5 bedroom detached house for sale

South Lane, Cawthorne

£1,600,000

Property Description

Key features

  • MODERNISED TRHOUGHOUT
  • SOUTH FACING GARDENS
  • SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION
  • 1.5 ACRE GROUNDS
  • PRIVATE SETTING
  • LOCAL SERVICES & AMENITIES
  • OPEN COUNTRYSIDE
  • M1 ACCESS
  • SPACIOUS ACCOMMODATION
  • VIEWING ESSENTIAL

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A delightful character home located on the outskirts of one of Yorkshire's most admired villages, privately enclosed within 1.5 acre grounds adjoining picturesque open countryside and having a self-contained annex.

This substantial country home has been sympathetically renovated throughout, as one would expect to an exacting specification, retaining original period features resulting in an awe inspiring property presenting a statement of both character and charm. The versatile accommodation offers an abundance of living space, enjoys an internal central courtyard / leisure suite and is positioned central to the grounds enjoying south facing landscaped gardens.

The location whist immediately rural offers convenient access to both the M1 motorway and surrounding commercial centres and local services are plentiful and include highly regarded schools.  

A stone pillared, covered portico has solid oak double doors which open to the reception hall.  

Reception Hall Presenting an impressive introduction to the property with a feature chessboard style marble tiled floor, LED down lighting from the ceiling, a traditionally styled cast iron radiator and two further traditionally styled vertical radiators. The hallway has two windows allowing good levels of natural light, a bespoke oak staircase rising to the first floor level with windows at both ground and first floor levels overlooking the garden.  

Cloaks Room / W.C. Presented with a modern suite with Villeroy and Boch fitments consisting of a floating W.C and a rectangular shaped wash hand basin with vanity drawers beneath. This room has full tiling to the floor, inset spot lighting to the ceiling, a radiator, a heated chrome towel rail, an extractor fan and an oak window to the front aspect of the property. 

Sitting Room A generously proportioned room flooded with natural light and enjoying an open plan aspect to the garden room. A versatile room with a window overlooking the front garden, original exposed timbers to the ceiling, inset spot lighting, two radiators and open plan access to the kitchen. 

Orangery An impressive room with bi-folding external doors to the expanse of one wall overlooking the garden and creating a feel of indoor/outdoor living. The room has a glazed ceiling, an oak floor, two radiators and French doors to the remaining two elevations opening onto an external stone flagged patio.  

Breakfast Kitchen Windows to two aspects of the house command differing views over the grounds whilst the room has a radiator, exposed beams to the ceiling and an oak floor. Presented with a range of bespoke fitted kitchen furniture comprising base cupboards with matching drawers which sit beneath a granite work surface which incorporates a drainer and has an inset Belfast style double sink with a mixer tap over and matching granite upstands and window sill. A centrally positioned island with a solid oak surface over has drawers and cupboards beneath whilst a dresser presents a complementary contrast in colour and provides further drawers and cupboards with eye level glass fronted display cabinet. A feature exposed brick chimney breast houses a cream coloured Aga and further appliances include a dishwasher and a fridge. Access is provided to the rear hallway and utility.  

Rear Hallway The rear hallway has an oak floor, spot lighting to the ceiling, an oak entrance door and a matching window. Open plan access is given to the utility. 

Utility Has an oak floor, a radiator, two windows overlooking the house grounds, inset spot lighting to the ceiling and furniture consisting of base cupboards with a granite work surface over that incorporates a drainer and has an inset Belfast style pot sink. This room has a dishwasher and space for a fridge and freezer. The room has a radiator and a walk in larder/pantry. 

Cloaks Room /W.C. Presented with a modern suite by Villeroy and Boch consisting of a floating W.C and vanity cupboard with shaped wash hand basin over with tiled splash back. The room has spot lighting to the ceiling, an extractor fan, an obscured oak window, an oak floor and a heated chrome towel rail 

Lounge An exceptionally well-proportioned principle reception room with two oak windows overlooking the rear garden with inset stone window sills and two cast iron radiators beneath. This generous reception room enjoys a high ceiling height with original exposed beams, has inset oak shelving to one wall and an additional cast iron radiator, a fixed glazed window looking through to the internal courtyard and open plan access through to a dining area. 

Dining Area Has spot lighting to the ceiling, a traditionally styled cast iron radiator, two internal windows looking through to the internal courtyard, an external oak door opening onto a south facing seating terrace and an additional external window. An oak staircase rises to a first floor office. 

Office A purpose built self-contained office with spot lighting to the ceiling, a radiator, oak windows to two elevations and access to substantial storage within the roof space of the property.  

Internal Courtyard / Leisure Suite An impressive versatile room with a Yorkshire stone flagged floor with under floor heating, a glazed ceiling allowing good levels of natural light and three feature exposed stone walls. The room has inset spot down lighting and bi-folding doors to the expanse of the external elevation opening onto a south facing seating terrace.  

