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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

The Blossoms, Markfield, Leicestershire


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This is a nicely located bungalow in the confines of Markfield Retirement Village, offering independent living and the company of others. Properties of the development are situated in 21 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, and is for the over 55s age group. The bungalow itself benefits from views across the surrounding fields to the side and rear, and an attractive corner setting. It briefly comprises an Entrance Hall, Dining Kitchen, Lounge, Conservatory, Bathroom and Two Bedrooms. The property also a single garage and driveway alongside. NO CHAIN - PLEASE CALL FOR FURTHER INFOMATION AND VIEWINGS.

Markfield Retirement Village - Markfield Retirement Village offers independent living and the company of others. The village is situated in 21 acres of beautifully well maintained landscaped gardens in the heart of rural Leicestershire. Purpose designed and built in 1986 for the over 55s and comprises 123 one or two bedroom bungalows and flats, managed by Wards Surveyors of Hinckley.
There is a frequent bus service into the City of Leicester as well as Coalville and Loughborough. Markfield itself has a new Co-operative supermarket and is well supplied with local shops, pubs, restaurants, hairdressers, post office and GP Medical Centre.

The village benefits by being surrounded by accessible countryside and if walking is your favourite occupation there are a variety of public footpaths including the Leicestershire Round, many Conservation areas and the famous historic Bradgate Park nearby. There is a social centre with many monthly events, and every day activities such as short mat bowls, snooker, keep fit, Tai Chi, line dancing and a very popular coffee bar which is licenced for events and the ever popular monthly midweek and Sunday lunches. The catering team are proud of being awarded for the second year a 5 star rating. Visiting families can avail themselves of the guest suite.

Tenure - We are advised by the vendor(s) that the property is Leasehold and there is an annual maintenance/service charge which is £1800 (approximately) including buildings insurance, gardening, window cleaning, external decoration and the use of the Community Centre/Social Club. It should be noted that the apartment may be occupied by no more than two persons each of whom shall be either (a) aged 55 years or over or (b) married to another occupant of the dwelling being aged 55 years or over.

Website - The villages website is

and will provide further information regarding the development, costs, facilities etc.

Entrance Hallway - 11'1 x 3'8 (3.38m x 1.12m) - With a part glazed door to the front aspect, then twin doors through to the Reception area. There is a loft access hatch, storage cupboard, and an electric heater.

Lounge - 16'3 x 14'7 overall (4.95m x 4.45m overall) - Double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and fields beyond, & a door leading into the Conservatory. With electric heater, and TV aerial point.

Conservatory - 18'0 x 7'6 (5.49m x 2.29m) - With a brick base and UPVC double glazed upper units, and a patio door to them side into the gardens.

Dining Kitchen - 11'8 x 11'3 (3.56m x 3.43m) - Offering a range of wall and base level units with laminated working surfaces over and tiled splashbacks, inset one and a half stainless steel sink and drainer, electric oven & hob with a hood over, plumbing for a washing machine, electric heater and a double glazed door & window to the rear elevation.

Master Bedroom - 11'8 x 8'9 to face of robes (3.56m x 2.67m to face - With a double glazed bow window to the front aspect, electric heater, six door fitted wardrobes, with case cupboards over, and a dressing area, and an electric heater.

Bedroom Two - 11'3 x 7'4 (3.43m x 2.24m) - Double glazed window to the front elevation and electric heater.

Shower Room - 11'3 x 8'5 (3.43m x 2.57m) - Having a refitted white four piece suite comprising of a low flush W.C., a wash hand basin enclosed in vanity shelving, a bidet and a shower in a shower cubicle. With tiled surrounds, a heated towel rail, airing cupboard, and double glazed window to the side aspect.

Garage - With an up and over door, and with loft storage area.

Directions - From the A511/M1 junction 22 roundabout, head towards Leicester on the A511. At the next Field Head roundabout take a right hand turn onto Launde Road, follow this along until meeting with Ratby Lane, follow Ratby Lane and take the left turning just past the first access onto the development onto the continuation of Ratby Lane. Then left onto Pinewood Drive, and first right onto The Blossoms, where the property can be found a short distance down to the right hand side. For SATNAV users the post code is LE67 9SB.

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