3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Victoria Avenue, Borrowash, Derby

Sold STC £249,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Located between Ockbrook and Borrowash Village centres
  • Easy access to Elvaston Castle and County Park
  • For the young family or clients wishing to downsize
  • Spacious much improved accommodation
  • Character features
  • Convenient for Derby & Nottingham
  • Good primary and secondary education
  • Close to excellent amenities including regular bus services
  • Gas central heating
  • UPVC double glazing

Full description

*** BEST and FINAL OFFER BY 12 NOON THURSDAY 20th OCTOBER 2016 *** Beautifully presented and spacious Victorian three bedroom semi-detached property of style and character with useful attic room and delightful rear garden located between Ockbrook and Borrowash villages. Easy access to Elvaston Castle and Country Park. Convenient for Derby and Nottingham. EPC Rating TBA. VIEWING RECOMMEDNED

General Information -

A superb opportunity for the young family or clients wishing to downsize to purchase a charming and spacious and well presented three bedroom Victorian semi-detached property of style and character occupying a very convenient location situated between the villages of Ockbrook and Borrowash.

We believe the property was built in the 1870's and is constructed of brick beneath a pitched tiled roof with the front elevation having an attractive appearance revealed by ground floor bay window, matching UPVC double glazed windows, stone lintels and sills and recess storm arch porch.

The property is set back behind a grass verge with attractive tree and driveway providing standing spaces for two cars.

An internal inspection will reveal well maintained gas central heating and UPVC double glazing and in brief comprises, on the ground floor, entrance hall, lounge, dining room, kitchen with quartz worktops and feature Rangemaster cooker, utility room, first floor landing, three bedrooms, spacious four piece bathroom and useful attic room, which is ideal for a home office or children's play room.

To the rear of the property there is a delightful large private garden which has the benefit of not being overlooked, enjoying shaped lawns, well stocked flowerbeds, Indian stone paved patio and outbuildings comprising, workshop/store, greenhouse, additional store and w.c.

Location -

Borrowash is conveniently located close to the A52 making it within easy commuting distance for both Derby and Nottingham as well as the main motorway network and East Midland's International Airport.

The property's location is close to the centre of Borrowash village and makes it within easy reach of a good range of local amenities including the Ashbrook Infant and Junior School, supermarket, post office and shopping outlets together with village inns and restaurants.

The neighbouring villages of Draycott and Breaston also offer a good range of local amenities with other schooling in the area including Ockbrook with its noted Redhill Primary School and Trent College.

It is also well placed and close to the noted Elvaston Castle and Country Park.

Accommodation -

On The Ground Floor -

Recess Storm Arch Porch - Patterned tiles and half glazed entrance door with inset window opening into:

Spacious Entrance Hall - 12'6" x 3'6" (3.81m x 1.07m) - Inset doormat, oak effect laminate flooring, deep skirting boards, architraves, high ceiling, dado rail, radiator with attractive cover and staircase leading to first floor with handrail.

Charming Lounge - 14'4" x 13'5" (4.37m x 4.09m) - Chimney breast with feature fireplace, cast iron surround incorporating inset living flame gas fire and raised tiled hearth, deep skirting boards, architraves, coving to ceiling with centre rose, dado rail, radiator, bay window incorporating three UPVC double glazed windows with fitted Venitian blinds and stripped internal door.

Dining Room - 14'2" x 12' (4.32m x 3.66m) - Chimney breast with feature fireplace, surround, electric fire and hearth, deep skirting boards, architraves, coving to high ceiling with centre rose, picture rail, matching oak effect laminate flooring, UPVC double glazed window with fitted Roman blinds and aspect over rear garden, access to boiler behind cupboard and stripped door.

Useful Understairs Storage Cupboard - With shelving and stripped door.

Well Appointed Kitchen - 13'9" x 7'9" (4.19m x 2.36m) - 11/2 porcelain sink unit with chrome period style mixer tap, also incorporating Brita water filter, base units with drawer and cupboard fronts, tile splash-backs, wall, base and larders fitted units with attractive matching quartz worktop, tile flooring with under floor heating, spotlights to high ceiling, deep skirting boards, architraves, Classic Deluxe 110 dual fuel Rangemaster cooker (included in the sale at a successful sale price) with matching extractor hood over, wall mounted china display cabinets with glass shelving and illuminated, concealed worktop lights, integrated storage/recycling bin, cupboard, Bosch Logixx integrated dishwasher, two matching UPVC double glazed windows and door opening onto rear garden and stripped internal door.

