4 bedroom detached house for saleThe Green, Findern, Derby
- Substantial period detached property
- Generous plot of over 1/4 of an acre (0.285)
- Delightful position within a sought after village
- Character features including exposed beams
- John Port School catchment area
- Close to Mercia Marina and excellent access to road networks
- Gas central heating
- UPVC double glazing
- Single integral garage and car port
- Four bedrooms
GLEBE HOUSE - A true rarity on the market is this substantial and most attractive four bedroom period property standing within a generous plot of over 1/4 of an acre. Glebe House stands in this most attractive position within this highly desirable village location and the existing property also offers exciting potential for improvement and redevelopment subject to planning.
General Information -
A true rarity on the market is this substantial and most attractive, double fronted four bedroom period property standing within a generous plot of over 1/4 of an acre (0.285 acres). There is also outline planning consent passed for an additional four bedroom detached dwelling within the plot (Planning reference MAAD-16-04).
The property offers exciting potential for improvement or extensions (subject to planning permission). The sale offers spacious and well proportioned living accommodation benefitting from gas central heating, UPVC double glazing and many original features.
An internal inspection will reveal, in brief, entrance porch, entrance hall, lounge, sitting room, dining room, spacious dining kitchen, pantry and utility room/shower room with separate w.c. The first floor landing leads to four bedrooms and a bathroom.
Outside, the property benefits from a well stocked foregarden with extensive off road car parking and feature pond. The rear garden offers extensive lawns.
The village of Findern, famous for its mention in the Domesday Book for being held by Burton Abbey as an outlier of Mickleover. Sir Geoffrey de Fynderne, the principal land owner throughout history, left the village to join the Crusades and brought back the 'Findern Flower, which now, in the UK, only grows in the village and has become the local emblem.
Prior to the development of transport, the village was self-supporting and it was here, in 1740, that Jedediah Strutt came as an apprentice wheelwright. Later he went on to set up the mills and their communities at Belper and Milford, which now form an integral part of the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site.
Findern amenities include primary school, village green, shop, hairdressers, pleasant walks in surrounding countryside and easy access to the impressive new Mercia Marina located on the outskirts of neighbouring Willington. Findern is well known for being in the catchment area for the noted John Port School located in the village of Etwall. It is well located for ease of access to the A38, A50 leading to the M1 motorway.
On The Ground Floor -
Entrance Porch - 5'10" x 5'7" (1.78m x 1.70m) - Solid wood latch door, UPVC double glazed leaded windows and solid wood framed door providing access to:
Entrance Hall - Wood effect flooring, wide staircase leading to the first floor, beams to ceiling and internal, solid wood latch doors.
Lounge - 14'7" x 13'10" into recess to 12'3" (4.45m x 4.22m - Feature fireplace with open fire, stone surrounds and tiled hearth, book shelving built into the chimney recess, wood panelling to the chimney breast wall, four wall light points, exposed beam, wooden picture rail, two central heating radiators and UPVC double glazed leaded window to the front elevation.
Sitting Room - 16'5" into recess x 14'9" (5.00m into recess x 4.5 - Feature stone fireplace with quarry tiled hearth, exposed beam to ceiling, solid wood Parquet flooring, two central heating radiators, four wall light points, understairs storage cupboard with brick tiled floor and hanging rail and UPVC leaded double glazed window to the front elevation.
Dining Room - 13'10" x 12'6" (4.22m x 3.81m) - Dark oak wood flooring, built-in storage cupboard, central heating radiator, two UPVC leaded double glazed windows to the side elevation, exposed beam to ceiling, obscure glazed door to the kitchen and latch door to:
Large Pantry - 13'8" x 5'8" reducing to 4'7" (4.17m x 1.73m reduc - Built-in shelving, stone thrawl and UPVC obscure double glazed window to the rear elevation.
Dining Kitchen - 17'6" x 13'11" (5.33m x 4.24m) - Fitted with a range of base and drawer units with roll edge laminated work surfaces over, complementary wall mounted cupboards, stainless steel sink drainer unit with mixer tap and tiled splashbacks, integrated Baumatic electric double oven/grill and halogen hob with extractor canopy over, built-in breakfast bar, laminated tiled floor, central heating radiator, UPVC leaded double glazed window to the side elevation, timber framed stable door to the side elevation and further internal door to:
Utility Room/Shower Room - 17'6" reducing to 10'1" x 6'3" (5.33m reducing to - Shower area with Mira electric shower and partial tiling to the walls, tiled floor, plumbing for an automatic washing machine, UPVC obscure double glazed window to the side elevation, loft access, wall mounted Dimplex fan heater and door giving access to:
Separate W.C - Fitted with a two piece white suite comprising; low level w.c and wash hand basin, tiled floor and UPVC obscure glazed window to the side elevation.
To The First Floor -
Bedroom One - 14'7" x 14'1" (4.45m x 4.29m) - Three timber framed double built-in wardrobes with cupboards above, telephone point, central heating radiator and UPVC leaded double glazed window to the front elevation.
Bedroom Two - 14'9" x 11'10" into recess (4.50m x 3.61m into rec - Built-in storage cupboards and wardrobes, central heating radiator and UPVC double glazed leaded window to the front elevation.
Bedroom Three - 13'7" x 12'6" (4.14m x 3.81m) - Central heating radiator, pedestal wash hand basin and UPVC leaded double glazed windows to the side and rear elevations.
Bedroom Four - 11'4" x 9'1" (3.45m x 2.77m) - Central heating radiator, exposed wall timbers and UPVC leaded double glazed window to the front elevation.
Bathroom - 10'4" maximum to 7'5" x 6'7" (3.15m maximum to 2.2 - Fitted with a coloured three piece suite comprising; pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c and panelled bath with Victorian style shower attachment, partial tiling to the walls, central heating radiator with chrome heated towel rail, airing cupboard housing a Worcester central heating boiler and UPVC obscure double glazed window to the side elevation.
Outside & Gardens -
The property stands on a most generous plot with a well stocked foregarden offering crazy-paving, plants, trees, shrubs and feature pond. It is accessed via wide timber gates opening onto an extensive parking area providing substantial off road car parking for several vehicles.
To the side of the property there is side access into the kitchen, outside cold water tap and access to a:
Single Integral Garage - 17'9" x 8'8" (5.41m x 2.64m) - With up and over door, power and light. There is also ample roof space above the garage, car port and utility room which could be easily converted (subject to planning permissions) into further accommodation.
Spacious Open Car Port - 17'9" x 14' (5.41m x 4.27m) - With power and light and access to the gas meter.
To the rear of the property there is an extensive lawn with an array of plants trees and shrubs. The garden is enclosed by a fence panelled boundary.
Building Plot -
There is also outline planning consent passed for an additional four bedroom detached dwelling within the plot which measure 0.285 acres overall. Please see agent for further details.
Directional Note -
The approach from our Derby office is to proceed south along the A38 taking the first slip road as signposted for Findern. Take the second turning off the roundabout and proceed into Findern along Burton Road. The road becomes Doles Lane and proceed into the centre of the village taking a left hand turning into The Green. The property is then located on the right hand side as denoted by our 'For Sale' board.
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