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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Mansfield Road, Selston

Sold STC £285,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Cottage
  • Early 18th Century
  • Later Extended Additions
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Beautifully Maintained Landscaped Gardens
  • Gas Central Heating & UPVC Double Glazing
  • Good Sized Plot 0.22 of an Acre
  • Large Sweeping Driveway
  • Large Detached Tandem Garage/Workshop

Full description


A detached character cottage dating back to the early 18th Century with later extended additions, occupying a beautifully maintained landscaped plot extending to circa 0.22 of an acre. The property constructed from stone and brick elevations was originally a thatched cottage and was part of the Felley Priory Estate.

The house stands well back from Mansfield Road and the internal living accommodation comprises a lounge, dining room, sitting room, kitchen, utility room and ground floor bathroom. The first floor has three bedrooms with fitted wardrobes/storage cupboards. There is an alarm system, UPVC double glazed windows and gas central heating with a modern Worcester combination boiler installed 2012.

The property is approached via a large sweeping gravel driveway with turning area leading to a large detached brick and tile tandem garage equipped with power and light, and a remote controlled up and over door. The gardens are well maintained throughout with established hedgerow boundaries and includes the original bell shaped well in the front garden. The gardens are principally laid to lawn with a paved patio, variety of colourful plants, mature shrubs and a selection of trees. The rear garden benefits from a good degree of privacy and backs on to the grounds of Selston High School. The property is conveniently located close to excellent amenities and the M1.


Kitchen - 3.78m x 3.25m (12'5" x 10'8") - A double aspect kitchen, having wall cupboards, base units and drawers with tiled working surfaces over, inset sink with drainer and mixer tap. Integrated oven, four ring gas hob with extractor hood over, side display shelving, breakfas bar, tiled floor and double glazed windows to the front and rear elevation.

Dining Room - 4.06m x 2.69m (13'4" x 8'10") - A double aspect reception room with radiator, double glazed windowpane to the side elevation and double glazed window to the front elevation.

Lounge - 4.83m x 3.78m (15'10" x 12'5") - Having a central feature fireplace incorporating a log burner with quarry tiled hearth, brick surround and white American oak mantle. There is a bespoke white American oak television stand with cupboards beneath housing the electricity meter, fuse box and gas meter. There are three wall light points, two radiators, two double glazed windows to the front elevation and a ledge and brace door providing access to the staircase to the first floor landing.

Lobby - With ceiling light point and connecting ledge and brace door through to the:

Bathroom - 2.54m x 1.78m (8'4" x 5'10") - (Plus 3'3" x 3'0"). Having a four piece suite with brass taps comprising a tiled inset bath, separate walk-in shower enclosure, pedestal wash hand basin, low flush WC, tiled floor, fully tiled walls, double panel radiator and obscure double glazed window to the rear elevation.

Utility Room - 2.39m x 2.13m (7'10" x 7'0") - Having wall cupboards and base units with rolled edge working surfaces over, inset stainless steel sink with drainer, tiled splashbacks, wall mounted Worcester combination central heating boiler, space for a fridge/freezer, plumbing for a washing machine, tiled floor, fluorescent light point, smoke alarm and double glazed window to the rear elevation.

Sitting Room - 4.19m x 2.64m max (13'9" x 8'8" max) - With radiator, two wall light points and double glazed sliding patio door leading out on to the rear garden.

First Floor Landing - With ceiling light point, single power point and double glazed windowpane to the front elevation.

Bedroom 1 - 3.89m x 3.84m (12'9" x 12'7") - The main double bedroom, having an ample range of fitted wardrobes, plus further ample storage cupboards, a large dressing table and eight drawers, radiator, loft hatch, double glazed windowpane to the front elevation and double glazed window to the front elevation.

Bedroom 2 - 3.99m x 3.56m (13'1" x 11'8") - Having fitted wardrobes with sliding doors, book shelves, radiator, double glazed window to the front elevation and connecting door through to bedroom three.

Bedroom 3 - 4.06m x 2.69m (13'4" x 8'10") - Having a fitted wardrobe with storage cupboard over, radiator and double glazed window to the front elevation.

Outside - The property occupies a beautifully maintained and large landscaped plot extending to circa 0.22 of an acre within easy access of excellent amenities and schooling. The property backs on to the grounds of Selston High School and stands well back from the road approached via a large sweeping gravel driveway with turning area leading up to the property and large detached tandem garage/workshop beyond. The front garden features the original bell shaped well and is laid to lawn with flowerbeds and established hedgerow boundaries. The rear garden has ample patio areas, central lawn, a variety of mature shrubs and plants, and offers a good degree of privacy with enclosed hedgerow boundaries and a selection of trees.

Detached Tandem Garage/Workshop - 11.28m x 3.28m (37'0" x 10'9") - A large detached garage built from brick elevations beneath a pitched tiled roof, equipped with power and light. There is a workshop area, fitted shelving, two fluorescent light points, two windows to the side elevation, side entrance door and a remote controlled electric up and over door.

Viewing Details - Strictly by appointment with the selling agents. For out of office hours please call Alistair Smith, Director at Richard Watkinson and Partners on 07817 283 521.

Tenure Details - The property is freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

Services Details - All mains services are connected.

Mortgage Advice - Mortgage advice is available through our independent mortgage advisor. Please contact the selling agent for further information. Your home is at risk if you do not keep up with repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it.

Fixtures & Fittings - Any fixtures and fittings not mentioned in these details are excluded from the sale price. No services or appliances which may have been included in these details have been tested and therefore cannot be guaranteed to be in good working order.

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29 June 2015


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