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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Ratcliffe Road, Thrussington, Leicester

Under Offer £435,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Barn Style Family Home
  • Designed & Built in 1995 from Reclaimed Materials
  • Energy Rating E
  • Refitted Dining Kitchen
  • Utility Room & Cloakroom
  • Feature Sitting Room
  • Four Bedrooms
  • En-suite Shower Room, En-suite WC and Family Bathroom
  • Delightful Private Landscaped Rear Garden
  • Large Double Garage & Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Offering deceptively spacious four bedroom family accommodation, a completely unique barn style property built in 1995 in a select development of only five barn style properties on the very edge of this highly desirable Wreake Valley Village. Featuring Cathedral ceilings, exposed beams, brickwork, the split level accommodation is ideal for retirement or family buyers with a large dining kitchen, feature sitting room with Cathedral ceiling and first floor galleried sitting area and further bedroom with en-suite WC. With an en-suite shower room and family bathroom and large brick double garage, the property also offers additional parking for three vehicles and a completely private landscaped rear garden.


Thrussington is a particularly well serviced village traditionally arranged around a village green offering excellent facilities to include two popular public houses, delicatessen and tea rooms. The village has a vibrant community revolving around the highly regarded village school, village hall and church. Village events include skittles on The Green in June, a Trinity Fayre, Thrussington Ball and Morris dancers also use the village green. There is a myriad of events in the village hall including WI and a play group.

The village is situated within the picturesque Wreake Valley, well known for its country walks and unspoilt villages, the village being accessible for fast commuting to Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham and Melton Mowbray. The new Northwest Leicester bypass at Leicester provides fast access to the M1. School children are taken by bus to Loughborough Endowed Schools, Grace Dieu/Ratcliffe College together with the Wreake Valley and Melton Schools.


Proceeding out of Thrussington along Ratcliffe Road the entrance to Homestead Farm can be found situated on the right hand side, the property being immediately on the right hand side as identifiable by our for sale board.

Rear Garden 
The rear garden is completely private and enclosed on all sides by timber panelled fencing, is landscaped with a raised lawn with deep flowering borders and ornamental gravel borders behind an ornamental low brick wall with pillars. In addition is a block paved patio which extends along the entire length of the property with further gravelled border, raised flagstone sun terrace with wall and gate providing access to the front.

Fixtures & Fittings 
All fitted carpets are included.

All mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are connected to the property.

Refitted Dining Kitchen 
18.5ft x 15.1ft
Refitted with an extensive range of cream fronted units with pewter fittings and comprising base cupboards and drawers and matching eye level units including glass fronted display cupboards with lighting. One and a half bowl single drainer sink set within ranges of roll edged work surfacing. Integrated appliances to include a Rangemaster range style cooker with twin ovens and six ring gas hob and extractor hood over. Space for fridge/freezer and plumbing for dishwasher. Tiled splashbacks, Cathedral ceiling with exposed beams, two double glazed windows and matching door to front elevation, TV aerial point and off:

Utility Room 
6.7ft x 6.7ft
With single drainer sink set within roll edge work surfacing, base cupboard, eye level unit, three quarter height larder unit, new wall mounted Ideal gas central heating boiler (installed July 2016), radiator and sealed double glazed window.

Feature Sitting Room 
15.3ft x 14.4ft
Sealed double glazed French doors opening onto patio and garden and two double glazed windows to rear elevation. Feature Morso gas fired stove inset within a full height reclaimed brick chimneybreast with terracotta hearth. Cathedral ceiling with exposed beams, two radiators and TV aerial point.

Bedroom One 
13.1ft x 12.6ft
Sealed double glazed window to the front elevation, radiator, beamed ceiling and off is:

Remodelled En-suite Shower Room 
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising a fully tiled double size shower cubicle, wash hand basin and low level WC. Contemporary chrome towel rail/radiator and extractor fan.

Bedroom Two 
10.2ft x 9.6ft
Sealed double glazed window to front elevation, pine wood stripped flooring, beams to ceiling and radiator.

En-suite Shower WC 
Fitted with a low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Extractor and pine wood stripped flooring.

The property is delightfully situated close to the very edge of the village with a shared flagstone driveway leading into the development serving only five properties and leading to a gravelled private driveway providing hardstanding for at least two vehicles off which is the garage. There is a further block paved private drive for one vehicle leading off from Ratcliffe Road into the front of the property adjacent to a lawned front garden.

Bedroom Three 
9.6ft x 9.0ft
Sealed double glazed window to front elevation, pine wood stripped flooring, beams to ceiling, shelving and radiator.

Family Bathroom 
Fitted with a white three piece suite with chrome fittings comprising a panelled bath with Mira shower over and shower screen, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Part tiling to walls, sealed double glazed window, radiator, extractor fan and beamed ceiling.

First Floor 
On the first floor approached via a staircase from the reception hall is a self-contained teenager/guest suite comprising the following:-

Galleried First Floor Sitting Room 
13.1ft x 10.1ft
With sealed double glazed Velux roof light, two radiators, pine wood stripped flooring, halogen spot lights and off:

Bedroom Four 
17.1ft x 11.1ft
Sealed double glazed roof light, radiator, pine wood stripped flooring, a range of built-in storage cupboards and off:

Large Double Garage 
With two sets of timber doors, fitted light and power and excellent storage space.

The property is entered via a double glazed front door into:

Spacious 'T' Shaped Reception Hall 
With stairs to first floor with a galleried landing over, radiator and double glazed door to rear garden. The rear of the hall has a beamed ceiling, pine wood stripped flooring and radiator.

Fitted with a two piece suite comprising a low level WC and wash hand basin. Extractor fan.

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Added on Rightmove:
06 July 2016

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