4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Buckingham Road, Oakham

Sold STC £270,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Bungalow
  • Good-sized, Mature Gardens
  • Sought-after Residential Area
  • In Need of General Updating
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Conservatory/Utility, Clkrm
  • Garage, Off-road Parking
  • Energy Rating: E

Full description

Well-proportioned detached Bungalow in a much sought-after residential area requiring some general modernisation and refurbishment. Occupying a much larger-than-average plot with privately screened gardens enjoying a south-westerly aspect, the Bungalow offers immense potential for the discerning buyer.

The accommodation benefits from full gas central heating and UPVC double glazing and can be summarised as follows:

Entrance Hall, Inner Hall, Cloakroom/WC, Lounge, Dining Room, Kitchen, Conservatory/Utility Room, further Hall, four Bedrooms, Bathroom.

Outside there is a garage with a paved area of hard standing for car, caravan or boat and established gardens to front and rear.

Description - Well-proportioned detached Bungalow in a much sought-after residential area requiring some general modernisation and refurbishment. Occupying a much larger-than-average plot with privately screened gardens enjoying a south-westerly aspect, the Bungalow offers immense potential for the discerning buyer.

The accommodation benefits from full gas central heating and UPVC double glazing and can be summarised as follows:

Entrance Hall, Inner Hall, Cloakroom/WC, Lounge, Dining Room, Kitchen, Conservatory/Utility Room, further Hall, four Bedrooms, Bathroom.

Outside there is a garage with a paved area of hard standing for car, caravan or boat and established gardens to front and rear.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor - UPVC double-glazed entrance door with matching side panel gives access to:

Entrance Hall - Parquet floor, recessed ceiling spotlights, fitted ceiling cornice, door to Garage.

Inner Hall - Built-in double cupboard with storage above, radiator within decorative cabinet, fitted ceiling cornice, fitted picture rail.

Cloakroom/Wc - Low-flush WC with concealed cistern, built-in cupboard, recessed ceiling spotlights, loft hatch giving access to roof void, fitted picture rail, window to rear.

Lounge - 4.72m x 4.52m (15'6" x 14'10") - Period-style fireplace housing illuminated log-effect electric fire on raised marble tiled hearth, matching alcove TV plinth and fitted alcove shelving, feature stone chimney breast with inset display niches, skirting radiator, three wall-light points, fitted ceiling cornice, window to front, French windows overlooking good-sized and privately screened rear garden.

Dining Room - 3.23m x 3.53m (10'7" x 11'7") - Radiator in decorative cabinet, serving hatch from Kitchen, fitted ceiling cornice, two wall-light points, sliding patio doors giving access to good-sized and privately screened rear garden.

Kitchen - 3.81m x 2.64m (12'6" x 8'8") - Range of fitted units incorporating inset 1.5-bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit with adjoining granite-effect work surfaces and ample cupboard and drawer units beneath, matching eye-level wall cupboards, integrated electric oven and ceramic hob with cooker hood above; tiled splashbacks, radiator, fitted ceiling cornice, serving hatch to Dining Room, two windows overlooking good-sized and privately screened rear garden.

Conservatory/Utility Room - 5.87m max x 4.93m max (19'3" max x 16'2" max) -

Conservatory Area - Radiator, picture window overlooking garden, door to patio area.



Utility Area - The extensive Utility Area features inset stainless steel sink unit with adjoining work surfaces and cupboard and drawer units beneath, further work surface area with cupboard and drawer units beneath, plumbing for washing machine and door to front garden.



Off Inner Hall: -

Further Hall - With fitted ceiling cornice.

Bedroom One - 3.84m x 2.90m (12'7" x 9'6") - Two built-in wardrobes with cupboards above, further range of matching shelving, radiator, dado rail, fitted ceiling cornice, window to front.

Bedroom Two - 2.36m x 3.61m plus wardrobe (7'9" x 11'10" plus wa - Built-in double wardrobe with cupboard above, further range of fitted drawer units, radiator, fitted ceiling cornice, dual-aspect windows to front and side.

Bedroom Three - 3.63m x 2.36m (11'11" x 7'9") - Built-in cupboard with sliding doors, further range of built-in wardrobes with matching drawers and dressing table, radiator, fitted ceiling cornice, window to front.

Study/Bedroom Four - 3.43m x 1.85m (11'3" x 6'1") - Fitted desk area with cupboards beneath, further range of fitted cupboards, radiator, fitted ceiling cornice, window to rear.

Bathroom - 2.26m x 1.70m plus shower compartment (7'5" x 5'7" - Modern white suite comprising pedestal hand basin, low-flush WC, panelled bath and large double shower cubicle with fitted splashbacks; further tiled splashbacks, tiled floor, radiator, recessed ceiling spotlights, extractor fan, wall-mounted electric fan heater, fitted mirror-fronted bathroom cabinet, window to rear.

Outside -

Garage - 5.41m x 2.92m (17'9" x 9'7") - Modern WORCESTER gas-fired central heating boiler, fitted workbench with storage cupboards beneath, light and power, up-and-over door.

Front Garden - Bounded by brick walling, the front garden features a lawned area with adjoining borders stocked with a variety of shrubs, bushes and flowering plants. A paved driveway leads to the garage; there is a good-sized paved area providing further off-road parking or standing for caravan or boat.

Rear Garden - The rear garden is much larger than average and enjoys a good degree of privacy. Immediately to the rear of the house there is an extensive paved patio area giving access to the garden shed and two aluminium-framed greenhouses. The majority of the garden is laid to lawn with adjoining well-stocked borders featuring an array of mature shrubs, bushes and plants.



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.

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.

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.

N.B. - Interested parties are advised to check with ourselves that these particulars have not been altered or amended in any way since they were issued.

Viewing - By appointment to be made through the Selling Agents please. If you are travelling a long distance please telephone prior to departure to ensure the property is still available and to discuss any particular points which are likely to affect your interest in this property in order that you do not make a wasted journey.

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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05 October 2016

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Market Street, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6DY

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Market Street, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6DY

01572 366021 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Oakham (0.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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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