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5 bedroom house for sale

Main Street, Newton Solney, Burton-on-Trent, Derbyshire, DE15 0SJ

Guide Price £2,300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 5 reception rooms
  • 5 bathrooms
  • sweeping driveway approach
  • outbuildings
  • extensive terraced area
  • approximately 2.55 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


Newton Solney is a conservation village with real charm and character, containing a church, two pubs, a post-office shop and an excellent village primary school. Repton, one of Britain's oldest public schools, is 1 miles and its preparatory school, Foremarke Hall, is six miles. Newton Solney is well placed for commuting to Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Stoke-on-Trent and Birmingham, which are all within 30 miles, as well as East Midlands Airport.


Cedar House is a superb Derbyshire residence having been completely refurbished over recent years to now provide a first class country home.
The refurbishment works have been carried out to the highest of standards throughout and when viewing the property it is instantly noticeable that key attention has been given to every detail, resulting in a very solid, quality, and luxurious feel. The property provides a number of 'wow factors' throughout and offers the opportunity to purchase one of Derbyshire's best country houses.
When entering Cedar House you appreciate an instant indication of this properties style and character that echo the elegance and grace from the era of construction, which skillfully sit alongside the benefits of modern day construction and technology from an extensive course of refurbishment. In brief the accommodation comprises; an elegant entrance hallway that gives access to the main reception rooms on the ground floor consisting of sitting room, dining room, drawing room and music room. There is a beautifully finished breakfast kitchen with hand crafted bespoke units, gas fired AGA, and full range of high quality integrated appliances. To the rear of the ground floor is a home office which gives access to a resorted Victorian garden room and the ground floor is completed with practicalities including a pantry, utility room, and cloakroom.
To the first floor, a spacious landing gives access to a luxurious master bedroom suite with en suite bathroom and fully fitted dressing room. There is a guest bedroom, which benefits from the use of a family bathroom, as well as two further double bedrooms which share a Jack and Jill en-suite bathroom. To the second floor are a further guest bedroom and a contemporary bathroom.
Without doubt, one of the properties main features is its superb outdoor accommodation and assets. The property stands within a prominent position within the centre of Newton Solney, within grounds extending to approximately 2.55 acres. The gardens and grounds are beautifully maintained and provide the perfect setting for this family home.
Stunning walled gardens and grounds wrap around the property consisting of a wide variety of mature trees and specimen shrubs as well as large level shaped lawns. There are various terrace seating areas benefiting from sunlight at different times throughout the day, and making this home ideal for outdoor entertaining. The gardens border onto open countryside and extend into a less formal area, as well as a fenced paddocks.
The property sits nicely set back from the road behind electric gates, with landscaped front gardens providing privacy. There is generous off road parking for a number of vehicles. The driveway continues to the rear of the property, leading to a premium range of outbuildings including recently constructed garaging for up to ten cars, a range of high quality cedar cladded outbuildings, a tractor store, further garden store/gym, and an extensive traditional range of brick built outbuilding currently providing further garaging, workshop and storage facilities. There is also a fine Victorian greenhouse.
Overall, Cedar House provides all the assets of a first class country home, combining well maintained period accommodation within a fantastic and sought after location, creating one of Derbyshire finest residences.
N.B. Please note that planning permission has been granted for the conversion of a range of outbuildings to be development and extended too provide a contemporary leisure complex with swimming pool, gym and entertainment rooms. Plans are available from our office on request.


From London take the M1 (or from Nottingham take the A453) to junction 24. Proceed west (direction Stoke on Trent) on the A50 to the Burton-on-Trent turn-off; continue on the B1008 through Willington and Repton to Newton Solney, continuing into the village centre past the Brickmakers Arms, where Cedar House can eventually be found on the left hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 October 2012


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