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3 Bed House - Detached

Rose Cottage, Turnditch, Derbyshire


Offers Around £550,000

BEAUTIFUL OPEN VIEWS - A detached cottage located within the village of Turnditch and the situation is particularly special enjoying the most delightful southerly views to the rear over open countryside.

There was planning permission ( but now lapsed ) to extend and demolish the double length two car garage into accommodation for annex/studio/holiday cottage subject to planning permission. AVA/2008/0944

Charming Detached Cottage

Delightful Warm Southerly Views

Backing onto Derbyshire Countryside

Garage Conversion - Annex/Holiday Cottage

Two Large Reception Rooms

Hand Crafted Kitchen with Aga Cooker

Three Generous Bedrooms

Potential En-suite, Family Bathroom, Shower Room

Private Gardens with Garden Room

Sweeping Driveway, Two Car Detached Garage

Interestingly records show that the cottage dates back to 1801. It is constructed of brick and the principal area of the roof is finished with Staffordshire blue tiles. The front elevation is relieved by a canopy porch and particular attention is drawn to the double glazed windows having solid hardwood frames.

The property is set back from the road behind a stone retaining wall and foregarden with lawn and well stocked borders and beds together with a sweeping gravelled driveway for three/four vehicles and leads to a two car detached garage.

Internal inspection will reveal extended accommodation having the benefit of gas central heating and offers a entrance hall, high ceilinged lounge with fireplace with burner, dining room, potential utility, cloakroom, fitted kitchen with hand crafted units and gas fired Aga cooker range, three generous bedrooms, walk-in store/potential en-suite and spacious family bathroom plus a separate shower room.

The private rear garden has a south facing sun terrace, lawn and particularly well stocked borders including a feature attached garden room.

Special Note - The property is not overlooked to both the front and rear of the property.

The Location

Turnditch is a popular Derbyshire village which is ideally positioned for access to the city of Derby and the surrounding towns and villages of Belper, Wirksworth, Ashbourne, Matlock and Duffield. The village is home to a popular public house, a charming village church, and a highly sought after primary school. Turnditch is also ideally positioned for access to the nearby Carsington Water and the beautiful Peak District National Park.

Ground Floor

Canopy Entrance Porch

With featured hand crafted solid entrance door.

Entrance Hall 5'10" x 5'6"

With attractive slate flooring and double glazed windows to front and side.

Lounge 23'11" x 14'0"

A very pleasant, high ceiling room with revealed ceiling beams, feature fireplace having recessed dress stone lintel, raised polished granite display hearth and multi fuel stove, central heating radiator, arch display alcove with fitted glass shelving, TV point and telephone point. The room has the benefit of double glazed windows to the front and rear, pleasant aspect over the rear garden and countryside beyond.

Inner Lobby

Providing space for hanging coats with coat hooks, quarry tiled flooring and understairs storage cupboard.

Dining Room 17'10" x 12'4"

A thoughtfully designed extension to the cottage, having the benefit of a double aspect with double glazed window to the side and two large windows to the rear taking full advantage of the delightful countryside view, two central heating radiators, TV point and charming featured stable door giving access to the private south facing rear garden.

Hand Crafted Kitchen 14'0" x 10'2"

With a good range of units of quality, including charming Belfast sink with mixer tap, base units with drawer and cupboard fronts, wall and base fitted units with attractive matching granite worktops, chimney breast incorporating gas burning Aga, electric hob, electric oven, space for washing machine and dishwasher, tiled flooring, space for fridge/freezer and double glazed window overlooking the front foregarden.

Inner Lobby/Potential Utility 8'11" x 3'8"

With quarry tiled flooring, wall mounted display cabinets, hand crafted and having glazed doors and adjacent bookcases on either side, central heating boiler and double glazed window.

Cloakroom 5'4" x 3'8"

Fitted with traditional white fittings with low level WC, wash hand basin, oak floor, tiled splashback and double glazed window.



With featured hand crafted balustrade, central heating radiator, access to roof space, double glazed window with fine views to the rear towards open countryside and beyond and ceiling mounted storage cupboard.

Master Double Bedroom 17'3" x 12'2"

A very light and spacious bedroom, having the benefit of a dual aspect of fine countryside views, central heating radiator, TV point, telephone point, range of fitted wardrobes and several double glazed windows to the side and rear providing fine views over the immediate area and rolling Derbyshire countryside and beyond.

Potential En-Suite/Dressing Room 14'4" x 3'8"

Currently used as a store/dressing area with fitted wardrobes and double glazed windows (Potential Purchasers should note that subject to the appropriate Planning Permission and Building Regulations approval, this space would be perfect for conversion to an en-suite)

Double Bedroom Two 14'1" x 11'10"

With charming ornamental fireplace having a polished wood surround incorporating a display mantel and ceramic tiled interior forming a display, central heating radiator, built in wardrobe, exposed polished pine flooring again enjoying a dual aspect having double glazed windows to both the front and rear, views to the rear over countryside and beyond.

Double Bedroom Three 11'11" x 9'0"

With central heating radiator, exposed polished pine flooring, telephone point, attractive internal window and double glazed window with aspect to front.

Period Style Bathroom 10'2" x 8'7"

Appointed to a high standard with a traditional style, including a roll edge double ended bath on claw and ball feet with central period style mixer tap incorporating a hand shower, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, tiled splashbacks, central heating radiator and double glazed window.

Useful Shower Room 7'4" x 4'5"

With shower enclosure with ceramic tiled walls and shower, very large floor to ceiling linen/airing cupboard providing storage and also housing the hot water cylinder.


Private Gardens

There is a delightful rear garden enjoying a sunny aspect backing directly onto open countryside. The garden is landscaped and includes a paved sun terrace, low natural stone walling retaining flower beds, steps up to a path to an additional paved sun terrace which is ideal for entertaining, lawned areas and a variation of flower beds, shrubs and plants.

Garden Room 10'9" x 10'9"

With tiled flooring, double glazed windows and enjoys pleasant views across the private rear garden and beyond.


A sweeping gravelled driveway provides car standing spaces for 3/4 cars.

Two Car Double Detached Garage 32'1" x 10'3"

With concrete flooring, power, lighting, window to side and rear and twin timber entrance door.

Planning Permission

We would point out that Planning Permission has been granted to demolish the existing two car double detached garage and build a two storey extension to provide garage facilities to the ground floor and apartment/studio/bedsit to the first floor, which would be very suitable for a Annex accommodation. Plans and Planning Permission has now lapsed AVA/2008/0944