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Morthen House Morthen Lane, Morthen, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S66 9JQ

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A unique opportunity has arisen to acquire what is, unquestionably, one of the finest homes in the region. Morthen House is a substantial five bedroomed family home with extensive luxury accommodation, excellent leisure facilities and approximately 11 acres of versatile gardens and grounds including an excellent 6 acre grazing meadow.
  • * An Exquisite Five Bedroomed Family Residence *
  • * Excellent Sport and Leisure Facilities *
  • * Contemporary Open Plan Living Kitchen *
  • * Light and Spacious Lounge *
  • * Finished to the Highest of Standards *
  • * Five Double Bedrooms *
  • * Sumptuous Master Suite with a Walk-in Wardrobe *
  • * Extensive Garaging and a Self-Contained Log Cabin *
  • * Approximately 11 Acres of Gardens and Grounds *
  • * In-and-Out Driveway with Ample Off Road Parking *
Occupying a commanding position on Morthen Lane and offering high quality and spacious living areas throughout including an open plan living kitchen, lounge, gymnasium and five double bedrooms. Within the 11 acres of gardens of grounds, there’s a gated in-and-out driveway, extensive garaging, large stone flagged seating terrace, outdoor heated swimming pool, outdoor kitchen, tennis court and several paddocks.
Located close to the village of Wickersley with good local amenities including coffee shops, wine bars and falling within the catchment area for Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’ primary and secondary schools. Also having good access to good local public transport and with convenient links to the M1, A1 and M18 motorway networks.
The property briefly comprises on the ground floor: Entrance hall, open plan living kitchen, utility room, lounge, office, gymnasium, inner hallway, WC, storage cupboard 1 and storage cupboard 2.
The property briefly comprises on the first floor: Galleried landing, master bedroom, master walk-in wardrobe, master en-suite shower room, bedroom 2, bedroom 3, bedroom 4, bedroom 5, bedroom 5 dressing room, inner hall, storage cupboard and the family bathroom.
Outbuildings: Two bedroomed log cabin, double garage x2, triple garage, single garage, carport/garage, barbecue area, storage room and a plant room/sauna.
Entrance Hall
Ground Floor
Double oak doors with double glazed panels and matching side panels open to the:
Entrance Hall
Entrance Hall
10.9m x 6.9m (35'9" x 22'7")
A light and spacious entrance hall, with recessed lighting, telephone point, deep skirtings and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating. Doors open to the WC and two storage cupboards. A wide opening gives access to the open plan living kitchen and an opening gives access to an inner hallway.
WC
Having a front facing aluminium double glazed obscured panel, extractor fan, pendant light point, tiled walls and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a Laufen low-level WC and a Laufen wash hand basin with a chrome mixer tap.
Storage Cupboard 1
A useful storage cupboard with a pendant light point, cloaks hanging, fitted shelving and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating.
Storage Cupboard 2
A useful under stairs storage cupboard housing the boiler and hot water cylinders with a flush light point, fitted shelving and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating.
Living Kitchen
Living Kitchen
10.9m x 5.4m (35'9" x 17'8")
Kitchen Area
Kitchen Area
Having front and side facing aluminium double glazed windows, recessed lighting, deep skirtings and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating. There’s a range of fitted base/wall and drawer units with matching Terrastone Quartz work surfaces, upstands and an inset Blanco 1.5 bowl sink with a chrome mixer tap and an instant hot and cold water tap. Appliances include a Siemens six-ring induction hob, concealed extractor fan, Siemens fan assisted oven, Siemens microwave oven/grill, Siemens warming drawer, Siemens coffee machine, integrated Siemens dishwasher and a full height integrated fridge and a full height integrated freezer. Also having a central island providing further storage and having a matching Terrastone Quartz work surface extending to a glass breakfast bar and there’s also a fitted glazed dining table, which provides seating for several people.
Sitting Area
Sitting Area
Having a pendant light point, log burner, provision for a wall-mounted television with TV/aerial points and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating. Two sets of oak bi-fold doors with double glazed panels open to the rear gardens.

An oak door opens to the:
Utility Room
Utility Room
5.4m x 1.9m (17'8" x 6'2")
Having front, side and rear facing aluminium double glazed windows, flush light point and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating. There’s a range of fitted base and wall units with matching Terrastone Quartz work surfaces and an inset Blanco 1.0 bowl sink with a chrome mixer tap. Also having space/plumbing for an automatic washing machine and a tumble dryer. A heavy timber entrance door with double glazed obscured panels opens to the side of the property.
From the entrance hall, access can be gained to the:
Inner Hallway
Having recessed lighting, deep skirtings and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating. Doors open to the gymnasium, office and lounge.
