Occupying a popular and highly convenient location, this most individual stone built architect designed award winning detached residence represents an excellent opportunity for the discerning purchaser or family looking to acquire a spacious and well appointed contemporary four/five bedroomed accommodation in a village setting. The property is sold with the benefit of gas fired central heating and underfloor heating to the ground floor. Sealed unit double glazing and the accommodation briefly comprises:- feature entrance porch, large reception hallway, well appointed guests cloakroom, study, sitting room enjoying fine views, open plan dining kitchen opening into a well proportioned family area with fine views, utility room, walk-in pantry and ground floor bedroom five/second sitting room. To the first floor is a feature landing and a circular staircase. All principal rooms are South-West facing and enjoy fine views. Undoubtedly a feature of the sale is the detached stone barn which has been beautifully converted into a well proportioned ancillary accommodation briefly comprising: open plan dining kitchen, living room with exposed oak truss beams, bathroom and a first floor bedroom. Outside, the property is approached via a gated gravelled driveway which provides ample off road parking/turning/storage and access to the double garage. The property enjoys a large patio and gardens with fine far reaching views over the Amber Valley and Ogston Reservoir.
- Detached Architect Designed Award Winning Residence
- Additional One Bedroom Cottage
- Contemporary Living Accommodation
- Extensive Beautifully Presented Gardens
- Double Garage
- Off Road Parking For Several Vehicles
- Stunning Far Reachig Countryside Views
Higham is a popular and highly convenient village with a range of amenities available locally including a post office/village store, two village inns and a restaurant. It is conveniently positioned for the A38 and the M1 junction 28 and the cities of Derby, Chesterfield, Mansfield and Nottingham which have a wide range of amenities and facilities.
Having double opening timber entrance doors, slate tiled flooring, exposed stone walling and double opening timber and glazed doors giving access to:
A stunning entrance hallway with archways and curved walls. Having double glazed hardwood window to the front elevation, loft access and open spindle circular staircase leading to the first floor. Door giving access to a useful understairs cloaks cupboard.
Fitted with a two piece white suite comprising low level WC and wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap over. Mosaic tiled splashbacks, inset spotlights to the ceiling, ceramic tiled flooring with underfloor heating and double glazed hardwood window to the front elevation.
Lounge 23' 11" x 13' 10" ( 7.29m x 4.22m )
Having a stunning hardwood double glazed picture window to the rear elevation giving beautiful far reaching views over open countryside and gardens, contemporary style log burning stove, underfloor heating and hardwood double glazed door to the side elevation giving access to the patio.
Second Sitting Room 16' 6" x 13' 10" ( 5.03m x 4.22m )
Having feature Parquet flooring, double glazed hardwood picture windows to the rear elevation giving stunning views over the countryside, slim-line panelled radiator, inset spotlights to the ceiling, double glazed door to the side elevation giving access to the patio area. Opening to:
Kitchen 17' 11" x 11' 11" ( 5.46m x 3.63m )
Having an Alno fitted kitchen with Corian work surfaces and upstands. Sink and drainer. Integrated appliances comprising: electric fan assisted oven with a five burner Smeg gas hob with double width extractor fan over, eye level Baumatic microwave, tall fridge and dishwasher. Centre island bar with under unit storage, ceramic tiled flooring with underfloor heating, hardwood double glazed window to the front elevation, curved wall to the front elevation inset with three double glazed windows and further opening window to the side elevation. Alcove with shelving for display.
Utility Room 11' 10" x 6' 7" ( 3.61m x 2.01m )
Fitted with Alno base and tall unit with laminate work surface, single drainer stainless steel sink unit with chrome mixer tap over, double glazed hardwood window to the side elevation, inset spotlights to the ceiling, ceramic tiled flooring with underfloor heating, integrated Miele washing machine, integrated dryer, door to the side elevation giving access to the side porch, which in-turn gives access into: Boiler Room: - Having light and houses the Worcester boiler
Walk In Pantry 9' 8" x 7' 10" ( 2.95m x 2.39m )
Having a double glazed hardwood window to the side elevation, fitted with storage cupboards and shelving, quarry tiled flooring and light.
Having ceramic tiled flooring, light and door to the rear elevation leading to the garden. Further door leads to a shelved out storage cupboard housing the gas and electric meters and fuse box. Side door giving access to the double garage.
