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4 bedroom house for sale

Coddington Lane, Whatstandwell, Derbyshire, DE4 5EL

£475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Unique Detached Family Home
  • SUPERB, UNRIVALLED PANORAMIC VIEWS
  • INSPECTION ESSENTIAL
  • Four Bedrooms & Family Bathroom
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Dining Kitchen
  • Storage Cellars & Open Garaging
  • Stands in Gardens of Approx. 1/3 Acre
  • Major Opportunity to Upgrade & Develop
  • Countryside Location, Close to Amenities

Full description

Large four double bedroom house in spectacular location. Occupying an elevated position with superb, unrivalled panoramic views over open Derbyshire countryside. Inspection is essential to appreciate this unique detached property, parts of which are believed to date back to the 17th century which is ideally located on the outskirts of the village of Whatstandwell, close to Crich, enjoying excellent local amenities and transport links. The property would benefit from refurbishment and upgrading and could be further developed if desired offering the purchaser the opportunity to create a truly outstanding and unique family home. The accommodation currently comprises four bedrooms, family bathroom, downstairs cloakroom/W.C., sitting room with study off, dining kitchen and drawing room. There are a range of outside stores, storage cellars and open garaging. The property stands in gardens of approximately one third of an acre and a driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles.

Entering the property via a half glazed UPVC entrance door which opens to:

HALLWAY 9'3 x 4' (2.82m x 1.22m)
Having a staircase rising to the first floor accommodation, night storage heater and doors opening to:

CLOAKROOM 4'9 x 4' (1.45m x 1.22m)
Being fully tiled with a ceramic tiled floor and having a front aspect double glazed window with obscured glass. Suite with close coupled W.C. and vanity style wash hand basin set within a work surface with a storage cupboard beneath.

DRAWING ROOM 16'2 x 15' (4.93m x 4.57m) (measured into the window recess and the fireplace alcove)
Having dual aspect UPVC double glazed windows; the front window overlooking the rockery garden. The room has exposed oak beams to the ceiling with a heavy central beam. An inglenook style fireplace, currently with a closed-off chimney which it is understood could be re-opened to take a log burning stove etc., subject to necessary tests. The room is illuminated by wall lamp points and there are electric night storage heaters.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM 11'4 x 17' (3.45m x 5.18m) (measured into the window recess)
With a front aspect UPVC double glazed picture window taking advantage of the superb far reaching views over the open countryside and the Derwent Valley. The kitchen has exposed beams to the ceiling and a range of kitchen units in a light wood effect finish with cupboards and drawers beneath a marble effect work surface with a tiled splashback. There are wall mounted storage cupboards, double stainless sink unit with connection for a slim line dishwasher beneath. Fitted within the work surface is an Induction hob and sited within the kitchen is an eye-level fan assisted electric oven. An alcove with closed-off chimney column above was previously the site of a Rayburn solid fuel range which is understood could be reinstated subject to the necessary work and tests. The room has a night storage heater and space for a family dining table. A glazed door opens to:

REAR ENTRANCE PORCH 6'5 x 4'5 (1.95m x 1.35m)
Having a glazed entrance door which opens to a covered walkway to the rear of the property. A batten door with thumb latch opens to a stone staircase which descends to:

CELLARS
Set beneath the drawing room and kitchen with barrel vault ceilings and an original slop stone sink.

From the kitchen a panelled door leads to:

SITTING ROOM 18'7 x 13'4 max (5.66m x 4.06m)
Having UPVC double glazed, corner, picture windows taking advantage of the superb far reaching views taking in Crich Stand, the Derwent Valley and the open countryside towards Carsington, Matlock and all points between. The room has exposed oak beams to the ceiling, a feature fireplace with a fossil marble hearth housing an open grate. The room has electric night storage heaters, wall and centre light points and telephone point. A half glazed door opens to:

STUDY 8'7 x 7'1 (2.62m x 2.16m)
With a rear aspect double glazed picture window again taking advantage of the far reaching views. The room has exposed beams to the ceiling and a display niche with fitted shelving.

