Offering one of the finest views in the region this outstanding, contemporary architect designed house is set within its own grounds of approximately 2 acres and offers a stunning interior which extends to approximately 7000 square feet.
Having the additional advantage of a separate building plot in the garden where the foundations have already been started. This could be finished off and sold, adapted to a differing style of house subject to planning or 'capped' off to create simply additional parking or even a large storage barn. In the grounds located near the paddock is a large modern stone barn, ripe for conversion to a bungalow subject to planning. The unique design of the main house over three levels incorporating a lower ground floor entertainment suite which opens to the rear grounds. The internal finish, as one would expect, is to the highest of standards throughout boasting a versatile layout including a bespoke living kitchen whilst all main rooms are positioned to the south elevation capitalising on the 180 degree panoramic views.
Four Winds is located on the edge of the village within immediate walking distance of open countryside whilst being well served by local services including highly regarded schools. Whilst enjoying this idyllic countryside setting the property is highly commutable located central to a number of major commercial centres.
GROUND FLOOR An ultra-modern contemporary styled reception presents an outstanding introduction to the property with floor to ceiling glass facades opening to a spacious reception and inner hall which in turn looks through and beyond the dining room to reveals a glimpse of the breath-taking views at the south aspect of the property. From the hallway access is provided to the ground floor living areas, lower ground floor entertainment suite and first floor galleried landing. The living kitchen has windows to two elevations allowing excellent levels of natural light whilst at the same time enjoying panoramic views from Emley Moor over towards Holmfirth and the Pennines. As one would expect the kitchen is presented with the highest standard of furniture finished with a black granite work surface and presenting appliances which include a Britannia stove, Amana fridge and freezer, a Miele microwave and steam oven and a coffee machine whilst also having two dishwashers. The breakfast / dining area comfortably seats eight. The dining room has bi-folding doors which open onto a south facing terrace taking full advantage of the aforementioned cross valley views. The principle lounge has windows to two elevations overlooking the house grounds to the west, cross valley views to the south whilst bi-folding doors open onto the external sun terrace. The ground floor presents a second lounge/sitting room with a feature curved wall incorporating a floor to ceiling glazed section which looks through to the reception hall. Additional accommodation to the ground floor includes a utility and washroom, a boot room which also gives access through to the garage, a substantial study and a cloaks room which incorporates separate his and hers W. C's.
FIRST FLOOR A galleried landing looks down to the impressive reception hallway and gives access to the four bedroom suites. The Master suite showcases an impressive walk-in dressing room, a walk through wet room style En-suite finished in marble with French doors which open onto a glass balconette commanding views over the grounds and adjoining farmland towards the Pennines. This generous bedroom has windows to three elevations with French style doors opening onto a south facing balcony; once again taking full advantage of the cross valley views. The guest suite is situated to the north aspect of the property has a separate dressing/sitting room which would, if required convert to a fifth double bedroom, and generous En-suite facilities. The remaining two bedrooms are both generous double rooms, are situated to the south elevation enjoying impressive views whilst both enjoy En-suite and dressing area facilities.
LOWER GROUND FLOOR / SKY LOUNGE The lower ground floor boasts a bespoke 'sky lounge' style design providing a substantial entertaining space split into separate zones which include a T.V area, games area, dance floor, a food serving area, powder room with his and hers W. C's and bar. The full south aspect of the floor enjoys a glazed elevation with doors opening onto a terrace which once again capitalises on the breath taking cross valley views.
EXTERNALLY The property is awe-inspiring from the outset; the first glimpse revealing the impressive glass façade, a theme that continues throughout the house. The grounds measure approximately 2 acres, the majority being a level grassed area with a fenced boundary. To the immediate front elevation, a courtyard provides off road parking for several vehicles and gives access to the attached four car garage. The grassed area to the west elevation adjoins open countryside resulting in an impressive backdrop whilst the south aspect enjoys a lawned area and two separate sun terraces perfectly situated looking over Magdale Valley to the south, Castle Hill and Emley Moor to the east and the glorious setting of the Pennines to the west.
OUTBUILDINGS A stone built outbuilding incorporating 4 bays. This offers scope, subject to planning to be converted into a barn conversion bungalow.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION A freehold property with mains, gas, water, electric and drainage. The home has an integral Nuvo surround sound system with i-pod docking and wall mounted controls to each room and automatic lighting. Solar panels enjoy an optimum south facing position and are discreetly located on the rear elevation of the garage. The materials sourced for the internal finish are of the highest quality including limestone and marble flooring.