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3 Bed House - Townhouse

Friar Gate, Derby City Centre


Offers Around £325,000

BEAUTIFUL PERIOD HOME WITH DOUBLE GARAGE - Situated in this historic location is this beautiful Grade II listed, three-storey Georgian town house occupying a highly desirable location within Friar Gate conservation area.

This beautiful period home offers over 1600 square feet of accommodation and an abundance of charm and character throughout with many period features. Outside the property offers a secure gated environment with double garage, off street parking and a two tier decked sun terrace.

Beautiful Three Storey Georgian Town House

Grade II Listed With Period Features - Built Circa 1830

Situated in Highly Sought after Conservation Area

Beautiful Hallway, Cloakroom & Sitting Room

Dining Room & Fitted Kitchen

Three Double Bedrooms & Two En-Suites

Double Garage

Two Tier Decked Sun Terrace

Secure Gated Parking & Rear Access

No Chain Involved - Viewing Essential

A rare opportunity to acquire this beautiful period home, which has undergone a program of Georgian renovation with some modern internal upgrades. The accommodation has gas central heating and secondary double glazing throughout, comprising: entrance hallway leading into a magnificent reception hallway with feature curved staircase to all floors, cloakroom, stylish sitting room, separate dining room, fitted kitchen with a range of built-in appliances, first floor semi-galleried landing leading to bedroom two, further double bedroom with en-suite bathroom. Second floor semi-galleried landing to the master bedroom having well appointed en-suite shower room.

This beautiful Georgian townhouse is steeped in history and was the Judge's residence for the former Vernon Street Prison which served as the County Gaol from 1843 to 1919.

An internal inspection is essential in order to fully appreciate the wealth of character and individuality of this most beautiful and spacious period home.


The location of this property is one of its main benefits being located on Friar Gate within this sought after conservation area just a short walk away from Derby city centre and also within close proximity is the Cathedral Quarter which offers a range of bars, hotels, restaurants and boutiques.

Derby city centre offers the intu shopping centre with its many major retail outlets.

Markeaton Park and the University of Derby are easily reached from the Derby Ring Road which in turn offers access to the A38, A52 and A50 trunk roads which gives access onto the onward motorway network. There are regular bus services along Ashbourne Road to the city centre. Ashbourne and the Royal Derby Hospital are also easily reached.


Entrance Hall 13'5 x 3'11

Access is via a wrought iron gate and original granite slabs to the original arched entrance with a four panelled door and period fanlight window. The entrance hallway offers period tubular cast iron central heating radiator with archway leading to this impressive reception hallway with beautiful patterned ceramic tiled floor (circa 1830 and have been reclaimed and restored)

Magnificent Reception Hallway 11'8 x 9'2

Fitted with beautiful patterned ceramic tiled floor (circa 1830 and have been reclaimed and restored) moulded cornice, panelled staircase to the first and second floors and meter cupboard. Period six panel doors with brass fittings off the hallway leading to the cloakroom and dining room with double opening Georgian-style glazed doors with brass fittings giving access to the sitting room.


Wash hand basin, w.c., radiator and extractor fan.

Sitting Room 14'6" x 13'5"

Original Georgian windows with secondary double glazed windows, original shutters and brass fittings, period fireplace with painted wood surround, display mantle and flagged stone hearth with recessed bare brick chimney breast housing a electric coal effect stove style fire, moulded cornice, TV point, recently installed period-style cast-iron radiator and bespoke built-in, oak-framed and painted shelving units of Georgian design and storage cupboards into the recess.

Dining Room 13'10" x 11'1"

Fireplace surround in original stone with raised brick hearth and exposed brick work, original oak ceiling beams, oak laminate flooring, TV point, internet and cable connections, central heating radiator, secondary glazed window and door to a balcony with timber decked area and access to the raised level rear decked sun terrace.

Kitchen 11'4" x 6'4"

Fitted with a range of beech effect wall, base and drawer units with brushed aluminium handles, full room length and width work surfaces, inset sink unit with mixer tap, cupboard with carousel shelving, integrated appliances including Zanussi fan assisted oven, gas hob and extractor canopy, fridge and CDA washer/dryer, central heating radiator, Worcester gas fired central heating boiler (still under warranty) with HIVE heating control and secondary glazed window overlooking the rear decking garden.


Feature Curved Galleried Landing

Continues to the second floor in two flights. Fitted with a central heating radiator and doors off the landing leading to bedroom two and three.

Bedroom Two 18'8" x 13'5"

Period fireplace with dressed stone mantle and surround with inset fire grate and flagstone hearth, moulded cornice, recently installed period-style cast-iron radiator, TV point, secondary double glazed windows to the front with original shutters and brass fittings.

Bedroom Three 14'1" x 11'2"

Two secondary double glazed windows to the side elevation, bespoke 'Sharps' fitted double wardrobes with internal lighting and pull-out racks, original cast-iron period fireplace with raised slate hearth and cast-iron insert, useful storage cupboard, controls to en-suite underfloor heating, central heating radiator, TV point and stripped pine door to the en-suite.

En-Suite Bathroom 11'3 x 6'4

Panelled bath with tiled surrounds and period-style mixer tap with hand shower, pedestal wash hand basin with mirror and strip light over incorporating shaver point, low level w.c., extractor fan, tiled shower cubicle, recessed ceiling lighting, heated towel rail, secondary double glazed window and ceramic tiled floor with underfloor electric heating.


Semi-Galleried Landing

Beautiful view down the staircase to the ground floor and curved wall into recess. Fitted with central heating radiator, electric touch sensitive light switch and door leading to the master bedroom.

Master Bedroom 18'4" x 13'10" maximum

Secondary double glazed, period Georgian lunette window to the front (one of the main features of this house), TV point, controls for the underfloor heating in the en-suite, central heating radiator and pine door to en-suite shower room.

En-Suite Shower Room 9'3 maximum x 6'11 maximum

Fitted with white three piece suite comprising double shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin with mirror and strip light over incorporating shaver point, low flush w.c, ceramic part-tiled walls, extractor fan, heated towel rail, electric underfloor heating and recessed ceiling lighting.




To the front of the property there is a wrought iron gate and original Georgian paving stones which leads to the entrance door.

Double Garage 18'4" x 15'2"

Accessed via a Tarmacadam driveway. Concrete floor, two power points, electric vehicle charging point, lighting and electric remote controlled, roller shutter door.

Rear Courtyard and Timber Decked Seating Area

There is access from the dining room leading to a split level timber decked seating area and stone steps leading down to a rear courtyard approached with access to the double garage and vehicular access onto Mill Street via remote controlled gates.


Permit residents parking is available for Friar Gate.