3 bedroom character property for sale

Via Gellia Road, Matlock

£445,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming 19th Century Cottage
  • Three double bedrooms
  • Land extending to just over 1 acre
  • Peak District location
  • No upward chain
  • Double garage and off road parking
  • Meandering brook to the rear
  • Woodland areas

Full description

This Charming 19th century three bedroom detached cottage occupies an idyllic location nestled in the wooded valley. It backs onto a delightful meandering stream within the Peak Park with the site in total extending to just over 1 acre (approx.) with no upward chain.

Description 
The property offers a nice blend of rural living with the practicalities of modern day needs. It offers deceptively spacious accommodation and excellent road links with the property being situated on the Via Gellia Road (A5012). The grounds to the property are a particular feature with the delightful brook and waterfalls to the rear and the sloping woodland beyond. There are also further wooded areas, lawns and patio seating areas and a summer house which provide excellent places to enjoy this lovely location and the wildlife it entices. There is a detached double garage and ample secured off road parking with double driveways to both sides of the property. The cottage is situated on the edge of Bonsall which provides a good level of amenities such as school, playing field, public houses and a village church. Within 1 mile is Cromford Village which has many facilities, shops, school and a railway station. Matlock and Matlock Bath are also within easy reach; the former...

Entrance hall 
Solid wooden access door to front, feature port hole window to front, radiator, boiler cupboard with shelf storage, further built-in storage cupboard providing hanging storage, internal access door to Kitchen, Dining Room and;

Cloakroom / WC 
Low level WC, corner vanity wash hand basin, low level WC, tiled walls and obscured double glazed window to rear.

Kitchen 
14' 3'' x 9' 1'' (4.34m x 2.77m)
A comprehensive range of matching wall and base units with rolled edge granite effect work surface over, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, electric hob and integrated double oven. Inset ceramic sink and drainer, part tiled walls, double glazed windows to front, side and rear and door to rear providing external access.

Dining Room 
17' 8'' x 13' 0'' (5.38m x 3.96m)
Accessed from the Entrance Hall via wooden latch door. Double glazed double multi-pane access doors to rear overlooking the garden, stream and ascending woodland beyond. Electrically controlled sun awning, double glazed windows to front and side and two central heating radiators.

Spacious Lounge 
17' 7'' x 15' 9'' (5.36m x 4.80m)
Accessed from the Dining Room via wooden latch door. Lovely ?cottage style? lounge with feature inglenook fireplace with multi fuel stove and stone hearth with inset timber beam above and exposed beams to ceiling, double glazed window to side and rear and two double glazed windows to front.

First Floor 

Landing 
Part galleried landing with double glazed window to front, built-in airing cupboard with shelving, loft hatch providing loft access and access to all first floor rooms.

Bedroom 1 
17' 10'' x 9' 9'' (5.43m x 2.97m)
Two double bedrooms with double glazed windows to front, side and rear and two built-in double wardrobes with storage cupboards above. One built in cupboard with shelving, radiator.

Bedroom 2 
11' 9'' x 8' 10'' (3.58m x 2.69m)
Double glazed window to rear, one double wardrobe with storage cupboards above, dressing table also with storage cupboard above and radiator.

Bedroom 3 
10' 3'' x 8' 8'' (3.12m x 2.64m)
Double glazed windows to side and rear, built in wardrobe with shelving units to the side and storage cupboard above, two high level storage cupboards and radiator.

Family Bathroom 
Three piece white bathroom suite comprising; panelled corner bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, low flush WC, tiled walls, shaver point and obscured double glazed window to front.

Outside 
The property provides separate vehicular accesses to both sides. One provides parking on a gravelled forecourt area to the front of the property and in front of the main house access door. To the other side of the cottage is the garage access drive and a further hard standing parking area for a number of vehicles and/or caravan. The house is situated centrally within the plot with good sized garden areas to both sides and back, and wooded areas at each end. Given the close proximity to the water and the woodlands, the garden attracts a varied array of wildlife. There are gravelled patio seating areas to the immediate rear of the property and lawned gardens which run alongside the stream bank and waterfalls. The garden has been well cared for and provides much colour from the flowers and shrubs through the seasons. Although the garden is predominantly on the same side of the river as the house, there is a banked woodland area on the opposite side with a pedestrian bridge...

Double Garage 
17' 8'' x 14' 8'' (5.38m x 4.47m)
Having power and lighting and electric up and over door with an Attached workshop (17'5? x 6'4?) or further useful garden storage, with power, lighting, two windows and a pedestrian access door. Attached to the rear is a lean-to log store on the edge of the stream.

Directions 
From Ashbourne - take the A515 north towards Buxton taking the right hand fork just before the Bentley Brook Public House onto the A5056. Continue passing through Longcliffe and at the crossroads turn right onto the A5012 signposted to Cromford. Continue along the Via Gellia and Old Mill Cottage is situated on the right hand side clearly identified by the ?Bagshaws' For Sale board.

GENERAL NOTES 

Tenure and Possession 
The property is sold freehold with vacant possession being granted upon completion.

Fixtures and Fittings 
Only those fixtures and fittings specifically referred to in the particulars are included in the purchase price.

Services 
Mains water and electricity. Mains Drainage. LPG fired central heating. Intruder alarm.

Local Authority and Council Tax Band 
Derbyshire Dales District Council. Tax Band ?E?

Environmental Schemes 
Part of the site is within a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and a European Area of conservation.

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Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
04 April 2014

Nearest stations

  • Matlock Bath (1.0 mi)
  • Cromford (1.1 mi)
  • Matlock (1.9 mi)
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Bagshaws, Ashbourne

Vine House Church Street, Ashbourne, DE6 1AE

01335 680002 Local call rate

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Bagshaws, Ashbourne

Vine House Church Street, Ashbourne, DE6 1AE

01335 680002 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Matlock Bath (1.0 mi)
  • Cromford (1.1 mi)
  • Matlock (1.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bagshaws, Ashbourne

Vine House Church Street, Ashbourne, DE6 1AE

01335 680002 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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