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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Asfordby Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Under Offer £215,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 1950s Bay Fronted Detached Home
  • Energy Rating D
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  • Three Good Sized Bedrooms
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen with Pantry
  • Many Original Features
  • Large Rear Garden
  • Driveway & Detached Garage
  • Edge of Town Location

Full description

Conveniently located on the edge of the town with access to a variety of amenities is this 1950s bay fronted detached home comprising many original features including wood parquet flooring, original fireplaces and some original wall light fittings as well as internal doors and tiles to the kitchen and bathroom. However the property has recently had uPVC double glazing installed throughout and a modern gas central heating system. The property is located on a sizeable plot with an established and private rear garden, driveway and detached garage. Whilst the property is ready to move into it offers scope to enhance the accommodation or possibly extend further (subject to the necessary planning consents). The property is offered to the market with no upward chain.


Melton Mowbray is a thriving market town offering excellent local shopping and schooling facilities with the added benefit of being within easy commuting distance of the surrounding centres of Leicester, Nottingham, Loughborough, Grantham, Oakham and Stamford. Superb private schooling is available at nearby Oakham in addition to the Loughborough Endowed Schools, Ratcliffe College and Leicester Grammar School. The town is situated on the Leicester/Peterborough/Stansted railway with an excellent intercity service to London available from both Grantham and Leicester (approximately 1 hour).


From Melton Mowbray town centre take the Asfordby Road (A6006) out where the property can eventually be found situated on the right hand side as identifiable by the agents for sale board.

The property is entered via an original solid door into the entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway 
With original wood parquet flooring, stairs rising to the first floor landing, uPVC obscure glazed window to the side, radiator and access through to:

Cloaks Cupboard 
4.11ft x 4.5ft
Currently used as a useful storage space with coat hanging but previously used as a study area with a continuation of the wood parquet flooring and obscure glazed window to the side.

Dining Room 
4.45m into bay x 3.57m - With a uPVC double glazed bay window to the front, two radiators, original wall lights and an original fireplace with open fire and tiled mantel and hearth.

14.2ft x 11.1ft
This second generously proportioned reception room has the original fully glazed French double doors opening into the garden room, original fireplace with a gas fire to the front and the original open fire behind. This room also has the original wall lights and a radiator.

Garden Room 
12.11ft x 8.2ft
With full glazing to all sides, a pitched roof and double doors opening onto the garden.

8.6ft x 7.9ft
Fitted with a range of wall and base units with roll top laminate work surfacing over and an inset stainless steel sink and drainer. Original tiling to the walls and floor, radiator, replacement uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and uPVC double glazed door leading to the outside. Space and plumbing for a freestanding washing machine and fridge/freezer. A useful original built-in pantry with a thrawl, shelving and an obscure glazed window to the side.

With a uPVC obscure glazed window to the side, access to loft space and doors lead through to:

Bedroom One 
13.7ft x 11.2ft
uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, built-in wardrobe, central fireplace and radiator.

Bedroom Two 
13.1ft x 11.9ft
A second double bedroom with a uPVC double glazed window to the front, built-in double wardrobe, radiator and an original fireplace.

Bedroom Three 
8.11ft x 7.9ft
This good sized single bedroom has a uPVC double glazed window to the front and radiator.

7.8ft x 7.8ft
Comprising many original features including tiled walls. Fitted with a white original bath, white china Royal Doulton WC and white pedestal wash hand basin. Built-in airing cupboard housing a modern wall mounted gas central heating boiler. Obscure glazed uPVC double glazed window to the rear, radiator and vinyl flooring.

Outside - Front 
The property has fencing to the front and side boundaries, a lawned area, a concrete sectional and paved driveway providing off road parking for up to three vehicles which leads to the garage.

Detached Garage 
16.8ft x 9.1ft
With an up and over door, power and light and personal door to the side.

Utility Room 
7.8ft x 3.9ft
Situated behind the garage with plumbing for further appliances and additional storage.

7.6ft x 3.1ft
With an obscure glazed window to the rear and low level WC.

Rear Garden 
The rear garden is a true delight of this property and is generous in size and enjoys a high degree of privacy. Being mainly laid to lawn with a pathway running down the far rear of the garden, glass greenhouse, chicken coop and shed which could be left if required by the incoming purchaser. There are a number of medium and large established trees along the boundary providing privacy. The front and rear gardens have access via a gated passageway between the property and the garage.

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Added on Rightmove:
23 September 2016

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