4 bedroom detached house for sale

Higher Road, Wigglesworth, Skipton, BD23

£675,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Valuable Small Farm
  • 31.27 acres land
  • Planning Permission Restriction on Occupancy
  • 2,700 sq.ft.
  • Views over Ingleborough & Pendle Hill

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A valuable small farm with a detached farmhouse converted from a stonebuilt barn circa 1990 under a planning permission restricting occupation to persons employed or previously employed in agriculture or afforestation. The farmhouse is spacious with floor space circa 2700 sq. ft. with hall, study, kitchen dayroom, integral garage, utility, three/four bedrooms and first floor lounge with panoramic views including Ingleborough to the north and Pendle Hill to the south. Detached general purpose shed and 31 acres of meadow and pasture freehold with the benefit of vacant possession.




Street Heights Farmhouse 
Is constructed of stone walls under a slate roof with a rear full length leanto of similar structure providing a car garage and utility integral to the ground floor of the house.
The accommodation is as follows.

Entrance Hall 
26' 6" x 9' 5"/7' 9" (8.08m x 2.87m/2.36m) extending into the front slate roof porch with the original barn doorway rising above the first floor level with the first floor head height infilled with colour design glass. The porch has an entrance door with small window to the side and full height three light glazing to the front. Stairway, fitted carpet, two wall radiators and centre light fitting.

Shower Room 
6' 0" x 5' 0" (1.83m x 1.52m) An ideal cloakroom without the shower closet but presently as such with fitted carpet, wall tiling, low flush toilet, corner hand wash basin and centre light fitting.

Study/Bedroom 4 
11' 7" x 9' 5" (3.53m x 2.87m) with fitted carpet, full height front window, Creda Automatic wall mounted convector heater and centre ceiling light fitting.

Rear Bedroom 1 
13' 3" x 11' 6" (4.04m x 3.51m) with fitted carpet, two gable windows, Creda Automatic wall mounted convector heater, fitted cabinet wash basin with overhead light, centre ceiling light fitting and bedhead wall light fitting.

Kitchen Diner 
23' 0" x 17' 1" (7.01m x 5.21m) with two steps down from the hall to the fitted carpet dining area and two steps down from a second hall doorway to the wood parquet kitchen floor providing a large open plan dayroom. The dining area has an ornamental tiled fireplace with polished wood surround, two full height gable windows, one front window with undersill radiator, Creda Automatic wall mounted convector heater and wired for two ceiling lights, two recessed ceiling lights and two wall lights. The kitchen area has a full height gable window, two wall radiators, range of oak wall cupboards and worktop units incorporating a stainless steel single drainer sink unit, Hotpoint dish washer, space for an electric cooker with oven and eight recessed ceiling lights.

Integral Garage 
29' 3" x 13' 0" (8.92m x 3.96m) with one step down from the hall onto a concrete floor, two rear windows looking into the road, up and over electrically operated steel car door, single side door, toilet with wood parquet floor, large cupboard housing the water supply pump, wall mounted Viessmann 26kw wall mounted gas boiler.

Utility 
12' 10" x 11' 9" (3.91m x 3.58m) with step up from the garage to a wood parquet floor, outside side entrance door, rear window with undersill stainless steel single drainer sink unit, wall radiator, plumbed for clothes washer, fluorescent ceiling strip light and single storey roof inspection hatch.

First Floor 
A corner flight stairway leads from the hall to a spacious centre landing with entrances to the lounge, two bedrooms and the bathroom.

Landing 
15' 3" x 9' 6" (4.65m x 2.90m) with fitted carpet, front window, wall radiator, wired for centre ceiling light and two wall lights and ceiling hatch with pull down ladder to boarded out attic storage area.

Lounge 
24' 6" x 17' 8" (7.47m x 5.38m) with fitted carpet, front window with extensive views to Pendle Hill, two gable windows with undersill radiators and extensive views to Ingleborough, wall radiator, Creda Automatic wall mounted convector heater, marble hearth and marble back fireplace with polished mahogany surround, internal window to the central landing, four recessed ceiling lights, four wall lights and one overhead picture light.

Rear Bedroom 2 
13' 7" x 11' 7" (4.14m x 3.53m) with fitted carpet, rear window, gable window with undersill Creda Automatic wall mounted convector heater, cabinet wash basin with overhead light, fitted corner mirror front wardrobe and dressing table, wired for centre ceiling light and bedhead wall light.

Front Bedroom 3 
11' 7" x 10' 2" (3.53m x 3.10m) with fitted carpet, front window, Creda Automatic wall mounted convector heater and wired for centre ceiling light.

Bathroom 
9' 4" x 8' 6" (2.84m x 2.59m) with fitted carpet, large airing cupboard with hot water cylinder with immersion heater, full wall tiling, rear window with undersill radiator, panelled bath, cabinet wash basin with overhead light and low flush toilet.

Four Bay Detached Shed 
60' 0" x 45' 0" (18.29m x 13.72m) constructed of steel frame with timber beam side leanto, concrete floor, concrete block lower walls, upper side cladding of painted corrugated steel, cement fibre roof cladding, 11' wide eaves height door way, single entrance door, electric power and light.

Services 
Mains electricity. Spring water supply but the pump in the house requires repair. Septic tank drainage. Calor gas central heating system and the boiler was installed 26th October 2017 with a ten year guarantee. The cooker and dishwasher are new and included in the sale as are fitted carpets and light fittings throughout. The house has double glazed hardwood frame windows throughout.

The Farmland 
is shown on the attached plan with a boundary edged red and extends to 31.27 acres of meadow and pasture adjoining both sides of Higher Road. The land has the benefit of entitlements under the Defra Basic Payment Scheme and these will be transferred to the purchaser after completion of the sale.

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Added on Rightmove:
11 October 2019

Nearest stations

  • Long Preston (3.1 mi)
  • Giggleswick (3.3 mi)
  • Settle (4.0 mi)
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Royal Oak Chambers, Main Street, Bentham (Nr Lancaster), LA2 7HF

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Nearest stations

  • Long Preston (3.1 mi)
  • Giggleswick (3.3 mi)
  • Settle (4.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Richard Turner & Son, Bentham (Nr Lancaster),

Royal Oak Chambers, Main Street, Bentham (Nr Lancaster), LA2 7HF

01524 930051 Local call rate

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