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Quarmby Road, Huddersfield

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Added on 17/08/2021
Simon Blyth, Kirkburton

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A BEAUTIFUL, DOUBLE FRONTED, MID 19TH CENTURY, ASHLAR STONE FRONTED FAMILY HOME. SITUATED IN A PRIVATE, TUCKED AWAY POSITION OFF OF QUARMBY ROAD. WITH THE PRINCIPAL ROOMS ENJOYING A PICTURESQUE ASPECT OF THE PRIVATE GARDENS, MYRTLE HOUSE OFFERS VERSATILE ACCOMMODATION ACROSS THREE FLOORS AND WOULD SUIT THE GROWING FAMILY WITH THE BENEFIT OF AREAS IDEAL FOR THOSE WORKING FROM HOME. This impressive family home appears to be detached but has another house joined to the rear which is accessed via its own drive. There is flexible accommodation arranged over three floors including a converted basement with playroom/bedroom four, two vaulted ceiling studies and utility room/WC. To the ground floor there is a hallway with replica Victorian tiled floor, spacious living room and bay fronted sitting room which is open plan to a dining kitchen. First floor landing leading to master bedroom with en suite and walk in wardrobe, two further double bedrooms and bathroom. Externally there is a long drive with ample off road parking together with gardens and either side of the house. The property is well placed for local schools, shopping facilities and just a short drive to the M62 motorway. Grade II listed, EPC exempt.

Ground Floor Accommodation -

Entrance - External entrance door gives access to the Entrance Hallway. The hallway is tiled in Victorian styling and the rest of the ground floor is the original wooden flooring. There is a radiator and a door on the left hand side opens into the Lounge.

Lounge - 5.54m'' x 5.49m'' (18'2'' x 18'00'') - As the dimensions indicate this is a beautifully proportioned and spacious reception room which has working sash windows to both front and side elevations providing plenty of natural light, there is a decorative ceiling rose, ceiling coving, picture rail, deep skirting boards, exposed polished and stained floorboards, there are two central heating radiators and as the main focal point of the room there is a marble fireplace which is home to a brand new remote control log effect gas fire which rests on a marble hearth.

Sitting Room - 5.49m'' x 3.48m'' (18'0'' x 11'5'') - This is situated adjacent to the living room and is open plan to the dining kitchen. There is a lovely deep walk-in bay window with leaded lights and providing lots of natural light as well as taking advantage of a delightful aspect over the property's generous garden and with views to Castle Hill. There is a ceiling light point, ceiling coving, picture rail, exposed polished and stained floorboards and central heating radiator.

Dining Kitchen - 5.41m'' x 3.35m'' (17'9'' x 11'00'') - This has a ceiling light point, frosted glazed windows, stable door leading to the side of the property, there is a tiled floor, central heating radiator and fitted with a range of cream shaker style base and wall cupboards, drawers, these are complimented by overlying timber effect worktops with tiled splashbacks, there is a one and a half bowl single drainer sink with chrome mono bloc tap, Cannon range style cooker with six burner gas hob, electric double oven and grill, there is an integrated dishwasher, concealed lighting beneath the wall cupboards and two central heating radiators.

Lower Ground Floor Accommodation -

Hallway - With inset LED downlighters, central heating radiator and from here access can be gained to the following rooms:

Bedroom Four/ Playroom - 5.26m'' x 5.41m'' (17'3'' x 17'9'') - Once again, as the dimensions indicate this is a generously proportioned room which has a frosted window to the front elevation, there are inset ceiling downlighters, central heating radiator, feature retained stone sink and to one side there is a useful store which is 8'10" x 3'8". This has inset ceiling downlighters and fitted shelving.

Office - 5.18m'' x 2.79m'' (17'00'' x 9'2'') - This has a lovely barrel-vaulted ceiling together with deep bay with frosted window providing natural light, there are two ceiling light points, central heating radiator, three display niches and as the main focal point of the room there is a central stone table with glass top.

