3 Bed House - Semi-Detached
Rycote, Western Road, Mickleover, Derby
Offers In Excess Of £400,000Sold STC
BEAUTIFUL PERIOD HOME - A true rarity on the open market, is this most attractive three double bedroom, Edwardian semi-detached home of immense style and character, occupying this most generous plot with approximately 1,580 square feet of living space as well as extensive mature landscaped gardens, with the rear garden being in excess of 180 feet in length. Built in 1910, this exceptional home requires a full inspection to appreciate the many period features, high ceilings and generous room proportions offered by this superb family home.
The property has been tastefully presented and beautifully maintained by the current owners and the accommodation has gas central heating and period sash style windows. The accommodation in brief comprises; a most impressive entrance hallway, lounge with bay window and period fireplace, separate dining room with period fireplace, well appointed kitchen with range cooker, pantry and a separate utility room.
Beautiful Edwardian Semi-Detached Home
Extensive Mature Landscaped Garden
Spacious Room Proportions, High Ceilings & Wealth of Character
Large Entrance Hallway, Lounge with Bay Window & Dining Room
Well Appointed Kitchen with Range Cooker
Pantry & Separate Utility Room
Three Double Bedrooms & Bathroom
Close to Royal Derby Hospital & Local Shops
The first floor galleried landing has high ceiling, period stained glass skylight window and doors giving access to three generous double bedrooms all with period fireplaces and a well appointed family bathroom.
Outside the property is set back from the road with a generous frontage with brick walled boundary and decorative wrought iron railings and tarmacadam driveway with car standing space for around four cars.
A true feature of this home is the extensive landscaped rear garden, which is over 180 feet in length. The rear garden consists of an attractive block paved outdoor seating area, extensive shaped lawn with planting borders, block paved pathway and two separate paved patio areas.
Mickleover is an extremely popular residential suburb of Derby, approximately 3 miles from the city centre, providing a first class range of local amenities including a supermarket, a range of shops, doctors and dentists.
Leisure facilities include Mickleover Golf Course, walks in nearby open countryside and access to the local cycle network. Excellent transport links are close by including easy access to the A38 and A50 trunk roads and the M1 motorway.
There are good schools at primary and secondary level and private education is also available at Derby High School and Derby Grammar School.
Entrance through traditional wood panelled door into:
Beautiful Reception Hallway 22'8 x 6'11
Fitted with built in foot mat, stripped wooden floorboards, central heating radiator, beautiful panelled staircase leading through to the first floor landing with ornate spindles and solid wood handrail, ornate coving to ceiling, deep skirting boards and architraves, feature archway, single glazed window to the side elevation with bespoke plantation shutters, doors giving access through to lounge and dining room, passageway leading through to the kitchen and panelled doorway giving access through to a useful understairs storage area.
Lounge 16'11 into bay reducing to 13'11 x 15'11 into rece
Fitted with a beautiful period cast iron fireplace with glazed ceramic tiled hearth and side panels with detailed solid wood surround, picture rail, deep coving to ceiling, wall light point, TV and telephone points, two central heating radiators and single glazed sash windows built into the bay window.
Dining Room 14'11 x 12'8 into recess
This room is fitted with a beautiful feature fireplace with cast iron fire and glazed ceramic tiled hearth and side panels with detailed painted wood surround, picture rail, deep ornate coving to ceiling, single glazed sash window to the side elevation, single glazed glass panelled doorway giving access through to the rear garden and internal panelled door giving access through to the passaged hallway and main hallway area.
Having Oak wood floor, built in coat hooks and traditional wood panelled door with obscure glazed inset into:
Kitchen 12'0 x 9'11
The kitchen is fitted with cream shaker units with solid wood painted fronts, solid oak wood block work surface over with Belfast style sink with built in drainer grooves into the work surface and chrome swan neck style mixer taps, chimney breast which houses a Rangemaster dual fuel six ring gas hob with electric ovens, ceramic tiled splashbacks, built in extractor unit, built in Oak framed shelf above, traditional built in storage cupboards and drawer units, quarry tiled floor, integrated CDA dishwasher, recessed halogen downlighters, UPVC double glazed windows to the side and rear elevations and traditional wood panelled doors, one giving access through to the utility room and the other giving access to the pantry.
Pantry 6'0 x 3'10
Having sliding door, built in timber shelving, single glazed window to the side elevation, power and light.
Separate Utility Room 5'6 x 5'10
Fitted with a roll edge laminated beech effect wood block work surface with low level appliance space with plumbing for automatic washing machine and space for dryer. Also having a base standing central heating boiler, wall mounted cupboard housing the wall mounted heating controls, quarry tiled floor, wall mounted ceramic sink, UPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation overlooking the garden and composite double glazed entrance door with obscure glazed panel and leaded effect which leads through to the rear garden.
Split Level Galleried Landing
Having beautiful high ceiling, ornate coving to ceiling, skylight with stained glass inset, traditional style built in storage cupboards, useful airing cupboard with access to hot water cylinder and traditional wood panelled doors give access through to three double bedrooms and bathroom. A further passageway leads off the landing area and has loft access and feature archway.
Master Bedroom 15'11 into recess x 14'0
Having beautiful feature fireplace with detailed wood surround and glazed ceramic tiled hearth and backplate, stripped wooden floorboards, central heating radiator, coving to ceiling and two single sash glazed windows to the front elevation.
Bedroom Two 14'11 x 12'6
Fitted with a beautiful cast iron fireplace with glazed ceramic tiled hearth, central heating radiator and two single glazed sash windows to the side elevation.
Bedroom Three 12'1 x 10'0 into recess
Having feature cast iron fireplace with glazed ceramic tiled hearth, central heating radiator, ornate coving to ceiling and single glazed sash window to the rear elevation.
Beautifully Appointed Bathroom 6'3 x 6'11
Fitted with a traditional style three piece suite comprising; pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold chrome taps, low level WC, 'L' shaped bath with period style chrome hot and cold taps, glazed shower screen and Mira electric shower over, ceramic tiling to the walls, ceramic tiled floor, modern chrome ladder style heated towel rail and single glazed obscure sash window to the front elevation.
Frontage & Driveway
The property stands set back from the road and has a generous tarmacadam driveway with block paved border and blue slate channels. There is a feature wall with brick pillars and inset wrought iron decorative railings, access through to the front door and timber double gated access leading through to the extensive enclosed rear garden.
Extensive Rear Garden
A true feature of this home is the extensive landscaped rear garden which is over 180 feet in length. The rear garden consists of an attractive block paved outdoor seating area, extensive shaped lawn with planting borders, block paved pathway and two separate paved patios areas, one with block paving and the other with paved patio stones which are located half way up the garden. There is a further section of lawn with planting borders, conifer tree and fence panelled boundary. A further paved patio at the rear end of the garden has two timber framed sheds, an aluminium framed greenhouse and two brick built outbuildings.