A superbly appointed and immaculately presented spacious detached family home, ideally located in a delightful rural hamlet, situated within easy reach of the popular village of Ashover. This elegant, modern property enjoys a superb position with stunning, far-reaching views and offers five bedrooms including master withrecently fitted luxury en-suite and dressing room, newly fitted high quality family bathroom and second bedroom/ guest suite with dressing area and shower room. There is a spacious sitting room with wood burner, elegant entrance hallway, family room, study, large breakfast kitchen with utility room off and formal dining room.There are delightful gardens to the rear and side of the property, from where there are extensive views, driveway with off road parking and a double garage. The property has shared use of 3 acres of communal land.
Alton is a picturesque hamlet surrounded by open countryside where there are many fine walks with horse riding and fishing facilities close by. Located in the heart of the Derbyshire countryside, close to the popular village of Ashover, where there are excellent local amenities, including the highly regarded Ashover Primary School, doctors surgery, post office and butcher's shop, public houses and Church.Alton lies within easy reach of the towns of Chesterfield (6.5miles) and Matlock (5.5miles) and is within easy commuting distance to Nottingham, Derby and Sheffield.
Entering the property via a half-glazed entrance door with decorative leaded panel. The door opens to:
RECEPTION HALLWAY 21'0" X 9'10" (6.40m x 3.00m)
An elegant hallway, having a staircase rising to the first floor accommodation, polished light oak flooring with an inset matwell, cornice to the ceiling and a pair of front aspect uPVC double glazed windows. The hallway has a useful under stairs storage cupboard, central heating radiator and panelled doors opening to:
SITTING ROOM 19'0" X 14'4" (5.79m x 4.37m)
With dual aspect double glazed windows and French-style doors opening onto a raised deck terrace to the rear of the property from where there are superb far-reaching views. The room has polished light oak flooring following through from the reception hallway, elegant cornice to the ceiling and a contemporary hole-in-the-wall-style log burner.The room is illuminated by wall lamp points, there is a television aerial point with satellite facility, a telephone point and central heating radiators with thermostatic valves.
STUDY 11'5" X 8'8" (3.48m x 2.64m)
Having rear aspect uPVC double glazed windows enjoying the superb far-reaching views afforded by the property. The room has polished light oak flooring following through from the reception hallway, cornice to the ceiling and downlight spotlights.There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve.This room would make an ideal work-from-home space, music room, etc.
CLOAKROOM 8'9" X 4'0" (2.05m x 1.22m)
A half-tiled room with a rear aspect double glazed window with obscured glass. The room has a suite with close coupled WC and pedestal wash hand basin.There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and polished light oak flooring.
FAMILY ROOM 14'5" X 12'0" (4.39m x 3.66m)
Having rear aspect double glazed windows and French-style double glazed doors opening onto the raised deck terrace to the rear of the property and enjoying the superb views. The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, elegant cornice to the ceiling and a television aerial point with satellite facility.
BREAKFAST KITCHEN 19'0" X 18'10" (5.79m x 5.74m) maximum measurements
Having dual aspect double glazed windows enjoying the superb far-reaching views which surround the property. The room has ceramic tiles to the floor and a good range of kitchen units in a light wood-effect finish with cupboards and drawers set beneath a moulded worksurface with a tiled splashback.There are wall mounted storage cupboards with under-cabinet lighting, glass-fronted display cabinets and a central island unit with cupboards and open display shelves set beneath a polished granite oversailing top, creating a breakfast bar.Set within the worksurface is a moulded one-and-a-half bowl sink with waste disposal unit and mixer tap.Fitted within the kitchen is a Rangemaster Professional electric cooker with 4-ring ceramic hob, double oven and grill, over which is an extractor canopy that is vented to the outside.The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, low energy downlight spotlights and a point for a wall mounted television.Integral appliances include a 12-place setting dishwasher, integral fridge and freezer.From the kitchen, a pair of panelled doors open to:
DINING ROOM 12'1" X 11'6" (3.68m x 3.50m)
Having front aspect windows overlooking the forecourt and driveway, the room has light oak-effect flooring, cornice to the ceiling and a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve. There is a television aerial point and telephone point.
From the kitchen, a further panelled door opens to:
UTILITY ROOM 12'0" X 5'10" (3.66m x 1.78m)
Having side aspect window and half-glazed entrance door opening onto a raised decked seating area to the side of the property. The room has ceramic tiles to the floor following through from the kitchen and a good range of units complementing the kitchen, with cupboards and drawers beneath a moulded worksurface with an inset sink with mixer tap.There are wall mounted storage cupboards and integral larder fridge.Beneath the worksurface there is space and connection for an automatic washing machine and sited within the room is a Eurostar oil-fired boiler, which provides hot water and central heating to the property.The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve.
