Main Street, Great Bowden, Market Harborough

Main Street

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Reception Rooms

2 bedroom character property sold

  • Reference Number 30860051
  • Agent James Sellicks Market Harborough
  • Agent Number 01858 410008

Offers over £220,000

About this property

Ivy Cottage is an attractive red brick Victorian terrace cottage located in the very sought-after village of Great Bowden, close to local amenities and train station.

Ivy Cottage is an attractive red brick Victorian terrace cottage located in the very sought-after village of Great Bowden, close to local amenities and train station.

The property retains many of the period features which gives this home all the character and charm, however offers scope for further improvement.

The accommodation is accessed through a timber front door and comprises a spacious front sitting room with feature fireplace, window to the front elevation and beamed ceilings, this room leads through into the dining room which has stairs off to the first floor and a useful under stairs cupboard.

The galleried kitchen although compact provides a range wall mounted cupboard, a ceramic sink unit, laminate work top over and floor standing space for white goods. Appliances include a four-ring gas hob and an electric oven. A particularly nice feature of the kitchen is a window and stable door that leads out to the pretty rear courtyard garden. The downstairs bathroom completes the accommodation to the ground floor with a three-piece white suite.

To the first floor you will find a spacious master bedroom with a double built in wardrobe which also houses the combi central heating boiler and shelving, a window to the front elevation and access to the loft space. Bedroom two is located to the rear of the property.

The property provides pretty front and rear courtyard gardens which provide sunny aspects throughout the day.

Great Bowden is one of the most highly sought after villages within the county both by virtue of the quality housing stock and strong community spirit, good local amenities include a parish church, post office, village store and primary school. There is a selection of places to eat and dine with two gastro public houses, the Shoulder of Mutton and Red Lion both recently renovated and upgraded and very popular amongst villagers and people who visit. In addition, there are two cafes, the renowned Bowden Stores which also has a gift shop and Weltons Deli which has a post office and shop, as well as a café.

The nearby town of Market Harborough provides a wide range of shopping, leisure, education and recreational facilities with a mainline train service within convenient walking distance, giving access to London St. Pancras in under an hour. Schooling is well catered for in both the state and private sector. Of particular note are Uppingham School, Oakham School, Stoneygate School, Leicester Grammar the latter two both in Great Glen.

Proceed out of Market Harborough via Burnmill Road. Upon entering the village of Great Bowden, take a right hand turning at the T junction into Main Street; continue along Main Street into the village centre where the property can be located on the left-hand side as indicated by the agents board.

Key Features

Main Street, Great Bowden, Market Harborough
  • Period terrace cottage
  • Two reception rooms
  • Galleried kitchen
  • Two bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Courtyard garden to front and rear
  • No upward chain
  • Close to rail station
  • EPC - C


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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