Located on one of Stoneygate's most prestigious roads, a substantial semi-detached three bedroom family home offering spacious accommodation and boasting a wealth of period features.
Dovedale Road lies approximately two and a half miles south of Leicester city centre providing convenient access into the city. Local shopping facilities may be found at nearby Allandale Road and Francis Street shopping parades, providing a range of boutiques, high fashion stores, bars and restaurants, with a wider range of shopping facilities found at nearby Oadby village. Popular private and state schooling can be found nearby with the Leicester Grammar School and Stoneygate Prep School located at Great Glen.
A wooden front door with glazed insert leads into the storm porch having black and white tiled flooring and a further timber door with beautiful stained glazed insert into the entrance hall housing the stairs to the first floor and having a continuation of the floor tiling and dado rail. The elegant sitting room enjoys an original feature mahogany fireplace with open fire, cast iron surround and slate tiled hearth, decorative ceiling cornice and rose, picture rail and a decorative double glazed bay window to the front elevation. The dining room has decorative ceiling cornice and rose, picture rail, inset living flame gas fire into chimney breast recess, timber and glazed double doors to the rear garden. The dining kitchen boasts an excellent range of eye and base level units and drawers, solid timber preparation surfaces, a Belfast sink with mixer tap above, integral four-ring gas hob, electric oven beneath and extractor fan above, laminate flooring, three double glazed windows to both side elevations, double doors to the side of the property, further doors to garden. The utility room provides a range of eye and base level units with granite effect roll edge preparation surfaces, stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap above, wall mounted Worcester boiler, plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer, double glazed window to the side elevation.
To the first floor a galleried landing with a double glazed window to the side houses a built-in cupboard, offers access to the loft space and provides access to the master bedroom with an original cast iron feature fireplace with decorative ceramic tiled surround and hearth, sash bay window to the front elevation and further feature porthole window to the front elevation. Bedroom two has a built-in wardrobe, picture rail, original cast iron feature fireplace, double glazed window to the rear and en-suite with a three piece white suite comprising low flush WC, wash hand basin and shower cubicle, LED spotlights, extractor unit, part tiled walls and tiled floor. Bedroom three has a feature double glazed window to the rear, door to a walk-in dressing room with a Velux window to the side elevation and further door to a cloakroom with WC and wash hand basin. The accommodation is completed by the family bathroom having a four piece white suite comprising low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath and shower cubicle, airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and providing linen shelves, part tiled walls and tiled floor, sash window to the side elevation.
The property enjoys an attractive, stone chipped frontage with a paved pathway to the front door and gated side access to the rear where an enclosed block paved courtyard garden with patio entertaining areas, walled and fenced boundaries.
Proceed out of Leicester via the A6 London Road in a southerly direction, crossing over the Victoria Park roundabout, eventually taking a left hand turn into Guilford Road, just before the Dentique Dental Practice. Continue down Guilford Road, turn into Freemantle Road and first left into Dovedale Road where the property can be located on the right hand side.
56 Granby Street Leicester LE1 1DH
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm