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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Shanklin Drive, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 3QA


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached
  • Entrance Hallway
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Garage
  • Lovely Garden To Rear
  • No Upward Chain

Full description

A SPACIOUS four bedroom DETACHED property with a wealth of original features situated in the desirable city suburb of South Knighton, (bordering Stoneygate), being well served for renowned local schooling, Leicester University, the city centre & everyday amenities which can be found locally on Allandale Road/Francis Street, Oadby town centre or the fashionable Queens Road shopping parade in neighbouring Clarendon Park. The accommodation has provided the existing owners with a comfortable family home since 1970 and would now benefit from some modernisation. It briefly comprises, entrance hallway, two reception rooms, kitchen, ground floor WC and shower room. To the first floor there are four bedrooms, bathroom suite and separate wc. Having mature gardens to the front and rear, garage & driveway for off road parking. GCH. EARLY VIEWING HIGHLY RECOMMENDED & AVAILABLE WITH NO UPWARD CHAIN


Entrance via the original frontdoor into this spacious hallway with wooden parque flooring, picture rail, plate rail, radiator and stairs to the first floor

LOUNGE 7.44m into bay x 3.67m

With the original bay window to the front aspect, picture window and french doors to the rear garden this room has two further leaded windows to the side aspect, two radiators, picture rails, shelving to the walls and painted beamed ceiling


BREAKFAST ROOM 3.34m x 2.73m

Wooden clad chimney breast, original window to rear aspect, picture rail, cupboard and shelving to the recesses


KITCHEN 6.91m x 2.30m

Extended prior to the existing ownership this room has a double stainless steel sink and one drainer with cupboards below, further storage cupboards built around the room, electric cooker point, 'Neff' extractor, plumbing and space for a washing machine and dishwasher, With windows to both sides of the room, radiator and floorstanding 'Glowworm' boiler. Door giving access to a side covered area.


GROUND FLOOR WC 0.96m x 2.56m

Fitted with a low flush WC., small wash hand basin and a 'Mira' shower. Window to the rear aspect


Covered area with side door to the garage and doors giving access to both the front and rear of the property


Galleried landing giving access to all first floor rooms

BEDROOM ONE 4.47m x 3.65m

Narrowing to 1.82m x 2.61m:
With a bay window and further window to the front elevation, one leaded window to the side elevation, picture rail and two radiators


BEDROOM TWO 2.73m x 3.66m

UPVC window to the rear elevation and a leaded window to the side, original fireplace, shelving, radiator and picture rail


BEDROOM THREE 2.16m x 2.75m

Ariel window to the rear elevation, shelving fitted to two walls, picture rail and radiator


BEDROOM FOUR 3.57m x 2.73m

With a window to the front elevation and one to the side, picture rail and radiator


BATHROOM 2.14m x 2.42m

Fitted with a white cast iron bath and a inset wash hand basin, double glazed window to the rear and wooden window to the side elevation, airing cupboard housing the hot and cold water tanks, radiator and tiled flooring

SEPARATE WC 0.86m x 1.44m

With a white high flush WC, tiled floor, window to the side elevation and loft hatch

GARAGE 4.77m x 2.78m

With original doors to the front and a side door, UPVC window to the side passageway, radiator and gas and electric meters


The FRONT of the property has off road parking through the gated entrance, mature shrubs and hedge boundaries.
To the REAR is a large mature south facing garden which is mainly laid to lawn with established borders and a patio near the house. Hedge boundaries.




Thinking of selling? We would be delighted to provide you with a free market appraisal/valuation of your own property. Please contact Barkers to arrange a mutually convenient appointment on Tel: 0116 270 9394


We are unable to confirm whether certain items in the property are in fully working order (i.e. gas, electric, plumbing etc.) The property is offered for sale on this basis. Prospective purchasers are advised to inspect the property and commission expert reports where appropriate. Barkers Estate Agents have a policy of seeking to obtain any copy guarantees / invoices relating to works that may have been carried out by a previous or existing owner. Please ask one of our staff members to check files for any relevant documentation that have come to our attention.
Photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any items shown are included in the sale with the property.
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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 January 2017

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