Bridge End Cottage, Glusburn, BD20 8DP





Bridge End Cottage, Glusburn, BD20 8DP


Substantially constructed in cut and dressed Yorkshire stonework and a heavy Grey slate roof, this interesting property originally formed part of a traditional farmstead which is pleasantly located on the edge of the village where it stands amidst beautiful landscaped gardens and enjoys a wonderful uninterrupted south facing aspect over open fields and countryside with views towards Cowling Pinnacle.

Full of charm and character with attractive beamed ceilings & mullioned windows and presented to a noticeably high standard throughout, the significantly extended family home covers approximately 2200 square feet briefly comprising to the ground floor: a Sun Room, through Living Kitchen, Sitting Room with a multi fuel stove, Living Room with Bi-fold doors, a Utility & Cloakroom and a Study; having a House Bathroom and 4 well proportioned Bedrooms to the first floor (the  master having a lovely vaulted ceiling and a large En-Suite Shower Room).

Glusburn is a well respected village within the Aire Valley, known for having a popular primary school and lovely scenic walks, with Cross Hills offering a wider variety of amenities including the highly acclaimed South Craven Secondary School and nearby Steeton & Silsden train station providing a regular service to the larger business centre’s of Skipton, Keighley, Leeds & Bradford.

Also having excellent parking and a substantial Double Garage, the accommodation in more detail comprises:


Glazed uPVC French doors to:

SUN ROOM: 18’5” x 12’9” (L-shaped) a lovely light and airy room with multiple windows, attractive Victorian style tiled floor, coved ceiling, traditional radiator, 2 wall light points, fitted store cupboards with seat over and part glazed inner doors to:

DINING KITCHEN: 20’6” x 11’5” a lovely through room with a range of cream gloss wall and base units with under lighting and worktops over incorporating composite sink unit and drainer, contemporary 4 ring electric hob with stainless steel extractor over, oven and grill, space and plumbing for an American fridge/freezer, integrated dishwasher, cupboard housing a new Baxi combination boiler (with 9 years warranty), part tiled walls, deep tiled window sill, tiled flooring, ceiling downlights, exposed beams and a DINING AREA with matching flooring and a lovely battened door leading to the:

SITTING ROOM: 16’3” x 14’3” with matching tiled floor, lovely feature fireplace with multi fuel stove on stone hearth with stone surround & lintel, attractive arched recess to one side, exposed beams, traditional radiator, TV & telephone points and open staircase to the first floor.

UTILITY: 11’6” x 5’6” with matching floor, base units with worktops over incorporating stainless steel sink unit and drainer, washer and dryer plumbing, traditional radiator, part tiled walls, useful deep store cupboard and access to the:

CLOAKROOM: with contrasting black tiled floor, low suite w.c, bracket wash hand basin, tiled walls and ceiling downlights.

LIVING ROOM: 17’11” x 16’10” with Oak wood strip flooring, coal effect gas cast iron stove on flagged hearth with tiled interior, TV & telephone points, radiator cover, glazed bi-fold doors to the patio and majority glazed doors to:

REAR LOBBY: 7’7” x 3’9” with matching flooring, ceiling downlights and part glazed external door to the rear.

STUDY: 8’9” x 5’5” with matching flooring, telephone point and ceiling downlights.


LANDING: 14’9” x 12’9” (L-shape) with ceiling downlights, access to roof void and fitted shelves.

MASTER BEDROOM: 16’10” x 14’11” with feature vaulted ceiling with 2 Velux windows and downlights, TV point and additional mullioned window with superb open views to Cowling Pinnacle.

EN-SUITE: 8’4” x 6’8” with 3 piece suite comprising bath with tiled panel with shower over and glass screen, low suite w.c, feature wide table top sink with cupboards under and large wall mirror, tiled floor, part tiled walls, chrome ladder radiator, ceiling downlights, extractor fan and uPVC window with frosted glass.

DRESSING ROOM: 8’1” x 6’9” with range of fitted open wardrobes with hanging rails and shelves.

BEDROOM 2: 13’5” x 11’9” with access to the roof void and mullioned window with deep sill and lovely open view.

HOUSE BATHROOM: 11’2” x 6’2” with 4 piece suite  comprising bath with tiled panel, large corner shower enclosure with sliding doors, low suite w.c, bracket wash hand basin, mirror fronted cabinet with light, chrome ladder radiator, ceiling downlights, extractor fan, fully tiled walls & floor and 2 uPVC windows with frosted glass and deep tiled sills.

BEDROOM 3: 13’3” x 7’2”.

BEDROOM 4: 7’9” x 14’11” (inclusive of fitted wardrobes also housing a pressurised water cylinder) with mullioned window with lovely views (currently used as a study).


A double width cobbled & flagged driveway provides excellent on-site parking and gives access to an adjoining DOUBLE GARAGE: 19’6” x 18’0” with power & light and an electric roller-shutter door.

The gardens are a most attractive feature and are laid down to a lawned foregarden, a circular ornamental pond and shaped flower borders containing a variety of mature shrubs and plants.  There is also a spacious flagged patio; the whole being enclosed by drystone walls with attractive half moon tops.

The house itself is clad in Virginia Creeper and enjoys a wonderful south facing outlook over open fields and countryside.

SERVICES: Mains gas, water and electricity are connected to the property.  Drainage is to a shared septic tank.  The heating/electrical appliances and any fixtures and fittings included in the sale have not been tested by the Agents and we are therefore unable to offer any guarantees in respect of them.

COUNCIL TAX BAND: Verbal enquiry reveals that this property has been placed in Category F.


TENURE: The property is freehold and vacant possession will be given on completion of the sale. 

VIEWING: Please contact the Selling Agents, Messrs. Wilman and Wilman on telephone 01535-637333 who will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements and supply any further information.

PRICE: £499,950