Oakerthorpe Manor is a stunning Victorian eight bedroom property with two additional self contained apartments to the rear. Surrounded by formal gardens and woodland, extending to approximately 3 acres, this stunning period property is located in a prominent rural location, whilst also being a couple of miles from the popular town of Alfreton, access to the A38 and the M1 motorway and within a 30 minutes drive of the Peak District National Park.
The current owner have lived at the property since 2007 and have made many improvements and kept many original features to make it a large family home. The property boasts large rooms with high ceilings the property extends to 5,900 sq Ft excluding the outbuildings which are idea to be developed. The property has previously been used as a holiday let achieving circa £80,000 P.A.
Oakerthorpe Manor has many possibilities for further development. This could include further development of the family home and outbuildings, further development as a holiday let, or the conversion into holiday flats or flats for residential sale.
To view this property please call our office on 01773 769751.
Oakerthorpe Manor is located in the popular village
of Oakerthorpe, close to the village of Alfreton. The
property lies within commuting distance of Derby (14
miles), Nottingham (18 miles), Chesterfield (11 miles)
and Sheffield (24 miles). Both the A38 and M1 (J28)
motorways are within 10 miles, while Alfreton train station
offers services to Derby that provide services to London
St Pancras (1 hour 45 minutes). East Midlands Airport is
35 minutes away whilst Birmingham airport is just over an
The nearby Peak District provide for beautiful walks
and riding, whilst there is sailing and other water sports
at Carsington Water. Other local attractions include
Kedleston Hall, Chatsworth House and the market town
The property is accessed via wrought iron electric gates and a long driveway that
provides access to a large parking area to the side of the property. The front door
of the property leads into the grand reception hall, where you are greeted by ample
period features including Minton tiles, high ceilings, original cornicing, and oak floors.
To the left of the entrance hallway is a handy storage room and to the right is a w/c.
Located to the left of the reception hall is the grand drawing room with high ceilings,
original cornicing, an open fireplace, oak flooring, and an imposing bay window
with sash windows allowing ample natural light to flow into the room. Opposite
the drawing room is the kitchen with integrated appliances including, ample storage,
wood effect flooring, spotlights, and a Rayburn Royal range cooker.
Leading off the hallway is the sitting room which boasts original cornicing, oak floors,
and patio doors that leads into the garden. Opposite the sitting room is another
double bedroom with oak floors, an ornate fireplace, original cornicing, and patio
doors leading out to the south-facing garden.
At the end of the hallway is the impressive dining room with a large bay window and
window seat offering countryside views. This room also boasts cast iron radiators,
oak flooring, and a feature open fireplace that make this a real entertaining room for
the largest of dinner parties. Off the dining room is the billiards room with wooden
paneling, wood floors, large sash windows, and an ornate fireplace.
Accessed via the side of the property is the studio apartment with a kitchenette and
ensuite. Also, there is a one-bedroom apartment with an ensuite that also provides
access to the cellar. Access to the cellar can also be found off the main reception hall
of the property.
The feature oak hand-carved staircase leads to a spacious galleried landing
with high ceilings and original cornicing. To the right of the landing, there are
three double bedrooms of which two have ensuites. Bedroom three has
a roll-top bath located against the large sash window with a separate w/c,
whilst bedroom two has an ensuite shower. Located towards the middle
of the hallway is the impressive master suite with a feature fireplace, large
bay window, and an ensuite with his and hers sinks, bidet, roll-top bath, and
separate shower. Located at the end of the hallway is a separate bathroom
with a shower and another double bedroom which also benefits from
having an ensuite
The second floor of the property comprises two double bedrooms of
which both offer open views of the surrounding landscape and woodland.
The second floor also boasts a useful storage room that needs some
The property is set within southwest-facing gardens and woodland extending to circa 3 acres. Comprising of mature trees and tiered lawn areas, the grounds offer an abundance of options for those
looking for a family home or a potential holiday let business. The south lawn with the all-day sun is the ideal place to entertain and BBQ.
These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, and they do not constitute an offer of contract. Intending purchasers must rely on their own inspection of the property. None of the above appliances/services have been tested by ourselves. We recommend purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check all appliances/services before legal commitment.
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