A spacious, detached property located on a quiet cul-de-sac in this thriving east Leicestershire village. The property has been well maintained but would benefit from general refurbishment.
Houghton on the Hill lies approximately seven miles east of Leicester city centre, providing convenient access to the professional quarters. The village itself offers a wide range of local amenities including a parish church, village store, two public houses, post office, hair salon, pharmacy and a variety of social and sporting facilities including cricket, football, bowls and tennis clubs, and a local primary school filtering into the renowned colleges of Gartree and Beauchamp found at nearby Oadby. The village is surrounded by some of east Leicestershire's most attractive rolling countryside.
The property is entered via wooden front door with window to side into a spacious entrance hall with Parquet flooring, housing the open tread staircase to the first floor, a useful storage cupboard and cloakroom with low flush suite. An L' shaped through lounge/dining room offers good living space and has a gas fire with tiled hearth and back, ceiling coving, windows to the front and side elevations and sliding patio doors to the rear leading onto the garden. Study/bedroom three has a window to the side elevation. The breakfast kitchen has a range of basic base level units and drawers with stainless steel sink and drainer unit, ample white appliance space, pantry cupboard, a window overlooking the rear garden and door to the side elevation.
To the first floor, a landing with window to the front elevation gives access to the master bedroom having built-in wardrobes and a window to the rear elevation, bedroom two also having a window to the rear elevation and bathroom having a three piece suite comprising low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin and bath, window to the rear elevation.
To the front of the property is a lawned frontage and a driveway providing off road car standing and giving access to the garage. Side access leads to the generously proportioned rear gardens which are mainly laid to lawn with a patio area, fenced and hedged boundaries.
Proceed out of Leicester via the A47 Uppingham Road in an easterly direction passing through the villages of Thurnby and Bushby. Upon entering Houghton on the Hill, take the first right hand turn into Deane Gate Drive, second left into Linwal Avenue and first right into Thomas Close where the property can be found on the left hand side as indicated by the Agent's For Sale board.
56 Granby Street Leicester LE1 1DH
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