From the reception hallway a staircase rises to:

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 18' x 3'6 (5.48m x 1.07m)
Having a window to the rear of the property and a panelled door opening to:

BEDROOM ONE 14'5 x 13'5 (4.39m x 4.09m)
With dual aspect casement windows; the front window with fine far reaching views. A batten door with thumb latch opens to a storage cupboard over the entrance hall 4'9 x 3' housing the hot water cylinder with immersion heater and controls for the solar panels which provide hot water to the property. (The solar panel system is currently not working)

FAMILY BATHROOM 10' x 5'7 (3.05m x 1.7m)
Having rear aspect double glazed windows with obscured glass. A fully tiled room with suite with panelled bath having mixer taps and hand held shower spray, pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled W.C. and level entry shower cubicle with Triton Rapid shower. The room has a night storage heater and an extractor fan.

BEDROOM TWO 16'7 x 11'8 (5.05m x 3.56m)
With corner UPVC double glazed picture windows enjoying the superb views afforded by the property. The room has a feature exposed stonewall and a vanity wash hand basin set within a work surface with storage cupboards beneath.

BEDROOM THREE 10'11 x 9'3 (3.32m x 2.82m)
With a front aspect UPVC double glazed window again taking advantage of the views. There is a built-in storage cupboard over the entrance hall.

BEDROOM FOUR 12' x 8'9 (3.66m x 2.67m)
With rear aspect UPVC double glazed tilt 'n' turn windows with views over the open countryside. A glazed entrance door opens to the covered walkway to the rear of the property. The room has a wall mounted wash hand basin.

OUTSIDE
The property is approached via a driveway with hard standing pull-ins for several vehicles. The driveway leads to an OPEN FRONT GARAGE 14'10 x 14'2 (4.52m x 4.32m)

From the driveway steps set beneath the covered walkway lead to a rear yard area giving access to the rear entrance door with an opening leading to:

STORAGE SPACE 16'6 x 6'3 (5.03m x 1.9m)
An undercroft storage space beneath the garage having a glazed door opening onto the gardens to the rear of the property. A door opens to:

WORKSHOP 8'10 x 6'2 (2.69m x 1.88m)
With fitted work bench and window to the covered rear yard.

From the covered rear yard a batten door with thumb latch opens to a further external covered area with a window to the rear of the drawing room. To the front of the property a raised flagged terrace takes advantage of the superb far reaching views from where steps rise through a terrace garden well stocked with a good variety of flowering plants and ornamental shrubs designed to give colour and interest throughout the year. To the rear of the property is a further area of garden set out in terraces currently laid to grass.

PARKING
Ample off road parking and garaging comprising open fronted garage for two vehicles and off-drive parking spaces for up to four more.

SERVICES AND GENERAL INFORMATION
Mains electricity and water are connected to the property. Heating and hot water are supplied by solar panels and electricity. Drainage is by way of a septic tank.

COUNCIL TAX BAND (Correct at time of publication) 'E'

Total Floor Area 1349.45ft2 (125m²)

DIRECTIONS
From the centre of Crich take the B5035 towards the Tramway Village, at the old market cross take Cromford road signposted Tramway Village, shortly after the left hand bend by the Tramway Village turn left into Carr Lane, the property can be found on the right hand side identified by our for sale board.

The vendor states original deeds obsolete - the property is registered with the land registry under Title 357351.

Disclaimer
All measurements in these details are approximate. None of the fixed appliances or services have been tested and no warranty can be given to their condition. The deeds have not been inspected by the writers of these details. These particulars are produced in good faith with the approval of the vendor but they should not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact and they do not constitute any part of an offer or contract.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 February 2016

Nearest stations

  • Whatstandwell (0.6 mi)
  • Ambergate (2.1 mi)
  • Cromford (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Sally Botham Estates, Matlock

27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

01629 358006 Local call rate

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27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

01629 358006 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Whatstandwell (0.6 mi)
  • Ambergate (2.1 mi)
  • Cromford (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sally Botham Estates, Matlock

27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

01629 358006 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Disclaimer - Property reference WHAT04793. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Sally Botham Estates, Matlock. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

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