LOVINGLY updated and beautifully decorated, this characterful stone-built home is the epitome of a stylish country property for buyers who want to enjoy the quieter pace of life in a village yet be at its heart.

Briefly its ground floor accommodation comprises an inviting living room with exposed beamed ceiling, a stone chimney and hearth housing a multi-fuel stove and two original stripped pine shelved cupboards which provide ample storage; the country style kitchen boasting solid Maple floor units with granite worktops, an oil burning Aga, beamed ceilings and a natural flagged Yorkshire stone floor; a fabulous family room extension with slate floor, underfloor heating, larder cupboard, large atrium roof and bi-fold doors into the rear garden.

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Upstairs on the first floor are the family bathroom and two double bedrooms, while the second floor is home to the master suite with a beamed ceiling, a feature fireplace and a newly fitted luxurious en-suite shower room.

The rear garden is private and slightly elevated from the neighbouring property. It is home to a slate patio and steps which match the flooring in the family room and lead to a lawned area with attractive shrub borders. The garden is enclosed in stone walling with a further patio area at the far end.

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A stone-built garage with workshop is located to the rear of the property. Planning permission and listed building consent has been granted for a partial conversion of this space to include a home office with access door via the rear garden.

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The property is situated in Osmotherley, a village which enjoys a beautiful setting within the North Yorkshire Moors National Park yet is within easy reach of trunk roads and the mainline train station in nearby Northallerton for those who commute.

It is on the market at a guide price of £425,000.

For more information or to arrange a viewing, please contact YoungsRPS's Northallerton office on 01609-773004.