Ground Floor Bedroom Two 15' 9" x 13' 6" ( 4.80m x 4.11m )
Having double glazed hardwood picture window to the rear elevation giving aspect over the beautiful views, inset spotlights to the ceiling, underfloor heating and opening to:
Ground Floor En-Suite
Fitted with a walk-in glazed double width shower cubicle with a mains chrome shower over, vanity wash hand basin. Ceramic tiled walls with feature border tile, ceramic tiled flooring, inset spotlight to the ceiling and extractor fan.
Bedroom Five/Study 10' 11" x 9' 3" ( 3.33m x 2.82m )
Having two double glazed hardwood windows to the front elevation, double glazed hardwood window to the side elevation, undefloor heating and inset spotlights to the ceiling.
First Floor Landing
Having open spindle balustrade, double glazed hardwood window to the side elevation, slim-line panelled radiator, inset spotlights to the ceiling and loft access.
Bedroom One 13' 10" plus wardrobe x 13' 3" ( 4.22m plus wardrobe x 4.04m )
min to front of wardrobes plus door recess
Having three double door fronted built-in wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving, two double glazed velux windows to the rear elevation giving far reaching views, double glazed window to the side elevation, central heating radiator, two wall light points and inset spotlights to the ceiling.
Dressing Room 8' 4" x 6' 8" ( 2.54m x 2.03m )
Having double glazed velux window to the rear elevation giving aspect over the garden, central heating radiator, double sliding door fronted wardrobe (to be included in with the selling price) and a further double door fronted built-in wardrobe.
En-Suite Shower Room
Fitted with a three piece white suite comprising a corner glazed shower cubicle with mains chrome shower over, vanity wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap over and low level WC. Part ceramic tiled walls, vinyl flooring, wall mounted heated towel rail and double glazed velux window.
Bedroom Three 13' 4" x 9' 11" ( 4.06m x 3.02m )
Having three triple door fronted fitted wardrobes, double glazed full height windows to the front and side elevation giving stunning views and double glazed window to the rear elevation.
Bedroom Four 10' 7" x 10' 1" ( 3.23m x 3.07m )
Having two double glazed hardwood window to the front elevation, three triple door fronted wardrobes and central heating radiator.
Fitted with a three piece white suite comprising a panelled bath with bath/shower mixer attachment, pedestal wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap over and low level WC. Part ceramic tiled walls with a glazed border tile, vinyl flooring, wall mounted heated towel rail and double glazed hardwood window to the side elevation.
The property is accessed through double timber double opening gates into a gravelled driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles. Stone paved patio area to the front porch.
Garage 19' 4" x 15' 1" ( 5.89m x 4.60m )
An attached double garage with a hardwood up and over door, light, power and roof storage. The garage provides an inner workshop (8ft 6 x 4ft 9)
Converted Barn - Annexe
A stone built pitched roof barn which has been beautifully renovated providing a one bedroom annex to the property.
Having an oak door giving access to a cupboard housing a Gloworm combi boiler.
Open Plan Living Kitchen
Having a hardwood front wide entrance door. Fitted with a range of high gloss base units with work surfaces over, single drainer stainless steel sink unit with chrome mixer tap over, under unit integrated fridge, integrated combination microwave, contemporary style slim-line panelled radiator, centre island bar, vaulted ceiling with stunning oak truss beams, two double glazed electric remote controlled velux roof-light windows, further double glazed hardwood window and two double glazed hardwood doors leading to the rear patio area, providing stunning views over the countryside.
Ground Floor Bathroom
Fitted with a P-shaped panelled bath with a chrome mains shower over and glazed shower screen, vanity wash hand basin and low level WC. Double glazed hardwood opaque window to the rear elevation, wall mounted heated towel rail and natural stone tiled wall with border tile, inset spotlights to the ceiling and extractor fan.
Having double opening double glazed hardwood French doors to the side elevation with a glazed balustrade, inset spotlights to a vaulted ceiling, exposed oak beam to the ceiling, feature oak flooring, central heating radiator and double glazed electric remote controlled velux roof-light window. An oak door gives access to a built-in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving.
One of the many outstanding features of this property include the extensive landscaped gardens.
There is an attractive and particularly well established front garden incorporating lawned area, flowering and herbaceous borders and four Victorian style brick edged vegetable plots with clipped box topiary bushes. Timber garden shed and aluminium framed greenhouse.
To the rear and side of the property there is a large Yorkshire stone flagged patio area with delightful views of the surrounding countryside. Stone steps lead down to a good sized lawn area which incorporates a range of well established flowering and herbaceous borders and timber summer house.
Further stone steps lead down to another stone flagged patio in the productive orchard area which includes numerous fruit trees and soft berry bushes.
The rear garden is enclosed by a range of mature hedging species and enjoys fine views over the Amber Valley.