3 bedroom detached house for sale

Darwin Road, Mickleover, Derby

Offers in Region of £225,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Bay-Windowed Detached
  • Modern Kitchen
  • Sought-After Location
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Close to Amenities
  • Modern Bathroom
  • Much Improved
  • Car Port & Garage
  • GCH & UPVC Double Glazing
  • Gardens

Full description

EARLY INTERNAL INSPECTION IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED ON THIS APPEALING, BAY-WINDOWED THREE-BEDROOMED, DETACHED RESIDENCE enjoying a sought-after and well-established residential location in the popular suburb of Mickleover, well served by local amenities. The property has been the subject of an extensive scheme of modernisation and refurbishment, and the well-proportioned interior has the benefit of gas central heating and UPVC double glazing, and briefly comprises:-

GROUND FLOOR, open Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall, through-Lounge Dining Room with feature fire surround and patio doors, and Kitchen with modern fitments. FIRST FLOOR, landing affording access to Three Bedrooms, and modern Shower Room. OUTSIDE, front garden with driveway, attached Car Port with drive-through to detached Single Garage, and rear garden enclosed for privacy.

The Property - A traditional bay-windowed, detached residence which in recent years has seen a comprehensive scheme of modernisation and refurbishment to include refitting of the kitchen, replacement of the bathroom with a modern shower room, new concrete sectional garage to the rear, part-UPVC double glazed replacement windows and patio doors, cavity wall insulation, additional roof insulation, and a new fireplace, to name but a few. As a result, early internal inspection is highly recommended. The property also has the benefit of gas central heating, and is approached via the arched open entrance porch to the entrance hall, with generous through-lounge dining room with bay window, feature fire surround, and patio doors to the rear, together with modern fitted kitchen. To the first floor a landing affords access to three bedrooms, and modern shower room. Outside, the property benefits from front garden, driveway to the attached car port with drive-through facility to the single garage, and enclosed rear garden.

Location - The property enjoys a well-established and sought-after residential location in the popular suburb of Mickleover, literally within minutes walking distance of an excellent and regular bus service to city centre via the Derby Royal Hospital. The property is also within easy walking distance of Mickleover's highly regarded local amenities, together with schooling to include Murray Park Secondary School and and local primary schools. Mickleover is also strategically located within minutes driving distance of the A38 and A50 for commuting further afield.

Directions - When leaving Derby city by vehicle proceed south-west on the Uttoxeter Road towards Mickleover, and after the Derby Royal Hospital traffic island continue on the Uttoxeter Road before taking the second right at the traffic lights into Weston Road, second right into Brisbane Road, and third left into Darwin Road to find the property on the right-hand side.

Viewings - Strictly by prior appointment with the Sole Agents, Gadsby Nichols. REF: R12624

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

Ground Floor -

Arched Open Entrance Porch - Having front entrance door and UPVC double glazed side panels, opening to the:-

Entrance Hall - Having tiled floor, central heating radiator, telephone point, and stairs to the first floor with understairs store having fitted shelving and light.

Through-Lounge Dining Room - 7.77m x 3.63m max (25'6" x 11'11" max) - These measurements are 'maximum into bay'.
Having UPVC part-leaded light double glazed bay window to the front, feature fire surround with coal-effect fire, two central heating radiators, TV point, and two UPVC multi-pane double glazed sliding patio doors to the rear garden.



Kitchen - 2.74m x 2.21m (9'0" x 7'3") - Having modern white fitments comprising one corner base unit, one double base unit, two single base units, drawers, two double wall units, two single wall unit, stainless steel canopy incorporating extractor hood and light, one-and-a-half bowl stainless steel sink unit with single drainer, tiled floor, plumbing for automatic washing machine, UPVC double glazed window to the rear, four ceiling downlighters, and UPVC double glazed door to the side.

First Floor -

Landing - Having UPVC double glazed window, and boiler/airing cupboard housing the Viesmann gas central heating boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating.

Front Bedroom One - 4.22m x 3.28m max (13'10" x 10'9" max) - These measurements are 'maximum into bay, and plus door recess'.
Having UPVC double glazed bay window to the front, laminate flooring, and central heating radiator.

Rear Bedroom Two - 3.56m x 3.30m (11'8" x 10'10") - Having UPVC double glazed window, central heating radiator, and laminate flooring.

Front Bedroom Three - 2.74m x 2.31m max (9'0" x 7'7" max) - Having new built-in double wardrobe, UPVC double glazed window, central heating radiator, and laminate flooring.

Shower Room - Having modern white suite of 'floating' low-level WC with concealed cistern, wash hand basin in vanity unit with cupboards and drawers under, and corner quadrant shower cubicle with shower unit, part-tiled walls, tiled floor, central heating radiator, heated towel rail, UPVC double glazed window, and four ceiling downlighters.

Outside -

Front Garden - Having car standing space, and driveway to the:-

Attached Car Port - 6.71m x 2.31m (22'0" x 7'7") - Having external power points and light, double gates to the front, and drive-through to the:-

Detached Single Garage - 4.90m x 2.44m (16'1" x 8'0") - Recently built of concrete-sectional constructed, having up-and-over door the front, and electric power and light.

Rear Garden - Enclosed by fencing for privacy, and having shaped lawn, and flower and shrub 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 C, 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.

Financial Services - Based on Iron Gate within close proximity to our Offices, Orridge & Dunn are independent mortgage advisers, who can find the most appropriate mortgage for your individual circumstances. Offering a free, no obligation, initial meeting to discuss your requirements, along with a highly competitive charging structure, Orridge & Dunn provide a friendly, unbiased and professional service, making them our chosen partner for independent mortgage advice. As well as appropriate buildings and contents insurance, Orridge & Dunn are able to arrange life, critical illness and income insurance from across the whole market, as required.

Ref: R12624 -


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24 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Peartree (2.8 mi)
  • Derby (3.0 mi)
  • Willington (4.3 mi)
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Gadsby Nichols, Derby

21 Iron Gate Derby DE1 3GP

01332 448047 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Peartree (2.8 mi)
  • Derby (3.0 mi)
  • Willington (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Gadsby Nichols, Derby

21 Iron Gate Derby DE1 3GP

01332 448047 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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