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6 bedroom house for sale

Fernbank, Bakewell Road, MATLOCK, Derbyshire, DE4 3AZ

Withdrawn from Market £485,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Immaculately presented, Elegant, Stone Built, Victorian Family Home.
  • VIEWING STRONGLY RECOMMENDED
  • SIX DOUBLE BEDROOMS
  • Two Bathrooms & Master En-Suite
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Breakfast Kitchen With Gas Aga
  • Spacious Utility Room & Outbuildings
  • Large manicured Landscaped Gardens, Driveway, Open Garage & Covered Carport
  • SUPERB VIEWS
  • Located On The Edge Of The Town Close to Matlock Train Station

Full description

An elegant, stone built, late Victorian family home, ideally located on the edge of the town with good access to local amenities. This well proportioned, substantial property offers six bedrooms, master en-suite, two further bathrooms, drawing room, dining room, breakfast kitchen with Aga and utility room. There are delightful, manicured landscaped gardens, driveway with off road parking, open garage and a carport. Matlock is a picturesque spa town in the heart of Derbyshire close to the Peak District National Park, surrounded by beautiful open countryside. The town has a wealth of historic buildings as well as excellent local amenities and good primary and secondary schools. At the centre of the town is Hall Leys Park with sports facilities, children's play area, formal gardens and a riverside walk. Situated on the A6 trunk road, there is easy access to Manchester, Derby and Nottingham and the nearby towns of Chesterfield, Wirksworth and Bakewell.

Entering the property via a broad original half glazed entrance door with decorative leaded centre panel and over-door light. The door opens to:

RECEPTION HALLWAY 17'8 x 6'11 (5.38m x 2.1m)
Having an elegant staircase rising to the first floor accommodation, fitted dado rail and decorative period cornice. The hallway has central heating radiator with thermostatic valve a fitted matwell and broad original panelled doors open to:

DRAWING ROOM 16'1 x 13'5 measured into the bay (4.9m x 4.09m)
Having a front aspect sliding sash bay window with views over the wooded hills that surround the town. There is a further side aspect window, flooding the room with natural light. The room has a polished marble feature fireplace with a cast iron insert and raised hearth housing a living flame gas fire. There is elegant coving to the ceiling and decorative ceiling rose. The room has wall and centre light points, central heating radiators and a television aerial point with satellite facility.

From the hallway a half glazed panelled door, with etched glass, opens to:

DINING KITCHEN 13'11 x 12'10 (4.24m x 3.91m)
With dual aspect original sliding sash windows overlooking the delightful gardens that surround the property. The room has ceramic tiles to the floor, decorative cornice to the ceiling and set within a chimneypiece is a gas fired Aga cooker with twin lidded hotplates and two ovens the Aga provides hot water to the property. The kitchen is fitted with a good range of bespoke kitchen units in a pine finish with cupboards and drawers set beneath a timber edged work surface with a tiled splashback. There are wall mounted storage cupboards, open display shelves and glass fronted display cabinets with under cabinet lighting. Set within the work surface is a 1½ bowl sink with mixer tap and a 4-ring ceramic hob beneath which is a gas oven. Integral appliances include Bosch 12-place setting dishwasher and integral fridge. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights and there is a television aerial point and telephone point. A panelled door leads to:

DINING ROOM 16' x 14' measured into the bay (4.88m x 4.27m)
Having front aspect sliding sash bay windows and a further side aspect window overlooking the gardens. The room has deep original skirting boards, decorative coving and centre ceiling rose. There are wall and centre light points and central heating radiators.

From the hallway panelled door opens to:

UTILITY ROOM 8'8 x 8'5 & 17'9 x 2'9 (2.64m x 2.56m & 5.41m x 0.83m)
An L shaped room having rear aspect sliding sash windows overlooking the gardens and a half glazed entrance door opening onto the rear of the property. The room has ceramic tiles to the floor. A range of kitchen units with cupboards and drawers beneath a timber effect work surface with an inset sink with mixer tap. There are wall mounted storage cupboards. Beneath the work surface there is space and connection for an automatic washing machine and ample space for further white goods. The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and coat hanging space. Sited within the room is the Potterton gas fired boiler which provides central heating to the property.

From the hallway a door opens to a useful under stairs storage cupboard having a quarry tiled floor and fitted shelving. A further panelled door opens to:

GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM 13'6 x 9'5 max (4.11m x 2.87m)
With a side aspect sliding sash window with obscured glass to the lower pane. There are ceramic tiles to the floor and a contemporary suite with level entry shower cubicle with mixer shower, modern wash hand basin with pillar tap set upon a contemporary wall mounted wash stand with a drawer beneath. There is a dual flush close coupled W.C. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights and there is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and a chrome finished ladder style radiator, shaver point and extractor fan. Over the wash hand basin is an illuminated mirror.

