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Key features

  • Immaculate 1930’s detached
  • Premier location
  • Littleover community and Grifield primary catchments
  • Just under a quarter of an acre plot
  • Refitted family bathroom and shower room
  • Three generous reception rooms
  • Long driveway and single garage
  • EPC rating D / Council tax band E


There are a range of local retail outlets with-in walking distance of the property as well as in the centre of Littleover and nearby Mickleover. The property also falls within the catchment area for the noted Littleover Community School. Private education is also within walking distance at Derby High School and Derby Grammar School for boys. This location is also well positioned for employment opportunities at Rolls-Royce, Toyota, Derby University and The Royal Derby Hospital. Transport links are easily accessible within a few minutes drive to A38 and A50, both connections to the M1 motorway network and there is a regular local bus service.

Entrance into the property is via a spacious entrance hall with stairs leading off to the first floor featuring an intricately patterned cast-iron balustrade, coved ceilings with an archway through to the sitting room/study and a very useful understairs cloaks cupboard. The floor has been recently retiled, and the connecting doors have been replaced with modern oak panel doors.
The main lounge is open plan to the dining room creating a lovely open and sociable space perfect for larger families or when entertaining. The fireplace forms the focal point of the lounge with an elegant, polished stone surround, an inset living flame gas fire and granite hearth. Moulded coving to the ceiling and oak floors that run through an archway into the dining room.
The dining room as well as oak flooring also has matching coving and French doors that provide access directly out onto the rear patio.
Between the dining room and the kitchen is a small lobby area with oak flooring and oak panel doors that open into a very useful pantry and into the ground floor guest WC. The WC has been fully refitted with full height ceramic tiling, ceramic tiled floor, a modern vertical radiator, low flush WC and a vanity wash basin with storage beneath, window to the rear.
The kitchen has also recently been fully refitted with a range of base units with integrated dishwasher, granite worksurfaces above with an inset ceramic sink unit with mixer tap and a matching backplate above a range cooker (available by separate negotiation) extractor hood over, ceramic tiled splashbacks, matching fretwork inspired eye level display cabinets, ceramic tiled floor, ceiling spotlighting, windows to the side and rear and an entrance door to the rear garden. Spaces have been left for a washing machine and an American style fridge freezer.
To the right hand side of the entrance is a lovely second sitting room or home office with a bay window overlooking the front garden, oak flooring and a coved textured ceiling.
On the first floor stairs rise up to a split galleried landing with a wrought-iron balustrade, oaks doors lead off to the bedrooms, shower room and bathroom.
To the front of the property are two double bedrooms one of which has a spectacular Juliet balcony with views over the front garden. To the rear is a further double bedroom this time with a shallow balcony that you can step out onto and stunning views of the rear garden. The fourth bedroom is also located on the rear and is a smaller single bedroom with views over the rear garden.
The bedrooms are all served by a family bathroom plus a further shower room both of which have been fully refitted and are fully tiled with high end finishes bathroom comprising vanity washbasin with storage beneath, low flush WC and a stunning roll top slipper bath. The Shower room has a walk-in double shower with drench rain shower head.
Outside the property sits a long way back from the road behind a wide grass verge which leads onto a large lawned front garden set with cyprus trees and olive trees an extensive block paved driveway provides parking lots of off road parking as well as access to the attached single garage.
To the rear there is a sizable rear garden which enjoys a good degree of privacy being mainly laid to lawn with shrub and herbaceous borders and an extensive block paved patio area adjacent to the rear of the house.

Tenure: Freehold (purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to the tenure via their legal representative).
Property construction: Standard Parking: Driveway Electricity supply: Mains Water supply: Mains Sewerage: Mains
Heating: Mains gas
(Purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to their suitability).
Broadband type: Fibre
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Mobile signal/coverage: See Ofcom link
Local Authority/Tax Band: Derby City Council / Tax Band E
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Our Ref: JGA29042024



COUNCIL TAXA payment made to your local authority in order to pay for local services like schools, libraries, and refuse collection. The amount you pay depends on the value of the property.Read more about council Tax in our glossary page.
Band: E
PARKINGDetails of how and where vehicles can be parked, and any associated costs.Read more about parking in our glossary page.
Garage,Off street
GARDENA property has access to an outdoor space, which could be private or shared.
ACCESSIBILITYHow a property has been adapted to meet the needs of vulnerable or disabled individuals.Read more about accessibility in our glossary page.
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Rykneld Road, Littleover

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  • Peartree Station2.4 miles
  • Derby Station3.1 miles
  • Willington Station3.2 miles
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John German, Derby

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