Nestled in the heart of Brighouse this stunning family home situated behind a walled garden and gated driveway provides an abundance of living space. Designed and built by the current owners to exceptionally high standard this generously proportioned property represents the epitome of modern living.
Nestled in the heart of Brighouse this stunning family home situated behind a walled garden and gated driveway provides an abundance of living space. Designed and built by the current owners to exceptionally high standard this generously proportioned property represents the epitome of modern living.

Offering an expanse of living and entertaining space the owners have skilfully optimised natural light to create bright, fresh rooms which connect seamlessly with the landscaped grounds. On entering the property, one is welcomed with a generous hallway leading to the vast kitchen/breakfast/family room, equally spacious living room, large modern home office and opulent WC form the ground level, while the upper floors feature four impressive bedroom suites, a quirky cinema suite, stylish gymnasium and a sumptuous steam room perfect to relax and unwind at the end of a long day in the office. The Chestnut provides such connectivity to the natural landscape that the close proximity to Leeds, Manchester and even central London is almost beyond belief. The grounds are a genuine oasis of calm, providing south-facing landscaped gardens and the ideal opportunity for breakfast on the terrace or an evening barbecue in the sun. Built from natural Yorkshire stone and finished with feature stonework, The Chestnut is an impressive house complete with detached double garage and ample off-street parking for several cars. A viewing is highly recommended.

ENTRANCE HALL Elegant and instantly impressive, the Porcelanosa tiled floor with hydronic underfloor heating flows seamlessly throughout the ground floor, complimenting the subtle neutral palette. The generous hallway is equipped with a capacious bespoke Italian built-in cloak cabinet, finished with smoked mirrored glass and bronze frontage. A sumptuous, well presented cloakroom with duravit hand basin, Hansgrohe mono tap and wall WC with concealed cistern is conveniently located off the hallway.

STUDY Combining form and function and using inspiring materials working from home is made easy with the clean pared-back full-width desk and array of storage options providing ample workspace complete with open views onto the enclosed private drive and garden.

LIVING ROOM Enjoy gatherings in the generously-sized contemporary living space graced with bespoke entertainment cabinetry and eye-catching remote controlled Planika Bioethanol fire that combines the stylish refinement of a traditional real flame fire with the fresh approach of modern innovation providing the cleanest, most eco friendly burning process without any waste.

The dimensions of the room and subtle styling allow the feature fireplace to take centre stage providing a perfect setting for relaxation. The harmonious design created by the homeowners will not disappoint and affords a timeless elegance that you can live in for a long time.

DINING KITCHEN Masterfully designed matte, natural quartz and wooden elements, sensitively selected colours, and the avoidance of anything that is all too decorative create an atmosphere of soothing balance. The 'made in Germany' RotPunkt kitchen complete with grand island provides a dramatic focal point that will appeal to those who love a relaxed, open atmosphere that discreetly integrates the functions of the kitchen with a generous and flexible entertaining space.

The muted décor creates a calm feeling enlivened by expansive wall to wall bi-fold doors that showcase views of the garden whilst opening up the space to even more light and air, spilling onto the awe-inspiring natural York stone terrace transitioning seamlessly inside and out.

Fitted with quality integrated appliances from NEFF - dual ovens, dishwasher, fridge and freezer to the wine cooler and energy efficient Dutch Quooker tap that immediately dispenses boiling water, Schott Ceran 5 station hob, powerful remote-controlled ceiling extractor and Chefs 'hands-free' waste bin.

The grand island with durable Silestone quartz counter top features a wooden breakfast bar with Italian inspired pendant lighting and pop-up power sockets incorporating USB charging and data network points.

UTILITY ROOM As you would expect from this impeccable family home, the highly functional utility room adjacent to the kitchen has a built in BOSCH microwave, a stainless steel Caressi sink with mixer tap and plumbing for a separate washing machine and dryer. Floor to ceiling cabinets house the energy efficient gas boiler and provide adequate storage.

The utility room leads directly out to the side of the house, ideal for laundry duties, boot removal and housing pets after a muddy walk.

MASTER SUITE A spacious room that enjoys a minimalist projection thanks to the addition of an intimate dressing room, this contemporary master suite radiates quality and exclusivity. The super king size suite with secluded outlook onto the garden and surrounding fauna includes an exquisite ensuite complete with walk-in glass wall shower, marbled tiling with recessed shelf and large Hansgrohe fixed rain head teamed with Duravit counter top wash basin and mono-block tap and a remote-controlled wall hung toilet/bidet. Complete with accent lighting, bespoke mirrored unit with ample storage, this Italian-inspired ensuite is both thoughtfully and beautifully finished. The spacious walk-in wardrobe features extensive storage, courtesy lighting upon approach and accent lighting to aid location of items.

