A 5 bedroom detached house in Grindleford, Derbyshire with garaging, lovely gardens and wonderful views over the surrounding countryside.
A very well presented freehold family house with extensive parking set in a quiet, private location with wonderful views over the valley. The house is approached up a private driveway leading to off road parking for a good number of cars and two double garages. A stone flagged terrace to the front of the house leads to the front door and into:
Ground floor: A spacious hallway with stone fireplace and large under-stair storage cupboard. To the right is a good sized dining room with stone fireplace, large wine cupboard, door to the rear and off which is a useful study with stable door opening to the front garden. To the left of the hall is the kitchen/breakfast room which is fitted with an extensive range of burr walnut and cherry wall and base units with granite work tops incorporating twin stainless steel sinks and a range of appliances including dishwasher, microwave oven and twin ceramic hob. A large central island offers a good breakfast area and has an electric oven built into it. There is a two oven gas fired AGA. Off the kitchen to the rear is a utility room, plumbed for washer and dryer, which has further fitted cupboards, to one end is a guest cloakroom and a door to the rear lobby and back door. To the front of the house off the kitchen is a good sized, triple aspect garden room. The drawing room is dual aspect and has a large square bay window overlooking the garden, there is a stone fireplace with working grate; this room then leads into a large den/sitting room with high ceilings, exposed beams, double door to the rear patio and windows overlooking the side and front gardens.
First floor: There is a principal guest bedroom situated to the front of the house with good fitted cupboards, a door to the rear patio and a lovely en suite bathroom with tiled floor bath, W.C., double tray shower cubicle and wash hand basin set in a granite topped vanity unit. Adjacent is a small double bedroom with built-in hand basin, there is a third double bedroom to the front with good built-in cupboards and a further hand basin. An inner landing has an airing cupboard and a fully tiled family bathroom with suite comprising bath, shower cubicle, hand basin and W.C. A door then opens into the master bedroom suite with a dressing room/bedroom five, a bathroom with bath, W.C. and twin hand basin’s and then finally a large, dual aspect double bedroom with a pair of French doors opening on to the rear terrace.
Outside: The lower double garage block has a garage with a tiled floor and electric up and over doors with above it a large, multipurpose room with oak floor ideal as either a gym or guest accommodation having, as it does, a large en suite shower room with shower, W.C. and hand basin. Adjacent to this building is a gardeners W.C. The upper double garage block has a first floor office/store room with adjacent stone-built dog kennel.
The gardens: To the front of the house is a stone flagged terrace with steps down to a large area of lawn. To the rear of the house on one side is a further lawned area and to the other side is a large paved terrace with ornamental pond. There are an array of mature shrubs, plants, trees and flowering annuals throughout the garden.
Entrance hall; drawing room; dining room; sitting room/den; kitchen/breakfast room; garden room; utility room; master bedroom with en suite bathroom and bedroom five/dressing room; guest bedroom and en suite bathroom; two further double bedrooms; family bathroom; cloakroom; guest suite/gym with en suite shower room above garage 1; office/store above garage 2.
Extensive off road parking; two double garages; landscaped gardens; terrace; heated stone dog kennel; private drive.
EPC rating - E
The house is in a quiet position on the edge of and at the top of the village. There is good access by both road and train from the village to Sheffield and Manchester. It is also well located within the Peak District National Park and thus has access to excellent outdoor pursuits including riding, walking, climbing and cycling to name but a few. The cultural wonders of Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and the spa town of Buxton as well as many others are all within easy reach.