** NO UPWARD CHAIN **Impressive Village House **Two Receptions **Five Bedrooms **Master with Dressing Room and En-suite **Beautifully landscaped garden **Double garage Read more
** NO UPWARD CHAIN **Impressive Village House **Two Receptions **Five Bedrooms **Master with Dressing Room and En-suite **Beautifully landscaped garden **Double garage
General - Number 20 Main Street is an impressive five bedroomed house located in the heart of the village. The spacious accommodation includes two receptions, kitchen and utility on the ground floor, On the second floor there are five bedrooms including a fabulous master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite. Outside there is a pretty garden and double garage. The house has been significantly improved over the years with engineered oak floors throughout much of the ground floor, luxurious bathrooms and a new kitchen. The present owners have also paid considerable attention to maximising the energy efficient of the house and have been very successful in significantly reducing running costs.
Location - Great Glen is located to the south of Leicester. There is a useful range of amenities in the village including a Health Centre, shops, public houses, church, village hall, library, a village Primary School, Leicester Grammar School and Stoneygate Prep schools. There are excellent public transport links to Leicester City Centre and the popular town of Market Harborough and the amenities of Oadby are within easy reach by car. Great Glen also benefits from a by-pass. Both Leicester and Market Harborough have fast train link services to London St Pancras International. (approx journey time one hour).
Energy Efficiency - The current owner is a professor of energy systems and has therefore paid particular attention to the energy efficiency of this house. There are solar hot water and solar PV panels on the roof together with storage batteries in the garage (which can be removed if required). There is a charging point for an electric car and a wood burning stove in the sitting room. The house is well-insulated. The modifications are designed not to make the house any more complicated to run and manage. We are happy to provide more information on request.
The House - The accommodation is arranged over two floors as follows. Front door opening into reception hall.
Reception Hall - With engineered oak boarded floor, stairs rising to first floor, understairs storage cupboard, central heating radiator.
Cloakroom - Contemporary low flush lavatory, wash hand basin with tongue and groove panelling to the walls. Central heating radiator.
Sitting Room - 17'5" x 13'5" (5.31m x 4.09m) - This room has a lovely feel. There is a fireplace housing a wood burning stove, an oak boarded floor, wall lights, coving to ceiling and dimmer switches. Central heating radiator. Door to dining room.
Dining Room - 13' x 9'10" (3.96m x 3.00m) - With oak boarded floor and French doors opening into the garden, coving to ceiling and door to kitchen. Central heating radiator.
Kitchen - 13'7" x 12'10" (4.14m x 3.91m) - (second meaurement reduces to 8'). Overlooking the garden. The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of cream base and wall units with heavy oak work surfaces and tiled splashbacks incorporating a 'Neff' double oven and a 'Neff' induction hob with 'Siemens' extractor over. It should be noted there is underfloor heating. Opening into the utility.
Utility - 8' x 7'5" (2.44m x 2.26m) - Fitted base units with oak work surfaces run down either side of the room. There is an inset single drainer sink unit, plumbing for washing machine, underfloor heating and venting for tumble dryer. Door to outside.
On The First Floor - Stairs rise from the reception hall to the landing which has two sun pipes to provide natural light. Opening off the landing are the bedrooms.
Master Bedroom - 13'8" x 9'10" (4.17m x 3.00m) - (13'8" x 9'10" extending to 12'10"). An impressive room with laminate finish to the floor, wall light points, fitted cupboard, central heating radiator. Opens into the dressing room.
Dressing Room - 8' x 6'4" (2.44m x 1.93m) - Bank of wardrobes along one wall. Central heating radiator.
En-Suite - Walk in shower cubicle with rainfall and hand held shower fixtures, wash bowl set on a wooden cabinet, low flush lavatory, chrome ladder style towel rail, tiling to the floor and walls.
Bedroom Two - 12'9" x 7'6" (3.89m x 2.29m) - Overlooking garden. Fitted cupboard. Central heating radiator.
Bedroom Three - 13' x 8' (3.96m x 2.44m) - Overlooking garden. Fitted cupboard. Central heating radiator.
Bedroom Four - 12'1" x 10'7" (3.68m x 3.23m) - Central heating radiator
Bedroom Five - 9'10" x 8' (3.00m x 2.44m) - Central heating radiator. Fitted cupboard.
Bathroom - Fashionable white suite comprising a panelled bath with shower over and shower screen, low flush lavatory and wash hand basin. There is a mosaic patterned floor, chrome ladder style towel rail. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.
Outside - A low wall runs along the front boundary. In front of the house, there is a good sized block paved parking area opening onto which are the two single garages both of which have up and over doors.
The Garden - The main garden is to the rear of the house. The garden has been cleverly designed with pretty flower and herbaceous borders. Immediately adjoining the house is a terrace with a log store an ideal spot for al fresco dining. There is a further patio at the top of the garden which is a real suntrap. A mature and well established hedge runs along the boundary ensuring a high degree of privacy.
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