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6 bedroom detached house for sale

The Common, Quarndon

Offers Over £1,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Individual Country Home
  • Highly Sought After Location
  • Indoor Leisure Facilities
  • Six Bedrooms
  • Six Reception Rooms
  • Five Bath/Shower Rooms
  • Breakfast Kitchen and Utility Room
  • Detached Garaging with Accommodation Over
  • Ecclesbourne School Catchment Area
  • EPC Band D

Full description

This elegant individual country home enjoys a superb location within the highly sought after village of Quarndon and noted Ecclesbourne School Catchment area. The home has undergone extensive modernisation by the current vendors to provide beautifully appointed accommodation with many period features throughout together with all the modern expectations. Approached via wrought iron electric remote controlled twin gates and set within a generous plot with formal gardens. The home has the advantage of gas fired central heating and sealed unit hardwood double glazing. The generous accommodation boasts superb indoor leisure facilities with heated swimming pool, gymnasium area and sauna. The accommodation comprises Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall with period staircase, beautiful Living Room, formal Dining room, Entertainment Room, Conservatory, Family Snug, Home Office, Guest Cloakroom with WC, fitted Breakfast Kitchen and Utility Room. On the first floor, galleried landing, Master Bedroom with En-Suite Bathroom, Bedroom 2 with En-Suite Shower Room, Bedroom 3 with En-Suite, Bedroom 4 with En-Suite Shower Room, Bedroom 5, Bedroom 6 and Family Bathroom. Double detached garage with accommodation over. All enjoying beautiful views across the grounds and open countryside. An early internal inspection is highly recommended to appreciate the size and quality on offer.

Ground Floor - The property can be entered via secure PVCu double glazed French doors to the front elevation leading into:

Entrance Porch - 2.62m x 2.24m (8'7" x 7'4") - Having a glazed ceiling, PVCu double glazed side panels to the front elevation, radiator and hardwood double glazed arched French doors leading through to:

Entrance Hall - This elegant Entrance Hall has many period features including detailed cornice to ceiling and matching ceiling rose, decorative archway with flute columns, fitted dado railing, double radiator, beautiful dog-leg staircase with hardwood balustrade and handrail leading to the first floor, deep skirting boards and hardwood doors leading through to:

Living Room - 8.26m x 4.55m (27'1" x 14'11" ) - This formal Living Room has been beautifully presented and retains many period features including cornice to ceiling and matching ceiling beading, two ceiling roses, fitted dado railing, decorative beading to walls and deep skirting boards. There is a feature fireplace incorporating a coal effect Living Flame gas fire set in an Adams style surround with marble insert and matching hearth, wall light points, two double radiators, television plug point, two hardwood double glazed sash windows to the front elevation with two further hardwood sealed unit double glazed sash windows to rear, both offering a beautiful outlook.

Formal Dining Room - 5.08m x 4.55m (16'8" x 14'11") - A well proportioned formal Dining Room having the advantage of a decorative feature fireplace with a period style surround and marble insert and hearth, period cornice to ceiling and matching ceiling rose, decorative beading to walls and fitted dado railing, deep skirting boards, double radiator, wall light point, telephone plug point, door leading through to Inner Lobby and two multi-panelled glazed doors leading through into the Conservatory.

Conservatory - 7.47m x 3.35m (24'6" x 11') - This superb Conservatory provides a fantastic reception area with beautiful views across the grounds and open countryside. Built from a PVCu double glazed construction with brick base and double glazed roof. There is a feature fireplace incorporating a coal effect electric fire set in a stone built surround with marble insert and hearth. Wood laminate flooring, two double radiators, wall light points, two hardwood sash windows to the side elevation with further sash window to the rear and PVCu double glazed French doors leading out to the front elevation.

Inner Hallway - Having period cornice to ceiling and recessed ceiling spotlights, fitted dado railing, deep skirting boards, radiator and hardwood doors leading through to:

Guest Cloakroom - Fitted with a quality two-piece suite comprising of a low level WC and vanity wash hand basin with base cupboard below, half height ceramic tiling to walls, ceramic tiled flooring, radiator, extractor fan and a hardwood double glazed obscured glass window to the rear elevation.

