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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Moorgate Grove, Moorgate, Rotherham, South Yorkshire

Sold STC £685,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

ONE OF ROTHERHAM'S FINEST HOUSES, A MID 19TH CENTURY VICTORIAN RESIDENCE WITH STYLE, CHARACTER AND ELEGANCE IN ABUNDANCE. Standing within beautifully maintained grounds of approximately 3/4 of a acre and offering accommodation of outstanding size, a four bedroom, two bathroom detached Victorian home including gas fired central heating, four reception rooms, immaculate gardens, long drive and detached garage.

Principal Reception Hall. Further Side Lobby. Cloakroom and Ground Floor w.c. Study. Sitting Room with open fireplace. Separate Formal Dining Room. Magnificent Bay windowed Drawing Room. Cellars. Breakfast Kitchen with a range of fitted units, gas range and integrated appliances. Breakfast Room/Snug. Three first floor double Bedrooms and Bathroom. Further self-contained annexe area with bathroom, bedroom and utility/kitchenette. Suite of Attic Rooms. EPC Rating F



Property ref: 121_572_4439322


The House 
Constructed circa 1850 upon this large plot which extends to approximately 3/4 of an acre, a Victorian residence with later additions combining classic character features with modern conveniences, including high ceilings, decorative ceiling and frieze work, Victorian style radiators and sash bay windows, many having been recently replaced. The extensive accommodation is deceptively proportioned and supplemented by cellar and attic rooms and genuinely warrants inspection to be fully appreciated.

Reception Hall 
Front entrance door with stained leaded glazed inset, partial Victorian tiled floor with Lincrusta panelling, two radiators and staircase rising to the first floor.

Side Entrance Lobby 
With external door to the side and cloaks cupboard.

Cloakroom 
With double glazed window and access to:

Ground Floor w.c. 
With w.c. and wash hand basin in white, double glazed window, radiator and tiling to the wash hand basin.

Study 
15' 2" x 11' 1" (4.63m x 3.37m)
Front single glazed sash bay window, radiator, built-in wall cupboard/shelving.

Sitting Room 
20' 6" x 16' 2" (6.25m x 4.92m) (maximum to bay)
With front and side single glazed sash windows and the focal point is the dark wood fire surround with marble and tiled inlay and cast iron effect electric fire to a marble hearth. Two radiators.

Formal Dining Room 
20' 5" x 16' (6.23m x 4.87m)
With stained wooden floor, two radiators and slate fireplace with tiled inlay and hearth with open grate. Side and rear sash bay windows.

Shelved Pantry 
With side sash window, shelving and housing the two gas boilers which provide for zonal heating.

Drawing Room 
24' 6" x 15' 1" (7.46m x 4.60m)
A magnificent room with two radiators, side double glazed window and side entrance door. Rear double glazed sash bay window.

Inner Lobby (off hallway) 
With access to the three room cellars.

Breakfast Kitchen 
16' 10" x 15' 10" (5.13m x 4.83m)
With marble tiled floor and an extensive range of fitted wall, base, drawer and upstanding units in cream with granite tops. Central island with storage beneath, integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer and free-standing gas range. Side and rear double glazed sash windows, double glazed external door to the rear, double bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, extractor hood over the range with Indian stone tiled back.

Breakfast Room/Snug 
11' 11" x 18' 6" (3.63m x 5.63m)
A fourth reception room potentially suited for a variety of purposes with side double glazed windows, radiator, partial Karndean floor and the focal point is the marble fireplace with marble inlay and hearth and cast iron effect open flame gas fire. Built-in wall cupboards adjacent to the chimney breast.

The staircase with decorative metalwork inlay leads from the reception hall to the first floor which has split landing areas.

First Floor Landing (I) 
With front single glazed sash arched window.

Family Bathroom 
17' 10" x 14' 1" (5.43m x 4.29m)
A large family Bathroom in Victorian style with front single glazed bay window and further sash single glazed window. Two radiators, two wash hand basins and free-standing roll top bath with mixer shower to the bath. Feature fireplace, walk-in shower area with thermostatic shower, towel rail/central heating radiator.

Master Bedroom 
17' 10" x 16' 1" (5.44m x 4.89m)
With side and rear single glazed sash windows and two radiators.

First Floor Landing (II) 

Bedroom Two 
14' 9" x 10' 9" (4.49m x 3.28m)
Side single glazed sash window, feature fireplace to a tiled hearth.

Bedroom Three 
14' 1" x 15' 1" (4.28m x 4.60m) (maximum to bay)
Rear double glazed sash bay window, two radiators, feature fireplace.

Self Contained Annexe/Flat Area 
Approached from the principal landing and forming a suite of rooms potentially suited to a dependent relative/teenager apartment etc. This area of the house has a connecting door to the landing.

Hall 
With radiator, under-stairs storage and staircase rising to the attic area.

Bathroom 
11' 11" x 11' 9" (3.63m x 3.58m)
With rear single glazed window, w.c., wash hand basin and cubicle with electric shower in white, radiator, half wall tiling and coving.

Separate w.c. 
With side single glazed sash window, radiator and half wall tiling.

Bedroom Four 
18' 4" x 17' 9" (5.59m x 5.40m)
With the potential to combine to a living/sleeping area and with front single glazed window, radiator and side arch sash single glazed window.

Attic Rooms 
Offering further potential, presently incorporating three rooms with a landing area.

Outside 
The property stands within extensive grounds extending to approximately 3/4 of an acre approached from wrought iron automated gates to a long winding driveway which provides off-road parking for numerous vehicles. The gardens are formal in nature, principally laid to lawn but with an extensive variety of trees and shrubs, orchard and large garden pond. Outbuildings include summerhouse and greenhouse. To the rear are split-level paved patio areas, outside power, natural well and hot and cold water supply.

Detached Brick Built Garage 
23' 3" x 13' 1" (7.08m x 3.98m)
With up-and-over door, access to the side, light and power supply.

Planning Note 
There may be the potential of a building plot within the grounds, although there is no planning consent in place. Any enquiries with this regard should be made at Rotherham Metropolitan Planning Department 01709 382121

AT/SC The property is Freehold EPC Rating F

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  • Rotherham Central (1.0 mi)
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  • Meadowhall (2.8 mi)
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Ship Hill Rotherham S60 2HG

01709 230038 Local call rate

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