Get brand editions for Bentons, Melton Mowbray

This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

4 bedroom detached house for sale

Sandy Lane, Scalford, Melton Mowbray

Guide Price £385,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Family Residence
  • Energy Rating D
  • Sought After Village Location
  • Generously Proportioned Rooms
  • Flexible Living Space
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Bathroom & Shower Room
  • 'L' Shaped Living/Dining Room
  • Spacious Breakfast Kitchen
  • Utility Room & Cloakroom

Full description

** STUNNING VILLAGE LOCATION ** An excellent opportunity to acquire a substantial detached family residence with over 1,900 sq ft of accommodation, occupying a generous garden plot within the heart of this highly sought after village. The property was constructed circa 1960's and offers four bedrooms, bathroom, shower room, 'L' shaped living/dining room, breakfast kitchen, utility room and cloakroom. The house offers well maintained gardens with open countryside views in the distance to the rear. The property offers oil fired central heating and uPVC double glazing. An early inspection is highly recommended to appreciate the generous living space on offer.


Scalford is a well serviced village offering a thriving community based around a popular pub, primary school, village shop/post office, garden centre and church. The village is particularly unspoilt and situated just to the North of Melton Mowbray offering further extensive local facilities within commuting distance of Nottingham, Grantham and Leicester (via Six Hills).

Melton Mowbray is a thriving market town offering excellent local shopping and schooling facilities with the added benefit of being within easy commuting distance of the surrounding centres of Leicester, Nottingham, Loughborough, Grantham, Oakham and Stamford. Superb private schooling is available at nearby Oakham in addition to the Loughborough Endowed Schools, Ratcliffe College and Leicester Grammar School. The town is situated on the Leicester/Peterborough/Stansted railway with an excellent intercity service to London available from both Grantham and Leicester (approximately 1 hour).


Rear Garden 
To the rear is a landscaped rear garden with areas of shaped lawn, low maintenance pebble covered areas, summerhouse and a superb variety of shrubs and plants. There is a further area of garden to the left hand side which has a further lawned areas, covered area, planted borders, storage sheds and an oil tank for the central heating. This area of garden offers elevated views over rolling countryside in the distance.

Mains electric and drainage are connected to the property. The floor mounted oil fired central heating boiler is located in a boiler house cupboard accessed from the garden.

Ground Floor Shower Room 
6' 8" x 6' 8"
Refitted with a contemporary high quality white three piece suite comprising a low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap over and a corner spa shower cubicle with recessed spa shower jets and overhead drench shower head. Full tiling to the walls, tiled floor and uPVC double glazed window to the rear.

Approached via a staircase from the entrance hall with two uPVC double glazed windows to the rear providing delightful views over the rear garden, neighbouring gardens and open fields beyond. Access to loft space, radiator and storage cupboards.

Bedroom Three 
13' 6" x 11' 7"
With a uPVC double glazed window to the rear and radiator.

Family Bathroom 
11' 7" x 9' 9"
Measurements to widest points. Refitted with a contemporary white three piece suite comprising a low level WC, wall mounted wash hand basin and deep panelled bath with mixer tap. Tiled splashbacks to walls, tiled flooring, display niches, fitted storage cupboards, heated towel rail/radiator, recessed ceiling spotlights and uPVC double. glazed window to the rear.

Bedroom Four 
17' 3" x 14' 5"
Measurement at widest points with uPVC double glazed window to the rear, eaves storage space and radiator.

Outside - Front 
The property has a substantial garden frontage with hardstanding area for off road parking with further potential to expand this if required. The front garden is particularly well stocked with a delightful array of shrubs and plants offering a variety of texture and colour. There are areas of shaped lawn and a feature central raised pond, exterior lighting, picket fence, pathway and gated side access to the rear of the property.

Entrance Hall 
14' 10" x 7' 0"
With a contemporary styled staircase rising to the first floor landing, tiled flooring and uPVC double glazed windows to the front.

'L' Shaped Lounge/Diner 
22' 0" x 21' 2"

Lounge Area 
With a large uPVC double glazed picture window to the front elevation overlooking the front garden and uPVC double glazed French doors opening onto the rear garden. Radiator and TV aerial point.

12' 2" x 8' 10"
Fitted with an ample range of contemporary base cupboards and drawers and matching eye level units finished with a wood laminate frontage. High gloss black granite effect laminate roll edge work surfacing with tiled splashbacks and inset sink. Electric oven, hob and extractor fan, integrated full size dishwasher and two integrated fridges. Heated towel rail/radiator, tiled flooring, uPVC double glazed window to the rear and archway through to:

Breakfast Room 
13' 0" x 8' 3"
With a uPVC double glazed window to the front overlooking the front garden, further matching storage units with work top, tiled flooring and ample space for breakfast table and chairs.

Dining Area 
With uPVC double glazed picture window to the front elevation, radiator and internal double doors leading through to the kitchen.

Utility Room 
8' 3" x 7' 6"
With uPVC window and door to the rear, tiled flooring, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, tall larder storage cupboard and radiator.

Fitted with a white two piece suite comprising a low level WC and wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splashback. uPVC double glazed window to the side, tiled flooring and extractor fan.

Bedroom One 
20' 6" x 11' 10"
This is a substantial master bedroom which has alternative uses as an additional ground floor reception room with uPVC double glazed windows to the side and rear and radiator.

The property is entered via a uPVC double glazed door into:

Bedroom Two 
12' 0" x 10' 9"
This room is currently used as a second bedroom but alternatively could be used as an additional reception room with a uPVC double glazed window to the front, fitted shelving, storage cupboard and radiator.

More information from this agent

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 June 2017

Map & Street View

Disclaimer - Property reference BNT170417. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Bentons, Melton Mowbray. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* Average speeds are based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on Speed can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to your property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. You should have the right to exit your contract without penalty if this happens. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.