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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Main Street, Newtown Linford

Sold STC £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Rarely available period family home
  • Plot of circa 1/2 acre - Complete privacy and screening
  • In the heart of the Charnwood Forest
  • Beautifully landscaped gardens - Sylvan backdrop
  • Five bedrooms and three bathrooms
  • Dining kitchen and three reception rooms
  • Detached double garage and loft
  • External office/studio
  • EPC rating E

Full description

Rarely available period family home ** Plot of circa 1/2 acre - Complete privacy and screening ** In the heart of the Charnwood Forest ** Beautifully landscaped gardens - Sylvan backdrop ** Five bedrooms and three bathrooms ** Dining kitchen and three reception rooms ** Detached double garage and loft ** External office/studio



General Description - Set in the Charnwood Forest on a plot of circa 1/2 acre in one of Leicestershire's most sought after postcodes, Alexanders of Loughborough offer a unique opportunity to acquire this stunning period family home in Newtown Linford, a stones throw from the villages' amenities including local pubs and Bradgate Park. Beautifully renovated by the current owner at great expense, the property affords a mixture of character and comfortable family living spaces throughout. The property sits in the heart of this most private plot, and benefits from views across the manicured and landscaped gardens with a high level of privacy and screening. Internally, this lovely family home has living accommodation briefly comprising Entrance Hall, sitting room, dining room, family room, beautifully fitted dining/living kitchen, utility room and WC. To the first floor are five good sized bedrooms and the family bathroom. The master suite boasts a dressing room and en-suite shower room, and the guest bedroom affords en-suite facilities. There is a newly constructed detached double garage with loft/storage area above, and also a detached study in the front gardens. Early viewing is essential as we anticipate strong interest in this rarely available property. Viewing via the sole selling agent, Alexanders of Loughborough 01509 861222.

Accommodation - Entered via original front door with leaded glazed insert and winged windows to either side into spacious entrance hall.

Entrance Hall - With oak flooring, original picture railing around, uPVC double glazed window to side elevation, stairs rising to first floor landing and original wooden doors to kitchen, dining room, sitting room, utility room and cupboard. There is also an understairs storage cupboard, alarm box and smoke detector.

Dining/Living Kitchen - 8.05m x 4.52m (26'5 x 14'10) - Internal corridor from the entrance hall with stained timber flooring, heating thermostat, opening though to dining kitchen and door to family room.

A hand built hardwood shaker style kitchen to comprise a range of base units and free standing island unit with granite work surfaces and up stands over. The island comprises a breakfast bar area to one end, sink with drainer cut into the work surface to side and stainless steel mixer tap fitted over and an integrated Siemens full size dishwasher. There is also space and plumbing for an American style fridge freezer, space for a range cooker with ceramic tiled splashback and extractor fan mounted over integrated into a timber mantle. With ceramic tiled flooring, LED downlighters, ceiling speakers, two freestanding original radiators, smoke detector, uPVC double glazed windows to side and rear elevations, glazed French doors to side elevation with winged windows to either side onto the outside decked seating area.

Family Room - 4.60m x 4.27m max (15'1 x 14'0 max) - With LED downlighters to ceiling, TV point, uPVC double glazed window to front elevation and radiator.

Dining Room - 4.37m into bay x 3.35m (14'4 into bay x 11'0 ) - With stripped floorboards, picture railing around, bay to front with uPVC double glazed window inset, feature fireplace with painted wooden mantelpiece, stone hearth and open fire inset and freestanding original radiator.

Sitting Room - 4.93m x 3.84m max (16'2 x 12'7 max) - With uPVC double glazed window to front elevation, glazed French doors opening onto the decked area to the rear of the property, feature fireplace with timber mantelpiece, stone heath and multi-fuel burning stove inset, picture railing, radiator and a TV point.

Utility Room - With a range of base level units in the same style as the kitchen with a wooden work surface, butler sink with mixer tap over, space for washing machine and dryer, single radiator, smoke detector, ceramic tiled flooring, uPVC double glazed window to rear, original external part glazed door leading onto the rear decking area and a door through to WC;

Wc - With wall mounted wash hand basin with chrome taps over, close coupled WC, ceramic tiled flooring, LED downlighters, extractor fan and the boiler cupboard housing the Worcester gas boiler for the central heating.

Cupboard - With uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation and a radiator.

