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3 bedroom bungalow for sale

Binscombe Lane, Priory Court, Oakwood, Derby, DE21 2AZ

Sold STC £269,950

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Very superior gas centrally heated double glazed there bedroomed detached bungalow residence occupying enviable corner position in this very peaceful situation. Entrance hall, fitted guest's cloakroom, large through reception room incorporating both a sitting area and dining area and patio doors to the built on conservatory. Well fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, three bedrooms, well appointed bathroom including both a bath and separate shower. Delightful secluded rear garden. Detached double garage. Carpets, curtains and light fittings included.


A very unusual opportunity to acquire a superior three bedroomed detached bungalow occupying a very pleasant peaceful location at the head of Binscombe Lane.

The property was built in 1983 by David Cox Ltd, local builder of this era of high repute, and it is constructed of facing brick beneath a roof of tile with all elevations relived by upvc framed double glazed windows and maintenance free upvc soffits, fascias and bargeboards. It is of double fronted appearance and occupies a very pleasant corner location with garden to the front and side including shaped lawns, natural stone rockery, varied inset shrubs and flowers. There is a delightful secluded rear garden and a driveway provides access to a detached double garage.

Internal inspection will reveal particularly well presented light gas centrally heated accommodation including an entrance hall with guests' cloakroom off, through lounge/dining room with feature fireplace, built-on conservatory, well fitted kitchen with integrated appliances and incorporating a laundry area. There are three bedrooms together with a bathroom having both a bath and separate shower.

The property was built in the grounds of the former Bishops Palace and hence the fine selection of mature trees interspersed amongst the properties and also reflected in the name of the immediate area - Priory Court. It is situated approximately 4 miles east of Derby city centre and highly convenient for an excellent range of local shops and regular bus services. The Meteor centre is located less than 1 mile away and offers retail outlets, supermarket, restaurants and the Odeon cinema. Local recreational facilities include Locko Park providing delightful scenery and country walks and golf courses include Breadsall Priory, Morley Hayes and Horsley Lodge. Local transport links are close by with easy access to the A52 and onward to the M1 motorway, Nottingham (10 miles) and East Midlands International Airport (15 miles).



Having matching windows to the side and front. Ceramic tiled floor. Panelled and glazed door to:


Coved cornice. Telephone jack point. Central heating radiator. Wall mounted thermostat control for the central heating.


Having a vanity unit with inset oval porcelain wash basin, ceramic tiled surround, undercupboards. Low suite w.c. Half tiled walls. Central heating radiator. Door with glazed sidescreen to:

THROUGH LOUNGE / DINING ROOM 24'3" x 12'3" 7.39m x 3.73m

Narrowing to 3.23m (10'7") in the dining area.

Feature fireplace of period style having a white painted surround, display mantel, polished marble hearth, matching interior and living flame burning coal gas fire. Coved cornice. TV aerial point. Two central heating radiators. Picture/wall light points. This very light room has the benefit of a wide upvc framed double glazed window to the front and double glazed sliding patio door with matching side screen to the rear providing access to:

BUILT ON CONSERVATORY 19'10" x 8'7" 6.05m x 2.62m

Forming a very pleasant garden room enjoying a delightful aspect over the secluded rear garden.

WELL FITTED KITCHEN 13'11" x 8'11" 4.24m x 2.72m

Excellent range of matching units including full room width roll edged marble-effect preparation surface with returns, partially forming a peninsula dividing unit to the utility area. Range of undercupboards, drawers and inset double drainer stainless steel sink unit plus water filter and there is a ceramic tiled surround. Eye level Electrolux double oven incorporating a grill with cupboard over and beneath. Adjacent shelved storage cupboard. Inset Moffat four plate gas hob with New World filter hood over. Range of eye-level cupboards. Recess suitable for an upright fridge/freezer.

Additional matching work surface with tiled surround and appliance space beneath including plumbing for an automatic washing machine, range of eye level cupboards, twin louvre doors to the boiler cupboard housing a Worcester Bosch Highflow 400 gas fired central heating boiler with slatted shelving over. Upvc framed double glazed window overlooking the garden plus upvc framed double glazed rear door.

FRONT BEDROOM ONE 11'5" x 9'6" 3.48m x 2.90m

Central heating radiator. Upvc framed double glazed window.

REAR BEDROOM TWO 12'11" x 12'6" 3.94m x 3.81m

Central heating radiator. Excellent wardrobe fitment having eight principal doors including hanging rails and storage cupboards over. Central heating radiator. Upvc framed double glazed window.

FRONT BEDROOM THREE 7'11" x 7'5" 2.41m x 2.26m

Central heating radiator. Upvc framed double glazed window.


Having a suite complemented by ceramic wall tiling and including a panelled bath, pedestal wash basin, low suite w.c. Separate shower with electric shower fitting and sliding shower door. Central heating radiator. Wall mirror with striplight over incorporating an electric shaver point. Upvc framed double glazed window.


There is a delightful rear garden, which really must be seen to be fully appreciated, well screened by close boarded timber fencing and including a block paved sun terrace and patio with low wall and matching shaped path having lawns on either side with well stocked borders containing an interesting and varied selection of ornamental shrubs and plants.

External cold water hose tap.

External lighting.

DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE 16'6" x 16'9" 5.03m x 5.11m

Having a concrete floor, fluorescent lighting and power installed. Trap door access to a useful loft storage area. Upvc framed side personal door and there is a wide up and over entrance door approached via a tarmacadamed entrance drive.


All fitted carpets, curtains and light fittings are included.

There is a recently serviced burglar alarm (2011).


The approach from Derby city centre is via Sir Frank Whittle Road and at the traffic island turn left onto the Mansfield Road past the Meteor centre on the left hand side and continue up the hill towards Oakwood and Breadsall via Hilltop. Immediately after The Windmill public house on the left hand side take the right hand turning into Porters Lane, first right into Binscombe Lane continue along the lane and number 26 will eventually be located on the right hand side.


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