Oakfield House, Hazlewood, Skipton, BD23
An extended and imposing six bedroom detached family home set in this highly convenient location within the catchment area of the highly regarded Secondary Schools of Ermysted's Grammar School and Skipton Girls' High School. The property is beautifully presented and has attractive features including high ceilings, bay windows and exposed plasterwork.
The property is close to Bolton Abbey, and occupies a glorious setting set amidst the unspoilt countryside of the Wharfe Valley. The amenities include the Devonshire Arms Hotel with its health spa, brasserie and restaurant, a number of specialist shops and there are some stunning walks across the moors and along the banks of the River Wharfe. There is a primary school nearby and the property is in the catchment area for the nationally renowned secondary schools of Ermysted's Grammar School and Skipton Girls' High. The property is just a short drive from the local towns of Skipton and Ilkley which offer a comprehensive range of retail, social and recreational amenities and have rail connections to the cities of Leeds and Bradford.
The accommodation comprises a front entrance door into an entrance porch which provides access to the ground floor living accommodation. To the front elevation is an impressive family dining room with feature bay windows providing abundant natural lighting, central ceiling rose, decorative cornice and ample space for a good sized 8 seater family dining table. From the dining room there is access to the spacious hallway which in turn provides access to the sitting room. The sitting room is handsomely proportioned again with bay windows and a superb fireplace with an open fire, central ceiling rose, dado rails and cornice. There is also a third reception room which is currently used as a family room and has attractive features including picture rails, central ceiling rose, bay windows, coving and a feature fireplace. To the side elevation of the property is the breakfast kitchen which is superbly appointed with fitted wall & base units, a stainless steel sink unit, plumbing for a dishwasher, four ring gas hob, oven, electric fired Aga and space for a six seater family dining table. The ground floor also benefits from a spacious utility room which is fully fitted out for use and a well-proportioned office which is ideal for if a family member needs to work from home.
To the first floor there is a split level landing providing access to all the bedrooms. The master bedroom is very spacious and has superb double aspect views and a beautifully appointed ensuite comprising a four piece suite with w/c, pedestal wash basin, Jacuzzi bath and shower cubicle. The guest bedroom again has superb long distance views and benefits from an ensuite with w/c, pedestal wash basin and walk in shower and a dressing room. There are a further three bedroom's on the first floor, one of which has an ensuite and the other two bedrooms have pedestal wash basins. The family bathroom is situated on the lower split level and is fitted with a three piece suite with w/c, bath with shower over and pedestal wash basin. The sixth bedroom is set at a higher level approached by a set of stairs and is again a good sized double bedroom.
Oakfield House has a spacious basement area which is split between two substantial storage rooms which could be converted to fit a range of uses.
The property is approached by a private driveway leading to a parking area for several vehicles. To the front of the property is a large garden with landscaped lawns with a mature shrub and tree border. There are further flagged terraces bordering the property to the front and side. To the side of the property there is again a large lawned area which enjoys stunning long distance views.
From Skipton proceed on the A59 towards Harrgoate. At the Bolton Abbey roundabout take the second exit continuing along towards Harrogate. After approximately three quarters of a mile a sign for Yorkshire Pianos will be seen. Continue on past Yorkshire Pianos and continue a short distance along and the property will be seen on the left hand side, identified by our for sale board.