A stunning, unusual and versatile family home offering accommodation not immediately apparent from the front elevation. The accommodation extends over three floors, by virtue of the sloping site, with the rear elevation providing a better understanding of the size; only internal inspection however can convey the quality of presentation and standard of appointments.
Old Thurnby village is a thriving community, closely linked with it's neighbour Bushby and providing an active community centred around a village pub, local school (providing catchment to Oadby Beauchamp) Parrish church, Oakham Uppingham and Market Harborough via the A47 and A6 provide niche shopping, and Leicester city centre approximately four miles distant provides a wide range of amenities usually associated with a large city centre.
Ceramic tiled steps to
ELEGANT ENTRANCE HALL
Timber panelled door with stained glazing and lead work, matching glazed panels adjacent, two radiators set into cabinets, deep plaster cornice, Amtico floor (marble effect) attractive return staircase to the first floor, staircase to the lower ground floor.
Timber floor, low flush WC, wash hand basin, radiator, double glazed window to the rear terrace, garden and views beyond.
Deep double glazed bay window with fine views over the terrace, garden, pool and open countryside beyond, oak fireplace surround with marble and cast iron inset, gas living flame effect cast iron fire, marble hearth, deep coved cornice, picture rail, two double radiators set into elegant cabinets.
DINING AREA with delightful half round bay window to the front, further window to the rear, double radiator, coved cornice, picture rail, laminate floor covering, original Edwardian fireplace with over mantel, cast iron and tiled inset, living flame gas fire, slate hearth. KITCHEN AREA presented with high quality fitted cabinets in ash, part natural and part painted finish and including a two oven gas-fired Aga with Siemens hob adjacent, Bosch dishwasher, Smeg electric oven, single drainer sink unit with waste disposal unit, granite work surfaces, further hardwood work surface with drawer and base cupboards under, larder unit and shelved storage space over, three eye level store cupboards, integrated larder fridge with shelved cupboard adjacent, large larder unit, ceiling downlighters, coved cornice, laminate floor.
LOWER GROUND FLOOR
HALLOak block floor, radiator in cabinet, useful under stairs storage area, SMALL DOUBLE GLAZED LAUNDRY ROOM with cupboards housing white appliances with plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer, electric convector heater.
Oak flooring, low flush WC, wash hand basin into vanity unit, window to the rear, radiator.
Excellent cloaks hanging, shelving and white appliance space.
Low voltage halogen downlighters, impressive cast iron fireplace with living flame gas fire, slate hearth, large double glazed picture window to a terrace, garden, pool and countryside views beyond, two radiators set into cabinets, window to the side.
Window to the front, an excellent range of fitted office furniture including oak veneer desk and shelving, store cabinets, integrated bar unit with stainless steel sink unit and drainer, shelving over, store cupboards under, refrigerator with cupboards over and drawers under, Karndean floor, coved cornice, radiator.
Window to the side, radiator in cabinet, store cupboard, low voltage halogen downlighters.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Velux rooflight, access to roof space, double radiator.
Double glazed windows to the rear garden and stunning views over open countryside to the rear, double radiator, coved cornice, picture rail, archway to
Contemporary styled with a bath on stainless steel feet, integrated mixer tap and shower fitting, wash hand basin with vanity unit under, mirrored cabinet over, shower enclosure mains shower, bidet, WC, tiles by Porcelanosa to the floor and walls, heated towel rail, double glazed window to the rear.
Attractive half round double glazed bay window to the front, coved cornice, picture rail, double radiator.
Double glazed bay window to the front, coved cornice, picture rail, double radiator.
LARGE FAMILY BATHROOM
Panelled bath, telephone shower fitting, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled splash back to the bath and wash hand basin, timber floor, airing cupboard with mirrored doors, double radiator, window to the side, coved cornice.
GUEST SUITE/BEDROOM FOUR
Fitted in a contemporary style with Maple floor, double glazed window to the rear garden and views, radiator, second double glazed window to the front, radiator under, low voltage halogen downlighters.
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM
Maple floor, tiled shower cubicle, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, radiator, double glazed windows to the front and rear, extractor unit.
A driveway provides car standing space for four or more vehicles with a neat low level wall and railings. The driveway gives access to a DOUBLE GARAGE (5.95m max x 4.74m min x 5.48m) electric up and over remote door, window and door to the rear garden, Worcester Bosch Greenstar gas fired central heating boiler, door to the front, outside tap; a door from the garage leads to a small veranda with GARDEN STORE off and steps leading to a random flagged terrace providing excellent outdoor entertaining space, shaped lawn with attractive well stocked perennial herbaceous borders, well screened by beech hedging and close boarded fencing with specimen and fruit bearing trees providing year-round interest. A brick path leads to a large flagged terrace with a HEATED OUTDOOR POOL. The two lower tiered gardens are laid to lawn with further fruit and specimen trees. A DETACHED SUMMERHOUSE of brick construction includes a SHOWER ROOM with low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin and tiled electric shower. A LEAN-TO TIMBER SHED provides the gas boiler, filtration and pumps for the swimming pool as well as useful store and potting shed.
Proceed out of Leicester on the A47 Uppingham Road in an easterly direction, upon Coles Nursery turn right into Grange Lane and before turning sharp left turn right into a small cul-de-sac where the property is situated on the left hand side as indicated by the Agent's For Sale sign.
56 Granby Street Leicester LE1 1DH
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm