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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Healey Houses, Netherton, Huddersfield, HD4

Offers in Region of £1,750,000

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BUILT BY A LOCAL MILL OWNER IN THE 1700'S THIS IMPORTANT BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED FAMILY HOME IS SET IN APPROXIMATELY 11.5 ACRES OF GARDENS AND GROUNDS INCLUDING PARKLAND, 2 PONDS, TENNIS COURT, LARGE GARAGE BLOCK AND BEAUTIFUL DETACHED LARGE COTTAGE. Displaying fabulous period features throughout and having been tastefully upgraded and restored in recent times this six bedroomed welcoming home has an impressive array of rooms. The principals of which are a double height hallway, exquisite sitting room, large second sitting room/library (28'0 x 18'5 approx), lounge, dining room, study, superb beautifully fitted dining kitchen and exceptionally large conservatory. With an incredible degree of privacy the hall is a 5 minute drive from local villages including Netherton, Honley and Meltham and provides to the discerning purchaser an opportunity to own a beautiful period home with an updated/modern infrastructure and classical features enhanced and improved. EPC rating D.
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The Accommodation Comprises -

Ground Floor -

Entrance - Beautiful tall Georgian style pillars give support to the portico that protects the broad timber entrance door. This fine door with delightful Georgian fan light over, gives access through to the hall.

Hallway - This magnificent hallway sets the scene for the accommodation throughout the home with a painted ceiling at the first floor level. The hallway has an oak boarded floor, a wonderful chandelier point, high period skirting boards, delightful architraves, fine pillars and display alcoves. Beautiful Georgian style doors with fine architraving lead through to the sitting room.

Sitting Room - This wonderful room has been painstakingly restored back to its former glory over recent years. It has a beautiful bank of windows that provide an outstanding view out over the property's gardens and beyond. The central window is in fact a particularly broad doorway giving access out to the raised terrace. The room is decorated and finished to the highest of standards with decorative panels, beautiful artwork being depicted and a stunning ceiling with beautiful decorational work, a central ceiling light point/chandelier point and oak boarded floor. The room has various wall light points and a picture light point that is positioned above the outstanding and highly decorative fireplace.

Sitting Room -

Lounge - From the hall a doorway gives access through to the lounge. Once again a wonderful room with windows and a timber and glazed door giving fine views and access out to the terrace. The room has a central ceiling rose, a chandelier point and an oak boarded floor. The room has various lighting points and picture light points. It is dominated by a magnificent carved marble fireplace with two feminine figures being depicted, all is set upon a raised marble hearth. The room has a concealed central heating radiator and is decorated to a high standard. A doorway from here leads through to the library.

Second Sitting Room/Library - This outstanding room is perhaps one of the largest reception rooms within the home. It has windows to three sides giving delightful views and a large amount of natural light. The room has a magnificent ceiling with beautiful cornice mouldings, a large ceiling rose and fine marble fireplace. Once again, this is of the very highest of standards and displays two posed figures and all is home for a coal burning effect gas fire. The room has concealed central heating radiators, high skirting boards, various lighting points, an oak boarded floor and occupies a particularly peaceful part of the home.

Cloakroom - An archway from the hall leads through to a large cloakroom area. This has a marble tiled floor, a beautiful period style window, high ceiling height with cornice moulding, inset spotlighting, storage cupboards, illuminated display niche, central heating radiator and doorway through to a downstairs w.c.

Downstairs W.C. - This is fitted with a period style w.c. And a vanitary unit of high quality. The room has marble tiling to the floor and to the half height, has an automatic extractor fan and inset spotlighting to the ceiling.

Inner Hall - From the hallway a timber and glazed door gives access through to the inner hall. This once again is beautifully presented, it has decorative coving to the ceiling, a concealed central heating radiator, oak boarded floor and a dado rail. This hallway has an external door to the front and access through to an external rear lobby with a further doorway out to the rear.

