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Lea Lane, Whatstandwell: Your 'Always on holiday' home

£189,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Idyllic Derbyshire Dales location
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Luxury home with open-plan living
  • Private allotment included
  • Free fishing on-site on River Derwent
  • Private parking
  • Over-45s park home living
  • Secure gated development

Full description

Truly, there can be fewer lovelier places to live than this! If the wish list for your new home includes a luxurious home in a safe, friendly community surrounded by spectacular scenery and all played out to a soundtrack of babbling brooks and birdsong, then this is the home for you.

Standing on your own private decking, you will appreciate the natural beauty all around you. The Merebrook development has won the David Bellamy Gold Conservation Award 7 years in a row. This award recognises ‘green champions’ and is testament to the care taken by the owners and community to protect the local environment.

The home itself stands on a prominent plot and we love the large open-plan lounge and kitchen, which itself leads out onto the expansive decking area. Light floods into the open-plan living area from all angles, “bringing the outside in” and the Velux roof window enhances this feeling. The views are simply stunning throughout the seasons.

Quality finishes in the kitchen and bathrooms, together with the huge double shower, give the home a modern, sleek feel.

That all-important factor of storage has been well thought-out, with plenty of kitchen space, built-in bedroom wardrobes, bathroom cabinets and a large outdoor shed too.

This is a home that has a lovely spacious feel throughout and also gives you every opportunity to take advantage of outdoor dining, reading and relaxing.

On site, there is a free allotment and free fishing rights on the River Derwent, which runs gently through the Merebrook site. Dinners could take on a truly locally-sourced flavour!

Merebrook is located in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Derwent Valley Mills – birthplace of the Industrial Revolution. The rolling Derbyshire Dales with towns and villages including Matlock Bath, Crich, Cromford and Wirksworth are all within 5 miles. Slightly further afield, Belper, Bakewell, Ashbourne and Buxton are all easily-accessible as, of course, is the breathtaking scenery of the Peak District.

Kitchen - The well appointed kitchen offers a luxury range of soft-closing, cream gloss shaker style units, with roll edged work surfaces and an elegant Travertine tile splashback, seamlessly blending into the open plan living area. The kitchen comprises all modern features such as a stainless steel, inset, one and a half sink with a contemporary chrome mixer tap, corner carousel unit, stainless steel inset four ring hob, single fan assisted oven and a contemporary glass and stainless steel chimney hood. In addition to this, the kitchen also benefits from recessed spotlights, double glazed UPVC window, electronically controlled Velux window, integrated (50/50) Fridge Freezer and full size dishwasher. Laminate flooring.

Living / Dining Area - This spacious area is enhanced by an exposed ceiling and an additional glazed, electronically controlled Velux window. There are two double glazed UPVC windows to the side, two further double glazed UPVC windows with matching French doors, which provide access to a large decked area and a further single double glazed UPVC door and double glazed window to the dining area. Further features include laminate flooring, coving and two single central heating radiators.

Hallway - 6.81m x 1m (22'4" x 3'3" ) - Benefits from a built-in storage cupboard, loft space access and coving. The contemporary feel is followed through via the Laminate flooring, recessed spotlights and six panelled doors, providing access to the two bedrooms, shower room, guest cloakroom, store and utility cupboard. Towards the gable end there is a singe double glazed UPVC window.

Bedroom One - 3.21m x 3.15m (10'6" x 10'4" ) - The bedroom boasts an eye level feature double glazed UPVC window and matching French doors allowing access to the outside space. Further features include a TV aerial, telephone point, recessed spotlights, laminate flooring, coving and single central heating radiator.

Bedroom Two - 3.52m x 3.15m (11'6" x 10'4" ) - This room benefits from floor to ceiling wardrobes, the length of the room, which incorporate hanging rails and shelves. Further features include a TV aerial, recessed spotlights, laminate flooring, coving, single central heating radiator and a single double glazed UPVC window.

Shower Room - 2.69m x 2.21m (8'9" x 7'3" ) - Fitted with a beautiful white three piece shower suite comprising of a wash hand basin built in to a vanity unit, offering cupboards above and below with a complementing work surface, W.C and double shower cubical. There is also the benefit of a recessed mirror with feature spotlight, electric shaver point, contemporary chrome towel radiator, extractor fan and floor to ceiling storage cupboard. Further features include recessed spotlights, laminate flooring, coving and a single double glazed UPVC opaque window.

Guest Cloakroom - 2.20m x 1.03m (7'2" x 3'4" ) - Fitted with a beautiful white two piece suite comprising a wash hand basin, tiled splashback and low level WC, with the benefit of a contemporary chrome towel radiator. Further features include recessed spotlights, laminate flooring, coving and a single double glazed UPVC window.

Utility Cupboard - 2.20m x 0.98m (7'2" x 3'2" ) - Having a wall mounted Smie gas fired boiler and washer dryer. Further features include slatted shelving, electricity consumer unit, laminate flooring, coving and a single central heating radiator.

Walk-In Cloak Room / Store - 2.21m x 1.89m (7'3" x 6'2" ) - Benefits from an internal safe and an extensive range of hanging rails and shelves. Further features include recessed spotlights, laminate flooring, coving, single central heating radiator and a single double glazed UPVC window.

Outside - Feature slabs lead to the front and side entrance doors with an attractive green stone surrounding the property, which also provides off street parking. There is an extensive raised decked patio area, which enjoys a southerly aspect with feature lighting. Outside tap.

Garden Shed - 2.41m x 1.81m (7'10" x 5'11" ) - Having power and lighting.


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