Contemporary cottage

Exterior of Lower Horsewood Cottage, Lumbutts, Todmorden
Exterior of Lower Horsewood Cottage, Lumbutts, Todmorden

This superbly presented detached barn conversion would make a contemporary and comfortable family home.

Lower Horsewood Cottage, Horsewood, is set in the highly sought after location of Lumbutts village, above Todmorden, and enjoys panoramic views over the upper Calder Valley.

Set in pleasant gardens with a bespoke hardwood conservatory and ample private parking, the property comprises of a very spacious lounge, large dining area, conservatory with underfloor heating, a well appointed kitchen, three light and airy bedrooms, a traditional family bathroom and an additional shower room.

With glorious views from all of the principal living rooms, the property has an enviable location on the edge of the Yorkshire Moors but is also only a short drive away from Todmorden and Hebden Bridge town centres, and has excellent commuter links into Manchester and Leeds.

The practical entrance porch leads into the charming farmhouse style kitchen, which is fitted with a comprehensive range of bespoke cream painted wall and base units, with laminate and wooden work surfaces.

Flagstone flooring and double glazed stone mullion windows to two aspects provide wonderful garden and countryside views.

There is a built-in microwave, a ceramic Belfast sink and plumbing for a washing machine.

But pride of place belongs to the handsome Aga which has been converted to electricity.

The spacious dining room - accessible from the lounge, kitchen and conservatory - has oak flooring and a double glazed stone mullion window.

The beautifully finished stone and hardwood framed traditional conservatory with tiled flooring and underfloor heating is fully double glazed, making it ideal for use all year round and provides very pleasant views of the garden and surrounding countryside.

French doors lead outside to an enclosed patio seating area.

The lounge is a wonderfully bright and spacious reception room, beautifully presented and enjoying fabulous open views from the arched double glazed barn window.

It has oak flooring and exposed beams, as well as a stone inglenook fireplace housing a cast iron gas stove.

Upstairs, the very large and light filled master bedroom has double glazed windows to the front and rear, providing unobstructed views. It also has a feature stained glass high level window to the gable end.

Bedroom two is a large dual aspect double room with fitted wardrobes and double glazed windows providing far-reaching views.

The smallest of the three bedrooms is used by the current owners as a study. It has wonderful views from two double glazed stone mullion windows, and wooden flooring.

The traditional family bathroom is fitted with a period style three piece suite in white, comprising of a roll top bath with ball and claw feet, a high level WC and a pedestal wash basin. All fittings are chrome and ceramic.

The property benefits from driveway parking for several vehicles. Within the turning circle is a summer house.

l Lower Horsewood Cottage is advertised for sale by Reeds Rains for offers in the region of £400,000. To arrange a viewing, call 01706 813990.