Property details | 5 BedroomDetached | Pastures House, Scouthead, Saddleworth

For Sale • £ 1,200,000 • 5 bedrooms detached

  • Detached Georgian House (1805)
  • Five bedrooms
  • 3.5 hectares of land & pond
  • Outbuilding with fitness room and cinema room
  • Detached double garage
  • Electric access with gate
  • Saddleworth’s best prospects
  • No further chain
  • Original period features everywhere
  • Energy efficiency class E.

Pastures House has undergone an extensive renovation program by the current owners and is a sizeable property with approximately 3.5 hectares of land and an outbuilding. Set in large grounds with parking for over 10 cars, the house has some of the best views in Saddleworth all the way to the Peak District. Just some of the renovations carried out by the owners include a new roof, new wiring, new double glazing, new imprinted driveway, landscaping and electric gate to name a few.

The Pastures House dates back to 1805 and still has original features such as ceiling niches, high ceilings, shutters and stairs.

Internally consisting of entrance hall, living room, living room, bedroom, kitchen, dining room, utility room, study and toilet on the ground floor. A basement has two useful rooms for additional storage space. The landing on the first floor leads to four double rooms, bathroom and toilet. All bedrooms are equipped with wardrobes.

The property also has a particularly versatile space thanks to an extension. In the current layout there is a fitness room, an office, a bar and a cinema room.

There are plenty of parking spaces. There is a double garage, which is supplied with electricity, is lit and heated via an electric storage heater and is accessible via double-glazed folding doors.

There is a wide range of outdoor areas to choose from and this is a mix of artificial grass at the front, a paved wooden gazebo and approximately 3.5 acres of land. This leads down to a fisherman’s hut that is fed by a spring and has a drain to make sure it doesn’t overflow.

ENTRANCE LOBBY Access is via an entrance door made of composite material and with an original entrance porch with tiled floor and stained glass.

HALL With ornate radiators, alcoves from the period, large stairs to the first floor.

SALON 14’9 “x 14’7” (4.50mx 4.45m) Features stove and surround, double aspect sliding double glazed windows with original shutters, carpeting, two ornate radiators.

SITTING / EATING ROOM 16’8 “x 14’7” (5.10mx 4.45m) With a niche full of character, double-glazed sliding windows with double glazing and original shutters, two ornate radiators, stove and surround.

Toilet Consists of a modern, low toilet, hand basin, tiled walls and floor.

KITCHEN 19’9 “x 15’10” (6.04mx 4.85m Max.) Fitted with a range of wall and base cabinets, coordinated countertops, range style range-style hob and hood, back wall tiles, built-in dishwasher, sink, space for American fridge / freezer, ornate vertical radiators, sturdy composite door.

EAT ROOM 21’3 “x 7’11” (6.50mx 2.42m) With double-glazed sliding windows and double-glazed French doors with far-reaching views.

STUDY 13 ‘4 “x 10’ 2” (4.08m x 3.11m) With composite door, double-glazed sliding windows, decorated radiator.

USEFULNESS ROOM 10’8 “x 5’2” (3.27 x 1.59 m) With tiled floor, decorated radiator, double-glazed sliding window.

BEDROOM 15’5 “x 12’1” (4.70mx 3.70m) Fitted with carpeting, fitted wardrobes and furniture, ornate radiators, double-glazed sliding windows and antique shutters.


BASEMENT, CELLAR ROOM 1 14’11 “x 14’6” (4.57 x 4.44 m) With plumbing for washing machine, water supply, electricity, lighting, radiators, boiler cabinet.

BASEMENT, CELLAR ROOM 2 9 ‘6 “x 8’ 0” (2.90m x 2.46m)

FIRST FLOOR LANDING With floor-to-ceiling windows and a vertical radiator.

Toilet With a low toilet, tiled walls and floor, and opaque window.

BEDROOM 4.37mx 4.05m (4.37mx 4.05m) With carpeting, ornate radiators, built-in wardrobes, double-glazed sliding windows and original shutters, access to the attic.

BEDROOM 15’5 “x 14’1” (4.70mx 4.31m) With carpeted floors, ornate radiators, built-in wardrobes, double-glazed sliding windows and antique shutters.

BEDROOM 15’7 “x 14’9” (4.77mx 4.52m) With double-glazed sliding windows, original shutters, ornate radiators, far-reaching views, carpeting and built-in wardrobes.

BEDROOM 16’9 “x 12’7” (5.12mx 3.86m) With built-in wardrobes and drawers, double-glazed sliding windows with double glazing with far-reaching views and original shutters, carpeting, two vertical radiators.

BATHROOM 10’1 “x 7’11” (3.09m x 2.42m) Equipped with a walk-in rain shower, hand basin, heated towel rail, free-standing bathtub with shower attachment with a wonderful view, integrated TV, tiled walls and floor, double-glazed sliding window.


FITNESS STUDIO 40’3 “x 17’6” (12.28mx 5.35m) Access via double glazed French doors and with electric Velux roof windows, lighting, electricity and included in the sale is a Michael Phelps endless pool and hot tub.

OFFICE 20’7 “x 17’8” (6.29mx 5.41m) This versatile space is accessible via French doors and offers a range of uses and features telephone connection, electricity, lighting and Velux roof windows.

BAR 18’3 “x 15’9” (5.57mx 4.81m) Another versatile space accessible through French doors and equipped with two useful storage cupboards.

MOVIE THEATER ROOM 20’8 “x 17’7” (6.30mx 5.36m Max.) Equipped with carpeting, Velux roof windows with blackout blinds.

DOUBLE GARAGE 21’9 “x 21’5” (6.65m x 6.55m) This double garage is accessible via double-glazed double folding doors and offers lighting, electricity and electrical storage heating.

STABLES The stable block has electricity, lighting and heating using liquid gas.

OUTSIDE Access to the property is via remote controlled electric double gates. The driveway leads down to the house and a recently installed large curved driveway with imprint blocks around all sides of the house. There is more than enough parking space for the whole house along with the guests.

There is an artificial turf area to the front of the property, which is surrounded by patio areas and border fences and full grown conifers that provide privacy from the street. More mature flora can be found on the way to the front of the house.

At the rear there is a recently installed wooden gazebo that maximizes the excellent views. There is a side path that leads to 3.5 acres of land that is within the property line. This land leads down to a fisherman’s hut and a small wooded area at the other end of the property. From all sides and from behind you can enjoy sweeping views of Saddleworth, Pennine Hills, Hartshead Pike and, on clear days, the Peak District and Cheshire.

ADDITIONALLY INFORMATION TENURE: Freehold lawyer to confirm details.


Viewing Arrangements: Strictly by arrangement with the agents.

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