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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Nottingham Road, Somercotes

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Tenure: Freehold


A very rare opportunity has arisen to offer to the market this Victorian character gentlemen's residence brimming with original features, spacious rooms with high ceiling, sash windows, deep skirting boards, mullion windows, finials on the roof, panelled doors with brass handles and finger plates and a magnificent mahogany staircase, The property is set on approximately half an acre and has a splendid garden to the rear. The accommodation is a blank canvas and is ripe for modernisation. Internally the accommodation very briefly comprises: Spacious Entrance hall with staircase to the first floor accommodation, lounge with feature fireplace, bay window to the front and elaborate cornice to the ceiling, formal dining room with fireplace, butler's pantry with Belfast sink, pantry with L shaped stone shelf, kitchen with butlers cupboards, gas aga and panelled doors to the hallway and scullery. There is a rear porch with door to the side, scullery with range cooker, base units and drawers. Beyond the Scullery there is a store with latched door, shelves and brick floor. To the first floor there is a very spacious galleried landing with stained glass windows. There are four bedrooms with three of them having feature fireplaces and being of a generous size and there is a good size family bathroom with three piece suite. Outside there are stunning well stocked gardens to the rear incorporating orchards, lawns gravelled pathways, ornamental pond with stone seat, vegetable patches and a wide variety of well established flower, shrubs and trees. To the front there is a gravelled driveway providing off road parking and this continues to the side of the property. Early inspection is very strongly recommended to avoid disappointment.

The property is approached by a latticework storm porch having tiled floor with door leading to the reception hall.

The front door opens into an imposing hallway with a mahogany staircase, bevelled panelling and spindles rising to the first floor accommodation. There is a Minton tiled floor dado rail, under stairs broom cupboard, door opening into the rear garden and telephone point.

4.27m (14ft 0in) plus bay x 4.24m (13ft 11in)
With bay window to the front with stained glass lights, deep skirting boards, feature fireplace with open grate, picture rail, telephone point, Victorian moulded cornice to the ceiling and plaster ceiling rose. There is a mahogany panelled door with brass ornate doorknob and finger plate.

Dining Room:
4.29m (14ft 1in) x 4.27m (14ft 0in) plus recess
This is a spacious formal dining room with window to the front with stained glass lights, picture rail, deep skirting boards, ceiling rose, dado shelf, feature open fireplace with dog grate and mahogany panelled door with brass doorknob and finger plate.

Butlers Pantry:
3.23m (10ft 7in) x 1.88m (6ft 2in)
With shelving, sash window to the side and Belfast sink.

4.24m (13ft 11in) x 1.9m (6ft 3in) plus recess
With steps leading to the pantry with L shaped stone slab, quarry tiled floor, window to the side elevation and shelving.

4.01m (13ft 2in) to chimney breast x 3.63m (11ft 11in)
This is a room brimming with features to include, three deep butler cupboards with drawers having brass handles, there is a fire side storage cupboard with shelves, recess with gas Aga with double oven and warming drawer and two hot plates. There is a quarry tiled floor, window to the side elevation and door to the hallway.

Rear Porch :
With door to the side, dado rail, quarry tiled floor and built in cupboards and drawers.

3.05m (10ft 0in) x 2.9m (9ft 6in)
With range cooker with electric oven and six burner hob, double drainer stainless steel sink unit, plumbing for dishwasher, base units and drawers, double glazed window and quarry tiled floor.

Rear Store:
With brick floor, shelves and latch door.

The landing is light and airy with a mahogany balustrade, access to the loft, shelves, dado rail, exposed timber floor and stained glass windows to front and rear.

Bedroom 1:
4.27m (14ft 0in) x 4.27m (14ft 0in)
With window to the front with leaded lights, feature fireplace with tiled hearth, coving to the ceiling, deep skirting boards, and panelled door to the landing.

Bedroom 2:
4.27m (14ft 0in) x 4.27m (14ft 0in)
With window to the front elevation with leaded light, coving to the ceiling and feature fireplace,

Bedroom 3:
4.04m (13ft 3in) to chimney breast x 3.63m (11ft 11in)
This is a spacious room with sash window to the rear elevation, airing cupboard, exposed timber floor, feature fireplace, gas lamp bracket and panelled door with brass door handle.

Bedroom 4:
4.22m (13ft 10in) x 2.44m (8ft 0in)
With sash window to the side and exposed timber flooring.

With white three piece suite comprising: panelled bath, high level W.C., pedestal wash hand basin, splash back tiling, heated towel rail and sash window to the side elevation.

The property is approached via double opening gates which open onto a gravelled driveway which provides ample off road car parking to the front and continues round to the side. Within the front garden there are very well established trees and shrubs. The driveway to the side leads to a garage size store with double opening doors, window to the side light and power and shelves. To the side of the store there is a wash house with light and power, Belfast sink and shelves. There is an outside W.C. and solid fuel store. There is a brick wall with a gate which in turn leads to the enchanting rear garden. The rear garden is very generous in size and is secluded with lawns, rockery, mature flower and shrub borders, vegetable patches, herb garden, orchards with apple and plumb trees, garden pond and stone seat, several potting sheds and garden stores.

Viewing Arrangements:
Note to purchasers: The property may be viewed by contacting Green & May 7 days a week. We have not tested any fittings, systems, services or appliances at this property and cannot verify them to be in working order or to be within the seller's ownership. We have not verified the construction, the condition or the tenure of the property. Intending purchasers are advised to make the appropriate enquires prior to purchase. If you require any further information prior to viewing please contact our office, particularly if travelling some distance. Please note that the measurements have been taken using a laser tape measure.

Directional Notes:
The property may be approached by leaving Alfreton town centre via High Street. At the mini roundabout take the second exit along Nottingham Road and continue into Somercotes. Continue straight across at the traffic light junction. The property is situated on the left hand side and has double opening green gates to the front.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 May 2016

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