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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Lee Cross, Diggle, SADDLEWORTH, OL3


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++WITH LAND AVAILABLE++ A character property situated in this stunning semi rural position offering a very high degree of privacy with superb outlooks over the surrounding areas with versatile living space ideal for the larger family. Three reception rooms, farmhouse kitchen, two double bedrooms in one part, attached annex with two further bedrooms, lounge areas with kitchenettes, two bathrooms. Formal gardens. Ripe for integration. Attached garage and workshop. Additional land by separate negotiation. Early viewing essential. EPC F. We are available until 8.30pm weekdays - please phone or email us to arrange a viewing.

A character property situated in a stunning semi-rural position, offering a very high degree of privacy with superb views over the surrounding countryside. The property has evolved over 50 years according to the needs of the current owners, and now offers accommodation that can be adapted to suit different needs. It could ideally suit those who need private office space for working from home, an opportunity to provide bed and breakfast, those who require living space for a dependant relative or for a family wishing to provide teenagers with their own space. Furthermore, approximately six acres of land is available for negotiation separately, to suit those with equestrian or smallholding interests.

The main house provides dining-room, superb lounge, farmhouse kitchen with gas Aga and pantry, two double bedrooms, and bathroom. There is a large entrance hall with a multi-fuel stove and cloakroom off. The North Wing contains two further bedrooms with lounge areas and kitchenette facilities, and a shared bathroom. There is an attached double garage with loft space over, and a workshop adjoining with wood burning stove. Notably the property benefits from both main and spring water supplies, thus most usage is at no cost.

Externally, The Old Stables is set in large landscaped gardens which are well stocked with trees, shrubs and flower beds and large pond. There is a raised bed vegetable plot, a small stream with watercress bed, and a copse of willow trees planted to provide a sustainable log supply in future years.


All in all, this is a unique opportunity to acquire a very spacious versatile home, rare in this position and not to be missed.

Diggle is a popular local village and only a short drive from Uppermill which is served by all amenities including Greenfield Railway Station, bus links to Manchester and Huddersfield, a range of local shopping facilities and within reach of recreational activities including the Huddersfield Narrow Canal, Dovestones Sailing Club at Dovestones Country Park in Greenfield. Saddleworth Golf Club is only a few minutes away.

Approximately six acres of land is available to buy by separate negoatiation.

Main House -

Ground Floor -

Porch -

Hallway - With cloakroom off.

Lounge - 5.35m x 6.98m max (17'7" x 22'11" max) -

Dining Room - 4.89m max x 3.91m (16'1" max x 12'10") -

Kitchen - 4.15m max x 3.65m (13'7" max x 12'0") -

Pantry -

First Floor -

Landing -

Bedroom 1 - 4.75m max x 3.95m (15'7" max x 13'0") -

Bedroom 2 - 4.17m max x 3.75m (13'8" max x 12'4") -

Bathroom -

Annex -

Ground Floor -

Hall -

Sitting Room/Kitchenette - 4.88m x 4.98m max (16'0" x 16'4" max) -

Sitting Room/Kitchenette/Office - 4.88m x 5.28m max (16'0" x 17'4" max) -

Bathroom -

First Floor -

Bedroom 3 - 3.73m x 2.20m (12'3" x 7'3") -

Bedroom 4 - 4.17m x 2.18m (13'8" x 7'2") -

Garage - 5.16m x 5.05m (16'11" x 16'7") -

Workshop - 2.74m x 5.11m (9'0" x 16'9") -

Gardens -

Views + Land -

Mains water and electricity are connected. Private drainage system. Mains gas supply.

Directions - The Old Stables is on Leeside which in turn is off Ward Lane Diggle.

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23 May 2016

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