5 bedroom detached house for sale

Woodlands Gardens, LS14

Sold STC £725,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Introduction
A substantial detached Edwardian family home, that provides extensive five bedroom, four bathroom accommodation enjoying a secluded and peaceful position that adjoins attractive pasture land. Set within lawned gardens of some ½ acre, Chestnut House also benefits from a generous driveway with parking for multiple cars, and a substantial detached garage of 31 ft 4 x 16 ft 5. The accommodation comprises; entrance hall, large sitting room, two further reception rooms, two conservatories, breakfast kitchen, downstairs shower room, side entrance lobby, master suite of double bedroom and shower room, four further bedrooms, shower room and house bathroom.

AGENT'S NOTE:
Although no recent investigations have been made, there may be some planning potential to the gardens. Buyers should rely on their own enquiries in this regard, as this would be subject to obtaining the relevant planning consents.

Scarcroft is an exclusive and particularly desirable village, just to the north of Leeds. Situated within pleasant rolling countryside, the village benefits from excellent transport links to Leeds centre, and a very popular local pub. With highly regarded primary and secondary schools nearby, it's an ideal location for the family buyer.

Accommodation
With gas central heating and security alarm system.

To the ground floor: Entrance hall
An attractive entrance, with original panelled entrance door with light over. Ceramic tiled floor, two wall light points. Return staircase to the first floor. Understairs store with 'secret door' to the second conservatory.

Generous sitting room 22 ft 8 x 12 ft 3
An imposing main reception room, with window to the rear. Ceramic tiled floor, ceiling light. Inglenook fireplace with exposed brick recess and beam over. Leading to:

Superb conservatory 15 ft 3 x 7 ft 7
Overlooking the garden, with French doors leading to the side of the property. Ceramic tiled floor, ceiling light.

Dining room 14 ft 5 x 12 ft
Window to the front, overlooking the lawned gardens and paddock land beyond. Ceramic tiled floor, two ceiling lights. Original fireplace with exposed brick and original stone mantel over. Original shelved cupboards to either side.

Family room 13 ft 11 x 12 ft 8
Two windows to the front, overlooking the private lawned gardens. Ceramic tiled floor. Ceiling light, two wall light points, ceiling coving and dado rail. Original fireplace with tiled interior.

Farmhouse breakfast kitchen 28 ft 7 x 13 ft max.
Deep bay window to the side, further windows to the side and front. Fitted with a range of 'Country' style pine cupboards, with beech work surfaces. Travertine flooring, three ceiling lights and useful shelved pantry with quarry tiled floor and ceiling light. Plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine, integrated De Dietrich halogen twin hob. Ceramic sink with mixer tap with integrated drainer. Cupboard housing the freestanding gas central heating boiler. Nobel range set beneath the exposed brick chimney breast, with quarry tiled plinth and beam over.

Side entrance lobby
Multipaned entrance door, windows to the side. Travertine flooring, ceiling light. Utility cupboard with plumbing/space for a fridge freezer.

Spacious shower room
Walk in shower cubicle, with overhead shower and body jets. Low suite wc, pedestal wash basin. Part tiled walls, ceramic tiled floor, ceiling light and extractor.

Conservatory 9 ft 9 x 7 ft 8
Glazed door to the rear. Ceramic tiled floor, two wall light points.

To the first floor: Landing
Staircase window to the rear. Wood laminate flooring, two ceiling lights. Access to the loft. Useful linen cupboard.

Bedroom 1 15 ft x 10 ft
Two windows to the side. Wood laminate flooring, ceiling light and original cast iron fireplace.

Generous en suite shower room
Window to the side. Ceramic tiled floor and part tiled walls. Oversize walk in shower cubicle with overhead shower and body jets. Pedestal wash basin and low suite wc. Ceiling light and heated towel radiator.

Bedroom 2 12 ft x 9 ft 5
Window to the front overlooking the lawned gardens and pasture land beyond. Wood laminate flooring, ceiling light and original cast iron fireplace.

Bedroom 3 8 ft x 7 ft 11
Window to the rear. Ceiling light.

Bedroom 4 16 ft 6 x 8 ft
Windows to the side and rear. Ceiling light, original cast iron fireplace.

Bedroom 5 16 ft 6 x 8 ft
Windows to the front and side, affording attractive views. Wood laminate flooring, two ceiling lights.

Shower room
Two windows to the side. Oversize walk in shower with curved screen, body jets and overhead shower. Low suite wc and pedestal wash basin. Heated towel radiator, ceramic tiled floor and ceiling light.

Large bathroom
Window to the front. Panelled bath with shower over, low suite wc and pedestal wash basin. Ceramic tiled floor, part tiled walls and airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and shelving. Ceiling light and extractor.

Outside
Chestnut House is set within a generous plot of some ½ acre, with a sense of seclusion and total privacy. Approached by a private driveway with timber five bar gate, that provides ample parking and turning space for numerous cars. Substantial detached garage (31 ft 4 x 16 ft 5) with electrically operated roller door, and electric power and light. Extensive lawned garden with large central pond having stone edging. Productive apple and plum trees, mature pine and further conifer trees and a variety of established shrubs. Fencing to the boundaries, adjoining attractive pasture land.

Directions
From our office turn left on to Street Lane, and take the seventh left on to Park Lane. At the traffic lights, turn right on to the Ring Road, and continue to the Wetherby Road roundabout. Turn left and upon entering Scarcroft, Woodland Gardens is a small, private drive on the right, just before the open farmland begins again. Follow the drive to the end, and the property can be found.

Agent's notes: The property is freehold. All mains services are provided. Viewing strictly by appointment only. Council tax band:G.

Conveyancing: We have conducted a survey of over forty conveyancers in the Leeds area. We used these results to appoint three local solicitors to our panel. All three were placed in the best eight for lowest fees. As well as offering good value for money, they are very reliable, quick and effective. Please call us for details.

Residential & buy-to-let mortgages: We can help you whatever your requirements and circumstances, whether you are a first time buyer, or wishing to remortgage to a preferential rate. We have researched the market on your behalf, and appointed an excellent local independent mortgage consultants, authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. They can provide preferential financial products, from major names, which are not available through other channels such as retail, direct marketing or even the internet.

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