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Rockside Hall, Wellington Street, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3RW

£289,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious Apartment in Historic Landmark Building
  • Panoramic Views over Derwent Valley
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Spacious Open Plan Living Dining Kitchen
  • Ensuite Shower Room
  • Family Bathroom
  • Allocated Parking Space
  • Communal Gardens
  • Lift
  • Former Hydro Building

Full description

Located within one of Matlock's historic landmark buildings, this spacious apartment enjoys exceptionally fine panoramic views over the town and the Derwent Valley. The Grade II Listed former Hydro retains many original features having been converted in 2005 to luxury apartments with an award winning design. The apartment is named after Sir George Newnes, who was responsible for the construction of the cable tram which ran from Crown Square in Matlock to Rockside and Smedley's Hydros. The apartment offers two double bedrooms, master en-suite, family bathroom and spacious open plan living dining kitchen with stunning views over the town and the Derwent Valley. The property benefits from an allocated parking space within the communal car park and there are visitors spaces and communal gardens. The apartments within the block are serviced via a lift and staircase access and operate with a unique heating and hot water system supplied by a central boiler with hot water for bathing and central heating being metered at the point of entry of the apartment.

Matlock is a picturesque spa town in the heart of Derbyshire close to the Peak District National Park, surrounded by beautiful open countryside. The town has a wealth of historic buildings as well as excellent local amenities and good primary and secondary schools. At the centre of the town is Hall Leys Park with sports facilities, children's play area, formal gardens and a riverside walk. Situated on the A6 trunk road, there is easy access to Manchester, Derby and Nottingham and the nearby towns of Chesterfield, Wirksworth and Bakewell.

Entering the apartment via a panelled entrance door from the communal landing, the door opens to:

RECEPTION HALLWAY 18'4' x 4'3' (5.59m x 1.3m)
A dogleg hallway having original pitch pine parquet block flooring, feature exposed riveted steel beam, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and security video link entry system to the main entrance door. A pair of doors open to a useful STORAGE CUPBOARD. Further panelled doors lead to:

OPEN PLAN LIVING/DINING/KITCHEN 25'6' x 16'11' (7.77m x 5.15m) plus the turret bay.
Having front aspect double glazed casement windows with superb far reaching views over the town and surrounding open countryside taking in Riber Castle, High Tor, the Heights of Abraham and with Black Rocks in the distance, around to Snitterton and Bonsall Moor in the west. The room has original pitch pine parquet block flooring following through from the reception hallway and a fine original feature fireplace creating a focal display. To the centre of the room is a heavy original riveted beam. The kitchen area of the room is fitted with a good range of white woodgrain effect units with cupboards and drawers set beneath a polished granite work surface with a matching upstand and tiled splashback. There are wall mounted storage cupboards with under cabinet lighting. Set within the work surface is a four ring ceramic hob and an under mounted stainless sink with mixer tap. Beneath the hob is a fan assisted electric oven. Integral appliances include twelve place setting dishwasher, fridge, freezer and washer dryer. There is an island unit with a granite top having storage cupboards beneath creating a breakfast bar. The kitchen area of the room has a floor to ceiling side aspect window taking advantage of the superb far reaching views. The sitting area of the room is illuminated by low energy downlights. The room has a television aerial point with satellite facility and telephone point.

From the hallway further panelled doors open to:

BEDROOM ONE 14'9' x 11'10' (4.5m x 3.6m)
With side aspect double glazed casement windows enjoying views over the town to the open countryside and wooded hills of the Derwent Valley. The room has polished parquet block flooring following through from the reception hallway, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, a telephone point and television aerial point. A panelled door opens to:

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 8'7' x 5'5' (2.62m x 1.65m)
A partially tiled room with slate effect ceramic tiled floor and tiled shower cubicle with mixer shower, wall hung wash hand basin with pillar tap and concealed cistern dual flush W.C.. The room has a central heating radiator and an extractor fan.

BEDROOM TWO 12'7' x 12' (3.83m x 3.66m)
With side aspect double glazed casement windows enjoying similar views to bedroom one. The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and television aerial point.

FAMILY BATHROOM 9'10' x 8'9' (3m x 2.67m)
Being half tiled with a ceramic tiled floor and having suite with panelled bath with side fill taps, wall hung wash hand basin and dual flush concealed cistern W.C. There are side aspect windows with obscured glass flooding the bathroom with natural light. The room has a central heating radiator and shaver point. Concealed behind a panel within the bathroom is the heat exchange unit which provides hot water and central heating to the property. The room has an extractor fan.

OUTSIDE
Within the communal parking area is an allocated parking space for the apartment. To the side of the building is a communal garden area with a lawn and borders stocked with flowering plants and ornamental shrubs.

PARKING
Allocated parking space within the communal car park.

SERVICES AND GENERAL INFORMATION

Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected to the property. Heating and hot water are supplied from a central gas fired boiler plant and metered at the point of entry to the apartment. The apartment has satellite TV points connected to a central dish.

COUNCIL TAX BAND (Correct at time of publication)
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Total Floor Area 1097.92ft2 (102m²)

DIRECTIONS
Leaving Matlock Crown Square via Bank Road follow the road up the hill and around the sharp right hand bend, turn left, by the high wall, into driveway leading to Rockside, follow the drive all the up to the main building. There are visitor spaces within the car park. Access is gained to the building via the main entrance door beneath the glass canopy to the front of the orangery.

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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Nearest stations

  • Matlock (0.6 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (1.6 mi)
  • Cromford (2.2 mi)
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Sally Botham Estates, Matlock

27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

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27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF

01629 358006 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Matlock (0.6 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (1.6 mi)
  • Cromford (2.2 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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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Disclaimer - Property reference MATL05005. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Sally Botham Estates, Matlock. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

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