7th Mar 2020
7th Mar 2020
- Type: Detached house
- Bedrooms: 0
- Listing status: sale
- Country: England
Available due to relocation a substantial country property and separate Coach House currently used as office headquarters with planning consent for a residential propertyLocation
Hoober House enjoys an enviable location originally set within the Wentworth Estate and set within easy reach of the M1 motorway at junction 35, approx 5 miles and Sheffield, together with a wide range of regional and national centres.
The Fitzwilliam Wentworth Estate is located close by and around the property and Wentworth Woodhouse which sits close by within the Estate is mentioned in Nikolaus Pevsner’s ‘The Buildings of England’ as one of England’s greatest and most remarkable houses. It has a celebrated and ambitious Palladian façade extending to over 600ft and famous for being the longest front of any English country house.
The Estate and the village offer outstanding architectural buildings and there are a number of follies and monuments in the surrounding area including Hoober Stand, a 30m high Grade II Listed building set on the ridge nearby to Hoober House and constructed in the mid-18th Century.Description
Hoober House is a fine period stone built detached residence
currently used as a headquarters offices and together with the
refurbished coach house now benefits from planning consent for change of use back to a residential property.
Originally part of the renowned Fitzwilliam Wentworth Estate, the property sits in a semi-elevated position with glorious west facing views across the adjoining Wentworth Estate.
Built as the Dower House for the principal historic residence of
Wentworth Woodhouse, this is an opportunity either to continue the commercial use the property now enjoys or to restore the house back to family occupation with the ability to create additional accommodation within the substantial detached coach house as leisure facilities, continued use as office or additional residential accommodation.
Glorious private mature grounds and gardens, approx. 5.25 acres or thereabouts.
Square Footage: 14440 sq ft
Acreage: 5.25 Acres
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