4 bedroom terraced house for sale

Gledhow Wood Road, Roundhay, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Under Offer £649,950

Property Description

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Yorkshire’s Finest Estate Agents are delighted to offer for sale ‘The Croft’, a stunning, characterful and charming four or five bedroom period property boasting over 3000 square feet and located in one of the most sought after areas of Leeds. ‘The Croft’ dates back to the early 19th century, boasting period architecture which defines this stunning property. In Yorkshire’s Finest's opinion, this truly is a unique property that is certainly one of a kind in all aspects and is one of North Leeds' gems. The property’s position is outstanding being approximately half a mile from the iconic Roundhay Park and at the top of the road is an entrance to the beautiful and scenic Gledhow Valley Wood with its lake and stream. Local schools comprise of the Ofsted Outstanding Roundhay primary and secondary schools and others. Local amenities are superb which include many well known shops, bars, restaurants and boutiques that can be found on the busy and vibrant parades at Roundhay Road, Street Lane and Chapel Allerton. The property is also ideally situated to access the other hotspots of North Leeds due to it's well-connected transportation links either by private vehicle or public transport. Leeds City centre can also be accessed with ease being approximately 2.2 miles from the property. 'The Croft' and its lovely grounds can only be described as commanding being approximately 0.20 acre. You enter the grounds by two large wooden double gates which lead through a porte-cochere and then into a large stone flagged court yard. The grounds comprise of the main residence 'The Croft', a Victorian detached coach house which is in need of refurbishment but perfect for conversion for further living space or ideal for operating as a business premises for the self employed. A number of flagged areas and a vast bat and ball lawn beyond the coach house are present. The boundary of the grounds are walled creating a secure and private atmosphere, perfect for entertaining or relaxing in this highly regarded leafy suburb.

Property ref: 121_2656_3940985

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Ground Floor 

The Grand Hallway 
You enter the property through an oversized glass panelled wooden door which leads into the grand hallway. A number of leaded light windows are present around the door which also allow ample light to pour through. The grand hallway is decorated neutrally and boasts original exposed wooden beams above, which ooze character. The hallway showcases decorative features which are a dado rail and picture rail. The hallway leads to the living room, formal dining room, breakfast kitchen, large under staircase cloak cupboard and the staircase to the first floor.

breakfast kitchen 
A wonderfully presented breakfast kitchen which boasts granite worktops and splash backs, drawers are found below the worktop and the upper level cupboards exist. The kitchen utilities comprise of a range style oven with ceramic hob with a stainless steel extractor above. A one and a half stainless sink with drainer is positioned below a beautifully crafted cross stone mullion window with leaded glass, a dish washer below the worktop is present. A large wooden dining table is positioned to function with the large alcove which has a bench seat. Intricate tiling is present within the alcove and spot lighting is above, creating a lovely feature. Under foot the floor is tiled. A large pantry is accessed from the breakfast kitchen which houses a freestanding fridge freezer and a number of shelves for storage.

Utility Room & Shower Room 
The utility room and shower room are accessed from the breakfast kitchen which provides ample storage space. A worktop is present with a washing machine and tumble dryer below. Above is a height adjustable clothes maid. The property’s boiler is also located in the utility room. The utility room leads into a stunning open plan shower room which comprises of an electric shower, wall mounted wash basin and low level W.C. Underfoot the utility and shower room is tiled with under floor heating. Overall this space continues to boast vast amounts of character from its neutrally decorated exposed stone walls, uniquely shaped leaded light windows and visible wooden beams.

Formal Dining Room 
Entered from the hallway, the formal dining room is laid to a stunning hard wood veneer floor. The décor is described as individual with a vibrant tone. A commanding stone built fireplace is present which boasts a multi fuel log burning stove. Again a wonderfully crafted cross stone mullion window features which allows ample light through. Other features include an exposed stone feature wall, picture rail and an amazing secret cupboard behind a full size door. Perfect to hide away those evening drinks, A service hatch provides direct access from the breakfast kitchen for the ultimate diner party.

