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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Main Street, Glenfield


Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 21' Lounge
  • 18' Dining-Kitchen
  • 17' Library
  • EPC Band D

Full description

A delightful 19th century cottage with bags of character and much improved by the current owners. Non-estate location close to the heart of this popular village. FGCH, double glazing, Hall, 18' superb refitted kitchen-diner with appliances, a lovely 21' lounge, cloaks/wc, 17' playroom,14' snug. Landing, 4 good sized bedrooms, en-suite shower rm, family bathrm. Beautiful private gardens to rear, brick workshop, driveway & garage. EPC Band D.

Entrance Hall - The first of two entrance vestibules is accessed from the driveway and leads to the kitchen. Solid timber entrance door, tiled floor, timber window.

Superb Kitchen-Diner - 18' x 16'10 (5.49m x 5.13m) - A superb L-shaped Kitchen-Diner with an abundance of light and space and well appointed with a new kitchen fitted approx 3 years ago by the current owners. UPVC double glazed French doors to the rear gardens, 2 large UPVC double glazed windows to the side and rear aspects and a V-Lux skylight adding even more light from above. Fitted with a range of bespoke shaker style base, drawer and eye level units, work surfaces, tiled surrounds, under-unit lighting, a pull out larder unit, glass fronted display cabinets and plate rack, integrated dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine and microwave, space for range (available by negotiation) with extractor hood.

Lounge - 21' x 10'6 (6.40m x 3.20m) - A really cosy, yet spacious living room with a focal point of the real fire and fireplace and lots of light from the two windows to the front aspect. Like all of the nine front facing windows they are white painted timber to remain sympathetic to the original character of the 1850 build-date but are well maintained and have double glazed sealed units. Two double glazed windows to the front, two radiators, open grate fireplace with wooden surround and fitted carpet.

Inner Passage - A thoroughfare connecting the kitchen with the lounge and the playroom. The cloaks/wc comes off the passage. Wooden flooring, glazed twin doors to lounge, radiator.

Cloaks/Wc - Tiled floor, half tiled walls, wash hand basin, wc, storage cupboard which used to be a shower cubicle. The agents understand from the vendor that the plumbing is all still in place so that this could be converted back to a shower unit.

Playroom - 17'8 x 8'8 (5.38m x 2.64m) - A real multi-purpose room which could perform so many different uses. The current owners call it their library, it could be a study, video-game room or playroom. Double glazed window to the front and UPVC double glazed opaque window to the rear, fitted carpet, brick fire place with wooden mantle and fitted with a duel aspect log burner serving the playroom and the snug.

Snug - 14'4 x 10'10 (4.37m x 3.30m) - Double glazed window to the front, radiator, brick fire place with wooden mantle and fitted with a duel aspect log burner, stairs to first floor, under-stairs store, fitted carpet.

Main Porch - This is realistically the main entrance porch but the current owners find it easier to use the hall adjacent to the kitchen. Timber entrance door, double glazed window to the front. Leads into the snug.

Passaged Landing - This long passaged landing leads to all of the rooms on the first floor. Two radiators, access to fully insulated loft, airing cupboard.

Bedroom One - 14'6 x 10'9 (4.42m x 3.28m) - A lovely master bedroom of generous proportions with an en-suite facility. Dual aspect with double glazed windows to the front and side, radiator, fitted carpet.

En-Suite Shower Room - Chrome towel rail, extractor fan, fully tiled shower cubicle with electric shower, pedestal wash hand basin, wc.

Bedroom Two - 14'6 x 10'9 (4.42m x 3.28m) - Double glazed window to the front, radiator, fitted carpet and recessed cupboard.

Bedroom Three - 14'4 x 9' (4.37m x 2.74m) - Double glazed window to the front, radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom Four - 7'10 x 8'8 (2.39m x 2.64m) - Double glazed window to the front, radiator, wall to wall built-in wardrobes, airing cupboard housing Viessman combination boiler replaced in 2012.

Family Bathroom - 6'6 x 5'5 (1.98m x 1.65m) - Extractor fan, tiled floor with under floor heating, fully tiled walls, fitted with contemporary white bathroom suite with shaped shower bath with shower over, vanity wash hand basin, wc, spot lights to ceiling.

Outside - To the front of the the property there a cottage style garden with walled boundaries, lawns, well stocked borders with mature planting. Gravelled driveway suitable for 4 cars which leads to the sectional garage (16' x 12'10) which has light and power and up and over door.
The beautifully maintained private rear gardens comprise of paved patio, lawns, with well stocked borders with mature shrubs, plants and trees. Two timber sheds, water tap, security lighting, a brick built workshop (17'7 x 9'3) which could be converted into a home-office space with door, windows, light and power.

Things You May Like To Know - This property falls within Blaby District Council ( area and has a Council Tax Band of E which means a charge of £1954.59 For tax year ending March 2017. Please note: When a property changes ownership local authorities reserve the right to re-calculate council tax bands. We understand the schools within catchment are The Hall Primary school, Martin High school & Longslade community college. For more information regarding school catchment areas contact the Allocations Dept at County Hall on 0116 3056684

How To Find This Property - Put LE3 8DG into your Sat Nav or Google. Alternatively from The centre of Glenfield at The Square (the roundabout with the butchers) turn into Main street signposted Kirby Muxloe and turn right directly after The Forge Public House.

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04 July 2016


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