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King Street, Scalford, Melton Mowbray


  • Period Cottage
  • Charm And Character
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Generously Proportioned
  • Good Sized Garden
  • Large Brick Outhouse
  • Village Centre Location
  • Oil Central Heating
  • Double Glazing
  • Recently Redecorated



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A charming and substantially proportioned ironstone and red brick three bedroomed cottage boasting a wealth of character in a superb village centre location. Having been recently redecorated throughout and featuring a good sized garden with large brick built outhouse to the rear, the property represents an ideal proposition for the professional couple or family.

The internal accommodation briefly comprises; porch, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, rear lobby, first floor landing, three good sized bedrooms and an upstairs family bathroom.

Scalford lies four miles to the north of Melton Mowbray at the southern end of the Vale of Belvoir. Scalford Parish Church is on an elevated position in the centre of the village named after St. Egelwin. There is a post office/store, public house and restaurant, a modern village hall which hosts a range of community activites, playing field and an excellent primary school. A regular bus service connects the village to Melton Mowbray, the Vale of Belvoir and Bingham.

A timber front door leads to:-

Quarry tiled floor, recessed spotlight and door to:-

Sitting Room (4.67m x 3.05m (15'4 x 10))
Having a feature oak beamed fireplace with oil fired stove, beamed ceiling, three wall light points, multi paned double glazed window to front elevation, three wall light points, television and telephone point, opening to:-

Dining Room (4.45m x 3.53m max (14'7 x 11'7 max))
Having a multi paned double glazed window to side elevation, two central heating radiators, three wall light points, television point, staircase rising to first floor landing with full height storage cupboard under and a door to:-

Kitchen (3.86m x 2.51m (12'8 x 8'3))
Being fitted with a range of wall and base units with rolled edge work surfaces, inset stainless steel sink and drainer with chrome mixer tap over, ceramic tiled splashbacks, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for freestanding cooker, multi paned double glazed window to side elevation, door to:-

Rear Lobby (2.69m x 1.32m (8'10 x 4'4))
Having a double glazed window to rear elevation, base units with rolled edge work surface and external timber door leading out to the gardens.

First Floor Landing
Returning to the dining room, a staircase rises to the first floor landing, having loft access, central heating radiator and doors to:-

Master Bedroom (4.17m x 3.05m (13'8 x 10'))
Having a multi paned double glazed window to front elevation, central heating radiator, a range of built in storage cupboards, television point and two telephone points.

Bedroom Two (3.68m x 2.49m + door recess (12'1 x 8'2 + door rec)
Having a multi paned double glazed window to rear elevation and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Three (2.82m x 2.77m (9'3 x 9'1))
Having a double glazed window to side elevation and central heating radiator.

Family Bathroom
Having a solid oak floor and being superbly fitted with a vanity unit with inset ceramic wash hand basin and fitted overhead storage, panelled bath with shower over, low flush WC, stone tiling to water sensitive areas, Victorian style central heating radiator and towel rail, obscure double glazed window to side, extractor, shaver point and light.

Exterior and Gardens
To the front of the property, a timber gate leads to a pleasant flagstoned forecourt.

The rear of the property features a generous garden with an initial decking area, a lawned area with shrub borders, mature tree and flagstoned path leading through a trellis arch to a further gravelled and flagstoned area with an ornamental brick built pond and a substantial brick and tile OUTHOUSE measuring 21ft 8 x 6'10, being ideal for conversion to a playroom, office or simply for storage, having a concrete floor, two windows to front elevation, power and light.

The descriptions and photographs on this brochure and website do not constitute all or part of an offer or contract.
The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance purposes only and potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
Any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services are untested by Richard Watkinson and Partners.
Nothing herein contained shall be a warranty or condition and neither the Vendor nor ourselves will be liable to the purchaser in respect of any mis-statement or misrepresentation made at or before the date hereof by the vendor, his servants or agents or otherwise.

Mortgage Advice
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Energy Performance Certificate
An energy performance certificate has been ordered and the result is pending.

Please contact our Mellton Mowbray Office on 01664 431080 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property or require further information.

Energy Performance Certificate
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