Living Room 
An outstanding space which boasts stunning views over the grounds through its lovely stone mullion windows which allow ample light in to create a bright and airy space. The living room also boasts a stunning parquet wooden floor below foot and a imposing stone open fireplace, perfect for those winter evenings. Features in the living room comprise of high ceilings, exposed beams, stone mullion windows and neutral décor.

Landing 
A large landing which is accessed via the impressive staircase from the ground floor. The landing is light and airy courtesy of a number of beautiful leaded light windows and velux window above. Features include a fitted linen cupboard, dado rails and picture rails continuing the charm of this outstanding property. The landing leads to two double bedrooms through an impressive archway with a small library space beyond, two further double bedrooms accessed from the main landing, the bathroom and sitting room which could be used as a fifth bedroom if desired. The landing is neutrally decorated.

Master Bedroom 
A wonderfully individual and spacious room. A stone mullion window is present and allows ample light in. The master bedroom also benefits from fully fitted wardrobes and upper fitted cupboards above the master bed. A fireplace also exists introducing a lovely focal point.

Double Bedroom 
Accessed from the main landing the second double bedroom boasts neutral décor, a picture rail, open fireplace with a wooden mantel. Again a stone mullion window exists and a high ceiling above.

The Third Double Bedroom 
The third double bedroom is accessed through the archway off the main landing and it boasts an array of vivid and neutral tones. Again a stone mullion window is present which overlooks the court yard. Integrated wardrobes and upper level storage cupboards are also present.

The Fourth Double Bedroom 
The fourth double bedroom benefits from neutral décor and again boasts fitted wardrobes with an upper level storage cupboard. A large wood sash window also allows ample light in.

Family Bathroom 
A spacious family bathroom which comprises a white cast iron roll top bath with a chrome shower, white pedestal wash basin with recessed alcove above which is tiled with a hung mirror, white W.C. and white bidet. The floor is laid to vinyl tiles and a well-portioned leaded light window and Velux is above which allows ample light in. The bathroom is decorated neutral and again boasts high ceilings.

Sitting Room/Bedroom 
An amazing space which is positioned above the porte-cochere and is currently used as the sitting room. Other uses could be a master bedroom suite or the room could be split in to two double bedrooms creating a six bedroom residence. The sitting room features six beautiful oak framed leaded light windows which allow ample light in and boast views over the courtyard, coach house and the grounds beyond. This room features a large, original stone fireplace and a wall unit with plenty of display and storage space. The décor is neutral and bright.

The Coach House 
An imposing two storey detached Victorian coach house is situated in the centre of the grounds and offers scope for development. It is currently used as storage but has been approved by Leeds Planning for conversion into additional living space. The coach house suggests a range of uses which could include garaging for two vehicles with rooms above or the whole converted in to living/working space.

The Grounds 
The grounds of 'The Croft' comprise of around 0.20 acres. The courtyard beyond is predominately laid to stone flags which allows parking for several vehicles. A number of stone flagged seating areas are also present around the grounds which are surrounded by a number a mature but well-tended boarders. Beyond the coach house a stunning bat and ball lawn is present which is surrounded by a number of sculpted hedges and the boundary behind is a high stone wall. The grounds have a south west aspect which enable them to enjoy the sun throughout the day.

A useful outbuilding can also be found under the porte-cochere. It boasts ample internal storage, a window exists which allows neutral light into the store.

To conclude this is a unique opportunity to purchase an outstanding property which is situated in secluded and natural surroundings and must be viewed to appreciate its special character and unique features.

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15 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Leeds (2.5 mi)
  • Burley Park (2.7 mi)
  • Cross Gates (3.0 mi)
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Yorkshire's Finest, Leeds

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0113 451 3342 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Leeds (2.5 mi)
  • Burley Park (2.7 mi)
  • Cross Gates (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Yorkshire's Finest, Leeds

11-13 The Parade Stonegate Road, Meanwood, Leeds, LS6 4HZ

0113 451 3342 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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