6 bedroom house to buy

Knighton Drive, Stoneygate, Leicester
Offers in the region of



A striking Victorian property displaying architectural features synonymous with a Goddard designed home. Enjoying accessibility via London Road to the city centre, Queens Road and the Hospitals and Universities, as well as nearby private and public schools; popular attractions of the leafy suburb of Stoneygate. The property boasts over 2,450 sq ft of living space with six bedrooms, two reception rooms, breakfast room and kitchen with potential to extend to the rear of the property. A delightful walled garden is enjoyed at the rear and substantial off road parking to the front. EPC rating F.

  • Goddard Designed Home
  • Victorian Property
  • Three Storeys
  • Six Bedrooms
  • Garage
  • Off Road Parking
  • Popular Leafy Location
  • Close to:
  • Popular Schools
  • City Centre/Train Station
Full Property Details

Storm Porch

Decorative corbelled canopy and door bell, original panelled entrance door, quarry tiled floor and stained glass multi paned inner door to:

Entrance Hall

Stairs rising to first floor, panelling, stripped wooden floorboards, dado and decorative skirting, cornice, radiator, electric sockets, telephone point, understairs door with steps down to cellar.


Two rooms with coal store, cold shelves, and meters.
Room One – 4.28 x 5.72
Room Two – 2.45 x 3.34

Downstairs WC

Obscure glazed window to side elevation, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled splashbacks, built in double door cupboard, radiator and wooden flooring.

Sitting Room

Original timber framed bay to front elevation with leaded top lights, panelled bay recesses, open fireplace with painted timber framed surround, bells from original servant call, tiled inserts and hearth. Cornice and decorative ceiling detailing, parquet flooring and TV aerial.

Breakfast Room

Sash windows either side, wooden fireplace, tiled inserts and hearth, glazed door giving access to rear staircase, parquet flooring, radiator, electric sockets, inset ceiling spot lights. Glazed panelled double doors to Living Room:

Living Room

Decorative panelling to original bay with re-fitted double glazed rear access door and side lights. Decorative cornice to ceiling, Capital cast iron multi-fuel burner in decorative brick recess on tiled hearth, stripped timber floorboards, built in cupboard and shelving storage units, TV aerial, telephone point, radiator and door to hall.


Farmhouse style fitted timber kitchen, wall mounted shelving, stainless steel sink, half bowl and drainer, tiled splashbacks, Electrolux chrome electric oven, grill and hob, recess and plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. Two sash windows to side and rear elevation, timber double glazed rear access door and inset ceiling spot lights.

First Floor galleried landing

Dog leg staircase with turned spindles continuing to second floor, dado rail and cornice, large opening window with arched and leaded detail to front elevation, radiator, sash window in rear corridor to side elevation, stairs from ground floor breakfast kitchen.

Bedroom One

Decorative window to front elevation, ceiling rose and cornice, radiator and TV aerial.

Bedroom Two

Window to rear elevation, radiator under, TV aerial point, cornice to ceiling, picture rail and stripped oak flooring.

Separate WC

Obscure glazed window, stripped timber flooring, low flush WC and wall mounted wash hand basin.

Family Bathroom

Obscure glazed window to side elevation, radiator, original built in cupboards, low flush WC, bidet, pedestal wash hand basin, bath with mixer shower over, tiled walls and border.

Bedroom Three/Study

Timber sash bay to rear elevation, cornice to ceiling, radiator and telephone point.

Second Floor Landing

Loft access hatch and skylight.

Bedroom Four

Bay window to front elevation with leaded side lights and window seat, built in wardrobes, stripped wooden floorboards and radiator.

Bedroom Five

With restricted head height, window to rear elevation and original decorative fireplace.

Bedroom Six

Dormer window to front elevation, fitted cupboards and radiator.

Shower Room

Inset spotlights, Velux window, three piece bathroom suite comprising of low flush WC, ceramic wash hand basin in vanity unit with Grohe mixer tap over, large corner shower with tiled surround, glass doors, Mira rainhead and handheld showers and tiled flooring.


To the front a hedged boundary and planting including wisteria to front elevation, gravelled drive with space for at least four cars leading to side garage set back with power and light.

Outer lobby, brick floor, walled open access to garden, panelled side gate. Gravelled side garden with stone paved seating area, raised concrete hardstanding to side of timber garage reaching into rear garden. Laid to lawn with established herbaceous beds and borders, enclosed within a private rear walled garden.


Brick built, clay tiled roof, panelled door and window to rear, adjoining garage

Property Information Form

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.


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.

Directional note

Leaving the City Centre take the A6 London Road. Continue beyond the Victoria Park Roundabout remaining on the London Road. After the cross road traffic lights take the first right onto Knighton Drive where the property can be found on the right hand side. Sat Nav Ref: LE2 3HD.

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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