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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Barkby Lane, Barkby, Leicestershire

Guide Price £775,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Individual Detached Residence
  • Energy Rating C
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Large Breakfast Kitchen
  • Utility Room, Side Hall & Cloakroom
  • Master Suite with Dressing Room & En-suite Bathroom
  • Four Further Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • Double Garage
  • Highly Private & Landscaped Garden Grounds

Full description

Located on the edge of Barkby village, within easy reach of Syston and it’s amenities and enjoying a semi-rural position is this beautiful individually designed and extended detached residence ideal for a family purchaser. Offering immense kerb side appeal with a tree lined boundary abutting open countryside to the front. The house has been sympathetically extended by the present owner to provide substantial family accommodation comprising five double bedrooms, two first floor bathrooms and to the ground floor is a commanding lounge with multi-fuel burning stove, dining room opening into a conservatory, large breakfast kitchen, side hallway, cloakroom, utility room and double garage. Early viewing is advised to appreciate.

Location

Barkby is an unspoilt and extremely popular village offering an excellent local primary school, two public houses, a village church and a quintessential tree lined cricket ground. The village is picturesque and well placed for excellent local facilities at near-by Syston and Queniborough and within easy access of Leicester City centre, Melton Mowbray, Loughborough, Oakham, Uppingham the A47 to the south providing fast access to Peterborough and the A1, the M1, M46, M69, the Charnwood Forest with its many scenic walks and Golf Courses.

Directions

On entering Syston from the Leicester direction turn right into Barkby Lane where the property can eventually be found situated on the right hand side.

Accommodation 
The property is entered via a solid front door into the entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway 
9.1ft x 8.1ft
With tiled flooring, return staircase to the first floor landing, radiator, decorative cornicing and useful understairs storage cupboard with coat hanging and obscure glazed window to the side elevation.

Cloakroom 
Fitted with a white two piece suite comprising a low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap. Tiling to the walls and floor, chrome heated towel rail/radiator and obscure glazed window to the side elevation.

Lounge 
24.1ft x 17.4ft
A commanding reception room having the benefit of a dual aspect with two uPVC double glazed windows to the front elevation and two sets of double French doors opening out into the garden. The focal point of the room is the cast iron wood burning stove with exposed chimneybreast and tiled hearth. Two radiators and TV aerial point.

Dining Room 
11.11ft x 9.11ft
With an engineered wood floor, radiator, decorative cornicing to the ceiling and a large opening through to the conservatory.

Conservatory 
14.9ft x 10.1ft
Being semi open plan to the dining room with the continuation of the engineered wood flooring, ceiling fan/light, radiator and full uPVC double glazed windows to each elevation flooding natural light into the room and enjoying pleasant views into the garden and double doors lead out the terrace patio.

Breakfast Kitchen 
17.11ft x 13.1ft
A sizeable kitchen comprising a range of bespoke made and fitted wall and base units with roll top laminate work surfacing with inset one and a half bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Integrated Neff dishwasher, fridge, electric oven, gas hob with concealed extractor fan over and space for a double Rangemaster style cooker. Tiling to the walls and floor, uPVC double glazed window overlooking the front driveway and fully glazed sliding door lead onto the rear terrace patio. Ample space for table and chairs or an island, radiator, exposed beams to the ceiling and a half glazed door leading through to the side hallway.

Side Hallway 
With tiled flooring, doors to the front and rear elevations, side door to double garage and further door leading through to the utility room.

Utility Room 
11.9ft x 7.5ft
Fitted with a range of wall and base units with laminate work tops over and inset stainless steel sink and drainer. Concealed behind a wall unit is the Worcester Bosch gas central heating boiler, space for washing machine and further space for tumble dryer/fridge etc., uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation, radiator, consumer unit and meters.

Landing 
An attractive galleried landing with radiator, four uPVC double glazed windows allowing natural light into the area, access to loft space and an airing cupboard.

Master Suite 
Comprising a large bedroom, open dressing room and luxurious en-suite bathroom.

Master Bedroom 
15.0ft x 14.1ft
uPVC double glazed windows to the front and rear elevations, TV aerial point and opening through to the fitted dressing room.

Dressing Room 
9.8ft x 7.2ft
Fitted with floor to ceiling wardrobes providing hanging rails and storage, matching dressing table with drawer units, recessed spotlights to the ceiling and a uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation.

Luxurious En-suite Bathroom 
9.6ft x 7.4ft
Fitted with a four piece suite comprising a corner bath, corner shower cubicle with Mira shower, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and low level WC. Double glazed window to the front elevation, spotlights to the ceiling and heated chrome towel rail/radiator.

Bedroom Two 
11.1ft x 9.11ft
uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, coving to ceiling, radiator and TV aerial point.

Bedroom Three 
11.1ft x 10.2ft
uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation, radiator and a range of fitted wardrobes with overbed storage and matching dressing table.

Bedroom Four 
16.8ft x 9.1ft
Currently used as a music room with a uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation and radiator.

Bedroom Five 
11.1ft x 12.9ft
An ideal guest room having a radiator and a uPVC double glazed window to the front enjoying views across the garden and open countryside views beyond.

Family Bathroom 
9.6ft x 8.8ft
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising a freestanding roll top and claw foot bath with mixer tap and telephone shower head over, large double shower cubicle with Aqualisa shower and pedestal wash hand basin. Tiling to the walls and floor, chrome towel rail/radiator, extractor fan to ceiling and an obscure glazed window to the rear.

Separate WC 
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising a low level WC and corner wash hand basin. Window to side elevation.

Outside - Front 
The property is set back from Barkby Lane with a small section of block paved driveway to a timber gate which provides access to the large gravelled driveway with turning circle and central Victorian lamp. There are two lawned areas to the front, a row of established mature trees to the front boundary providing privacy and timber panelled fencing to each side boundary. Access along each side of the property leads to the rear garden.

Garage 
18.7ft x 17.2ft
With two up and over electric doors, power and lighting, gas meter, painted floor and obscure glazed window to the side elevation.

Rear Garden 
The rear garden is substantial in size and must be viewed to be fully appreciated. The garden has been landscaped and enjoys a high degree of privacy. Immediately to the rear of the property is a large patio terrace providing an ideal space for seating and entertaining, to the side is a glass greenhouse and vegetable plot. Beyond the patio is a substantial lawn and a further covered patio providing a seating area, timber summerhouse and to the far rear of the garden is a further raised lawn surrounded by raised flowering beds and well stocked borders. All boundaries are fenced and are tree lined providing privacy and security to the property. There is an outdoor tap and security lighting and from the outside is also access to an external store set within the property.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Syston (0.7 mi)
  • Sileby (3.5 mi)
  • Leicester (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Bentons Your Property Experts, Melton Mowbray

47 Nottingham Street Melton Mowbray Leicestershire, LE13 1NN

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01664 900110 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Syston (0.7 mi)
  • Sileby (3.5 mi)
  • Leicester (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bentons Your Property Experts, Melton Mowbray

47 Nottingham Street Melton Mowbray Leicestershire, LE13 1NN

01664 900110 Local call rate

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

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