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3 bedroom house for sale

Main Street, Swithland, Loughborough

Guide Price £375,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Delightful Character Converted Chapel
  • Energy Rating E
  • Three Good Sized Bedrooms
  • Large Wet Room
  • Open-plan Living Room and Fitted Dining Kitchen
  • Gas Fired Central Heating & Sealed Unit Double Glazing
  • Off Road Parking for Two Vehicles
  • Patio and Private Sunny Garden
  • No Chain
  • Open Views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Situated on the very edge of Swithland village with outstanding views, a fascinating Grade II listed converted chapel offering three good sized bedrooms and large wet room and featuring an open-plan spacious living room and fitted dining kitchen. With off road parking for two vehicles, patio and private west facing garden to the side the property is set back from the road with a further lawned front garden and offers gas fired central heating and sealed unit double glazing. In all, an ideal property for retirement buyers or professional couples within one of Charnwood Forest's most residential locations. No Chain.

Location

Swithland is a highly desirable village in the heart of Charnwood Forest with an active community revolving around the primary school, a smart gastro pub/restaurant (The Griffin) and church. The village is famously associated with Swithland slate which for centuries has been used for construction and particularly roofing slate which is characterised by its attractive graduated construction which can be seen on this and numerous other properties across Leicestershire. Swithland reservoir a nature reserve and area of outstanding natural beauty is situated just outside the village. The Great Central Steam Railway runs past the village on the line from Loughborough to Birstall and crosses the reservoir itself via a magnificent arched bridge. There are extensive shops/facilities at the nearby villages of Rothley, Quorn and Woodhouse Eaves. Charnwood Forest is well known for its outstanding property picturesque villages, natural tourist attractions including Old John in Bradgate Park (the former home of Lady Jane Grey), The Outwoods and The Beacon. Golf is at nearby Rothley Park Golf Club and local shopping facilities are available at nearby Woodhouse Eaves and Rothley. Private schooling is available at the excellent Endowed Schools in Loughborough and the area is particularly well placed for commuting to Leicester and London via the direct train service from Leicester and the M1 at Markfield.

Directions

Proceeding into Swithland from Woodhouse Eaves, the property can be found almost immediately on the right hand side as identifiable by our for sale sign.


Accommodation 
The property is entered via a solid panel front door with light over into:

Spacious Living Room 
19' 0" x 13' 6"
With high ceiling with LED spotlights, stairs to first floor with useful cupboard under, two double glazed windows to front, further double glazed window to side overlooking driveway and garden, radiator and off:

Open-plan Fitted Dining Kitchen 
18' 9" x 13' 8"
With beamed ceilings, range of work surfacing, Belfast sink unit, cream fronted cupboards and drawers under, tiled splashbacks, Rangemaster range style cooker with twin ovens, five ring gas hob and Hotpoint extractor hood in stainless steel, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, plumbing for American style fridge/freezer, radiator, LED spotlights, double glazed French doors opening onto side patio and west facing garden enjoying afternoon and evening sun.

On the First Floor 
Approached via a staircase from the living room:

Split Level First Floor Landing 
With exposed roof truss, radiator, LED spotlights, off which is a deep built-in hanging wardrobe, hanging rail and shelving.

Bedroom One 
11' 8" x 9' 4"
With exposed beam, double radiator, sealed double glazed window overlooking the side garden and open views.

Bedroom Two 
11' 1" x 8' 3"
With sealed double windows to front and side, built-in cupboard and radiator.

Bedroom Three 
7' 11" x 10' 5"
With sealed double glazed windows to front and side, exposed beam.

Large Wet Room/Shower Room 
10' 11" x 9' 2"
With large walk-in fully tiled shower with shelving and glass shower screen, attractive matching tiled flooring, tiled window sill with double glazed window with blind, radiator, exposed beams, wash hand basin by Adelphi, low level WC, colourwash off white panelling and spotlights.

Outside 
To the front of the property is a pretty foregarden laid to lawn enclosed by dry stone walling with several shrubs and planted borders. A new driveway leads into the side of the property providing hardstanding for two vehicles, is enclosed by timber panelled fencing and in addition to which is an attractive side garden laid to ornamental sun terrace with lawn area beyond. The garden area is west facing and thus enjoys afternoon and evening sun and the property at the front enjoys an attractive open aspect being situated on the very edge of Swithland village.

Fixtures and Fittings 
All fitted carpets, curtains and light fittings are included.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
04 May 2019

Nearest stations

  • Barrow upon Soar (3.2 mi)
  • Sileby (3.8 mi)
  • Loughborough (4.6 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

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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 (3.2 mi)
  • Sileby (3.8 mi)
  • Loughborough (4.6 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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