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Stoney Bank Road, Thongsbridge


4 bed Detached House, Holmfirth

Enjoying one of the Holme Valleys most prestigious addresses, this individually designed detached house occupies a generous plot and requires an internal inspection to appreciate the quality of its well-presented and flexible accommodation. The property also features a detached double garage with studio / cinema room above.

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ABOUT STONE CREST We understand that the property was originally constructed circa 1928 and has many notable features synonymous with the period including its curved bay window, high ceilings and recessed entrance porch. It enjoys a pleasant position, slightly elevated upon its plot which enjoys a pleasant outlook to the front and views over playing fields at the rear.

Since our clients purchased the house in 1999, they have carried out extensive renovations in line with modern living and tasteful extensions to the rear whilst managing to retain the original feel of the period. A substantial 2 storey extension has provided a much larger kitchen and 4th bedroom and a more recent garden room is a welcome link between the kitchen, dining room and the outside space.

The property is entered through an arched open entrance porch where a wooden door with leaded glazing opens into the hall. There is a lounge with bay window to the front, superb kitchen with breakfast island, dining room opening into the garden room and a downstairs wc.

On the first floor, the principle bedroom again features a bay window to the front, there are 2 further double bedrooms, a single bedroom and bathroom with quality 4 piece suite. The property is finished with high quality modern fittings, gas central heating and uPVC double glazing.

Further ancillary accommodation can be found above the double garage which was also commissioned by our clients. This large generous open space is used as home cinema room and studio by our clients but could meet a variety of other uses if required. It has its own central heating system, wc and utility area downstairs at the rear of the garage.

The external grounds are of a good size and feature a driveway to the side which widens to double width leading to the garage. There are also beautifully maintained gardens with lawns and well stocked borders.

Stoney Bank Road is a highly regarded residential location and is handily placed for access to Holmfirth High School. It is approximately 1 mile from the centre of Holmfirth with the village of New Mill also close by meaning that there is no shortage of amenities within easy access.



ENTRANCE PORCH An open entrance porch with archway to the front, wooden entrance door with leaded glazed panel and leaded windows surrounding.

ENTRANCE HALL With wooden flooring, window to the side, staircase to the first floor with wooden handrail, recessed cloaks cupboard and central heating radiator.

LOUNGE 12' 11" x 16 into bay' (3.94m x 4.88m) A good sized living room with curved bay window to the front enjoying the views, chimney breast with stone hearth and surround, log burning stove, high coved ceiling, wood flooring and central heating radiator.

KITCHEN 19' 5" x 11 max' (5.92m x 3.35m) Fitted with and excellent range of modern base units and wall cupboards with granite worksurfaces and matching island unit with breakfast bar. There is an inset twin ceramic sink with mixer tap, integrated dishwasher, freestanding Stoves range style cooker, slate tiled floor, windows to the side and rear, inset spotlights to the ceiling central heating radiator and doorway through to the adjacent garden room.

DINING ROOM 15' 11" x 11' 11" (4.85m x 3.63m) The dining room is again of good proportions and features a chimney breast with stone fireplace and log burning stove, plate racks to the high coved ceiling, wood flooring, central heating radiator and window to the front. The dining room opens into the garden room.

GARDEN ROOM 15' 11" x 9' 11" (4.85m x 3.02m) Featuring windows to the side and rear overlooking the garden, glazed entrance door into the garden, wood flooring and central heating radiator.

DOWNSTAIRS WC Located off the hallway, down 2 steps. With two piece suite in white comprising low flush wc and hand washbasin, fully tiled walls, obscure glazed window to the side and heated towel rail.


LANDING Stairs (with a window above) lead to the first floor landing which also features a loft access hatch with retractable ladder.

BEDROOM 1 11' 10" x 16' 3 into bay" (3.61m x 4.95m) Like the lounge below, the master bedroom features a curved bay window to the front enjoying the pleasant outlook. It also has a chimney breast with cast iron fireplace and tiled hearth, central heating radiator.

BEDROOM 2 15' 11" x 11' 10" (4.85m x 3.61m) Another double bedroom with windows to the front and rear, central heating radiator.

BEDROOM 3 11' 3" x 10' 11" (3.43m x 3.33m) Again a double bedroom with window to the rear enjoying the views and central heating radiator.

BEDROOM 4 9' x 6' 8" (2.74m x 2.03m) A single bedroom, currently used as a study. With window to the front enjoying the pleasant outlook, fitted cupboards, small staircase bulkhead and central heating radiator.

BATHROOM 9' 9" x 7' (2.97m x 2.13m) An impressive house bathroom which features a modern 4 piece suite in white comprising low flush wc and washbasin housed within a vanity unit, shower cubicle and bath with mixer tap, fully tiled walls, heated towel rail, laminated wood flooring, spotlights to the ceiling, shaver point and extractor fan.

OUTSIDE The property occupies a generous plot with delightful gardens to the front and rear. A tarmac driveway leads up to the side of the house where it widens into double width parking and provides access into the detached double garage.

GARAGE 19' 11" x 24' 9 overall" (6.07m x 7.54m) A generous stone fronted double garage with remote controlled sectional up and over door. The main garage area (19'11" x 21'9" max) features a utility space at the rear, electric light and power supply, central heating radiator and obscure glazed window to the side. There is also an enclosed outside wc (4'9" x 7' min) with two piece suite in white comprising low flush wc and washbasin, central heating boiler and recessed storage under the stairs. A lobby area with side entrance door and stairs leads to the first floor studio.

STUDIO 24' 8" x 13' 11" (7.52m x 4.24m) A generous space over the garage which is used as a home cinema room and studio space whilst offering scope for a variety of other uses depending upon the buyer's needs. With 2 velux rooflights to the angled ceiling, under eaves storage, 2 central heating radiators, window to the rear enjoying the views and further porthole window to the front. A projector and screen are fitted and could be left for the purchaser if required.

REAR GARDEN The rear garden is of a good sized and features a level lawned are with well stocked borders, vegetable beds, trees, shrubs and bushes. There is a paved patio area, with path and garden extending round the side of the house where there are also 2 wooden garden sheds. The garden backs onto playing fields at the rear and enjoys a pleasant open aspect beyond.

VIEWING By appointment with Wm Sykes & Son.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION The property is Freehold.

LOCATION Follow the A635 New Mill Road out of Holmfirth and head towards New Mill. After approx. 1.25 miles turn left onto Springwood Road, just after the recreation ground. Take a right at the bottom of this road onto Stoney Bank Road. The property will be found on the right hand side.

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