Chapel Lane, Knighton, Leicester

£515,000 For Sale
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Key Features

  • Gas Central Heating, Part Double Glazing, Restored Working Sash Windows
  • Original Open Canopy Storm Porch, Attractive Entrance Hall
  • Sitting Room, Separate Dining Room/family Room, Stylish Traditional Style Bespoke Kitchen
  • Rear Lobby With Utility Area/wc, Superb Traditional Style Conservatory
  • Attractive First Floor Landing With Master Bedroom Having Traditional Style En-suite Bathroom
  • Two Further Generous Size Bedrooms & Family Shower Room
  • Delightful Private Deep Frontage With Raised Elevation, Integral Garage
  • Attractive Mature Rear Garden
  • Character Features, Beautifully Presented

Property Description

'Southview' is a stunning and particularly attractive late Edwardian home located on the exclusive treelined Chapel Lane on the edge of Knighton village conservation area. The property sits on a superb deep and mature plot enjoying a private raised leafy elevation. The property has undergone an extensive programme of refurbishment and alterations by the present vendors with particular attention to detail, retaining the property's characters features including added period style features, resulting in a boutique style stylishly appointed traditional home for modern day living including restored and working sash windows, original stripped wooden doors including latches and original keys, original and added period style fireplaces, high ceilings with coving, picture rails and centre roses. The accommodation includes an attractive entrance hall with leaded stain glazed window, sitting room to the front elevation with bay window and further separate dining room/additional reception room to the rear, bespoke stylish traditional style kitchen leading to a stunning handmade traditional style conservatory with glazed sash style windows and twin doors providing open aspect to the rear. The first floor accommodation comprises of an attractive first floor landing with family shower room, three generous size bedrooms including master bedroom with bay window to the front elevation enjoying pleasant leafy aspect and traditional style en-suite bathroom. Outside enjoys well established leafy gardens, deep driveway leading to integral garage offering excellent potential for conversion to further living accommodation if required. It is of the agents opinion that this is one of the most well appointed and restored homes available within the immediate area. Internal viewing comes with the agents highest recommendation to fully appreciate and avoid disappointment. 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 and University of Leicester, Leicester Royal Infirmary and Leicester General hospital. 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, part double glazing, restored working sash windows. Original open canopy storm porch, attractive entrance hall, sitting room, separate dining room/family room, stylish traditional style bespoke kitchen, rear lobby with utility area/WC, superb traditional style conservatory. Attractive first floor landing with master bedroom having traditional style en-suite bathroom, two further generous size bedrooms & family shower room. Delightful private deep frontage with raised elevation, integral garage, attractive mature rear garden. Character features, beautifully presented.

Open Canopy Storm Porch
This attractive original open canopy storm porch has feature leaded stain glazed door leading to entrance hall.

Entrance Hall
Attractive entrance hall with original tiled flooring, uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation, stairs leading to first floor, under stairs recess area, ceiling coving, ceiling center rose, period style cast iron radiator.

Sitting Room 17'6''x 12'
This attractive and spacious sitting room has double glazed walk-in bay window to the front elevation enjoying a pleasant raised, leafy, private aspect overlooking front garden, further window to the side elevation, feature real flame effect fireplace with cast iron inset, ornate tiling, wooden fire surround and raised tiled hearth, ceiling coving, ceiling center rose, picture rails, radiator with traditional style radiator cover.

Dining Room/Family Room 16'10''x 11'10'' measurement includes bay window and chimneybreast
This attractive and spacious versatile reception room enjoys uPVC double walk-in bay window to the rear elevation overlooking rear garden, further uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation, chimneybreast with period feature fireplace with real flame effect gas fire, tiled inset, hearth, oak wooden fire surround and mantle, ceiling coving, ceiling center rose, picture rails, radiator with traditional style radiator cover.

