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Fern Bank, Chaddesden Lane, Chaddesden

£500,000
Reduced on 10/03/2021
Hannells Estate Agents, Chaddesden
PROPERTY TYPE
Cottage
BEDROOMS
x4
BATHROOMS
x2

Key features

  • MOST ATTRACTIVE COTTAGE POSSIBLY DATING TO AROUND 1792
  • SYMPATHETICALLY IMPROVED AND EXTENDED OVER RECENT YEARS
  • PREVIOUS PLANNING FOR TWO ADDITIONAL DWELLINGS
  • EARLY VIEWING ESSENTIAL TO BE APPRECIATED
  • EPC RATING C
  • RETAINING MANY CHARACTER FEATURES
  • CONTEMPORARY OPEN PLAN BESPOKE LIVING/DINING KITCHEN
  • LOUNGE WITH FEATURE WOOD BURNING STOVE
  • IMPOSING HALLWAY WITH INGLENOOK FIREPLACE AND MINTON FLOOR
  • FOUR BEDROOMS, MASTER WITH EN-SUITE, FAMILY BATHROOM WITH JACUZZI BATH

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare and unusual opportunity to acquire Fern Bank, a property which is believed to be one of the original houses in Chaddesden Village dating back to around 1792. Having been subject to a comprehensive scheme of renovation over recent years and extended to provide a spacious family home. This sympathetically restored property stands within what is believed to extend to around three quarters of an acre including the entrance/driveway and has previously had planning permission to build to two additional houses ** (see additional notes).

Fern Bank is believed to form part of the Chaddesden Wilmots Estate and retains character accommodation, ideal for the growing family being well situated for a range of amenities including schools (Cavendish Close and Leesbrook), Chaddesden Park, shops and transport links. The property benefits from gas fired central heating, replacement UPVC Georgian bar sliding sash windows and stone sills to retain its original cottage charm. The house has also been rewired and re-roofed and in brief comprises:- entrance lobby, imposing reception hallway with Minton tiled flooring, original Inglenook fireplace and feature split staircase, snug/sitting room with exposed beams, fireplace and hand made units, superbly appointed and spacious open plan living/bespoke dining kitchen painted in Farrer and Ball 'Drop Cloth' with Cosmic black granite worktops, a range of integrated appliances, useful walk-in pantry and a centre island.  This room opens to an attractive lounge with French doors leading to the garden and feature wood and coal burning fire.  There is a useful utility room and cloakroom/WC.  To the first floor there are two landing areas, one provides access to the master bedroom having feature valuted ceiling and en-suite shower room.  There is a further good size bedroom which is currently used an office and stylish refitted bathroom with a four piece suite incorporating a Jacuzzi bath. There are two further bedrooms.  Outside, as previously mentioned, the property occupies a generous plot with mature gardens and ample off road parking for a number  of vehicles.  The property is approached via a driveway adjacent to Maine Drive.  

The Chaddesden History Society is believed to have a wealth of information about its heritage and over recent years the property was reclassified from 146 Chaddesden Lane to 144.

Entrance Lobby opening to:-

Imposing Reception Hallway (with feature Minton flooring, Inglenook Fireplace and split staircase)

13' 9'' x 11' 7'' (4.19m x 3.53m)

Snug/Sitting Room

13' 8'' x 10' 4'' (4.16m x 3.15m) minimum measurement

Superb Open Plan Bespoke Living/Dining Kitchen

29' 4'' x 13' 5'' (8.93m x 4.09m) plus walk-in pantry 5'10" x 4'1"

Lounge (with feature wood burning stove)

14' 8'' x 13' 6'' (4.47m x 4.11m)

Utility Room

7' 8'' x 7' 1'' (2.34m x 2.16m)

Cloakroom/WC

From the Entrance Area the feature split staircase provides access to the first floor accommodation.

Master Bedroom

15' 2'' x 13' 7'' (4.62m x 4.14m)

En-Suite Shower Room

6' 0'' x 3' 9'' (1.83m x 1.14m)

Double Bedroom Two

14' 0'' x 10' 6'' (4.26m x 3.20m)

Double Bedroom Three

11' 6'' x 6' 9'' (3.50m x 2.06m)

Bedroom Four (Currently used as an office)

14' 0'' x 7' 8'' (4.26m x 2.34m)

Stylish Refitted Bathroom (with four piece suite) with Jacuzzi bath

9' 9'' x 6' 5'' (2.97m x 1.95m)

Outside

The property occupies a mature plot which is believed to extend to approximately three quarters of an acre including the driveway/entrance road.

There is an extensive lawned area to the front and side of the property together with ample off road parking for a number of vehicles.

The grounds/garden has previously had planning permission to build two additional houses.

Access to the property by vehicles is via a driveway adjacent to Maine Drive.

We would suggest any prospective purchaser confirm the size of the plot together and make further enquiries should anyone wish to consider developing the plot further.

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Fern Bank, Chaddesden Lane, Chaddesden

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Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Derby Station1.6 miles
  • Spondon Station1.6 miles
  • Peartree Station2.8 miles
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