Grant's of Derbyshire are delighted to offer For Sale this two bedroomed property located within a short walk of the centre of Wirksworth. It is part of a row of historic cottages frequently photographed by visitors to the town and the views from garden are stunning. With lots of character, the accommodation on offer briefly comprises living room with log burning stove, fitted kitchen, two bedrooms and a bathroom. To the rear is a courtyard garden with an outbuilding housing the central heating boiler and steps leading up to a raised patio area which enjoys rooftop views over Wirksworth. Viewing Highly Recommended. No Upward Chain.
This property is part of a row of historic cottages within a short stroll of all the facilities that Wirksworth has to offer, including schools, shops, cafes and restaurants, pubs, medical facilities, library and a boutique cinema. Set in the Derbyshire Dales with its lovely country walks and cycle rides, with the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site and Peak District National Park just a short drive away. Other local sites of interest include the market towns of Ashbourne and Bakewell and stately homes such as Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Kedleston Hall. Carsington Water, also just a short drive away, is water sports heaven. Wirksworth has many events and festivals throughout the year, including the famous Arts Festival, and if you want to get away from the crowds just walk up the hill to Stoney Wood and the StarDisc, a 21st century stone circle.
Access to the property is gained via the part glazed, hardwood front door which opens straight into the
With a blue and terracotta quarry tiled flooring, the focal point of the room is the fireplace with raised hearth which houses the log burning stove. In the recess to the right of the chimney breast is a built-in storage cupboard and there is a window to the front elevation. Through an opening is the
Having tiled flooring, this kitchen is fitted with a range of matching wall and base units with roll top work surfaces and tiled splashbacks. There is an inset ceramic one and a half bowl sink and integrated appliances include the electric oven with four ring gas hob over and there is space and plumbing for a washing machine or dishwasher. There is ample space for a dining table and chairs and windows to both the rear and the side aspects. A timber door with glazed panel opens to the rear courtyard and a second door opens to the staircase which leads up to the
From the landing area are doors opening to the two bedrooms and the bathroom.
A lovely light and airy double bedroom with exposed ceiling timbers and original cruck frame. The window to the front elevation provides views across the rooftops of Wirksworth.
The second bedroom is to the rear of the property and has windows to both the front and the rear enjoying excellent views. There is also the benefit of fitted shelves to one wall.
With wood effect flooring, this tiled bathroom is fitted with a three piece suite comprising low flush WC, wall mounted wash hand basin and an oval ended bath with shower over. There is a heated towel rail, extractor fan and a Velux window to the side aspect.
Immediately to the rear of the property is a pleasant courtyard garden with steps that lead up and around to a raised patio area providing a delightful spot to sit and enjoy the fantastic outlook over the town towards the countryside beyond.
A most useful building which has space and plumbing for a washing machine and also houses the combination boiler which provides the hot water and central heating for the home.
We are informed by Derbyshire Dales District Council that this home falls within Council Tax Band A which is currently £1416 per annum.
From our office in Wirksworth Market Place proceed left along the parade of shops bearing round to the left onto Dale End. Continue straight on (past the turning on the left for The Dale) and continue up the hill where number 31 can be found on the right hand side, easily identified by our sale board. We advise you to park in the town centre and to walk up when viewing this property.