Laundry A useful room with a work surface incorporating a stainless steel single drainer sink unit with cupboards beneath and plumbing for an automatic washing machine beneath. Housed in this room are the three central heating boilers and a pressurised hot water cylinder tank. A personal door gives access to the double garage. 

First Floor Landing A split level staircase gives access to two separate landings; the first having a radiator, inset spot lighting to the ceiling and access to both the master and second bedroom.  

Master Suite A reception area has inset spot lighting to the ceiling and a window which overlooks the front gardens. A walk-in dressing room of expansive proportions has a radiator and a window which overlooks the rear gardens. The bedroom has windows to front and rear elevations both overlooking the house grounds, a radiator, inset spot lighting to the ceiling and original exposed timbers. En-suite facilities are presented with furniture by Villeroy and Boch consisting of a shaped wash hand basin, a floating W.C and an egg shaped free standing bath. The room has a walk-in wet room style shower with a fixed glass screen, full tiling to the walls and floor, inset spot lighting to the ceiling, a heated chrome towel rail, LED lighting, an inset mirror and obscured window.  

Bedroom A second double bedroom with a window overlooking the rear gardens whilst a further Velux skylight allows good levels of natural light. This room has two radiators, inset spot lighting and En-suite facilities which comprise a step-in shower, a floating wash hand basin and low flush W.C. The room has full tiling to the walls and floor, inset spot lighting to the ceiling, an extractor fan and a heated chrome towel rail. 

Second Landing Has a feature exposed stone wall, inset spot lighting to the ceiling, a radiator and a window. Access is given to bedrooms three and four. 

Bedroom A front facing double room with windows to two aspects of the property, built-in wardrobes to the expanse of one wall, inset spot lighting to the ceiling and a radiator. En-suite facilities consist of a floating W.C, a sink with a drawer unit beneath, a step-in shower and a mosaic tiled bath. The room has a granite tiled floor, full tiling to the walls, inset spot lighting to the ceiling, an extractor fan, a heated chrome towel rail and an obscured window to the front elevation. 

Bedroom A spacious room with exposed timbers into the apex of the ceiling, inset spot down lighting and windows to front and rear elevations. This room has two radiators and En-suite facilities which consist of a walk-in wet room style shower, a floating W.C and a square shaped wash hand bowl with vanity drawers beneath and mixer tap over. The room has travertine tiling to the walls and floor, inset spot lighting to the ceiling, an extractor fan, a heated chrome towel rail and an obscured window to the front elevation. 

Self-Contained Annexe A solid oak external door opens to the entrance hall which has an oak effect floor, inset spot lighting to the ceiling, an oak window, a radiator and a further internal door providing access to the internal courtyard of the house. An inner hallway has a radiator, a Velux skylight window, a useful storage cupboard/boot room and a further oak window overlooking the rear elevation. 

Sitting Room A delightful room with generous glazed windows to the front aspect whilst floor to ceiling windows to the rear incorporate a door which opens to the rear garden. This room has a radiator, original exposed timbers into the apex of the ceiling, an oak effect floor and a feature exposed brick built chimney breast to one wall with inset beamed lintel.  

Bedroom A double room with a Velux skylight window, spot lighting to the ceiling, exposed beams, built-in wardrobes to the expanse of one wall and a walk-in open plan En-suite with a red granite tiled floor, full tiling to the walls, inset spot down lighting and an extractor fan. The room is presented with a floating W.C, a wash hand basin sat on a granite dresser with vanity drawers beneath and a walk-in wet room style shower.  

Externally The property is approached by electronically operated wrought iron gates with a blocked paved driveway sweeping round to the front aspect of the property extending to a turning circle and giving access to the garage. To the front elevation enclosed within a stone walled boundary is a shaped lawned garden with established flower beds and laurel edging. The lawned garden extends to the north aspect of the property whilst to the south and east elevations are further substantial lawned gardens with established trees, hedged boundaries, shaped stone walls and a Yorkshire stone flagged patio which wraps both the east and south elevations of the property. The grounds measure approximately 1.5 acres. 

Double Garage An integral double garage with two electronically operated up and over entrance doors, power and lighting. 

DIRECTIONS From junction 37 of the M1 motorway network proceed by passing Dodworth on the A628 Barnsley Road and directly after Silkstone golf club turn right, following Barnsley Road into the centre of Silkstone. Directly after the church turn right onto Silkstone Lane proceeding to the junction and into the village of Cawthorne. Turn left onto Lane Head Road and then take the second left onto South Lane. Thimble Hall is the second property on the left.  

Additional Information A freehold property with mains, gas, water and electric. Drainage is via a bio-disc.  


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Nearest stations

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  • Dodworth (2.3 mi)
  • Darton (2.8 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Silkstone Common (2.0 mi)
  • Dodworth (2.3 mi)
  • Darton (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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