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Amberstone House, Hill Road, Ashover, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Guide price £665,000 Sold


A very well presented and versatile detached family home, set within an impressive elevated position, offering fabulous far reaching views and landscaped gardens.

  • Large breakfast kitchen
  • Cloakroom and shower room
  • Former swimming pool converted into a large sitting / dining room with bar area
  • Second sitting room and study area, conservatory / utility room and boiler room
  • Master bedroom with en suite bathroom and walk in wardrobe
  • Four further bedrooms, 2 with en suites and a family bathroom
  • Beautifully landscaped split-level garden with decking area
  • Double garage and off road car parking for several vehicles
  • Plot extending to about 0.52 acres with an orchard of about 0.06 available by seperate negotiation



Situation
Amberstone House is ideally situated within the sought-after village of Ashover, which offers a good range of amenities to includes shops, post office, public houses and schooling. Matlock lies within 4.9 miles and boasts numerous high street chains, together with independent traders and supermarkets. More extensive facilities are available in Chesterfield, 6.6 miles north. The cities of Derby and Nottingham are to the south and south east respectively. Transport links are readily available, with bus services from the village and mainline train services from Matlock, Chesterfield and Derby. London Paddington is less than 2 hours
from Chesterfield. Good road communications lead to the A38 and M1 Junction 28 corridor and East Midlands Airport is within 33 miles. This is a thriving and picturesque location on the edge of
the peak District National Park, providing stunning scenery and beautiful attractions to include estates such as Chatsworth and Haddon Hall. An active community can be found within the village, with numerous clubs/groups, and a plethora of excellent schooling options further afield with St. Anselm's, Denstone College and Repton all lying within easy reach. Highfields School and Lady Manners are in Matlock and Bakewell respectively.


Description
Amberstone House is a detached property which stands within about 0.52 acres of landscaped gardens, mainly laid to lawn over split levels. There is a small orchard area available by separate
negotiation adding intrigue and views can be enjoyed over the Amber valley and open countryside beyond. Amberstone House was very thoughtfully designed in the 1970's with all principle rooms taking in the superb far reaching views, creating a spacious family home with very well presented flexible accommodation. The front door leads into the reception hallway off which is an underfloor heated kitchen which is the hub of the house. There is a good range of wall and base units, Rangemaster oven, Bosch dishwasher, Samsung fridge freezer and CDA microwave. A large island unit is surmounted by a granite work
surface and incorporates a wine cooler. There are French doors that open onto the raised decking area and garden beyond and another door for easy access to the side of the property. From the hallway there is an impressive family room (39'11" x 19'10") which is currently used as a sitting / dining room with a fitted oak bar area. The room was previously used as a swimming pool which still exists beneath the oak effect flooring and can be
reinstated if required as the boiler room continues to house the pump to the swimming pool. There is a convenient shower room with WC adjoining the room and a conservatory/utility room adjoining the room, providing additional storage space and an
external door to the back of the property. Completing the ground floor is a secondary sitting room with a large fireplace with a wooden surround and study area. The first floor accommodation includes a large master bedroom
with wonderful views, an en suite bathroom, fireplace with stone surround, fitted wardrobes and storage cupboards. There are four further bedrooms, two with en suite shower facilities and a family bathroom.


Grounds and gardens
The property is approached via a tarmac driveway shared with the neighbouring property which has a parking area to the side and back of the property for multiple vehicles. The driveway is bordered by a stone wall and lawn area. A side gate leads through to the front garden which has been extremely well designed by the current owner and has matured very nicely to create a wonderful display of colour and foliage throughout the year. It is evident that a lot of time and care has gone into the design. The garden is split over multiple levels with gravel pathways and lovely seating areas, from which to enjoy the private sunny garden with stunning far reaching views. Adjoining the property is an attached double garage with automatic doors. There is an orchard of about
0.06 acres available by separate negotiation at the bottom of the garden.


Note
Subject to separate negotiation, there is the opportunity to purchase about 0.06 acre orchard which adjoins the property located at the bottom of the garden.

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