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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Melbourne, York, East Riding Yorkshire, YO42 4QJ

Offers in Excess of £400,000

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Tenure: Freehold

This truly unique and charming 4/5 bedroom detached exclusive home is located in the semi-rural village of Melbourne, situated just 6 miles from the popular market town of Pocklington and 11 miles from York, whilst also providing good access to the local motorway networks. Originally built in the 1800's on the site of the old forge the property has been tastefully extended and improved keeping its charm and style of the original farmhouse. Set in a large plot at the entrance to this quiet cul de sac the property briefly comprises: Reception Hallway, Living Room, Breakfast Kitchen, Dining Hall, Garden Room, Downstairs Shower Room, 4 Double Bedrooms, Dressing Room, Family Bathroom, Detached Double Garage and well established gardens with pergola and summer house. The property also benefits from oil central heating. Accommodation Approx 2300 sqft.

A solid wood part glazed door leads into porchway, with tiled floor, coat cupboard, fuse cupboard, radiator and double glazed wood door into:

Entrance Hallway
(4.83m x 4.32m) - (15' 10" x 14' 2")
With half wood panelled walls, bay window to front aspect plus window to rear, feature wrought iron spiral staircase to first floor, boiler cupboard, radiator, door to shower room, archway to rear hall and wooden door to:

Living Room
(8.08m x 4.32m) - (26' 6" x 14' 2")
2 bay windows to front and side aspect, feature central stone built fireplace with gas living flame fire, exposed beams to ceiling, 3 radiators and TV aerial.

Shower Room
(2.62m x 1.80m) - (8' 7" x 5' 11")
Window to front aspect, with white suite comprising WC and pedestal sink, shower cubicle with mains powered shower, tiled floor & part tiled walls, radiator.

Dining Hall
(3.84m x 3.28m) - (12' 7" x 10' 9")
Windows to front and rear aspects, exposed beams to ceiling, main staircase to first floor with storage cupboard under, radiator and part glazed wood door to:

Breakfast Kitchen
(5.16m x 3.84m) - (16' 11" x 12' 7")
Fitted with a range of floor and wall pine units and granite work surfaces, sunken Belfast sink and mixer tap over, integral fridge, dishwasher & wine rack, electric oven with ceramic hob and extractor canopy over. Window overlooking side garden and also to rear aspect, stable door to front, stone tiled floor, exposed beams to ceiling, radiator and glazed wood door to:

Garden Room
(5.77m x 4.01m) - (18' 11" x 13' 2")
Reclaimed pine floor, partly clad walls to picture shelf level, windows to side garden and front aspect with additional feature stained glass circular window to side aspect, exposed beams to ceiling,, radiator and double doors to side garden.


Landing Hallway
2 windows to front aspect, feature fireplace, airing cupboard housing hot water tank, access to loft hatch, archway to back hall and doors to:

Master Bedroom
(5.00m x 3.89m) - (16' 5" x 12' 9")
Larger than average master bedroom with window to side elevation offering views over garden, fitted wardrobes to one wall, exposed beams to ceiling & lintels and radiator.

Dressing Room
(2.08m x 1.57m) - (6' 10" x 5' 2")
Fitted wardrobes to one wall, feature window and exposed beams to ceiling.

Family Bathroom
(2.90m x 2.60m) - (9' 6" x 8' 6")
White suite comprising WC, pedestal sink and free standing roll top bath, window to rear elevation, stripped wood floor, exposed beams to ceiling, part wood panelled walls and radiator with heated rail over.

Back Hall
2 ceiling skylights and doors to:

Bedroom 2
(4.34m x 4.32m) - (14' 3" x 14' 2")
Double bedroom with fitted double wardrobes, window to side elevation, exposed beams to ceiling and radiator.

Bedroom 3
(3.60m x 3.48m) - (11' 10" x 11' 5")
Double bedroom with fitted double wardrobes, window to front elevation and radiator.

Bedroom 4
(3.48m x 2.26m) - (11' 5" x 7' 5")
Double bedroom with fitted bookshelf, window to front aspect and radiator.

To the front of the property double gates lead into a large gravelled driveway with parking for numerous vehicles and a detached double garage. A lawn lays to either side of the property with well established borders and mature trees offering privacy from the road. A garden gate leads onto the public footpath with a brick wall bordering the front of the property. A stone flagged patio area leads to the front door and a tall garden gate create an entrance to the main garden at the side of the house which lead onto the first patio area with vegetables beds and step down to lawn. The majority of the garden is laid to lawn with well established trees, shrubs and herbaceous borders, a single door leads into the garage and also contains a wooden summerhouse, and is bordered by a tall garden fence. Steps lead from the lawn onto the second patio area which leads directly from the garden room, and contains a brick built barbeque and wood built gazebo with built in tables & chairs and grape vines.

Double detached garage, double up and over doors, plumbing for Washing machine & dryer, sink with10L water heater. Windows to side and rear.

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21 July 2011

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