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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Markfield Road, Groby

Sold STC £150,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Traditional Detached Bungalow
  • Situated Off a Service Road
  • Lounge & Extended Dining Kitchen
  • 2 Double Bedrooms & Bathroom
  • Garage and Parking for 2 Vehicles
  • Split-Level Landscaped Rear Garden

Full description

Occupying a good sized, elevated hillside plot off a service road on the edge of the village, an extended, traditionally styled, two double bedroomed, detached bungalow with rural outlook offering well arranged, gas centrally heated, sealed unit double glazed accommodation comprising entrance hall, lounge, extended dining kitchen, two bedrooms and bathroom with three-piece white suite, together with a single brick built garage, additional off-road parking and landscaped rear garden. EPC E.

General Information: - The sought-after village of Groby is located just outside the Leicester City boundary, to the north-west, and is well known for its popularity in terms of convenience for ease of access to the afore-mentioned centre of employment and all the excellent amenities therein, as well as the market towns of Hinckley, Market Bosworth, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Coalville, Loughborough and Melton Mowbray, the East Midlands International Airport at Castle Donington, the A46 Western By-Pass which links Groby with Nottingham in the north and Junction 21 of the M1\M69\M42 major road network in the west for travel north, south and west, and the adjoining Charnwood and New National Forests with their many scenic country walks and golf courses.

Groby offers a good range of local amenities including shopping for day-to-day needs, schooling for all ages, a wide variety of recreational amenities including the nearby Martinshaw Wood, Groby Pool and Bradgate Park, excellent golf courses at Rothley, Lingdale, Kirby Muxloe and Botcheston, and regular bus services to the Leicester City centre.

General Description: - Situated on a service road on the edge of the village, this brick built detached bungalow occupies an elevated hillside plot with rural outlook and has been extended to provide well arranged, accommodation with entrance hall, lounge, dining kitchen, two bedrooms and bathroom with three-piece white suite, a single brick built garage, off-road parking for two vehicles and a landscaped rear garden.

The extended, traditionally styled, gas centrally heated, sealed unit double glazed accommodation is all on the ground floor, as detailed below, but there is also scope to provide additional bedroom accommodation within the roof void (subject to the usual consents).



Detailed Accommodation -

All On The Ground Floor: -

Recessed Porch - With entrance archway and access through UPVC framed and panelled part sealed unit double obscure glazed entrance door to:

Entrance Hall - With wall-mounted door bell, oak stripped floor, fitted coat pegs, ceiling light fitting and roof void access. Door to:

Front Lounge - 12'0 x 13'7 into bay (3.66m x 4.14m into bay) - With sealed unit double glazed bay picture window affording lovely rural view across rolling countryside, central heating radiator and ceiling light fitting. Double multi-pane French doors to:

View From Lounge -



Separate Dining Room - 9'8 x 10'8 (2.95m x 3.25m) - With laminate wood effect floor covering, central heating radiator and ceiling light fitting. The dining room is semi open-plan to:

Fitted Kitchen - 8'8 x 8'6 (2.64m x 2.59m) - With units and equipment including one-and-a-half bowl polycarbonate sink and drainer unit with hot and cold mixer tap inset to rolled edge worktop with double cupboard and plumbing for automatic washing machine under, sealed unit double glazed window over and sealed unit double obscure glazed external door to side. Further L-shaped rolled edge worktop with range of drawers and cupboards under, refrigerator space, intervening cooker comprising oven and four-plate gas hob with range of wall cupboards over and double tall-boy cupboard adjoining. Also with laminate wood effect floor covering, strip lighting and sealed unit double glazed rear picture window.



Bedroom 1 (Front) - 12'0 x 13'9 into bay (3.66m x 4.19m into bay) - With sealed unit double glazed bay picture window affording lovely rural view, central heating radiator, t.v. point, ceiling light fitting and timber fireplace surround with quarry tiled hearth.

Bedroom 2 (Rear) - 10'11 x 10'10 (3.33m x 3.30m) - Currently used as a study, with sealed unit double glazed windows to side and rear aspects, boarded floor, central heating radiator, feature 'Natural Flame' gas fire to 'Adam' style fireplace with marble surround and hearth, telephone point and ceiling light fitting.



Fully Tiled Bathroom - With three-piece white suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c. and panelled bath with shower unit over incorporating flexi hose to sliding track. Also with central heating radiator with towel rail over, shelved airing cupboard housing wall-mounted gas fired central heating boiler also supplying domestic hot water, ceiling light fitting, 'Xpel-Air' extractor fan and sealed unit double obscure glazed rear window.

Outside: - The property occupies an elevated hillside plot approached via a service road and enjoys a landscaped front garden comprising a gravelled lower parking area providing off-road parking for at least two vehicles, with steps up to a concreted forecourt and the front entrance door. A side driveway leads to the rear garden.



Rear Gardens - The landscaped rear garden enjoys a split-level flagged patio area with adjacent raised flower beds and intervening steps leading up to a lawned garden with decked area and fenced and hedged surrounds for privacy. Within the rear garden is a DETACHED SINGLE BRICK BUILT GARAGE measuring 8'6 x 14'9 with metal up-and-over door and sealed unit double glazed windows to side and rear. There are also two strip lights and electric power supply.



Single Brick Built Garage -

Services: - All mains services are understood to be available. Central heating is gas fired and electric power points are fitted throughout the property which is double glazed with sealed units and benefits from a security alarm system.

Fixtures And Fittings: - All fixtures and fittings mentioned in the sales particulars, together with fitted floor coverings, curtains and light fittings, are included in the sale.

Viewing: - Strictly through Moore & York Ltd., who will be pleased to supply any further information required and arrange appropriate appointments.

Floor Plans: - Purchasers should note that if a floor plan is included within property particulars it is intended to show the relationship between rooms and does not reflect exact dimensions or indeed seek to exactly replicate the layout of the property. Floor plans are produced for guidance only and are not to scale. Purchasers must satisfy themselves of matters of importance by inspection or advice from their Surveyor or Solicitor.



Making An Offer: - As part of our service to our Vendors, we have a responsibility to ensure that all potential buyers are in a position to proceed with any offer they make and would therefore ask any potential purchaser to speak with our Mortgage Advisor to discuss and establish how they intend to fund their purchase. Additionally, we can offer Independent Financial Advice and are able to source mortgages from the whole of the market, helping you secure the best possible deal and potentially saving you money.

If you are making a cash offer, we will ask you to confirm the source and availability of your funds in order to present your offer in the best possible light to our Vendor.

Important Information: - Although we endeavour to ensure the accuracy of property details we have not tested any services, heating, plumbing, equipment or apparatus, fixtures or fittings and no guarantee can be given or implied that they are connected, in working order or fit for purpose. We may not have had sight of legal documentation confirming tenure or other details and any references made are based upon information supplied in good faith by the Vendor.

Please would you contact Moore & York to check the availability of any property and make a viewing appointment via ourselves before embarking on any journey to see a property to avoid disappointment.

Directions - Proceed out of the Leicester City centre in a north-westerly direction along the old A50 Groby Road, continuing through Glenfield into Groby on the dual carriageway and upon reaching the intersection with the A46 Western By-Pass, carry straight on towards Markfield. Continue through the traffic light junction with Lena Drive on the right and shortly afterwards the property is situated on a section of service road on the other side of the carriageway (best approached by continuing up the A50 until reaching a roundabout, doing a 180 degree turn and then approaching the service road from the other carriageway).

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