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9 bedroom detached house for sale

Tintwistle, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13


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Stunning location, extensive accommodation and flexibility of design leads itself to a variety of potential buyers for this jewel of a property, situated in the Peak Park and enjoying fine views, including an exceptional outlook down the reservoir valley. The property represents two sets of living accommodation, centred around a middle entrance hallway, extending to nine bedrooms, eight reception rooms and a variety of utilities. It is situated in an off road location, truly rural with business possibilities to the substantial outbuilding for holiday lets. Standing in three acres of grounds, truly unique and worthy of an inspection. EPC:- F
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Situated in a truly rural location with enviable views to all elevations, including a stunning outlook over the reservoir valley. This superb detached property occupies a plot extending to approximately three acres and represents an excellent opportunity for those seeking unusual accommodation, with flexibility that will appeal to a variety of needs. There are electric storage heaters throughout, complemented by double glazed units in timber frames. The properties previous history is given away by the stone detailing and variety of shapes and sizes of windows, which give it a charming and unusual appearance.

The accommodation is best explained in it's present usage, which is effectively as a conjoined property centred around a middle entrance hallway and serving as two houses comprising of an east and west wing. However, overall the accommodation presently comprises of central entrance hallway with galleried landing, four lounges including large combined lounge/dining room, formal dining room, two kitchens, two utility rooms, ground floor wc's, and useful study area. Whilst to the first floor in total there are nine bedrooms, five sets of bathrooms/shower rooms and wc's. To the second floor there is a dressing room. The accommodation is equipped with AGA range stoves, solid fuel burning stove style fires, all lending to it's country theme.

Externally to the property the plot extends to approximately three acres and houses a substantial outbuilding, which lends itself ideally to conversion to holiday lets providing a business opportunity. The property has good parking facilities with driveway accessing sizeable forecourt.

The property can be approached from two different country lanes, the main access being from Tintwistle over the reservoir bridge, down the single track country lane for approximately one mile. The access road is situated on the right hand side and the property is situated approximately 300 yards from the lane. It's location is ideal for those seeking peace and tranquility set amongst the hills of the Peak National Park, it is easy to lose track of how convenient the property is situated to local road networks connecting to surrounding towns and business conurbations. Offering ready access to the thriving town of Glossop, with its comprehensive shopping facilities and a regular rail service connecting to Manchester Piccadilly.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor - Solid timber entrance doorway with matching side panels and decorative double glazed units, leading to central entrance hallway.

East Wing -

Central Entrance Hallway - Galleried landing and arched feature window looking into main accommodation. Arched window looking out and as with all windows in this property providing fine views. Substantial timber door accessing beautifully appointed lounge to the east wing.

Family Room - 17'6 x 14'3 (5.33m x 4.34m) - Partial parquet flooring, two double glazed windows to the front elevation with timber sills and matching timber detailing, twin beamed ceiling, small window to rear elevation indicative of its agricultural past, storage heater, traditional access door to study.

Study - 9'0 x 9'8 (2.74m x 2.95m) - Timber flooring, two double glazed windows to front elevation, storage heater, access to ground floor wc.

Ground Floor Wc - Matching timber flooring, close coupled wc and pedestal wash hand basin, window to rear elevation.

Store Room - Housing the mains meters and electrics for the rest of the house with consumer units etc.

Lounge/Dining Room - 24'5 x 15'0 (7.44m x 4.57m) - Oak timber flooring, windows to rear and side with Mullions, the window to the side elevation enjoys spectacular views over the reservoir valley and has a window seat to maximise the enjoyment. Substantial stone hearth with multi fuel burner and side plates with rough stone mantle. The dining area has a sandstone flagged floor and again Mullion window to side elevation, dog leg staircase to first floor landing with spindle balustrade. Two steps lead down to the kitchen.

Kitchen - 16'5 x 16'1 (5.00m x 4.90m) - This is the hub of the house with ample range of base and eye level units in limed oak, surmounted by granite work surface incorporating single drainer 11/2 bowl sink unit with mixer tap over, tiling to recesses, again window to side elevation with reservoir valley views, Quarry tiled flooring, beautiful feature AGA range, two windows to the inner courtyard. Plumbing for automatic dishwasher, access to utility room.

