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6 bedroom detached house for sale

East End, Long Clawson, Melton Mowbray

Guide Price £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Period Property
  • Dating Back to 1820
  • Energy Rating D
  • Three Storey Accommodation
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Breakfast Kitchen
  • Six Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Many Original Features
  • Detached Stable Block/Stores

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Situated on the edge of this highly desirable and well serviced village is this beautifully upgraded detached period property. The accommodation comprises a commanding reception hallway with open fireplace, two further reception rooms, contemporary breakfast kitchen, utility room and downstairs shower room. On the first floor are four bedrooms, all which would accommodate a double bed and a modern bathroom and on the second floor are two double bedrooms and a central landing. Complementing the property are beautifully established gardens and the rear garden enjoying a high degree of privacy. There is also a detached former stable block providing an ideal opportunity for further conversion, early viewing of the property is advised to avoid disappointment.


Long Clawson offers an excellent range of facilities and amenities including a primary school, doctor's surgery, butchers, bakery, shops, church and pub. School buses run from the village to the Endowed Schools at Loughborough and Ratcliffe College. The village is within the catchment area for Belvoir High School. Situated within the picturesque Vale of Belvoir the village is within easy commuting distance of Nottingham, Leicester, Loughborough and Melton Mowbray


From Melton Mowbray take the A606 Nottingham Road out turning right at Ab Kettleby for Long Clawson and taking the second turning left for the village. On entering the village, the property can be found on the other side of the green as identifiable by our for sale sign.

Inner Hallway 
With stairs leading to first floor landing, slate flooring, radiator, built-in pantry and tongue and groove panelling to the base of the walls. A stable door leads through to the utility room.

Utility Room 
8.7ft x 6.0ft
Fitted with wall and base units and laminate work top with inset stainless steel sink and drainer. Space and plumbing for washing machine and further appliance, floor mounted central heating boiler, window to the side elevation and composite door leading to the rear garden.

Shower Room 
8.7ft x 5.7ft
Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising a corner shower cubicle with Mira shower, WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Tiling to the walls, slate tiled floor, frosted window to the side elevation, radiator and beams to the ceiling.

First Floor Landing 
Approached via a staircase from the inner hallway is the first floor landing with radiator, stairs rising to the second floor landing and doors off to:-

Master Bedroom 
5.02m to rear of robes x 4.11m max - This master bedroom has a multi-paned window to the front elevation, radiator, wall mounted light fittings and a range of bespoke fitted wardrobes with clothes storage.

Bedroom Two 
13.5ft x 12.6ft
This second double bedroom has a multi-paned window to the front elevation, radiator and a built-in double wardrobe.

Bedroom Three 
10.6ft x 9.2ft
Multi-paned window to the rear overlooking the rear garden, radiator and two built-in wardrobes.

Bedroom Four 
9.7ft x 9.2ft
Window with attractive views over the rear garden, radiator and built-in cupboard.

8.6ft x 5.8ft
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising a 'P' shaped panelled bath with mixer tap, shower over and curved screen, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin with waterfall mixer tap. Tiling to the walls, non-slip flooring, radiator and frosted glazed window to the rear elevation.

Second Floor Landing 
With skylight to the front elevation, access to eaves storage and doors off to:-

Bedroom Five 
13.3ft x 9.7ft
Having the benefit of a dual aspect with a window to the side enjoying far reaching views across rolling countryside and a skylight with blackout blind to the front elevation. Radiator, built-in wardrobe and exposed beams to the ceiling.

Bedroom Six 
14.1ft x 9.9ft
This sixth bedroom would also accommodate a double bed and having a Velux window with blackout blind to the front elevation, radiator, built-in wardrobe and exposed beams.

Outside - Front 
The property has a brick wall to the front boundary and a wrought iron gate leading to a gravelled driveway leading around to the right hand side of the property where there is space for a parking and potential space for the creation of a carport/garage (subject to the necessary consents/approvals) which the current vendors were looking to do if they had decided to remain at the property.

Rear Garden 
Having the benefit of a gated side access onto a large stone patio with step stone slate paving providing ample space for outdoor seating and entertaining, raised flowering beds and a large raised lawn, the beds are well stocked with a variety of plants, shrubs and small trees. There is fencing to the side boundaries, a timber playhouse, outdoor tap, lighting and power and access to the former stabling comprising a brick built detached building with a pantile roof with four separate access doors creating an ideal opportunity for further development such as annexed accommodation, home office, gym or entertainment room (subject to the necessary consents/approvals). However at present provides very useful storage. Beyond the stabling is a wide gated side access and to the front of the stabling is concrete hardstanding.

Dining Room 
4.79m into bay - 4.10m min x 3.94m - A flexible reception ideal as a dining room or second sitting room with open fireplace with a brick built surround and tiled hearth, multi-paned glazed window to the side elevation and an attractive walk-in glazed bay window to the front elevation.

Living Room 
29.7ft x 14.4ft
This commanding reception room benefits from impressive proportions with windows to the front, side and rear and having two large Velux sky lights flooding natural light into the room. High quality wood flooring, Aarrow multi-fuel burning stove set within a reclaimed stone fireplace with stone hearth, three radiators and TV aerial point. Door off to the breakfast kitchen.

Breakfast Kitchen 
19.5ft x 11.4ft
Fitted with a range of wall and base units with deep recycled tops with an inset Franke sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Integrated dishwasher, space for an American style fridge/freezer and a Rangemaster cooker. Tiled splashbacks to the wall, non-slip flooring, mood lighting throughout, exposed and painted beams and an abundance of glazing providing views into the garden and double doors leading onto a patio terrace. Wall mounted Dimplex electric heater, radiator and ample space for a breakfast table and chairs. A door leads through to an inner hallway.

The property is entered via a part glazed door into the entrance hallway.

Reception Hallway 
4.81m max into bay - 4.11m min x 4.96m - A commanding entrance hallway with exposed wooden beams to the ceiling, open fireplace with a brick built surround and tiled hearth, attractive multi-paned walk-in bay window, built-in cupboard, radiator and doors off to dining room.

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14 July 2016

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