Stoughton Road, Oadby, Leicester
- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Reception Rooms
3 bedroom detached SSTC
- Reference Number 29949118
- Agent James Sellicks Leicester
- Agent Number 01162 854554
Offers in the region of £1,200,000
About this property
Positioned on a fantastic plot of just under three quarters of an acre, a substantial, extended detached family home with a plot to the rear (accessed off Cranbourne Gardens) having planning permission granted (Oadby & Wigston Planning Portal Application Number 18/00098/FUL) for the erection of a detached dwelling (Use Class C3) with associated access, parking and landscaping.
The property is located on Stoughton Road, long regarded as one of the premier addresses in rural south Leicestershire, located within the popular village of Oadby, surrounded by an interesting mix of large family houses. The combination of convenience to Leicester city centre, with its professional quarters and mainline railway station offering access to London St Pancras in just over an hour, together with some of the County's finest rolling countryside on the doorstep creates this unique environment.
Oadby village centre itself provides a good range of shopping amenities are available within Oadby village and at the fashionable Allandale Road/Francis Street Parades, along with highly regarded schooling in the state and private sectors with the Leicester High School for Girls, Stoneygate School and Leicester Grammar School being of particular note. There is also an abundance of sporting facilities provided locally by Leicestershire and Scraptoft Golf Clubs, Leicester Race Course, tennis and squash clubs.
The property is entered via a porch with a quarry tiled floor and double glazed window and door to the front elevation, a glazed inner door leads into an entrance hall housing the stairs to the first floor. A ground floor cloakroom provides a low flush WC and wash hand basin with cupboard beneath and has a radiator and understairs storage cupboard. The breakfast kitchen has a range of eye and base level units and drawers, ample preparation surfaces, a one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap over and a window to the front elevation. A side lobby with doors to the front and rear elevations provides access to the garage. A utility room provides a further range of eye and base level units, stainless steel sink and plumbing for automatic washing machine, radiator, side window and further rooflight. A further cloakroom has a low flush WC, radiator and a window to the side elevation. The sitting room enjoys a cast iron log burner, four radiators, a double glazed leaded window and double glazed sliding patio doors to the side elevation. The dining room has a double glazed window, two radiators and double glazed doors into the pleasant garden room which has two radiators, and double glazed patio windows to the side and rear elevations.
To the first floor a galleried landing with two uPVC double glazed windows to the side elevation leads to the master bedroom which has a double glazed window to the rear elevation, two radiators, double glazed sliding patio doors to a balcony and an en-suite/dressing room with built-in wardrobes, twin sinks with cupboards beneath, Spa bath with shower over, low flush WC, two radiators and a uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation. Bedroom two has two radiators, built-in wardrobes with cupboards over and drawers, a vanity unit, and three double glazed windows to front, side and rear elevations. Bedroom three has a built-in wardrobe, radiator and a double glazed window to the side. The family bathroom has a white two piece suite comprising an inset wash hand basin with cupboard under, panelled bath with shower over, radiator, airing cupboard, two double glazed windows to front and side elevations. The accommodation is completed by a separate WC providing a low flush WC and having a uPVC double glazed window to side elevation.
To the front of the property is a return tarmac driveway with lawned gardens and planted borders and access to a double garage with up and over door. To the rear of the property are delightful gardens, particularly well-stocked with trees and shrubs and a covered former swimming pool, in total extending to just under half an acre including a plot (accessed from Cranbourne Gardens) with planning permission granted (18/00098/FUL) for the erection of a detached dwelling.
Proceed out of Leicester via the A6 London Road in a southerly direction, taking a left hand turn at the traffic light complex into Stoughton Road eventually becoming Gartree Road. Continue over the next two roundabouts and turn eventually right onto Stoughton Road, past the University playing fields 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