Hunton, Bedale


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  • Bedrooms: 4
Thornfield House is a Grade II Listed double fronted period house in this much sought after village with very pleasant gardens and a garage. The property is L-shaped in foot print and offers deceptively spacious accommodation with an open plan living/dining kitchen, a separate living room, utility room, large workshop/utility, four bedrooms, three of which are large double bedrooms and a house bathroom/WC. In addition there is a really useful attic space which is boarded out for storage and runs the full length of the property. The property offers great family living accommodation in this well situated village.


Hunton is a picturesque and sought after village at the foot of Wensleydale. It is noted for its attractive centre with playing fields, primary school, public house - the Countryman's Inn and village hall facilities. The village has a vibrant community and hosts regular activities as well as one off events. The thriving market town of Leyburn is around 5 miles away and has a weekly market, several hotels, restaurants, public houses and many speciality shops. There are secondary schools in Leyburn, Bedale and Richmond. Bedale and Richmond are both approximately 6 miles away. The A1(M) is within good reach following the A1(M) upgrade with an access point at Colburn around 6 miles away.


With useful cloaks rail, meter cupboard and mat well. A door from here leads through into the living dining room.


With an exposed beamed ceiling and sash windows overlooking the front gardens to the village beyond. LPG stove set within a chimney breast recess with brick surround and wooden lintel above. From here there is a cottage style ledged and battened door with wrought iron door furniture leading to the inner hallway and french doors with stained and leaded insets leading through to the living room. An opening with a step-up leads directly through to the kitchen.


With feature beamed ceiling. Range of solid wood fitted wall and floor cupboard units with an off white frontage and solid wood work surfaces incorporating an inset double bowl, single drainer sink unit, dishwasher and open shelving. From here a cottage style ledged and battened door leads through to a rear lobby.


With stone mullion windows, useful shelving and a door leading through to the back garden.


With an exposed ceiling beam, sash windows overlooking the front garden to the village beyond, sandstone fire surround with log burner set to an elevated stone hearth, niche with wooden lintel above, a range of fitted bookcases and cupboards to one wall, stripped wooden floorboards.


Stone staircase leading to the first floor accommodation, under stairs storage cupboard. From here there is access through to the walk-in larder and the utility room and WC.


Built-in wall and floor cupboard units to one wall, tiled floor, space for full height fridge and freezer. From here a door opens through to the utility room.

Utility room

Fitted with wall and floor cupboard units with an inset double drainer sink unit, plumbed for automatic washing machine, stable door leading to the rear garden, storage cupboard off. From here there is a door opening through to a ground floor cloakroom/WC.


With a white suite comprising low level WC and bracket wash hand basin.


There is a half landing with stone steps which splits off with one set leading to bedroom three and the other set leading to the rest of the first floor accommodation.


With lovely views over the front garden to the village beyond, exposed ceiling beam, built-in wardrobes to two alcoves, stripped wooden floor boards.


With an exposed beamed ceiling, lovely views from the sash windows to the village beyond. From here there is a door leading to a staircase to the attic space.


With vaulted and beamed ceiling and lighting.


A single bedroom which is currently used as a study with a velux roof light.


Fitted in a white suite with a wooden panel bath, step-in shower cubicle with rain shower head, pedestal hand wash basin and low level WC. There is a cupboard off which houses an LPG combi boiler and exposed timber to the ceiling.


A very pleasant dual aspect room with views over the rear gardens and a vaulted ceiling.


The front garden has wrought iron balustrades and a gate leading through to a central stone path leading to the front door with well stocked flower beds and flags to each side.

To the rear of the property there is a courtyard area with a log store and steps leading up to an elevated stone patio area, this is accessible from the rear lobby and the utility room. The patio area has raised stone flower beds around its perimeter which is well stocked with steps leading up to the main garden. This is walled on all sides and comprises lawns, shrub beds, mature trees, timber and glass greenhouse, garden shed, stone garden store, timber summerhouse and a range of small raised vegetable beds. There is a wooden gate opening through to a gravelled area which has a pedestrian access down to the garage as well as vehicular right of way.


The garage is a stone built garage with a stone roof and double opening wooden doors. The garage has power and lighting and is currently used as a store with insulated walls.


The property is believed to be freehold with vacant possession on completion.


Richmondshire Disctrict Council. Tel: 01748 829100. The property is banded D.


The property is served by LPG central heating.


The particulars were written and the photographs taken in September 2019


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1. These particulars are a general guide only and do not form any part of any offer or contract.

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