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4 bedroom house for sale

Riber Road, Starkholmes, MATLOCK, Derbyshire, DE4 5JB

£395,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Delightfully spacious, well presented detached family home
  • Commanding views over the surrounding open countryside
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Study/5th bedroom
  • TWO reception rooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Spacious dining kitchen with utility room off
  • Generous gardens & off road parking
  • Potential to create a double garage (subject to pp)
  • *NO UPWARD CHAIN* SENSIBLE OFFERS INVITED

Full description

A delightfully spacious, well presented detached family home, parts of which are believed to date back to 1762, with some Victorian and 1920s features. Occupying an elevated position with commanding views over the surrounding open countryside, conveniently located on the outskirts of the town of Matlock. The accommodation offers 4/5 bedrooms, family bathroom, two reception rooms, study/bedroom five and spacious dining kitchen with utility room off. There are generous gardens, taking advantage of the superb views and off road parking. Matlock is a picturesque spa town in the heart of Derbyshire close to the Peak District National Park, surrounded by beautiful open countryside. The town has a wealth of historic buildings as well as excellent local amenities and good primary and secondary schools. At the centre of the town is Hall Leys Park with sports facilities, children's play area, formal gardens and a riverside walk. Situated on the A6 trunk road, there is easy access to Manchester, Derby and Nottingham and the nearby towns of Chesterfield, Wirksworth and Bakewell.

Entering the property via a half-glazed panelled entrance door, which opens to:

ENTRANCE PORCH 4'7" x 3'11" (1.40 m x 1.19 m)

Having dual aspect double glazed windows, quarry tiles to the floor, and a panelled entrance door, opening to:

RECEPTION ROOM ONE 16'3" x 12'8" (4.95 m x 3.86 m) measured into the bay

Having a front aspect double glazed hard-wood bay window, with superb, far-reaching views over the open countryside and Matlock Bath. The room has pine panelling to dado height, 1920s style wall panelling and fitted delft rack. There is a fine feature fireplace with a polished oak surround and tiled insert and hearth, housing a multi-fuel stove. The room has a television aerial point, central heating radiator and a pine batten door with thumb latch, opening to:

RECEPTION ROOM TWO 16'2" x 12'5" (4.93 m x 3.78 m) measured into the bay

With a front aspect double glazed hard-wood bay window, and further front aspect casement window, having similar views to reception room one. There is a further side aspect window with views over Matlock town to the wooded hills that surround the area. The room, again, has art deco style panelling, fitted picture rail, and a feature fireplace with a period surround and tiled insert and hearth, housing a living flame gas fire. The room has a television aerial point, central heating radiator, and wall and centre light points. This room would make an ideal formal dining room, family room etc.

A half glazed panel door with thumb latch opens to:

INNER HALLWAY 13'9" x 4'4" and 10'1" x 5'11" (4.19 m x 1.32 m and 3.07 m x 1.8 m)

An 'L-shaped' hallway, having a staircase rising to the first floor accommodation, pine panelling to dado height and a fine Victorian style encaustic tiled tracery floor laid in a geometric pattern. The hallway has built-in open display cupboards, art deco style panelling to the walls and ceiling, and a half glazed panelled door, leading to:

DINING KITCHEN 14'7" x 12'0" (4.44 m x 3.66 m)

Having dual aspect casement windows, and a half glazed stable-style entrance door, opening on to an enclosed side yard; the windows have fine far reaching views over the town and surrounding open countryside. The room has ceramic tiles to the floor and a good range of kitchen units in a light oak finish, with cupboards and drawers beneath a tiled work surface, with a tiled splash back. There are wall-mounted storage cupboards and glass fronted display cabinets. Set within the work surface is 1 bowl sink with mixer tap. Fitted within the kitchen is a Hotpoint Ultima freestanding electric cooker, with a 4 ring ceramic hob, double oven and grill over which is an extractor canopy. Beneath the work surface, there is space and connection for a dishwasher. The room has a central heating radiator and ample space for a family dining table. There is a fitted window seat and telephone point. Set within the chimney piece is a Baxi gas fired boiler which provides hot water and central heating to the property. A batten door opens to a PANTRY 6'6" x 5'8" (1.98 m x 1.73 m) with a side aspect double glazed window, fitted shelving, quarry tiled floor, and original stone thralls.

From the kitchen, a further door leads to:

UTILITY ROOM 7'11" x 7'0" (2.41 m x 2.13 m)

Having a half glazed entrance door opening onto a courtyard where a stepped pathway gives access to Riber Road. The room has ceramic tiles to the floor following through from the kitchen, range of wall-mounted storage cupboards, and a work surface, beneath which there is space and connection for an automatic washing machine and space for further white goods. Fitted within the room is a stainless sink with storage cupboards below.

