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Knighton Drive, Stoneygate, Leicester

5 3

Offers Over £650,000

Features

  • • Substantial Victorian Goddard Style Home, Wealth Of Period Features
  • • Entrance Vestibule, Entrance Hall, Wc, Cellar Rooms
  • • Cellar Rooms, Spacious Through Sitting Room/dining Room
  • • Snug/family Room, Stylish Fitted Kitchen
  • • Rear Lobby With Fitted Shower Room And Utility Room
  • • Galleried First Floor Landing
  • • Three Generous Size Bedrooms & Stylishly Appointed Spacious Family Bathroom
  • • Second Floor With Two Further Bedrooms & Stylish Family Shower Room
  • • Traditional Style Frontage With Off Road Parking, Garage, Superb Private Leafy Walled Family Garden

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Knighton Drive, Stoneygate, Leicester


Description

Having spacious and versatile living accommodation over three floors, this particularly attractive and distinctive Victorian home is located on the exclusive tree-lined Knighton Drive within the fashionable and highly regarded Stoneygate conservation area, within minutes' walk of Queens Road shopping parade in neighbouring Clarendon Park and Allandale Road/Francis Street in Stonygate. The property is understood to be commissioned by the Goddard Family, who were renowned local Victorian architects, synonymous for their quality and distinctive buildings within Leicester and beyond, including the commission of Leicester Clock Tower. Many original features of the home remain, including feature leaded stain-glazed windows, ornate ceiling mouldings and original doors. The property has undergone an extensive programme of refurbishment and alterations, mindful of the property's character, resulting in a stylishly appointed and versatile home for modern-day living. The accommodation includes an impressive entrance hall with original ornate null-posts and balustrades, a superb light and airy spacious open plan through sitting room/dining room in excess of 39ft with leaded bay windows to both the front and rear elevations, cosy snug/family room, stylishly appointed fitted kitchen leading to large rear lobby having stylishly appointed shower room and utility. The property features a particularly attractive and spacious galleried first-floor landing providing ideal study/seating area leading to inner hallway with original servant/maid's staircase, three generous size bedrooms including a 25ft guest bedroom and a superb stylishly appointed light and airy family bathroom. Second-floor accommodation comprises two further bedrooms and a stylishly appointed shower room. The property enjoys an attractive traditional style frontage with forecourt/off-road parking, garage and benefits from majority gas central heating, part double glazing. A particular feature of the property is this delightful, well-established family size walled garden with an attractive, private leafy aspect and includes original garden summer house. Property's of this character and calibre rarely come available to the open market. Internal viewing of the home comes with the Agent's highest recommendation.

The property is well located for everyday amenities and services including renowned local public and private schooling together with nursery day-care, Leicester City Centre and University of Leicester, Leicester Royal Infirmary and Leicester General Hospital, and is within minutes' walk of both Victoria and Knighton parks together with shopping parades in both Stoneygate and neighbouring Clarendon Park with their specialist shops, bars, boutiques and restaurants.


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Detail

  • Property ID: 9479_15546
  • Price: £650,000/Offers Over
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Property Type: Semi-Detached House Semi-Detached House
  • Property Status: Under Offer

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