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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Main Street, Newtown Linford, Leicester

Under Offer £745,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stylish & Immaculately Presented Detached Family Home
  • Grade II Listed
  • Highly Desirable Charnwood Forest Village
  • Four Reception Rooms
  • Bespoke Orangery/Garden Room
  • deVol Dining Kitchen & Utility Room/Rear Hall
  • Cloakroom
  • Master Bedroom with Luxury En-suite Bathroom & Access to Raised Terrace Area
  • Three Further Bedrooms
  • Luxury Family Bathroom

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Situated on the edge of this highly desirable Charnwood Forest village within magnificent landscaped gardens, a stylish recently rethatched and substantially improved and extended four bedroom detached Grade II Listed family home with gas fired central heating, four reception rooms plus bespoke garden room/conservatory, a deVol fitted dining kitchen and utility room, cloakroom, superb master bedroom suite with luxury en-suite bathroom and terrace/balcony off and attached double garage. Offering a wealth of original features including inglenook fireplaces and heavily beamed ceilings blended with high quality fittings. The stunning elevated landscaped gardens offer fabulous views over the village and open countryside beyond. The property demands inspection to appreciate the quality of the interior.

Location

Newtown Linford is a highly desirable Charnwood Forest village well served with local amenities including primary school, shops, popular public houses and church and is best known for its association with Bradgate Park which was once the home of Lady Jane Grey, Queen of England for only nine days. The park is open to the public and provides extensive scenic walks to local landmarks such as Old John (a hill top folly) and a riverside walk towards Cropston reservoir. The village is particularly convenient for the M1 at nearby Markfield and fast access to Leicester and Loughborough.

Directions

Proceeding out the village towards Woodhouse Eaves, the property can be found situated on the right hand side.

The Property 
This outstanding Grade II Listed property has been the subject of an extensive renovation, remodelling and extension programme by the present owners who have been in residence for twenty years. The property offers extremely deceptive accommodation with an elevated position affording delightful elevated views to the front together with a landscaped rear garden with lawns and terraced borders. The superbly executed extension affords a new kitchen, large utility room/rear hall, cloakroom, gym and double garage whilst on the first floor is a superb new master bedroom suite with luxury bathroom and an orangery/garden room which takes full advantage of the leafy aspect to the rear. The property would ideally suit buyers with older children (due to the sloping garden), retirement purchasers seeking an immaculate property or those downsizing seeking an immaculate property within a well serviced and desirable village location.

Accommodation 
The property is entered via a stable type solid panelled front door into:-

Entrance Porch 
With quarry tiled flooring, leaded windows to side and via a glazed inner door into the dining room.

Delightful Dining Room 
14.1ft x 12.3ft
Multi-paned window to front elevation. Attractive original open fronted fireplace housing an ornate wood burning stove on a granite hearth with original salt cupboard and oak lintel. Heavily beamed ceiling, radiator behind decorative cover, enclosed staircase to first floor and off:-

Study 
12.2ft x 10.2ft
Multi-paned windows to front and side elevations. Attractive cast iron open fronted fireplace with pine surround and mantel and slate heath with a living flame gas fire in an open grate. Radiator behind decorative cover, heavily beamed ceiling, built-in book shelving with base cupboards and telephone point.

Spacious Sitting Room 
18.1ft x 18.1ft
Multi-paned window to front elevation. Recessed fireplace housing a wood burning stove/fireplace with matching hearth. Heavily beamed ceiling, stone thrawl, TV aerial point, radiator behind decorative cover, stripped pine door and access off to the utility room/rear hall.

deVOL Fitted Dining Kitchen 
25.4ft x 9.1ft
Fitted with an attractive range of bespoke fitted units with contrasting painted fronted comprising base cupboards and drawers and matching eye level units. Double bowl Belfast sink unit set within extensive ranges of granite work surfacing. Lacanche range style cooker with twin ovens, five ring gas hob inset within a brick surround with tiled splashback and extractor hood over. Integrated dishwasher with matching front. Attractive lime stone flooring, heavily beamed ceiling, dresser unit with drawers and cupboards, radiator behind decorative cover and an oak secondary staircase to the first floor. Multi-paned windows to side and rear elevations, door to garden, understairs storage cupboard, spotlighting to ceiling and integrated Bose hi-fi speakers for video system.

