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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Sir William Hill Road, Grindleford, Hope Valley

Sold STC £825,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A Superb Four/Five Bedroomed Victorian Residence
  • Fabulous Picturesque Location
  • Stunning Far Reaching Views
  • Impressive Bespoke Kitchen
  • Games Room with potential for a variety of uses.
  • Master Suite with large Master Bath/Shower Room
  • Conservatory
  • Pleasant Gardens and Grounds
  • Sweeping Driveway and Parking Area
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Full description

A unique opportunity has arisen to acquire this elegant detached Victorian residence with a wealth of period features and character.

Allenscott House is situated in the picturesque village of Grindleford in the Peak District National Park. Grindleford is located approximately 10 miles from Sheffields city centre and is within an easy commute by train to Manchester. The property also falls within the catchment area for several excellent primary and secondary schools and has no upward chain.

The village has a lovely community with societies and clubs for all age groups and has the benefit of several local amenities such as a community shop, train station, caf, Sir William Hotel serving traditional British food, The Maynard Hotel and Bar and excellent sports facilities including a flood lit all weather sports pitch and local cricket ground. All of this in addition to, the famous Padley Gorge, Longshaw Estate and fabulous country walks from the doorstep.

This substantial 4/5 bedroomed property with its impressive facade stands in a fabulous elevated position with stunning far-reaching views towards Stanage Edge, Froggatt Edge and towards Chatsworth.

The property also has the potential to convert the games room on the second floor to provide additional bedrooms with en-suites and also has the potential for a double garage/car port (subject to the necessary planning consents). Allenscott house is set within beautiful gardens and grounds with mature shrubberies, herbaceous borders and stunning panoramic views.

The property briefly comprises on the lower ground floor: Hallway, family room, kitchen, garden room, utility room, bedroom 4 (guest bedroom) and shower room.

Ground floor: Entrance porch, entrance hall, dining room, drawing room, study/bedroom 5 and cloakroom.

On the first floor: Landing, master bedroom, en-suite master bath/shower room, bedroom 2, bathroom and laundry room.

On the second floor: Substantial games room and bedroom 3.

Ground Floor - A part glazed double glazed door opens onto the:

Porch - With side and rear facing UPVC Double glazed panels and a rear facing UPVC double glazed window, tiled flooring and wall light point.

A heavy timber entrance door with decorative stain glass panel opens into the:

Entrance Hall - A large entrance hallway with a side facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light point, decorative coved ceiling, deep skirtings, mat well and two central heating radiators with decorative surrounds.

Cloak Room/Wc - Having rear and side facing UPVC double glazed windows, fitted storage cupboards, chrome heated towel rail, Karndean flooring, low level WC in white and wash hand basin with vanity storage beneath.

Study/Office/Bedroom 5 - 4.5m x 3.3m (14'9" x 10'9") - Having rear and side facing UPVC double glazed windows, timber rear entrance door, pendant light point, central heating radiator with decorative cover, telephone point and a comprehensive range of bespoke fitted cupboards and open book shelving.

Drawing Room - 5.4m x 4.6m (17'8" x 15'1") - An elegant reception room with front and side facing UPVC double glazed windows providing ample natural light and stunning far-reaching views. With an attractive ceiling rose, central pendant light and three wall light points, mouldings, deep skirtings, TV aerial point, telephone point and central heating radiator with decorative cover. The focal point of the room being the fabulous grit stone fire surround and hearth with an inset Gazco Log effect gas fire.

Dining Room - 4.3m x 3.9m (14'1" x 12'9") - A formal dining room with front and side facing UPVC double glazed windows, the front having stunning far reaching views, pendant light point with attractive ceiling rose and mouldings, picture light and wall light points, central heating radiators, deep skirtings, telephone point and a Panasonic telephone exchange. Theres a Minster style Grit Stone fire surround with tiled inset and hearth with an open dog grate.

From the entrance hallway stairs with spindles and hand rail lead down to the:

Half Landing - With a side facing timber sash window having decorative stained glass panels.

Stairs continue to the:

Lower Ground Floor -

Inner Hallway - Having a pendant light point, central heating radiator and useful under stairs storage.

A part glazed door opens to the:

Kitchen/Family Room -

Kitchen - 4.4m x 4.2m (14'5" x 13'9") - Being superbly presented with a range of base/wall and drawer units, matching granite work surfaces extending to provide a breakfast bar seating area and having a twin sink with chrome mixer tap and tiled splash backs. Theres a front facing UPVC double glazed window with far reaching views and a small side facing UPVC double glazed window, recessed lighting, wall mounted light points, concealed lighting, central island and tiled floor. Appliances include a freestanding Rayburn stove set within a tiled recess, built-in traditional and fan assisted double Neff oven and grill, integrated Smeg five ring gas hob with extractor fan over, Neff deep fat fryer and having space/plumbing for a dishwasher and full height fridge freezer.

