A rare opportunity to purchase a truly stunning three storey family home with an abundance of character dating back to the 1850's, located in the heart of one of the most desirable villages in south east Leicestershire.
GROUND FLOOR ACCOMMODATION
The property is entered into an impressive entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor. The dual aspect drawing room has original sash windows with pull up shutters, a feature fireplace with marble surround and open fire and a built-in corner cabinet. The dining room also has sash windows to the front elevation, solid oak parquet flooring, ornate ceiling rose and cornicing and an open fire place with marble surround. To the rear of the entrance hall, stone steps lead down to an inner hallway with downstairs WC. The hallway opens into the snug which has engineered oak flooring and a multi fuel burner inset. Off the snug is the cellar and a door leading through into the open plan dining living kitchen.
The bespoke Chalon kitchen benefits from a good range of cupboards and drawers with granite work surfaces over, an island unit with timber work top providing further storage and a breakfast bar. Appliances include a three oven gas Aga with an interconnecting additional Aga cooker with four ring gas hob and electric ovens, a two draw Fisher and Paykel dishwasher, concealed Miele microwave and integrated Miele fridge. Off the kitchen is a walk-in shelved pantry. The kitchen benefits from Cotswold stone flooring, which continues into the dining and living areas and benefits from under floor heating. There are two sets of French doors from the living and dining areas, which open out to a patio paved seating area.
To the rear of the kitchen a door lead through to the utility room which has Cotswold stone flooring and under floor heating, a further range of cupboards, a sink, a Fisher and Paykel dishwasher, a Hotpoint American style fridge freezer and space and plumbing for white goods. There is a window and door to the side elevation, and a door leads through into the gym, which gives access to the side elevation and into a further kitchenette and shower room. Stairs rise off the kitchenette to a room above the garage which could be used as a games/family room, a guest suite or a home office.
FIRST AND SECOND FLOOR ACCOMMODATION
Stairs rise to the spacious first floor split level galleried landing. To the left, steps lead to a further landing area with a window to the front elevation, off which are two spacious double bedrooms both featuring a cast iron fireplaces with marble surrounds and ensuites off. To the right, an inner landing gives access to the master bedroom comprising of bespoke fitted wardrobes, a window to the side elevation, a feature fireplace and a concealed door through the fitted wardrobes giving access to a built in wardrobe and ensuite shower room. The first floor is completed by a cloakroom, a built in cupboard and a door which give access to the stairs to the second floor. The second floor has two double bedrooms both with fitted wardrobes and a separate bathroom which comprises of a three piece suite.
To the right of the property electric ornate cast iron double gates give access to the driveway, which leads to the garage and parking area. There are five outside stores, one of which houses the boilers. The landscaped south east facing rear gardens are enclosed and established with mature hedged borders, well stocked flower beds, several stepped lawned areas, raised vegetable beds and a green house.
Hallaton is a thriving village and community conveniently situated for the market towns at Market Harborough, Oakham and Uppingham, with the regional centre at Leicester to the north. The area is very well served by popular schooling both in the state and private sector, Hallaton Primary School is particularly well regarded. Sporting and leisure facilities are well catered for locally with Hallaton and nearby Medbourne. Hallaton boasts two popular public houses, parish church, village hall and recreational ground.
From the centre of Market Harborough travel via the B664 towards Medbourne and Uppingham. Upon entering the village of Weston By Welland, continue through the village as signposted to Ashley. Bear left onto Ashley Road as signposted to Medbourne. Before entering the village of Medbourne take the left hand turn along Paynes Lane as signposted to Hallaton. Follow the road and take a left hand turn onto Hallaton Road. Follow this road into the village and take the first left hand turn onto Medbourne Road eventually becoming Eastgate, take a right hand turn onto High Street and bear left continuing along High Street where Hallaton House may be found on the left hand side.
13 Church Street Market Harborough Leicestershire LE16 7AA
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