Lakeside View, Silkstone, Barnsley, S75
SECLUDED 4 ACRE SETTING - EXTENSIVE EQUESTRIAN FACILITES - 4/5 BEDROOM COUNTRY HOUSE - MAGNIFICENT LANDSCAPED GARDENS WITH OUTDOOR POOL - IDEAL FOR THE BUSY COMMUTER
This exceptional individual home occupies a secluded but convenient country location close to the exclusive South Yorkshire villages of Silkstone and Cawthorne, between Barnsley and Sheffield. Lakeside View is of generous proportions extending to an overall floor area of 4000 sq. ft. / 370 sq. m. it is immaculately presented and arranged to offer flexibility of use to suit personal preference.
With five bedrooms, five reception rooms, there is an immediate sense of arrival through an impressive electric gated entrance reached having meandered along a country lane which creates the privacy that is a notable attribute of the property.
A central reception hall leads to an elegant drawing room, with a feature fireplace and leads to the formal dining room which logically adjoins the breakfast kitchen. A strategically positioned conservatory also leads off the dining room, offering extensive views of the immaculately kept grounds of this highly desirable home. With a large snooker and wonderful music in addition, the bedroom accommodation is highly flexible arranged at both ground and first floor levels.
Other features worthy of note include an outdoor swimming pool with surrounding sun terracing, a detached stable block/outbuilding that could also adapt to ancillary living accommodation/home office if required (subject to consents). A large steel framed barn, ménage and home paddocks; in all approximately 4 acres including the gardens.
For those with more dedicated equestrian interests there is the opportunity to acquire by spearate negotiation off lying grassland of some 12 acres (4.86 ha) that include a 4.5 furlong uphill grass training gallop.
The gardens of Lakeside View are quite exceptional and the result of many years of strategic planting and careful landscaping with a wooded backdrop that further heightens the sense of privacy. Overall the property stands in some 16 acres (6.48 ha)
The property is situated on Blackergreen Lane, off the A628, to the west of Silkstone village. The commercial centres of South and West Yorkshire, in particular Sheffield, Leeds and Wakefield, are all within comfortable commuting distance with access further afield via the M1 motorway being ten minutes' drive from junction 37.
Proceeding west on the A628 (from Dodworth and the M1), after the second turning to Silkstone village (right hand side) bear left onto Blackergreen Lane. Proceed along the lane for approximately one mile with the entrance to Lakeside View then seen on the left hand side.