6 bedroom character property for sale5 Old School, James Street, Thornton, BD13 3NR
A unique opportunity to acquire the principal part of the former village school. The property offers extremely spacious and well planned living accommodation and benefits from a good sized enclosed garden.
Briefly comprising, entrance hallways, living kitchen, lounge, utility, study, 5 double bedrooms, gym/bedroom 6, en suite, house bathroom and shower room. Off road parking, 2 single garages and enclosed gardens.
Bradford approx 4 miles. Leeds approx 18 miles. Halifax approx 7 miles.
The Accommodation Comprises -
Ground Floor - Entrance Hall
Bedroom Six/ Gym
First Floor - Landing
Externals - To the front a tarmac parking area leads to the 2 garages with electric up and over doors. A York stone garden with path leading to the main entrance. To the rear of the property an enclosed, good sized lawned garden with paved seating area. Outdoor lighting. A pedestrian gate to the rear garden allows the vendors further access to the garden.
Location - Thornton is a village on the outskirts of Bradford which is best known as being the birthplace of the Brontes, it is a sought after and convenient residential location, yet also remains close to superb open countryside. The property is within walking distance to a variety of amenities to include various shops, public houses, Primary School, cafe's, supermarket, library, pharmacy etc. A short drive away is Keelham farm shop. Golf course nearby. The property is approximately 4 miles away from the city of Bradford. Bus route nearby. Train Station is nearby Bradford provides access to the cities of Leeds, Manchester and direct access to London. Leeds Bradford Airport and Manchester International airport are accessible.
General Information - The property forms part of a school conversion and offers extremely spacious and well planned living accommodation. Superb original features have been retained such as the impressive exposed beam structure to the first floor living rooms and exposed stone arched mullion windows to both the front and rear. The school was converted into residential accommodation in 2009.
Tiled and oak flooring and a shoe cupboard to the entrance hall. Oak doors throughout. An oak timber spindle balustrade staircase leads to the first floor.
The living kitchen is a spacious room with open bean structure. Contemporary base, drawer and eye level units with granite surfaces and breakfast bar. Under unit lighting. Integrated dishwasher. Oak flooring.
The lounge is an impressive room with open beam structure to the ceiling. Distant views to the front.
Wired for Bose surround sound.
Oak flooring to the landing.
Sliding doors access the study. Fitted oak units. Oak flooring.
The utility has base units, plumbing for a washing machine and dryer. Belfast sink.
Walk in wardrobe to bedroom two.
The gym could be utilised as a further bedroom, snug etc.
The en suite to the master bedroom benefits from a Laufen Suite comprising:- 2 wash hand basins, shower, bidet and W.C. Travertine tiled floor.
A Laufen suite also to the house bathroom comprising, bath with overhead shower, double sink unit, bidet and W.C. Travertine splashbacks and floor tiles. Shaver points.
The first floor shower room comprises, Vitra 4 piece suite- double shower cubicle, W.C, bidet and wash hand basin. Tiled splashbacks and floor.
Loft accessed via pull down ladder. Boarded for storage.
Fixtures And Fittings - Only fixtures and fittings specifically mentioned in the particulars are included within the sale. Items not mentioned such as carpets and curtains may be available subject to separate negotiation.
Local Authority - Bradford MDC
Wayleaves,Easements And Rights Of Way - The sale is subject to all of these rights whether public or private, whether mentioned in these particulars or not.
Tenure - Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.
Services - We understand that the property benefits from all mains services. Please note that any of the services have not been tested by the agents, we would therefore strictly point out that all prospective purchasers must satisfy themselves as to their working order.
Directions To - From Halifax proceed on the main A629 Keighley Road towards Denholme. At the traffic lights turn right onto Thornton Road (B6145) signed Bradford. Continue into Thornton Village taking a left turning onto James Street (turning before the Co-op). Proceed along James Street until reaching the entrance to the Old School on the left. Park at the end of the car park where you will find the steps leading to number 5.
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