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5 bedroom detached house for sale

North Street, Nafferton, Driffield, East Yorkshire

Sold STC £620,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached period property
  • Five reception rooms
  • Five bedrooms
  • Two bathrooms
  • Conservatory
  • Set in mature gardens
  • Approx one acre
  • Double garage
  • Popular village
  • EER - F(21)

Full description


Description - This elegant late Georgian property has been tastefully maintained and updated by the current owner to provide well proportioned accommodation that is hard to find in this region. Westwood House offers spacious family accommodation that retains many original features and is presented in a gracious manner.

Many improvements have been carried out in recent years including re-roofing, re-fitting of the kitchen, tanking (damp proofing) to the cellar and the addition of a tastefully designed conservatory that brings the house and garden together beautifully. The property sits well on its mature and private plot of approximately one acre, set back from North Street behind a circular gravel drive. The gardens are a delightful feature being well maintained and designed to give a stunning backdrop to this fine property.

Location - The village of Nafferton lies to the east of the market town of Driffield in a convenient position for access to the nearby city of Kingston upon Hull and the market towns of Beverley and Malton together with the east coast and its seaside towns of Bridlington and Scarborough.

The sale of this property offers an ideal opportunity to acquire an imposing Georgian residence, situated in a conservation area, within a most convenient and well regarded village.

Entrance Hall - With ornate coving to the ceiling, two radiators, original tiled floor, picture rail, cloakhooks and staircase leading off.

Lounge - 18' x 14'7" (5.49m x 4.45m) - With open fire set in an attractive Adam style fireplace , two matching alcove cupboards with book shelves over, friezed ceiling with ornate coving and rose centre piece, picture rail, two radiators, TV aerial point, telephone point and UHF radio socket. Original shutters to the window.

Dining Room - 18' x 14'7" (5.49m x 4.45m) - With serving hatch to the kitchen, two radiators, picture rail, coving to the ceiling and two featured port hole leaded windows.

Sitting Room - 14'6" x 11'8" (4.42m x 3.56m) - With log burner standing in front of a cast iron fireplace with tiled surround, set within a pine mantelpiece, two radiators, alcove bookshelves, French doors to the garden, inset ceiling spotlights, telephone point, TV aerial point and UHF radio socket. An archway leads to:-

Hallway - With radiator, thermostat for the central heating and arched recess.

Cloakroom - With radiator and a range of lined cupboards. Connecting door to

Wc - With low level WC and vanity wash hand basin with cupboard below.

Drawing Room - 35'9" x 14'8" (10.90m x 4.47m) - With cast iron enclosed gas coal effect burner by Coalbrookdale standing on a tiled hearth and set within an exposed brick chimney breast with two adjacent recesses with fitted cupboards and shelving, three radiators, TV aerial point, UHF radio socket and exposed oak beams to the walls and ceilings, French Doors to the garden.

Kitchen - 14'11" x 12' (4.55m x 3.66m) - Fitted with an extensive range of painted units including base and wall cupboards, drawer unit, granite work surfaces, integrated fridge and freezer, integrated dishwasher, claret gas fired four oven AGA which also provides hot water for domestic use, tiled splashbacks, inset sink with mixer tap and ceramic tiled floor.

Dining Area - 11'8" x 11'7" (3.56m x 3.53m) - With radiator, ceramic tiled floor, door to a lobby leading to the garage and double doors opening to:

Conservatory - 14'7" x 13'4" max (4.45m x 4.06m max) - Constructed with a brick base and African hardwood frame, electric background heating, stone floor and double doors to the garden.

Utility Room - 16'3" x 7'2" (4.95m x 2.18m) - With one and a half bowl single drainer sink with mixer tap and a range of wall and floor units with worktop surfaces, tiled splashbacks, cupboards, drawers, plumbing for automatic washing machine, radiator and double doors to the garden, gas cooker point and vent for the tumble dryer.

Cellar - 14'6 x 18' (4.42m x 5.49m) - The cellar has been tanked and therefore provides dry storage space and houses the gas fired central heating boiler which serves the central heating system and provides a secondary source to the AGA for domestic hot water.

Landing - With loft access point.

Bedroom One - 16'9" x 14'9" (5.11m x 4.50m) - With fitted wardrobes and cupboards, picture rail, coved ceiling, radiator, telephone point, seven wall light points and TV aerial point.

Bedroom Two - 15'9" x 14'9" (4.80m x 4.50m) - With radiator, picture rail, coving to the ceiling, wash hand basin with cupboard under, built-in airing cupboard and a range of built in wardrobes, two wall light points.

Bathroom - With white suite comprising of panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, electric heated towel rail, radiator and shaver socket.

Bedroom Three - 15' x 11'11" (4.57m x 3.63m) - With radiator, wash hand basin with vanity top and drawers beneath, range of built-in wardrobes and cupboards. This bedroom has superb views over the rear garden and open countryside beyond.

Bedroom Four - 15' x 12'1" (4.57m x 3.68m) - With radiator and loft access point. One double wall light point, picture rail, wash hand basin with vanity top and mirror over, range of built-in wardrobes and cupboards.

Bedroom - 12'1" x 11'11" (3.68m x 3.63m) - With range of built-in cupboards with fitted shelving, radiator and one double wall light point.

Bathroom Two - With white suite including shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator, electric heated towel rail and part tiled walls.

Double Garage - 20' x 19'8" (6.10m x 5.99m) - Approached from a large gravel drive and turning circle the garage has a remote operated electric up and over door to the front and a rear up and over door providing access to the rear of the property for garden maintenance etc. Power and light are provided and there is an integral door to the house and personal door to the garden.

Outside - One of the most attractive features of the garden is its seclusion and privacy. To the rear is an extensive area of mature garden which is well stocked with various lawns and borders, rose beds, heathers, conifers, spring flowering bulbs and ornamental trees and shrubs. There is a useful garden shed, dog kennel and outside tap together with outside security lighting.

Services - Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are all connected to the property.

Central Heating - A gas fired boiler provides hot water for radiator central heating. The gas fired four oven AGA is the primary source for heating the domestic hot water with the gas boiler acting as a back up reserve.

Burglar Alarm - A comprehensive burglar alarm system is installed within the property.

Tenure - The property is freehold and offered with the benefit of vacant possession upon completion.

Council Tax - We are verbally informed by the East Riding of Yorkshire Council that the property is listed in Council Tax Band G.

Viewing - Strictly by appointment through the Sole Agents on 01377 241919.

Disclaimer: Dee Atkinson & Harrison for themselves and for 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. No person in the employment of Dee Atkinson & Harrison has any authority to make any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

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