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3 bedroom end of terrace house for sale

School Lane, Barkby, Leicester

Guide Price £245,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming Cottage
  • Energy Rating E
  • Living Room
  • Moir & Wade Dining Kitchen
  • Cloakroom
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Bathroom & Separate WC
  • Rear Garden
  • Re-Roofed with a 10 Year Guarantee
  • Gas Fired Central Heating

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Situated next to the attractive riverside walk in this popular and well serviced village, a charming double fronted cottage built in 1907 and recently refurbished including complete re-roofing and damp proof work. The open-plan ground floor accommodation comprising sitting room, Moir & Wade kitchen and dining room with ground floor wc. To the first floor are three bedrooms, bathroom and separate wc. Rear garden with outbuilding converted to studio/office, gas fired central heating and modern fixtures and fittings throughout.

Location

Barkby is an unspoilt and extremely popular village offering an excellent local primary school, two public houses, a village church and a quintessential tree lined cricket ground. The village is picturesque and well placed for excellent local facilities at near-by Syston and Queniborough and within easy access of Leicester City centre, Melton Mowbray, Loughborough, Oakham, Uppingham the A47 to the south providing fast access to Peterborough and the A1, the M1, M46, M69, the Charnwood Forest with its many scenic walks and Golf Courses.

Directions

From Melton Mowbray proceed out on the Leicester Road and on reaching the roundabout and turn left as signposted for Queniborough. At the crossroads proceed straight across again as signposted for Barkby and on entering Barkby turn left at the 'T' junction and follow the 'S' bends round, then taking your second left into School Lane where the property can be found at the bottom of the lane on the right hand side.

Accommodation 
The property is entered via a solid panel front door with stained glass light over into:

Dining Kitchen 
21.6ft x 8.6ft

Kitchen Section 
The kitchen section has a range of refitted units in solid oak comprising a stainless steel sink, ranges of granite work surfacing with a full range of base cupboards and drawers under, eye level units, chrome fittings, integrated appliances including a New World Range style cooker with twin ovens, grill, eight ring gas hob, extractor hood over in stainless steel, tiled splashbacks, integrated fridge and dishwasher, both with matching fronts, terracotta tiled flooring, sliding sash window and stable type door to rear.

Dining Section 
Also having terracotta tiled flooring with double radiator, multi-pane sliding sash window and off:

Living Room 
5.54m plus recess x 3.67m - Having a hall area with secondary double glazed window to front, stairs to first floor, freestanding radiator, base cupboard, original fireplace recess with quarry tiled hearth, further secondary double glazed window to front and off:

Downstairs Cloakroom 
Fitted with a low level WC and wash hand basin. Meter cupboard and window to side elevation.

First Floor Landing 
Approached via a staircase from the living room is the first floor landing.

Bedroom One 
12.0ft x 11.3ft
Original cast iron open fronted fireplace, radiator, stripped pine door and sash window to front overlooking brook.

Bedroom Two 
12.6ft x 9.0ft
Full height cupboard, sliding sash window to rear, radiator and stripped pine door.

Bedroom Three 
9.1ft x 6.6ft
Sash window to front with attractive view over brook, radiator and stripped pine door.

Bathroom 
Fitted with a white two piece suite by Heritage comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, curtain and rail and pedestal wash hand basin. Tiled splashback, sealed double glazed window to rear overlooking brook, fitted blind, radiator, ceramic tiled flooring and stripped pine door.

Separate WC 
Fitted with a low level suite and wash hand basin. Part tiling and window to the side elevation and access to roof space.

Outside 
The property enjoys an attractive location at the very end of School Lane, the last in a row of cottages and bordering an open area of land to the right and also bordering the village brook. The rear garden is enclosed by walling and fencing with a raised sun terrace/patio, in addition to which is a further raised terrace beyond and in addition, two useful brick stores, one being a general store and the other being an office/outbuilding previously used as an office with fitted light, power and window. The whole enjoys an attractive aspect to the side.

Agents Note 
There is a pedestrian right of access along the rear of the property for neighbouring properties.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Syston (1.5 mi)
  • Sileby (4.2 mi)
  • Leicester (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Syston (1.5 mi)
  • Sileby (4.2 mi)
  • Leicester (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bentons Your Property Experts, Melton Mowbray

47 Nottingham Street Melton Mowbray Leicestershire, LE13 1NN

01664 900110 Local call rate

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