Seven of the best properties with grand hallways for sale in Yorkshire

PUBLISHED: 00:15 24 November 2014

Gailowind, Slant Gate, Kirkburton, Huddersfield

Gailowind, Slant Gate, Kirkburton, Huddersfield


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The Cornmill, Shepley Huddersfield

Price: £1,525,000

Set in lovely a location overlooking landscaped gardens, The Cornmill is an extensive home that’s sure to please and delight in equal measure.

It has an impressive entrance hall that leads on to a family room, a magnificent sitting room, living/dining area, lounge, study, 46ft-long dining kitchen, utility room, boot room, shower room, a large library, five superb bedrooms, three with ensuites, and a house bathroom.

As if that wasn’t enough, there’s also an outdoor swimming pool, a triple garage block, out buildings and a share (with neighbouring properties) of 10 acres of woodland walks with a private lake.

Contact: Simon Blyth, Huddersfield; 01484 651878;

Far Mount Farm, Intake Lane, Cumberworth, Huddersfield

Price: £1m

Set in breathtaking open countryside with five acres of land and far reaching panoramic views, Far Mount Farm has the benefit of a stable block and a vast modern agricultural barn.

The farmhouse itself has five bedrooms and three bathrooms, with scope for a cottage style annexe and an additional 30 acres available by separate negotiation.

Contact: Yorkshire’s Finest, 01484 865647

Gailowind, Slant Gate, Kirkburton, Huddersfield

Price: on application

Commissioned and built to an exacting, no expense spared specification, this wonderful mansion house manages to blend the flamboyant styling of a five star hotel with the traditional, elegant features of a country house.

Gailowind sits in 3.5 acre grounds with commanding panoramic views over the West Yorkshire countryside. It’s located on the edge of a picturesque village within walking distance of open countryside, yet is highly commutable with easy access to major commercial centres and only a short drive from both the M1 and M62.

Contact: Fine & Country, Huddersfield; 01484 550620

Orchard House, Moulton, near Richmond

Price: £795,000

This is a particularly impressive, high specification, detached, three-bedroom country house set in four acres with lovely gardens, paddocks, stabling and a ménage. The house itself has the benefit of a beautiful open plan kitchen with adjoining orangery and a magnificent full-height master suite with its own dressing area and bathroom.

Contact: Knight Frank, Harrogate; 01423 530088

Askham House, Westgarth, Linton

Price: £1.2m

Askham House is a truly fabulous five-bedroom family home boasting a warm, welcoming hall with a delightful porcelain floor and a stone fireplace.

This is an immaculate property that has been thoughtfully and skilfully designed throughout. Among its many highlights are a bespoke Mark Wilkinson kitchen, high quality marble bathrooms and lovely countryside views.

Contact: Carter Jonas, Regent House, 13-15 Albert Street, Harrogate

Noblethorpe Hall, Silkstone, near Barnsley

Price: on application

If Christmas isn’t complete for you without the biggest, most beautiful tree you can find, then this is the house you’ve been waiting for. Its elegant rooflight sits around 30 feet above the hall, which accesses three magnificent reception rooms, each with room for a huge tree.

Still not convinced? Well, just imagine driving home for Christmas up a 500m parkland drive and entering a pillared portico beneath a crest reading ‘Carpe Diem’.

Contact: England Residential, 30a Station Road, Holmfirth; 01484 842 105;

Sycamore Barn, near York

Price: £850,000

This is a high quality, detached barn conversion in a lovely south-facing location that makes the most of its rural setting five miles south of York.

The house benefits from underfloor heating throughout and has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, two reception rooms and a truly fabulous kitchen. Sycamore Barn sits in about eight acres of land with great equestrian facilities, including stables, paddocks and space for a ménage, and well-kept gardens.

Contact: RM English, 18 Castlegate, York; 01904 697900;

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