5 bedroom detached house for sale

Whiddon Croft, Menston, Ilkley, LS29

Sold STC £1,200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Exceptional detached residence
  • Five bedrooms plus study
  • Generously proportioned
  • Wrap around gardens
  • Equestrian facilities
  • Three stables, tack room and paddock
  • Triple garage
  • Panoramic views
  • Two en suites
  • EPC D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An exceptional detached residence in a peaceful backwater location on the outskirts of Menston village, with stunning panoramic views across the countryside. This excellent family home offers five bedrooms plus a study/bedroom six, versatile and well proportioned living space, generous gardens, equestrian facilities and a triple garage. The property is nestled at the head of an exclusive cul de sac and approached via a gated entrance, giving a wonderful first impression. There are two reception rooms, both with access to the terrace and a beautiful open plan living/dining kitchen with bi-folding doors leading to the garden, enjoying the views across open fields. In addition, there is a utility room, access to the garage and a cloakroom on the ground floor. On the first floor there are two bedrooms with en suite facilities, three further bedrooms, family bathroom and a feature double height study/bedroom six. The external space is a key feature of the property, with an impressive gated entrance, gravelled driveway, three stables, tack room, triple garage, terrace and paddock. Early viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the accommodation.

Menston is a popular village community with excellent local facilities and exceptional transport links. The village offers local shops, post office, village pubs, additional recreational facilities, village park and train station. With village amenities available locally and further amenities and schooling available throughout the area in neighbouring Otley, Ilkley and Guiseley.

ACCOMMODATION 
Oak front entrance door with stained glass circular window leads into:

ENTRANCE HALL 
Timber framed double glazed window to front, tiled flooring, alarm keypad, telephone entry system, dado rail, ceiling cornice, radiator.

DINING ROOM 
5.79m (19' 0") x 4.22m (13' 10")
Timber framed double glazed windows to front and side, multi-pane double doors lead out to terrace, multi-pane double doors to living room, ceiling cornice, dado rail, two radiators.

LIVING ROOM 
7.09m (23' 3") x 4.22m (13' 10")
Timber framed double glazed windows to rear and side, multi-pane double doors lead out to terrace, open fire with stone surround, TV point, dado rail, ceiling cornice, two radiators.

LIVING/DINING KITCHEN 
8.51m (27' 11") x 8.20m (26' 11")
Timber framed double glazed windows to front and rear, bi-folding doors lead out to rear garden, extensive range of kitchen units at base and wall level with granite work surfaces and splashback tiling, one and a half bowl sink and drainer with brass mixer tap over, Stoves New Home special edition dual fuel range cooker with gas hob, integral Neff microwave, integral Neff dishwasher, integral fridge freezer, under cabinet lighting, inset ceiling spotlights, three radiators, tiled flooring with under floor heating.

UTILITY ROOM 
2.87m (9' 5") x 1.96m (6' 5")
Timber framed double glazed window to front, range of kitchen units at base level with granite work surface and splashback tiling, stainless steel sink, wall mounted Glow Worm boiler, space and plumbing for washing machine, tiled flooring, door leading into passageway between the house and garages.

CLOAKROOM 
Timber framed double glazed windows to front and side, low level WC, pedestal wash basin, partly tiled walls, tiled flooring, extractor fan, inset ceiling spotlights, ceiling cornice, radiator. From the entrance hall, staircase with open spindle balustrade leads up to:

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 
Timber framed double glazed window to side, loft access, double door airing cupboard, further storage cupboard, dado rail, ceiling cornice, two radiators.

MASTER BEDROOM 
5.41m (17' 9") x 4.62m (15' 2")
Timber framed double glazed window to front and rear, TV point, ceiling coving, radiator.

DRESSING ROOM 
2.62m (8' 7") x 2.54m (8' 4")
Timber framed double glazed window to front, fitted wardrobes with shelving, inset ceiling spotlights, ceiling coving, radiator.

EN SUITE BATHROOM 
Timber framed double glazed opaque window to rear, bath, shower enclosure, low level WC, pedestal wash basin, partly tiled, extractor fan, inset ceiling spotlights, ceiling cornice, radiator.

BEDROOM TWO 
5.28m (17' 4") x 4.06m (13' 4")
Two timber framed double glazed windows to front, two fitted wardrobes, ceiling cornice, radiator.

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM 
Timber framed double glazed opaque windows to front and side, shower enclosure, pedestal wash basin, low level WC, partly tiled, extractor fan, inset ceiling spotlights, ceiling coving, radiator.

BEDROOM THREE 
4.22m (13' 10") x 4.19m (13' 9")
Timber framed double glazed windows to side and rear, recessed wardrobe, ceiling coving, TV point, radiator.

BEDROOM FOUR 
3.33m (10' 11") x 3.15m (10' 4")
Timber framed double glazed window to side, recessed wardrobe, radiator.

BEDROOM FIVE 
3.02m (9' 11") x 2.74m (9' 0")
Timber framed double glazed window to rear, ceiling coving, radiator.

STUDY/BEDROOM SIX 
3.89m (12' 9") x 2.72m (8' 11")
Double height timber framed double glazed windows to front and side, atrium ceiling, radiator.

HOUSE BATHROOM 
Timber framed double glazed window to rear, bath, shower enclosure, low level WC, pedestal wash basin, part tiled, inset ceiling spotlights, ceiling cornice, extractor fan, radiator.

TRIPLE GARAGE 
8.81m (28' 11") x 5.38m (17' 8")
Side entrance door, three electric up and over doors, window to side.

OUTSIDE 
The property is approached via a gated entrance with sandstone pillars, leading to a generous gravelled parking area and the triple garage. There are well stocked borders with mature trees, hedges and shrubbery. There is a generous paddock at the rear, which is greenbelt land, with fence borders and power points. There is a terrace to the side of the property, ideal for alfresco dining, with outdoor lighting and power points.

EQUESTRIAN FACILITIES 
The equestrian facilities comprise three stone built stables with slate roofs, power and lighting, water taps and an additional tack room.

AGENTS NOTES 
Please note that the vendor of the property is a relation of a Hunters staff member.

DIRECTIONS 
From the traffic lights by the Hare and Hounds public house on Bradford Road proceed along Bingley Road and at the mini roundabout turn right into Main Street. Proceed through the village for about half a mile and just before the Menston Arms turn right into Burley Lane. Continue past the church and turn left into Craven Park and then immediately right into Whiddon Croft. The property can be found at the head of the cul de sac.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 May 2017

Nearest stations

  • Menston (0.4 mi)
  • Burley-in-Wharfedale (1.1 mi)
  • Guiseley (1.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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4-5 Crescent Court Brook Street Ilkley LS29 8DE

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01943 678310 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Menston (0.4 mi)
  • Burley-in-Wharfedale (1.1 mi)
  • Guiseley (1.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hunters, Ilkley & Surrounding Areas

4-5 Crescent Court Brook Street Ilkley LS29 8DE

01943 678310 Local call rate

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