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Knighton Grange Road, Oadby, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 2LE

Added on 06/10/2020
Barkers, Leicester

Key features

  • Detached Edwardian Property
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Superb Bespoke Breakfast Kitchen
  • Garden Conservatory & Home Gym
  • Five Double Bedrooms
  • Primary Bathroom & Two En-suites
  • Detached Garage (scope for development)
  • 0.45 Acres of Landscaped Gardens

Property description

A stunning detached five bed family home superbly situated within one of the most sought after locations in Leicestershire, upon this prestigious tree lined road, in the highly desirable city suburb of Oadby bordering Stoneygate. This elegant Edwardian property has been sympathetically restored by the current vendors, retaining a wealth of character features whilst offering a sumptuous lifestyle meeting today's modern day living requirements and occupying 0.45 acres of extensive landscaped grounds. The accommodation briefly comprises impressive entrance hallway featuring sweeping staircase, three generous proportioned reception rooms, bespoke hand crafted breakfast kitchen with separate utility area, beautiful tranquil conservatory & separate gym, both offering elevated garden views. To the first floor landing is a designer chandelier cascading light centrally & showcasing the five double bedrooms, two boutique inspired en-suites and an uber stylish Villeroy & Boch four piece family bathroom. Outside there are landscaped front gardens, detached garage, ample parking, electric car charging point with manicured gardens comprising two tiered manicured lawns to the rear and a large raised central sun terrace for al fresco entertaining. The property offers scope for further expansion (subject to receiving the necessary planning consents). (EPC E) Available Chain Free
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Original herringbone design red tiled threshold:

RECEPTION HALLWAY 3.66m x 3.89m (12'93 x 12'09)

Featuring original glazed leaded internal doors to all main reception rooms, polished French oak hard wood flooring, radiator fitted with trellis cover, downlighters to ceiling, beautiful turned staircase to first floor:


Comprising an art deco inspired suite comprising low level wc, period style floating wash hand basin, radiator, spots to ceiling and handy under stair storage recess / boot store, fitted with a slimline meter cupboard and opaque window to front elevation:

RECEPTION ROOM ONE 6.02m x 5.49m (19'09 x 18'45)

Featuring a period pewter fireplace with pretty tiled inset, granite hearth and period white wood surround, twin low level units with bookcases over fitted to inglenook, ceiling coving, picture rails, downlighting to ceiling, radiators with trellis covers and dual aspect windows to front and side elevations:

RECEPTION ROOM TWO 6.71m (recess) x 4.27m (22'14 (recess) x 14'19)

Comprising period decorative moulded ceiling frieze inset with downlighters, ornamental fireplace with marble hearth and period wood surround, radiators with trellis covers and triple aspect windows to front, rear & side elevations:

GYM / CONSERVATORY 4.98m x 2.13m (16'4 x 7'27)

Comprising wood style flooring, three wall mounted downlighters, radiator and triple glazed conservatory windows and door to garden:

RECEPTION ROOM THREE 4.88m (bay) x 4.27m (recess) (16'76 (bay) x 14'36

Having a range of sleek low level units and drawers fitted to both recesses and alcove, ceiling coving, ceiling downlighters, radiator and original bay window to side aspect:

CONSERVATORY / SUN LOUNGE 5.41m x 3.35m (17'9 x 11'33)

Superb light and airy triple glazed conservatory providing extensive and elevated views of the garden aspect. Featuring bamboo flooring with under floor heating, two ceiling fans and wall mounted uplighters:

BREAKFAST KITCHEN 5.79m x 3.96m (19'1905 x 13'69)

This contemporary & spacious breakfast kitchen has been hand crafted and comprises a stylish range of matching dove grey painted oak base & wall units with soft close drawers, with granite work surfaces over inset with a double sink unit & drainer, mosaic tiled surround and complete with a matching bespoke display dresser finished with solid oak worktop. The design includes a suite of high specification appliances including Rosieres stainless steel dual fuel range oven with four gas burners and cast iron hotplate with griddle/wok stand, integrated dishwasher and fridge freezer. Having spots to ceiling, radiator. column upright radiator, ceramic tiled flooring, windows to side and rear elevations:


Fitted with pulley clothes airer, space provided for appliances and plumbing for washing machine with door:


Providing enclosed side access to both garden & garage:


Fitted with low level wc:


Comprising wall mounted 'Worcester' boiler and 'Megaflo' hot tank system:


The beautiful dogleg staircase rises to an open spacious first floor landing with chandelier point, feature windows to the front elevation, spots to ceiling, coving, radiator with trellis cover and loft access:

PRINCIPAL BEDROOM ONE 6.71m x 4.27m (22'14 x 14'19 )

Featuring a bank of wall to wall fitted wardrobes, ceiling coving, radiator and dual aspect windows to front and side elevations:
(Dimensions include en-suite)


Fitted with a stylish three piece suite comprising, tiled walk-in shower cubicle, Mira power shower, pedestal sink, steam free vanity mirror / light over low level wc, decorative gloss tiled surround, chrome heated towel rail and double glazed window to front elevation:

BEDROOM TWO 4.88m (into bay) x 4.39m (16'83 (into bay) x 14'5)

