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The Common, Quarndon

Offers in excess of £1,495,000

Full Description

Welcome to Fairfield House, a truly remarkable period residence nestled in a secluded and highly sought-after location. This exceptional property is truly one-of-a-kind, featuring an indoor swimming pool, a coach house (with previously granted planning permission for conversion), a convenient carport, and picturesque formal gardens that grace the eastern, southern, and western aspects, providing breath-taking panoramic views.

Nestled in complete privacy, Fairfield House stands without immediate neighbours and is accessed via secure gates directly from The Common. The house has been meticulously reimagined and reconfigured to meet the demands of contemporary family life. Upon entering a welcoming reception hallway, you’ll be greeted by two distinct reception rooms, both benefiting from a sunny southern exposure. The heart of the home is an open-plan space combining a cosy, traditional kitchen, a spacious dining area ideal for family occasions, and a comfortable living room. Additional features of the main floor include a generous utility room, a rear lobby, a pantry, a handy porch and a vaulted cellar. The first-floor accommodations are accessed via an ornate staircase and include a sumptuous principal bedroom suite with an expansive bedroom area, a substantial dressing room, and an en-suite bathroom. The first floor also features a second en-suite bedroom, a third bedroom with its own dressing room, a fourth spacious double bedroom, and a convenient shower room.

Attached to the main residence is a generous leisure facility with a 10m x 5m swimming pool, complete with changing and toilet facilities, as well as a sauna and takes full advantage of the surrounding countryside views.

The estate spans to approximately 1 acre and provides ample parking options, including a three-vehicle carport. Adjacent to this, you’ll find a two-story detached coach house currently used for garaging and storage, with prior planning permission (now lapsed) for conversion. The grounds feature meticulously maintained lawns, an orchard, raised garden beds and planters, a charming summer house, and a perfectly situated patio with commanding south-facing views.

Fairfield House boasts a rich history with connections to the nearby Kedleston Hall estate, located just under 2 miles away. The small hamlet of Quarndon has long been an aspirational residential destination, offering a village primary school, cricket club, church, and a popular public house and restaurant. Nearby Duffield provides the Ecclesbourne secondary school and sixth form, along with a range of convenient shopping options and a growing selection of fine dining establishments, wine bars, and coffee shops.

This stunning property offers the perfect blend of an idyllic, secluded setting and proximity to all the conveniences of modern living, making it an unparalleled opportunity.
Highly Sought-After Location
EPC Rating E
Breath-Taking Derbyshire Views
Large Indoor Swimming Pool
Stands In Just Under 1 Acre Of Landscaped Grounds
Sumptuous Principle Bedroom Suite

Entrance Hall

Living Room 17' 4'' x 15' 7'' (5.28m x 4.75m)

Study 16' 10'' x 14' 10'' (5.13m x 4.52m)

Family Area 12' 7'' x 11' 7'' (3.83m x 3.53m)

Dining Room 16' 1'' x 10' 7'' (4.90m x 3.22m)

Kitchen 13' 7'' x 12' 11'' (4.14m x 3.93m)

Utility Room 13' 10'' x 8' 0'' (4.21m x 2.44m)

Pantry 7' 10'' x 6' 10'' (2.39m x 2.08m)

Cloakroom/W.C 9' 2'' x 8' 7'' (2.79m x 2.61m)

Porch 23' 5'' x 4' 11'' (7.13m x 1.50m)

First Floor Landing

Master Bedroom 16' 9'' x 14' 8'' (5.10m x 4.47m)

En-Suite 10' 7'' x 6' 2'' (3.22m x 1.88m)

En-Suite 17' 4'' x 9' 4'' (5.28m x 2.84m)

Bedroom Two 12' 4'' x 11' 11'' (3.76m x 3.63m)

Bedroom Three 13' 3'' x 10' 5'' (4.04m x 3.17m)

Bedroom Four 13' 9'' x 7' 10'' (4.19m x 2.39m)

Walk In Wardrobe/Dressing Room 10' 11'' x 7' 10'' (3.32m x 2.39m)

Shower Room One 10' 8'' x 4' 10'' (3.25m x 1.47m)

Shower Room Two 8' 7'' x 2' 10'' (2.61m x 0.86m)

Leisure Facility

Glazed and overlooking open countryside and housing a swimming pool with steps and cover, tiled surround, changing room with toilet and shower, sauna and plant room.


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Property Features

  • Remarkable Period Property
  • Epc Rating E
  • Large Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Sumptuous Principle Bedroom Suite
  • One Of A Kind Opportunity
  • Highly Sought-after Location
  • Breath-taking Derbyshire Views
  • Stands In Just Under 1 Acre Of Landscaped Grounds
  • Detached Coach House (with Lapsed Planning Permission)
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Hannells Estate Agents
18 Park Farm Shopping Centre
DE22 2QN

Opening Times

Mon – Fri: 09:00am – 17:30pm
Sat: 09:00am – 16:00pm
Sun: Closed

Tel: 01332 556633

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