7 bedroom detached house for sale

Eaton Lodge, Doveridge

Guide Price £849,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Highly Individual Period Home
  • Retaining Immense Character Throughout
  • Set Within Secluded Location
  • Providing Extensive Seven Bedroom Accommodation
  • Set Within Formal Gardens and Woodlands Approaching 5 Acres
  • Detached Coach House With Possible Conversion to Holiday Let
  • Large Detached Stable Block with 3 Loose Boxes and Tack Room
  • Excellent Location For Commuting to East & West Midland Business Centres

Full description

This wonderful home is set within a secluded but handy location, Provides Seven Bedrooms, Set Within Formal Gardens and Woodlands Approaching 5 Acres, Detached Coach House With Possible Conversion to Holiday Let, Large Detached Stable Block with 3 Loose Boxes and Tack Room, Excellent Location For Commuting to East & West Midland Business Centres.

General Description - Set amidst formal gardens and woodland this highly individual distinctive Edwardian home is situated in an extremely well placed strategic location, which would not only continue to make a wonderful family residence but also has a variety of other potential uses subject to the necessary consents being obtained. Set over three floors the home is impressive, versatile and offers living accommodation which can only be appreciated by detailed internal inspection. The home also features delightful formal grounds approached via a pillared and gated entrance with a sweeping driveway leading to a large coach house which again offers extensive potential for conversion, together with a range of stables and tack room. Eaton Lodge lies north of the A50 just outside Doveridge Village and is situated in a strategically good location, large centres of Derby, Lichfield, Stoke on Trent, Burton on Trent and Stafford being all close by, the market town of Ashbourne being 10 miles north, Alton Towers resort being approximately 15 miles away and the well regarded public schools of Denstone College and Abbotsholme School all within close proximity.

Accommodation In Detail -

Open Canopied Entrance - having arched detail brickwork, porthole brickwork opening and impressive half bevel glazed entrance door leading to

Reception Hall - 15'4''x 10'4'' - having leaded stain glazed bay window to front elevation, further leaded stain glazed window to side elevation, fitted picture rail, feature mahogany fireplace with tiled relief and black slate hearth, fitted wall light points, centre ceiling rose, fitted cast iron central heating radiator and easy tread staircase rising to first floor.

Guest Cloak Room - having period suite comprising low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, one central heating radiator, mosaic tiled floor and walls.

Sitting Room - 19'10'' x 16'4'' - A simply wonderful room having a south westerly aspect features hexagonal leaded stain glazed seating area, Art Deco stain glazed French doors opening onto the main formal gardens, recessed inglenook fireplace with twin deco leaded stain glazed window lights to either side, period Adams style light oak fireplace with cream marble hearth and backplate together with Baxi open grate fire, two cast iron central heating radiators, fitted picture rail, stepped moulded coving to ceiling, oak stripped flooring and bi-fold doors with diamond bevel glazed detail opening through to

Wonderful Oak Panelled Formal Dining Room - 17'9'' x 14'3'' - having fabulous oak panelling throughout, recessed inglenook fireplace with stained leaded deco window lights to either side and attractive fireside upholstered seats, dark oak period fire surround with arch tiled inset and open grate fire with tiled hearth, ornate plaster moulding to ceiling with leaf and thistle design, walk-in bay to side elevation again with deco leaded stained glazing and stripped oak flooring.

Drawing Room - 14'5''x 15'5'' - having fabulous walk-in bay window to side elevation with leaded stain glazed detail and built-in upholstered window seat, further leaded stain glazed window to front elevation, stepped moulded coving to ceiling, fitted picture and dado rail, built-in display unit with shelving, cupboards and drawers, two cast iron central heating radiators and ornate plaster moulded centre ceiling rose.

Inner Hallway - having staircase leading down to the cellarage.

Cellar - 9'9''x 5'7'' - This houses the Clyde Combustions oil fired central heating boiler.

Wonderful Open Plan Living Kitchen - 19'10''x 16'8'' -

Kitchen Area - having an extensive array of limed oak base and eye level units with complementary hardwood edged working surfaces, 1? bowl stainless steel sink and draining unit with swan neck mixer taps over, navy enamel double oven Aga with twin hot plates and being oil fired, integrated hob, plumbing for automatic washing machine, dishwasher, ceramic tiling to floor and useful understairs storage area.

Breakfast Area - 13'4''x 9'0'' - having a fabulous array of limed oak display shelving units, leaded glazed window to rear elevation, ceramic tiling to floor, one central heating radiator and fitted egg and dart plaster moulded coving to ceiling.

Large Walk-In Pantry - 7'3''x 9'6'' - having quarry tiling to floor, fitted slate thrall surmounted on tiled reliefs, extensive array of fitted shelving and leaded glazed window to side elevation.

Utility Room - 6'0''x 7'7'' - having a range of fitted base units, stainless steel sink with pillar mixer tap over, range of further full height period cupboards, ceramic tiling to floor, leaded glazed window to side elevation, further recessed area with plumbing for automatic washing machine together with a variety of further units.

