The Nook, Cosby, Leicestershire

The Nook

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms

5 bedroom character property for sale

  • Reference Number 31967105
  • Agent James Sellicks Leicester
  • Agent Number 01162 854554

Offers in excess of £750,000

About this property

Dating back to circa 1750, a stunning five bedroom period family home located in the heart of this thriving village. The property has undergone a full and extensive renovation over the past few years by the current owners to a very high specification, blending its beautiful original features such as exposed brick and beamwork with a contemporary theme and boasting a fantastic living kitchen, superb bathroom suites, off road parking, garaging and a large rear garden.

The village of Cosby this picturesque south Leicestershire village, offering a range of amenities for day-to-day needs including shopping, schooling, popular pubs, and also providing convenient access to Leicester and Lutterworth together the M1/M69 motorway networks and associated Fosse Retail Park.

A solid oak front door leads into the entrance hall, having original tiled flooring and a cast iron radiator. The beautiful sitting room has a wood effect uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation with fitted shutters, exposed original beams and stonework, a cast iron log burner set within an Inglenook fireplace with tiled hearth and original built-in storage cupboards, cast iron radiator, further storage cupboard, oak flooring. A rear entrance lobby with wood effect uPVC double glazed French doors and a window to the rear elevation has a cast iron fireplace and houses an understairs cloakroom providing low flush WC, wash hand basin, part tiled walls and oak flooring. An oak return staircase leads to the first floor. The kitchen boasts a vaulted ceiling with two Velux windows, a Blomberg dishwasher, marble preparation surfaces and breakfast bar, one and a quarter bowl undermounted sink and drainer unit, Neff four-ring induction hob, stainless steel splashback and extractor unit over, pan drawers, double Neff ovens, integrated fridge and freezer, halogen down spotlights, polished tiled flooring and bi-fold doors leading onto the rear garden. A utility area with a wood effect uPVC door and window to the side has a Belfast sink with marble worktops either side, cupboards beside and beneath, plumbing for automatic washing machine and storage space. The dining room has a wood effect uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation with fitted shutters, exposed brick chimneybreast and original beams, slate flooring.

The first floor landing has a wood effect uPVC double glazed window overlooking the garden, spotlights, an exposed beam and houses the boiler cupboard with Worcester wall mounted boiler. The master bedroom has a wood effect uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation, an original cast iron fireplace, original stripped floorboards and an en-suite wet room with rainforest and personal showers, wash hand basin and low flush WC, fully tiled walls, halogen down spotlights and tiled floor. Bedroom two has two wood effect uPVC double glazed windows with shutters to the front elevation, original exposed beams. Bedroom three has two wood effect uPVC double glazed windows to the rear elevation. Bedroom four has a wood effect uPVC double glazed window with fitted shutters to the front elevation, exposed beams. Bedroom five has a wood effect uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation. The family bathroom has a wood effect uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation with fitted shutters, a double walk-in shower with rainforest and personal shower heads, tiled bath, wash hand basin with storage beneath, high flush WC, heated chrome towel rail, exposed brick and beamwork, halogen down spotlights, part tiled walls and tiled flooring.

To the front of the property are gravelled gardens set behind wrought iron fencing and gate with double wooden gated access into a covered side block paved driveway providing car standing and leading to a further gravelled parking area and in turn to a large double garage with twin up and over roller doors, power and lights, three windows to the rear, roof storage and built-in shelving. A gravelled courtyard to the side of the property accessed via from the rear entrance lobby and utility room enjoys gravelled seating and entertaining areas, sleeper steps leading upto a further patio area and via a gated picket fence to the beautiful rear gardens, having a large lawned area and steps up to a fantastic west-facing decked entertaining area and further large York stone patio with a firepit, a raised gravelled area currently housing a wooden shed but thought the ideal site for a substantial summerhouse or home office.

Proceed out of Leicester on the A426 Lutterworth Road taking the right hand turn as signposted towards Cosby on the Countesthorpe Road, upon entering the village of Cosby continue straight ahead onto The Nook where the property can be located on the left hand side.

TENURE: Freehold
LOCAL AUTHORITY: Blaby District Council

Key Features

The Nook, Cosby, Leicestershire
  • Entrance hall, rear entrance lobby & cloakroom
  • sitting room
  • kitchen & dining room
  • master bedroom & en-suite wet room
  • four further bedrooms & family bathroom
  • gravelled frontage, driveway & side courtyard
  • car standing & large double garage
  • beautiful rear gardens & wooden shed
  • freehold
  • EPC - D




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56 Granby Street Leicester LE1 1DH

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm


01162 854554