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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Louvain Road, Derby

Sold STC £375,000

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Situated in the heart of Derby, within easy access of the city centre and close to Littleover. This is a substantial four bedroom detached house with gas central heating, double glazing and delightful gardens.

Directions: - Leave Derby city centre along Uttoxeter New Road (A516) and at the traffic lights turn left onto Manor Road (A5111). A short distance along turn left onto St Albans road and right onto Louvain Road where the property is situated on the left hand side.

Situated in the heart of Derby, within easy access of the city centre and close to Littleover. This is a substantial four bedroom detached house with gas central heating, double glazing and delightful gardens.

Located in the heart of the city, this family home offers significant potential and in brief comprises: An entrance porch, hallway with staircase leading to the first floor and cloakroom, formal lounge with views over the garden and and additional sitting room which has access to a dining room and garden room overlooking the landscaped gardens to the rear. The property benefits further from a fitted kitchen, lobby area and useful utility room.

To the first floor a staircase leads to four good sized bedrooms, the master bedroom with En-Suite facility and two additional bedrooms each with a vanity sink. Family bathroom with shower.

A particular feature of the house are the magnificent gardens to the rear which have been beautifully kept to offer a range of lawns, well stocked borders, mature trees and patio area with a summer house ideal for entertaining. To the front elevation there is a driveway and access to the side of the house.

Louvain Road has the distinct advantage of being close to the vibrant city centre where there are a range of bars, restaurants and The Intu Shopping Centre. The house is just off the ring road giving onward travel to the A50, A52 and A38 which in turn leads to the M1 corridor.

Large houses in this location rarely become available for sale and viewing is recommended at the earliest opportunity.

Accommodation: - Entering the property through front door into:

Entrance Porch - With tiled floor, frosted window and step up to a door leading to:

Hallway - Spacious entrance hall with staircase leading to the first floor, radiator and useful understairs storage cupboard with open shelving.

Cloakroom - With low level WC, wash hand basin and frosted window to the porch.

Lounge - 16'4" x 16'5" (4.98m x 5.00m) - The formal lounge has a patio door leading to the rear elevation and benefits from a feature fireplace with log effect gas fire set beneath a shaped chimney upon a tiled hearth. The room has a double radiator, double glazed window to the front elevation, inset ceiling spotlights and views over the garden.

Sitting Room - 11'8" x 10'9" (3.56m x 3.28m) - Situated in the middle of the house, with open plan access to the garden room and kitchen, this informal room has an electric fire set upon a marble effect hearth, double radiator and double doors opening to:

Dining Room - 12'7" x 12'1" (3.84m x 3.68m) - With double glazed window overlooking the rear elevation, wooden panelling to walls and double radiator.

Open Plan Access From The Sitting Room To: -

Kitchen - 10'9" x 9'2" (3.28m x 2.79m) - Fitted with a range of work surfacing, preparation areas, wall and base cupboards and an integrated electric "Neff" double oven, four ring hob and extractor over. The kitchen has a stainless steel sink unit with drainer and Swan neck tap beneath a double glazed window overlooking the front elevation and there is open shelving, useful kitchen drawers, radiator, space for a fridge / freezer and complimentary tiling.

Inner Lobby - With tiled floor, double glazed window to the front elevation and door to:

Utility Room - 7'6" x 9'1" (2.29m x 2.77m) - A particularly useful room with stainless steel sink unit with double drainer, useful cupboards, space for a fridge / freezer, space for washing machine, double glazed window to the front elevation and wall mounted boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating.

Access From The Sitting Room To: -

Garden Room - 17'11" x 12'6" (5.46m x 3.81m) - This room was added by the current owners to create a 'party room' and has the benefit of a fixed bar ideal for entertaining! The room has windows overlooking the rear garden as well as a double radiator and two doors leading to the rear.

Staircase Leading To The First Floor From The Main Hallway: -

Half Landing - With double glazed window overlooking the rear elevation.

Main Landing - With airing cupboard with hot water tank and access to the loft which has been part bordered for storage.

Master Bedroom - 12'3" x 11'1" (3.73m x 3.38m) - (Measurement taken to the front of the wardrobe)

The master bedroom has a range of fitted wardrobes including a dressing table with useful drawers, double glazed window overlooking the garden and open plan access, in between the wardrobes, to:

En-Suite - 12'2" x 4'4" (3.71m x 1.32m) - With low level WC, twin wash hand basins with cupboard beneath, bath with Mira shower over the bath, complimentary tiling and heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two - 12'6" x 16'5" (3.81m x 5.00m) - (Maximum measurement into recess)

With double glazed window to the front elevation, double radiator, fitted wardrobes and useful under eaves storage area and vanity sink with drawers beneath.

Bedroom Three - 10'9" x 11'8" (3.28m x 3.56m) - With double glazed window to the rear elevation, radiator, fitted wardrobes, vanity sink with complimentary tiled splashback.

Bedroom Four - 10'9" x 6'5" (3.28m x 1.96m) - Used by the current vendor as a study, this room has a double glazed window to the front elevation, radiator, open shelving and a corner desk.

Family Bathroom - 7'7" x 6'7" (2.31m x 2.01m) - With low level WC, wash hand basin with cupboard beneath, bath with shower over, bidet, heated towel rail, complimentary tiling.

Outside: - A particular feature of this property are the substantial, well maintained gardens to the rear which are overlooked from the main house. A sloping pathway leads down to the gardens which are laid to lawn with a range of well stocked borders with mature trees and pathways. Towards the bottom of the garden, is a wooden summer house with power and light which is ideal for entertaining.

At the very end of the garden is a further lawned garden area and gate onto St Annes Close to the rear.

The house has the additional benefit of a lockable store / workshop which also has a wine cellar.

Gated access to the side of the house.



To the front elevation the property has a block paved driveway with car standing for several vehicles and access to the rear.

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