The property is a former reservoir, which has been cleverly converted into a light-filled home

This converted reservoir for sale near Ilkley is one of Yorkshire's most incredible homes

This remarkable home for sale near Ilkley was once a reservoir and is now an architectural triumph with a green roof and incredible views

Tuesday, 1st June 2021, 1:57 am
Updated Tuesday, 1st June 2021, 1:15 pm

This exceptional, eco-friendly home on sought-after Moor Lane, Burley-in-Wharfedale, near Ilkley is a converted Victorian reservoir and is as discreet as it is amazing. It is for sale at £1.395m with Dacre, Son & Hartley, www.dacres.co.uk

Beautifully designed to sit quietly in the landscape, it boasts a green roof and large areas of glazing to deliver light and make the most of the amazing views across Wharfedale.

The tucked away property has a gated driveway with private parking and garage. Iside, original features include exposed brick and stone pillars and the accommodation includes a split level reception hall, enormous central living area with a glazed roof, an open plan dining kitchen, a sitting room with French doors onto the terrace; a master suite with French doors onto a private terrace and a luxury en-suite bathroom, two guest bedrooms, a shower room and a plant room. Outside, the grounds include a large terrace, lawns and a small areas of woodland.

No expense has been spared on the conversion or the interiors and the property enjoys a high degree of privacy but it is close to both Burley-in-Wharfedale village and Ilkley.

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