Hillcrest House Thorpe, Ashbourne

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Occupying a simply stunning location at the foot of Thorpe Cloud within the heart of the beautiful Peak District stands this imposing two storey eight bedroom former coaching inn and attached two bedroom cottage with delightful grounds and pastureland. Extending to approximately 3.5 acres in all.

The main homestead was previously ran as a bed and breakfast and is now let out as self catering accommodation and would accommodate large groups and families with ease. Six of the bedrooms have en-suite facilities. The cottage provides separate two bedroom accommodation with separate defined garden area enjoying splendid views of Thorpe Cloud and the surrounding rolling hills.

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Hillcrest House Accommodation

Entrance Hall
Main entrance door to front, quarry tiled floor, hanging storage, internal access door to Reception Hall and Ground Floor Bedroom Suite

Reception Hall
Access through to Snug leading through to the ground floor reception rooms, stairs to first floor, radiator, internal access to ground floor WC.

Ground Floor Claokroom/WC
Low level WC, wash hand basin with vanity unit beneath.

Snug (14' 5'' x 9' 0'' (4.39m x 2.74m))
Open plan to Sitting Room and open arch to Dining Room, feature cast iron wood burning stove inset to exposed stone surround and quarry tiled hearth.

Sitting Room (26' 7'' x 10' 10'' (8.10m x 3.30m))
Spacious sitting room open to Snug and Dining Room providing a lovely sociable area and hub of the house. Double glazed bow windows to front elevation, radiators.

Dining Room (20' 10'' x 13' 0'' (6.35m x 3.96m))
Double glazed window to rear, laminate floor, built-in storage cupboards, internal access door to Breakfast Kitchen, door to cellar.

Breakfast Kitchen (21' 0'' x 8' 9'' (6.40m x 2.66m))
A comprehensive range of fitted wall and base units with stainless steel work tops, plumbing for dishwasher, cooker space, further appliance space, oil fired central heating boiler, breakfast bar breakfast seating area, dual bowl sink and drainer, double glazed patio door providing external access, double glazed window to rear with views of the countryside towards Thorpe Cloud.

Ground Floor Bedroom Suite (13' 3'' x 11' 2'' (4.04m x 3.40m))

Sitting Area
Double glazed bay to front, fitted shelving display units providing a divide to the sleeping area, radiator.

Ground Floor Bedroom (11' 9'' x 11' 6'' (3.58m x 3.50m))
Built-in wardrobes, radiator, laminate floor, wall lights, access to Ensuite Shower Room.

En suite Shower Room
Refitted shower suite comprising; double shower cubicle, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, cabinet storage, double glazed window to side and rear, inset spot lights.

First Floor Landing
With access via first floor passage to all first floor rooms, radiators, window seat and stairs rising again to second floor.

Bedroom Two (14' 1'' x 14' 0'' (4.29m x 4.26m))
Double glazed window to rear overlooking Thorpe Cloud and surrounding countryside, radiators, built-in double wardrobe and matching dressing table, with cupboard and drawer units.

En Suite Shower Room Two
Having refitted shower suite comprising corner shower cubicle with curved screen and sliding door, low flush WC, wash hand basin with cabinet storage beneath, heated towel rail, double glazed window.

Bedroom Three (12' 1'' x 11' 9'' (3.68m x 3.58m))
Having a range of fitted bedroom furniture including single wardrobe, dressing table and matching chest of drawers, double glazed window enjoying lovely open outlook, radiator.

En Suite Shower Room Three
Re-fitted three piece shower suite comprising, corner shower cubicle with curved screen and sliding door, wash hand basin, low flush WC, double glazed window.

Bedroom Four (12' 0'' x 12' 0'' (3.65m x 3.65m))
Double glazed window enjoying views across the land to the surrounding countryside, radiator.

En Suite Shower Room Four
Having white three piece shower cubicle comprising; double shower cubicle, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, cabinet storage.

Second Floor Landing
Access to all first floor bedrooms via second floor passage, radiator, window enjoying open outlook

Bedroom Five (10' 6'' x 8' 6'' (3.20m x 2.59m))
Built-in cupboard storage, radiator, wash hand basin with tiled splash back and shaver light, double glazed window to rear overlooking the beautiful Thorpe Cloud and surrounding rolling hills.

Bedroom Six (14' 1'' x 11' 0'' (4.29m x 3.35m) maximum measurement)
Having comprehensive range of matching fitted bedroom furniture including two single wardrobes, fitted dressing units with drawer storage and cupboards, radiator, double glazed window enjoying open aspect over the land and surrounding countryside.

En Suite Shower Room Six
Re-fitted white shower suite comprising shower cubicle with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, low flush WC, electric heater, Velux window.

Bedroom Seven (11' 7'' x 10' 8'' (3.53m x 3.25m))
Double glazed window enjoying stunning views of Thorpe Cloud and the surrounding Peak District countryside, wash hand basin with splash backs and cabinet storage beneath, radiator.

