Sidney Road, South Knighton, Leicester
- Type: End of Terrace House
- Availability: Sold STC
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Reception Rooms: 3
Sidney Road, South Knighton, Leicester, LE2 3JS
- Victorian End of Terrace
- Tastefully Extended Over Time
- Occupies Generous Plot
- Three Bedrooms
- Sitting Room, Living Room, Dining Room
- Galley Kitchen With Appliances
- Four Piece Family Bathroom
- Large Landscaped Garden
- Driveway And Double Garage
- Renowned South Knighton Location
Property SummaryA distinctive and extended Victorian end of terrace property on a renowned treelined road in desirable South Knighton boasting a double garage and driveway along with three bedrooms, three reception rooms, and established garden.
An exciting opportunity to acquire a fine example of a Victorian end of terrace property, having been pristinely maintained, offering opportunity for further modernisation and extension subject to the relevant planning permission.
This unique property has been extended to the side to provide generous downstairs accommodation in the form of a welcoming hallway, a bay fronted sitting room with decorative coving and fireplace, a bright and airy living room with large fireplace with a solid marble hearth and surround, and a dining room flowing into the traditionally styled galley kitchen. The larger than average galley kitchen, with access to the downstairs cloakroom housing WC and access into the garden, has been fitted with a range of cream wall and base units with a rolled edge timber effect worksurface encompassing a gas hob and integrated double oven with recesses for further appliances. To the rear of the kitchen is a utility area for additional appliances.
The upper floor offers three double bedrooms; the master benefits from extensive fitted wardrobing, while the second bedroom offers a wardrobe over the staircase and the third bedroom in the side extension boasts a large storage area built into the sloping ceiling, leading to the eaves. A fully tiled four piece family bathroom, with oversized shower enclosure, panelled bath, low flush WC, and wash hand basin set in vanity unit completes this home.
This property occupies a generously sized plot with a concrete driveway to the side offering car standing for a vehicle leading to the double garage, benefitting from light and power along with a fitted workstation, accessed via both an up and over door for vehicles and pedestrian door. A further door from the garage leads directly into the rear garden. A small rockery with green shrubbery and slabbed pathway leads to the front door while to the side is a traditional side alleyway granting access to the rear of the property.
To the rear of the property is a large landscaped garden, benefitting from an outdoor power point and a tap, with manicured lawns and a paved patio area for outdoor dining. The lawns are surrounded by raised flowerbeds with an abundance of evergreen shrubs and flowers through the seasons. Mature trees provide privacy while timber fencing defines the property's boundaries.
Sidney Road is a sought after road located in the ever popular suburb of South Knighton lying approximately two miles to the south of the city centre. The suburb itself offers a corner shop and post office, large park, popular pub and benefits from regular bus services to the city centre. Within walking distance of both the renowned Allandale Road/Francis Street and Queens Road shopping parades which offers a wide variety of independent shops, boutiques, cafes and bars.
There is a wide selection of independent and state schooling for all ages including Leicester High School minutes' walk away and Leicester Grammar School in Great Glen. The property is also excellently located for University of Leicester, Leicester Royal Infirmary while the A6 provides direct access to Leicester train station where there are regular services to London St Pancras and Birmingham New Street.
Viewings and Directions
Strictly by appointment only through the sole Agent Oliver Rayns.
Postcode for Sat Nav: LE2 3JS