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Key features

  • Secure Communal Entrance With Intercom
  • Ground Floor Apartment
  • Allocated Parking
  • One Bedroom
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom


The Property
Stanleigh House, a former distinguished manor house, has undergone a graceful transformation into ten unique and exquisite apartments. Nestled within a secluded location on a private development in the highly coveted village of Donisthorpe, this residence offers a serene escape within close proximity to the captivating expanse of the National Forest.

Access to this splendid abode is through a secure entry system, welcoming residents into a hallway adorned with a majestic grand carved staircase, echoing the historical essence of its past grandeur.

The ground floor apartment, a harmonious blend of modern comfort and historical allure, boasts an open-plan lounge and kitchen area, creating a spacious and inviting atmosphere. A double bedroom, elegantly appointed, ensures a restful retreat, complemented by a well-appointed bathroom designed for relaxation and rejuvenation.

Adding to its allure, the property provides allocated parking for convenience, allowing residents to easily access their haven. Additionally, the communal spaces offer opportunities for social interaction and a sense of community among the esteemed inhabitants of Stanleigh House.

This residence embodies a perfect synergy between historic charm and contemporary living, making it an ideal sanctuary for those seeking a tranquil yet connected lifestyle in the heart of a picturesque village, surrounded by the enchanting beauty of the National Forest.

Local Area
Donisthorpe, nestled within the scenic surroundings of Leicestershire, boasts a blend of natural beauty, historical charm, and modern amenities. Here are some features that contribute to its allure:

Natural Enchantment: Situated close to the National Forest, Donisthorpe offers residents and visitors access to breathtaking natural landscapes. Tranquil woodland walks, serene trails, and opportunities for outdoor activities make it a haven for nature enthusiasts.

Village Charm: With its quaint streets and traditional architecture, Donisthorpe exudes a classic English village ambiance. The community spirit is vibrant, fostering a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.

Local Amenities: Despite its secluded feel, Donisthorpe provides essential amenities. Local shops, charming pubs, and cozy cafes offer a taste of village life. Residents can find convenience without sacrificing the tranquility of the area.

Historical Significance: The village has a rich history, and remnants of its past can be found in its buildings and landmarks. From old churches to historic sites, Donisthorpe echoes its heritage.

Proximity to Nearby Attractions: While it offers a peaceful escape, Donisthorpe is also conveniently located near larger towns and cities. This proximity provides residents with access to additional amenities, cultural experiences, and employment opportunities.

Community Activities: The village often hosts local events, fostering a sense of community among its residents. Whether it's fairs, festivals, or community gatherings, there's always something happening to bring people together.

Accessibility: Despite its secluded feel, Donisthorpe enjoys reasonable connectivity to major transportation routes, making it accessible for commuters or those looking to explore the wider region.

Overall, Donisthorpe encapsulates the charm of a tranquil village lifestyle while offering access to the beauty of nature and a close-knit community spirit.

Property ownership information

Ground rent review period: No review period

Service charge review period: Every 1 year

Lease end date: 01/01/2102

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Tenure: Leasehold You buy the right to live in a property for a fixed number of years, but the freeholder owns the land the property's built on.Read more about tenure type in our glossary page.

GROUND RENTA regular payment made by the leaseholder to the freeholder, or management company.Read more about ground rent in our glossary page.

£200 per year

ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGEA regular payment for things like building insurance, lighting, cleaning and maintenance for shared areas of an estate. They're often paid once a year, or annually.Read more about annual service charge in our glossary page.


LENGTH OF LEASEHow long you've bought the leasehold, or right to live in a property for.Read more about length of lease in our glossary page.

79 years left

Council TaxA payment made to your local authority in order to pay for local services like schools, libraries, and refuse collection. The amount you pay depends on the value of the property.Read more about council tax in our glossary page.

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Stanleigh Gardens, Swadlincote, DE12


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