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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Back Lane, East Farndon, Market Harborough

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed
  • Three reception rooms
  • Dining kitchen
  • Utility room and downstairs WC
  • Master bedroom with ensuite
  • Four further double bedrooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Rear gardens and paddock with orchard
  • Plot of approximately 0.5 of an acre
  • No upward chain

Full description

A DECEPTIVELY SPACIOUS, Grade II Listed former farmhouse, steeped in history retaining much charm and CHARACTER located in an elevated position on a plot of approximately 0.5 OF AN ACRE in the highly sought after village of East Farndon, approximately 2 MILES from Market Harborough.

Ground Floor Accommodation - The property enjoys many original features to include exposed beamed ceilings, window shutters, fireplaces and flooring. The property is entered via a timber door into an entrance hall with the original terracotta tile flooring and stairs rising to the first floor with an under stairs storage cupboard. To the left of the entrance hall is the dual aspect dining room (currently used as an office) which benefits from a feature fireplace with exposed brick work and a multi fuel burner inset. To the right is the sitting room with a stunning diamond paned window to the side elevation and an open fire with a timber mantle and ornate cast iron surround.

To the rear of the entrance hall is where the dual aspect dining kitchen is located. It benefits from a range of cupboards and drawers with Corian work surfaces over designed and fitted by Harborough Kitchens. There is space and plumbing for white goods and a four oven Aga set in an Inglenook style fireplace with timber mantle. There is a door to the side elevation to the courtyard and a door to the rear giving access to the utility room, which benefits from further storage and cupboards with work surfaces over, a stainless steel sink with drainer, and is where the oil boiler can be found. Off the utility room is a door to the courtyard, a downstairs WC and a further reception room.

First Floor Accommodation - Stairs rise to the galleried first floor landing with a window to the front elevation. There are two double bedrooms to the front of the property both enjoying dual aspects. A door off the landing gives access to a well-proportioned inner landing which overlooks the side elevation and benefits from a walk-in storage cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. To the right is a family bathroom with timber flooring, a window to the side elevation, a free standing bath, walk-in shower, WC and his and hers wash hand basins into a vanity unit. The master bedroom is located to the rear of the property with windows overlooking the rear garden and views beyond. This room benefits from an ensui

Outside - To the left of the property timber double gates give access into the private courtyard which provides ample off road parking. There are gardens to the side and rear of the property, which due to the elevated position of the property, offer a high degree of privacy and benefit from views over open countryside, with Market Harborough in the distance. The mature gardens are mainly laid to lawn with fruit trees and herbaceous shrub borders. To the rear of the garden, a five bar timber gate gives access into the paddock with an orchard.

Location - The village of East Farndon lies close to Market Harborough which is some two miles distant and contains a comprehensive range of shops, commercial centre, theatre, leisure centre, golf course and rail connection to London St. Pancras in just under an hour. The city of Leicester provides an extensive array of leisure amenities and thriving shopping centres. The area is well known for schooling with preparatory available at Spratton, Great Glen, Maidwell and Uppingham and senior at Uppingham, Oakham, Oundle, Leicester and Rugby.

Directional Note - From Market Harborough take the A4304 in the Lutterworth direction. Prior to leaving Market Harborough take a left hand turn as signposted to East Farndon. On entering the village, continue on Main Street, taking the right hand turn into Back Lane, where the property can be found on the right hand side as indicated by our agents for sale board.

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25 January 2019

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13 Church Street, Market Harborough, LE16 7AA

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13 Church Street, Market Harborough, LE16 7AA

01858 790100 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Market Harborough (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

James Sellicks Estate Agents, Market Harborough

13 Church Street, Market Harborough, LE16 7AA

01858 790100 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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