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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Main Street, Swithland, Loughborough

Under Offer £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Delightful Semi-detached Cottage
  • Grade II Listed
  • Situated within approximately 0.41 Acres of Magnificent Gardens with Brook
  • Superb Garden Entertaining Room
  • Heavily Beamed Ceilings & Open Fronted Fireplaces
  • Lounge & Dining Kitchen
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Luxury 'Jack n Jill' Shower Room
  • Large Driveway
  • Gas Fired Central Heating

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Situated within this most desirable of Charnwood Forest villages within approximately 0.41 acre of magnificent gardens with a bridge over the brook at the rear, outstanding open views to the rear and a large garden entertaining room. This immaculately presented Grade II Listed semi-detached cottage offers a wealth of original features including heavily beamed ceilings, open fronted fireplaces, the cottage currently offers two double bedrooms with a luxury 'Jack n Jill' shower room and a good sized driveway to the side. Having been rewired with data, TV and telephone points in all rooms and underfloor heating throughout the ground floor, the property also offers a pressurised hot water system and gas fired central heating.


Swithland is a highly desirable village in the heart of Charnwood Forest with an active community revolving around the primary school, popular pub and church. The village is famously associated with Swithland slate which for centuries has been used for construction and particularly roofing slate which is characterised by its attractive graduated construction which can be seen on this and numerous other properties across Leicestershire. Swithland reservoir a nature reserve and area of outstanding natural beauty is situated just outside the village. The Great Central Steam Railway runs past the village on the line from Loughborough to Birstall and crosses the reservoir itself via magnificent arched bridge. Charnwood Forest is well known for its outstanding property picturesque villages, natural tourist attractions including Old John in Bradgate Park (the former home of Lady Jane Grey), The Outwoods and The Beacon. Golf is at nearby Rothley Park Golf Club and local shopping facilities are available at nearby Woodhouse Eaves and Rothley. Private schooling is available at the excellent Endowed Schools in Loughborough and the area is particularly well placed for commuting to Leicester and London via the direct train service from Leicester and the M1 at Markfield.


On entering Swithland from Rothley the property can eventually be found in the centre of the village on the left hand side as identifiable by our for sale board.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 October 2016

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