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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Hereward Drive, Thurnby

Sold STC £275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Bungalow in cul-de-sac
  • Extended Well Appointed Interior
  • Hall & Spacious Lounge/Diner
  • Breakfast Kitchen & Utility Room
  • 2 Good Bedrooms & Bathroom
  • Garage, Parking, Lovely Garden

Full description

A particularly well presented, appointed and extended, detached bungalow on a large cul-de-sac plot with spacious, gas centrally heated, sealed unit double glazed accommodation including entrance lobby, reception hall, L-shaped lounge/diner, extended breakfast kitchen with family area, separate utility room, two good bedrooms, family bathroom, an attached single garage, additional off-road parking and a delightful, large, landscaped rear garden, situated in this convenient and favoured east Leicester suburb. EPC D

General Information: - The sought-after suburb of Thurnby is located to the east of the City of Leicester and is well known for its popularity in terms of convenience for ease of access to the afore-mentioned centre of employment and all the excellent amenities therein, as well as the market towns of Melton Mowbray, Oakham, Uppingham and Market Harborough, some of the county's most attractive rolling countryside with its many scenic country walks and golf courses, Rutland Water with its fishing, sailing, cycling and walking pursuits, and the Ring Road which links nearby Scraptoft Lane to Junction 21 of the M1\M69 motorway network for travel north, south and west, as well as the adjoining Fosse Park and Meridian shopping, entertainment, retail and business centres.

The suburb of Thurnby lies about five miles to the east of the Leicester City centre, on the A47 Uppingham Road, and offers a good range of local amenities including a Parish Church, village pub, garage\store and the St. Luke's Primary School filtering into Gartree and Beauchamp Colleges at nearby Oadby.

General Description: - Situated in a cul-de-sac location this favoured village and suburb to the east of the City centre, this detached bungalow has been extended to provide spacious, particularly well presented and appointed accommodation briefly comprising an entrance lobby, reception hall, L-shaped lounge/dining room, extended breakfast kitchen with family area, separate utility room, two bedrooms and a bathroom with three-piece white suite. The property also benefits from a delightful, landscaped rear garden, together with an attached single garage and additional off-road parking for up to five vehicles.

Demanding inspection for full appreciation, the spacious, gas centrally heated, sealed unit double glazed accommodation is set out all on the ground floor, as detailed below:-



Detailed Accommodation -

All On The Ground Floor: - UPVC framed and panelled part leaded sealed unit double obscure glazed front entrance door with external lantern style light fitting adjacent provides access to:

Entrance Lobby - With leaded sealed unit double obscure glazed window, coved ceiling with light fitting and door to garage. Part obscure glazed inner door with matching side window to:

Reception Hall - With central heating radiator, telephone point, wall-mounted central heating thermostat, coved ceiling with light fitting, roof void access and built-in shelved cloaks cupboard. The hall leads to:

L-Shaped Lounge/Dining Room - Comprising:-



Side Dining Area - 9'1 x 11'5 (2.77m x 3.48m) - With sealed unit double glazed side window fitted with vertical blinds, central heating radiator and coved ceiling with light fitting. The dining area is open-plan to:

Front Lounge - 18'0 x 11'5 (5.49m x 3.48m) - With sealed unit double glazed bow picture window to front elevation fitted with vertical blinds, feature 'Adam' style fireplace with inset coal effect electric fire to marble effect surround and hearth, central heating radiator, t.v. and telephone points, coved ceiling with light fitting and further sealed unit double glazed side picture window fitted with vertical blinds.



Extended Breakfast Kitchen - WITH FAMILY AREA, comprising:-

Breakfast Kitchen - 19'9 x 10'3 (6.02m x 3.12m) - Being well equipped and fitted with units and equipment including one-and-a-half bowl polycarbonate sink and drainer unit with hot and cold mixer tap inset to rolled edge worktop with 'Bosch' dishwasher and range of cupboards under, tiled splashbacks and single wall cupboard over. Appliances including 'Range Master' five-plate cooking range with twin ovens and grill having stainless steel 'Range Master' cooker hood over inset to two single wall cupboards and worktop adjacent with five drawers under.



Further U-shaped worktop extending into a breakfast bar with range of drawers and cupboards under, tiled splashbacks, two double wall cupboards over and two double tall-boy wall cupboard units with intervening fridge\freezer housing for American style refrigerator with cupboard over. Also with central heating radiator, recessed ceiling spotlighting, UPVC framed and panelled part sealed unit double obscure glazed external side door and twin sealed unit double glazed French doors to rear garden with matching side window. The breakfast kitchen is open-plan to:

Family Area/Conservatory - 11'0 x 6'1 (3.35m x 1.85m) - With ceramic tiled floor, sealed unit double glazed surrounds fitted with vertical blinds, sealed unit double glazed pitched roof and double doors to bedroom 1.

Bedroom 1 (Rear) - 14'1 x 12'2 (4.29m x 3.71m) - With sealed unit double glazed front picture window, central heating radiator, coved ceiling with light fitting and range of built-in furniture comprising three double part mirror-fronted hanging and shelved wardrobes with adjoining matching dressing table having knee-hole and seven drawers under, matching mirror over, and double sealed unit double glazed French doors with matching side windows to family area.

