About this property
A rare development opportunity to purchase a substantial three-storey Grade II Listed property in need of refurbishment, with a range of outbuildings to include barns, stables, a former surgery and garages, sitting on approximately 1.9 acres overlooking The Green in Anstey.
There is lapsed planning permission for six detached dwellings (accessed off Falcon Road). Further drawings have been prepared for the outbuildings to be converted into residential dwellings.
The local planning authority has approved in principle (by way of a pre-planning application) the development of the property as shown on the plans contained in the purchaser's pack which is available upon request.
More information can be obtained via the Charnwood Borough Council Planning Portal, Application No. P/16/0451/2.
Situated on the outskirts of this popular north Leicestershire village, Anstey offers a wide range of amenities catering for all day to day needs and is situated within a few minutes' car drive of Bradgate Park; an area of national significance with many scenic walks and beauty spots. The area is extremely well placed for access into the major centres of employment at Leicester and Loughborough, with access to the M1 via the western distributor road. The area is well served by popular schooling in the state and private sector.
The house comprises entrance hall, drawing room, sitting room, rear lobby with stairs to first floor, breakfast kitchen, cloakroom, utility room, side entrance, office, family room and cellar. To the first floor is a master bedroom with dressing room, further bedroom, bathroom and WC, two staircases leading to the second floor and three further bedrooms.
The outbuildings comprise a block of three garages, a former surgery consisting of three rooms, WC, garage, a two-storey barn and two stables.
GROUNDS AND PARKING
The property enjoys substantial and attractive grounds comprising formal gardens, former tennis lawns and a small spinney. The total plot extends to approximately 1.9 acres.
Ample parking is provided by a cobbled courtyard.
Proceed out of Leicester via the A6 St Margaret's Way in a northerly direction taking a left hand turn onto Ravensbridge Drive crossing over the Blackbird Road junction into Anstey Lane, continue along this road eventually crossing over the Glen Frith Way roundabout and second smaller roundabout (signposted to Anstey) over the A46 western bypass into Leicester Road, at the Nook in the centre of the village take a left hand turn into Bradgate Road where the property may be located, clearly indicated by the Agents 'For Sale' board.
56 Granby Street Leicester LE1 1DH
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