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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Highfield, Upperwood Road, Matlock Bath, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4

Offers in Region of £450,000

Property Description

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This beautifully proportioned and superbly presented five bedroom semi detached Edwardian house enjoys breathtaking views from the elevated position of the valley and across to Black Rocks. Having an imposing Tudor style elevation at the rear and being largely stone built, the extensive accommodation, which is perfect for a family, is arranged over four floors, has off-road parking and mainly lawned garden. Comprises: Lower ground floor; superb open plan dining kitchen and utility. Ground floor; entrance lobby, hall, cloakroom, lounge and sitting room. Five bedrooms and two bathrooms over the first and second floors.

As previously mentioned the property is well away from the main 'hurly burly' of Matlock Bath, which in itself affords an excellent range of local amenities including shops, primary school and has its own railway station. Matlock, Wirksworth, Ashbourne, Derby, Nottingham, Chesterfield and Sheffield are all easily accessible for daily commuting.

The Accommodation Comprises -

Entrance Vestibule - Having a traditional external door with glass panels to either side and above and a lovely stained leaded glass panelled door opening through to the

Reception Hall - Where there is a central heating radiator, coving to the ceiling and staircase with spindled balustrading to the first floor.

Cloakroom - Having a marbled floor, window wash hand basin and low flush w.c.

Lounge - With Victorian fireplace with slate surround, central heating radiator, exposed natural wood flooring continuing through from the hall, new twin handmade hardwood double glazed French doors opening out onto the balcony, which takes full advantage of the dramatic views down the valley. Sash window to the front. There are built in cupboards to either side of the chimney breast, coving to the ceiling and picture rail.

Sitting Room - With feature fireplace, delft rack, shelving to one side of the chimney breast, radiator and new handmade hardwood double glazed windows and walk in new handmade hardwood double glazed box bay window again with lovely views towards Black Rocks.

Lower Ground Floor -

Superb Open Plan Dining Kitchen - A truly impressive open plan daytime living area. The kitchen having a range of hand painted units with a double Belfast style sink with chrome mixer tap, gas fired Aga, integrated fridge, freezer and dishwasher, which will all be included in the sale. Three sash windows to the rear along with French door. Feature fireplace with exposed stone lintel and hearth, cupboards and shelving to one side, inset spotlights to the ceiling, Travertine tiled floor with underfloor heating and back door opening to the covered rear entrance. Small period style window seat being a lovely feature along with the period coat hooks by the back door.

Utility - With deep Belfast sink, working surfaces to either side with tiled splashbacks, fitted wall cupboards, window, radiator and tiling to the floor. Electric consumer units, meters and excellent Greenstar Highflow 440 gas fired boiler.

First Floor Landing - With spindled balustrading, sash window to the front with views of the woodland, natural pine floor, radiator and coving.

Shower Room - Attractively fitted out with a quality white suite comprising low level w.c., suspended wash hand basin and over sized walk in shower, with the shower unit working off the domestic hot water system. Travertine style tiling to the floor, vertical radiator, extractor fan, tiling to the walls complementing the suite, sash window to the gable end wall again with distant views.

Master Bedroom - Having a radiator and new handmade hardwood double glazed windows with breathtaking views to the rear.

Double Bedroom Two - Having a radiator, coving, picture rail, new handmade hardwood double glazed window to the rear with fantastic views and built in wardrobes to either side of the chimney breast. This room is uniquely decorated with a children's mural but could obviously be simply re-decorated to suit the purchasers preference.

Bedroom Three/Study - A good sized single bedroom with sash window to the front and period shelved store cupboard.

Second Floor Landing - With spindled balustrading and roof light. Linen/store room.

Bedroom Four - Being a good sized double room with radiator and new handmade hardwood double glazed windows with fabulous views encompassing Black Rocks.

Bedroom Five - With period feature fireplace, small wardrobe/cupboard to the side of the chimney breast, new handmade hardwood double glazed window to the rear and radiator.

Bathroom - Beautifully fitted out with a Savoy suite in white comprising a pedestal wash basin, low level wc and slipper roll top claw foot Victoriana style bath with chrome mixer tap and telephonic shower attachment. There is a high quality corner shower enclosure with Victoriana style shower head and tiled surround. Radiator, panelling beneath the dado rail, roof light to the front and two wall light points.

Outside - A broad driveway leads in providing off road parking for two/three vehicles, subject to sizing. A level mainly lawned garden across the back of the property and stone flagged entertaining terrace accessed from the kitchen. Wrought iron style railings. Steps descend down to the lower sections of the garden which has been tiered. External cold water tap and sensor lighting.

Valuer - Tim Heaton/mw

Viewing - Strictly by appointment through the Matlock office.

Location - The property will be found by turning up Holme Road, opposite the entrance to the station, continuing up to where the road levels off which becomes Upperwood Road. Around 200 yards before the entrance to the "Heights of Abraham" the property can be found on the left hand side, easily identified by our distinctive sale board.

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