Skipton Old Road, Foulridge

6 beds | 2 baths | 5 receptions | £1,500,000


  • A substantial country residence built in the latter part of the nineteenth century providing six bedroom family accommodation
  • Extensively modernised throughout whilst retaining the original period features
  • Detached Coach House providing additional two bedroom accommodation
  • Beautifully maintained and mature landscaped gardens

The accommodation comprises:
Substantial Stone Built Entrance Porch
With York stone flagged floor, arched entrance door with two matching arched windows to each side with leaded light colour glass panels.

Inner Hallway
With feature mosaic tiled floor, LED lighting, double pine bevel glass part glazed doors.

Cloakroom
With two piece suite comprising low suite wc and pedestal wash hand basin, Amtico floor, non-opening window, built-in shelved cupboard, central heating radiator.

Cloakroom
With Amtico floor, central heating radiator, non-opening window, two built-in storage cupboards, LED lighting.

Delightful Reception Hallway
With feature solid oak Herringbone patterned parquet floor, fine easy-tread staircase to galleried landing with ornate polished mahogany handrail and newel posts with turned spindles and leading to large landing area and featuring a glazed lantern ceiling.

Family Room
With boarded floor, heavy coved ceiling, three casement windows, two central heating radiators, feature heavy sandstone fireplace enclosing cast iron multi-fuel Hunter Herald stove, TV aerial point, Network Communications Port/Telephone point (LAN), LED lighting, Lutron/Media Interfacewith roof speakers and Amp (DAB/FM/SKY/IPOD), folding pitch pine doors to...

Dining Room
With boarded floor, full width leaded light double French opening doors with leaded light colour glass panels and two side leaded light windows, central heating radiator, heavy moulded ceiling, LED lighting, feature oak fireplace with oak over mantle and carved lion supports, stone hearth and carved inset enclosing Dovre multi-fuel stove, TV aerial point, Network Communications Port/Telephone point (LAN), LED lighting, Lutron/Media Interfacewith roof speakers and Amp (DAB/FM/SKY/IPOD),

Drawing Room
With boarded floor, three leaded light casement windows, two central heating radiators, TV aerial point, telephone point, carved sandstone fireplace with matching hearth, coved ceiling, LED lighting, Lutron/Media Interfacewith roof speakers and Amp (DAB/FM/SKY/IPOD),

Inner Hallway
With oak Herringbone parquet floor and central heating radiator.

L-Shaped Rear Hallway
With mosaic tiled floor, built-in store with ceramic tiled floor, stone staircase to cellars.

Fitted Kitchen
With feature stylish and luxurious bespoke kitchen by Mark Wilkinson comprising a full range of base and wall cupboards with polished granite work surfaces and featuring a range of appliances including Neff microwave, Neff combination microwave, Neff fan oven, five ring gas hob, double extractor canopy, dishwasher, sink unit with Quooker tap, travertine tiled floor, two leaded light transom windows, island workstation with breakfast table under, contemporary central heating radiator, LED lighting.

Study/Office
With two leaded light transom windows, telephone point, heavy carved sandstone fireplace with matching mantle and corbel supports, fitted Dovre multi-fuel stove, LED lighting, solid walnut floor with electric under floor heating, Lutron/Media Interfacewith roof speakers and Amp (DAB/FM/SKY/IPOD),

Courtyard Garden Room
With two leaded light transom windows, wide part-glazed side door, stone fireplace, two central heating radiators, telephone point, Network Communications Port/Telephone point (LAN), fitted Dovre Astroline multi-fuel stove.

Laundry
With solid floor, double central heating radiator, plumbed and drained for automatic washing machine, single drainer stainless steel sink unit, leaded light transom window, fitted base and matching wall cupboards, Network Communications Port/Telephone point (LAN) TV aerial point.

Large Cellars
Incorporating three separate rooms, one housing the plant room and a separate boiler room with Kingfisher gas central heating boiler and hot water cylinder.

First Floor
Galleried Landing
Lantern roof with glazed windows.

