Guide Price £935,000
This spacious detached home located on the south side of this prestigious lane enjoys a private, woodland setting. Under Swithland Slate and dating back to the 1930’s, Carlton House stands behind electric gates at the end of a long sweeping driveway and is surrounded by some of the most expensive homes in the county. The village itself offers an impressive range of amenities including cafes, pubs and restaurants all of which are within easy walking distance of the property and access into open countryside is a stone’s throw away. The ground floor accommodation features a spacious family kitchen ideal for those with entertaining in mind and on the first floor four double bedrooms are served by three bathrooms. Outside there is a detached garage with fully bespoke home office attached and lawned gardens to rear enjoy an open aspect. Early viewing is strongly recommended.
The property itself is located on a desirable, leafy lane just 0.7 miles (13 minute walk) from the centre of this desirable north Leicestershire village. Quorn is ideally situated between Leicester and Loughborough and the village offers an impressive range of amenities that includes a number of individual shops, bars and restaurants, all of which are within easy walking distance of the property. The nearby market town of Loughborough offers a more extensive range of facilities and the highly regarded Endowed Schools. Leicester City and Nottingham are within easy reach and the surrounding Charnwood Forest boasts endless walks and beauty spots that include Bradgate Park, Swithland Wood and Cropston Reservior.
Leicester 9.7 miles / Loughborough 2.7 miles / Nottingham 18 miles / M1(J23) 5.7 miles / Ratcliffe College 6.3 miles / East Midlands Airport 11.5 miles / Bradgate Park 4.5 miles
The property is entered through an oak framed entrance porch into a surprisingly spacious entrance hall with cloaks cupboard, WC and open staircase to the first floor with useful under stairs cupboard. Leading off the hallway are two reception rooms including a large dual aspect dining room with oak floor. The drawing room (previously two rooms) is unusually large and could easily be divided if required. Flooded with natural light through several windows the drawing room features a ‘whole in the wall’ style gas living flame fire which could also house a log burner. Overlooking the rear garden is a traditional style garden room of wooden construction with fully glazed roof and French doors that open into the rear gardens. Alongside the garden room is a spacious family kitchen, fitted with a range of modern cabinets with granite worksurfacing and range of integrated appliances. The kitchen has a tiled floor throughout and there is ample space to dine. A fully equipped utility room with tiled floor and sliding door to dining room completes the ground floor accommodation.
A large landing with arched window to front and oak flooring provides access to four bedrooms and roomy family bathroom fitted with a white four piece suite with separate shower. The master bedroom is large and enjoys a private front aspect, walk-in wardrobe and en suite shower room fitted with a white suite. Bedroom two is the largest of all the bedrooms having the benefit of a sitting area and en suite shower room with double shower.
Barely visible from the lane the property stands behind a number of large mature trees and outbuilding which includes a garage and home office. Impressive automated gates open to a sweeping gravel drive which provides ample hard standing and within the surrounding woodland are a number of outdoor lights. There is pedestrian access to the rear garden to both sides of the property. The rear garden is extremely private and enjoys a south easterly aspect. Enclosed on all sides with established natural boundaries, the gardens are mainly laid to lawn there is a paved patio area and a number of outdoor lights.
Double Garage & Home Office
Separate from the house is a double garage with room, accessed by a drop down ladder. The garage has an electric up-and-over door and personal door to side. Attached is a fully bespoke home office built of Green Oak with Swithland slate roof. The office is fully insulated, has a high vaulted ceiling with conservation velux window, two oak framed double glazed windows, tiled floor and electric wall heater.
Charnwood Borough Council
All mains services are available and connected. The property has mains gas central heating fired by a wall mounted Glo-worm boiler located in the utility room and wooden double glazing.
Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.
From the centre of the village proceed along Meeting Street which continues into Chaveney Road. Turn left onto Buddon Lane where the property can be found located on the left hand side easily identifiable by our for sale board.
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