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About the property
Double fronted Victorian detached house in sought after village location. The accommodation retains a great deal of charm and character, and has been refurbished to a high standard to include sealed unit double glazed windows and full gas fired central heating.Available immediately. Read more
Double fronted Victorian detached house in sought after village location. The accommodation retains a great deal of charm and character, and has been refurbished to a high standard to include sealed unit double glazed windows and full gas fired central heating.Available immediately.
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 include open fireplace and log burning stove, dipped and stripped doors and encaustic style tiled flooring and double glazed sash windows. Access into the property is via a small entrance hall with doors to either side leading into the lounge and dining room. The lounge benefits from dual aspect windows, open fireplace, and double french doors leading through to a useful garden or boot room. 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,a range style cooker and doors leading through to the garden room and out to the rear garden. A staircase leads up from the front entrance hall to thefirst floor landing,the family bathroom, 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 detached single garage. 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, encaustic style tiled flooring, staircase rising to the first floor, dipped and stripped doors leading to the lounge and dining rooms.
Lounge - 12'1" x 12'1" (3.68m x 3.68m) - With large double glazed sash window to the front aspect and an additional sash window to the side, attractive fireplace surround with open grate, TV aerial point,telephone point, radiator with TRV and french doors opening to the garden or boot room.
Garden/Boot Room - 14'1" x 5'4" (4.29m x 1.63m) - With three windows and door to the rear leading to the garden, fitted work surface, dog flap to garden, door through to the breakfast kitchen.
Breakfast Kitchen - 13'3" x 12' (4.04m x 3.66m) - With double glazed side window, doorleading to the garden, excellent range of fitted base and wall units,wooden working surfaces, seamless 'Corian' dual colour one and a half bowl sink and drainer, Leisure 90 dual fuel range style cooker with extractor fan above, space for an upright fridge/freezer, further integrated freezer.There is a fitted extractor fan, TV aerial point, inset ceiling spotlights, radiator, tiled flooring and door to the garden or boot room and to the dining room.
Dining Room - 12'1" x 12'1" (3.68m x 3.68m) - With double glazed sash window to the front elevation,multi fuel burning stove set within an exposed brick surround with exposed brick hearth, period wall mounted display cabinet and full height storage cupboard, TV aerial point and radiator.There is a deep built in understairs storage cupboard with clothes hanging rail, shelving and lighting.
View Of The Fireplace In The Dining Room -
First Floor Landing - A carpeted staircase leads up from the front entrance hall to the first floor landing, which has a loft access hatch (please note this is not suitable for storage),dipped and stripped doors to the bedrooms and bathroom.
Master Bedroom - 12'1" x 12'1" (3.68m x 3.68m) - With double glazedsash windowto the front elevation and additional sash window to the side elevation,original cast iron fireplace, TV aerial point and radiator.
Bedroom Two - 12'1" max x 12'1" max (3.68m max x 3.68m max) - With double glazedsash windowto the front elevation, original cast iron fireplace, TV aerial point and radiator. A further half glazed door leads to a walk in storage cupboard which has it's own double glazed sash window to the front elevation.
Bedroom Three - 12'1" x 6'4" (3.68m x 1.93m) - With double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, small storage/access cupboard and radiator.
Family Bathroom - 8'1" x 6'2" (2.46m x 1.88m) - With obscure glazed side window, white suite comprising low flush w.c., large pedestal wash basin, panelled bath with shower over and glazed shower screen, chrome ladder style heated towel rail,part tiled walls, extractor fan and inset ceiling spotlights.
Outside To The Front - A generous driveway to one side of the house provides parking for several vehicles leading to the detached garage. A wide side gate which can be opened to provide vehicular access to the garden gives access to the patio area and garden beyond.
Garage - 24' x 12' (7.32m x 3.66m) - Larger than average detached garage of metal construction with roller front door, sliding side personal door.
Rear Gardens - A stunning feature of the house are the large south westerly facing gardens with large lawned area, boundary fencing and hedging, mature Magnolia and Golden Delicious Apple Trees, part gravelled patio area, exterior water tap. The whole garden enjoys a high degree of privacy.
Showing The Patio Area -
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