3 bedroom detached house for saleScotland Road, Market Harborough
Sold STC £299,950
Full descriptionAn individual 3 bedroomed 1920's detached house of character offering excellent potential for modernisation and extension, subject to obtaining the necessary planning consents, having the advantage of a good sized garden backing onto the railway line within the highly sought after residential area of Little Bowden close to the town centre and railway station.
With the benefit of gas fired central heating and mostly double glazed windows, the interior retains some original features and includes an entrance porch and hall with attractive staircase off, lounge with period fireplace with ornate wrought iron grate and double glazed bay window to front, conservatory overlooking the gardens, separate dining room with bay window to front, useful pantry, kitchen with central island, rear lobby with separate w.c. and coal store off.
On the upper floor off a central landing are 2 double bedrooms, box room, and further double bedroom which has been divided into a bathroom and small bedroom.
The gardens form a most attractive feature of the property, being of excellent size and enjoying a treed aspect to the rear. The garden has extensive lawned areas, mature shrub and flower borders and several fruit trees. A long tarmacadamed driveway runs to the side of the house leading to a double garage which is located to the rear of the plot, with an adjacent greenhouse.
Location - The property is set back from the road within the highly desirable Little Bowden area just to the south east of the thriving town of Market Harborough which has excellent shopping and supermarket facilities, bars, restaurants, cafes, a theatre and leisure centre. Little Bowden itself has a reputable primary school, fine church, village hall and park, together with a public house and restaurant. The nearby railway station has mainline rail services to London St Pancras in about an hour, the M1 is accessible at junction 20, and the A14 lies to the south.
Viewings & Directions - Viewings should be arranged through the agents Andrew Granger & Company on 01858-431315. From the town centre, proceed eastbound via St Mary's Road, turning right at the traffic lights onto Springfield Street, turning left at the Springfield Street roundabout onto Kettering Road, right into Rectory Lane, left onto Scotland Road, with No.120 located on the right hand side just beyond the turning for Launde Park, with an Andrew Granger & Co 'For Sale' board erected to identify the property.
Accommodation In Detail - In need of some modernisation and offering wonderful potential to extend subject to planning, the property benefits from gas fired central heating and mostly UPVC double glazing, and includes
Ground Floor -
Entrance Porch - UPVC double glazed sliding entrance door.
Entrance Hall - Part glazed inner door, staircase off and radiator.
Lounge - 3.35m x 3.43m (11'0" x 11'3") - Attractive period fireplace with ornate cast iron grate with pine surround and mantle, double glazed bay window to front, radiator, double glazed door to
Conservatory - 3.00m x 2.69m max (9'10" x 8'10" max) - Of UPVC double glazed construction with double doors leading out and radiator.
Dining Room - 3.35m x 3.43m plus bay (11'0" x 11'3" plus bay) - Double glazed bay window to front, radiator, side window, door through to
Pantry - With fitted shelving and single glazed window.
Kitchen - 3.35m x 2.90m (11'0" x 9'6") - Quarry tiled flooring, double glazed windows to two elevations, view over the garden, range of base and wall cupboards, central island with cupboards and drawers beneath, stainless steel sink unit, chrome mixer tap over, gas point, radiator and glow worm gas fired central heating boiler.
Rear Lobby - With door leading out to gardens.
Separate W.C. - With high flush w.c.
Coal Store - With fitted shelving.
First Floor -
Landing - With double glazed window to half landing.
Bedroom 1 - 3.30m x 3.43m (10'10" x 11'3") - Double glazed window to front and radiator.
Box Room - 1.88m x 1.07m (6'2" x 3'6") - With double glazed window to front.
Bedroom 2 - 3.05m x 2.44m (10'0" x 8'0") - Double glazed window to front and recessed airing cupboard, built-in double wardrobe and radiator.
Bedroom 3 - 3.40m x 2.90m (11'2" x 9'6") - Has been divided into
Bedroom - With double glazed side window and radiator.
Bathroom - With panelled bath, wash hand basin, low flush w.c., radiator and single glazed window.
Outside - Most attractive gardens of good size with treed aspect to rear backing onto the railway line. Paved patio immediately to the side and rear of the house, with step rising to extensive lawned areas with shrub beds, central paved path and fruit trees.
Long tarmacadamed driveway to side of house rises to
Double Garage - Located towards the rear of the plot with adjoining greenhouse.
Fixtures & Fittings - Fixtures and fittings mentioned in these particulars are included in the sale - all other items regarded as owners fixtures and fittings may be removed.
Energy Performance Certificate - EPC Rating E
Council Tax - Council Tax Band D - For further information contact Harborough District Council 01858 828282
Stamp Duty Rates - You will pay: nothing on the first £125,000 of the purchase price, 2% on the next £125,000, 5% on the next £675,000, 10% on the next £575,000, and 12% on the rest (above £1.5 million) A further 3% will be payable on the whole amount if this is an additional property to one that you already own.
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