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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Sturdy House Lane, Nr Richmond , North Yorkshire


Property Description

Key features

  • Unique Detached House
  • Set In Approximately 0.54 Of An Acre
  • Stunning Views
  • 2/3 Bedrooms
  • Exquisitely Presented
  • Period and Bespoke Features
  • Grounds and Gardens
  • A Range of Timber Outbuildings
  • Idyllic Rural Location

Full description

A truly exceptional and unique home, standing alone without any neighbouring properties in sight; it enjoys a simply stunning setting with exceptional, far reaching views over the Yorkshire Dales. The house has been lovingly and painstakingly refurbished to provide comfortable and characterful accommodation with a wealth of original and bespoke features.
Situated within a generous plot the property, offers plenty of space and flexibility, having a number of outbuildings with power and water connected that would be suitable for a variety of uses.
Rubbing House, formerly a building where horses were rubbed down after training, is situated close to Swaledale and lies approximately 5 miles from the centre of Richmond. It is conveniently located for access to both the A1 and A66.


Stable door leads into:

Kitchen/Dining Room
6.24m x 4.23m max.
Windows to front, fitted with a range of bespoke wall and base units incorporating a Belfast sink, a Rangemaster stove with overhead cooker hood, timber flooring, exposed beams, 2 radiators, stairs up to first floor, understairs storage cupboards with plumbing for washing machine.

Sitting Room
5.46m max x 4.27m
With dual aspect, feature Inglenook fireplace housing a multi fuel stove, 3 cast iron radiators, exposed beams. Spiral staircase up to Bedroom 3/ Study.

Rear Lobby
Flagged flooring, cast iron radiator, back door.

Inner Lobby
Built in airing cupboard housing oil central heating boiler, water pump loft access.
N.B The water supply to the property is from a natural spring, therefore no water charges apply.

Window to front, free standing roll top bath, step in shower unit, high level wc, wash hand basin set into a wash stand, timber flooring, 2 Victorian towel rails.

First Floor

Enclosed radiator, timber flooring

Bedroom 1
3.61m x 3.2m
Window to front, built in storage cupboard, picture rail, feature beams, timber flooring, enclosed radiator.

Bedroom 2
2.67m max x 2.55m
Window to front, picture rail, timber flooring, enclosed radiator, loft access.

Bedroom 3/ Study
Accessed by a spiral staircase in the Sitting Room.

Separate WC
With high level wc, wash hand basin set into a Georgian wash stand, radiator.


The property is set within the centre of gardens and grounds, is mainly laid to lawn with a patio area. Approached though gated access, the circular driveway provides ample parking. There are a range of timber outbuildings all generously serviced with power points. It has a private spring fed water supply.

1) Outbuilding 5.94m x 2.89m Belfast sink and separate area with extraction unit.
2) Utility Building incorporating 2.94m x 2.93m plumbing for washing machine, Belfast sink and worktop through to storage area 2.96m x 2.94m with side door.
3) Woodshed 3.02m x 2.08m
4) Store 3.99m x 1.87m
5) Garage 4.76m x 4.94m max with adjoining store 3.94m x 3.06m
6) A collection of Poultry Houses.

Council Tax Band E

Viewing Arrangements
Strictly by appointment through the selling agent Addisons. Please contact the Richmond Branch on 01748 850698.

Thinking of Selling?
Have you got a property to sell and would like to know its current market value and the costs involved? Please contact us now to book a free, no obligation appointment on 01748 850698.

RLD/amm 22/07/2014

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 March 2016

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