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7 bedroom house for sale

Dark Lane, Ashover Hay, ASHOVER, Derbyshire, S45 0HD

£2,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Splendid, Luxurious Detached Stone Country Home + Large Bungalow
  • 4 Bedroom Farmhouse, 2 Ensuite + 2 Further Bathrooms
  • Farmhouse Style Dining Kitchen and Utility room
  • Three Reception Rooms & Elegant Hallway
  • Stone Fireplaces and Log Burners
  • Together With Detached Stone Built Bungalow comprising-
  • 3 Double Bedrooms All En-Suite
  • Farmhouse Style Kitchen, Sitting Room & Garden Room
  • RURAL HAMLET LOCATION WITH PANORAMIC VIEWS
  • Set In Approx 2 Acres of Gardens with Garaging and Workshop

Full description


A splendid and superbly appointed, detached, stone built, four bedroom, country home, together with a spacious, well presented three bedroom, stone built bungalow. Set in approximately 1.9 acres of gardens, surrounded by delightfully open countryside with a stone built double garage, ample off road parking and a good size timber constructed garage/work from home space. Littlecotes is conveniently situated within easy reach of the towns of Matlock and Alfreton located on the outskirts of the hamlet of Ashover Hay. This exceptionally spacious, former farmhouse has been tastefully extended to create luxuriously appointed family home offering four double bedrooms, including a ground floor master suite, two luxury en-suite bathrooms and a family shower room. There is an elegant reception hallway, good size dining room, bar room, well appointed farmhouse style dining kitchen with utility room and ground floor bathroom off. Leading from the hallway is a grand drawing room with an exceptionally fine dressed stone fireplace creating a central feature. The detached bungalow offers three double bedrooms; all with en-suite bathrooms, good size farmhouse style dining kitchen, large sitting room and garden room enjoying the superb views over the open countryside.

Ashover Hay is a quiet hamlet surrounded by beautiful open countryside located on the outskirts of the village of Ashover within easy reach of the towns of Matlock, Alfreton and Chesterfield and within commuting distance of Sheffield, Nottingham and Derby. Nearby Ashover Village has excellent amenities including post office, butchers, local shop, doctors, pubs and a good primary school with an excellent reputation.


THE FARMHOUSE

Built-in natural stone under a traditional tiled roof with dressed stone mullioned windows and door surrounds.

Entering the property via a wood grain effect upvc entrance door with floor length double glazed and leaded side light windows. The door opens to:

RECEPTION HALLWAY 13'11 x 13'6 (4.24m x 4.11m)
With a rear aspect wood grain effect upvc double glazed and leaded window and polished travertine tiles to the floor with under floor heating. The hallway is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights. There is a built in oak cloak cupboard with batten door and ring latch and a built-in dresser unit with open display shelves having storage cupboards beneath. Steps rise to a broad opening leading to:

DINING ROOM 18'10 x 17'10 (5.74m x 5.43m)
With front aspect double glazed and leaded windows overlooking the gardens and the open fields beyond. The room has polished travertine tiles to the floor, with individual controlled under floor heating, following through from the reception hallway. There is a fine, stone built, through fireplace with a heavy corbelled lintel and raised hearth housing a double sided Villager stove. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights and a centre light point. There are inset speakers for a piped music system. A broad opening leads to:

BAR ROOM 18' x 14'9 (5.48m x 4.5m)
Having front aspect upvc double glazed and leaded windows and a half glazed upvc entrance door opening onto the front of the property. There are further rear aspect double glazed windows with pleasant views over the surrounding open countryside. The room has heavy exposed beams to the ceiling and a fine feature through fire opening to the dining room, sharing the Villager log burning stove. The room has polished oak floorboards, staircase rising to the first floor accommodation and a built-in drinks bar with wine fridge, glass and bottle storage shelving and a row of optics. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights and wall lamp points. There are built-in speakers for the pipe music system and set within the wall space to the side of the chimneybreast is a flat screen TV. The room has central heating radiators with radiator covers. A batten door with ring latch leads to:

