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4 bedroom detached house for sale

The Mount, Dunton Bassett, Lutterworth

Offers Over £435,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautifully Appointed & Extended Victorian Cottage
  • 4 Bedrooms & 3 Reception Rooms
  • Refitted Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Double Glazing & Gas Central Heating
  • Master Bedroom With En Suite & Family Bathroom
  • Off Road Parking & Single Garage
  • No Chain
  • Delightful Cottage Garden
  • Utility Room
  • Period Features

Full description

An attractive Victorian cottage that has been greatly improved by the present owners situated in a desirable Leicestershire village.

Introduction - 32 The Mount sits in an elevated position in centre of the village with the frontage just a small walk to the primary school, popular local pub, shop and post office, church and village hall. The cottage has four bedrooms including an ensuite to the master bedroom, a family bathroom, two further double rooms and a single room whilst on the ground floor there is an entrance hall/snug, dining room, sitting room, refitted kitchen/breakfast room, utility room and cloakroom. The property has been greatly improved and extended by both present and previous owners with double glazed windows, gas central heating and a newly fitted kitchen.

Accommodation Summary -

Ground Floor - The part glazed entrance door leads to the entrance hall/snug which has two double glazed sash windows to the front aspect, radiator, hardwood floor and stairs rising to the first floor, whilst an attractive feature of the room is large log burner set into an exposed brick chimney breast with Cornish slate hearth. Two oak doors lead to both the sitting room and dining room. The sitting room is a welcome surprise to any viewer as it provides a large reception space with a small panel double glazed bay window that overlooks the rear garden as well as UPVC French doors that lead to the rear patio. There is also a double glazed sash window to the front, radiator heating and another attractive log burner set into a raised hearth with exposed brick surround. The dining room has another large double glazed sash window facing the front providing ample natural light. Being a Victorian cottage this was formerly the kitchen; evidence of this is a large cast iron range providing an impressive feature, whilst an adjacent cupboard space houses the electrical consumer unit. A step up leads to the newly and impressively fitted kitchen/breakfast room which houses a variety of high gloss cream, base and wall mounted units, with adjoining Corian work surface. There is built in hob, stainless steel extractor hood and a built in double oven, together with a space for a dishwasher, integrated fridge fridge and a variety of further convenient cupboards well and a breakfast bar. There is also an understairs storage cupboard and a ceramic tiled floor, an attractive double glazed bay window that overlooks the rear patio and an oak door that leads to the utility room which has a double glazed window to the side aspect, a Belfast sink and space for a washing machine and freezer and/or tumble dryer. There is a further range base and wall mounted units, that compliment the kitchen and a double glazed door that leads to the rear garden.

Entrance Hall - 4.37 x 3.65 (14'4" x 11'11") -

Sitting Room - 6.60 x 3.91 (21'7" x 12'9") -

Dining Room - 3.71 x 3.68 (12'2" x 12'0") -

Kitchen - 3.80 x 3.28 (12'5" x 10'9") -

Utility Room - 3.14 x 1.74 (10'3" x 5'8") -

First Floor - The landing has access to the loft space via a loft ladder and light whilst there is also an airing cupboard which houses the hot water cylinder and linen shelves. There are then doors then lead to all four bedrooms and the family bathroom. There is a master bedroom situated in the extension which has a large bay window with views of the garden and beyond, including extensive views of the Leicestershire countryside. There are two built in double wardrobes, a further small pane window to the side aspect, access to a secondary roof void and a latch style door that leads to the ensuite shower room, which has a shower cubicle with folding glazed door and thermostatically controlled shower over, wash hand basin and low level WC. Bedrooms two and three are both double rooms, bedroom two has a double glazed sash window to the front aspect and a feature Victorian fireplace, a built in cupboard space whilst bedroom three is also situated at the front of the cottage and has a double glazed sash window, two built in double wardrobes and a Victorian feature fireplace. Bedroom four is a good sized single room that is currently being used as a study with views to the front via a double glazed sash window whilst the family bathroom has a fitted white suite with panelled bath with shower attachment and mixer tap. There is a corner shower cubicle with a thermostatically controlled shower over, wash basin with vanity unit and low level WC together with a ceramic tiled floor and obscure double glazed window to the rear.

Landing -

Bedroom 1 - 4.04 x 3.92 (13'3" x 12'10") -

Ensuite Shower Room -

Bedroom 2 - 3.66 x 3.64 (12'0" x 11'11") -

Bedroom 3 - 3.67 x 3.37 (12'0" x 11'0") -

Bedroom 4 - 2.97 x 2.50 (9'8" x 8'2") -

Family Bathroom -

Outside -

Front - The property sits in an elevated position and has a small fore garden and as such the position provides a great deal of seclusion from the road and pathway. There is a well stocked foregarden with brick built retaining wall and a variety of shrubs and borders, a wrought iron gate and steps that lead to the front entrance door.

Parking & Garage - 5.86 x 3.49 (19'2" x 11'5") - There is off road parking to the left side elevation of the property with a block paved driveway providing a hard standing for two vehicles and access to a single garage with up and over door. This is a detached brick built garage with a pitched slate tiled roof and has power and light connected.

Rear - There is gated side pedestrian access that leads to an attractive block paved patio area offering a convenient afternoon sun trap (when the weather permits!). The rest of the garden has some carefully designed, shaped well stocked borders alongside a rear lawn. There is an archway that leads to the other side of the property which provides convenient storage space whilst at the bottom of the garden there is a greenhouse, small vegetable patch, timber shed and an attractive seating area with delightful views of the rear elevation. The garden benefits from being fully walled and provides a great level of privacy. There is also an outside tap, outside electrical points and outside lighting.

Location - Dunton Bassett is a small village in the Harborough District of Leicestershire . It lies between Leicester and Lutterworth, and close to Broughton Astley, Ashby Magna & Leire. Amenities within the village include a very well regarded primary school, popular public house which serves excellent Chinese food, a village shop and post office. The nearby town of Lutterworth can be easily accessed for a wider range of shopping and other amenities. Dunton Bassett is ideally situated for Magna Business Park, Stoney Cove diving and local riding schools and provides easy access to major networks including the M1, M6, A14 & M69 providing easy commuting to Leicester, Rugby, Coventry and Northampton.

Services - Mains gas, electricity, mains drainage and broadband are connected

Local Authority - Harborough District Council
Telephone (01858) 282828
Council tax band E.

Viewing Arrangements - Strictly by the vendors sole agents on 01788 820062

Opening Hours - Monday to Friday 9.00 am - 5.30 pm
Saturday 9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Directions - For Sat Nav purposes use postcode LE17 5JL. The property can be found on just as you rise up the hill from the centre of the village identified by the Fine & Country for sale sign

Agents Notes - All measurements are approximate and quoted in metric with imperial equivalents and for general guidance only and whilst every attempt has been made to ensure accuracy, they must not be relied on. The fixtures, fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. Internal photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any item shown is included with the property. For a free valuation, contact the numbers listed on the brochure.

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Added on Rightmove:
11 October 2016


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