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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Recreation Road, Wirksworth, Derbyshire

Sold STC £185,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Sealed unit upvc double glazing
  • Wood burning stove servicing central heating and domestic hot water
  • Well proportioned reception hallway
  • Living room with wood burning stove
  • Particularly well appointed kitchen
  • Utility room / store
  • Three bedrooms
  • Well appointed bathroom
  • Driveway providing ample off street parking
  • Garage

Full description

Well presented three bedroomed semi-detached property benefitting from a driveway and garage, enjoying views towards surrounding countryside

General Information -

This sale offers an excellent opportunity for the discerning purchaser or family looking to acquire this well appointed three bedroomed semi-detached property which occupies a convenient location within Wirksworth and has views towards surrounding countryside.

The property has been sympathetically and stylishly renovated throughout having a full rewire in 2010 and new double glazing and front door in 2013. A wood burning stove has been fitted in the lounge which provides domestic hot water and services the central heating system. Internally the property briefly comprises well proportioned reception hallway with useful under stairs shoe store area, living room with wood burning stove, well fitted kitchen with Shaker style painted units (Farrow and Ball Lamp Room Gray) and a utility room / store. To the first floor are three bedrooms and a well appointed bathroom.

Outside to the front of the property is a driveway which provides ample off street parking and access to a garage. Furthermore there is an attractive lawned foregarden with herbaceous border. To the rear is a particularly attractive garden with patio area, lawned garden, raised railway sleeper vegetable beds and wood store.

Location -

Wirksworth is a popular town set in beautiful countryside with a wide range of facilities available locally including shops, schools and leisure facilities. Matlock town centre is approximately four miles to the north offering a good range of amenities and Derby city centre is approximately fifteen miles to the south offering a broader range of amenities.

Carsington Water is approximately four miles to the west with its leisure facilities and water sports. Bakewell is approximately ten miles to the north - a famous peak district town and all other facilities associated with the Peak National Park are all within easy reach. It should also be noted that the nearby A38 provides swift onward travel to both the north and south, nearby regional centres and the main motorway network. In addition, there are railway stations located at Matlock, Matlock Bath, Cromford and Whatstandwell, which in turn connect to Derby Station.

Accommodation -

Panelled and opaque double glazed composite entrance door provides access to:

Well Proportioned Reception Hallway - 2.54m x 2.65m (8'4" x 8'8") - Note the measurements include the staircase off to first floor and the most useful under stairs storage area. Ceramic tiled floor covering. Central heating radiator. Sealed unit double glazed opaque window in upvc frame to front. Door provides access to:

Living Room - 5.88m x 3.30m (19'3" x 10'10") - Note the latter measurement being taken into the recess adjacent to the chimney breast which incorporates a cast Dunsley Highlander 16kw multi fuel stove fitted with a fully integrated boiler which fuels the central heating and domestic hot water as well as providing heat to the room. Coved cornice. Central heating radiator. Sealed unit double glazed windows in upvc frames to front which overlook the foregarden and have roof top views towards Pittywood. Sealed unit double glazed windows in upvc frames to rear which overlook the garden and have roof top views towards Barrel Edge. Door provides access to:

Fitted Kitchen - 3.19m x 2.65m (10'6" x 8'8") - Having an extensive range of solid oak preparation surfaces incorporating a recessed ceramic Belfast Franke sink unit with feature chromed mixer tap over with tiled splashback surround with a range of panelled Shaker style hand painted (Farrow and Ball Lamp Room Gray) base drawers and cupboards beneath relieved by soft closing fittings. Complementary wall mounted cupboards over. Solid oak hand crafted floated shelves. Fisher & Paykel free standing Range cooker dual fuel (OR90L7DGFX1) finished in stainless steel incorporating five ring gas hob and two electric ovens (one large and one small). Integrated Bosch dishwasher. Appliance space for a large fridge / freezer. Recessed spot lights. Central heating radiator. Ceramic tiled floor covering. Electric extractor fan. Sealed unit double glazed window in upvc frame to side. Panelled and opaque glazed door provides access to:

Utility Room - 1.99m x 1.86m (6'6" x 6'1") - Having two appliance spaces one with plumbing suitable for an automatic washing machine and a second ideal for a tumble dryer. Shelving, power and lighting. Window to side. Panelled and opaque glazed door leading to the garden.

First Floor -

Landing - Having trap door access to roof space. Sealed unit double glazed window in upvc frame to side. Four doors provide access to the bedrooms and bathroom respectively.

Bedroom One - 3.63m x 3.3.30m (11'11" x 10'10") - Having exposed varnished pine floor boards. Central heating radiator. Fitted shelves to adjacent chimney recess. Sealed unit double glazed window in upvc frame to front enjoying roof top views towards surrounding countryside (Pittywood).

Bedroom Two - 3.28m x 2.13m (10'9" x 7'0") - Having central heating radiator. Exposed varnished floor boards. Built-in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder with slatted shelving over. Sealed unit double glazed window in upvc frame to rear enjoying views towards Barrel Edge.

L-Shaped Bedroom Three - 2.71m x 1.66m extending to 2.62m (8'11" x 5'5" ex - Note the latter measurement including the bulkhead of the staircase. Central heating radiator. Sealed unit double glazed window in upvc frame to side.

Bathroom - Being part tiled with Fired Earth cream crackle glazed tiles and having a white suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin with chromed mixer tap over, low level WC and bath with chromed mixer bath taps and Mira sport max air boost 10.8kw shower over. Chromed ladder style heated towel rail. Recessed spot lights. Electric extractor fan. Sealed unit double glazed opaque window in upvc frame to rear.

Outside -

Immediately to the front of the property is a well established lawned foregarden with flowering and herbaceous borders and adjacent tarmacadamed driveway with cold water tap and providing parking and access to the garage.

Garage - 5.47m x 2.47m (17'11" x 8'1") - Having power and light. Window to side. Up and over door to front.

Immediately to the rear of the property is an attractive garden with paved patio area, flowering and herbaceous borders and raised railway sleeper vegetable beds. The garden is enclosed by a range of close lapped timber fencing, walling and hedging.

Directional Note -

The approach from our Wirksworth Office is to proceed down St John's Street and upon reaching the mini-roundabout junction turn right into Summer Lane. Proceed along Summer Lane taking the second turning on the left into Arkwright Street. Proceed along this road which becomes Recreation Road and number 36 is located on the left hand side.

Viewing -

Strictly by appointment through Scargill Mann & Co - Wirksworth Office 01629 823489 (AT 28.04.2016)

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Listing History

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29 April 2016


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