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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Wansford, East Yorkshire, YO25


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Family Home
  • Individually Designed
  • Picturesque Gardens
  • Versatile Accommodation
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Double Garage
  • Viewing Recommended

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An individually designed and built substantial detached family residence standing in large picturesque gardens surrounded by mature trees and beautiful picturesque waterway. This substantial home extends to in excess of 2500 square feet and offers particularly versatile accommodation with up to 4 bedrooms and 3 reception rooms as well as a breakfast kitchen, utility room and detached double garage. The outstanding location of Mill Croft is unrivaled in its picturesque quality however it can only be fully appreciated by undertaking a detailed internal inspection of the house and walk around the outstanding surrounding gardens and land.


Wansford is a small residential village located some 3 miles east of the market town of Driffield and is very well known locally for its canal picturesque setting and its public house/restaurant. The East Yorkshire coast is readily accessible by road and excellent train facilities are available within the villages of Nafferton and Cranswick which also offer a wide range of shopping amenities and leisure facilities.

The Accommodation Comprises

Ground Floor

Storm Porch

PVCu door and windows, opening into:-

Entrance Hall

With ceiling coving, wall light points, three radiators, PVCu sealed unit double glazed window and patio doors to south facing garden terrace.


A very good sized cloakroom which would convert to provide shower room if required, presently offering pedestal wash basin with low level WC, radiator, ceiling coving and roof space access.

Living Room

6.96m(22'10'') x 4.93m(16'2'')

With contemporary timber fireplace having granite effect inset and hearth and living flame gas fire (fuelled by bottled gas) PVCu sealed unit double glazed windows to two elevations, three of which are large sliding windows opening onto the south facing garden terrace, t.v. aerial point, ceiling coving and two radiators. Double doors to dining room.

Dining Room

4.80m(15'9'') x 4.09m(13'5'')

An extremely individual and attractive room, decorated in the style of a Mediterranean villa having large sliding window, detailed ceiling cornice and radiator.

Sitting Room

4.57m(15'0'') x 3.66m(12'0'')

Having large sliding windows to south facing garden incorporating oak effect panelling with Delft rack, t.v. aerial point and double radiator.

Breakfast Kitchen

5.89m(19'4'') x 3.15m(10'4'')

Offering an extensive range of oak effect base and eye level units with twin bowl sink unit, integrated fridge and plumbing for dishwasher, built in double oven, four ring ceramic hob with extractor canopy over, patio doors to the garden and PVCu sealed unit double glazed window, two radiators, ceiling coving and television aerial point.

Rear Porch

Built In Cloak Cupboard

Utility Room

3.53m(11'7'') x 1.91m(6'3'')

Fitted base and eye level cupboards with circular sink unit, oil fire central heating boiler, plumbing for automatic washing machine, roof space access and PVCu sealed unit double glazed window.

Bedroom 4

4.39m(14'5'') x 3.66m(12'0'')

Having large sliding windows to south facing garden, t.v. aerial point, ceiling coving and radiator. This room could easily be incorporated along with the cloakroom to provide a further guests bedroom with en-suite facility.

First Floor Landing

Having large airing cupboard housing pressurised water cylinder, patio doors to attractive balcony overlooking garden, double radiator and ceiling coving.

Master Bedroom

6.25m(20'6'') x 4.57m(15'0'')

A wonderfully spacious room having PVCu sealed unit double glazed windows to two elevations, offering substantial walk in wardrobe, t.v. aerial point, ceiling coving, double radiator and a range of fitted wardrobes.

En-Suite Bathroom

Panelled bath with shower over, wash basin and low level WC, part tiled walls, PVCu sealed unit double glazed window and radiator.

Bedroom 2

4.11m(13'6'') x 4.04m(13'3'')

Double Bedroom with ceiling coving, PVCu sealed unit double glazed windows, t.v. aerial point, built-in wardrobe, radiator and interconnecting door to the family bathroom.

Bedroom 3

4.11m(13'6'') x 2.82m(9'3'')

Double Bedroom with PVCu sealed unit double glazed window, t.v. aerial point, ceiling coving and radiator.

Family Bathroom

2.79m(9'2'') x 2.01m(6'7'')

Panelled bath, wash basin and low level WC, part tiled walls, PVCu sealed unit double glazed window and radiator.


The property stands on a totally secluded stunning plot with extensive gardens surrounded by mature trees and is approached by a wrought iron gate leading to an extensive parking area. To the front of the property is a most attractive paved terrace with feature lighting and electric powered awning having two infra-red heaters which extend the usability of this lovely sitting area which overlooks the stunning gardens. The gardens are bordered on two sides by the Mill Stream and immediately to the rear of the property steps lead down to a small terrace along side the Mill Stream providing a perfect place to sit and relax. This area is visited by an abundance of wildlife including a variety of birds including kingfishers, ducks and waterbirds and even deer. A further substantial attraction is the 4.5 acre paddock located to the north of the main residence which would offer a wonderful opportunity for anyone with an equestrian interest.


The property benefits from a detached double garage having electric remote operated up and over door with light and power laid on, situated within an enclosed courtyard with a decked area.

Paddock Land

Terrace Area

Agents Note

The house and land being offered for sale is more clearly shown outlined on the Land Registry copy title plan attached to these particulars. There is a further area of paddock land shown hatched on the attached plan No. 2 and the owners will transfer SUCH ESTATE RIGHT AND TITLE as they may have in the land to any prospective purchaser at no additional cost.


Mains water and electricity are connected to the property. Drainage is to a septic tank. The fire in the living room is fuelled from bottled gas. The property also benefits from a comprehensive burglar alarm system.

Central Heating

The property benefits from oil fired central heating system.

Double Glazing

The property boasts uPVC Sealed Unit Double Glazing throughout.


We believe the tenure of the property to be Freehold (to be confirmed by the vendor's solicitor).


Contact the agents Driffield office on 01377 255133 for prior appointment to view.

Financial Services

Quick & Clarke are pleased to be able to offer independent advice regarding mortgages and further details can be obtained by contacting our Driffield office on 01377 255133. Independent advice will be given by a qualified financial services consultant and written quotations are available upon request. This could save you time and money when searching for the most competitive deals. Our mortgage adviser has access to every lending scheme currently available through a computerised sourcing system.


The mention of any appliances and/or services within these sales particulars does not imply they are in full and efficient working order.
All measurements are approximate and for guidance only
Quick & Clarke for themselves and the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are give notice that these particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract.
Whilst we endeavour to make our sales details accurate and reliable, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the information. Do so, particularly if contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
NB Floor plan sketches, where supplied, are not to scale, are provided for general reference only and do not represent exact plans.

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Added on Rightmove:
23 June 2011


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