Second Study - 5.18m'' x 1.73m'' (17'00'' x 5'8'') - This is accessed via an inner lobby which has an inset ceiling downlighter and is once again barrel vaulted and has two ceiling light points and a central heating radiator. From here there is a door giving access to a utility/WC.

Utility W/C - This has inset ceiling downlighters, extractor fan, there is plumbing for automatic washing and fitted with a white suite comprising corner pedestal wash basin with tiled splashback and low flush WC.

First Floor Accommodation -

Bedroom One - 5.49m'' x 3.56m'' (18'00'' x 11'8'') - A large double room with a working sash window to the front elevation together with a part frosted sealed unit window to the side, there is a ceiling light point, ceiling coving, two central heating radiators and as the main focal point of the room there is a feature fireplace with stone surround, tiled inset with black cast iron grate resting on a tiled hearth. To one side there is an archway giving access to a walk-in wardrobe.

Walk-In Wardrobe - 2.31m'' x 1.14m'' (7'7'' x 3'9'') - This has a ceiling light point, ceiling coving, picture rail and fitted cloaks rail. Opposite the walk-in wardrobe a door opens into an en suite shower room.

En Suite Shower Room - 2.06m'' x 1.96m'' (6'9'' x 6'5'') - With a ceiling light point, extractor fan, ceiling coving, tiled walls to picture rail height with inset glass bricks, there is a tiled floor, fitted cupboard which houses a Worcester gas fired central heating boiler with useful storage shelves beneath and having a suite comprising pedestal wash basin with chrome mono bloc tap, low flush WC and large walk-in shower with glazed panel, fixed shower rose, separate hand spray and chrome heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two - 5.54m'' x 3.18m'' (18'2'' x 10'5'') - Another good-sized double room which is situated to the front of the property and has a working sash window which looks out over the front garden and with some lovely far-reaching views beyond, there is a ceiling light point and central heating radiator.

Bedroom Three - 5.54m'' x 2.18m'' (18'2'' x 7'2'') - A double room which has a working sash window looking out across the side garden and with far reaching views beyond, there is a ceiling light point and central heating radiator.

House Bathroom - 2.13m'' x 1.75m'' (7'00'' x 5'9'') - This has a part frosted glazed working sash window, there are inset LED downlighters, part tiled walls, tiled floor, heated towel rail incorporating radiator and fitted with a suite comprising double ended, panel bath with glazed shower screen and Mira Sport electric shower fitting over, wall hung hand wash basin with chrome mixer tap and low flush WC.

Parking - The property is approached through impressive stone gateposts which provide access to number 248 and number 248a. Immediately on passing the gateposts bear right through a six-bar timber gate onto the driveway for number 248 which sweeps across the front of the property and down the left hand side providing off road parking for a number of vehicles.

Gardens - There is a lawned garden with planted trees, flowers, and shrubs to the left-hand side of the property, immediately to the front of the house there are planted beds with flowers and shrubs with two steps then rising to the front door. Beyond the drive there is a large lawned garden which is extremely well screened offering excellent privacy and an ideal secure playing area for young children. There are planted trees, timber and glazed summerhouse, greenhouse, and vegetable patch. To the right-hand side of the property there is a further garden area which is bordered by railings with hand gate. This opens onto a flagged patio with lawn and timber decking.

Additional Information - The property benefits from a gas fired central heating system.



Quarmby Road, Huddersfield


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  • Lockwood Station1.4 miles
  • Huddersfield Station1.7 miles
  • Berry Brow Station2.4 miles
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Simon Blyth, Kirkburton

81E North Road, Kirkburton, Huddersfield, HD8 0RL

Simon Blyth Estate Agents enjoy an established reputation for handling a diverse range of residential property from all seven of their well located offices. The offices each cover a wide local area extending to 1500 square miles including both urban and rural property, whilst in the main remaining within commuting access of the M1/A1/M62 northern motorway network and important Yorkshire centres.

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