BENT HEAD FARM
OFF WIDDOP ROAD, HEPTONSTALL
HEBDEN BRIDGE, HX7 7AZ
Offers Over £429,999
fine example of an early C17 (approx 1640) Yeoman Clothier's house
retains original oak panelled firescreen, moulded bressumer with
heck post (in which a charm wedged in a joint known as a witch post)
which continues to tie beam of King post truss. In the drawing room
there is six light window with king mullion, stone segmental arched
fireplace with large skewbacks and stop chamfered surround. these
are together with numerous other original features.
Offered with Bent Head Farm
is approx two acres of land and the property is set in beautiful
Yorkshire countryside with magnificent open views.
A Grade II Listed Building,
this property is in need of some renovation and comprises: Two reception
rooms, cloakroom, farmhouse kitchen, utility room, games/family
room, three double bedrooms, large walk-in store room, and bathroom.
Externally there are lovely large gardens with lawns, mature trees
and shrubs, pond etc. Services, electric, spring water, septic tank
Situated just off Widdop Road,
with views overlooking National Trust Hardcastle Crags. Heptonstall
Village approx. 1½ miles, Hebden Bridge approx. 2½ miles for all
amenities including the railway station with excellent rail links
to Leeds and Manchester.
STONE ENTRANCE PORCH
- with wrought iron outer door. Stone slab seats. Door to …
IMPRESSIVE HALL - (6.28 x 3.36.)
Open to full ceiling height. Stone fireplace. Mullion windows.
PASSAGEWAY from HALL
to SITTING ROOM. C17 panelled wall and ancient oak door.
BEAUTIFUL OLD BEAMED SITTING
ROOM - 6.20m x 5.5m A room full of character with Stone segmental
fireplace with moulded bressumer and heck post. Double chamfered
mullion windows with extensive country views.
FAMILY ROOM - Various
Beams Fitted bar. Mullion windows.
COAL CELLAR - 3.3m
FARMHOUSE BREAKFAST KITCHEN - 6.18
x 3.53m Mullion windows with extensive views. Dining area. Double
chamfered mullion windows The kitchen units in need of replacement.
UTILITY ROOM - 3.4m x 2.6m
GALLERY LANDING - overlooking
the Hall. Access to…
BEAMED BEDROOM ONE - 6.35 x 3.69
Beautiful arched windows to the side with outstanding views
BEAMED BEDROOM TWO
3.34 x 3.81 Double chamfered mullion windows with magnificent views
from both front and side.
BEAMED BEDROOM THREE - 4.19 x 2.88m
again with mullion windows.
LARGE WALK-IN STORAGE ROOM
with window to the side.
HOUSE BATHROOM - 4.53
x 3.05m Many superb feature including King Post Truss. Three piece
coloured suite. Chamfered mullion windows
EXTERNAL - Two acres
LAND. Extensive mature gardens with lawns, shrubs, flower beds,
marvellous views. Private parking for several cars. Access by a
gated private driveway.
Planning Permission has been obtained for a two storey extension.
Further details are available for inspection on www.calderdale.gov.uk
Application number 11/00457/REN.
Bent Head Widdop Road Heptonstall Hebden Bridge
Widdop Road, Heptonstall
House, early C17. Large dressed stone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys.
Front with single aisle to rear. 3-room through-passage plan.
Ground floor windows are double chamfered mullioned, 1st floor
windows have single chamfer. 2-light window with 3-light window
over; simple gabled porch with coping and kneelers with chamfered
surround, probably added early C18, protects doorway with cyma
moulded surround; 3-light fire-window, 2-light window over, 6
light window with king mullion to housebody, 3-light window over;
5-light window to parlour, 4 light window over to 1st floor. Right
hand return wall has 3-light window to rear aisle and 3-light
window with arched lights with sunken spandrels to 1st floor.
Coped gable with kneelers and stack. 2 other stacks to ridge.
One backs onto through passage. Rear has 2 windows of 2 lights
with cavetto moulded surrounds and mullions. Through-passage doorway
has deep stop chamfered surround. 4-light chamfered mullioned
window to 1st floor of service end. Interior: Doorway leads directly
into service end possibly formerly separated by a panelled screen.
Housebody has oak panelled fire-screen, moulded bressumer and
heckpost which continues to tie-beam of king post truss with diamond
set ridge, reeded spine beams and floor joists; stone segmental
arched fireplace with large skewbacks and stop chamfered surround.
A fine example of a yeoman clothier's house which retains its
fenestration and perhaps the best example of a bressumer which
has a charm wedged in the joint of the heckpost known locally
as a witch post.
By appointment with RYBURNE & co. Telephone: 01422 844963
LOCATION - From our
Hebden Bridge office take the A646 towards Todmorden. Take the turning
circle and turn left at the traffic lights towards Heptonstall.
At the fork in the road turn right. At the road junction at Slack
Top following the road for approx. quarter of a mile again the road
forks, turn right (Widdop Road). Continue for approx. one mile.
Turn left onto an unmade road (there is a new house named New Bent
Head) pass this property to the farm gate of BENT HEAD where the
road is good. There is ample parking space.
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