Gymnasium
Gymnasium
6.9m x 3.3m (22'7" x 10'9")
Having recessed lighting, provision for a wall-mounted television with a TV/aerial point, deep skirtings and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating. Oak bi-fold doors with double glazed panels open to the rear of the property.
Office
Office
3.7m x 3.3m (12'1" x 10'9")
Having a front facing aluminium double glazed window, flush light point, deep skirtings and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating. There’s a range of fitted furniture incorporating fitted shelving and a desk area with drawers.
Lounge
Lounge
8.5m x 8.1m (27'10" x 26'6")
Having a front facing aluminium double glazed window, recessed lighting, TV/aerial point, deep skirtings and Porcelanosa tiled flooring with underfloor heating. To one corner of the room, there’s a log burner with spotlighting and slip tiled walls. Two sets of oak bi-fold doors with double glazed panels open to the side and to the rear of the property.
From the entrance hall, an impressive oak staircase rises to the:
First Floor
Galleried Landing
Galleried Landing
Having front facing oak double glazed panels and rear facing aluminium double glazed panels, feature light point and underfloor heating. Doors open to bedroom 2, bedroom 3, bedroom 4 and a storage cupboard.
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 2
5.5m x 5.2m (18'0" x 17'0")
A generously proportioned double bedroom with a rear facing aluminium double glazed window, flush light point, provision for a wall-mounted television with a TV/aerial point and underfloor heating. To one wall, there’s a range of fitted furniture incorporating short hanging and fitted shelving.
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 3
5.5m x 3.6m (18'0" x 11'9")
Currently being used as a games room and having a side facing aluminium double glazed window, flush light point, loft hatch, underfloor heating and having the provision for a wall-mounted television with a TV/aerial point. To one wall, there’s a range of fitted furniture incorporating short hanging and fitted shelving.
Bedroom 4
Bedroom 4
5.5m x 3.1m (18'0" x 10'2")
Having a front facing aluminium double glazed window, flush light point, underfloor heating and the provision for a wall-mounted television with a TV/aerial point. Also having a range of fitted furniture incorporating short hanging and shelving.
Storage Cupboard
Having a flush light point, fitted shelving and underfloor heating.
From the galleried landing, an opening gives access to the:
Inner Hall
Having recessed lighting, underfloor heating and doors opening to the master bedroom, bedroom 5 and the family bathroom.
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
8.3m x 7.7m (27'2" x 25'3")
A sumptuous master bedroom suite with front and side facing aluminium double glazed windows, recessed lighting, underfloor heating and provision for a wall-mounted television with a TV/aerial point. Double aluminium doors with double glazed panels open to a Juliet balcony.
Walk-in Wardrobe
Having recessed lighting, underfloor heating and a range of fitted furniture incorporating short/long hanging, fitted shelving and drawers.
Master En-Suite Shower Room
Master En-Suite Shower Room
Being fully tiled and having a rear facing aluminium double glazed window, recessed lighting, extractor fan and underfloor heating. There’s a Laufen suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a wash hand basin with a chrome mixer tap and storage beneath. To one corner, there’s a separate walk-in shower enclosure with a fitted Roman rain head shower and a glazed screen.
Bedroom 5
Bedroom 5
5.0m x 3.1m (16'4" x 10'2")
Another generously proportioned double bedroom, with a front facing aluminium double glazed window, pendant light point, underfloor heating and having provision for a wall-mounted television with a TV/aerial point.

A door opens to the:
Bedroom 5 Dressing Room
Bedroom 5 Dressing Room
3.5m x 3.1m (11'5" x 10'2")
Having a front facing aluminium double glazed window, pendant light point, loft hatch and underfloor heating. There’s a range of fitted furniture incorporating short hanging and fitted shelving.
Family Bathroom
Family Bathroom
Being fully tiled and having a rear facing aluminium double glazed window, recessed lighting, extractor fan and underfloor heating. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a Laufen low-level WC and a Laufen wash hand basin with a chrome mixer tap and storage beneath. Also having a panelled bath with a chrome mixer tap and an additional hand shower facility. There’s a separate walk-in shower enclosure with a fitted Roman shower and a glazed screen.
Exterior and Gardens
Front of the Property
Front of the Property
Morthen House faces south and sits well back from Morthen Lane behind heavy timber electric gates, which open to a bonded resin driveway with exterior lighting and external water taps. The driveway sweeps to both sides of the property and is flanked by two gardens being mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs.

To the front of the property on one side, there’s a large gravelled driveway with lawned areas, mature trees/shrubs, exterior lighting and parking for several vehicles. Access can be gained to the triple garage and heavy timber gates opening to Morthen Lane.
Triple Garage
Triple Garage
8.2m x 6.0m (26'10" x 19'8")
Having two electric roller shutter doors and one manual roller shutter door, light/power and a personal entrance door.
