6 bedroom detached house for sale

Southgate, Honley, HOLMFIRTH, West Yorkshire

Sold STC £500,000

Property Description

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Located close to the centre of the much sought after village of Honley yet having a very private tucked away position with large garden and delightful woodland views. Holmeleigh dates back to 1890 and is a commanding residence ready for a new family to make it their own with great flexibility in how the vast accommodation spread over four floors can be utilised. Internally the property has fine period features such as ornate mouldings, with detail to walls and ceilings, sash windows, deep skirting's, high ceilings and majestic staircase.

Property ref: 121_1999_3450978

Entrance 
Some of the fine Victorian features of Holmeleigh are represented in this grand entrance, right from the vestibule on into the inner porch with wide doorways which opens into the impressive entrance hallway which hosts the grand staircase turning as it rises to the first floor illuminated by the dramatic stained glass leaded window. Just off the hallway is the ground floor W.C. and study.

Dining Kitchen 
A very traditional Victorian dining kitchen has a range of base and upper units with an especially attractive exposed brick Inglenook style recess to house a cooking range. Having natural light to two separate elevations creating a bright and light room with plenty of room for large dining table.

Formal Dining Room 
As our floor plan reveals, an especially large forum for the more formal dining occasions which also benefits from natural light to side and rear with delightful garden views. A most elegant room which could be utilised as a drawing room or as a secondary reception room.

Sitting Room 
This refined room has as a focal point a period carved wood fire surround and sumptuous parquet style wooden flooring. Also having side window in addition to a rather special bay window which protrudes into the garden framing charming garden views and affords a large window seat.

Lower Ground Floor 
To describe this area as a basement would not be doing it justice, it has enormous potential with full staircase, good head height, some natural light and central heating. The 3 rooms are currently utilised as games room, utility room and store room but could also be adapted into cinema room, gymnasium, music room and wine cellar.

Master Bedroom 
The master suite is appropriately placed to the rear of the property with dual aspect windows. The larger rear facing of which provide pleasing garden and woodland views. A spacious double bedroom is accompanied by a large ensuite bathroom fitted with a traditional white suite, scope exists for a new suite to be fitted which could include a full bath and separate double shower cubicle.

Guest Suite 
Also with dual aspect and the same delightful garden and woodland views this spacious double bedroom has built in wardrobes and vanity area in addition to its own ensuite shower room.

Third Bedroom & Bathroom 
The third double bedroom to the first floor enjoys much of the aforementioned features and is served by the house bathroom which has a modern white and chrome suite with a separate W.C. room.

Second Floor 
The splendour of the staircase rises to the seconds floor with a matching stained glass leaded window at the turn. This floor has five separate rooms, three double bedrooms and two single. These could all be used as bedrooms, however it may be suitable to use one or both of the single rooms as bathroom or ensuite facilities if required.

Outside 
The gardens to Holmeleigh are especially large with well-established mainly evergreen borders and a garage. The flat lawned garden at the top is perfect to sitting out and enjoying the wooded surroundings. Stone steps lead down to the lower garden which is also a flat lawned area accompanied by an established wildlife pond.

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15 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Honley (0.5 mi)
  • Brockholes (0.9 mi)
  • Berry Brow (1.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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65 Huddersfield Road Holmfirth HD9 3AZ

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Nearest stations

  • Honley (0.5 mi)
  • Brockholes (0.9 mi)
  • Berry Brow (1.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Yorkshire's Finest, Holmfirth

65 Huddersfield Road Holmfirth HD9 3AZ

01484 689880 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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