LOWER EAST LEE
EAST LEE LANE
TODMORDEN, OL14 8RW

 

GUIDE PRICE: £595,000
SOLD


This fine detached GRADE II STAR Listed C17 (rear date-stone 1610) COUNTRY HOUSE with beams, chamfered mullion windows and large segmental arch to fireplace with moulded surround. An impressive gated stone set driveway leads through lovely garden to this imposing residence, together with an attached stone BARN, (3 bays with Queen post roof) with FULL planning consent to convert to a HOUSE. ALL ARCHITECTS PLANS AVAILABLE). To the rear is a further detached stone outbuilding.



Beautiful lawned garden, well stocked with shrubs, trees, flower borders and vegetable beds to three sides and large set/cobbled front parking area plus an excellent set/cobbled rear yard, the property is set within approx. two thirds of an acre.

The ground floor accommodation comprises: Stone entrance porch, hallway, drawing room, sitting/family room, dining room, fitted kitchen with breakfast area, utility room. Inner hall, four-piece shower room with sauna and keeping cellar. First floor Large landing, five bedrooms (two en-suite), house bathroom.

Lower East Lee is situated approximately two miles from the market town of Todmorden and three miles from the vibrant town centre of Hebden Bridge, offering all amenities including railway stations with excellent rail links to Leeds and Manchester.



 

PROJECTING STONE ENTRANCE PORCH - 2.73m x 2.23m Above the door a finely moulded surround with fleur-de-lys carving and over the lintel inscribed stone reading 'ES,27.OCTO.1631'. Original entrance hall with high beamed ceilings exposed stone walls and stone seats to both sides. A window overlooks the front of the property. The stone doorway leads through to…

INNER HALLWAY - to the drawing room, kitchen and dining room. Rear doorway inscribed c1610. Access to…


BEAMED DRAWING ROOM - 6.11m x 5.97m (into fireplace) Imposing 3.4m wide segmental arch to fireplace with moulded surround. Inside is square opening to domed beehive oven. Twelve lights to stone double chamfered mullion windows overlooking front garden. Solid wood floors. Stairs leading to the first floor. Access to adjacent sitting room and door on to downstairs 4-piece shower room and cloakroom.


BEAMED SITTING/FAMILY ROOM - 5.99m max x 4.45m Set off the drawing room is this attractive sitting room with stone double chamfered stone mullion windows overlooking the front garden. Open fire and large tiled hearth. Window to the rear. Access through on to the utility room and keeping cellar.


FITTED KITCHEN with DINING AREA - 3.99m x 3.16m Range of fitted base and wall units with complementary worktops and tiled splash back. Fitted Oil fired 'Aga' oven with 'Belling' extractor cooker hood and two rings 'Whirlpool' electric hob. Solid wood parquet flooring. Fitted double sink and drainer. Plumbed for dishwasher. Door leading to hall and rear of the property. Windows overlooking the rear of the property. Door leads through on to …


DINING ROOM - 4.01m x 2.71m Windows overlooking the front garden. Solid wood parquet floor. Door opens on to the main hallway.


REAR HALLWAY - Set off the drawing room. Original raised circular window to the side.

SHOWER ROOM - 2.81m x 2.34m Four-piece suite comprising W.C, wash hand basin set in a tiled unit, bidet and tiled shower cubicle. Part tiled walls. Door opens to…

SAUNA - 1.88m x 1.18m Panelled walls and ceiling.

CLOAKROOM - Wardrobe hanging space and built in storage to two walls.

UTILITY ROOM - Units with fitted sink and drainer. Panelled walls. Plumbed for washer. Door leads out on to the rear of the property. Stairs to the …

KEEPING CELLAR - 3.01m x 2.36m A barrel vaulted keeping cellar with a stone flagged floor and stone keeping shelves.

First floor


LANDING - Spacious landing providing access to all rooms on the first floor. Exposed stonework to one wall. Mullion windows to the rear with attractive window-seat and fine countryside views. Beamed 'A' frame and beamed high ceiling.


BEDROOM ONE - 6.02m max (from inner entrance way) x 4.58m (to mirrored wall). Exposed beams and chamfered stone mullion windows to two sides with superb open views. Built-in wardrobes. Low level radiator. Door on to…

EN-SUITE - 2.28m (excluding shower) x 1.80m) Four-piece coloured suite comprising W.C. twin wash hand basins set in tiled unit with mirrored wall panels and vanity light, bidet and tiled shower cubicle. Radiator.


BEAMED BEDROOM TWO - 3.99m x 3.43m Mullion windows with window seat overlooking the front of the property.

BEDROOM THREE - 4.04m x 4.03m max Window overlooking the front of the property with lovely open views. Built-in wardrobes along two walls with fitted dressing table. EN-SUITE - 1.91m x 1.73m Four-piece suite comprising W.C. wash hand basin, bidet and bath with tiled surround. Majority panelled walls.

