Olney Street, Slaithwaite, Huddersfield£299,950
4 bed Converted Chapel, Huddersfield
This substantial 4 double bedroom residence forms the end in a row of 4 houses within the imposing former Victorian Baptist Chapel building which was converted 2004/5 to a particularly high standard. The spacious accommodation is laid out over 4 levels, having an extension at the rear, and its own driveway leading to a detached garage
Full DetailsACCOMMODATION This substantial 4 double bedroom residence forms the end in a row of 4 houses within the imposing former Victorian Baptist Chapel building which was converted 2004/5 to a particularly high standard. The spacious accommodation is laid out over 4 levels and incorporates the original and very impressive stone cantilevered staircases with ornate cast iron spindles, newel posts and polished wood handrail. 'Chapel House' was the only unit to benefit from having an extension at the rear, and its own driveway leading to a detached garage. There is a sizeable low maintenance mainly paved garden at the rear where you can sit out, entertain, and take full advantage of a southerly aspect and far reaching views across the valley and up towards Marsden. This is also an excellent location for access to the train station, regular bus service, and access to a good range of village shops, bars, cafes and restaurants.
GROUND FLOOR An entrance door at the side opens into:-
HALL Featuring the amazing stone staircases rising to the first floor and descending to the lower ground floor with superb cast ironwork spindles topped with polished wood handrails. There is a frosted window to the side and wood effect flooring.
CLOAKROOM Fitted with a white suite comprising a low flush w.c. and pedestal wash basin with tiled splashback. There is a frosted window to the side, extractor fan, and wood effect flooring.
LOUNGE 18' 4" x 15' 1" (5.59m x 4.6m) The lounge is located within the extension at the rear of the property and has windows and French doors looking out over the paved garden and far beyond. The main focal point is a living flame gas fire within a wood surround with granite hearth and back.
DINING KITCHEN 21' 4" x 17' 9" (6.5m x 5.41m) If you enjoy cooking and entertaining family and friends, then this is the property for you! This dining kitchen is huge and provides you with an extensive range of wall, drawer, base and island units with a vast amount of work surface incorporating a 1½ bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap. There are glass fronted display cabinets, wine racks, easy reach corner carousel storage, tiled splashbacks, wood effect flooring, and large windows to the front and side. Appliances include a double oven/grill, 4-ring gas hob with extractor hood over, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, and freezer. There is then lots of space to be utilised at the other end of the room for dining and perhaps a sofa or two.
LOWER GROUND FLOOR
HALLWAY With a door giving access to a side lobby with tiled flooring, window and door out to a small enclosed outside space.
The accommodation on this level is an ideal teenager pad or guest suite. It could also be used for alternative requirements such as a gym, home office, hobby room etc.
BEDROOM 2 17' 5" x 13' 1" (5.31m x 3.99m) A spacious double bedroom/home office etc which has the original stone fireplace within the chimney breast. There is a window to the side providing some natural light.
EN SUITE BATHROOM 10' 2" x 7' 7" (3.1m x 2.31m) Fitted with a white suite comprising a panelled bath with Mira shower and screen over, pedestal wash basin with tiled splashback, and a low flush w.c. There is a frosted window to the side, and an extractor fan.
DRESSING ROOM / STORE 7' 8" x 6' 11" (2.34m x 2.11m) A good store or dressing room space.
LANDING The main staircase rises up to the first floor with a half landing return and large frosted window throwing plenty of natural light over the stairs. The spacious landing area then has two windows offering far reaching views to the rear. There is a further staircase rising to the second floor which was installed as part of the conversion and is therefore of modern construction.
MASTER BEDROOM 21' 4" x 17' 9" (6.5m x 5.41m) A good-sized double bedroom with windows to two elevations providing hillside views. There are two built-in wardrobes, and a walk-in store which houses the hot water tank therefore a good drying cupboard.
EN SUITE BATHROOM 10' 6" x 6' 11" (3.2m x 2.11m) Fitted with a white suite comprising a panelled bath, low flush w.c., pedestal wash basin, and a shower cubicle with Mira shower over. There are part tiled walls, frosted window to the side, inset ceiling spotlights, and an extractor fan.
LANDING A spacious galleried landing with an area currently used as a study space with a velux window to the rear, and exposed beams. There is access to a loft which is boarded out and has a light.
BEDROOM 3 15' 5" x 10' 11" (4.7m x 3.33m) Another double bedroom having a large velux window to the rear offering far reaching views. There is a built-in wardrobe, and exposed beams.
BEDROOM 4 14' 6" x 10' 11" (4.42m x 3.33m) Even the fourth bedroom is a double and also has a velux window to the front providing hillside views. It also has exposed beams.
SHOWER ROOM 10' 3" x 6' 10" (3.12m x 2.08m) Fitted with a white suite comprising a low flush w.c., pedestal wash basin with tiled splashback, and a shower cubicle with Mira shower over. There is a frosted velux window to the front, inset ceiling spotlights, extractor fan, and exposed beams.
OUTSIDE To the side of the property you will find a good-sized block paved driveway providing ample parking and leading to the detached single garage which has an electrically operated up and over door, pedestrian door to the side, light and power socket. There is also an external water tap at the side of the house. The rear garden area is now almost fully paved providing a good-sized outside space which enjoys a southerly aspect and from where you can take in those amazing views across the valley and up towards Marsden.
TENURE We are informed that the property is freehold. You should ask your conveyancer to confirm this for you.
VIEWING By appointment with Wm. Sykes & Son.
LOCATION Proceed through the centre of Slaithwaite on Britannia Road and continue straight across at the mini roundabout. Turn left at the top to go under the railway viaduct, then turn sharp left at the top onto Crimble Bank and then Hill Top Road. Take the first right onto Meal Hill Lane and immediately right again onto Olney Street where you will find the converted chapel on the right and No.11D is at the far end of the building.