5 Bed House - Detached
Taransay, Bowmer Lane, Fritchley, Derbyshire
SUPERB COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS - A most spacious, extended five bedroom York stone-built detached home occupying a generous plot of over a 1/3 of an acre (0.39 acre) and offering superb elevated views over open countryside. The property offers generous and well proportioned accommodation extending to over 2000 square feet and has the benefit of 'A' rated overall energy rating with solar panels also generating an additional income.
Originally constructed in 1977, the property has been sympathetically extended to the side above the double garage to provide a spacious master bedroom suite above. There is also a rear double extension forming a snug and bedroom two.
Spacious Stone Built Detached Home
Large Plot of Over 1/3 Acre (0.39 acre)
Well Maintained Accommodation
Gas Central Heating, UPVC Double Glazing & Solar Panels
Entrance Hallway, Cloaks WC, Dining Kitchen & Utility Room
Lounge, Dining Room & Snug
Five Bedrooms, Bathroom & Shower Room
Spacious Master Bedroom with En-Suite Bathroom
Driveway, Double Garage & Landscaped Gardens
Superb Countryside Views & Sought after Village Location
The property benefits from gas central heating, PVCu double glazing and in brief comprises: entrance hallway, cloakroom wc, spacious lounge with bay window offering superb views, separate dining room with feature archway giving access to a snug there is a well appointed dining kitchen and a large utility room.
The first floor landing leads to five bedrooms bathroom, family four piece bathroom suite and a separate shower room. The master bedroom suite also has the benefit of a spacious en-suite bathroom..
The property occupies this delightful position on Bowmer Lane and offers impressive elevated views to the front over open countryside. There is a double width driveway leading to leading to a double integral garage with electric remote control double roll up door.
A true feature of this home is the extensive plot with mature rear garden with generous shaped lawn, feature pond and large vegetable plot and orchard.
Fritchley village nestles on the outskirts of Crich where there are excellent local amenities, the village is surrounded by delightful open countryside.
Fritchley is located approximately fourteen miles north of Derby and is convenient for the Peak District National Park and the A38 and M1 motorway. Nearby Crich is well-known for the local National Tramway Museum, and at the summit of Crich Hill is the Memorial Tower for the Sherwood Foresters (Mercian Regiment).
Crich itself is a pretty Derbyshire Village on the edge of the Derbyshire Dales, and has local Village amenities to include Post Office, Village Store, Pharmacy, Public Houses, GP Surgery and noted Infant, Junior and Primary Schools.
The nearby Derbyshire countryside provides delightful scenery and country walks. yet it is within easy reach of the A6 at Ambergate and the A38 at Ripley giving good access to Nottingham, Derby and the M1 Motorway.
Entrance through a PVCu obscure glazed doorway with obscure glazed inset with leaded effect and matching side panel windows leading into:
Entrance Hallway 16'2" x 5'11"
Fitted with oak effect laminate flooring, central heating radiator, staircase leading through to the first floor landing, telephone point, smoke alarm and panelled doors giving access through to the downstairs WC, useful under-stairs storage cupboard, lounge and dining kitchen.
Under-stairs Storage Cupboard
Having a wall mounted alarm key pad, light and built-in shelving.
Fitted with a two-piece white suite comprising a concealed cistern low level WC with chrome push button flush, wash hand basin built into a vanity unit with cream fronted cupboard doors with chrome handles and roll edge laminated marble effect top, ceramic tiled splash-back areas with attractive natural stone and glass tiled border, ceramic tiled floor, central heating radiator and a PVCu obscure double glazed window to the side elevation with leaded effect.
Lounge 18'11" x 12'2"
Having a feature stone fireplace with stone hearth, back plate and inset coal effect Living Flame gas fire, TV point, central heating radiator, coving to ceiling, ceiling rose, PVCu double glazed bay window to the front elevation with leaded effect and internal double opening doors with leaded inset windows leading through to the dining room.
Dining Room 11'4" x 9'11"
Fitted with a central heating radiator, featured original mill stone detail inset into the wall and a feature stone archway leading through to the snug.
Snug 11'7" x 11'2"
Fitted with a TV point, central heating radiator, PVCu double glazed leaded window to the rear elevation and aluminium double glazed sliding patio doors to the side giving access to the rear York stone patio area
Dining Kitchen 13'6" x 9'10"
A quality fitted kitchen with Croft solid oak fronted panelled units with detailed metal handles with a roll edge laminated work surface over, ceramic tiled splash-backs and an inset one and a half bowl sink drainer unit with mixer tap. Integrated electric Neff double oven and grill, integrated Bosch 12 plate dishwasher, Neff four ring gas hob with extractor unit over, integral fridge, ceramic tiled floor, central heating radiator, PVCu double glazed leaded window to the rear elevation, integral doors giving access through to the dining room and entrance hallway and a glass panelled doorway with leaded inset leading through to the spacious utility room.
