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2 bedroom bungalow for sale

Pinewood Drive, Markfield, LE67

Sold by Us £149,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Bedrooms
  • Bungalow
  • One Bathroom
  • Two Receptions
  • Garage
  • Double Glazed
  • No Chain
  • Garden
  • Extensive Communal Gardens

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

The Property
A beautiful spacious bungalow located in the popular village of Markfield.

A well presented bungalow situated on Markfield's over 55's retirement community in quiet village setting. The bungalow is very spacious and benefits from double glazing, sizeable throughout and a good sized conservatory that overlooks the delightful rear garden.

Markfield offers excellent transport links and motorway access yet surrounded by open countryside. Post Office, community centre, GP, dentists & village shopping amenities.

The accommodation comprises entrance hall, lounge, kitchen, two good sized bedrooms all with electric storage heaters, bathroom with wall mounted heater and heated towel rail.

Well kept communal gardens with the opportunity to have a small garden area, garage with remote control electric door, electricity and lighting.

Offered with no chain.

Website – The villages website is

Following information provided by the website:

"Markfield Retirement Village offers independent living and the company of others. The village is situated in 21 acres of beautifully well maintained landscaped gardens in the heart of rural Leicestershire. Purpose designed and built in 1986 for the over 55s and comprises 123 one or two bedroom bungalows and flats, managed by Wards Surveyors of Hinckley.

There is a frequent bus service into the City of Leicester as well as Coalville and Loughborough. Markfield itself has a new Co-operative supermarket and is well supplied with local shops, pubs, restaurants, hairdressers, post office and GP Medical Centre.

The village benefits by being surrounded by accessible countryside and if walking is your favourite occupation there are a variety of public footpaths including the Leicestershire Round, many Conservation areas and the famous historic Bradgate Park nearby.

There is a social centre with many monthly events, and every day activities such as short mat bowls, snooker, keep fit, Tai Chi, line dancing and a very popular coffee bar which is licensed for events and the ever popular monthly midweek and Sunday lunches. Visiting families can avail themselves of the guest suite."

13ft7 x 15ft10

Multipaned glass and wooden door with three additional windows leading to a wooden framed double glazed and brick conservatory opening out onto the communal garden area, electric storage heater and electric fire with marble effect fireplace and wooden surround, fitted carpet, one ceiling light, emergency telephone system direct to warden and a ceiling smoke detector and coving to ceiling.

10ft1 x 9ft8

UPVC double glazed window to the rear, fitted with a range of base, drawer and eye level units, work surfaces, tiled throughout, stainless steel sink and drainer, coving to ceiling.

Built in electric oven and hob with extractor. Space and provision for appliances such as dishwasher and washing machine and alcove for a tall fridge/freezer.

10ft4 x 8ft10

Wooden framed double glazed and brick with sliding patio door to the rear garden, blinds and power sockets.

Bedroom One
12ft1 x 11ft9

A double bedroom of generous proportions. UPVC double glazed bay window to front, coving to ceiling and electric storage heater.

Bedroom Two
10ft x 6ft7

UPVC double glazed window, electric storage heater.

10ft x 8ft1

UPVC double glazed opaque window, tiled walls, vinyl flooring, bath with overhead shower, wash hand basin, bidet, wc, heated electric towel rail, wall mounted heater and airing cupboard.

Communal Gardens
To the front and rear of the property there is a well maintained garden area of lawns and shrubs. The service charge includes garden maintenance but residents can have some involvement with the area of garden adjacent to their own property if they wish.

The garage is situated a short distance away(number 49).

Off road parking is available for residents and guests.

Lease Information
Tenure – We are advised by the vendor(s) that the property is Leasehold and there is an monthly maintenance/service charge which is £176 currently including buildings insurance, gardening, external window cleaning, external decoration and the use of the Community Centre/Social Club. In addition a peppercorn ground rent.

It should be noted that the apartment may be occupied by no more than two persons each of whom shall be either (a) aged 55 years or over or (b) married to another occupant of the dwelling being aged 55 years or over.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 October 2016


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