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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Windsor Avenue, Melbourne DE73 8FN

Sold STC £480,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Accommodation over 3 Floors
  • Stunning Living Dining Kitchen
  • Traditional Sitting Room
  • Utility Room | Cloakroom W.C.
  • Inner Room and an Office
  • Bathroom and 2 En Suites
  • Good-Sized Rear Garden
  • Shortened Garage | EER: tbc

Full description

WOW!!! - A GREATLY EXTENDED THREE-STOREY FAMILY HOME boasting a stunning 34ft (10.4m) living dining kitchen and a prestigious location about half a mile from the town centre. Within the past four years, this deceptively spacious residence has been extensively developed throughout, now providing well-proportioned FOUR DOUBLE BEDROOMED accommodation for a growing family. Take a look inside this lovely home and you'll find, on the ground floor: an entrance porch, reception hallway, a superb L-shaped living kitchen fitted with a range of quality units and having ample space for a dining table, sofas and chairs, adjoining utility room, a traditional sitting room with a cast iron wood burner, a store room, office/study and a guest cloakroom/w.c. On the first floor: a good-sized landing, guest bedroom two with en suite shower room with underfloor heating, two further double bedrooms and a family bathroom with under-floor heating. And on the second floor: a large master bedroom with walk-in dressing area and en suite bathroom with under-floor heating. Outside, there is a shortened garage/store room, off-road parking for two cars, and a long landscaped rear garden with timber-decked patio area, lawn and two useful sheds. A superb family home with a definite 'wow' factor! We anticipate a great deal of interest in this large extended property and early viewing of this magnificent family home is enthusiastically recommended.

The Location - MELBOURNE (the name means 'mill on the brook' or 'a mill stream') is a small attractive Georgian market town in a delightful part of South Derbyshire set in rolling countryside and is situated midway between the major city of Derby in the north and the bustling town of Ashby-de-la-Zouch in the south. The town contains a wide range of shops, pubs and restaurants and there are several good schools in the area. The property has good access to the A50, the M1 and M42 motorways, making it within easy reach of many Midland towns and cities.

Accommodation In Detail - The house stands back from the cul-de-sac and has a gravelled and paved driveway offering off-road parking for two cars. A half-glazed entrance door with matching frosted glass panes either side opens into the:

Reception Hallway - With a traditional-style central heating radiator, a spindled staircase rising to the accommodation on the first floor, and panelled doors to the sitting room and the living dining kitchen. A frosted front window and a double glazed frosted side window.

Stunning Living Dining Kitchen - 10.44m x 5.59m (34'3 x 18'4) - (Narrowing to 10' 9"). The hub of family life is this stunningly extended L-shaped living dining kitchen with ample space for a large dining table and chairs and a sofa. The room benefits from two sets of bi-fold doors enjoying views of the good-sized rear garden. Fitted with a range of quality base and drawer units and matching wall cupboards. There's a recessed butlers sink with swivel mixer tap, wood-effect square-edged worktops, a centre island with drawers. An inset Bosch four-ring ceramic hob with stylish overhead stainless steel extractor hood. Two built-in eye-level electric ovens and a microwave oven. A built-in full-height cupboard with shelves. Space for an upright fridge/freezer. A traditional-style radiator, recessed halogen ceiling lights, a double glazed rear window, two Velux skylights and two sets of bi-fold doors to the side and rear elevations. A door to the sitting room, utility room, store and study.

Utility Room - 2.87m x 2.06m (9'5 x 6'9 ) - Fitted with a tall double storage cupboard and matching wall cupboards. There's an inset butler sink with mixer tap, square-edged worktops with complementary tiled splashbacks. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. A floor-standing gas central heating boiler. A traditional-style radiator, original quarry tiled floor, recessed halogen ceiling lights, extractor fan and a half-glazed frosted side exit door. A double glazed frosted window to the side elevation. A door to the cloakroom/w.c.

Cloakroom / W.C. - Comprising: a wall-hung wash hand basin and a dual-flush toilet. Original quarry tiled flooring and a frosted double glazed side window.

Sitting Room - 4.45m max x 3.51m max (14'7 max x 11'6 max) - The focal point of this traditional living room is the wood fire surround with a cast iron wood burner standing on a slate hearth. Built-in alcove storage cupboard and shelves, a traditional-style radiator, TV aerial point and a double glazed bay front window with attractive wooden French shutters. Returning to the kitchen, a door to the store.

