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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Colby Drive, Thurmaston

Sold STC £179,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Modern Detached Bungalow
  • Lounge & Fitted Kitchen
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Bathroom (three-piece suite)
  • Single Garage & Parking Space
  • Mainly Lawned Rear Garden

Full description

A modern, immaculately presented and appointed, two double bedroomed, detached bungalow offering gas centrally heated, sealed unit double glazed accommodation with enclosed storm porch, entrance hall, lounge, fitted kitchen, inner hallway to two double bedrooms and bathroom with three-piece white suite, together with a detached single garage, additional off-road parking space and mainly lawned rear garden, located off a private shared driveway in this sought-after suburb to the north of the City centre. EPC C. NO CHAIN.

General Information: - The sought-after suburb of Thurmaston is located adjacent to the City boundary to the north and is well known for its popularity in terms of convenience for ease of access to the afore-mentioned City centre and all the excellent amenities therein, the A46\M1\M69\M42 major road network for travel north, south and west, the adjoining Charnwood Forest with its many scenic country walks and golf courses, the East Midlands International Airport at Castle Donington and the market towns of Loughborough, Melton Mowbray, Oakham and Uppingham.

Thurmaston also offers a fine range of local amenities including shopping for day-to-day needs, schooling, a wide variety of recreational amenities and regular bus services to the Leicester City centre.

On The Ground Floor: - External lantern style light fitting and access through UPVC framed and panelled part double glazed front entrance door to:

Entrance Hallway - With laminate wood effect floor covering, central heating radiator, central heating thermostat, telephone point and double utility\cloaks cupboard housing electricity fuse board and wall-mounted gas fired central heating boiler also supplying domestic hot water. Door to:

Lounge - 16'11 x 10'6 (5.16m x 3.20m) - With UPVC double glazed leaded window to front elevation, feature fireplace with inset pebble effect electric fire, marble effect hearth and surround, central heating radiator and t.v. and telephone points.

Fitted Kitchen - 10'8 x 8'6 (3.25m x 2.59m) - With matching range of base and wall-mounted cupboard and drawer storage units with rolled edge work surfaces incorporating single bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit with hot and cold mixer tap, space and plumbing for washing machine, tiled splashbacks and UPVC double glazed window to side aspect over fitted with roller blind. Integrated appliances including dishwasher, refrigerator, built-under Bosch single electric oven with Bosch stainless steel four-ring gas hob, tiled splashbacks and stainless steel chimney style extractor canopy over. Also with vinyl floor covering, central heating radiator, recessed halogen ceiling spotlighting and UPVC double obscure glazed external door to rear garden.

Inner Hallway - With central heating radiator and loft access, leads to:

Bedroom 1 - 10'0 x 13'4 (3.05m x 4.06m) - With UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation, central heating radiator and t.v. and telephone points.



Bedroom 2 - 9'10 x 9'0 (3.00m x 2.74m) - With UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation and central heating radiator.

Bathroom - 5'6 x 6'10 (1.68m x 2.08m) - With three-piece white suite comprising low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin and panelled bath with hot and cold mixer tap shower system over incorporating flexi hose to sliding track, together with tiled surround and glazed shower screen. Also with tiled floor, central heating radiator, recessed halogen ceiling spotlighting, ceiling mounted extractor fan and UPVC double obscure glazed window to side aspect.



Outside: - The property is approached via a shared tarmacadam drive which leads to a DETACHED BRICK BUILT SINGLE GARAGE with metal up-and-over door, electric light and power supply, obscure glazed personal door to side and off-road parking for one vehicle to the fore. The front garden has a fenced side boundary and mature hedge with two areas of lawn and a paved pathway to the front door.

Rear Gardens - Side gated access leads through to the rear garden which is enclosed by fenced surrounds for privacy and features a paved patio area and lawn with borders of plants, shrubs and specimen trees.

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.

Fixtures And Fittings: - All fixtures and fittings mentioned in the sales particulars 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.

The Vendor(s) of this property has (have) completed a Property Information Questionnaire which provides prospective purchasers with important information about the property which you may wish to consider before viewing or making an offer. Please enquire with the relevant office if you would like to view a copy.

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 northerly direction via the A607 Melton Road, continuing through Belgrave, towards Syston. Continue into Thurmaston along the dual carriageway, passing over the junction with Troon Way into Newark Road, and turn right at the next major traffic light junction into Humberstone Lane. Proceed up Humberstone Lane, crossing over the railway bridge, and almost immediately take the first turning left into Colby Road. At the crossroads, turn left into Colby Drive and the property can be found eventually on the left hand side, as identified by the agent's 'for sale' board.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Syston (1.5 mi)
  • Leicester (3.3 mi)
  • Sileby (4.2 mi)
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Moore & York, Granby Street

44, Granby Street, Leicester, LE1 1DH

0116 452 0072 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Syston (1.5 mi)
  • Leicester (3.3 mi)
  • Sileby (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Moore & York, Granby Street

44, Granby Street, Leicester, LE1 1DH

0116 452 0072 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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