Family Room - 5.3m x 4.8m (17'4" x 15'8") - Having an attractive Canadian oak panelled ceiling, pendant and wall light points, dado rail and two central heating radiators. The focal point of the room being the grit stone minster style fire surround and hearth with inset Gazco coal effect fire. Having a fitted bespoke media storage cupboard in Canadian oak, telephone point, TV aerial point and provision for wall mounted TV.

French double glazed doors open onto the:

Garden Room - 8.8m x 2.8m (28'10" x 9'2") - A splendid room to relax and entertain. Having UPVC double-glazed windows and doors opening onto the large seating area, which provide breath-taking views. With wall light points, central heating radiator, TV point and Hitachi air conditioning and warming unit.

Bedroom 4/Guest Room - 4.3m x 3.0m (14'1" x 9'10") - Having a side facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light point, central heating radiator and useful built in wardrobes.

En-Suite Shower Room - With recessed lighting, fully tiled walls and floor with under floor heating and chrome duel fuel heated towel rail. Having a suite in white with a low level WC, wash hand basin with shaver point, vanity cupboard beneath, built-in medicine cabinet and vanity mirror over. Also having a separate double width shower enclosure with a Grohe fitted shower and glazed screen.

Utility Room - With recessed lighting, fitted base/wall cupboards and tiled flooring. Also having space for a full height fridge freezer and a door providing access to the shower room.

Stairs rise from the entrance hallway to the:

Half Landing - With a side facing sash window with stained glass panels, central heating radiator and stairs rising to the:

First Floor -

First Floor Landing - Having a central heating radiator and doors leading off to the master bedroom, bedroom 2, family bathroom and the laundry room.

Master Bedroom - 5.4m x 4.5m (17'8" x 14'9") - With front and side facing UPVC double glazed windows with the front offering unrivalled views across the valley. Having a pendant and wall light points, three central heating radiators, TV point, telephone point and a comprehensive range of fitted furniture.

Master En Suite Bathroom - A spacious luxury en-suite bathroom with front and side facing UPVC double glazed windows, recessed lighting, built in toiletry cupboard, central heating radiator and partially tiled walls and floor with under floor heating. Theres a suite in white comprising of a panelled bath with chrome mixer power tap and hand power shower facility, low level WC, bidet and twin wash hand basins set within a marble work top with vanity storage cupboards beneath. Additionally theres a shaver point, fitted vanity mirrors and chrome duel fuel heated towel rail. Also having a separate double shower enclosure with a fitted Grohe power shower and glazed screen.

Dressing Area - Having fitted cupboards and drawer storage, seating area with vanity mirror over and marble worktop.

Bedroom 2 - 4.6m x 3.3m (15'1" x 10'9") - Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light point, central heating radiator, TV aerial point, useful built in wardrobes and fitted workstation.

Family Bathroom - Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed window with recessed lighting, two wall light points, chrome duel fuel heated towel rail and fully tiled walls and floor. With a suite in white comprising of a low level WC, bidet, freestanding bath with claw feet and chrome mixer tap with hand shower facility and a pedestal wash hand basin with fitted vanity cupboard beneath, vanity mirror and shaver point. Also having a double shower enclosure with Bristan power shower, additional hand shower facility and glazed screen.

Laundry Room - Having a side facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light point, central heating radiator, fitted cloaks hanging rail and tiled flooring. Theres also a useful work surface with fitted cupboards and space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine and dryer.

From the main landing stairs rise to the:

Second Floor Half Landing - Having a side facing sash window with attractive stained glass panel, central heating radiator and stairs continuing to the:

Second Floor Landing - Having a built in storage cupboard and access to bedroom 3 and the games room.

Bedroom 3 - 4.6m x 3.3m (15'1" x 10'9") - Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light point, central heating radiator, fitted wardrobes, TV point, workstation and book shelving.

Games Room - 8.4m x 5.4m (27'6" x 17'8") - A light and spacious room to relax and entertain family and friends. This versatile room could be used for a variety of purposes and also offers the potential to convert into additional bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms (subject to the necessary planning consents). Having a pendant light point, additional suspended lighting, four UPVC double glazed windows facing the sides and front, TV aerial point, telephone point and three central heating radiators. The focal point of the room are the two fireplaces, one having an open dog grate and both having decorative fire surrounds.

Exterior And Gardens - The property is approached via a long sweeping driveway with granite setts, flanked by mature trees to one side and ornate street lamps to the other. The drive leads to a parking area with ample parking for several vehicles.

The grounds have the benefit of a boiler house with separate gardeners WC, wood store and a large workshop with a glazed window, work bench, useful storage to the roof trusses and having light and power.

The gardens have a variety of mature shrubs to the front and side of the property and steps descend to a large garden mainly laid to lawn with a raised/enclosed terrace/seating area, ideal for entertaining family and friends whilst enjoying the fabulous vistas across the valley.

Viewing's - Strictly by appointment with our consultants.

Note - All measurements are approximate. None of the services, fittings or appliances (if any), heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems have been tested and therefore no warranty can be given as to their working ability. All photography is for illustration purposes only.


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