Store - 2.06m x 2.01m (6'9 x 6'7) - Providing useful storage (for family life) with recessed halogen ceiling lights and a door to the office.

Office / Study - 2.79m x 1.96m (9'2 x 6'5) - With a traditional-style radiator, recessed halogen ceiling lights and a double glazed rear window.

First Floor Accommodation -

Landing One - With a double glazed side window. Stairs to the master bedroom on the second floor. Doors to bedrooms two, three and four and the family bathroom.

Guest Bedroom Two - 4.93m + passageway x 3.10m (16'2 + passageway x 10 - With a traditional-style radiator, loft access and a double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Open plan to the en suite shower room.

En Suite Shower Area - 2.26m inc shower x 1.22m (7'5 inc shower x 4'0) - Comprising: a large tiled shower cubicle with thermostatically-controlled mains-fed shower and separate shower attachment, a pedestal wash hand basin and a dual-flush toilet. A white ladder-style heated towel radiator, tiled floor with under-floor heating, and a double glazed frosted side window.

Bedroom Three - 4.09m x 3.58m (13'5 x 11'9) - With a sealed tiled period fireplace, traditional-style radiator and a double glazed rear window.

Bedroom Four - 3.81m x 3.56m (12'6 x 11'8) - With a sealed tiled period fireplace, a traditional-style radiator, and dual-aspect double glazed side and front windows.

Family Bathroom - 2.39m x 2.11m (7'10 x 6'11) - Comprising: a panelled bath with end chrome mixer tap and overhead thermostatically-controlled mains-fed shower, pedestal wash hand basin and a dual-flush toilet. Tiled floor with under-floor heating. white ladder-style heated towel radiator, part-tiled walls, a built-in storage cupboard with shelves. A double glazed frosted front window. From the landing, stairs rise to the second floor accommodation.

Second Floor Accommodation -

Landing Two - A door to the master bedroom.

Master Bedroom Suite - 4.11m x 3.89m (13'6 x 12'9) - A generous-sized principal bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe and en suite bathroom. With a traditional-style radiator and a double glazed front window. An open doorway to the walk-in wardrobe with space to hang clothes. A door to the en suite.

En Suite Bathroom - 1.98m x 1.83m (6'6 x 6'0) - Comprising: a tile-sided panelled bath with centre chrome tap and overhead mains-fed thermostatically-controlled shower, glazed shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin and a dual-flush toilet. A white ladder-style towel radiator, tiled floor with under-floor heating, recessed halogen ceiling lights and an extractor fan. A double glazed frosted side window.

Outside -

Front And Parking - Parking on the driveway for two cars. A side gate leads to the rear garden.

Short Garage / Storage - 2.69m long x 2.26m wide (8'10 long x 7'5 wide) - A shortened garage - useful for storage or a very small car. With electrically-operated up-and-over door, power and lighting.

Good-Sized Rear Garden - With an L-shaped timber decked patio area accessed via the two sets of bi-fold doors in the living kitchen. An extensive lawned area, ending at a good-sized playground area with two useful sheds. Tall hedging to the boundaries affording a good level of privacy.

And Finally... - A deceptively-spacious extended family home which must be viewed internally to fully appreciate the extensive work done by the present owners of the property over the past four years. Do not judge merely from a drive-by!

How To Get There - From our NEWTON FALLOWELL office in the heart of MELBOURNE: turn left into Market Place. Continue into Derby Road and pass Sainsbury's supermarket on the left. In a short distance, turn right into Windsor Avenue where the property (NUMBER 5) can be found immediately on the left hand side - identified by our 'For Sale' board. POST CODE for SAT NAVS: DE73 8FN.

Please Note - SERVICES: All mains are connected. 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. MEASUREMENTS: Please note that room sizes are quoted in metres to the nearest tenth of a metre measured from wall to wall. The imperial equivalent is included as an approximate guide for applicants not fully conversant with the metric system. Room measurements are included as a guide to room sizes and are not intended to be used when ordering carpets or flooring. TENURE: Freehold - with vacant possession on completion. Newton Fallowell recommend that purchasers satisfy themselves as to the tenure of this property and we recommend they consult a legal representative such as a solicitor appointed in their purchase.

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12 October 2016


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