borders heavily stocked with a variety of shrubs and flower producing dramatic colour throughout the year.


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1. They are not authorised to make or give any representations or warranties in relation to the property either here or elsewhere, either on their own behalf or on behalf of their client or otherwise. They assume no responsibility for any statement that may be made in these particulars. These particulars do not form part of any offer or contract and must not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact.

2. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents and Fox Country Properties have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 July 2016


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