Birchenlee, Lees Road, stanton-in-peak, DE4 2LS
An exceptionally spacious detached bungalow, ideally located in the popular village of Stanton-in-Peak, occupying an elevated position with superb far-reaching views over the village and surrounding open countryside. Standing in delightful mature gardens with accommodation offering four bedrooms, master en suite, family bathroom, study, spacious sitting room with log burning stove and large dining kitchen with bifold doors opening to a raised decked terrace taking in advantage of the superb views.There is a driveway providing off-road parking and a stone-built workshop.The property has recently been upgraded with new double glazed windows throughout and a recently installed family bathroom.
Stanton-in-Peak is a picturesque village nestling on a hillside in the heart of the Peak District National Park, with unrivalled views over superb Derbyshire countryside. Situated between the towns of Bakewell and Matlock the village offers a peaceful haven with a good local primary School, fine Church and a pub. The village is within catchment of the highly regarded Lady Manners School and Stanton in Peak Primary School. The village is within commuting distance of the cities of Sheffield, Nottingham and Derby.
Entering the property via a pair of glazed entrance doors, which open to:
Entrance porch 4'11" X 3'3" (1.50m x 0.99m)
Having quarry tiles to the floor, coat hanging space and a glazed entrance door with sidelight panel opening to:
Hallway 14'9" X 4'0" & 10'3" X 5'11" (4.50m x 1.22m & 3.12m x 1.80m)
An l-shaped hallway having natural slate tiles to the floor with underfloor heating, a telephone point, low energy downlights, and an access hatch with a retractable ladder opening to a partially boarded loft space. From the hallway, oak panelled doors open to:
Cloakroom 5'1" X 2'8" (1.55m x 0.81m)
With a side aspect window with obscured glass and suite with concealed cistern dual flush WC and contemporary wall-hung wash hand basin with storage cupboard beneath.
Sitting room 18'1" X 15'6" (5.51m x 4.72m)
A delightfully spacious room with dual aspect double glazed picture windows enjoying the superb views over the gardens and the village to the open countryside that surrounds the area. The room has polished light oak flooring and a feature fire opening with a rustic brick insert and raised hearth, housing a Morso multifuel stove.There is coving to the ceiling, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and television aerial point.A pair of oak panelled doors lead to:
Dining kitchen 26'2 X 15'5" (7.98m x 4.70m) maximum measurements
Having side aspect uPVC double glazed picture windows overlooking the gardens and double glazed bifold doors opening to a raised decked terrace taking advantage of the superb far-reaching views afforded by the property. There is a further half-glazed entrance door opening onto the rear of the property.The room has natural slate flooring with underfloor heating.The kitchen area of the room is fitted with a good range of shaker-style units in a light oak finish with cupboards and drawers set beneath a worksurface with a matching upstand and tiled splashback.There is a central island unit with storage drawers beneath.Set within the worksurface is a one-and-a-half bowl sink with mixer tap and a 5-burner neff gas hob, over which is an extractor canopy that is vented to the outside.Fitted within the kitchen is an eye-level Siemens microwave and fan-assisted electric oven.A door opening leads to a pantry cupboard with fitted shelving.Within the kitchen there is space for a fridge freezer, there is an integral 12-place setting dishwasher and an under-worksurface pull-out larder unit.The kitchen area of the room is illuminated by low energy downlight spot the dining area, there is a point for a wall-mounted TV.
From the hallway, further oak panelled doors open to:
Bedroom one 19'8" X 16'11" (5.99m x 5.15m) maximum measurements
With side aspect uPVC double glazed windows and a pair of double glazed patio doors opening onto the gardens on the front of the property. The room has exposed polished pine flooring, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and built-in wardrobes providing hanging space and storage shelving.A panelled door opens to:
En suite shower room 8'8" X 2'10" (2.64m x 0.86m)
Being fully tiled with a ceramic tiled floor and having a shower cubicle with mixer shower with overhead and handheld shower sprays, contemporary wall-hung wash hand basin and close coupled WC. There is a chrome-finish ladder-style towel radiator and an extractor fan.
From the bedroom, a further panelled door opens to:
Storage cupboard 2'8" X 2'10" (0.81m x 0.86m)
Housing the electrical distribution system and the gas meter.
Study 6'11" X 6'10" (2.10m x 2.08m)
Having a fitted solid oak work surface, open display shelves, storage cupboard and central heating radiator with thermostatic valve. There is a telephone point.
From the hallway, a door opening leads to:
Inner hallway 14'4" x 6'1" (4.37m x 1.85m)
Having a central heating radiator and panelled doors opening to:
Bedroom two 18'4" X 10'5" (5.59m x 3.17m)
With dual aspect uPVC double glazed windows overlooking the driveway and gardens, central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and a range of built-in wardrobes providing hanging space and storage shelving and storage drawers.
Bedroom three 15'0" X 12'10" (4.57m x 3.91m)
Again, with dual aspect double glazed windows overlooking the gardens. The room is fitted with a good range of Hammond bedroom furniture in a light oak finish with wardrobes having hanging space and storage shelving and a dressing unit with a kneehole space and drawers.There are matching bedside cabinets.The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve and a television aerial point.
Bedroom four 9'5" X 9'2" (2.87m x 2.79m)
With a side aspect double glazed window overlooking the gardens. The room has a central heating radiator with thermostatic valve.
Family bathroom 9'6" X 8'0" (2.90m x 2.44m)
A fully tiled room having a ceramic tiled floor with underfloor heating. There is a side aspect window with obscured glass, recently fitted suite with panelled bath having side-fill mixer taps and handheld shower spray, contemporary wall-hung wash hand basin with storage drawers beneath and an illuminated mirror over.There is a concealed cistern dual flush WC and a level entry wetroom-style shower cubicle with mixer shower having handheld and overhead shower sprays.The room is illuminated by downlight spotlights, there is a ladder-style towel radiator and an extractor fan.
From the inner hallway, a further door opens to:
Utility cupboard 6'1" X 5'1" (1.85m x 1.55m)
Having slate-effect tiles to the floor and space and connection for an automatic washing machine. Sited within the room is the gas-fired boiler, which provides hot water and central heating to the property.The room has an extractor fan.
The property is approached via a gated driveway, which provides off-road parking for several vehicles. To the side of the driveway is a stone-built workshop 18'7" X 8'8" (5.66m x 2.64m) having power and lighting (currently disconnected).
To either side of the driveway there are deep raised borders, well stocked with a good variety of ornamental shrubs and flowering plants. Lying to the side of the property is a good-sized area of garden with a lawn interspersed with mature fruit trees and having borders stocked with flowering plants and ornamental shrubs, designed to give colour and interest throughout the year.A gravel pathway leads to a personnel gate, which leads to Lees Road.The garden continues around the property where there is a further lawn and borders stocked with Roses and flowering plants and a raised decked terrace, from where there are stunning far-reaching views over the open Derbyshire countryside, where the doors open from the dining the far side of the property is a large area of garden with Rhododendrons and a further lawn, beyond which is a Japanese-inspired garden having an ornamental pond with a bridge, a pergola over a gravelled seating area and a variety of Acer trees.Secluded behind a tall hedge with an arched opening is a vegetable garden with raised beds, soft fruits and strawberries.The property has outside lighting, power and an outside water supply.
Services and general information
All mains services are connected to the property.
Council tax band (Correct at time of publication) 'F'
From the A6 at Haddon take the B5056 towards Ashbourne. Take the first left turn over the bridge, continue following the B5056 taking the first left turn towards Stanton-in-Peak. Follow the road up into the village, after passing the church take the second left turn into Lees Road where the property can be found on the right hand side.
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.