Entertainment Room - 7.37m x 4.90m (24'2" x 16'1") - This versatile reception room is currently used as an Entertainment Room with space for a pool/snooker table, cinema area and bar. There is period cornice to ceiling and matching ceiling rose, decorative beading to walls and deep skirting boards, two double radiators, wall light points, two hardwood sealed unit double glazed sash windows to the side elevation overlooking a beautifully maintained courtyard garden and hardwood double glazed French doors with matching top-light panel to the side aspect.

Inner Lobby - 2.24m x 0.89m (7'4" x 2'11") - Having a hardwood sealed unit double glazed sash window to the front elevation, recessed ceiling spotlight, hardwood door leading through to the Kitchen and door with half moon step leading to:

Family Snug - 4.83m x 4.22m (15'10" x 13'10") - This charming reception room is currently used as a Snug but suitable for a variety of alternative uses. There is a wall mounted electric feature fireplace, recessed ceiling spotlights, double radiator, television and telephone plug points, two hardwood sealed unit double glazed sash windows to the side aspect and a hardwood door leading through to:

Home ~Office - 4.19m x 3.61m (13'9" x 11'10") - This reception room provides a great space for modern family living and ideal for those working from home. There are recessed ceiling spotlights, double radiator, telephone plug point, hardwood sealed unit double glazed sash window to the side aspect and secondary staircase giving access to the first floor with turned balustrade and handrail, also offering fantastic potential to create separate living accommodation.

Fitted Kitchen - 6.68m x 3.51m (21'11" x 11'6") - This beautifully appointed Kitchen has been refitted with a stylish range of white gloss fronted units comprising of a range of base, eye-level and drawer cupboards with matching island unit, polished granite work surface incorporating a single bowl ceramic sink unit with mixer tap hose and single draining board, ceramic tiled splashback and under unit lighting. The quality appliances include a five ring Zanussi gas hob with stainless steel and glass extractor canopy over and granite tiled splashback. There is a bank of units with two built-in electric fan assisted ovens, integrated microwave oven and integrated coffee machine, space for an American style fridge freezer and built-in wine cooler. Polished granite breakfast bar with feature led strip lighting below, detailed cornice to ceiling, recessed ceiling spotlights, stylish radiator, deep skirting boards, television point, quality ceramic tiled flooring and a hardwood sealed unit double glazed window to the side elevation and hardwood door leading through to:

Rear Lobby - 2.46m x 1.80m (8'1" x 5'11") - The Rear Lobby has detailed cornice to ceiling and recessed ceiling spotlights, fitted dado railing and deep skirting boards, continued ceramic tiled flooring, hardwood sealed unit double glazed hardwood sash window to the rear aspect, door giving access to the pool and leisure facilities and door leading through to:

Utility Room - This useful Utility Room has a range of base, eye-level and drawer in-frame units with polished granite work surface over incorporating a single bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and ceramic tiled splashback. There is plumbing for an automatic washing machine and space for a tumble dryer, continued quality ceramic tiled flooring, radiator and a sealed unit double glazed hardwood sash window to the rear elevation.

Indoor Pool And Leisure Facilities - To access the indoor pool and leisure facilities there is a separate hallway with hardwood flooring.

Indoor Pool - 16.21m x 9.27m (53'2" x 30'5") - This impressive indoor pool house has a 20' x 40' heated tiled pool with stone paved surround providing a great space for seating and entertaining, exposed bricks to walls and wood panelled ceiling with inset ceiling spotlights. There are four sealed unit double glazed hardwood sash windows to the side aspect, three hardwood double glazed double doors with arched top-light panel over leading out into the gardens and open plan to:

Gym / Leisure Area - 3.00m x 4.19m (9'10" x 13'9") - This area provides a versatile space for a variety of alternative uses however provides the ideal layout for leisure facilities. There is a fitted sauna which is 7'5" x 4'10", full height wall mounted mirrors, recessed spotlights and gym rubber matting to the floor.

Plant / Shower Room - 2.95m x 3.33m (9'8" x 10'11") - A well appointed plant room fitted with a two-piece suite comprising of a double shower cubicle with a fitted shower over and curved glass screen, there is a separate WC with a wall mounted wash hand basin and low level WC with half height ceramic tiled splashback, ceramic tiled floor, wall mounted boiler and heating system for the pool.

