High Bentley Manor, a magnificent
Grade I Listed detached House with medieval timber framed interior
of C15th, encased in stone 1661, with rear kitchen wing c.1665.
Numerous original features.
HISTORY: High Bentley Manor is listed
Grade I (approx. 1% of all properties, the most historically important
buildings in the country). This house is very important as it
is the only complete Yorkshire aisled hall, which retains both
its service and solar wings in timber framing.
Set within extensive BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPED
GARDENS of approx. two acres. Electric gates to a cobbled
drive providing ample parking. A courtyard and separate driveway
are located to the rear of the property allowing further parking
and accessing the triple garage.
TRIPLE GARAGE - includes water, power
and light. Three up and over electronic doors. Open doorway leads
into three store rooms with steps leading up to an additional
large store room situated above the garage.
BESPOKE DINING KITCHEN - spacious
and having an extensive range of base, drawer and eye level
units incorporating dressers and glazed display units. Original
stone fireplace with gas fired double Aga. Integrated Bosch dishwasher
and fridge. Double Belfast sink with mixer tap. Stone flag floor.
Exposed timbers. Chamfered mullion windows.
THE GREAT HALL - a magnificent two
storey open hall with oak balusters leading to gallery landing.
Stone fireplace incorporating a log burning cast iron stove. Impressive
medieval cartwheel centre light. Oak panelling. Chamfered mullion
windows to two elevations. Stone flag floor. Double doors lead
into the billiard / games room. Four antique radiators.
BILLIARD / GAMES ROOM/ LIVING ROOM
- A lovely room with carved panelling, mullion windows and beautiful
views over the gardens. Stone fireplace incorporating a living
flame gas fire. Exposed timbers. Door leads into small understairs
cupboard with mullion window. Two antique radiators.
SITTING ROOM - set off from the kitchen,
with stone fireplace, beamed ceilings. Quality oak floor and windows
to two sides.
INNER HALLWAY - off the kitchen and
provides access to further inner hallway and access too...
SNUG - accessed off the kitchen this
lovely room has mullion windows to two elevations. Stone fireplace.
Solid Oak floor.
STUDY - Mullion windows to two elevations.
A versatile room affording a variety of uses. Radiator.
CLOAKROOM - with fitted W.C and wash
hand basin. Mullion window. Tiled floor.
Stairs to the first floor
GALLERY LANDING - This impressive
gallery landing overlooks the Grand Hall, and provides access
to the majority of rooms on the first floor. Open to full ceiling
height with beams.
BEDROOM ONE - Access off the gallery
landing and from a secondary landing along with a door into the
second bedroom. Mullion windows and beamed pitched ceiling. Fitted
wardrobes to one wall.
BEDROOM TWO - Accessible from an
internal hallway and from bedroom one. Beamed pitched ceiling.
Mullion window to the rear. Radiator.
INNER LANDING - Provides access to
Bedroom One, Two and Five, and the house Bathroom via a secondary
landing. Stairs lead up from the ground floor.
BEAMED HOUSE BATHROOM - Quality fitted
bathroom with five piece suite comprising W.C, ‘His and Hers’
wash hand basin, freestanding bath, walk in shower cubicle and
bidet. Mullion windows to two elevations. Tiled floor. Heated
BEDROOM THREE - Beamed pitched ceiling
and mullion windows overlooking the front garden. Fitted solid
oak wardrobes to two alcoves. Radiator.
FAMILY BATHROOM - Quality three piece
suite comprising W.C, wash hand basin and free standing bath with
hand shower. Beamed ceiling and tiled floor. Heated towel rail.
Inner hallway off Gallery Landing.
BEDROOM FOUR - Mullion windows to
the rear. Fitted corner wardrobe offers excellent storage facilities.
BEDROOM FIVE - Fitted wardrobe to
one wall, and mullion windows to the front. Radiator.
BATHROOM THREE - Fitted three piece
suite comprising W.C, wash hand basin and bath with wall fitted
shower. Heated towel rail.
CELLAR - Stone flag floor. Boiler
and tank. Plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Belfast sink
unit. Mullion windows. (Approximately 4.13 x 4.37m.)
TRIPLE GARAGE - includes water,
power and light. Three up and over electronic doors. Open doorway
leads into three store rooms with steps up to an additional large
store room situated above the garages.
EXTERNAL - High Bentley Manor stands
within well maintained, mature stocked grounds incorporating lawns,
large patio, a well and lamp post lighting. Electric gates access
a cobbled drive providing ample parking. A courtyard and separate
driveways are located at the rear of the property. Further parking
and access to the triple garage.
LOCATION - Situated in an excellent
residential area with a variety of local amenities, shops, pubs,
restaurants, cafes etc. Halifax Railway Station gives good access
to Leeds, Manchester and other large town and cities. Manchester
and Leeds Bradford International Airports are easily accessible.
DIRECTIONS - From Hebden Bridge proceed
into Halifax town centre and along the A58 towards Shibden & Stump
Cross. At Stump Cross traffic lights take the left fork towards
Northowram and follow this road until reaching Shelf roundabout.
Continue straight ahead passing the petrol station on the left
and upon reaching the Duke of William Public House on the right,
turn right down Brow Lane and continuing until reaching open countryside.
The road then turns into Green Lane. High Bentley Manor, is on
the right with access through private wrought iron gates.
VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS - Strictly by
appointment with Ryburne & Co Tel: 01422
Council Tax BAND H