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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Street, Lea, MATLOCK, Derbyshire, DE4 5JP

£625,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming Stone Built Family Home *Guide Price 600k - 625k
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Drawing Room & Family Room
  • Spacious Dining Kitchen
  • Elegant Dining Hallway
  • Family bathroom & Dressing/Shower Room
  • Delightful Walled Garden
  • Stone Outbuildings
  • Garage and Off Road Parking
  • Village Location

Full description

A characterful and historic stone property built in the 1830's. This elegant, period property retains many original features and offers four double bedrooms, family bathroom, dressing/shower room, spacious dining kitchen, elegant dining hallway, drawing room and family room. There are a range of outbuildings and gardens to the front of the property, incorporating the remains of a former chapel now creating a delightful walled garden. There is a driveway with off road parking and garaging. Situated between the popular, attractive and historic villages of Lea and Holloway which have a selection of good local amenities and are surrounded by beautiful open countryside, with fine views and walks. This vibrant community benefits from a highly regarded primary school, doctors with a dispensary, butchers, village shop and post office. There is also a public house, cafes and a park. Conveniently located for local towns and with good access to rail and motorway networks, providing easy commuting to Derby, Nottingham and Sheffield.

Entering the property via an arched open porch, with a capped gable and quarry tiled floor, which protects a hardwood half glazed arched entrance door which opens to:-

DINING HALLWAY 14'11" x 12'2" (4.55m x 3.71m) and 5'8" x 8'1" (1.73m x 2.46m)

Having dual aspect windows set within exposed stone mullions with shuttered reveals. There is a decorative cornice to the ceiling, moulded picture rail and a decorative corbelled arch. The room has polished parquet blocked flooring, a display niche with fitted shelving and storage cupboard and staircase with open spindles rising to the first floor accommodation, with a useful understairs storage cupboard. The room has central heating radiators with thermostatic valves, wall and centre light points and a pair of panelled doors opening to:-

DRAWING ROOM 16'4" x 14'1" (4.98m x 4.29m)

With dual aspect windows with shuttered reveals, elegant cornice to the ceiling, a fitted picture rail and polished parquet block flooring following through from the Dining Hallway. There is a feature fireplace with a cast iron insert and polished granite hearth housing a living flame gas fire. To either side of the chimney breast are corbelled arched recesses. The room has a television aerial point and central heating radiator with thermostatic valve. A panelled door leads to:-

FAMILY ROOM 14'2" x 9'11" (4.32m x 3.02m)

With side aspect casement windows set within exposed mullions, the room has a range of fitted bookshelves, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, telephone point and internet connection, giving access to superfast broadband, making the room ideal as a study/home office. A half glazed door opens to:-

INNER LOBBY 7'6" x 5'1" (2.28m x 1.55m)

Having quarry tiles to the floor and half glazed panelled doors opening to:-

DINING KITCHEN 21'11" x 14'1" (6.68m x 4.29m)

With front aspect original casement windows with shuttered reveals and a half glazed entrance door opening onto the side of the property. The kitchen area of the room has a rear aspect window overlooking the yard, quarry tiles to the floor, is illuminated with led spotlights and has a good range of units in a Shaker style finish with cupboards and drawers set beneath a solid timber work surface. There are wall mounted storage cupboards and open display shelves. The work surface returns to form a peninsular room divide. Set within the work surface is a one and a half bowl sink with mixer tap and a Stoves four burner gas hob beneath which is a Neff fan assisted electric oven. Beneath the work surface there is space and connection for a dishwasher. There is ample space in the kitchen for a fridge freezer. The dining area of the room has a feature fireplace with a painted slate surround and cast iron and tiled insert housing an original cast iron open grate, to either side of the chimneybreast are open display shelves and storage cupboards. The room has a central heating radiator and television aerial point.

From the Inner Lobby a door opens to

REAR ENTRANCE PORCH 5'1" x 3'5" (1.55m x 1.04m)

Having a half glazed entrance door opening onto the rear yard, rear aspect window, quarry tiled floor and a Belfast style butler's style sink set upon a brick pier. A panelled door opens to

UTILITY/CLOAKROOM 6' x 4'10" (1.83m x 1.47m)

With a rear aspect window, coat hanging space, extractor fan and suite with low level flush W.C. There is space and connection for an automatic washing machine and sited within the room is the gas fired combination 90boiler which provides hot water and central heating to the property.

