Property Spotlight: A beautiful period cottage in Billesdon


Hortons are pleased to offer for sale this beautifully presented four bedroom period cottage retaining a wealth of character and original features.

Situated in the heart of the popular and highly sought after East Leicestershire village of Billesdon, the cottage was built in 1870, and has been decorated in a stunning modern yet traditional style. Walking into the entrance hall the floor is tiled with red victorian quarry tiles, which give the place a real rural cottage feel. Off the entrance hall is a utility room, with space for multiple appliances and space for a cloakroom, plus a downstairs toilet. 


The open plan kitchen diner is a great size and perfect for family meals or get togethers. The lounge is warm and inviting with a raw brick fireplace, complete with log burner. 


Upstairs are four good sized bedrooms, including the master bedroom which has an ensuite shower room. The family bathroom has half-panelled walls and a large roll top bath which give a very luxurious feel. 


Billesdon is a very sought after village, and offers an excellent range of amenities including a newsagent and general store, a post office, a doctor's surgery, two public houses and a parish church. The Coplow Centre is Billesdon's own leisure centre featuring multi purpose sports area, and a concert hall. The village is well positioned for easy access the A47 providing a quick link to Leicester and west to the A1, Stamford and Peterborough. Billesdon is great for schooling, with a well regarded primary school in the village itself, plus Uppingham and Oakham schools nearby. Beauchamp College in Oadby is also a fantastic school. Market Harborough is about 11 miles away and from here trains to London St Pancras take about 1 hour. 

If you’d like to view this property, call 0116 4560131 or email