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Sydnope Hall, Two Dales, Matlock, Derbyshire

Sold STC £365,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Gas fired central heating
  • Much original character and charm throughout
  • Communal entrance hallway servicing No.7 and No.8 with French doors leading to extensive communal gardens
  • Ground Floor
  • Reception hallway
  • Spacious dining room
  • Formal sitting room with full length sash window overlooking communal gardens and surrounding countryside
  • Large fitted dining kitchen with granite preparation surfaces
  • Study / bedroom four with en-suite
  • First Floor

Full description

Exceptionally well proportioned character three / four bedroomed residence situated within this Grade II Listed Hall formerly in the Darwin family which is complemented by stunning gardens and grounds.

General Informaiton -

Set within a beautiful rural position, this spacious and characterful three / four bedroomed duplex apartment forms part of this magnificent Grade II Listed Hall formerly in the Darwin family which is complemented by stunning gardens and grounds reputedly designed by Joseph Paxton.

The property is sold with the benefit of no upward chain, gas fired central heating and internally briefly comprises of a communal entrance hallway which services only No.7 and No.8, benefitting from storage cupboards and having French doors overlooking the communal gardens with views towards surrounding countryside.

The apartment itself benefits from a spacious reception hallway with storage cupboard having staircase leading off to the first floor. To the ground floor is a spacious dining room, formal sitting room with full length sash window overlooking the formal gardens and having views, large fitted dining kitchen with granite preparation surfaces and a study / bedroom four with en-suite shower room. To the first floor is a master bedroom with fitted wardrobes and well appointed en-suite, two further well proportioned bedrooms and a bathroom.

Outside there is parking, garage and undoubtedly a feature are the extensive formal lawned gardens with southerly aspect and woodland area with walkways.

Location -

The property occupies a premier location within Derbyshire having access to the Peak District National Park, attractions such as Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. The towns of Bakewell and Matlock offer an excellent range of local amenities, leisure facilities and schooling. The property is well located for commuting to Chesterfield, Sheffield, Nottingham and Derby. Railway Station with Mainline connection can be found at Chesterfield and Alfreton.

Accommodation -

Large panelled wooden entrance door provides access to:

Spacious Communal Entrance Hallway - 5.62m x 4.58m (18'5" x 15'0") - Note the hallway provides access to No. 7 and No. 8 Sydnope hall. Quarry tiled floor covering. Lighting. Electric storage heater. Staircase leading to No.8. French doors providing access to the communal garden enjoying views. A panelled door provides access to an electricity meter cupboard. Two further panelled doors provide access to two storage cupboards used by No.7 and No.8 respectively.

Apartment panelled wooden entrance door provides access to:

Reception Hallway - 4.58m x 2.73m (15'0" x 8'11") - Note the measurements include the staircase off to first floor having handrail, balusters and newel post and in turn featuring a useful under stairs cloaks cupboard. Quarry tiled floor covering. Central heating radiator. Intercom access. Secondary glazed sash window to side. A panelled door leading to a study / bedroom four and a second panelled and leaded stained glazed door leads into the spacious dining room.

Study / Bedroom Four - 4.55m x 3.63m (14'11" x 11'11") - Note the measurements include the en-suite. Built-in wardrobes with hanging rails and shelves. Quarry tiled floor covering. Central heating radiator. Sash window to side with secondary glazing. Panelled door provides access to:

En-Suite - Being part tiled and having a suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and tiled shower cubicle with Mira shower over. Electric extractor fan. Central heating radiator.

Spacious Dining Room - 5.82m x 3.14m (19'1" x 10'4") - Having two central heating radiators. Moulded cornice. Spot lights. Telephone jack point. Two wooden panelled doors provide access to the sitting room and dining kitchen respectively.

Formal Sitting Room - 6.24m x 5.15m (20'6" x 16'11") - Enjoying an attractive stone fireplace with marble hearth and back incorporating a fitted real flame gas fire. Two central heating radiators. Moulded cornice and ceiling rose. Dado rail. Small recess with fitted cupboard and book shelves. Telephone jack point. TV aerial connection. Large length sash window to rear with matching side windows enjoying a southerly aspect across the communal gardens and adjoining countryside which must be seen to be fully appreciated.

