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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Bankfoot, Almondbury, Huddersfield, HD4

Sold STC £395,000

Property Description

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A BEAUTIFUL COTTAGE IN THE WOODSOME VALLEY WITH RURAL SURROUNDINGS AND LOVELY GARDENS WITH SUBSTANTIAL DRIVEWAY AND DOUBLE GARAGE THIS THREE/FOUR BEDROOMED HOME WHICH HAS AN INTERIOR WHICH IN PARTS REQUIRES SOME UPDATING AND YET IS READY TO MOVE INTO AND HAS MANY BEAUTIFUL FEATURES.

It briefly comprises: Lovely sitting hallway, delightful through lounge, good sized dining room, breakfast kitchen, rear hall, utility room/downstairs w.c., staircase to study sitting room/bedroom four, principal staircase to first floor landing with three bedrooms and house bathroom. Integral double garage, beautiful garden areas to the front and rear, additional land on lease from Farnley Estates providing additional gardens and small paddock area. The property is in the parish of Farnley Tyas. Please note Rose Cottage, a separate home which adjoins is also for sale, see separate details. EPC rating E.

The Accommodation Comprises -

Ground Floor -

Entrance - A timber and glazed door with matching glazed side panel leads through to the entrance hall.

Entrance Hall - This impressive entrance hall also acts, to some extent, as a garden room. It enjoys lovely views out over the gardens courtesy of three windows in total. There is an angled and beamed ceiling line with chandelier point. This opens through to the inner hallway.

Inner Hallway - With two beams exposed to the ceiling and further ceiling light point. A doorway leads through to the lounge.

Lounge - This lovely room has views both to the front and rear. To the front there are twin glazed French style doors giving direct access out to a stone flagged patio and the gardens beyond. This also achieves a large amount of natural light facing in a southerly direction. There are two period style windows to the rear giving a pleasant outlook over the property's rear gardens and wooded scene beyond. There are two fabulous beams to the ceiling and a broad Inglenook style open fireplace with centrally located chimney breast in stone, all being home for an open fire grate.

Lounge -

Dining Room - With a lovely view out to the front courtesy of period style mullioned windows. This large dining room has a fabulous beam to the ceiling and central ceiling light point.

Breakfast Kitchen - Positioned to the rear and having two good sized windows overlooking the property's rear gardens. The kitchen is fitted with a wealth of units including a breakfast bar, inset stainless steel sink unit with stylish mixer tap over, Miele halogen hob, integrated Miele oven and integrated Miele dishwasher. There is also a Liebherr premium fridge. The units are to be found at the high and low level. There is a large amount of spotlighting and beautiful beam on display. Timber and glazed stable style door leads through to the rear entrance lobby.

Rear Entrance Lobby - This has a quarry tiled floor, stable style door out to the rear gardens and gives access to a utility room/downstairs w.c.

Utility Room/Downstairs W.C. - Fitted with stainless steel sink unit, plumbing for automatic washing machine, cupboard and working surface. There is a combination central heating radiator/heated towel rail and low level w.c.

Garage - A doorway gives access through to the garage (details of which are to follow).

First Floor -

Stairs And Landing Area - From the rear entrance lobby a staircase rises up to a small landing area with storage cupboard. This leads through to the studio sitting room/bedroom four.

Studio Sitting Room/Bedroom Four - A fabulous room which enjoys a superb bank of eight mullioned windows, all facing in a southerly direction and enjoying delightful views out over the property's gardens and rural scene beyond. There is a circular gable window giving a pleasant view up the valley. The room has a beautiful polished timber boarded floor, a large amount of timber panelling with concealed seating/cupboards, library style book shelving and large walk in cupboard. There is also under eaves storage. This room has a huge amount of versatility and could be considered suitable for the main bedroom of the home or indeed continue its usage which has been a combination of work space and sitting area.

Studio Sitting Room/Bedroom Four -

Stairs And Landing - From the lounge a beautiful stone staircase with wrought iron balustrading leads up to the first floor landing. This first floor landing is of a good size and has a window giving an outlook to the rear. There is also a beam on display.

Bedroom One - A lovely double room with a bank of mullioned windows and further window giving a super outlook. There is a beautiful beam on display, two ceiling light points, bank of in built robes, further in built bedroom furniture and airing cupboard.

Bedroom Two - Once again a delightful double room with a super view out over the property's gardens courtesy of mullioned windows. It has a high ceiling height with ceiling light point and in built robes with storage cupboards over and other integrated bedroom furniture.

Bedroom Three - A pleasant single room with a lovely outlook courtesy of mullioned windows.

House Bathroom - The house bathroom is fitted with a three piece suite white that comprises of concealed cistern w.c., bath with additional Mira shower over as well as mixer taps, and vanity unit with inset wash hand basin. There is a bank of three mullioned windows giving a super outlook, light and shaver socket, inset spotlighting to the ceiling and tiling to the full ceiling height.

Outside - The property occupies a remarkable location and is on the Farnley Tyas side of Almondbury, indeed in the Woodsome Valley and is only a short drive away from both Farnley Tyas and Woodsome Golf Course with Almondbury's broad range of facilities being a short drive away. A gateway leads through to the good sized tarmacadam driveway. This provides a large amount of parking and turning space and gives access to the property's integral double garage.

Outside -

Double Garage - The double garage is of an enormous size and has an up and over door, a personal door through to the property's accommodation, stable style door out to the rear gardens and personal door to the front driveway. There is a store area and the garage is fitted with power, light and water. The garage is home for a Baxi gas fired central heating boiler.

Gardens - As the photographs suggest the property has extremely well maintained delightful and interesting gardens. These comprises of flowering bed areas, a variety of shaped lawns, all of which are tendered to a particularly high standard. The upper garden area is, and has been, on rental from the Farnley Estate for many years. This is on a peppercorn basis. To the rear there is a delightful garden area. This runs the full width of the home. It has a paved patio/sitting out area and lawned garden with mature shrubbery and trees.

Gardens -

Farnley Estates -

Farnley Estates -

View -

View -

Plan - To the rear of Wood Croft Cottage a pathway coloured brown gives pedestrian access to neighbouring cottages.

Additional Details -

Double Glazing - The property has partial double glazing.

Central Heating - The property has gas fired central heating.

Security - The property has an alarm system.

Tenure - Please note the property is leasehold on a 999 year basis from November 1888.

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