Spacious Utility Room 17' x 7'6"
Fitted with painted panelled units with metal and wooden handles with roll edge laminated work surface over, stainless steel Franke sink with mixer tap, built-in wine rack space for a tall fridge/freezer, ceramic tiled splash-backs, PVCu double glazed leaded window to the rear elevation, wall mounted Glow-worm condensing boiler with thermostat control, ceramic tiled floor. Low level appliance space with space for dryer and plumbing for automatic washing machine, internal doorway giving access through to the integral double garage and a PVCu double glazed leaded door giving access through to the rear garden.
Having a thermostat heating control, oak effect laminate flooring, PVCu double glazed leaded window to the rear elevation, airing cupboard with double opening doors with built-in shelving and housing the hot water cylinder and doors giving access through to all five bedrooms and bathroom. A retractable aluminium ladder leads to a boarded loft space with lighting and houses the EEC solar system for the solar panels (further details at the end of the brochure).
Master Bedroom 17' x 16'
Fitted with a range of built-in oak effect wardrobes, two with a mirrored inset, built-in bedside drawer units, two further drawer units, two central heating radiators, coving to ceiling, PVCu double glazed leaded window to the side elevation and front elevation offering superb views over open countryside and doorway access through to:
Spacious En-Suite Bathroom 10'5" x 7'7"
Fitted with a white four-piece suite comprising low level WC, Heritage traditional style pedestal wash hand basin with chrome hot and cold taps, panelled bath and a double width shower enclosure with sliding glazed door and wall mounted chrome mains fed shower unit. Ceramic tiled floor, travertine effect tiling to the walls with attractive natural stone tiled border with inset brushed stainless steel feature tiles, coving to ceiling, extractor fan, shaver point, central heating radiator, wall mounted mirrored storage cabinet and a PVCu obscure double glazed leaded window to the rear elevation.
Bedroom Two 15'1" x 11'6"
Fitted with oak effect laminate flooring, central heating radiator, coving to ceiling and a PVCu double glazed leaded window to the rear elevation offering delightful views over the rear garden.
Bedroom Three 12'8" x 9'4"
Fitted with a central heating radiator, built-in oak effect fronted wardrobes with frosted glass inset panelling, coving to ceiling and a PVCu double glazed leaded window to the front elevation offering superb views over open countryside.
Bedroom Four 12'2" x 8'1"
Fitted with a central heating radiator, telephone point and a PVCu double glazed leaded window to the front elevation offering superb views over open countryside. Access to:
Built-in Storage Cupboard Over Stairwell 5'9" x 2'11"
Having built-in shelving and a central heating radiator.
Bedroom Five 9'11" x 6'10"
Fitted with a built-in sink unit with chrome hot and cold taps with a vanity cupboard below and tiled splash-back with a strip light and built-in cupboard above, central heating radiator and PVCu double glazed leaded window to the side elevation.
Family Bathroom 11'5" x 6'6"
Fitted with a white four-piece suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath, curved glass corner shower cubicle with a wall mounted New Team thermostatic power shower, beech wood effect vinyl flooring, central heating radiator, ceramic tiled splash-backs with attractive mosaic style tiled border, shaver point, extractor fan and a PVCu obscure double glazed window to the rear elevation.
Having beech effect vinyl flooring, central heating radiator, extractor fan, wall mounted Belling fan heater and a shower enclosure with a folding glazed door with a wall mounted chrome thermostatic mira shower unit with shower attachment, ceramic tiled splash-backs and a single width shower tray.
Driveway and Frontage
The property has a double width tarmacadam driveway accessed via decorative metal double opening gates and leads to the front door with open storm porch and outside lighting. Front garden areas with shaped lawn, well stocked planting borders, hedgerow and a dry stone wall boundary. The driveway leads to:
Double Integral Garage 17'4" x 15'8"
Having an electric roll-up insulated door with remote control, power and light, two wall mounted cupboards, telephone point and a PVCu obscure double glazed leaded window to the side elevation.
To the left hand side of the property there is a paved pathway with access to the gas and electric meters with a dry stone wall and hedgerow boundary. There is a generous York stone patio with steps leading up to the raised level lawn with planting borders.
Extensive Rear Garden
A true feature of this property is the extensive enclosed rear garden having a feature raised level pond with a dry stone walled boundary, beautiful gravelled beds and shrub boundaries, outside cold water tap and outside lighting. A stepping stone pathway leads through to the middle section of the garden with a timber framed archway and then a continuation of the extensive shaped lawn again with raised level planting beds with dry stone wall boundaries and shaped borders. The garden is mainly enclosed by a hedgerow boundary. There is access all around the perimeter of the property.
This property offers large vegetable plots and planting beds with two timber framed sheds and aluminium framed greenhouse with power and security flood lighting.
Superb Countryside Views
This property offers superb elevated countryside views.
EEC Solar 4kw - 17 panel Solar PV System
This system is fully owned by the property and includes a 20 year manufacturers guarantee on the Fronius IG TL 3.6 Invertor from 30/8/2011.
There are 15 years remaining on the 25 year feed in tariff contract, inflated annually by RPI, that currently is generating an income of around £1500 per annum (tax fee).
Additionally there is a divertor installed to power the immersion heater generating a constant hot water supply throughout the Summer saving around £300 (estimated) per annum on gas powered hot water and electricity consumed by the property year round.
This contract will be transferred to the purchaser of the property on completion of sale.