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3 bed semi-detached house for sale

Shanklin Avenue, South Knighton, Leicester LE2

  • Under offer



  • 3 bedrooms
  • Freehold
  • Gas Central Heating, Upvc Double Glazing, Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall
  • Dining Room/reception Room, Sitting Room, Family Room/additional Reception Room, Stylishly Appointed Spacious Fitted Kitchen With Built In Bosch Appliances, Rear Lobby, Wc
  • First Floor With Three Generous Size Bedrooms (third Bedroom Having Connecting Additional Bedroom Area/study) Fitted Family Bathroom, Separate Wc
  • Attractive Frontage, Ample Vehicular Off Road Parking, Driveway/additional Parking, Garage, Workshop/store
  • Superb Mature Rear Garden With Private Leafy Aspect
  • Potential For Further Accommodation, Viewing Highly Recommended

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Sitting on A supberb deep plot, extedned on the ground and first floor, three/four bedrooms, cul-de-sac position, viewing highly recommended.
A particularly attractive three/four bedroomed extended (extended both on the ground and first floors), bay fronted traditional 1930's semi-detached home, located in this highly desirable cul-de-sac off Shanklin Drive, within a stones throw of Knighton Park, in the fashionable and highly regarded leafy suburb of South Knighton. The property sits and enjoys a superb deep plot with mature trees and attractive private rear aspect. The property offers spacious and versatile living accommodation providing a superb comfortable home, yet still offers excellent potential to provide additional living accommodation if required, including further extensions or conversion of loft space, (subject to necessary consent). The current accommodation includes entrance porch, attractive entrance hall, dining room/reception room with walk-in bay window, sitting room with open aspect to light and airy versatile reception room/family room with pleasant views over rear garden. The property features a superb and stylishly appointed and extended fitted kitchen, with a range of quality built-in Bosch appliances, rear lobby with ground floor WC. First floor accommodation includes a well-designed and altered fitted bathroom with ‘Heritage' bathroom suite, separate WC and three generous size bedrooms with bedroom three having open aspect to adjoining additional bedroom area or study, providing an ideal teenager room. Outside enjoys an attractive frontage with off road parking for a number of vehicles and further parking/driveway leading to garaging and workshop/store. Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate this spacious and versatile home with potential for further accommodation if required. 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, Leicester University, Leicester Royal Infirmary and city general hospitals. 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.

Gas central heating, uPVC double glazing, entrance porch, entrance hall. Dining room/reception room, sitting room, family room/additional reception room, stylishly appointed spacious fitted kitchen with built in Bosch appliances, rear lobby, WC. First floor with three generous size bedrooms (third bedroom having connecting additional bedroom area/study), fitted family bathroom, separate WC. Attractive frontage, ample vehicular off road parking, driveway/additional parking, garage, workshop/store. Superb, mature, rear garden with private leafy aspect. Potential for further accommodation, viewing highly recommended.

Entrance Porch
Spacious part brick and uPVC double glazed entrance porch approached via traditional style uPVC double glazed door, with tiled floor, double glazed door leading to

Entrance Hall
Attractive entrance hall with original porthole window to the front elevation, stairs leading to first floor with under stairs storage/cloaks/radiator.

Dining Room/Reception Room 14'5'' x 12' measurement includes recess and bay window
With uPVC double glazed walk-in bay window to the front elevation, chimneybreast with gas fire, built-in storage cupboards, picture rails, radiator.

Sitting Room 12'9'' x 12'4'' measurement includes recess
With chimneybreast having real flame effect gas fire, marble inset and hearth, wooden fire surround, picture rails, built-in cupboard, radiator, open aspect leading to

Family Room/Additional Reception Room 12' x 8'3''
This light and airy room enjoys double glazed patio door overlooking rear garden with pleasant leafy rear aspect, ceiling coving, wall lights, radiator.

Stylishly Appointed Spacious Fitted Kitchen 17'6'' measurement includes recess, 15' x 7'5''
This spacious quality and stylishly appointed kitchen has uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation, open aspect to rear lobby with uPVC double glazed door leading to rear garden, kitchen in brief comprises: Sink and drainer with professional pull out spray tap, a comprehensive range of wall and base units including storage drawers and solid oak worksurfaces over, a range of integrated ‘Bosch' appliances comprising: Gas hob with filter chimney hood over, twin ovens, dishwasher, fridge and freezer, part tiled walls, concealed combination gas boiler, ceiling coving, solid oak floor providing traditional style floorboards, contemporary style wall mounted column radiator.

Rear Lobby
With uPVC double glazed door leading to rear garden, solid oak floor providing traditional style floorboards, door leading to

WC 4'5'' x 2'7''
With uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation, wash hand basin, low level WC, solid oak floor providing traditional style floorboards, chrome ladder towel rail/radiator.

First Floor Landing
With uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation, access to loft space offering excellent potential for conversion to further living accommodation if required, subject to necessary regulations.

Bedroom One 14'6'' x 11'10'' measurement includes wardrobes and bay window
This spacious bedroom has uPVC double glazed bay window to the front elevation, a range of built-in wardrobes with storage cupboards, picture rails, radiator.

Bedroom Two 12'6'' x 11'10'' measurement includes recess
With uPVC double glazed picture window to the rear elevation overlooking rear garden enjoying pleasant leafy private aspect, picture rails, radiator.

Bedroom Three (third bedroom having connecting additional bedroom area/study) 18' x 8'4'' narrowing to 7'5'' (maximum measurement including both room areas)
These spacious and versatile rooms have uPVC double glazed windows to the rear and side elevations, rear window overlooking rear garden, radiators.

Fitted Family Bathroom 8'3'' x 6'
With uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation, this family bathroom is fitted with a ‘Heritage' traditional style suite comprising: Panel bath with mixer tap/shower attachment, separate shower, shower curtain and rail, wash hand basin, wall mounted shelved cabinet with display light, tiled walls, chrome ladder towel rail/radiator.

Separate WC
With low level WC.

Front Garden
Attractive frontage with mature hedging, pebbled forecourt providing off road parking, timber gates with driveway giving access to

Garage 18'2'' x 10'7''
This spacious brick built garage has pitched roof, power and lighting, security alarm, access to

Workshop/Store 11' x 7'9''
With power and lighting, personal door to rear garden.

Rear Garden
A particular feature to this property is the superb deep and well established rear garden enjoying pleasant leafy private aspect, in brief comprising: Paved terrace area with steps leading to deep shaped lawn having well stocked flowerbeds, shrubs, a range of mature trees including Yew hedging and tree, mature apple tree, raised fruit beds, quality timber garden sheds.

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  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Overdale Junior School 0.3 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Overdale Infant School 0.3 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> South Wigston 1.9 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Leicester 2.1 miles

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Sold prices provided by Land Registry
26th Feb 2018 £365,000 First listed

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