6 Bed House - Detached
Chain Lane, Littleover, Derby
Guide Price £950,000Sold STC
LITTLEOVER SCHOOL CATCHMENT - A RARITY ON THE MARKET - A beautifully presented and substantially extended 1930's style detached home of style and character, offering six double bedrooms with around 3300 square feet of living accommodation an extensive plot of just over a half an acre (0.54 acre) with extensive private landscaped rear gardens and a large gated driveway with remote control gates with intercom.
This detached home of style and character, occupies this highly sought after location on Chain Lane and has been substantially extended but also offers exciting potential for further extension to the right hand side and rear (subject to necessary planning consent being obtained)
Substantial Extended 1930's Detached Home
Rarity on the Market
Beautiful Mature Gardens with Over Half an Acre Overall Plot (0.54 Acre)
Around 3400 Square Feet of Living Accommodation
Porch, Reception Hall, Cloaks, WC, Lounge, Sitting Room & Family Room
Spacious Open Plan Dining Kitchen & Second Kitchen
Six Double Bedrooms, Contemporary Shower & Contemporary Wet Room
Master Bedroom with Spacious En-Suite Bathroom & Dressing Room
Large Gated Driveway with renote Control Gates & Intercom
Littleover School & Wren Park School Catchment Areas
The property has the benefit of gas central heating, double glazing (where stated) and in brief comprises: entrance porch, reception hallway, cloakroom, separate wc, spacious lounge, sitting room, spacious family room with secondary kitchen and spacious open plan dining kitchen with pantry and french doors leading to the rear garden.
The spacious first floor split level landing gives access to six double bedrooms, contemporary wet room, contemporary shower room and separate wc. The master bedroom suite has a spacious four piece en-suite bathroom and dressing room with build in wardrobes and cupboards.
Outside the property stand set back from this beautiful tree lined road, with a walled boundary and remote control gates with intercom leading to large driveway and parking area.
A true feature of this beautiful family home is generous mature plot which we believe to be one of the largest plots on Chain Lane at just over half an acre (0.54 acre). The extensive and beautifully maintained mature rear gardens with an impressive raised level patio area with beautiful views down the garden towards two generous lawned areas and there are well stocked planting borders and mature trees offering an excellent degree of privacy.
Chain Lane is one Littleover's most sought after residential locations, The property occupies a convenient location just a short stroll from the Royal Derby Hospital and excellent range of amenities in Littleover Village centre to include a supermarket, Post Office, petrol station and a further range of retail outlets and also just a short drive away from Mickleover Village Centre which also offers an excellent range of local amenities.
The property also falls within the catchment area for the noted Littleover Community School and just a short walking distance from Wren Park Primary school. Private education is also available nearby at Derby High School and Derby Grammar School for boys.
A regular bus service on Burton Road and Uttoxeter Road, runs into Derby City centre, which is within easy walking distance and the property's location provides easy access to a full of local amenities. This location also offers swift access to the A38, A50, M1 motorway and the main motorway network.
Littleover is also well positioned for employment opportunities at Rolls-Royce, Toyota, Derby University and the Royal Derby Hospital.
Entrance through double opening PVCu double glazed doors with leaded glass with feature arched PVCu double glazed window above and side panelled windows with leaded effect into:
Having a tiled effect floor and a beautiful traditional panelled doorway with obscure glazed inset glass with obscure glazed leaded windows to either side into the reception hallway.
Reception Hallway 16'1" max x 13'8"
Fitted with an engineered oak floor, fireplace with a Montrose cast iron multi-fuel burning stove, central heating radiator with decorative cover over, PVCu obscure glazed window with leaded effect to the side elevation and glass panelled door giving access to a cloakroom area.
With engineered oak floor, PVCu obscure glazed window to the rear elevation, built-in coat hooks and a panelled door giving access to a contemporary downstairs WC.
