Guide Price £985,000
The extent of this stylish five bedroom home is well hidden behind its modest facade. Edwardian in origin and with high ceilings throughout the current owners have created a lavish family home boasting an impressive 3200 sq ft of accommodation. Detached and with a contemporary open plan layout this property is ideal for those who like to entertain and from the large family kitchen 5m bi folding doors open onto an established 226 ft rear garden. The master bedroom suite is a particular feature having a raised cathedral ceiling, mezzanine dressing area and large en suite. Ideally situated on this leafy lane close to the Great Central steam railway and with views to Bradgate Park this property is available with NO CHAIN early viewing is strongly recommended.
Swithland Lane is an enviable address within the Charnwood Forest. The property itself is located within the Ridgeway Conservation Area approximately 1.1 mile (22 minutes walk) from the centre of the village that offers an impressive range of amenities. A bus serves the Loughborough Endowed Schools and there are many recreational facilities including the nearby Great Central Steam Railway Station (10 minute walk) Rothley Park Golf Club, Swithland Reservoir and historic Bradgate Park.
Leicester 5.8 miles / Nottingham 22 miles / Loughborough 5.9 miles / Ratcliffe College 5 miles / East Midlands Airport 13.5 miles / Bradgate Park 2 miles / M1 (J22) 7.2 miles / M69/M1(J21) 9.3 miles
The property is entered through an oak framed entrance porch into a large entrance hall with an original open staircase. The hallway has oak flooring and leading off is a contemporary style cloaks/WC. To the front of the property is a family room with a ‘hole in the wall’ style gas living flame fire with bay window with bespoke shutters and a continuation of the oak flooring. A door from the hallway opens into an integral garage. The sitting room with oak flooring is located to the rear and flows seamlessly into a large dining area which spans the full width of the property and 5m bi-folding doors opening onto the rear gardens.
The dining area has a roof lantern and integrated speakers, feature wall finished in slate with downlighters. The kitchen is large and contemporary in style fitted with an extensive range of Siemens and Miele appliances and there space and plumbing for an American style fridge freezer. A generous and fully equipped utility room completes the ground floor accommodation.
On the first floor are five bedrooms, large wet room style shower room and separate WC. The master bedroom is a particular feature of the property and has a raised cathedral style ceiling with two Velux windows and a large en suite bathroom including a Spa bath and walk-in double shower. The master bedroom has solid hard wood flooring and a fully bespoke glass and stainless steel staircase rises to a second floor dressing area, fitted with an extensive range of wardrobes and cupboards. Leading off the dressing area is a boiler cupboard and large loft room.
The property to the front enjoys open views over the Great Central Steam Railway towards Bradgate Park. There is a generous driveway enclosed with established natural boundaries to all sides and a side gate provides access to the rear gardens. To the rear, adjacent to the kitchen is a large stone terrace beyond and covered dining area with lights and two electric ceramic heaters. The rear gardens are mainly laid to lawn and measure approximately 226 ft x 36 ft in total. The gardens are well established and include some large trees, paved seating areas and children’s play area with a treehouse and wooden summer house. A lawned area beyond the children’s play area houses a large wooden mower shed and beyond the rear boundary is an extensive area of woodland.
Single garage with oak doors to front and matching oak doors provide pedestrian access to the rear. A useful roof space above the garage (accessed via a drop down ladder) offers space to create an en suite to bedroom two.
Outdoor Utility & Gardeners WC
Accessed from the rear terrace is refurbished utility room with Belfast sink and toilet.
All mains services are available and connected. The property has main gas central heating fired by a Worcester boiler located in a loft room off the master bedroom.
Charnwood Borough Council.
Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.
From the centre of Rothley proceed along Westfield Lane, passing The Rothley Court Hotel and Golf Club on the left hand side. Take the first available turning just before the Great Central Railway onto Swithland Lane where the property can be found situated on the right hand side.
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