First Floor -

Galleried Landing - The beautiful galleried landing has a detailed ceiling rose, decorative beading to walls, fitted dado railing and period archway which continues to the inner landing. There is a hardwood double glazed sash window to the front aspect with beautiful views across the grounds and Derbyshire countryside, access to the loft with pull down ladder and fitted lighting, radiator and hardwood doors leading through to:

Bedroom 2 - 6.10m maximum x 4.52m (20' maximum x 14'10") - This beautifully appointed second bedroom has the advantage of a fitted suite comprising of a range of wardrobes with ample hanging space and storage, part mirrored doors, matching bedside cabinets and drawer units, cornice to ceiling with matching ceiling rose, decorative beading to walls, fitted dado railing, double radiator, two hardwood sealed unit double glazed sash windows to the front aspect with beautiful countryside views, further window to the rear elevation and a hardwood door leading through to:

En Suite Shower Room - The En-suite Shower Room has been refitted with a quality three-piece suite comprising of a corner shower cubicle with a fitted shower over and separate hand attachment with glass screen, vanity wash hand basin with storage drawers below and low level WC with full height complementary marble effect tiled splashback, ceramic tiled flooring, recessed ceiling spotlights and heated towel rail.

Bedroom 3 - 4.52m x 3.51m (14'10" x 11'6") - A generous third bedroom with built-in wardrobes providing ample hanging space and storage, there is fitted dado railing and decorative beading to walls, television plug point, double radiator, two hardwood double glazed sash windows to the front elevation enjoying a beautiful outlook across the grounds and Derbyshire countryside and full height mirrored sliding doors with further hardwood door giving secondary access back to the inner landing.

En-Suite Shower Room - Fitted with a quality three-piece suite comprising of a recessed shower cubicle with fitted shower over and separate hand attachment with glass screen, vanity wash hand basin with base cupboard below and contemporary tap and low level WC with complementary ceramic tiled splashback, ceramic tiled flooring, heated towel rail, fitted extractor fan and feature led plinth lighting.

Inner Landing - This spacious Inner Landing has recessed ceiling spotlights, fitted dado railing, radiator, period style archway, window to the side aspect and hardwood doors leading through to:

Master Bedroom - 4.93m x 4.93m (16'2" x 16'2") - This spacious and beautifully appointed Master Suite has period cornice to ceiling with matching ceiling rose, decorative beading to walls and fitted dado railing. There is a range of fitted wardrobes providing ample hanging space and useful storage with matching bedside cabinets and drawer units, feature recessed ceiling spotlights, double radiator, two hardwood sealed unit double glazed sash windows to the rear aspect and a hardwood door leading through to:

En-Suite Bathroom - This stylish En-suite Bathroom has been fitted with a quality four-piece suite comprising of a double ended bath with contemporary waterfall style mixer tap, twin wash hand basins set into a vanity unit with drawer units below and a low level WC with full height complementary ceramic tiled walls and ceramic tiled flooring. Hardwood double doors leading to a built-in double wardrobe with hanging rail and fitted shelving and further matching single wardrobe, radiator, recessed ceiling spotlights and two hardwood sealed unit double glazed sash windows to the side elevation.

Bedroom 4 - 3.48m x 3.28m (11'5" x 10'9") - A further well proportioned bedroom having a fitted suite with two single wardrobes, drawer units and overhead storage cupboards, fitted dado railing, single radiator, a hardwood sealed unit double glazed sash window to the rear aspect, door to a built-in airing cupboard housing a wall mounted boiler and hot water cylinder and a further hardwood door leading through to:

En-Suite - Fitted with a quality three-piece suite comprising a corner shower with fitted shower over, body jets and steam room with built-in radio and massage jets, wall mounted vanity wash hand basin with drawer below and contemporary tap and a low level WC. Ceramic tiled walls, ceramic tiled flooring, recessed ceiling spotlights, radiator and a hardwood sealed unit double glazed obscure glass sash window to the side elevation.

Bedroom 5 - 3.89m x 2.62m (12'9" x 8'7" ) - Having the advantage of built-in wardrobes providing ample hanging space and useful storage, part vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, radiator and a sealed unit double glazed sash window to the side aspect. Please note there is a hardwood door giving secondary access to Bedroom 5 which provides fantastic scope to create independent living accommodation with access from the secondary staircase leading from the Home Office area.

Family Bathroom - Fitted with a quality three-piece suite comprising of a tile sided bath with mixer tap shower attachment over, vanity wash hand basin with cupboard below and a low level WC with complementary tiled splashback and ceramic tiled flooring, heated towel rail, exposed beam to ceiling and a hardwood double glazed sash window to the side aspect.