Fitted with a two-piece white suite comprising a concealed cistern low level WC with push button flush, ceramic wash hand basin built into a dark wood grain finish vanity unit with double opening doors, matt finish ladder style heated towel rail, ceramic tiled splash-backs, ceramic tiled floor and a PVCu obscure double glazed leaded window to the front elevation.
Sitting Room 17'8" into bay x 13' into recess
Fitted with a feature Adams style fireplace with granite hearth and back plate with an electric coal effect fire, coving to ceiling, central heating radiator, TV point, PVCu double glazed bay window with leaded glazed windows to the front elevation and a feature traditional circular window with stained glass and leaded effect to the side elevation.
Lounge 26'3" x 14'11" into bay reducing to 12'5"
Fitted with a fireplace with feature surround, tiled hearth and backplate housing an inset coal effect Living Flame gas fire, two central heating radiators, TV point, telephone point, PVCu double glazed bay window to the side elevation with bespoke plantation shutters, further PVCu double glazed window to the side elevation again with bespoke plantation shutters and PVCu double glazed French doors opening out onto the rear patio area. Folding glass panelled doors giving access to the dining area (part of the open plan dining kitchen).
Open Plan Dining Kitchen 27'2" x 19'10"
Kitchen Area 19'10" x 16'3"
Fitted with a range of beech fronted base and drawer units with pewter handles, roll edge laminate granite effect work surface over, ceramic tiled splash-backs, stainless steel one and a half bowl sink drainer unit with chrome swan neck style mixer tap, integrated stainless steel Creda double oven and grill, Smeg five ring gas hob with Elica stainless steel extractor unit over and integrated Hotpoint dishwasher. Central dining island and breakfast bar area again with base and drawer units with roll edge granite effect work surface over, further built-in base cupboards with display cabinets and drawer units over with roll edge granite effect work surface and ceramic tiled splash-backs, ceramic tiled floor, recessed LED down-lighters, central heating radiator, PVCu double glazed door giving access to the rear garden and PVCu double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Serving hatch into the secondary kitchen, open plan access through to the dining area and door access to the family room and pantry.
With glass panelled door and steps leading down to a useful storage area with power and light, built-in shelving, ceramic tiled shelf and wall mounted electric fuse box.
Dining Area 11' x 10'
Having a central heating radiator, ceramic tiled floor and PVCu double glazed French doors opening out onto the rear garden.
Spacious Family Room 30'1" max x 19'4" max
Fitted with Amtico flooring, coal effect gas burning stove standing on a granite tiled hearth with granite tiled splash-backs with feature lighting, TV point, recessed LED down-lighters, two PVCu double glazed leaded windows to the front elevation and glass panelled door giving access to a second kitchen.
Second Kitchen 10'9" x 6'3"
Fitted with a range of white high gloss fronted panelled wall, base and drawer units with roll edge laminated work surface over, ceramic tiled splash-backs, Hotpoint integrated electric oven, gas four ring hob with stainless steel extractor unit over, stainless steel sink drainer unit with chrome monobloc mixer tap and low level appliance space with space for dryer and plumbing for automatic washing machine. Amtico flooring, central heating radiator, recessed LED down-lighters and a PVCu obscure glazed window overlooking the rear garden.
Split Level Landing
The main landing has a central heating radiator with decorative cover over, loft access and doors giving access to the master bedroom, bedroom two, bedroom three, bedroom four, bedroom five and two shower rooms.
Master Bedroom 17'11" into bay x 13' into wardrobe depth
Fitted with a range of wardrobes and cupboards, built-in dressing area with wall mounted mirror, central heating radiator, coving to ceiling, PVCu double glazed bay window with leaded windows to the front elevation and door giving access to a spacious en-suite bathroom.
En-Suite Bathroom 13'11" x 8'8"
Fitted with a white four-piece suite comprising a corner jacuzzi bath with mixer tap, concealed cistern low level WC, ceramic wash hand basin with chrome monobloc mixer tap built-into a white high gloss vanity unit and double width shower enclosure with sliding glazed door. Wall mounted cupboards, wall mounted mirror, monochrome ladder style heated towel rail, recessed halogen down-lighters, porcelain tiled floor, PVCu obscure glazed window to the front elevation with leaded effect and double doors giving access to a dressing room/walk-in wardrobe area.
