- 4/5 Bed Cottage Style Residence
- Self Contained Two Storey Annex
- For Larger or 3 Generation Family
- Gated Block Paved Parking & Garage
- Great Access to A38, A50, M1, M6
- Lovely Character Features
- Secluded Rear Garden
- EPC Ratings D and D
A fabulous 4/5 bedroom detached cottage style residence offering VERSATILE ACCOMMODATION of character, suitable for use by the larger family or as a main house plus SELF CONTAINED TWO STOREY ANNEX.
The property retains attractive period features including fireplaces and exposed beams, set within attractive gardens with a private gated driveway and within a popular village environment. It features a further driveway to a garage with electric roller door, garden room/workshop, gas central heating system and double glazing.
Walton is well placed for the A38 with links to the A50, M1 and M6, Lichfield, Birmingham, Stoke, Derby and Nottingham. The nearby village of Barton under Needwood has an excellent array of amenities plus the renowned John Taylor High School. Burton on Trent provides a wider range of shopping facilities.
A double glazed composite entrance door opens into the hall with a useful boot room off and access to the inner hall area. Staircase off to the first floor and a door opening into the impressive sitting room with exposed beams and inglenook fireplace with supporting beams and brick working fire. Laminate flooring, windows to the front and side plus a door to the dining room with further lovely exposed beams, laminate flooring, fireplace housing a multi fuel stove, windows overlooking the garden and walk-in pantry with quarry tiled floor and shelving.
The kitchen features an extensive range of base and wall cabinets, one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap, appliance spaces, plumbing for a dishwasher, cooker point with extractor hood over, tiled floor, windows and door to the garden.
From the dining room there is access to the study again with exposed beams and brick fireplace, windows to the front and rear and parquet floor. A door leads through to the annex comprising a sitting room, dining room, kitchen, ground floor bathroom and first floor with bedroom and en suite bathroom.
The dining room has twin windows to the front and staircase leading off to the first floor plus open plan access to the well equipped kitchen with a range of base and wall cabinets, fitted hob, oven, stainless steel splashback, sink unit and windows to the rear.
The bathroom has a white suite with panel bath, screen and shower, pedestal wash basin, w.c and double glazed window to the rear.
Off the kitchen is access to the sitting room with feature brick fireplace, coal effect living flame gas fire on a tiled hearth, windows to the front and rear and French doors to the garden. Staircase leads off to the first floor with attractive bedroom and vaulted ceiling. A window overlooks the rear garden and there is access to the en suite bathroom with a roll top claw foot bath, pedestal wash basin, w.c, and window to the rear.
The main house first floor landing with balustrade serves the master bedroom with two dormer windows to the front and a range of fitted furniture. The room is well proportioned with potential to create an en suite if desired. There are two further attractive individual double bedrooms, one with a decorative fireplace and a spacious family bathroom has a roll edge claw foot bath, pedestal wash basin, high flush w.c, quadrant tiled shower with glazed enclosure, heated towel rail, attractive flooring and useful linen cupboard.
Outside the property enjoys a returned frontage on the corner of Bells End Road and Drakelow Road with electric double gates from Drakelow Road to a spacious block paved driveway with ample parking area in addition to a further driveway from Bells End Road to the garage with electric roller door that in turn leads through to a garden room/workshop with a utility area having plumbing for a washing machine, Belfast sink, gas fired boiler.
The property enjoys lovely secluded gardens with many areas of interest, spacious patio with adjacent lawns, dwarf walls and borders all being well planted and established. There are lovely views over paddocks to the rear.
Freehold (purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to the tenure via their legal representative).
Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas are believed to be connected to the property but purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to their suitability.
South Derbyshire District Council . Band E.
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