for sale
Price £ 650,000
Reference 46763
Address Sorchestun Lane, Chellaston, Derby, DE73
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Beds 4
Baths 4
Type Detached house
Tenure Freehold

The Larches is a substantial 3 storey, 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom family home in the highly desirable Swarkestone Gardens, Chellaston area with double garage & landscaped gardens


The Larches has been constructed by Swarkestone Developments to a high standard and has 10 year PREMIER guarantee.

The property has gas fired central heating system with gas underfloor heating to the ground floor, electric underfloor heating in all en suites, UPV double glazed windows and doors, German engineered kitchen with quartz worktop and upstand, instant boiling water tap, AEG integrated appliances pack. Oak internal doors and stair balustrades, Roca bathroom suites, full flooring pack, gas fire with granite surround in the lounge. In brief the accommodation comprises:- Entrance hall, cloaks/WC, dining room, lounge, kitchen with quality German kitchen and appliances, with bi fold doors to the rear enclosed garden, utility room with access to the double garage and door to the private rear garden.

To the first floor is a spacious feature landing with a storage cupboard, four double bedrooms, master suite including full height feature window beautifully fitted dressing room, stunning en suite, bedroom 2 with en-suite shower room, bedroom 3 with en suite shower room, to the second floor is bedroom 4/media room with en-suite.

Entrance Hall

Dining room


Sitting Room - Bi fold doors to enclosed rear garden

Kitchen - German kitchen, quartz worktop, 1 & half stainless steel sinks, boiling tap, large island unit with induction hob and extractor overhead, dishwasher, oven & microwave, fridge/freezer.

Utility room - German units, quartz worktop, washing machine & tumble dryer

All AEG appliances are included

Oak staircase to the first floor

Master suite


Dressing room

En suite

Bedroom 2 - Double - en-suite

Bedroom 3 - Double - en-suite

Oak staircase leading to the 2nd floor

Bedroom 4/Media room - including seating/TV area -en-suite

Fitted carpets or Camaro floor covering to all rooms.

Bathroom all tiles are included

Security alarm

Gas underfloor heating on the ground floor

Electric underfloor heating in all en suites

Heated towel rails in all en suites

Radiators on the first and second floors

Ceiling coving in the main rooms on the ground floor

Slabbed patio

Lawn laid to the rear

Outside lights front & rear

Outside tap front & rear

Outside electric plug sockets

Freeview TV aerial fitted with Power Amplifier to outlet in all rooms

Multiple BT Telephone points

Virgin Media cable installed to each living room

Block Paved drive

Double garage with electric roll over door and rear access door


Swarkestone Gardens, Chellaston,is approximately 5 miles south of Derby which is located in the East Midlands.


Chellaston retains a village atmosphere, with a thriving community spirit, it is currently the most prestigious suburb of the City with a well-established quality, housing stock also driven by the quality and reputation of Chellaston Academy it’s close proximity Rolls-Royce plc sites, East Midlands Airport and is within easy access to the national road and rail networks. With the development of the Segro East Midlands Gateway Logistics Park 7 minutes drive along the A50 this is rapidly becoming an extremely popular and desirable location.

Chellaston is set in the National Heritage Corridor and retains an idyllic semi-rural feel with a great range of local shops and traditional pubs.


Derby is currently a thriving City with low unemployment and a growing economy. It is the home to many national and famous international companies including Rolls-Royce, Toyota, Bombardier, Pendragon, JCB and many others. It also attracts a significant number of high technology companies to it’s prestigious business developments such as Pride Park. 


Derbyshire is an attractive place to live with the world famous Peak district and it’s National Park close at hand for those who like adventure and walking.  It has many great and famous country houses such as Chatsworth House and Kedleston Hall to visit.  There are also many outstanding sites of historical and natural beauty to explore, remembering that Derbyshire and the Derwent Valley in particular, was the cradle of the Industrial Revolution. The Derwent Valley, running north from Derby, is a United Nations World Heritage Site.

If you are into sailing or water sports there are many lakes to choose from with Swarkestone sailing club less than one mile away, Foremarke and Staunton Harold reservoirs or the National Water Sports Centre at Holme Pierrepont, Carsington Water and Alton Towers Resort close by.


Chellaston has a Tesco Express, Aldi, Lidl a small car repair business, a Post Office, 2 Pharmacies, a variety of local shops and a number of take-away food establishments in the village centre.


There are a variety of local schools within walking distance or a short drive; Chellaston Infants School, Chellaston Junior School, Homefields Primary School and Chellaston Academy (Senior school and 6th form college)

Foremarke Hall which is the preparatory school for the highly regarded Repton School. The Elms is the prep school for Trent College. Ockbrook co-ed for 3-18 year olds, Derby Grammar School and Derby Girls High.

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  • Alarm
  • Central heating
  • Dishwasher
  • Double glazed
  • Garage
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • White goods
  • Cable/Satellite
  • Broadband/ADSL

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