FIRST FLOOR BEDROOMS Two further double bedrooms adorn the first floor each with modern, elegant ensuite facilities - the first has private shower ensuite finished to the same exacting standard you would expect and a second double bedroom with convenient access to the house bathroom through its own lockable door to ensure the utmost privacy.

The bathroom is perfectly located to offer all residents their own ensuite provisions. Bedrooms are tastefully decorated and fitted with bedroom furniture from Jesse and Sangiacomo who produce modern Italian custom-made wardrobes to fit any interior.

HOUSE BATHROOM Of notable quality the house bathroom with a Jack and Jill aspect blends Amtico and Italian tiling on the floor, walls and feature areas to provide the ultimate luxury feel. The Duravit corner bathtub with backrest, wall mounted Hansgrohe taps and hand-held shower ensures you will soak up and relax with ease. The large walk in glass walled shower area with the addition of a porcelain mosaic shower tray achieves a soft underfoot feel and helps to enhance the bathing experience for a speedy morning routine.

The home owners have created a timeless feel that ties in with this new build home, fusing elegance and storage with the use of some of the latest products and designs, as well as a Duravit vanity which includes veneered drawers and mirrored wall cabinets to incorporate plenty of extra space to store toiletries.

SECOND FLOOR - GYMNASIUM, CINEMA ROOM, BEDROOM AND STEAM ROOM Not distracting from the more functional elements of the modern lower floor living spaces, the top floor successfully combines leisure, pleasure and relaxation taking The Chestnut literally to a whole new level of extravagance. Offering the potential for 6 bedrooms, the home owners have chosen to indulge you with the addition of a stylish gymnasium, quirky cinema suite and a sumptuous steam room alongside a king-sized guest bedroom.

The entire floor has been strengthened and sound proofed to prevent transfer of movement and noise and to carry the weight of heavy gym equipment. A mirrored wall adorns the gymnasium, ample eaves storage and non-slip Amtico flooring complete this lavish leisure addition. The cosy and quirky cinema suite is all about pleasure featuring a curved wall and inset 65" cinema screen with wall hung bespoke cabinetry for entertainment systems and Velux windows to provide plenty of natural daylight.
Relaxation comes in the form of a king-sized guest bedroom with far reaching views across Brighouse and equipped with Sangiacamo fitted wardrobes. The opulent steam room features chromo-therapy lighting, glass mosaic tiling, Hansgrohe overhead rain shower and matching body shower complete with music-therapy courtesy of the in-wall music system. A Duravit wall hung toilet and vanity unit complete the spa look and feel.

The second floor also houses a mechanical ventilation system to recycle and purify air throughout the house.

DOUBLE GARAGE The Chestnut is set behind a private security gate and also benefits from a double garage, with 3-Phase electric for use as a full-blown workshop if desired, and off-street parking for several cars.

EXTERIOR Situated on a large, prominent corner plot with ornate high stone wall boundary encircling the property the home owners design goal was to fuse originality with contemporary modern day living. The Chestnut is a show home of extraordinary standard comprising complimentary technology, practical living spaces and tasteful interior design this truly stunning one-off detached home sits within beautiful mature gardens that are instantly appealing to the eye.
Plenty of outdoor space on the expansive driveway the rear of the property, accessed down a stone path opens up to a vast array of colourful flora and fauna surrounding natural York stone walling and steps leading up to the al-fresco entertainment terrace that really does seamlessly integrate with the adjoining dining kitchen marrying together indoor and outdoor living perfectly.

The oak Pergola accessed from the lower lawned area can accommodate a luxurious hot tub or plentiful garden seating.

SMART HOME FEATURES The property has also been designed around Fibaro, the leading home automation system providing control of lighting, climate, entertainment systems, and appliances and is fully integrated with the home security and alarm system.

Combined with Heatmiser central heating controllers, room temperatures are automatically reduced when the home is empty and through geo-location technology linked to your mobile phone and automatically increases room temperatures on your arrival and with the added security of Swann award winning home CCTV camera system you also have peace of mind 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

This smart home is also accessible from anywhere around the world through any compatible iOS or Android device allowing you to check the status of doors and alarms and to control lighting, cameras and heating remotely.