5 Bed House - Detached
Wayside Cottage, Duffield Bank, Duffield
Offers Around £725,000Sold STC
ECCLESBOURNE SCHOOL CATCHMENT AREA - Stone-built detached residence of charm and character, occupying a superb elevated position on Duffield Bank enjoying a truly panoramic view over the open rolling Derbyshire countryside of the Derwent Valley, with the village of Duffield nestling in the distance.
The house is constructed of stone beneath a roof of tiles and the property has the benefit of gas central heating with several rooms taking full advantage of the magnificent views. A driveway provides car parking and access to the double garage.
Stone Detached Property
Ecclesbourne School Catchment Area
Lounge, Dining Room, Study, Snug
Breakfast Kitchen, Utility, Cloakroom
Five Bedrooms, En-suite, Family Bathroom
Delightful Gardens with Views
No Chain Involved
The property stands back from the road behind a charming stone wall and paved terrace. The well established gardens offer a high degree of privacy and a warm sunny aspect which extends to both the side and rear of the property.
The village of Duffield provides an excellent range of amenities including a varied selection of shops, banks, post office, library, veterinary surgery, historic St Alkmund's Church, a selection of good restaurants, medical facilities and schools including The Meadows, William Gilbert Primary Schools and the noted Ecclesbourne Secondary School. There is a regular train service into Derby City centre, which lies some 5 miles to the south of the village. Duffield local recreational facilities including squash, tennis, cricket, football, rugby and the noted Chevin Golf course.
A further point to note is that the Derwent Valley, in which the village of Duffield nestles, is one of the few world heritage sites and is surrounded by beautiful countryside.
Porch 5'0" x 3'2"
Character entrance door, beams to ceiling, exposed stonework, two obscured windows to the side, quarry tiled floor and internal door with inset window.
Generous Size Lounge 16'10" x 15'3"
Feature open grate fireplace with stone surround and raised hearth, coving to ceiling, two radiators, triple glazed window to the front offering fine views across the Derwent Valley, double glazed window to the side, fitted wall lights, TV point, display alcove and internal double opening glazed doors.
Dining Room ( A Flexible Room ) 19'2" x 16'3" x 11'2"
Attractive beams to ceiling, chimney breast incorporating exposed brick fireplace surround with gas burning stove and raised quarry tiled hearth, character window to the front offering fine views across the Derwent Valley, radiator, fitted wall lights and three windows overlooking the rear garden.
Staircase leading to the first floor with attractive balustrade, useful under stairs storage cupboard and radiator.
Study 9'7" x 8'2"
Fitted shelving and base cupboards, radiator, sealed unit double glazed window overlooking the side garden and internal glazed door.
Snug/Family Room 11'4" x 10'5"
Attractive beams to ceiling, radiator, character window overlooking the rear garden, TV point, fitted wall lights and internal glazed door.
Breakfast Kitchen 13'1" x 12'0"
Fitted with a range of wall, base and drawer units, sink unit with mixer tap, tiled splash-backs, ample work surfaces with concealed lighting, built-in electric hob with extractor hood and electric oven, integrated dishwasher and fridge, gas burning AGA, beams to ceiling, two character windows offering fine views over the Derwent Valley and tiled flooring.
Side Entrance/Utility Area 16'10" x 4'7"
Side entrance door, tiled flooring, radiator, character window with quarry tiled sill, plumbing for a washing machine, built-in cupboard housing the Glow Worm boiler and offering space for a freezer. ( washing machine and fridge/freezer included in the sale )
Cloakroom 4'8" x 4'5"
Low level w.c., fitted wash basin, tiled splash-backs and flooring, radiator, obscured window and internal panelled door.
Attractive balustrade, sealed unit double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, access to roof space and radiator.
Master Bedroom 16’8” into wardrobes x 15’3”
Fitted wardrobes, delightful views, radiator, TV points, fitted wall lights, triple glazed window to the front, sealed unit double glazed window to the side and internal panelled door.
En-Suite Bathroom 9'2" x 8'0"
Fitted with a Villeroy & Boch suite offering bath with chrome fitting, wash basin, low level w.c., and walk-in shower cubicle, fully tiled walls, tiled flooring, radiator, spotlights to ceiling, heated towel rail, extractor fan, fitted mirror, sealed unit double glazed window to the side and internal panelled door.
Bedroom Two 12'9" x 10'1"
Fitted wardrobes with drawers and cupboards, period display fireplace, radiator, character window to the front offering fine views across the Derwent Valley and internal panelled door.
Bedroom Three 13'7" x 10'0"
Fitted wardrobes, radiator, character windows to the front and side and internal panelled door.
Bedroom Four 12'5" x 10'5"
Fitted wardrobes, radiator, coving to ceiling, sealed unit double glazed window to the side and internal panelled door.
Bedroom Five/Study 13'7" x 6'0"
Fitted wardrobes, airing cupboard, radiator, sealed unit double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and internal panelled door.
Family Bathroom 8'9" x 6'7"
Fitted with a Villeroy & Boch suite offering bath with chrome fittings, fitted wash basin with cupboard beneath, low level w.c and corner shower cubicle, fully tiled floor and walls, radiator, spotlights to ceiling, sealed unit double glazed window to the side and internal panelled door.
The property is set back from the pavement edge, behind an attractive natural stone wall with patio/terrace area, positioned to maximise the superb views. The stone wall is complemented by a neatly-kept hedge and a white painted had gate, which gives access to steps up to the stone porch.
The property has an attractive lawned garden to the side with ornamental pond, two timber sheds, log/bins store and stone patio, again, well placed for those stunning views over the Derwent Valley.
The rear garden is laid to lawn with well stocked flower beds, shrubs and conifers which provide an excellent screen for privacy.
A driveway provides off-road car standing space.
Double Garage 17'11" x 16'3"
Power, light and electric up and over front door.