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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Moorside Lane, Askwith, Otley, West Yorkshire

Under Offer £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Reception hall
  • Breakfast kitchen, Sitting room, Play room, Study, Cloakroom, Utility room
  • Master bedroom with en-suite, 4 Further bedrooms (3 en-suite), House bathroom, Linen room/nursery
  • Gardens, Double garage, 3 Barns (one with 4 loose horse boxes and 2 lockable tack rooms), Dog Kennel, Paddocks
  • In all about 8.82 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Moorside Barn is a stunning family house that was converted in 2002 by the present owner and extended in 2007 to an extremely high standard. The property is a wonderfully light and spacious home with well thought out accommodation and retains many character features such as beautiful original oak beams, exposed stone work, Machells oak flooring and Yorkshire stone floors. The property offers double glazing throughout and underfloor heating all through the ground floor and the majority of the first floor. The front door opens into a light and airy reception hall which features a large barn window overlooking the garden and the paddock beyond, off this lies the fabulous breakfast kitchen with china red slate flooring, a 2 door electric AGA with independent electric oven and halogen hob, integrated appliances, a centre island and work surfaces topped with granite. There is space for a large kitchen table and living area as well as French doors that face south taking advantage of the marvellous views. Leading off from the reception hall to the opposite end of the breakfast kitchen is the play room and adjacent is the sitting room, this has a feature stone fireplace with multi-fuel burning stone and aspects out to the front and rear of the property. The ground floor also features a useful utility/boot room with extensive built in coat and boot racks, a study and downstairs cloakroom. A stair case leads to the first floor where the master bedroom with en-suite shower room and built in wardrobe is located, there are four further double bedrooms of which two share an en-suite shower room and an impressive house bathroom with built in television over the bath. There is an additional smaller room which could be a nursery, a small single bedroom, linen/laundry room or first floor study.

EPC rating D

Moorside barn is located just outside the sought after village of Askwith in a wonderful elevated position overlooking the stunning Wharfdale Valley towards Ilkley Moor and is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Askwith itself has a thriving village pub as well as a highly regarded primary school and is ideally placed between
the fashionable spa town of Ilkley, approximately 4 miles and the historic market town of Otley, approximately 4 miles. Both towns have a variety of everyday facilities including shopping, social and recreational facilities and the area has outstanding primary and secondary schools both state and private. The cosmopolitan town of Harrogate is approximately 14 miles and provides an even wider range of shopping facilities, an excellent range of restaurants, café bars, theatre and cinema as well extensive recreational facilities. Transport links are most accessible with the closest train station being at Ben Rhydding which is approximately 3.5 miles away and provides a fast line into Bradford or to Leeds, which has fast services to London Kings Cross or further north to
Newcastle and Edinburgh. The M621 motorway is approximately 19 miles away giving access to the main road networks and Leeds Bradford International airport only 9 miles.

Situated in a secluded and peaceful setting Moorside Barn is approached through a wooden gate to a generous gravelled parking area. There is a double garage which also boast a tiled storage room with a sink as well as a separate lockable dog kennel which has its own hatch out to an enclosed gated run. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn, there is a paved area for table and chairs, ideal for entertaining and a paved path that runs the length of the house, there is also a mini orchard which provides a glut of apple trees and a green house. The garden can be made secure so is ideal for animals or small children. The paddocks surround the property to the south and west, there is a smaller paddock to the south and a large paddock to the east, in all there is approximately 8.82 acres. To the north of the property lie the barns, there are three in total, 2 large barns of
which one houses 4 loose horse boxes and 2 lockable tack rooms and a smaller barn ideal for storage, there is an enclosed yard in front and access is through the paddock.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 October 2015

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