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Price £425,000

Norwood, 28, Field Lane, Alvaston, Derby, DE24 0GP
4 Bedroomed Detached House

Key Features

  • Extended detached family home built 1933
  • Quality accommodation
  • Wealth of style & character
  • Mature garden plot (0.270 acres)
  • Excellent level of privacy
  • Stunning David Salisbury hardwood conservatory
  • Double attached brick built garage
  • Gas central heating
  • Entrance porch & hallway
  • Spacious lounge dining room


A true rarity on the market is this beautifully presented, traditional, bay fronted detached residence of style and character set within a most private garden plot extending to just over a quarter of an acre.

Built by Fryers of Derby in 1933, this four bedroomed detached family home has been sympathetically extended twice over the years and offers a most spacious and versatile family home that really has to be viewed to be fully appreciated.

The accommodation has the benefit of gas central heating an in brief comprises entrance porch, entrance hallway, spacious lounge dining room, stunning David Salisbury hardwood bespoke conservatory, extended study, spacious L-shaped dining kitchen fitted with a range of integrated appliances and useful pantry, separate utility room and downstairs WC.

The first floor semi-galleried landing gives access to four well proportioned bedrooms with the master bedroom suite having an open plan dressing area and en-suite shower room, two further double bedrooms, one large single bedroom and a beautifully appointed four piece bathroom suite.

Outside, the property stands beautifully screened from Field Lane offering a great degree of privacy with a generous gravelled driveway providing off road car standing for several vehicles leading through to an attached brick built double garage with electric roll up door.

To the rear of the property and a true feature of this stunning home is the landscaped rear garden. The garden has an extensive area laid to lawn with block paved pathways, outdoor patio seating areas, pergola, three feature ponds, gazebo, timber framed shed and greenhouse and the garden is well stocked with an array of mature plants, trees and seasonal flowers.

An internal inspection is strongly recommended in order to fully appreciate the quality of this beautiful character property.


Field Lane is conveniently located close to the A52 and A50 and is within easy commuting distance for both Derby & Nottingham as well as the main motorway network and East Midland's International Airport.

Local amenities close by include shops, schools, public houses and regular bus services. The nearby Elvaston Castle & Country Park provides delightful scenery and walks.

There is a good range of local amenities with other schooling in the area including Ockbrook and Trent College.




Wood panelled entrance door with obscure glazed inserts into the entrance porch with alarm keypad and glass panelled door giving access into:

ENTRANCE HALLWAY  -  13'1" x 6'8" (3.99m x 2.03m)

Staircase leading to the first floor landing with open spindles and solid wood hand rail, understairs storage cupboard, central heating radiator, wooden picture rail, wood panelled doorways giving access to the sitting room/study area, dining kitchen and lounge dining room.

L-SHAPED LOUNGE DINING ROOM  -  29'7" into bay reducing 27'8" x 18' reducing 11'4" (9.02m into bay reducing 8.43m x 5.49m reducing 3


Oak effect Adam style fireplace with marble hearth and back plate and inset coal effect living flame gas fire, wooden picture rail, TV point, single glazed bay window to the front elevation with secondary glazing and single glazed window to the side elevation with secondary glazing.


Central heating radiator, two wall light points, wooden picture rail and double opening French doors giving access to a superb bespoke hardwood conservatory.


Built of brick base wall construction with hardwood double glazed windows and double glazed roof, Amtico tiled floor, double opening hardwood double glazed French doors giving access to the rear garden and internal door giving access to the double attached brick built garage.

EXTENDED SITTING ROOM/STUDY AREA  -  28'10" x 9'11" (8.79m x 3.02m)

Fitted with engineered oak floor, two central heating radiators, two single glazed windows to the front elevation with secondary glazing, wooden picture rail, directional downlighters in the ceiling and TV and telephone points.

OPEN PLAN DINING KITCHEN  -  22'3" x 16'5" reducing to 8'10" (6.78m x 5.00m reducing to 2.69m)


Fitted with a range of Sheraton cream fronted, shaker style units comprising wall, base and drawer units, display cabinets with roll edge Corian work surface over, built-in 1½ bowl sink and draining unit with mixer tap and waste disposal, tiled splashbacks and integrated Whirlpool halogen four ring hob with extractor canopy and unit above.

The kitchen area also has ceramic tiled floor with electric underfloor heating, under cupboard lighting, built-in plate rack, integrated Beko dishwasher, integrated AEG tall larder fridge unit and integrated Siemens electric double oven and grill.


Ornamental recessed fireplace with sold wood beam above, tiled recess housing a Dimplex coal effect stove style burner, ceramic tiled floor with electric underfloor heating, pine wood ceiling, central heating radiator, hardwood double glazed French doors giving access to the rear decking area and doors giving access to a useful pantry and utility room.

PANTRY  -  7'2" x 4' (2.18m x 1.22m)

Fitted with built-in pine shelving, ceramic tiled floor, power and light and access to wall mounted electrical fuse board and electric meter.