FARMHOUSE KITCHEN 17'6 x 14'5 (5.33m x 4.39m)
Having dual aspect wood grain effect upvc double glazed and leaded windows enjoying the pleasant views afforded by the property. The room has ceramic tiles to the floor and a rustic brick fire opening housing a Sandyford oil fired aga style cooker with twin lidded hot plates and double ovens. The kitchen is fitted with a good range of bespoke pine units with cupboards and drawers set beneath a polished granite work surface with a matching upstand and tiled splashback. There are wall mounted storage cupboards, open display shelves and plate racks, glass fronted display cabinets and a large matching dresser unit with further storage cupboards and drawers, display back and fitted wine rack. There is a television aerial point with satellite facility. Set within the work surface is an under mounted Belfast style butler's sink with antique style mixer tap. There two heavy exposed beams to the ceiling and ample space for a family dining table. A batten door with ring latch opens to:

UTILITY ROOM 9'8 x 7'9 (2.95m x 2.36m)
Having a glazed entrance door, with obscured glass, opening onto the front of the property. The room has ceramic tiles to the floor, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and halogen downlight spotlights. A range of bespoke pine units matching those of the kitchen with wall mounted storage cupboards, drawers and base units which offer concealed space and connection for an automatic washing machine, dishwasher and space and vent for a tumble dryer. Set within the work surface is a stainless sink with mixer tap. The work surface has a tiled splashback. A batten door with ring latch opens to:

GROUND FLOOR BATHROOM 7'8 x 5'9 (2.33m x 1.75m)
Being partially tiled with a ceramic tiled floor and having a rear aspect upvc double glazed window with views over the open fields. Suite with double ended bath having side fill Victorian style mixer tap with hand held shower spray, pedestal wash hand basin and high level flush W.C. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights and there is an extractor fan and central heating radiator.

From the reception hallway a pair of oak braced batten doors with a ring latch open to:

DRAWING ROOM 29'7 x 23'6 (9.01m x 7.16m)
An impressive room with dual aspect upvc wood grain effect double glazed and leaded windows enjoying superb views over the gardens and surrounding open countryside. The room has a grand fireplace in natural stone with a heavy corbelled lintel and mantel and a raised stone hearth housing a Villager log burning stove. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights controlled by dimmer switches. There is a television aerial point with satellite facility, cabling for a surround sound system and a telephone point. The room has individually controlled under floor heating. A braced oak batten door with ring latch leads to:

MASTER SUITE BEDROOM 16'5 x 14'6 (5m x 4.42m)
Having wood grain effect upvc double glazed and leaded patio doors opening onto a flagged terrace and the gardens to the front of the property. The room has a range of built-in oak wardrobes providing hanging space and storage shelving and with open display shelves with space and connection for a television. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights and there are inset speaker for the piped music system. There is a telephone point. A broad opening leads to:

DRESSING AREA 14'7 x 8'10 (4.44m x 2.69m)
With a side aspect window overlooking the gardens and surrounding fields. There are a good range of built-in wardrobes with hanging space and storage shelving and a dressing unit with knee hole space and drawers. An oak braced batten door with ring latch leads to:

EN-SUITE BATHROOM 14'6 x 6'7 (4.42m x 2m)
Being partially tiled with a ceramic tiled floor and having a side aspect double glazed window with obscured glass. Suite with luxury Jacuzzi double bath with body massage jets, double hand held shower sprays and side fill waterfall taps. There is a Victorian style Heritage pedestal wash hand basin and high level flush W.C. together with a quadrant shower cubicle with mixer shower having over head and hand held shower sprays. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights and there is under floor heating.

From the bar room a quarter turn staircase with turned spindles and newels rises to:

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 8'8 x 2'9 (2.64m x 0.83m)
Having a loft access hatch and braced oak batten doors with ring latches opening to:

BEDROOM TWO 19' x 17'7 (5.79m x 5.36m)
With front aspect wood grain effect double glazed and leaded windows enjoying superb far reaching views over the gardens and surrounding open countryside. There is a further side aspect double glazed window flooding the room with natural light. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights and there are central heating radiators with radiator covers, television aerial point with satellite facility and telephone point. A batten door leads to:

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 7'4 x 5'9 (2.23m x 1.75m)
With a front aspect double glazed window with obscured glass, ceramic tiles to the floor and suite with quadrant shower cubicle having mixer shower with over head and hand held shower spray, high level flush W.C. and Heritage pedestal wash hand basin with fitted mirror over. The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, halogen downlight spotlights and an extractor fan.