Ancillary Room - 11'0''x 11'9'' - having Herringbone pattern quarry tiling to floor, fitted range of units and stainless steel sink with double drainer, fitted picture rail and half leaded glazed door to side elevation with obscure leaded glazed lights to either side.

Cloak Room - having wc, wall mounted wash hand basin and fitted leaded glazed window to side elevation.

Rear Reception Hall - 12'2''x 8'0'' - having leaded double glazed window to side elevation, one double central heating radiator, half bevel glazed doorway to rear elevation and recessed rear open porch beyond and secondary staircase rising to the first floor.

On The First Floor -

Main Landing Area - having one central heating radiator.

Secondary Passageway To Master Bedroom - having leaded double glazed window to rear elevation and one central heating radiator.

Fabulous Master Bedroom Suite - 16'6''x 20'0'' - having an hexagonal leaded stain glazed bay to front elevation, further leaded glazed bay, small leaded deco window to side elevation, extensive array of built-in wardrobes and cupboards, two double central heating radiators with exposed heating pipes and wall mounted heater.

En-Suite Shower Room - with four piece suite comprising shower cubicle with fitted Drenche shower, low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet, leaded deco style window to side elevation, full tiling complement to walls, low intensity spotlight to ceiling.

Bedroom Two - 14'2''x 15'5'' - having Upvc leaded double glazed window to front elevation, one central heating radiator, fitted picture rail and ornate cast iron fireplace with Tudor rose detail.

Bedroom Three - 7'2''x 6'0'' max - having twin leaded glazed optical windows to side elevation, further leaded glazed window to front elevation, one central heating radiator, fitted picture rail and a range of twin double built-in wardrobes together with kneehole dressing table and drawers.

Bedroom Four - 14'1''x 14'5'' - having large leaded glazed window to side elevation, one cast iron central heating radiator, fitted vanity wash hand basin and attractive cast iron fireplace with egg and dart detail together with tiled relief surmounted on tiled hearth.

Bedroom Five - 14'10''x 14'2'' - having tiled fireplace with fitted electric fire, fitted picture rail and twin leaded glazed windows to side elevation.

Bathroom - having pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc, panelled bath with Victoriana style mixer taps and shower attachment over, half tiling complement to walls, fitted wall light points, heated chrome ladder towel radiator and leaded glazed window to side elevation.

Rear Wing -

Inner Passageway - having one central heating radiator, rear staircase to ground floor, leaded glazed window to rear elevation and large built-in storage cupboard.

Bedroom Six - 17' 2'' x 9' 4'' extending to 9'11") (5.23m x 2.8 - having dual aspect leaded glazed windows to either side, feature cast iron fireplace, one central heating radiator and fitted picture rail.

Deep Store/Dressing Area - 8'0''x 3'0'' - having range of shelving and hanging space.

Shower Room - having over-sized double shower, wall mounted wash hand basin, low level twin flush wc, twin leaded glazed windows to side elevation, contemporary enamel glazed central heating radiator, low intensity spotlights to ceiling and stripped maple flooring.

On The Second Floor -

Landing Area - having Upvc double glazed viewing window and leading to the

Attic Bedroom Seven - 11'1''x 16'0'' max - having built-in storage cupboard, optical Upvc leaded double glazed window to front elevation and fitted wall heater.

Box Room - 12'1''x 7'9'' - with store room off.

Outside - The home is surrounded by mainly lawned formal gardens which are approached via a gated pillared entrance, a sweeping tarmacadam driveway leads to the impressive home and coach house beyond. To the northern aspect of Eaton Lodge is The Dimble, which is an area of approximately 4 acres of woodland with a variety of mature trees including Canadian Maple, fine Oak, Horse Chestnut and beech trees, there is also a small brook running through.

Coach House/Double Garage - 21'7''x 16'5'' - having double runner doors and twin obscure glazed windows to rear elevation.

Garage/Store - 11'0''x 13'4'' - having window to rear elevation and double doors to front.

Store/Office - 13'1''x 31'7'' - having half glazed window and central door.

Further Coach House/Store - 13'1''x 13'7'' - having double doors to front elevation.

Three Bay Stable & Tack Room - 44'3''x 13'0'' externally -

Services - All mains services except gas are believed to be connected to the property.

Measurement - Note - the approximate room sizes are quoted in imperial. The metric equivalent is included in brackets.

Tenure - Freehold - with vacant possession upon completion. Newton Fallowell recommend that purchasers satisfy themselves as to the tenure of the property and we would recommend that they consult a legal representative such as a Solicitor appointed in their purchase.

Note - The services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by Newton Fallowell and no guarantee as to their operating ability or their efficiency can be given.


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03 June 2015

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Nearest station

  • Uttoxeter (1.3 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Newton Fallowell, Burton on Trent

36 Station Street Burton on Trent DE14 1AX

01283 345700 Local call rate

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