Oaks Road, Great Glen, Great Glen Leicester

Oaks Road

  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 4 Reception Rooms

6 bedroom detached for sale

  • Reference Number 29410943
  • Agent James Sellicks Market Harborough
  • Agent Number 01858 410008

Offers over £625,000

About this property

Dating back to the 1890s this attractive DETACHED SIX BEDROOM family home retains many original features and offers FLEXIBLE ACCOMMODATION requiring some updating with the potential to develop further and situated in this ever-popular village of great Glen

The property is entered through a timber and glazed door into an open plan reception/sitting room with limestone flag flooring which runs through into the inner hall, conservatory and kitchen. The Sitting room features a cast iron fireplace with marble surround with a coal effect gas fire, a bay window to the front elevation with wooden shutters. The dining room is to the left and features a cast-iron fireplace with a timber surround and a window to the front elevation with wooden shutters, the room gives access to a rear hallway which has two useful built-in cupboards, this in turn leads to the inner hallway which gives access to a further reception room with a window to the rear elevation and a downstairs bathroom off with a three-piece suite. The breakfast kitchen has an extensive range of fitted cupboards with Corian worktops over and inset Belfast sink, there is space and plumbing for white goods and space for a range cooker. A separate island unit provides further storage cupboards with a round inset sink with a mixer tap over, a timber and glazed door gives access to the side garden. The conservatory completes the ground floor accommodation and is open plan to the kitchen and is also access from the inner hallway.

A return staircase from the sitting room rises to the first and second floor. The first galleried landing is light and airy with a window to the front elevation and an airing cupboard off. The master bedroom has a dual aspect to the rear and side elevation and built-in cupboards. There are three further double bedrooms of which two have fitted wardrobes and one has a shower off. The family bathroom comprises of a freestanding bath, his and hers wash hand basins with cupboards under and WC. To the second floor the landing gives access to eaves storage off, and two further double bedrooms of which one is currently being used as an office and a separate shower room.

The front of the property is accessed via double timber gates to a graveled driveway which provides ample car parking space and access to a single garage. A side timber gate gives access to the enclosed private rear gardens which are mainly paved with mature shrubs and borders with various seating areas taking advantage of the sunny aspect.

Planning permission has been granted to extend over the garage which creates two further rooms and also a utility room to the ground floor. Planning no.04/01052/FUL.

Proceed out of Market Harborough on the A6 towards Leicester passing through Kibworth. At the next roundabout take the first exit as signposted into Great Glen. On entering the village travel past The Yews public house, turn left into Main street and right into Church Road which becomes Oaks Road. The property may be found on the left-hand side as indicated by the Agents for sale board.

The village of Great Glen lies approximately ten miles from Market Harborough which offers a mainline train station with links to London St Pancras in under an hour. The village itself offers a wide range of local amenities including a village store, post office, hair salon, GP surgery, library, parish church, three public houses, excellent local schooling both in the state and private sector and is surrounded by some of Leicestershires most attractive rolling countryside.

Key Features

Oaks Road, Great Glen, Great Glen Leicester
  • Attractive detached home
  • Many original features
  • Three reception rooms
  • Conservatory
  • Six bedrooms
  • Three bathrooms and shower
  • Walled private gardens
  • Parking for four cars
  • Single garage
  • No upward chain



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13 Church Street Market Harborough Leicestershire LE16 7AA

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01858 410008