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Sandown Road, Stoneygate, Leicester

  • £625,000
  • Property Type
  • Semi-Detached House
  • 9479_15606
  • Reference
  • 5
  • Bedrooms
  • 3
  • Bathrooms

Overview

Reference: 9479_15606
  • Property Type
  • Semi-Detached House
  • 9479_15606
  • Reference
  • 5
  • Bedrooms
  • 3
  • Bathrooms

Description

KENMORE” is an exceptional, prominent and distinctive three-storey Victorian residence located on the renowned tree-lined Sandown Road off London Road in the fashionable and highly regarded Stoneygate Conservation Area. The property has undergone an extensive programme of refurbishment and alterations by the current owners with a particular attention to detail, restoring the property to its former original glory, yet mindful of modern-day living. Due to relocation out of Stoneygate, the owners have entered the property to the open market. This is arguably one of the finest quality and best restored Victorian homes in the immediate area, internal viewing comes with the agent’s highest recommendation, to fully appreciate this superb and spacious three-storey family home, which has in excess of 2,800 sqft of accommodation. The property retains a wealth of original features and added period-style features, many of which are in the Victorian Gothic style, including feature leaded stained-glazed windows, high ceilings, deep skirting boards, feature period fireplaces, ornate ceiling centre rose and coving.

The property is approached via an arched open entrance porch with original door, leading to impressive entrance hall having original decorative tiled flooring, original staircase with ornate balustrades, newel posts and polished handrail. Further accommodation includes original formal drawing room with bay window overlooking landscaped garden, light and airy sitting room with walk-in bay window to the front elevation; superb, traditional-style breakfast-kitchen with walk-in larder/pantry and additional walk-in store; utility room with WC; light and airy, versatile formal dining room/family room with open ceiling and oak twin doors leading to raised deck terrace and garden. The property features a superb galleried first floor landing, which leads to accommodation comprising three generous size bedrooms including master suite with walk-in dressing room, and a stylish en-suite wet room. The property features a superb, Victorian style family bathroom with roll-top bath. Second floor accommodation of the home, which would lend itself to guest/teenager floor, comprises two further double bedrooms and stylish separate shower room. The property enjoys modern but traditional-style landscaped gardens with ample off-road parking/forecourt, attractive leafy rear garden including entertainment area/sun terraces, and brick-built workshop/store, which also provides potential for conversion to home office/media room.
Due to the high specification and unique nature of the home, early interest is expected.

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

‘KENMORE’ is an exceptional, prominent and distinctive three-storey Victorian residence located on the renowned tree-lined Sandown Road off London Road in the fashionable and highly regarded Stoneygate Conservation Area. The property has undergone an extensive programme of refurbishment and alterations by the current owners with a particular attention to detail, restoring the property to its former original glory, yet mindful of modern-day living. Due to relocation out of Stoneygate, the owners have entered the property to the open market. This is arguably one of the finest quality and best restored Victorian homes in the immediate area – internal viewing comes with the agent’s highest recommendation, to fully appreciate this superb and spacious three-storey family home, which has in excess of 2,800 sqft of accommodation. The property retains a wealth of original features and added period-style features, many of which are in the Victorian Gothic style, including feature leaded stained-glazed windows, high ceilings, deep skirting boards, feature period fireplaces, ornate ceiling centre rose and coving.

The property is approached via an arched open entrance porch with original door, leading to impressive entrance hall having original decorative tiled flooring, original staircase with ornate balustrades, newel posts and polished handrail. Further accommodation includes original formal drawing room with bay window overlooking landscaped garden, light and airy sitting room with walk-in bay window to the front elevation; superb, traditional-style breakfast-kitchen with walk-in larder/pantry and additional walk-in store; utility room with WC; light and airy, versatile formal dining room/family room with open ceiling and oak twin doors leading to raised deck terrace and garden. The property features a superb galleried first floor landing, which leads to accommodation comprising three generous size bedrooms including master suite with walk-in dressing room, and a stylish en-suite wet room. The property features a superb, Victorian style family bathroom with roll-top bath. Second floor accommodation of the home, which would lend itself to guest/teenager floor, comprises two further double bedrooms and stylish separate shower room. The property enjoys modern but traditional-style landscaped gardens with ample off-road parking/forecourt, attractive leafy rear garden including entertainment area/sun terraces, and brick-built workshop/store, which also provides potential for conversion to home office/media room.
Due to the high specification and unique nature of the home, early interest is expected.

