House For Sale8, Main Avenue, Allestree, Derby, Derbyshire
Guide price £750,000 Sold
A spacious and well presented four bedroom detached home, ideally situated within the heart of the popular suburb of Allestree.
- Spacious reception hall
- Ground floor shower room
- Well proportioned reception rooms and study
- Dining kitchen
- Utility / boot room area
- Four bedrooms
- Family bathroom
- Large corner plot with ample parking and enclosed gardens
- Detached double garage
8 Main Avenue is situated just off Duffield Road on the edge of the popular Derby 'village' of Allestree. There is a good range of everyday facilities within the village, including a good variety of shops within the Park Farm Shopping Centre, a supermarket, doctor's surgery, dentist and a number churches. A wider range of facilities can be found in Derby approximaltey three miles away. The area provides many opportunities for recreation, including walking, cycling, fishing, golfing and cricket. Allestree Park, with its golf club and nature reserve, can be accessed by foot from Main Avenue, approximately half a mile from the property. Darley Park and Markeaton Park and Craft Village are also within reach. Allestree is well served by a number of local schools, including primary, junior and secondary schools. Other schooling in the area includes Ecclesbourne School, Derby Grammar School, Derby High School, Trent College, Ockbrook School and Repton School a bit further afield. The University of Derby is also convenient. There are good road links via the A38(T), A52(T) and the M1. Derby offers a mainline railway station and East Midlands Airport is also within easy reach.
A charming 1930's, four bedroom detached family home, presented to modern standard throughout, having undergone cosmetic updating in recent years. With flexible accommodation extending to about 2,172 sq.ft and having a good range of reception rooms, dedicated study and conservatory. The property has a generous frontage allowing ample hardstanding and a detached double garage. The principle gardens wrap around the corner plot and are fully enclosed, with views towards Allestree Hall Park in the distance.
Approached from the front, a solid entrance door gives access into the spacious reception hallway, with cloaks storage and downstairs shower room off and stairs rising to the first floor. There is a light sitting room, with front bay window and feature fireplace incorporating a multifuel stove. The dining room is flooded with natural light from the rear facing glazed French doors. The well-appointed dining kitchen has light wall and base units and integral appliances. A dedicated study is situated to the front of the property and the remainder of the ground floor is completed with a utility/ boot room area and delightful
conservatory providing pleasant views over the rear gardens. The airy first floor landing leads to four bedrooms, with the master bedroom having a front bay window. There is a modern fourpiece
Grounds and gardens
To the front is a generous in/out drive edged with mature stocked borders and a detached double garage, with twin electrically operated doors, loft and lower ground floor storage. There is further lower ground storage beneath the conservatory, accessed externally. The principle gardens are mainly laid to lawn and broken up with mature stocked borders and a focal weeping willow. With raised patio terrace making the best of the views towards Allestree Hall and all being fully enclosed and enjoying good degrees of privacy.