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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Burton Road, Derby


Property Description

Key features

  • Period Lodge Cottage
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Close to Littleover Village
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Convenient for City Centre
  • Spacious Bathroom
  • Close to Royal Derby Hospital
  • Generous Rear Garden
  • Many Character Features
  • Ample Parking

Full description

A CHARMING AND APPEALING, LATE-VICTORIAN GOTHIC-STYLE, DETACHED LODGE standing within generous gardens, within just a short walk of the well-equipped Littleover Village centre. This is an individual Home with many character original features, and offers scope for further improvement and structural extension, subject to individual requirements and obtaining the required approvals. Having the benefit of gas-fired central heating, the accommodation briefly comprises: -

GROUND FLOOR, Reception Hall, Sitting Room with feature window, separate Lounge with arched window, Inner Hall, and Kitchen. FIRST FLOOR, landing affording access to Two Double Bedrooms, and spacious Bathroom. OUTSIDE, front garden with ample parking, and generous mature rear garden, offering a high degree of privacy and being approximately 100-feet in depth, together with a range of Outbuildings. EPC E, 2018/2019 COUNCIL TAX BAND E. Please note, the main photo is of the rear elevation.

The Property - This is an individual and fairly unique property with many character features, and requires internal inspection to be fully appreciated. The property offers excellent scope for structural extension and further improvement to individual taste and subject to obtaining the usual planning and building regulation approvals. A particular feature of the property is the secluded, generous mature rear garden.

Location - The property enjoys a highly convenient position, situated within an established and popular residential area. Littleover Village centre is just a short walk away, with Derby City centre being readily accessible with regular bus services operating along Burton Road. The property is also conveniently situated within easy driving distance of Derbys' ring road systems, providing access to the A38, and A50 for commuting further afield. In addition, the Royal Derby Hospital is just a short drive away.

Directions - When leaving Derby city centre by vehicle, proceed along Burton Road, and after passing Southover Residential Care Home, just after Whittaker Road, the property can be found nestled past the the large brick walling on the left-hand side, prior to reaching the ring-road traffic lights.

Viewings - Strictly by prior appointment with the Sole Agents, Gadsby Nichols. REF: R12840

Accommodation - Having the benefit of gas-fired central heating, with the whole house also having been re-plumbed and re-wired during the 1980's, the detailed accommodation comprises: -

Ground Floor -

Entrance Hall - Having front entrance door, central heating radiator, and stairs to the first floor with understairs store.

Sitting/Dining Room - 3.66m x 3.66m (12'0" x 12'0") - Having feature oak fire surround, delightful arched Gothic-style window with decorative panels featuring a selection of birds, central heating radiator, beamed ceiling, and picture railing to the walls.

Lounge - 3.66m x 3.66m (12'0" x 12'0") - Having tiled fireplace and fitted log-effect gas fire, beamed ceiling, feature Gothic-style arched window with decorative panels and overlooking the rear garden, picture railing, and central heating radiator.

Inner Hall - Having stripped-oak flooring, and wall-mounted Viesmann gas central heating boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating, and which we understand was installed in 2013.

Kitchen - 2.95m x 2.92m (9'8" x 9'7") - Having a range of fitted units to include inset stainless-steel one-and-a-quarter bowl sink unit with cupboards under, adjoining and adjacent base units with cupboards and drawers below, fitted gas hob, electric oven, extractor hood, range of wall cupboards, arched window, arched recess area, and door to the rear.

First Floor -

Landing - Having window to the front elevation, and access to the loft space.

Bedroom One - 3.99m x 3.45m (13'1" x 11'4") - Having shallow bay window to the rear elevation overlooking the garden, built-in wardrobe, picture railing, and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Two - 3.66m x 3.35m (12'0" x 11'0") - Having central heating radiator, window to the side elevation, and picture railing.

Spacious Bathroom - 4.06m x 2.39m (13'4" x 7'10") - Having suite of panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low-level WC, bidet, and separate corner shower cubicle with Triton shower unit, two windows, central heating radiator, airing cupboard, part-tiled walls, and double glazed window.

Outside -

Gardens - The surrounding gardens a charming feature of the property, and comprsie: -

Front Garden - Having large mature rockeries, and car standing.

Outbuildings - To the rear of the property is a partially covered passaged area providing access to an outside WC and store shed, with potential for incorporation into the main residence.

Rear Garden - A particular feature to note is the secluded rear garden, being over 100-feet in depth and approximately south-facing, having patio, lawns, shrub and flower borders, and garden shed.

Additional Information -

Tenure - The property is freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Council Tax - From enquiries of the VOA Website, we understand that the property currently falls within council tax band E (2018/2019), with Derby City Council. However, we would recommend any prospective purchasers make their own enquiries with the local authority.

Do You Need A Survey? - If you are not buying one of our properties, but need a survey or valuation, please contact our offices for further information and advice on 01332 296396. We offer a range of surveys and valuations to cover all house types.

Ref: R12840 -

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Added on Rightmove:
21 June 2018

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