- BEAUTIFUL GRADE II LISTED PERIOD PROPERTY
- SOUGHT AFTER VILLAGE LOCATION
- CHARACTER FEATURES THROUGHOUT
- TWO RECEPTION ROOMS
- BREAKFAST KITCHEN & SEPARATE UTILITY WITH CLOAKS / WC
- FOUR DOUBLE BEDROOMS
- HOBBIES ROOM & STUDY
- FAMILY BATHROOM & EN-SUITE
- PRIVATE WALLED GARDENS
- GATED DRIVEWAY, PARKING & INTEGRAL GARAGE
Located in the heart of sought after Barkisland, this beautiful Grade II Listed residence offers spacious and characterful accommodation, retaining many original features including a stunning arched gable window, mullion windows and stone fireplaces.
This former Headmaster’s house to neighbouring Barkisland School sits in mature walled gardens, includes gated off road parking and enjoys views over the village cricket ground.
Arranged over three levels the generously proportioned four-bedroom accommodation includes two reception rooms, a stylish breakfast kitchen, utility room with cloakroom, two bathrooms and a versatile attic with study and hobbies room.
Cloakroom / WC
En-Suite Shower Room
LOWER GROUND FLOOR
The property is accessed via a beautiful arched door into the entrance hall with parquet flooring, dado rail, staircase rising to the first floor and door accessing the vaulted keep cellar with stone flagged floor.
There are two reception rooms; a sitting room with stone fireplace and dual aspect windows overlooking the garden, and a dining room with stone fireplace and picture rail.
The kitchen houses bespoke cream units with granite worktops, two electric ovens, a five-burner gas hob with filter canopy above and plumbing for a dishwasher. There is an integrated fridge, freezer and microwave. The adjacent utility room houses fitted units, is plumbed for a washer and provides access to the two-piece downstairs cloakroom/WC.
To the first floor are four double bedrooms complemented by a large four-piece family bathroom and a three-piece en-suite shower room. The master bedroom features a stunning arched rose window and exposed beams to the ceiling.
The versatile second floor is presently utilised as a study area/music room and a hobbies room, both have Velux windows.
The School House stands in mature walled gardens predominantly laid to lawn with a variety of established trees, shrubs and flowers. A large paved terrace extends along the front of the property ideal for alfresco dining. A gated cobbled driveway leads to a cobbled parking area and the integral garage.
Barkisland has excellent local amenities including a village school rated outstanding by Ofsted, a post office/village store, farm shop, church, cricket club and two village pubs. There is a regular bus service, a mainline railway station in nearby Sowerby Bridge and the M62 (J24) is within 15 minutes’ drive providing excellent commuter links to Manchester and Leeds.
All mains services. Gas central heating with boiler located in the garage.
From Ripponden take the Elland Road uphill and after passing the Fleece Inn bear right into Barkisland. After passing Long Meadow, The School House can be found on the left-hand side immediately before the crossroads, identified by our sale board.
These particulars are produced in good faith, but are intended to be a general guide only and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. No person in the employment of VG Estate Agent has any authority to make any representation of warranty whatsoever in relation to the property. Photographs are reproduced for general information only and do not imply that any item is included for sale with the property. All measurements are approximate. Sketch plan not to scale and for identification only. The placement and size of all walls, doors, windows, staircases and fixtures are only approximate and cannot be relied upon as anything other than an illustration for guidance purposes only.
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