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3 bedroom detached house
Jessop Street, Codnor, Ripley

Contact Burchell Edwards at Ripley branch for information

T: 01773 748807

Ref: RIP203698

A rare opportunity has arisen to purchase this former school house in Codnor. Built in 1859 this property was the former headmistress' house of Jessop Street all girls school. With many original features, the property has three reception rooms to the ground floor plus a conservatory. There is a fitted kitchen with separate preparation area and there is a utility room with low level WC. To the first floor are three double bedrooms, all with original cast iron fireplaces and there is a fully fitted four piece bathroom suite. Externally the property sits on a good sized plot with a driveway, detached double garage and gardens to the rear and both sides. An internal inspection of this well presented home is highly advised. If you would like any more information or would like to arrange a viewing please do not hesitate to contact Burchell Edwards today.

Key Features

  • Former School House Built In 1859
  • Detached Property With Original Features
  • Three Reception Rooms Plus Conservatory
  • Three Double Bedrooms
  • Kitchen With Separate Preparation Area And Utility Room
  • Detached Double Garage
  • Parking And Gardens To Three Sides
  • Viewing Highly Advised



Full Details

Ground Floor

The property is accessed via a wooden door to the front opening into the kitchen.

Kitchen 12' 2" x 8' 3" ( 3.71m x 2.51m )
Fitted with a range of matching wall and base units with under counter lighting and complimentary marble work surfaces over with upstand splashbacks and an inset stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit with built in Insinkerator. There is a freestanding dual fuel range cooker with tiled splashback and extractor hood over, integrated under counter fridge and freezer, tiled flooring, radiator, two ceiling lights, beams to the ceiling, an opening through to the dining room and doors to the inner hallway and the preparation area.

Preparation Area
With original quarry tiled flooring, built in base units with work surfaces over, radiator, ceiling light, double glazed window to the side and double doors to the utility room.

Utility Room 8' 3" max x 7' 5" max ( 2.51m max x 2.26m max )
Fitted with a base unit with complimentary work surface over with inset sink unit. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer, original quarry tiled floor, low level WC. radiator, ceiling light and a double glazed window to the side.

Dining Room 13' 3" x 12' 1" max ( 4.04m x 3.68m max )
With a double glazed window to the rear, tiled flooring, original cast iron fireplace with mantle over, radiator, ceiling light and beams to the ceiling.

Inner Hallway
With a radiator, ceiling light, stars rising to the first floor and doors to an under stairs storage cupboard, lounge and snug.

Snug 13' 2" x 11' 11" max ( 4.01m x 3.63m max )
With a double glazed window to the side, freestanding log burner inset into an exposed brick chimney breast with brick hearth, original wooden flooring, radiator and a ceiling light.

Lounge 13' 5" x 12' 3" max ( 4.09m x 3.73m max )
With a gas fire with tiled hearth and surround and with a wooden mantle over, radiator, TV point, ceiling light and glazed patio doors opening into the conservatory.

Conservatory 15' 4" x 10' 7" ( 4.67m x 3.23m )
Of brick construction with double glazed windows to the front, side and rear elevations. With tiled flooring, ceiling light and fan unit, radiator and a double glazed door to the rear opening onto the garden.

First Floor

A galleried landing with a ceiling light, loft hatch, double glazed window to the front and doors to bedrooms one, two, three and the bathroom.

Bedroom One 13' 4" max x 12' 1" max ( 4.06m max x 3.68m max )
A double bedroom with a double glazed window to the rear, fitted wardrobes, original cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth and wooden mantle, radiator, TV point and a ceiling light.

Bedroom Two 13' 2" x 11' 10" max ( 4.01m x 3.61m max )
A double bedroom with a double glazed window to the rear, original cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth and wooden mantle, radiator and a ceiling light.

Bedroom Three 13' 7" x 12' 2" max ( 4.14m x 3.71m max )
A double bedroom with a double glazed window to the front, original cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth and wooden mantle, radiator, TV point and a ceiling light.

Bathroom 11' 10" x 8' 6" ( 3.61m x 2.59m )
Fitted with a four piece suite comprising of a low level WC, vanity wash hand basin unit, freestanding bath and a corner shower enclosure with electric shower over. With vinyl flooring, radiator, fitted cupboard housing gas combination boiler, ceiling light and a double glazed window to the front.

The property is accessed via a private driveway off of Jessop Street. Double gates open onto the driveway and allow vehicular access to the detached double garage.

There is good sized garden to one side of the property with various trees, hedging and vegetable patches. There is hardstanding for a shed and greenhouse, both of which are included in the sale.

To the opposite side of the property is a lawned garden with raised wooden decked seating area.

Double Garage 18' 2" x 17' 6" max ( 5.54m x 5.33m max )
With double opening doors to the front, fitted with a series of units and cupboards with work surfaces over. With power and lighting, loft hatch providing access to storage area in the rafters, double glazed windows to the front and side and a door to the WC. The WC is fitted with a low level WC.


Please note that the marker reflects the centre of the postcode rather than the exact property location.

To view this property please contact Burchell Edwards on

T: 01773 748807

4 Grosvenor Road, RIPLEY, Derbyshire, DE5 3JF

While every reasonable effort is made to ensure the accuracy of descriptions and content, we should make you aware of the following guidance or limitations.

  • (1) MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
  • (2) These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.
  • (3) The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
  • (4) Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
  • (5) Burchell Edwards has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.
  • (6) Burchell Edwards has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.
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