Utility Room - 7'9" x 7'8" (2.36m x 2.34m) - Single porcelain sink unit with period style mixer tap, fitted base cupboards under, matching quartz worktops, additional wall and base fitted cupboards, built in wine rack, space for American style fridge/freezer, plumbing for automatic washing machine, vent for tumble dryer, matching tile flooring with underfloor heating, spotlights to ceiling, tile splash-backs, UPVC double glazed window and open square archway leading into the kitchen.

On The First Floor -

Passage Way Landing - 16'5" x 5'5" approx (5.00m x 1.65m appro x) - Deep skirting boards, architraves, high ceiling, dado rail, attractive balustrade and staircase leading to useful attic room/study.

Bedroom One - 12' x 11'5" into wardrobes (3.66m x 3.48m into war - Fitted with an attractive range of furniture comprising, wardrobes with cupboard over and dressing table with mirror, deep skirting boards, architraves, coving to ceiling, picture rail, radiator, UPVC double glazed window with fitted Roman blinds and aspect over rear garden and stripped door.

Bedroom Two - 13'5" into recess x 12' x 10'9" (4.09m into recess - Deep skirting boards, architraves, high ceiling, picture rail, radiator, UPVC double glazed window with Venitian blind and aspect to front and stripped door.

Bedroom Three - 7'5" x 6'3" (2.26m x 1.91m) - Deep skirting boards, architraves, radiator, UPVC double glazed arched window with Venetian blind and aspect to front and stripped door.

Spacious Four Piece Bathroom In White - 10'2" x 7'9" x 6'9" (3.10m x 2.36m x 2.06m) - Roll edge top period bath with chrome claw feet with mixer tap/shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., feature triple width separate shower cubicle with rain shower, attractive fully tiled walls and flooring with feature underfloor heating, heritage style towel rail/radiator, spotlights to high ceiling, glass shelving, circular mirror and towel hangers, UPVC double glazed obscure window and stripped door.

Staircase leading to:

Attic Room/Study/Occasional Bedroom - 12'2" x 11'2" (3.71m x 3.40m) - Power, lighting, two double glazed Velux windows and storage within the eaves.

Outside & Gardens -

The property is set back behind a grass verge with an attractive tree and pavement.

To the front of the property there is a Tarmacadam driveway providing standing spaces for two cars. The pathway leads to the side of the property and a gate opens onto the rear garden.

To the rear of the property there is a delightful private large garden, which enjoys shaped lawn, well stocked flowerbeds, shrubs, Indian stone patio providing a pleasant sitting out and entertaining space complimented by an Indian stone pathway and display lighting.

At the bottom of the garden is a soft play area for children with lighting and bark chippings.

Store/Workshop - 17'6" x 8'3" (5.33m x 2.51m) - Concrete flooring, power, lighting and up and over metal front door.

Greenhouse - 8'2" x 6'2" (2.49m x 1.88m) - Included in the sale.

Store - 8'6" x 4'2" (2.59m x 1.27m) - Power, lighting and shelving.

Very Useful W.C. - 4'5" x 3'8" (1.35m x 1.12m) - Mains connected with w.c., tile flooring and light.

Outside cold water tap and space for storing wheelie bins.

The private rear garden enjoys a pleasant leafy backdrop with a warm sunny aspect and has the benefit of not being overlooked.

Directional Note -

Leave Derby City centre along the A52 heading towards Nottingham. Take the exit off the A52 signposted for Borrowash and Ockbrook. On approaching the 'T' junction, take a right hand turning onto Victoria Avenue, shortly thereafter take your first turning right, which is the continuation of Victoria and number 178 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/SE).

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12 October 2016

Nearest stations

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  • Derby (3.6 mi)
  • Peartree (4.1 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Spondon (1.3 mi)
  • Derby (3.6 mi)
  • Peartree (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Scargill Mann & Co , Derby

4 St. James's Street Derby DE1 1RL

01332 448055 Local call rate

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