2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Brooklands Avenue, Wirksworth

Sold STC £225,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Bungalow
  • Two Bedrooms
  • Basement Garage
  • Ample Parking
  • Generous Gardens
  • Energy Performance Rating C

Full description

Located just a short distance from the centre of Wirksworth and occupying a larger than average plot, this two bedroom detached bungalow is now being offered for sale. Enjoying an elevated position and benefiting from gas central heating and uPVC double glazing, the accommodation comprising entrance porch, dining kitchen, family bathroom, lounge/diner and two double bedrooms. There are large gardens to front and rear, driveway for several cars and a single garage. No Upward Chain.

Location - The bungalow is set on a peaceful cul-de-sac within walking distance of Wirksworth's historic town centre, with a good range of shops, cafes and restaurants, together with great schools, sporting facilities and a medical centre. Nearby towns such as Ashbourne and Matlock offer further facilities, and the bustling small city of Derby is just half an hour away by car. There is a railway station at Cromford, less than ten minutes drive away, and the heritage Ecclesbourne Valley Railway runs nearby. There are regular bus services close by. Wirksworth is set in the rolling green Derbyshire Dales, and is close to the Peak District National Park as well as Carsington Water which offers watersports and wildlife watching.

Property Notes - The property was built in the 1960s from brick and tile, and has uPVC double glazing and gas central heating. It would benefit from some modernisation, and there may also be potential to extend to the rear, subject to permissions.

Driveway And Front Garden - From Brooklands Avenue, double gates open onto a driveway offering parking for 2-3 cars. There is also potential to create more parking if required, as the driveway is flanked by generous sloping lawns. At the top of the drive is a single garage set underneath the property (no access internally).

Entrance Porch - 3.18 x 1.66 (10'5" x 5'5") - At the side of the property is a bright, spacious entrance porch, offering a sheltered entrance to the property, and access to the rear garden.

Dining Kitchen - 4.19 x 2.80 (13'8" x 9'2") - With views over the rear garden, the kitchen has space for dining table and chairs, and a good range of oak units with laminate worktops and a one and a half bowl cream corian sink. Integrated appliances include electric oven, gas hob, under counter fridge and washing machine.

Hallway - The main hall has doors off to all rooms, and is linked to the internal front entrance porch (see floorplan). Off the main hall is a large store cupboard, inside which is a hatch giving access to the roof space.

Sitting Room - 5.64 x 4.17 (max) (18'6" x 13'8" (max)) - An L shaped room with windows on three sides, and lovely views to the front over mature weeping willow trees with glimpses of town and hills beyond. The room has a gas fire, and a service hatch to the dining kitchen.

Bedroom One - 3.91 x 3.23 (12'9" x 10'7") - A good sized double room with lovely views.

Bedroom Two - 3.61 x 2.81 (11'10" x 9'2") - A double room with views out to the rear garden.

Bathroom - 1.98 x 1.87 (6'5" x 6'1") - With white suite consisting of bath, WC and wash basin. An airing cupboard houses the Baxi combi boiler, fitted around 2016.

Rear Garden - Accessed from the side porch, the garden is of a very good size, and is mostly laid to gently sloping lawns. A tall wooden fence gives good privacy, and behind the rear fence is an area of natural woodland bordering the heritage railway. The occasional whistle and hiss of a steam train can be heard on summer weekends!

Council Tax Information - We are informed by Derbyshire Dales District Council that this home falls within Council Tax Band D which is currently £1825 per annum.

Directions - From Wirksworth Market Place, head down St John Street (B5023) and turn left just before the mini roundabout onto Water Lane. Take the second left onto Brooklands Avenue, and the property is located a short distance along on the right. There is ample on street parking here. There is also a footpath from Brooklands Avenue which provides a pleasant walk past the playing fields, taking you to the centre of town.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 September 2018

Nearest stations

  • Cromford (2.6 mi)
  • Whatstandwell (2.8 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (3.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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6 Market Place, Wirksworth, DE4 4ET

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Nearest stations

  • Cromford (2.6 mi)
  • Whatstandwell (2.8 mi)
  • Matlock Bath (3.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Grant's of Derbyshire, Wirksworth

6 Market Place, Wirksworth, DE4 4ET

01629 358011 Local call rate

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