Utility Room - 7'9 x 7'3 (2.36m x 2.21m) - Making great boot room and has a quarry tiled floor, plumbing for automatic washing machine, window to rear and stable door accessing side patio.

First Floor -

Landing - 'L'shaped.

Bedroom One - 11'5 x 14'6 (3.48m x 4.42m) - A bright and airy room with windows to rear and side, exposed timber flooring, storage heater, dog leg staircase to Dressing room.

Dressing Room - Provides a great use of space, ideal for all year round storage, Velux style ceiling window providing natural light and eaves storage.

Bedroom Two - 9 x 11'8 (0.23m x 3.56m) - Mullion double glazed window to side elevation, electric storage heater.

Shower Room/Wc - Travertine style tiling to floor and half height to walls with matching tiling to enclosed shower, glazed door and mains shower unit. Vanity wash hand basin extending into hideaway cistern close coupled wc, window to rear elevation, electric storage heater.

Bathroom/Wc - Suite in white comprising of vanity wash hand basin, panelled bath with hand shower over, close coupled wc with hideaway cistern, ceramic tiling to floor and walls, storage heater.

Bedroom Three - 8'6 x 14'2 (2.59m x 4.32m) - Storage heater, double glazed window to rear elevation, access to loft space.

Bedroom Four - 8'7 x 10'8 (2.62m x 3.25m) - Built-in storage cupboard, electric storage heater and access to galleried landing.

West Wing - Accessed from the central entrance hallway to inner hallway.

Lobby - Return flight staircase to first floor landing, two steps down to lower Inner Hallway.

Inner Hallway - Welsh slate flooring.

Sitting Room - 14'9 x 17'0 (4.50m x 5.18m) - Window to side elevation, feature stone built fireplace with solid fuel burning stove, beautiful arched window with views over surrounding countryside.

Living Room - 10' x 16'4 (3.05m x 4.98m) - Arched window enjoying hill views, electric storage heater.

Formal Dining Room - 17'8 x 14'4 (5.38m x 4.37m) - Double glazed window to front elevation, two storage heaters.

Kitchen - 19'6 x 15'0 (5.94m x 4.57m) - A farmhouse kitchen fitted with an ample range of base and eye level units, Quarry tiled flooring, beautiful AGA range set to stone recess with timber header, windows to side and rear, second access door leading to inner lobby.

Rear Hallway - Quarry tiled floor extending through to utility area.

Utility Area - 10'9 x 7'9 (3.28m x 2.36m) - Belfast sink unit, windows to front and side elevations.

Ground Floor Wc - Close coupled wc, wall mounted wash hand basin.

First Floor -

Landing - Beautiful stone archway leading to lower level and inner hallway accessing bedroom. Gallery to landing, a stunning feature to the property which stands to the centre of the entrance hallway and underpins the availability to live separately, yet conjoined in this beautiful home.

Bedroom Five - 9'3 x 14'4 (2.82m x 4.37m) - Built-in eaves storage and window to side elevation, storage heater.

Bathroom/Wc - Suite in cream and comprises of pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled wc and timber panelled bath with hand shower over, part tiling to walls, Velux style ceiling window.

Bedroom Six - 9'6 x 10'9 (2.90m x 3.28m) - Further bedroom with porthole style window, Velux style ceiling light and eaves storage.

Bedroom Seven - 14'7 x 10'6 (4.45m x 3.20m) - Three windows to front elevation, electric storage heater, access to en-suite shower room.

En-Suite Shower Room/Wc - Dual flush wc, vanity wash hand basin and shower enclosure.

Bedroom Eight - 12'6 x 15'2 (3.81m x 4.62m) - Double glazed window to side elevation, electric storage heater.

Shower Room/Wc - Vanity wash hand basin, close coupled wc and glazed shower enclosure with mains shower, tiling to walls, shaver socket and Velux style ceiling light.

Bedroom Nine - 11'1 x 15'1 (3.38m x 4.60m) - Stone detailing, sloping ceiling, double glazed window to front elevation.

Septic tank drainage, mains electric, no gas.

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24 March 2016

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