First Floor Landing - Original Art Deco staircase to first floor with half landing affording a uPVC double glazed bay window to the rear elevation with window seat and beautiful views out onto the garden and forest behind. The first floor landing gives access to all five bedrooms and the family bathroom. There is also a loft access, airing cupboard, heating thermostat, radiator and picture railing.

Master Bedroom - 4.17m x 4.57m (13'8 x 15'0) - A superb double bedroom situated to the rear of the property with uPVC double glazed windows to rear and side elevations with stunning views out over the gardens and beyond, picture railing and doors through to dressing room and en suite shower room.

Dressing Room - With halogen downlighters, secondary loft access and a radiator.

En Suite - Recently refitted to include a close coupled WC, contemporary wall mounted wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap built into the wall with ceramic splashback and a walk in double shower with glass opening door and ceiling mounted chrome showerhead. With chrome heated towel rail, halogen downlighters and a privacy glazed window.

Bedroom Two - 4.27m x 4.14m max (14'0 x 13'7 max) - A great double bedroom with uPVC double glazed window to front and side elevation, two halogen downlighters underneath the dressing table, radiator, TV point and door through to en suite shower room.

En Suite - With close coupled WC, contemporary glass wash hand basin with a chrome mixer tap, double walk in shower with glass sliding door and ceiling mounted chrome shower attachment, chrome heated towel rail, privacy glazed window, halogen downlighters and an extractor fan.

Bedroom Three - 4.72m x 3.73m max (15'6 x 12'3 max) - With uPVC double glazed windows to front and side elevations, picture railing, radiator and a TV point.

Bedroom Four - 4.06m x 3.58m (13'4 x 11'9) - With uPVC double glazed window to front elevation, picture railing, radiator and a TV point.

Bedroom Five - 3.05m x 2.31m (10'0 x 7'7) - Currently utilised as a dressing room with four wall mounted hanging rails, uPVC double glazed window to front elevation and a radiator.

Family Bathroom - 4.62m x 3.05m max (15'2 x 10'0 max) - Beautifully refitted to include a white three piece suite to comprise period style pedestal mounted wash hand basin with chrome taps, WC, freestanding bath with chrome feat and period style mixer tap with shower attachment over. There is half height wooden panelling around, timber flooring, radiator and a window to rear elevation with views out over the gardens.

Home Office/Studio - 4.88m x 2.69m (16'0 x 8'10) - A brick building with glazed door to front elevation with winged windows to either side, window to side elevation, power and lighting.

Garage - 6.71m x 5.66m (22'0 x 18'7) - A detached double garage, timber clad over two floors with two up and over wooden doors to the ground floor, power and lighting. To the side of the garage are steps up to loft with personnel door from the side elevation providing further storage or potential for another study/playroom space. The garage has been built to a residential quality and could be converted subject to planning.

Outside - The property sits in circa half and acre of grounds on arguably one of the most private and special plots in the village. A tarmac, lit driveway with half height wall to either side and a rockery set behind with mature planting leads up to the plot with parking circle laid to gravel, access to double garage and home office/studio. To the front of the garage is granite cobbled driveway and period street lamp, and set in front of the house is an area laid to lawn with a granite cobbled pathway around the right side of the plot leading up to the porch from the driveway, and there is an area laid to gravel to the left side of the lawn. There is access from both sides to the rear gardens.

Directly to the rear of the property is a generous timber decked seating area and half height brick wall with flagstone laid stone steps up to the large lawned area with two paths up the centre of the lawn, assorted flowerbeds and boarders around and a quaint pre-war timber built summerhouse with original roof guttering and facade. There is also a large log store.

Agents Note: Wi-Fi and cat6 wired in most rooms and zoned central heating system.

Local Authority - Charnwood Borough Council, Southfields, Loughborough, Leics, LE11 2TU (Tel: 01509 263151). Council Tax Band - F.

Tenure - Freehold.

Measurements - Every care has been taken to reflect the true dimensions of this property but they should be treated as approximate and for general guidance only.


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Added on Rightmove:
05 September 2017

Nearest stations

  • Barrow upon Soar (5.7 mi)
  • Leicester (6.2 mi)
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The Gate House, Churchgate, Loughborough, LE11 1UE

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The Gate House, Churchgate, Loughborough, LE11 1UE

01509 861222 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Barrow upon Soar (5.7 mi)
  • Leicester (6.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Alexanders, Loughborough

The Gate House, Churchgate, Loughborough, LE11 1UE

01509 861222 Local call rate

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