BEDROOM THREE 17'9 x 14'10 (5.41m x 4.52m)
With dual aspect upvc double glazed and leaded windows enjoying the superb far reaching views over the gardens and open countryside. There are a good range of bespoke built-in pine wardrobes providing hanging space and storage shelving with fitted drawers and open display bookshelves. The room has central heating radiators with radiator covers and telephone point.

BEDROOM FOUR 12' x 9' (3.66m x 2.74m)
Having a rear aspect double glazed and leaded window enjoying views over the open countryside towards Ashover. There is a deep built-in storage cupboard over the head of the stairs, central heating radiator with radiator cover and halogen downlight spotlights.

FAMILY SHOWER ROOM 7'6 x 5'3 (2.28m x 1.6m)
With a front aspect double glazed window with obscured glass, ceramic tiles to the floor and suite with quadrant shower cubicle with a contemporary mixer shower with over head and hand held shower sprays, high level flush W.C. and pedestal wash hand basin with fitted mirror over.

The property is has a recently fitted external oil fired boiler which provides central heating and hot water throughout the building.

BUNGALOW

A detached stone built bungalow with dressed stone mullioned windows, occupying a slightly elevated position with superb views over the gardens and surrounding open countryside.

Entering the property via a upvc wood grain effect entrance door which opens to:

ENTRANCE PORCH 5'8 x 5'7 (1.73m x 1.7m)
Having elegant coving to the ceiling, wood grain effect double glazed and leaded windows, ceramic tiles to the floor with an inset matwell. There is coat hanging space and central heating radiator with thermostatic valve. A light oak panelled door leads to:

INNER HALLWAY 12'9 x 4'10 (3.89m x 0.83m)
Having ceramic tiles to the floor following through from the entrance porch, elegant coving to the ceiling and a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve. From the hallway a panelled door opens to a useful storage cupboard with a power point ideal for a condensing tumble dryer. A further door pen to LAVATORY 6'3 x 5'11 (1.9m x 1.8m) with a tiled floor and suite with corner mounted pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback and close coupled W.C. Light oak panelled doors open from the hallway to:

DINING KITCHEN 21' x 20'1 (6.4m x 6.12m)
An exceptionally spacious room with dual aspect upvc double glazed and leaded windows overlooking the gardens and the surrounding open countryside. A half glazed entrance door opens onto the side of the property. The room has polished light oak flooring and an good range of kitchen units with cupboards and drawers set beneath a polished granite work surface with a tiled splashback. There are wall mounted storage cupboards with under cabinet lighting, open display shelves and glass fronted display cabinets. Set within the work surface is an under mounted Belfast style butler sink with mixer tap. There is a Rangemaster Elan electric cooker having a 6-ring ceramic hob, double oven and grill over which is a Rangemaster extractor canopy. There is a Rangemaster American style side by side fridge freezer with ice maker available by separate negotiation. Integral appliances include 12-place setting dishwasher and Neff washing machine. There is ample space within the room for a family dining table and further furniture if required. The room has elegant coving to the ceiling and is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights. The room has a telephone point and central heating radiator. A light oak panelled door leads to:

SITTING ROOM 20'2 x 19'1 (6.14m x 5.81m)
Having floor length double glazed and leaded windows overlooking the terrace and gardens and further side aspect windows with views over the open fields and wooded hills. The room has elegant coving to the ceiling and a fine feature fireplace in dressed stone with a raised hearth housing a Villager log burning stove. There are central heating radiators with thermostatic valves and a television aerial point with satellite facility. A pair of light oak glazed doors, with bevelled glass panels, open to:

GARDEN ROOM 18'9 x 15' (5.71m x 4.57m)
Having upvc double glazed panels to three aspects and a pair of wood grain effect double glazed doors, with decorative leaded design, opening to a raised decked seating area and taking advantage of the superb panoramic views over the surrounding open countryside. The room has ceramic tiles to the floor, elegant coving to the ceiling, air conditioning unit and halogen downlight spotlights. There are central heating radiators with thermostatic valves.

