Shanklin Drive, South Knighton, Leicester

Guide Price £550,000 Under Offer
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Key Features

  • Gas Central Heating, Security Alarm, Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall
  • Sitting Room, Garden Room, Formal Dining Room/additional Reception Room, Day Room/breakfast Room, Kitchen
  • Lobby With Pantry/utility Area, Boiler Room, Wc
  • Feature Galleried First Floor Landing, Four Bedrooms, Bathroom, Separate Wc
  • Attractive Frontage, Driveway To Garaging, Mature Rear Garden
  • Potential For Further Accommodation And Improvements

Property Description

‘Achirondelle' is a particularly attractive and distinctive double bay fronted, individual family home, located on the renowned Shanklin Drive in the fashionable and highly regarded leafy suburb of South Knighton, bordering to Stoneygate. The property which is offered for sale with No Upwards Chain retains a wealth of character features. The property offers excellent potential to provide further improvements and/or alterations including extension to the side and rear or conversion of loft space, subject to necessary consent. The accommodation includes attractive entrance vestibule, entrance hall, sitting room, formal dining room/additional reception room, breakfast room/day room, kitchen with rear lobby having pantry, boiler room and WC. First floor with a feature galleried landing area, four bedrooms, family bathroom and separate WC. Frontage with off road parking, garaging and attractive well established rear garden, enjoying a pleasant leafy aspect. Property with such character and potential to provide additional living accommodation, rarely comes available within the immediate area. The property is well located for everyday amenities and services including renowned local public and private schooling including Overdale Infant and Junior Schools and nursery day-care, Leicester City Centre, Leicester University, Leicester Royal Infirmary and city general hospitals. The property is also within minutes' walk of Knighton Park together with Queens Road shopping parade in neighbouring Clarendon Park with its specialist shops, bars, boutiques and restaurants.

Gas central heating, security alarm, entrance porch, entrance hall. Sitting room, garden room, formal dining room/additional reception room, day room/breakfast room, kitchen. Lobby with pantry/utility area, boiler room, WC. Feature galleried first floor landing, four bedrooms, bathroom, separate WC. Attractive frontage, driveway to garaging, mature rear garden. Potential for further accommodation and improvements.

Entrance Porch
Attractive entrance porch approached via original hard wood single door, further door leading to entrance hall.

Entrance Hall
With picture rails, radiator, walk-in under stairs storage cupboard/cloaks with leaded window to the front elevation.

Sitting Room 18'8'' x 14'5'' measurement includes recess and bay window
This attractive sitting room has part leaded walk-in bay window to the front elevation, tiled fire surround with display arches and shelving, picture rails, radiator, windows and door leading to garden room.

Garden Room 12'5'' x 5'5''
Part brick and glazed with views over rear garden and twin doors, radiator.

Formal Dining Room/Additional Reception Room 15' x 13' measurement includes recess and bay window
This versatile room has walk-in part leaded bay window to the front elevation, chimneybreast with tiled fire surround, radiator.

Day Room/Breakfast Room 12'4''x 10'4'' measurement includes recess and bay window taken to maximum point
With bay window to the rear elevation overlooking rear garden enjoying a pleasant leafy aspect, chimneybreast with tiled fire surround, original built-in cupboards, plate rails, radiator.

Kitchen 9'x 8'9''
With window to the rear elevation overlooking rear garden, kitchen comprises: double sink and drainer, range of wall and base units with work surfaces over, gas cooker point, plumbing for dishwasher, tiled walls, radiator, open aspect leading to rear lobby.

Lobby
Door leading to rear garden, access to the following room:-

WC
With window to the side elevation, low level WC, tiled walls, radiator.

Pantry/Utility Area
With shelving and plumbing for washing machine.

Boiler Room
With window to the side elevation, gas boiler.

First Floor
Attractive feature galleried first floor landing approach via a half landing with feature leaded stain glazed secondary double glazed window to the front elevation. First floor landing has picture rails and excellent potential to provide loft conversion, subject to necessary consent.

Bedroom One 13' x 13' measurement includes wardrobes and recess
With part leaded window to the front elevation, chimneybreast, range of built-in wardrobes with storage cupboards and display shelved unit, ceiling coving, radiator.

Bedroom Two 13'x 12'8'' measurement includes wardrobes
With part leaded window to the front elevation, built-in wardrobes with storage cupboards and storage drawers, ceiling coving, radiator.

Bedroom Three 12'10'' x 9'3'' measurement includes wardrobes and recess
With window to the rear elevation overlooking rear garden, built-in wardrobes, picture rails, radiator.

Bedroom Four 9'x 9' measurement includes wardrobes
With window to the rear elevation, built-in wardrobes, picture rails, radiator.

Bathroom 9'x 6'
With window to the rear elevation, wash hand basin, panel bath, tiled walls, chrome heated towel rail, radiator and built in airing cupboard.

Separate WC
With window to the rear elevation, low level WC, tiled walls, radiator.

Outside
Attractive traditional style walled frontage with paved area, mature shrubs and hedging, paved driveway providing off road parking.

Garaging 16'x 8'
With window and door to the side elevation, twin doors to the front, power and lighting.

Rear Garden
Attractive and well established rear garden enjoying a pleasant leafy aspect, in brief comprising: paved terrace, lawn with well stocked flowerbeds, shrubs and mature trees.