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Lower Spring Holes Farm, Spring Holes Lane, Thornton, BD13

Saltaire 01274 581794
Price £485,000

This former farmhouse property is believed to date back to the 17th century and is set within open countryside on the edge of Thornton village. It offers excellent family accommodation and includes two adjoining fields with total land extending to around 2.04 acres (0.82 ha).

This detached former farmhouse property offers immense character and has been greatly extended since original construction to form this individual family property. Approached via a private drive and surrounded by open countryside it offers an ideal opportunity for those with equestrian interests yet is within easy reach of the village facilities and local business centres.

There are immediate garden areas which offer a high degree of privacy and superb distant views down the valley. To the front there are some former stables and a detached double garage, to the side there is a former barn with huge potential to develop further accommodation or workshop/storage (subject to obtaining any necessary consent).

Two adjoining fields stretch between the property and Spring Holes Lane and give a total site area of around 2.04 acres (0.82 ha)

The property is situated close to the centre of Thornton village which is located amid the beautiful Pennine countryside made famous by the Brontes.

The village offers a wide range of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities and The Cities of Halifax and Bradford are both within easy commuting distance. Leeds/Bradford airport is around 13miles away, Leeds City centre around 20 miles and the M606 motorway connection around 6 miles away.

There are many countryside walks available locally including Ogden reservoir, the stunning Wharfedale and the Yorkshire Dales National Park are all a short journey away


Entrance Hallway

Radiator, panelled walls, wood flooring, entrance door and door to the rear, ceiling spotlights.

Ground Floor W.C.

Radiator, low flush w.c., washbasin, single glazed window.

Large Lounge

A large character living area with two sets of double glazed doors lead out to the patio area, two double glazed windows, stone feature fireplace with open fire, fitted bar area, five wall light points, ceiling spotlights, mini vector heaters run from the central heating system.


Radiator, beamed ceiling, double glazed window, electric stove, three wall light points, bookshelves.

Dining Room

Radiator, multi-fuel stove, double glazed window, beamed ceiling, four wall light points.

Dining Kitchen

Range of fitted units comprising base and wall cupboards with worktops, electric range style cooker with cooker hood, tiled floor, beamed ceiling, twin bowl stainless steel sink in unit with mixer tap, plumbing for dishwasher, three double glazed windows, store cupboard under staircase leading to bedroom four.

Entrance Porch

Double glazed window, tiled floor.

Utility Room/w.c.

Radiator, plumbing for washing machine, stainless steel sink in unit with mixer tap, part tiled walls, tiled floor, double glazed window. Store cellar.

Inner Hallway

Radiator, boiler room with single glazed window. Rear porch/fuel store with access to rear garden.



Radiator, double glazed window, panelled wall.

Bedroom One

Radiator, two double glazed windows, ceiling spotlights, wardrobes and dressing table, two wall light points, fitted bedhead.

En Suite Bathroom/w.c.

Radiator, freestanding bath, low flush w.c., large shower cubicle, twin bowl sink with mixer tap, tiled floor with underfloor heating, part tiled walls, linen shelves and cupboards.

Bedroom Two

Radiator, two double glazed windows, fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom Three

Radiator, double glazed window, beamed ceiling, fitted wardrobes, door to bedroom four.

Bedroom Four

Radiator, double glazed window, beamed ceiling, door to stairhead with storeroom and stairs leading down to the ground floor.

House Bathroom/w.c.

Radiator, twin sink bowls with cupboards and drawers under, low flush w.c., tiled panelled bath with screen and shower over, two wall light points, part tiled walls, tiled floor, under floor heating, airing cupboard.


The property is approached via a private drive which leads to the front tarmac parking area with flower beds, TWO FORMER STABLES with open front, DOUBLE GARAGE 18'9" x 17' with electric up and over door, power and light and CAR PORT to the side. To the side of the property there is a large stone flagged patio area which offers superb distant views and two ponds with a water circulation system, walled vegetable garden and FORMER BARN 20'6" x 15'. To the rear there is an enclosed lawned garden with mature trees, rockery and potting shed. There are two fields adjoining the property which provide excellent grazing.

Agents Note

Please note that the property has no mains gas supply, the heating is from an oil fired heating system, mains drainage. There are solar panels on the roof which belong to the property.

From the centre of Thornton village proceed up James Street and at the top of the hill take a right fork into West Lane, continue into Spring Holes Lane. Just after the left turning into Upper Heights Road turn right in front of the cottages at Hobb End and follow the road down and to the right.



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77 Bingley Road Saltaire Shipley West Yorkshire BD18 4SB
Call 01274 581794

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