From the Dining Hallway a staircase with open spindles rises to the

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 15'8" x 5'7" (4.77m x 1.7m) and 14'5" x 3'2" (4.39m x 0.97m)

A split level L shaped landing illuminated by a roof light window and having fitted picture rail, central heating radiator and panelled doors opening to:-

BEDROOM ONE 16'1" x 14'3" (4.9m x 4.34m)

With front aspect casement window overlooking the garden and side aspect sliding sash window overlooking the school grounds. The room has polished exposed pine floorboards, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and a television aerial point. The room is illuminated with recessed spotlights. There is a decorative cast iron fire surround.

BEDROOM TWO 14'7" x 12'1" (4.44m x 3.68m)

Again with casement windows, polished exposed pine floorboards and a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve.

BEDROOM THREE 14'4" x 10'4" (4.37m x 3.15m)

With side aspect original sliding sash windows and with fitted drawers beneath the windowsill and a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve.

BEDROOM FOUR 13'8" x 12'5" (4.16m x 3.78m)

A characterful room with front aspect casement windows, exposed beams to the ceiling and painted pine floorboards. There is a central heating radiator.

SHOWER/DRESSING ROOM 10'5" x 8'3" (3.17m x 2.51m)

Illuminated by a roof light window and having a range of fitted cupboards with hanging space and storage shelving. Shower cubicle with Mira Jump electric shower and pedestal wash hand basin. There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and an extractor fan. An access hatch with a retractable ladder opens to a boarded loft space with a light.

FAMILY BATHROOM 10'8" x 4'11" (3.25m x 1.5m)

Having a casement window with obscured glass, white suite with panelled bath having mixer taps and shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and dual flush close coupled W.C. The room is illuminated by halogen spotlights and there is an extractor fan and shaver point.

OUTSIDE

The property is approached by a sweeping driveway giving access to the garage and providing off road parking for several vehicles. Lying to the front of the property is a good sized area of garden with a central lawn and sculptured borders stocked with ornamental shrubs, fruit bushes and flowering plants. Immediately to the front of the property is a flagged terrace giving access to the entrance door. Lying to the side of the driveway are the ruins of the former chapel, creating a delightful walled garden with stone flagged seating area and borders stocked with mature ornamental trees and ferns. Between the garage and the house is a covered walkway leading to the enclosed rear yard with a STONE OUTBUILDING (former Wash House) 11'6" x 7'3" (3.5m x 2.21m) with a front aspect window having the original fire opening with stone surround and a fitted range and a former boiling copper. SOLID FUEL STORE 7'1" x 7'1" (2.16m x 2.16m) currently without a roof. The property has outside lighting and an outside water supply.

GARAGE 16'3" x 15'9" (4.95m x 4.8m)

Having a double width roller shutter vehicular access door, power and lighting. There is a fitted work bench, a rear aspect window and a side personnel door.

To the bottom of the driveway is a further

TIMBER GARAGE 15'9" x 9'3" (4.8m x 2.82m)

To the front of which is a further parking space.

PARKING

There is parking for a number of vehicles.

SERVICES AND GENERAL INFORMATION

All mains services are connected to the property. There is a public footpath running to the side of the former Chapel within the curtilage of the property without impacting on the privacy.

COUNCIL TAX BAND (Correct at time of publication)

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Total Floor Area 2120.49 ft<sup>2 </sup>( 197m²)

DIRECTIONS

Leaving Matlock along the A6 towards Derby passing through Matlock Bath, upon reaching the traffic lights at Cromford turn left signposted Crich. Follow the road over the river bridge and around to the right, after approximately two miles turn left at John Smedley's Mill signposted Lea and Riber taking the second right turn signposted Holloway and Crich where the property can be found on the left hand side immediately before the primary school.

Disclaimer

All measurements in these details are approximate. None of the fixed appliances or services have been tested and no warranty can be given to their condition. The deeds have not been inspected by the writers of these details. These particulars are produced in good faith with the approval of the vendor but they should not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact and they do not constitute any part of an offer or contract.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Cromford (1.3 mi)
  • Whatstandwell (1.8 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (1.8 mi)
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27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

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Nearest stations

  • Cromford (1.3 mi)
  • Whatstandwell (1.8 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (1.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sally Botham Estates, Matlock

27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

01629 358006 Local call rate

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