To the front of the property on the East side, a bonded resin driveway provides access to the utility room and to the:
Double Garage
Double Garage
5.8m x 5.7m (19'0" x 18'8")
With a side facing aluminium double glazed obscured window, electric roller shutter door, pendant light points and power.
West Side of the Property
West Side of the Property
To the West side of the property, the gravelled driveway continues and access can be gained to several lawned areas. A stone bridge provides access to a large area being mainly laid to lawn with mature trees. Heavy timber gates open to Morthen Lane and the garden extends to an area mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and being enclosed to one side by timber fencing. A further lawned area with mature trees and a timber decked area provides pleasant outdoor seating and access can be gained to the lounge. A metal gate gives access to land to the rear of the property.
Potential Building Plot
East Side of the Property
To the East side of the property, a timber gate gives access to a large garden, being mainly laid to lawn with mature trees/shrubs and currently being used as a football pitch but has the potential to be utilised as a building plot (subject to necessary planning consents). Also being fully enclosed by stone walling and fencing. Access can be gained through a metal gate to the rear of the property.
Rear of the Property
To the rear of the property there’s a large stone flagged seating terrace with exterior lighting, external water tap, a spherical water feature, fire pit and a retractable canopy over a large seating area. Four sets of oak bi-fold doors give access to the open plan living kitchen, gymnasium and lounge
Barbecue Area
Barbecue Area
With exterior lighting, granite work surfaces, pizza oven and a Napoleon barbeque.
Plant Room/Sauna
2.2m x 1.5m (7'2" x 4'11")
With light/power.
Storage Room
8.2m x 2.5m (26'10" x 8'2")
A useful storage room with an up-and-over door and light/power.
From the stone flagged seating terrace, steps rise to the:
Pool Area
Pool Area
12.0m x 5.5m (39'4" x 18'0")
Having a heated swimming pool with a retractable enclosure, planted borders and a timber gate gives access to a further gravelled driveway.
Log Cabin
Log Cabin
A timber door with double glazed panels opens to the:
Kitchen/Living Area
Kitchen/Living Area
5.7m x 3.6m (18'8" x 11'9")
Kitchen Area
Having a front facing timber double glazed window, recessed lighting and tiled flooring. There’s a range of fitted base, wall and drawer units with a matching work surface, upstands and an inset 1.0 bowl stainless steel sink with a chrome mixer tap. Appliances include a Schott Ceran Ignis induction hob with an extractor hood over, Siemens fan assisted oven, Siemens microwave oven and an integrated fridge/freezer.
Lounge Area
With front and side facing timber double glazed windows, recessed lighting, central heating radiator and having the provision for a wall-mounted television with a TV/aerial point.
Bedroom 1
2.9m x 2.0m (9'6" x 6'6")
Having a rear facing timber double glazed window, recessed lighting and a central heating radiator.
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 2
2.8m x 2.0m (9'2" x 6'6")
Having a rear facing timber double glazed window, recessed lighting and a central heating radiator.
Shower Room
Shower Room
Having a side facing timber double glazed window, recessed lighting, extractor fan, chrome heated towel rail and tiled flooring. There’s a suite in white, which comprises of a low-level WC and a wash hand basin with a chrome mixer tap and storage beneath. To one corner, there’s a Steam box shower enclosure with a fitted rain head shower, extractor fan, body jets, an additional fitted shower and a glazed screen/door.
To the rear of the property a bonded resin driveway continues from the front of the property behind a double garage, which provides parking for further vehicles. Access can be gained to a:
Car Port/Garage
5.6m x 2.6m (18'4" x 8'6")
Having a side facing timber glazed window, an up-and-over door, light, power and a wide opening gives access to a gravelled driveway to the rear.
The gravelled driveway provides access to further garages:
Double Garage
6.7m x 5.2m (21'11" x 17'0")
Having roller shutter doors and light/power.
Single Garage
4.8m x 2.3m (15'8" x 7'6")
Having a roller shutter door and light/power.
Access can also be gained to the rear West side of the property and to a large lawned area to the East side. A wide opening gives access to a tennis court and a gravelled driveway leads to a metal gate opening to a paddock
Tennis Court
Tennis Court
A full-sized enclosed tennis court with exterior lighting and entrance gates.
Field
Field
Adjacent to the tennis court is a large field being mainly laid to lawn with mature manicured conifers and being partially enclosed by timber fencing.
Paddock/Grazing Meadow
Paddock/Grazing Meadow
Included in the sale is an excellent 6 acre grazing meadow Accessed via a metal gate next to the tennis court, which opens to a large parcel of land, ideal for a variety of uses including equestrian and being fully enclosed by mature hedgerows and trees running adjacent to Pinch Mill Brook.
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Note
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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