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3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Wood Lane, Morley, Derbyshire

Sold STC £365,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Requiring modernisation throughout
  • Offers great potential
  • Excellent potential to be extended or loft conversion (subject to planning permission)
  • Enjoys open views
  • Warm sunny aspect
  • Potential redevelopment(subject to planning)
  • Very renowned and sought after position
  • Tranquil setting
  • Gas central heating
  • UPVC double glazing

Full description

LOOKING FOR A PROJECT - Detached bungalow, enjoying delightful countryside views, occupying a superb large garden plot, offering great potential to be extended or loft conversion (subject to planning permission), within a highly desirable location. EPC Rating D.

General Information -

A superb opportunity to acquire a detached bungalow of style and character, benefitting from a superb large garden plot enjoying delightful countryside views, occupying a very pleasant sought after location, with easy access to Derby City centre and delightful open countryside.

The bungalow is set well back from the attractive Wood Lane location, in a slightly elevated and prominent position and is constructed of brick beneath a pitched tiled roof, with the front elevation having an attractive double fronted appearance with matching UPVC double glazed windows.

A long sweeping Tarmacadam driveway leads to a brick built double detached garage with power and lighting.

The bungalow requires modernisation but offers great potential throughout, including excellent potential to be extended or a loft conversion (subject to planning permission). There is also potential for redevelopment (subject to planning permission).

An internal inspection will reveal gas central heating and UPVC double glazing living accommodation and briefly comprises, porch, entrance hall, lounge, separate dining room/bedroom three, kitchen, two double bedrooms and bathroom with w.c.

A major asset and sale to this particular property is its superb large garden plot offering a high degree of privacy and a warm sunny aspect.

Location -

Morley is a pleasant and sought after area located some six miles to the north of Derby City centre.

There are excellent local leisure facilities namely Breadsall Priory, Morley Hayes and Horsley Lodge, all having golf courses.

The village also has the benefit of a reputable primary school and character village inns.

Derby's outer ring road provides convenient onward travel to the principle trunk road, motorway network and other East Midland's centres.

Private education includes Trent College, Derby High School, Derby Grammar School for boys, Ockbrook Moravian, The Old Vicarage and Repton School.

For those who enjoy the outdoor pursuits the nearby countryside provides some delightful scenery and countryside walks.

Accommodation -

On The Ground Floor -

Porch - 4'9" x 3'8" (1.45m x 1.12m) - Double opening entrance door and internal door opening into:

Spacious Hallway - 15'5" x 13'6" x 9'6" overall (4.70m x 4.11m x 2.90 - Two fitted double storage cupboards with cupboards above, radiator, high ceiling and access to roof space (potential for loft conversion, subject to planning permission).



Roof Space (Potential Loft Conversion) - 36'7 x 11'8" approximately (11.15m x 3.56m appro x - (Subject to planning permission). The roof space offers potential for two bedrooms and bathroom. Currently the loft is insulated with some boards, light and accessed via a loft ladder.

Lounge - 17'11" x 11'9" (5.46m x 3.58m) - Fireplace with surround, fitted gas fire and hearth, fitted wall lights, radiator, picture rail, high ceiling, UPVC double glazed windows to the side and front with deep window sill enjoying fine views towards countryside and internal door.

Separate Dining Room/Bedroom Three - 12'5" x 9'5" (3.78m x 2.87m) - Fireplace with fitted gas fire and hearth, high ceiling, serving hatch leading to kitchen, UPVC double glazed window and internal door.

Kitchen - 12'5" x 9'10" reducing to 8' (3.78m x 3.00m reduci - Single stainless steel sink unit with hot and cold tap, wall and base units, worktops, quarry tiled flooring, radiator, serving hatch opening into dining room, gas cooker, plumbing for automatic washing machine, radiator, high ceiling, UPVC double glazed window and half glazed door giving access to the rear of the property.

Walk-In Pantry - 4'6" x 2'9" (1.37m x 0.84m) - Fitted shelving, quarry tiled flooring and window.

Double Bedroom One - 13'8" x 11'2" (4.17m x 3.40m) - Radiator, UPVC double glazed window with aspect to the front and fine countryside views, UPVC double glazed window to side, high ceiling and internal door.

Double Bedroom Two - 13' x 10' (3.96m x 3.05m) - Radiator, high ceiling, UPVC double glazed window and internal door.

Bathroom - 5'9" x 5'9" (1.75m x 1.75m) - Bath with mixer tap/shower, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled splashbacks, radiator, UPVC double glazed obscure window and internal door.

Separate W.C. - 4'5" x 2'7" (1.35m x 0.79m) - Low level w.c., with polished wood seat, UPVC double glazed obscure window and internal door.

Outside & Gardens -

Boiler Store - 6' x 2'9" (1.83m x 0.84m) - Wall mounted Glow-worm hideaway central heating boiler and latched door.

Brick Store - 7'2" x 4'2" (2.18m x 1.27m) - With latched door.

Brick Built Double Detached Garage - 18'8" x 18'4" (5.69m x 5.59m) - Concrete flooring, electric up and over front door, UPVC double glazed window to side and rear, power, lighting and side personnel door.

The property enjoys a delightful large garden with a warm sunny aspect and offers a high degree of privacy, with fine countryside views.

The property stands in a slightly elevated and prominent position set well back from the attractive tree-lined Wood Lane, a very sought after and renowned location.

There is a long Tarmacadam driveway with gate leading to the property and to its double detached garage.

The gardens are laid to lawn with well stocked flowerbeds, shrubs, trees, conifers, hedgerows and patio areas.

The property offers excellent potential to be extended especially to the side and into the roof space. (Subject to planning permission).

Charming Old Brick Store - 16' x 7'2" (4.88m x 2.18m) - Requiring modernisation.

Timber Shed - 6' x 5' (1.83m x 1.52m) -

Directional Note -

Leaving Derby along Sir Frank Whittle Road, at the mini roundabout turn left into Mansfield Road and proceed up the hill passing through Hilltop and Oakwood, heading out through open countryside. Continue through Morley Village passing Morley Hayes Country Club & Golf Course on the right hand side. Proceed down the hill and at the crossroads (traffic lights), turn left into Woodside, proceed to the bottom and around the bend which then forms onto Wood Lane and Amber Croft will be located on the right hand side, identified by our 'for sale' board.

Viewing -

Strictly by appointment through Scargill Mann & Co - Derby office (JW/SAC).

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