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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Rocklands, Curbar, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S32

Sold STC £625,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Approximately 10.34 acres of pasture land
  • Situated in the popular Peak District village of Curbar
  • In need of modernisation
  • 2/3 stables with riding area

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Entrance lobby; hallway; sitting room; dining room; kitchen/breakfast room; three double bedrooms; single bedroom/study; bathroom; cloakroom; store room; rear lobby.

Front and rear gardens; private driveway; double garage; 2/3 stables; feed-room; store; riding arena; stone barn; gardens, pasture and amenity land in all extending to approximately 10.34 acres.

Rocklands offers an incoming purchaser the chance to create their own smallholding or hobby farm or is ideal for those with an equestrian interests with its pastureland, stables and a 40' x 20' riding arena. The property is approached off the road by a tarmac driveway passing through the front garden and leading to a double garage with the driveway then passing the side of the house giving access to the stables and fields.

The spacious bungalow is now in need of some modernisation and updating. The entrance lobby leads into a hallway with cloakroom off and two large cupboards, one of which has a fitted sink. To the right is a lovely, light dual aspect sitting room with views over the front garden and the land to Curbar Edge beyond. The hallway then leads round to a good sized dining room with high level display shelving and a pleasant aspect over the front garden. The kitchen/breakfast room has some fitted units and a window overlooking the side drive, off this is a large store room with the wall mounted gas fired boiler which provides warm air heating. A further door leads to a rear lobby with the back door and a door into the integral garage, formerly a double but now with part portioned off to create a workshop. An inner hallway leads to the bedroom accommodation with two good double bedrooms overlooking the rear garden and fields beyond, both with fitted cupboards. A third double bedroom overlooks the side patio and the fourth small single bedroom currently used as an office. The bathroom has a full suite comprising bath, separate shower cubicle and hand basin and has an adjacent cloakroom with W.C.

Outside: To the front of the house is a lovely and private garden mainly laid to lawn with border surrounds and planted with a fine array of mature plants, shrubs and trees. To the rear of the house is a terraced area leading onto a further lawn with a central pond. The driveway leads to a range of timber buildings the first of which comprises a store room and stable/feed room and the second is split into two stables. A paddock gives access to the riding arena which has a shredded rubber surface. There are various further fields offering good grazing and cropping areas as well as some wilder parts with shrubs and trees. There is also a good sized stone barn currently used for hay storage. The land offers an excellent opportunity for those wanting a smallholding or hobby farm.

EPC rating - D.

Rocklands is situated on the edge of the village of Curbar in the heart of the Peak District National park and enjoys wonderful views to the rear up to Curbar Edge where, together with Froggatt Edge there is country renowned climbing. Curbar has an Ofsted rated Outstanding primary school and is in the catchment area for Lady Manners Secondary School in nearby Bakewell where there is also S Anselm's Preparatory School/College. Curbar has access to a host of amenities with a well-stocked local shop at nearby Calver, several public houses nearby and two churches. The market town of Bakewell is within an easy drive with its more extensive amenities. The larger conurbations of Chesterfield and Sheffield area nearby with their excellent shopping, transport and recreational facilities. The Peak Park has lots to offer in terms of outdoor activities including riding, cycling, walking and fishing to name but a few. There are many historical and cultural places of interest nearby including Chatsworth and Haddon Hall.

Caudwell & Co give notice that: These details have been prepared in good faith however they are not intended to constitute part of an offer of contract and should be used as a guide only. Any information contained herein whether in the text, plans or photographs should not be relied upon as being a statement or representation of fact. No person in Caudwell & Co has any authority to make or give representation or warranty on any property. Any measurement or distance referred to herein is approximate only.

All viewing is to be strictly by appointment with Caudwell & Co 01629 810018.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 July 2016


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