3 bedroom semi-detached house for saleArthur Street, Strutts Park, Derby
Sold STC £295,000
- Magnificent extended semi-detached property
- Character features with modern open plan living
- Wealth of charm and character
- Noted Strutts Park conservation area
- Close to Darley Park and Derby city centre
- Excellent primary and secondary schools
- Convenient and sought after city centre location
- Located towards the top of Arthur Street
- Tastefully decorated throughout
- Gas central heating
Full description*** BEST and FINAL OFFER BY 12 NOON WEDNESDAY 12th OCTOBER 2016 *** Magnificent extended large semi-detached property of style and character with landscaped private garden located in the noted Strutts Park conservation area within walking distance of Darley Park and Derby city centre.
General Information -
A truly magnificent opportunity to acquire this most impressive three bedroom late Victorian semi-detached property. This delightful spacious and well presented home has been much improved by its current owner to include a superb open plan living kitchen/ dining room/ family room and private landscaped rear garden whilst retaining a host of character features benefitting a property of this era.
The property is set back from the pavement edge behind a low maintenance fore garden. The property is constructed of brick beneath a pitch tile roof with a front elevation having a very attractive appearance revealed by ground floor bay room and stone lintels and sills.
An internal inspection will reveal tastefully decorated and well maintained living accommodation and briefly comprises on the ground floor, vestibule with original Minton tiled flooring, entrance hall with original Minton tiled flooring and staircase leading to first floor, cellar, lounge with feature fireplace with log burning stove, magnificent open plan living kitchen/ dining room/ family room, useful study/ snug, utility room and cloakroom with w.c. The first floor passage landing leads to three bedrooms, period style four piece bathroom and potential en-suite area.
The property also offers excellent potential for a loft conversion to create a fourth bedroom if desired (subject to planning permission).
To the rear of the property there is a delightful landscaped private garden which can only be appreciated when viewed, enjoying several raised patio areas and artificial turf.
The property's position is within the Strutts Park conservation area, allows for easy access to Darley Park, which is a short stroll away. It is also a short walk from the City centre and noted Cathedral Quarter, which boasts some fine period architecture, designer boutiques and shops.
Also within easy reach is the impressive intu shopping centre with a state of the art cinema and large selection of retail outlets. Friar Gate also offers eateries and up-market bars and restaurants.
The property is well placed for easy access onto the A6, A38 and A52 leading to the M1 motorway. It is also convenient for Derby Railway Station, Pride Park, University of Derby, Rolls-Royce & The Royal Derby Hospital.
On The Ground Floor -
Vestibule - 4'2" x 3'9" (1.27m x 1.14m) - Panelled entrance door with window over, deep skirting board and architraves, high ceiling with coving, original Minton tiled flooring and half glazed internal door with stained glass and leaded finish opening into:
Entrance Hall - 20'5" x 3'9" (6.22m x 1.14m) - With matching original Minton tiled flooring, deep skirting board and architraves, high ceiling with coving and spot lighting, period archway, staircase leading to first floor with attractive balustrade, radiator, under stairs storage area providing coat hanging space, half glazed internal door with stained glass and leaded finish and matching internal window.
Three Chamber Cellar - 16'9" x 11'8" (5.11m x 3.56m) -
Lounge - 14'10" into bay x 12'5" (4.52m into bay x 3.78m) - Chimney breast with feature fireplace and surround incorporating wood burner stove and raised hearth, exposed wood floors, deep skirting boards and architraves, high ceilings with coving and centre rose, picture rail, sealed unit double glazed bay window incorporating feature plantation internal shutters, fitted book-shelving to the left hand side of the chimney breast with fitted base cupboard, fitted base cupboard to the right hand side of the chimney breast and internal panelled door.
Magnificent Open Plan Living Kitchen/ Dining Room/ Family Room - 24'9" x 17'6" x 11'4" x 11'2" (7.54m x 5.33m x 3.4 - Comprising:
Dining/ Family Area - With chimney breast with feature cast iron display fireplace. Deep skirting boards and architraves. High ceilings with coving. Picture rail. Cast iron period radiator. Engineered oak flooring. Fitted China display cabinet to the right hand side of the chimney breast with fitted base cupboards. Internal panelled door and two matching square archways leading into kitchen area.
