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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Vicarage Lane, Whetstone

Sold STC £165,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Modern Detached Bungalow
  • Gas Central Heating
  • In Need of Modernisation
  • Entrance Vestibule
  • Lounge/Dining Room
  • Two Bedrooms
  • Kitchen
  • Enclosed Gardens
  • Concrete Sectional Garage
  • No Chain

Full description

Believed to have been built by David Wilson, this small two bedroom detached bungalow is within a convenient area close to both Blaby and Whetstone facilities, enjoying great road links back to the city and to the motorway networks. In need of extensive modernisation the property includes: entrance vestibule, lounge/dining room, inner hall with kitchen, two bedrooms and a bathroom. There is a concrete sectional garage in the rear garden. Sold with the benefit of no onward chain, early viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the potential of this modern detached bungalow.

Directional Notes - The property is best approached by leaving Leicester on the Aylestone Road which in turn becomes Lutterworth Road, passing through Glen Parva on the Leicester Road. At the Blaby Bypass turn right following signs for Rugby and at the next roundabout turn right into Whetstone, pass the Old Vicarage public house on your right hand side and take the immediate right hand turn onto Vicarage Lane, whereupon the proper can be identified on right hand side by the agent's for sale board.

Accommodation - The dimensions are approximate and the accommodation in more detail comprises:-

Entrance Vestibule - With panelled door and glazed panel to entrance vestibule with door to lounge/dining room.

Lounge/Dining Room - 4.85m x 4.2m max 2.58m min (15'11" x 13'9" max 8'6 - With windows to the front and side, central heating radiator and door to inner hall.

Kitchen - 3.4m x 2.11m (11'2" x 6'11") - With window and door to the side, basic fitted units.

Bedroom One - 3.3m x 2.75m (10'10" x 9'0") - With window to the rear and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Two - 2.9m x 2.3m (9'6" x 7'7") - With window to the rear and central heating radiator.

Bathroom - With panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc and window to the side.

Outside - To the front of the property there is a front garden with car standing, double gates lead to further car standing and vehicular access to garage.

Concrete Sectional Garage - With up and over door to the front.

Rear Garden - A pleasant mature rear garden enclosed by panelled fencing.

Charity Link - Readings have teamed up with Charity Link, a Leicester based charity which has been supporting local people in poverty, hardship or crisis for nearly 140 years. By choosing Readings to act on your behalf when selling your home, you can also help provide beds, fridges, cookers and other vital items for local people who really need our support.
How it works:
For every property we sell Readings donate £10 to Charity Link. You can choose to match this donation on completion of the sale of your house (simply tick the appropriate donation box on your contract). With the unique way Charity Link work by accessing grants from charitable trusts available to help those in need, they can turn each donation of £10 in to £50 - all of which goes directly to those who most need it.
With your support we can really make a difference.

Tenure - The property is being sold freehold with Vacant Possession upon completion.
FIXTURES AND FITTINGS - All the items mentioned in these sales details are to be included within the purchase price.
SERVICES - None of the services, fitting or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems have been tested by the selling agents, neither have the telephone or television points.
LOCAL AUTHORITY - Blaby District Council, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester (Tel: 0116 2750555)

Agent's Notes - CONSUMER PROTECTION LEGISLATION - These sales details have been written to conform to Consumer Protection Legislation. Whilst we endeavour to make our Sales Details accurate and reliable, if there is any point of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will check the information for you, particularly if contemplating travelling some distance to view. Measurements are given in good faith and whilst believed to be accurate these should be checked by the purchaser for verification. The measurements are carried out in accordance with the RICS and ISVA code of measuring practice.

Money Laundering - Under the Protecting Against Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 all prospective purchasers proceeding with a purchase will be asked to provide us with photographic I.D. (e.g. Passport, driving licence etc) and proof of address (e.g. Current utility bill, bank statement, council tax demand). This information will be required before solicitors are instructed on a sale or purchase.

Surveys - Readings undertake various types of valuation work. These include RICS Homebuyer Report, Valuations for probate, inheritance and capital gains tax purposes and matrimonial disputes. We also offer a full range of professional and arbitration services and regularly act on various expert witness cases Please contact our Survey Department on 0116 2227575 or email us at for further information.

Offer Process - If you are interested in this, or any of our other properties, it is important that you contact us at your earliest opportunity prior to speaking to a Bank\Building Society or Solicitor. If we are not aware of your interest, this could possibly result in the property being sold elsewhere.
As part of our service to our Vendors, we have a responsibility to ensure that all potential buyers are in a position to proceed with any offer they make. We therefore ask any potential purchaser to make an appointment with our Mortgage Advisor to discuss and establish how they intend to fund their purchase. We offer Independent Financial advice and are able to source mortgages from any lender. Please ask for information on our exclusive Buyer Protection service.
If you are making a cash offer, we will require confirmation of the source and availability of your funds. Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it. A life assurance policy may be required. Licensed Credit Brokers. Written details of credit terms are available upon request.

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15 September 2016


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