7 bedroom detached house for saleVicarage Lane, Little Eaton, Derbyshire, DE21 5EA
- Ecclesbourne School Catchment
- Imposing detached Gentlemans residence in tranquil location with commanding far reaching views
- 6 bedrooms plus study
- 3 Bathrooms, 2 of which are en-suite
- A SPLENDID and extremely spacious period family home
- Set within 4 ACRES of woodland and garden
- Private Impressive Sweeping driveway
- Integral double garage and separate single garage
- Delightful VILLAGE location with excellent amenities
- Within easy reach of Derby main line station with direct trains to London
A splendid and spacious, detached period family home, built in the 1920's, set within four acres of woodland and garden in an idyllic tranquil location, situated in the delightful village of Little Eaton. This unique and imposing family property offers six bedrooms, two en-suite bathrooms, family bathroom with separate lavatory, spacious drawing room with garden room off, elegant reception hallway, formal dining room, kitchen, breakfast room, utility room, gallery study area and hobby room/playroom/further bedroom.The property is approached via a sweeping driveway, with turning circle, which provides ample off road parking and gives access to an integral double garage.Little Eaton is an attractive village situated approximately 3.5 miles to the north of Derby. Centred around a village green with playing fields, cricket pitch and bowling green, the village amenities offer a doctors surgery, chemist, local shops, public houses, church, village hall and primary school. The village is within catchment of the highly regarded Ecclesbourne Secondary School. Entering the property via an original, broad, heavy oak entrance door, with ring latch, which opens to: RECEPTION HALLWAY 22'1' x 9'2'(6.73m x 2.79m) A spacious and elegant hallway having quarter turn staircase rising to the first floor accommodation, with a staircase window flooding the hallway with natural light. There is a fitted dado rail, picture rail and coving to the ceiling.The room has a central heating radiator, telephone point and a panelled door opening to a useful under stairs cloak cupboard with hanging space, storage shelving and a front aspect leaded window. A further panelled door opens to: GROUND FLOOR LAVATORY 7'4' x 3'10' (2.23m x 1.17m) With a front aspect leaded casement window having obscured glass. The room has a fitted dado rail, picture rail and coving to the ceiling.White suite with close coupled W.C. and pedestal wash hand basin. There is a central heating radiator and wall lamp points. From the reception hallway an original oak door opens to: DRAWING ROOM 22'5' x 20'9'(6.83m x 6.32m)measured into the fireplace recess. A spacious and stylish room with front aspect leaded casement windows and rear aspect leaded glass French style doors, with side light windows, opening onto the gardens. The room has original fitted picture rail and an inglenook recess with a feature fireplace with a painted timber surround and marble insert and hearth housing an open Baxi grate.To either side of the chimney breast openings lead to the garden room.The drawing room has central heating radiators, wall and centre light points and a television aerial point. GARDEN ROOM 12'7' x 9'5' (3.83m x 2.87m)max A semi circular room having double glazed windows set upon a dwarf wall, enjoying delightful one hundred and eighty degree views over the gardens and the surrounding open countryside. A glazed entrance door opens onto a flagged terrace to the rear of the property.The room has a feature semi-conical ceiling, ceramic tiles to the floor and curved architectural feature central heating radiators with thermostatic valves. From the hallway further original oak doors open to: DINING ROOM 17' x 14'8' (5.18m x 4.47m) measured into the window recess Having leaded casement windows, with fitted secondary glazing, overlooking the gardens and with views to the open countryside. There is a fitted window seat and the room has a fine original fireplace with a polished oak surround and