Kitchen Area - With single sink unit with chrome mixer tap, base units with drawer and cupboard fronts, wall and base fitted units with Corian worktops. Integrated dishwasher. Fitted breakfast island incorporating base cupboards, integrated fridge, solid oak worktops providing a breakfast area. Matching engineered oak flooring. Original fitted cupboard to the left hand side of the chimney breast with sliding doors and base cupboards. Chimney breast incorporating Rangemaster dual fuel cooker included in the sale. High ceilings with coving and spot lighting. Two matching double glazed Velux windows. Period cast iron radiator. Sealed unit double glazed sash window with aspect over rear garden. Sealed unit double glazed sash window to side. Half glazed French doors opening onto raised large patio area and enclosed private rear garden.
Inner Lobby - 10' x 8'6" x 3'10" (3.05m x 2.59m x 1.17m) - With matching Engineered wood flooring. Cast iron period radiator. High ceiling with spot lighting. Half glazed door giving access to raised patio area and private rear garden. Recess space for American style fridge/ freezer. Fitted double storage cupboard with double opening doors.
Snug/ Study - 10'9" x 8'3" (3.28m x 2.51m) - With radiator. Spot lighting to ceiling and lantern window.
Utility - 8'6" x 6'3" (2.59m x 1.91m) - With plumbing for automatic washing machine. Space for tumble dryer. Fitted shelving. Fitted worktop. Spot lights to ceiling. Built-in storage cupboard with shelving. Tiled flooring. Lantern window and internal panelled door.
Cloakroom - 5'6" x 2'7" (1.68m x 0.79m) - In white with low level w.c and fitted wash basin. Matching engineered wood flooring. Coving to ceiling. Extractor fan and internal panelled door.
To The First Floor -
Passage Landing - 15' x 5'7" (4.57m x 1.70m) - With attractive balustrade. Deep skirting boards and architraves. High ceilings. Fitted floor to ceiling double storage cupboard with double opening doors.
Bedroom One - 12'10" x 11'5" (3.91m x 3.48m) - With three bespoke matching fitted double wardrobes with double opening doors. Exposed wood floor. Deep skirting boards and architraves. High ceiling with coving and centre rose. Radiator. Sealed unit double glazed window with aspect to rear with fitted internal plantation shutters. Recess space for a potential en-suite/ dressing area. Internal panelled door.
Recess Space For En-Suite/ Dressing Area - With matching exposed wood flooring. Deep skirting boards. Coving to ceiling and spot lighting. Sash window with fitted internal plantation shutters.
Bedroom Two - 10' x 9'7" (3.05m x 2.92m) - With feature cast iron display fireplace. Deep skirting boards and architraves. High ceiling with coving and centre rose. Radiator. Two matching single floor to ceiling storage cupboards/ wardrobes. Sealed unit double glazed window to rear with fitted internal plantation shutters. Internal panelled door.
Bedroom Three - 9'6" x 9'2" (2.90m x 2.79m) - With built-in floor to ceiling single wardrobe. Deep skirting boards and architrave. High ceiling with coving and centre rose. Radiator. Sealed unit double glazed window with aspect to front with fitted internal plantation shutter. Internal panelled door.
Period Style Four Piece Bathroom - 12'3" x 7'3" (3.73m x 2.21m) - In white with bath with chrome mixer tap, fitted wash basin with chrome fittings, low level w.c., walk-in shower/ wet room with chrome fittings including shower. Feature tiled flooring (under floor heating). Heated chrome towel rail/ radiator. Deep skirting boards and architraves. High ceiling with coving and centre rose. Feature cast iron display fireplace. Double glazed window to front and internal panelled door.
Boarded Roof Space - 17'3" x 7'10" (5.26m x 2.39m) - Boarded, power, lighting, wall mounted Worcester Green Star HE combination boiler. Access is via a loft ladder and also offers potential for a fourth bedroom subject to planning permission.
Outside And Gardens -
The property is set back from the pavement edge behind a low maintenance fore garden and also a useful fitted bin store for two wheelie bins.
To the rear of the property there is a delightful landscaped low maintenance private garden that is fully enclosed by brick retaining wall and attractive trellising providing screen for privacy. Immediately from the French doors in the magnificent kitchen/ dining room/ family room is a raised patio area and raised decking area with fitted seats and table providing an excellent space for sitting out and entertaining. Two steps down leads to a further decking area with artificial turf and a further patio area at the bottom of the garden. There are attractive raised well stocked flower beds providing a varied selection of shrubs etc. Outside lights, power and cold water tap.
Directional Notes -
The approach from Derby is via Duffield Road (A6) heading north out of the city centre. Turn right onto Belper Road and turn left into Kingston Street, right into Arthur Street and number 88 will be located on the left hand side identified by our for sale board.
Strictly by appointment through Scargill Mann & Co - Derby office (JW/DW).
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