6 bedroom detached house for sale

Darfoulds, Worksop

Offers in Region of £1,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 ACRE PLOT
  • SOUTH FACING GARDENS
  • TENNIS COURT
  • ANNEX / 1 BEDROOM BUNGALOW
  • LEISURE SUITE
  • TRIPLE GARAGE
  • STUNNING VIEWS
  • EXCEPTIONAL THROUGHOUT
  • M1 ACCESS
  • LOCAL SERVICES / AMENITIES

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Set within privately enclosed grounds of approximately two acres; a substantial detached family home with annexed one bedroom bungalow and a self-contained gym / leisure suite.

Windy Ridge has been sympathetically modernised boasting retained period features, is presented to an excellent standard throughout offering spacious accommodation, each room commanding impressive views over the grounds inviting an abundance of natural light indoors.

Wrapped to three elevations by glorious open countryside resulting in stunning long distance views and the most idyllic of semi rural locations. The grounds enjoy an all-weather tennis court and detached three car garage. The location whilst immediately rural is highly commutable with an abundance of local services being easily accessible whilst the M1 motorway can be accessed within a ten-minute drive.  

Ground Floor An entrance door opens to the reception hall which immediately displays retained period features presenting an impressive introduction to the house boasting a solid walnut parquet floor and staircase which rises to first floor level. Off the hallway are three principle reception rooms; the lounge inviting an abundance of natural light indoors through a walk-in bay window which overlooks the gardens to the south west aspect. This room enjoys a high ceiling height, a theme which continues throughout, retained period features including deep skirting boards and coving to the ceiling whilst having a solid fuel fire place to the chimney breast. Access is provided to the garden room which overlooks the gardens on three sides. The sitting room has a bay window overlooking the front garden and ornate features including decorative coving to the ceiling, a picture rail and a dado rail. The dining room has a bay window with inset seating overlooking the grounds, the room offering generous proportions, currently home to an eight-seat dining table. Once again retained features are evident whilst a stone fireplace has a solid fuel inset fire. The living kitchen forms the hub of the house, has two windows overlooking the grounds, the kitchen area being presented with a bespoke range of fitted furniture with complimentary granite work surfaces and a full complement of appliances including an Aga stove, a Miele oven and hob whilst having a dishwasher a fridge and a freezer. A raised three seat glass breakfast bar over the work surface acts as a social divide to a breakfast area beyond. The utility has plumbing for an automatic washing machine ensuring all laundry facilities are kept separate from the kitchen. The remainder of the ground floor consists of a separate W.C and a bathroom which is presented with a modern three-piece suite finished in white.  

First Floor The landing has a solid walnut floor and a staircase to the second floor. The master suite is positioned to the west aspect of the house, has windows commanding stunning views over the gardens and adjoining countryside beyond. This exceptionally well-proportioned room has fitted wardrobes to the expanse of one wall, a walk-in en-suite presented with his and hers wash hand basins, a step-in shower and W.C. The windows command stunning views tiling to both the walls and floor and LED plinth lighting. To the remainder of the first floor are three double rooms each commanding differing views over the house grounds, all displaying period character features. The family bathroom is presented with a modern suite finished in white boasting full tiling to the floor and commentary LED lighting.  

Second floor On either side of a small landing are two separate rooms one with a window to the gable end commanding stunning rural views, the other split into two sections presenting versatile accommodation with a window that over-looks the front aspect of the house. 

Externally The property is approached through electronically operated wrought iron gates, a sweeping tree lined driveway extending to a parking area and courtyard revealing the main house. The property is wrapped within two-acre grounds, the majority of which enjoy a south and south west facing aspect. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with established borders, a variety of trees and a private shrubbed border; the grounds adjoining open countryside on three aspects resulting in the most idyllic and private of settings. Positioned to the far south east aspect of the plot is a well-kept full-size tennis court. There are two separate terraces, one to the immediate south west of the property capturing some impressive sunsets on an evening. 

Garaging The property provides a purpose built detached three car garage which has power, lighting and three electronically operated up and over entrance doors. An additional single garage provides useful garden storage.  

Annexed Bungalow and Gym A self-contained detached building one section of which is currently used as a substantial home gym however lends itself to a varying degree of potential uses. The detached bungalow offers purpose built one-bedroom accommodation, presented to an excellent standard with electric heating throughout. The accommodation consists of a reception hall and a large storeroom, a lounge with French doors opening onto the garden, a front facing double bedroom, a kitchen with adjoining utility and a shower room which is presented with a three-piece suite.  

Additional Information A freehold property with mains electric water and gas. The drainage is via a septic tank. 

DIRECTIONS From Junction 30 of the M1 motorway proceed into Barlborough. At the De Rodes public house roundabout continue along the A619 heading towards Worksop, past the Half Moon public house and upon entering Darfoulds 'Windy Ridge' is the first property to be found on the left hand side. 


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19 December 2018

Nearest stations

  • Whitwell (1.9 mi)
  • Shireoaks (1.9 mi)
  • Worksop (2.0 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Whitwell (1.9 mi)
  • Shireoaks (1.9 mi)
  • Worksop (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine & Country, Sheffield

470 Ecclesall Road, Sheffield, S11 8PX

0114 467 1554 Local call rate

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