01629 760 899
 enquiries@sallybotham.co.uk
27 Bank Road, Matlock, DE4 3NF
London Office - 121 Park Lane, W1
 0207 318 7087

£725,000

Main Road, Higham, ALFRETON, Derbyshire, DE55 6EH
6 Bedroomed Detached Bungalow

Key features:

  • IMMACULATELY PRESENTED, DETACHED, STONE BUILT BUNGALOW
  • 2 BEDROOM ANNEXE WITH LOUNGE & BATHROOM
  • STUNNING 180º PANORAMIC VIEWS
  • Good Size Fitted Breakfast Kitchen
  • Spacious Sitting Room
  • FOUR BEDROOMS with Master En-Suite
  • Dining Room & Conservatory
  • Delightful Gardens Surrounding the Property
  • Open Garaging & Ample Parking
  • Village Location

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A delightfully spacious and immaculately presented, detached, stone built bungalow, together with a self contained annexe, set in a good size level plot of approximately 0.4 of an acre, with exceptionally fine far reaching views over open countryside.  The property is located at the centre of the popular village of Higham with good access to nearby local amenities and excellent transport links.  The accommodation offers four bedrooms, master en-suite, family bathroom, spacious sitting room, dining room and good size fitted kitchen with conservatory off.  There is open carport garaging for two vehicles and the annexe offers two bedrooms, family bathroom, spacious lounge and kitchen.  There are delightful gardens surrounding the property and ample off road parking.  Higham is an historic village with a wealth of character period properties, situated within easy reach of the towns of Alfreton (2.6 miles), Clay Cross (4 miles) and Chesterfield (12 miles) where there are excellent amenities.  Close to delightful open countryside with many fine walks with Shirland Golf Course nearby.  The cities of Nottingham, Sheffield and Derby are within commuting distance and junction 28 of the M1 is within easy reach (6.5 miles).  There is a main line railway station at Chesterfield and Alfreton.


Entering the property via a polished oak door with floor length side light windows.  The door is protected by an open porch and leads to:

RECEPTION HALLWAY 12'2 x 6'9 (3.71m x 2.05m)
Having a central heating radiator, fitted matwell and low energy LED downlights.  An arched opening leads to an INNER LOBBY where a polished panelled door opens to a cloak cupboard, with hanging rail and fitted shelf, and pair of louvre doors open to a STORE ROOM 7'7 x 3'3 (2.31m x 0.99m) having fitted shelving and coat hanging space. From the hallway a door opens to:

CLOAK ROOM 10'1 x 3'2 (3.07m x 0.97m)
Being fully tiled with a ceramic tiled floor and having a side aspect window.  Suite with close coupled dual flush W.C. and contemporary wall hung wash hand basin.  There is a ladder style towel radiator.  The room is illuminated by low energy downlights. 
 
From the hallway a pair of glazed doors lead to: 

DINING ROOM 16'8 x 11'9 (5.08m 3.58m)
Having side aspect double glazed windows enjoying superb views over the garden to the open countryside beyond.  The room has a central heating radiator, elegant coving to the ceiling and an illuminated arched display niche.  A broad arched opening, with exposed stone surround, leads to: 

SITTING ROOM 16'11 x 15'5 (5.15m x 4.7m)
Having rear aspect sliding patio doors opening to the garden and enjoying superb far reaching views over the surrounding open countryside taking in Ogston and Crich Stand.  There are further side aspect windows flooding the room with natural light.  The room has a feature fireplace in natural stone with a fire opening housing a living flame gas stove.  The room has architectural feature pelmet lighting, television aerial point with satellite facility and telephone point.  There is an illuminated arched display niche. 

From the dining room a hardwood glazed door with bevelled glass panels opens to: 

BREAKFAST KITCHEN 20'5 x 15'4 (6.22m x 4.67m)
Having rear aspect double glazed windows and patio doors opening to the conservatory.  The room has natural Indian slate flooring and a good range of kitchen units in a light oak finish with cupboards and drawers set beneath a Corian work surface.  There are wall mounted storage cupboards with under cabinet lighting and a range of pull-out larder units. To the centre of the room is an island unit with storage drawers and cupboards beneath.  Set within the work surface is a 1½ bowl sink with mixer tap.  Fitted within the kitchen is a Cannon Cordon Bleu Classique range style cooker with 4-gas burners, griddle, double oven and grill, over which is an extractor canopy which is vented to the outside.  There is an integral 12-place setting dishwasher and fitted within the kitchen are larder style fridge and freezer.  The room is illuminated by downlights and there is a telephone point, television aerial point and a kick space heater. There is ample space for a breakfast table. An entrance door opens onto the front of the property and a bifold door opens to: 

UTILITY ROOM 6'2 x 4'11 (1.88m x 1.50m)
With a rear aspect double glazed window, wall mounted storage cupboard and work surface beneath which is space and connection for an automatic washing machine and space for further white goods.  Sited within the room are twin Potterton boilers which provides hot water and central heating to the property.  The room has a central heating radiator.

CONSERVATORY 15'8 x 12'7 (4.77m x 3.83m)
Being constructed in UPVC with double glazed panels set beneath a double glazed roof.  There are natural Indian slate tiles to the floor and a pair of doors opening onto the terrace and gardens to the rear of the property.  From the conservatory there are commanding views over the surrounding open countryside.  The room has a central heating radiator. 

