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.