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2 bedroom house for sale

The Alley, Middleton-by-Wirksworth, MATLOCK, Derbyshire, DE4 4LP

Sold by Us £190,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming Stone Built Cottage
  • Believed to Date Back to the 1700s
  • Wealth of Original Features
  • Set Over Three Floors
  • Two Bedrooms & Bathroom
  • Kitchen with Rayburn
  • Living Room with Open Fire
  • Entrance Hall with Cloak Room off
  • Patio Garden, Wash House, Store Room & Workshop

Full description

A charming and characterful cottage, believed to date back to the 1700s, having a wealth of original features including original fire openings, beamed ceilings and original kite winder staircase. Ideally located within easy reach of the village centre, this delightful property is set over three floors and offers two bedrooms, family bathroom, living room, kitchen and entrance hall with cloak room off. To the front of the property is a delightful courtyard style garden with raised borders, a brick built wash house/store room and detached workshop. Middleton-by-Wirksworth is a delightful village surrounded by open countryside close the High Peak Trail where there are beautiful walks with fine views. Ideally situated for the towns of Wirksworth, Matlock and Ashbourne and within commuting distance of Derby and Nottingham.

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

ENTRANCE HALLWAY 5'3 x 4'10 (1.6m x 1.47m)
Having front aspect double glazed and leaded windows, ceramic tiles to the floor and central heating radiator. A batten door with thumb latch opens to:

CLOAK ROOM 4'9 x 3' (1.45m x 0.91m)
With a front aspect double glazed and leaded window with obscured glass, ceramic tiles to the floor following through from the entrance hallway, coat hanging space and suite with low level W.C. and wall hung wash hand basin.

From the hallway a batten door with thumb latch opens to:

SITTING ROOM 13'1 x 12'2 (3.99m x 3.71m)
Having a pair of front aspect double glazed and leaded windows overlooking the courtyard garden. The room has original exposed beams to the ceiling with a heavy central beam, feature fireplace with polished timber surround and cast iron insert housing an open grate. To the side of the chimneybreast is an illuminated display niche. The room has wall lamp points, central heating radiator, television aerial and telephone point. A batten door with thumb latch leads to:

KITCHEN 8'1 x 7'7 (2.46m x 2.31m)
With front aspect double glazed and leaded window. A good range of kitchen units in an oak finish with cupboards and drawers set beneath a roll edge work surface. There are wall mounted glass fronted display cabinets, open plate rack and a curtain fronted niche with storage shelves. Set within the work surface is a stainless sink with mixer tap. Beneath the work surface there is space for an under work surface fridge and space and connection for an automatic washing machine or dishwasher. Set within the chimneypiece is the Rayburn Nouvelle gas fired cooker with twin lidded hotplates and double oven.

From the sitting room a batten door with thumb latch opens to an original kite winder staircase which rises to:

Where a door leads to:

BEDROOM ONE 13'5 x 12'10 (4.09m x 3.91m)
Having a front aspect double glazed window overlooking the garden and the surrounding properties. The room has an original fireplace with a painted stone surround creating a display niche, central heating radiator, heavy exposed original beam to the ceiling and built-in wardrobe providing hanging space and storage shelving. The room is illuminated by wall lamp points and there is a telephone point. A door opening leads to:

BATHROOM 8'7 x 7'4 (2.62m x 2.23m)
With front aspect double glazed windows with obscured glass. Suite with panelled bath having Triton electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level flush W.C. and matching bidet. Within the bathroom is an airing cupboard having slatted linen storage shelving and housing the hot water cylinder which is fitted with an immersion heater. The room has a central heating radiator and an extractor fan.

From, the first floor landing a kite winder staircase rises to the second floor and:

BEDROOM TWO 13'8 x 12'7 (4.16m x 3.83m)
Built into the shape of the roof with exposed roof purlins and having a cottage style sliding sash gable end window and two further Velux windows flooding the room with natural light. The room has a central heating radiator and a telephone point making it ideal for use as a work from home space, second sitting room etc.

Lying to the front of the property is a courtyard style garden with raised borders well stocked with a good variety of flowering plants and roses. Accessed from the courtyard is:

WORKSHOP 12'6 x 6'4 (3.81m x 1.93m)
Having front aspect double glazed windows, power and lighting.

WASH HOUSE 5'11 x 4' (1.8m x 1.22m)
With front aspect windows, power, lighting, hot and cold water supplies and an extractor fan. There is a wall mounted wash hand basin and connection for an automatic washing machine.

The property has outside lighting, power and water supplies.

All mains services are connected to the property.

COUNCIL TAX BAND (Correct at time of publication) - B

Total Floor Area 678.13ft2 (63m²)

Leaving Matlock along the A6 towards Derby, upon reaching the traffic lights at Cromford take the B5036 towards Wirksworth, follow the road up the hill turning right, shortly before the old railway bridge, into Porter Lane. At the cross roads turn right into Middleton Village, take the second right turn into The Alley where the property can be found on the right hand side identified by our for sale board.

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:
21 March 2016


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