Birkhead Close, Highburton, Huddersfield
For Sale Guide Price £475,000
Providing a substantial amount of space both internally and externally, this family home has the potential to be utilised as a 6 bedroom house and includes a fabulous dining kitchen with patio doors to the garden. With assured parking given the driveway and dual garage, viewings are strongly advised.
Birkhead Close Is a favoured location with families, especially given the comfortable walking distance of the local schools and the real sense of community felt within the area which is bordered by countryside. Externally it is apparent of the potential space within but only a viewing will clearly demonstrate just how generous the overall dimensions are. Neutrally presented with elegant undertones, the home is ready to move in with a high calibre of décor and fittings. Set well back with generous parking, the property appreciates limited passing traffic and includes a spacious garden to the rear with timber patio and impressive granite garden furniture.
Not far from the amenities of Kirkburton with its wealth of eateries and boutique shops, the surrounding area is favoured by ramblers and horse riders. Slightly further afield and you encounter fabulous country restaurants and tourist attractions including Emley Moor Mast, Castle Hill, Farm shops, Ice Cream Parlours and Garden centres. Woodsome Hall Golf Club is located nearby and great commuter routes ensure easy access into Huddersfield in around 15 minutes.
GROUND FLOOR Stepping through the composite door, you alight onto an engineered dark wooden floor that flows throughout the entrance hall and into the study set immediately to the left. The hallway includes plentiful storage given the under stairs cubby hole and cloakroom recess set before the ground floor toilet amenities, ideal for any busy household. The sitting room is presented to a high standard and includes a wonderful bay window bringing in plentiful natural lighting working perfectly with the considered light décor. The wooden floor offers great character, well maintained with obvious lustre, the room is completed with a recessed gas fire with marble hearth and resin fire surround. The family kitchen with dining area is located to the rear of the property. With patio doors allowing for immediate access to the garden, the internal and external aspects of the property are integrated perfectly. The high end kitchen is splendid, offering a desirable granite work surface with drainer grooves in black onyx. This is complimented by a vast range of wall and base wooden units which includes above fridge wine store and display cabinets. These are harmonised with chrome pull handles and plinth heaters to the base. Integrated appliances include a 6 ring multi fuel range oven with Britannia chimney extractor above and dishwasher with additional space available for a washing machine, dryer and American fridge freezer. Modern vertical and horizontal cylinder radiators in cream provide a contemporary feel, further enhanced with an elegant feature wall, crisp white décor and recessed spot lighting. The enviable space in the kitchen is not often found in many properties, the central hub of the home, it is easy to imagine the family collected together on glorious summery days, spilling out into the garden or all gathered around the dining table at Christmas.
FIRST FLOOR To the first floor approached via carpeted stairs, the landing leads to four of the properties bedrooms which includes the master and a house bathroom. All rooms enjoy generous dimensions as indicated on the accompanying floorplan. The master bedroom appreciates a suite of fitted furniture including a dressing table, plush carpeting and stylish feature wall. The ensuite in earth shades includes a bath with glass shower screen and chrome mixer tap with shower attachment, counter top wash basin with vanity store and close coupled toilet. The high quality bathrooms and ensuite facilities is a theme continued throughout guaranteeing a good condition of décor sure to impress. The additional three bedrooms are all doubles and have a mixture of free standing or fitted furniture, all with easy to dress proportions. The house bathroom includes a crisp white three piece bathroom suite which again includes a counter top wash basin with vanity unit.
SECOND FLOOR This aspect of the property is a real diamond for those with children looking for independence or perhaps those that work from home and require extra space. Noted as an entertainment/games room, the larger of the two rooms located to the second floor is an obvious use as a very generous bedroom but could also be a sitting room to the bedroom across the landing. With occasional use as a gym, this room again is presented to a great standard, with the apex of the roof around a window, additional light is bought through a Velux and another large window to the side. The bedroom with fitted wardrobe has a lovely New England coastal theme about its presentation, wonderfully light and appealing, the second floor also has the sole use of the shower ensuite, again with a great New England appeal.
EXTERIOR To the front of the property, their are two garages attached to the side with up and over separate doors offering fantastic storage facilities as well as comfortably housing two good sized vehicles. A well maintained driveway set in front can easily accommodate four vehicles whilst to the side is a lawn with established hedging offering assured privacy to the sitting room. The rear garden can be accessed through a high gate which ensures great security for young children and pets. Offering a wealth of space, the owners have created a lovely water feature and highly unique and desirable seating area. Added to this a great array of settled plants and trees, the garden includes a flagged pathway for ease of access.