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Price £725,000

Sold subject to contract

Sycamore House, 26, St Alkmunds Close, Duffield, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 4ED
5 Bedroomed Detached House

Key Features

  • Ecclesbourne Secondary School catchment
  • Superior three storey detached residence
  • Spacious accommodation ideal for the large family
  • Stunning views to the rear over the Derwent Valley
  • Expensively refurbished and tastefully appointed throughout
  • Double glazing and gas central heating
  • Open plan living kitchen with contemporary units
  • Lounge with wood burning stove
  • Useful utility and guest cloakroom
  • Lower level family room and Master bedroom with luxury en-suite shower room


Enjoying a much sought after and favoured location in a highly popular village of Duffield this sumptuously appointed and tastefully presented five bedroom three storey detached residence offering magnificent views from the rear. The property benefits from gas central heating and double glazing.

A strongly recommended internally inspection will reveal superb accommodation with a stunning open plan living kitchen with contemporary style units with integrated appliances there is an adjacent useful utility room, separate cloakroom, a delightful lounge with feature wood burning stove and magnificent views over the open countryside and the Derwent Valley. To the lower ground floor access is gained via a contemporary oak staircase with glass surrounds leading to a large family room with wood burning stove, separate master suite with fully fitted wardrobes and a luxuriously appointed en-suite shower room.

To the first floor there are four well-proportioned bedrooms. The principal bedroom enjoying a luxury en-suite shower room and a good sized family bathroom.

Outside, is a carefully considered landscaped garden with lawns, decorative borders, large decking area, a bespoke barbeque area, ideal for alfresco dining with built in barbeque facilities, a detached home office with full power, lighting and patio doors, ideal as a home office, gym or children's game room. The garden is terrace and has many levels with decking, making it an ideal retreat where children can play. There is ample off road parking to the front and side of the property.

The sale provides a very genuine opportunity to acquire this stunning detached residence enjoying an extremely convenient location in this highly favoured locality.


The property is situated with immediate access to a highly popular and favoured local junior school, there is easy road access to the A6 and centre of Duffield with its cosmopolitan range of facilities including shops, cafés and bars. The local railway station is also close at hand. The property is in the catchment for the highly regarded Ecclsbourne Secondary School catchment.



With slate tiled flooring providing access to:


Tiled flooring.


Comprising, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin by Porcelanosa with chrome fittings, tiled splash-backs, tiled flooring, heated chrome towel rail, extractor fan, decorative spotlighting.

OPEN PLAN DINING KITCHEN  -  7.06m x 6.30m (23'2" x 20'8")



Fitted with an attractive range of contemporary style units having inset twin bowl sink unit with mixer tap over, with glazed mirror tiled surrounds, base cupboard under, a full range of quality base cupboards with complementary wall mounted cupboards, twin stainless steel Smeg ovens in matching housing unit, American style stainless steel fridge freezer (not included) but in matching housing unit (available subject to separate negotiations), central island unit incorporating five ring Smeg gas hob with matching base cupboards under and solid work surfaces, integrated dishwasher, tiled flooring, decorative spotlighting, contemporary style radiator, patio door with Juliet balcony providing magnificent views over the Derwent Valley.


With engineered oak flooring, radiator and glazed and oak panel staircase providing access to lower and first floor levels.

UTILITY ROOM  -  2.92m x 1.73m (9'7" x 5'8")

Having stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap over, base cupboard under, a range of base cupboards with work surfaces over, tall food/broom cupboard, plumbing for automatic washing machine, tumble dryer point, tiled flooring, decorative spotlighting.

LOUNGE  -  6.92m x 3.24m (22'8" x 10'8")

Feature fireplace incorporating wood burning stove with adjacent display shelving, engineered oak flooring, two radiators.


FAMILY ROOM  -  6.4m x 5.92m (21'0" x 19'5")

With large patio door providing access to the rear garden and the barbeque area, built in chimney breast incorporating TV alcoves, engineered oak flooring, decorative coving and spotlighting, two radiators and attractive feature corner log burning stove with tiled splash-backs on a raised granite hearth.

MASTER BEDROOM  -  5.41m x 4.09m (17'9" x 13'5")

Having full-height fitted wardrobes with sliding doors to front, radiator, decorative coving and spotlighting, under floor heating, access to:

CONTEMPORARY LUXURY EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM  -  4.34m x 1.42 (14'3" x 4'8")

With double sized cubicle with chrome furniture, fittings and shower over, glazed brick tiled surrounds, low level w.c., wall hung wash hand basin with decorative glazed tiled splash-back, tiled flooring with under floor heating, decorative spotlighting, display shelving.



With radiator, velux roof light, built in cupboard providing access to boiler providing domestic hot water and servicing the central heating system.

GUEST BEDROOM TWO  -  4.8m x 4.37m (15'9" x 14'4")

Built in wardrobes, radiator and door to:

LUXURY EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM  -  2.51m x 1.42m (8'3" x 4'8")

Walk-in shower with glazed side screen and tiled surrounds, wash hand basin with chrome furniture, low level w.c., all having attractive tile splash-backs, tiled flooring, heated chrome towel rail, decorative spotlighting.

BEDROOM THREE  -  3.86m x 3.56m (12'8" x 11'8")


BEDROOM FOUR  -  3.53m x 3.10m (11'7" x 10'2")


BEDROOM FIVE  -  3.05m x 2.13m (10'0" x 7'0")


WELL-APPOINTED FAMILY BATHROOM  -  3.51m x 1.68m (11'6" x 5'6")

White suite comprising, panel bath with chrome furniture and shower with glazed side screen, wash hand basin, low level w.c., vanity unit wash hand basin with storage cupboard under, low level w.c., tiled flooring, heated chrome towel rail, decorative spotlighting, extractor fan.


Outside is a carefully considered landscaped garden with a magnificent built in barbeque area with shelving, worktop and recess for barbeque. Access is then gained to lawned garden with flowering borders, additional large decking area ideal for alfresco dining taking advantage of the delightful views over the Derwent Valley.

HOME OFFICE/GYM/CHILDREN'S PLAY ROOM  -  5.18m x 5.11m (17'0" x 16'9")

Full power, lighting and patio doors. Please note the roof has artificial turf ideal for an area for sunbathing!

The garden continues with a variety of lower level decking areas ideal for children to play. There is also additional garden storage.

To the front and side of the property there is ample off road parking.


Amber Valley District Council - Band G.Ecclesbourne School catchment.


From Derby via the A6 Duffield Road proceeding through Darley Abbey and Allestree. Continue through Duffield village centre and Town Street and turn left into King Street. Turn right into Vicarage Lane where St Alkmunds Close will be located on the right hand side.


Strictly by appointment through Scargill Mann & Co - Derby office (DM/SE).

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