Main Street, Askrigg, Leyburn

£500,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A fine Georgian home in the heart of this honey-pot Yorkshire Dales village. The property has many original features including a stone cantilever staircase rising through the the three floors of the main part of the house lit by a long stair window, plus exposed and vaulted ceilings in the rear wing which overlooks a super garden. The property is in excellent condition and well presented throughout and includes a living/dining room, kitchen, snug, five double bedrooms, of which three are en-suite, plus a house shower room. A lovely home, which could also be considered for use as a B&B if desired. Chain Free.

The Apothecary's House

A fine Georgian home in the heart of this honey-pot Yorkshire Dales village. The property has many original features including a stone cantilever staircase rising through the three floors of the main part of the house lit by a long stair window, plus exposed and vaulted ceilings in the rear wing which overlooks a super garden. The property is in excellent condition and well presented throughout and includes a living/dining room, kitchen, snug, five double bedrooms, of which three are en-suite, plus a house shower room. A lovely home, which could also be considered for use as a B&B if desired.

Living/Dining Room

This room is neatly separated into a large dining area and a cosy seating area with engineered oak flooring.The living area has a decorative wooden fire surround with a stone hearth and multi fuel burner set into the recess. From here a door opens through to the inner hall.

Inner Hall

With a stone cantilever staircase rising to all floors of the building with wrought iron balustrades and a wooden handrail. The flooring in here is engineered oak, there are two useful cupboards, one is under the stairs which is quite a good size with a water tank and the other is a shelved cupboard. In addition, there is a slit window to the side elevation with a stone slab sill. From here there is a door opens to the kitchen.

Kitchen

Fitted with a range of wall and floor cupboard units with cream frontage and wooden work surfaces incorporating a stove style cooker with six LPG gas hob burner, double oven and extractor hood above. There is also a Belfast sink and space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine, dishwasher and tumble dryer. There is a feature stone lintel within the kitchen and exposed ceiling beam. From here there are steps rising to the snug and access to the rear lobby.

Sung

A triple aspect room. This room is double height with a gallery above from the first floor and exposed vaulted and beamed ceiling. There are many period features in here including stone lintels and sills, exposed stonework and wooden lintels. The floor in here is engineered oak and there are part wooden panelled walls. From here a door leads to the rear garden.

Rear Lobby/WC

From here there is access to a side yard area where the central heating boiler is located. There is also a WC.

First Floor Landing

A nice square landing with access to three bedrooms. The original paneling decorates the entrance to the front two bedrooms.

En-suite Bedroom One

A large double bedroom with views over to the church, paneling below the windows, decorative fire surround with feature cast iron insert and stone hearth and a shelved alcove. From here there is access to an en-suite shower room with step-in shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC.

En-suite Bedroom Two

With decorative coving around the window opening and wooden paneling below, period fire surround with cast iron feature inset and hearth. From here there is access to an en-suite bathroom with white suite comprising panel bath with shower attachment over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC.

En-suite Bedroom Three

A stunning room with a vaulted and exposed beamed ceiling. A very light, dual aspect room with French doors opening out to a gallery landing overlooking the snug .

The ceiling is vaulted and beamed. The en suite has a step-in shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC.

Second Floor Landing

From here there is access to another two double bedrooms which have original panelling to the entrances, a house shower/WC and two airing cupboards.

Bedroom Four

A double bedroom with window seats and views to the church, period fire surround with cast iron inset and feature open grate.

Bedroom Five

A double bedroom with a period cast iron fire surround and feature open grate.

Shower/WC

With a step-in shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC.

Externally

The Apothecary's House is set back from the main street at Askrigg, opposite the church. The lawn area is officially village green, however, it has always been maintained by the owners.

To the rear of the property are very pleasant gardens with a gravelled seating area immediately outside the snug and retained stone walling with stone steps rising to the garden which is a good size with lawns, a range of shrub and flower bed borders plus seating areas tucked away.

Please note that there is a wrought iron gate allowing access to the gravel patio area immediately outside the snug which could be used for on-site parking if desired.

The Apothecary's House owns the driveway down the side of the property and with rights of way for the neighbours to pass and additional space for parking.

Services

The property is served by oil fired central heating with an external boiler.

Tenure

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

Local Authority and Council Tax Band

Richmondshire District Council.

The property is currently being run as a holiday let and as such is exempt from Council Tax.

Particulars & Photographs

The particulars were written and the photographs taken in September 2020

Viewings

By arrangement with the agents GSC Grays 01969 600120

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