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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Penny Long Lane, Darley Abbey, Derby, DE22 1AW

Sold STC £395,000

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Burley Lodge is a 3 double bedroomed detached property with detached brick built double garage situated in the prestigious location of Penny Long Lane. A good neighbourhood and peaceful area within walking distance of both Markeaton and Darley parks. Easy access to Derby City centre. Built in 1996 to an American design, including gorgeous floor to ceiling windows, Burley Lodge is in immaculate condition. It has been lovingly maintained by the current owners who purchased the property when it was built by a local builder in 1996. The property is not only spacious but benefits from flexible living on the split level ground floor. It is great for entertaining having three dining room options which can be easily adapted to suit the lifestyle of the new owners. Upstairs the large master bedroom has both a dressing area and en-suite with both bath and separate shower cubicle. The family bathroom, which serves the other two upstairs bedrooms, also has a large bath and separate shower facility. The garden has been professionally landscaped and is low maintenance. A private drive at the rear of the property provides parking for several vehicles and leads to a large detached brick and tile double garage with electric door.


STORM PORCH and half glazed entrance door with stained glass opening into entrance hall

ENTRANCE HALL 18'10" x 7'10" x 4'6" 5.74m x 2.39m x 1.37m

With staircase leading to first floor with attractive balustrade, covered radiator, coving to ceiling, useful built-in storage cupboard, burglar alarm control panel, upvc double glazed window, internal French doors opening into spacious lounge.


In white with low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, radiator, tiled splashbacks and matching tiled ceramic tiled flooring, coving to ceiling, extractor fan and internal panelled door.

SPACIOUS LOUNGE 20'9" x 12'8" 6.32m x 3.86m

With chimney breast, electric fire, mantel and raised Cornish slate hearth, three radiators, coving to ceiling, TV aerial point, cable connection, telephone jack point and three matching floor-to-ceiling upvc double glazed windows. Open square archway leading into study.

STUDY 10'6" x 8'5" 3.20m x 2.57m

With radiator, coving to ceiling, two matching floor-to-ceiling upvc double glazed windows and open square archway leading into spacious lounge. This study has the option of being used as a dining room.

SEPARATE DINING ROOM 15'5" x 10'11" 4.70m x 3.33m

With chimney breast, inset fireplace, electric fire and mantel, two built-in double storage cupboards either side of the chimney breast, two radiators, coving to ceiling, dado rail, upvc double glazed French doors opening onto private rear garden. (This room also offers potential for a fourth bedroom with en-suite).

EXCELLENT GARDEN ROOM 16'9" x 7'10" 5.11m x 2.39m

With ceramic tiled flooring, TV aerial point, two radiators, ceiling fan, upvc double glazed windows with fitted blinds and upvc double glazed French doors opening onto private rear garden. It may suit the new owners to include a dining table/chairs in this spacious room.


With one and a half sink unit, mixer tap, base units with drawer and cupboard fronts, tiled splashbacks, wall and base fitted units with matching worktops, built-in AEG five-ring gas hob with extractor hood over, built-in electric fan-assisted double oven, integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer, concealed worktop lights, china display cabinet, coving and spotlights to ceiling, built-in wine rack, extractor fan, radiator, ceramic tiled flooring, TV aerial point and upvc double glazed window to rear.

UTILITY ROOM 7'5" x 6'5" 2.26m x 1.96m

With single stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, wall and base fitted units with matching worktops, radiator, matching ceramic tiled flooring, space for tall fridge/freezer, plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer, central heating boiler, upvc double glazed window to rear and upvc double glazed door giving access to rear garden.



With attractive balustrade, covered radiator, spotlights to ceiling, built-in fitted cupboard housing the hot water cylinder, access to roofspace with boards for storage, double glazed Velux window with fitted blind.

MASTER DOUBLE BEDROOM 14'8" x 13'1" 4.47m x 3.99m

With two radiators, TV aerial point, telephone jack point, ceiling fan, two upvc double glazed dormer windows with aspect to rear, upvc double glazed window to side and open space leading into dressing room.

DRESSING ROOM 12'8" x 7'10" into wardrobes 3.86m x 2.39m into wardrobes

With range of bedroom furniture including two double fitted wardrobes with central fitted storage cupboard, mirror and shelving, two fitted chests of drawers, radiator, spotlights to ceiling, fitted mirror, double glazed Velux window with fitted blind and internal door opening into the en-suite bathroom.

FITTED FOUR-PIECE EN-SUITE BATHROOM 9'4" x 6'9" 2.84m x 2.06m

With panelled bath, fitted wash basin with base cupboards for storage, low level w.c., separate shower cubicle with shower, radiator, tiled splashbacks with matching ceramic tiled flooring, glass shelf, fluorescent light/shaver point, two fitted mirrors, spotlights to ceiling, extractor fan, additional fitted storage cupboards, double glazed Velux window with fitted blind and internal panelled door.

DOUBLE BEDROOM TWO 14'7" into recess x 11'9" x 10'6" 4.45m into recess x 3.58m x 3.20m

With radiator, upvc double glazed dormer window with bay seat with storage to front, upvc double glazed window to side, internal panelled door.

DOUBLE BEDROOM THREE 11'3" x 9'10" 3.43m x 3.00m

With single built-in wardrobe, single built-in storage cupboard with shelving, radiator, upvc double glazed window to rear and internal panelled door.


With bath, fitted wash basin with fitted base cupboards, low level w.c., bidet, separate shower area with electric shower, tiled splashbacks with matching ceramic tiled flooring, radiator, fitted mirror, fitted mirrored medicine cabinet, extractor fan, double glazed Velux window with fitted blind and internal panelled door.


To the front of the property there is a neatly kept foregarden designed for low maintenance with paving slabs, well stocked flowerbeds, shrubs, borders etc. and also provides pleasant seating areas. There are also waterproof electrical sockets at the front and rear.

There is access all round the property with secure gates.

To the rear and being of a major asset to the sale, is its very pleasant and private, low maintenance garden. The present owner has carefully and thoughtfully designed the garden which enjoys a sunny aspect. The garden offers attractive paving areas with raised flowerbeds, borders, rockery, shaped lawn, trellising and offers a varied selection of shrubs. Low voltage lighting and BUILT-IN BARBECUE.

The property benefits from a shared access driveway providing car standing spaces for several vehicles leading to a large BRICK AND TILED DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE 16'4" x 16'4" (4.98m x 4.98m) with concrete floor, power, lighting, roofspace providing storage, side personal door and feature electric up and over remote controlled door. Furthermore there is a TIMBER SHED behind the garage providing further storage and is included in the sale, together with a GREENHOUSE.


Quality fitted carpets, curtains, blinds and light fittings are included in the sale at a successful sale price.


Leave Derby city centre along Duffield Road (A6). At the roundabout (The Broadway public house), turn left onto Broadway and shortly thereafter, turn right into Penny Long lane and Burley Lodge will be shortly located on the right hand side identified by our 'for sale' board.


Strictly by arrangement through Scargill Mann & Co - Derby office (JW 19/10/12).

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12 April 2012

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