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

Gas central heating (including period cast iron radiators, and part underfloor heating). Entrance porch, impressive entrance hall, cellar rooms, formal drawing room/reception room, sitting room, traditional style breakfast-kitchen with walk-in pantry/larder and additional walk-in store, formal dining room/family room, utility room with WC. Superb galleried first floor landing, master suite with walk-in dressing room and stylish en-suite wet room, two further bedrooms, superb Victorian style family bathroom. Second floor galleried landing, two further double bedrooms, stylish separate shower room. Modern, traditional style landscaped gardens, forecourt/off-road parking, brick-built workshop/store. Exceptionally restored and refurbished Victorian home in excess of 2,800 sqft.

Entrance Porch
Arched open entrance porch with feature ‘Gothic’ style arched decorative leaded stained glass windows and open archway with steps leading down to driveway. Entrance porch has ornate original tiled flooring and original half glazed door leading to entrance hall.

Entrance Hall
This impressive and inviting ‘L’ shaped entrance hall has large feature archway, stairs leading to first floor with ornate newel post and balustrades with polished wooden hand-rail, ceiling coving, inset ceiling down-lighters, exposed original ornate tiled flooring, period cast iron radiator, rear lobby area with door leading to kitchen and door leading to basement cellar.

Basement Cellar Rooms
Steps leading down to cellar which includes walk-in store/wine cellar and main cellar room 15’2”x 14’5” measurement includes chimney breast, having power and lighting, cellar room also offers potential for conversion to further accommodation if required, (subject to necessary regulations).

Drawing Room 17’3” x 14’4” measurement includes chimney breast and bay window
This attractive original drawing room enjoys walk-in bay window to the side elevation overlooking rear garden with an attractive leafy aspect, chimney breast with feature open fire place with cast iron inset, decorative marble fire surround and raised tiled hearth, fitted bookcase/display shelving, large feature ornate ceiling centre rose and deep ornate ceiling coving, picture rails, deep skirting boards, concealed radiator with radiator cover, further contemporary wall-mounted column radiator, exposed wooden floorboards.

Sitting Room 17’5” x 16’7” into bay and chimney breast
This spacious light and airy sitting room has window to the side elevation, and further bay window to the front elevation with traditional style fitted window seat with storage below, chimney breast with inset tiles, raised hearth and polished wooden fire surround/mantle, ceiling coving, ornate ceiling centre rose, deep skirting boards, radiators including period cast iron radiator and further concealed radiators with traditional style radiator cover, exposed polished wooden floor boards.

Traditional Style Breakfast Kitchen 15’6” narrowing to 11’10”x 14′
This delightful well designed and bespoke traditional dining kitchen, has two double glazed windows to the side elevation overlooking garden, kitchen in brief comprises of a ‘Belfast’ sink, a comprehensive range of base units and storage drawers including central island with breakfast bar and further storage drawers, kitchen finished with ‘Iroko’ hardwood worktops, integrated dishwasher, recycling bin, chimney breast incorporating ‘Range’ cooker (Range cooker available under separate negotiation if required), original fitted stripped storage cupboards, exposed brick-work, traditional style quarry tiled flooring, under-floor heating, door leading to formal dining room/family room, further door to walk-in larder/pantry.

Walk-In Larder/Pantry 5’8” x 4’5”
Traditional style walk-in pantry with window to the side elevation, shelving, base cupboards/storage drawers, traditional style tiled flooring.

Walk-In Store 5’9” x 4’5”
With window to the side elevation, useful walk-in store currently used as housing for freezers and additional storage area.

Family Room/Dining Room 13’8”x 10’8”
This delightful spacious light and airy versatile room, currently used as a dining room also provides ideal family room, two double glazed windows to the rear and double glazed twin doors and side windows providing open aspect to raised decked terrace which leads to rear garden, open ceiling with exposed wooden beams and inset ceiling down-lighters, traditional style tiled flooring and under-floor heating.

Utility/WC
With double glazed window to the rear elevation, low-level WC, utility area, sink and drainer, oak worktop, base unit below, plumbing for washing machine, traditional style tiled flooring, under-floor heating.

