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Far Syke House Saddleworth Road, Greetland £950,000

  • Exterior
    Saddleworth Road
  • Rear Exterior, Workshop & Barn
    Saddleworth Road
  • Garden & View
    Saddleworth Road
  • Garden
    Saddleworth Road
  • Sitting Room
    Saddleworth Road
  • Sitting Room
    Saddleworth Road
  • Dining Room
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  • Dining Room
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  • Breakfast Kitchen
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  • Breakfast Kitchen
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  • Breakfast Kitchen
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  • Landing
    Saddleworth Road
  • Bedroom 1
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  • Bedroom 1
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  • En-suite Bathroom
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  • Bedroom 2
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  • Bedroom 2
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  • Bedroom 3
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  • Shower Room
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  • Workshop & Barn Exterior
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  • Garage
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  • Gate to garden
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  • Exterior
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  • Garden
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  • Garden
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  • Garden
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  • Garden
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  • Garden & View
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  • Garden
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  • Paddock
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  • Paddock
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  • View
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  • Elevated View
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  • Exterior
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  • CHARMING DETACHED HOUSE WITH STUNNING VIEWS
  • STANDING IN LARGE GARDENS ABUTTING OPEN FIELDS
  • TWO GENEROUSLY PROPORTIONED RECEPTION ROOMS
  • BREAKFAST KITCHEN & UTILITY ROOM
  • SPACIOUS KEEPING CELLAR
  • THREE BEDROOMS, STUDY, BATHROOM & SHOWER ROOM
  • ATTACHED WORKSHOP, BARN & DETACHED GARAGE
  • PP APPLIED TO CONVERT BARN CALDERDALE REF: 21/00507/FUL
  • DELIGHTFUL LANDSCAPED GARDENS & PADDOCK
  • GENEROUS OFF-ROAD PARKING

An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to purchase this much-loved family home with attached outbuildings, amounting to more than 5,000 sq ft (400 sq m) including the barn, offering great potential for development.

The main house sits in a large garden plot and enjoys fabulous far-reaching rural views across the valley. The three-bedroom accommodation is arranged over two floors and includes two reception rooms, a fitted breakfast kitchen, utility room, study, two bathrooms and a keeping cellar.

Attached to the main house are two buildings, currently providing garaging, extensive workshops, a studio, store-rooms and two-piece cloakroom. The vendor has submitted a request for planning permission to convert the original barn into a two-bedroom house with garage. Plans can be seen at calderdale.gov.uk under application number 21/00507/FUL.

Outside there is extensive gated parking in the courtyard plus a detached timber garage affording parking for four cars with attached sheds providing storage for garden equipment.

The delightful gardens comprise extensive lawns with mature planted borders and trees, seating areas and a small paddock, all enjoying the rural outlook.

GROUND FLOOR
Entrance Hall
Sitting Room
Dining Room
Breakfast Kitchen
Utility Room

FIRST FLOOR
Bedroom 1
En-suite Bathroom
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3
Study
Shower Room

INTERNAL
The property is entered into a hallway with staircase rising to the first floor.

The sitting room has windows to two aspects and enjoys fabulous panoramic views across the garden and beyond. A carved stone fireplace houses a real flame effect electric fire.

The dual aspect dining room also enjoys far-reaching views and is linked to the kitchen via a serving hatch.

The breakfast kitchen is fitted with a range of timber base and wall units with timber worktops, breakfast bar and tiled walls. Equipment includes a 1 ½ bowl sink, and integrated appliances include double electric oven, four-ring gas hob, microwave, fridge and freezer as well as space for a slot-in dishwasher. There is a spacious utility room, accessed via the dining room, and providing a sink, plumbing for a washer, space for a dryer and access directly into the workshop.

There is a spacious keeping cellar accessed from the utility room with shelving and extensive wine racks.

