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Aston Towers 27 Cross Lane, Coal Aston, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 3AL

Offers in the region of: £949,950
A truly unique opportunity has arisen to acquire this substantial six-bedroomed family residence, which stands within approximately 2 acres of gardens and woodland. Aston Towers offers extensive accommodation with a wealth of character features with parts of the house dating back to the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries.
  • * A Substantial Six Bedroomed Residence *
  • * Standing Within a Plot of Approximately 2 Acres *
  • * Parts dating back to the 18th Century *
  • * A Wealth of Character Features *
  • * Four Well Proportioned Reception Rooms *
  • * Six Double Bedrooms *
  • * New Contemporary Master En-Suite *
  • * Three Bathrooms *
  • * Expansive Private Gardens *
  • * Double Garage and Workshop *
The current owners of the property have carried out sympathetic refurbishment works including re-plastering, insulating, two new bathrooms and new cloakrooms, new UPVC and timber windows and doors and a new central heating system.
Having the benefit of a spacious breakfast kitchen, four well-proportioned reception rooms, a master bedroom with dressing room and contemporary en-suite, five further double bedrooms and two additional bathrooms. The exterior of this fabulous property has expansive formal gardens and a range of outbuildings including a double garage, an additional garage/workshop and greenhouse.
Situated with convenient access to all of the amenities of Coal Aston and Dronfield, including supermarkets, shops, public houses, restaurants, schooling and parks. Also having good access to the Dronfield train station and being within a comfortable drive to Sheffield’s city centre and the Peak District National Park.
The property briefly comprises on the ground floor: Entrance vestibule, cloakroom, entrance hall, drawing room, dining room, sitting room, inner hall, breakfast kitchen, pantry, inner hallway, rear porch, snug/office and WC.
On the first floor: Landing, master bedroom, master dressing room, master en-suite, bedroom 2, bedroom 3, inner landing, family shower room, WC, inner landing hallway, bedroom 4, bedroom 5, bedroom 6 and family bathroom.
On the basement level: Cellar 1, cellar 2 and cellar 3.
Drawing Room
Ground Floor
Double oak Cathedral style doors open to the:
Entrance Vestibule
Entrance Vestibule
Having a side facing timber double glazed panel, pendant light point, central heating radiator, deep skirtings and tiled flooring. Doors open to the cloakroom and entrance hall.
Cloakroom
Cloakroom
Having front and side facing timber double glazed obscured windows, flush light point, central heating radiator, deep skirtings and Amtico flooring. The suite comprises of a low-level WC and a wash hand basin with a chrome mixer tap. Access can be gained to a loft space.
From the entrance vestibule, a heavy timber door with a decorative obscured glazed panel opens to the:
Entrance Hall
Entrance Hall
Having a side facing decorative obscured glazed panel, coved ceiling, pendant light points, wall mounted light points, central heating radiators, telephone points, deep skirtings and wood flooring. Doors open to the drawing room, dining room, sitting room and inner hall.
Drawing Room
Drawing Room
6.6m x 4.6m (21'7" x 15'1")
An exceptionally spacious reception room with side facing timber glazed sash windows with fitted shutters. Also having a coved ceiling, flush light point, wall mounted light points, central heating radiators, TV/aerial points and deep skirtings. The focal point of the room is the wrought iron fireplace with a granite mantle, surround and hearth.
Dining Room
Dining Room
7.5m x 4.7m (24'7" x 15'5")
With ample space for a full-size dining table and having side and rear facing timber glazed sash windows with fitted shutters. Also having a coved ceiling, pendant light points, recessed lighting, wall mounted light points, central heating radiators, TV/aerial point and deep skirtings. The focal point of the room is the ornate fire place including a timber mantle and a marble surround/hearth.
Sitting Room
Sitting Room
7.8m x 4.8m (25'7" x 15'8")
Another generously proportioned reception room, with front facing timber double glazed windows, exposed timber beams, flush light points and wall mounted light points. Also having central heating radiators, a TV/aerial point, a useful fitted storage cupboard, deep skirtings and engineered timber flooring. The focal point of the room is the open fireplace with a timber mantle, cast iron/tiled surround and tiled hearth.
From the entrance hall, a timber door with obscured glazed panels opens to the:
Inner Hall
Inner Hall
Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed window with fitted timber shutters, pendant light point, wainscot panelling, central heating radiator, deep skirtings and wood flooring. To one corner, there is a useful storage cupboard. Doors open to the cellar and breakfast kitchen.
