South Knighton Road, Leicester
South Knighton Road
- 6 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- 2 Reception Rooms
6 bedroom character property for sale
- Reference Number 31012421
- Agent James Sellicks Leicester
- Agent Number 01162 854554
Price Guide £415,000
About this property
A spacious, three-storey six bedroom period house on this prestigious road, having been successfully let for many years, thought suitable to continue as a rental property or be turned back into a superb family home. The internal accommodation is now in need of some refurbishment.
South Knighton Road is located approximately two miles south of the city centre, providing excellent access to the professional quarters and mainline railway station, with more localized shopping facilities found at the nearby Queens Road and Allandale Road/Francis Street shopping parades.
The property is entered an original wood and glazed front door with window above into an entrance hall housing the stairs to the first floor. The front reception room has a wood framed bay window to the front and halogen down spotlights. The rear reception room has a wood and glazed door and windows to the side leading to the rear, halogen down spotlights, picture rail and an understairs storage cupboard. The dining kitchen has an excellent range of eye and base level units and drawers, granite preparation surfaces, a one and a half bowl stainless steel undermounted sink with chrome mixer tap and granite drainer, plumbing for dishwasher, a Smeg six-ring double cooker with tiled splashback and a stainless steel and glass Smeg extractor hood over, space for fridge-freezer, an island unit provides granite breakfast bar space with drawers and cupboards below and a larder rack, halogen down spotlights tiled floor and part tiled walls, two windows to the side, wood framed double glazed French doors, further windows and a Velux window to the rear. The utility room houses a Vaillant wall mounted boiler, has cupboards with worktops, stainless steel sink, shelving, tiled flooring and provides plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer. A ground floor cloakroom provides a low flush WC, wash hand basin and has tiled flooring. The study has a door and Velux window to the front, a range of built-in storage cupboards and shelving and a door from the hallway.
The first floor galleried landing houses an original built-in linen cupboard and the stairs to the second floor. Bedroom one has a window to the front, an original built-in linen cupboard and picture rail. Bedroom two has a window to the front, picture rail and shelving. Bedroom three has a window to the rear, picture rail and halogen down spotlights. Bedroom four has a window to the rear. The bathroom has a window to the side, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled bath with Mira shower over, heated towel rail and fully tiled walls. A further shower room with a Velux window to the rear provides a double shower cubicle with Mira shower, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, heated towel rail, part tiled walls and tiled floor. The study has a Velux window to the front and built-in shelving.
To the second floor is a landing with a Velux window to the rear. Bedroom five has a wood framed double glazed window to the front, halogen down spotlights and wood laminate effect flooring. Bedroom six has a wood framed double glazed window to the rear, halogen down spotlights and wood laminate effect flooring. A bathroom with a uPVC double glazed window to the side provide a panelled bath with Mira shower over, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin and has part tiled walls.
To the front of the property is a block paved driveway providing car standing for two vehicles and gated side access leading to good-sized south-west facing walled courtyard gardens with patio entertaining areas, a shaped lawn and mature flower beds.
Proceed out of Leicester via the A6 London Road in a southerly direction, passing over the Victoria Park roundabout; over the junctions with Stoneygate and Stoughton Roads and taking the fourth right hand turn onto Holbrook Road. Turn right onto South Knighton Road where the property can be located.
56 Granby Street Leicester LE1 1DH
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm