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3 bedroom character property for sale

Woodlands Drive, Rawdon

Sold STC £339,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Excellent transport links.
  • Sought after development.
  • 6 acres grounds/woodland.
  • Private gated entry.
  • Own 'wing' for private.
  • Stunning conversion. No chain
  • Delightful period features.
  • 3 bed., 2 reception/Break. kit.
  • Master bed., suite 1st floor.
  • Highly regarded schooling.

Full description

** NO CHAIN SALE ** Be part of this STUNNING DEVELOPMENT! Formerly the old Baptist College & RETAINING DELIGHTFUL PERIOD FEATURES throughout! Gated development with 6 acres of COMMUNAL GROUNDS including lawns, MATURE WOODLAND & TENNIS COURT! THREE bedroom home in its own 'wing' offering EXCELLENT PRIVACY yet just a SHORT DRIVE to Rawdon village, Horsforth, Apperley Bridge & Greengates. HIGHLY REGARDED SCHOOLING & EXCELLENT TRANSPORT LINKS closeby too! TWO RECEPTION ROOMS, BREAKFAST KITCHEN, TWO DOUBLE beds., & LUXURY house bathroom to ground floor & STUNNING MASTER SUITE to 1st floor. ALLOCATED PARKING. EARLY VIEWING ESSENTIAL!!

Introduction - We are delighted to offer purchasers this rare and exciting opportunity to acquire a delightful, three bedroom, family home, with no upward chain! Sitting on this stunning development which was formerly the old Baptist College, the property has been beautifully converted, retaining delightful period features. This family home is part of the gated development which boasts six acres of community grounds with beautifully maintained lawns, mature woodland and tennis court! Situated close to Rawdon village, highly regarded schools and with excellent transport links to Leeds, Bradford, Harrogate and York, this property really must be viewed at your earliest convenience! Leeds Bradford International Airport is a short drive away for those needing to commute further afield. In its own 'wing' there is excellent privacy too! Comprises, to the ground floor, impressive dining hall with exposed beams, pitched ceiling, mullioned windows and hardwood floors, stunning sitting room with triple aspect, exposed stone walling, beams, period fire surround with electric cast iron stove and the continuation of the hardwood flooring and a separate kitchen which does offer scope, if required, to open up to the dining hall (subject to approvals). The kitchen has a country style with a range of solid hardwood wall, base and drawer units, integrated appliances including double oven, four point gas hob, cooker hood, dishwasher and under counter fridge freezer. The kitchen has dual aspect to the front and rear elevations, a useful Breakfast Bar for day to day dining, inset spotlighting and a tiled floor. An inner hallway gives access to two bedrooms, the second with a large walk in wardrobe and the third currently used as a study but would be ideal as a guest bedroom. The house bathroom is also located on the ground floor, it is fully tiled and has a Villeroy & Boch bath, thermostatic shower controls, glass screen, wash hand basin and WC. Stairs from the sitting room lead up to the first floor landing where there are lovely views and exposed stone walling. The master bedroom suite is located here and offers a master bedroom with beautiful pitched ceiling, exposed beams and access to a walk in wardrobe. A door leads to a luxury, fully tiled ensuite shower room. Surrounded by the delightful grounds, the property also has allocated parking.

Location - The property enjoys an idyllic and peaceful setting, amidst mature woodland in a select and sought after private location. Woodlands Drive forms part of the Rawdon Cragg Wood Conservation Area and adjoins surrounding greenbelt. This position is tucked away in a semi-rural setting and is accessed via a private road, yet is extremely convenient for commuting to either Leeds or Bradford City Centres. Closer to hand are the smaller villages of Rawdon, Yeadon, Horsforth and Guiseley where a wealth of supermarkets, shops, pubs and restaurants can be found. The local schools offer both private and state schooling, cater for all ages and have good academic reputations, one (under 11 years) boasting outstanding by OFSTED. There are train stations located at both Horsforth and Guiseley and the recently opened train station at Apperley Bridge is only a short distance away, getting you into Leeds City centre within 9 minutes. For the more travelled commuter, Leeds-Bradford Airport is only a short drive away. There are pleasant country and woodland walks directly from the house as well as other leisure activities including golf and water activities by the Leeds/Liverpool canal and marina along the road in Apperley Bridge.

