3 bedroom apartment for sale

The Grange, Grangewood Gardens

£265,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Most rooms of very generous proportions
  • Beautiful original features
  • Immense charm and character
  • Spacious elegant drawing room
  • Impressive dining hall
  • Two bedrooms plus study/third bedroom
  • Excellent opportunity for a business couple/retirement
  • Garage

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Forming part of this IMPOSING PERIOD STONE RESIDENCE - which is MAJESTIC IN ITS APPEARANCE and understood to have been designed by the architect, Andrew Heiton in the 1860's and now tastefully and imaginatively converted (in the late 1970's) to provide only eight apartments, an outstanding and rare opportunity to purchase this DELIGHTFUL GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT OF VERY IMPRESSIVE SIZE. Most of the ROOMS ARE OF VERY GENEROUS PROPORTIONS with DRAMATICALLY HIGH CEILINGS and include a SUPERB, ELEGANT DRAWING ROOM, DINING ROOM and A MASTER BEDROOM OF EXCELLENT SIZE. The LOVELY, ORIGINAL PERIOD FEATURES create IMMENSE CHARM and CHARACTER in this VERY INDIVIDUAL HOME - which would be ideal for a business couple/retirement or even a small family - in terms of numbers. There is also EXCELLENT STORAGE SPACE which is a rare and valuable benefit in an apartment and the property is in a PROMINENT and PRESTIGIOUS CORNER PART OF THE BUILDING which also provides different aspects and outlooks and by virtue of the slightly elevated site, has WINDOW PRIVACY FROM THE ROAD. There is also THE ADVANTAGE OF A GARAGE. 

AMENITIES: Located in this much sought after, established residential area to the north-west of Leeds (approximately five miles), the apartment is in a very convenient position for comfortable daily commuting, by car, to the commercial centres of Leeds and Bradford as well as the former spa towns of Harrogate and Ilkley and the historic active market town of Otley. There are public transport facilities to Leeds city centre via Headingley and the university, within very easy walking distance and in the other direction to Otley, Ilkley and Skipton. Shopping parades on Spen Lane include a Co-op and this is also within relatively easy reach and more extensive shopping facilities can be found at Headingley, Horsforth, Moortown and Meanwood which also offer a choice of supermarkets including Waitrose, Sainsbury's and Morrisons. The famous Golden Acre Park is barely three miles away and less than ten minute's drive by car, as is delightful open countryside. Leeds and Bradford Airport is approximately a 15 minute drive. THE "VIBRANT" AREA OF HEADINGLEY is a short drive/bus ride or approximately a half hour walk (about two miles) and has excellent shopping facilities, a mix of trendy bars and traditional flagged floor pubs, popular restaurants and eating places as well as other leisure facilities including Cottage Road Cinema and both the Headingley cricket and rugby grounds. The Village Hotel and Leisure Club is approximately 15 minute's walk from the property. From this apartment there is the advantage of immediate access to the main Leeds/Otley Road (A660) and the North Leeds/West Park ring road.  

DIRECTIONS: FROM THE ROUNDABOUT AT THE JUNCTION OF WEST PARK RING ROAD AND THE MAIN OTLEY ROAD (near Weetwood Police Station) proceed north on the A660 - the Otley Road, in the direction of Adel for APPROXIMATELY 150 PACES and IMMEDIATELY BEFORE REACHING the junction with Otley Old Road, TURN LEFT into Grangewood Gardens, when The Grange is then a short way along on the right. 

DEEP OPEN PORCH provides covered access to the twin, eight-pane bevelled edge glass panelled doors with leaded panels above and adjacent to which there is the SECURITY AUDIO ANSWER ENTRY SYSTEM. 

COMMUNAL RECEPTION HALL Which provides A VERY IMPRESSIVE APPROACH TO THE APARTMENTS and has some BEAUTIFUL ORIGINAL PERIOD FEATURES immediately creating interest and character on entering the building.  

PERSONAL ENTRANCE DOOR With security spy-hole inset provides immediate access from the communal reception hall to this apartment which, with GAS CENTRAL HEATING plus some UPVC DOUBLE GLAZED SEALED UNIT WINDOWS, as described below, briefly comprises;.... 

ENTRANCE HALL With the wall mounted audio answer handset, wide recessed cloaks hanging cupboard with twin doors and separate - but adjacent shelved linen storage cupboard - near the bathroom which is described overleaf. On the opposite wall (also adjacent to the bathroom) is a VERY DEEP LINEN STORAGE CUPBOARD with some slatted shelves and double doors.  

