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4 Bed House - Detached

Challendon House, Sutton Scarsdale, Derbyshire


Offers Around £750,000Sold STC

RARE TO THE MARKET - A single storey dwelling with cottage and a range of outbuildings set in private octagonal gardens extending to approx. 4 acres situated behind a substantial wall having been previously the kitchen gardens to Sutton Scarsdale Hall.

The property in the past has been a Country Club, Garden Centre and a Mobile Home/Caravan site. It is now a private home with enormous potential and could be extended, demolish or used for development all subject to planning permission. Full modernisation is required. The wall is Grade II listed.

Residential/Commercial Uses

Set in 4 acres

Potential For Development

Grade II listed Wall

Full Modernisation Required

Fast access to Junction 29 of the M1 Motorway

Rare To The Market - No Chain Involved

Main house provides summer kitchen, conservatory, dining room, living area, conservatory room, bathroom, breakfast kitchen, former bar area, dressing room, three bedrooms, Spanish room, bar store room second dining room, living room, second kitchen, utility, covered area, store room, workshop, second store, car port/garage and swimming pool.

Cottage provides living/dining room, kitchen, bedroom, bathroom, cloakroom and storage rooms.

In our opinion the sale is suitable for a wide range of uses ( residential/commercial ) and could provide a useful income stream.

Fast access to Junction 29 of the M1 Motorway.

The Location

The property is within an attractive conservation area and is well situated to take advantage of the excellent communication links offered via the nearby Junction 29 of the M1 motorway, which is some 2 miles distant and accessed by the A617. Good local amenities are available within Chesterfield which lies some 5 miles to the North West. Derby 34 miles, Nottingham 37 miles and Sheffield 35 miles.

The Cottage

Living/Dining Room 32'7" x 9'3"

Kitchen 11'5" x 9'7"

Bedroom 10'7" x 9'6"


3 x Store Rooms

Main House ( Bungalow )

Summer Kitchen 11'7" x 10'7"

Conservatory 16'2" x 5'8"

Dining Room 21'5" x 14'3"

Living Area 15'0" x 12'6"

Conservatory Room 11'8" 6'1"

Bathroom One

From Dining Room into

Breakfast Kitchen 16'10" x 8'8"

Bar 13'7" x 5'7"

Through into

Dressing Room 15'1" x 6'5"

Bedroom One 14'11" x 8'11"

Bedroom Two 7'8" x 6'5"

Fitted Wardrobes

Bathroom Two

Spanish Room 15'0" x 12'7"

Bar Store Room and Further Room

Second Dining Room 15'1" x 8'7"

Second Living Room 18'7" x 15'2"

Secondary Kitchen 12'7" x 9'6"

Utility 7'1" x 4'9"


Store Room 14'7" x 8'3"

Workshop 15'6" x 15'1"

Store 7'0" x 5'10"

Car Port/Garage 26'8" x 12'2"


Small workshop, greenhouse, gatehouse, summerhouse and several kennels

Caravan Storage Area

For approx. 14 caravans


We advised that mains water and electricality are connected to the site. Drainage is to a private system and the heating within the residential accommodation is provided by LPG gas fired system. A boiler was refitted in 2019.




North East Derbyshire District Council