Charming Victorian cottage set in beautiful gardens with small paddock in superb position on the edge of Barton in the Beans approx 0.75 acres. The cottage offers further scope for improvement. Read more
Charming Victorian cottage set in beautiful gardens with small paddock in superb position on the edge of Barton in the Beans approx 0.75 acres. The cottage offers further scope for improvement.
General - No. 59 Main Street is a charming Victorian cottage set in extensive gardens and grounds extending to approximately 0.75 acres and offers further scope for improvement. The cottage is in a lovely setting on the edge of the village, with superb country views. The accommodation briefly includes on the ground floor: three reception rooms, cloakroom, kitchen and utility room. To the first floor there are four double bedrooms and two bathrooms.
Location - Barton in the Beans is located approximately three miles North of Market Bosworth. It lies in some of West Leicestershire's prettiest countryside with some lovely walks from the village towards Congerstone and Shackerstone. The village has a rich history. In the 18th century, it was an important centre for the Baptist Church and the Minister of Barton was the notable clock maker, Samuel Deacon (1746-1816). Market Bosworth is, without doubt, one of the most highly regarded and exclusive towns in West Leicestershire with some lovely shops and restaurants overlooking the historic market place and a fantastic range of sporting facilities including bowls, rugby and tennis club. On the edge of the town, there is a Marina and water park. Market Bosworth is also home to the highly regarded Dixie Grammar School and the High School and been rated "outstanding" by Ofsted in 2018.
The Cottage - The accommodation is arranged over two floors as follows.
Front door opening into
Entrance Porch - Further door opening into
Reception Hall - This is of a very good size with a balustrade staircase rising to the first floor. Doors to
Sitting Room - 19'5" x 16'8" (5.92m x 5.08m) - A delightful light room overlooking the front and rear gardens. There are french doors opening onto the patio and the focal point is the feature fireplace, housing a gas fire. Two radiators.
Inner Hall/Snug - 10' x 8'10" (3.05m x 2.69m) - Opening off the inner hall is
Utility Room - Counter top under which there is plumbing for a washing machine and space for a condensing dryer. Back door opening into the garden. Full height storage cupboard and door to
Cloakroom - Low level lavatory, wash hand basin with tiled splashback.
Breakfast Room - 9' x 6'8" extending to 8' (2.74m x 2.03m ex tending to 2.44m) - This room opens directly into the
Kitchen - 15'8" x 10' (4.78m x 3.05m) - Fitted with a comprehensive range of cream Shaker style base and wall units with timber work surfaces and tiled splashbacks. Inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and integrated appliances include a fridge/freezer, dishwasher and a free standing double oven with four ring electric hob and extractor fan above.
First Floor Landing - Balustrade staircase rises from the reception hall. Opening off the landing are doors to
Master Bedroom - 16'7" (14'8" to 5' eaves height) x 10'9" (5.05m ( 4.47m to 1.52m eaves height) x 3.28m) - (final measurement 10'9" increases to 15'4")
A delightful room with views over both the front and rear garden. There is a radiator and wash hand basin.
Bedroom Two - 13' x 7'3" (6'3" to 5' eaves height) (3.96m x 2.21m ( 1.91m to 1.52m eaves height)) - Overlooking the front garden, central heating radiator.
Bathroom - Fitted with a white suite comprising panel enclosed bath with electric shower over, low level lavatory and pedestal wash hand basin. Tiling to splashback areas. Single radiator.
Secondary Landing - 10' max x 9' (3.05m max x 2.74m) - This is a really useful space which could possibly be used as a childrens' sitting room or study. Opening off the secondary landing are
Bedroom Three - 12' x 11'5" (3.66m x 3.48m) - This is a good double bedroom overlooking the front garden. Central heating radiator.
Bedroom Four - 12' x 6'7" (3.66m x 2.01m) - Central heating radiator.
Bathroom - Fitted with a suite comprising a panel enclosed bath, low level lavatory and wash hand basin with tiling to splashback areas. Airing cupboard.
Outside To The Front - Five bar gate opens onto a stoned drive which leads to a parking area, to the rear of the house. There are beautiful cottage gardens to three sides of the property. To the front of the cottage is a lawn with a picket fence running along the roadside boundary which sweeps round the house. A hedge separates the front lawn from the side garden, which is a lovely private area, principally lawned with a number of fine trees and a summer house.
Outside To The Rear - Immediately to the rear of the cottage, are three useful timber outbuildings and a paddock, with post and rail fencing.
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