From the hallway a broad staircase with a heavy turned pitched pine newel post and polished pitch pine handrail rises to:

FIRST FLOOR GALLERIED LANDING 18'3 x 10'3 (5.56m x 3.12m)
With front aspect sliding sash window enjoying superb views over the wooded hills of the Derwent Valley. The landing has coving to the ceiling, fitted dado rail and staircase rising to the second floor accommodation. There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and a broad original panelled door opening to:

BEDROOM ONE 14' x 12'11 (4.27m x 3.94m)
Having front aspect double glazed sliding sash windows with similar views to the landing. The room has period cornice to the ceiling and decorative centre ceiling rose. There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, telephone point, television aerial point and deep original Victorian skirting boards. A panelled door leads to:

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 7'6 x 3'6 (2.28m x 1.06m)
With a side aspect double glazed window and suite with tiled shower cubicle with mixer shower, semi countertop wash hand basin with storage cupboards beneath and concealed cistern dual flush W.C. Over the wash hand basin is a mirror light and the room has halogen downlight spotlights, an extractor fan and a chrome finished ladder style towel radiator.

From the landing further doors open to:

BEDROOM TWO 14' x 12'11 (4.27m x 3.94m)
With front aspect sliding sash windows with fitted secondary glazing, central heating radiator and a good range of built-in wardrobes providing hanging space and storage shelving.

BEDROOM THREE 13'4 x 12'10 (4.06m x 3.91m)
Having sliding sash windows with delightful views over the enclosed gardens to the rear of the property. The room has a central heating radiator, built-in pine wardrobes providing hanging space and storage shelving and an airing cupboard having slatted linen storage shelving and housing the hot water cylinder which is fitted with an immersion heater.

BEDROOM FOUR 10'9 x 8'10 (3.28m x 2.69m)
With dual aspect windows flooding the room with natural light. The room has a telephone point and central heating radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM 10'3 x 7'10 (3.12m x 2.39m)
A half tiled room with rear aspect windows with obscured glass and dark wood effect laminate flooring. Suite with panelled bath having mixer shower over and glass shower screen, vanity wash hand basin with storage cupboard beneath and close coupled W.C. The room is illuminated by halogen downlight spotlights and there is a ladder style towel radiator and a central heating radiator.

From the first floor landing a staircase with turned spindles and polished pitch pine handrail rises to:

SECOND FLOOR LANDING 12'2 x 7'1 (3.71m x 2.16m)
leading to:

BEDROOM FIVE/OFFICE 14' x 12'7 (4.27m x 3.83m)
With an original sliding sash gable end window and central heating radiator with thermostatic valve. The room has a telephone point making is ideal as a work from home space, study etc if not required as a bedroom.

BEDROOM SIX 14' x 12'7 (4.27m x 3.83m)
With a double glazing sliding sash gable end window with delightful views towards Oker Hill. The room has a light wood effect Amtico style flooring and a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve. There is a vanity wash hand basin with storage cupboard beneath.

OUTSIDE
To the front of the property a driveway with stepped pathway, to the centre, rises to a covered carport. To the bottom of the driveway is an open fronted garage. From the driveway steps rise to pathway giving access to the entrance door. There is a pebble border with decorative balustrade ideal for displaying pot plants and a deep terraced border well stocked with a good variety of ornamental shrubs and flowering plants designed to give colour and interest throughout the year. Lying to the side of the property is a good size area of garden mainly laid to the lawn with borders well stocked with flowering plants and ornamental shrubs. The garden is surrounded by mature ornamental trees and there is a child's swing. To the rear of the property is a lawned terrace with borders stocked with colourful plants and ornamental shrubs. From the lawned terrace, semi circular steps rise to a flagged seating area with a built-in BBQ, beyond which is a further good size area of garden with lawns and borders. To the top of the garden is an area of lawn interspersed with fine mature ornamental trees. From the garden there are superb views over the surrounding hills. To the far side of the property is a stone built garden store and former solid fuel store. The property has outside lighting on PIR sensors and outside water supply.

SERVICES AND GENERAL INFORMATION
All mains services are connected to the property.

PARKING
Driveway, garage and carport.

DIRECTIONS
Leaving Matlock Crown square towards Darley Dale. The property can be found on the right hand side, shortly after the traffic island.

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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08 September 2015

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