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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Swithland Lane, Rothley, Leicester

Under Offer £1,200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive & Substantial Triple Gabled Detached Home
  • Situated in one of Leicestershire's Finest Residential Addresses
  • Energy Rating D
  • Five Reception Rooms
  • Fitted Dining Kitchen
  • Cloakroom/Shower Room, Laundry Room & Boot Room
  • Master Bedroom with Dressing Room & Remodelled En-suite Bathroom
  • Four Further Double Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom & Separate Shower Room
  • Double Garage, Garden Store & Studio

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A substantial and immaculately presented detached family home situated on one of Leicestershire's most desirable locations with open views to the rear over open countryside. Offering five large reception rooms, five double bedrooms, remodelled family bathroom and two shower rooms, the property also offers a double garage with separate studio above. With a wealth of attractive features, this imposing triple gabled property enjoys an in - out drive and delightful good sized matures gardens to front and rear.


Rothley is a particularly well serviced Charnwood Forest village situated around a traditional village green and offering extensive local facilities including popular pubs, restaurants, shops and school. The village is particularly well placed for fast access to Loughborough and Leicester and the M1 at Markfield. Local facilities also include Rothley Park Golf Club, Rothley Court Hotel / Restaurant, Soar Valley Leisure Centre and local beauty spots include Swithland Reservoir and Bradgate Park.


From the centre of Rothley proceed out along Westfield Lane passing The Rothley Court Hotel on the left hand side, turn eventually right at the Great Central Railway onto Swithland Lane and the property can then be found situated on the left hand side.

The property is entered via double door into the entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway 
With an arched solid oak internal door into the reception hall.

Reception Hall 
With exposed oak strip flooring, double radiator and return staircase rising to the first floor with double glazed window to front and oak balustrade.

Inner Hallway 
With tiled flooring, radiator and built-in cloaks cupboard.

Cloakroom/Shower Room 
Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising a double sized shower cubicle, vanity wash hand basin with double base cupboard under and low level WC. Tiled flooring, radiator, shaver point and leaded double glazed window to front.

Drawing Room 
23'2" x 13'11"
With leaded sealed double glazed window to the front, two deep recess double glazed bay windows with window seats to either side of the fireplace to the side and triple double glazed arched windows overlooking the rear garden and open views beyond. Feature Italian marble fireplace with open grate. Two double radiators, TV aerial point, coved cornicing and wall lights with dimmer switch controls.

Bedroom Two 
12'10" x 11'9"
With an attractive arched sealed double glazed leaded window to the front, radiator, built-in wardrobe and cupboard space.

Bedroom Three 
12'3" x 12'3"
With a sealed double glazed window to the rear overlooking garden and open views beyond, telephone point and radiator.

Bedroom Four 
13'11" x 12'1"
With an attractive arched sealed double glazed leaded window to the front together with a deep sealed double glazed bay window to the side, radiator and large built-in double wardrobe with cupboard over.

Bedroom Five 
13'11" x 11'
With a sealed double glazed window to the rear overlooking garden and open views beyond and further deep double glazed bay window to the side, radiator and built-in double wardrobe with cupboard over.

Refitted Family Bathroom 
Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising a panelled bath with dual headed shower over and shower screen, siphonic WC and vanity unit with drawers under. Full height tiling to all walls, shaver point, chrome heater towel rail/radiator, sealed double glazed window to rear, extractor fan and downlighters.

Refitted Shower Room 
Fitted with a white contemporary three piece suite comprising a double sized tiled shower cubicle, wall mounted wash hand basin and low level WC. Full height tiling to all walls, contemporary heated towel rail/radiator, chrome downlighters and double glazed window to the rear.

Outside - Front 
The property enjoys a broad frontage to Swithland Lane and is set behind a neat hedged front boundary with gated in and out tarmac driveway allowing extensive vehicle parking, turning and exiting space and leads in turn to the double garage. The front garden are neatly lawned with planted rose and herbaceous evergreen borders. There is gated access to both side of the property leading to the rear garden.

Double Garage 
21'11" x 19'
With electrically operated roller shutter door, light and power and access through to the mower/garden store.

