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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Keats Avenue, Littleover, Derby

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Premier Location
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Character Interior
  • Extended Living Dining Kitchen
  • Extended Detached
  • Master Bedroom Suite
  • GCH, UPVC Double Glazing & Alarm
  • Additional Three Double Bedrooms
  • Extensive Mature Gardens
  • Large Double Garage

Full description

A HIGHLY APPEALING AND ATTRACTIVE, STRUCTURALLY EXTENDED FOUR-DOUBLE-BEDROOMED, SUPER DETACHED RESIDENCE enjoying one of Derby's premier locations, fronting a private road. The property has seen much improvement, together with structural extension, to afford a well-proportioned Family Home of undoubted charm and character. Having the benefit of gas central heating, UPVC double glazing and security alarm, the detailed accommodation comprises: -

GROUND FLOOR, Reception Hall, Cloaks/WC, pleasant Lounge, separate Dining Room, superb extended Living Dining Kitchen with modern fitments and integrated appliances, and Utility Room. FIRST FLOOR, landing affording access to Master Bedroom Suite comprising En-Suite Dressing Area, Bedroom Area, and En-Suite Bathroom, a further Three Double Bedrooms, and luxury Family Bathroom. OUTSIDE, large attached Double Garage, and front garden with ample car standing spaces, together with delightful approximate south-facing, extensive mature rear garden.

The Property - An individual character detached residence, which we suspect was originally constructed in the pre-war era, and in more recent years has been the subject of skillful structural extensions with some minor finishing works required. The Family Home is of spacious and generous proportions with many character features, and offers scope for further extension and improvement to individual taste, if so required and subject to obtaining the usual planning and building regulation approvals. Having the benefit of gas central heating, UPVC double glazing and security alarm, the property is approached via the reception hall with cloaks/WC off, and front lounge, separate dining room, luxury living dining kitchen with modern fitments and integrated appliances, and utility room. To the first floor, a landing affords access to the master bedroom suite comprising en-suite dressing room, bedroom area, and en-suite bathroom, a further three double bedrooms, and luxury family bathroom. Outside is a deep front garden with mature shrubs and driveway affording ample car standing standing and large attached double garage, together with the mature and private, extensive approximate south-facing rear garden.

Location - The property fronts the private road of Keats Avenue, which is considered to be one of the most desirable residential addresses in the Derby area, yet has the benefit of being within walking distance of The Royal Derby Hospital and Littleover village for a range of amenities. Derby city centre is easily accessible being just a short drive away, and with regular bus services operating from the nearby Burton and Uttoxeter New Roads. The A38 and A50, are within easy driving distance, for commuting further afield.

Directions - When leaving Derby city by vehicle proceed on the Burton Road towards Littleover, continuing through Littleover centre, and at the traffic island turn right onto Chain Lane, and second left into Keats Avenue to find the property on the left-hand side. The property can also be approached by leaving the city on Uttoxeter New Road towards Mickleover, passing the Royal Derby Hospital on the left continuing towards Mickleover, and at the traffic lights turn left onto Chain Lane, and eventual right into Keats Avenue.

Viewings - Strictly by prior appointment with the Sole Agents, Gadsby Nichols. REF: R12641

Accommodation - Having the benefit of gas central heating, UPVC double glazing and security alarm, the detailed accommodation comprises:-

Ground Floor -

Reception Hall - Having oak front door with UPVC leaded light double glazed windows either side, oak flooring, stairs to the first floor with oak understairs cupboard, part-oak panelling, original aok panelled doors and architraves, and period-style central heating radiator.

Cloaks/Wc - Having white suite of low-level WC, and wash stand with inset wash hand basin, period-style central heating radiator, towel rail, part-panelled walls, tiled floor, UPVC leaded light double glazed window, and four ceiling downlighters.

Lounge - 5.44m x 3.61m (17'10" x 11'10") - Having stripped oak flooring, impressive marble fire surround with cast-iron inset and fitted 'living flame' coal gas fire, UPVC leaded light double glazed window to the front, two UPVC leaded light double glazed windows to the side, UPVC double glazed double French doors and side windows overlooking and providing access to the rear garden, four wall light points, and two central heating radiators.

