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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Main Street, Twyford, Melton Mowbray

Under Offer £339,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Large Character Cottage
  • Energy Rating D
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Large Fitted Dining Kitchen
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom & Separate Shower Room
  • Off Street Parking & Large Workshop
  • Private South Rear Garden
  • Central Village Position
  • Well Presented Interior

Full description

Ideally situated in the heart of Twyford village is this large four bedroom character cottage has undergone a programme of improvement by the present owners to provide beautifully presented accommodation. The cottage was formerly the village Forge and is a fusion of original character and modern updated kitchen and bathrooms. On the ground floor is an entrance porch, a large living room and breakfast kitchen which has been refitted with solid oak units and work tops and 'fired earth' handmade wall and floor tiles. The vendor converted part of the original double garage into a second reception room, currently used as a dining room. On the first floor are four good sized bedrooms, bathroom and shower room. Outside is a private enclosed south facing garden to the rear with a large timber shed, a separate workshop and further store. There is also a driveway with off road parking.


Twyford is situated just of the B6047 Melton to Tilton road. The village is therefore convenient for fast access to Melton Mowbray, Leicester and Market Harborough and is situated amongst rolling Leicestershire countryside. The village offers a local pub, church, village hall with more extensive local facilities available at nearby Great Dalby, Queniborough and Syston.


Enter the village of Twyford along Main Street where the property can be found situated on the left hand side as identifiable by our for sale board.

Fitted Kitchen 
17.4ft x 10.5ft
Fitted with a bespoke range of handmade solid oak units comprising a range of base cupboard and drawers together with a larder unit. Oak work surfacing with inset ceramic Belfast sink with mixer tap over. Integrated dishwasher, space for a washing machine and American style fridge/freezer. Space for a double Rangemaster Oven with a six ring burner (available by separate negotiation) with a fitted Rangemaster extractor hood over. Tiling to the walls, tiled flooring, spotlighting to the ceiling, radiator, two uPVC double glazed windows overlooks the front and rear garden and a half glazed uPVC double glazed door leads out to the garden. Opening through to the dining room.

Dining Room 
14.5ft x 7.1ft
With a beautiful French oak floor, oak beam to ceiling, radiator and fully glazed double French doors opening into the garden. This room used to form part of the original double garage and was converted by the present owner with full building regulations.

Accessed via an open staircase from the lounge is the first floor landing which is set in an 'L' shape with having access to the loft space, radiator and a uPVC double glazed window to the rear.

Master Bedroom 
17.0ft x 9.9ft
This sizeable master bedroom has the benefit of two uPVC double glazed windows to the front elevation, radiator and spotlighting to the ceiling.

Bedroom Two 
10.5ft x 9.0ft
This second double bedroom also has a uPVC double glazed window to the front and radiator.

Bedroom Three 
4.59m max x 2.2m - uPVC double glazed windows to both the front and side, wood laminate flooring, spotlighting to the ceiling and radiator.

Bedroom Four 
10.3ft x 7.3ft
uPVC double glazed windows to the rear and side, radiator and wood laminate flooring.

Family Bathroom 
2.75m max x 2.32m - Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising a large bath with mixer tap and Mira shower over, WC and wash hand basin. Tiling to the walls and floor, obscure glazed window to the rear elevation, wall mounted towel rail/heater and a built-in airing cupboard housing the hot water tank and shelving.

Shower Room 
10.6ft x 6.3ft
Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising a corner shower cubicle with a Gainsborough shower, wash hand basin set within a vanity unit with cupboard under and mixer tap over and a low level WC. Tiling to the walls, slate flooring, obscure glazed window to the rear, spotlighting to the ceiling and wall mounted heated towel rail/radiator.

Outside - Front & Side 
The property has a small foregarden with a low level picket fencing to the front boundary and slate gravel and access to the front entrance porch. The garden wraps around the side of the property where there is a blocked paved driveway providing off street parking for at least two vehicles and gated access to the rear garden.

Rear Garden 
The south facing rear garden has a patio immediately to the rear of the property with steps leading up to a raised lawn with a further patio to the rear of the garden and there is a large outdoor garden shed with power and lighting. The garden has timber panelled fencing to the boundaries and enjoys a good degree of privacy with outdoor lighting and tap. There is also a second store in addition to a workshop measuring 4.67m (15'4") x 1.98m (6'6") to the rear, this store is connected with power and lighting and houses the wall mounted a gas central heating boiler.

The property is entered via a solid oak door to the porch.

7.2ft x 3.1ft
Tiled flooring, wall mounted electric heater and built-in cupboard housing the meters. A part glazed door leads through to the living room.

Living Room 
17.7ft x 16.7ft
With a uPVC double glazed bay window to the front and two further uPVC double glazed widows to the rear. High quality solid French oak flooring, open plan staircase rising to the first floor accommodation and three oak exposed beams to the ceiling. Fireplace with a Yeoman gas stove, large wooden lintel over and tiled hearth. Cast iron freestanding radiator and door through to the fitted kitchen.

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01 September 2016

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