Wakerley Road, Evington, Leicester
Property The high standards of work and subsequent care ensured by the current owners are immediately present upon entering the hall via the porch. The traditional accommodation has been remodelled and extended to provide a space for 21st century living. A characterful family room, flooded with light thanks to the bay window, boasts a decorative picture rail and log burner set atop slates with a slim timber mantel over. To the other side, further living accommodation is offered in the form of a stunning open plan living dining kitchen with bifolding doors into the garden. A timber picture rail adorns the bold walls in the family area with fireplace leading to the kitchen installed in the extension. A vaulted ceiling with inset chrome spotlights and Velux windows together with the wide, contemporary folding doors allow an abundance of light to cascade into the large room. A high specification kitchen marries grey handless wall and base units with a complimenting light stone worksurface encompassing appliances including a Range cooker, integrated microwave, and a freestanding fridge freezer. A stylish shower room with floor to ceiling tiled walls and different tiled flooring, positioned off the open plan room, has been newly fitted to provide an oversized walk in shower, wash hand basin, and WC.
Five bedrooms are arranged over the upper floors; the galleried landing on the first floor leads up to the second floor with a full width, non intrusive staircase. The first floor boasts two large doubles, one bay fronted and the other with views over the garden, together with an additional double and a generous single. A family bathroom fitted with a bath and wash hand basin with separate WC completes this floor.
The well-designed loft conversion houses the master bedroom with access to the eaves storage along with the ensuite fitted with a shower cubicle, wash hand basin, full height chrome heated towel rail, and WC.
Outside The well-presented frontage, decorated with attractive greenery, offers parking for a vehcile and access to the garage.
A private garden to the rear offers the ideal space for relaxing and entertaining with a large slabbed patio leading down to the lawn with deep flowerbeds bursting with colour and a vegetable patch. A secondary suntrap patio is perfectly positioned to the right hand side and sits underneath a timber canopy decorated with greenery.
Location The property is situated within the highly sought after residential area of Evington handy for nearby shops on Evington Road and Allandale Road/Francis Street, nearby bus services, and recreational facilities. Evington village itself has a good range of local amenities within the old village centre and a range of shops and Post Office also located close by.
For the commuter the nearby ring road provides access to Junction 21 of the M1 and M69 and Leicester has rail services to London St Pancras and all other major cities. Leicester City centre lies a 10 minute drive away along with Oadby Town Centre and the A6 providing access to Market Harborough and A47 to Oakham and Rutland.
Viewings and Directions Strictly by appointment only through the sole agent Oliver Rayns.
Postcode for Sat Nav: LE5 6AQ