Whitley Willows, Lepton, Huddersfield
For Sale £995,000
Positioned at the head of a prestigious gated development, our fabulous fully detached farmstead family home offers 5 bedrooms including a principal suite with opulent facilities and reception space overlooking the spacious grounds and countryside beyond.
Whitley Willows is a 12 acre residential development that provides a real sense of countryside living within the confines of a fabulous secured gated community. With an astonishing 4634 (approx.) square feet of internal space, our detached family home is presented to an exceptionally high standard and sits within spacious gardens. The property also appreciates extremely large gardens with additional land fenced away to create a suitable orchard or paddock. Modern comforts are assured with the provisions of underfloor heating to the entire ground floor and the large bedroom placed over the double garage. All Velux windows are controlled electrically aside from the sun room and charming full height shutters adorn the barn styled window to the entrance hall.
The property considers the busy lives of the modern family with 4 of the 5 bedrooms appreciating ensuite facilities and a well placed laundry room to the first floor ensuring washing does not have to be dispatched to the ground floor. Additionally the property further enjoys a utility room with direct access to the garden.
With clean lines and simplistic interior flair, this incredible home is a blank canvas ready to move in. Inspired by the popular inspiration of a converted barn, this home has privacy assured with principal reception rooms and bedrooms arranged to take advantage of the scenery and countryside setting to the rear elevation.
Whitley Willows is within the catchment area for Wakefield Girls' High, Queen Elizabeth Grammar in Wakefield and Huddersfield Grammar School to mention but a few. In a sought after neighbourhood, the property is within comfortable reach of motorway links and sits close to desirable golf clubs, charming tourist attractions and attractive market towns.
ENTRANCE HALL With tailored made shutters to the barn styled glazing, the entrance hall makes an immediate eye catching impact. With galleried landing and dramatic lighting, the open plan sitting room sits to the right surrounded by natural ambience streaming through the copious windows. A cloakroom for cloaks and boot store is spacious enough to accommodate household appliances. The white ceramic tiled flooring and delicate colour scheme provide a real sense of space and light.
SITTING ROOM The sitting room is of modern design with an open plan aspect zoned perfectly by a decorative fireplace creating an intimate reception space. Carpeted with neutral colours that work perfectly with the Oak doors and balustrading, the room fits spacious family seating.
KITCHEN AND FORMAL DINING The family kitchen with spacious provisions can be arranged with furniture to the requirements of the homeowner. Currently displayed with a large dining suite, the dimensions have allowed for an additional seating area creating a strong sociable zone. This room is clearly for cooking, eating and relaxing - preferably in that order!
Furnished to an exceptional standard, the kitchen is provided with BOSCH appliances and a stunning granite breakfast island with ceramic sink and hot water tap. A further ceramic sink sits overlooking the gardens whilst the room itself enjoys both double doors and bi-fold doors leading to the grounds. Opened up fully, this allows the house to be wonderfully cooled on a sunny day, especially given the south facing elevation.
The sophisticated styling of this extremely large reception area has produced an arena that can be both formal and informal in equal measures and is sure to pull the household together for cosy chats and coffee.
SUN ROOM A wonderfully intimate space for catching up with friends or a lovely reading room, the sun room is a great chill out zone that opens out towards the stone patio, a great little spot for al fresco dining.
MUSIC ROOM This reception room offers complete versatility to be utilised to the comforts of the homeowner. This room includes a staircase leading to the large bedroom above the double garage. Given the architecture of flow of the property, this area could be redesigned as an annexe to provide provisions for multi generational living.
UTILITY ROOM AND CLOAKROOM A must have for every busy household, conveniently next to the kitchen and leading to the exterior, the utility room with stable door has plumbing for a washing machine, space for further kitchen appliances and a ceramic Belfast sink with wooden work tops. The cloakroom has a wash basin with pedestal and back to wall toilet.
STUDY A ground floor study to the front elevation of the ground floor offers versatility.
GALLERIED LANDING The understated quality of the architecture allows the handsome features to do all the talking with the added aspect of a crystal chandelier and bright hues ensures the space comes alive as natural light dances in.
Leading to five bedrooms and large reception zone, the landing further includes a well placed laundry room.
PRINCIPAL SUITE With unmistakable consideration to allowing the views to become the main aspect of the room, a reception zone is installed with a Juliette balcony whilst the remainder of the room has a mezzanine bedroom level. A vast dressing area allows for all clothing to be carefully secreted away to allow simple unobstructed structure to the design of the suite. The ensuite with powerful imagery is certainly eye catching and includes a double step in shower with oversized fixed rain head and elegant deep soaking bathtub, wall hung wash basin with waterfall tap and close coupled w.c. The room is completed with ceramic tiling to the floor and recessed spot lighting.
THREE DOUBLE BEDROOMS WITH ENSUITE FACILITIES Aside to the principal master suite, the property has a further 3 bedrooms with ensuite facilities. Two face the rear elevation with views and bespoke glazing that allow for great air flow on a summers day and the third is arranged to the front elevation and is beautifully presented with understated elegance.
SUPER KING BEDROOM Placed above the double garage, this section of the property guarantees a wealth of possibilities to arrange and use to their own desires. Dressed and utilised as a guest bedroom, this space has fabulous scope to incorporate ensuite facilities and walk in wardrobe. Taking into consideration the reception zone to the landing and music room to the ground floor, this entire area could be used as an annexe.
LAUNDRY ROOM Arranged to accommodate today's discerning buyer, a first floor laundry room to the landing allows for all washing to be handled on the one floor. A great bonus to any busy home in today's modern society!
DOUBLE GARAGE The double garage with driveway has two dual fob controlled doors and pedestrian double doors to the rear leading to the garden. Equipped with lighting and electrical sockets for additional white goods if required.
EXTERIOR Whitley Willows is a beautiful area of countryside which has been landscaped to include walkways and to ensure the properties work within the landscape in seamless harmony.
This Yorkshires Finest home includes an exceptionally large area of garden with furthermore grounds having been fenced off which offers the chance for an orchard or paddock to enjoy equestrian pursuits. The grounds to the front offer an abundance of colour and established plants whilst the rear is a blank canvas, well maintained and ready to personalise. With flagged raised patio and pathways, a set of laurel bushes offer shade from the south facing elevation so that comfortable external dining can be enjoyed in comfort and privacy.
In an area that is favoured by the equestrian community, Whitley Willows is an inviting calming property to return home to after a busy day at work. With only approximate10 minutes drive to Huddersfield train station and just over half an hour to Leeds via the M62, the enjoyment of country living is appreciated but also remains within close proximity to regarded amenities.