Dining Room - Once again, an exquisite room, superbly presented with high quality decorative panelling, a beautiful ceiling, several lighting points, a fine view out over the terrace, garden and beyond, courtesy of twin windows. There are concealed central heating radiators, oak boarded floor and once again the room is superbly proportioned and finished.

Study - A particularly pleasing room with a good sized window giving a pleasant outlook to the rear. It has a high ceiling height with coving and a central ceiling light point, dado rail and high skirting boards. This room has a variety of lighting points and a picture light point, a concealed central heating radiator, oak boarded floor and is presented to a particularly high standard.

The Inner Hallway - The inner hallway provides every day access and has a ceramic tiled floor and leads through to the principle rooms. It also has the staircase leading to the first floor level. A timber and glazed door leads through to the breakfast kitchen.

Dining Kitchen - This breakfast kitchen is perhaps best described by the photographs and floor layout plan. It has extremely large proportions, windows to both the front and rear, an oak floor and a fine decorated ceiling. There is a wealth of superb units, these with polished granite surfaces, include a large island unit which has a secondary wash hand basin with circular bowl, there is wine racking and seating. The kitchen also includes a large ceramic sink with stylish taps over and a superb Falckon Professional kitchen range with the usual ovens and a five ring gas hob with extractor fan over, all is set within the chimney breast. Plate racking and there is also integrated appliances including dishwasher, fridge and freezer. The room has an automatic video link gate opening system, fine views, inset spotlighting, chandelier point and oak boarded floor. Twin glazed doors give access through to the conservatory.

Conservatory - This magnificent conservatory is of huge proportions, it enjoys tremendous views over the grounds, has a superb ceramic tiled floor, is decorated to a particularly high standard, has a central heating radiators, many lighting points and twin glazed doors that lead out and down via a broad stone staircase, to the gardens and grounds.

Utility - Off the kitchen is a utility room. This has a range of units at both the high and low level, working surfaces, decorative tiled splashback, plumbing for an automatic washing machine, oak floor, central heating radiator, period style window and a doorway through to a further downstairs w.c.

W.C. - This has a continuation of the oak flooring, low level w.c and wash hand basin. There is a period window which gives a pleasant view.

First Floor -

Landing - There are three large windows that flood the first floor landing and the hall with natural light at this level. Once again all is decorated in a tasteful manner and twin timber doors lead through to bedroom one.

Bedroom One - This fabulous room enjoys the upper portion of the bay, similar to that of the sitting room beneath. It once again has windows giving wonderful views and a timber and glazed door giving access to a Juliet balcony. The room is decorated superbly and has coving to the ceiling, a central ceiling light rose, concealed central heating radiators and oak floor.

Ensuite - This magnificent en-suite has been fitted with a no expense spared attitude, it has a wonderful bath within a granite and mirrored surround with inset spotlighting over, a shower cubicle with multi-jet system, all of a period design and to the highest of standards, low level w.c., twin vanitary unit set within cupboards, display cabinets, mirrored backcloth and inset spotlighting over. There are twin wash hand basins with stylish taps over, granite surface, a concealed central heating radiator and oak floor. A secret bookcase door gives access through to the dressing room.

Dressing Room - Extensively fitted out with hanging rails, shoe racking, hat shelf and the like. There is a central heating radiator, heated towel rail, oak floor and a period style window giving a pleasant view.

Bedroom Two - Once again, a large double room with twin windows providing a large amount of natural light and delightful views out over the property's gardens. There are two central heating radiators, a ceiling light point to the ceiling rose, coving to the ceiling, oak floor and three wall light points.

Ensuite - The en-suite bathroom is of a particularly spacious nature and has a four piece suite which comprises of stylish glass wash hand basin with chrome tap over, a low level w.c., corner shower with sophisticated multi-jet shower system and bath with stylish chrome style mixer tap/hand held shower unit over. There is a central heating radiator, tiling to the half height, oak floor, a combination central heating radiator/heated towel rail in chrome, coving to the ceiling and inset spotlighting. There is a large period window.

