2 bedroom detached house for sale

School Street, Great Houghton, Barnsley, S72 0AE

£199,950

Property Description

Key features

  • 17TH CENTURY BARN CONVERSION
  • EXTENDED TO REAR
  • QUARTER ACRE PLOT
  • POTENTIAL FOR DEVELOPMENT
  • DRIVE & GARAGE
  • TWO RECEPTION ROOMS
  • TWO DOUBLE BEDROOMS
  • GAS CENTRAL HEATING

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Standing on a generous plot, measuring in the region of a quarter of an acre, this 17th century detached barn was sympathetically converted then subsequently extended in the 1930s.

This unique two-bedroom property retains much of its character, featuring exposed timber beams and enjoys a delightful outlook over manicured gardens with established, well stocked borders.

At the rear, there is a driveway and detached garage, whilst scope is provided for further extension or the development of a new build property on the land, subject to necessary planning consent.

The accommodation comprises: Lounge, dining room, breakfast kitchen, bathroom and two first floor bedrooms.  

GROUND FLOOR  

DINING ROOM 13ft 10in x 9ft 10in: Accessed from a handmade, wooden stable door at the side, the dining room has a front and side facing windows overlooking the extensive garden. There are exposed ceiling beams, a telephone point, radiator and recessed storage cupboard beneath the stairs featuring exposed brickwork. A doorway opens to the staircase rising to the first floor. 

LOUNGE 13ft 6in x 10ft 9in: Having windows to two aspects, again overlooking the gardens, plus sliding patio doors. There is an exposed brick fireplace, incorporating stone lintel, exposed ceiling beams, a television point and two radiators. 

BREAKFAST KITCHEN 14ft 6in x 9ft 10in: Fitted with dark oak base and wall mounted units, comprising a double stainless steel sink with mixer tap and cupboard under, plus area of worktop surfaces with tiled splashbacks. There is an integrated oven with five ring gas hob, plumbing for an automatic washing machine, fitted breakfast bar area and a rear porch, incorporating a radiator and half glazed double doors opening to the side of the property. 

BATHROOM: Fitted with a white three-piece suite comprising a panel bath with chrome telephone style shower mixer/taps, wash hand basin with cupboard beneath, low flush WC located behind a separate access door, two obscure glazed windows and a radiator.  

FIRST FLOOR  

BEDROOM ONE 13ft 8in x 11ft 1in: This master bedroom enjoys views of the garden and has a radiator. 

BEDROOM TWO 14ft 2in x 8ft 10in (min): Again with window to the front aspect, radiator and built in wardrobes. 

OUTSIDE There is a stone boundary wall adjacent to School Street with wrought iron pedestrian gate and double wrought iron gates opening to a driveway for two vehicles. It gives access to the detached, concrete sectional single garage, which has both light and power points and an inspection pit.

To the front and side of the property, there are extensive lawns, with the plot itself measuring in the region of a quarter of an acre. It includes well-kept and stocked borders, plus a brick boundary wall. The garden offers scope for further development of either a new dwelling or an extension to the existing property, subject to necessary planning consent.  

BOOK A FREE VALUATION If you need to sell your property to purchase another, why not ask Sorbys for a free, no obligation valuation? We will give you a straightforward, accurate and honest opinion of what price can be achieved. We do not charge upfront fees and operate a no sale, no charge policy, without any tie in periods. Give the office a call on 01226 799000 to book an appointment. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Thurnscoe (2.0 mi)
  • Goldthorpe (2.2 mi)
  • Bolton-on-Dearne (3.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Thurnscoe (2.0 mi)
  • Goldthorpe (2.2 mi)
  • Bolton-on-Dearne (3.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sorbys, Barnsley

Longfields Court Wharncliffe Business Park Barnsley S71 3GN

01226 799000 Local call rate

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