In a property that capitalizes on its location with grounds approaching an estimate of 3 acres, much of which is easily maintained, this stunning detached barn style property is provided with 5 ensuite bedrooms and with dramatic architecture taking advantage of the full magnitude of the countryside.
Generous in size but not conceding on cosy comfort in rooms that provide calming views across the countryside, the designers of this home have incorporated large windows that allow natural light to enter the property without compromising on privacy. The considerable gardens allow for equestrian facilities (STPP) and the L shaped dimensions of the home offer potential for an annexe allowing for multi generational living. In a well designed home that provides large open spaces for family gatherings but also closed off rooms for relaxation, the property has such a versatile layout given the amount of rooms available. With all modern conveniences considered, the home includes under floor heating and a stunning bespoke master ensuite amongst other such luxuries. Ideally placed for commuters, M1 is approximately 18 minutes away and M62 just over 20 minutes. Huddersfield train station is conveniently placed approxiamtley 15 minutes drive away from Lydgate House
ENTRANCE HALL With a stunning slate styled tiled flooring installed with under floor heating, the entrance hall includes a cloakroom with an oversized mirror, wall hung wash basin and back to wall w.c. Further storage space is provided under the stairs recess.
FAMILY DINING KITCHEN The central hub of the house making full use of the stunning views, the dining room has been installed with bi-fold doors. With additional floor to essentially ceiling height glazing and exterior doors and with a clever mix of décor with plain white Corian work tops in the kitchen and a considered mix of materials, this room is simplicity at its best. The understated quality of the room allows the views to conduct all the talking but the added drama of a landscaped scenery wall and bright hues ensures the space comes alive as the sun goes down. With twenty first living taken into consideration, the kitchen is equipped with all modern day necessities that include a BOSCH dual oven, microwave combination oven, coffee machine, 4 ring induction hob and local manufactured Westin ceiling extractor hood. Additional space is provided for a wine fridge and the kitchen's central focal point is the stunning Corian breakfast bar and work top that runs into a 1 1/2 recessed sink area. The dining and family room with engineered wooden flooring includes a gorgeous see through wood burning stove that creates a cosy ambience about the room. Above resides the galleried landing that cascades natural lighting throughout the open plan living.
SITTING ROOM AND STUDY Exceptionally cosy sharing the dual aspect of the see through fireplace with the family dining area, the living room ensures that the views do all the talking. As the evenings draw in, the room has ambient up lighting to further create a harmonious place to relax as a family. A carefully considered Study resides behind a "secret" wall to the living room and overlooks the front garden. This has been installed with bespoke office oak fronted furniture that includes plentiful shelving.
LIVING ROOM Presented with calming décor shades and bi-fold doors leading out to the patio, this delightful room has engineered wooden flooring and ample space for family seating. A perfect reading room or escape for teenagers, this extra reception room is ideal for large families.
UTILITY ROOM AND CLOAKROOM Always a beneficial asset to any family home, the property includes a utility room that is installed with a good range of cabinets, work surface, stainless steel sink and space for white goods. Directly across is a cloakroom that has plentiful space for coat and boot store and leads into a private section with a wall hung wash basin and low level w.c.
GYMNASIUM The gymnasium with cleverly designed architecture allowing for light to flow from above includes direct access to the garden and a good sized room in which to work out.
GALLERIED LANDING With glazed aspects to both elevations allowing for the space to feel generous in size and maximising the enjoyment of the views, the carpeted landing with glass banister easily supports seating to sit and relax.
MASTER SUITE With unmistakable consideration to allowing the backdrop to become the main aspect of the décor, the room is installed with a dramatic floor to ceiling window whilst the reminder of the room is crisp white elegance. A vast dressing area allows for all clothing to be carefully secreted away to allow simple lines in the bedroom. To ensure natural lighting is fed through, the architecture is designed to consider this aspect with high placed cut outs in the wall. The ensuite with powerful design is certainly eye catching and includes a wet room with oversized fixed rain head and minimal square deep soaking bathtub, wall hung wash basin with waterfall tap and back to wall w.c. The room is completed with porcelain wooden effect tiling to the floor and large grey gloss tiling to the walls.
FIRST FLOOR BEDROOMS A further three double bedrooms from the galleried landing are designed to face the countryside and two share a lovely Jack and Jill shower ensuite whilst the other bedroom includes a contemporary ensuite which is partially tiled and comprises of a bath, wall hung sink and back to wall w.c. The double bedroom is equipped with fitted bespoke furniture that forms a window seat and study area.
BEDROOM WITH ENSUITE Set apart from the remaining four bedrooms, the property includes another double bedroom with ensuite facilities. This room resides above the garage and is perfect for those with older children appreciating a bit of independence.
GAMES ROOM Set away from the main section of the house, the addition of a games room is ideal and in this instance could also be suitable as a guest bedroom if so desired. With Velux windows and neutral presentation, this games room could easily be utilised as a cinema room or play room.
DOUBLE GARAGE Accessed internally and via electric up and over door, the garage is additionally provided with lighting and electrical sockets.
EXTERIOR Residing in grounds approaching 3 acres, Lydgate House has an enviable setting where the landscape appears to continue for miles. A blank canvas that could provide the new owner with equestrian grazing and stabling, all subject to the usual constraints, the property sits on a quiet residential lane with unique detached properties in neighbouring proximity. Set behind solid gates and provided with ample off road parking in addition to the garage, the property boasts well maintained gardens that will not disappoint.