5 bedroom detached house for sale

Flaxton, York

£1,800,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Farm House: Sitting room, Drawing room, Breakfast kitchen
  • Five bedrooms (2 en-suite), House bathroom Parking
  • One four bed cottage, Four two-bed bungalows, Five three-bed cottages, Three two-bed
  • cottages
  • Parking area, Gardens, Swimming pool, Tennis court

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Of interest to Investors/Developers to acquire
a substantial complex of cottages with an
approved planning consent to convert the
cottages to create a site with existing farmhouse
plus 13 additional private dwellings, with
up to 12,765 sqft (1,186 sqm) of habitable
accommodation.

Claxton Grange is a group of self-contained
cottages set in a village like environment. It was
formerly a working farm before being converted
to a holiday complex. Planning is now approved
from pure holiday use to a permanent residental
occupancy (subject to conditions).
The main part of the Grange is formed around
an attractive courtyard with the farmhouse on
the edge of the cottage community where it
looks out onto stunning far reaching views.
Traditionally built of clamp brick and dating back
to the 1800's it boasts two reception rooms, a
generous breakfast kitchen and five bedrooms,
of which two have en-suite bathrooms, as well
as a house bathroom.
EPC Rating E

Planning
The Vendors have recently submitted a revised
planning application on the property (Applic
No: 15/00014/MFUL) for 'Change of use with
alterations of 13 No Holiday Cottages to form 1
no four bedroom dwelling, 4 no three bedroom
dwellings, 7 no two bedroom dwellings and 1 no
one bedroom dwelling with parking and amenity
areas and commercial facilities'.
The application has been approved by Ryedale
Council Planning Committee subject to a S106
Agreement being completed. This is pending.
The S106 Agreement will require the payment
of a commuted sum of £28,500 towards Public
Open Space. The planning consent will also
be subject to the imposition of a condition
restricting the occupation of the 13 units to
Local Needs Occupancy in accordance with
Ryedale Council Policy SP21.

The Cottages
The cottages make up a row of pretty brick
terrace houses located in their own grounds,
each cottage has a sitting room with open fire
and dining area, breakfast kitchen, two or three
bedrooms, a house bathroom and separate
WC. At the end of the terrace is the larger
cottage, this has a sitting room with a large
aspect and French door out to the garden at the
rear, a dining room, breakfast kitchen, four good
size bedrooms and two bathrooms.

Individual EPC ratings avilable from the seller's agent.

Claxton Grange is situated on the A64 between
York and Malton less than a mile from the
popular village of Claxton. It is extremely
convenient for access to the historic City of York
which is approximately 7 miles away as well as
direct access from the A64 to the commercial
centres of West Yorkshire. The railway station at
York gives fast access to London Kings Cross
(2 hours) and Edinburgh (2.5 hours) as well
as regular services to Leeds and Manchester.
There is a good choice of schooling, both
private and state within the surrounding areas.
Claxton Grange is surrounded by beautiful
countryside not far from the Howardian Hills and
North York Moors.

Claxton Grange is approached down a
tarmac drive to a parking area, the gardens
and grounds are extensive and encompass
woodland, orchards and a wildlife pond. There is
an enclosed level lawned area ideal for children
to play as well as an adjacent paddock. Leisure
facilities include a hard surface tennis court and
an indoor swimming pool with changing rooms
and attached garden room.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 June 2015

Nearest station

  • York (7.3 mi)
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Nearest station

  • York (7.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Strutt & Parker, Harrogate

Princes House, 13 Princes Square, Harrogate, HG1 1LW

01423 429044 Local call rate

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