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About the property
A delightful double-fronted Victorian house having been refurbished to a beautiful standard over a number of years to include some wonderful original and period features and occupying a particularly generous, south westerly facing plot. Read more
A delightful double-fronted Victorian house having been refurbished to a beautiful standard over a number of years to include some wonderful original and period features and occupying a particularly generous, south westerly facing plot.
General - 'Highland House', is located within the popular South Leicestershire village of Fleckney and displays a date stone which reads 1897 which is reflected in some of the wonderful internal original and period features which including open fireplaces, log burners, dipped and stripped doors and part mosaic style tiled flooring and sash windows. Access into the property is via a small entrance hall with doors to either side leading into the formal sitting room and dining room. The sitting room benefits from dual aspect windows and a striking open fire facility with french doors to the rear aspect leading through to a useful garden room with utility section. The dining room is located to the opposite side of the property and enjoys the warmth of a multi-fuel burner with exposed brick surround and hearth and fixed to the wall are what are thought to be the original storage cupboard and display cabinet to the alcove of the chimney breast.
General Cont. - Also adjoining the dining room is a sizeable under stairs storage cupboard and a door leading through to the breakfast kitchen which is complete with a range of modern wall and base mounted units, space for a range styler cooker and doors leading through to the garden room and out to the rear garden. Off the first floor landing is the family bathroom comprising a modern suite and three bedrooms. The master and guest bedrooms both benefit from the original cast iron feature fireplaces with one of the rooms also having the use of a large storage cupboard / wardrobe. Outside to the front is a driveway providing off road parking and leading to a larger than average single garage which is detached from the house itself. To the rear, the south westerly facing garden is a particularly generous size and is mainly laid to lawn with a pleasant patio area adjoining the rear of the house.
Location - Fleckney has an excellent range of local amenities including shops, school, a doctors surgery, dental surgery and is well serviced by public transport. Market Harborough and Leicester are both within easy reach, with their more comprehensive facilities, including main line rail services to London St Pancras International, giving access to the Capital (in approximately one hour on express services). Fleckney sits amongst some of South Leicestershire's prettiest countryside, including cycle ways and canal walks. Further details on the village are available in the village profile section on our website.
Entrance Hall - Stained glass glazed door to the front aspect, mosaic style tiled flooring, stairs rising to the first floor, dipped and stripped doors leading to the sitting room.
Sitting Room - 12'1" x 12'1" (3.68m x 3.68m) - Large sash window to the front aspect and an additional sash window to the side. Open fire facility, tv point, telephone point, radiator, french doors to the
Garden/Utility Room - 14'1" x 5'4" (4.29m x 1.63m) - Three windows and door to the rear leading to the garden. Square top work surface. Door back to the kitchen.
Breakfast Kitchen - 13'3" x 12' (4.04m x 3.66m) - Window, door to the rear leading to the garden, wall and base mounted units, square top wooden work surfaces, seamless 'Corian' dual colour one and a half bowl sink and drainer, space and connection for a Range style cooker with extractor fan above. Space for an upright fridge/freezer, integrated freezer. Extractor fan, tv aerial, spotlighting, radiator, tiled flooring and door to
Dining Room - 12'1" x 12'1" (3.68m x 3.68m) - Sash window, multi fuel burner set within an exposed brick surround with exposed brick hearth. Original display cabinet and storage cupboard. Additional understairs storage cupboard, tv point and radiator. Door back to the entrance hall.
First Floor Landing - Loft access, dipped and stripped doors to
Bedroom One - 12'1" x 12'1" (3.68m x 3.68m) - Two sash windows to the front aspect and additional sash window to the side aspect. Original cast iron fireplace, tv point and radiator.
Bedroom Two - 12'1" max x 12'1" max (3.68m max x 3.68m max) - Sash window, original cast iron fireplace, glazed dipped and stripped door leading to a storage cupboard, with an additional sash window. Radiator.
Bedroom Three - 12'1" x 6'4" (3.68m x 1.93m) - Window, small storage/access cupboard and radiator.
Family Bathroom - 8'1" x 6'2" (2.46m x 1.88m) - Window, low level lavatory, pedestal wash hand basin, panel enclosed bath with shower overhead, chrome ladder style radiator, part tiled walls, extractor fan and spotlighting.
Outside To The Front - Driveway to one side provides parking for several vehicles leading to a larger than average single garage. Gate to the side provides access to the rear and also a removable fence panel/gate.
Garage - 24' x 12' (7.32m x 3.66m) - Larger than average detached garage. Roll over door and sliding side access door.
Outside To The Rear - Large Southerly facing garden mainly laid to lawn with a hedgerow/fenced perimeter. Two mature trees, part paved, part gravelled patio section adjoining the rear of the house. Access to the front is via a gate to the side.
Ref - Jg/lb/3622
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