5 bedroom detached house for sale

Burley Road, Oakham

Guide Price £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed Georgian Townhouse
  • Spacious, Flexible Accommodation
  • Character Features
  • Town Centre Location
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Newly Fitted Kitchen
  • Cellars, 2 WCs
  • 5 Bedrooms, 2 Bath/Shower Rooms
  • Parking, Courtyard Garden
  • EPC Exempt

Full description

A charming Grade II listed five bedroom Georgian townhouse dating back to 1760 with later additions hidden away in the heart of the Rutland market town of Oakham.

The property offers a spacious and flexible family accommodation arranged over three storeys with the added benefit of useful cellars.

The well proportioned interior has full central heating and part UPVC double glazing and can be summarised as follows:

GROUND FLOOR: Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall, Inner Hall with elegant galleried staircase, spacious Family Room/Study, Dining Room, newly refitted Kitchen, Rear Porch/Utility, Cloakroom/WC (1), access to two tanked Cellars; FIRST FLOOR: Lounge with feature fireplace, two Bedrooms, Bathroom, separate Cloakroom/WC (2); SECOND FLOOR: three further Bedrooms, Shower Room.

OUTSIDE there is an area of vehicular hard standing for three cars to the side of the property and a west facing courtyard garden with pergola and fish pond to the rear.

Description - A charming Grade II listed five bedroom Georgian townhouse dating back to 1760 with later additions hidden away in the heart of the Rutland market town of Oakham.

The property offers a spacious and flexible family accommodation arranged over three storeys with the added benefit of useful cellars.

The well proportioned interior has full central heating and part UPVC double glazing and can be summarised as follows:

GROUND FLOOR: Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall, Inner Hall with elegant galleried staircase, spacious Family Room/Study, Dining Room, newly refitted Kitchen, Rear Porch/Utility, Cloakroom/WC (1), access to two tanked Cellars; FIRST FLOOR: Lounge with feature fireplace, two Bedrooms, Bathroom, separate Cloakroom/WC (2); SECOND FLOOR: three further Bedrooms, Shower Room.

OUTSIDE there is an area of vehicular hard standing for up to three cars to the side of the property and a west facing courtyard garden with pergola and fish pond to the rear.

Oakham - Oakham is a lovely market town being the administrative centre for Rutland. It is popular with commuters and is within travelling distance of a number of other centres including Peterborough, Leicester, Nottingham, Melton Mowbray, Grantham, Stamford, Kettering and Corby. In addition,there is a British Rail station in the town and there are services to Leicester, Birmingham and Peterborough, where at the latter location there is a good train service to London, King's Cross.

Within the town there is a good range of shops which cater for most needs, together with a produce market each Wednesday and Saturday. There is also a good range of other facilities including doctors, dentists, opticians, veterinary surgery etc.

In the town there is a good range of Local Authority schools together with the private Oakham School which caters for children of most ages. Preparatory education on a private basis is available at Brooke Priory.

Sporting facilities in the area are many and varied and include cricket, golf, football, tennis, rugby football, bowls together with a number of leisure pursuits which can be enjoyed at Rutland Water which is just to the east of Oakham and these include sailing, windsurfing and fly fishing.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Entrance Porch - 2.11m x 1.91m (6'11" x 6'3") - Main panelled entrance door with window to side, radiator, traditional fitted cupboard.

Entrance Hall - 2.77m x 1.04m (9'1" x 3'5") - Radiator, fitted cloaks cupboard.

Inner Hall - 3.99m x 2.13m (13'1" x 7'0") - Radiator, elegant staircase with open spindles to the first floor, internal door leading to Cellars.

Family Room/Study - 2.95m x 5.84m (9'8" x 19'2") - Radiator, two windows to front elevation, double doors leading through to Kitchen.

Kitchen - 5.46m x 2.21m (17'11" x 7'3") - Tastefully refitted with a range of attractive white fronted shaker style units incorporating inset 1.5 bowl single drainer BLANCO sink with mixer tap above, adjoining marble-effect work surface with cupboard units beneath, freestanding HOTPOINT cooker with gas hob, electric oven and stainless steel extractor hood above, further marble-effect work surfaces with cupboard and drawer units beneath, matching eye level wall cupboards, fitted fridge and freezer; attractive glazed tiled splashbacks, quarry tiled floor, radiator, traditional pantry with fitted shelving, spot lighting, window overlooking rear courtyard garden.

