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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Willersley Lane, Cromford, Matlock, Derbyshire

Sold STC £420,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Within a wonderful rural setting, space is the real luxury here, all the rooms are generous and with high ceilings giving an even greater feeling of space throughout
  • Gas fired central heating
  • Entrance porch
  • Feature dining room
  • Living room with views over garden
  • Snug / family room with wood burning stove
  • Office / Study
  • Breakfast kitchen
  • Utility room
  • Guest cloakroom

Full description

A stunning period family home with comfortable interiors, loved and cherished by the current owners for 33 years, now your chance to make your mark. In an elevated position with beautiful views, this is a wonderful rural setting, close to local amenities.

General Information -

A stunning period family home with comfortable interiors, loved and cherished by the current owners for 33 years, now your chance to make your mark. In an elevated position with beautiful views, this is a wonderful rural setting, close to local amenities.

Space is the real luxury here, all the rooms are generous and with high ceilings giving an even greater feeling of space throughout.

The property is sold with the benefit of gas fired central heating with a large entrance porch with stone flagged floor leads to a feature dining room, perfect for entertaining and comfortable for seating 12 for dinner. The living room has a stone fireplace with a raised open fire, very much the focal point to the room, there are french doors leading to the garden which afford lovely views over the garden and adjoining countryside. The kitchen has plenty of room for a breakfast table and situated between the snug and dining room is very much the hub of the home. The snug / family room has a wood burning stove and french doors leading to the terraced garden. There is also an office, utility room and guest cloakroom. To the first floor there are four large bedrooms with high ceilings and a family bathroom. Bedroom four has a shower cubicle and pedestal wash hand basin.

To the front of the property there is a good sized lawned garden with well established flowering and herbaceous borders. A sweeping driveway provides ample parking and access to the stone built double garage. A cottage pathway leads from the parking area to the house, there is also a stone paved patio area and a stone wood store to the side of the garage.Arage.

To the rear is a beautiful south west facing terraced cottage garden. Enjoying the evening sun this is where you will locate your gin & tonic spot, ideal for outdoor dining the garden has been well planted with a fabulous variety of shrubs and plants and heavily stocked borders, there is a greenhouse and stone garden store.

Willserley Cottage is in a wonderful rural situation, an idyllic place to come home to and seriously relax in. For the serious horse person there is a livery station up the lane. Rural but not isolated, you are only a short walk from shops, restaurants, primary school, church and hotel. The cherry on top of the cake; its also a short walk to the station with hourly trains to Derby which only take 29 minutes.

Location -

The property is well located within easy reach of local amenities within Cromford which include a primary school, newsagents, hairdressers, local butchers, grocery store, church and hotel and is adjacent to Derwent Mills World Heritage Site. Matlock is within approximately 3 miles to the north and Wirksworth approximately 2 miles to the south, both of these towns offering a wide range of local amenities. Carsington Water is approximately 6 miles with its noted leisure facilities and water sports and Chatsworth House is approximately 8 miles to the north. The nearby A6 provides swift onward travel to both the north and south. Cromford railway station provides access to Derby station and it should be noted that access can be gained easily to the A38 and in turn the M1 Motorway.

Accommodation -

Glazed entrance door provides access to:

Well Proportioned Entrance Porch - 2.10m x 2.43m (6'11" x 8'0") - Having windows to side and front. Stone floor covering. Wooden entrance door with stone lintel over provides access to:

Dining Room - 4.62m x 4.58m (15'2" x 15'0") - Note the measurements include the staircase off to first floor with handrail and balusters. Central heating radiator. Two windows to rear overlook the courtyard garden. Door provides access to a most useful under stairs storage cupboard. Three panelled doors provide access to the sitting room, breakfast kitchen and study respectively.

Living Room - 4.74m x 5.13m (15'7" x 16'10") - Note the latter measurement being taken into the recess adjacent to the chimney breast having a stone fireplace with slate hearth incorporating an open grate / working fire. Central heating radiator. Recess with shelving. Ceiling beams. Sash window to side overlooking the entrance porch. Sealed unit double glazed sliding patio door to rear providing access to the garden and enjoying views over adjoining countryside. TV aerial / Satellite connection point.

