Rarely does such a prestigious home come to the market, and for only the second time in almost 40 years, we are proud to present you, Holme Castle.
Holme Castle provides you with a unique opportunity to acquire a substantial stunning home of great character and an atmosphere and personality all of its own. Located in Holme village, within the Peak District National Park, Holme Castle is surrounded by impossibly beautiful countryside and views.
Located within the Peak District National Park in an area of outstanding natural beauty being midway between major cities of the north, Sheffield, Manchester and Leeds all within easy commutable distance. The immediate area offers highly regarded primary and secondary schools in addition to first class international cycling routes of the Tour de France and Tour de Yorkshire, excellent local golf, fishing & horse riding. Ideally located close to the Pennine Way & Kirklees Way and connected to a network of public footpaths and bridleways for walkers.
The Castle itself commands beautiful views of the stunning countryside from EVERY bedroom with parking for 12 cars within the mature garden where one may relax and take in the stunning views.
The Holme Valley is a famous cultural centre with a particular focus on the arts and film making. The castle has been a fringe venue of the Holmfirth Artweek for over 30 years and of course the area was made famous for the location of the much loved series, Last of the Summer Wine where cast and crew would often stay at the castle.
The pennine location offers favourable access to Manchester airport being only 45 minutes drive away and some other local tourist hotspots such as Yorkshire Sculpture Park at Bretton, the world renowned art venue & country park is an easy drive & brings many visitors in addition to York & Haworth which are easily reached as a day trip.
The venue has hosted many intimate weddings & parties and enjoys an established relationship with world renowned local companies for hosting foreign visitors and has also hosted confidential guests, nobility & minor royalty.
The flexible accommodation of the castle allows the usage of the rooms to fit in with the buyers preferences, where there could be 8 or more bedrooms, it may be that some of these may be utilised as gymnasium, cinema room, study, library or music room.
In addition to a family home it also presents scope for separate dependant relative self contained quarters and an abundance of commercial opportunities, including the established boutique hotel that it was in addition to childcare nursery, nursing home, alternative therapy centre or function venue for weddings and conferences.