Taylor Lane, Scapegoat Hill, Huddersfield£699,000
5 bed Detached House, Huddersfield
This is one of the areas most substantial residences with an overall floor area of around 5,000sq.ft. and comes with extensive gardens and grounds amounting to over an acre. The property, along with its two neighbours, occupies an elevated position up a private driveway off Taylor Lane, and from where you have absolutely breathtaking panoramic views.
Full DetailsFULL DESCRIPTION This is one of the area's most substantial residences with an overall floor area of around 5,000sq.ft. and comes with extensive gardens and grounds amounting to over an acre. The property, along with its two neighbours, occupies an elevated position up a private driveway off Taylor Lane, and from where you have absolutely breathtaking panoramic views. The accommodation has an unusual split-level layout which works really well, particularly for a family with lots of requirements. The hub of the home has to be the living/dining/kitchen space with bi-folding doors that slide right back to reveal the very private and substantial decked terrace with stunning views and access to the gardens and land. There are 5 double bedrooms and depending on how you want use the space, you could have up to 7 bedrooms - the potential for how you use and adapt this property is huge. You will also find a sizeable integral garage that holds up to 4 cars, driveway with parking areas, and access to a massive storage void.
ENTRANCE LEVEL A storm porch, with a mail/shoe/coat cupboard, gives way to the front entrance door.
RECEPTION HALL 22' 0" x 18' 4" (6.71m x 5.59m) A large and very useable space with window and views to the front. There are stairs up to the next level, and three steps down to a built in cloaks cupboard and internal access into the garage. The reception hall also gives access to:-
SHOWER/WET ROOM 7' 1" x 7' 0" (2.16m x 2.13m) Fitted with a low flush w.c., pedestal wash basin, and a spacious showering area. It has a tiled floor, mainly tiled walls, extractor fan, and a shaver socket.
GAMES ROOM 22' 0" x 21' 8" (6.71m x 6.6m) As the floor plan suggests, this is a great sized room, ideal for hosting parties or as a games room or perhaps as a gym. There are ceiling spotlights, and windows to the side.
INTEGRAL 4 CAR GARAGE 28' 3" x 18' 5" (8.61m x 5.61m) A substantial garage having an electrically operated sectional roller shutter door, windows to the side, lighting, power sockets, radiators, water tap, and an alarm system.
SITTING ROOM 21' 9" x 18' 4" (6.63m x 5.59m) The main focal point is a living flame coal effect grate with an ornate cast iron back and nice surround. This large sitting room also has ceiling coving, windows and door out to the rear decked terraces, and 2 banks of almost floor to ceiling windows to the front, one of which has a door into the sun room.
SUN ROOM 18' 4" x 6' 6" (5.59m x 1.98m) This room has a full bank of windows to the front and side through which you can take in some of the most amazing far reaching views. The sun room also has natural wood floor boards.
LEVEL 2 There is a good sized landing area here with window to the side, and ceiling coving.
CLOAKROOM Fitted with a traditional style suite comprising a low flush w.c. and pedestal wash basin. There is a frosted window to the side, ceiling coving, extractor fan, dado rail with tiled walls beneath, and tiled floor.
OPEN PLAN LIVING/DINING/KITCHEN 22' 8" x 21' 8" (6.91m x 6.6m) This is a great space and the 'hub' of the house where family and friends can gather together. The kitchen area is fitted with a range of traditional style Chippendale natural wood wall, drawer, base and island units with either granite or butchers block work surfaces over incorporating a sink with drainer and swan neck mixer tap. The kitchen also has a range cooker with extractor hood over, dishwasher, space for an American style fridge/freezer, plate rack, vegetable baskets, and windows to the side and rear. There is a spacious dining area which will comfortably take a full dining suite with space left for lounging and look out through or slide back those bi-folding doors to reveal the substantial decked terraces at the side affording you a great deal of privacy and from where you can sit and take in some most amazing views.
UTILITY ROOM 9' 9" x 8' 10" (2.97m x 2.69m) Fitted with a range of wall and base cupboards with a work surface incorporating a Belfast sink. There is plumbing for a washing machine, additional freezer, external door and window to the rear, and an extractor fan. The two central heating boilers are also located in here.
DINING ROOM 22' 8" x 11' 10" (6.91m x 3.61m) Another good-sized reception room having two banks of windows to the front offering those far reaching views. There is natural wood flooring, ceiling coving, and a window to the side looking out over the gardens and land.
LEVEL 3 A door off the initial landing area gives access to the office/lounge, bedroom and en suite shower room which could be utilised as a teenage wing or granny annex.
OFFICE/LOUNGE 18' 4" x 11' 6" (5.59m x 3.51m) With two banks of windows to the front offering superb views.
BEDROOM 2 18' 4" x 10' 2" (5.59m x 3.1m) A double bedroom with window to the rear giving you views of the woodland part of the gardens.
EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM 6' 11" x 4' 3" (2.11m x 1.3m) Fitted with a white suite comprising a corner low flush w.c., corner pedestal wash basin with tiled splashback, and a quadrant shower cubicle with Aqualisa power shower over. There is an extractor fan, and shaver socket.
LEVEL 4 The landing area has access to very useful high-level storage in the loft.
MASTER BEDROOM 22' 8" x 11' 10" (6.91m x 3.61m) A substantial master bedroom with banks of windows providing stunning panoramic views.
DRESSING ROOM 10' 0" x 6' 7" (3.05m x 2.01m) Having ample hanging rails, pull out storage baskets, and shelves. There is a velux roof window, exposed beam, and door leading through to:-
EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM 10' 0" x 8' 3" (3.05m x 2.51m) Fitted with a traditional style white suite comprising a low flush w.c., bidet, pedestal wash basin, and a large shower cubicle with a multi-jet power shower system. You will also find a shaver socket, extractor fan, frosted window to the side, and an airing cupboard.
BEDROOM 3 13' 5" x 11' 3" (4.09m x 3.43m) A double bedroom with windows to the rear overlooking the woodland.
BEDROOM 4 13' 5" x 11' 4" (4.09m x 3.45m) Another double bedroom enjoying the woodland aspect at the rear.
HOUSE BATHROOM 8' 6" x 8' 3" (2.59m x 2.51m) A good sized family bathroom fitted with a roll top bath on clawed feet with a central telephone style mixer tap, bidet, low flush w.c., and pedestal wash basin with tiled splashback. The bathroom also has an extractor fan, shaver socket, and ceiling coving.
LANDING With velux roof window, and exposed roof timber.
BEDROOM 5 18' 4" x 14' 2" (5.59m x 4.32m) Again this is a good sized double bedroom with three velux roof windows.
OUTSIDE The property is accessed up a private sweeping driveway giving access to this and its two neighbours before leading up to ample parking in front and at the side of the house. The gardens and woodland amount to just over an acre and comprise extensive well stocked garden areas, huge decked terraces to the side and rear, your own woodland with pleasant walkways and a mixture of deciduous and evergreen trees, electrically powered waterfall coming down into the pond, the upper greenhouse will stay, allotments, soft fruit beds, and a hidden decked sitting area. There is access from the top of the garden out onto Grandstand should you wish to use it. You will also find plenty of outside lighting, and stunning views from almost everywhere.
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 From the centre of Golcar, proceed up Swallow Lane which then turns into Pike Law Road just after the lefthand turn onto Slades Road. Keep following the road up the hill where you will eventually find Taylor Lane on the right. The property sits elevated up the third driveway on the left.