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Occasionally a property of quite exceptional quality comes to the market and the sale of High Croft provides one of those increasingly rare opportunities. Built approximately 15 years ago to the current owners exacting specification by local builders of high repute, High Croft occupies a commanding position on Linton Lane overlooking the golf course. Linton is one of Wharfedales most sought after and exclusive villages only some ¾ of a mile from the centre of the market town of Wetherby which offers a varied range of everyday facilities. There is also excellent access to Leeds, Harrogate and York with the regions motorway infrastructure within 2 miles for travel further afield. There are most denominations of schools nearby including Leeds Grammar School at Alwoodley and Gateways in Harewood. Mainline railway stations are available in either Leeds or York and provide direct services to London's Kings Cross within 2 hours. Leeds/Bradford International Airport is also approximately 14 miles away with regular domestic and international flights.
High Croft provides spacious and well planned accommodation appointed to an exceptional standard throughout, skilfully designed with family living and entertaining in mind. Developed to the current owners specification with meticulous attention to detail, complemented by luxurious fixtures and fittings including bespoke furniture by Clive Christian in no less than eight of the principal rooms, underfloor heating to the ground and first floor levels and solid oak internal doors. A sophisticated security alarm system has been installed. The ground floor is approached under a pillared entrance porch into a most impressive reception hallway with magnificent oak staircase leading up to a galleried landing and off which is a cloakroom and guest WC. All of the reception rooms are of excellent proportions and include a lovely drawing room with marble fireplace, dining room with French doors opening into the rear garden, sitting room with marble fireplace and living room opening through into a bespoke orangery by Vale Garden Houses. The bespoke breakfast kitchen has a comprehensive range of units by Clive Christian complemented by marble preparation surfaces and large central island with solid mahogany worktop. Integrated appliances include a Falcon professional range cooker, Miele microwave, Siemens dishwasher and Kuppersbusch fridge freezer. There is a matching utility room with Siemens washing machine and dryer adjacent to which is a second cloakroom and a rear hall opening into the garden.
The first floor is centred around a magnificent galleried landing running the full width of the house with balconies to front and rear overlooking the golf course and private gardens respectively. The lovely principal bedroom features fitted furniture and four poster bed by Clive Christian with matching dressing room and an en suite bath/shower room with private access to the sauna. There are then three additional double bedroom suites, a fifth bedroom and a house bath/shower room with sauna. The second floor has a separate gas fired heating system and includes a large snooker room with full sized table and bespoke fitted cocktail bar by Clive Christian with integrated wine fridge. There is also a gymnasium with eaves store cupboard off and a large study/home office with oak fitted furniture and matching desk by Clive Christian. There is a second house bathroom and walk in boiler/airing cupboard.
Outside, the property is approached through double electric entrance gates up a resin driveway with parking areas to the front and rear, the latter providing access to a detached three car garage. An outstanding feature of High Croft are the beautifully tended well stocked landscaped gardens which include a significant private sun terrace to the rear with ornamental ponds and fountain, stone pillared pergola area with hot tub and external audio speakers beyond which is a significant lawned area with flowerbeds and borders and period stone arch feature.
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