Offers Over £500,000
This fine Georgian property which dates back over 200 years has been sympathetically extended to create a surprisingly spacious five bedroom home. Centrally located in this popular North West Leicestershire village and close to a number of local beauty spots which include Bradgate Park this period home offers just over 2600 sq ft of accommodation with an additional detached garage and range of outbuildings which offer further potential. Features of the accommodation include a tiled entrance hall with inglenook, three reception rooms and a large open plan family kitchen with beamed ceiling and log burner. Two staircases provide access to five good sized bedrooms, three bathrooms and wrap around gardens feature an old Weeping Ash Tree and enjoy a south easterly aspect. The property does not have the restriction of a listed status and is available with no chain. Early viewing is strongly recommended.
Markfield is a popular village in North West Leicestershire situated on the edge of the Charnwood Forest close to Bradgate Park (2.7 miles). Just over a mile from J22 of the M1 the property is conveniently placed and is easy walking distance of a wide range of day to day amenities found within the village which include a newly opened Co-op.
Leicester 7.7 miles / Nottingham 23.3 miles / Derby 25 miles / Loughborough 8.3 miles / Market Bosworth 8.8 miles / Ashby-de-la-Zouch 11 miles / M1(J22) 1.1 miles / Bradgate Park 2.7 miles / East Midlands Airport 11.6 miles / East Midlands Parkway 14.9 miles
The property is entered into an impressive entrance hall with original tiled floor, sweeping staircase and inglenook. Off the hallway is a dual aspect sitting room with log burner, family room and study. The large family kitchen is located to the rear of the property and includes a generous dining area with heavily beamed ceiling and has a further log burner. Flooded with natural light the kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of cabinets, has a breakfast bar and range of integrated appliances. Leading off the kitchen is a walk-in pantry and an external door opens to the rear garden. A rear hallway/utility with second staircase and cloaks/WC completes the ground floor accommodation.
From the entrance hall an original sweeping staircase rises to an open first floor gallery landing which can also be accessed by a second staircase located to the rear of the property. On the first floor are five good sized bedrooms which include a garden facing master bedroom with en suite shower room, family bathroom with Jacuzzi bath and further shower room.
All bedrooms have built in wardrobes.
To the front are low maintenance gardens enclosed by a dry stone wall and a pedestrian gate provides access to the rear gardens and a double width paved driveway to the side provides hard standing for numerous vehicles and access to a detached garage. Landscaped gardens that wrap around the property includes an area of box hedge that frames an old, fully illuminated Weeping Ash (subject to a TPO) To the rear a large terrace with steps down to a manageable area of lawn enjoy a south easterly aspect and adjacent are a range of useful outbuildings.
Previously used as a home office the garage is fully plastered with power and light points has a personal door to side and double up-and-over door.
Range of Outbuildings
Separate from the main house are a range of outbuildings which in part are used as a gym. Ideal for home office or self contained annexe accommodation (subject to the necessary approvals) the outbuildings offer excellent potential.
Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council.
The property has mains gas, electricity and water connected. The boiler in located in the airing cupboard in bedroom five and the property has wooden double glazing throughout.
Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.
Approaching Markfield travelling along the A50 turn onto the Leicester Road at the Fieldhead roundabout following signs for Markfield village. Turn left onto Main Street and continue through the centre of the village where the property can be found situated on the left hand side.
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