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5 bedroom cottage for sale

3 The Bailey, Skipton,

£665,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Offering Very Generous Accommodation.
  • Wonderful Gardens.
  • Private Driveway.
  • Realistically Priced.
  • Yards away from Skipton's Famous High Street.
  • Viewing Highly Recommended.

Full description

This imposing and individual family sized residence of distinction includes the advantage of an adjoining self contained apartment and enjoys a truly enviable location close to Skipton's historic castle and adjacent to a paddock with fine views whilst only circa 200 yards away from the town's High Street. Indeed, extensive shops, amenities and services are all nearby including excellent primary and secondary schooling within walking distance.

Constructed in stone, the spacious and versatile accommodation stands in an unusually generous landscaped mature garden with ample parking and twin garaging. This outstanding property enjoys an attractive degree of privacy and with significant potential for further improvement, certainly provides a unique opportunity.

Including gas central heating together with partial double glazing and a security alarm, the property offers briefly - a reception hall, a sitting room, a dining room, a fitted dining kitchen, a rear entrance hall, a utility room, a cloaks/shower room and a cellar whilst in the basement is a children's/games room. There are four generous first floor bedrooms and two bathrooms. The house stands in a delightful large and enclosed landscaped garden which provides a very appealing feature. The adjoining apartment provides a living room, an inner hall, a fitted kitchen, a double bedroom and a bathroom. There is also a studio room. The property incorporates a private driveway with ample parking/turning and twin garaging.

The historic market town of Skipton is known as the 'Gateway to the Dales' providing extensive shopping and recreational facilities together with excellent primary and secondary schooling.

The business centres of West Yorkshire and East Lancashire are within comfortable daily commuting distance.

This unique property comprises in further detail:

GROUND FLOOR


OPEN STORM PORCH

RECEPTION HALL
With substantial front entrance door. Two central heating radiators. Security alarm controls. Staircase off to the first floor with spindled and polished balustrade. Deep built-in cloaks/store cupboard. Built-in log/fuel store.



SITTING ROOM
22' (into bay) x 12'3" with secondary double glazed splay bay window to the front including a window seat. Two double central heating radiators. Oak flooring. Historic carved stone surround to fireplace with cast iron multi-fuel stove and slate tiled hearth. Fitted display shelves. Sealed unit double glazed patio doors to the delightful rear garden. Recessed low voltage ceiling spotlights. Ceiling cornices.

DINING ROOM
16'6" x 13'9" with windows and French door to the delightful rear garden. Vertical central heating radiator. Skirting radiator. Through fireplace with a cast iron multi-fuel stove. Ceiling cornices.

REFITTED DINING KITCHEN
18'6" x 12'10" well equipped with a range of contemporary units providing contrasting oak block and also granite effect worktop surfaces. Twin Belfast sinks. Plate rack and integral wine rack. Integrated Bosch dishwasher. Built-in Italian double range oven with six ring gas hobs whilst recessed into the style of a former fireplace with a pitch pine lintel and built-in recessed low voltage spotlighting. Windows to front and rear elevations including a matching external door to the delightful rear garden. Walk-in shelved pantry. Built-in store cupboard. Central heating radiator. Oak flooring. Negotiable butchers block.

REAR ENTRANCE HALL
With quarry tiled flooring. Double central heating radiator. Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Security alarm controls. Sealed unit double glazing providing pleasant views across the adjacent paddock. Return staircase to the first floor. Access door through to the apartment. Traditional partly glazed external door to the rear elevation.

CLOAKS/SHOWER ROOM
With a three piece white suite comprising a hand wash basin, a back-to-wall WC and a shower base with a Mira independent shower. Contrasting partial wall tiling. Quarry tiled flooring. Central heating radiator. High level shelved cupboard.

UTILITY ROOM
10'6" x 10' (maximum) with windows to three sides including sealed unit double glazing. Pleasant views across the delightful rear garden and the adjacent paddock. Fitted cupboards and worktop surface. Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Double central heating radiator. Dimplex electric radiator.

CELLAR
11'9" x 9'6" with window, light, power, worktop surfaces, double central heating radiator and access door to the integral garage beneath the apartment.

BASEMENT
With staircase access from the entrance hall - whilst providing:

CHILDREN'S/GAMES ROOM
16' x 11' plus 11' x 7' (maximum) with UPVC sealed unit double glazed escape window. Light and power. Two electric radiators. Recessed low voltage ceiling spotlights.

FIRST FLOOR


LANDING AND HALF LANDING
With views across the delightful rear garden. Spindled balustrades. Views at the front towards the grounds of Skipton Castle. Window seat. Central heating radiator. Built-in safe.

BEDROOM ONE
16'8" x 14'7" with stone mullioned windows providing views across the delightful rear garden and the adjacent paddock. Double central heating radiator. Built-in cupboard. Recessed ceiling spotlights.