Dressing Room/Walk-in Wardrobe 7'9" into wardrobes x 7'6" into wardrobes
Fitted with tall built-in wardrobes, cupboards and dressing table with drawer units, tiled floor and PVCu double glazed leaded window to the front elevation.
Bedroom Two 12'5" x 9'11"
Having a central heating radiator and a PVCu double glazed window to the front elevation.
Walk-in Wardrobe Area 10' x 4'9" into wardrobe depth
Fitted with a range of floor to ceiling maple effect built-in wardrobes and cupboards, PVCu double glazed window to the side elevation and recessed halogen down-lighters.
Bedroom Three 14'3" x 12'5"
Fitted with built-in wardrobes, dressing table, drawer units, central heating radiator and a PVCu double glazed window to the side elevation.
Bedroom Four 12'9" x 11'
Fitted with central heating radiator and PVCu double glazed windows to the side and rear elevations.
Bedroom Five 10'1" x 10' max
Fitted with built-in office furniture comprising, shelving, cupboards and drawer units with a maple effect roll edge laminated work surface desk area, engineered oak floor, central heating radiator and PVCu double glazed window to the rear elevation.
Contemporary Shower Room 8'8" x 6'8"
Fitted with a double width shower enclosure with sliding glazed door and wall mounted chrome mains fed shower unit with shower attachment and built-in chrome shelving, porcelain tiled splash-back areas and porcelain tiled floor, concealed cistern low level WC, ceramic wash hand basin with chrome monobloc mixer tap built into a vanity unit with maple effect cupboards and drawer units with roll edge laminated granite effect top, wall mounted LED back-lit mirror, recessed LED down-lighters and a PVCu obscure double glazed window to the side elevation.
Contemporary Wet Room 6'11" x 6'7"
Fitted with a contemporary suite comprising a wall mounted wash hand basin with chrome monobloc mixer tap with a white high gloss double drawer unit below, low level WC with chrome push button flush and a walk -in shower area with a ceramic tiled wet room floor with drainage, wall mounted mains fed shower unit with shower attachment and rain shower head above. Monochrome ladder style heated towel rail, grey wood grain effect ceramic tiled floor with under-floor heating, recessed halogen down-lighters, extractor fan and a PVCu obscure glazed window to the side elevation.
The secondary landing has a PVCu double glazed window to the rear elevation and gives access to bedroom six and a separate WC.
Bedroom Six 13'5" x 10'4" max
Having a central heating radiator and a PVCu double glazed window to the rear elevation.
Separate WC 10'4" x 9'3"
Fitted with a wall mounted ceramic wash hand basin with chrome monobloc mixer tap and white high gloss vanity drawer below, low level WC with push button flush, monochrome ladder style heated towel rail, feature mosaic tiled wall with wall mounted mirror, extractor fan and a black granite tiled floor.
Frontage and Driveway
The property stands nicely set back from the road with a beautiful brick wall with decorative wrought iron railings and double opening electric remote control timber gates with decorative metal insets and with intercom entry system. This leads to an extensive pressed concrete effect driveway with outside security lighting to the front.
A true feature of this property is the extensive private and mature rear garden, being one of the larger garden plots within this area. To the rear of the property is a beautiful stone paved patio area providing a delightful seating area with stone pillars and balcony area with impressive views over the extensive mature rear garden and offers an excellent degree of privacy. Steps lead down to a generous wide paved pathway, there are two extensive lawned areas with feature box hedging and the garden has well stocked planting borders planted with an array of mature trees, plants and shrubs. Three outside security lights to the rear. The bottom lawn has a timber framed summer house with double opening doors and six side windows and has power and light. There is laurel hedging at the bottom of the garden offering good privacy and the garden is enclosed by a fence panelled boundary. To the right hand side of the property is a useful paved storage area with timber gated access leading to the front.