Barn’s hidden beauty

Property of the week: Hinchliffe Barn, Cragg Vale
Property of the week: Hinchliffe Barn, Cragg Vale

Our featured property of the week is a unique and delightful stone house located in a superb woodland setting.

Hinchliffe Barn is set in the conservation village of Cragg Vale, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

The three bedroom house, which dates back to the late nineteenth century, is a well designed yet contemporary home with rooms of good dimensions and beautiful landscaped gardens.

The accommodation comprises of a hallway, three bedrooms (one en-suite), bathroom, utility room and a large open plan room on the first floor which contains the sitting room, dining room and fitted kitchen.

Outside there is a children’s play area, a large summer house and a paved area for parking three or four cars.

Steps lead to a further garden area on the banks of the cascading Withins Brook, from where there are spectacular views of the woodland countryside.

The spacious entrance hallway, which benefits from a feature arched barn window to the front, has access to all rooms on the ground floor and a staircase to the first floor.

It also has a built-in understairs storage cupboard.

The family bathroom has a quality fitted four-piece suite comprising a WC, wash basin, shower cubicle and a bath. The walls are fully tiled throughout with an excellent finish, and there is a frosted window to the side.

It also contains underfloor heating.

Bedroom one is a large spacious room with double glazed windows to two sides and lovely views over Withens Brook.

A door leads to the side of the property and there is also a door to the en-suite, which is currently in the process of being completed.

Bedroom two has a large arched barn window to the front and a further double glazed window to the side.

Bedroom three has a double glazed window to two elevations, one of which overlooks Withins Brook.

The stairs to the first floor open out onto the beamed open plan area. The superb light and airy room has double glazed windows to two sides with stone sills overlooking the gardens and the beautiful wooded area.

It also features pine clad beamed ceilings and a contemporary and eco-friendly Caminos multi-fuel stove.

The current owners have created a sitting room, dining room and a fitted kitchen, which fit together perfectly.

The kitchen has a range of quality fitted based and wall units with contemporary worktops and tiled splashback. Fitted with a Neff oven and a Whirlpool four-ring gas hob, there is plumbing for a dishwasher and space for a free-standing fridge and freezer.

The property has private paved driveway parking with space for three to four cars.

There are mature flower borders set around the parking area with mature shrubs and trees.

The current owners have created a further garden down by the stream which is accessed down steps via the rear garden.

Set just off the parking area is a space which currently houses a large wooden cabin with potential to add electrics and be used as an external work area.

l Hinchliffe Barn is advertised for sale by Ryburne & Co for offers in the region of £365,000.

To arrange a viewing, call 01422 842926.