Guide Price £995,000
This impressive period home with large gardens enjoys an enviable position overlooking the village green. Stunning parkland views and within easy walking distance of all amenities within the village, Temple Farm represents a rare and exciting opportunity for an aspiring family. Beautifully appointed throughout and in part dating back to the late 17th Century the property offers just over 3600 sq ft of accommodation which includes three reception rooms and fabulous south west facing kitchen and garden room fitted by Montagu’s of Leicester. Five bedrooms are served by three bathrooms and the master bedroom is particularly spacious and enjoys uninterrupted countryside views. Mature gardens that run alongside Rothley Brook extend to just over an acre and outbuildings include a workshop and garage. The property is attached to number 80 Town Green Street and lies within the conservation area of the village. Early viewing is strongly recommended.
Rothley is a highly regarded village, located in North Leicestershire between Loughborough and Leicester close to countryside and numerous beauty spots including Bradgate Park. The property itself is located within the centre of the village within easy walking distance of an impressive range of shops, pubs, restaurants and cafes. The village primary school has an excellent reputation and a bus serves the Loughborough Endowed Schools. The village has excellent road, rail and air links provided by the A46, M1 and M69, trains to London available at Sileby, Loughborough and the East Midlands Airport is close by.
Leicester 6.4 miles / Nottingham 25.4 miles / Loughborough 7 miles / Quorn 3.6 miles / Ratcliffe College 4 miles / Bradgate Park 2.8 miles / M1 (J22) 7.7 miles / M69/M1(J21) 11.2 miles / East Midlands Airport 14.9 miles
From the green a six panel oak door opens into a spacious hallway that extends through the centre of the accommodation. A flagstone style tiled floor extends throughout much of the accommodation and from the hallway French doors open into the rear gardens. An open staircase rises to the first floor and off the hallway are several stores including a cloakroom and shower room fitted with a white three piece suite. All reception rooms enjoy lovely views over the green and the dining room which is currently used as a home office has two leaded windows and a quarry tiled floor. The snug features a period fireplace with Georgian Carrara marble surround, leaded window and fitted shelving. The sitting room is unusually large, enjoys a dual aspect and has a log burner set in a Minster stone surround. The kitchen which is heavily beamed has been recently fitted by Montagu’s of Leicester featuring a comprehensive range of fully bespoke hand painted cabinets. A large island with oak top has twin under mounted Belfast style sinks and included in the sale is a mains gas fired four oven AGA with over mantel. Open plan to the kitchen is a stunning garden room with extensive glazing and high vaulted ceiling. Doors from the garden room open out onto a south west facing sun terrace and a flagstone style tiled floor extends throughout. A utility room with space for an American style fridge freezer, shelved pantry leading off completes the ground floor accommodation.
First & Second Floors
A spacious landing with two leaded windows to rear provides access to five bedrooms and family bathroom with large five piece bathroom featuring a double shower and twin wash hand basins. The master suite is particularly generous and enjoys a triple aspect and open countryside views. Fitted with an extensive range of wardrobes the adjoining dressing area offers further storage and access to a luxurious en suite with free standing Victoria & Albert free roll top bath and separate shower.
Vehicular access to Temple Farm is shared with neighbouring property Bridal Bridge House, 76 Town Green Street (once part of the original farmstead). Wooden gates (owned by Temple Farm) open to an open courtyard that still retains the original cobbles and provides access to an open fronted garage and attached workshop. A pedestrian gate from the courtyard provides wide access to the property and rear garden. The rear gardens are extensive with the far boundary being 117m(383ft) away from the property. The southern boundary is formed by Rothley Brook that winds its way through a neighbouring golf course and surrounding parkland. Standing in just over 1.1 acres in total the grounds to Temple Farm include a number of old trees and outbuildings to various outbuildings and summer house. The gardens offer total privacy and directly to the rear of the property are two large south west facing terraces.
Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.
Charnwood Borough Council 01509 263151.
All mains services are available and connected. The property has mains gas central heating fired by a Worcester boiler located in the ground floor shower room.
From Cross Green in the centre of the village proceed along Woodgate passing a number of shops on either side. At the end of the road turn left onto Wellsic Lane and take the first turning on the right onto Town Green Street passing The Blue Bell Inn pub/restaurant on the right hand side. Take the left hand fork at the green where the property can be found situated directly ahead.
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