At the time when more and more families are needing to care for loved ones during old age, the common practice is to sell one of the family homes to fund an annexe. Sadly, not all homes have the space or even the correct planning permission to do this.
A second option is to sell both houses and combine equities to purchase a project home. Here are a selection of top homes across Doncaster and Sheffield for just this purpose.
8 Aintree Close, Cusworth priced offers in excess of £200,000
This beautifully presented and larger than average five bedroom extended detached family home is ideal for a family looking for additional space in the popular location of Cusworth. Benefiting from a garage conversion which has added an additional ground floor bedroom and wet-room style shower room, this property is ideal for a family with a dependent relative or family member desiring separate living accommodation n the ground floor with private access.
22 Church Lane - huge barn conversion with potential and downstairs bedroom with en-suite
This unique and spacious barn conversion is set over three floors and offers a large amount of living accommodation in the popular location of Barnby Dun. Featuring four good sized bedrooms, with the option to use the downstairs sitting room as a bedroom and en-suite shower room. To the ground floor there is an integral garage which has the potential for use as a workshop or playroom, with separate studio area.
58 New Station Road, Bolsover is ideal for co-habiting.
Offered for sale with no upward chain is this deceptively spacious split level detached property which enjoys panoramic views over the local countryside. The ground floor accommodation comprises of a modern fitted kitchen/diner, lounge with far reaching views, three bedrooms and bathroom. The lower floor has a bedroom, dressing room, guest room, en-suite shower room with another kitchen/diner and family room ideal for two families.
Hollytree House, The Hollies, Blyth, Worksop, S81 8FJ
Built in 1979, this one off bespoke detached family sized home, with the added benefit of an Annex, is ideal for co-living. The property is located near the centre of Blyth Village close to the local primary school, post office, pubs, restaurants and the A1. The accommodation comprises of main entrance hall, cloak room, living room, dining room, study, kitchen / breakfast room, utility, integral double garage, annex main entrance, annex shower room, annex living room, annex kitchen, extensive gardens and off road parking with gated drive.