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5 bedroom house for sale

London Lane, Wymeswold

Under Offer £525,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Period Family Home
  • Same Owners For Last 34 years
  • Edge Of Village Location
  • Interesting Spacious Accommodation
  • Plentiful Natural Light
  • 5 Double Bedrooms
  • 4 Reception Rooms
  • Beautiful Cottage Gardens
  • Totalling approx 1.82 acres
  • No Upward Chain

Full description

A charming detached period family home with gardens, looseboxes, tennis court and paddock extending to circa 1.82 acres.

Property Description - Situated on the edge of this highly desirable village bordering both London Lane and Hoton Road, Woodland Cottage dates back to circa 1882. Having had the benefit of various additions throughout the years the present vendors have owned and lived here since April 1980. They have cherished and enjoyed their time here where their children have been raised. The property is directly accessed off London Lane with a driveway for 3 vehicles. The accommodation internally is laid out in a traditional but very flexible manner. Arranged over three floors all rooms are generously proportioned and offer their own individual character. Later additions to the ground floor include a side extension providing a further reception room with French doors leading out to the rear gardens and also a Vale conservatory to the rear. Special reference must be made to the wonderful views that the front bedrooms enjoy. The majority of windows are double glazed and the two second floor bedrooms have velux style windows. Without question, the main feature that Woodland Cottage is able to offer over and above the majority of properties in this price range is its splendid situation and plot proportion. Enjoying carefully tended mature and private south facing formal gardens and adjoining kitchen garden/fruit and vegetable garden with timber constructed stable block, paved pathways and access via five bar gate to a wild paddock area with maturing silver birch and other native trees and a full size mesh enclosed tennis court. A further gate allows access onto the Hoton Road.

Summary Accommodation - Ground Floor: Entrance Hall, Utility Room, W.C / Cloakroom, Lounge, Sitting Room, Conservatory, Dining Room, Kitchen

First Floor: Master Bedroom with En-suite, Two Further Double Bedrooms ( One with Dressing Room ), Family Bathroom, W.C

Second Floor: Landing Area, Two Double Bedrooms

Outside: Driveway with parking for 3 Vehicles, Mature, stocked rear gardens with Copper Beech hedging, fruit and vegetable garden, timber stable block comprising two looseboxes and haystore. Five bar gate opening to adjoining paddock area and mesh fenced enclosed tennis court.

In total extending to 1.82 acres or thereabouts

Location - Wymeswold is a highly sought after village offering superb transport links due to its location situated at the northern boundary of Leicestershire conveniently mid-way between the cities of Nottingham and Leicester.
The village offers a wide range of amenities including local village shops, pharmacy, sports club, church and a highly regarded Primary School.
There is an active social life in the village with the newly refurbished The Three Crowns pub ran by The Cat and Wickets Pub Co proving very popular as well as the The Windmill Inn and the Hammer & Pincers pub.
both serving superb food and wide range of drinks. Wymeswold holds a number of family friendly events every year, such as the famous Duck Races, the Open Gardens and the Washstock music festival.
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18 January 2017


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