Basement Level
Stone steps lead down to the cellars, with a wall mounted light point and housing the two Glow-worm boilers. Access can be gained to cellar 1 and cellar 2.
Cellar 1
4.3m x 2.9m (14'1" x 9'6")
Having a flush light point, wall mounted storage cabinets, a Bosch tumble dryer with ventilation and stone flagged flooring.
Cellar 2
4.3m x 2.2m (14'1" x 7'2")
Having a flush light point, fitted shelving and stone flagged flooring. A timber door opens to cellar 3.
Cellar 3
5.1m x 2.2m (16'8" x 7'2")
Having a flush light point, fitted shelving and stone flagged flooring.
Ground Floor Continued
From the inner hall, a timber door with glazed panels opens to the:
Breakfast Kitchen
Breakfast Kitchen
5.5m x 5.4m (18'0" x 17'8")
Having front and rear facing UPVC double glazed windows, exposed timber beams, spotlighting and flush light points. Also having wainscot panelling, central heating radiators, telephone point, plinth heater and Amtico flooring. There’s a range of fitted base/wall and drawer units with matching granite work surfaces, upstands, under counter lighting and an inset 1.5 bowl sink with a chrome mixer tap. Appliances include a Leisure Cuisinemaster range cooker with a four-ring gas hob and Wok burner, griddle, three ovens and grill, an integrated Indesit dishwasher and an integrated fridge/freezer. There’s also the space/plumbing for an automatic washing machine and an additional fridge/freezer. A UPVC door with double glazed panels opens to the front of the property. To one corner, there’s a useful fitted storage cupboard and an oak door opens to the pantry.
Pantry
Having a front facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light point, fitted shelving and tiled flooring.
From the breakfast kitchen, an oak door opens to the:
Inner Hallway
Having a pendant light point, central heating radiator and tiled flooring. Doors open to the rear porch and snug/office. A staircase with a timber hand rail rises to the inner landing hallway.
Rear Porch
Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed window and two side facing timber double glazed windows, flush light point, exposed stone wall and tiled flooring. A composite door opens to the rear of the property.
Snug/Office
5.2m x 4.3m (17'0" x 14'1")
Having front and rear facing UPVC double glazed windows, exposed timber beams, flush light points, central heating radiators, telephone points and timber flooring. Also having a timber mantel, tiled surround and stone tiled hearth. Double doors with double glazed panels open to the front of the property. An oak door opens to a WC.
WC
Having a pendant light point, extractor fan and Amtico flooring. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin with a chrome mixer tap and tiled splash back.
From the entrance hall, a staircase with a timber handrail and balustrading rises to the:
First Floor
Landing
Landing
Having a rear facing arched timber double glazed panel, coved ceiling, pendant light points, wall mounted light point and a central heating radiator. Doors open to the master bedroom, bedroom 2 and bedroom 3 and an opening gives access to an inner landing.
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
6.6m x 4.6m (21'7" x 15'1")
Having side facing new hardwood double glazed sash windows, pendant light points, wall mounted light points, central heating radiators and a telephone point. To one corner, there’s a fitted wardrobe with shelving, drawers and a vanity mirror inside. The focal point of the room is the cast iron open fireplace with a timber mantel and tiled surround.
Master Dressing Room
Master Dressing Room
Having a front facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light points and a central heating radiator. There’s a range of fitted furniture, incorporating short/long hanging, shelving and drawers. Access can also be gained to a loft space.

A timber door opens to the:
Master En-Suite
Master En-Suite
A contemporary en-suite, with a front facing UPVC double glazed window, coved ceiling, extractor fan, flush light point and wall mounted light points. Also having contemporary radiators, one central heating and one electric, a shaver point and tiled flooring. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a vanity unit with a fitted mirror, black granite work surface, two wash hand basins with chrome mixer taps, tiled splash back and storage beneath. To one corner, there’s a fully tiled, walk-in shower enclosure with a fitted rain head shower, an additional hand shower facility and a glazed screen.
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 2
7.5m x 4.5m (24'7" x 14'9")
A spacious double bedroom on two levels, with a rear facing new hardwood double glazed sash window, pendant light point, recessed light point, central heating radiators and a TV/aerial point. Also having a pedestal wash hand basin with traditional taps. The focal point of the room is the wrought iron dog grate fireplace with a timber mantel. Wooden steps rise to a raised platform, with side facing new hardwood double glazed sash windows, a wall mounted light point and wooden flooring.
