A fully detached property on a little known residential lane with impressive Victorian architectural detailing, The layout and location of The Old School House lends itself perfectly to the possibility of commercial potential as well as a stunning family home with 4/5 bedrooms.
A truly wonderful family home, The Old School House is favourably located down a rural lane which benefits from being a no through road. Set within private gardens that includes a generous driveway, the property has the potential to consider commercial aspects such as running a dog grooming parlour, opening an architectural suite or even a small B&B amongst many suggestions. (all subject to planning) Immediately enticing with an abundance of kerbside appeal, the Victorian residence will not disappoint internally. Brimming with a host of period features including mullion windows, coal fireplaces and interesting nooks and crannies. Installed with a fully equipped entertainments bar, the lower ground floor has a wealth of possibilities, currently furnished with a small kitchenette and workshop with extra cellar space, this floor could be converted into an annexe for multi generational living.
ENTRANCE HALL With a peaked wooden door in keeping with the overall beauty of this majestic property, the main hallway includes storage space and has cloakroom facilities that include a low level w.c and cloakroom wash basin.
SITTING ROOM With 3 reception rooms the property has an incredibly versatile layout adaptable to the homeowners requirements. The preferred room for the current owners includes vintage leaded patio doors leading out to the private rear gardens onto a raised terraced. The carpeted room is decorated with a delicate featured paper and the central focal point is a cast iron real flame gas fire.
DINING ROOM Benefitting from wonderful views across the valley, the dining room includes a stunning tiled feature fireplace. For the purpose of multi-generational living, this could be used a bedroom if needed.
SNUG ROOM Equipped with a laminate floor, this lovely room has previously been used as a dining room demonstrating the versatility of this great family home. Centred around a stunning coal fireplace, the room overlooks the rural views. Decorated with timber cladding and including mullion windows, the room is a great example of the pleasing décor throughout.
BREAKFAST KITCHEN A beautiful Cottage styled kitchen with traditional wall and base units in an oak fronted aspect. Integrated appliances include a 4 ring gas oven and grill with overhead canopy extractor and dishwasher. Recessed within the roll top work surface is a dual sink and drainer with mixer tap. The Kitchen has an open arch leading to the utility room that has sufficient space for all required appliances. There is huge scope to open the area up sufficiently to create an even larger Kitchen if required. Overlooking the enclosed rear garden, this family home has so much internal space to design your own layout. (subject to planning)
LANDING With an appealing tiered layout and a stunning window seat, the landing includes a storage cupboard for linens.
MASTER BEDROOM AND ENSUITE With an elegant hallway aspect leading into the main room, this generous King-size bedroom has windows to both equally stunning elevations. With grand opulence in mind, it would be worth considering installing a window in the gable end to take advantage of the rural views (subject to planning) Installed with a shower ensuite, which comprises of a step in shower with vintage styled mixer control, wash basin with pedestal and low level w.c
FURTHER BEDROOMS Two of the three remaining bedrooms are extremely generous in size and both currently support ample free standing furniture. One bedroom is equipped with a storage cupboard fitted with a wooden bi-folding door. A third room currently used as an office is still able to support a double bed and overlooks the gardens and fields to the rear.
HOUSE BATHROOM Refurbished to a high standard and including a chrome footed free standing bath with mixer tap and hand held shower, the elegant room has been decorated in keeping with the overall vintage appeal of the property. The fully tiled room in white includes a Traditional English Wash Basin and ceramic w.c The commodious step in shower includes a fixed rain shower head.
ENTERTAINMENT BAR With no expense spared in detailing and glamour, this fabulous room has been purpose built to recreate a room akin with The Cavern. With undoubtable quality containing a brick built bar with solid countertop and Siroco cast iron gas fire, this functioning bar is a fabulous addition to this great family home. The lower ground floor also includes a kitchenette area and enclosed w.c This chamber also leads to a workshop with arched double doors leading out to the driveway and further storage space allows for a wealth of potential. This area is ideal for commercial purposes, knocking through and opening the space up. A further alternative is to consider a granny annexe or extending the kitchenette into the workshop and creating a fully equipped kitchen for summer BBQ's and family gatherings. Leading out to the gardens creating easy access for the family, the potential for fun packed family days encompassed within this property is so undeniable.
EXTERIOR Situated in generous gardens with an exceptionally large driveway and a range of outbuildings, this property has plentiful space for a detached single garage (subject to planning) if required. Well maintained and presented with gorgeous mature trees, there is a generous flagged patio area reached from the rear via some stone steps. Wrought iron fencing enhances the overall attraction to such a dignified home whilst the front is bordered by a low stone wall. With fields and an attractive Village Church in close proximity, the positioning of this property is very desirable for those seeking rural living. A popular family Bar and Restaurant is within comfortable walking distance whilst slightly further away sits a beloved Yorkshire Ice Cream business.