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Park House, and Park House Cottage Off Carr Lane, Wortley, Sheffield, S35 7DE

Offers in the region of: £1,125,000
Park House is uniquely situated within the parkland of the historic Wortley Hall and occupies a sizeable plot of approximately 1.5 acres in an idyllic country setting. The main house has four bedrooms and provides spacious family accommodation. There is also a one bedroomed self-contained cottage that is ideal for relatives and has scope to create further living space.
  • * A Characterful Four Bedroomed Family Residence *
  • * Versatile One Bedroomed Self-Contained Cottage *
  • * Uniquely Situated within the Parkland of Wortley Hall *
  • * Scope to Create Additional Living Space *
  • * Planning Permission Granted for Ground Mounted Solar Panels *
  • * Generous Lounge with Log Burner *
  • * Master Bedroom with En-Suite *
  • * Outbuilding with Stables and Garaging *
  • * South-Facing Mature Gardens *
  • * Surrounded by Far-Reaching Views *
This wonderful home is approached by a private lane and throughout the property, the surrounding far-reaching views can be enjoyed. The south-facing gardens contain a large lawn, two stone seating areas and a variety of mature trees. There is also the benefit of a paddock and outbuilding, which includes two garages, a garden store and four stables.
Park House is generously proportioned throughout. One of the main focal points of the home is the oak framed orangery, which serves as the main entrance and overlooks the gardens and beyond. Other advantages include a country-style dining kitchen with an Aga and a sizeable lounge with a log burner. Across the first floor is an exceptionally spacious master bedroom that has a vaulted ceiling and en-suite, a family bathroom and three additional bedrooms, two of which are double bedrooms.
Park House Cottage is connected to the main house via the plant room or is accessed externally, making it very versatile to either be self-contained or provide additional living space to the main house. The presently occupied portion of the cottage offers one bedroom, a lounge, a kitchen and a shower room. The remainder of the cottage is a large space which is currently a construction project, including a sympathetic stone extension, to reconfigure and expand the accommodation offered. The building is weatherproofed, enclosed and has electric with a consumer board. One of the rooms has been plastered and painted, and the shower room has a plumbed WC and wash hand basin. The construction is paused and will not be completed prior to sale, therefore presenting a blank canvas to a new owner with the opportunity to tailor the space to their requirements. Full details of the current owners intended plans are detailed under ‘Park House Cottage’.
The property is serviced by a ground source heat pump with a mixture of under floor heating and radiators, and has been sustainably insulated to greatly improve the energy efficiency. There is also planning permission granted for the installation of ground mounted solar panels within the paddock and detailed plans for a roof mounted solar system to the cottage, offering an opportunity to further increase efficiency.
The surrounding area offers a range of countryside walks that are available from the doorstep and include Wortley Hall, open parkland and woodland. The local amenities of Wortley are easily accessible and comprise of a public house, vintage tea room and a farm shop. The Wortley Golf Club and Tankersley Golf Club are both accessible within a short distance. Stocksbridge is also close-by, providing a variety of restaurants and shops within the Fox Valley Shopping Park. The property is conveniently located for access to the Stocksbridge By-pass and M1 motorway, which allow good links to Barnsley, Manchester, Leeds and Sheffield. Additionally, the Peak District can be reached within a short drive.
Dining Room
Park House
The property briefly comprises on the ground floor: Orangery, dining kitchen, utility room, plant room, WC, stairway, hallway, dining room, lobby, office and lounge.
On the first floor: Landing, bedroom 2, bedroom 3, bedroom 4, family bathroom, master bedroom and master en-suite.
Basement level: Cellar.
Park House Cottage
The property briefly comprises on the ground floor: Entrance hall, shower room, bedroom and laundry room.
On the first floor: Lounge and kitchen.
Proposed project ground floor layout: Hall, storeroom/bootroom, storage cupboard, kitchen, pantry, multi-function room, further storeroom and shower room.
Proposed project first floor layout: Landing, en-suite, living room and bedroom.
Tenure
Freehold
Council Tax Band
F
Services
Ground source heat pump, mains electric, mains water, septic tank and soakaway.
Ground Floor
Park House
A covered oak porch with double glazed side panels gives access to an oak door, which opens to the:
Orangery
Orangery
5.10m x 3.50m (16'8" x 11'5")
A light-filled reception room with side facing oak double glazed windows and front and side facing oak double glazed panels. Also having oak beams, a pendant light point, a TV/aerial point, a telephone point, data points and stone flagged flooring. Double oak doors with double glazed panels open to the front of the property. A wide opening with a step gives access to the dining kitchen.
Dining Kitchen
Dining Kitchen
5.92m x 5.40m (19'5" x 17'8")
Having a side facing UPVC double glazed window, coved ceiling, flush light point, wall mounted light points, central heating radiator and oak herringbone flooring. There’s a range of fitted base/wall and drawer units, incorporating matching oak work surfaces, tiled splash backs, under-counter lighting and an inset Belfast style sink with a Franke chrome mixer tap. The focal point of the room is the recess with a timber mantel and a stone/tiled surround, which houses the electric Aga with two ovens and two hot plates. Appliances also include a Smeg four-ring induction hob and a Logik fan assisted oven. There’s space/provision for a freestanding fridge/freezer. Timber doors open to the hallway, stairway and plant room. An opening also gives access to the utility room.
Utility Room
3.30m x 2.00m (10'9" x 6'6")
Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed window and a flush light point. A timber stable-style door with glazed panels opens to the rear where a wrought iron pedestrian gate gives access to the road.
Plant Room
3.15m x 3.00m (10'4" x 9'10")
Having a front facing UPVC double glazed window, recessed light point, central heating radiator and tiled flooring. Also housing the two hot water cylinders. A timber door opens to the WC. A timber door opens to another door, which gives access to the bedroom in the cottage.
WC
Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed window, flush light point, extractor fan and a chrome heated towel rail. Also housing the Kensa Compact ground source heat pump. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin with traditional chrome taps.
From the dining kitchen, a timber door opens to the:
Hallway
Having a rear facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light points and pine flooring with under floor heating. Timber doors open to the dining room, office and lounge.
Dining Room
Dining Room
5.00m x 4.90m (16'4" x 16'0")
A well-proportioned dining room with a front facing UPVC double glazed bay window, coved ceiling, pendant light point, picture rail and pine flooring with under floor heating. The focal point of the room is the cast iron fireplace with a timber mantel and a stone hearth. An opening gives access to the lobby.
Lobby
Having a pendant light point and timber doors opening to the lounge and to a staircase that leads to the basement level. An opening gives access to the dining room and a timber door with a glazed panel also opens to the front of the property.
Basement Level
Cellar
5.00m x 4.90m (16'4" x 16'0")
Having two stone work surfaces and side facing window.
Ground Floor Continued
From the hallway, a timber door opens to the:
Office
4.30m x 3.30m (14'1" x 10'9")
A versatile room with a side facing UPVC double glazed window, pendant light point, fireplace and pine flooring with under floor heating. The under floor heating valves are also housed in this room.
Lounge
Lounge
6.20m x 4.90m (20'4" x 16'0")
A generous reception room with a front facing UPVC double glazed bay window and a side facing UPVC double glazed window. Also having a coved ceiling, pendant light point and pine flooring with under floor heating. The focal point of the room is the log burner with an oak mantel, brick surround and stone hearth. A timber door opens to the lobby.
From the hallway, a staircase with a timber hand rail and balustrading rises to the:
First Floor
Landing
Landing
Having front and rear facing UPVC double glazed windows, coved ceiling, pendant light points (one with a decorative ceiling rose), central heating radiators and fitted shelving. Timber doors open to the master bedroom, bedroom 2, bedroom 3, bedroom 4 and family bathroom. Access can also be gained to the loft space.
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 2
5.30m x 3.80m (17'4" x 12'5")
A sizeable double bedroom with a front facing UPVC double glazed window, coved ceiling, pendant light points and central heating radiators. Two timber doors open to the landing.
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 3
4.50m x 3.02m (14'9" x 9'10")
Another double bedroom with a front facing UPVC double glazed window, a pendant light point and a central heating radiator.
Bedroom 4
4.50m x 1.98m (14'9" x 6'5")
Having a side facing UPVC double glazed window, a pendant light point and a central heating radiator.
Family Bathroom
Family Bathroom
Having side and rear facing UPVC double glazed windows, flush light points, central heating radiator, partially timber panelled walls, a storage cupboard with shelving and tiled flooring. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a Heritage pedestal wash hand basin with traditional Heritage chrome taps. Also having a roll top bath with traditional Heritage chrome taps. To one corner, there’s a separate shower enclosure with a fitted shower, an additional hand shower facility and a glazed screen/door. Access can also be gained to a loft space.
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
7.75m x 5.50m (25'5" x 18'0")
A large master bedroom with roof windows and front and side facing UPVC double glazed windows. Also having exposed timber beams, spotlights, central heating radiators and a decorative cast iron fireplace. Timber doors open to the master en-suite and landing. Access can also be gained to the stairway, which leads down to the ground floor.
Master En-Suite
Being fully tiled and having a roof window, exposed timber beams, spotlights and a central heating radiator. There’s a suite, which comprises of a low-level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin with traditional taps. Also having a panelled bath with a mixer tap and a hand shower facility. To one corner, there’s a separate shower enclosure with a fitted shower, an additional hand shower facility and a glazed screen/door.
Stairway
Having a pendant light point and a staircase with a timber handrail and under-stairs storage cupboard, which provides access to the dining kitchen on the ground floor and the master bedroom on the first floor.
Exterior and Gardens
From Carr Lane, the Transpennine Trail/lane provides vehicular access to Park House and Park House Cottage. A timber gate opens to a block paved driveway with exterior lighting and providing parking for several vehicles. Access can be gained to Park House Cottage and the detached outbuilding. To the left side of the driveway, there is a paddock that is partially enclosed by fencing, previously utilised as a ménage.
Outbuildings
Garage 1
6.00m x 3.00m (19'8" x 9'10")
Having a side facing timber glazed window, light and power.
Garage 2
6.00m x 3.00m (19'8" x 9'10")
Having a timber personnel entrance door, light and power.
Garden Store
6.00m x 3.00m (19'8" x 9'10")
Having a side facing timber glazed window and light. Access can be gained by a timber personnel entrance door and an iron gate.
From the driveway, access can be gained around the side of the outbuilding and to a courtyard.
Courtyard
Courtyard
A block paved courtyard that is enclosed with stone walling and having exterior lighting and a water trough. Access can be gained to the garden store, garage 2, tack room/stable and three stables. A timber gate also opens to the gardens.
Stable 1
4.00m x 3.50m (13'1" x 11'5")
Having a timber glazed window, light and a timber stable-style door.
Stable 2
3.50m x 3.50m (11'5" x 11'5")
Having a timber glazed window, light and a timber stable-style door.
Stable 3
3.50m x 3.50m (11'5" x 11'5")
Having a timber glazed window, light and a timber stable-style door.
Tack Room/Stable 4
Could be utilised as a fourth stable or tack room. Having a timber glazed window, light and a timber stable-style door.
Exterior and Gardens
From the driveway, two sets of stone steps with exterior lighting and a planter rise to a stone flagged patio at the front of the property. The terrace has exterior lighting and access can be gained to the main entrance for Park House, the main entrance for Park House Cottage and bedroom within Park House Cottage.
A stone path from the patio leads around the perimeter of the orangery to a further seating terrace with exterior lighting, a planted border, an external power point and a water tap. Access can be gained to the original entrance door and orangery. A paved path continues around the left side of the property to a small woodland area and an iron gate opens to the Transpennine Trail.