fender with a tiled insert and hearth housing an open grate.To the side of the chimney breast are open display shelves and the room is illuminated by wall and centre light points and there is a fitted picture rail. KITCHEN 15'7' x 12'5' (4.75m x 3.78m) With rear aspect leaded casement windows, with fitted secondary glazing, having similar views to the dining room, overlooking the gardens and countryside beyond. There is a large servery hatch to the breakfast room. The kitchen is fitted with a good range of units in beech with worktops of solid maple. The cupboards and drawers are set beneath the solid timber work surface with an inset twin bowl sink with mixer tap and waste disposal unit.Set within the timber work surface is a four ring ceramic hob and a two burner gas hob.There is an elegant corner unit with spice drawers and space for a microwave.Beneath the work surface there is space and connection for a dishwasher and space for an under work surface fridge.Fitted within the kitchen is an eye level fan assisted electric oven and grill.There are original built in pot cupboards and the room has a vertical architectural feature central heating radiator and Amtico 'beech floor'.To the centre of the room is an island unit with cupboards set beneath a polished granite work surface. Concealed behind a pair of panelled doors is a boiler cupboard housing the gas fired boiler which provides hot water and central heating to the property and having slatted linen storage shelving and hanging space. From the kitchen a door opening leads to: BREAKFAST ROOM Open to the apex of the ceiling with a first floor gallery and having Velux roof light windows and two pairs of glazed patio doors opening onto the flagged terrace and gardens to the rear of the property. The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, television aerial point and telephone point. From the breakfast room steps rise to a split level landing with a glazed entrance door set within a full height glazed panel with feature circular window set within the apex. The door opens onto the gardens to the rear of the property.A further door opens to a STORE ROOM 6'3' x 5'8'(1.9m x 1.73m) with a light and fitted shelving. The staircase continues to: STUDYLANDING With a gallery rail overlooking the breakfast room and a range of storage cupboards with sliding doors and fitted shelving. There is a telephone point and panelled door opening to: HOBBY ROOM/PLAYROOM/BEDROOM SEVEN 21' x 9'5' (6.4m x 2.87m) Built into the shape of the roof with a full gable end window overlooking the woodland to the rear of the property. There is a further side aspect Velux window enjoying superb views over the driveway and gardens to the open countryside beyond.A door opens to a useful eaves storage space.This versatile room would make an ideal work from home space, hobby room, games room, play room, etc. From the kitchen a door leads to INNER LOBBY 5'11' x 2'10' (1.8m x 0.86m) With doors leading to: PANTRY 7'5' x 6'10' (2.26m x 2.08m) With front aspect leaded casement windows, fitted storage shelving and tiled thrawl. STORE ROOM 4' x 2'9' (1.22m x 0.84m) Having a leaded window with obscured glass and fitted bottle rack. UTILITY ROOM 14' x 12'2' (4.27m x 3.71m) max Having a glazed entrance door, with obscured glass, opening onto the driveway at the front of the property. The room has Amtico quarry tile finish to the floor and a range of storage cupboards and drawers set beneath a work surface with an inset twin bowl stainless sink with mixer tap.Beneath the work surface there is space and connection for an automatic washing machine and space and vent for a tumble dryer.There is ample space for further white goods, such as a cabinet freezer.The room has a ladder style dual fuel central heating radiator.A half glazed door opens to DOUBLE INTEGRAL GARAGE 18'2' x 15'11' (5.53m x 4.85m) With an electrically operated double width roller shutter vehicular access door, rear and side aspect windows, power and lighting. Off the garage is a LOG STORE 7' x 5'11' (2.13m x 1.8m) with a light.
