12:42pm Sunday 31st August 2014
WHEN Hallcroft was built in 1908, Bradford was a city at the height of its prosperity – and the coal merchant who commissioned this imposing house with five/six bedrooms was determined that it should be the last word in modernity. So the ceilings are considerably lower than typical Victorian homes of the same scale, the windows are larger to let in the light, and the designs of some wonderful stained glass windows are very much influenced by Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
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Tony Proverbs' home blends perfectly with the environment. Sitting on an incline, the four-bedroom house built of recovered mill stone, forms part of a small development on what was a former smallholding in the village of Eldwick.
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House sellers are achieving 96.2 per cent of their asking price typically, marking the highest proportion seen in a decade as buyers chase a scarce supply of homes, property analyst Hometrack has found. In London, sellers are getting around 99.3 per cent of their asking price and across every region the figure is above 93 per cent, pointing to further price rises, the report for the month of March said.
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After retiring from the health service in February 2011, Clive and Janice Goldsmith decided that because their family was in Yorkshire, this was the place to be. “We visited several estate agents in West and North Yorkshire and arranged several viewings all in one week, this barn conversion being one of them,” says Clive.
1:41pm Friday 1st November 2013
Your exterior doors do not only say something about your home’s style, they say something about your own style too. Julia Gray looks at the importance of first impressions hen we buy a property, we often inherit a front door we’re not particularly keen on. It’s only natural to want to replace – or at least redecorate – this, making your own personal stamp on the first thing that you and your visitors see.
1:16pm Thursday 17th October 2013
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6:20am Thursday 12th September 2013
Buyers in Menston now have more reasons to choose Ben Bailey Homes’ Chevin Park as the location of their new home, as the Government-backed Help to Buy scheme is now available on selected plots at the development.
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Margaret and Terry Pollard started married life in 1966 opposite the cottage they were eventually to buy 11 years ago – a property which although it is more than 130 years old has never been on the market.
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7:55pm Friday 21st June 2013
Once owned by one of the first large lottery winners, Upper Lanes Farm – with a five bedroom detached property, adjoining detached barn conversion, self-contained flat, leisure complex, 13 acres of gardens and grazing land, stable and office block – is more like a small hamlet. In fact, I’ve driven through villages smaller than this.
6:00pm Wednesday 12th June 2013
Fourteen years ago we were living in Queensbury, and wanted to get down out of the clouds,” says Sue Hayton, who together with her partner John Murphy, swapped living in a village which lays claim to being one of the highest parishes in England – for something quite literally more down to earth.
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“When a friend of ours built three houses on this site, we came to see them, and were so impressed by the quality of the build and its location, that we bought one,” say the owners of the intriguingly named Worlds End View
7:40pm Wednesday 10th April 2013
Buyers looking for a new home in West Yorkshire now have more choice than ever at Ben Bailey Homes’ award winning Chevin Park development, as the homebuilder has unveiled an exceptional collection of three and four-bedroom townhouses.
9:48am Friday 22nd March 2013
9:46am Friday 22nd March 2013
Yorkshire based housebuilder Barratt Homes has announced that it will start work on six new local projects during 2013. When complete, these developments will deliver 883 new homes and underpin hundreds of jobs in the local area. The new programme of projects will underpin future growth – including site acquisitions, major new planning wins and partnerships. Following an increase in sales to £35.6 across the Yorkshire region and legally completing 218 homes during the six months to December 2012.
9:38am Friday 22nd March 2013
You do home improvements to make your home more suited to your lifestyle and taste, but unless it's your forever home, you may also be interested in what would make it more sellable and valuable when you come to sell.
9:44am Friday 22nd March 2013
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5:00pm Thursday 7th February 2013
Dacre Son & Hartley, which has an office in Skipton has been ranked seventh in a league table of the top 20 estate agents in the UK by the Daily Telegraph and is the only firm in the north of England to be selected for the highly-prestigious ranking.
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