2 bedroom character property for sale

Swithland Lane, Rothley

Sold STC £239,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Bedroom Terrace Cottage
  • Immaculately Presented
  • Built 1847 & Retaining Original Features
  • Sitting Room with Open Fire
  • 20ft Kitchen Diner
  • Luxury Bathroom
  • Ample Off Road Parking
  • Patio Garden & Communal Orchard

Full description

This charming two bedroom character cottage on leafy lane boasts lovely patio gardens and countryside views. Built in 1847 and retaining original features this immaculate home offers accommodation to include sitting room with open fire, 20ft fully bespoke dining kitchen with French doors, two good sized bedrooms and luxury bathroom. The property has ample parking and attractive west facing gardens. Early viewing is strongly recommended to avoid disappointment.

Location 
Swithland Lane is an enviable address within the Charnwood Forest. The property itself is located approximately 1.4 miles from the centre of the village which offers an impressive range of amenities. A bus serves the Endowed Schools and there are many recreational facilities including the nearby Rothley Park Golf Club, walks around Swithland Reservoir and historic Bradgate Park. Leicester 7 miles / Nottingham 25 miles / Loughborough 5 miles / M1(J22) 7 miles / East Midlands Airport 14 miles

Ground Floor 
The property is entered through a high gloss wooden door under a tiled entrance canopy. The sitting room features an original multi pane sash window, cast iron open fireplace with pine surround, engineered oak flooring and an exposed ceiling beam. A staircase rises to the first floor and a stripped pine door opens into a large kitchen with generous dining area. Fitted with a range of fully bespoke in-frame style cabinets, ash worksurfaces and quarry tiled floor. Within the kitchen are a range of appliances, space for an American style fridge freezer, window and French doors that open onto the rear gardens.

First Floor 
The first floor landing gives access to two bedrooms and a luxury bathroom with travertine tiling and white three piece suite including a corner bath with mains shower over. The larger of the two bedrooms has an original sash window to front and cast iron feature fireplace with pine surround. The second bedroom enjoys stunning views to the rear over the Charnwood Forest.

Outside 
The property is approached over a communal cobbled area which provides access to a tandem driveway providing ample hardstanding for two/three vehicles. A shared gate from the driveway provides pedestrian access to the rear of the terrace. French doors from the kitchen open onto attractive west facing patio gardens. A split level terrace laid with Indian sandstone provides the perfect space for alfresco dining. Beyond is a further timber decked area above which is a wooden structure draped in honeysuckle, clematis and a grape vine.

Services 
All mains services are available and connected. The property has gas central heating fired by a Worcester combination boiler located in the bathroom, original sash windows and part sealed unit double glazing.

Local Authority 
Charnwood Borough Council.

Tenure 
Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

Directions 
From the centre of Rothley proceed along Westfield Lane turning right at The Rothley Court Hotel on to The Ridings. At the crossroads turn right on to Swithland Lane where the property can be found situated on the left hand side identified by our Fine & Country sale board.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Sileby (2.2 mi)
  • Barrow upon Soar (2.3 mi)
  • Syston (3.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine and Country, Woodhouse Eaves

19A Main Street, Woodhouse Eaves, LE12 8RY

01509 431157 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine and Country, Woodhouse Eaves

19A Main Street, Woodhouse Eaves, LE12 8RY

01509 431157 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Sileby (2.2 mi)
  • Barrow upon Soar (2.3 mi)
  • Syston (3.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine and Country, Woodhouse Eaves

19A Main Street, Woodhouse Eaves, LE12 8RY

01509 431157 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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