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4 bedroom link detached house for sale

Brook Street, Rearsby, Leicester

Under Offer £365,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Imposing Detached Period Property
  • Energy Rating F
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Two Large Reception Rooms
  • Enlarged Dining Kitchen
  • Gas Fired Central Heating
  • Many Original Features Including Fireplaces, Doors and Floors
  • Integral Garage/Workshop
  • Completely Private Walled Landscaped Rear Garden
  • Useful Brick Outbuildings

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare opportunity to acquire an imposing four double bedroom period property dating back to 1888 situated in the centre of this highly regarded Wreake Valley village. With gas fired central heating and an attractive completely private walled rear garden, the property offers a wealth of original features including stripped pine doors, original fireplaces and a superb original hall floor. In addition, an integral garage/workshop and an enclosed dining kitchen incorporates a former scullery with original stone sink, copper and water pump.


Rearsby is a well serviced village situated on the edge of the Wreake Valley ideal for fast access to Leicester, Melton Mowbray and Loughborough. The north-west Leicester by-pass provides direct access to the M1. The village offers an active community revolving around the village Church and school with outstanding Ofsted report. Local amenities including two public houses.


Proceeding to the centre of Rearsby and turning into Brook Street, the property can then be found on the right hand side.

The property is entered through a part glazed front door into:

Reception Hall 
With magnificent original tiled floor, radiator behind grill, moulded cornicing, stairs off to first floor, off which is a useful understairs storage cupboard.

Sitting Room 
14' x 12'1"
Featuring an attractive original open fronted fireplace with tile slips and hearth, slate surround and mantel, high skirting boards, moulded cornicings and dado rail, sash window to front, double radiator and wood strip flooring.

Separate Dining Room 
14' x 11'11"
Once again featuring an original open fronted fireplace, tiled slips, wood strip flooring, base cupboards, double radiator, dado rail, coved cornicing, sash window to front, stripped pine door.

Fitted Dining Kitchen 
22' x 14'1"
The kitchen has a sitting area off and is divided as follows:

Dining Kitchen Section 
14' x 11'8"
With Belfast sink unit, ranges of work surfacing, base cupboards under, range style cooker in brick surround, adjacent cupboards, quarry tiled flooring, windows to side and rear and door to garden.

Sitting Area 
12'1" x 9'8"
With further quarry tiled flooring, open fronted fireplace with living flame gas fire, window and door to rear. There is a double radiator, built-in dresser unit with shelving and base cupboard.

Utility Room 
11'11" x 5'11"
With ranges of built-in base cupboards, eye level cupboards, work surfacing, plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for fridge and freezer, gas fired central heating boiler, window to rear and stripped pine door.

On the First Floor 
Approached via an attractive original staircase from the reception hall with original spindles and banisters.

First Floor Landing 
With radiator, sliding sash window to rear and off:

Bedroom One 
16'1" x 10'8"
With radiator, two sash windows to front, ornate cast iron open fronted fireplace, high ceiling and stripped pine door.

Bedroom Two 
14'1" x 12'3"
With sash window, dado rail, ornate cast iron open fronted fireplace with tiled slips with slate surround and mantel.

Bedroom Three 
16'9" x 9'1"
With windows to front and rear, double radiator, ornate cast iron open fronted fireplace, built-in double and single hanging wardrobes with top boxes and telephone point.

Bedroom Four 
14'3" x 11'10"
With cast iron open fronted fireplace, windows to side and rear, radiator and stripped pine door.

Family Bathroom 
With a white three piece suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, full height tiling surrounding bath with shower attachment and screen, ceramic tiled flooring, window to rear and airing cupboard off.

Double doors at the side of the property lead through to:

20'9" x 8'9"
With window and door onto rear garden, work bench, fitted light and power.

Rear Garden 
The rear garden is completely private being totally walled and ornamentally laid to a central shaped lawn with deep and well stocked borders with a variety of shrubs and plants. The gardens also feature an ornamental pathway and fishpond and a further raised patio provides summer shade and in addition:

Brick Outbuildings/Stores 
16'5" x 8'2"
Subdivided into two useful store rooms with light and power and providing useful storage space.

Fixtures and Fittings 
All fitted carpets and curtains are included.

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Added on Rightmove:
13 September 2016

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