From the reception hallway, a batten entrance door opens to a useful under stairs cloak cupboard with a side aspect window, coat hanging space, and a panelled door opening to a STORE 7'0" x 4'1" (2.13 m x 2.44 m) having fitted shelving, a rear aspect window, and a stone thrall.

From the reception hallway, an arched opening leads to an inner lobby, where doors open to:

STUDY/ BEDROOM FIVE 9'6" x 7'0" (2.9 m x 2.13 m)

With double glazed windows overlooking Riber Road and the surrounding properties to the wooded hills beyond. The room has exposed beams to the ceiling, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, wall lamp points, and a built-in storage cupboard with hanging rails and fitted shelving. This room would make an ideal work from home space, hobby room, ground floor bedroom etc.

GROUND FLOOR LAVATORY 4'7" x 3'2" (1.40 m x 0.97 m)

Being partially tiled and having a quarry tiled floor, side aspect window with obscured glass, and suite with close-coupled W.C. and wall mounted wash hand basin.

From the hallway, a staircase with turned pitch pine spindles and newels rises via a half-landing to:

FIRST FLOOR GALLERY LANDING 11'0" x 6'0" and 10'9" x 3'7" (3.35 m x 1.83 m and 3.28 m x 1.09 m)

A 'T-shaped' landing having exposed beams to the ceiling and 1920s style panelling to the walls. On the turn of the stairs is a side aspect double glazed window, taking advantage of the commanding, far reaching views. There is a central heating radiator. A batten door with thumb latch opens to:

BEDROOM ONE 12'10" x 10'5" (3.91 m x 3.17 m)

The front aspect double glazed casement windows with superb views over the Derwent Valley and Matlock Bath, taking in the Heights of Abraham and the open countryside beyond. The room has a central heating radiator and alcove with fitted display shelves.

BEDROOM TWO 12'10" x 12'9" (3.91 m x 3.89 m) maximum measurements

Again with front aspect hard wood double glazed casement windows having similar views to bedroom one. The room has a central heating radiator.

From the landing, steps rise to a batten door with thumb latch, which opens to an inner landing 7'8" x 6'2" (2.33 m x 1.88 m), where doors open to:

BEDROOM THREE 15'2" x 13'2" (4.62 m x 4.01 m)

With dual aspect double glazed windows; the side window with views over the surrounding properties to the town of Matlock and the open countryside beyond. The room has a central heating radiator, electric panel radiator and a Victorian style bedroom fireplace.

FAMILY BATHROOM 11'5" x 9'2" (3.48 m x 2.79 m) maximum measurements

Having a side aspect window with obscured glass. Suite with bath, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled W.C. There is a quadrant shower cubicle with power shower. Fitted within the bathroom is an airing cupboard having slatted linen storage shelving and housing the hot water cylinder which is fitted with dual immersion heaters. The room has a central heating radiator and a loft access hatch.

From the half landing a batten door with thumb latch opens to:

BEDROOM FOUR 7'6" x 6'8" (2.28 m x 2.03 m)

With double glazed windows enjoying the fine far reaching views, central heating radiator and a borrowed light window to the inner landing. The room has exposed beams to the ceiling.

OUTSIDE

Lying to the front of the property is a good size area of garden with lawns and borders well stocked with a good variety of ornamental shrubs and flowering plants. There is a gravelled, hard standing providing an off road parking space. Lying to the side of the property is a further good size area of garden, taking advantage of the delightful views, being mainly laid to lawn, interspersed with mature ornamental trees. A gravelled pathway leads through a brick archway to the side of the property to a delightful rear yard where an access door opens to the dining kitchen.

SERVICES AND GENERAL INFORMATION

All mains services are connected to the property.

There is potential to create a double garage with under store subject to planning consent, plans have previously been passed but have now lapsed. (Plans available in our office if required)

DIRECTIONS

Disclaimer

All measurements in these details are approximate. None of the fixed appliances or services have been tested and no warranty can be given to their condition. The deeds have not been inspected by the writers of these details. These particulars are produced in good faith with the approval of the vendor but they should not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact and they do not constitute any part of an offer or contract.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 May 2015

Nearest stations

  • Matlock Bath (0.5 mi)
  • Matlock (0.9 mi)
  • Cromford (0.9 mi)
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27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

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01629 358006 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Matlock Bath (0.5 mi)
  • Matlock (0.9 mi)
  • Cromford (0.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sally Botham Estates, Matlock

27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

01629 358006 Local call rate

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