Ruskin Drive, Derrington, Staffordshire

Offers in the Region Of £315,000

Key features

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  • Charming Character Property
  • Private Semi-Rural Location
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Ground Floor Bedroom with En-Suite Shower Room
  • Two Double Bedrooms on First Floor, One With En-Suite Bathroom
  • Driveway Parking and Lawned Gardens
  • LPA ref 39967 Planning Reference 00/39967/FUL

Full Details

The cottage sits in a generous plot with ample driveway parking and a shaped lawn to the front, located at the head of a quiet cul-de-sac the position affords the property a great deal of privacy from the neighbouring properties.

There are two reception rooms on the ground floor the dining hall and sitting room, both with original beams and exposed timbers and open fireplaces. The present owner achieved full planning permission to extend the property to quite a degree and has completed phase one of the plans to add a third bedroom and shower room on the ground floor.


To the rear is a galley style cottage kitchen with a range of solid wood wall add base units and external door to the side of the property where the foundations have been laid for a sun room as part of phase two of the planned extension.


Turned stairs rise from the sitting room to the first floor where there are two double bedrooms, one with a built-in store cupboard which houses the recently replaced mains gas combination boiler, the second bedroom having an en-suite bathroom with roll top bath, wash hand basin and WC.


Planning permission has been granted for a large extension, part of which has been completed at the rear and has the relevant completion certificate. Full details of the plans can be downloaded from the planning portal at Staffs BC website using the reference 00/39967/FUL.


Derrington is a popular location thanks to its rural outlook but within easy reach of the county town of Stafford with a mainline railway station providing regular intercity connections to London, Birmingham and Manchester. The M6 motorway is a short distance away making the location very attractive to those who commute. Derrington is surrounded by open countryside.


Derrington is an attractive Village that lies about 3 miles west of the County Town of Stafford, which has rural character surrounded by countryside and agricultural land, a Wood and Millennium Green. Derrington retains a true village identity and supportive community with a thriving Village Hall at its heart providing many activities for people of all ages.




Accommodatioon briefly comprises:


Front garden and driveway to front. Door opening into


Dining Hall 4.26x 3.65m 13’11”x 12’

Wood framed window to front elevation, open fire in exposed brick surround. Original timbers exposed.

Door to



Kitchen 5.20x 1.78m 17’x 5’10”

Quarry tiled flooring, solid wood wall and base units, plumbing under work surface for white goods.

Door to side of property.


Sitting room 4.85x 3.70m 15’11x 12’1”

Two wood framed windows to front, turned stairs tiled first floor. Open fire in exposed brick fireplace. Original beams exposed.


Rear bedroom 5.86x 1.67m 19’2x 5’5”

Quarry tiled flooring, door to rear, door to Ground floor shower room with WC, shower enclosure and wash hand basin.



With wooden door from driveway, window to side. Quarry tiled floor.


Bedroom one 4.42x 3.72m 14’6”x 12’2”

Built in cupboard housing mains gas combination boiler.

Double glazed window to front.


Bedroom two 3.85x 3.75m 12’7”x 12’3”

With an en-suite bathroom comprising roll top bath with shower attachment, WC and wash hand basin.


Mains gas, boiler three years old. Mains drainage.


Road is private and maintained by the four properties. No charge to us but access over.


Rear single story extension was completed 2008, signed off with completion certificate. Part of larger permission.


LPA ref 39967


A beautiful timbered cottage with accompanying gardens and paddocks
extending to 10 acres. Be sure to look at the 3…