Gomersal House, Lower Lane, Gomersal, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Gomersal House is an imposing and most impressive Georgian residence set within extensive walled grounds extending to approximately one acre with stunning panoramic views.
Extending to 4496 sq ft, this magnificent home comprises; entrance porch which has marble tiled flooring, dado rail and original double oak doors with feature ornate carvings which open up into the grand reception/dining hallway. This splendid room has a feature stone fireplace, an impressive oak staircase leading to the galleried landing with stained glass atrium above and cast iron radiators. The striking formal lounge has a stone fireplace with original rustic brick built back, stone hearth and open grate; there are ornate covings and ceiling mouldings as well as numerous floor to ceiling windows with seats below, offering excellent light and beautiful views over the gardens. The sitting room features a wooden fireplace with marble back and hearth and living flame gas fire, beautiful ornate cornicing and further floor to ceiling windows overlooking the gardens. There is a generous breakfast room which has a door leading to the rear of the property, wooden flooring and leads through to the guest w/c and kitchen. The kitchen is fitted with a range of modern cream wall and base units with granite work surfaces, matching upstands and an inset sink. There is a Stoves range cooker with extractor hood over and integrated appliances including microwave, fridge freezer and dishwasher. In addition there is a built in wine rack, ceiling spotlights and underfloor heating.
Stairs lead up to a half landing which then leads to a generous study that could potentially also be used as a bedroom. There is a feature period fireplace, coving, picture rail and inset curved alcove. The impressive galleried landing gives access to all remaining bedrooms. The stunning master bedroom has a feature stone fireplace, beautiful views overlooking the gardens and beyond and a door leading into the dressing room, which is fitted with a range of wardrobes. Steps lead up to the generous en-suite bathroom which is fitted with a five piece suite including a corner bath, separate shower cubicle, w/c, wash hand basin and bidet.
Bedrooms two and three are an ideal suite for guests, having their own landing area; both are generous double bedrooms with stunning views, and there is a modern house bathroom which is fitted with a three piece suite comprising a bath with shower over, wash hand basin with vanity unit below, cupboard space and shelving above, w/c and generous airing cupboard. In addition there is a well-proportioned fourth bedroom which features a spiral staircase leading up to a further room which could be used as an occasional bedroom or study space. This room has a unique feature by way of access to a roof terrace which has magnificent 360 degree views over the Pennines and surrounding area.
Outside, to the front is a long sweeping driveway with electric gates which leads to a forecourt with ample parking for numerous vehicles. Steps from the forecourt lead down to the first level of garden which is laid to lawn with hedged boundary, an ideal formal area for outside entertaining. The extensive terraced garden was originally designed in the Victorian era and features old stone work, columns, and walls from that period, 200 year old beech trees combine with a system of restored paths connecting lawns, old fruit trees, cottage gardens and glasshouse with extensive beds of roses and lavender. There is a detached wooden garage which is an ideal storage area for gardening equipment.
To the rear of the property is a generous courtyard area, again ideal for outdoor dining, and which also gives access to the boiler room.
This magnificent home and gardens need to be viewed to fully appreciate the quality and size of accommodation on offer.
Little Gomersal is a desirable village located just outside the busy and vibrant financial district of Leeds. There are good schools for all ages and of particular interest to the busy national commuter is the nearby motorway network providing access to surrounding areas including Bradford, Wakefield and Huddersfield and beyond.
- Imposing and Impressive Georgian Residence
- Extensive Walled Grounds Extending to One Acre
- Stunning Panoramic Views
- Magnificent Period Features Throughout
- Generous Living Accommodation
- Beautiful Far Reaching Views
- Sweeping Driveway with Electric Gates
- Highly Desirable Area