TRADITIONAL semi-detached home with a WEALTH OF ORIGINAL FEATURES located in the highly regarded suburb of Knighton. Benefitting from a GARAGE, three bedrooms and a SUPERB rear garden. Offered with NO UPWARD CHAIN. Viewing is highly recommended.
Located on the renowned tree-lined Kenwood Road, off Carisbrooke Road in the fashionable and highly regarded leafy suburb of Knighton. This particularly attractive double bay fronted 1930’s semi-detached home retains a wealth of original features and character including leaded stain glazed windows, original doors and picture rails. A particular feature of this property is the superb, deep and well-established family garden with an attractive private aspect. The property also benefits from a light and airy open-plan dining kitchen providing a great entertainment and family area for modern-day living which in turn leads to a large traditional style conservatory. Further accommodation includes an entrance hall with original oak flooring, cosy sitting room with original fireplace and walk-in bay window to the front elevation, first-floor accommodation comprises of three-generous sized bedrooms, family bathroom and separate WC. To the front of the property, there is an attractive traditional style front garden with forecourt frontage/off-road parking, driveway leading to the original brick-built garage. The property offers excellent potential to provide additional living accommodation including extensions to both the rear and side or the conversion of the loft space or garage (subject to the necessary planning permissions and consents). Works completed to the home include a new roof which was fitted in 2012. Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate this attractive traditional home and the convenient location. 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 the 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, good bus route to the city centre and train station. Entrance PorchArched entrance porch with uPVC double glazed windows and approached by a uPVC double glazed door, feature leaded original stain glazed picture windows and door leading to the entrance hall. Entrance HallAn attractive entrance hall with oak wooden flooring, overhead storage cupboard, picture rails, stairs leading to the first floor, door leading to large walk-in useful understairs storage cupboard/cloaks and a radiator.Sitting Room 13′ x 11’10” (measurement includes chimney breast and bay window)This cosy sitting room is situated to the front of the property and has walk-in uPVC part leaded bay window to the front elevation and arched radiator below, chimney breast with feature period tiled fire surround and raised tiled hearth, picture rails, original door. Open – Plan Dining Kitchen 18’3″ (maximum measurement includes chimney breast) narrowing to 10′ x 12’4″ narrowing to 7’10″This spacious light and airy open-plan dining kitchen provide both a sociable and entertainment area for modern-day living. The living/dining area has uPVC double glazed windows and twin doors providing an open aspect to the conservatory with attractive views over the garden, chimney breast, picture rails, oak wooden style flooring, original door and a radiator. The kitchen area comprises of a uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation, stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap, a range of wall and base units including storage drawers and beech style worktops, integrated stainless steel gas hob with stainless steel splashbacks and filter chimney hood over, electric oven, plumbing and housing for washing machine, space for tall fridge/freezer, oak wooden style flooring. Conservatory 10’8″ x 8’10″Enjoying attractive views over the rear garden this traditional style conservatory is part brick with uPVC double glazed windows, traditional style double glazed roof and roof brace, twin uPVC double glazed doors to the side elevation providing an open aspect to decked terrace/entertainment area, tiled flooring and a radiator.First Floor LandingThis attractive first floor landing with original feature secondary double-glazed leaded stain glazed window to the side elevation, picture rails. The loft offers excellent potential for conversion including a dormer window to provide master bedroom with ensuite (subject to the necessary planning permissions and consents). Bedroom One 13’4″ x 11’3″ (measurement includes chimney breast and bay window)Situated to the front of the property this spacious light and airy master bedroom has part leaded uPVC walk-in bay window to the front elevation, original chimney breast, radiator and original door. Bedroom Two 12’5″ x 11′ (measurement includes chimney breast)This spacious second bedroom is located to the rear of the property has uPVC double glazed window and enjoys delightful views over the well-established rear garden with leafy aspect, built-in airing cupboard with linen shelving over and houses the Worcester BoschCombi boiler, original chimney breast, picture rails and original door. Bedroom Three 7′ x 6’8″Situated to the front of the property having part leaded uPVC double glazed window this third bedroom has a radiator and original door. Family Bathroom 6’8″ x 6’With uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation, the fitted family bathroom comprises of wash hand basin with mixer tap and vanity cupboard below, panelled bath with chrome mixer taps and shower attachment over, glass shower screen, waterproof panelled walling within the shower enclosure area, extractor fan, original door and a radiator.Separate WCWith uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation, concealed low-level WC and a radiator.OutsideRear GardenA particular feature of this home is the superb deep and well-established family rear garden with an attractive private aspect, in brief comprising, two-tiered decked terrace/entertainment area, mature evergreen climbing shrubs, steps leading to shaped lawn area with well-stocked flowerbeds/shrubs and includes original orchard apple trees and flower blossom cherry tree. At the far end of the garden is a paved pathway leading to a further lawned area and flowerbeds which could provide an ideal vegetable plot, paved hard standing, mature trees including silver birch, apple trees, mature hedges, greenhouse and garden store (garden store available under separate negotiations). Front GardenAn attractive traditional style frontage with mature privet hedging, lawn area, flower beds and shrubs, paved driveway/forecourt providing off road parking, timber twin gates which leads to additional driveway/parking. The driveway area has original storage cupboard/coal store.Brick Built Detached Garage 14’6” x 7’8”This attractive, original detached garage has pitched roof, power, lighting, window to the side elevation, personal door to rear and twin timber doors to the front, the garage offers excellent potential for conversion to habitable accommodation such as studio, playroom or home office (subject to the necessary planning permissions and consents).