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3 Bed House - Semi-Detached

Chestnut Cottage, Stanton-By-Dale, Derbyshire


£685,000Sold STC

Simply beautiful, three bedroom period cottage offering an idyllic location in the heart of this highly desirable village.

This is a very rare and exciting opportunity to acquire one of the finest country cottages on the market at present within the area, beautifully presented throughout and finished to an extremely high standard, is this true character home in a fine village location.

True Character Home

Spacious & Superbly Presented Throughout

Beautiful Landscaped Rear Garden

Extensive Driveway, Garage, Boot Room & Gardeners WC

Separate Annexe/Guest Accommodation

Main House Comprises Hall, Open Plan Living Kitchen, Utility/Pantry & Snug

Master Bedroom with En-Suite Bathroom

Two Further Bedrooms & Main Bathroom

Internal Viewing Essential

The property has sealed unit double glazing and comprises: entrance hall, open plan living kitchen with bespoke fitted handcrafted kitchen and pantry off, utility/fitted guest cloakroom, cosy living room to the rear with log burner and separate snug with log burner. The first floor incorporates the master bedroom with bespoke fitted wardrobes and en-suite bathroom, two further bedrooms and well appointed bathroom.

The property occupies a private plot off Pepper Lane with a side driveway giving access to a larger than average single garage, boot room and gardeners WC. The garden features attractive brick and stone walling, various patios/terraces, lawned area and to the foot of the garden is the converted Annexe which is currently assigned for guest accommodation and features a lounge/bedroom with shower room off.

The Location

Stanton By Dale is a highly desirable village conveniently located for easy access to both Nottingham and Derby and ideal commuter village for the M1 and A52 as well as the Midlands. As a whole, the village itself features country pubs, Church and fabulous walks within the surrounding open countryside along with primary schools in nearby Risley and Dale Abbey.


Ground Floor

Entrance Hall 5'5" x 3'10"

Panelled entrance door provides access into hallway with attention drawn to the underfloor heating beneath the Antique Travertine flooring throughout the ground floor and beautiful latched oak panelled doors, staircase leading to the first floor and doorway giving access to the stunning open plan living kitchen.

Stunning Open Plan Living Kitchen 28'6" x 13'10"

A dual aspect room with sealed unit double glazed window to front, two matching windows to side and multipaned French doors to the beautiful private rear garden, comprising a bespoke fitted handcrafted kitchen with solid wood worktops and glazed tiled surrounds, inset one and a quarter ceramic sink unit with mixer tap, a stylish range of fitted base cupboards and drawers with a complementary range of wall mounted cupboards, dresser style unit with china display cabinets and plate racking, appliance space suitable for a large Aga Range electric cooker, integrated Miele fridge and Bosch dishwasher, recessed ceiling spotlighting, feature exposed beam, latched panelled door to useful pantry with fitted shelving also providing appliance space suitable for freezer, panelled door to storage cupboard with shelving and further panelled door to utility room.

Utility/WC 7'8" x 5'4"

With woodblock worktops with appliance spaces beneath suitable for tumble dryer and washing machine, low flush WC, wash handbasin and recessed ceiling spotlighting.

Pantry 5'4" x 2'9"

Lounge Area

Positioned to the rear of the living kitchen, ideal for a large corner sofa providing views over the garden through the fore-mentioned sealed unit double glazed French doors and features an impressive cast iron Clearview log burner.

Snug 12'10" x 12'5"

Again, a beautiful room with feature exposed brick chimney breast and raised stone hearth with Stovax cast iron log burner, feature exposed beam and sealed unit double glazed windows to both front and rear.

First Floor


With access to loft space, feature exposed beam and latched doors to all bedrooms and bathroom.

Master Bedroom 13'11" x 8'10"

With a period style central heating radiator, extensive range of bespoke fitted wardrobes and drawers, two sealed unit double glazed Velux windows to side, further sealed unit double glazed window to rear overlooking garden and latched panelled door to the superbly appointed en-suite bathroom.

Superbly Appointed En-Suite Bathroom 6'4" x 5'2"

Partly tiled with a white suite comprising low flush WC, vanity unit with wash handbasin and drawers beneath, panelled bath with shower attachment, towel radiator, extractor fan and sealed unit double glazed Velux window to side.

Bedroom Two 12'10" x 12'8"

Again, an impressive room with feature cast iron fire surround, period style central heating radiator, impressive principal beam and sealed unit double glazed window to front.

Bedroom Three 13'2" x 8'3"

With a period style central heating radiator and sealed unit double glazed window to front.

Bathroom 9'4" x 5'5"

Again, superbly appointed and partly tiled with a white suite comprising low flush WC, vanity unit with wash handbasin and drawer beneath, jacuzzi bath, separate shower cubicle with integrated shower, chrome towel radiator and sealed unit double glazed window to rear.


Without doubt, a true feature of this property is its position on Pepper Lane in the heart of the village and features a block paved driveway providing ample car standing accessed via remote controlled timber gates with further pedestrian hand gate. The driveway continues down the side of the garden and culminates in a good sized garage with remote up and over door, power and lighting as well as useful attic space/storage.

Beautiful Landscaped Garden

This beautifully landscaped garden features stone and brick retaining walls, various stone/cobbled patios/terraces, gravelled areas, well kept lawn with herbaceous borders containing plants, shrubs and trees and further flagstone patio area to the foot of the garden where the access to the Annexe can be found. The rear garden offers a good degree of privacy which must be seen to be fully appreciated and also features ornamental lighting within the garden.

Boot Room 9'1" x 4'3"

Gardeners WC 5'1" x 4'0"

Detached Garage 15'8" x 11'1"

Further Note:

The property benefits from rainwater harvesting, solar thermal panels inset into the roof, additional air to water heat pump heating and integrated surround sound to the kitchen diner, lounge, all bedrooms and garden.


This is a fabulous accompaniment to the sale of this property by way of an Annexe located at the foot of the garden, ideal for guest accommodation and accessed via uPVC double glazed French doors which lead into the lounge/bedroom.

Lounge/Bedroom 15'9" x 10'4"

With electric heating, recessed ceiling spotlighting and panelled door to the shower room.

Shower Room 6'1" x 4'6"

Comprising low flush WC, wash handbasin, shower cubicle, electric wall mounted heater, recessed ceiling spotlighting and window to side.

Council Tax Band D - Erewash