12 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Low Greenfield House, Nr Buckden

Offers in Region of £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Country House In Rural Location
  • Grounds Approx. 5 Acres
  • 10 Bedroom Main House
  • 2 Bedroom Annexe
  • 5 Reception Rooms & 2 Kitchens
  • Enclosed Formal Gardens
  • Paddock, Field & Woodland Area
  • Large Car Park,Garage
  • Panoramic Views
  • IBusiness Opportunity In Splendid Location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Low Greenfield Country House is situated in Langstrothdale within the picturesque Upper Wharfe Valley, where the River Wharfe is formed. The quaint villages of Buckden and Hubberholme are only within a couple of miles with a local pub, and Kettlewell slightly further with tea shop, pub and primary school. Just over 7 miles away is the town of Hawes with a range of shops, pubs, tearooms, doctors surgery, school and many more.

The property sits in in a rural yet accessible location in a cluster of five houses. It is located down a 3 miles council maintained road which leads only to Greenfield forestry. The property is perfect for anyone looking for a peaceful retreat and enjoys superb open views over the valley. The area has spectacular views all round and an abundance of wildlife, including red squirrels and roe deer.

Low Greenfield Country House dates back to the 17th Century, it is believed to have been the original farmstead which has been extended over the years. The property was farmed in 1700's and then believed to be used as shooting lodge, internal features including the marble fireplace and ceiling in the sitting room were rescued from Lowther Castle in 1940's and remain in Low Greenfield Country House today.

The property has been owned by the current occupiers for the past 30 years, they ran the property as a successful hotel for 17 years alongside the annexe being overflow to the hotel as well as a holiday let business. They have been retired for the past 10 years and are now looking to downsize.

Low Greenfield would lend itself to various business uses, either hotel, B&B or rural retreat. The accommodation is flexible, split over three floors, serviced by two staircases.

On the ground floor are 6 reception rooms. The drawing room, dining room, sitting room, snug and bar as well as having a traditional pantry, dining kitchen and prep kitchen. The ground floor boasts a wealth of original character features including fireplaces, stone flag floors, an alcove cupboard dating back to Richard III and a unique wooden panel ceiling, taken from Lowther Castle. There are two staircases which lead up to the first floor to six double bedrooms, five of them having en suite shower rooms. All rooms having a lovely outlook over the valley and would make lovely letting bedrooms. On the first floor is also a house bathroom, sauna room and WC. On the second floor are a further four double bedrooms, three of them having en suite shower rooms and a house, the ninth bedroom having access to it's own private shower.

Externally, to the front is a formal walled garden with patio areas, pond and well established trees, shrubs and borders. The garden extends along the front of the house to the side and the car park. There is 1.5 acres of woodland to the rear of the property and a paddock and field to the front. This land is ideal for small holding, sheep, pigs goats etc.

Low Greenfield Country House is a truly unique property that must be seen to fully appreciate the extent of this property.


 

REAR ENTRANCE HALL Quarry tiled floor. Double doors leading to Hall. Window to the side. 

CLOAKROOM Tiled flooring. Wood panelled walls. WC. Wash basin. Radiator. Extractor fan. Window to the rear. 

HALL Stone flagged floor. Cast iron radiator. Wood panelled ceiling. Staircase. Radiator. Door leading to Annex. 

STORE ROOM 6' 8" x 6' 0" (2.03m x 1.83m) Useful internal store room. Concrete floor. Wash basin. Fuse board and meters. Velux. 

BAR 13' 6" x 11' 3" (4.11m x 3.43m) Former pantry with original stone flagged floor shelving. Original meat hooks. Bar area. Cast iron radiator. Double glazed window to the rear 

PANTRY 14' 0" x 6' 7" (4.27m x 2.01m) Stone flagged floor. Stone shelves. Window to the rear. 

FRONT HALLWAY Fitted carpet. Main staircase. Cast iron radiator. Under stairs cupboard. Glazed front door.  

SNUG 15' 0" x 12' 0" (4.57m x 3.66m) Cosy reception room. Stone flagged floor with carpet over. Feature wall cupboard. Inglenook fireplace. TV point. Window to the rear. 

DRAWING ROOM 20' 0" x 15' 0" (6.1m x 4.57m) Lovely, bright room. Fitted carpet. Feature marble fireplace (Originally from Lowther Castle) with open fire. Bay window with views over the garden down the valley.  

DINING ROOM 21' 7" x 13' 0" (6.58m x 3.96m) Large dining room. Fitted carpet. Coved ceiling. Feature fire place with open fire (dates back to 17th century, made from four poster bed). 2 Radiators. Windows on two aspects overlooking the garden and down the valley. 

SITTING ROOM 16' 9" x 15' 0" (5.11m x 4.57m) Characterful front reception room. Fitted carpet. Large fireplace. Wood panelled ceiling, originally from Lowther Castle. Exposed stone wall. Radiator. Alcove cupboard. TV point. Window and door to walled gardens.  

DINING KITCHEN 15' 6" x 14' 6" (4.72m x 4.42m) Traditional dining kitchen. Stone flagged floor. Ceiling beam. Range of fitted wall and base units. Triple 'Heritage' oil fired range cooker. Radiator. Window seat to the garden. 

PREP KITCHEN/ UTILITY ROOM 15' 4" x 8' 3" (4.67m x 2.51m) Prep kitchen/ utility room. Tiled floor. Range of wall and base units. Plumbing for washing machine, dishwasher and tumble dryer. Space for electric range cooker. Single drainer stainless steel sink. Front door to walled garden.  

FIRST FLOOR  

LANDING Fitted carpet. 2 Staircases and staircase to second floor. 

BEDROOM ONE Large double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Window with spectacular views. 

