Situated in the heart of the village of Kilby, with the popular public house, the Dog and Gun, offering easy access to Leicester and close to Kibworth, which boasts extensive local facilities including boutique shops and cafes, together with more general day to day facilities such as a doctor’s surgery, dentists, a supermarket and sports clubs including tennis, golf, bowls and cricket.
Wistow Rural Centre is just moments away, with its plant centre, cafe/bistro, farm shop, furniture and craft outlets, art gallery - an ever-evolving destination in South Leicestershire over recent years. For more extensive amenities, there is the nearby medieval market town of Market Harborough which has superb shopping with independent boutiques, a theatre, leisure centre, Waitrose, bars and restaurants.
There is a wide selection of state and independent schooling in the area including the preparatory school at Stoneygate (Great Glen) and private secondary schooling options at Leicester Grammar School (Great Glen) and Leicester High School. There are a number of strong local primary schools including in the village itself, Kilby Primary, and following through to secondary education, Kibworth High School.
Transportation links are excellent, with both Leicester and Market Harborough train stations being within easy driving distance, providing a regular service to London St. Pancras in approximately 1 hour. The M1 and M6 are a short distance away, giving access to London as well as Birmingham and East Midlands airports.
The large inner Entrance Hall gives way to three good sized Reception Rooms, as well as a conservatory to the rear, with eat-in Kitchen, Utility Room, Boot Room and Shower Room.
The large first floor landing gives way to four Double Bedrooms. The Main Bedroom has access to a balcony that runs across the rear of the house, with a generous Ensuite Bath/Shower Room. The three additional Bedrooms all benefit from fitted wardrobes, with Bedroom 4 also giving access to the balcony to the rear, with an independent Shower Room completing the accommodation on this floor.
The second floor boasts two additional Double Bedrooms, both with their own Ensuite Bath or Shower Room, and a further room currently utilised as Study.
To the front of the property is off street parking for multiple vehicles, leading to the Double Garage with electric up and over door.
To the rear, the gardens are a principal feature of the property; a generous size, south facing and looking over open countryside. There is a large entertaining terrace directly accessed to the rear of the house, with additional seating areas and summerhouse.
The extensive outbuildings at Rockbeare House provide for a multitude of uses; currently providing workshop, stores, games room and sauna.
Services: All main services are connected
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
Council Tax Band: G
EPC Rating: C
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