Breakfast Kitchen - 3.81m x 4.60m (12'6" x 15'1") - Having extensive range of wooden edged preparation surfaces incorporating an inset one and a quarter stainless steel sink unit with adjacent drainer, chromed mixer tap over, tiled splashback surround and having a range of oak panelled and base drawers and cupboards beneath. Complementary wall mounted cupboards over with corner shelves. Inset four ring electric hob with filter canopy over. Wall mounted electric fan assisted oven and microwave oven over. Integrated dishwasher and appliance space suitable for a fridge. Central heating radiator. Ceramic tiled floor covering. Recessed spot lights. Sash window to side and sash window to front, which has views towards adjoining countryside. Doorway leads into:

Snug / Family Room - 3.54m x 3.47m (11'7" x 11'5") - Having a stone fireplace with raised stone hearth incorporating a cast wood burning Morso stove. Central heating radiator. TV aerial connection. Sealed unit double glazed sliding patio door which provides access to the courtyard garden.

Study - 4.61m x 2.59m (15'1" x 8'6") - Having central heating radiator. Built-in storage cupboards with hanging rail and shelves. Opaque glazed door provides access to:

Utility Room - 3.10m x 1.94m (10'2" x 6'4") - Having a quarry tiled preparation surface with an inset stainless steel sink unit having an adjacent drainer. Built-in storage cupboard. Two appliance spaces, one having plumbing suitable for an automatic washing machine and a second ideal for a fridge or freezer. Floor mounted gas fired Glowworm Hideaway boiler which provides domestic hot water and services the central heating system. Quarry tiled floor covering. Daisy maid dryer. Windows to side and rear with panelled and glazed door providing access to the courtyard garden area. Panelled door provides access to:

Guest Cloakroom - Having a white suite comprising wash hand basin with tiled splashback and low level WC. Central heating radiator. Continuation of the quarry tiled floor covering. Opaque glazed window to rear.

First Floor -

Semi-Galleried Landing - Having continuation of the hand rail and balusters. Window to rear. Trap door access to roof space. Two central heating radiators. Five panelled doors provide access to the bedrooms and bathroom respectively.

Bedroom One - 4.74m x 3.42m (15'7" x 11'3") - Having a Hopton stone fire surround with raised stone hearth and decorative cast iron fireplace. Two central heating radiators. Sash window to side and front overlooking the garden and having views towards adjoining countryside.

Bedroom Two - 4.56m x 3.51m (15'0" x 11'6") - Having two central heating radiators. Two sash windows with views over adjoining countryside.

Bedroom Three - 3.12m x 3.56m (10'3" x 11'8") - Having a built-in wardrobe with hanging rail and cupboard over. Central heating radiator. Sash window to rear overlooking the courtyard garden.

Bedroom Four - 2.78m x 3.51m (9'1" x 11'6") - Having a built-in wardrobe with cupboards over and a tiled shower cubicle with chromed shower. The bedroom has a pedestal wash hand basin, tiled splashback, mirror and shaver light. Central heating radiator. Sash window to rear overlooking the courtyard garden.

Bathroom - 3.62m x 1.65m (11'11" x 5'5") - Having a suite comprising a pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, mirror and shaver light above. WC. Panelled bath with glass shower screen and chromed shower over. Central heating radiator. Built-in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder with slatted shelving above. Sash window to front with views towards adjoining countryside.

Outside -

Immediately to the rear of the property is a well proportioned courtyard garden with stone flagged patio areas and an extensive range of well established flowering and herbaceous borders. Furthermore there is a aluminium framed greenhouse, a stone garden store and barbeque. The garden enjoys a south westerly aspect.

Garden Store - 1.94m x 1.98m (6'4" x 6'6") - Having power and lighting. Window to side. Wooden entrance door.

To the front of the property is a sweeping driveway providing ample off street parking / turning and access to the large stone garage. In turn there is a lawned garden incorporating a range of well stocked flowering and herbaceous borders with gravelled and stone flagged patio areas. To the side of the garage is a useful outside wood store.

Large Stone Garage - 6.72m x 6.08m (22'1" x 19'11") - Having power and lighting. Inspection pit. Window to rear and service door. Sliding wooden doors to front.

Directional Note -

The approach from our Matlock Office is to proceed south along the A6 passing through Matlock Bath and upon reaching the traffic light junction at Cromford bear left into Mill Lane. Proceed along Mill Lane, crossing over the River Derwent and thereafter take the second tuning on the left into Willersley Lane. Proceed along Willersley Lane taking the first turning on the left into a private road, clearly denoted by our "for sale" board. Proceed along this road and the driveway to Willserley Cottage is located on the left hand side clearly denoted by a further "for sale" board.

Viewing -

Strictly by appointment through Scargill Mann & Co - Matlock Office 01629 584591 (AT 03.05.2016 / 20.12.2016)

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