4 bedroom detached house for sale

Burlington House, Lothersdale, BD20 8EL

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

With origins dating back in excess of 300 years and having a generous floor area of approximately 2350 sq ft, this imposing property is traditionally constructed in dressed Yorkshire stonework covered with a traditional slate roof and stands amidst mature landscaped gardens in the heart of one of the most desirable and highly regarded rural villages in the South Craven area.

Sympathetically restored and re-furbished and containing a wealth of original beamed ceilings, panelled doors and fine period fireplaces, the accommodation is full of interesting nooks and crannies and includes 2 principal Reception Rooms, a Study, Storeroom and Utility together with a lovely family Kitchen which also boasts an electric Aga Cooker.

There are 4 first floor Bedrooms, 2 stylish Bathrooms and an additional room which could be adapted to create a further En-Suite Bathroom for Bedroom 4.

Lothersdale is a much sought after and highly regarded rural village which stands within beautiful rolling countryside close to the Yorkshire Lancashire border. This thriving community is well served by a good selection of social, sporting and cultural organisations, having an established trout lake, a traditional pub and a much admired Primary School which is repeatedly recommended in glowing Ofsted reports.

Of special appeal to those families seeking the pleasures of true village life and enjoying a South facing aspect to the front, the property is served by oil fired central heating and in detail comprises:

TO THE GROUND FLOOR

Part glazed panelled grand entrance door to:

DINING HALL: 15'2" x 12'10" with exposed floorboards, double doors to inner hall, delph rack, bay window and opening to:

LIVING ROOM: 14'11" x 12'10" with Adams style fire place and mantel, open grate fire, marble hearth and brick interior, piano recess, T.V point, exposed floorboards and bay window.

SITTING ROOM: 13'11" x 15'1" with beamed ceilings, open grate fire with Adams style surround and mantel with marble hearth and brick interior, windows on 2 sides and TV point.

KITCHEN: 12'9" x 14'6" (max) with range of Oak effect wall and base units with working surfaces over incorporating 1 bowl stainless steel sink unit, white electric Aga, separate electric oven with ceramic hob, integrated fridge, dishwasher plumbing, breakfast bar, window seat with stone mullion, exposed purlin, Velux window, Indian slate flooring, part tiled walls, windows on 2 sides and good sized pantry with matching floor and shelves.

PORCH: with part glazed doors to side and rear and access to useful stone outbuilding.

REAR HALL/UTILITY: 11'0" x 7'10" with stone flagged floor, delph rack, coat hooks, oil fired boiler, double part glazed panelled doors to rear and to INNER HALL with original stone staircase off.

STUDY: 9'3" x 12'10" (max) with understairs store place, stone flagged floor and mullioned window.

BOOT ROOM: 11'8" x 5'11" with stone floor, work bench, small feature windows on 3 sides and external door to bike shed.

TO THE FIRST FLOOR

LANDING: 19'4" x 3'6" with wide boarded floor, ceiling cornice and window on the stairs overlooking the garden to the rear.

BEDROOM 1: 14'9" x 14'7" (front) with bay window.

BATHROOM: with 3 piece suite in white comprising Spa bath with shower attachment and folding screen, majority tiled walls, his and hers circular bowl sink units with cupboards under, shaver point, large wall mirror, low suite w.c, tiled floor, ladder radiator, cylinder and airing cupboard, ceiling spotlights and under floor heating.

BEDROOM 2: 12'10" x 15'2" (front) with bay window.

BEDROOM 3: 14'11" x 12'2" (front) with exposed floorboards, bay window, cast iron fireplace with timber surround and wardrobe to one side, 4 wall light points and access to roof void.

SECOND BATHROOM: with 3 piece suite in white comprising shaped shower bath with curved screen, pedestal wash hand basin, low suite w.c, half tiled walls, shaver point, windows on 2 sides, dark wide boarded floor and cylinder & airing cupboard.

BEDROOM 4: 9'5" x 8'1" (rear) with ceiling spotlights, access to roof void and leading to:

BEDROOM 5/DRESSING ROOM: 11'7" x 6'2" (which could be an En-Suite to Bedroom 4) with windows on 2 sides and exposed purlins.

TO THE OUTSIDE

There is a lovely lawned garden to the front with mature flower borders enclosed by stone walls and an imposing cast iron gate and railings.

To the rear is a sheltered sitting out area with steps up to generous split level lawns with flower borders, rockeries, a stone arbour, compost area (also housing the oil tank), a small pond and a mixture of fruit trees containing plum, apple and pear, the whole backing onto open fields and enjoying long distance views.

There are also fruit trees at a slightly lower level with raspberries, kiwi, gooseberries and blackberries with access to a lean to bike shed/tool store.

There is a driveway to the west side of the house with additional land providing valuable space for private on-site parking. There is also a small parcel of land across the road from Burlington House fronting onto Lothersdale Beck.

SERVICES: Private Borehole and Dale End Spring water supply. Mains drainage and electricity are connected to the property. The heating/electrical appliances and any fixtures and fittings included in the sale have not been tested by the Agents and we are therefore unable to offer any guarantees in respect of them.

COUNCIL TAX: Verbal enquiry reveals that this property has been placed in category G.

POST CODE: BD20 8EL

TENURE: The property is freehold and vacant possession will be given on completion of the sale.

VIEWING: Please contact the selling Agents, Messrs. Wilman and Wilman who will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements and supply any further information.

PRICE: 450,000

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Nearest stations

  • Cononley (2.2 mi)
  • Skipton (3.7 mi)
  • Steeton & Silsden (4.9 mi)
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The Old Bank, 19 Main Street, Cross Hills, BD20 8TA

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Nearest stations

  • Cononley (2.2 mi)
  • Skipton (3.7 mi)
  • Steeton & Silsden (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Wilman & Wilman, Cross Hills

The Old Bank, 19 Main Street, Cross Hills, BD20 8TA

01535 447028 Local call rate

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