This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

4 bedroom detached house for sale

High Street, Whixley, York

Under Offer £799,999

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance hall
  • Breakfast kitchen, Family room, Dining room, Study, Sitting room, Drawing room, Garden room, WC
  • Master bedroom with dressing area and en-suite bathroom, 3 Further bedrooms, House bathroom
  • Gardens, Double garage, Office
  • Cottage: Breakfast kitchen, Sitting room, Double bedroom, Single bedroom, House shower room

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Cherry House has been cleverly improved by the current owners and now benefits from underfloor heating and double glazing throughout the house, cottage and barn as well as a ground source heat pump central heating system and extra insulating where needed. The property benefits from four reception rooms of which the impressive drawing room has a feature stone fire place with dual fuel burning stove and French doors out to the garden; there is an attractive breakfast kitchen which benefits from a 4 oven electric AGA as well as a pretty garden room with Nostalgia Victorian tiles and French doors out to the sunny patio. Upstairs, the master bedroom boasts a dressing area with built in wardrobes and a generous en-suite bathroom with roll top bath and a separate shower. There are two further bedrooms on the first floor and stairs lead up to a fourth attic bedroom.

The cottage boasts an open plan breakfast kitchen and sitting room with an attractive exposed brick chimney breast with a wood burning stove. Upstairs there is a galleried landing with a double bedroom, single bedroom and house shower room.

EPC rating D

Cherry House is situated in the heart of this pretty village. Whixley offers a range of everyday facilities including a general store, public house, village hall and a church. The market town of Knaresborough is approximately 7 miles and has a more extensive range of facilities. The sophisticated town of Harrogate is approximately 10 miles and the historic city of York is 12 miles, providing excellent shopping, recreational and business facilities and the thriving financial centre of Leeds is approximately 23 miles, all in commuter distance. The A59 and the A1(M) are
a few minutes' drive away, which provides easy access to the national motorway network. There are local railway stations in the nearby villages of Cattal, 2 miles and Kirk Hammerton 3 miles offering frequent service to connect with the main line stations at Leeds and York providing regular services to London Kings Cross and Edinburgh
Waverley; Leeds Bradford International Airport is approximately 21 miles. There are excellent schools in the area both state and private.

Cherry House is approached via a tarmac drive to a gravelled parking area. There is a double garage which has built in shelves and is half boarded out to provide plenty of storage space in the roof. The converted barn offers a fantastic office space again with plenty of storage, it boasts exposed beams, slate flooring, French doors and underfloor heating. To the front of the property is a pretty cottage garden and to the rear of the property is a secluded paved south facing patio providing a lovely space for entertaining or enjoying the sunshine. From the gravelled parking area, cobbled steps lead up to the generous lawned garden, this is surrounded by mature trees, shrubs and flower beds, there is a wonderful apple tree providing a glut of apples and a cherry tree after
which the property is named. To the western side of the garden is a vegetable garden separated by lattice fencing and providing a number of raised beds, there is also a garden shed.

More information from this agent

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 July 2015

Map & Street View

Disclaimer - Property reference HRG140099. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Strutt & Parker, Harrogate. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* This is the maximum possible speed. Broadband speed may be lower at peak times and can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. The information is provided and maintained by

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.