Carisbrooke Road, South Knighton, Leicester

£450,000 For Sale
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Key Features

  • Gas Central Heating, Attractive Entrance Hall, Walk-in Cloaks/store
  • Sitting Room, Dining Room/family Room, Open Plan Living Dining Kitchen, Walk-in Pantry/utility Area, Rear Lobby, Wc
  • Feature Galleried First Floor Landing Providing Study/snug Area, Four Generous Size Bedrooms, Traditional Style Family Bathroom
  • Attractive Traditional Style Front And Rear Gardens, Forecourt Frontage, Integral Garage
  • Character Features, Potential For Further Accommodation

Property Description

A delightful and particularly attractive Edwardian home, located in the ever popular Carisbrooke Road in the fashionable and highly regarded city suburb of South Knighton bordering to Knighton and Clarendon Park. The property which is well presented offers truly spacious and versatile living accommodation, retaining a wealth of original features and character, including ceiling coving, picture rails, decorative wall mouldings, together with original tiled flooring. The property offers excellent potential to provide cost effective additional living accommodation if required, including conversion of integral garage or loft increasing the property's value, (subject to necessary consent). The current accommodation includes, an impressive entrance hall with original tiled flooring, approached via a leaded stain glazed door, sitting room with leaded walk-in bay window, separate formal dining room/family room, spacious open plan living dining kitchen in excess of 22ft with walk-in pantry/utility area, rear lobby and WC, (kitchen offers potential to provide further living space with bi-fold doors leading to rear garden if required). A particular feature of the property is a spacious galleried first floor landing area, providing ideal study/snug, the first floor accommodation comprises: four generous size bedrooms, light and airy traditional style family bathroom. The property enjoys attractive traditional style frontage and forecourt along with a pretty walled mature cottage style rear garden with unoverlooked aspect to the rear. It is with the Agent's opinion this is amongst one of the most characterful homes available within the immediate area, combined with potential for further accommodation.

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, attractive entrance hall, walk-in cloaks/store. Sitting room, dining room/family room, open plan living dining kitchen, walk-in pantry/utility area, rear lobby, WC. Feature galleried first floor landing providing study/snug area, four generous size bedrooms, traditional style family bathroom. Attractive traditional style front and rear gardens, forecourt frontage, integral garage. Character features, potential for further accommodation.

Entrance Hall
Impressive and spacious entrance hall approached via arched leaded stain glazed door, entrance hall has original ornate tiled flooring, ceiling coving, radiator, stairs leading to first floor, fitted shoe/storage cupboard housing electric meter.

Walk-In Cloaks/Store
With window to the side elevation.

Sitting Room 16'3''x 12' measurement includes chimneybreast and bay window
This spacious light and airy sitting room has leaded bay window to the front elevation, chimneybreast with open period fireplace with polished wooden fire surround, tiled inset, hearth, ceiling coving, picture rails and ornate wall moldings, radiator.

Dining Room/Family Room 17'2'' x 11' measurement includes bay window and chimneybreast
This spacious and versatile room has door with walk-in bay window overlooking rear garden enjoying a pleasant leafy aspect, chimneybreast with open fire, polished wooden fire surround, tiled inset, hearth, ceiling coving, picture rails, decorative ceiling and wall moldings, built-in cupboard with display shelving over, radiator.

Open Plan Living Dining Kitchen 22'10'' x 11' narrowing to 6'10''
This spacious open plan living kitchen offers excellent potential to re-fit or provide open aspect to rear with bi-fold doors, subject to necessary consent, has windows and door to the side elevation.

Living/Dining Area
With original built-in cupboards, radiator.

Kitchen Area
Comprising sink and drainer, a range of wall and base units, work surfaces over, gas cooker point, quarry tiled flooring, radiator. Open aspect leading to rear lobby area, walk-in pantry/utility area with plumbing for appliance.

Rear Lobby Area 6'4''x 4'6''
With window to the rear elevation, quarry tiled flooring, gas boiler, door leading to WC.

WC
With window to the side elevation, quarry tiled flooring, wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator.

First Floor Landing 21'4''x 6'6''
A particular feature of this property is this superb spacious light and airy galleried first floor landing providing ideal seating/study area with leaded window to the front elevation, radiator, access to loft space, loft space offers potential for conversion to further living accommodation if required, subject to necessary regulations.

Master Bedroom 14'x 12' measurement includes chimneybreast
This light and airy master bedroom has leaded window to the front elevation, further window to the side elevation, chimneybreast with ornate cast iron fire surround, tiled hearth, exposed wooden floorboards, radiator.

Bedroom Two 14'x 11' measurement includes chimneybreast
With window to the rear elevation overlooking rear garden, chimneybreast with ornate cast iron fire surround, tiled hearth, radiator.

Bedroom Three 16'2'' x 11' measurement includes chimneybreast
With window to the rear elevation overlooking rear garden enjoying a pleasant leafy aspect, chimneybreast with ornate cast iron fire surround, tiled hearth, access to further loft space, radiator.

Bedroom Four 20'8'' x 8'9'' measurement includes bay window
Part leaded bay window to the front elevation, further window to the rear elevation, radiator.

Traditional Style Family Bathroom 13'2'' measurement includes shower enclosure narrowing to 9'3''x 8'
This spacious light and airy traditional style family bathroom has two windows to the side elevation, comprises: wash hand basin, low level WC, cast iron bath raised on legs, separate shower enclosure, shelved linen/airing cupboard with chrome heated towel rail/radiator, separate radiator, part tiled walls.

Front Garden
Attractive traditional style walled frontage with cobbled area and mature climber, cobbled forecourt with twin wooden gates giving access to integral garage.

Integral Garage 15'3''x 8'10''
With up and over door to the front elevation, power and lighting, overhead storage area, garage offers potential for conversion to further living accommodation if required, subject to necessary regulations.

Rear Garden
A delightful and well established cottage style walled rear garden with York stone paved terrace area, flowerbeds, mature climber, shaped lawn with mature fruit trees and shrubs. Property enjoys secluded aspect to the rear.