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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Cottage Lane, Desford, Leicester

£350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming Cottage
  • Energy Rating F
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Private Garden
  • Highly Desirable Location
  • No Upward Chain
  • uPVC Double Glazing
  • Electric Storage Heaters
  • Enclosed Garden, Drive & Single Garage

Full description

Located in the highly regarded Cottage Lane is this individual detached cottage built in the 1930s and extended by the presented owner. The property is offered to the market with no upward chain, is fully alarmed, with full uPVC double glazing and is heated via electric storage heaters. The accommodation itself comprises porch, entrance hallway, dining room, lounge and fitted kitchen. On the first floor are three bedrooms and family bathroom. Externally there are attractive cottage style gardens to the front and rear, gravelled driveway and detached single garage. The property is ideally located for Desford's great range of amenities and early viewing is advised.

Location

The village of Desford is situated approximately eight miles to the west of the Leicester city centre and is well known for its popularity in terms of convenience for ease of access to major centres of employment at Leicester, Coalville, Ashby and Hinckley as well as to the M1/M69 motorway network for travel north, south and west. The village offers a good range of amenities to include shopping for day to day needs, schooling, recreational amenities, post office, library and public houses, there is also regular public transport available.

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Accommodation 
The property is entered via a porch which is accessed via a uPVC double glazed door and further multi-paned door into the entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway 
With stairs rising off to the first floor landing, useful understairs pantry, wall mounted electric heater and door leading off to the dining room.

Dining Room 
4.17m into bay x 3.36m - A spacious dining room with an attractive uPVC double glazed walk-in bay window to the front elevation and further uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation. Central fireplace with chimneybreast and inset electric fire. Wall mounted electric heater.

Kitchen 
11'5" x 5'10"
Fitted with a range of wall and base units with laminate work surfacing over and inset sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap over. Integrated dishwasher (not tested) and space for freestanding fridge/freezer, cooker and washer dryer. Tiling to the walls, vinyl flooring, Dimplex kick heater, uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and uPVC double glazed door leads to the outside. A further door leads through to the lounge.

Lounge 
17'11" x 11'11"
A commanding reception room benefitting from a dual aspect with uPVC double glazed windows to both the side and rear elevations. Central electric fire, coving to ceiling and wall mounted electric heater.

Landing 
The landing has access to the loft space, uPVC double glazed window with leaded light with stained glazing to the side elevation and doors to bedrooms.

Bedroom One 
17'11" x 11'11"
This substantial master bedroom also has the benefit of a dual aspect with uPVC double glazed windows to the side and rear elevations. An extensive range of fitted furniture comprising wardrobes, overhead cupboard, bedside drawers, display shelving and matching dressing table with concealed laundry bin. Two wall mounted electric heaters.

Bedroom Two 
11'10" x 11'1"
A second double bedroom double glazed window to the front elevation enjoying pleasant views over the front garden and a second double glazed window to the rear elevation. Wall mounted electric heater and built-in cupboard housing the hot water tank.

Bedroom Three 
2.54m max-1.52m min x 1.83m max-0.9m min - Currently used as a study and being L shaped. The room could possibly house a single bed with uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation. Please note, it may be possible to alter the landing layout to make this room into a larger, more square bedroom.

Bathroom 
5'11" x 5'11"
Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising a panelled bath with central mixer tap and telephone style shower attachment over, wall mounted wash hand basin and low level WC. Tiling to walls, vinyl flooring, obscure glazed window to the front elevation and a wall mounted chrome towel heater/radiator.

Outside 
Access is via double wrought iron gates to provide security. The property has a beautifully enclosed and sizeable front garden which is mainly lawned with an established hedgerow and gated access leading round to the rear of the property with a gravelled driveway with parking for two vehicles and leading to a single detached garage and further lawned area.

Single Garage 
The garage has an up and over door and there is a timber shed behind.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 June 2016

Nearest station

  • Narborough (5.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest station

  • Narborough (5.6 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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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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