Topcliffe Road, Sowerby, Thirsk

£399,995

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
This exceptional four bedroom family home is located in a prime location being close to the market town of Thirsk and has been extended to accommodate for today's modern living and also original elements have been restored giving a mix of contemporary and traditional. The home dates from the late 1800's and stands in a prominent position opposite the well respected primary schools. With ample off road parking and garaging, we urge those in a position to proceed to contact the office.

The village of Sowerby

The village of Sowerby links with Thirsk, but retains its own identity and is set in the heart of 'Herriot country', gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park to the west and the North Yorkshire Moors National Park to the east. Thirsk is also the Darrowby of the late 'James Herriot' (Alf Wight), famous vet and author. On Front Street, which is the main road through the village, an avenue lined with trees, are an old timbered house and the historical village church, and over Cod Beck at the southern end is an old pack horse bridge. Local facilities include the reputable Fantino's restaurant, a public house and a nursing home. There are two schools in Sowerby -Thirsk School on Topcliffe Road, and also a primary school. The village is within easy access of the A19/A168 for commuting both north to Teesside and south to York.

The market town of Thirsk

Thirsk is ideally placed for those who enjoy country pursuits and together with a popular race course, excellent golfing facilities and myriad opportunities for individual and team sports, it offers a charming environment in which to live. It is situated in the heart of 'Herriot country', between the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors National Parks.

The thriving market town of Thirsk is conveniently located for easy access by road to:

The Spa town of Harrogate (22 miles)

Historic York (21 Miles)

Leeds ( 30 Miles) and

Teesside (23 Miles)

Thirsk has the following excellent rail connections:

Trans Pennine Express to York, Leeds and Manchester

and the Grand Central Train line giving direct access to

London Kings Cross in under 2 hours.

Property Description

This exceptional family home is located in a prime location being close to the market town of Thirsk and has been extended to accommodate for today's modern living and also original elements have been restored giving a mix of contemporary and traditional. The home dates from the 1920's and stands in a prominent position opposite the well respected primary schools. With ample off road parking and garaging, we urge those in a position to proceed to contact the office.

On entry to the home you are welcomed by a large reception hall which has doors to the the living room, dining room kitchen and also the utility / cloak room. The grand staircase leads to the first floor accommodation. The formal living room still retains and open fire and also a large bay to the front elevation ensures ample natural light. The dining room again boasts an open fire with an ornate surround and double doors which open to the gardens. The current vendors have expressed that this room has also been utilised as a secondary sitting room on occasions providing additional living space and entertainment for extended families.

Fitted by a reputable local firm, the kitchen offers excellent work space and is fitted with a host of appliances which are included in a full price offer. There is also a window to the side elevation, breakfast bar and two steps down to the family lounge.

The family lounge is the hub of this home and only an internal visit will one appreciate the size and layout. Having under floor heating and doors to the gardens, this may be an ideal entertaining area. There are also further windows to the south west elevation.

Also to the ground floor there is the utility and also cloak room combined which makes the most of this area. In addition, there is also a side door and window.

The first floor landing has doors to the four bedrooms and bathreoom. There is also a side window allowing natueral light in and access to the large loft area via a persponnal hatch.

Being located above the family lounge, this impressive master bedroom has three windows to the south west elevation, there is also a walk in robe. Having a direct access to the family bathroom via a door, it was illustrated by the vendors that an en suite could be placed in the room with little works required. With a further two double bedrooms and large single bedroom, there is ample living space to the first floor.

The contemporary bathroom comprises of a free standing bath, step in double shower area, w.c. and pedestal sink. There is are also two windows and doors which lead to the the landing and also master bedroom.

Externally to the front elevation, there is a mature hedge and extended brick drive and turning bay which leads to the detached garage. There is also a manageable lawn garden with borders. The rear gardens have been designed for both entertaining and ease as there is a large decked seating area accessed from the dining room which steps down to the lawn garden. To the rear of the garden there is a further seating area under cover. The key areas of this garden have lighting installed. Also noted is a ramp, from the driveway, leading to a large double skinned timber store which has double entry doors and may be ideal for further storage, home office or garaging.

Disclaimer

We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are travelling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.The copyright and all other intellectual property rights in this Site and marketing material ( trade marks, service marks, trading names, text, graphics, code, files and links) belong to Luke Miller & Associates. All rights are reserved.

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