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5 Bed House - Detached

Thorpe House, Coxbench, Derby


Price:

£775,000Sold STC

ECCLESBOURNE SCHOOL CATCHMENT AREA - Fine Edwardian five bedroom detached property enjoying countryside views, set on a large mature garden plot extending to approx one acre, located between Little Eaton and Holbrook. A favoured woodland setting next to open fields and countryside.

We believe the property was built circa 1901 and retains many character features. The property does offer scope for improvements and has potential which can only be appreciated when viewed.

Fine Edwardian Detached Residence

Ecclesbourne School Catchment Area

Delightful Countryside Views

Three Reception Rooms

Five Bedrooms

Mature Garden Plot - Approx One Acre

Large Driveway, Double Garage

Offers Great Potential

Many Character Features

Located Between Little Eaton & Holbrook

It is constructed of brick beneath a pitch tiled roof with a cream rendered finish and stands well back from Portway in a slightly elevated and prominent position with open views over fields and countryside to the rear.

The oil fired central heating living accommodation briefly consists on the ground floor; elegant entrance hall with split level staircase leading to the first floor, spacious cloakroom, lounge with fireplace, morning room with fireplace, garden room, dining room, breakfast kitchen, rear porch, utility room and additional WC. The first floor landing leads to the master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, three further bedrooms, study
ursery and a family bathroom with separate WC. The second floor landing leads to bedroom five and attic offering potential to convert into another bedroom with en-suite if desired and would be subject to building regulations.

The mature private sunny garden plot extends to approximately one acre.

A sweeping driveway provides extensive car parking for several vehicles. Attached double garage.

LOCATION

THE ACCOMMODATION

GROUND FLOOR

Elegant Entrance Hall 15'1" x 14'11"

With panelled entrance door, open archway, featured character split level staircase leading to first floor, deep skirting boards and architraves, high ceiling, coving to ceiling and central heating radiator. Also having a coats cupboard, telephone point and character leaded window.

Spacious Cloakroom 8'1" x 7'4"

Having double floor to ceiling built in cupboards, deep skirting boards and architraves, high ceiling, coving to ceiling, central heating radiator, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, character leaded window and internal panelled door.

Sitting Room 22'6" into bay x 14'11"

Having chimney breast with featured fireplace with surrounds incorporating open grate fire and raised hearth. There are also deep skirting boards and architraves, high ceiling, coving to ceiling with centre rose, bay central heating radiator, bay window with leaded finish to the rear elevation, half glazed leaded door giving access to the Garden Room with matching side leaded windows, TV point, telephone point, additional radiator and internal panelled door.

Morning Room 19'9" into bay x 14'11"

Having chimney breast with feature fireplace with surrounds and raised hearth. There are also deep skirting boards and architraves, high ceiling, coving to ceiling with centre rose, picture rail, central heating radiator, bay window with leaded finish overlooking beautiful gardens, side character leaded window and internal panelled door.

Garden Room 19'6" x 5'9"

Having door giving access to delightful mature gardens.

Dining Room 15'0" x 15'0"

Having chimney breast with feature fireplace with surrounds and raised hearth, floor to ceiling built in cupboard to the left hand side of the chimney breast, additional fitted shelving to the right hand side of the chimney breast with fitted base cupboard, deep skirting boards and architraves, high ceiling, coving to ceiling with centre rose, central heating radiator, three character leaded windows overlooking mature gardens and glazed door giving access to:

Breakfast Kitchen 15'3" x 10'10"

Fitted with 1 1/2 bowl sink unit with mixer tap, base units with drawer and cupboard fronts, tiled splash backs, fitted wall and base units with matching work tops, built in electric hob with extractor hood over, built in double electric oven and continuation of the work tops forming a useful breakfast bar area. There is plumbing for a dishwasher, tiled flooring, high ceiling, central heating radiator, two sealed unit double glazed windows both having leaded finish, fridge freezer space and glazed door giving access to rear porch/sun room.

Sun Room/Porch 9'10" x 5'2"

Having double glazed patio doors giving access to patio and mature gardens.

Side Entrance

Having panelled entrance door, tiled flooring and integral door giving access to the double garage.

Utility 9'4" x 5'8"

With single sink unit with hot and cold water taps and base cupboard beneath. There is plumbing for automatic washing machine, fitted shelving, tiled flooring, cupboard housing the Worcester Bosch central heating boiler, character leaded window and internal panelled door.

Additional WC 5'5" x 2'11"

With WC, character leaded window and internal panelled door.

FIRST FLOOR

Landing

Having deep skirting boards and architraves, high ceiling, coving to ceiling, central heating radiator, split level staircase leading to the second floor and two matching character leaded windows overlooking mature gardens.

Master Double Bedroom 20'0" x 15'0"

Having fitted wardrobes, additional built in wardrobe, deep skirting boards and architraves, high ceiling, coving to ceiling, picture rail, central heating radiator, double glazed window to rear overlooking delightful countryside views, leaded finish double glazed window with views over the mature gardens and internal panelled door.

En-Suite Bathroom 10'5" x 9'10"

Fitted with corner bath, bidet, twin pedestal wash hand basins, low level WC, separate shower cubicle with shower, fully tiled walls, central heating radiator, double glazed leaded window with delightful countryside views.

Double Bedroom Two 20'1" into bay x 15'0"

Having deep skirting board and architraves, high ceiling, coving to ceiling, central heating radiator, bay window with leaded finish overlooking the mature gardens, side character leaded window, again overlooking the mature gardens and internal panelled door.

Double Bedroom Three 15'3" x 11'7"

Having built in wardrobe, deep skirting boards and architraves, high ceiling, coving to ceiling, central heating radiator, character leaded window overlooking mature gardens and internal panelled door.

Single Bedroom Four 10'5" x 7'8"

Having deep skirting boards and architraves, fitted work tops with cupboards, high ceilings, central heating radiator, character leaded window overlooking mature gardens and internal panelled door.

Study 11'0" x 5'11"

Having deep skirting boards and architraves, high ceiling, central heating radiator, fitted work tops with base cupboards underneath, character leaded window with delightful countryside views and internal panelled door.

Family Bathroom 10'11" x 8'6"

Fitted with bath with shower over and shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin, fully tiled walls, central heating radiator, high ceiling, fitted double storage cupboards, character leaded window with delightful countryside views and internal panelled door.

Separate WC 4'10" x 2'11"

With low level WC, character leaded window with delightful countryside views, high ceiling, deep skirting boards and architraves and internal panelled door.

SECOND FLOOR

Landing

Having skylight to rear.

Bedroom Five 25'7" x 11'2"

Having central heating radiator, character leaded window, two built in storage cupboards and internal panelled door.

Attic 27'0" x 14'1"

Having power, light and offering excellent potential to create another bedroom with an en-suite (subject to building regulations).

Gardens and Grounds

Being of a major asset and sale to this particular property is the magnificent and mature gardens. The gardens enjoy wide shaped lawns, several patio areas providing a pleasant sitting out and entertaining space, beautifully screened by mature trees and enjoys a South to South Westerly aspect.

Driveway

The property benefits from a sweeping driveway providing extensive car parking in the region of eight to ten vehicles.

Attached Double Garage 17'11" x 15'8"

Having power, light and up and over front door.

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