Bedroom Three - Once again a double room with a delightful outlook, this bedroom has a beautiful ceiling with decorative ceiling rose and coving. It is decorated to a high standard, has a central heating radiator, two wall light points, oak floor and a doorway giving access through to the en-suite.

Ensuite - This en-suite has a high ceiling height with concealed lighting and a central ceiling light point, low level w.c., a double ended cast iron period style bath set upon period style feet, high quality fittings and shower over with circular rail and curtains, pedestal wash hand basin with light over, shaver socket, central heating radiator/heated towel rail, oak floor, a further central heating radiator and a large window providing a pleasant view and a large amount of natural light.

Bedroom Four - Once again, a good sized room with twin windows which allow beautiful views and a large amount of natural light. It has concealed central heating radiators, oak floor, decorative coving to the ceiling and a central ceiling light point.
A doorway gives access to steps which lead down to the en-suite.

Ensuite - This has a large corner bath with chrome stylish fitments over, low level w.c., vanitary unit with circular wash hand basin and chrome tap over. The interestingly shaped and angled ceiling line has spotlighting to the ceiling, there is a central heating radiator, oak floor, a combination chrome heated towel rail/radiator and two windows giving a pleasant view.

Bedroom Five - A delightful double room with windows to both the front and rear. This room has coving to the ceiling, a central ceiling light point, two central heating radiators, oak floor, is decorated to a high standard and has an adjoining en-suite.

Ensuite - This large en-suite is fitted with a three piece suite in white which comprises low level w.c. With polished timber seat, period style bath within a delightful tiled surround and having a Victorian style shower over, large vanitary unit with inset wash hand basin, cupboards beneath and period style taps over. There is inset spotlighting to the ceiling, a central heating radiator, combination radiator/heated towel rail, shaver socket, oak floor and a period style window.

Bedroom Six - A delightful room, beautifully finished and presented with two windows giving a pleasant outlook, a central heating radiator, a high ceiling height with decorative coving, central ceiling rose, oak floor and a connecting door through to the previously mentioned en-suite.

Cellars - From the hallway a stone staircase leads down to the cellars. There is a hallway area with stone flagged floor. This area provides a huge amount of storage space and gives access through to the following.

Play/Party Room - This has been used by the children of the house as a music and mixing room. It is decorated throughout with inset spotlighting to the ceiling and has storage cupboards off.

Boiler Room - This large room is home for the property's gas fired central heating boiler.

It must be clearly stated that over recent years the entire infrastructure of the house has been significantly updated/modernised and replaced where appropriate.

Cellar One - With an arched vaulted ceiling, this wine store cellar has a stone flagged floor and stone shelving which is particularly extensive running down both sides of this cellar.

Cellar Two - Once again of similar proportions with a stone flagged floor, arched vaulted ceiling and stone shelving. This cellar provides a large amount of useful storage space.

Cellar Three - Once again with an arched vaulted ceiling, a stone slab table and stone flagged floor. A doorway leads through to cellar number 4.

Cellar Four - Once again with an arched vaulted ceiling, a stone flagged floor, stone slab table and storage shelving.

Cellar Five - With stone flagged floor and once again providing a huge amount of storage space. It should be noted that all the cellars are equipped with modern style lighting where appropriate.

Hall Cottage Comprises -

Entrance - An impressive oak door opens to the entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway - This entrance hallway has inset spotlighting to the ceiling, a timber boarded floor, concealed central heating radiators and twin windows to the front. A timber and glazed stylish door leads through to the lounge.

Cloakroom/W.C. -

Dining Kitchen - A large room as the floor layout plan suggests, with two good sized windows giving pleasant views to two directions. There is a range of high quality units, these being at both the high and low level, have granite working surfaces. There are integrated appliances including stainless steel oven, hob with stainless steel extractor fan over, central heating radiator and inset spotlighting to the ceiling.

