4 bedroom detached house for sale

Westcotes Drive, Leicester

Guide Price £625,000

Property Description

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A unique opportunity to purchase a substantial period family home within the established and sought after residential area of Westcotes within close proximity to the City Centre. The property was originally constructed in 1926 and stands on a generous plot with delightful mature gardens to the rear with accommodation benefitting from many period features including original leaded and stained glass windows and comprising entrance vestibule, delightful reception hallway with original oak flooring, cloaks/wc off, enclosed rear loggia, sitting room, dining room, breakfast room and kitchen. First floor, substantial landing, master bedroom with ensuite bathroom, three bedrooms and family bathroom. Outside: mature front gardens with ample car standing and garaging, private mature gardens to the rear. EPC E.

Location - The property occupies a convenient position set just off the popular shopping street of Narborough Road. The property benefits from being within close proximity of a range of facilities such as; Westcotes Health Centre, Doctor's surgery, Community Hall, Shops, Cafe, Restaurants and Pubs. The property is approximately 15 minutes' walk (1 Mile) from Leicester City Centre.

Viewing & Directional Note - All viewings should be arranged through Andrew Granger & Co on 0116 2429922.
The property may be approached by proceeding out of Leicester via the A47 (King Richards Road), eventually taking a left hand turn at the traffic lights onto the (A5460) Narborough Road, continue along Narborough Road eventually taking a right hand turn at the traffic light complex into Westcotes Drive where the property may be found on the corner of Westcotes Drive and Dulverton Road.

Accommodation In Detail - The accommodation benefits from many period features including original leaded and stained glass windows and comprising entrance vestibule, delightful reception hallway with original oak flooring, cloaks/wc off, enclosed rear loggia, sitting room, dining room, breakfast room and kitchen. First floor, substantial landing, master bedroom with ensuite bathroom, three bedrooms and family bathroom. Outside: mature front gardens with ample car standing and garaging, private mature gardens to the rear.

Ground Floor -

Entrance Vestibule - Via traditionally styled front door with quarry tiled flooring and inset foot well, stained and leaded glazed window to front elevation, half glazed leaded and stained glazed doorway leading to reception hall.

Reception Hall - 5.075 x 3.761 (16'7" x 12'4") - Delightful generously proportioned reception hallway with original oak flooring, picture rail, two cast iron radiators, doors leading to principal reception rooms and elegant staircase rising to first floor.

Cloaks/Wc - Comprising pedestal wash hand basin, low flush wc, original tiling to dado height, leaded glazed oriel window to front elevation and useful understairs storage cupboard.

Enclosed Loggia - 3.260 x 1.487 (10'8" x 4'10") - With double glazed window overlooking the rear gardens and glazed door, useful large storage cupboards.

Sitting Room - A delightful sitting room with large leaded glazed window to front elevation, radiator, oak wooden flooring, two leaded glazed windows to side elevation, picture rail, arts and crafts ceiling plasterwork, living flame effect gas fire with wooden mantle and surround and marble inset, two radiators, leaded glazed bay window overlooking the wonderful rear gardens.

Dining Room - 4.225 x 6.512 into bay (13'10" x 21'4" into bay) - With large leaded glazed bay window to front elevation, two radiators, picture rail, gas fire with wooden surround and serving hatch.

Breakfast Room - 3.994 x 3.891 (13'1" x 12'9") - With leaded glazed window to rear elevation, picture rail, louvered cupboard housing Worcester gas fired central heating boiler, living flame effect gas fire with surround and wooden mantle over and side shelving, doorway leading to kitchen.

Kitchen - 3.669 x 3.498 (12'0" x 11'5") - Comprising a range of base and wall mounted cupboards with roll top work surface over and tiled splashback, plumbing for washing machine, four ring gas hob with concealed extractor fan over, Belling double oven, radiator, half glazed multi paned door to side elevation.

