Main Street, Ashley

Main Street

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Reception Room

2 bedroom character property for sale

  • Reference Number 28772900
  • Agent James Sellicks Market Harborough
  • Agent Number 01858 410008

Offers in excess of £350,000

About this property

A CHARMING Grade II listed TWO DOUBLE BEDROOM semi-detached cottage designed by architect George Gilbert Scott, famed for his design of Midland Grand Hotel at St Pancras Station situated in the highly sought after village of Ashley nestled in the heart of the Welland Valley.

The property retains a wealth of features throughout including stone mullioned windows, original stone fireplaces and exposed beamed high ceilings. The timber front door has original wrought iron features and leads into the entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor. Through to the left of the entrance hall, the dual aspect sitting room has windows to the front and rear elevations, a feature fireplace with cast iron fire grate and a door leading to the rear lobby. The dining kitchen benefits from a range of bespoke cupboards with a Belfast sink, integrated dishwasher and washing machine, Bosch two ring halogen hob and a refurbished twin Aga. A door off gives access to an under the stairs storage cupboard, and a further door leads to the rear garden.

To the first floor, a light landing features a built-in book case and access to the loft above which is part boarded. The master bedroom has a dual aspect to the front and rear elevations with high ceilings and benefits from a range of fitted wardrobes. There is a further double bedroom with a front aspect. The bathroom completes the accommodation and comprises of a bath with shower over, WC, wash hand basin and an airing cupboard.

To the side of the property is a covered storage area with double gates out to the front of the property and a log storage close to the back door. Steps rise to the walled rear garden which is mainly lawned with mature shrubs, flowerbeds and features a terrace with glass and wooden feature railings, a pergola and a brick outbuilding with electricity.

Ashley is considered to be one of the most attractive Welland Valley villages in highly accessible and yet un-spoilt countryside. The village contains a public house, farm shop, and active village hall and parish church whilst the neighbouring village of Medbourne has a village shop and a post office. The nearby town of Market Harborough provides a good array of everyday shopping facilities including a market together with a good rail link to London St. Pancras. Excellent schooling is available at nearby Market Harborough, Uppingham and Oakham.

Proceed out of Market Harborough in a north easterly direction on the A427 Harborough Road taking the left hand turn on the B664 Sutton Road. Continue on this road through Sutton Bassett and Weston by Welland. Where the road bears sharply to the left, take the right hand turn to Ashley, and continue on this road onto Main Street where the property can be found on the left hand side.

Key Features

Main Street, Ashley
  • Grade II listed
  • Located in the heart of the Welland Valley
  • Dining kitchen
  • Sitting room
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Original features throughout
  • Enclosed rear garden
  • No chain
  • Approx.6 miles to Market Harborough


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13 Church Street Market Harborough Leicestershire LE16 7AA

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm


01858 410008