Family Bathroom
Three piece Bathroom suite comprising: double shower cubicle, low flush WC, and pedestal wash hand basin, heated towel rails, double glazed Velux window.

Bedroom Eight (9' 9'' x 9' 9'' (2.97m x 2.97m))
Radiator, double glazed window.

En Suite Shower Room Eight
Three piece refitted white shower suite comprising; corner curved shower screen with door, wash hand basin, corner low flush WC, double glazed window, towel rail radiator and shaver light.

Hillcrest House Annex
Situated adjacent to the main homestead with surprisingly spacious accommodation of a versatile nature and a rather quirky design, there is an interconnected door at the first floor level providing potential to utilise the area off the Cottage Bedroom accessed from a separate stair case.

Entrance Hall
Double glazed glass panelled door to front, and access through to the rear garden, stairs rising to first floor with under stairs storage cupboard, exposed beam to ceiling

Lounge (15' 8'' x 10' 5'' (4.77m x 3.17m))
Double glazed window to side and rear, feature fireplace to the corner with stone hearth, four wall lights

Ground Floor Bathroom
Three piece bathroom suite comprising; panelled bath, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, obscured double glazed window to rear, part tiled walls, heated towel rail.

Breakfast Kitchen (15' 0'' x 7' 7'' (4.57m x 2.31m))
Matching wall and base units with work surface over and tiled splash backs, sink and drainer, tiled floor, integrated dishwasher, fridge/freezer space, electric hob and oven, double glazed window to front and rear, internal access door Utility Room.

Utility Room
Double glazed door providing external access to the front, tiled floor, wall and base store cupboard with worksurface above, hanging and shelf storage, internal access door to Study.

Study (11' 4'' x 10' 9'' (3.45m x 3.27m) plus recess)
Double glazed window enjoying a stunning outlook toward Thorpe Cloud and the surrounding countryside, stairs rising to first floor hobby room, tiled floor.

Boiler Room
Tiled floor, central heating boiler, plumbing for washing machine, low flush WC, double glazed window to rear, tiled walls.

First Floor Hobby Room
Accessed from the Ground Floor Study with stairs leading directly into the room, Window overlooking Thorpe Cloud, Velux window, radiator, exposed beams. This room has an interconnecting door to the Cottage bedroom and could be access directly from the Bedroom.

Cottage First Floor

Built-in storage space and internal access to first floor rooms.

Bedroom One annex (12' 2'' x 10' 3'' (3.71m x 3.12m))
Velux window and radiator with interconnecting door to Hobby Room.

Shower Room
Two piece shower suite comprising shower cubicle with shower over, vanity wash hand basin with cabinet storage beneath, Velux window.

Separate WC
Low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin

Bedroom Two annex (12' 3'' x 10' 4'' (3.73m x 3.15m))
Double glazed window to side enjoying open views across the garden and fields to surrounding countryside, radiator.

The property occupies a simply stunning location at the foot of Thorpe Cloud and close the picturesque and much photographed Stepping Stones at Dovedale within the beautiful Peak District National Park.

The property is accessed directly from the lane side leading onto a tarmacadam driveway which opens out to provide a vast amount of hardstanding for a number of vehicles and field access gate to the land. There is a lawned area with matured shrub beds interspersed adjacent with patio seating to the immediate front of the property and undercover canopy seating area. This area is predominantly used by the Hillcrest House.

There is a further garden area to side of the Cottage which has been enclosed by fence and hedging and enjoys the stunning views of Thorpe Cloud. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with patio seating area and large timber storage shed.

The land extends to approximately 3 acres and is retained in a single enclosure, it can be accessed from either the main driveway or alternatively from a grass track access from the lane and furthermore from a gated access at the far end of the field off Glebe Lane. The paddock is grass with hedge, fence border and stone wall border.

General Remarks

Tenure and Possession
The property is sold Freehold with vacant possession.

Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected. Oil fired central heating.

Fixtures and Fittings
Only those fixtures and fittings referred to in the sale particulars are included in the purchase price.

Local Authority
Derbyshire Dales District Council

Rights of Way, Wayleaves and Easements
The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way, wayleaves and easements whether or not they are defined in these particulars.

Strictly by appointment through the Ashbourne Office.

From Ashbourne - Proceed towards Buxton on the A515 at Sandybrook take the left turn signposted Thorpe, continue on this lane going past the Old Dog public house and into the village of Thorpe, on exiting the village the property will be found on the left hand side before you descend into Dovedale clearly identified by the Bagshaws ‘For Sale’ board.


Agents Note
Bagshaws LLP have made every reasonable effort to ensure these details offer an accurate and fair description of the property but give notice that all measurements, distances and areas referred to are approximate and based on information available at the time of printing. These details are for guidance only and do not constitute part of the contract for sale. Bagshaws LLP and their employees are not authorised to give any warranties or representations in relation to the sale.