The end terrace property for sale, with wrap-around gardens.The end terrace property for sale, with wrap-around gardens.
The end terrace property for sale, with wrap-around gardens.

This period end-terrace home for sale was once within Ackworth School's grounds

This sizeable four-bedroom home, that was once within the curtilage of Ackworth School, is Grade ll listed and has retained a great deal of its original character.

A vestibule leads to the hallway, with stairs down to the basement that has a traditional stone meat slab.

There’s a store room with original cupboards, then several reception rooms.

In the living room is a stone fireplace, and a bay front sash window, plus a floor-to-ceiling sash window with original folding shutters. Decorative detail includes ornate coving and picture rails.

Another dual aspect room is the sitting room, again with a full height sash window, and a living flame electric fire set within the chimney breast.

A window seat is a dining room feature, with built-in cupboards.

The rear lobby with tiled floor has doors to the dining room, kitchen and shower room, and leads outside.

In the breakfast kitchen are fitted units and a tiled recess to the chimney breast, then a shower room completes the ground floor.

The return staircase with spindle banister leads to a half-landing, then the first floor with four double bedrooms.

The house bathroom includes both bath and shower, with a traditional style vanity unit. There's a separate w.c..

A low stone wall with hedging and wrought iron gates borders the front garden, while a lawned side garden has a Yorkshire stone pathway and patio, with a dry stone style retaining wall.

Within the rear courtyard garden is an arched seating area.

To the rear is a driveway and single garage. At the far corner of the garden is the allotment that is available to rent for £22 a year.

This home in Barnsley Road, Ackworth, Pontefract, is for sale at £550,000, with Whitegates estate agents, Pontefract, and is advertised at