2 Bed Bungalow - Detached
Ivy Dene, Church Lane, Darley Abbey Village, Derby
Offers In Excess Of £450,000
EXCITING DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY. UNEXPECTABLY BACK ON THE MARKET. BEAUTIFUL SECLUDED POSITION - A true rarity to the open market is this most attractive, two double bedroom, detached bungalow of style and character with detached double garage, occupying this beautiful garden plot extending to around 1/4 acre and accessed along a private driveway located off Church Lane, within the heart of Darley Abbey Village.
The property falls within the noted Ecclesbourne School catchment area and occupies a stunning plot and offering exciting potential for refurbishment, extension or re-development (subject to the necessary planning consent being obtained)
Spacious 1930's Style Detached Bungalow
Stunning Secluded Garden Plot
Overall Plot around 1/4 Acre
Requires Modernisation & Updating
Potential for Extension or Re-Development (Subject to Planning Consent)
Open Porch, Dining Hall, Lounge, Dining Kitchen & Snug
Two Double Bedrooms, Bathroom & En-Suite
Private Driveway Access
Close to Heart of Darley Abbey Village
Ecclesbourne School Catchment
The accommodation in brief comprises: open storm porch, dining hallway, lounge, dining kitchen, snug, side hallway and wc/boiler room, spacious master bedoom, bedroom two with en-suite shower room and bathroom.
Outside the property is accessed along a generous private driveway, providing access to only three properties located off Church Lane. The private driveway then leads to an extensive gravelled driveway and detached double garage.
A true feature of this property is the delightful mature garden plot which offers an impressive degree of privacy and generous lawned areas to the front, side and rear. VIEWING A MUST!
Darley Abbey village is situated approximately 1 mile north from Derby City centre and offers a general store, historic church, public houses (The Broadway and The Abbey) and a regular bus service operates along Duffield Road (A6).
The beautiful Darley Park which borders Darley Abbey village offers a cafe, fine dining at the restaurant, Darley's, cricket ground, children's play area, canoe club and very pleasant walks along the banks of the River Derwent. It also has a nature reserve known as Nutwood.
This property is within the catchment area for Ecclesbourne Secondary School situated in Duffield. Excellent transport links are nearby with fast access on to the A6, A38, A50 and A52 leading to the M1 motorway.
Entering the property through:
Open Storm Porch
With Quarry tiled floor, timber framed canopy above and traditional wood panelled entrance door with obscured glazed inset which leads into:
Dining Hallway 13'6 x 11'9
Having a feature fireplace with solid Oak surround, inset coal effect Living Flame gas fire with ceramic tiled hearth and backplate. There is also a central heating radiator, wood unit double glazed window to the front elevation with delightful views over the garden, traditional wood panelled doors giving access through to a cloaks cupboard, lounge, both bedrooms, bathroom and also the kitchen.
Lounge 15'10 x 11'11
This room has a feature fireplace with brick surround, standing on a black slate hearth with coal effect gas fire and wooden mantle. There is a central heating radiator, TV point, coving to ceiling, ceiling rose, wood unit double glazed bay window to the front elevation and wood unit double glazed window to the side elevation.
Dining Kitchen 12'0 x 11'11
Fitted with a comprehensive range of built in units comprising; cherrywood fronted wall base and drawer units with roll edge laminated work surface over, ceramic tiled splash back, stainless steel 1 1/2 bowl sink drainer unit with chrome mono-bloc mixer tap, integrated stainless steel Bosch electric oven, gas four ring hob and extractor unit over, tall built in storage cupboard housing the hot water cylinder, plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for low level fridge, TV and telephone point, coving to ceiling, wood unit double glazed bay window to the front elevation and open archway access leading down into a snug area.
Snug 9'9 x 6'8
Having central heating radiator and wood unit double glazed window to the side elevation.
Side Hallway 6'10 x 3'2
Having tiled floor, power and light and latched door giving access through to:
WC/Boiler Room 6'7 x 5'4
Fitted with a two piece white suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, base standing central heating boiler, wall mounted electrical fuse box, wall mounted gas meter, central heating radiator and obscured single glazed window to the rear elevation.
Master Bedroom 19'3 x 11'0 max
This room is fitted with central heating radiator, coving to ceiling, wood unit double glazed window to side elevation and TV point.
Bedroom Two 12'1 into recess reducing to 9'1 x 11'0
Having central heating radiator, coving to ceiling, loft access, built in timber shelving and wood unit double glazed window to the rear elevation. A sliding door gives access to:
En-Suite Shower Room 7'11 x 2'5
Fitted with a coloured three piece suite comprising; low level WC, wall mounted ceramic wash hand basin, single width shower cubicle with folding glazed door, wall mounted Mira electric shower, tiled splash back areas and chrome heated towel rail.
Bathroom 7'11 x 6'3
Fitted with a four piece suite comprising; ceramic wash hand basin built into a pine fronted vanity unit cupboard below, panelled bath with glazed shower screen, wall mounted Mira electric shower, ceramic tiled splash backs, tiled effect floor, central heating radiator and wood unit obscured glazed window to the rear elevation.
The property is accessed along a generous private driveway, providing access to only three properties located off Church Lane.
Frontage & Driveway
The property stands on this generous plot in this secluded position which is accessed up a long private driveway. The long driveway then opens out into a generous gravelled parking area leading through to the detached brick built garage. There is a pathway leading through to the front entrance of the property with a generous paved patio area with delightful views over the front garden. Also having generous area laid to lawn, planting borders and hedgerow boundary, further garden area to the side of the property located behind the garage and having steps leading down to a lower level lawn. This is also planted with an array of plants, trees and shrubs including fruit trees.
Detached Double Garage 20'7 x 17'4
Having two up and over doors and rear personal access door.
There is a further area laid to lawn at the side of the property with a hedgerow boundary and gives access to the rear garden area.
To the rear of the property there is an area laid to lawn, again planted with an array of plants, apple tree and shrubs, generous timber framed shed and pathway access all around the property. This property offers a great degree of privacy, located in this highly desirable and secluded position and a true rarity on the market.