White Lea 6 Halstead Drive, Menston

Asking Price of £650,000
For Sale
4 Bedrooms1 BathroomsDetached House
  • Large Detached Family Home
  • In Need Of Modernisation
  • Scope To Extend (Subject To Planning)
  • Large Level Garden Adjoining Open Fields
  • Adjacent Building Plot With Consent For a Bungalow
  • 3 Large Reception Rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms & Bathroom
  • EPC Rating F
  • Dining Kitchen
  • Planning Consent For New Double Garage

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A HANDSOME DETACHED FOUR BEDROOMED FAMILY HOME IN NEED OF MODERNISATION AND IMPROVEMENT AND WITH OBVIOUS POTENTIAL TO EXTEND, TOGETHER WITH AN ADJOINING BUILDING PLOT WITH PLANNING CONSENT FOR A DETACHED BUNGALOW White Lea is a highly impressive individual home of character now in need of modernisation and improvement and having obvious potential to extend. The property incorporates a spacious hallway, three generous reception rooms and a dining kitchen on the ground floor whilst at first floor level there are four bedrooms and a bathroom. Externally there are sizeable level grounds to the north, south and west. The property stands within level grounds extending to about half an acre which include a building plot to the east of the house. Planning consent has been granted for "construction of a bungalow in curtilage of existing house" (Application Number 18/05331/FUL - approved 19th March 2019).

  • Large Detached Family Home
  • In Need Of Modernisation
  • Scope To Extend (Subject To Planning)
  • Large Level Garden Adjoining Open Fields
  • Adjacent Building Plot With Consent For a Bungalow
  • 3 Large Reception Rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms & Bathroom
  • EPC Rating F
  • Dining Kitchen
  • Planning Consent For New Double Garage

The proposed bungalow will provide spacious three bedroomed accommodation extending in total to 108 square metres GIA (1162 square feet).  

Situated between Ilkley and Otley, Menston is a thriving and popular village community with a good range of everyday amenities including local shops, an excellent primary school, sporting facilities, fantastic park and various pubs/restaurants. The village has its own train station with regular services to the city centres of Leeds and Bradford, making it an ideal base for the city commuter. 

The accommodation, with approximate room sizes, comprises:- 

GROUND FLOOR  

ENTRANCE PORCH With a quarry tiled floor. 

RECEPTION HALL With a moulded ceiling cornice. 

CLOAKROOM With a wash basin, ceramic tiled floor and a separate low suite wc.  

SITTING ROOM 16' 2" x 15' 4" (4.93m x 4.67m) With a stone and brick fireplace having a fitted gas fire on a stone hearth. Attractive plaster ceiling and moulded ceiling cornice. Bow window to the side elevation.  

LIVING ROOM 14' 4" x 14' 0" (4.37m x 4.27m) With timber panelled walls and a tiled interior fireplace having a stone surround. Windows to two sides. Moulded ceiling cornice.  

DINING ROOM 17' 0" x 15' 0" (5.18m x 4.57m) With windows to three sides.  

DINING KITCHEN 16' 0" x 13' 3" (4.88m x 4.04m) With an inset sink unit and a range of fitted base and wall units incorporating cupboards, drawers and heat resistant working surfaces. Electric oven and gas hob. Windows to two sides. Ceramic tiled floor.  

REAR VESTIBULE  

UTILITY ROOM With plumbing for an automatic washing machine.  

BOILER ROOM With a gas fired central heating boiler. 

FIRST FLOOR  

SPACIOUS LANDING AREA With a linen cupboard.  

BEDROOM 16' 8" x 15' 2" (5.08m x 4.62m) With fitted wardrobes and having windows to three sides.  

BEDROOM 14' 3" x 13' 4" (4.34m x 4.06m) With a fitted wardrobe and dressing table. 

BEDROOM 13' 7" x 6' 8" (4.14m x 2.03m)  

BEDROOM 9' 9" x 7' 1" (2.97m x 2.16m) With a fitted cupboard and wash basin. 

BATHROOM With a panelled bath and pedestal wash basin. Part wall tiling.  

SEPARATE LOW SUITE WC  

OUTSIDE The property stands within generous grounds which extend in total to about half an acre. There are excellent lawned gardens to White Lea on the north, south and west sides. There is a further extensive lawn on the east side upon which planning consent has been secured for a three bedroomed detached bungalow.  

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS Strictly by prior appointment with Dale Eddison's Ilkley office.  

PLEASE NOTE The extent of the property and its boundaries are subject to verification by inspection of the title deeds. The measurements in these particulars are approximate and have been provided for guidance purposes only. The fixtures, fittings and appliances have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. The internal photographs used in these particulars are reproduced for general information and it cannot be inferred that any item is included in the sale.  

TENURE We understand the property is Freehold. 

PLANNING Planning consent for a three bedroomed detached bungalow was granted by Bradford Council on 19th March 2019 (Application number 18/05331/FUL) a copy of the approval notice and associated plans are reproduced within these particulars. Bradford Council have confirmed that a Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) of £12,008.39 will be payable in connection with the bungalow.
In correspondence with Bradford Council, our client's architects have obtained a Certificate of Lawfulness of proposed use or development in respect of the construction of a new detached garage within the curtilage of the existing house. 

LOCATION From the traffic lights by the Hare and Hounds public house proceed in a northwards direction towards Otley and at the mini roundabout by Menston Cricket Club bear left into Burley Road. Halstead Drive is the fifth turning on the left hand side after about five hundred metres. White Lea is located on the right hand side.  

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