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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Keys Farm House, Ockbrook, DE72

Sold STC £599,999

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Rural Location
  • Live 'The Good Life'
  • Over 1.5 acres
  • Vegetable Plot
  • Orchard
  • Designer Kitchen
  • Stunning Family Bath
  • 3/4 Double Bedrooms
  • Central Heating
  • Double Glazing

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Located a mile off the beaten track and approached via a gated road, through a neighbouring farm yard is this spectacular detached Victorian house. Standing in a very rural location, yet not isolated on the mid-shires bridle way, surrounded by wonderful countryside.

The views in every direction are amazing and fully compliment this most tastefully appointed residence. The three double bedrooms, centrally heated and double glazed accommodation provides an ideal family living space decorated in a modern contemporary style.

The tarmac driveway allows parking for several cars and is accessed through a hardwood gate. Security lighting and outside water tap are fitted.

Entrance porch. with double doors to hallway.

Hallway. with hardwood leaded light entrance door, original Victorian balustrade staircase leading to the first floor. Double glazed window, carpet flooring, power and telephone points, smoke detector and useful under stairs storage cupboard.

Downstairs shower room and W.C. off the hallway with a fitted shower cubicle, wash basin and W.C. radiator and two double glazed windows to the front.

Cloakroom. The perfect place for storing shoes and coats, there is a hanging rail and shelving.

Lounge/Diner. 25'-4" x 14'-10" max (7.7 mtrs x 4.5 mtrs). The lounge and formal dining area have two double glazed bay windows, radiators, television and power points. There is a stone fire surround with inset multi-fuel stove. An attractive plate rail and built in book shelving finish this delightful room.

Kitchen / Diner. "L" shaped kitchen 23'-0" x 14'-5" max (7.0mts x 4.4mts). With vaulted ceiling. This is a well laid out designer kitchen, fitted with Neff appliances including double ovens, microwave, induction hob with stainless steel and glass extraction hood and full height integrated fridge.

The central island / breakfast bar has fitted units under, the worktop and is fitted with an inset waste bin and pop up electric sockets. The remaining units comprise of storage cupboards, pan draws, full height pull out larder and swivel corner unit, all finished in acrylic cream gloss with contemporary work top.

Artemis composite 1.5 sink unit with Franke quarter turn tap. Double glazed windows radiator, power and T.V. points. Double French doors lead out onto a second court yard patio area. The kitchen / dining area floor is finished in large travertine style tiles.

Walk-in pantry. 8'-3" x 6'-5" (2.5mtrs x 2.0mtrs). A housewife's dream of a pantry, fitted with white modern units and shelving the room has plumbing for a washer and dish-washer plus further appliance space. Contemporary tiled floor.

Utility / boiler room. 10'-0" x 8'-9'" (3.0mtrs x 2.7mtrs). Having plumbing for washing machine, a 1 ¼ bowl stainless steel sink unit, immersion hot water tank, oil fired central heating boiler, heating programmer and power points. The boiler, hot water tank and boot cupboard are housed behind four full height sliding doors.

Sun room. 18'-7" x 8'-10" (5.7mtrs x 2.7mtrs). A wonderful south facing sunny garden room with U.P.V.C. double glazed patio doors to the whole length of the room allowing views over the delightful rear garden and patio. A travertine tiled floor with under floor heating, recessed lighting to the ceiling. A large double glazed window to the side with far reaching views, power and T.V. points.

Bedroom 4 or Study. 8'-10" x 8'-0" (2.7mtrs x 2.4mtrs). Carpeted floor, fitted bookcase and cupboard, radiator, power and telephone points. U.P.V.C. patio door leads to yet another patio seating area.

Landing. having a double glazed window with far reaching views, loft access, power point and smoke detector. Stairs and landing carpeted as hall.

Luxury Bathroom. An absolute delight. This spacious bathroom has a stacked slate wall with inset shelving and hidden lighting, recessed ceiling lights, walk-in double shower, designer sink and W.C gloss tiled floor and walls, heated towel rail and electric wall heater.

Bedroom 1. 12'-10" x 11'-10" (3.91 x 3.6mtrs). Stylishly finished and having two double glazed windows which enjoy wonderful views to the side and rear, window seat, radiator, power points and ceiling fan/light unit. Fully carpeted.

Bedroom 2. 15'-0" x 12'-0" (4.6mtrs x 3.65mtrs). Fitted with full height wardrobe with sliding doors. Double glazed windows to side and rear with stunning views. 2 radiators power and T.V points. Fully carpeted.

Bedroom 3. 12'-0" x 12'-0" (3.66mtrs x 3.66mtrs). Having double glazed windows to side and rear with views over garden. Radiator, power points, fully carpeted.

Garage. 42'-7" x 13'-5" (13mtrs x 4.1mtrs). A substantial, double tandem garage. Numerous light fittings and power points. Front and rear roller shutter doors, can be accessed from both front and rear of the property. Currently divided into front and rear garages with central room. U.P.V.C double glazed door to side.
Block and rendered built with slate tiled roof.

Outside. The 1 1/2 acre garden is split into several distinct areas:-

Orchard. with apple, pear, plum, damson, cherry trees wild flowers and daffodils in the spring.

Vegetable garden. A cultivated area of raised beds, soft fruit bushes such as blackcurrant, raspberries, logan-berries, and blackberries. Water tap and butt, garden shed, chicken shed and run. Three compost bins.

Paddock. grassed area with wildlife reserve along side, leads to woodland walk through mature conifer deciduous and hazel nut trees finishing back at the formal garden.

Dog run. at the rear of the property is a secure dog play area. Leading to three green houses with mains water, potting shed, chicken run and summer house with patio, pagoda seating area covered with climbing roses, clematis, and honey suckle. Power is to the summer house.

A block of avaries approx 20mtrs x 5mtrs which could be utilised for many different purposes. Another secluded garden has a rose arch and seating area.

Main garden and patio. the main garden wraps around the house on three sides, with the main patio incorporating an ornamental pond with water fall, raised decked seating, patio lighting, outside power and stone water feature. The contoured lawn is boarded by mature trees and shrubs. A large walnut tree at its centre.

This farm house is a nature lovers paradise with over 30 species of birds visiting the garden.

Directions. from Borrowash take the Nottingham road towards Risley, after some distance Hopwell hall becomes visible on the left. A large lay-by with bus stops on both sides of the road will be visible. Immediately after the bus stop on the left is a small lane, follow this lane through the farm yard, and continue through the gate and over the cattle grid the lane ends after 200-300mtrs at the property.

These details form no part of any contract and all measurements are approximate and for guidance only.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 August 2016

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