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SOLD subject to contract

4 bedroom detached house
High Street, Desford, Leicester

Contact Connells at Hinckley branch for information

T: 01455 230523

Ref: HIN308436

Connells are proud to announce the opportunity to purchase an individual four-bedroom detached Grade II* listed barn conversion situated in a popular and convenient village location.

The accommodation comprises reception hall, cloakroom, utility room, lounge, master bedroom with dressing room, walk-in wardrobe and ensuite on the ground floor, mezzanine area with guest bedroom and en-suite, a modern fitted kitchen equipped with an Aga and contrasting contemporary units, spacious dining area and rear garden room. To the first floor there are two further double bedrooms, two-piece bathroom and separate WC. Outside there is ample parking and tucked away to the rear of the property there is a large private rear garden.

The property benefits double glazing and gas fired central heating.


Key Features

  • Unique barn conversion
  • Grade II* listed
  • Popular and convenient location
  • Ample off road parking
  • Private rear garden
  • Mixture of exposed brickwork and plastered walls
  • Some beams to ceiling and walls



Full Details

Entrance Hall 12' 6" max x 8' 8" max ( 3.81m max x 2.64m max )
Having oak staircase leading to the first floor landing, slate-effect tiled flooring, a mixture of plastered walls and exposed brickwork, beams to ceilings and walls, designer radiator and access through to the cloakroom, utility room and kitchen.

Comprises low level WC, vanity wash handbasin and heated towel rail, with wall mounted electric extractor, with slate-effect tiled flooring and attractive timber latched door.

Utility Room 11' 9" max x 7' 5" max ( 3.58m max x 2.26m max )
Housing the Glowworm combination gas boiler, a range of wall and base units, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, stainless steel inset sink unit with mixer tap and continuation of slate-effect tiled flooring.

Kitchen 16' 6" x 16' 2" ( 5.03m x 4.93m )
This modern fitted kitchen has been recently decorated and comprises wall and base units in black high gloss with matching roll-top work surfaces, stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, feature gas Aga in blue with circular twin hotplates and warming oven beneath, plumbing for dishwasher, space for American style fridge/freezer, recess spotlighting, exposed timber and brickwork and double glazed door opening onto the gravelled gardens. Access through to the dining room.

Dining Room 13' 4" x 10' max ( 4.06m x 3.05m max )
Having a vaulted ceiling with double glazed Velux window, exposed rafters and purlins, designer vertical radiator, continuation of the slate-effect tiled flooring, exposed brick wall and double glazed double doors opening into the garden room.

Garden Room 10' x 9' 4" max ( 3.05m x 2.84m max )
Having two Velux windows, double glazed double doors opening onto the rear garden, continuation of the slate-effect floor, TV aerial connection and double radiator.

Lounge 25' 9" x 16' 9" max ( 7.85m x 5.11m max )
The lounge has a spectacular vaulted ceiling with exposed timber work, exposed brick finish to the end gable wall with feature gas powered stove on a raised reclaimed brick hearth, unique and bespoke oak flooring has an instant appeal and the central king post rafters provide a dramatic edge. There are three Velux windows, two designer vertical radiators with individual temperature controls, TV point and inset wall lighting. Access to the mezzanine area.

Bedroom 1 17' 10" x 10' 4" ( 5.44m x 3.15m )
Having French doors leading to the outside, also having access to private dressing room.

Spiral Staircase To Mezzanine

Mezzanine Area
Access from the lounge, with oak flooring, TV aerial connection and Velux windows.

Ideal as a study area. Access into guest bedroom.

Bedroom 2 12' x 8' 7" ( 3.66m x 2.62m )
Having Velux double glazed roof light, oak flooring and double doors through to the en-suite.

Comprising low level WC, wash handbasin and double tray shower cubicle with mains shower over and sliding door.

To The First Floor

Access to two bedrooms, bathroom and WC.

Bedroom 3 16' 3" x 16' ( 4.95m x 4.88m )
Having two Velux double glazed roof lights, exposed timber purlins and stained wood flooring, with TV aerial connection and some exposed brickwork.

Bedroom 4 17' 3" x 12' 9" ( 5.26m x 3.89m )
Having two sealed unit double glazed windows, stained timber flooring, radiator in the eaves, TV point and exposed timber purlins.

Comprising corner Jacuzzi bath with spa jets and dual lever tap, separate microphone-style shower fitment and inset vanity wash handbasin with tiled splashbacks. There is a double radiator and Velux window.

Separate W C
Having a low level WC and wash handbasin, with exposed timber flooring and brickwork, partially vaulted ceiling, exposed timber purlins and radiator.

To The Outside
The property is approached through an archway with an extensive low maintenance fore garden which also offers ample off road parking.

There is a patio area which then leads to a private rear garden where there is a mainly laid to lawn area with a path to the side. The garden is fully enclosed with timber fencing and a natural hedge.


Please note that the marker reflects the centre of the postcode rather than the exact property location.

To view this property please contact Connells on

T: 01455 230523

88 Castle Street, HINCKLEY, Leicestershire, LE10 1DD

While every reasonable effort is made to ensure the accuracy of descriptions and content, we should make you aware of the following guidance or limitations.

  • (1) MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
  • (2) These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.
  • (3) The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
  • (4) Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
  • (5) Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.
  • (6) Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.
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