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Price £637,000

The Cottage, 42, School Lane, Chellaston, Derby, DE73 6TF
5 Bedroomed Detached House

Key Features

  • Chellaston Academy School catchment
  • Stunning detached family home - a rarity on the market
  • With an abundance of charm and character
  • Extremely spacious and well-proportioned
  • Within a plot of just under half an acre
  • Occupying a quiet position at the end of School Lane
  • No Upward Chain
  • Double glazing (where stated) and gas central heating
  • Porch, Inner Hallway, Guest Cloakroom
  • Sitting Room and Large Snug/Study


The Cottage is a superbly located charming character residence occupying a truly spacious well-proportioned living accommodation ideal for a large family. Deceptively spacious the property requires an internal inspection to fully appreciate the size of the accommodation on offer and the beautiful mature private plot in which the property stands which is just under half an acre. There is a real feel of peace and tranquility being within a short walk from an excellent range of services in Chellaston Centre.

The property benefits from an extensive driveway to the front which gives access to the integral double garage, a beautiful private rear garden which has been carefully tended and maintained by the current vendors over recent years.

Internal accommodation comprises, porch with access to very large utility, inner hallway with cloaks cupboard and guest cloakroom, dining room, sitting room, large snug/study and quality fitted kitchen. The first floor landing gives access to five genuine double bedrooms, a beautiful large family bathroom and a separate shower room.


As mentioned the property is a short walk from excellent facilities including reputable primary school, Chellaston Academy, selection of shops, regular bus service, easy access to the nearby A50 which links to the M1 and M6 motorway. The property also allows for easy access into Derby City centre and Rolls-Royce.




With radiator, quarry tiled flooring, integral door to garage, upvc double glazed windows to front, panel and glazed door to:

LARGE UTILITY ROOM  -  3.86m x 3.53m (12'8" x 11'7")

Having a range of granite effect work surfaces having part-tiled surround, inset sink unit with mixer tap, fitted base cupboards, appliance spaces suitable for fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, wall mounted boiler and panel and glazed door to rear garden.

BREAKFAST KITCHEN  -  5.26m x 3.39m (17'3" x 11'1")

With granite work surfaces having glazed tiled surround, an extensive range of fitted base cupboards with drawers under, matching island, appliance spaces suitable for a large gas Range and an American style fridge freezer, integrated dishwasher, exposed beams, recessed ceiling lighting, radiator, sealed unit double glazed window to rear, upvc double glazed French doors to garden and door leading to:


Having three radiators, staircase to first floor with stylish wood/glass balustrade, sealed unit double glazed door providing access onto the rear garden, upvc double glazed window to front, panel door to cloaks cupboard and further panel door to:


Suite comprising, low flush w.c and wash hand basin with tiled surround, radiator and upvc double glazed window to side.

DINING ROOM  -  4.08m x 3.75m (13'5" x 12'4")

Having radiator, exposed beams, upvc double glazed window to rear.

SITTING ROOM  -  5.2m x 4.98m (17'1" x 16'4")

With two radiators, feature exposed beams, two useful cupboards, upvc double glazed windows to front and rear.

LARGE SNUG/STUDY  -  5.39m x 4.36m (17'8" x 14'4")

Having radiator, feature exposed beams, upvc double glazed window to front and matching French doors to rear.



With the continuation of the feature contemporary glass and wood balustrade, four radiators, windows to the front elevation and doors off.

BEDROOM ONE  -  5.44m x 4.03m (17'10" x 13'3")

With radiator, recessed ceiling spotlighting, two upvc double glazed windows to front.

BEDROOM TWO  -  4.29m x 2.93m (14'1" x 9'7")

With radiator, upvc double glazed window to rear.

BEDROOM THREE  -  3.97m x 3.53m (13'0" x 11'7")

With radiator, upvc double glazed window to rear.

BEDROOM FOUR  -  4.75m x 3.94m (15'7" x 12'11")

With radiator, built in wardrobe, two upvc double glazed windows to rear.

BEDROOM FIVE  -  5.18m x 3.76m (17'0" x 12'4")

With radiator, built in wardrobe, feature exposed beams, double glazed window to side and rear.

LARGE FAMILY BATHROOM  -  3.8m x 3.23m (12'6" x 10'7")

Partly tiled with a white suite comprising, low flush w.c., bidet, feature roll edged bath, stylish wide ceramic sink unit with mixer tap, walk-in shower cubicle, useful fitted cupboards, radiator, exposed wooden flooring, upvc double glazed window to rear.

SHOWER ROOM  -  2.76m x 1.9m (9'1" x 6'3")

Tiled with a suite comprising, low flush w.c., vanity unit with wash hand basin and cupboards under, shower cubicle, integrated Triton shower, ladder style radiator, upvc double glazed window to rear.


The property is situated on a plot of just under half an acre and is in a fabulous position tucked away at the end of School Lane, offering a high degree of peace and tranquility whilst being within very easy access of Chellaston centre. The property benefits from an extensive driveway providing ample car standing for several vehicles and/or camper van/motorhome. This leads to:


One of the main features of this sale is the beautiful extensive rear garden which offers a high degree of privacy and a plethora of well-established and varied flowerbeds/borders, containing a truly varied range of flowering plants, shrubs and trees. There are multiple areas laid to lawn and patio ideal for outdoor dining and entertaining. The garden would ideally suit a family and is a fabulous addition to the impressive internal accommodation.


Included in the sale.


Derby City Council - Band E.


The approach from Derby City centre is to proceed out of town south along Osmaston Road passing through the suburbs of Allenton and Shelton Lock. On entering the centre of Chellaston turn left onto High Street and left again into School Lane where the property will be located towards the end of this Lane identifiable by our 'for sale' board on the left hand side.


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

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