3 bedroom detached house for sale

Peterborough Avenue, Oakham

£465,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Twin-level Property
  • Requires Refurbushment Throughout
  • Exceptionally Spacious, Flexible Interior
  • Large Wrap-around Gardens (very overgrown)
  • Lounge, Dining Room, Study
  • Kitchen, Utility
  • 3 Large Double Bedrooms
  • 3 Bath-/Shower Rooms
  • Large Dbl Garage, Workshop, Parking
  • Energy Rating: E

Full description

Detached twin-level property in need of extensive modernisation and refurbishment set on a large plot in Oakham's most prestigious residential area.

Fitted with ducted warm-air central heating and sealed-unit double glazing, an exceptionally spacious accommodation provides a unique opportunity to create a stunning family home in a much sought-after location. The interior requires updating throughout and would perhaps benefit from re-configuring.

The property is offered with vacant possession and early viewing is recommended.

Description - Detached twin-level property in need of extensive modernisation and refurbishment set on a large but very overgrown plot in Oakham's most prestigious residential area.

Fitted with ducted warm-air central heating and sealed-unit double glazing, an exceptionally spacious accommodation provides a unique opportunity to create a stunning family home in a much sought-after location. The interior requires updating throughout and would perhaps benefit from re-configuring.

The property is offered with vacant possession and early viewing is recommended.

The interior can be summarised as follows:

UPPER GROUND FLOOR: Entrance Vestibule, Reception Hall, open-plan Lounge and Dining Room, Study, Kitchen, Side Porch, Master Suite of large Bedroom, Dressing Room and en-suite Bathroom, further generously-proportioned double Bedroom, separate Bathroom;

LOWER GROUND FLOOR: Hall, further spacious double Bedroom, Bathroom, Utility Room.

OUTSIDE there is a very large double Garage, Workshop, ample off-road parking and wrap-around gardens to front, side and rear.

Accommodation -

Upper Ground Floor -

Entrance Vestibule - Glazed entrance door with matching glazed side panels overlooking privately screened front garden.

Reception Hall - Large built-in double cloaks cupboard with hanger rail and shelf, fitted wall-light, staircase leading down to lower ground floor, window to front, glazed double door leading to Lounge.

Open-Plan Lounge/Diner - comprising:

Lounge - 4.65m x 6.02m + large recess (15'3" x 19'9" + larg - Feature marble tiled fireplace housing open grate and including matching raised hearth, built-in corner cupboard and shelf unit, built-in recess (previously used for housing TV set), larger recess with fitted cupboard, three warm-air ducts, ceiling cornice, sliding patio doors overlooking mature, overgrown rear garden, archway leading through to Dining Room.



Dining Room - 3.66m x 3.28m (12'0" x 10'9") - Two warm-air ducts, ceiling cornice, window to side overlooking mature, overgrown garden, sliding patio doors giving access to rear garden.

Kitchen - 3.78m x 3.45m (12'5" x 11'4") - Range of fitted units comprising extensive formica work surfaces, inset double-drainer stainless steel sink unit, base cupboard and drawer units, matching eye-level wall cupboards, two tall store cupboards and space for slot-in cooker with extractor hood above.

Tiled splash-backs, two warm-air ducts, dual-aspect windows to front and side overlooking overgrown gardens, door to side porch.

Side Porch - Glazed door to front with matching side panels overlooking gardens.

Off Lounge: -

Study - 4.78m x 3.00m (15'8" x 9'10") - Fitted units with sliding doors and integral shelving, two warm-air ducts, wall-light points, sliding patio doors leading to overgrown gardens.

Off Reception Hall: -

Master Suite - comprising:

Bedroom One - 4.55m x 4.09m (14'11" x 13'5") - Fitted units comprising two double wardrobes with central dressing table and cupboards above, two warm-air ducts, wall-light points, window overlooking overgrown rear garden.

Dressing Room - Fitted wardrobes with sliding doors, integral shelves and hanger rails, built-in cupboard with hot water cylinder.

En-Suite Bathroom - 3.07m x 2.39m (10'1" x 7'10") - Four-piece coloured suite comprising low-level WC, pedestal hand basin, double-ended bath and separate shower enclosure.

Fully tiled splash-backs and matching mostly tiled walls, electric heated towel rail, warm-air duct, window to side.

Bedroom Two - 5.36m x 3.33m (17'7" x 10'11") - Range of fitted wardrobes with central dressing table and cupboards above, two warm-air ducts, two windows to front.

Bathroom - 3.07m x 2.08m (10'1" x 6'10") - Three-piece white suite comprising low-level WC, panelled bath and inset hand basin with adjoining vanity top and cupboards beneath. Tiled splash-backs and matching mostly tiled walls, electric heated towel rail, warm-air duct, window to side.















