Traditional Farmhouse for contemporary living

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This superb four-bedroom country home has a perfect balance between traditional and contemporary features.

The Farmhouse, Bank End Farm, Bank Lane, Wortley, Sheffield 35, is on the market at £795,000.

It boasts beamed ceilings, mullioned windows, open fireplaces and multi-fuel stoves. But it is fitted with central heating, double glazing, an alarm system and high-spec finish throughout.

The property opens into a reception hall with cloakroom and boiler room.

Both spacious dining room and elegant lounge have feature fireplaces and views over the garden and adjoining fields.

A farmhouse kitchen is fitted with a range of wall and base units in light oak with granite worktops and a matching breakfast island. Integrated appliances include a ceramic hob, built-in oven, fridge, dishwasher and an Aga with two ovens.

There is a utility room, a study, rear entrance lobby and inner-hall with access to a basement cellar.

Stairs rise to a landing off which is a spacious master bedroom with inner hallway and en-suite shower room.

On this level is a second bedroom and a family bathroom with a white suite comprising low-level wc, pedestal basin, panelled bath with shower and heated towel rail.

More stairs rise to a second floor with two further double bedrooms and potential to create en-suite facilities.

The house is in an elevated position, approached via a long driveway and a communal block-paved courtyard.

To the front is a small garden, while the side offers gravelled parking for three cars and a detached double garage.

To the rear are mature gardens with seating areas, shaped lawns and striking views over adjoining countryside.

There is also a 2.5-acre grazing paddock with stone wall and water supply.

Details: Blenheim Park Estates, Rotherham (0114) 358 2020