Main Street, Houghton-on-the-hill, Leicester

Main Street

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms

5 bedroom character property SSTC

  • Reference Number 29764914
  • Agent James Sellicks Market Harborough
  • Agent Number 01858 410008

Guide price £850,000

About this property

A DETACHED family home, nestled in the heart of the SOUGHT AFTER south east Leicestershire VILLAGE of Houghton-on-the-Hill.


One of the finest homes in this hugely well regarded east Leicestershire village, set well back from Main Street behind high brick walling, on a delightful mature plot of approx. 0.3 acre with landscaped gardens. Up to three cars may be accommodated in two garages accessed from Scotland Lane.

The Rowans is an extremely important house set in the heart of Houghton on the Hill with very well proportioned gas centrally heated accommodation which in brief comprises a spacious reception hall, sitting room, dining room, family room, well fitted kitchen, pantry and cloakroom.

To the first floor is a spacious landing which gives access to five double bedrooms and a family bathroom. Bedrooms one and two have limited ensuite facilities and bedroom three has an ensuite bathroom.

Pedestrian access is provided via Main Street through beautiful landscaped gardens (vehicular access could be possible if required subject to the usual consents). There is extensive sunny terrace to the rear of the property and enclosed by brick wall for security and shelter creating a wonderful entertaining space and overlooking formal lawned gardens with shrub borders. The extensive garaging is accessed via a short shared driveway, which in turn leads to ample parking on a large forecourt.

Houghton-on-the-Hill lies approximately seven miles east of Leicester city centre. A thriving village with amenities including local shop, post office, hairdressers, chemists, two public houses, garage, variety of sporting and social facilities, popular village primary school filtering into the renowned Gartree and Beauchamp Colleges at nearby Oadby.

Proceed out of Market Harborough on the B6047. At the A47 turn left and continue along this road. On entering the village of Houghton on the Hill take the second left at the BP garage into Main Street. Continue along this road past the CO-OP on the right and the property is a little further on the right hand side.

Key Features

Main Street, Houghton-on-the-hill, Leicester
  • Entrance hall
  • Three reception rooms
  • Kitchen & Large pantry
  • Utility
  • Split level galleried landing
  • Five bedrooms
  • One ensuite
  • Bathroom
  • Double garage & Garage / Workshop



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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