Bedroom 2 (Front) - 11'0 x 8'5 (3.35m x 2.57m) - With central heating radiator, sealed unit double glazed side window with blind, coved ceiling with lazy light pull switch and light fitting and range of built-in furniture comprising double hanging and shelved wardrobe with matching adjoining chest of six drawers having mirror over.



Family Bathroom - Being fully tiled with three-piece white suite comprising panelled bath with hot and cold mixer tap and rainshower over incorporating separate flexi hose to glazed shower screen with matching door, pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold mixer tap and low level w.c. Also with ceramic tiled floor, upright heated towel rail\radiator, electric shaver point, sealed unit double obscure glazed side window with blind and coved ceiling with recessed spotlighting.

Outside: - The property occupies a good sized plot and is set well back from Hereward Drive behind a grass verge and an open-plan, lawned front garden featuring a rockery and borders of shrubs and bushes. The tarmacadam side driveway provides extensive off-road parking space for up to five vehicles and gives access to an ATTACHED SINGLE BRICK BUILT GARAGE measuring 19'2 x 8'5 with metal up-and-over door, strip lighting, gas and electric meters, electric fuse board, roof void access for storage purposes, two work benches, wall shelving and internal door to entrance vestibule. Further internal door to:



Separate Utility Room - 8'0 x 7'6 (2.44m x 2.29m) - With fitted single bowl sink and drainer unit with hot and cold mixer tap inset to rolled edge worktop with tiled splashback over, cupboard and plumbing for automatic washing machine under, further rolled edge worktop with two drawers, double cupboard and additional utility space under, tiled splashback over and striplighting. Also with ceramic tiled floor, two sealed unit double obscure glazed windows and UPVC framed and panelled part sealed unit double obscure glazed external door to rear garden.

Large Rear Garden - The large rear garden has been beautifully landscaped to create a lower flagged patio area with steps up to a shaped lawn with particularly well stocked side borders of specimen shrubs and bushes, a further circular patio half way up the garden and a stepped approach to a raised deck with adjoining retaining sleepers and mature tree screen to rear. There is also a security light to the lower patio area and two lantern style garden lights. To the side of the property is an external cold water tap and pedestrian access to the front.

Further Garden View -



Services: - All mains services are understood to be connected. Central heating is gas fired and electric power points are fitted throughout the property which is double glazed with sealed units.

Fixtures And Fittings: - All fixtures and fittings mentioned in the sales particulars, together with fitted floor coverings, blinds and light fittings, are included in the sale.

Viewing: - Strictly through Moore & York Ltd., who will be pleased to supply any further information required and arrange appropriate appointments.

Floor Plans: - Purchasers should note that if a floor plan is included within property particulars it is intended to show the relationship between rooms and does not reflect exact dimensions or indeed seek to exactly replicate the layout of the property. Floor plans are produced for guidance only and are not to scale. Purchasers must satisfy themselves of matters of importance by inspection or advice from their Surveyor or Solicitor.

Making An Offer: - As part of our service to our Vendors, we have a responsibility to ensure that all potential buyers are in a position to proceed with any offer they make and would therefore ask any potential purchaser to speak with our Mortgage Advisor to discuss and establish how they intend to fund their purchase. Additionally, we can offer Independent Financial Advice and are able to source mortgages from the whole of the market, helping you secure the best possible deal and potentially saving you money.

If you are making a cash offer, we will ask you to confirm the source and availability of your funds in order to present your offer in the best possible light to our Vendor.



Important Information: - Although we endeavour to ensure the accuracy of property details we have not tested any services, heating, plumbing, equipment or apparatus, fixtures or fittings and no guarantee can be given or implied that they are connected, in working order or fit for purpose. We may not have had sight of legal documentation confirming tenure or other details and any references made are based upon information supplied in good faith by the Vendor.

The Vendor(s) of this property has (have) completed a Property Information Questionnaire which provides prospective purchasers with important information about the property which you may wish to consider before viewing or making an offer. Please enquire with the relevant office if you would like to view a copy.

Please would you contact Moore & York to check the availability of any property and make a viewing appointment via ourselves before embarking on any journey to see a property to avoid disappointment.

Directions - Proceed out of Leicester in an easterly direction along the A47 Humberstone\Uppingham Road, continuing through Humberstone and the outskirts of Evington into Thurnby. After passing through the traffic light junction with Station Road ('Coles Nurseries'), take the first turn on the left into Hereward Drive, where the property can eventually be identified on the right hand side of the road, as identified by the agents for sale board.

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Added on Rightmove:
18 January 2018

Nearest stations

  • Leicester (3.5 mi)
  • Syston (4.6 mi)
  • South Wigston (5.2 mi)
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44, Granby Street, Leicester, LE1 1DH

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44, Granby Street, Leicester, LE1 1DH

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Nearest stations

  • Leicester (3.5 mi)
  • Syston (4.6 mi)
  • South Wigston (5.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Moore & York, Granby Street

44, Granby Street, Leicester, LE1 1DH

0116 452 0072 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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