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4 Bed House - Detached

Squirrel Walk, Duffield Bank, Duffield, Derbyshire


Price:

£550,000Sold STC

A fine detached residence occupying an elevated and prominent position nestling into the attractive Duffield Bank area with far reaching views across the Derwent Valley beyond.

The property offers potential to be extended (subject to planning permission) and improved due to it's generous plot and mature garden.

Fine Detached Residence

Ecclesbourne School Catchment Area

Quiet Surrounds - Private Position

Far Reaching Views Across Derwent Valley

Set Well Back Within Duffield Bank

Elevated and Prominent Position

Excellent Potential to Extend

Generous Mature Garden Plot

World Heritage Site

Detached Double Garage

It is constructed of brick beneath a pitch tiled roof with the front elevation having an attractive double fronted appearance by matching windows and stone work. A driveway leads to a detached double garage.

An internal inspection will reveal gas central heating living accommodation and briefly consists on the ground floor, entrance hall with staircase leading to the first floor, cloakroom with WC, dual aspect sitting room, separate dining room, study, kitchen and laundry/utility room. The first floor landing leads to double bedroom one with en-suite bathroom, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom.

The mature gardens extend to the front, side and rear and in all, enjoys a pleasant leafy outlook with far reaching views across Derwent Valley with a warm westerly aspect.

SPECIAL NOTE - The property is set within the historical grounds of the home of Sir Arthur Heywood who in 1874 built Duffield Bank Railway. A further point of note is that the Derwent Valley is one of the few World Heritage Sites.

LOCATION

The village of Duffield provides a range of amenities, including a varied selection of shops, fine restaurants, village inns and schools to include The Meadows and William Gilbert Primary School together with the noted Ecclesbourne School. In addition there is a train service to Derby city centre which lies some five miles to the south of the village. Local recreational facilities within the village include squash, tennis and the Chevin golf course. The thriving market town of Belper lies approximately three miles north and provides a more comprehensive range of shops and leisure facilities.

THE ACCOMMODATION

GROUND FLOOR

Entrance Hall 12'4" x 5'9"

With entrance door, central heating radiator, understairs storage cupboard and staircase leading to the first floor.

Cloakroom 6'11" x 2'5"

Having WC, wash hand basin with fitted storage cupboard and tiled flooring.

Sitting Room 25'5" x 13'3" reducing to 11'10"

(Enjoying a dual aspect) With stone fireplace with fitted gas fire and raised Quarry tiled hearth, fine views to the front towards the Derwent Valley and beyond, coving to ceiling, two central heating radiators, wall lights, double glazed patio door opening onto the paved patio and private walled garden and four windows to the front elevation.

Study 10'2" x 9'10"

With central heating radiator and window to the rear overlooking private walled garden.

Dining Room 11'5" x 9'10"

Having central heating radiator, coving to ceiling and three windows to the front elevation providing fine views towards the Derwent Valley and beyond.

Kitchen 11'9" x 9'9"

With one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap, base units with drawer and cupboard fronts, tiled splash backs, wall and base fitted units with matching worktops, plumbing for dishwasher, double electric fan assisted oven, tiled flooring, central heating radiator and window overlooking the private walled garden.

Laundry/Utility Room 11'10" x 10'1"

With single sink unit with hot and cold tap, plumbing for automatic washing machine, central heating radiator, central heating boiler, windows to the front and rear elevations with pleasant far reaching views over the Derwent Valley and beyond, door giving access to the kitchen and further door giving access to the private walled rear garden.

FIRST FLOOR

Landing

Having central heating radiator and access to roof space which is boarded, with light and loft ladder.

Double Bedroom One 15'8" x 13'4"

With two built in double wardrobes, central heating radiator and four windows to the front elevation with fine views across the Derwent Valley and beyond.

En-Suite Bathroom 9'7" x 8'11"

Having white suite comprising; bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC, separate shower cubicle, tiled splash backs, tiled flooring with underfloor heating, heated towel rail/radiator and obscured window.

Double Bedroom Two 13'9" x 9'10"

Having built in double wardrobe, central heating radiator and three windows to front elevation providing fine views over the Derwent Valley and beyond.

Double Bedroom Three 11'4" plus wardrobes x 8'8"

With built in double wardrobe with sliding mirrored doors, central heating radiator and window overlooking the private rear walled garden.

Double Bedroom Four 9'10" x 9'9"

With built in double wardrobe, central heating radiator and window to the rear elevation and overlooking the private rear walled garden.

Family Bathroom 9'0" x 5'5"

Having bath and electric shower over, fitted wash hand basin with fitted base cupboard underneath, low level WC and central heating radiator, obscured window to the rear elevation.

OUTSIDE

Front

The property stands in a slightly elevated and prominent position, set nicely back behind a lawned foregarden with stone steps leading to the entrance door and also having brick retaining wall.

Side Garden

To the side of the property is a good sized side garden, again laid to lawn with flower beds, attractive Pine trees, brick and stone rear wall, space for greenhouse and small vegetable plot.

PLEASE NOTE

The side garden offers excellent potential for a side extension to the property for example, a two storey extension, subject to planning permission.

Private Rear Garden

To the rear of the property there is an attractive brick and stone walled rear garden which is laid to lawn with well stocked flower beds, shrubs and trees and enjoys a very pleasant backdrop of specimen trees.

Sunny Westerly Aspect

The property and gardens enjoy a sunny westerly aspect with far reaching views across the Derwent Valley and beyond.

Driveway

A driveway provides car standing spaces.

Double Brick Detached Garage 20'2" x 18'5"

With power and lighting.