BENNET SAMWAYS charming extended five bedroom detached country home located near the village of Longford. Enjoying glorious countryside views and situated on a large 0.41 acre plot with a large garage. The property offers character and some lovely features. The gross internal area is 1,600sq.ft.
Interior - From the front door there is a reception hallway which leads into a dining room, and then into the main reception room, both of which have a stone fireplace. There is a real feeling of character with the beamed ceilings. There is a versatile snug which could be used as a study, if required, and then there is a fitted breakfast kitchen, with an electric Rangemaster cooker, extractor fan, space for fridge / freezer, plumbing, and space for a dishwasher. There is a walk in pantry with tiled thrall, utility room and guest cloakroom.
On the first floor there is a master bedroom which has a built-in wardrobe and fitted ensuite. There are four further bedrooms with bedroom five currently used as a study, along with a family bathroom.
Exterior - Approached by driveway in front of the double garage. This has power, lighting and a workshop off the rear. The property is positioned with a large garden to all sides. It's laid mainly to lawn, with a patio area and some plant borders. A vegetable plot to the rear hidden by a hedge, greenhouse, summer house and garden tool shed.
Locality - Longford is a relatively small village set in the southern part of the Derbyshire Dales. Surrounded by beautiful countryside and a network of lanes intersected by Long Lane. Located 6 miles from Ashbourne and 10 miles from Derby, set in the heart of the ‘Golden Triangle’ (known to locals). The village is centred on Main Street (which becomes Longford Lane shortly thereafter) and has some amenities, Including Longford C of E Primary School.
Owner's perspective - Reluctantly we are leaving this wonderful house and gardens, which has been our family home for over 40 years. This peaceful location in the heart of the countryside, has been a fantastic home for our family and now there is only two of us, it is time to move to a smaller property.
Agents notes - Council Tax: Derbyshire Dales & Band F
Services: Mains electricity, mains water, oil, private drainage & broadband internet. Tenure: Freehold. Private drainage is its own septic tank.