Pantry - With quarry tiled flooring and multi paned window to side elevation, space for fridge/freezer and wall mounted cupboards, further wine store.

First Floor -

Half Landing - With outstanding leaded and stained glass window to front elevation.

Principal Landing - 3.678 x 3.787 max (12'0" x 12'5" max) - With picture rail, two radiators and further leaded window to front elevation.

Bedroom One - 5.337 x 4.260 (17'6" x 13'11") - With leaded glazed window to front elevation, picture rail, built in wardrobe and doorway leading to inner hallway.

Inner Hallway - With eaves storage space centred for Jack and Jill bathroom.

Bathroom - Comprising bath with pedestal wash hand basin, shower cubicle with Triton shower and tiled surround, low flush wc, leaded glazed window to both the rear and side elevations, radiator and doorway leading to former dark room.

Bedroom Two - 4.259 x 4.258 (13'11" x 13'11") - With leaded glazed window to rear elevation, built in wardrobes and side dressing table unit with extensive drawers, corner sink unit with cupboard space under and tiled surround.

Bedroom Three - 3.999 x 4.259 (13'1" x 13'11") - With leaded glazed window to rear elevation, radiator and built in wardrobe, doorway leading to inner hallway off master bedroom which could provide access to a Jack and Jill ensuite bathroom.

Bedroom Four - 2.506 x 4.269 (8'2" x 14'0") - With leaded glazed window to front elevation, radiator, picture rail, built in wardrobes.

Family Bathroom - Comprising original suite with extensive built in heated linen store cupboards, original cast iron bath, pedestal wash hand basin, leaded window to rear elevation.

Separate Wc - Comprising low flush wc, tiling to dado height, leaded window to rear elevation.

Outside - To the front of the property there is ample gravel car standing, rose beds and raised ornamental border with copper beech tree. To the rear of the property there is outside wc and fuel store, patio area with low level wall, steps rising to large lawn with large flower beds and herbaceous borders, yew hedged boundary, Hartley Botanic greenhouse, extensive vegetable allotment area and further greenhouse.

Garage - 6.495 x 3.055 (21'3" x 10'0") - With original timber double glazed doors, two multi paned windows to side elevation and power and light connected, personal door leading into the main dwelling.

Purchasing Procedure - If you are interested in any of our properties then you should contact our offices at the earliest opportunity. We offer Independent Financial Advice and as part of our service we will ask our Mortgage Adviser to contact all potential purchasers and establish how they intend to fund their purchase.

If you are a cash purchaser then we will need confirmation of the availability of your funds.

Your home is at risk if you do not keep up re-payments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it.

Appraisals - If you have a house to sell then we offer a Free Valuation, without obligation.

Surveys - Andrew Granger & Co undertake all types of Valuations including R.I.C.S. Homebuyer Survey and Valuation Reports, Valuations for probate, capital gains and inheritance tax purposes and Insurance Valuations. For further information contact our Surveying Department on 0116 242 9933.

Agents Notice - Andrew Granger & Co is a trading name of Andrew Granger & Co Ltd; Registration No. OC316917.
Registered office: Phoenix House, 52 High Street, Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 7AF.
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Protecting Against Money Laundering - To comply with The Protecting Against Money Laundering and The Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 any successful purchaser/purchasers will be asked to provide proof of identity and we will therefore need to take copies of a passport/photo driving licence and a recent utility bill (not more than three months old). We will need this information before Solicitors are instructed.


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28 June 2017

Nearest stations

  • Leicester (1.5 mi)
  • South Wigston (3.6 mi)
  • Narborough (4.6 mi)
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Attenborough House, 10-12 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RD

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Andrew Granger & Co, Leicester

Attenborough House, 10-12 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RD

0116 452 0070 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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Nearest stations

  • Leicester (1.5 mi)
  • South Wigston (3.6 mi)
  • Narborough (4.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Andrew Granger & Co, Leicester

Attenborough House, 10-12 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RD

0116 452 0070 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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