Lower Ground Floor -

Hall - Built-in store cupboard with fitted shelving, boiler cupboard housing ducted warm-air central heating boiler, ceiling-mounted warm-air duct, wall-light points, door to double Garage.

Bedroom Three - 4.60m x 3.15m (15'1" x 10'4") - Built-in double wardrobe with hanger rail and shelf, built-in dressing table, ceiling-mounted warm-air duct, window to rear.

Bathroom - 1.93m x 2.13m (6'4" x 7'0") - Three-piece suite comprising panelled bath, low-level WC and pedestal hand basin. Tiled walls.

Utility Room - 2.08m x 2.26m + large door recess (6'10" x 7'5" + - Stainless steel sink unit with cupboards beneath, plumbing for washing machine, built-in cupboard, tiled floor, external glazed door with matching side panel.

Outside -

Double Garage - 7.32 x 12.50 max (24'0" x 41'0" max) - Very large garage and storage area with work bench, light and power and up-and-over door.. Room for up to four vehicles.

Workshop - 4.62m x 2.67m (15'2" x 8'9") - Range of fitted work benches, wall shelving, built-in double cupboard, ceiling-mounted warm-air duct and window to rear.

Front Garden - A driveway leads down to the side of the property giving access to an extensive parking area and the double Garage.

Immediately to the front of the property there are garden borders stocked with a huge variety of shrubs and bushes.

Side Garden - There is large area of garden to the side of the property with shrubs and bushes.

Rear Garden - The rear garden has a large area of parking flanked by borders stocked with mature shrubs and trees.

Attached to the rear of the house is a timber garden shed and a chicken hut.

There are further good-sized gardens.

Services - None of the services, fittings, or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems, telephone or television points have been tested by the Selling Agents.

Oakham - Oakham is a lovely market town being the administrative centre for Rutland. It is popular with commuters and is within travelling distance of a number of other centres including Peterborough, Leicester, Nottingham, Melton Mowbray, Grantham, Stamford, Kettering and Corby. In addition there is a British Rail station in the town and there are services to Leicester, Birmingham and Peterborough, where at the latter location there is a good train service to London, King's Cross.

Within the town there is a good range of shops which cater for most needs, together with a produce market each Wednesday and Saturday. There is also a good range of other facilities including doctors, dentists, opticians, veterinary surgery etc. In the town there is a good range of Local Authority schools together with the private Oakham School which caters for children of most ages. Preparatory education on a private basis is available at Brooke Priory.

Sporting facilities in the area are many and varied and include cricket, golf, football, tennis, rugby football, bowls together with a number of leisure pursuits which can be enjoyed at Rutland Water which is just to the east of Oakham and these include sailing, windsurfing and fly fishing.

Council Tax Band - Enquiries to Rutland County Council, Oakham 01572-722577

Independent Mortgage Advice - Murray, in conjunction with St. James's Place Wealth Management can offer free independent advice whether you buy through Murray Estate Agents or another agent. St. James's Place Wealth Management have access to over 13,000 mortgage products and are able to find the most competitive products from the whole market. Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

N.B. - Interested parties are advised to check with ourselves that these particulars have not been altered or amended in any way since they were issued.

Viewing - By appointment to be made through the Selling Agents please. If you are travelling a long distance please telephone prior to departure to ensure the property is still available and to discuss any particular points which are likely to affect your interest in this property in order that you do not make a wasted journey.

Office Opening Hours - Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.30
Saturday 9.00 - 4.00
Bank Holidays 10.00 - 2.00

Disclaimer - 1. The particulars are intended to give a fair and substantially correct overall description for the guidance of intending purchasers and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract. No responsibility is assumed for the accuracy of individual items. Prospective purchasers and lessees ought to seek their own professional advice.

2. All descriptions, dimensions, area, reference to condition and necessary permission for use and occupation and their details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct, but any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection, or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them.

3. No person in the employment of Messrs Murray has any authority to make or give any representations or warranty whatever in relation to this property or these particulars or enter into any contract relating to this property on behalf of the vendor.

4. No responsibility can be accepted for any expenses incurred by intending purchasers or lessees in inspecting properties which have been sold, let or withdrawn.

5. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents. Where any reference is made to planning permission or potential uses, such information is given in good faith.

6. The information in these particulars is given without responsibility on the part of the agents or their clients. These particulars do not form any part of an offer of a contract and neither the agents nor their employees has any authority to make or give any representations or warranty in relation to this property.

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20 June 2019

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  • Oakham (0.5 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Murray Estate Agents & Chartered Surveyors., Oakham

Market Street, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6DY

01572 366021 Local call rate

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