Dining Room - 3.91m x 3.61m (12'10" x 11'10") - Having stripped oak flooring, original briquette fireplace with open fire-grate, part-oak panelled walls, UPVC double glazed double French doors and side windows overlooking and providing access to the rear garden, period-style central heating radiator, and three wall light points.

Superb Extended Living Dining Kitchen - Comprising:-

Living Dining Area - 4.11m x 2.79m (13'6" x 9'2") - Having UPVC double glazed double French doors leading to the rear patio and garden, being approximately south-facing, TV point, central heating radiator, and opening to the:-

Large Kitchen Area - 6.27m x 3.05m (20'7" x 10'0") - Having modern quality cream fitments, comprising two double corner base units, two double base units, four single base units, two sets of drawers, two double corner wall units, one double wall unit, three single wall units, two further single wall units with glazed doors for display purposes, two sets of wine racks, display shelving, Rangemaster Range with five-ring gas hob, electric hot-plate, two gas ovens, and grill, set within a recess and having two extractor fans and lights over, and UPVC double glazed window to the rear.

Utility Room - 2.24m x 1.65m plus (7'4" x 5'5" plus) - These measurements are 'plus recess'.
Having full-height fitted store cupboards, work surface area with appliance space under, plumbing for automatic washing machine, and UPVC double glazed door to outside.

First Floor -

Landing - Having stripped pine spindles and oak hand rail, feature original leaded light and stained glazed window to the front, three wall light points, central heating radiator, and access to the loft space.

Master Bedroom Suite - Comprising:-

En-Suite Dressing Area - Having two double wardrobes either side, and twelve ceiling downlighters.

Bedroom Area - 3.30m x 2.92m (10'10" x 9'7") - Having UPVC double glazed window to the rear enjoying views over the garden and Golf Course beyond, central heating radiator, and two wall light points.

Luxury En-Suite Bathroom - Having free-standing claw-foot bath, pedestal wash basin, and low-level WC, three-quarter tiled walls, tiled floor, period-style central heating radiator, UPVC double glazed window, six ceiling downlighters, and two wall light points.

Bedroom Two - 5.44m x 3.40m (17'10" x 11'2") - Having two UPVC leaded light double glazed windows to the front, two UPVC double glazed windows to the side, and one to the rear, feature original briquette fireplace and tiled hearth, and central heating radiator.

Rear Bedroom Three - 3.66m x 3.35m plus (12'0" x 11'0" plus) - These measurements are 'plus wardrobe recess'.
Having central heating radiator with ornate cover, UPVC double glazed window to the rear enjoying views over the garden and Golf Course, and four built-in double wardrobes.

Rear Bedroom Four - 2.97m x 2.69m (9'9" x 8'10") - Having UPVC double glazed window enjoying southerly views over the rear garden and Golf Course, and central heating radiator.

Luxury Family Bathroom - Having white suite of pedestal wash hand basin, low-level WC, free-standing bath, and corner quadrant shower cubicle with shower unit and large shower head, tiled walls, tiled floor, mirror to one wall, two UPVC leaded light double glazed windows, heated chrome towel rail, and eight ceiling downlighters.

Outside -

Deep Front Garden - Having sweeping driveway affording ample car standing space and leading to the garage, with lawn, and shrub and flower borders.

Large Attached Double Garage - 7.72m x 5.46m (25'4" x 17'11") - Of brick construction, being larger-than-average, and having remote-controlled up-and-over door the front, electric power and light, personnel door to the rear, and wall-mounted Baxi gas central heating boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating.

Extensive Rear Garden - Mature and delightful approximate south-facing rear garden, screened by mature trees affording excellent privacy, and having large paved patio area, large lawn, and mature shrub and flower borders.

Additional Information -

Tenure - The property is freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Council Tax - From enquiries of the VOA Website, we understand that the property falls within council tax band F, with Derby City Council. However, we would recommend any prospective purchasers make their own enquiries with the local authority.

Do You Need A Survey? - If you are not buying one of our properties, but need a survey or valuation, please contact our offices for further information and advice on 01332 296396. We offer a range of surveys and valuations to cover all house types.

Ref: R12641 -

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