Lorne Road, Clarendon Park, Leicester

For Sale

Property Summary

A stunning, recently renovated Edwardian semi-detached home with character features, comprising entrance hall, dining/reception room, open-plan living/kitchen, sitting room, galleried landing, three spacious bedrooms, study, bathroom.

Property Features

  • Gas Central Heating (With Hive Thermostat), Double-Glazing
  • Open Storm Porch, Entrance Hall, Dining/Reception Room
  • Open-Plan Living/Kitchen, Sitting Room, Galleried Landing
  • Three Particularly Spacious Bedrooms, Study/Nursery, Bathroom
  • Traditional-style Frontage, Attractive, Deep Landscaped Gardens
  • Potential to Extend/Loft Conversion
  • Stylishly Appointed Throughout, Viewing Recommended

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Clarendon Park
72 Queens Road
Clarendon Park

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One word describes this home: Stunning. Located on the renowned Lorne Road in a cul-de-sac position within minutes' walk of Queens Road shopping parade, this particularly attractive four bedroom (three double bedrooms and study) Edwardian semi-detached home retains original features and character, however, has undergone an extensive programme of refurbishment and alterations with particular attention to detail, resulting in a light and airy, stylishly appointed lifestyle home for modern-day living, suiting both professional purchaser(s) or family. The property features a stunning, stylishly appointed open-plan living/kitchen including Bosch integrated appliances and glazed bi-fold doors leading to a formal dining room/reception room having bay window to the front elevation. Further accommodation includes an attractive entrance hall with original tiled flooring, sitting room to the rear overlooking rear garden, spacious galleried first-floor landing with three particularly spacious bedrooms, study/nursery and light and airy contemporary style bathroom with separate shower enclosure. The property benefits from a traditional-style hedged frontage and a deep larger than average landscaped garden which also provides an ideal entertainment area having original brick-built outbuildings. The property also offers excellent potential to provide additional living accommodation including extensions and/or conversion of the loft space to provide a principal bedroom with en-suite, subject to necessary consent. It is of the agent's opinion that this is amongst one of the most stylishly appointed and well-presented homes available within the immediate area. Internal viewing comes with the agent's highest recommendation to fully appreciate.The property is well located for everyday amenities and services including renowned local public and private schooling together with nursery day-care, Leicester City Centre and University of Leicester, Leicester Royal Infirmary and Leicester General Hospital, and is within minutes’ walk of Victoria Park, Leicester City Centre and Queens Road shopping parade with its specialist shops, bars, boutiques and restaurants.Open Storm PorchOriginal open recessed storm porch with glazed door leading to:Entrance HallAttractive entrance hall with feature original exposed tiled flooring, stairs leading to first floor with original balustrades, newel post and handrail and a useful understairs area for cloaks/storage or seating, radiator with traditional-style radiator cover.Sitting Room 16'10" x 11' (measurement includes chimney breast and window recess)Situated to the rear of the property, enjoying views to rear garden, this spacious sitting room has a double-glazed patio door with secondary double-glazed windows to both side elevations, chimney breast with contemporary-style real flame-effect gas fire, limestone surround and raised hearth, traditional-style oak flooring, glazed door, radiator. Open-Plan Living/Kitchen/Dining RoomProviding modern-day living, this superb open-plan dining room/living kitchen provides sociable entertainment areas including the option for a separate dining room with bi-fold doors and comprises:Formal Dining Room/Reception Room 15' x 11'4" (measurement includes bay window and chimney breast)Situated to the front of the property, this versatile room has walk-in bay window with traditional-style part leaded double-glazed sash window, chimney breast, ceiling coving, contemporary-style glazed door to entrance hall, radiator, bi-fold glazed doors leading to:Open-Plan Living/Kitchen 19'7" x 11'4" narrowing to 9' (can also be accessed off entrance hall) Having double-glazed windows to both the rear and side elevations, this contemporary-style fitted kitchen, in brief, comprises: one-and-a-half bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap over, storage cupboards and a range of storage drawers including tall pull-out larder cupboards, the kitchen is finished off with granite worktops and splashback including granite and glass breakfast bar, Bosch integrated appliances comprising: halogen hob with stainless steel/glass filter chimney hood over, twin ovens with grill, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine, inset ceiling downlighters, traditional-style oak flooring, radiator.First Floor LandingA particular feature of this property is this attractive and spacious galleried first-floor landing having original balustrades, newel post and handrail, double-glazed part-leaded traditional-style sash window to the front elevation, wall-mounted Hive thermostatic control, access to loft space (housing gas boiler and offering excellent potential for conversion to additional accommodation including a principal bedroom with en-suite, subject to necessary consent). Bedroom One 12'5" x 11'5" (measurement includes chimney breast)Situated to the front of the property, this light and airy, spacious principal bedroom has part-leaded double-glazed traditional sash window to the front elevation, original door, inset ceiling downlighters, chimney breast, radiator.Bedroom Two 11'5" x 8'10" (maximum measurement)With double-glazed window to the side elevation, this further double bedroom has wooden-style flooring, original door, radiator.Bedroom Three 10'10" x 8'8"Situated to the rear of the property and currently used as a dressing room, this generous size third bedroom has double-glazed window to the rear elevation, wooden-style flooring, original door, radiator.Study/Nursery 6' x 4'8"This useful room has traditional-style double-glazed window to the side elevation and is currently used as a home office but also provides ideal nursery or walk-in wardrobe, with storage shelving and hanging rail, radiator, original door.Stylish Fitted Bathroom 7' x 7' (maximum measurement)This superb, light and airy contemporary-style fitted bathroom has double-glazed window to the rear elevation and in brief, comprises: concealed low-level WC, floating wash hand basin with vanity shelf, large wall-mounted mirror with display lighting, contemporary-style stainless steel and glass mixer tap, tile-fronted bath with chrome mixer tap and shower attachment, separate shower enclosure with chrome mixer shower, the bathroom is finished off with marble part-tiled walls and tiled flooring, polished chrome contemporary column radiator, inset ceiling downlighters. Front GardenAn attractive, low-maintenance walled traditional-style frontage with evergreen box hedging, pebbled forecourt area, wrought-iron gate and paved pathway to front door.Rear GardenThe property enjoys an attractive, deep, mature but low-maintenance rear garden with leafy aspect, making an ideal family garden or sociable entertainment area for professionals, the garden, in brief, comprises: decked terrace leading to York stone style further paved terrace area including stone wall also provides a seating area, well-stocked flowerbeds and decorative shrubs, opening to further paved sun terrace with further flowerbeds and shrubs, the rear of the garden is screened by mature evergreen hedging providing privacy, to the side of the property is paved access with brick-built outbuildings and WC, having garden water supply and security gate to the front of the property.