A stunning, bay fronted Victorian property located in Leicester's thriving Clarendon Park, oozing charm and character and offering superb accommodation over three floors, styled by the current owners with a mix of traditional and contemporary themes.
Clarendon Park lies approximately a mile to the south of the city centre. Local day-to-day shopping and an abundance of trendy bars and restaurants can be found on the Queens road, which is within easy walking distance. The city centre, professional quarters and mainline railway station are only a short distance away, across Victoria Park and down the leafy New Walk and the property is also excellently located for Leicester University, Leicester Royal Infirmary and local schooling.
The property is approached via a blue brick pathway through a wooden gate and attractive courtyard with box hedging and mature lavender, to the original front door which leads into a beautiful dining room boasting an original feature wooden, cast iron and tiled fireplace with inset open fire, ceiling coving, stripped floorboards and a double glazed bay window to the front elevation. A lobby with understairs storage gives access to the elegant sitting room enjoying a cast iron log burner set into an exposed brick and granite hearth, picture rail, stripped floorboards and a double glazed window to the rear. The sitting room is open plan to a refitted contemporary kitchen with an excellent range of eye and base level units with soft closing drawers and quartz preparation surfaces over and a stainless steel undermounted sink, stainless steel four-ring gas hob with oven under, glass splashback and stainless steel hood over, wine cooler, built-in dishwasher and washer-dryer, polished tiled floor and a double glazed window and door to the side elevation.
The first floor landing houses the return staircase to the second floor and gives access to the master bedroom which enjoys a double glazed window to the front elevation and an excellent range of built-in wardrobes. Bedroom two with a double glazed window to the rear and a bathroom with a double glazed window to the rear elevation, a shower cubicle, tiled bath, wash hand basin with mirror and light over, low flush WC and a built-in airing cupboard housing combination boiler. Bedroom three is located on the second floor and provides an excellent space with one double glazed Velux window to the front and two to the rear.
To the front of the property is a walled forecourt and to the rear of the property are beautifully landscaped walled gardens with two brick built original outhouses, a raised, decked entertaining area, an artificial lawn with mature borders, trellis and vine, providing a private, sunny aspect.
56 Granby Street Leicester LE1 1DH
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm