3 Bedroom Terraced House For Sale
Church Lane, Wakefield, WF3
Offers in Excess of £230,000
Stunning Period Property
Sought After Location
Original Period Features
Separate Study / Possible 4th Guest Bedroom
Bespoke Hand Painted Kitchen
Enclosed Cottage Gardens
Garage and Additional Allocated Parking
Picturesque Views Overlooking Open Fields
Close to Motorway Links and Excellent Schools
- Offers in Excess of:
STUNNING VICTORIAN TERRACED HOUSE, BEAUTIFUL ENCLOSED GARDENS, SEMI-RURAL VIEWS AND GARAGE WITH ALLOCATED PARKING. This immaculately presented period property has been lovingly restored by its current owners and boasts a host of original period features with low-maintenance, enclosed cottage gardens to the front and rear. UPVC windows throughout. With its well-proportioned rooms across 4 floors, it makes a wonderful family home comprising of a well-lit hallway leading to a drawing room/living room with original antique pine flooring recently restored; a feature fireplace and high ceilings with period features; an open study / possible 4th guest bedroom looking out over picturesque views of the secluded rear garden and open fields beyond; a lower ground floor open plan living room, dining room and kitchen, which includes a splendid feature fireplace with a stove and a stunning bespoke newly hand-painted kitchen with French doors leading out to the very pretty two-tier rear garden. On the 2nd and 3rd floors are 3 beautifully decorated bedrooms and a well-lit bathroom and landing with spindle balustrade and oak handrails. Plentiful views across open fields to the rear of the property, which is just a stone’s throw from public footpaths and countryside walks. Easy access to nearby amenities, excellent schools, towns and cities including Leeds, Wakefield and Bradford. Close to Junction 28 of the M62 and Junction 41 of the M1.
The original five panel Victorian front door has been recently restored and hand painted. Antique-style brass fittings have been added for an authentic period look. New glazing has been fitted above the door. New carpet has been fitted in the hallway which runs throughout most of the property. A new oak handrail with brass fittings leads to the 1st floor, as well as the additional two staircases. A partly glazed, hand painted wooden door leads to the drawing room / living room.
Drawing Room / Living Room:-
16' 8" x 13' 8" (5.10m x 4.20m)
A bright and spacious room with a large window looking out over the enclosed cottage garden at the front of the property. The ceiling is high with period cornicing and wallpaper. A beautiful Victorian-style fireplace with a marble hearth takes centre stage. There is a large radiator and power points. The original antique pine flooring has been recently restored and treated with a durable hard wax oil. A matching partly glazed, hand painted wooden door leads to the lower ground floor and a further double door sized opening leads to the study room via a single carpeted step.
Study Room / 4th Bedroom:-
11” 5' x 10' 2" (3.50m x 3.10m)
Another light and airy room with two generous windows looking out directly over the rear garden and open fields behind. A lower ceiling with matching period cornicing and wallpaper. A smaller radiator and power points. Newly carpeted throughout. This room has been used as a guest bedroom and neighbouring terraced properties have separated their corresponding rooms with double doors, which means this room could easily be a 4th bedroom / guest room.
Living Room / Dining Room / Kitchen:-
28' 5" x 13' 5" (8.70m x 4.10m)
A stunning open plan room with a beautiful contemporary cottage feel. Quality thick wood laminate flooring throughout. Newly carpeted space at the foot of the stairs for hanging coats and bags and storing shoes. Bright and spacious with a feature basement window looking up to the front garden. Ample space for a sofa, armchair, dining table and chairs. Alcoves provide additional space for a large TV unit and sideboard. A feature fire place with a stove, surrounding exposed bricks and an attractive tiled base. Two radiators and power points.
A beautiful bespoke kitchen, recently hand painted and with new brass handles and drawer pulls. Two generous windows create plentiful light. A full range of fitted units throughout with cupboards and drawers below with ample space for a washing machine. A sink with drainer and a new antique-style brass mixer tap. A base unit stores the Baxi boiler (fitted in past 3 years). Wall-fitted cupboards above provide much storage space. A breakfast bar with room for stools. A gas cooker with a fan above and opposite a NEFF fan assisted double oven. Additional power points. Easily accommodates a tall, free-standing fridge freezer. French doors lead from the kitchen to the picturesque back garden.
WC / Storage Cupboard:-
A bespoke handmade painted wood panelled door leads to an elegantly styled WC with separate double doors inside which house an under stair storage cupboard.
Window to the rear garden and open fields behind. High ceiling with cornicing, spindle balustrade. Newly fitted carpet. Stripped pine doors lead to all three bedrooms and the bathroom.
10' 8” x 4' 3” (3.30m x 1.30m)
Three piece suite in white comprising panelled bath and chrome bath shower mixer taps, hand basin with mirror cabinet above, window to side, chrome towel rail/radiator.
11' 8” x 9' 8” (3.60m x 3.00m)
Window to the front. High ceiling and cornicing, radiator, power points. Newly carpeted. Inbuilt cupboards. Space for a generous wardrobe and chest of drawers. Under stair storage.
6' 9” x 6' 6" (2.10m x 2.00m)
Window to the front. High ceiling and cornicing, radiator, power points. Newly carpeted. Inbuilt cupboards. Perfect for a nursery / small child’s bedroom or dressing room.
15' 1” x 12' 1” (4.60m x 3.70m)
Window to front. Exposed wooden beam, radiator, power points. Newly carpeted. Space for a generous wardrobe and chest of drawers. Open under eaves storage space. Outside the bedroom is access to a single door with generous attic space.
The front garden has been completely re-landscaped by the current owners to create a very pretty, low maintenance cottage garden. An evergreen Portuguese Laurel hedge at the front provides year-round privacy. A mixture of reclaimed stones and pebbles and well-stocked beds with a variety of plants including herbs, roses, hydrangeas and ferns. An apple tree provides an abundance of fresh fruit each year.
A pretty garden gate leads to the fenced rear garden which has evergreen shrubs, climbing plants, trees and bushes creating year-round colour as well as privacy. The garden is on two tiers: the top tier has raised wooden beds either side for growing vegetables and sweet peas. The bottom tier has raised stone beds either side and is paved with Yorkshire stone flags.
Garage / Parking:-
Road-side parking at the front of the property is always available. An allocated parking space can be found at the rear of the property, as well as a single garage with an up and over garage door which the current owners had installed.
Tingley is situated approximately 6.7 miles from Leeds, 10 miles from Bradford, 5 miles from Wakefield, 3.6 miles from Dewsbury and 2.4 miles from Batley.
It is a short 5 minute drive to Junction 28 of the M62 and Junction 41 of the M1. A 10 minute drive to the very popular White Rose Shopping Centre and a 5 minute drive to the popular commuter suburb of Morley with multiple amenities including a supermarket, leisure centre, parks and high street shopping.
The property is a short walking distance from the high-performing and very popular schools: Woodkirk Academy and Westerton Primary Academy, which Ofsted reports as ‘Outstanding’.
Mains water, gas, electricity and drainage
Payable to Leeds City Council: Band B
Tenure and Possession:-
Freehold with vacant possession upon completion
**ABOVE MEASUREMENTS ARE APPROXIMATE**
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- Property Age: 129 years
- Council tax band: B (£1279.37 Per Year)
- Chain position: No chain
- Double Glazing: All
- Heating: Gas
- Parking: Allocated Parking Spot
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