Master Bedroom
With solid maple polished floor, three leaded light transom windows, three central heating radiators, LED lighting, coved ceiling, Lutron speakers, wall TV aerial point, Network Communications Port/Telephone point (LAN), LED lighting, Lutron/Media Interfacewith roof speakers and Amp (DAB/FM/SKY/IPOD),

En-suite Bathroom
Comprising roll top bath with claw & ball feet, mixer tap and shower attachment, double shower cubicle/steam room with travertine tiled walls and splash TV, his & hers pedestal wash hand basins, close coupled low suite wc, central heating radiator, heated towel rail, fitted cupboard unit, LED lighting, Lutron/Media Interfacewith roof speakers and Amp (DAB/FM/SKY/IPOD), travertine floor with under-floor heating, leaded light transom window.

En-suite Dressing Room
With solid maple floor, leaded light transom window.

Side Bedroom
With three leaded light transom windows, two central heating radiators, coved ceiling, LED lighting, Lutron/Media Interfacewith roof speakers and Amp (DAB/FM/SKY/IPOD), wall TV aerial point.

En-suite Bathroom
With four piece suite comprising spa bath with splash TV, his & hers wash hand basin unit, close coupled low suite wc, double wet shower area, leaded light transom window, travertine floor, ladder towel rail, electric under-floor heating, LED lighting, Lutron/Media Interfacewith roof speakers and Amp (DAB/FM/SKY/IPOD).

Inner Hallway
With separate low suite wc and bracket wash hand basin, fully opening window, Amtico flooring.

Side Bedroom
With central heating radiator, leaded light transom window, solid maple floor, LED lighting, TV aerial point.

Bedroom Four
With four windows, two central heating radiators, LED lighting.

Rear Bedroom Five
With three transom windows, walnut floor with under-floor heating, two central heating radiators, LED lighting, wall TV aerial point, plumbed for conversion to additional bathroom if required.

Bedroom Six
With leaded light transom window, central heating radiator, telephone point, laundry shoot, LED lighting.

Staircase to...
Attic Storeroom
With fully opening window.

THE COACH HOUSE
Recently and completely renovated by the current owners and now comprising:

Outside Stone Staircase to First Floor
L-Shaped Entrance Hallway
With oak floor, leaded light, transom window, double central heating radiator.

Side Bedroom
With leaded light transom window, vaulted ceiling, wall TV aerial point.

En-suite Shower Room
With three piece suite comprising corner shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, low suite wc, ceramic tiled floor with under-floor heating, velux window.

Bedroom
With leaded light transom window, wall TV aerial point.

Utility Room
With Worcester Bosh gas central heating boiler, plumbed and drained for automatic washing machine.

Bathroom
With three piece suite comprising shaped panelled bath with rain head shower over, close coupled low suite wc, pedestal wash hand basin, ceramic tiled floor with under floor heating, extractor fan, part-tiled walls, stainless steel radiator, two velux windows (one electrically operated).

Open Plan Lounge, Family Room and Kitchen
With solid oak floor, three windows, three central heating radiators, open trusts ceiling, bi-fold doors to side garden and timber decking patio area. Kitchen Area with base and wall cupboards, electric induction hob, electric fan oven, stainless steel extractor canopy, single drainer one and half bowl sink unit, dishwasher, refrigerator, breakfast bar unit with LED lighting.

Outside:
At the entrance to the property are stone pillars and electrically operated wrought-iron entrance gates leading to a long sweeping illuminated tarmacadam driveway lined by rhododendron bushes and trees leading up to the house and front entrance with stone steps to the grounds. These include a wide variety of mature specimen trees and further banks of rhododendrons with attractive walkways through the grounds. Moorlands enjoys a central position with its beautifully maintained and mature landscaped gardens surrounding which offer a high degree of privacy. To the immediate west of the property are the formal gardens which are predominantly laid to lawn with a number of ornamental fruit trees. Towards the northern boundary is an elevated summer house which has power, lighting, patio areas and provides superb views towards the Yorkshire Dales. To the far western boundary is a secondary driveway with access from Teddycar Drive which provides an alternative access point into the large paddock and storage yard. This offers a range of possibilities and would suit those with equestrian interests.

General Information:
Pendle Council Tax Band H

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