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3 bedroom house for sale

The Square, Wensley, MATLOCK, Derbyshire, DE4 2LJ

Sold STC £178,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Delightful early period cottage
  • Partially built in dressed Ashlar stone
  • Overlooking the square of Wensley
  • Three bedrooms
  • Lounge
  • Dining kitchen
  • Storage Cellar
  • The property has no garden
  • Gas fired central heating
  • VILLAGE LOCATION

Full description

A delightful early period property partially built in dressed Ashlar stone, with corbelled kneelers and a capped gable, mullioned window and decorative quoins. With a later extension in random limestone. The property is located over looking the square of the popular village of Wensley. The accommodation offers three bedrooms, family bathroom, sitting room and dining kitchen with a storage cellar. Wensley is an attractive village set on a hillside overlooking the Derwent Valley, surrounded by open countryside, on the edge of the Peak District National Park. There are excellent local amenities at nearby Darley Dale and the towns of Matlock and Bakewell are just a few minutes away. The village is within easy commuting distance of the cities if Sheffield, Nottingham and Derby.

Entering the property via a half-glazed panelled door which opens to:

Dining Kitchen 14'6 x 7'4 (4.42m x 2.23m)
Having three side aspect windows overlooking the square. The room has polished, exposed birch floorboards and a good range of kitchen units in a pine finish with cupboards and drawers set beneath a solid timber work surface with a tiled splash back. There are two inset stainless circular sinks with mixer tap and a four burner gas hob beneath which is a fan-assisted electric oven and grill. There is a wall-mounted plate rack and cup rack. Beneath the work surface there is a fridge and freezer. The room has exposed beams to the ceiling and is illuminated by down light spotlights and a centre light point. There is ample space in the room for a family dining table if required. The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve. A trapdoor opens to a small cellar area with lighting, power and original stone flagged floor and stone thrall. Concealed within a cupboard in the kitchen is the combination gas fired boiler which provides hot water and central heating to the property.

A fifteen pane glazed door leads to:

Sitting Room 13'9 x 12'8 (4.19m x 3.86m)
With a front aspect cottage style window, exposed beams to the ceiling with a heavy central beam, polished birch flooring following through from the kitchen and a fine original period fireplace with a decorative stone surround and raised hearth, housing a multi-fuel stove. The room is illuminated by wall lamp points controlled by a dimmer switch and a batten door with thumb latch opens to a cloak cupboard with hanging space. There is a television aerial point and two display niches, telephone point and central heating radiator.

A fifteen pane door with obscured glass leads to:

Study/Bedroom Three 13'5 x 7'8 (4.09m x 2.33m)
With a front aspect double glazed cottage style window, polished birch flooring, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve. To one end of the room are fitted solid timber cupboards, one of which houses a circular wash hand basin, the other housing space and connection for an automatic washing machine, currently fitted with a Hotpoint Aquarius washer dryer which is included in the sale. There are fitted open display shelves. This room would make an ideal hobby room, family room, study etc. or third bedroom.

From the sitting room, a staircase rises to:

First Floor Landing 7'2 x 5'2 (2.18m x 1.57m)
Having a rear aspect window with obscured glass, central heating radiator and batten doors with thumb latches opening to:

Bedroom One 13'1 x 10'8 (3.99m x 3.25m)
With a front aspect cottage style window overlooking the square, having a deep window sill and fitted pine shutters. The room has a central heating radiator and a built in wardrobe with hanging space and storage shelving.

Bedroom Two 9'7 x 7'5 (2.92m x 2.26m)
With front aspect casement windows set within exposed stone mullions. The room has a heavy exposed rustic roof purling. There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and fitted shelf with coat hooks beneath.

Bathroom 5'4 x 6'0 (1.63m x 7.83m)
Having a Velux roof light window, heavy exposed roof purling and suite with panelled bath having mixer shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled W.C. There are fitted open display shelves and storage cupboards. The room has a ladder-style towel radiator and extractor fan.

Outside
To the front of the property is a small forecourt with a stone seat.

Services
All mains services are connected to the property.

Directions
Leaving Matlock along the A6 towards Bakewell, upon reaching Darley Dale turn left along the B5057 sign posted Wensley, after crossing the river follow the road up the hill to Wensley Village, turn left onto The Square where the property can be found on the right hand side.


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:
17 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Matlock (2.1 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (2.7 mi)
  • Cromford (3.4 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

  • Matlock (2.1 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (2.7 mi)
  • Cromford (3.4 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

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

Disclaimer - Property reference WENS04783. 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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