For sale: Two Yorkshire homes in the midst of rural splendour

Stonelands House, Litton'Price: �1.2m
Stonelands House, Litton'Price: �1.2m
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Stonelands House, Litton

Higher Scout, Walsden, Todmorden. Price: �795,000

Higher Scout, Walsden, Todmorden. Price: �795,000

Price: £1.2m

This gorgeous late Georgian house is in a magical setting. It comes with almost 19 acres of gardens, grounds, paddocks, wild flower meadows and ancient woodland, between Arncliffe and Litton in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

The estate agent describes Stonelands as a “country estate in miniature”. The house was built in 1810 and reconstructed between 1910 and 1920.

It is set over three floors and has a central reception hall, cloakroom, sitting room, dining room, study/morning room, a kitchen with a walk- in pantry, utility area, laundry room, store room and a vaulted cellar.

On the first floor, there is a bedroom with an ensuite bathroom and a flight of stairs leading up to the second floor where there is a dressing room and an adjoining sewing room. There is also a guest bedroom, which has an en suite bathroom, and two additional bedrooms plus a house shower room. Stairs lead from one of the bedrooms to a large family room on the second floor. At the rear of the house, there is a self-contained apartment that the owner’s use as a holiday rental. Outside, there is a barn and a large workshop, which is suitable for conversion into a dwelling.

Contact Carter Jonas, tel: 0142301423 707815,

Higher Scout, Walsden, Todmorden

Price: £795,000

This grade two listed farmhouse with attached barn is in a sensational spot above Todmorden. Set in seven acres of land, it has panoramic views. It also has a 30ft outdoor swimming pool to enjoy them from.

The property is arranged as three buildings, including the house, the barn, which provides the opportunity to create further living accommodation, and a two bedroom cottage. The estate agents says: “For those who value tranquillity and privacy Higher Scout is ideal, yet it is only a few minutes drive away from Walsden, which has a train station with direct links to Leeds and Manchester.”
The farmhouse has a sitting room, dining room, kitchen, utility room, four bedrooms and a study. The grounds make the most of the property’s southerly aspect and there is ample parking.

Contact Yorkshire’s Finest, tel: 01422 757069,