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5 bedroom detached for sale

Glebe Lane, Thorpe


  5 bedrooms

  3 bathrooms

  2 receptions

Key Features

  • Substantial Characterful Country Home
  • Set in 0.47 Acres of Gardens
  • Plus Adjacent 1.07 Acre Paddock
  • Picturesque Village Location
  • Drawing Room with Inglenook
  • Farmhouse Style Kitchen
  • Plentiful Parking & Garage
  • Energy Rating F


A SUBSTANTIAL and characterful four bedroom detached country home set on the outskirts of the PICTURESQUE VILLAGE of Thorpe near Dovedale, nestled on the edge of the village with a backdrop of Thorpe Cloud. Sitting in attractive LANDSCAPED GARDEN of 0.47 ACRES and ADJACENT PADDOCK of 1.07 ACRES.

An excellent opportunity to acquire a substantial and characterful four bedroom detached country home nestled on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Thorpe. Set in 0.47 acres of beautiful, landscaped gardens and an additional 1.07 acre adjacent paddock.

The property offers elegant and spacious accommodation with a farmhouse style kitchen, impressive drawing room, separate dining room and hard wood conservatory overlooking the main garden. On the first floor is a master bedroom with walk-in dressing room and en suite, one of the guest bedrooms has an additional room, currently used as a study, but could be used as a nursery or temporary bedroom which would then provide five bedrooms in total. The property also boasts a double garage and additional rear access to further parking and turning circle, all set in fantastic, landscaped gardens with the backdrop of Thorpe Cloud.

Thorpe village is a beautiful setting and is just located minutes away from the famous area Dovedale which is a breath taking area of outstanding beauty with its popular stepping stones attraction. Thorpe is a great ‘setting off’ point for walkers to see the conical hill ‘Thorpe Cloud’ which is located between the villages of Thorpe and Ilam.

Accommodation Entrance is via an open storm porch leading to a main entrance door providing access into an ‘L’ shaped impressive reception hallway with wooden panelling, solid wooden staircase and exposed beams. There is a door off to the drawing room with feature stone inglenook fireplace with lighting, LPG gas stove and stone hearth, beamed ceiling and mullion stone windows facing three elevations providing ample light.

The dining room has a feature beamed ceiling, wooden panelled walls, wooden floor and double doors leading into the hard wood conservatory with fitted blinds to the ceiling, tiled flooring and French doors opening out onto the garden. There is also a ground floor guest cloakroom with white fitted suite.

The farmhouse style kitchen has a range of in-frame cream base and wall mounted units with solid wooden and granite work surfaces, oil fired Aga with extractor fan over (this is independent from the central heating system), one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit, Miele dishwasher, integrated fridge, wine rack, handy space for a microwave oven, mullion windows, tiled flooring and door off to the double garage. A further door leads to the lobby which has a stable door to the driveway, wood panelled walls, quarry tiled flooring and door to the utility room with a range of in-frame cream base and wall mounted units with solid granite work surfaces over, additional electric hob and oven, inset Belfast sink, quarry tiled flooring and a walk-in pantry. A further door leads to a boot room with cloaks cupboard, access to the side elevation and sliding door to a fitted wet room with a white suite and open plan shower with mixer shower over.

To the first floor there is a galleried landing with further opening leading to an additional landing with fitted oak storage chests. The master bedroom overlooks the rear garden and side garden and has a sliding door leading into the walk-in dressing room with fitted oak wardrobe and fitted en suite bathroom with a white suite including a bath with mixer shower over, twin wash basins housed in a vanity unit and heated towel rail. Bedroom two has stone mullion windows plus fitted wardrobes and dresser. Bedroom three has a dual aspect again with mullion windows, wash hand basin and door leading to a further study room, which could be used as a nursery with fitted cupboards and window to the front with views towards Dovedale and Thorpe Cloud. There is also a bedroom four and fitted family bathroom with a white suite including a bath, shower cubicle with mixer shower and tiled flooring.

Outside there is a tarmacadam driveway providing plentiful parking, side tradesman entrance and garage with electric roller shutter door, power, lighting and boiler cupboard. There is also an additional gateway leading into a large additional tarmac area which has a large workshop.

The main rear garden is lovingly maintained by the current owner with lawns, display borders packed with herbaceous perennials and mature shrubs, additional central island accessed via a lane with right of way which is gated and could provide ample parking for additional vehicles.

Agents Notes: The gardens Are designed by RHS Chelsea designer Sue Haywood

Kitchen and Utility room are bespoke units by Pre-Eminence of Matlock

Tenure: Freehold (purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to the tenure via their legal representative).

Services: Mains water, drainage, electricity and oil-fired central heating are believed to be connected to the property but purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to their suitability.

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Our Ref: JGA/13012022 Local Authority/Tax Band: Derbyshire Dales District Council / Tax Band G

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