Mower/Garden Store 
10'6" x 8'11"
With a separate electrically operated roller shutter door, light and power.

22'1" x 10'2"
Accessed via a separate entrance, hallway and internal staircase to the rear of the store. This flexible room is ideal for either home gym, hobbies room, playroom etc. With power and light, electric wall mounted convector heaters, Velux double glazed roof light and further window to the end gable.

Rear Garden 
Being private and fully enclosed with mature hedged boundaries to both sides and rear. The garden is mainly lawned with deep planted borders, a York stone pathway and large patio area, timber garden shed and a gated enclosure to one side (dog pen). The gardens enjoy an outstanding open aspect to the rear onto adjacent open countryside.

The Property 
This impressive and substantial triple gabled individual home offers substantial and immaculate accommodation ideal for a large family. Offering period integrity and character, the property has been sympathetically extended over the years and represents a rare opportunity to acquire one of Swithland Lane's most imposing properties in this most favour Charnwood Forest locations.

Laundry Room 
With tiled flooring, a range of modern shaker style cupboards. Work surfacing with inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer. Double base cupboard, double eye level unit, two tall larder cupboards, part tiling to walls, space for freestanding fridges and freezers, plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer, radiator ceiling downlighters and door to side.

Professional Home Office/Games Room 
18'1" x 12'9"
With two double glazed leaded windows to the front, radiators, attractive wood stripped flooring, ceiling downlighters and currently fitted with an excellent bespoke range of oak fronted office furniture comprising a full range of base cupboards, book shelving to three walls and two desk stations.

11'1" x 10'3"
With two leaded double glazed windows to the front, radiator, coved cornicing and built-in storage cupboard.

On the first floor approached via a return staircase from the reception hall is the first floor landing with radiator, built-in airing cupboard, storage box room off and access to loft space with drop down ladder.

Master Bedroom 
6.7m into recess x 5.16m - With a feature arched double glazed leaded window to the front and matching window to side. Radiator, TV aerial point, fitted wall lights, telephone point, built-in cupboards and door to:

Dressing Room 
With double glazed window to the rear enjoying views over the rear garden and countryside beyond, radiator, ceiling downlighters, telephone point and a full range of wardrobes comprising two double and four single wardrobes with hanging rails and storage.

Remodelled En-suite Bathroom 
Fitted with an attractive white four piece suite comprising a large double ended bath with shower over with shower screen, his & hers ceramic sink units with oak drawers under and siphonic WC., all having contemporary chrome fittings. Contemporary chrome heated towel rail/radiator, downlighters, full height tiling to walls, extractor fan, tiled flooring, vanity mirrors with lights and double glazed window overlooking the rear garden.

Walk-in Wardrobe 
With cupboard, drawers, hanging space and double glazed window to the rear.

Rear Hall 
With built-in double cupboard, cloaks hanging space, tiled flooring and glazed door leading to the boot room.

Boot Room 
With tiled flooring, radiator, fitted single base cupboard with inset sink unit, space for outdoor shoes etc. and door to rear.

Dining Room 
20'4" x 13'
A large extended room with sealed double glazed doors opening onto the rear garden and sealed double glazed window to the side. Coved cornicing, double radiator and dimmer switch light controls.

Dining Kitchen 
20'5" x 14'8"
Full fitted with a range of solid oak fronted units comprising base cupboards and drawers and matching eye level units. Dresser unit with glass fronted display cabinets. Feature bevelled edged solid Corian work surfacing with tiled splashbacks and courtesy lighting with inset one and a half bowl sink with drainer. Leisure Rangemaster cooker with extractor hood in matching canopy. Integrated Bosch dishwasher, space for American style fridge/freezer. Large walk-in shelved pantry, double and single radiators, ceiling downlighters, sealed double glazed sliding patio doors and window opening onto patio and rear garden and ceramic tiled flooring.

Family Room 
19'7" x 13'8"
A large third reception room with two double glazed windows to one side and double glazed window to the other side together with doors leading onto the rear garden. Feature living flame gas fire with a Victorian style pine surround, tiled slips, slate hearth and pine mantel. TV aerial point, two radiators and ceiling downlighters.

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25 July 2016

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