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Elder Lane, Griffydam


Elder Lane, Griffydam

  • Ref: 10813
  • Type: Link Detached House
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold

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Tel: 01530 353170


Property Features

  • Chapel Conversion
  • Versatile Interior
  • 3144 Sq Ft
  • Beautifully Appointed
  • Corner Plot
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bespoke Kitchen
  • Large Driveway
  • No Chain

Property Summary

A BEAUTIFUL CONVERSION of the former METHODIST CHAPEL into a STYLISH MODERN 3 bedroom family home of 3144 sq ft, affording a spacious versatile interior over 3 floors and occupying a PROMINENT CORNER PLOT in the heart of the village, with LANDSCAPED GARDENS & a LARGE DRIVE with CAR/CARAVAN STANDING

Full Details

Reputedly one of the oldest Methodist Chapels in Leicestershire dating back to 1778 and steeped in local village history, Top Chapel House has been the subject of a painstaking conversion and restoration program by the current owners since 2015, converting the former delapidated Chapel into a handsome and most distinctive 3 bedroom family home with 3144 Sq ft of versatile living space spread over three floors. With an eye catching exterior, the interior successfully blends in the old with the new, traditional and modern with a stylish beautiful finish with the focal point being the huge living area, creating an incredible sense of space, characterised by the sweeping hardwood staircase to the galleried landing.

As you enter, you are immediately blown away by the sheer scale and vastness of the main living room, skilfully divided into living and dining areas, perfect for family entertaining, the bespoke kitchen has been expertly fitted with a comprehensive range of shaker style units & the utility room and cloakroom/wc complete the ground floor. The sweeping staircase leads to the magnificent galleried landing, a large versatile space with return staircases leading to the bedroom accommodation. The large master bedroom enjoys a vaulted ceiling and luxury en-suite, a second double bedroom is perfect for children and the main family bathroom has a stylish 4 piece suite with separate shower enclosure. On the third floor is bedroom three with it's own en-suite. There is also the potential to add and adapt to increase the number of bedrooms upto 4 or 5 if required.

Occupying a prominent south westerly facing corner plot in the heart of the village, the gardens have been carefully landscaped, with raised rockeries, pathways, two large private patio's, timber shed and a sweeping driveway which provides ample parking for several cars.

Please be advised that adjoining the property to the left hand side is the former school room to the chapel, a substantial dwelling that if acquired could be skilfully incorporated into the main body of the building enhancing the living space, this is not owned by the current occupiers, however, we are advised that this building will be available to the market later in 2021.

The popular village of Griffydam occupies a most strategic location, quietly tucked away, yet convenient for ease of access into both Ashby de la Zouch ( 4 Miles) Coalville (3 Miles) & Loughborough (7 Miles), the M42 Junction at Ashby allows swift and easy access to many East & West midlands towns and cities including Tamworth & Birmingham, whilst Nottingham, Derby , Leicester are all with 30 minutes drive. east midlands airport is on the doorstep, together with the scenic National Forest. Griffydam is a thriving village with lots going on and includes a village Primary School and within close proximity to two local pubs.