Ecclesbourne school catchment area - A fine single storey individual architect designed and spacious property occupying a most delightful elevated and private position, enjoying superb south westerly views of rolling Derbyshire countryside. Set behind a mature hedge row and traditional five bar gate, the property benefits from a large block paved driveway for 4/5 cars and enjoys a high degree of privacy with gardens wrapping around the property and abutting open fields.
Accessed via a large entrance porch / study, the spacious property incorporates a long hallway, lounge with impressive feature fireplace and superb refitted living kitchen both having matching Schuco bifold doors opening out onto the recently landscaped gardens. Continuing through, the property has three double bedrooms, family bathroom and master ensuite plus internal access to the double garage incorporating a utility area.
Note, the property has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment programme by the current vendors to a high standard throughout and also benefits from planning permission to convert into a 5 bedroom two storey property.
Benefits from planning permission - Planning permission has been passed for a two storey extension. Amber Valley reference no ava/2017/0992. The property would then become a substantial five bedroom, four en-suite, two storey detached house.
Shottlegate is a small hamlet with a noted village inn and is convenient for local villages including Turnditch, Idridgehay and Duffield plus towns providing an excellent range of amenities including Belper, Wirksworth and Ashbourne, the latter known as the Gateway to Dovedale and the famous Peak District National Park. The property itself is situated in catchment for the excellent Turnditch and Duffield Meadows primary schools, and additionally the noted Ecclesbourne secondary school. Local activities include Carsington Water with its fishing and sailing. Allport Heights is close by, a very well known horizon.
With wood flooring, radiator, coving to ceiling, two sealed unit double glazed windows with aspect to side, panelled entrance door with inset window with matching side sealed unit double glazed windows and French glazed doors opening into entrance hall.
With coving to ceiling, fitted wall lights, spotlights to ceiling, smoke alarm, two radiators, sealed unit double glazed window and burglar alarm control panel.
With magnificent Derbyshire stone fireplace incorporating log burning stove and raised stone hearth, coving to ceiling, fitted wall lights, two radiators, sealed unit double glazed window with aspect over front garden, double glazed Schuco aluminium bi-folding doors with internal fitted blinds opening onto Indian stone paved patio and private rear garden, delightful open views across the Derwent valley and beyond and internal solid wood door.
With tumbled limestone-effect porcelain tiled flooring (under-floor heating), radiator, spotlights to ceiling, open space leading into fitted kitchen area, double glazed Schuco aluminium bi fold doors with internal fitted blinds opening onto Indian stone paved patio and delightful rear garden, open views across the Derwent valley and beyond and internal solid wood door.
A beautifully fitted kitchen with 1½ bowl inset sink unit with mixer tap, base units with drawer and cupboard fronts, wall and base fitted units with matching granite worktops, stainless steel professional deluxe Rangemaster cooker (included in the sale at a successful sale price) with matching stainless steel Rangemaster extractor hood over, wall mounted china display cabinet with glass shelving, built-in wine rack, Neff built-in microwave, built-in Neff dishwasher, built-in stainless steel cda wine cooler, built-in aeg fridge/freezer, tumbled limestone effect porcelain tiles (under-floor heating), continuation of the matching granite worktops forming a breakfast bar area, open space leading back into the dining/family area, spotlights to ceiling, delightful views across the Derwent valley and beyond, PVCu double glazed window to rear, concealed worktop lights and internal solid wood door.
With featured wall papered wall, radiator, access to roof space, integral door giving access to double garage and built-in double airing cupboard with shelving, hot water cylinder and solid wood doors.
With fitted wardrobes, two radiators, two PVCu double glazed windows, delightful views over the Derwent valley and countryside and internal solid wood door.
In white with walk-in double shower cubicle with chrome fittings including shower, fitted wash basin with chrome fittings, low level WC, attractive fully tiled walls, matching tiled flooring, heated chrome towel rail/radiator, spotlights to ceiling, extractor fan, shaver point, PVCu double glazed obscure window and internal wood door.
With fitted wardrobes, radiator, sealed unit double glazed window and internal solid wood door.
With radiator, coving to ceiling, PVCu double glazed window with delightful views over the Derwent valley and countryside and internal solid wood door.
In white with bath with chrome fittings with chrome shower over, fitted wash basin with chrome fittings with fitted storage cupboard beneath, low level WC, attractive fully tiled walls with matching tiled flooring, shaver point, extractor fan, spotlights to ceiling, heated chrome towel rail/radiator, sealed unit double glazed obscure window and internal solid wood door.
Having feature entrance and security lighting, the garden is laid to lawn with flower beds, shrubs and conifers providing a screen for privacy and log store.
Being of a major asset and sale to this particular property is its private rear garden backing onto open fields and enjoying delightful views across the Derwent valley and beyond. It also enjoys a warm south to south westerly aspect. The garden is laid to lawn with mature fruit trees and a featured raised Indian stone paved patio perfect for outside living, alfresco dining and entertaining. Summer house and timber shed included in the sale. There is access all around the property.
Accessed through ranch style gate with twin brick pillars is a block paved driveway and provides car standing spaces for approximately 4/5 cars and leads to a double garage. (There is further potential to enlarge the driveway if desired by using the front garden).
With power, lighting, wall mounted central heating boiler, integral door giving access to the property, electric up and over front door. A utility area within the double garage with plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer etc.
Planning permission has been passed for a two storey extension. Amber valley reference no ava/2017/0992. The property would then become a five bedroom, four en-suite, two storey detached house. For further details please contact Amber Valley. Planning application was passed in October 2017 for three years.
All mains services are connected to the property, gas, electric and mains drainage.
From our Duffield office proceed along Town Street turning left onto King Street which becomes Hazelwood Road. Continue along Hazelwood Road for approximately two miles to the t-junction with Shottle Gate. At the T junction turn left, then immediately sharp right into Lambhouse Lane and High View will be located on the left hand side clearly marked by our distinctive For Sale sign.