SHOWER ROOM / EN SUITE 9' 9" x 5' 9" (2.97m x 1.75m) Family shower room/ en suite for bedroom two.  

BEDROOM TWO 15' 0" x 15' 0" (4.57m x 4.57m) Rear, en suite double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. 2 Windows with views. 

BEDROOM THREE 15' 0" x 13' 0" (4.57m x 3.96m) Rear double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Cast iron feature fireplace (not in use). Radiator. Window to the rear overlooking the woodland. 

DRESSING ROOM 7' 0" x 7' 0" (2.13m x 2.13m) Ideal dressing room. Fitted carpet. 

EN SUITE 7' 0" x 7' 0" (2.13m x 2.13m) En suite shower room. Fitted carpet. Shower cubicle. Wash basin. WC. Radiator. Window to the rear. 

BEDROOM FOUR 16' 9" x 16' 9" (5.11m x 5.11m) Good size double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Built in sliding wardrobes. Window to the front with a lovely view over the gardens to the fields and forestry.  

EN SUITE Modern en suite shower room. Fully tiled floor and walls. Large shower cubicle. WC. Wash basin. Radiator. Window with a lovely view to the gardens. 

WC 17' 0" x 3' 0" (5.18m x 0.91m) Fitted carpet. Wash basin. Heated towel rail. Window to the front with a lovely outlook over the gardens.  

BEDROOM FIVE 14' 3" x 11' 4" (4.34m x 3.45m) Double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Window to the side. 

EN SUITE 0" x 0' 0" (0m x 0m) Fitted carpet. Radiator. Wash basin. WC. Shower cubicle. Window to the rear. 

SAUNA 9' 0" x 7' 0" (2.74m x 2.13m) Internal room. Fitted carpet. Wash basin. Shower cubicle. Radiator. Sauna. Extractor fan. 

BEDROOM SIX 16' 0" x 9' 0" (4.88m x 2.74m) Front double bedroom. Radiator. Airing cupboard. Window to the front with views.  

EN SUITE 7' 6" x 6' 0" (2.29m x 1.83m) Vinyl tiled flooring. Corner bath. WC. Wash basin. Window to the front with a lovely outlook over the gardens. 

SECOND FLOOR  

LANDING Staircase. Fitted carpet. Exposed ceiling beam 

BEDROOM SEVEN 17' 2" x 14' 11" (5.23m x 4.55m) Rear double bedroom with pitched ceiling. Fitted carpet. 2 Radiators. Windows with views down the valley. 

EN SUITE 6' 10" x 6' 5" (2.08m x 1.96m) En suite shower room. Fitted carpet. Wash basin. WC. Extractor fan. 

BEDROOM EIGHT 12' 10" x 8' 3" (3.91m x 2.51m) Double bedroom. Pitched ceiling. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Velux. 

EN SUITE 10' 0" x 4' 0" (3.05m x 1.22m) Fitted carpet. Exposed beam. WC. Wash basin. Shower cubicle. Extractor fan. 

SHOWER ROOM 9' 8" x 9' 8" (2.95m x 2.95m) Fitted carpet. Exposed ceiling beam. Shower cubicle. WC. Wash basin. Extractor fan. 

BEDROOM NINE 14' 0" x 7' 0" (4.27m x 2.13m) Small double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Exposed ceiling beam. Radiator. Velux window. Window to the side with a long distance view to Pen-Y-Ghent.  

BEDROOM TEN 12' x 7' 8" (3.66m x 2.34m) Small double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Exposed ceiling beam. Window to the side with long distance views to Pen-Y-Ghent.  

EN SUITE 7' x 6' (2.13m x 1.83m) Laminate flooring. Shower cubicle. Wash basin. WC. Window to the side. 

ANNEXE The annexe is accessed from the entrance hall. This is an ideal holiday let, owners accommodation or ground floor space for dependant relative.  

LIVING ROOM 21' 3" x 16' 2" (6.48m x 4.93m) Large open plan living space with lounge and kitchen area.
Living area: Fitted carpet. 2 Radiators. Windows with stone cills to the rear.
Kitchen: Fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units. Vinyl flooring. 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink. Electric cooker point. Plumbing for washing machine. 

MEZZANINE 16' 5" x 7' 7" (5m x 2.31m) Step ladder to mezzanine/ bedroom three. Velux.  

SHOWER ROOM ONE 4' 9" x 3' 11" (1.45m x 1.19m) Wet room. Fully tiled floor and walls. Shower. Wash basin. WC.  

SHOWER ROOM TWO 4' 9" x 3' 11" (1.45m x 1.19m) Wet room. Fully tiled floor and walls. Shower. Wash basin. WC.  

BEDROOM ONE 13' 10" x 6' 8" (4.22m x 2.03m) Small double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Window to the side. 

BEDROOM TWO 13' 49" x 9' 0" (5.21m x 2.74m) Double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Windows on two aspects.  

OUTSIDE The property is accessed via a single, council maintained, gated road. The road leads to Greenfield Forestry but is a no through road. 

GARDENS Extensive walled gardens to the front of the property. Lawn and flagged patio areas. Large pond. External boiler.

The gardens stretch around to the side of the house with direct access in to the main house.  

CARPARK Large, gated car park. 

LAND Approx. 3 acres including paddock and field to the front of the property. Ideal small holding.  

WOODLAND 1.5 acres (approx.) of woodland to the rear of the property. 3 oil tanks service Low Greenfield Country House. 

AGENTS NOTES Private water supply from borehole (in car park).
Septic tank drainage. Oil fired central heating with external boiler, 3 oil tanks. 


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  • Horton in Ribblesdale (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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J.R Hopper & Co, Leyburn

Central Chambers Market Place, Leyburn, DL8 5BD

01969 747028 Local call rate

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