5 bedroom detached house for sale

Swithland Lane, Rothley

Offers in Excess of £1,500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive Five Bedroom Detached Home
  • 5000 sq ft of Accommodation
  • Acre Plot and Open Views to Rear
  • Impressive 42'7 x 15'10 Family Kitchen
  • Generous Split Level Master Suite
  • Four Bathrooms / Shower Rooms
  • Newly Built Detached Gym 30'1 x 17'7
  • In/Out Driveway & Extensive Garaging

Full description

Lavishly appointed five bedroom home standing in just over ½ an acre of fully landscaped grounds with open views to rear. Standing behind two mature oaks with an electric gated in and out driveway, The Oaks offers 5000 sq ft of accommodation which includes a 42ft living kitchen, split-level master bedroom suite and newly built detached gym measuring 30ft x 17ft which offers potential for annexe use. The Oaks represents an exciting opportunity for the family purchaser to acquire a significant property in one of Leicestershire's most highly regarded locations. Well served by the excellent day-to-day amenities within Rothley and giving easy access to the Endowed Schools and greater facilities in Loughborough. Swithland Lane stands on the edge of the Charnwood Forest with lovely walks around Swithland Reservoir.


Location 
Swithland Lane is an enviable address within the Charnwood Forest. The property itself is located within the Ridgeway Conservation Area approximately 1.5 mile (30 minute walk) from the centre of the village that offers an impressive range of amenities. A bus serves the Loughborough Endowed Schools and there are many recreational facilities including the nearby Great Central Steam Railway Station (10 minute walk) Rothley Park Golf Club, Swithland Reservoir and historic Bradgate Park.

Distances 
Leicester 6.2 miles / Nottingham 21.6 miles / Loughborough 5.5 miles / Ratcliffe College 5 miles / East Midlands Airport 14.2 miles / Bradgate Park 2.5 miles / M1 (J22) 7.3 miles

Ground Floor 
Double doors open into a large double height reception hall with oak staircase, galleried landing and solid oak floor. The main sitting room stretches the entire depth of the house enjoying a dual aspect with two fireplaces, fully integrated home cinema, large picture window and French doors to rear. The family room has two pairs of French doors which open onto the rear terrace and features a large bespoke display unit with integrated lights and space for TV. The kitchen is large and a particular feature of the accommodation made up of three separate areas including a dining area, central kitchen and sitting area to the rear...

Ground Floor Continued 
The kitchen itself has been handcrafted and fitted by Shortland with an extensive range of cabinets complimented by star galaxy granite worktops and an impressive range of integrated appliances to include a three oven gas AGA, Miele electric oven, coffee machine and an American style fridge freezer. The kitchen has a central island, fixed circular oak breakfast table and heated limestone floor which continues into the sitting area. The sitting area with high vaulted ceiling is glazed on three sides and two sets of French doors provide direct access into the rear garden. The dining area has a natural oak floor with bespoke dresser unit, display cabinets and book case. The laundry room is large with space for laundry and boot room purposes again fitted by Shortland. There is a corner seat with boot drawer beneath, double coat storage, integrated Miele appliances and wet room / WC leading off with walk-in shower.

Detached Gym 
Recently completed the gym stands separate from the house but with a small extension could be linked and re purposed as a possible sitting room/family room. The gym features a high vaulted ceiling, oak flooring throughout and has a heat/air conditioning unit. High level windows and Bi fold doors flood the space with an abundance of natural light.

First & Second Floor 
A large first floor open gallery with three windows to front provides access to four bedrooms, newly fitted shower room with walk-in shower and a further staircase continues to the second floor. The master bedroom is particularly impressive and enjoys a dual aspect. From the master bedroom an oak staircase rises to a mezzanine dressing area with extensive range of fitted wardrobes and dressing table. The en suite to the master bedroom has been sumptuously fitted by Country Craft with granite and mahogany units, jacuzzi bath, flush mounted TV and large walk-in shower. Bedroom four also has the benefit of an en suite shower room and on the second is bedroom five with oak floor has eaves stoarage and elevated countryside views to rear.

Outside 
The property occupies a wide plot, standing behind an established beech hedge, two mature oaks and neatly planted garden with dwarf hedging. A sweeping in and out drive with electric wrought iron gates provides parking for a dozen or so cars. To the rear of the property are landscaped gardens laid out in a country house style with Italian influences and neat lawns on two levels. Large terraces and patios have been strategically placed to catch the sun throughout the day and an all weather lawn enables children to play whatever the weather. This garden is bounded by stone brick wall and timber fencing and a neighbouring paddock and farmland beyond provide the perfect backdrop.

Home Office 
An external staircase to the rear of the property gives access to two interconnecting rooms previously used as a home office. Well appointed, each room has rear facing Velux windows and the benefit of a cloaks/WC.

Garaging 
One garage is particularly large and houses the house comms unit, Fuseway central heating boiler, Worcester boiler (installed January 2018) and two hot water cylinders. An adjoining single garage has a sink and storage cupboards.

Services 
All mains services are available and connected. The property has gas central heating with electric under floor heating in the kitchen, master en suite and family bathroom.

Local Authority 
Charnwood Borough Council.

Tenure 
Freehold.

Directions 
From the centre of Rothley proceed along Westfield Lane, passing The Rothley Court Hotel and Rothley Park Golf Club on the left hand side. Take the first available turning just before the Great Central Railway onto Swithland Lane where the property can be found situated on the right hand side.

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Added on Rightmove:
10 May 2018

Nearest stations

  • Sileby (2.4 mi)
  • Barrow upon Soar (2.5 mi)
  • Syston (3.5 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Sileby (2.4 mi)
  • Barrow upon Soar (2.5 mi)
  • Syston (3.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine and Country, Woodhouse Eaves

19A Main Street, Woodhouse Eaves, LE12 8RY

01509 431157 Local call rate

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