Prospect House, Brunthwaite, Silsden, BD20 0ND
Guide Price £350,000
- Semi-detached three bedroom house
- Requires complete modernisation throughout
- Potential to incorporate a fourth bedroom
- Pleasant gardens to three sides
The hamlet of Brunthwaite is located less than 1 mile to the east of the busy town of Silsden which offers a useful range of services and amenities including shops, supermarkets, pubs, a primary school and sports clubs including football and cricket. South Craven Secondary School can be found in the nearby village of Sutton in Craven. Steeton and Silsden train station is just 1 mile to the south providing regular services to Leeds, Bradford and Skipton and the A629 Aire Valley Trunk Road is also 1 mile to the south providing good access to the wider road network.
This substantial and very prominent semi-detached house provides spacious three bedroom family accommodation with generously proportioned room sizes. Although now requiring complete renovation throughout, by altering the existing layout there is potential to incorporate a fourth bedroom.
The property is entered via a central hallway with stairs to the first floor and a large living room to one side having an open fire set in tiled surround and original shutters to the window. To the other side is a generous dining room with open fire in a wooden and tiled surround. There are original shutters to the windows and a built in cupboard. To the rear of the house is a good sized kitchen with base and wall units, laminate work surface and stainless steel sink with drainer. There is a raised level electric oven and grill and a four ring electric hob, under stairs pantry, back staircase to the first floor and two external doors. There is a further cellar store room off the kitchen with separate WC and storage cupboard beneath the back staircase.
A very generous central landing gives way to three good sized bedrooms, two of which having feature fireplaces. There is a large house bathroom with panelled bath, WC and pedestal wash basin with tiled splash.
The property is approached from the lane by a path leading to the front door with two pleasant walled lawns either side. A second path extends from the lane to the side of the house with a further sheltered lawn and garden area beyond with stone beehives built into the garden wall. To the rear of the house, steps lead up to a raised terraced lawn area.
The property is connected to mains electricity and mains drainage. Water is from a private supply shared with three other users.
From Skipton head south on Keighley Road (A629) to the roundabout at Kildwick and take the second exit onto the A629 dual carriageway. At the next roundabout take the first exit to Silsden and continue over the river bridge to Silsden. On entering Silsden continue over the canal bridge and turn right onto Howden Road. Follow Howden Road for about 850 metres turning left onto Hawber Lane at Silsden New Cemetery and right into Brunthwaite Lane after about 200 metres. Prospect House can be found on the left after about 150 metres identified by the David Hill for sale sign.