An immaculately presented 1930s, five bedroom, three bathroom, detached family home, positioned on a double plot, in the sought after location of Stoneygate. Internal viewing comes with the agents highest recommendation to fully appreciate.
Extensive Double Plot
Original Character Features
Large Detached Double Garage
Open Plan Kitchen/Dining/Living Area
Two En-Suite Bathrooms
Fraser Stretton are delighted to offer for sale this stunning five bedroom detached home situated on the desirable Southernhay Road, in the sought after area of Stoneygate. The property, which sits on an extensive double plot, provides well presented and spacious accommodation throughout and includes five bedrooms including a principal bedroom with en-suite, original 1930s 'Art Deco' fitted family bathroom suite, three reception rooms, a spacious breakfast kitchen with utility area, and a large wrap around, open plan, sun room and extension to the rear and side of the property. 'White Stack' benefits from all everyday modern touches, including wiring for an impressive audio visual sound system throughout the ground floor, solar panels, as well as under floor heating to the ground floor extension. Whilst keeping within the 1930s theme retaining the original features throughout, the current home owners have also added touches of modern decor throughout, although carefully choosing specific finishes to ensure the property retains its character and original features.
Entering this stunning property past the tastefully landscaped garden and through the original, wooden front door to set foot in the spacious entrance hall. Lots of natural light floods through the space where fantastic features and oak, Amtico and tiled floors flow. The bespoke wooden staircase branching to the first floor, and a spiral staircase to the second floor, giving a great sense of flow throughout this home. Whilst the entrance hall leads to the sitting room, sun room, study, dining room and open concept kitchen/breakfast room. A utility room and downstairs WC complete the layout. This home feels modern, whilst exuding classic elegance.
The hub of the home really comes into its own for modern family life. Views over the rear garden through the multiple bifold doors and windows, with the sun room and rear extension bringing in lots of natural light, giving a spacious, calming outlook. The charming designer kitchen features a full complement of quality appliances and a host of storage solutions. There is also room for the largest of dining tables too, in the main dining room, making this space practical as well as chic.
The master suite is a great size, extending over the large lounge below. The impressively large window to the rear captures views out over the tranquil oasis, which is the garden. The decor has been tastefully done, and includes fitted wardrobes, whilst retaining the original coffin shaped doors. There is plenty of space to offer comfort, convenience and five minute's peace. Freshen up in the well-appointed en-suite shower room and make the most of some quiet time away from the hustle and bustle of family life.
The property previously won an award in 2007 for the 'Master Builder Of the Year' in the Midlands region, for their impressive extension to the rear.
Rooms and Measurements
Entrance Vestibule 5.29m x 2.83m
Lounge 5.60m x 5.03m
Sun Room 6.94m x 4.86m
Dining room 6.11m x 3.33m
Extension width 10.73m x 2.09m
Kitchen 5.00m x 3.92m
Utility room 3.07m x 2.23m
Study 5.06m x 2.83m
Downstairs WC 1.47m x 1.50m
Bedroom One 6.39m x 3.85m
En-Suite 2.85m x 1.86m
Bedroom Two 4.29m x 2.74m
Bathroom 4.16m x 2.38m
Separate WC 1.38m x 0.88m
Bedroom Three 3.04m x 3.56m
Bedroom Four 4.05m x 3.54m
Bedroom Five 3.48m x 3.54m
Dressing Area 4.10m x 4.76m
En-suite 1.87m x2.20m
The property encompasses a larger than average double plot, which STPP could make an additional dwelling or annexe. There is an impressive carriage driveway to the front of the property, whilst the rear garden boasts three stunning landscaped garden areas, including a Mediterranean courtyard! The rear garden also has additional lighting and well presented plant and shrub borders.
The property is well located for everyday amenities and services, including renowned local public and private schooling together with nursery day-care, the University of Leicester, Leicester Royal Infirmary and Leicester General Hospital within a short distance. Within mere moments, find Victoria Park, Allandale Road and Francis Street, together with shopping parades in both Stoneygate and neighbouring Clarendon Park with a mix of shops, bars, boutiques and restaurants. The ease of access to excellent schools and a wealth of leisure, medical and recreational facilities provide all amenities at a stone's throw. Transport links are excellent. It sits in the most sought-after Leicestershire postcode - and with Leicester City Centre a mere three-mile commute, it really does have it all.
Viewings and Directions
Strictly by appointment only through the sole agent Fraser Stretton
Postcode for Sat Nav: LE2 3TJ
*The property is situated on a double plot, which, subject to planning permissions could be an additional dwelling or annexe.*
Council Tax Band: G (Leicester City Council )
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