An extensive family home occupying a delightful 3.75 acre plot including a private fishing lake, within the sought after Leicestershire village of Burbage.
A substantial five bedroom detached family home occupying a secluded 3.75 acre plot at the end of a gated drive with a private 1.3 acre lake. The generous accommodation is arranged over two storeys with the ground floor holding four reception rooms and a kitchen diner with the first floor occupying five bedrooms and three bathrooms.
Entry to the east aspect gives access to the porch and leads through to the spacious entrance hall with parquet flooring and onto the ground floor accommodation. Off the entrance hall to the left hand side sits a double fronted bay window drawing room with oak effect flooring and fitted base and wall storage units. Sat the east corner is a charming dual aspect reading room, also featuring a bay window to the front and fitted shelving units. The dining room is positioned adjacent to the reading room, a pleasant, formal seating area benefiting lake views, parquet flooring and feature stained glass windows through to the entrance hall. There is an impressive, 23 ft triple aspect sitting room to the rear elevation affording stunning view across the lake to the north aspect via the full width bi-folding doors in addition to a set of French doors to the south.
The contemporary breakfast kitchen sits to the rear of the property and incorporates a range of high gloss white base and wall units with granite work surfaces and a central chef's island. There are a range of high quality integrated Miele appliances within the kitchen to include a dishwasher, steam oven, microwave combi oven, two electric ovens and a five ring induction hob set within the chef's island with extractor above, in addition to a Bosch integrated fridge freezer. The dining area within the kitchen benefits from French doors out to the rear and a fitted TV, shelving and storage unit.
Also accessible off the kitchen is the utility room with further unit storage and plumbing for additional appliances. A three piece ground floor shower room is positioned off the entrance hall in addition to a second ground floor WC accessible from the kitchen.
Stairs ascend from the entrance hall to the first floor landing off which sit five double bedrooms, two enjoying en suite bathrooms and a main family bathroom suite. Three of the bedrooms are positioned to the front of the property, all holding fitted wardrobes. The attractive dual aspect second bedroom occupies the south corner and is fitted with a three piece en suite shower room, whilst the master suite enjoys a dressing area, walk-in wardrobe, a delightful dual aspect view across the lake and a modern en suite shower room made up of, a large walk-in shower enclosure with rainfall shower head, a wall mounted his and her sink vanity unit and a low level WC.
Electric double gates off Sapcote Road lead onto a private driveway and through to a block paved drive offering ample off-street parking in addition to the double garage. Also connected to the garage is a useful storage room and a gym with independent access which may also suit use as an office.
There are numerous aspects of the mature, immaculately maintained gardens, the first of which being a block paved patio accessible off both the breakfast kitchen and the sitting room with electric awning above and a rear lawn giving entry to a hedged seating area.
Other entertaining areas include the summer house which enjoys electricity and lighting with a decked veranda and an inviting, timber framed barbeque area which is separated into a bar, seating area and a cooking section.
The majority of the plot is occupied by the fantastic 1.3 acre lake which is stocked with a variety of fish and is fitted with a number of decked fishing platforms.
Mains electricity, gas fired central heating, drainage and water are understood to be connected to the property.
Strictly by appointment with Savills.
View payable Stamp Duty for this property
The views from the house across the lake are a special aspect rarely found in this locationLuke Billson