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6 bedroom character property for sale

Grimesgate, Diseworth

Withdrawn from Market £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial Six Bedroom Detached Home
  • 0.47 of an acre
  • Approximately 3700 sq ft of Accommodation
  • Two Large Reception Rooms
  • Farmhouse Kitchen with Open Fire
  • Utility Room, Sun Room & Cellar
  • En Suite Shower Room & Family Bathroom
  • Oversized Double Garage & Outbuilding

Full description

The Old Vicarage is ideally located is a small, picturesque commuter village on the border of Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire surrounded by open countryside. The property enjoys all the convenience of excellent road, rail and air links without compromising its tranquillity. This spacious six bedroom period home that stands in around half an acre displays features that date back to the late 16th century without the restriction of a listed status. This highly individual family home, available with NO CHAIN offers 3700 sq ft of accommodation, including cellar, outbuilding and garaging.

Diseworth is a small picturesque commuter village ideally situated close to its border with Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. The property enjoys all the convenience of excellent road, rail and air links without compromising its tranquillity. The Plough Inn is a popular village pub/restaurant refurbished in 2013 and Diseworth C of E primary school is highly regarded. The nearby market towns of Castle Donington and Loughborough offer a full range of ammenities. Nottingham 14 miles / Leicester 19 miles / Derby 14.5 miles / Loughborough 7 miles / Castle Donington 3.5 miles / East Midlands Parkway 5.5 miles / A42 & M1 (J23A) 1.5 miles

Ground Floor Accommodation 
The property is entered into an impressive entrance hallway with sweeping Georgian staircase, oak parquet flooring and a glazed door opening to the rear gardens. The large drawing room is a particular feature of the accommodation and showcases an impressive large marble fireplace with open fire. The dining room has a high, heavily beamed ceiling, exposed wall timbers and stonework, open fireplace and oak floorboards. Access to a good sized dry cellar is via a well designed hidden staircase and trap door from the dining room. The rear garden is overlooked by both a sun room accessed from the drawing room and by a farmhouse kitchen, with Inglenook and open fire, which includes a central dining area and range of oak fronted cabinets, granite worksurfacing and space for a range style cooker.

First & Second Floor Accommodation 
The split level first floor characterful landing provides access to three substantial double bedrooms, one with en suite shower room, a further smaller double, a family bathroom fitted with a four piece suite and a separate WC. From the first floor landing a winding staircase climbs to the second floor that offers two further double bedrooms that both enjoy elevated views over the village.

To the side of the property a gated driveway provides ample hard standing, access to a brick outbuilding that comprises of two fuel stores and a mower shed and a further oversized double garage. The rear gardens are extensive and enjoy a westerly aspect. Being mainly laid to lawn the gardens are almost completely walled and include a number of established trees.

All mains services are connected. The property has gas central heating fired by a Potterton boiler located in the utility room.

Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

Local Authority 
North West Leicestershire District Council

Entering Diseworth from the A453 travel along Grimesgate to the centre of the village where the property is found on the right hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 September 2015


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