Located in to the heart of this picturesque east Leicestershire village, a beautifully presented character cottage offering spacious accommodation and character features.
The property is located in the heart of the village of Billesdon, a thriving community lying approximately ten miles east of Leicester and eleven miles north of the market town of Market Harborough, boasting an array of local facilities not usually associated with a village of this size including a village store, post office, two popular public houses, Parish Church, GP surgery, primary school and a number of sporting and social facilities. The village is surrounded by some of Leicestershire's most attractive rolling countryside.
The property is entered via an entrance hall with original tiled flooring housing the stairs to the first floor and giving access to a dining room with a uPVC double glazed bay window to front elevation, cast iron fireplace with tiled inserts, timber surround and gas living flame effect fire, ceiling beams and two radiators. The sitting room boasts an Inglenook fireplace with a gas cast iron burner, two uPVC double glazed windows to the front and rear elevations, a radiator and understairs storage cupboard. The breakfast kitchen has three uPVC double glazed windows to the front, side and rear elevations and boasts a good range of cream eye and base level units with drawers, oak block wood preparation surfaces, a double bowl Belfast sink with chrome mixer tap above, electric double oven with four-ring gas hob, gas fired Aga, integrated appliances including dishwasher, washing machine and fridge-freezer, tiled flooring. A side porch with tiled flooring leads to a cloakroom with a two piece suite chrome heated towel rail, tiled flooring and a uPVC double glazed window to rear elevation. A brick and uPVC conservatory has a radiator, French doors to the side elevation and a further door to the rear garden.
To the first floor a landing with a radiator, exposed ceiling beam and two uPVC double glazed windows to the rear elevation leads to the master bedroom having a uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation, built-in wardrobes and drawers, vanity unit, radiator and a refitted en-suite with a uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation and a three piece suite comprising wash hand basin, low flush WC and separate shower cubicle, airing cupboard, electric shaver point, chrome heated towel rail, tiled flooring. Bedroom two has a uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation, built-in wardrobes with cupboards over, radiator, a cast iron fireplace with pine surround and an en-suite cloakroom with a wash hand basin with cupboard beneath and low flush WC, radiator. Bedroom three has a uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation, built-in wardrobes with part mirrored fronts, radiator and exposed ceiling beam. The accommodation is completed by a family bathroom with a uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation and a white three piece suite comprising low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with shower over and a chrome heated towel rail.
To the front of the property are beautifully maintained gardens with beautiful wisteria climbing the house. The main gardens are located to the side of the property and enjoy a particularly private aspect with mature trees and shrubs, a hard landscaped area with gravelled and paved patio entertaining areas, a summerhouse and timber shed. A double garage with further parking to the front is located to the rear of the village post office.
Proceed out of Leicester via the A47 Uppingham Road in an easterly direction, passing through the village of Houghton on the Hill and eventually turning right as signposted to Billesdon on the Leicester Road. Continue into the centre of Billesdon, bearing right at the Village Green into Church Street, where the property can be located on the left hand side, indicated by the Agent's For Sale sign.
56 Granby Street Leicester LE1 1DH
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