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5 bedroom property for sale

Sheepy Road, Sibson

Withdrawn from Market £1,750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Georgian Detached Home
  • Church Views
  • Beautiful Village Location
  • No Upward Chain
  • 1 Acre Grounds & Gardens
  • Five Bedrooms & Four Bathrooms
  • Planning Permission for Extension
  • Energy Rating E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The exterior of the property is beautiful and commands an impressive extra wide plot, privately positioned behind its high brick built boundary wall with mature screening trees. The house has been thoughtfully and carefully extended and improved by the current owners, and is spread delightfully over two floors with original features abundant throughout. There are fireplaces, shutters and sash windows a plenty.

The accommodation comprises five wonderful reception rooms, a gorgeous kitchen diner and a second kitchen with an adjoining 9m long reception room, perfect as an annex. On the first floor there are five bedrooms and four bathrooms. The master suite is particularly delightful having a beautiful ensuite bathroom, gorgeous views over the garden towards the Church and access to its own roof terrace.

The location is second to none, Sibson is a delightful village set in rolling countryside. It has a Church, village hall and the noted public house 'The Cock Inn' reputed to be the former haunt of Dick Turpin. Private schooling and education is available at Twycross and Dixie Grammar School at Market Bosworth.

Accommodation: Stone steps and double doors open to invite you into this period beauty. The halls and landing above are spacious and lofty with wonderful high ceilings and multiple front facing sash windows.

There is a grand drawing room that features ornate beautiful cornice to the ceiling, an imposing open stone carved fireplace at the focal point and tall picture sash windows overlook the garden. The dining room is equally as impressive with its three quarter height panelled walls and again tall stone open fireplace.

The kitchen dining room is splendid having been thoughtfully redesigned with granite top bespoke cabinets, double bowl Belfast style sink and a five oven Aga in matching cream finish. Natural stone floor runs throughout and twin French double doors open to reveal the expansive patio area with adjacent BBQ space, perfect for alfresco dining and entertaining.

There are two additional reception rooms, ideal for any amount of uses; Teenager Den? Study? Home Cinema?

A second fitted kitchen with its own entrance to the rear gardens, adjoins the large open plan reception room currently being utilised as a busy office space. Plumbing is in place to create a bathroom and windows and French doors overlook and open into the private courtyard. All in all, perfect for the creation of an independent annex if required.

Returning to the hallway head up the stairs with its beautiful curved banister. The master bedroom suite enjoys a rear aspect over the gardens and Church beyond and comes with a stunning full ensuite bathroom with feature freestanding copper bath. All of the bedrooms are double in size with bedrooms two and three having the benefit of their own ensuite shower rooms. The principle family bathroom is a traditional affair with a classic roll top claw and ball bath, pedestal wash hand basin and wc.

Outside, double timber gates from the lane open to reveal an expansive driveway alongside a brick built double garage with light, power, double timber doors and loft room over. There is a further detached timber garage which provides traditional secure parking, has a lean-to log store and concealed behind is a diesel generator which will automatically start up in the event of a power cut providing The Old Rectory with light and power.

The lawned gardens themselves have a feature horse chestnut tree set within, flowering borders along the boundary, concealed vegetable garden area and plenty of space here to tire out children and dogs.

Agent Note: The property has the benefit of current planning permission in place to extend and create a second storey above the sitting room and second kitchen. 09/00324/FUL. 

Agent Note: The property has the benefit of current planning permission in place to extend and create a second storey above the sitting room and second kitchen. 09/00324/FUL.
Tenure; Freehold (purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to the tenure via their legal representative).
Services; Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas are believed to be connected to the property but purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to their suitability.
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Our Ref: JGA/310718 

To book a viewing of this Georgian home in Sibson contact John German Estate Agents in Ashby de la Zouch 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 August 2018

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