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5 Bed House - Semi-Detached

Darley Park Road, Darley Abbey, Derby


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Price Guide £499,950Sold STC

ECCLESBOURNE SCHOOL CATCHMENT AREA - BACKING ONTO DARLEY PARK - IDEAL FAMILY HOME - This substantially extended, five-bedroom 1930's style semi-detached property is located in a highly sought-after position in the heart of Darley Abbey Village.

The property offers spacious, well-proportioned living accommodation extending to around 1600 square feet with a double-storey extension to the side and a single-storey extension to the rear.

Extended 1930's Semi-Detached Home

Ecclesbourne School Catchment Area

Subtantial Living Accommodation of around 1600 Square Feet

Lounge & Study

Extended Open Plan Dining Room & Kitchen & Separate Utility Room

Five Bedrooms

Four Piece Bathroom & Shower Room

Wide Driveway & Single Garage/Play Room

Generous Rear Garden

Beautiful Darley Park

The accommodation has gas central heating, UPVC double glazing and in brief comprises: entrance hallway, lounge with bay window, study/office, extended dining room with open plan access to a contemporary fitted kitchen and a separate utility room. The first-floor landing leads to five bedrooms, including three generous double bedrooms, two single bedrooms, shower room and a spacious well-appointed four-piece family bathroom. The property has recently benefited from having the loft fully boarded out and has planning permission in place for a full loft conversion to provide further bedrooms if needed.

The house occupies a generous plot with a front garden area, a wide block paved driveway leading to a single integral garage. There is gated access leading to the large mature rear garden. The garden has an impressive raised level timber decked seating area with french doors access to the extended dining room offering impressive elevated views over the garden, and Darley Park beyond. There is a generous lawned rear garden with vegetable plots and mature trees and shrubs.

LOCATION

Darley Abbey Village offers a lovely local shop, historic St Matthew's Church and a vibrant community. It is also within a short walk of beautiful Darley Park, which the property backs onto. The village is located on the banks of the attractive River Derwent with a bridge and magnificent weir. The historic Derwent Valley Mills include fine dining restaurants and popular wine bars. Educational facilities are close at hand including the reputable village primary school (Walter Evans) and in the noted Ecclesbourne School catchment area. Independent preschool and primary education are also available at The Old Vicarage School.

Excellent transport links are close by with fast access to the A6, A38, A50 and A52 leading to the M1 motorway. The location is convenient for Pride Park, the University of Derby, Royal Derby Hospital, Rolls-Royce and Derby Railway Station, many of which are easily accessible by cycle routes.

A further point of note is that Darley Abbey Village is located in one of the few World Heritage Sites.

THE ACCOMMODATION

GROUND FLOOR

Entrance through a composite double glazed entrance door with obscure glazed centre panel leading into:

Entrance Hallway 13'5" x 7'10"

Having panelled staircase with open spindles and solid wood handrail leading through to the first-floor landing, engineered Oak floor, two UPVC obscure double-glazed windows to the front elevation, wooden picture rail, high-speed internet access point, central heating radiator and wood-panelled door giving access through to understairs cloaks cupboard, lounge, study and superb open plan dining kitchen.

Understairs Cloaks Cupboard

Having built in hanging rails and lighting.

Study 11'1" x 8'0"

Having central heating radiator, limed wood finish laminate flooring and telephone point, UPVC double glazed window the front elevation.

Lounge 13'6" x 11'5"

Having feature fireplace with inset log effect electric fire standing on a limestone effect ceramic tiled hearth. Also having a built-in cupboard built into the recess with a TV and internet access point, curved central heating radiator into the bay, coving to ceiling and UPVC double glazed bay window to the front elevation.

Extended Open Plan Dining Kitchen

Dining/Family Area 19'1" x 11'10" into recess

Having engineered Oak floor, central heating radiator, built-in white high gloss cupboards built into the recess, wall mounted display cabinets with brushed stainless-steel handles, granite effect laminated shelf, TV point, UPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation and UPVC double glazed French doors to the side elevation and giving access to the decking area.

Kitchen Area 11'10" x 11'3" reducing to 8'11"

Fitted with a range of contemporary units comprising; wall, base and drawer units, under cupboard lighting, stainless steel 1 1/2 bowl sink with swan neck mixer tap and draining grooves built into the work surface, low-level wall mounted Vaillant combination boiler, recessed LED downlighters and UPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation.

Utility Room 5'4" x 4'3"

Having Oak effect laminate flooring, roll edge laminated granite effect work surface with low-level appliance space for two low-level appliances, wall mounted cupboards, recessed LED downlighters and UPVC double glazed doorway giving access through to the rear garden.

FIRST FLOOR

Landing

Having a smoke alarm and wood-panelled doorways giving access through to five bedrooms and bathroom. Access is also available to the recently fully boarded loft area via a built-in retractable hatch/ladder providing extensive storage space or possible conversion to further accommodation (plans available).

Master Bedroom 14'2" into bay x 11'6" into recess

Fitted with a range of double wardrobes built into the recess, built-in shelving, curved central heating radiator into the bay, wooden picture rail, coving to ceiling and UPVC double glazed bay window to the front elevation.

Bedroom Two 12'0" into recess x 11'1"

Having dark wood grain finish laminate flooring, central heating radiator, wooden picture rail and UPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation with impressive views towards Breadsall and over the rear garden.

Bedroom Three 16'9" x 8'11"

Having stripped pine wood floor, central heating radiator, loft access, recessed LED downlighters and UPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation and UPVC double glazed feature window to the front elevation.

Bedroom Four 9'10" x 8'2"

Having a central heating radiator and UPVC double glazed window to the front elevation.

Bedroom Five 7'9 x 5'11

Having a central heating radiator and, feature UPVC double glazed bay window to the front elevation.

Contemporary Four-Piece Bathroom 8'11" max x 7'4"

Fitted with a contemporary white four piece suite comprising; a panelled bath with chrome mixer tap, curved glass corner shower with chrome recessed shower controls with shower attachment and rain shower head above with double opening curved glass doors, concealed cistern low-level WC with chrome push button flush, ceramic wash hand basin built into a cream high gloss vanity unit below, modern chrome ladder heated towel rail, travertine tiling to walls with attractive stone tiled border, travertine effect tiled floor, wall mounted mirrored display cabinet, shaver point, recessed LED downlighters and UPVC obscure double glazed window to the rear elevation.

Shower Room 8'1" x 3'7"

Fitted with a white three-piece suite comprising; a low flush WC, wash hand basin recessed into a white high gloss vanity unit and a tiled shower cubicle with shower, mosaic ceramic part tiled walls, ceramic tiled floor, central heating radiator, extractor fan, UPVC obscure double-glazed window to the rear elevation.

Loft

Access to the loft is via the first-floor hallway. This has recently been extensively floored and provides a large amount of useful storage area. Planning permission has previously been given to convert the loft space into a substantial master bedroom with an en-suite.

OUTSIDE

Frontage and Driveway

The property occupies a generous plot with a front garden area, a wide block paved driveway leading to a single integral garage with gated access leading to the rear garden.

Single Integral Garage/Play Room 16'11" x 8'9"

Having power and light and up and over door. The garage is fully decorated and is currently in use as an extra lounge/music room.

Generous Enclosed Rear Garden

There is gated access with a pathway to the side of the property leading to the large mature rear garden. There is a generous lawned rear garden with vegetable plots and mature trees and shrubs and there are steps leading up to the raised level timber decked seating area.

Elevated Timber Decked Seating Area

The garden has an impressive raised level timber decked seating area with french door access to the extended dining room offering impressive elevated views over the garden.