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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Edith Murphy Close, Birstall, Leicestershire

£285,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive Luxurious Apartment
  • Energy Rating C
  • Set Within a Grade II Listed Country House
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms/Shower Rooms
  • Commanding Living Room
  • Large Dining Kitchen
  • High Quality Fittings Throughout
  • Original Features
  • Communal Gardens and Allocated Parking

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

A rare offering to the market, this substantially sized apartment is located on the first floor of this grand Grade II listed country house converted into seven exclusive apartments. The property boasts substantial sized living accommodation, impressively high ceilings and a blend of character and high quality fittings, there are solid oak doors, a mixture of beautiful herringbone oak parquet flooring and natural stone tiled flooring throughout, there is a bespoke handmade kitchen with granite work surfaces and integrated appliances, two double bedrooms with a master bedroom having a luxurious en-suite with Jacuzzi bath and separate shower. The main shower room also has a built-in sauna and there is an imposing living room measuring nearly 8m x over 5.5m with original fireplace and sash and multi-bay window. The property is currently tenanted and would make either an ongoing investment or a fabulous home set in an exclusive setting. In addition to the private living accommodation is an original entrance portico hallway with elegant stone staircase with lantern light above. Electric gates provide secure access to single parking and additional visitors parking. The property is available with no upward chain and early viewing is strongly recommended.

Location

Birstall is a well serviced village on the northern outskirts of the city, offering an extensive range of local shopping facilities and schooling for all ages. The nearby A6 afford fast access to Loughborough and Leicester city centre, whilst the A46 just to the north provides access to the M1.

Directions

Proceed from Leicester along St Margaret's Way A6 heading towards Loughborough, crossing over the Redhill roundabout into Birstall on the Loughborough Road A6. Turn eventually left into Goscote Hall Road and then right into Edith Murphy Close where Goscote Hall is then situated immediately in front of you.


Communal Hallway 
Having impressive original solid doors to the front elevation into a large and welcoming communal hallway with natural stone flooring and return staircase with large lantern light flooding natural light into the space and stairs rising to the second floor.

Landing 
Having double solid oak doors leading through into the private entrance hallway.

Private Entrance Hall 
8' 8" x 6' 11"
With natural stone tiled flooring, central heating radiator, a generous built-in cupboard housing a wall mounted Worcester Bosch gas central heating boiler and large hot water cylinder, doors lead through to:

Shower Room 
8' 9" x 10' 3"
Fitted with a white three piece high quality suite comprising a large shower cubicle with and two shower heads, wash hand basin with mixer top and granite vanity top and a WC with a built-in cistern and granite tops over. Tiling to the walls and marble tiled flooring. The real feature within the room is the sauna which has a tiled floor, recessed spotlights to ceiling and fitted bench seating which is to be included with the property.

Lounge/Dining Room 
25' 11" x 19' 0"
A highly commanding living space of vast proportion with high level ceiling, decorative cornicing, spotlights throughout and an attractive herringbone oak parquet solid floor. There is a large walk-in bay to the side elevation with three floor to ceiling sash windows with far reaching views out across the gardens and across Leicestershire beyond. There are two central heating radiators, television point, a wall mounted telephone intercom system and a central open fireplace with granite hearth and mantelpiece, large archway through to:

Dining Kitchen 
15' 4" x 13' 7"
Also benefiting from beautiful high ceilings and having a dual aspect with sliding sash windows to the front and side elevation. Fitted with a hand crafted kitchen comprising a range of painted solid base cupboards and drawers and matching eye level units. Granite work tops with an inset one and a half bowl ceramic sink and drainer unit with mixer tap. Integrated appliances include a Siemens electric oven, space for a microwave, a four ring hob with extractor fan over, dishwasher and space for a freestanding fridge freezer and washing machine, Natural stone tiling to the walls, spotlights and decorative cornicing to the ceiling and ample space for a large dining table and chairs.

Bedroom One 
16' 0" x 13' 3"
A sizeable master bedroom also having the benefit of a dual aspect with tall sliding sash windows to the side and rear elevations, herringbone oak parquet solid wood flooring, central heating radiator, spotlights and coving to ceiling and door through to:

En-suite Bathroom 
10' 11" x 9' 1"
A luxurious four piece bathroom suite consisting of a Jacuzzi bath with mixer tap and pull out shower head, a large raised shower cubicle with wall mounted controls and twin shower head, wall mounted wash hand basin and low level WC set within a vanity unit with granite tops. Natural stone tiling to the walls and floor, chrome heated towel rail/radiator, sliding sash window to the rear elevation, high ceiling with spotlighting and extractor fan.

Bedroom Two 
15' 11" x 9' 5"
A second double bedroom also benefiting from an herringbone oak parquet floor with sash windows to the rear elevation, two central heating radiators and high ceilings with coving.

Outside 
The property has allocated parking set within the secure gated car park with a range of visitor parking to each side of the building. There is also communal grounds located to the right hand side of the building which are mainly lawned surrounded by well-established hedge and tree rows.

Agents Note 
The apartment is Leasehold with a 250 year lease commencing from 2018. The service charge and ground rent is to be confirmed payable per calendar year which includes the running costs and maintenance of the grounds, electric gate, lighting, maintenance of all communal areas including the exterior of the property and in buildings insurance.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 October 2018

Nearest stations

  • Syston (2.4 mi)
  • Leicester (3.0 mi)
  • Sileby (4.0 mi)
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Bentons, Melton Mowbray

47 Nottingham Street Melton Mowbray Leicestershire, LE13 1NN

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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

  • Syston (2.4 mi)
  • Leicester (3.0 mi)
  • Sileby (4.0 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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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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