From the hallway, a quarter-turn staircase with barley twist spindles and turned newels rises to:
FIRST FLOOR LANDING 31'3" X 9'10" (9.53m x 3.00m) maximum measurements
Having front aspect uPVC double glazed windows, central heating radiators and loft access hatch. Panelled doors open to:
MASTER SUITE 19'1" X 17'6" (5.79m x 5.33m)
With dual aspect double glazed windows, enjoying the superb far-reaching views over the surrounding open countryside. The room is fitted with a good range of built-in wardrobes, providing hanging space and storage shelving.There arecentral heating radiators with thermostatic valves and a television aerial point with satellite facility.A panelled door opens to:
DRESSING AREA 6'7" X 3'8" (2.00m x 1.10m)
With further built-in wardrobes providing hanging rails and storage shelving, from where a broad opening leads to:
EN SUITE BATHROOM 12'2" X 7'3" (3.71m x 2.21m)
A luxuriously appointed room, being fully tiled with a ceramic tiled floor and having a side aspect window with obscured glass, suite with inset bath with waterfall mixer taps and hand-held shower spray, contemporary marble wash hand basin set upon a marble top washstand with storage cupboards beneath and having a waterfall tap. Over the wash hand basin is an illuminated mirror and shaver point.There is a level entry wet room-style shower cubicle with mixer shower, having overhead and hand-held shower sprays and glass shower screen.Within the room there is a dual flush concealed cistern WC and a chrome-finish ladder-style towel radiator.The room is illuminated by low energy downlight spotlights and there is an extractor fan.
From the landing, a panelled door opens to:
INNER LOBBY 12'0" X 5'5" (3.66m x 1.65m)
Having double glazed windows overlooking the driveway and steps rising to a broad opening leading to:
BEDROOM TWO 18'8" X 11'8" AND 19'5" x 10'9" (5.69m x 3.56m and 5.92m x 3.28m)
A spacious L-shaped room, built into the shape of the room with front aspect double glazed dormer-style windows, gable end window and a Velux rooflight. The room has central heating radiators with thermostatic valves and television aerial point.A door opens to:
EN SUITE DRESSING AREA 6'10" X 3'5" (2.08m x 1.04m)
Having built-in wardrobes with hanging rails and storage shelving. An arched opening leads to:
SHOWER ROOM 7'7" X 5'6" (2.31m x 1.67m)
Having a Velux rooflight window, ceramic tiled floor and suite with vanity-style wash hand basin set within a worksurface with storage cupboards beneath and having an illuminated mirror and shaver point over. There is a tiled shower cubicle with mixer shower and a close coupled WC.The room has a central heating radiator and electric towel heater, downlight spotlights and an extractor fan.
From the first floor landing, panelled doors open to:
Housing the mains pressure hot water cylinder, which is fitted with an immersion heater. AIRING CUPBOARD
with hanging rail and fitted shelving.
FAMILY BATHROOM 12'11" X 9'11" (3.94m x 3.02m)
A fully tiled room with ceramic tiled floor, having a rear aspect window with obscured glass and a contemporary luxury suite with a stand-alone slipper-shaped bath with floor mounted mixer tap and hand-held shower spray, a vanity-style under-mounted wash hand basin set within a washstand with storage cupboards and drawers and having a pillar tap, over which is an inset mirror. There is a dual flush concealed cistern WC and a wet room-style shower cubicle with mixer shower and hand-held shower spray and glass shower screen.The room is illuminated by downlight spotlights and there is a shaver point and chrome-finished dual fuel ladder-style towel radiator.
BEDROOM THREE 12'3" X 13'7" (3.73m x 4.14m) maximum measurements
With rear aspect uPVC double glazed windows, having views over the rear gardens to the open countryside that surrounds the area. The room has a good range of built-in wardrobes with hanging rails and storage shelving.There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve.
BEDROOM 4 11'9" X 9'0" (3.58m x 2.74m)
With rear aspect windows, enjoying the fine far-reaching views. The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, built-in wardrobe and television aerial point.
BEDROOM 5 10'10" X 8'4" (3.30m x 2.54m)
With front aspect double glazed window overlooking the driveway. The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and a telephone point.This room would make an ideal study, hobby room, etc, if not required as a bedroom.
The property is approached via a driveway, which provides off-road parking for several vehicles and gives access to the double garage. From the driveway, steps descend to a large forecourt with gravelled borders interspersed with ornamental trees.
Lying to the side and rear of the property is a good-sized area of garden with a wrap-round raised decked terrace, enjoying the superb far-reaching views, where the doors open from the utility room, family room and sitting room, beyond which is a good-sized area of garden with a large lawn and sculptured borders stocked with a good variety of ornamental shrubs. Leading from the terrace to the side of the property is a pergola seating area and summer house, beyond which is an 8'0" x 6'0" (2.44m x 1.83m) aluminium greenhouse.There is an area of vegetable garden with raised beds. Beyond the gardens is an area of communal land, shared with 4 other properties.The property has outside lighting, outside water supplies.
GARAGE 20'4" X 19'7" (6.2m x 5.97m)
Having twin up-and-over vehicular access doors, power and lighting. There is a side personnel door and a rear aspect window.
SERVICES AND GENERAL INFORMATION
Mains electricity and water are connected to the property, drainage is by way of a shared private system heating and hot water are supplied by an oil fired boiler.
COUNCIL TAX BAND (Correct at time of publication)
Leaving Matlock along the A632 towards Chesterfield after passing the Kelstedge Inn take the second right turn into Hut Lane, at the end of the lane turn left, at the next junction turn right, follow the road into Alton. Upon reaching the grass triangle with the phone box turn right and follow the road around to the left where the property can be found on the left hand side.
All measurements in these details are approximate. None of the fixed appliances or services have been tested and no warranty can be given to their condition. The deeds have not been inspected by the writers of these details. These particulars are produced in good faith with the approval of the vendor but they should not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact and they do not constitute any part of an offer or contract.