UTILITY ROOM  -  13'4" x 4'1" max (4.06m x 1.24m max)

Fitted with appliance space for a tall fridge freezer, plumbing for an automatic washing machine, space for dryer, ceramic tiled floor with electric underfloor heating, built-in tall storage cupboard, wood unit double glazed window to the rear elevation, glass panelled doorway giving access to the rear garden and folding door giving access to:


Fitted with a coloured two piece suite comprising low level WC, wall mounted wash hand basin with cupboard below, partial tiling to the walls, ceramic tiled floor, extractor fan and wood unit obscure double glazed window to the rear elevation.


SPACIOUS SEMI-GALLERIED LANDING  -  24'11" x 10'11" max, reducing to 6'8" (7.59m x 3.33m max, reducing to 2.03m)

Wooden picture rail, central heating radiator, double glazed window to the side elevation and single glazed with secondary glazing to the rear elevation and doors giving access useful built-in walk in wardrobe, built-in linen cupboard and access to all four bedrooms and bathroom.

BUILT-IN WALK IN WARDROBE  -  3'8" x 3'4" (1.12m x 1.02m)

Built-in hanging rail and shelving, oak effect floor and central heating radiator.

BUILT-IN LINEN CUPBOARD  -  4'9" x 2'7" (1.45m x 0.79m)

Built-in pine shelving, alarm keypad, lighting and a wall mounted Alpha combination boiler.

EN-SUITE MASTER BEDROOM  -  12'5" x 12'2" max (3.78m x 3.71m max)

Fitted with built-in Sharps double wardrobes and drawer units, central heating radiator, single glazed window with secondary glazing to the front elevation, wooden picture rail, open plan access into:

DRESSING AREA  -  10'1" x 6'9" (3.07m x 2.06m)

Built-in dressing table, wardrobes and cupboards, wood unit double glazed window to the front elevation, wooden picture rail and doorway giving access to:

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM  -  8'10" max x 6' max (2.69m max x 1.83m max)

Fitted with a three piece suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, single width shower cubicle with Mira electric shower and full ceramic tiling to the wall with attractive tiled border, central heating radiator, extractor fan and obscure wood unit double glazed window to the rear elevation.

BEDROOM TWO  -  15'1" x 11'6" (4.60m x 3.51m)

Central heating radiator, wooden picture rail, single glazed windows to the front and side elevation with secondary glazing and built-in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving.

BEDROOM THREE  -  11'10" x 10'11" (3.61m x 3.33m)

Central heating radiator, wooden picture rail and wood unit double glazed window to the rear elevation.

BEDROOM FOUR  -  12'5" x 7'6" (3.78m x 2.29m)

Central heating radiator, picture rail and single glazed window to the rear elevation with secondary glazing.


Fitted with a four piece suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, single width shower cubicle with wall mounted Mira recessed shower unit, beautiful ceramic limestone effect tiling to the walls, tiled floor, central heating radiator, partial wood panelling to the wall, downlighters recessed into the ceiling, extractor fan and obscure single glazed window to the side elevation with secondary glazing.


The property stands well screened from Field Lane behind a range of plants, trees and shrubs offering a great degree of privacy.

There is a driveway entrance with block paved area with timber gated access leading onto the large gravelled driveway with turning area, double attached brick-built garage and access to the front door of the property.

The front garden is planted with an array of plants, trees, shrubs, seasonal flowers and a block paved pathway which runs to the left hand side of the property with well stocked planting borders to either side and leads to the enclosed rear garden with a large timber framed shed and greenhouse, outside cold water tap and gives access to a timber framed greenhouse.

The rear of the property has a split level timber decked area, outside paved seating area with timber framed pergola and rear doorway access leading to the double garage, raised level brick built fish pond and lower level natural pond area.

There is a shaped lawn area and block paved pathway leading to a circular block paved rear seating area. There rear garden also has a timber framed gazebo providing a delightful outlook towards the rear of the property with beautiful pond area with gravelled beds and well stocked planting borders.

TIMBER FRAME GREENHOUSE  -  12'7" x 6'3" (3.84m x 1.91m)

With doorway access leading to:

LARGE TIMBER FRAME SHED  -  13'11" x 9' (4.24m x 2.74m)

DOUBLE GARAGE  -  20'4" x 17' (6.20m x 5.18m)

Electric roll up door, useful storage in the boarded loft area of the garage, single glazed window to the rear elevation, panelled doorway giving access to the rear patio area and a panelled doorway giving access to the conservatory.


Derby City Council - Tax Band E.


The approach from Derby City centre is to head east along the A52, taking the slip road off to the left signposted Raynesway. Continue past Alvaston along the by-pass and at the next traffic island take your right hand turning, at the second traffic island proceed straight-ahead onto Shardlow Road, take a left hand turning onto Field Lane, proceed down Field Lane and the property is located on the right hand side.


Strictly by appointment through Scargill Mann & Co - Derby Office (BA/TS).

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