2 bedroom apartment to buy

Scholars Walk, Stoneygate, Leicester
Guide price



A fabulous two bedroom penthouse apartment offered with no upward chain, located in this historical conversion. Situated on the third floor and accessed off the original staircase with reminders of the former school as you ascend. The entrance hall leads off to the large open plan living dining room with vaulted ceilings and exposed beams. This opens into a large breakfast kitchen with a high specification fitted kitchen. There are two large bedrooms and a high specification family bathroom. Externally there are immaculately kept communal gardens, allocated parking and a single garage. EPC E.

  • Two Bedroom Penthouse Apartment
  • High Specification Finish Throughout
  • Upgraded Kitchens & Bathrooms
  • Two Large Bedrooms
  • Gas Centrally Heated
  • No
    Upward Chain
  • Allocated Parking & Garage
  • Immaculate Communal Gardens
  • Close to Train Station, University & Hospitals
Full Property Details

Property History

Built in 1859, by Henry Goddard of Leicester, this magnificent Gothic Grade II listed building was formally Stoneygate School, one of Leicesters oldest schools, which celebrated its 150th birthday in 2006. Renowned for special architectural interest the building was sold for development in 2003 by the Josephs family when the school moved into a modern purpose built school in Great Glen.

Communal Entrance

Accessed via original timber door with secure intercom access, through a stunning Gothic arched front porch, with apartment postal boxes and second secure door leading to the communal Entrance Hall with imposing original timber staircase and historical photographs leading to the apartment on the third floor.

Entrance Hall

Accessed via timber door with chrome fittings and obscure full height timber lattice window to side of door opening into a large Entrance Hall with three contemporary ceiling light points, alarm control panel, heating control panel, telephone door entry door system, chrome sockets and switch plates, two radiators, original timber framed sash window offering views over landscaped communal gardens, walking store cupboard with ceiling light point and fuse box and airing cupboard housing pressurised hot water tank.


Ceiling light point, extractor, part tiled mosaic walls, radiator, two pieced suite comprising of low flush WC and pedestal wash hand basin with chrome mixer taps over.

Open Plan Living / Dining Room

A large open plan Living and Dining room with vaulted ceiling and exposed original timber beams, two contemporary ceiling light points, chrome sockets and switch plates with dimmer switches, three contemporary chrome radiator, TV, satellite and internet sockets and original feature timber framed window with built in timber Louvre blinds and open arch leading to Kitchen.


A upgraded, high specification, contemporary kitchen with a range of grey gloss floor and wall kitchen units housing wall mounted gas fired boiler, integrated fridge and freezer, integrated Neff electric oven and Neff combo microwave oven with plate heating drawer below and integrated dishwasher. Offering a range of clever drawer and cupboard storage solutions with a glass worktop with pop-up electric sockets, sunken chrome sink with contemporary mixer tap over and an electric Miele hob and hotplate with contemporary extractor over. Inset chrome spotlights, two original feature timber windows to front and side aspects with fitted timber Louvre shutters to one window, under floor heated tiled flooring and chrome sockets and switch plates.

Bedroom One

Contemporary ceiling light points, original timber framed sash windows offering views over the landscaped communal gardens, two radiators, chrome sockets and switch plates, built in double wardrobe and raised tiled area housing a free standing Victoria Albert contemporary bath with contemporary chrome taps and shower attachment over and a heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two

Contemporary ceiling light point, two wall light points, two radiators, original timber lattice windows to rear aspect with fitted timber Louvre shutters, chrome sockets and switch plates and two built in double wardrobes.

Family Bathroom

A upgraded, contemporary bathroom with inset spotlights, part tiled walls with low level built in lighting, obscure timber framed window to side aspect, multi-functional walk-in wet room with waterfall and hand held shower options, granite top housing contemporary basin with mixer tap over and concealed low flush Geberit WC, tiled flooring and contemporary chrome heated towel rail.


The development benefits from a large landscaped communal rear gardens finished to a high standard with allocated parking for the apartment and a single garage with up and over door. The site also offers communal parking facilities for guests in and around the site.

Lease Details

The property is held on a 999 year lease from 2004 with a monthly charge of £180.00 covering both the ground rent and service charge.

Property Information Pack

An Information pack containing detailed information about the property, history and other useful information is available from the office. Please enquire on 0116 270 5900 to request a copy.

Directional Note

Leave Leicester City Centre on the A6 London Road. The property can be located via Scholars Walk, a private road on the left hand side between Elmfield Avenue and Holmfield Road, and identified by the FW For Sale board.


Viewings are to be strictly by appointment only with Fothergill Wyatt on 0116 270 5900. Alternatively, further details can be found on the website and you can register with us at www.fothergillwyatt.com

Important Notice
These particulars are not an offer or contract, nor part of one. Fothergill Wyatt Ltd. for themselves and for the Vendors of this property, whose agents they are, give notice that:
1. The particulars are intended to give a fair and substantially correct overall description for the guidance of intending purchasers and do not constitute part of an offer or contract. Prospective purchasers and lessees ought to seek their own professional advice.
2. All descriptions, dimensions, areas, reference to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation and other details are given in good faith, and are believed to be correct, but any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them.
3. No person in the employment of FothergillWyatt has any authority to make or give any representations or warranty whatever in relation to this property on behalf of Fothergill Wyatt Ltd., nor enter into any contract on behalf of the Vendor.
4. No responsibility can be accepted for any expenses incurred by intending purchasers in inspecting properties which have been sold, let or withdrawn.
All measurements are approximate. While we endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact this office and we will be pleased to check the information for you, particularly if contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.

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