Knighton Drive, Stoneygate, Leicester

OIEO £375,000 Under Offer
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Key Features

  • Majority Gas Central Heating, Partly Double Glazed, Entrance Vestibule, Entrance Hall
  • Sitting Room, Kitchen, Dining Room/additional Reception Room, Family Room, Wc, Conservatory
  • Attractive First Floor Landing, Three Generous Size Bedrooms, Bathroom, Separate Wc/shower Room
  • Second Floor Landing With Two Further Generous Size Bedrooms, Un-developed Loft Area
  • Attractive Front And Rear Gardens, Out-buildings/stores
  • Potential To Improve And Provide Further Accommodation

Property Description

A SUBSTANTIAL FIVE BEDROOM VICTORIAN VILLA, OFFERING EXCELLENT POTENTIAL FOR FURTHER IMPROVEMENTS AND ALTERATIONS, LOCATED ON THE EXCLUSIVE TREE LINED KNIGHTON DRIVE.
An opportunity to purchase this substantial five bedroom, three storey Victorian family home, located on the exclusive tree lined Knighton Drive, in the fashionable and highly regarded Stoneygate conservation area. The property has been a family home in excess of 90 years, and regrettably a sale is now required. The property which retains character features, offers truly spacious and versatile living accommodation over three floors and offers excellent potential to provide further improvements and alterations, resulting to a comfortable and versatile home. The accommodation includes, entrance hall, sitting room, dining room/additional reception room with open aspect to spacious family room with WC and conservatory to the rear, five generous size bedrooms to the first floor, including master bedroom with adjoining box room/dressing room and un-developed attic space, in excess of 30ft, offering potential for further living accommodation if required, subject to necessary regulations. The property enjoys attractive gardens with traditional style frontage and well established deep rear garden, enjoying an attractive leafy aspect. Properties of this size and potential scarcely become available within the immediate area; internal viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate. The property is well located for everyday amenities and services including renowned local public and private schooling together with nursery day-care, Leicester University, Leicester Royal Infirmary and city general hospitals and is within minutes' walk of Victoria Park and Leicester City Centre together with shopping parades in both Stoneygate and neighbouring Clarendon Park with their specialist shops, bars, boutiques and restaurants.

Majority gas central heating, partly double glazed, entrance vestibule, entrance hall. Sitting room, kitchen, dining room/additional reception room, family room, WC, conservatory. Attractive first floor landing, three generous size bedrooms, bathroom, separate wc/shower room. Second floor landing with two further generous size bedrooms, un-developed loft area. Attractive front and rear gardens, out-buildings/stores. Potential to improve and provide further accommodation.

Entrance Vestibule
With original tiled flooring, ceiling coving, door leading to entrance hall.

Entrance Hall
With ceiling coving, radiator, stairs leading to first floor.

Sitting Room 16'7'' x 13'10'' measurement includes bay window and recess
This spacious sitting room has bay window to the front elevation, chimneybreast with real flame effect gas fire and decorative brick fire surround and tiled hearth, ceiling coving, ornate ceiling centre rose, fitted wardrobe/storage cupboards, radiator.

Kitchen 12'2'' x 11'
With double glazed window to the rear elevation, kitchen comprises: sink and drainer, range of wall and base units with work surfaces over with matching tall larder cupboards, integrated gas hob with extractor fan and light, twin ovens, plumbing for washing machine, gas boiler, radiator.

Dining Room/Reception Room 13'2'' x 11'4''
This versatile room has double glazed window to the side elevation, double glazed door to the side leading to courtyard area with out-buildings and gated access to rear garden. Built-in glazed display cabinet/storage unit, radiator, open aspect leading to family room.

Family Room 13'x 15' measurement includes recess
This spacious light and airy room has double glazed patio door leading to conservatory, chimneybreast with gas fire, ceiling coving, ceiling centre rose, door leading to WC.

WC
Having wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator.

Conservatory 18'9'' narrowing to 11'4''x 9'6''
This part brick and double glazed conservatory has double glazed patio door to the rear and enjoys attractive views over rear garden, enjoying a leafy, private aspect.

First Floor
Attractive and spacious first floor landing having ceiling coving, radiator, stairs leading to second floor.

Master Bedroom 14'2''x 14'
This master bedroom is approached via a door leading directly from the landing or access through dressing room/box room measuring 10'x 6', having window to the front elevation, built-in wardrobes, wash hand basin, open aspect leading to main master bedroom. The master bedroom has two windows to the front elevation, chimneybreast with gas fire (disconnected), wooden fire surround, ceiling coving, shelving, radiator.

Bedroom Two 15'2'' x 13' measurement includes recess
This spacious second bedroom has uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation overlooking rear garden, enjoying a pleasant leafy aspect, chimneybreast with wooden fire surround, sink and drainer with base unit below, ceiling coving, radiator.

Bedroom Three 13' x 11' measurement up to chimneybreast
With window to the rear elevation, wash hand basin, chimneybreast, built-in wardrobe, shelved linen cupboard/storage, radiator.

Bathroom 8'3'' narrowing to 3'9''x 7'6'' narrowing to 4'8''
With window to the side elevation, comprising: wash hand basin, low level WC, panel bath with shower attachment, shower screen, part tiled walls, shelved cupboard, radiator.

WC/Shower Room
With window to the side elevation, low level WC, recess shower enclosure (shower currently not functional), radiator.

Second Floor Landing
With access leading to bedrooms four and five, door leading to un-developed loft space.

Un-Developed Loft Space 30'x 12' total floor space having part restricted head room.
This spacious un-developed loft area offers excellent potential to provide additional accommodation if required, subject to necessary regulations.

Bedroom Four 20'7'' measurement includes chimneybreast narrowing to 19'6''x 13'8'' measurement includes window recess narrowing to 11'
With two windows to the front elevation, gas fire (disconnected), exposed wooden floorboards.

Bedroom Five 13'7'' measurement up to chimneybreast x 11'3'' measurement into window recess narrowing to 8'5''
With window to the rear elevation, sink and drainer with base unit below, shelving, exposed wooden floorboards.

Front Garden
Attractive traditional style walled frontage with low maintenance garden area with mature evergreen trees and shrubs.

Rear Garden
Delightful and well established deep rear garden, enjoying a pleasant leafy, private aspect, in brief comprising: paved terrace area, paved pathway, pebbled areas, further sun terrace/paved area, mature evergreen trees and shrubs, garden store, gated access between neighbouring properties leading to courtyard area with two garden stores/out-buildings.