Large Fitted Dining Kitchen - 5.76m x 4.55m (18'11" x 14'11") - Having an extensive range of granite preparation surfaces with an inset one and a half stainless steel Franke sink with mixer tap over, tiled splashback surround and having an extensive range of panelled base drawers and cupboards beneath. Complementary wall mounted cupboards over with shelving, glazed cabinets, wine rack and under lighting. In turn there is a granite breakfast bar. Complementary built-in utility cupboard. Inset AEG electric four ring hob with stainless steel fronted dual electric fan assisted oven / grill beneath. A further range of integrated Whirlpool dishwasher and two integrated appliance spaces suitable for an automatic washing machine and a tumble dryer. Furthermore there is an appliance space suitable for a large fridge / freezer. Integrated floor mounted Ideal gas fired boiler which provides domestic hot water and services the central heating system. Central heating radiator. Tiled floor covering. Spot lights. Two sash windows with working panelled wooden shutters.

First Floor -

Semi-Galleried Landing - Having a continuation of the hand rail, balusters and newel post. Central heating radiator. Built-in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder and immersion heater and slatted shelves above. Trap door access to roof space. Fitted book shelves. Sealed unit double glazed Velux roof light window. Four panelled doors provide access to bedroom one, bedroom two, bedroom three and bathroom respectively.

Bedroom One - 4.56m x 3.61m (15'0" x 11'10") - Having central heating radiator. A range of built-in wardrobes with extensive hanging rails and shelves. Telephone jack point. Trap door access to roof space. Sash window to front with working panelled shutters. Further sash window to side incorporating secondary glazing. Panelled door provides access to:

Well Appointed En-Suite - 2.04m x 1.60m (6'8" x 5'3") - Being part tiled and having a white suite comprising vanity wash hand basin with chromed mixer tap, low level WC and large shower cubicle with Mira chromed shower over. Central heating radiator. Ceramic tiled floor covering. Recess spot lights. Electric extractor fan. Secondary glazed sash window to side.

Bedroom Two - 3.56m x 3.18m (11'8" x 10'5") - Having central heating radiator. Built-in bedroom furniture comprising of wardrobe, cupboard with shelving and useful storage cupboard above. Secondary glazed sash window to side overlooking the communal gardens and driveway. Secondary glazed window to rear enjoying a southerly view over the communal gardens and adjoining countryside.

Bedroom Three - 4.55m x 2.71m (14'11" x 8'11") - Note the latter measurement being taken to the recess adjacent to the chimney breast incorporating fitted book shelves and a fitted wardrobe with hanging rail and shelves. Central heating radiator. Sash window to front with fitted panelled working shutters.

Bathroom - 2.04m x 1.91m (6'8" x 6'3") - Being fully tiled and having a white suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and bath with glass shower screen and Mira shower above. Built-in storage chest style cupboard. Central heating radiator. Electric extractor fan. Recessed spot lights. Ceramic tiled floor covering.

Outside -

Sydnope Hall is set within magnificent communal garden and grounds which extend to several acres which are reputedly designed and set out by Joseph Paxton who was the Head Gardener at Chatsworth House. The garden is encompassed within the Grade II listing with formal lawns, box hedging, beautiful specimen trees, rock gardens, ponds and water features. Gravelled pathways weave throughout the garden giving access to secluded seating areas. There is a pond with a gravity fed fountain, the gardens themselves taking full advantage of the stunning views across the surrounding countryside. Residents of Sydnope are also granted access to a beautiful private forest covering some 40 acres with paths, stream and waterfalls.

Ground Rent - £10 per annum Service Charge/Maintenance Rent £300 per month.

Note - The gardens are serviced within the maintenance agreement which also encompasses building insurance, water rates, external painting and window cleaning.

Directional Note -

The approach from our Matlock office is to proceed north along the A6, passing the Sainsbury's superstore and thereafter upon reaching the roundabout junction bear left as signposted for Bakewell onto the A6. Continue along this road passing The Premier Inn and The Arc Leisure Centre and continuing past The Whitworth Hospital. Upon reaching Darley Dale turn right into Chesterfield Road (B5057), continue along this road passing through Two Dales and continue to climb Sydnope Hill for approximately half a mile where the driveway to Sydnope Hall will be located on the right hand side.

Viewing -

Strictly by appointment through Scargill Mann & Co - Matlock Office 01629 584591 (AT 16.09.2016)

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