From the reception hallway a panelled door opens to:

MASTER BEDROOM 15'4 x 14'5 (4.67m x 4.39m)
A delightfully spacious room with dual aspect windows overlooking the gardens and taking advantage of the delightful views.  The room has central heating radiators, over-bed reading lights and an arch opening leading to a DRESSING AREA 5'5 x 5'2 (1.65m x 1.57m) with fitted wardrobes providing hanging rails and storage shelving.  A panelled door leads to:  

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 9'1 x 5'6 (2.77m x 1.67m)
A fully tiled room with ceramic tiled floor with electric under floor heating.  There is a side aspect window with obscured glass and suite with glass shower cubicle with mixer shower having over-head and hand held shower sprays and body jets.  There is a quadrant wash hand basin with storage cupboard beneath and dual flush close coupled W.C.  The room has a ladder style towel radiator, an extractor fan and shaver point. 

From the breakfast kitchen a pair of glazed doors open to:

INNER HALLWAY 11' x 3'3 & 15'5 x 3'2 (3.35m x 0.99m & 4.62m x 0.97m)
An L shaped hallway with front aspect windows overlooking the gardens and driveway, central heating radiator and panelled doors opening to: 

BEDROOM TWO 13'3 x 12'8 (4.04m x 4.16m)
With rear aspect double glazed windows enjoying superb views over the gardens and surrounding open countryside.  The room has a central heating radiator and a good range of built-in wardrobes with mirror fronts providing hanging space and storage shelving.  The room is illuminated by low energy downlights and there is a kick space heater. 

BEDROOM THREE 11'11 x 10'11 (3.63m x 3.32m)
Having front aspect double glazed windows overlooking the gardens and driveway.  The room has a central heating radiators and low energy downlights. 

BEDROOM FOUR 11'7 x 7'3 (3.53m x 2.21m)
With a rear aspect window enjoying views over the garden and the open countryside beyond.  The room has a central heating radiator and is currently fitted with a good range of library shelves and fitted storage cupboards.  The library shelving will be removed if not required. 

FAMILY BATHROOM 11'9 x 6'10 (3.58m x 2.08m
A fully tiled room with a ceramic tiled floor with electric under floor heating.  There is a side aspect window with obscured glass and suite with inset bath with mixer shower over and concertina shower screen, contemporary semi countertop wash hand basin with storage cupboards beneath and large fitted mirror over.  There is a dual flush close coupled W.C.  The room has low energy downlights, a ladder style towel radiator, extractor fan and shaver point.  An access hatch opens to the loft space. 

ANNEXE

Entering the property via a double glazed entrance door with obscured glass which opens to: 

RECEPTION HALLWAY 14' x 4'2 (4.27m x 1.27m)
Having ceramic tiles to the floor, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and panelled doors opening to: 

LIVING ROOM 14'11 x 12'6 (4.55m x 3.81m)
With dual aspect windows overlooking the gardens and driveway, central heating radiators and television aerial point.  The room is illuminated by low energy downlights and there is a telephone point.   

KITCHEN 10'11 x 5'4 (3.32m x 1.63m)
Having a side aspect double glazed window, ceramic tiles to the floor and a good range of kitchen units with cupboards and drawers set beneath a roll edged work surface with a tiled splashback.  There are wall mounted storage cupboards.  Set within the work surface is a sink unit with mixer tap.  Fitted within the kitchen is a Tricity compact electric cooker with a 4-ring hob, oven and grill over which is a cooker hood.  Beneath the work surface there is space and connection for an automatic washing machine and fitted within the kitchen is a fridge freezer.  An access hatch opens to a boarded loft space with a light and a retractable ladder.  Sited within the loft is the combination gas fired boiler which provides hot water and central heating to the annexe.

BEDROOM ONE 12' x 14' (3.66m x 4.27m)
With a side aspect double glazed windows, low energy downlights and central heating radiator. 

BEDROOM TWO 12'5 x 9'6 (3.78m x 2.9m)
Having a feature exposed stonewall, rear aspect floor length window and sliding patio doors opening onto the front of the property.  The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and a telephone point with a separate line. 

BATHROOM 7'5 x 5'9 (2.26m x 1.75m)
A fully tiled room with a ceramic tiled floor having a side aspect double glazed window with obscured glass.  Suite with panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled W.C.  There is a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve, low energy downlights and a shaver point.  Over the bath is a mixer shower. 

OUTSIDE
The property is approached via electrically operated gates which open to a block paved driveway which provides ample off road parking for several vehicles and gives access to:

CARPORT
An open double carport which links the main accommodation to the annexe.

Lying to the front of the property is a good size garden with a level sculptured lawn interspersed by ornamental trees.  There are borders with mature ornamental shrubs and flowering plants.  To either side and rear of the property are delightful gardens with large level lawns and sculptured borders well stocked with a good variety of flowering plants and ornamental shrugs designed to give colour and interest throughout the rear.  Immediately to the rear of the property is a flagged terrace taking advantage of the stunning far reaching views over the open countryside and wooded hills with a 180º panorama taking in Crich Stand, Ogston Reservoir, Wessington and Woolley Moor.  The property has outside lighting on PIR sensors. 

PARKING
Carport, driveway and ample off road parking.

SERVICES AND GENERAL INFORMATION
All mains services are connected to the property. There is a security system connected to the property; the details of which will be given to the purchaser. 

COUNCIL TAX BAND (Correct at time of publication) ‘F’

Total Floor Area 2291.67ft2 (212.90m²)

DIRECTIONS
Leaving Alfreton along the A61 towards Chesterfield passing through Shirland village, Where the A61 bends sharply to the right take the left turn signposted Belper along the B6013, the property can be found on the right hand side set back from road along a shared private drive.

Disclaimer
All measurements in these details are approximate.  None of the fixed appliances or services have been tested and no warranty can be given to their condition. The deeds have not been inspected by the writers of these details. These particulars are produced in good faith with the approval of the vendor but they should not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact and they do not constitute any part of an offer or contract.
Please read these draft details carefully ensuring they are factually correct as they may be used by your solicitor/conveyancer as part of the sales contract. 

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