We are delighted to offer For Sale, this spacious and well presented three bedroom detached family home, located in this sought after village of Ambergate and occupying an elevated position, having quite stunning views down towards the Cromford Canal and across the surrounding countryside. This home, situated up a private road, benefits from gas central heating and uPVC double glazing throughout. The accommodation comprises; entrance hallway, kitchen, dining room and sitting room. On the first floor there are three bedrooms, a family bathroom and separate WC. Outside there is a block paved driveway providing parking for two cars and a single garage with rear utility area. To the rear of the property there is a patio and a quite stunning garden backing onto open countryside. Viewing Highly Recommended. Virtual Tour Available.
This home enjoys an elevated position having quite stunning views over the surrounding countryside. The property is accessed via a private road which leads to a small hamlet of homes in this popular village of Ambergate, in the Derwent Valley, a World Heritage site. This home enjoys open countryside views from the front and rear aspects. A short distance from the front door are two sites of outstanding scientific interest; The Cromford Canal which is home to protected rare species of wildlife, and Crich Chase - ideal for walkers. Shining Cliff Woods are only a short distance away, across the valley. Rail and bus links are close by. The town of Belper (Voted Best English High Street in 2020) (approximately) 3 miles. Duffield and Derby 7 and 11 miles respectively, Ripley and A38 4 miles and M1 11 miles. Cromford and Matlock Bath 6-8 miles (approximately).
The property has front and rear entrance points. From the rear, the arched open porch leads to the part glazed uPVC front door with glazed side panels, opening into the
A bright and airy reception hallway with side access door to the garage and having the staircase which leads off to the first floor. A wide arch leads through to the
With a quarry tiled floor and an extensive range of wall, base and drawer units. There are uPVC double glazed windows to front and side aspects and there is an inset 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap over. Integrated appliances include an electric oven, gas hob and extractor hood unit over. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine/dishwasher. A part glazed door leads out to the front driveway. An internal door leads through to the
A good sized reception room with uPVC double glazed windows to front and side aspects providing a good level of natural light. There is a brick-built, open fireplace (not in use), decorative coving and an original, full height, built-in storage cupboard to the chimney recess with shelving. Double doors lead into the
Another bright and airy room thanks to the large, bay fronted uPVC double glazed window to the front aspect overlooking the rear garden and providing quite stunning views down to the Cromford Canal and countryside beyond. TV point and a multi-fuel stove set on a quarry tiled hearth with an ornate wooden surround. Matching wall lights.
From the entrance hallway the staircase leads up to the first floor landing where we find access to the loft which has been part boarded for storage. This is also the location for the combination boiler which provides the hot water and gas central heating for the home. Matching panelled doors lead off to the bedrooms, separate WC and family bathroom.
A light and airy room with a large uPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect, overlooking the garden and providing stunning views of the Cromford Canal and surrounding countryside.
Another double bedroom with uPVC double glazed window to the front aspect having open views across the surrounding hills and countryside.
A reasonable sized third bedroom with uPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect having those aforementioned views.
Part tiled and having a low flush WC and an obscure glass uPVC double glazed window to the side aspect.
Part tiled and having a vinyl floor covering with a two piece coloured suite comprising of a panelled bath with thermostatic shower fitting over and a vanity wash basin with storage cupboard beneath. There is an obscure glass uPVC double glazed window to the front aspect and a chrome heated towel rail.
To the front of the property there is a block paved driveway providing parking for two cars, enclosed by a low level brick wall with a corner planted with ornamental shrubs and plants. The pathway leads down the side of the house and around to the rear where there is a patio and seating area which is ideal for warm weather dining or just a place to enjoy those stunning views. There is a timber shed, wood store and a useful under croft storage area. Steps lead down to the garden which is laid mainly to lawn with well stocked, shaped borders having a wealth of mature trees and plants. The garden is fully enclosed by mature hedgerow with a dry stone wall which backs onto the field adjacent to The Cromford Canal. At the bottom of the garden there is a circular paved patio area with pergola, another great place to sit and enjoy the views and wildlife.
With an up and over door and having power and light, this is a good sized garage with a window to the rear aspect. There is a utility area which has space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble drier. A side access door leads into the main home's entrance hallway.
Leave Belper along the A6 north towards Matlock and proceed through the village of Ambergate. Shortly after passing The Hurt Arms public house on your left hand side, take the next right hand turn onto Chase Road. Proceed up the private road where number 7 can be found on the right hand side. In the first instance, as there is no turning space on Chase Road, we suggest that you park at the bottom of Chase Road by the bridge and take the short walk up, enjoying the lovely surroundings as you go!
We are informed by Amber Valley Borough Council that this home falls within Council Tax Band D which is currently £1992 per annum.