Exterior and Gardens
Beyond the terrace is a large garden, which is mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and well-stocked planted borders containing mature shrubs and flowers. A timber gate opens to the courtyard for the outbuilding.
Park House Cottage
Ground Floor
A timber door with double glazed panels and matching side panels opens to the:
Entrance Hall
Having wall mounted light points and a central heating radiator. Timber doors open to the shower room and bedroom. A staircase with hand rails rises to the lounge. Access can also be gained to the loft space.
Shower Room
Having a timber glazed obscured panel, a flush light point, an extractor fan and a chrome heated towel rail. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a wash hand basin with traditional chrome taps. Also having a separate shower enclosure with a fitted shower and a glazed screen/door.
Bedroom (Cottage)
Bedroom
5.00m x 4.50m (16'4" x 14'9")
Having front and side facing UPVC double glazed windows, exposed timber beams, spotlights, wall mounted light points, flush light points and a central heating radiator. The walls have oak panels which were recovered from Derwent Hall. The focal point of the room is the fireplace with a cast iron mantel, tiled surround and a stone hearth. Double UPVC doors with double glazed panels open to the front of the property. A concealed timber door opens to the laundry room and another timber door also connects to the plant room in Park House.
Laundry Room
Having a rear facing timber double glazed obscured window, strip lighting, a central heating radiator and a useful storage cupboard. There’s a range of fitted base/wall and drawer units, incorporating a matching work surface, a tiled splash back and an inset 1.0 bowl sink with a chrome mixer tap. Also having space/provision for an automatic washing machine. A timber door opens to the side of the property.
From the entrance hall, steps rise to the:
First Floor
Lounge (Cottage)
Lounge
6.50m x 4.69m (21'3" x 15'4")
A characterful reception room with a vaulted, beamed ceiling. Having front facing timber double glazed windows, rear facing timber double glazed panels, spot lighting, wall mounted light points and central heating radiators. The focal point of the room is the Coalbrookdale log burner with a timber mantel and a stone surround and hearth. A timber door opens to the kitchen.
Kitchen (Cottage)
Kitchen
4.69m x 4.60m (15'4" x 15'1")
Enjoying the far-reaching views through a rear facing double glazed panel and front and side facing timber double glazed windows. Also having a vaulted ceiling with exposed timber beams, pendant light points, central heating radiator and oak flooring. There’s a range of fitted base/wall and drawer units, incorporating timber work surfaces, tiled upstands/splashback, under cabinet lighting and a Belfast style sink with a mixer tap. Appliances include the Rangemaster range cooker with a five-ring electric hob, two ovens, grill and an extractor fan over. The other integrated appliances include an under-counter freezer and an under-counter fridge.
Further Accommodation
Further Accommodation
A portion of the accommodation in the cottage is under construction and an extension has been erected. The ground floor rooms have been divided with stud wall framing and the external walls are waterproofed with a sustainable, breathable lime-based system. One of the rooms has been plastered and painted, and the shower room has a plumbed WC and wash hand basin. There is also under floor heating installed excluding the pantry and electrics have been fitted with a consumer board. The new windows that have been fitted are argon filled triple glazed with oak frames. Since the project is incomplete, there is opportunity for a new owner to configure the space to their individual requirements. Access is gained by two separate external timber doors with glazed panels, which open to the driveway.
Proposed project ground floor layout: Hall, storeroom/bootroom, storage cupboard, kitchen, pantry, multi-function room, further storeroom and shower room.
Proposed project first floor layout: Landing, en-suite, living room and bedroom.
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Note
Whilst we aim to make these particulars as accurate as possible, please be aware that they have been composed for guidance purposes only. Therefore, the details within should not be relied on as being factually accurate and do not form part of an offer or contract. All measurements are approximate. None of the services, fittings or appliances (if any), heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems have been tested and therefore no warranty can be given as to their working ability. All photography is for illustration purposes only.
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