Floating shelves fitted to recess, downlighters to ceiling, radiator and feature bay window to side:

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 2.87m x 0.84m (9'5 x 2'9)

Fitted with a stylish three piece suite comprising, tiled walk-in shower cubicle, Mira power shower, wash hand basin, steam free vanity mirror & light over, low level wc, decorative tiled surround, chrome heated towel rail and double glazed window to rear elevation:

BEDROOM THREE 4.50m x 2.74m (14'9 x 9'52)

Downlighters to ceiling, radiator and window to front elevation:

BEDROOM FOUR 4.75m x 2.95m (15'07 x 9'8)

Downlighters to ceiling, radiator and windows to side & rear:

BEDROOM FIVE 5.18m x 2.44m (17'13 x 8'46)

Downlighters to ceiling, radiator and windows to both side aspect & two Velux windows to rear:


Fitted with a stylish Villeroy & Boch four piece suite comprising, hexagon shaped bath with mixer shower head attachment, double walk-in shower with fixed rain shower & mixer shower over, over sized wash hand basin fitted to vanity drawer unit, with steam free vanity mirror/light over & suspended wall mounted wc with wall mounted shower. Having flush fitting floor to ceiling airing cupboards, Porcelanosa tiled surround inset with decorative mosaic mirror tiles, matching flooring inset with LED spots, under floor heating, chrome heated towel rail, spots to ceiling & double glazed opaque window to rear elevation:


The property is approached through two gate posts onto a large pebbled driveway accommodating several cars, surrounded by mature, well maintained hedgerows & shrubberies offering privacy to the frontage and extends to the detached garage to the side aspect and a handy electric car charging point. To the side and rear of the property is an expanse of two immaculate maintained lawn areas over two tiers, separated by a rockery bank and extending to a substantial raised terrace with outside seating & barbeque area, dotted with an array of colourful planting. The manicured lawns are surrounded by a variety of mature trees, shrubs, herbaceous plants and a separate vegetable garden screened by a row of evergreen trees. The plot extends to 0.45 acres:

DOUBLE GARAGE & HAY LOFT 5.79m x 4.88m (19'12 x 16'19)

This former coach house and hay loft is now utilised as a double garage which benefits from mezzanine floor above accessed by wooden ladder. Having electronic up and over door, rear window and door to garden:


The garage and land to the immediate rear offer scope for further development (subject to necessary planning consents) with the potential for a self contained annex / extension comprising secondary kitchen / diner, lounge, several bedrooms and bathroom:


The vendors have undertaken the following remedial works: Fully re-wired, New Plumbing, New Worcester Bosch 'A' rated boiler and Megaflo Hot Tank system


Location The property is situated in the highly sought after area of Stoneygate, one and a half miles from the City Centre and being well served for the University of Leicester and Leicester Royal Infirmary. The property is ideally situated within a short walk of the fashionable local shops on Allandale Road and Francis Street with more comprehensive shopping and supermarket facilities being available in Oadby, Leicester or at Fosse Park Shopping Park.

There are a wide selection of renowned local public & private schooling including the Leicester High School within walking distance and the Leicester Grammar School in Great Glen just a 10 minute drive away.

For the commuter the nearby ring road provides easy access to Jct 21 of the M1 and M69 and Leicester has rail services from the nearby station to London St Pancras International and the Eurostar link in just over one hour journey time.


Thinking of selling? We would be delighted to provide you with a free market appraisal/valuation of your own property. Please contact Barkers to arrange a mutually convenient appointment on Tel:


We are unable to confirm whether certain items in the property are in fully working order (i.e. gas, electric, plumbing etc.) The property is offered for sale on this basis. Prospective purchasers are advised to inspect the property and commission expert reports where appropriate. Barkers Estate Agents have a policy of seeking to obtain any copy guarantees / invoices relating to works that may have been carried out by a previous or existing owner. Please ask one of our staff members to check files for any relevant documentation that have come to our attention.W

Photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any items shown are included in the sale with the property.

Under the Protection Against Money Laundering and the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, we must point out that any successful purchasers who are proceeding with a purchase will be asked for identification i.e. passport or driving licence or recent utility bill. This evidence will be required prior to solicitors being instructed in the purchase of the sale of a property.

Barkers Estate Agents offer the services of an independent mortgage and financial adviser. Please ask an advisor for further information.

Viewing strictly by appointment through Barkers Estate Agents.
Hours of Business:
Monday to Friday 9am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9am - 4pm

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Knighton Grange Road, Oadby, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 2LE

NEAREST STATIONSDistances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode

  • Leicester Station1.9 miles
  • South Wigston Station2.6 miles
  • Narborough Station5.3 miles
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Barkers, Leicester

79 Queens Road Leicester LE2 1TT

Barkers, Leicester

Barkers are a high profile Estate Agents offering a quality service to the residents of Clarendon Park, Stoneygate and Knighton. Established in 1985 we are proud of our continued success working in the area. During this time, the team have developed a unique understanding of the needs of both buyers and sellers and we enjoy close links with some of the main local employers, for example, Leicester and DeMontfort Universities, local hospitals including the Leicester General, Leicester Royal Inf

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