Utility Room/Rear Hall 
15.3ft x 10.1ft
Limestone/Travertine flooring, large Belfast sink unit set within butcher's block style work surfacing with further deVOL base cupboards under and eye level units over. Space and plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, built-in double cloaks cupboard, radiator behind decorative cover, meter cupboard with electric consumer unit and off:-

Cloakroom 
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising a high level WC by Vernon Tutbury and wash hand basin. Limestone flooring and radiator.

Superb Gym 
15.9ft x 15.9ft
With provision for wall mounted TV, spotlighting to ceiling, oak wood stripped flooring, side plinths and full length mirrors to one wall and interconnecting door to the double garage. This room could easily be a home cinema, professional office or games room if required.

Landing 
On the first floor approached via two staircases is a split level accommodation comprising an attractive landing with exposed beams, radiator behind decorative cover and two multi-paned windows overlooking rear garden. Off is:-

Orangery/Garden Room 
12.2ft x 11.4ft
A substantial extension with sealed double glazed picture windows and French doors opening onto the landscaped gardens and matching double glazed roof with fitted blinds, two radiators, provision for wall mounted TV and base cupboards. This room is an all year round living room and connects the cottage to the garden taking advantage of the attractive views to the rear.

Master Bedroom 
17.8ft x 14.7ft
Multi-paned window to front elevation and multi-paned double doors opening onto a superb balcony/sun terrace from which to enjoy views both to the front and rear. Radiator behind decorative cover, provision for wall mounted TV, stripped pine door and off is the en-suite bathroom.

Luxury En-suite Bathroom 
Fitted with a white five piece Heritage suite comprising a hydra spa corner Jacuzzi/air bath "his & hers" wash hand basins set within silestone work surfacing with base cupboards under, low level WC and fully tiled walk-in shower. Full height limestone tiling to walls and matching flooring, extractor fan, wall mounted mirror, heated towel rail/radiator, multi-paned window to side elevation and spotlighting to ceiling.

Bedroom Two 
12.3ft x 12.1ft
Multi-paned window to front elevation, double radiator, exposed beams, stripped pine door and two bespoke built-in double wardrobes with hanging rails and storage.

Bedroom Three 
12.0ft x 10.1ft
Multi-paned window overlooking the rear garden. A full length range of bespoke built-in wardrobes with hanging rails and drawers. Radiator behind decorative cover, stripped pine door and exposed beams.

Family Bathroom 
Fitted with a white three piece suite by Vernon Tutbury comprising panelled bath with shower over, curtain and rail and marble tiled surround, wash hand basin set within vanity unit with crystal fittings and low level WC. Multi-paned window to side elevation, radiator, wall mounted mirror and shelving.

Outside - Front 
A particular feature of this property is its delightful setting on the edge of the village. Enjoying an elevated position, the property enjoys an excellent degree of privacy from the road with a landscaped front garden area laid with granite sets with flowering borders behind a privet hedge with a variety of shrubs, plants and young trees. To the side of the property is an attached double garage.

Attached Double Garage 
25.7ft x 17.2ft
With remote control up and over doors, ample storage space, fitted light and power and being plastered, painted, plastered ceiling and having an interconnected door to the gym.

Bedroom Four 
10.2ft x 5.11ft
Multi-paned window to side elevation, stripped pine door and radiator behind decorative cover.

Rear Garden 
The rear garden is particularly attractive and have been completely landscaped rising to the rear via a beautifully designed pathway leading up through deep and well stocked borders with a variety of herbaceous plants, shrubs and flowers providing an excellent degree of all year round colour and rising beyond to lawned areas behind dry stone walling and enclosed by mature shrubs and trees including holly, silver birch and fir trees. At the end of the gardens is a raised lawn with gazebo and timber built garden shed from which to enjoy spectacular views over lower gardens and the property towards open countryside beyond to Newtown Linford. A particular feature of the property is a large raised sun decked terrace with access directly from the main bedroom which also provides a delightful elevated sitting out area with views to the front over the thatched houses opposite and open countryside beyond and also to the rear over the rear garden. In all, this creates a stylish s (truncated)

Fixtures & Fittings 
All quality fitted carpets, curtains and light fittings are included.

Services 
Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are connected to the property.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 December 2015

Nearest stations

  • Barrow upon Soar (5.7 mi)
  • Leicester (6.2 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Barrow upon Soar (5.7 mi)
  • Leicester (6.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bentons Your Property Experts, Melton Mowbray

47 Nottingham Street Melton Mowbray Leicestershire, LE13 1NN

01664 900110 Local call rate

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