5 bedroom detached house for sale

Denby Dale, Huddersfield

Sold STC £975,000

Property Description

Key features

  • CHARACTER PROPERTY
  • STUNNING GARDENS
  • PARKLAND ESTATE SETTING
  • 4 ACRES & STABLES
  • EDGE OF OPEN COUNTRYSIDE
  • M1 ACCESS
  • HIGHLY REGARDED SCHOOLS
  • LOCAL SERVICES & AMENITIES
  • TREE LINED DRIVEWAY APPROACH
  • HAMLET OF ROCKWOOD

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Approached by a sweeping tree lined driveway and situated within the glorious hamlet of Rockwood is this 19th century former coach house occupying grounds of approximately 4 acres.

A delightful character home boasting the most idyllic of locations privately enclosed within landscaped gardens with an adjoining paddock and stable block. The accommodation is both spacious and versatile with excellent levels of natural light whilst all principle rooms enjoy breath-taking views over the grounds and beyond. The location is perfect; privately secluded bordering open countryside yet only a short drive from the M1 motorway network whilst this sought after semi-rural village is well served by local services which include highly regarded schools.

A stable style entrance door from the enclosed courtyard opens to the breakfast kitchen. 

Breakfast Kitchen A spacious room with full tiling to the floor with under floor heating, inset spot lighting to the ceiling and sash windows to stone mullion surrounds. Presented with a modern range of fitted kitchen furniture comprising base cupboards with matching drawers which sit beneath a black granite work surface which extends to a four seater island incorporating a drainer and an inset Franke stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit with waste disposal unit and mixer tap over. Beneath the island is a microwave and a dish washer. The room has a Gaggenau double oven whilst further appliances by Gaggenau include a griddle and hotplate, a two ringed hob, a fryer and extraction units which are set into a chimney breast with granite surrounds and splashbacks. To the bank of one wall are full height storage cupboards with an American style fridge freezer. A staircase rises to the first floor level. 

Utility Has full tiling to the floor, three windows to two elevations, a rear door opening to the gardens and a personnel door which provides access to the double garage. Furniture comprises base cupboards with work surfaces that incorporate a stainless steel double bowl sink unit with a mixer tap over. The room has complimentary tiled splash backs, further full height storage cupboards, plumbing for automatic washing machine and space for a drier. 

Cloaks Room / W.C Presented with a low flush W.C and a pedestal wash hand basin with a tiled splashback. The room has full tiling to the floor with under floor heating. 

Dining Room Has a solid wooden Parquet style floor, a radiator and a large window set to a feature arch which overlooks the courtyard.  

Lounge An exceptionally well-proportioned principle reception room with windows to two aspects allowing good levels of natural light whilst French doors open on to a stone flagged seating terrace commanding impressive views over the gardens and adjoining countryside. This room has two radiators and a rustic brick fireplace to the chimney breast with an inset multi-fuel stove which sits on a granite tiled hearth. 

Reception area Has a window, a wide solid timber door, a radiator and a useful store cupboard which houses two central heating boilers. 

Shower Room Presented with a low flush W.C, a pedestal wash hand basin with a tiled splash back and a corner shower with a tiled surround. This room has an opaque window and a heated chrome towel rail. 

Guest Bedroom A spacious double bedroom with windows to two elevations whilst a glazed door opens to the garden. This spacious room has two radiators, spot lighting to the ceiling and decorative cove moulding. 

Sitting Room The room has two radiators and three windows over-look the courtyard. Access is given to the study. 

Study Has a window, spot lighting to the ceiling and a radiator. 

First Floor Landing The landing has two radiators and windows which overlook the house grounds, exposed beams and spot lighting to the ceiling. 

Master Bedroom A generously proportioned room with windows to two aspects; one of which commands an impressive view over the gardens and adjoining farm land. This room has inset spot lighting to the ceiling, exposed timbers, three traditional cast iron radiators and a walk-in dressing room. En-suite facilities consist of a step-in shower with a Victorian style shower head, a low flush W.C and a wash hand basin set on a glass display with vanity drawers beneath. The room has full tiling to the floor, majority tiling to the walls, spot lighting to the ceiling, a window which over-looks the courtyard and a contemporary styled heated chrome towel surround. 

Bedroom A front facing double room with a radiator and a window. 

Bathroom This room is presented with a traditionally styled suite comprising a pedestal wash hand basin with slate tiled splashback, a low flush W.C, a free standing roll top bath with claw feet and tiled surround and a step-in double shower with a Victorian styled shower head and slate tiling. This room has spot lighting to the ceiling, two heated chrome towel rails, an extractor fan, two windows which over-look the front courtyard and a walnut exposed floor. 

Bedroom A further double room with two windows commanding rural views, two radiators and built-in wardrobes. 

Externally The property is approached through the glorious Rockwood estate accessed via a sweeping tree lined driveway. Rockwood Coach House has a driveway / parking area which gives access to the attached double garage whilst a second driveway opens to the enclosed courtyard approached through impressive stone pillars with wrought iron gates. The gardens to the coach house are situated to the South East aspect of the property. A stone flagged seating terrace opens to a substantial level garden being mainly laid to lawn with established flower boarders and fenced boundaries which adjoin glorious open countryside. To the North aspect of the property is a small lawn garden with shaped boarders and a naturally styled garden area with fenced boundaries.  

Summer House Situated to the far north of the rear gardens a brick built summer house commands an impressive outlook over the gardens and has two stone flagged seating areas.  

Paddock and Stables The adjoining land is split into three paddocks enclosed within a fenced boundary whilst a double stable block has power and lighting.

The grounds to Rockwood coach House measure approximately four acres in all. 

Directions From the centre of Denby Dale heading towards Huddersfield on Wakefield Road the driveway is located directly opposite the junction of Wakefield Road and Barnsley Road. Proceed through the grounds of Rockwood and Rockwood Coach House is located on the left after passing the main house. 

Additional Information. A freehold property with mains gas, water, electric and drainage. 

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Added on Rightmove:
06 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Denby Dale (0.4 mi)
  • Shepley (1.8 mi)
  • Stocksmoor (2.6 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Denby Dale (0.4 mi)
  • Shepley (1.8 mi)
  • Stocksmoor (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine & Country, Huddersfield

19 Railway Street Huddersfield HD1 1JS

01484 977058 Local call rate

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