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• Charming Cottage
• Village Location
• Delightful Gardens
A delightful period cottage of immense character with Swithland Slate roof occupying a charming position within the highly sought after and picturesque east Leicestershire village of Bushby on the boundary with Thurnby some 4 miles east of Leicester city.
The beautifully appointed versatile accommodation hosts a wealth of original features with the benefit of gas fired central heating and double glazed timber windows. Currently including a large and impressive entrance hallway, living room with living flame effect gas fire, dining farmhouse style kitchen leading to conservatory, utility room. Inner hallway with cloaks / w.c, study / bedroom 4, and family room / bedroom 3. A central staircase rises to the upper floor where off a galleried landing are two bedrooms of a good size and family bathroom.
Externally, the front gardens form a most attractive feature of the property being beautifully landscaped with lawn, well stocked mature borders. There is also a single garage with electric up and over door, and driveway providing off road parking.
To the rear are further enclosed gardens.
This highly sought after East Leicestershire village is surrounded by open countryside and enjoys excellent facilities including a reputable primary school, Co-Op store, chemist, post office and newsagents, garage, parish church and two public houses. More comprehensive shopping and supermarket facilities are available in nearby centres of Leicester, Oakham, Uppingham, Market Harborough and Oadby.
The A47 provides access to Oakham, Uppingham and Peterborough. Market Harborough and Peterborough both have mainline rail services to London St. Pancras International which can be reached in approximately one hour. Leicester has mainline rail services in all directions including London St Pancras International.
VIEWING & DIRECTIONAL NOTES
All viewings should be arranged through Andrew Granger & Company 0116 2429922.
The property may be accessed by proceeding eastbound via Uppingham Road (A47), proceeding up Thurnby Hill and turning right onto Grange Lane. At the end of Grange Lane turn left into Main Street, proceed past the Rose & Crown public house and the property is located on the left hand side.
ACCOMMODATION IN DETAIL
ENTRANCE HALLWAY 8.70 x 2.45 (28'6" x 8'0")
Via traditionally styled front door, exposed ceiling beams, terracotta tiled flooring, radiator, useful storage cupboard and door leading to rear gardens and central staircase rising to first floor.
UTILITY ROOM 2.69 x 2.16 (8'9" x 7'1" )
Double glazed window to rear elevation, work surface with inset stainless steel sink and drainer unit, plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble drier, wall mounted Worcester gas fired central heating boiler.
SITTING ROOM 4.23 x 4.89 (13'10" x 16'0")
With double glazed window to front elevation, exposed ceiling beams, two radiators, living flame and effect gas fire with wooden mantel and surround.
DINING KITCHEN 4.50 x 4.27 (14'9" x 14'0")
A farmhouse style kitchen with extensive range of base and wall mounted cupboards with worksurface over, Neff double oven, integrated fridge, four ring gas hob with concealed extractor fan over, plumbing for dishwasher, integrated freezer, terracotta tiled flooring and glazed doorway to conservatory.
CONSERVATORY 3.33 x 4.05 (10'11" x 13'3")
A delightful double glazed conservatory leading from the kitchen with terracotta tiled flooring, radiator and doorway onto front gardens,
Comprising low flush w.c, bidet, pedestal wash hand basin, towel radiator, ceiling spot lighting extractor fan and double glazed window to rear elevation.
STUDY / BEDROOM 4 2.97 x 2.81 (9'8" x 9'2")
Double glazed window to rear elevation, vaulted ceiling with timber beams and radiator.
FAMILY ROOM / BEDROOM 3 3.25 x 4.39 (10'7" x 14'4")
A dual aspect room with double glazed window to front elevation, UPVC double glazed french doors onto rear garden, exposed purling beams and radiator.
Via central stair case with two large velux windows to rear. Useful storage cupboard.
MASTER BEDROOM 4.29 x 4.27 (14'0" x 14'0")
With double glazed window to front elevation, exposed ceiling beams and extensive built in wardrobes.
BEDROOM 2 4.21 x 2.60 (13'9" x 8'6")
With double glazed window to front elevation, radiator, built in shelving with cupboard space under and fireplace.
Comprising recently refurbished cast iron bath with claw feet, pedestal wash hand basin, large walk-in shower with tiled surround, extractor fan, access to roof void, towel radiator and double glazed window to front elevation.
To the front of the property is gravelled car standing leading to delightful, mature private gardens with shaped lawn with deep floral and herbaceous stocked borders.
GARAGE 4.71 x 3.50 (15'5" x 11'5")
With electrically operated up and over door, personnel doors to both the side and rear, power and light connected.
To the rear are further enclosed gardens with patio area and vegetable allotment area. Enclosed fenced boundaries.
APPRAISALS & SURVEYS
If you have a house to sell then we offer a Free Valuation, without obligation.
Andrew Granger & Co undertake all types of Valuations including R.I.C.S. Homebuyer Survey and Valuation Reports, Valuations for probate, capital gains and inheritance tax purposes and Insurance Valuations. For further information contact our Surveying Department on 0116 242 9933.
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