Utility Room - With plumbing for an automatic washing machine, large working surface space, cupboards and inset spotlighting to the ceiling. There is a wall mounted combination gas fired central heating boiler.

Inner Hallway - From the initial entrance hall a doorway leads through to the further inner hallway. This once again has oak flooring, windows giving a pleasant outlook, central heating radiator, beams to the ceiling and inset spotlighting. A doorway leads through to a garden room.

Garden Room - This large beautifully presented space has four Velux windows to each side of the roof (8 in total). There is four further large windows and twin glazed doors giving a huge amount of natural light and direct access out to the cottages terrace. This terrace overlooks the property's individual garden and the garden and grounds of the hall itself. The room has a ceramic tiled floor, central heating radiator, four wall light points and inset spotlighting the to ceiling. A doorway from here leads through to the lounge.

Lounge - This as the photograph and floor layout plan suggest is once again an impressive room. It has a beautiful oak flooring, bank of four windows and centrally located twin glazed doors, central chandelier point, gas coal burning effect cast iron stove with glazed door and banks of windows giving a pleasant view to the driveway side. A doorway leads through to the large principal double bedroom.

Bedroom One - This has windows to three sides and enjoys a profusion of natural light and pleasant views. There is oak boarded flooring once again, two chandelier points, central heating radiator and provision for wall mounted TV. There is also two wall light points. A doorway leads through to the ensuite.

Ensuite - This is of a good size. It has a continuation of the oak flooring, stylish pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., double sized shower with Grohe chrome fittings. The ensuite is tiled to the full ceiling height, inset spotlighting, large obscure glazed window, shaver socket and combination central heated radiator/heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two - A beautiful double room with two large beams on display, inset spotlighting, beautiful oak floor boarding, twin glazed doors out to the terrace and gardens beyond, two large windows all of which provides a large degree of natural light and pleasant views.

Bedroom Three - A pleasant room with twin windows, beam to the ceiling, inset spotlighting to the ceiling and oak flooring.

Bathroom - The property's bathroom is fitted beautifully with a four piece suite in white which comprises of pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., Victorian style bath with chrome mixer tap over on ball and claw foot feet being chromed and good sized double shower with Grohe system. Combination central heating radiator/heated towel rail, inset spotlighting to the ceiling, extractor fan, oak flooring, tiling up to the full ceiling height and twin windows giving a super view.

Cottage Garden - As previously mentioned the cottage has a delightful lawned garden with beech hedging and a particularly large stone paved terrace with attractive railings and long distance view over towards Thurstonland Moor.

Outside - Standing in appromixately 12 acres of gardens and grounds including fields, woodlands, lawned areas and the like. It is approached through beautiful stone gateposts and the long meandering drive leads up to the graceful residence, giving glimpses through the trees of its delightful mellow stonework. ???? has been developed over the generations and the superb banks of trees and dense shrubbery afford the home a superb amount of privacy and seclusion yet it is conveniently placed for commuting to the local and regional centres.

Hall Grounds - The first grounds/garden feature is the magnificent lake. This which is of a particularly good size, is superbly complimented by surrounding areas from which beautiful views can be taken. There is a large ornate fountain and duck island. The lawned gardens are well kept and compliment the home superbly.

Driveway - The driveway continues around to the rear of the home providing a delightful drop off point and visitor reception area. There is parking and turning space here. The driveway continues past the conservatory, past the cottage, workshop, showroom and leads up to the six car garage.

Garage Block - This was constructed in recent times and is of high quality construction. It has three double doors all of which are automatically operated there is also a personal door to the side. The garage is of particularly good depth and is fitted with power and light. It is also separately alarmed.

Tennis Court - Within the grounds there is a superb full size hard surfaced tennis court. This once again enjoys an enviable degree of privacy with mature surroundings and fine views.

Field - The driveway continues past the garage and gives access to a broad timber gate which in turn leads through to the field. This which measures approximately 7 acres, compliments the home superbly and once again is bounded by mature trees, shrubs and dry stone walling.

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