3 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Street, Alvaston, Derby

Offers in Excess of £250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Rarity on the market
  • Circa 1850
  • Delightful and mature south facing garden plot
  • Generous gravelled driveway
  • Overall plot approximately fifth of an acre
  • Gas central heating
  • Wood unit double glazing
  • Entrance hallway
  • Lounge
  • Dining room

Full description

A true rarity on the market is this delightful Grade II Listed character detached cottage, set within the heart of Old Alvaston Village. The property which we understand dates back to Circa 1850 stands in a delightful mature and most generous south facing garden plot which really has to be viewed to be fully appreciated. The accommodation has gas central heating and in brief comprises: entrance hall, lounge, dining room, dining well appointed kitchen, separate utility room, ground floor bathroom. The first floor landing leads to three double bedrooms and the spacious master bedroom has an en-suite shower room. The property is accessed by double opening wrought iron gates and leads to a generous gravelled driveway.

General Information -

A true rarity on the market is this delightful and attractive Grade II listed character detached cottage, set within the heart of Alvaston. The property, we understand, dates back to circa 1850 and stands in this delightful mature and most generous south facing garden plot, which extends to around a fifth of an acre.

The accommodation has been well maintained by the current vendors and has the benefit of a recently installed combination gas boiler central heating system (installed January 2016), with a ten year warranty, wood unit double glazed windows and in brief comprises, entrance hallway, lounge, dining room, well appointed dining kitchen, separate utility room, ground floor bathroom, first floor landing, three well proportioned double bedrooms and master with en-suite shower room.

Outside, the property is approached off Church Street via decorative wrought iron double opening gates leading to a generous gravelled driveway providing off-road car standing for approximately six vehicles. There is an extensive lawned area which offers a good degree of privacy and is enclosed by a walled and fenced panelled boundary.

Location -

Alvaston is a popular residential suburb of Derby located approximately three miles south east of Derby City centre.

There is easy access to schooling including Alvaston Community Junior School and St Fisher Roman Catholic Primary School.

Alvaston is well positioned for access to the major road networks with the A50 and A38 giving onward access to the main motorway network and East Midlands Airport is located approximately ten miles away.

There is a regular bus service into Derby City centre, which offers a wider range of shops and amenities including the noted intu shopping centre with its major retail outlets and state of the art cinema.

Accommodation -

On The Ground Floor -

Entrance Hallway - Wood unit double glazed doorway, staircase leading to the first floor and alarm keypad.

Lounge - 15'9" x 11'1" (4.80m x 3.38m) - Feature fireplace with coal effect living flame gas fire, cast iron surround, tiled inserts, granite hearth, solid pine wood surround, central heating radiator, TV point and wood unit double glazed window to the front elevation.

Dining Room - 15'9" x 11'2" (4.80m x 3.40m) - Feature fireplace with coal effect living flame gas fire, cast iron and pine surround, tiled inserts, central heating radiator, understairs storage cupboard, telephone point and wood unit double glazed window to the front elevation.

Kitchen - 14'5" x 12'5" (4.39m x 3.78m) - (Re-fitted approximately seven years ago). With a range of quality beech effect fronted wall, base and drawer units, roll edge laminated work surfaces over, integrated appliances comprising, Neff stainless steel electric fan assisted oven, combination oven, pull-out hotplate warming drawer, glass topped four ring gas hob with extractor canopy over, corner Blanco sink unit with brush steel mixer tap and water filter, tiled splashbacks, Neff integrated dishwasher, low level appliance space with plumbing for automatic washing machine, ceramic tiled floor, central heating radiator, recessed halogen down-lighters and wood unit double glazed window to the front elevation.

Utility Room - 8'2" x 4'8" (2.49m x 1.42m) - Base cupboards, roll edge laminated work surfaces, wall mounted cupboards and Logic Ideal condensing boiler installed in January 2016.

Ground Floor Bathroom In White - 9'2" x 8'4" (2.79m x 2.54m) - Four piece suite comprising, corner Whirlpool bath with Victorian style mixer attachment, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, single width shower cubicle with wall mounted electric shower, full ceramic tiling to walls and floor, central heating radiator and obscure wood unit double glazed windows to the front and side elevations.

On The First Floor -

Landing - Velux window to the rear elevation.

Bedroom Two - 15'10" x 11' (4.83m x 3.35m) - Central heating radiator, cable TV point, two wood unit double glazed windows to the side and front elevations and built-in storage cupboard.

Master Bedroom - 21'2" x 14'4" max to 9'5" (6.45m x 4.37m max to 2. - Two central heating radiators, built-in wardrobes and storage cupboard, dressing area, wood unit double glazed windows to the side and front elevations.

En-Suite Shower Room In White - 7'11" x 4'8" (2.41m x 1.42m) - Three piece suite comprising, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, single width shower cubicle with wall mounted Triton electric shower, full tiling to the walls, central heating radiator and extractor fan.

Bedroom Three - 11'2" x 11'1" max (3.40m x 3.38m max) - Central heating radiator, telephone point and wood unit double glazed window to the front elevation.

Outside & Gardens -

The property is approached via double opening wrought iron gates leading to a generous gravelled driveway providing off-road car standing for approximately six vehicles and a block paved pathway.

The garden is a generous plot, approximately a fifth of an acre and benefits from a good degree of privacy, area laid to lawn, gravelled borders, raised level planting beds, block paved seating area, cold water tap, security light, timber and plastic framed sheds and is enclosed by a mainly hedgerow, walled and fence panelled boundary.

Directional Note -

Leaving Derby City centre via Pride Park and heading towards Alvaston, at the main traffic island turn left onto London Road (A6). Proceed through Alvaston shopping centre and at the next island take the second exit straight-ahead onto A5111. At the next traffic island continue straight-ahead, then turn immediately left onto Elvaston Lane. Proceed down and take the fifth turning on the left hand side. The property will be located on the left hand side, identified by our 'for sale' board.

Viewing -

Strictly by appointment through Scargill Mann & Co - Derby office (JC/SC).

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Listing History

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29 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Spondon (1.2 mi)
  • Peartree (2.3 mi)
  • Derby (2.3 mi)
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4 St. James's Street Derby DE1 1RL

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Nearest stations

  • Spondon (1.2 mi)
  • Peartree (2.3 mi)
  • Derby (2.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Scargill Mann & Co , Derby

4 St. James's Street Derby DE1 1RL

01332 448055 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.

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