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 3
5.1m x 3.6m (16'8" x 11'9")
With a rear facing UPVC double glazed window, flush light point, wall mounted light points and a central heating radiator. Also having a range of fitted furniture, incorporating long hanging and shelving.
From the first floor landing, an opening gives access to an inner landing.
Inner Landing
Having a glazed roof light, flush light points, wall mounted light points and a central heating radiator. To one wall, there’s a fitted bookcase and to one corner there’s a fitted storage cupboard. Doors open to the WC, family shower room and inner landing hallway.
Family Shower Room
Having a front facing UPVC double glazed window, coved ceiling, extractor fan, flush light point, wall mounted light point and a central heating radiator. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a vanity unit with a fitted mirror, black granite work surface, wash hand basin with a chrome mixer tap, tiled splash back and storage beneath. To one corner, there’s a fully tiled shower enclosure with a fitted rain head shower, an additional hand shower facility and a glazed screen.
WC
Having a side facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light point, central heating radiator and a low-level WC.
Inner Landing Hallway
Having front facing UPVC double glazed windows, pendant light points and central heating radiators. Doors open to bedroom 4, bedroom 5, bedroom 6 and the family bathroom. A staircase leads down to the inner hallway on the ground floor.
Bedroom 4
Bedroom 4
4.5m x 3.3m (14'9" x 10'9")
Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed sash window, coved ceiling, pendant light point, central heating radiator, TV/aerial point and a telephone point. Also having a cast iron open fireplace and to one corner, there’s a range of fitted furniture, incorporating short hanging and shelving.
Bedroom 5
4.5m x 3.2m (14'9" x 10'5")
Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed sash window, coved ceiling, pendant light point and a central heating radiator. There’s a useful storage cupboard with short hanging and shelving.
Bedroom 6
5.0m x 3.5m (16'4" x 11'5")
Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed sash window, exposed timber beam, pendant light points, central heating radiator and a TV/aerial point.
Family Bathroom
Having a front facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light point, wall mounted light point, partially tiled walls, central heating radiator, chrome heated towel rail and tiled flooring. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin with traditional taps. Also having a freestanding bath with traditional taps.
Exterior and Gardens
From Cross Lane, electrically operated wrought iron gates open to a tarmacked driveway to the rear of the property, being bordered by mature trees, mature shrubs and lawned areas. Access can be gained to the rear porch. Also, to the rear, there’s an area being mainly laid to lawn with mature trees, shrubs, a stone-built garden store and access can be gained to the formal side gardens.

The driveway wraps around and wrought iron gates open to the side of the property and the driveway continues to the front door.
Exterior and Gardens
The large and private garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and planted shrub borders. Stone steps lead down to a further garden being mainly laid to lawn with mature trees, shrub borders and paths lead across the width of the garden, down the centre and to one side. To one corner of the garden, there’s provision for an outdoor swimming pool enclosed by stone walling. To the bottom of the garden, there is approximately one acre of woodland providing excellent screening and privacy.
Exterior and Gardens
From the gardens, stone steps rise to the driveway. The driveway provides parking for several vehicles and has exterior lighting and access can be gained to the main entrance doors. There’s also a garden being mainly laid to lawn with mature trees, a stone flagged seating terrace and a block paved centerpiece with decorative stone finials.

From the driveway, a wide opening leads to a further tarmacked parking area with mature trees and shrubs. To one side of the parking area, there’s a stone flagged seating terrace with exterior lighting, water tap and access can be gained to the breakfast kitchen and snug/office. From the parking area, access can be gained to the double garage.
Double Garage
Double Garage
5.8m x 2.9m (19'0" x 9'6")
With two sets of double heavy solid timber doors, lighting and power.
To the other side of the parking area, there’s a garage/workshop and greenhouse.
Garage/Workshop
Garage/Workshop
4.6m x 3.4m (15'1" x 11'1")
Having double heavy timber doors, a timber glazed window, lighting, power, a fitted workbench and a timber stable style door with a glazed panel.
Greenhouse
An aluminium framed greenhouse with opening windows, lighting and a fitted workbench.
Behind the greenhouse, there’s a further area being mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrub borders.
Viewing's
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Note
All measurements are approximate. None of the services, fittings or appliances (if any), heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems have been tested and therefore no warranty can be given as to their working ability. All photography is for illustration purposes only.
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