Stylish Traditional Style Kitchen 9' x 8'10''
This superb stylishly appointed traditional style bespoke kitchen has two double glazed windows to the side elevation overlooking courtyard area. Kitchen in brief comprises: Belfast sink, range of base units with cutlery drawers, granite work-tops and matching glazed wall mounted display cabinets, chimneybreast housing range cooker with chimney hood and light over, traditional style part tiled walls, traditional style mosaic tiled flooring, ceiling center rose, ceiling coving, period style cast iron radiator, door leading to rear lobby.

Rear Lobby
This useful rear lobby area has traditional style mosaic tiled flooring, traditional style part tiled walls, door leading to utility area/WC, further door leading to conservatory.

WC/Utility Area 7'x 3'3''
With window to the rear elevation, comprises low level WC, wash hand basin, plumbing for washing machine and outlet for dryer, radiator.

Traditional Style Conservatory 16'6'' narrowing to 14'6'' x14'10''
A particular feature of this property is this delightful bespoke, traditional style conservatory, providing extra living accommodation, including entertainment area or family room, conservatory which is hand made with part reclaimed brick-work, glazed sash style windows and pitched glazed roof, large twin glazed doors provides an aspect to rear garden enjoying a pleasant leafy view, traditional style mosaic tiled flooring with Victorian style trench heating (not connected), exposed brick-work and wall light.

First Floor Landing
Attractive first floor landing approached via half landing with window to the front elevation, first floor landing has access to loft space, ceiling coving, ceiling center rose, picture rails, recess medicine cupboard, period style cast iron radiator.

Master Bedroom 17'5'' x 11' measurement includes chimneybreast and bay window
This superb spacious, light and airy master bedroom enjoys walk-in bay window to the front elevation, enjoying a pleasant raised private leafy aspect, further window to the side elevation, chimneybreast with feature period fireplace comprising: cast iron inset and ornate tiles, tiled hearth, exposed wooden fire surround, ceiling coving, ceiling center rose, picture rails. Door leading to stylish traditional style en-suite bathroom.

Stylish Traditional Style En-Suite Bathroom 12'2'' measurement includes recess narrowing to 8'4''x 4'7'' total floor space having part restricted head room
This delightful split-level stylishly appointed traditional style en-suite bathroom has double glazed skylight window to the side elevation, comprises: wash hand basin, low level WC, cast iron roll-top bath raised on legs (cast iron bath and taps are original to the house), solid oak wooden flooring, concealed storage cupboards in roof eaves and further shelved airing cupboard, radiator.

Bedroom Two 14'3'' x 11'10'' measurement includes chimneybreast
Spacious light and airy second bedroom has windows to the rear and side elevations overlooking rear garden enjoying a pleasant leafy aspect, chimneybreast with period cast iron fire surround and ornate tiled hearth, ceiling coving, ceiling center rose, picture rails, period style cast iron radiator.

Bedroom Three 9'4'' x 9'
This spacious third bedroom has window to the side elevation, ceiling coving, ceiling center rose, period style cast iron radiator.

Family Shower Room 9'x 6'7'' measurement includes shower enclosure
This attractive traditional style family shower room has window to the side elevation, comprises: low level WC, ornate wash hand basin, shower enclosure with traditional style chrome shower, ceiling coving, ceiling center rose, extractor fan, solid oak wooden flooring, period style cast iron radiator.

Front Garden
A particular feature of this property is this delightful, deep and well established frontage approached via original twin timber gates, deep tarmac driveway, the property is screened by mature trees and shrubs and enjoys a raised private elevation, lawn garden, mature privet hedging, flowerbeds, shrubs, paved pathway with cottage style garden area leading to front door.

Integral Garage 15'x 9'
This spacious integral garage has power and lighting, twin glazed timber doors to the front elevation, window and door to the rear, maintenance inspection pit, wall mounted gas boiler and radiator. Garage offers excellent potential for conversion to further living accommodation if required, subject to necessary regulations.

Rear Garden
Attractive and well established cottage style rear garden, in brief comprising: shaped lawn, paved terrace and pathway, well stocked flowerbeds, shrubs, mature hedging including original orchard apple trees, vegetable plot, garden store, paved side access leading to attractive further garden/courtyard area with outside garden taps, access to garage and further access to the front of the property.