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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Knightthorpe Road, Loughborough, LE11

Sold STC £339,950

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This substantial Victorian detached villa has been upgraded & improved throughout by the present owners & offers an excellent plot with several useful outbuildings plus off-road parking & suitably impressive & characterful internal accommodation inc: 3 fine reception rooms, breakfast kitchen & ground floor WC, fantastic entrance hall. On the 1st floor 4 bedrooms with guest en-suite & family bathroom both having been refitted. Lovely gardens with sunny aspect. Absolutely stunning - internal inspection essential.

General Information - Loughborough offers convenient access to East Midlands International Airport at Castle Donington, the adjoining Charnwood Forest and the M1/M42 motorways.

Loughborough also offers a fine range of amenities including excellent shopping, within waslking distance of De Lisle school, a wide variety of recreational amenities and regular public transport services by both road and rail to Nottingham, Derby, Leicester, London and beyond.

Epc Rating - An EPC (Energy Performance Certificate) for this property has been carried out with the resulting rating D. A copy of the full assessment report can be viewed on, search using the postcode of the property.

Forecourt Front Garden - With paving having block-paved decorative edging and plum slate chippings, as well as low-level walling with wrought iron inserts and matching entrance gate and sliding vehicle access gate to the front boundary. Driveway to the side offers off-road parking with walled and gated accessway leading to the rear garden.

Porch - With twin glazed doors having side screens to the property's front elevation and terracotta tiled floor, exposed brickwork, ceiling light point and consumer unit, plus electric and gas meters. A heavy oak panelled door with side panelling and windows plus matching Transom windows above which leads internally to:

Superb Entrance Hall - 6.77m x 2.1m (22'3" x 6'11") - The hall provides a major feature of this stunning property with it's wide open-plan panelled staircase with stair runner and spindle balustrade
ewel post, cornice to ceiling, light point and smoke alarm plus double radiator and exposed floor boards, Transom windows above the doors at either end of the room allowing natural light to filter through, plus doors leading off to all three fine reception rooms with an additional understairs panelled door leading off to:

Ground Floor Wc - 2.04m x 0.9m (6'8" x 2'11") - Having WC with concealed cistern and push button flush, pedestal washbasin with tiled splash-back, chrome-finish towel radiator, tiled floor, ceiling light point and extractor fan.

Front Sitting Room - 4.58m x 4.06m overall (15'0" x 13'4" overall) - With restored double-glazed sash cord box bay window to the property's front elevation and additional sash cord window to side, superb feature fireplace with tiled hearth and inserts plus marble mantle, oak planked flooring, central heating radiator, picture rail with cornice to ceiling and light point.

Rear Lounge - 4.06m x 3.93m (13'4" x 12'11") - With french doors overlooking the rear garden and additional sash cord window to side, cornice to ceiling with light point, picture rail, wall-mounted LCD TV point, double panelled radiator.

Dining Room - 4.85m max x 3.35m (15'11" max x 11'0") - With terracotta tiled floor, coved ceiling with two light points and having sash cord and 1 non-opening window to the side elevation of the property, original crockery cupboard with cupboards and drawer space, double radiator and arch-way leading off to:

Breakfast Kitchen - 4.23m x 3.24m (13'11" x 10'8") - Fitted with a bespoke range of 'Neptune' units with contrasting oak work surfaces and undercut double bowl Belfast sink with mixer tap, space for cooker with extractor hood above and concealed space for upright fridge-freezer plus space for washing machine and wall-mounted Baxi Platinum central heating boiler.

Tiled floor, radiator and multiple down-lights to the ceiling with the room itself having a dual with double-glazed casement window to side and three panelled bi-folding doors at the rear leading to a decked outside seating area and overlooking the property's substantial rear garden.

First Floor Landing - The landing have spindle balustrade matching the staircase, glazed loft light and three ceiling light points plus coving, central heating radiator and original in-built full height linen cupboard with drawer and cupboard space. Doors give access off to all four bedrooms and the family bathroom.

Master Bedroom - 4.81m max x 4.06m (15'9" max x 13'4") - With restored sash cord window matching the sitting room below and additional sash window to the side elevation, double radiator, coved ceiling with light point.

Bedroom Two - 4.07m x 3.96m (13'4" x 13'0") - Again having a dual aspect with sash cord windows to rear and side elevations, coved ceiling, light point and double radiator.

Guest Bedroom Three - 3.37m x 3.5m (11'1" x 11'6") - With double-glazed casement window overlooking the property's rear garden, double radiator, coved ceiling and light point. With door leading off to:

En-Suite Bathroom - 2.34m x 1.9m (7'8" x 6'3") - Having a modern three-piece suite comprising close-coupled WC with push button flush, pedestal washbasin with monobloc mixer and tiled splash-back and shower/bath with electric shower, curved screen and full-height tiling to surround and tiling to the floor, radiator with thermostat and half-obscure sash cord window to the side elevation plus ceiling down-lights and extractor fan and shaver socket.

Family Bathroom - 2.33m x 1.82m (7'8" x 6'0") - Again with a three-piece modern refitted suite comprising shower/bath with full-height tiling to surround, curved screen, rain head shower and separate hand shower unit, plus close-coupled WC with push button flush, pedestal washbasin with mixer tap and tiled splash-back plus chrome-finish towel radiator, extractor fan, shaver socket plus ceiling down-lights, tiled floor and 3/4 obscure-glazed casement window to the side elevation.

Bedroom Four - 2.86m x 2.11m (9'5" x 6'11") - With sash cord window to the property's front elevation, ceiling light point and radiator.

Garden & Outbuildings -

Gardens - The property's gardens are of a generous dimension with the entire plot measuring 170ft x 30ft and the rear garden measuring approximately 95ft or 133ft if including the outbuildings. To the immediate rear of the property, set within the elbow of the dining room and the rear lounge is a gravelled and paved seating space with hebes and hedging to the boundaries beyond which is a good-sized lawn having raised decked patio to the immediate rear of the kitchen breakfast room and the further lawn extends to the left-hand side of the plot.

Heading towards the rear there are several varieties of apple tree and a climbing wisteria which separates the bottom section of the garden where can be found further apple trees plus ample space for the siting of sheds and greenhouses or vegetable plots and at the foot of the garden a full-width three section brick outbuilding provides garden storage areas measuring 3.73m x 2.56m, 2.42m x 2.17m and 2.5m x 2.34m which, subject to any necessary planning consents or approvals could be converted to provide home offices, gymnasium, workshop etc.

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Plot Plan -

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