This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

3 bedroom cottage for sale

Windmill Lane, Thurlstone

Removed £169,950

Property Description

Key features


Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Dating back over 250 years old, this charming cottage enjoys an idyllic setting with well proportioned gardens rolling down to the River Don, it is also unusual in providing parking facilities for two vehicles in addition to a detached single garage and provides accommodation of immense character, likely to prove of interest to a variety of purchasers and in particular the downsizer seeking a home of character and individuality. With gas heating and sealed unit double glazing the accommodation on offer comprises: side entrance, lounge, kitchen, three bedrooms (bedroom three currently utilised as study), bathroom, most useful converted loft, surprisingly generous gardens to both front and rear, out buildings, single garage, parking for two vehicles. 


SIDE ENTRANCE AREA Having a stable entrance door to the side elevation, this area also displays quarry tiling to the floor, and also a number of hanging hooks to the wall making ideal for the storage of outdoor clothing and footwear. 

LOUNGE 16' 8" x 14' 4" (5.08m x 4.37m) A principal reception room of great character, displaying exposed stone work to the staircase wall and also a number of original ceiling beams. The focal point of the room is a wonderful exposed stone fireplace which contains a multi fuel stove, there are fitted bookshelves to an alcove and the room also enjoys excellent levels of natural light provided by two picture windows to the front elevation. 

KITCHEN 8' 0" x 7' 5" (2.44m x 2.26m) A compact yet very well planned kitchen providing a range of base and wall storage cupboards with oak effect fronts to include an inset one and a half bowl sink with cupboards beneath, there are further base and wall mounted units and also an expanse of worktop surfaces having ceramic tiling to the surrounds. There is further tiling to the floor, exposed ceiling beams and the sale will include the integrated oven and hob.  


LANDING With exposed stone work to the staircase wall, the landing provides access to the following accommodation. 

BEDROOM ONE 14' 0" x 11' 6" (4.27m x 3.51m) This very well proportioned principal bedroom is positioned to the front of the property and as such enjoys a fine outlook over the front garden and River Don beyond. There is a range of fitted wardrobes to one wall, further over stairs bulkhead storage cupboard and a radiator. 

BEDROOM TWO 8' 6" x 8' 1" (2.59m x 2.46m) This rear facing bedroom which in the past has also been used as a separate dining room enjoys excellent levels of natural light provided by double glazed french doors to the rear elevation which in turn offer access to the enclosed rear garden. There is a range of fitted shelving to one wall and also a radiator.  

BEDROOM THREE/STUDY 8' 8" x 7' 3" (2.64m x 2.21m) A compact single bedroom, capable of accommodating a single bed but in most recent times having been utilised as a study and as such providing a fitted work desk with pull out ladder style steps beneath which in turn afford access to the loft storage area. Single panel radiator.  

BATHROOM 8' 0" x 7' 6" (2.44m x 2.29m) Providing a three piece suite in white comprising: a paneled bath with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low flush WC. There is majority tiling to the walls, laminate floor covering, ceiling downlighters and a radiator.  

LOFT STORAGE AREA 16' 0" x 10' 4" (4.88m x 3.15m) Access from the third bedroom/study, this most useful of spaces has in the past been used as a study and gym and even an occasional bedroom.  

OUTSIDE In front of the property and set below a retaining wall is a delightful principally lawned garden displaying traditional borders, this area in turn gently sloping down to the River Don where a generous paved sitting area takes full advantage of the delightful outlook. The rear garden is mostly paved and is once again offset by established planted features to include a productive apple tree. There are three separate externally accessed stores within the ownership of the dwelling to include one which contains the gas fired central heating boiler and the property is unusual for a dwelling of this nature in that it provides two separate impressed concrete parking areas, one of which is placed in front of the DETACHED SINGLE GARAGE.  

SERVICES All mains are laid to the property. 

HEATING A gas fired heating system is installed. 

DOUBLE GLAZING The property benefits from sealed unit double glazing. 

TENURE We understand the property to be freehold. 

DIRECTIONS From our Penistone office proceed down the hill to Bridge End turning left at the traffic lights onto Thurlstone Road. Continue along the main road into Thurlstone and on the left hand side, just before leaving the S bend, turn left where indicated by our For Sale board onto Windmill Lane and the property will be found on the right hand side. 

More information from this agent

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 September 2016


View in fullscreen
Master Floorplan Image
Master Floorplan Image

Map & Street View

Disclaimer - Property reference 100864006993. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Butcher Residential Ltd, Penistone. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* This is the maximum possible speed. Broadband speed may be lower at peak times and can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. The information is provided and maintained by

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.