The Holme, Hawes


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 8
Luxury B&B with excellent facilities in a superb setting, ideal for those looking to escape to the country with a live/work option.

Loxley House

Loxley House represents the ideal opportunity for those looking to escape to the country and have a lovely private home alongside an excellent business. It is set just on the edge of Hawes with the benefit of stunning views from the balcony and garden rooms, and yet is within walking distance of the town centre with all the local facilities on hand.

The accommodation is arranged over three storeys, with a two-storey wing making up the owners accommodation. To the lower ground floor are three, en-suite guest garden rooms with their own entrances, a store and the boiler room. To the ground floor are the main entrances to both owner and guest spaces, the owners living room and kitchen, the guests dining room with balcony access and another guest bedroom, also with its own entrance. To the first floor is a combination of guest and owner s accommodation linked internally.

The arrangement, and flow of the accommodation is excellent and offers a variety of ways to use a couple of the rooms. As the majority of guest bedrooms have their own entrances, guests are able to come and go easily. Every part of this property is in excellent order and the set up for this business is exceptional with every detail considered.

Situation and Amenities

Loxley House is in Wensleydale and is the heart of The Yorkshire Dales National Park. It is within walking distance of Hawes town centre with many pubs, shops and local attractions on the doorstep.

Hawes is a highly desirable tourist location with plenty of walking and cycling for the outdoor enthusiast. For those wishing to visit attractions, these include Aysgarth Falls, the Wensleydale Creamery, White Scar Caves and the Ribblehead Viaduct in relatively close proximity.

Owners Accommodation

The owners have a private entrance hall which provides access to the living room, dining kitchen, interconnecting door to guests entrance hall, utility room, laundry room and a staircase to the first floor landing. The living room is a very pleasant, dual aspect room with French doors opening to the balcony and fantastic countryside views. There is a log burner set on a slate hearth with wooden lintel above. The dining kitchen is a spacious room with plenty of space for a dining table and chairs and French doors opening out to the private terrace with well stocked flower beds and a covered pathway leading down to the lower garden. The kitchen is well equipped with a good range of wall and floor cupboards with granite work surfaces incorporating electric oven, microwave, plate warmer, fridge and an island unit with an induction hob and extractor hood above. To the first floor there is a landing area which is used as office space, and from here there is access to the master bedroom suite, a second bedroom and the house bathroom/WC. In addition, there is access to a potential sixth letting room or this could be used for further family accommodation if desired. The master bedroom suite is a very large room with built-in wardrobes and an en-suite shower room. The house bathroom is equipped with a panel bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC.

B & B Accommodation

The entrance hall provides access to the guests dining room, a cloakroom/WC and an en-suite guest bedroom number one which is a double room with large picture window looking over the garden and onto the fells. The dining room has excellent views over the garden and countryside beyond and has a door opening to the balcony. To the lower ground floor there are three double en-suite guest bedrooms, all of which have French doors opening directly to the garden. In addition, there is an entrance hall which provides access to all three of these bedrooms. There are another two double en-suite bedrooms, on the first floor, accessed from a hall from the car parking area.


The property sits in good sized plot with plenty of parking and access to a double garage. The garage is used both for car storage but is also handy for guests who are attending with bikes and motorbikes. There is a wide stone terrace which runs round to the back of the property with a covered porch area leading to the residents entrance hall. This continues to wrap round the building with a private terrace and patio garden which is accessed from the dining kitchen and there is also a covered pedestrian path for the owners to walk down to the gardens. The gardens are walled and have lawns and wide, shallow stone flagged steps leading up to the parking area. In addition, there is a workshop and store and a

boiler room.


The property is served by oil fired central heating.


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

Wayleaves, Easements and Rights of Way

Loxley House is sold subject to, and with, the benefit of existing rights of way, whether public or private, light, drainage, water and electricity supplies and all other rights, obligations, easements, quasi-easements and all wayleaves or covenants whether disclosed or not.

Local Authority, Council Tax Band, Business Rate &

Richmondshire District Council. Tel: 01748 829100.

The residential part of Loxley House is banded A. Loxley House has a Rateable Value of £7300 based on six letting rooms. This is not the amount that it paid. Accounts are available on request.


By arrangement with the agents GSC Grays 01969 600120

Particulars and Photographs

Particulars were written and photographs taken September 2020

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