BEDROOM TWO
12' x 12' with fine views as described above. Window seat. Central heating radiator. Deep built-in wardrobe.

BEDROOM THREE
13' x 12' with views across the delightful rear garden. Double central heating radiator.

INNER HALL
With a return staircase to the ground floor.

BEDROOM FOUR
12'6" x 9' with sealed unit double glazing to two sides providing fine views. Double central heating radiator. Built-in wardrobe. Built-in base cupboard and display shelves.



BATHROOM ONE
With a four piece white suite comprising a panelled enamelled bath including a shower to a Victorian style mixer tap together with a back-to-wall WC, a hand wash basin and a separate shower cubicle incorporating a thermostatic shower. Contrasting partial wall tiling. Central heating radiator. Shaver point. Recessed ceiling spotlights. Views towards the grounds of Skipton Castle.

BATHROOM TWO
With a four piece suite comprising a panelled enamelled bath having a shower to a Victorian style mixer tap together with a pedestal wash basin, a bidet and a low suite WC. Contrasting partial wall tiling. Fine views as described above. Central heating radiator. Deep built-in cylinder cupboard.

OUTSIDE
There is a easily manageable raised front garden including flowerbeds and mature bushes.

The delightful large and enclosed landscaped rear garden provides a very appealing feature including an extensive lawn, flowerbeds, a variety of established bushes and trees together with stone flagged and cobbled patios. Pergola. Outside tap and lighting. Private tarmac driveway with parking and turning.

INTEGRAL GARAGE BENEATH THE APARTMENT
20' x 17' (both maximum) with twin external doors, light and power.

Also beneath the apartment is a:

SELF CONTAINED STUDIO
18'6" x 11' with windows to three sides, light, power and a separate WC.

ADDITIONAL SINGLE GARAGE/STORE
20'2" x 9'6"

THE APARTMENT IS SELF CONTAINED AND PLANNED AT FIRST FLOOR LEVEL WITH ACCESS FROM EXTERNAL STAIRCASE. COMPRISES:

LIVING ROOM
18' x 10'8" with secondary double glazing to three sides. Fine views across the adjacent paddock and views at the rear towards the grounds of Skipton Castle. Two central heating radiators. Traditional stone fireplace with a cast iron log burning stove. Exposed beams. Recessed low voltage ceiling spotlights.

INNER HALL

FITTED KITCHEN
8' x 7' with a range of base and wall units providing contrasting oak block worktop surfaces having tiled surrounds. Double drainer stainless steel sink unit. Built-in Whirlpool stainless steel finish oven with a four ring electric hob. Plumbing for dishwasher. Wall mounted Remeha gas combination central heating boiler. Secondary double glazing. Beamed ceiling. Built-in shelved pantry/store cupboard. Additional built-in store cupboard.

DOUBLE BEDROOM
9'3" x 9'2" with secondary double glazing. Fine views across the adjacent paddock towards central Skipton. Central heating radiator. Range of built-in wardrobes. Exposed beams.

BATHROOM
With a three piece white suite comprising a panelled enamelled bath having a thermostatic shower together with a hand wash basin and a back-to-wall WC. Full height wall tiling. Secondary double glazing. Central heating radiator. Fitted towel rail.

SERVICES All mains services are installed.

Please note we have not been able to test the equipment or installations in this property and recommend that prospective purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check any appliances before entering into any commitment.

VIEWING Strictly by arrangement with HARRISON BOOTHMAN

Tel: Skipton 799993



Any floor plans are provided for informational and illustrative purposes only. Although we endeavour to provide truthful representation, we do not in any way warrant the accuracy of the floor plan information and the floor plan layout and measurements may contain errors and omissions. We are not liable for and do not accept any liability relating to any loss or damage suffered as a direct or indirect result of use of any information on the floor plan.

These particulars were prepared from observation together with information supplied by the Vendor. We have not carried out a detailed professional survey.

Ref: RAH160316

If you are thinking of selling your property HARRISON BOOTHMAN will be pleased to provide a FREE VALUATION for sale purposes.


These particulars do not constitute an offer or contract of sale.
Any prospective purchaser should satisfy themselves by inspection of the property.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Skipton (0.6 mi)
  • Cononley (3.2 mi)
  • Gargrave (3.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Harrison Boothman, Skipton

1 Unicorn House Keighley Road, Skipton, BD23 2LP

01756 535010 Local call rate

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Harrison Boothman, Skipton

1 Unicorn House Keighley Road, Skipton, BD23 2LP

01756 535010 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Skipton (0.6 mi)
  • Cononley (3.2 mi)
  • Gargrave (3.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Harrison Boothman, Skipton

1 Unicorn House Keighley Road, Skipton, BD23 2LP

01756 535010 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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