Grant's of Derbyshire are delighted to offer For Sale this one bedroom character cottage located within a short walk from the centre of Wirksworth. It is part of a row of historic cottages frequently photographed by visitors to the town and the views from the living room and the outside space to the rear are simply stunning. Recently redecorated and re-carpeted, the accommodation on offer briefly comprises; well fitted bespoke oak kitchen and well appointed shower room on the ground floor. To the first floor is the double bedroom and the living room which is full of character and opens onto the low maintenance garden area. The property has the benefit of double glazing throughout and is heated by electric heaters. Ideal First Time Buy or investment. Viewing highly recommended.
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.
To the front of the property the part glazed entrance door opens into the
Kitchen (3.54m x 2.66m (max) (11'7" x 8'8" (max)))
This bespoke kitchen is fitted with a range of oak panelled wall and base units and roll edged work surfaces with an inset one and a quarter bowl ceramic sink unit with swan neck mixer tap and complimentary tiled splashbacks. The integrated electric oven with four ring electric hob over is situated beneath the window to the front aspect. There is space and plumbing available for a washing machine beneath the staircase and adjacent to this is a further under counter space for a fridge. There are ceramic tiles to the floor. A built in oak panelled cupboard houses the electricity consumer unit.
A staircase with pine handrail and balusters leads up to the first floor and a bi-fold door to the rear of the kitchen provides access to the
Shower Room (2.21m x 2.09m (max) (7'3" x 6'10" (max)))
This well appointed shower room is fully tiled and is fitted with a white three piece suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, low flush WC and a corner shower cubicle with electric Triton shower. There is a wall mounted chrome effect electric heated towel rail, wall mounted Dimplex electric heater and an electric extractor fan.
The staircase leading up from the kitchen reaches the
Living Room (4.00m 3.45m (max) (13'1" 11'3" (max)))
A delightful room with the exposed ceiling timbers and pitched ceilings providing interest and character. There is space for a table and chairs if required and the room is lit by a range of inset spotlights.
A glazed door to the rear of the room provides and excellent outlook and opens out to the patio area.
A door to the front of the room opens to the
Bedroom (3.46m x 2.24m (max) (11'4" x 7'4" (max)))
This double bedroom has a window to the front aspect looking out onto Greenhill. A built-in wardrobe provides ample storage and there are useful shelves in the space adjacent to this. There is a substantial exposed beam to the ceiling.
To the rear of the property is a low maintenance garden which incorporates a slate chipping patio area which in turns leads to a paved patio area. There is a superb view over the rooftops towards the centre of Wirksworth and the open countryside beyond. The garden area is fully enclosed.
There is a shared path which provides access to the front of the property.
Council Tax Information
We are informed by Derbyshire Dales District Council that this home falls within Council Tax Band A which is currently £1254 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 32 can be found on the right hand side.