6 bedroom detached house for sale

Rectory Road, Wanlip

Guide Price £895,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Six Bedroom Family Home
  • House & Pool Extending to 6200 sq ft in Total
  • 9m x 6m Heated Indoor Pool & Gym
  • Generous 0.4 of an Acre Plot
  • Newly Fitted Kitchen
  • Four Bathroom/Shower Rooms
  • Sweeping In/Out Drive & Double Garage
  • Backing Onto Open Farmland

Full description

This exceptional six bedroom family home in north Leicestershire village features an impressive leisure wing with heated indoor pool, all extending to just over 6200 sq ft in total. Standing on a large plot of around 0.4 of an acre plot and backing onto open farmland this highly individual home is surprisingly spacious and offers rooms of extremely generous proportions. Recently improved by the current owners, the property offers three reception rooms, study, newly fitted kitchen, six double bedrooms and four bathrooms. Projecting out into the rear garden is an impressive leisure wing which includes a 11m x 6m heated pool, space for hot tub, gym and his and hers changing/shower rooms. The property occupies a commanding position behind a sweeping in/out driveway and there is a double garage and large gardens to the rear. Early viewing is strongly recommended.


Location 
Wanlip is a north Leicestershire village situated close to Birstall and the highly regarded Charnwood Forest known for its numerous beauty spots and many scenic walks. The larger villages of Birstall (1.2 miles) and Syston (2.6 miles) offer a full range of amenities including shop, banks, cafe's, restaurants and the area provides schooling for all ages and excellent private schools such as Ratcliffe Collage (3.9 miles). Birstall is also home to a golf course and Watermead Country Park an established haven for wetland wildlife including numerous lakes, nature reserves and woodlands all connected by miles pathways. The property is within walking distance of the Birstall Park and Ride facility there is a mainline rail service to London St Pancras from Leicester and Loughborough and the East Midlands International Airport and M1 are easily accessible.

Distances 
Leicester 4.4 miles / Nottingham 23.3 miles / Loughborough 8.3 miles / Melton Mowbray 13 miles / East Midlands Airport 16.5 miles / Ratcliffe College 3.9 miles / M69/M1(J21) 9.7 miles

Ground Floor 
The property is entered into a spacious L shaped entrance hall with tiled floor and a wide open staircase rises to the first floor. The property boasts three large reception rooms providing ample space for the growing family and for those who like to entertain. The family room has a bar and open fireplace and a fully glazed sliding door provides direct access to the pool area. Central to the ground floor accommodation is a large sitting room which overlooks the rear garden, has serving hatch through to the kitchen and a glazed door opens onto the pool side. The dining room, converted from a former double garage is unusually spacious and there is also is a fully fitted study. The kitchen overlooks the rear garden and was refitted by the current owners in 2017. The kitchen has an extensive range of cabinets with sparkle quartz worksurfacing, breakfast bar, contemporary radiator and range of appliance including double oven and American style fridge freezer. Leading off the...

Leisure Facilities  
Projecting out in to the rear garden is an impressive single storey pool room with covers almost 1900 sq ft. Accessed from the main house through the family room and sitting room this recently refurbished space is flooded with natural light through several roof lights and fully glazed patio doors providing views out over the rear garden. The jewel in the crown is a 9m x 6m heated pool which has a maximum depth of 2m and adjacent is space for hot tub (hot tub available by separate negotiation). The shallow end is safe for small children to stand in and play. From the poolside there access to a gym with plant room and his and her shower rooms each fitted with three piece suite. A trap door from the gym leads down to a wine cellar.

First Floor 
A spacious first floor gallery landing provides access to six double bedrooms and a large family bathroom fitted with a five piece suite including a corner shower and bath. The master bedroom is located to the rear and has an extensive range of fitted wardrobes and en suite shower room fitted with a white four piece suite with double shower. Bedroom two and bedroom four both have the benefit of en suite bathrooms.

Outside 
The property occupies a large plot extending to 0.4 of an acre in total. Set back from the road and enjoying a commanding position behind a sweeping in/out drive an extensive paved driveway provides hardstanding for numerous vehicles and access to an integral double garage. The driveway wraps around an area of lawn and a side gate provides wide access to the rear garden. The rear gardens enjoy a north westerly aspect, mainly laid to lawn and include a generous split paved terrace and look out over open farmland to the rear.

Double Garage 
Electrically operated double up-and-over door, panel radiator and personal door to rear hall.

Local Authority 
Charnwood Borough Council.

Services 
All mains services are available and connected. The property has uPVC double glazing and two gas fired Viessmann boilers located in a cupboard accessed from the gym supply the house and pool. There is no water meter.

Directions 
Proceed out of Leicester in a northerly direction along the A607 Belgrave Road bear left onto Loughborough Road and continue until reaching the roundabout at Redhill Circle. Take the third exit onto Birstall Road and continue to the small island in the centre of Birstall. Take the second exit onto Wanlip Lane and continue until reaching Wanlip village. On entering the village proceed along Rectory Road where the property is located on the left hand side identified by our For Sale board.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 October 2018

Nearest stations

  • Syston (1.4 mi)
  • Sileby (2.7 mi)
  • Leicester (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Fine and Country, Woodhouse Eaves

19A Main Street, Woodhouse Eaves, LE12 8RY

01509 431157 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Syston (1.4 mi)
  • Sileby (2.7 mi)
  • Leicester (4.1 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

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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