Meadow View Cottage, Cross-O-The-Hands, DE56 2LT
£475,000

Superior light and spacious four double bedroom barn conversion with delightful private south facing gardens benefitting from a large sweeping driveway for several car standing and brick built three car garage. Occupying a sought after position with easy access to Duffield, Belper and Ashbourne.

The property occupies a superb position backing onto open fields with delightful far reaching countryside views with the benefit of a warm south facing aspect. We believe the property was converted in the mid 1990's to a high specification and now offers light and spacious, tastefully decorated and well maintained living accommodation and benefits from gas central heating and double glazing.

The property is situated an approximately 15 minute drive from Derby city centre being approximately 9 miles to the north west and within equal distance to Ashbourne which leads to the Peak District. The property is also ideally situated with easy commuting to the local secondary schools such as the Ecclesbourne School in Duffield, Queen Elizabeth grammar school at Ashbourne and the Anthony Gell school at Wirksworth. For those who enjoy the outdoor pursuits the property is situated on the doorstep of beautiful open Derbyshire countryside offering delightful scenery and countryside walks.

The property is a link-detached barn conversion, this means that the property is only partially attached to one wall, therefore viewing is strongly recommended to fully appreciate the accommodation on offer and its superb private garden.  

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Superior light and spacious four double bedroom barn conversion with delightful private south facing gardens benefitting from a large sweeping driveway for several car standing and brick built three car garage. Occupying a sought after position with easy access to Duffield, Belper and Ashbourne.

The property occupies a superb position backing onto open fields with delightful far reaching countryside views with the benefit of a warm south facing aspect. We believe the property was converted in the mid 1990's to a high specification and now offers light and spacious, tastefully decorated and well maintained living accommodation and benefits from gas central heating and double glazing.

The property is situated an approximately 15 minute drive from Derby city centre being approximately 9 miles to the north west and within equal distance to Ashbourne which leads to the Peak District. The property is also ideally situated with easy commuting to the local secondary schools such as the Ecclesbourne School in Duffield, Queen Elizabeth grammar school at Ashbourne and the Anthony Gell school at Wirksworth. For those who enjoy the outdoor pursuits the property is situated on the doorstep of beautiful open Derbyshire countryside offering delightful scenery and countryside walks.

The property is a link-detached barn conversion, this means that the property is only partially attached to one wall, therefore viewing is strongly recommended to fully appreciate the accommodation on offer and its superb private garden.

Entrance Hall - 3.30m x 2.16m (10'10" x 7'1") - With entrance door, radiator, exposed timber beam, telephone point, under-stairs storage, terracotta tiled flooring underneath laminated flooring and staircase leading to the first floor with attractive balustrade.

Lounge - 6.25m x 3.35m (20'6" x 11') - With feature brick fireplace with open fire grate and stone hearth (currently a gas burning flame fire), fitted display shelving, exposed brickwork, revealed ceiling beam, two radiators, panelled door and two double glazed windows.

Kitchen/Dining Room - 6.40m x 3.30m (21' x 10'10") - With a range of bespoke handmade units consisting of porcelain 11/2 bowl sink unit with mixer taps, base units with drawer and cupboard fronts, tiled splashbacks, wall and base fitted units with attractive matching work tops, concealed central heating boiler, stainless steel gas hob with canopy over incorporating extractor hood, integrated stainless steel electric oven, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge, concealed cupboard with plumbing for automatic washing machine, terracotta tiled flooring underneath laminated flooring, concealed worktop lights, beams to ceiling, radiator, TV point, panelled door, double glazed windows to the side and rear and double glazed French doors opening into Conservatory.

Conservatory/Dining Room - 4.34m x 2.84m (14'3" x 9'4") - With brick base with double glazed windows, terracotta tiled flooring with feature under-floor heating, radiator, featured awning, TV point, double glazed French doors opening onto paved patio and private rear garden and fitted blinds.

Double Bedroom 4 - Having built-in double wardrobe/cupboards, two radiators, three double glazed windows and panelled door (this room could be used as an Annex/Holiday Let and benefits from an adjoining Bathroom.)

Fitted Four Piece Bathroom In White - 3.23m x 2.36m (10'7" x 7'9") - In white with panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, separate shower cubicle with shower, period style radiator, terracotta tiled flooring, panelled door and double glazed window.

Spacious First Floor Landing - 5.18m x 3.05m x 2.13m x 0.91m (17' x 10' x 7' x 3' - With built-in airing cupboard housing the high efficiency hot water cylinder, beams to ceiling, radiator and double glazed window.

Double Bedroom 1 - 5.66m x 3.30m (18'7" x 10'10") - With two built-in double wardrobes, two radiators, TV point, three double glazed windows and an internal panelled door. This bedroom also offers for POTENTIAL EN-SUITE if required.

Double Bedroom 2 - 7.85m x 3.33m (25'9" x 10'11") - With two radiators, TV point, exposed wood flooring, exposed pine ceiling beams, very useful access to eaves providing comprehensive storage which has been boarded with lights, panelled door and two double glazed Velux windows.

Double Bedroom 3 - 3.30m x 2.74m (10'10" x 9') - With radiator, double glazed window and internal panelled door.

Bathroom/Shower Room In White - 3.35m x 1.85m x 1.35m (11' x 6'1" x 4'5") - Currently fitted as a luxury large walk in shower in white with separate shower cubicle with shower, wash hand basin with solid oak worktop, low level WC, tiled splashbacks, radiator, beams to ceiling, shaver point, tiled flooring, double glazed window and panelled door ( could be easily converted back to a bathroom suite if desired )

Outside - The property is set back behind a deep grass verge with attractive stone walling with shrubs and trees providing a screen for privacy and is in delightful grounds of 0.25 acre or thereabouts. The grounds offer a high degree of privacy and a warm south facing aspect. The garden is a private landscaped mature garden which incorporates a large paved patio area providing a pleasant sitting out and entertaining space and offers shaped lawns with well stocked flower beds, shrubs, borders, small orchard with fruit trees, wheelie bin store area and shed and greenhouse included in the sale.

Being of a major asset and sale to this particular property is its large gravelled in and out driveway providing car standing spaces for approximately 5/6 cars and also provides caravan/boat space. This leads to an impressive brick and tiled attached three car Garage.

Impressive Brick Three Car Garage - 9.83m x 5.46m (an open garage) (32'3" x 17'11" (an - With power, lighting and three matching up and over front doors. (There is also potential to convert the garage into living accommodation such as an Annex/Holiday Let - this is all subject to planning permission).

Additional Information - Gas, electric and water are connected to the property. The property also has its own septic tank. Derbyshire Dales District Council. Council Tax Band E. The house is burglar alarmed.

Directions - From Derby, leave the city north west on Kedleston Road proceeding through Allestree and immediately before Quarndon continue left signposted for Hulland Ward and Weston Underwood. Proceed through the village of Weston Underwood, continue on the main road following it round to the right, sign posted for Belper and Idridgehay before finding the property on the left hand side identified by our For Sale board.
From Ashbourne town centre leave in an easterly direction along the A517 towards Belper. follow this road through Hulland Ward and at the staggered crossroads at Cross O The Hands turn right and the property is located on the right hand side after approximately 200 yards or thereabouts, identified by our For Sale board.

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