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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Oaksedge, Tansley near Matlock, DE4

Offers in Excess of £440,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Individual and charming 1870's property
  • Standing in a quiet elevated position
  • Sympathetically renovated with retained original features
  • Oil fired central heating
  • Wooden double glazing
  • Stunning peaceful landscaped and lawned gardens
  • 3/4 acre informal grazing area
  • Ample parking
  • Stunning views across the countryside
  • Viewing highly recommended

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Believed to date back to the mid 1800's and extended in recent years stands this characterful three bedroom detached cottage presented to a high standard throughout having been well maintained during the current occupiers' long tenure. Sympathetically renovated over the years to incorporate modern day conveniences with original features such as exposed ceiling beam work and a feature heavy mantel grit stone fireplace to the living through dining room incorporating a multi-fuel stove. With the proportions being deceptively spacious and briefly comprising to the ground floor, front entrance porch, entrance lobby, living through dining room, dining kitchen pantry store and off the first floor landing, three bedrooms, family bathroom and separate shower room. Most noticeably the property has not just been enhanced internally, but externally undergone a comprehensive scheme of landscaping to take full advantage of the stunning peaceful surroundings with a mixture of contemporary style, together with cottage garden charm and having in recent years acquired a acre gently sloping informal grazing area currently being utilised as a "good life" scene with the addition of a stone-built outbuilding and ample parking via a tarmac/block paved drive.

Positioned on the edge of this sought after village location towards the end of a lane that continues into a footpath opening to an abundance of walking and wildlife possibilities towards Lumsdale and the pine woods. The village itself enjoys a spirited community feel with the addition of amenities such as public houses, restaurants, schooling and having ready access to Matlock's town centre mainstream facilities.

Ideally suited to the family purchaser, or perhaps active retirees looking for a relaxed lifestyle away from the usual hustle and bustle.

ACCOMMODATION

A part glazed front entrance door with similar side windows gives access into the front Entrance Porch with tiled flooring continuing into the Entrance Lobby with a part glazed door opening into it, with stairs rising to the first floor, central heating radiator and two steps rising to the

Living thru Dining Room - being split level and measuring 9.71m x 3.67m (31'8" x 12'1") easily able to accommodate both living and dining facilities and oozing charm and character with exposed ceiling beam work and having a feature natural stone fireplace with double polished hearth and incorporating a multi-fuel stove. Generating natural light via three aspects, all of which allowing for stunning countryside views in the distance and having a fully glazed entrance door leading to the front patio terrace with three central heating radiators and telephone socket.

From the Entrance Lobby a glazed panelled door opens into the

Dining Kitchen - 5.20m maximum x 4.08m maximum (17'1" x 13'5") being fitted with bespoke handmade Shaker style kitchen units and drawers beneath granite and chunky wooden work surfaces, inset porcelain sink drainer and veg bowl, along with tiled and tongue and groove splash backs. Having exposed ceiling beam work, typical of the property's age, tiled flooring, unit under lighters and integral electric double oven, together with 4-ring hob with extractor canopy over, dishwasher, plumbing for a free-standing washing machine and further free-standing appliance space. With front aspect window overlooking the gardens and towards the countryside beyond, together with under stair pantry store having recessed shelving, light and power.

From the Entrance Lobby stairs rise to the First Floor Landing being L-shaped and split level and having a front aspect window, two loft access hatches, central heating radiator and Suffolk latch doors opening to principal rooms.

Bedroom 1 - 3.87m x 3.52m (12'8" x 11'7") being of comfortable double proportion and enjoying the most delightful countryside aspect via windows to the side and front elevations, also flooding the room with natural light and having stripped pine wooden flooring and a central heating radiator.

Family Bathroom - being fitted with a full white suite comprising bath having tongue and groove panelling, low flush WC, vanity wash hand basin unit with storage cupboard beneath which continues to a generous linen storage cupboard and having tiled splash backs, central heating radiator, stripped pine wooden flooring, extractor fan and rear aspect window.

Bedroom 2 - 4.08m x 2.62m (13'5" x 8'7") again being of comfortable double proportion and having built-in pine bedroom furniture to provide wardrobe and desk facilities, central heating radiator and two rear aspect windows allowing views in the distance.

Bedroom 3 - 4.36m maximum x 3.25m maximum (14'4" x 10'8") being again of double proportion and having front aspect windows making best of the surrounding views, central heating radiator and built-in pine floor to ceiling wardrobe housing the solar controls and pressurised hot water system.

Shower Room - fitted with a modern white suite to comprise glazed cubicle housing the mains shower, low flush WC, vanity wash hand basin with storage shelf beneath and mirrored drawer panel above, ladder heated towel rail, spot down lighters, front aspect double glazed window with obscured glass and shaving point.

OUTSIDE

The property is best approached via the front with sweeping tarmac drive edged with block pavers leading to a block paved parking area and altogether providing ample vehicular hard standing. Principal gardens are mainly laid to the front in a formal nature and being tastefully landscaped over a terrace format in a cottage style with two level lawned areas edged with mature planted borders and steps rising to a flagged seating area making best of the superb surrounding views over the valley towards the village.

An intriguing natural spring creates an informal habitat of mature shrubs with stream running to a gravelled seating area, again taking in the views and having a timber storage shed.
Beyond the obvious front boundary is a gently sloping grazing field which extends to acre and has been put to use for those seeking the good life with small orchard and two vegetable/fruit patches and being informal in its nature, fully enclosed via fenced, hedged and walled boundaries, together with a "Bothy" which has been flagged and landscaped to the surround to create an idyllic seating area taking in the view and having a solid door to a versatile room measuring 3.31m x 2.62m (10'10" x 8'7") being of natural stone construction with a slated roof.

To the rear of the property is a small yard area for storage purposes and a right of way across the neighbouring property with steps leading to an historic set of stone steps rising to a door which would give access to Bedroom 2.

TENURE - Freehold.

SERVICES - Mains services are available to the property which benefits from oil fired central heating, wooden double glazing and solar panels. The property's water supply is via a private spring and drainage through the means of a shared septic tank. The oil tank is positioned within the front garden, together with the oil fired boiler. No test has been made on services or their distribution.

COUNCIL TAX - Band D.

FIXTURES & FITTINGS - Only the fixtures and fittings mentioned in these sales particulars are included in the sale. Certain other items may be taken at valuation if required. No specific test has been made on any appliance either included or available by negotiation.

DIRECTIONS - From Matlock Crown Square, take Causeway Lane leading out of the town into Matlock Green and continuing up Nottingham Road and into the village of Tansley. On entering the village, take the first left into Church Street continuing along and passing the village green and round towards the Gate public house just before which is a left hand turn into The Knoll. Proceed up, over and down The Knoll continuing to the bottom and weaving round to Oaksedge Lane, proceeding up the hill where the property can be found first on the left identified by the agent's for sale board.

VIEWING - Strictly by prior arrangement with the Matlock office 01629 580228.

Ref: FTM8985


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Added on Rightmove:
06 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Matlock (1.6 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (1.9 mi)
  • Cromford (2.2 mi)
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Fidler Taylor, Matlock

Archway Estate Office Crown Square Matlock DE4 3AT

01629 358000 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Matlock (1.6 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (1.9 mi)
  • Cromford (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fidler Taylor, Matlock

Archway Estate Office Crown Square Matlock DE4 3AT

01629 358000 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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