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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Forest Road, Woodhouse, Loughborough

Guide Price £499,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Family Home
  • Energy Rating G
  • Constructed Circa 1954
  • Conservation Area
  • Lounge
  • Dining Room
  • Breakfast Kitchen
  • Cloakroom & Utility Room
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Bathroom & Separate WC

Full description

A rare opportunity to purchase this substantial detached home set in the picturesque village of Woodhouse. Benefitting from a vernacular quarry stone facade with brick quoins beneath a graduated local Swithland slate roof, set within this delightful conservation area with ease of access to numerous amenities. The property offers excellent scope for alteration and extension (subject to the necessary planning/approvals) and sits central to a generous and well maintained garden plot with garage and driveway. The property itself benefits from a large living room, dining room extension with a double height ceiling, breakfast kitchen, cloakroom and a utility room whilst on the first floor are four bedrooms, bathroom and a separate WC. An internal inspection is highly recommended to appreciate the outstanding potential on offer all set within this highly desirable location.

Location

Woodhouse is a highly desirable Charnwood Forest village situated approximately from excellent local facilities at Quorn. Having serviced the Beaumanor Hall Estate, the village offers an attractive variety of cottages and period properties as well as stunning individual new homes. Situated in the Heart of the Charnwood Forest, the nearby village of Woodhouse Eaves offers excellent pubs and further facilities and other Forest attractions include golf at Charnwood Gold Club, The Beacon, Bradgate Park and Old John. The village is particularly well placed for excellent local schooling at Loughborough, Leicester and Ratcliffe on the Wreake and the intercity rail service to London St Pancras is 1hr 10min from Leicester and 1hr 30min from Loughborough.

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Accommodation 
The property in entered through a timber panelled front door into:

Entrance Porch 
With quarry tiled flooring, window to either side and a single glazed internal door leading into the hallway.

Entrance Hallway 
12' 10" x 6' 0"
Measurements to widest points. Attractive parquet flooring, stained glass window to the side, staircase rising to the first floor landing and useful understairs storage cupboard.

Lounge 
20' 0" x 14' 0"
Secondary leaded double glazed window to the front, secondary double glazed French doors to the side leading into a loggia area, single glazed internal doors to the rear leading to the dining room, attractive parquet flooring and a feature open fireplace with a back boiler and decorative brick surround.

Dining Room 
18' 1" x 16' 5"
An attractive addition to the property featuring a double height apex roof extending to over 11' in height, double glazed French doors to the garden, double glazed window to sides and an internal door to the rear lobby.

Breakfast Kitchen 
13' 7" x 12' 9"
A generously sized breakfast kitchen comprising an ample range of oak fronted base cupboards and drawers. Rolled edged laminate work surfacing with an inset sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Secondary double glazed window to the side, pantry with thrawl and shelving, single glazed door to the rear leading into the rear lobby. Feature cream coloured solid fuel Aga.

Rear Lobby 
13' 5" x 4' 0"
Double glazed door to the rear leading out into the garden, access to the WC, utility room and dining room.

Cloakroom 
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising a low level WC and a wash hand basin.

Utility Room 
13' 2" x 6' 2"
Double glazed window to the rear, a range of storage units, space and plumbing for washing machine, laminate work surfacing, internal door to the garage and tiled floor.

Spacious Landing 
On the first floor approached via a staircase from the entrance hall is the first floor landing with secondary double glazed leaded window to the front and cupboard housing the immersion tank.

Separate WC 
Fitted with a push button WC. Secondary double glazed window to the side.

Bathroom 
9' 5" x 5' 8"
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising a wash hand basin and panelled bath with mixer tap and Mira shower over. Tiling to the wall, heated towel rail/radiator and secondary double glazed window.

Bedroom One 
3.66m to the robes x 2.97m - Fitted wardrobes and secondary double glazed window to the rear.

Bedroom Two 
11' 4" x 9' 10"
Secondary double glazed leaded window to the front and storage cupboard.

Bedroom Three 
12' 0" x 7' 4"
Secondary double glazed window to the rear and fitted wardrobes.

Second Floor 
Comprising:

Attic Bedroom Four 
16' 5" x 9' 1"
Secondary double glazed window to the rear and fitted wardrobe.

Outside - Front 
The property has a delightful appearance with a well maintained lawned garden with surrounding planting. Driveway leading to a single garage, pedestrian gate and pathway to the front door.

Rear Garden 
The rear garden has a large stone patio area, shaped lawn, planted shrubbery borders, outside lighting, coal bunker and an attractive loggia to the side of the property constructed of timber framework and slate roofing.

Agents Note 
The property has either double or secondary double glazed windows. A solid fuel central heating system powered by the open fire in the lounge with a back boiler. The Aga is solid fuel, which heats the hot water through the winter month with the backup of an electrically operated immersion tank on the first floor.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 July 2019

Nearest stations

  • Barrow upon Soar (2.6 mi)
  • Sileby (3.9 mi)
  • Loughborough (3.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Bentons, Melton Mowbray

47 Nottingham Street Melton Mowbray Leicestershire, LE13 1NN

01664 900110 Local call rate

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Bentons, Melton Mowbray

47 Nottingham Street Melton Mowbray Leicestershire, LE13 1NN

01664 900110 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Barrow upon Soar (2.6 mi)
  • Sileby (3.9 mi)
  • Loughborough (3.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bentons, Melton Mowbray

47 Nottingham Street Melton Mowbray Leicestershire, LE13 1NN

01664 900110 Local call rate

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