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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Chapel Lane, Somerby, Melton Mowbray

Under Offer £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial Detached Family Home
  • Energy Rating F
  • In Need of Modernisation
  • Sought After Village Location
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Breakfast Kitchen & Utility Room
  • Double Garage & Driveway
  • Various Outbuildings
  • Excellent Potential

Full description

An exciting and rare opportunity to purchase this substantial double fronted detached stone built property which has excellent potential and requires general modernisation and refurbishment throughout. The property is set in a tucked away position within this highly sought after village well placed for access to nearby Oakham and Melton Mowbray. The property has driveway, double garage, generous gardens and is particularly attractive with its quaint village setting and stone facade. This is an excellent opportunity to create a stunning family home within a sought after and established location. Currently the property has accommodation which in brief comprises entrance porch, entrance hall, two formal reception rooms, kitchen, pantry, utility, three bedrooms, store room and bathroom. There are various outbuildings and double garage.

Location

Somerby is situated close to the Rutland/Leicestershire border and is a hilltop village offering a good range of local facilities including primary school, health centre, well known pub with restaurant, village hall, children's play area, sports pitch, church and post office/general store. The village is within the Catmose College catchment area and also has long established ties with equestrian activities being well known for a large riding school with livery stables. The village is also particularly well placed for fast access to Melton Mowbray, Oakham, Leicester, Stamford, Market Harborough, Peterborough and London via the A1. The village is made up of a large number of stone and brick period properties and cottages. The local beauty spot of Burrough Hill is also nearby.

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Entrance Porch 
7' 9" x 4' 6"
With apex roof, timber panelled front door, windows to the front and side elevations, quarry tiled flooring, single glazed double internal doors giving access through to:

Entrance Hall 
With staircase rising to the first floor landing, access to the ground floor reception rooms.

Sitting Room 
12' 0" x 11' 7"
With feature fireplace, window to the front and side elevations, electric storage heater, glazed internal door leading through to the rear hallway.

Lounge 
11' 6" x 13' 1"
With feature fireplace, built-in alcove store cupboard, window to the front, door to the kitchen.

Breakfast Kitchen 
9' 0" x 12' 5"
With window to the rear and side elevations, door to the side, stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit and drainer, storage cupboards, laminate worktops, tiled splashbacks, electric storage heater.

Rear Hall 
6' 5" x 3' 0"
Having doorway giving access to understairs storage cupboard, doorway giving access to pantry.

Pantry 
6' 1" x 4' 8"
With fitted shelving and window to the rear.

Utility Room 
9' 0" x 8' 0"
With single glazed timber panelled door to the side elevation, storage cupboard with fitted shelving.

Cellar 
Access through the understairs storage cupboard.

First Floor Landing 
With access to all rooms.

Bedroom One 
12' 6" x 11' 9"
With window to the front and side, ample space for double bed and bedroom furniture and side elevations and electric storage heater.

Bedroom Two 
11' 6" x 12' 6"
With window to the front elevation, electric storage heater, ample space for double bed and bedroom furniture and useful storage cupboard.

Bedroom Three 
12' 7" x 9' 2"
With window to the side, ample space for double bed and bedroom furniture.

Storage Room 
5' 2" x 7' 2"
With internal window to the bathroom, this room could be incorporated into the bathroom space or used as storage.

Bathroom 
8' 1" x 8' 2"
With a three piece suite comprising WC, wash hand basin, panelled bath with wall mounted Mira Sport electric shower, cupboard with hot water cylinder, window to side and electric storage heater.

Outside to the Front 
The property has a mature front garden with crazy paved pathway leading to the front door. There is gated access to a pebble covered driveway. At the side of the property there are further mature gardens with a pathway which leads through to a grassed area and mature shrubbery with post and rail fence on the boundary. There is a substantial garage block with outbuildings consisting of:

Outbuilding One 
6' 3" x 7' 4"
Having double doors and window to the side.

Outbuilding Two/Coal Bunker 
5' 5" x 9' 1"
With door to the side and window to the side.

Outbuilding Three 
16' 10" x 8' 0"
With window to the rear and side elevations and stable door to the front.

Garage One 
Door to rear eleavtion.

Garage Two 
Window overlooking rear garden.

Outside to the Rear 
There is a utility yard area to the side of the kitchen with access to work shop. There is outside WC and shed.

Work Shop 
8' 9" x 5' 5"
Having window to the side, power and lighting.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 November 2019

Nearest station

  • Oakham (5.0 mi)
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Bentons, Melton Mowbray

47 Nottingham Street Melton Mowbray Leicestershire, LE13 1NN

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01664 900110 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Oakham (5.0 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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