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3 bedroom penthouse for sale

Thorpe Hall, Queens Drive, Ilkley

Sold by Us £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Penthouse Apartment
  • Light and Airy Sitting Room
  • Impressive Breakfast Kitchen & Adjoining Living Area
  • Master Bedroom & En-Suite Shower Room
  • Two Further Bedrooms
  • House Bathroom & Cloakroom
  • Utility Room & Store Room
  • EPC Rating C
  • Tower leading to the Roof Top Garden
  • Breathtaking Views

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Ilkley town centre offers an excellent range of high class shops, restaurants, cafes and everyday amenities including two supermarkets, health centre, boutique cinema, playhouse and library. The town benefits from high achieving schools for all ages including Ilkley Grammar School. There are good sporting and recreational facilities. Situated within the heart of the Wharfe Valley, surrounded by the famous Moors to the south and the River Wharfe to the north, Ilkley is regarded as an ideal base for the Leeds/Bradford commuter. A regular train service runs from the town to both cities. 

The elegantly appointed accommodation with GAS FIRED CENTRAL HEATING, SECURITY SYSTEM, ENTRY PHONE SYSTEM, HIGH CEILINGS and with approximate room sizes comprises: 


ENTRANCE HALL With steps/ramp up to a communal hallway with video link door entry system, post boxes and passenger lift to all floors.  

ORIGINAL CENTRAL HALLWAY A most impressive communal hallway having the original triple height vaulted ceiling, stained glass windows, ornate plasterwork and a carved mahogany return staircase leading off.  


RECEPTION HALL Video entry phone. Low voltage lighting.  

STORE ROOM OFF 7' 3" x 5' 11" (2.21m x 1.8m) A useful store area. 

SITTING ROOM 24' 7" x 17' 0" (7.49m x 5.18m) A light and airy sitting room with a high ceiling and exposed purlins. A generous window with fantastic views over Ilkley and the Wharfe valley. Two additional high level windows. Six wall light points.  

BREAKFAST KITCHEN 20' 6" x 18' 1" (6.25m x 5.51m) A spacious breakfast kitchen with superb views over the valley and beyond. Fitted with a range of base and wall units, pan drawers, wicker drawers and glazed display cupboard. Granite work surfaces and up stands incorporating an inset stainless steel sink unit. Tiled splash backs and concealed lighting. Display shelves. Hotpoint double oven. Hotpoint five ring gas hob with a stainless steel hood over. Hotpoint integrated fridge freezer. Baumatic dishwasher. Central island creating a breakfast bar with Granite work surfaces and wine rack. Low voltage lighting. Amtico flooring. Opening to the light and airy living area.  

DINING ROOM 15' 9" x 12' 11" (4.8m x 3.94m) A generous dining room positioned in the centre of the apartment with a high ceiling and lantern window. Picture rail. Five wall light points. Low voltage ceiling lights.  

INNER HALL Glazed double doors lead into the tower lobby. 

UTILITY ROOM 8' 6" x 5' 4" (2.59m x 1.63m) Fitted with a range of base and wall units with an inset stainless steel sink unit. Plumbing for a washing machine. Spaces for a condensing dryer and freestanding fridge freezer. Exposed purlins. Amtico flooring.  

CLOAKROOM 8' 6" x 5' 4" (2.59m x 1.63m) Fitted with a white suite comprising a wash basin and low suite w.c. Low voltage lighting. Exposed purlins. Amtico flooring.  

MASTER BEDROOM 16' 10" x 14' 2" (5.13m x 4.32m) A lovely light and airy bedroom with south facing windows. Fitted with an extensive range of bespoke wardrobes and drawers. Walk-in airing cupboard with Chaffoteaux & Maury Britony central heating boiler. Exposed purlins.  

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM Fitted with a modern white suite comprising a shower stall with limestone tiled walls, vanity unit and low suite w.c. Heated towel rail. Shaver point. Low voltage lighting.  

BEDROOM TWO 16' 6" x 14' 3" (5.03m x 4.34m) Fitted with an extensive range of Schreiber oak wardrobes and drawers. Two south facing dormer windows.  

BEDROOM THREE/STUDY 14' 0" x 6' 10" (4.27m x 2.08m) Window to the north elevation with super views over Ilkley. Low voltage lighting. Ladder access to the boarded storage area.  

HOUSE BATHROOM Fitted with a white suite comprising a panelled bath with Victorian style hand held shower attachment and shower screen, pedestal wash basin and low suite w.c. Shaver point. Exposed purlins. Low voltage lighting.  

TOWER LOBBY Windows to three sides with far reaching views. Access to two terraces, both with stone balustrades, one with a southerly aspect and one with views northwards over the valley. Spiral staircase leads up the tower and gives access to: 

ROOF TOP GARDEN Perched on the roof of Thorpe Hall with breath taking views over the Wharfe valley, this sizeable space creates a superb outdoor entertaining or relaxation space.  


OFF ROAD PARKING Electrically operated gates give access to the two secured parking spaces.  

COMMUNAL GROUNDS Thorpe Hall is set in beautifully maintained landscaped grounds of approximately one acre and include a Victorian summerhouse for use of the residents.  

TENURE We are informed by our clients that there are 111 years remaining on the lease (August 2016). Each apartment owner has one share in the management company which owns the freehold. 

SERVICE CHARGE We are informed by our clients that the current service charge is £4,119.60 per annum which includes the buildings insurance, building maintenance, lift, garden, gates/entry systems, communal area cleaning and external window cleaning.  

PLEASE NOTE The extent of the property and its boundaries are subject to verification by inspection of the title deeds. 

GENERAL The measurements in these particulars are approximate and have been provided for guidance purposes only. The fixtures, fittings and appliances have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. The internal photographs used in these particulars are reproduced for general information and it cannot be inferred that any item is included in the sale. 

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS Strictly by prior appointment with Dale Eddison's Ilkley office.  

LOCATION From our offices on The Grove proceed up Wells Road, taking the first turning on the right onto Queens Road. Continue along past St Margaret's Church turning right into Queens Drive. Thorpe Hall can then be found on the right hand side.  

CLIENTS COMMENTS The apartment has everything we were looking for, with super entertaining space, easy access to Ilkley Moor and the town and with its fantastic views, it was the perfect place for us to live in Ilkley. 

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10 December 2016


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