‘‘Cranfield’ was built in 1912 in the Edwardian Arts and Crafts style. A six bedroomed detached family home, it is located in the highly sought after location of Oadby Top/Meadowcourt Road Conservation Area, bordering Stoneygate. The home is situated on a unique plot of nearly half an acre including a lawned garden and orchard/wooded area. It has been modernised throughout whilst retaining a wealth of character features. The property enjoys extensive accommodation over three floors to include a large inviting entrance hall with inglenook fireplace and original oak parquet flooring, a formal dining room, a large sitting room with a sun room to the rear which overlooks the picturesque rear garden, a modern kitchen diner with large utility room, a ground floor WC and a generous cloakroom with access into the garage. To the first floor there is a spacious landing area benefitting from a large Edwardian linen cupboard and lots of natural light from two separate windows, four generous sized bedrooms, one of which benefits from an en-suite and a five piece family bathroom. To the top floor are two further bedrooms, one of which is a single room which could also act as a study/home office and a double bedroom with a beautiful cast iron fireplace. Outside enjoys an attractive and extensive rear garden with access to a ridge and furrowed orchard of just over quarter of an acre, a large paved front driveway provides off-road parking for four cars. We recommend viewing this property at your earliest convenience to appreciate the accommodation on offer.
Entrance Hall 18’10” x 24’5”
Accessed via a solid oak door, a large and inviting entrance hall with window to front elevation, original oak wood parquet flooring, functioning stone fireplace set in an inglenook surround with LED spot lighters above, access into downstairs reception rooms, kitchen, WC, cloakroom and access to first floor staircase, with ceiling coving and radiator.
WC 6’2” x 5’7”
A convenient downstairs w/c with window to the front elevation, low level WC, basin, tiled flooring and radiator
Sitting Room 16’11” x 21’11”
Light and airy sitting room with solid oak wooden flooring, fully functional open fireplace with decorative wooden surround and iron hearth, sun room area to the rear of the room with uPVC double-glazed windows to the rear, French doors overlooking the garden, picture rails, ceiling coving and radiators.
Dining Room 15’ 3 x 13’1
An immaculately presented formal dining room. Currently set up with eight seater dining table, this room retains a wealth of character and features including a functional Edwardian Arts and Crafts fireplace with decorative tiled hearth and wooden surround as well as lead lined double glazed bay window to the rear elevation, solid oak wood flooring, picture rails, ceiling coving and radiator.
Kitchen 20’10” X 8’8” extending to 13’2”
A modern and spacious fitted kitchen/diner with windows to the front and side elevations. Currently consisting of a range of wall and base fitted units with work surface over, Rangemaster double oven with gas hob and overhead extractor fan, stainless steel sink and drainer, plumbing and electrical points for undercounter dishwasher and fridge and freezer, brick archway, cupboard housing the boiler and a separate cupboard housing the metres with white tiling to the splashback areas, space for a six seater dining table, tiling underfoot, radiator and access into the utility room.
Utility 12’8” x 10’1”
With doors leading to the front and back elevations which also provide natural lighting, a large utility room with slate tiling underfoot, Belfast sink with mixer tap and floor base storage cupboard, plumbing and electrical points for washing machine and tumble drier with work surface over, useful storage recess for household appliances or ‘wine cellar’, access to small yard area with shed and gate to rear garden.
Cloak Cupboard 7’4” x 8’6”
Accessed from the entrance hall via double doors, a large cloakroom with crawl space storage under the stairs, fitted shelving, coat hooks, lighting, carpet underfoot, porchway providing access to the rear garden and into the garage.
Garage 16’6” x 11’4”
An integral garage currently set up as gym with ample room for motorbike storage, with laminate flooring, window to the side elevation, traditional double wooden garage doors, LED spotlights overhead with fitted shelving
Landing 18’5” x 17’
With window to the front elevation and window to the stairway, a spacious open landing with large double door Edwardian linen cupboard, access into four of the six bedrooms and to family bathroom and second floor, carpet underfoot and radiator.
Bedroom One 15’7” x 14’2”
With lead-lined double glazed bay window to rear elevation, a large double bedroom with fitted wardrobes, ample room for bedroom furnishings, carpet underfoot and radiator.
Bedroom Two 15’11” x 13’11”
With lead lined double glazed bay window to the rear elevation, a second double bedroom with range of fitted double wardrobes and vanity unit with floor-based storage and wash basin, plumbing for radiator, picture rails and carpet underfoot
Bedroom Three 13’2” x 13’7”
With bay window to the front elevation, a third double bedroom with the added benefit of a fitted wardrobe as well as space for other bedroom furnishings, with picture rails, carpet underfoot and access into en-suite.
En-Suite 3’8” x 8’
Three-piece en-suite with frosted window to the side elevation, consisting of a shower cubicle, WC and basin, with tiling to wet areas and floor.
Bedroom Four 12’10” x 12’
With double glazed lead-lined window to the rear elevation, currently set up as a nursery and single bedroom, a great size room with recess allowing space for wardrobe, carpet underfoot, picture rails and radiator.
Bathroom 10’10” x 10’
A spacious five-piece family bathroom with large frosted window to side elevation, benefitting from a shower cubicle, bath, Edwardian style basin, bidet and low level WC with retro style fittings, complimentary tiling to the wet areas and floor, large storage cupboard and radiator
Second Floor Landing
Reached via a staircase from the first floor landing providing access into bedrooms five and six with storage cupboard and access to further storage in the loft space.
Bedroom Five 12’9” x 11’6”
With lead lined double glazed window to the rear elevation, a double bedroom with original cast iron Edwardian fireplace, fitted storage cupboard, carpet underfoot and storage heater.
Bedroom Six 7’11” x 11’
With small window to the front elevation, a single bedroom which could be used as a study room, with carpet underfoot and storage heater.