From the inner hallway further panelled doors open to:

BEDROOM ONE 20'1 x 13'2 (6.12m x 4.01m)
With floor length upvc double glazed and leaded windows overlooking the terrace and gardens and the views beyond. There is a further side aspect window with views over the lawn towards the farmhouse. The room has elegant coving to the ceiling, central heating radiators with thermostatic valves, halogen downlight spotlights, television aerial point and a telephone point. A panelled door opens to:

DRESSING ROOM 7'10 x 5'9 (2.39m x 1.75m)
Being fitted with open fronted wardrobes providing hanging space and storage shelving. There is a dressing unit with drawer and fitted mirror. The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve. From the bedroom a further panelled door opens to:

EN-SUITE BATHROOM 7'9 x 5'9 (2.36m x 1.75m)
With a rear aspect upvc double glazed and leaded window. The room is partially tiled with a ceramic tiled floor and having a suite with a P shaped shower bath with curved glass shower screen and mixer shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled W.C. There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, halogen downlight spotlights and an extractor fan.

BEDROOM TWO 20'1 x 11'3 (6.12m x 3.43m)
With dual aspect upvc double glazed and leaded windows overlooking the surrounding countryside. The room has coving to the ceiling, downlight spotlights and central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, television aerial point and telephone point. An oak panelled door opens to:

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 5'10 x 5'7 (1.78m x 1.7m)
Being fully tiled with a ceramic tiled floor and having a quadrant shower cubicle with mixer shower, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled W.C. There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, halogen downlight spotlights and an extractor fan.

BEDROOM THREE 14'11 x 8'6 (4.55m x 2.59m)
With a rear aspect upvc double glazed window, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, television aerial point and telephone point. A door opens to:

EN-SUITE BATHROOM 8'7 x 6'3 (2.62m x 1.9m)
Being fully tiled with a ceramic tiled floor and having a quadrant shower cubicle with mixer shower, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled W.C. There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, halogen downlight spotlights and an extractor fan. Concealed within the cupboard is the Firebird combination oil fired boiler which provides hot water and central heating to the property.

OUTSIDE
Littlecotes Farm is approached via a driveway with electrically operated gates which open to a parking area for several vehicles giving access to the double garage. To the side of the driveway is a further large gravelled hard standing area from where there is access to:

TIMBER CONSTRUCTED BUILDING
Ideal for a variety of uses, currently used as a home office/work from home space, incorporating reception room 15'11 x 10'3 (4.85m x 3.12m), meeting room 16 x 10'7 (4.88m x 3.22m), private office 10'10 x 9'9 (3.3m x 2.97m) and kitchenette and toilet 10'9 x 6' (3.28m x 1.83m). The internal petitions could be removed within this building to create a four car garage if required.

Lying to the front of the farmhouse is a good size flagged terrace with raised borders stocked with a good variety of ornamental shrubs and flowering plants from where steps rise to an area of garden mainly laid to lawn with deep sculptured borders well stocked with a good variety of plants. There is a traditional well with a stonewall and tiled roof and an ornamental pond with waterfall feature. Steps rise to a further flagged terraced area. The lawn is interspersed with fine mature trees. Beyond the driveway a further vehicular access road runs to the bungalow. To the front of the bungalow there is a deep borders stocked with mature ornamental shrubs. Lying to the side of the driveway is a large area of garden mainly laid to lawn interspersed with mature trees and having a central feature ornamental pond with a pedestrian bridge and rocky water feature. The gardens are surrounded by delightful open countryside and there is a timber garden shed. The property has outside lighting on PIR sensors, ornamental gardens lamps, outside water and power supplies.

DOUBLE GARAGE 20'6 x 20'1 (6.25m x 6.12m)
A detached stone built double garage with electrically operated roller shutter vehicular access doors, power and lighting.


SERVICES AND GENERAL INFORMATION
Mains electricity and water are connected to both properties. Each property has its own private drainage system; heating and hot water are supplied by oil fired boilers. The services to both properties are metered independently.

DIRECTIONS
Leaving Matlock Crown Square along the A615 towards Alfreton. After passing through Tansley Village take the B6014 signed posted to Clay Cross and Tibshelf. After passing the left turn sign posted Milltown, Ashover and Ashover Hay continue along the B6014 climbing the hill shortly after the brow of the hill the property can be found on the right hand side.

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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18 June 2015

Nearest stations

  • Matlock (3.9 mi)
  • Cromford (4.0 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (4.1 mi)
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Sally Botham Estates, Matlock

27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

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Nearest stations

  • Matlock (3.9 mi)
  • Cromford (4.0 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (4.1 mi)
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Sally Botham Estates, Matlock

27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

01629 358006 Local call rate

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