3 BED Detached house Sold STC

Barbara Avenue, Off Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5


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Property details

Requiring full modernisation and improvement this three bedroomed extended traditional bay fronted detached house is positioned parallel to "Bushby Brook".


Located on a popular road just off Scraptoft Lane, close to some of the best private and public schools in the local area as well as some notably popular places of worship. A range of local amenities can be found along Uppingham Road as well as banks, a post office and two parks (which are within walking distance), village halls and bus routes. A choice of doctors, dentist surgeries and medical centres are all located nearby. Scraptoft and Thurnby village are located within close proximity which provide convenient access to Leicestershire's rolling countryside with the A46 located under a 10 minute drive away. Easy access to Leicester city centre, the A47 and A6.


All viewings should be arranged through Andrew Granger & Co.


The vendor has made us aware that an insurance claim for subsidence was made in 2005.


ENTRANCE HALLWAY (5.603 x 1.971)

Entrance door, laminate floor, diamond shaped double glazed window to side aspect, radiator. stairs rising to first floor landing. Double doors to lounge/diner, doors to guest W.C and kitchen/diner.

LOUNGE/DINER (7.220 x 3.515)

Double glazed bay window to front aspect, brick fireplace with gas connection. 2x radiators, coving to ceiling, picture rail. open plan to kitchen/diner.

KITCHEN/DINER (6.276 max x 5.607 max)

Fitted with a range of wall and base level units with worksurfaces over, sink unit with mixer tap over, built-in electric oven with gas hob. Space for tumble dryer and plumbing for washing machine. 2x radiators, double glazed windows to side and rear, sliding door leading out to rear garden. Wall mounted boiler. Coving to ceiling and dado rail. Tiled floor and tiled splashbacks.


Upvc double glazed window to side aspect, tiled floor, fitted with a two piece suite comprising of low flush W.C and wash hand basin.



Double glazed window to side aspect, loft hatch, coving to ceiling. Doors to bedrooms and family bathroom.

BEDROOM ONE (3.606 + bay x 3.3660 max)

Double glazed bay window to front aspect, two fitted wardrobes, dado rail, radiator.

BEDROOM TWO (3.503 max x 3.484)

Double glazed window to rear aspect, three fitted wardrobes, dado rail, radiator.

BEDROOM THREE (2.481 x 2.148)

Double glazed window to front aspect, radiator.

BATHROOM (2.258 x 1.928)

Fitted with a three piece suite comprising of bath with shower over & glass shower screen, low flush W.C, vanity wash hand basin, Upvc double glazed window to side aspect, tiled splashback and tiled floor, radiator.


Positioned parallel to "Bushby Brook" the property has a gated driveway leading to a dilapidated carport. Gated access to the side leading to a generous sized rear garden with a paved patio and broken steps leading down lawn. The rear garden also has a variety of shrubs and mature tress.


To comply with The Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds Regulations 2017 any successful purchaser/purchasers will be asked to provide proof of identity and we will therefore need to take copies of a passport/photo driving licence and a recent utility bill (not more than three months old). We will need this information before Solicitors are instructed.


If you have a house to sell then we offer a Free Valuation, without obligation. Andrew Granger & Co undertake all types of Valuations including R.I.C.S. Homebuyer Survey and Valuation Reports, Valuations for probate, capital gains and inheritance tax purposes and Insurance Valuations. For further information contact our Surveying Department on 0116 242 9933.



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