TWIN EIGHT-PANE GLASS PANELLED DOORS IN OAK FRAMES Provide access from the entrance hall to the.... 

IMPRESSIVE DINING ROOM With beautiful original decorative cornice to the high ceiling - which also has a plaster moulded border and leaded patterned internal non-opening windows TO TWO WALLS (one of which is secondary glazed) adding interest and providing some "borrowed" light. Traditional style radiator with wide display shelf above plus a second central heating radiator concealed behind a decorative fretwork cover. Dado rail and painted brick style fire surround - for decorative purposes only and with a wall up-lighter on either side for added effect.  

SUPERB DRAWING ROOM Which is A VERY ELEGANT, WELL LIT ROOM OF IMPRESSIVE PROPORTIONS.....notice also the dramatic height of the ceiling - which has the original cornice enhancing the elegance and style and adding interest to the room. Handsome oak fire surround with a fireplace for open fire and a most attractive feature and very much the focal point of this room. Wide and tall walk-in bay, to the front elevation, incorporating double glazed sealed unit windows and providing EXCELLENT NATURAL LIGHT and enjoying an easterly facing aspect for morning sunshine. There is also a tall double glazed sealed unit window to the side elevation with southerly facing aspect, fitted window seat and traditional style radiator beneath. Two further radiators concealed behind decorative fretwork covers....notice the height of the skirting boards!  

GALLEY STYLE KITCHEN With beech wood style floor and WELL PLANNED and FITTED with a GENEROUS RANGE of light wood style fronted wall units almost to one entire wall and matching base units with wide working surface incorporating a single drainer stainless steel inset sink with chrome dual-flow tap, ceramic splash tiling and concealed lighting above. FOUR BURNER GAS HOB with GAS OVEN beneath and DUCTED COOKER HOOD with lights, above. Plumbing for dishwasher and space for tumble dryer concealed from view. Central heating radiator concealed behind a decorative fretwork cover and DEEP BOILER CUPBOARD housing the WORCESTER central heating boiler. 

USEFUL STORAGE CUPBOARD Adjacent to the kitchen, for vacuum cleaner and ironing board storage, etc. 

BEDROOM 1 Which is A MASTER BEDROOM OF EXCELLENT SIZE with walk-in bay, to the front elevation, incorporating tall double glazed sealed unit windows and laminate maple wood style floor to this part of the room. Wide and deep, arch shaped alcove, adding interest to the room and ideal for a dressing table/vanity area, with adjacent COLOURED PEDESTAL WASH BASIN. There is a central heating radiator either side of the bay and each with a decorative fretwork cover, picture rail and cornice to the ceiling. 

INNER HALLWAY With useful fitted recessed shelved storage cupboards approached via three separate matching doors plus further recessed storage cupboard approached via twin doors. 

BEDROOM 2 Which is A SECOND DOUBLE BEDROOM also with PEDESTAL WASH BASIN which has ceramic splash tiling behind. Central heating radiator concealed behind a decorative fretwork cover and beneath the three sectional UPVC double glazed sealed unit window. 

BEDROOM 3 OR HOME OFFICE With a range of wall units plus display/bookshelves and UPVC double glazed sealed unit window with fitted horizontal blinds. Central heating radiator concealed behind a decorative fretwork cover. 

HALF TILED BATHROOM Which is approached from the entrance hall and so also provides GUEST TOILET FACILITIES. Laminate slate style tiled effect floor providing an attractive contrast with the white suite which comprises DEEP SEMI-SUNKEN CAST IRON BATH with Mira Play shower above and shower curtain, pedestal wash basin and low suite WC. Feature leaded patterned (for privacy) window and wall mounted toiletries storage cabinets with a central heating radiator beneath concealed behind a decorative fretwork cover.  

OUTSIDE  

GARAGE For a smaller car and vehicular access to the garage is from The Grange Road - which is the first left-hand turn off Otley Old Road. The approach to the garage is via the second opening on the left off The Grange Road and it will be pointed out at the time of the viewing. 

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

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS: Strictly by appointment through Walker Smale's North Leeds Property Showroom, telephone 0113-2785812. 


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16 October 2017

Nearest stations

  • Headingley (1.5 mi)
  • Horsforth (1.5 mi)
  • Kirkstall Forge (1.5 mi)
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0113 451 3088 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Headingley (1.5 mi)
  • Horsforth (1.5 mi)
  • Kirkstall Forge (1.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Walker Smale, West Park, Leeds

263 Otley Road, West Park, Leeds, LS16 5LQ

0113 451 3088 Local call rate

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