On the first floor there are two generous double bedrooms with built-in wardrobes and windows affording stunning rural views. Bedroom 1 benefits from access into a ‘Jack and Jill’ style bathroom housing a four-piece suite comprising bath, large shower cubicle with dual shower heads, WC and wall-hung wash basin. Another door leads onto the landing. Completing the first floor accommodation is a third bedroom, study and three-piece shower room comprising shower cubicle, WC, pedestal wash basin and airing cupboard.

WORKSHOP / STUDIO / BARN
Attached to the house are well-maintained buildings once forming part of the original working farm. There is a small entrance hall with staircase to the first floor, a large workshop with double doors providing access for large vehicles and a recently updated two-piece cloakroom. The first floor is currently used as a studio and is dividing into one large room and two smaller storerooms.

The ground floor of the barn provides a large workshop space, smaller storeroom and single storey garage double doors. The first floor room is accessed through a loft hatch via tall ladders.

EXTERNAL
There is a large cobbled courtyard adjacent to the barn and workshop providing generous gated parking with a further drive giving access to the large detached timber garage with electric door that provides parking for up to four cars. Attached to the rear of the garage are two generous timber sheds.

The delightful, private gardens have been lovingly maintained by the current vendor and his family and provide extensive lawns planted with mature flower beds, shrubs and trees with seating areas, a water feature, timber tree house and small paddock. The garden abuts open fields and stunning countryside views can be enjoyed from all aspects.

LOCATION
Far Syke House is within a mile of excellent village schools at both Barkisland and Greetland. There is a village post office and general store, cricket and golf clubs, and country pubs all within easy reach.

M62 - J22 & J24 are within 15 minutes’ drive affording speedy access to the motorway network, Manchester and Leeds. Mainline Railway Stations at Sowerby Bridge and Halifax. Local bus route.

SERVICES
All mains services, boiler located in utility room.

TENURE
Freehold. 

DIRECTIONS
From Ripponden turn onto Elland Road and continue uphill past the Fleece Inn. Take the next right towards Barkisland. Go straight on at the crossroads and turn left onto Saddleworth Road at the second crossroads (opposite Post Office). Continue along this road for approximately 3/4 mile and Far Syke House is on the right, just after the right turn into Branch Road.

IMPORTANT NOTICE
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.

MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS
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Saddleworth Road
Greetland HX4 8NU
County: West Yorkshire
Sale Type: For Sale
Ref #: 00001334

Entrance Vestibule

Sitting Room

17' 11'' x 14' 0'' (5.45m x 4.26m)

Dining Room

17' 11'' x 11' 5'' (5.45m x 3.48m)

Breakfast Kitchen

13' 0'' x 10' 0'' (3.95m x 3.06m)

Utility Room

8' 4'' x 7' 10'' (2.55m x 2.38m)

Lower Ground Floor

Cellar

14' 4'' x 10' 8'' (4.36m x 3.26m) maximum

First Floor Landing

Bedroom 1

13' 6'' x 10' 8'' (4.11m x 3.24m) Into wardrobe

Bedroom 2

11' 4'' x 11' 3'' (3.46m x 3.43m) Maximum

Bedroom 3

11' 5'' x 6' 6'' (3.48m x 1.98m)

En-suite Bathroom

Office

8' 4'' x 5' 5'' (2.55m x 1.66m)

Shower Room

Attached Workshop Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Garage/Workshop

39' 4'' x 16' 6'' (11.99m x 5.03m) Maximum

Cloakroom

First Floor

Studio

19' 7'' x 18' 1'' (5.96m x 5.52m)

Large Store

10' 3'' x 19' 4'' (3.13m x 5.9m)

Small Store

10' 2'' x 7' 10'' (3.09m x 2.38m)

Barn

Ground Floor

29' 11'' x 19' 4'' (9.13m x 5.89m)

Garage

18' 9'' x 12' 6'' (5.71m x 3.81m)

First Floor

29' 11'' x 19' 4'' (9.13m x 5.89m)

Detached Timber Garage

29' 9'' x 16' 6'' (9.06m x 5.04m)


Saddleworth Road
Greetland HX4 8NU
County: West Yorkshire
Sale Type: For Sale
Ref #: 00001334

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