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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Station Road, Quorn, Loughborough


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A beautiful stone built character cottage nestled in the very heart of Quorn village centre offering a wealth of period features including exposed beamed ceilings, open fire places, a stunning private cottage garden and driveway to the rear with double garage and studio loft room. The charming interior brings a heritage feel to the home which is arranged over three floors and in our opinion ideally suited for the young and growing family.
Enter through the hall and into a lounge, 17' 'L' shaped farmhouse dining kitchen, snug room, study with doors out into the garden and ground floor W.C/cloaks. There are four double bedrooms situated over the first and second floors and a four piece family bathroom. The gardens are a real sun trap laid to lawn with well stocked borders, shrubs, flowers and maturing trees, a block paved large driveway and brick built double garage currently used for storage and as a wood craft workshop and with an internal staircase leading up to a studio attic space.
The desirable village of Quorn offers an excellent range of fashionable restaurants, bars, boutiques, shops and primary/secondary schools all within walking distance of the property.

Accommodation - Solid oak main entrance door leading to the entrance hallway.

Hall - An impressive and rustic entrance to the property featuring an exposed brick wall and beamed ceiling, solid oak wood flooring, radiator, understairs storage cupboard and balustrade staircase to the first floor and a cupboard housing the electricity meter.

W.C/Cloaks - With a heritage style white two piece suite comprising low level W.C, wash hand basin, half height tongue and groove timber surround, radiator and cloaks hanging space, solid oak flooring, exposed beam ceiling and timber framed multi-paned single glazed window with secondary double glazing.

Lounge - 4.72m x 4.09m (15'6 x 13'5) - A delightful living space which looks out over Quorn village centre and tree lined road through the two timber framed single glazed multipaned windows with secondary double glazing. The room features exposed beamed ceiling, solid oak wood flooring, radiator, inset period solid oak cupboard and timber framed single glazed multi panelled doors leading from the hallway and leading to the dining kitchen.

Snug - 4.34m x 2.46m (14'3 x 8'1) - A charming room partially open plan to the study and centred around an open Inglenook style feature fireplace with large stone hearth, exposed brick chimney breast and original period inset solid oak 18th century salt cupboard. The snug room has a solid oak floor, radiator and exposed beam ceilings.

Study - 2.62m x 2.54m (8'7 x 8'4) - A rear facing space to work overlooking the stunning rear gardens along with continuation of solid oak flooring, double glazed sliding patio door leading out into the garden, radiator and timber framed single glazed multi panelled door leading to the dining kitchen.

Dining Kitchen - 5.97m max x 5.38m max (19'7 max x 17'8 max) - A generous 'L' shaped farmhouse style dining kitchen enjoying views over the rear garden and featuring a flagstone floor. With a comprehensive range of bespoke built base, drawers and eye level units, solid wood butchers block style work surfaces with inset acrylic sink unit and mixer bowl, gas/electric cooker points, space for a range oven with fitted stainless steel extractor hood, tiled splashbacks, three uPVC double glazed windows and rear entrance door to the garden. We have been informed by the vendors that a fresh water well is situated beneath the kitchen floor (safely sealed at present) and in similar situations with other properties, we have seen these turned into a feature of the room incorporating a glass top and stone lined illuminated well.

First Floor Landing - With balustrade staircase to the second floor, exposed beamed ceiling, triple width airing cupboard, radiator and timber framed single glazed multi-paned window with secondary double glazing.

Bedroom One - 4.70m x 4.14m (15'5 x 13'7) - A generous double sized bedroom featuring an exposed beamed ceiling, fireplace alcove with fitted shelving and period original solid oak inset storage cupboard adjacent, radiator, uPVC double glazed window and timber framed single glazed multi-paned window with secondary double glazing overlooking the village centre.

Bedroom Four - 4.29m x 2.59m (14'1 x 8'6) - This bedroom enjoys views over the stunning rear garden and has exposed white washed painted floorboards, high reach ceiling with exposed beams, radiator, fitted cupboard and two uPVC double glazed windows.

Family Bathroom - 4.62m x 1.91m max narrowing to 1.60m (15'2 x 6'3 m - A generous family bathroom with a white heritage style four piece suite comprising tiled bath with off tap mixer shower, oversized separate shower enclosure with glass shower screen, mixer shower with rain style shower head and separate shower attachment, high flush W.C and pedestal wash hand basin. Tiled splashbacks, heated towel radiator, exposed beam ceiling with spotlights, linoleum flooring and timber framed single glazed multi-paned window.

Second Floor Landing - With balustrade, exposed beam ceiling and timber framed multi-paned single glazed window with secondary double glazing overlooking Quorn village centre.

Bedroom Two - 4.75m x 4.06m (15'7 x 13'4) - An impressive double sized bedroom featuring a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, built in wardrobes with period original solid oak latch doors, vanity sink unit with tiled top and cupboards beneath, radiator, double glazed Velux window overlooking the stunning rear garden and timber framed multi-paned single glazed window with secondary double glazing overlooking Quorn village centre.

Bedroom Three - 4.75m max x 4.09m max narrowing to 2.67m (15'7" m - A double size bedroom featuring a vaulted ceiling where the vendors have taken full advantage of the height by creating a mezzanine style floor with entry ladder lending itself to use as a studio, study space or childrens den etc. The room has exposed wooden floorboards, exposed beamed ceiling, built in double wardrobe, radiator and two double glazed Velux windows enjoying stunning views of the garden.

Outside - The property is nestled in the very heart of Quorn village centre with its fashionable range of restaurants, bars, boutiques and shops just a few minutes walk away. To the outside there are wrought iron railings beyond which lies a well planted fore garden with shrubs, trees and the most spectacular climbing Wisteria which becomes a real spectacle during the summer months! The stunning private rear lawned walled gardens enjoy a shaped lawn surrounded by mature and well stocked borders, shrubs, flowers and trees, two paved patio areas, a timber built single glazed summer house and rear pedestrian gate which leads out on to the driveway.

Driveway - Accessed from the adjacent Nursery Lane, double secure vehicular gates open to reveal a block paved large driveway with wood store and leading to a brick built pitch roof double garage with up and over door, electric light and power, the current vendor uses the place for storage and as a wood craft workshop. Internal staircase leads into the roof space which has double glazed Velux windows and makes an ideal area for a studio, home office or additional storage etc. Please note that just one neighbouring property has pedestrian rights of access over the driveway only.

Studio Above Garage -

To Find The Property - From Loughborough proceed into Quorn along the A6 entering on Loughborough Road, proceed to the mini roundabout in the heart of Quorn village where you should turn left onto Station Road where the property is situated on the left hand side as identified by the agents 'For Sale' board.

Services, Tenure And Council Tax - All mains services are are available and connected to the property which is gas centrally heated. The property is freehold with vacant possession upon completion. Charnwood Borough Council - Tax Band B

Disclaimer - We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are travelling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller by separate negotiation.

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