A substantial and imposing detached family residence appointed to a high specification throughout including a superb leisure facility, garaging for six cars and grounds of approximately 2 acres enjoying views over the adjoining countryside.
Stoneroyd is an impressive modern ‘mansion style’ residence built in 2001 to the current owners exacting specification, boasting a luxurious interior and exceptional leisure/entertaining facilities. The house occupies a commanding semi rural position on the southern fringe of Upper Hopton with lawned formal gardens facing virtually due south overlooking adjoining open countryside. For those with equestrian interests there is approximately 18 acres of adjoining green belt land which may be available by separate negotiation if required.
Upper Hopton is a semi rural village nestling in the foothills of the Pennines, between Dewsbury and Huddersfield, with easy access to Leeds and Bradford.
The ground floor accommodation is approached through double entrance doors and full height glazed screen into a most impressive reception/sitting hallway with magnificent curved staircase leading up to a galleried landing. Double doors lead through into a well proportioned formal lounge with tiered full height stone fireplace serving both the lounge and the sitting room beyond. There is a lovely formal dining room with full length fitted furniture incorporating glazed crockery display cabinets, wine rack and display shelving with granite work surface. A wide archway opens through into a comprehensively equipped luxury breakfast kitchen with a range of quality wall and base units, Range cooker and integrated appliances adjacent to which is a family/TV room with recessed fireplace. An inner lobby leads through to a guest cloakroom and WC and laundry/utility room.
An inner hallway with feature oak spiral staircase provides secondary access to the first floor and glazed double doors with full height matching side screens lead through into an exceptional leisure complex comprising indoor swimming pool with entertaining/sitting area, five sets of double doors opening out into the garden, large gymnasium with air conditioning, shower room/changing room and separate WC and a purpose built brick lined and vaulted wine storage cellar.
The first floor accommodation is accessed from a magnificent galleried landing comprising an exceptional principal bedroom suite with vaulted ceilings, sitting area, dressing area, walk in wardrobe and large fully tiled en suite bathroom including two person bath with granite surround, walk in shower, vanity unit and separate WC. There are then two additional double bedrooms sharing a Jack and Jill shower room and WC with built in wardrobes and bedroom suites four and five together with a separate wash room and WC. There is also a large fitted study. Also accessed off the landing is a magnificent games/entertainment room with exposed roof trusses, wonderful views across the adjoining farmland and valley beyond, fitted kitchenette area with sink and built in wine/beer fridge, cocktail bar and access out onto the spacious balcony facing virtually due south. A sliding solid pine retractable staircase provides access up to a second floor bespoke and fully equipped cinema room again with small kitchenette area and wine fridge.
Outside, the property is approached through double electric entrance gates up a sweeping block paved driveway into a substantial forecourt providing ample private parking for numerous vehicles and with feature central ornamental fountain. There is also garaging for 4/5 cars and fitted workshop/utility area, plus an additional detached garage to the rear.