Rear Porch/Utility - 1.60m x 1.60m (5'3" x 5'3") - Traditional built-in cupboard housing WORCESTER gas fired central heating boiler and shelving, hot and cold plumbing for washing machine, vent for tumble dryer, quarry tiled floor, external door to rear courtyard garden.

Cloakroom/Wc - 1.45m x 0.81m (4'9" x 2'8") - Cream suite comprising low level WC and pedestal hand basin, radiator, quarry tiled floor.

Dining Room - 4.17m x 3.73m (13'8" x 12'3") - Two radiators, fitted shelving to recess, wall light points, coving to ceiling, two windows to side elevation.

Cellars: - Accessed from Inner Hall with stairs leading down to:

Cellar One - 5.92m x 1.88m max (19'5" x 6'2" max) - Lighting and power points.

Cellar Two - 5.82m max x 2.03m max (19'1" max x 6'8" max) - Lighting and power points.

















First Floor -

Landing - 2.97m x 2.24m (9'9" x 7'4") - Galleried staircase continuing to the second floor, built-in airing cupboard housing pressurised water tank and space for shelving.

Lounge - 5.89m max x 4.90m max (19'4" max x 16'1" max) - Feature electric fire set within marble surround with timber mantel, two radiators, wall light points, dual aspect windows to front and side.

Bedroom One - 3.73m x 4.55m max (12'3" x 14'11" max) - Fitted wardrobes to two walls with drawers to side, radiator, coving to ceiling, window to side elevation.

Bedroom Two - 3.07m x 2.08m (10'1" x 6'10") - Radiator, vaulted beamed ceiling, wall light point, window overlooking courtyard garden.

Bathroom - 3.07m max x 2.24m (10'1" max x 7'4") - White suite comprising low level WC, pedestal hand basin and bath with MIRA SPORT shower above; tiled splashbacks, radiator, extractor fan.



Cloakroom/Wc - 1.40m max x 1.24m (4'7" max x 4'1") - White suite comprising low level WC and pedestal hand basin; tiled splashback, wall light point, extractor fan.





Second Floor -

Landing - 3.07m x 4.01m max (10'1" x 13'2" max) - Galleried stairs, fitted cupboard, fitted shelves to two walls, loft access hatch, Velux roof light.



Bedroom Three - 3.23m x 4.17m max (10'7" x 13'8" max) - Ornamental open fireplace, radiator, window to side elevation.



Bedroom Four - 5.56m max x 3.10m (18'3" max x 10'2") - Two radiators, spot lighting, coving to ceiling, Velux window, further window to side elevation.

Bedroom Five - 2.46m max x 2.39m max (8'1" max x 7'10" max) - With radiator.

Shower Room - 2.29m max x 1.52m max (7'6" max x 5'0" max) - White suite comprising low level WC, pedestal hand basin and corner shower cubicle with tiled surround; ceramic tiles to walls and floor, stainless steel upright radiator. extractor fan.



Outside -

Parking - To the side of the property there is a brick paved area of hard standing with border providing off-road parking for up to three vehicles.

Courtyard Garden - There is a west facing paved courtyard garden to the rear of the property. The garden has been attractively arranged to feature a pergola, fish pond and outside lighting. The garden provides rear access to Burley Road.





Services - None of the services, fittings, or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems, telephone or television points have been tested by the Selling Agents.

Council Tax Band - Enquiries to Rutland County Council, Oakham 01572-722577

Independent Mortgage Advice - Murray, in conjunction with St. James's Place Wealth Management can offer free independent advice whether you buy through Murray Estate Agents or another agent. St. James's Place Wealth Management have access to over 13,000 mortgage products and are able to find the most competitive products from the whole market. Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.



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Office Opening Hours - Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.30 Saturday 9.00 - 4.00 Sunday & Bank Holidays 10.00 - 2.00

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29 June 2016

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  • Oakham (0.4 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Murray Estate Agents & Chartered Surveyors., Oakham

Market Street, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6DY

01572 366021 Local call rate

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