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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Findern Lane, Willington, Derby, Derbyshire

Sold STC £215,000

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Occupying a semi rural position adjoining farm land and overlooking the Trent and Mersey canal, this is an extended and traditional three bedroom semi detached family home with double garage and stunning gardens.


From Derby city centre, leave via the A38 heading towards Burton upon Trent. Exit the A50 at the Toyota Island signposted A50, taking the far left lane and continuing straight over at the large traffic island signposted Willington. Proceed straight over at the mini island and when arriving at the traffic lights, turn left onto Findern Lane and the property can be found at the end of the row of houses on the left. The accommodation incorporates hardwood double glazing, gas central heating, a burglar alarm and briefly comprises, entrance hallway, lounge with bay window, separate sitting room, breakfast room and conservatory, 'L' shaped fitted kitchen whilst to the first floor there are two double bedrooms, one single bedroom and bathroom with shower. The charming family home sits on a generous plot with ample off street parking to the front and turning apron which continues to the side and eventually to the useful and large double garage with attached brick built garden room. The stunning gardens have been beautifully maintained and are a true asset of this house. There is excellent potential for further extension to the property to both the side and rear, subject to the necessary planning permission. The village of Willington lies in between Derby city and Burton upon Trent town, both easily accessed via the A38 with the A50 also within easy reach. Within the village, there are the usual amenities including Primary School, convenience store and Public Houses. The recently opened Mercia Marina is also located within Willington and is an interesting place to visit. Viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate this stunning family homes semi rural position.

Ground Floor

A covered storm porch with external lighting give access to:

Entrance Hallway

Solid wooden door with inset stained glass panels, stairs leading off to the first floor with useful under stairs cupboard beneath, beautiful stripped balustrade and matching skirting boards.

Front Lounge

12'11 x 11'11 (3.94m x 3.63m)

Curved hardwood leaded double glazed bay window with matching curved radiator, wooden mantel piece with marble hearth and surround and inset flame effect gas fire, telephone point, TV aerial point, radiator and original stripped panelled door.

Sitting Room

12'11 x 11'11 (3.94m x 3.63m)

With wooden mantel piece, tiled hearth and surround with inset flame effect gas fire, TV aerial point, large serving hatch through to the kitchen, radiator, original stripped panelled door with matching skirting boards and open plan archway to:

Breakfast Room

7'4 x 7'1 (2.24m x 2.16m)

Hardwood double glazed sliding patio doors to the rear, radiator and open plan access to:

'L' Shaped Fitted Kitchen

16'5 10'4 reducing to 6'11 (5.00m 3.15m reducin

Comprehensively fitted with a range of wall and base units with matching cupboard and drawer fronts, complimentary laminate work top with inset stainless steel sink and drainer and tiled splash back, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and dishwasher, gas cooker, and fridge freezer. Tiled floor, original stripped panelled door to the hallway, side and rear hardwood double glazed window, radiator and double glazed door giving access to:


12'2 x 6'7 (3.71m x 2.01m)

Of brick base construction with a range of upvc double glazed windows and two side upvc double glazed doors and tiled floor.


Side hardwood double glazed window overlooking the adjoining farmland, loft access point with fixed pull down loft ladder, the loft of part boarded with power and light.

Bedroom One

12'11 x 11'11 (3.94m x 3.63m)

Hardwood double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and farmland beyond and radiator.

Bedroom Two

11'11 11'0 (3.63m 3.35m)

Hardwood double glazed leaded window to the front elevation and radiator.

Bedroom Three

7'5 x 6'10 (2.26m x 2.08m)

Hardwood double glazed leaded window to the front elevation and radiator.


Three piece cream suite comprising 'P' shaped panelled bath with matching curved shower screen and electric shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc, tiled walls, cream heated towel rail and hardwood double glazed window.


To the front of the property there is a tarmac driveway and turning apron and mature front garden. The driveway continues down the side of the property where there is ample scope for extension, (subject to the necessary planning permissions) leading to:

Detached Double Garage

24'6 x 13'5 (7.47m x 4.09m)

With double opening wooden doors to the front, side personal door and side double glazed windows, useful loft storage space with power and light.

Attached Gardeners Store

8'9 x 8'2 (2.67m x 2.49m)

Of brick construction with pitched roof, accessed from both the double garage and from the garden, with side window, useful roof storage space, power and light.

The stunning rear garden is a true asset to this property and really should be viewed to be fully appreciated. Leaving the property from the conservatory, there is a paved patio area leading directly to the large expanse of lawn with side brick and decked path ways leading to the rear of the property where there is the most pleasant decked seating area with surrounding pergola and providing views over the adjoining farmland. Also at the the bottom of the garden there is an interesting and landscaped area with wrought iron archway and covering wisteria and fruit tree. The garden is of large size and offers a high degree of privacy. Note: The current owner has available, an array of photographs from many Spring and Summer times in years gone by when the garden is in full bloom, which is understood to be quite spectacular.


By appointment through Boxall Brown and Jones of Derby.

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15 October 2010

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