Rivock Avenue, Steeton, Keighley BD20


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  • Bedrooms: 4
A superbly presented, updated, extended, and maintained family sized detached property. Having being meticulously maintained, extended and much improved by our vendors during their 30 year ownership, this substantial house offers a modern yet cosy, family home. Featuring a superb open-plan living-dining kitchen, a spacious contemporary orangery with atrium roof, large living room and 4 double bedrooms. Having driveway parking leading to a double garage, and delightful gardens to front, back and both sides with some open long distance views. The property is set at the end of a quiet no-through-road, looking over fields onto the hills, yet is conveniently located within a 3 minute walk to Steeton Metro station, with Leeds just 25 minutes away and Manchester reached within the hour.

Ground floor

A reception hall is approached off the driveway through an oak glazed door and features an oak staircase, coving, recessed lighting and a built-in cupboard for coat storage. A cloakroom features a dual flush WC and pedestal washbasin, with tiled floor and walls and natural light from a double glazed window. The study/playroom has ample space for a couple of desks and with dual aspect double glazed windows, coving to ceilings and a feature wall. To the rear of the property the spacious living-dining-kitchen takes full advantage of the views towards the hills from 3 of the 5 windows, including a full height window to the sitting area. Featuring hardwood flooring this fantastic family room features three areas;- a dining space with room for an eight seater suite, a sitting area adjacent to a large window enjoying the views, and with a breakfast island dividing these two areas to the main kitchen and cooking space. Here we have a range of solid wood fronted base and wall units with brushed steel contemporary handles and incorporating a fan oven, eye level grill, built in microwave, integrated dishwasher, hob and extractor hood. Having quality Corian worktops incorporating an under-mounted sink with routed drainer, and a recessed space for a fridge / freezer. This is a delightful room with recessed lighting, coving to ceiling and is no doubt the hub of the home.


A living room is of excellent proportions with ample space for three sofas and chairs, and has windows either side of a feature fireplace incorporating a coal effect gas fire with period style surround and marble hearth. Having feature wall coverings, coving to ceiling full width patio door / window and with french doors opening into the orangery. The Orangery is a more recent addition and being architect designed in a contemporary style, featuring floor to ceiling double glazed units to all elevations and with french doors opening onto an alfresco dining and entertaining space in the gardens. With recessed lighting, bespoke built in heating radiators, and remote control windows to the feature atrium roof. Enjoying a pleasant outlook onto the gardens, fields and moors beyond, a large room with space for three sofas, chairs, television and associated furniture.

1st floor

The first floor landing features an oak return balustrade with acorn newel posts, an airing cupboard housing the property's hot water tank, recessed lighting, and a drop down loft hatch gives access to the roof space. The master bed room is set to the front of the property beautifully decorated with feature wall paper and having dual aspect double glazed windows with some pleasant long distance views. Ample space for a king sized bed and tables and with a range of built in wardrobes offering excellent storage. The en suite shower room has been refitted in a contemporary style with vanity wash basin, dual flush WC, and a shower enclosure with bi-fold door incorporating a thermostatic shower unit. Bedroom 2 also at the front of the house, with dual aspect windows and pleasant views and again with space for a king sized bed and with fitted wardrobes. Bedroom 3 to the rear of the property with delightful long distance views across the Aire Valley from dual aspect windows and with a feature wall and built in cupboard. A double bedroom with space for bedside tables. Bedroom 4 is also set to the rear of the property, with dual aspect windows offering a pleasant view, and is a smaller double or good sized single bedroom. The house bathroom features a full size bath with corner mounted lever taps and having thermostatic shower valve over the bath, vanity washbasin with cupboards below, and a hidden cistern dual flush WC.

Garage, utility, & walkway

A large superbly presented and equipped double garage features a resin floor, white-washed walls and ceiling, and with ample space to the rear for workbenches. Fitted with high quality commercial lighting, remote controlled double garage door and a loft hatch giving access to a substantial loft space providing great storage.Between the garage and the house an oak framed and covered walk-way with oak and glazed doors to either end provides a weather protected link between the house and garage, and access onto the front and rear gardens, and the utility room. The utility room is set at the rear of the garage and has a range of base and wall units with wood effect worktops over incorporating a sink and with ample space for washing machines, tumble drier fridges and freezers.


The property is approached by a pair of remote controlled timber gates onto a tarmacadam drive providing parking for four or five vehicles. To the side of the property there is a substantial lawned garden leading round to the back of the house with well stocked borders, and housing a chalet style summerhouse with power outlets (could be used as a studio / home office) and a more traditional large timber shed. In turn the gardens then run along a hedged boundary and with feature raised beds and lawned areas, return past a stone flagged patio ( from the living room ) to further side gardens and up to the Orangery. All in all, substantial gardens, very well maintained and stocked, and offering a good level of privacy.


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