Galleried First Floor Landing
A particular feature of this property is this superb impressive split-level galleried first floor landing with ornate newel post, balustrades and polished hand-rail, stairs leading to second floor, ceiling coving, attractive arched glazed window over door leading to master suite, exposed wooden floorboards. Boiler room with window to the side elevation, has water cylinder and gas boiler.

Master Suite
Dressing room 8’x 5′
This fitted dressing room includes hanging rails and shoe storage, ceiling coving, exposed wooden flooring, door leading to stylish en-suite wet room and open aspect to master bedroom.

Master Bedroom 17’4” x 14’6” measurement includes chimney breast
This delightful spacious light and airy master bedroom has two windows to the front elevation, chimney breast with marble effect slate fire surround, cast iron inset and ornate decorative tiling, tiled hearth, ceiling coving, traditional style part paneled walling, picture rails, exposed polished wooden floorboards, radiators with traditional style radiator covers.

Stylish Shower/Wet Room 8’4”x 4’10”
This stylishly appointed en-suite shower/wet room, has window to the side elevation, comprises of a concealed floating low level WC, wash hand basin with mixer tap, recess display shelving below, concealed mixer shower with contemporary style chrome drench shower head and glass shower screen, tiled floor and part tiled walls, chrome ladder towel rail/radiator, under-floor heating.

Bedroom Two 15’x 14’5” measurement includes chimney breast
This generous size second bedroom provides an airy feel and enjoys two windows to the side elevation with an attractive leafy aspect, chimney breast with feature period fireplace with stone fire surround, ornate cast iron inset and feature decorative tiling and tiled hearth, larger period cast iron radiator, picture rails, exposed polished wooden floorboards.

Bedroom Three 12’x 8’2”
With uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation, this third bedroom is currently used as a study, fitted wardrobes/storage cupboard, radiator.

Traditional Style Family Bathroom 12′ measurement includes chimney breast narrowing to 11’2”x 10’4”
With window to the side elevation, this superb welcoming and Victorian style family bathroom comprises of a ‘Louis’ French style washstand with marble top and mixer tap, concealed low level WC, feature free-standing ‘Slipper’ bath with mixer tap and Victorian style chrome mixer shower, shower curtain and rail, chimney breast with period ornate cast iron fire surround, duel fuel cast iron radiator/chrome towel rail, radiator with traditional style radiator cover and part panelled walling, picture rails, embossed decorative ceiling and inset ceiling down-lighters.

Second Floor Landing
Attractive spacious, light and airy second floor galleried landing with fitted storage/linen cupboards, access to loft space, further access leading to the following rooms.

Bedroom Four 17’5”x 14’6” total floor space having part restricted head room
This spacious bedroom which provides ideal teenager or guest room, has window to the front elevation enjoying attractive elevated aspect, chimney breast with ornate cast iron fire surround and decorative tiled hearth, period cast iron radiator.

Bedroom Five 15’x 14’6” measurement includes chimney breast, part restricted head room
This generous size fifth bedroom has window to the side elevation with attractive elevated aspect, chimney breast with ornate cast iron period fire surround, period cast iron radiator.

Shower Room 8’7”x 4’10” maximum measurement
This light and airy stylishly appointed shower room has double glazed velux skylight window and comprises, concealed low level WC incorporating vanity unit with display recess shelving and mirror over, wash hand basin with mixer tap, open walk-in shower enclosure with glass shower screen, concealed mixer shower with chrome shower head, part tiled walls and tiled flooring, chrome ladder towel rail/radiator.

Front Garden
Attractive low-maintenance traditional style walled frontage with raised pebbled garden, shrubs, deep paved driveway/hardstanding with raised flowerbeds and fencing, gated access to rear garden, stone steps raising to entrance porch.

Rear Garden
A delightful well-established landscaped garden with shaped lawn area and mature trees, pebbled sweeping pathway leading to raised decked terrace, which in-turn provides access to dining room/family room, to the rear of the garden is a paved terrace/entertainment area which includes pizza oven and garden stores, walled raised flowerbeds and log store, further cobbled circular sun-terrace/entertainment area, gated access to shared rear passageway.

Brick Built Workshop/Store
This attractive traditional style brick built workshop/store with slate roof also offers potential for conversion to habitable room/home office, has two windows to the side elevation, skylight window, power and lighting and fitted work benches.

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