Bedroom 6 - 2.51m x 3.28m minimum (8'3" x 10'9" minimum) - Having a part vaulted ceiling with exposed wooden beams, radiator and a hardwood sealed unit double glazed sash window to the side elevation with beautiful views across open countryside.

Double Garage With Accommodation Over -

Double Garage - 6.50m x 5.94m plus under-stair storage area (21'4" - Having an electric remote controlled up and over double door, power and light laid on, window to the rear aspect and further personal door for separate access.

Accommodation Over - To the side of the Double Garage there is a further entrance door having wood effect ceramic tiled flooring, staircase to the first floor with turned balustrade and hardwood handrail leading to:

Landing - Spacious landing with telephone plug point, Velux double glazed window to the rear aspect, further window to the side elevation, door leading through to the boiler room housing a wall mounted boiler and providing fantastic storage space and door leading through to:

Reception Room - 4.14m x 4.37m (13'7" x 14'4") - This spacious well proportioned reception room is suitable for a variety of uses for either use as an annexe or alternatively those working from home. There is a double radiator, part vaulted ceiling with Velux window to the front aspect, wooden glazed stable door to the side elevation leading out onto a delightful balcony with wrought iron railing, timber decked flooring and beautiful panoramic views and doors leading through to:

Fitted Kitchen - 2.46m x 1.98m (8'1" x 6'6") - The Kitchen is fitted with a range of base and eye-level in-frame units with roll top work surface over incorporating a single bowl stainless steel sink unit with swan neck mixer tap and ceramic tiled splashback. There is an integrated refrigerator, breakfast bar, wood effect tiled flooring, sloping ceiling and a Velux window to the rear elevation.

Bathroom - Fitted with a quality three-piece suite comprising of a tile sided bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC with half height complementary tiled splashback and ceramic tiled flooring, sloping ceiling with Velux window to the rear elevation.

Outside - The property is approached via wrought iron electrically operated twin gates which open to a spacious gravelled driveway with island and water feature. The driveway provides ample off-road parking, turning and access to the garaging. Well maintained lawn gardens, fitted period style street lamp, outdoor lighting, bin store and low stone built border wall. Immediately to the front of the property there is a flagged patio and stone steps giving access to the front entrance door which continue to the side of the property.

Formal Gardens - To the front of the home there is a beautiful formal garden firstly having stone steps leading into a generous lawn area with shaped borders incorporating a variety of plants, shrubs and specimen trees. There is a detailed stone wall with further steps leading down to a secondary lawn garden with established borders and further mature trees. To the rear of the garden there is a further section with random paved pathway to a central stone rockery, there is a variety of plants, shrubs and a further range of specimen trees, all abutting open countryside with beautiful views across open fields.

To the side of the home there is a paved pathway continuing to the rear of the property and through beautifully maintained landscaped gardens with shaped box hedging and a variety of inset shrubs. To the right of the property there is a further stone paved pathway which leads to a courtyard area with outside tap and fitted security lighting. There are steps leading up towards the pool complex and a further generous garden which is principally laid to lawn with shaped borders incorporating a variety of plants, shrubs and specimen trees. There is a gravel pathway which leads to the rear of the garden with a further parking area and large timber twin gates providing a great area for off-road parking of motorhomes and caravans. All enjoying a degree of privacy enclosed behind mature trees and fencing.

Directional Notes - Derby approximately 5.2 miles, Nottingham approximately 21.9 miles, Leicester approximately 37 miles, Birmingham approximately 45.6 miles. Daily rail service Derby to London St Pancreas approximately 1 hour 30 minutes.

From our Duffield office proceed along the A6 turning right onto Broadway. Continue along Broadway, eventually taking a left hand turn onto Cumberhhills Road which leads out of Duffield and into Quarndon. Turn left onto Beech Avenue which becomes The Common and the property can be found on the right hand side clearly identified by our distinctive for sale sign.




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21 January 2016

Nearest stations

  • Duffield (1.5 mi)
  • Belper (3.9 mi)
  • Derby (4.3 mi)
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Duffield House Town Street, Duffield, DE56 4GD

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Fletcher & Company, Duffield

Duffield House Town Street, Duffield, DE56 4GD

01332 448100 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Duffield (1.5 mi)
  • Belper (3.9 mi)
  • Derby (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fletcher & Company, Duffield

Duffield House Town Street, Duffield, DE56 4GD

01332 448100 Local call rate

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