From the reception hallway an elegant original quarter turn staircase with oak newels and hand rail and open spindles rises to: FIRST FLOOR LANDING 21' x 9'1' (6.4m x 2.77m) A spacious landing with leaded casement windows, with secondary glazing, overlooking the driveway. There is a central heating radiator, fitted dado rail, picture rail and coving to the ceiling.From the landing steps rise via a half landing, with a floor length lantern window, to the SECOND FLOOR LANDING where there is a loft access hatch.Panelled doors open to: BEDROOM ONE 18'9' x 16'4' (5.71m x 4.98m) measured into the bay Having a semi circular dormer window, with original leaded panels, enjoying superb views over the gardens to the open countryside that surrounds the area. The room is open to the apex of the roof creating a delightfully light and spacious room.There are built in wardrobes with hanging space and fitted shelving, central heating radiators with thermostatic valves, television aerial point, telephone point and over bed reading lights.A panelled door opens to: EN-SUITE BATHROOM/DRESSING ROOM 14'2' x 11'3' (4.32m x 3.43m) measured into the wardrobes Again the room is open to the apex of the roof, having a leaded casement gable end window overlooking the garden and woodland. The room has a range of built in wardrobes, with sliding mirror fronts, providing ample hanging space.There is a suite with panelled bath having mixer taps and hand held shower spray, his and hers wash hand basins set within a tiled work surface with storage cupboards beneath, close coupled W.C. and matching bidet.There is a tiled shower cubicle with mixer shower.The room has an extractor fan and a central heating radiator. From the second floor landing a further panelled door opens to: BEDROOM SIX 15' x 10'10' (4.57m x 3.3m) With a pair of leaded gable end windows enjoying the superb far reaching views. The room is currently used as a study and has fitted shelving, work benches and telephone points. From the first floor landing original panelled doors open to: BEDROOM TWO 12'5' x 12'1' (3.78m x 3.68m) With dual aspect leaded casement windows taking advantage of the fine far reaching views afforded by the property. The room has built in wardrobes with hanging rail, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and a panelled door opening to: EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 8'9' x 3'11' (2.67m x 1.19m) Having ceramic tiled floor and suite with tiled shower cubicle with mixer shower, dual flush W.C. and contemporary wash hand basin with pillar tap and storage cupboards beneath with a large fitted mirror over. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights and there is a ladder style towel radiator and an extractor fan. BEDROOM THREE 14'8' x 13'1' (4.47m x 3.99m) Having leaded casement windows with similar views to bedroom two. The room has fitted picture rail, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and a built in wardrobe with hanging rails and storage shelving. BEDROOM FOUR 14'11' x 12'11' (4.55m x 3.94m) With dual aspect leaded casement windows with views over the open countryside. The room has a fitted picture rail and central heating radiator. BEDROOM FIVE 9'2' x 11'3' (2.79m x 3.43m) Having leaded casement windows overlooking the driveway and the woodland to the front of the property. The room has a fitted picture rail and a central heating radiator. FAMILY BATHROOM 8'9' x 7'7' (2.67m x 2.31m) A partially tiled room with dual aspect windows with obscured glass. Suite with panelled bath having Victorian style mixer taps with hand held shower spray. Over the bath is a Mira Event electric shower.The room has a wall hung wash hand basin, central heating radiator and a good range of linen cupboards with slatted shelving and an airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. SEPARATE LAVATORY 5'3' x 3' (1.6m x 0.91m) Having a window with obscured and leaded glass. The room has a close coupled W.C. and central heating radiator. OUTSIDE The property is approached via a sweeping driveway flanked by gardens with lawns and borders stocked with flowering plants and ornamental shrubs. The driveway continues around a large turning circle flanked by woodland with mature trees and fine ornamental shrubs, terminating in a large parking area to the front of the property with access to the integral garage.To the side of the property is an area of garden with a semi circular lawn, wrapping round the garden room, with borders stocked with mature ornamental shrubs and a lavender bed.From the garden there are superb views over the open countryside that surrounds the area. Beyond the driveway is approximately four acres of mature woodland with paths and drives meandering beneath a good variety of deciduous trees.Within the woodland, pathways lead to a delightfully private, attractive glade with an open grass area with newly planted trees and the rocky outcrop of former stone quarry from where the stone was taken to build the house. Within the woodland there is a large open fronted STORE/LOG SHED and a further detached PREFABRICATED GARAGE.Lying to the far side of the property is a good sized area of garden with a large flat central lawn and borders stocked with flowering plants.A flagged terrace and seating area where the doors open from the breakfast room and a further terrace where the door opens from the garden room.Beyond the lower garden, steps rise through a rockery border to a further lawned area beyond which there are mature shrubs and ornamental trees, soft fruit canes, etc. PARKING Ample parking and garage. SERVICES AND GENERAL INFORMATION Mains electricity, water and gas are connected to the property, drainage is by way of a private system. COUNCIL TAX BAND (Correct at time of publication) 'G' Total Floor Area 3390.63ft<sup>2 </sup>(315m²) DIRECTIONS Leaving Derby along the A61, upon reaching the roundabout junction with the A38 take the B6197 signposted Little Eaton, take the second left turn into Duffield Road, then third right into Church Lane, upon reaching the church, turn left along Vicarage Lane passing in front of the Parish Hall continue straight up the road and round the right hand bend where the property can be found immediately on the left. 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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