We are delighted to offer for sale this two bedroom detached retirement bungalow situated on this popular and well-served over 55's development. The property offers a driveway and single garage plus internal accommodation including spacious entrance hall with storage and airing cupboards off, good-sized lounge/diner with adjacent fitted kitchen plus the aforementioned two bedrooms and separate shower room. View via agents please, call for particulars and lease-hold information. EPC rating E.
The village of Markfield is situated in north-west Leicestershire, on the edge of the renowned Charnwood and New National Forests, and is well known for its popularity in terms of convenience for ease of access to the centres of Leicester, Loughborough, Coalville and Ashby-de-la-Zouch, as well as the M1\M69\M42 major road network for travel north, south and west, and the East Midlands International Airport at Castle Donington.
Markfield offers a fine range of local amenities including shopping for day to day needs, schooling, a wide variety of recreational amenities including renowned local beauty spots at nearby Bradgate Park and Thornton Reservoir, as well as regular bus services to the aforementioned centres of employment.
A community for over 55's in a 26 acre mature landscaped setting with two wardens who together with the 'care-line' system provide 24hr per day discreet emergency assistance.
There is a free internal phone system and a regular bus service between Leicester and Coalville with a market day service to Loughborough. Markfield village centre is approx 1 mile away and offers a variety of shops and facilities.
Within the site there is a social centre with a guest suite, coffee lounge and fully licensed bar, sports/concert hall, library, card room and snooker room.
Retirement village info.
Situated within the Charnwood Forest area of Leicestershire, Markfield Court is the ideal village to retire to. Twenty-four hour Warden supervised it offers peace of mind to both residents and their relatives. Being situated in large level grounds there are ample opportunities for safe walks in beautiful surroundings.
The large community centre offers a wide range of activities including indoor bowls, snooker, table tennis, badminton and keep fit. Art and craft classes, bridge evenings and the lecture society cater for the less active pursuits. Theatre trips, holidays and shopping outings are a regular occurrence and everyone is welcome to participate in all activities.
The coffee lounge and bar (for those who like something a little stronger) are open daily and lunches are available if required. Also on site is a library offering talking books, records and videos.
Visiting trades people including butcher/greengrocer, hairdresser, chemist and chiropodist. The local general store offers a delivery service. A regular bus service operates daily from the village to the surrounding areas.
Animals (kept under control) are welcome on the village so there is no problem of what to do with your 'faithful friend' as in a lot of cases.
Visiting relatives are able to rent a flat on site if required.
The property is held leasehold with a 999 year lease which commenced 1985 for which an annual management fee is payable.
With mahogany effect UPVC double glazed entrance door and matching side window to the property's side elevation, loft access, ceiling light point and electric storage heater, access doorway to the lounge/diner, both bedrooms and shower room with two further doors to a built-in broom cupboard with shelving for storage and separate airing cupboard with pre-lagged cylinder and two linen shelves.
Lounge / diner 5.11m x 3.48m (16'9' x 11'5')
With coved ceiling and light point, terrestrial TV and Sky connection points (subject to subscription), with UPVC double glazed window and adjacent door onto the rear patio. Electric storage heater and door at the side leading through to:
Kitchen / diner 4.01m x 2.82m (13'2' x 9'3')
The kitchen has been fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units to two walls with tiled splash-backs, 1 ¼ bowl single drainer sink in stainless steel with mixer tap, in-built oven and four ring electric hob with extractor hood, space for washing machine and also space for upright fridge/freezer and tumble dryer if required, further fitted work surface/breakfast bar, electric storage heater, florescent strip light to the ceiling, sealed unit multi-paned window to the property's rear elevation and door with sealed unit double glazed window inset to the property's side elevation.
Master bedroom 3.78m x 3.25m ave (12'5' x 10'8' ave)
Plus sealed unit double glazed bow bay window to the property's front elevation. Connections for terrestrial TV and Satelite TV (subject to subscription), ceiling light point, plentiful power sockets, electric night storage heater.
Bedroom two 2.69m x 2.51m max (8'10' x 8'3' max)
With ceiling light point, sealed unit double glazed multi-paned window to the property's front elevation and electric storage heater.
Shower room 2.16m x 1.96m max (7'1' x 6'5' max)
With ample space to have a bath if required but currently configured as a shower room with pedestal wash basin and tiled splash-back, low flush WC and low-level 'walk-in' shower area with floor drain and wall mounted Triton T80XR Electric shower, wall mounted Dimplex electric heater, electric heated towel rail, ceiling light and extractor fan, obscure sealed unit double glazed multi-paned window to the property's side elevation.
The property benefits from an attached single garage which has internal dimensions of 16ft 11inches x 8ft 8inches with up-and-over electrically operated remote control door with integrated light to front, glazed access door to rear, storage space available within the pitched roof beams and internal power socket. Separately there is a integrated bin store to the property's opposite elevation which provides neat storage for outside bins/recycling.
To the property's right-hand side a block paved driveway leads to the garage and also to the entrance hall. There is an outside light point adjacent to the entrance hall door and fitted key safe to the wall, to the property's left-hand side a pathway gives access past the intergrated bin store and kitchen door to the property's rear where there can be found a slabbed patio for outside seating space which gives way to the open planned communal gardens which are mainly laid to lawn and well kept. There is a further lawn with a small flowering cherry tree and a variety of mainly evergreen planting to the property's frontage.
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