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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Cumberhills Road, Duffield, Belper, Derbyshire

Sold STC £1,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Ecclesbourne School catchment
  • Delightful views of the Derwent Valley
  • Warm south facing aspect
  • High degree of privacy
  • Character features
  • Four reception rooms Breakfast kitchen
  • Utility
  • Five double bedrooms
  • Three bathrooms
  • Superb south facing garden extending to approx 2 acres

Full description

ECCLESBOURNE SCHOOL CATCHMENT - Fine detached residence of style and character with annex/indoor swimming pool set in a delightful private south facing two acre garden with countryside views located on the edge of the very sought after village of Duffield.

General Information -

A superb opportunity to acquire a fine detached residence of style and character with a delightful garden setting, offering a high degree of privacy with a warm southerly aspect located on the edge of the very sought after village of Duffield.

The property stands in a slightly elevated and prominent position enjoying pleasant views across the Derwent Valley.

We believe the property was built in the 1860s and is constructed of brick beneath a pitched tiled roof, with the main elevation having an attractive appearance revealed by impressive gables and matching UPVC double glazed windows with leaded finish.

The property is approached via secure twin wrought iron electric gates opening onto a driveway providing an in-and-out system leading to a brick built double detached garage with games room/studio over.

An internal inspection will reveal oil fired central heating living accommodation and in brief comprises, on the ground floor, entrance hall, wine cellar, cloakroom, lounge, sitting room, study, dining room, breakfast kitchen, utility, rear entrance and second cloakroom.

The first floor landing leads to five bedrooms and three bathrooms.

A beautiful private garden extends to approximately 2 acres and enjoys sweeping lawns, well stocked flowerbeds, rockery, Indian flagstone patios and specimen trees.

The property is sold with the benefit of a detached brick and tiled indoor swimming pool with two double bedroom apartment/annex over.

Location -

Park Leys is located approximately 1/2 mile from the extremely sought after village of Duffield, with its excellent range of amenities, including a varied selection of shops and schools, including The Meadows & William Gilbert Primary Schools and the noted Ecclesbourne Secondary School.

There is a regular train service to Derby City centre, which lies some 5 miles to the south of the village.

Local recreational facilities within the village include squash, tennis, football, rugby, cricket and noted Chevin golf course.

Derby's outer ring road provides convenient access to major trunk roads including the A38, A52 and A50, serving the M1, M42 and M6, making the area highly accessible. East Midlands International Airport is approximately 30 minutes drive.

The famous market town of Ashbourne lies some 10 miles away, known as the gateway to The Peak District National Park, which is Britain's oldest park and provides some stunning scenery including Dovedale.

A further point of note is that the Derwent Valley in which the village of Duffield nestles, is one of the few World Heritage Sites.

Private education nearby includes Repton School and Derby High School in Littleover.

Accommodation -

On The Ground Floor -

Entrance Hall - Two radiators and two staircases leading to the first floor.

Wine Cellar -

Lounge - 22'8" x 13'8" into bay (6.91m x 4.17m into bay) - With inglenook style fireplace incorporating multi-burner stove and raised stone hearth, radiator, coving to ceiling, bay window and UPVC double glazed French doors opening onto garden.

Cloakroom With Boot Room - Low level w.c., wash basin, radiator and boiler cupboard.

Sitting Room - 20'3" x 14'2" (6.17m x 4.32m) - Adam style fireplace, coving to ceiling, radiator and two UPVC double glazed windows.

Study/Snug - 14'2" into bay x 14' (4.32m into bay x 4.27m) - Original panelling and book shelving, fireplace with multi-burner stove, radiator and bay window.

Dining/Family Room - 13'11" x 12'6" (4.24m x 3.81m) - Two radiators, coving to ceiling, two UPVC double glazed windows and internal doors opening into:

Breakfast Kitchen - 16' x 13'11" (4.88m x 4.24m) - Wall and base units with granite worktops, oil fired Aga, concealed boiler, integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer, UPVC double glazed window and stable door opening onto garden.

Utility Area - With plumbing for automatic washing machine and vent for tumble dryer.

Rear Entrance - With doors opening onto patio and garden.

Second Cloakroom/Gardener's W.C. - With wash basin and low level w.c.

On The First Floor -

Landing - With UPVC double glazed window.

Master Double Bedroom - 20'4" x 14'1" (6.20m x 4.29m) - Built in wardrobes, radiator, coving to ceiling and two UPVC double glazed windows.

Double Bedroom Two - 19'11" x 12'3" (6.07m x 3.73m) - Fitted wardrobes, base cupboards and desk, coving to ceiling, two radiators and three UPVC double glazed windows.

Double Bedroom Three - 13'11" x 12' (4.24m x 3.66m) - Radiator, coving to ceiling and UPVC double glazed window.

Double Bedroom Four - 11'4" x 11'1" (3.45m x 3.38m) - Radiator, coving to ceiling and two UPVC double glazed windows.

Double Bedroom Five - 13'11" x 11'6" (4.24m x 3.51m) - Radiator and UPVC double glazed window.

Box Room - 7'11" x 7'4" (2.41m x 2.24m) - UPVC double glazed window.

Bathroom One - 11'10" x 9'8" (3.61m x 2.95m) - Bath, wash basin, separate shower cubicle, low level w.c., radiator and two UPVC double glazed windows.

Bathroom Two - 10'2" x 6'10" (3.10m x 2.08m) - Bath, wash hand basin, low level w.c., radiator and UPVC double glazed window.

Bathroom Three - 14'6" x 4' (4.42m x 1.22m) - Bath, wash basin, low level w.c., and UPVC double glazed window.





Outside & Gardens -

Well-kept private garden enjoying a warm southerly aspect and extends to approximately two acres.

The garden comprises, sweeping lawns, well stocked flowerbeds, rockery, Indian flagstone patio, specimen trees and excellent space for playing football, cricket or to erect a tennis court a really magnificent family garden.

Detached Brick & Tile Indoor Swimming Pool & Two Bed Apartment Over -

Swimming Pool, Bar Area & Three Piece Shower Room - 38' x 25' (11.58m x 7.62m) -

Luxury Heated Swimming Pool -

Apartment/Annex - Heated by oil fired central heating and comprises:

Open Plan Lounge/Dining Room/Kitchen - 27'3" x 16'1" x 7'9" (8.31m x 4.90m x 2.36m) -

Bedroom One - 13'8" x 9'8" (4.17m x 2.95m) -

Bedroom Two - 13'3" x 7'8" (4.04m x 2.34m) -

Bathroom - 13'1" x 6' (3.99m x 1.83m) -

Two electric gates providing an entrance in and exit out system, opening onto a driveway providing excellent standing spaces for several cars leading to:

Detached Double Garage (With Games Room/Studio Over) - 22'4" x 19' approx (6.81m x 5.79m appro x) - With electric doors, separate w.c. And staircase leading to:

Games Room/Studio (Over Garage) - 22'2" x 14'4" (6.76m x 4.37m) - With power, lighting, two electric heaters and five windows.

Directional Note -

The approach from Derby City centre is to head north along the A6 (Duffield Road) proceeding through the suburbs of Darley Abbey and Allestree. On entering Duffield and at the traffic lights, take the left turning left into Broadway. Follow the road around eventually taking the left turning into Cumberhills Road. Proceed along Cumberhills Road for approximately 1/4 of a mile and Park Leys will be located on the left hand side entered through wrought iron gates.

Viewing -

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

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