How To Find The Property - From our office on New Road Side, continue to Horsforth roundabout. Go straight across onto Rawdon Road and take the first turning to the left, after Rawdon Crematorium, into Knott Lane then immediate right into Woodlands Drive. Continue along and the property can be found on the left hand side, identified by our For Sale board. Post Code LS19 6JZ.

Accommodation -

To The Ground Floor - Timber framed door into...

Dining Hall - 4.42m x 4.37m (14'6" x 14'4" ) - Offering a rather grand welcome to this beautiful Period home, The impressive pitched ceiling extends almost 17ft in height and provides such 'Wow' factor, there are exposed beams and mullioned windows. Hardwood flooring provides a smart and practical finish. This hallway offers the scope to open-up into the kitchen if desired (subject to any necessary permissions).

Sitting Room - 5.49m x 4.88m (18'0" x 16'0") - A most characterful, spacious room boasting exposed stone walls, exposed beams, Period fire surround with inset electric cast iron burner, - ripe for a change to a cast iron fuel burner.Continuation of the smart wood flooring. Three windows flood this room with natural light. Staircase leading to the first floor landing.

Kitchen - 4.85m x 2.97m (15'11" x 9'9") - A 'Country' style kitchen fitted with a range of solid hardwood cabinets and drawers providing great storage space, with complementary work-surfaces. Inset composite sink, side drainer and modern mixer tap. Integrated double oven, four point gas hob and cooker hood over. Tiled splash-backs, concealed under-counter lighting. Useful breakfast bar formed, ideal for breakfast/lunch on the go or a catch-up with friends over a cuppa. Integrated dishwasher, under-counter fridge/freezer. Practical ceramic tiled floor.

Inner Hallway - Providing acces sinto...

Bedroom Two - 3.53m x 2.87m (11'7" x 9'5") - A good sized double room with feature mullioned window. Large walk-in wardrobe which is ideal for hanging/storage space.

Bedroom Three - 3.53m x 2.01m (11'7" x 6'7" ) - Currently used as a study, or would make an ideal guest bedroom.

House Bathroom - 1.88m x 1.78m (max) (6'2" x 5'10 (max)) - Luxurious appointed with a quality 'Villeroy & Boch' bath with 'Mira' thermostatic shower controls and bi-folding glazed screen, WC and a wash hand basin. Ladder style central heating radiator. inset ceiling spotlights. Ceramic tiled floor.

To The First Floor - Staircase via the lounge leading up to...

Landing - With a handsome, feature exposed stone wall, this landing is very pleasant and provides a lovely view across the garden. Door into...

Bedroom One - 4.80m x 3.43m (15'9" x 11'3") - A wonderful sized master bedroom with a beautifulhigh pitched ceiling with its exposed rafters and beams. Velux window. Access into walk-in wardrobe.

En-Suite - 2.44m x 0.81m (8'0" x 2'8") - Fitted with a luxurious suite comprising shower cubicle with inset thermostatic shower controls, WC and wash hand basin, fully tiled in complementary ceramics.

Outside - This beautiful gated community boasts communal gardens which extend to approximately 7 acres, including woodland and formal gardens. Set within a stunning Conservation Area, with walks which lead down to the River Aire, tennis courts for the use of the residents, organised BBQ's and bonfires etc.

Additional Charges - We understand that there is a charge of approximately £178pcm for the up-keep of the communal areas/tennis courts etc. Interested parties must satisfy themselves in this regard/refer this to their legal adviser for confirmation/further details.

Brochure Details - Hardisty and Co prepared these details, including photography, in accordance with our estate agency agreement.

Mortgage Services - Do you need a mortgage? Can Hardisty Financial assist you? Our mortgage advisers can search the whole of the market for you and can be flexible to book an appointment at your convenience - please do let us know if this is of interest?


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