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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Burley Drive, Quarndon, Derby


Property Description

Key features

  • Retaining much of its original wealth of charm and character within a splendid garden and having magnificent views to the rear
  • Gas central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Enclosed porch
  • Fine reception hallway with oak staircase off
  • Guest's cloakroom
  • Drawing room with magnificent feature fireplace
  • Formal dining room
  • Handcrafted family breakfast kitchen with a quality range of units and appliances
  • Separate utility room

Full description

OUTLINE PLANNING CONSENT GRANTED - SEE PROPOSED PLANS - Superb Individual five bedroomed detached residence retaining much of its original wealth of charm and character within a splendid garden and having magnificent views to the rear. Ecclesbourne School Catchment.

General Information -

A magnificent and superbly appointed five bedroomed detached family home enjoying a peaceful cul-de-sac location. We advise potential viewers that the property has recently been granted outline planning consent for an extension to the current accommodation which would significantly improve the garage, making it a double, provide an additional utility room to the kitchen and a master bedroom suite to the first floor with dressing room and en-suite.

The property, which has been the subject of comprehensive refurbishment to exacting standards by its current vendors, provides delightful accommodation with a wealth of original charm and character and the advantages of full central heating, double glazing and insulation throughout. It now provides enclosed entrance porch leading to a magnificent entrance hall with oak staircase off, guests cloakroom with low level w.c., formal drawing room with feature decorative fireplace and French doors providing access to the garden, formal dining room, superbly reappointed and fully fitted kitchen with handcrafted units and fully integrated appliances, spacious utility room and ground floor shower room.

There is a superb family room, again providing access to the garden, ideal for children and the first floor spacious landing leads to four well proportioned bedrooms, a principal refurbished bathroom and additional guests bathroom. To the second floor there are additional rooms providing a fifth bedroom, dressing room and en-suite shower room.

The property is approached via a good sized driveway leading to an attached single garage and to the rear there is a most delightful landscaped garden, carefully considered and planned to take advantage of the fine views. There are large patio areas ideal for alfresco dining, sweeping lawns with well stocked mature flowering beds and borders.

The sale provides a genuine opportunity for the discerning purchaser to acquire a superbly appointed traditionally-styled property in a much sought after and favoured location with a range of local facilities and open countryside being within easy reach and Derby city centre only a short drive away. Viewing can be strongly recommended.

The Location -

The property is situated in the heart of the highly favoured village of Quarndon which boasts ease of access to comprehensive facilities, local schooling, Allestree Park and golf course, the City centre and swift access to the A38 and A6.

Accommodation -

On The Ground Floor -

Entrance Porch - With feature arched solid door to the front with inner arched oak and glazed door providing access to:

Magnificent Reception Hallway - With handcrafted oak staircase with balustrade and rail, oak skirtings and architraves, decorative Tudor rose relief, polished oak floor.

Guest's Cloakroom - With low level w.c., wash hand basin by Villeroy & Boch, tiled surrounds, Amtico floor covering.

Magnificent Drawing Room - 6.71m x 4.85m (22'0" x 15'11") - With decorative period-styled feature fireplace incorporating open fire with cast iron grate and polished marble hearth, moulded corniced ceiling, upvc French door and glazed sidescreen providing access to the delightful garden with views over open countryside.

Formal Dining Room - 4.98m x 4.22m (16'4" x 13'10") - With decorative feature fireplace having oak surround, polished marble insert and hearth, moulded corniced ceiling, French doors providing access to the garden having fine views, oak glazed French doors to the breakfast kitchen.

Superbly Appointed Refitted Breakfast Kitchen - 7.21m x 4.06m (23'8" x 13'4") - (maximum measurements) individually designed and handcrafted by Prentice to provide a stunning feature of the home. The kitchen provides comprehensive base and drawer units with polished granite work surfaces over and complementary wall mounted cupboards, feature island with additional base and drawer units, again with work surfaces over and built-in butchers block. Comprehensive range of quality appliances are to be included in the sale and will include the Britannia gas range cooker with large extractor hood over, integrated Bosch dishwasher, microwave and refrigerator. Amtico floor covering throughout the kitchen and dining area.

Utility Room - 5.36m x 2.87m (17'7" x 9'5") - With a range of fitted base units, wall mounted cupboards and drawer units and base cupboards, inset stainless steel sink unit, appliance spaces and plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer, shelved storage cupboards and upright fridge/freezer.

Tiled Shower Room - With a quality three-piece suite including wash hand basin, low level w.c, shower cubicle with power shower over.

Family Room - 5.46m x 4.06m (17'11" x 13'4") - With double glazed patio door having glazed sidescreens providing access to the delightful garden.

On The First Floor -

Spacious Landing - With handcrafted solid oak balustrade matching the staircase, corniced ceiling, oak skirting boards and architraves.

Master Bedroom - 4.98m x 4.19m (16'4" x 13'9") - With fitted wardrobes having ample hanging and shelving space, magnificent views over the garden.

Bedroom Two - 4.85m x 3.76m (15'11" x 12'4") - With inset oval vanity wash hand basin in composite marble surround.

Bedroom Three - 3.68m x 2.79m (12'1" x 9'2") -

Bedroom Four - 2.97m x 2.74m (9'9" x 9'0") -

Principal Family Bathroom - Having been recently refitted with a quality white suite offering low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with fully tiled surrounds.

Bathroom - 5.46m x 4.06m (17'11" x 13'4") - With low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin and shower unit with tiled surrounds.

On The Second Floor -

Inner Landing - With staircase off with exposed beamed ceiling, built-in under eaves storage cupboards, built-in double wardrobe with hanging rail.

Bedroom Five - 4.32m x 3.66m (14'2" x 12'0") - (maximum measurements) with double glazed Velux rooflights, under eaves storage cupboards, access to an additional room/dressing room with further under eaves storage cupboards, vanity unit with oval wash hand basin, tiled surrounds and base cupboard beneath.

En-Suite Shower Room - With low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, shower cubicle with tiled surrounds and electric shower over.

Outside -

To the front of the property there is a good sized driveway having direct access to the SINGLE GARAGE, BRICK-BUILT WINE CELLAR with air conditioning unit, preparation area and wine racking. Drawings have been done and planning permission has been granted for a double garage.

To the rear there is a most delightful, thoughtfully landscaped garden taking advantage of the magnificent views offering a high degree of privacy. There is a large flagstone terraced area, ideal for alfresco dining leading down to a large lawned area with well stocked mature flowering shrubs, specimen plants and trees.

GOOD SIZED SUMMERHOUSE and a superb water feature.

There are HEATED KENNELS and a lower level area leading directly onto open countryside.

Directional Note -

From Derby city centre proceed along the main A6 travelling through Allestree Old Village. Take the turning left into Burley Lane where signposted for Quarndon, then after approximately one mile turn right into Burley Drive and the property is situated on the right hand side.

Viewing -

Strictly by arrangement through Scargill Mann & Co - Derby Office (DM 24.03.2014 / 28.07.2014)

EPC rating D

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