4 bedroom detached house for sale

Lydgate, Huddersfield

£259,950

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INTERNAL VIEWING ESSENTIAL! Offering immense character & flexible accommodation, this most spacious stone built cottage, c.1908, has 4 double-bedrooms (1 to G/F being a potential office or 'granny flat') and has been extended from it's original form to provide a superb family home in this sought after area. The cottage retains original oak beams, one dated 1568, and whilst in need of some cosmetic upgrading (reflected within the asking price) has generous & flexible accommodation.  Outside are EASY MAINTENANCE GARDENS & OFF ROAD PARKING FOR 2 CARS. Enjoying good local amenities, incl shops and quality restaurants, within the catchment area for excellent local schools and with easy access to the M1, THIS PROPERTY MUST BE VIEWED.  Nb: the ground floor bedroom/en-suite is a garage conversion and could be converted back if required to provide a good sized garage.

Entrance  
A timber & glazed exterior door gives access to the welcoming entrance lobby with dado rail decor, which in turn gives access to a ground floor shower room and to the hallway.

Shower Room  
6' 8'' x 5' 8'' (2.03m x 1.73m)
A most spacious and attractive shower room which has been recently updated. Being fully tiled to the walls, there is a quadrant style shower cubicle with shower, a low flush wc and a vanity wash basin with mixer tap. There is a ladder style central heating radiator and a sealed unit double glazed window with obscure glass.

Entrance Hall  
A timber & glazed door gives access from the entrance lobby into this spacious hallway which has beams to the ceiling, dado rail decor and a return staircase with dark wood balustrade rising to the first floor. Inset into one wall is an attractive display feature with shelving & lighting, also having a central heating radiator and useful under stairs storage.

Lounge  
16' 9'' x 14' 3'' (5.10m x 4.34m)
Of generous proportions this most characterful room has the added novelty of a bar area - ideal for home entertaining! With original beams to the ceiling, timber plate rack and brick fireplace, this most comfortable lounge also has 2 x sealed unit double glazed windows to the front aspect, allowing ample light. A door leads to the hallway.

Dining Room 
11' 0'' x 10' 0'' (3.35m x 3.05m)
This good sized dining room is attractively presented and has a pleasant view to the side garden via the sealed unit double glazed window. Also having beams to the ceiling and a central heating radiator. A doorway leads through to the kitchen.

Kitchen 
15' 9'' x 9' 10'' (4.80m x 2.99m)
This fully fitted kitchen does require some updating but the space available provides an excellent opportunity to create the kitchen of your dreams! Currently having an extensive range of pine wall & base units with under unit lighting, matching laminate work surfaces and splash backs, also a sink with waste disposal unit, drainer, mixer tap and plumbing for both automatic washing machine and dishwasher. A cosy seating area has a door nearby leading through to the rear entrance porch, there is also a sealed unit double glazed window.

Bedroom 4 
18' 1'' x 9' 5'' (5.51m x 2.87m)
Having a good degree of privacy from the main part of the house, this is a spacious office for those who work from home and would be a useful consulting/treatment room for example, with it's en-suite wc. Alternatively, an ideal space to allow independence from the main family accommodation, either for an older relative or teenager, this good sized room has en-suite wc and is situated across the hallway from the ground floor shower room, making an ideal 'bedsit'. Having sealed unit double glazed windows to both front and rear aspects, there are 2 x central heating radiators and a tiled fireplace and hearth.

En Suite  
En-suite WC, an ideal addition to the granny flat/office/bedroom 4. Being part tiled to the walls and having a 2 piece suite in white comprising pedestal wash basin and low flush wc, there is also a useful vanity cupboard and wall light point.

Landing  
A return staircase with attractive balustrade rises from the entrance hallway to the first floor landing, where there is a sealed unit double glazed window and 3 x wall light points.

Bedroom 1  
16' 10'' x 14' 6'' (5.13m x 4.42m)
Of superb proportions, this lovely bedroom has previously been split into two rooms, having 2 x sealed unit double glazed windows which now offer excellent light into this lovely room. There is an excellent range of fitted furniture, comprising wardrobes, overhead cupboards, drawers and dressing table, also a central heating radiator. Being part of the original property, this room also boasts many oak beams, one of which bears the date '1868' and is said to have come from one of the ships of the Spanish Armada.

Bedroom 2 
11' 8'' x 10' 0'' (3.55m x 3.05m)
This well proportioned bedroom has fitted wardrobes and is situated to the front of the property, having a sealed unit double glazed window to the front aspect and a central heating radiator.

Bedroom 3 
10' 11'' x 10' 0'' (3.32m x 3.05m)
Again of good proportions, this generous 3rd bedroom has a sealed unit double glazed window and a central heating radiator.

Bathroom 
10' 3'' x 7' 10'' (3.12m x 2.39m)
Adding to the spacious feel of the property, this unusually large bathroom would benefit from some modernisation but allows excellent scope for upgrading. Being fully tiled to the floor and walls, there is a corner bath, low flush wc, pedestal wash basin and separate shower cubicle. Having a sealed unit double glazed window, there are spotlights to the ceiling and a central heating radiator. Access to the loft is gained via a trap door and retractable ladder, the loft being fully boarded with light and ideal for storage, also housing the central heating boiler.

Outside 
This charming stone built cottage was extended in the late 1980's to approx double the size of the original property, making a superb family home and has parking space for 2 cars with gardens to 3 sides which have been designed for ease of maintenance. There are artificial grass lawns to front and rear, mature beds & borders with patio and stone wall surrounds. There is also a useful garden shed.

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11 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Mirfield (2.8 mi)
  • Stocksmoor (2.9 mi)
  • Shepley (3.0 mi)
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17a Wakefield Road, Lightcliffe, Halifax, HX3 8AA

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Nearest stations

  • Mirfield (2.8 mi)
  • Stocksmoor (2.9 mi)
  • Shepley (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

SW Property, Hipperholme - Sales

17a Wakefield Road, Lightcliffe, Halifax, HX3 8AA

01422 415776 Local call rate

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