4 bedroom manor house for sale

Doncaster Road, Darfield, Barnsley

£500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • BREATHTAKING RURAL VIEWS
  • PERIOD RESTORATION
  • LITTLE KNOW PRIVATE LOCATION
  • SPACIOUS ACCOMMODATION
  • CHARACTER FEATURES
  • M1 ACCESS
  • SOUTH FACING GARDENS
  • DOUBLE GARAGE

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A substantial 4 double bedroom double fronted character home forming part of the original Middlewood Hall, backing onto green belt open countryside, resulting in breathtaking panoramic views.

Set within the prestigious grounds of the grade II listed Middlewood Hall, enjoying an idyllic setting only a short drive from the A1 / M1 motorway. This outstanding character home has been restored to the highest of standards throughout with retained original period features throughout, enhanced by quality fitments to the kitchen and bathrooms.  

GROUND FLOOR A double glazed entrance door opens to the 

RECEPTION HALL Which presents an impressive introduction to the property with high ceiling, an original sweeping staircase rising to first floor level, full tiling to the floor, two radiators each with covers over, dado rail and ornate plaster work. There is a useful cloaks/storage cupboard beneath the stairs. 

DINING KITCHEN A well proportioned impressive room with double glazed window to the front elevation and a double glazed door which opens to the front aspect. This room has a Karndean finish to the floor, ornate coving to the ceiling, radiator with cover over, half wood panelling to one wall and a range of quality fitted kitchen furniture which comprises base cupboards with matching drawers that sit beneath a black granite work surface that incorporates a Vileroy & Boch one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer taps over. The room has matching wall cupboards with under lighting, eye level glass fronted display cabinets, complementary tiling to the walls and appliances which include a Stoves double oven, Hotpoint induction hob with extractor hood over, two Hotpoint stainless steel refrigerator drawers, two built in AEG freezers a Siemens coffee maker and a Bosch Quantum Speed microwave/induction oven and plumbing for both an automatic washing machine and dishwasher.. LED lighting to the plinth boards. Access is provided, via a pull up trap door into the cellar. 

DINING ROOM This room has decorative coving to the ceiling, dado rail, radiator with cover over and two arch ways on either side of an original centralised chimney breast which provides open plan access through to the lounge. 

LOUNGE A well proportioned principal reception room with walk in double glazed bay style window, with inset seats beneath and double glazed French style doors which open onto the rear garden. The room has a dado rail, picture rail and decorative cove moulding to the ceiling and a fireplace with marble tiled inset and hearth housing a living flame gas fire to the chimney breast. 

FIRST FLOOR  

LANDING With double glazed arched window to the front aspect, dado rail, radiator with cover over, exposed floorboards and staircase which rises to the second floor level. The landing then continues providing access to the first floor accommodation and has coving to the ceiling, dado rail and two radiators each with cover over. Access is provided to a cloaksroom. 

CLOAKSROOM Which comprises a white low flush wc and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back and extractor fan. 

MASTER BEDROOM An impressive light filled room with three double glazed windows, each with inset seat beneath and original shutters overlooking the house grounds resulting in a picturesque view. This spacious bedroom has decorative coving to the ceiling, dado rail, radiator with cover over and a feature fireplace with inset living flame electric fire. En suite facilities comprise a white Vileroy & Boch suite comprising a floating wash hand basin, low flush wc, diamond shaped bath and step in Acomo steam corner shower unit with inset radio. This room has full porcelanosa tiling to the floor which includes under floor heating. There is majority porcelanosa tiling to the walls, a heated chrome towel rail, inset spot lighting to the ceiling and an extractor fan. 

BEDROOM TWO A front facing double room with two double glazed windows to the front aspect, coving to the ceiling, radiator with cover and shelving above. En suite facilities comprise a white low flush wc, pedestal wash hand basin and step in corner shower with jet sprays. This room has full tiling to the floor and walls, inset spot lighting to the ceiling, extractor fan, heated chrome towel rail and cupboard with shelving which houses the hot water cylinder tank. 

SECOND FLOOR A return staircase rises from the first floor landing with dado rail, stone mullioned double glazed window to the front aspect, radiator with cover over and exposed timbers into the apex of the ceiling. The landing opens to a large seating area which has a skylight velux window, provides access into the loft space, dado rail, two radiators with covers over and access to further second floor accommodation. 

BEDROOM THREE A front facing double room with stone mullioned double glazed windows to two aspects, a further velux skylight window allowing good levels of natural light, original exposed timbers and two radiators with covers over.  

BEDROOM FOUR This rear facing double room has original exposed timbers, skylight velux window, useful storage to the eaves and radiator. 

BATHROOM Presented with a traditionally styled suite finished in white comprising a pedestal wash hand basin, bidet, low flush wc and free standing roll top bath with claw feet. The room has full tiling to the floor, half tiling to the walls, radiator and an obscured double glazed window. 

EXTERNALLY The property is approached via an impressive driveway to the Middlewood Hall development. To the immediate front of the house is a principal forecourt garden area which is mainly lawned with stone flagged walkways. Parking is provided and access is also presented to a double garage. To the rear elevation of the property is a well proportioned garden enjoying a south facing aspect, being mainly lawned with established flower borders and patio seating areas. 

GARAGE A detached double garage with pitched roof and loft, up and over electronic entrance door, power and lighting, measuring approximately 18´ x 20´ (5.49m x 6.10m). 

DIRECTIONS From Junction 36 of the M1 motorway network heading south, take the slip road to the roundabout and take the first turning onto the A61. Immediately at the next roundabout take the second turning onto the A6195, Dearne Valley Parkway and proceed to the roundabout at Cortonwood. Take the first turning off, once again staying on the Dearne Valley Parkway, proceeding to the next roundabout and take the third turning and proceed once again to the next roundabout where the second turning needs to be taken, continuing on the Dearne Valley Parkway to the roundabout joining the A635 Doncaster Road. Here, take the first turning following the signs into Darfield and after approximately half a mile, a lay-by on the right hand side, provides the access into the Middlewood development. Go through the stone entrance gateway into the Middlewood Hall development, keeping to the right where the property will be found on the right hand side of the courtyard. 

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18 July 2016

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Nearest stations

  • Goldthorpe (2.3 mi)
  • Thurnscoe (2.5 mi)
  • Wombwell (2.5 mi)
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