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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Melodys Corner, Station Road, Hope, Hope Valley, S33

Sold STC £650,000

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A charming, very pretty, picturesque and substantially extended, famous Peak District cottage believed to date back to the 1700's, set in attractive cottage garden and grounds of approx one acre. Sympathetically improved and upgraded by the current owners. Reception hall with spiral staircase, utility/cloakroom, large living kitchen, adjacent dining area, sitting room with double doors to garden room/conservatory. Guest bedroom suite with en suite. F/f: master bedroom suite with en suite bathroom, bedroom suite 2 with en suite, bedroom suite 3 with en suite. Outside: security entrance gate, long driveway, pretty cottage garden, large lawned area and substantial detached stone built double garage.

The property is situated close to Hope Village which has good local amenities including shops, village primary school, train service to Sheffield and Manchester.

History Note - A very popular famous chocolate box cottage which has featured in Derbyshire Life Magazine, Country Holiday brochures and photographed and painted by people all over the world for birthday cards, jigsaws and postcards. Also in ITV advertisements, the Daily Mail "dream cottage to be won" promotion and is one of Lilliput Lane model cottages collection.

The Accommodation Comprises - Entrance door opening into

Reception Hall - With feature exposed gritstone walling and large cast iron spiral staircase leading to the first floor galleried landing. Sealed unit glazed window, double panel central heating radiator and parquet flooring.

Utility/Cloakroom - With Belfast sink unit with multi coloured tiled surround. Plumbing for a washing machine and space for a dryer. Vaillant gas fired central heating boiler and pressurised hot water tank. Low flush w.c. Central heating radiator.

From the hall, wide opening with oak beam set over and exposed stone lintel opens through into the

Large Living Kitchen - Divided into two areas.

Kitchen Area - With bespoke range of hand painted base and wall units with granite worktops and splash back, central island with granite worktop and chopping board. A feature to the room is the gritstone fireplace with tiled recess with built in dual gas and electric AGA Range with gas hob and with two electric ovens and a warming oven and grill. Belfast sink with granite drainer to one side set below the front facing Georgian style sealed unit glazed sash window overlooking the pretty garden. Stone flagged floor with under floor heating, beam to ceiling and recess low voltage lighting. Integrated larder fridge and integrated separate freezer. The room opens through to the

Adjacent Dining And Snug Area - With further front facing Georgian style sealed unit glazed sash window overlooking the garden with built in window seat and side facing sealed unit glazed window. A lovely feature to the room is an old antique cast iron working Range with fire and oven set within an original gritstone surround and exposed stone work and oak beams above. Beamed ceiling and stone flagged floor with under floor heating. Set to one side of the fireplace is a built in desk/work station. Stable front door with Georgian style glazed top section.

From the inner hall, pine panelled double doors lead through into the

Sitting Room - A lovely well proportioned room with panelling to a third height with front and rear facing sealed unit glazed windows and double opening glazed doors leading through into the garden room/conservatory. Cast iron column central heating radiator. Set to one end of the room is a Clearview multi-fuel stove. Wall mounting for a flat screen tv.

Garden Room/Conservatory - Of uPVC sealed unit glazed construction with tiled floor with under floor heating and double opening doors leading out onto the rear terrace and with lovely aspect over the garden.

Leading off the sitting room, antique pine panelled door leads through to the

Guest Bedroom Suite 4 - A good double bedroom with sealed unit glazed window and door to the outside which is sealed. Double panel central heating radiator.

En Suite Shower Room - With tiled shower cubicle with electric shower, wall mounted wash hand basin and low flush w.c. Fully tiled. Sealed unit glazed window with oak beam set over and double panel central heating radiator.

From the sitting room, attractive staircase with wrought iron side and oak handrail, leads up to a

Small First Floor Landing Area -

Bedroom Suite 2 - A lovely double bedroom with rear facing uPVC double opening sealed unit glazed French windows with oak beam set over leading out onto the terrace and garden and with lovely aspect over the surrounding countryside. Recess alcove. Central heating radiator.

En Suite Shower Room - With tiled shower cubicle with electric shower, wash hand basin and low flush w.c. Sealed unit glazed Velux roof light and central heating radiator.

From the main entrance hall, feature spiral cast iron staircase leads up to the

Main Landing - With sealed unit glazed Velux window and large sealed unit glazed Velux roof light. Built in cupboards.

Bedroom Suite 3 - A good sized double bedroom with front and rear facing sealed unit glazed Velux roof lights. Panelled to half height. Range of built in wardrobes. Double panel central heating radiator. Antique pine panelled door opening through to

En Suite Shower/Wet Room - Beautifully fitted out with large walk in tiled shower cubicle with large shower head and separate hand shower, low flush w.c., bidet and vanity unit with wash hand basin and cupboard below. Fully tiled being colour coordinating and with tiled floor. Large sealed unit glazed Velux roof light and chrome central heating radiator/towel rail.

Master Bedroom Suite - With entrance lobby area and built in cupboard/wardrobe.

Large Double Bedroom - With front facing Georgian style uPVC sealed unit glazed sash window with feature pine panelled shutters and oak beam set over. High vaulted ceiling with exposed purlins, small low level window and double panel central heating radiator.

En Suite Bathroom - With feature period suite comprising cast iron bath with clawed feet to the centre of the room with chrome stand up pipes and mixer tap to one end with attached hand shower. Pedestal wash hand basin, high flush w.c., and bidet. Corner tiled shower cubicle with thermostatic shower. Low level column cast iron central heating radiator and front facing Georgian style uPVC sealed unit glazed sash window set into a stone surround and oak beam above. High vaulted ceiling, exposed beams and original gritstone fireplace to one wall with feature cast iron inset.

Outside - Wrought iron electric security entrance gate opening onto a driveway with further five bar gate and a long gravelled driveway providing extensive off road parking and giving access round to the rear of the property and the substantial detached double garage. Very pretty cottage front garden with lawn and floral borders with a variety of plants, heathers and roses. The front elevation having climbing roses and honeysuckle. To the road side, a further gate and gravelled area. To the rear of the property is a Yorkstone flagged terrace area, ideal for summer dining, sitting out and entertaining.

Steps leading up to a further terrace area which has access from the garden room/conservatory and attractive borders leading up to the rear driveway. Main expanse of garden which comprises a large grassed area within inset trees including several apple trees and plum, redcurrants, blackcurrants and gooseberries. Greenhouse. The garden and grounds extend to approximately an acre and back onto open fields and have lovely views over the surrounding countryside.

Large Detached Stone Built Double Garage - With two up and over Glidomatic remote control doors. Cloakroom with w.c., and corner wash hand basin. Side personal secure door. Water and electric connected. To one end of the garage, a staircase leading up

Large Loft Room - Running the full width of the garage, providing further excellent storage.

Services - The property has mains electricity, mains water, mains gas and drainage is to a septic tank.

Directions - Go through Hathersage and then past Bamford Petrol Station, continue to the crossroads at the Travellers Pub, continue straight on and after about 200 metres, after a slight bend in the road, Melodys Corner is on the right hand side.

Valuer - James Mee/pp

Viewing - Strictly by appointment through our Hathersage office.

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