Gatenby, Northallerton, North Yorkshire

£550,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
SUPERB EQUESTRIAN HOME WITH STABLING AND PADDOCKS A five bedroomed detached family home occupying a large site extending to 0.66 acres which directly adjoins two paddocks which extend to just over two acres taking the site to 2.7 acres in total. The property has accommodation extending to 2789 square feet offering versatile accommodation including four reception rooms, two kitchens, five bedrooms, three bathrooms and two staircases. There is plenty of parking space and a very pleasant garden backing onto open fields, a garden room/studio, hot tub and double garage.

SITUATION AND AMENITIES

Situated approximately 5.3 miles from Bedale and around 10.9 miles from Northallerton. Gatenby is well located for commuting to the region being within 1.5 miles of the A1(M).

ENTRANCE HALL

With a staircase leading to the first floor landing. From here there is access to the play room and snug.

SNUG

With views over the front garden, wooden fire surround with brick elevated hearth and feature fire opening. From here there are doors leading to the inner hallway and the living room,

LIVING ROOM

A large triple aspect room with feature exposed beamed ceiling and french doors opening out the front garden. Stone fire surround with raised stone hearth and multi-fuel stove. From here a door leads through to the dining room.

DINING ROOM

With painted feature beamed ceiling, a brick chimney breast with wooden lintel and elevated brick hearth. From here there is a door leading to the inner hallway and an archway through to the breakfast kitchen.

BREAKFAST KITCHEN

A dual aspect room with feature beamed ceiling. Fitted with a range wall and floor cupboard units with white frontage and solid wood surfaces incorporating an integrated dishwasher, a Belfast sink with mixer tap over and matching island unit with breakfast bar area.

There is a spindle staircase leading to the rear landing with understairs storage cupboard and recess. From here a door leads to the rear gardens and a patio area.

INNER HALLWAY

From here there is access to the snug, a large walk-in cloakroom/wc, and an archway leads through to a large utility room.

UTILITY ROOM/SECOND KITCHEN

Fitted with a good range of wall and cupboard units with white gloss frontage and marble effect work surfaces over incorporating inset single drainer sink unit, electric hob, electric oven and extractor hood. There is plumbing and space for an automatic washing machine and a tumble dryer. From here there is a door leading out to the side driveway and an opening leading through to the play room.

PLAY ROOM

A pleasant dual aspect room with views over the front garden and side drive. Exposed beamed ceiling. Useful cupboard space in the window recess.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING

Window with great views to the North. From here there is access to all the first floor accommodation. The landing has a two doors enabling the first floor to be split if necessary leaving two bedrooms and a house bathroom on one side and three bedrooms, an en-suite and shower room to the other side.

BEDROOM

A dual aspect room with views over the front garden and side driveway.

BEDROOM

Exposed beams to the ceiling and lintel. Built in pine wardrobes to one wall, feature cast iron fire surround with grate, walk-in cupboard with fitted desk area and window over the stairwell.

HOUSE BATHROOM/WC

Fitted in a white suite with a free standing roll top bath with claw feet and Victorian style mixer tap and handset, step-in shower cubicle with electric shower, pedestal hand wash basin, low level wc and bidet

SECOND LANDING

This landing is on the same floor as the first landing but can be separated by a door. In this area there are a range of built in cupboards.

BEDROOM

Overlooking the front garden. With a range of fitted wardrobes and dressing table. From here door leads to the en-suite shower room.

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM

Fitted in a white suite with a step-in corner shower cubicle with glass screens, wash hand basin with cupboard below and low level wc.

BEDROOM

This room is a single bedroom and is currently used as a study.

BATHROOM WC

Fitted with a white suite comprising square P- shaped panel bath with glass screen over and electric shower, wash hand basin with cupboards below and low level wc.

WALK-IN ROOM/MINI OFFICE

With a window over the side driveway and a fitted desk area.

BEDROOM

With vaulted ceiling and views over the side driveway. Built in wardrobes. This bedroom opens directly to the top of a second staircase which returns into the breakfast kitchen.

EXTERNALLY

The property occupies a substantial plot of over half an acre which has two driveways. The main drive is accessed via double opening five bar gates into a large gravelled parking area with parking for several vehicles. A step down leads into the front garden which comprises a flagged patio area, lawns and well stocked borders. The french doors from the living room open into this area.

The second drive is accessed via a metal gate from the main road and allows vehicular access to the garaging, stabling and paddocks.

GARDEN AND VEGETABLE GARDEN

There is a super patio just outside the breakfast kitchen for al-fresco dining. From here a walk over the gravel to the main garden which has lawns with well-stocked flower bed borders, patio seating areas, a covered over hot tub and a dividing conifer hedge to the second garden with lawns, mature trees, ornamental pond and a railway platform style of covered over seating area. This garden adjoins the paddocks and has super views over the countryside beyond.

There is also a vegetable garden with raised beds and a greenhouse.

GARDEN ROOM/STUDIO

Sliding patio doors leading onto a flagged patio with trellis edging. This room is currently used an office and there is an offshoot with a storage area.

GARAGING

There is a double garage with two up and over doors plus an open car port alongside.

STABLES AND LAND

Stabling for five horses including three brick stables, a breeze block stable and a timber stable. In addition there is a timber hay store and tack room. These buildings are set around a concrete courtyard area which provided direct access to the paddock land beyond. The land extends to in excess of two acres and is separated into two paddocks.

TENURE

WAYLEAVES, EASEMENTS AND RIGHTS OF WAY

Gatenby Lodge is sold subject to, and, with the benefit of all 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. Notwithstanding, the vendor will reserve the a private right of way down the gravel drive to the north for access to a separate paddock, and will seek to take a metered water and electricity supply from the existing supply.

LOCAL AUTHORITY AND TAX BAND

Richmondshire District Council. Tel: 01748 829100.

The property is banded D.

SERVICES AND OTHER INFORMATION

The property is served by oil fired cental heating and drainage is to a private septic tank.

VIEWINGS

Strictly by arrangement with the agent GSC Grays 01969 600120

PARTICULARS

The particulars were written and photographs taken in September 2019.

Arrange viewing 01969 368025

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