BEAMED BEDROOM FOUR - 3.99m x 2.20m Mullion windows overlooking the front with window- seat. Built-in wardrobes and storage. Currently used as a bedroom / home office.

BEAMED BEDROOM FIVE - 3.99m x 2.20m Internal feature window overlooks the Entrance Hallway. Built in storage unit with space to the side and beneath, wash hand basin. Access to the roof space.

BATHROOM - 2.90m max x 1.91m Two piece coloured suite comprising bath, wash hand basin set in its own unit. Window to the rear. Heated towel rail.

SEPARATE W.C - 1.55m x 0.94m W.C. Frosted window to the rear. Radiator.


ATTACHED BARN - Attached to the property is this large BARN with FULL planning permission. ALL ARCHITECTS PLANS AVAILABLE. Two mezzanine levels. Through semi-circular arched cart entry with Venetian window above. Coped gables, three bays of Queen post roof trusses. The majority of the barn is open on to full ceiling height. There is a doorway leading through to a workshop stretching from the front to the rear of the building. Approx. 1600 sq ft in total.

Sight of PLANS and DRAWING FOR THIS LOVELY PROPERTY by arrangement with Ryburne & Co

Rear Lower East Lee

FORMER STONE BUILT PIG STYES and patio seating areas



EXTERNAL - Panoramic views over beautiful Yorkshire countryside including the obelisk of Stoodley Pike in the distance. Pathways lead around the side of the property with further private gardens before opening on to terraced seating areas with pathways down to raised vegetable area. There is a gated private driveway leading up to the front of the property with parking for a number of cars. Lawned gardens to the front with ornamental mature trees, shrubs and vegetable beds. Greenhouse.

A detached outbuilding which originally was a pig sty. A gateway leads to a large cobbled yard to the rear with access to the property and further excellent parking.

LOCATION - Hebden Bridge Office proceed towards Todmorden for approx. 2.5 miles. Turn Right into East Lee Lane. Follow the lane for approx. half a mile and the property is situated on the right hand side of the lane. There is a gated entrance to the front but proceed a short way past around the corner and there is an entranceway on the right hand side which opens in to the rear yard of the property.

VIEWING - By appointment with RYBURNE & co. Telephone: 01422 844963

Sight of PLANS and DRAWING FOR THIS LOVELY PROPERTY by arrangement with Ryburne & Co

Search for listed buildings Reference no. TO3/100
Description: Lower East Lee and attached barn
Address: Lower East Lee East Lee Lane Todmorden Calderdale OL14 8RW
Grade: II STAR
Group detail: East Lee Lane
Full description: House. 1610 (date on lintel of rear doorway), with added porch c1631 with added barn on to right hand end early C19. Large dressed stone which is watershot to barn, stone slate roof. 2 storeys. 3-room through-passage plan with projecting 2-storey gabled porch. Of 4 uneven bays. Reads from left double chamfered mullioned window of 4 lights with 4-light chamfered mullioned window over. Long range of 12 lights to double chamfered mullioned window over. Some original hollow chamfered mullions survive others have ordinary chamfer. 3rd bay is formed by porch which has lintel with ogee, composite jambs, and finely moulded surround with fleur-de-lys carving to stop. Over lintel is inscribed narrow stone reading: ' ES, 27.OCTO.1631 '. Over is double chamfered mullioned and transomed window with hoodmould of 6 lights. Surmounted by columbarium and arched light with spandrels. Coped gable with kneelers and crocketed finial to apex. Return walls have small chamfered light. Square headed to left hand, arched to right hand. 4th bay has 2 slightly chamfered mullioned windows of 2 lights, the wall between opened to form extra light, (mullions removed). Over is similar 2-light window with sill removed and lengthened. The original plan would appear to have been: Parlour, Housebody, through passage and service end (with inferior window detail). 3 stacks to ridge, 2 of which are C17 (those to left hand gable and 3rd bay) and one C18 stack to right hand gable both of which are coped with slight kneelers. Attached to right hand gable flush with front, but with lower roof line, is barn which has semi-circular arched cart entry with composite jambs with Venetian window over with projecting false keystone. To left a 6-light flat faced mullioned window now forms 2 windows and door. To right is doorway to mistal with tie stones. Coped gable. Interior of barn of 3 bays of Queen post roof of very wide span. Rear of house retains some chamfered mullioned windows. Return wall has 2-light window with heavy square lintel bearing the initials 'WM'. Interior: Through passage has arch carrying stack with early C19 punched stone work. Housebody has large segmental arch to fireplace with moulded surround. Inside is square opening to domed beehive oven. Spine beams have scarf joints giving evidence of former bressumer for firehood. Parlour has finely stop chamfered spine beams and floor joists. King block roof.

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