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5 bedroom detached house for sale

The Chestnuts, 228 Bradford Road, Wakefield

Withdrawn from Market £585,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached House
  • Period Family Home
  • Five Double Bedrooms
  • En Suite To Master
  • Inherent Wealth Of Character
  • Good Sized Rear Garden
  • Double Garage
  • EPC Rating E49

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Offering an inherent wealth of character throughout and substantial and versatile living accommodation spread over three levels extending to just short of 2500 square foot is this five bedroom executive detached period family home.

The accommodation, which has been sympathetically renovated throughout by the current owner over the years, briefly comprises of spacious entrance hallway, living room, formal dining room, spacious kitchen diner with cellar off (which could be used for workshop/storage space with wine cellar off), utility room, study/bedroom and cloakroom. A feature original balustrade staircase leads to the first floor landing to three large double bedrooms, the master benefiting from modern en suite shower room/w.c. and additional main house bathroom/w.c. A staircase leads to the second floor landing to two further double bedrooms. Outside, an attractive low maintenance garden with a block paved driveway parking to the side provides ample off street parking for several vehicles to incorporate a caravan/motor home and leads to detached double garage with twin roller doors, light and power, whilst to the rear there is a good size and private enclosed well manicured lawned garden stocked with an array of mature plants, trees and shrubs incorporating fruit, chestnut and blossom trees. A raised vegetable patch and rockery incorporating pond. Raised decked patio terrace ideal for al-fresco dining. The rear garden measures approximately 1000 square yard.

Situated within this most sought after part of Wrenthorpe, the property is well placed for local amenities including shops and good schools with local bus routes nearby travelling to and from the city centre and has easy access to the motorway network, ideal for the commuter wishing to work or travel further afield.

Previously owned by the local doctor and full of charm throughout, we highly recommend an internal and external inspection to fully appreciate the accommodation on offer. Due to the nature of the size of the plot, the property could easily be extended to create further accommodation, subject to the necessary building permissions and planning consents.  


RECEPTION HALL Feature entrance door in keeping with the house, original solid wood balustrade staircase to the first floor landing, coving to the ceiling, radiator and dado rail. Doors to dining room, study/bedroom and living room. 

LIVING ROOM 23' 9" x 14' 11" (7.25m x 4.55m) Living flame effect gas fire with a marble back, hearth and detailed solid wood surround, detailed coving to the ceiling, two radiators, UPVC double glazed window to the rear. 

FORMAL DINING ROOM 14' 11" x 19' 8" into bay (4.57m x 6.00m) Walk in arched UPVC double glazed bay window to the front, two radiators, wood laminate flooring, gas fire detailed tiled insert and tiled hearth within a wooden surround. Coving to the ceiling, door into the spacious modern fitted kitchen diner. 

KITCHEN DINER 22' 5" x 8' 6" (6.84m x 2.61m) A range of modern fitted wall and base units with laminate work surface over incorporating 1 1/2 stainless steel sink with drainer to either side with mixer tap, UPVC double glazed windows to the side and rear, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge, space for feature Range cooker, part tiled walls, Karndean flooring, inset spotlights, radiator, door leading to the cellar and door to the utility room. 

UTILITY ROOM 12' 3" x 10' 3" (3.74m x 3.13m) Karndean flooring, Belfast sink with granite work tops, further laminate worktops, plumbing for washing machine, UPVC double glazed window to the rear, UPVC double glazed frosted window to the side, composite rear entrance door, modern portrait radiator, mixer tap, door to walk in store, door to downstairs w.c. and condensing combination boiler. 

W.C. White low flush w.c. and wash basin. Part tiled walls. Karndean flooring, UPVC double glazed frosted window to the side, heated chrome towel radiator. 

STUDY/BEDROOM 11' 3" x 13' 6" into bay (3.43m x 4.14m) Arched UPVC double glazed bay window to the front with feature stained and frosted windows above. Coving to the ceiling, radiator and this room could be used for a variety of purposes such as a sitting room, ground floor bedroom or study. 

CELLAR Wine cellar area off and two cellar room ideal for work shop or storage areas. 

BALUSTRADE STAIRCASE LEADING TO THE FIRST FLOOR LANDING Coving to the ceiling, dado rail, radiator, UPVC double glazed window to the side and further staircase leading to the second floor landing. Doors leading to the three bedrooms, bathroom/w.c. and understairs storage cupboard. 

MASTER BEDROOM 15' 8" x 14' 11" (4.78m x 4.55m) Feature original fire surround with detailed tiled insert and hearth with wooden surround, coving to the ceiling, radiator, UPVC double glazed window to the rear, door to the modern fitted en suite shower room/w.c. 

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM/W.C. 6' 2" x 6' 8" (1.89m x 2.04m) Three piece white suite comprising of low flush w.c., wash basin in vanity unit with tiled splash back and corner shower cubicle with mixer shower, which is fully tiled. Heated chrome towel radiator, fully tiled floor, UPVC double glazed frosted window to the rear. 

HOUSE BATHROOM/W.C. 10' 0" x 8' 7" (3.07m x 2.64m) Formerly a house bathroom and a separate w.c now comprising a five piece white suite of low flush w.c., bidet, panelled bath, pedestal wash basin and corner shower compartment with electric shower, which is fully tiled. Part tiled walls, fully tiled floor, UPVC double glazed frosted windows to the side and rear, coving to the ceiling and heated chrome towel radiator. 

BEDROOM TWO 15' 0" x 16' 6" (4.59m x 5.04m) Coving to the ceiling, two UPVC double glazed windows to the front, two radiators, laminate flooring. 

BEDROOM THREE 16' 6" x 14' 11" (5.03m x 4.57m) Two UPVC double glazed windows to the front, two radiators, wood laminate flooring, coving to the ceiling. 

STAIRCASE LEADING TO THE SECOND FLOOR LANDING UPVC double glazed window to the front on the staircase. Dado rail, door into the eaves, loft access, doors to two further double bedrooms. 

BEDROOM FOUR 15' 0" x 9' 4" (4.59m x 2.86m) Two UPVC double glazed arched windows to the side, radiator, wood laminate flooring, two doors into the eaves for storage. 

BEDROOM FIVE 12' 11" x 14' 11" (3.95m x 4.56m) Two UPVC double glazed arched windows to the side, radiator, original exposed wooden beam and door to the further useful storage area into the eaves. 

OUTSIDE There is an attractive low maintenance flagged garden to the front, a block paved driveway to the side providing ample off street parking for several vehicles leading to double detached garage with twin roller doors. To the rear there is a timber decked patio area ideal for al-fresco dining, good sized private enclosed lawned garden well stocked with an array of mature plants and shrubs incorporating fruit, chestnut and blossom trees. Pond. 

DIRECTIONS Leave Wakefield along Northgate and at the traffic lights head straight over and continue for approximately half a mile. Shortly after The Chestnuts can be found on your right hand side indicated by our for sale board. 

EPC RATING To view the full Energy Performance Certificate please call into one of our five local offices. 

LAYOUT PLANS These floor plans are intended as a rough guide only and are not to be intended as an exact representation and should not be scaled. We cannot confirm the accuracy of the measurements or details of these floor plans. 

VIEWINGS To view please contact our Wakefield office and they will be pleased to arrange a suitable appointment. 

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 May 2016


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