Hidden away on a private road in the sought after area of Scapegoat Hill is Vermont Lodge, providing stunning curb appeal with the fusion of rustic oak and contemporary design elegance the immediate invitation guarantees a memorable visit.
Hidden away on a private road in the sought after area of Scapegoat Hill is Vermont Lodge, providing stunning curb appeal with the fusion of rustic oak and contemporary design elegance the immediate invitation guarantees a memorable visit.
Every detail has been meticulously planned to showcase the fantastic long range views and provide the owners with flexible living accommodation. The connectivity between the zoned areas has been carefully considered to allow excellent movement and flow throughout the home and aligns the interior and exterior harmoniously. Professionally decorated throughout with Farrow and Ball paint and designer feature wallpaper this home really is ready to move into. Currently used as a 3 bedroomed home with one on the ground floor and 2 on the first floor the design is such that a fourth bedroom could be established by the installation of a stud wall if desired. The open plan design of the downstairs living accommodation has also been designed so that doors could be added if required.
No attention to detail has been spared in this truly impressive home and guests will be wowed by the interior fixtures and fittings and left in awe of the magnificent far reaching views. The outside is designed for entertaining with numerous seating options and features a show stopping glass balustrade. There is parking to accommodate 5 cars with ease and a double garage with power.
Offered for sale with no onward chain.


LOCATION Scapegoat Hill is a small Pennine village 5 miles west of Huddersfield and just North of the River Colne and the Huddersfield Narrow Canal. The village has 2 pubs, a church and a children's playground. Amenities can be found at neighbouring Bolster Moor, with its award winning farm shop and café and in the nearby villages of Golcar and Slaithwaite with its numerous supermarkets, bars, cafes and restaurants. Scapegoat Hill boasts arguable the most expansive and impressive views available in the area. Several well regarding primary and secondary schools are nearby with Scapegoat infant and junior school a 2 minute walk away. Vermont Lodge is situated on a private road with only 5 other individually designed properties.
For commuters the M62 is reached in 10 minutes and Huddersfield train station around 20 minutes by car. The M1 is around 40 minutes' drive away from Vermont Lodge.



KEY FEATURES The premise of the design is two- fold; flexible living and bringing the outside in was at the forefront of the design and this is apparent from every room. The full height grand oak and glazed entrance is bespoke and was built and installed by renowned Paragon Oak. The kitchen with hand made solid timber cabinets is hand painted in Farrow and Ball was bespoke by Pond Cottage Antiques of Stillington and includes a Shaws of Darwen handmade Belfast sink. All the electrical appliances are top of the range Fisher and Paykel including a tall wine fridge, American fridge freezer, double draw dishwasher and 5 burner gas range cooker. The kitchen has a large pantry and a useful storage cupboard and just off the kitchen is a separate utility/boot room that houses the boiler and laundry facilities and has its own entrance which is useful when returning from muddy walks. Underfloor heating is in the utility, kitchen and sitting room. The sitting room with its oak beams houses a Heta multifuel stove and provides magnificent panoramic views to two elevations thanks to the large picture windows with a door providing access to the garden. The large dining hall/family room has French doors that also access the garden and offers the new owners great versatility utilise to their own preference with solid engineered oak flooring throughout complementing the oak and glass staircase.
A double bedroom with ensuite is situated downstairs which provides flexibility for elderly guests or as a teenagers suite with windows to two elevations. Climbing the oak and glass staircase gives a fantastic view of the commissioned glass chandelier from the impressive glass galleried landing. The spacious master bedroom suite with ensuite facilities and a separate dressing room has a beautiful window framing the landscape. The dressing room is positioned to become the fourth bedroom if required by the new owners it has a window and is a generous size with bespoke furniture.
A further double bedroom at the other side of the landing has a balcony to the side elevation accessed through sliding doors which again harmonises the property with the stunning scenery.
The house bathroom has installed a feature window which looks through the externals window to maximise the view from the bathtub.
Upstairs is laid to solid engineered oak flooring with the bathrooms having tiled underfloor heating and heated towel rails.
All the glazing is solar controlled ensuring that rooms are kept at an even temperature.
There is intelligent lighting installed including automatic light sensors in the utility, pantry and store cupboard and different mood lighting options in the living areas, landing and master suite.


GARDENS AND GARAGE To the front a dry stone wall outlines the low maintenance landscaped garden with Yorkshire stone steps leading to the solid oak door main entrance. A sweeping driveway to the side is quite spacious offering facilities to park four cars quite comfortably. A double detached garage with automatic door opening and a pedestrian side door has a further parking space at the entrance.
The sun terrace to the rear is inlayed with lawn and surrounded by glass balustrading, tiered it provides plentiful seating areas, where the outstanding views are always assured. To the side of the house there is a useful log store and a bin store. There is an outside water tap and a covered double electrical socket. Behind the garage is another decked area currently used as a workshop. Feature lighting is installed in both front and back garden and is controlled by a timer.