5 bedroom detached house for sale

Hopwell Nook, Off The Ridings, Ockbrook, Derby

Offers in Excess of £750,000

Property Description

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Situated in an unrivalled location, with far reaching views over rolling Derbyshire countryside, this is a substantial four/five bedroomed detached home situated within a enviable plot, with outdoor swimming pool and potential for further development.

Directons - Leave Derby city centre along the A52 and vacate the road at the Borrowash/Ockbrook turning and proceed in the direction of Ockbrook along Victoria Avenue which becomes Flood Street. At the junction turn right onto Bare Lane and left onto The Ridings. Continue along The Ridings and turn right opposite number "69" onto a secluded road which is marked "Public Footpath". Continue along this road for approximately half a mile and where "The Coach House" is situated on the left hand side clearly identified by "For Sale" board.

Positioned in an unrivalled location, with far reaching views over rolling Derbyshire countryside, this is a substantial four/five bedroomed detached home situated within a enviable plot, with outdoor swimming pool and potential for further development.

Situated with superb far reaching views over beautiful farmland, this is a large detached family home which is currently undergoing improvement to convert it into a six bedroom executive residence with ancillary accommodation in the garden.

Currently the large detached house benefits from oil fired central heating and double glazing and in brief comprises: an entrance lobby, study, formal lounge, dining room and large kitchen with views over the gardens and countryside. The ground floor benefits further from two individual double glazed porches and ground floor utility room. To the first floor the house has four/five double bedrooms and there are two bathrooms.

Outside the house benefits from a generous plot with unrivalled views over surrounding countryside extending to approximately ¾ acre. The gardens are laid mainly to lawn with mature trees and are complimented further by a recently installed outdoor swimming pool with lighting and decked patio area.

A real feature of this property its exceptional position with glorious views over surrounding countryside which must be seen to be fully appreciated.

The vendor of the property is a notable local builder and the property could be either purchased for the advertised price or for an agreed additional sum, the building works could be completed to the purchasers individual specification. (Further details relating to this can be obtained from the offices of Boxall Brown and Jones)

The house is located on the edge of the village of Ockbrook, close to a range of local facilities including Red Hill Primary School, Ockbrook Private School, local grocery store, local café and gift shop. The Apple Tree and popular public houses are within easy reach of the property and close to the A52 connecting it with both Derby and Nottingham.

Large detached family homes, in such an unrivalled location, rarely become available for sale and the exciting opportunity of finishing the property to a agreed specification will make this property extremely desirable and viewing is recommended at the earliest opportunity.

Accommodation - Entering the property through double glazed front door into:

Entrance Lobby - With access to:

Study - 14'8" x 13' (4.47m x 3.96m) - A particularly versatile room with staircase leading to the first floor, double glazed window to the front elevation and exposed beams to ceiling. Access through the study to:

Lounge - 17'6" x 19'9" (5.33m x 6.02m) - (Measurement taken to centre of the bay window)

Located at the far end of the house, the formal lounge has a double glazed window overlooking the front elevation, feature stone fireplace with inset open fire upon a hearth and two double radiators.

Family Room - 21'3" x 10'1" (6.48m x 3.07m) - This large room has a double glazed window overlooking the front elevation, double glazed window to the rear and feature fireplace with tiled hearth. Access from this room to:

Dining Room - 26'4" x 11'9" (8.03m x 3.58m) - (Measurement taken to centre of the bay window)

With a double glazed bay window overlooking the front elevation, decorative feature fire place, two radiators, exposed beams to ceiling and open plan access to the:

Kitchen - 16'1" x 12' (4.90m x 3.66m) - Fitted with a range of work surface/preparation areas, wall and base cupboards and a free standing cooking range. The kitchen has a stainless steel sink unit overlooking the swimming pool and there is space for a dishwasher, space for a free standing fridge/freezer, complimentary tiling and double radiator. Door leading to:

Hallway - With understairs storage cupboard and stairs leading to the first floor.

Double Glazed Porch - The kitchen leads out to a double glazed porch with windows overlooking the garden and door leading to the rear.

At the rear of the property is a:

Rear Hallway - With coat hanging space and access to a further:

Second Double Glazed Porch - With double glazed windows overlooking the rear elevation and door opening to the rear.

Utility Room - 7'9" x 9'3" (2.36m x 2.82m) - With double glazed window to the front elevation, work surface/preparation ares, space for washing machine, space for tumble dryer.

To The First Floor - The property benefits from a:

Large Landing - Which is accessed from two separate staircases at each end of the house. Running full length of the property, the landing has two radiators, storage cupboard and a large area, which currently houses a double bed, which could easily be separated off to become a fifth bedroom.

Master Bedroom - 17'7" x 12'8" (5.36m x 3.86m) - With double glazed window overlooking delightful Derbyshire countryside with fitted wardrobes and radiator.

Bedroom Two - 11'6" x 13' (3.51m x 3.96m) - With double glazed window overlooking the views, storage cupboards and double radiator.

Bedroom Three - 10'1" x 9'8" (3.07m x 2.95m) - With double glazed window overlooking the views and double radiator.

Bedroom Four - 13' x 11'9" (3.96m x 3.58m) - With double glazed window enjoying the views and double radiator.

Bathroom One - 7' x 7' (2.13m x 2.13m) - With double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, bath and complimentary tiling.

Bathroom Two - 8'8" x 6'4" (2.64m x 1.93m) - With low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, bath with Mira shower over the bath and radiator.

Outside - A particular feature of the property is the generous garden plot in which the house stands, which extends to approximately ¾ acre.

The gardens are accessed by two gates which reveal a large lawned garden area which is neatly mowed and tendered and surrounded by mature trees and well stocked borders. To the side of the property is a recently installed outdoor pool which is surrounded by a decked patio area with safely railings, outdoor shower and pool cover. The pool is a brilliant addition to the property and must be seen to be fully appreciated.

In addition the property benefits from a brick built shed and further:

Large Outdoor Store - 18'6" x 38'5" (5.64m x 11.71m) - With power light, garage and personal door.

Please Note: - It is important to note this property is currently in the process of being renovated and the details can therefore only be an approximate guide to the accommodation on offer, as it it is changing as more works are completed.

The current vendors would consider selling the property for £850,000 in its current condition. Alternatively if the purchaser would like to have the property completed prior to occupation, as the vendor is a highly reputable builder, it would be possible to agree a specification, at an agreed price, for all of the works to be completed.

Planning permission is currently in place for the conversion of the property into a eight bedroomed detached dwelling with associated outbuilding and ancillary accommodation.

Further details relating to this can be obtained from the offices of Boxall Brown and Jones.

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  • Spondon (2.9 mi)
  • Long Eaton (3.5 mi)
  • Ilkeston (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Boxall Brown & Jones, Derby

Joseph Wright House, 34 Iron Gate, Derby, DE1 3GA

01332 448068 Local call rate

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