The Gardens, Cowling Hill BD22

The Gardens, Cowling Hill BD22

5 Bedroom | Freehold

Guide price £1,495,000
Cononley 2 miles
New Hall Farm 0.6 miles
Church View 0.8 miles

A quite remarkable 5 bedroom detached property providing spacious family accommodation of outstanding quality, potentially available fully furnished, beautifully set within the former walled garden to Carr Head Hall and enjoying lovely views over adjoining countryside.

The Gardens occupies a very private and little known position, hidden from public view within the former walled garden to the neighbouring Carr Head Hall. It is situated towards the top of Carr Head Lane and forms part of a small and select enclave of residential properties.

A good range of everyday facilities are available in the neighbouring villages of Cross Hills and Cowling with a wider selection in Skipton and Ilkley. For the commuter, there are a good range of road networks nearby which provide daily access to the West Yorkshire business centres, East Lancashire, Manchester and beyond. In addition, railway stations in Skipton and nearby Cononley provide regular daily services to Leeds and Bradford.

The Gardens is an individual architect designed family house, originally constructed in 2005. Orientated to make the most of the incredible position it occupies, the property is an outstanding example of a modern day country house designed for everyday family living and entertaining with a fantastic well planned contemporary interior. The accommodation extends to almost 7,000 sqft (650 sqm) of living space and has a number of notable features including a ground source heating system, CAT 6 hi-fi/satellite system, video security system, intelligent lighting, air conditioning to the upper storey, an air circulation system and underfloor heating throughout.

To complement the outstanding accommodation, the property occupies an equally outstanding setting. Centrally situated within the walled garden, the property enjoys much privacy as well as fantastic countryside views by virtue of its elevated position.

The gardens are predominantly lawned and feature a range of meandering pathways, elevated terraces and a superb and substantial decked entertainment area with glass balustrading, complete with fire pit, barbecue area and an outdoor kitchen.

The property is approached via substantial electrically operated entrance gates, ensuring privacy and security, with a large central courtyard providing parking for numerous vehicles. Beyond is extensive garaging, car ports and storage areas.

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