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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

The Cheviot, Raikeswood Drive, Skipton

Sold STC £469,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • En-suite
  • Attic Conversion
  • Open Plan Kitchen / Family Room
  • Two Further Reception Rooms
  • Generous Accommodation
  • Sought After Location
  • Gardens Front & Rear
  • Views
  • Viewing Essential

Full description

Ideally situated in this superb cul-de-sac position within the prestigious 'Raikes' area of Skipton, this truly outstanding semi-detached property has been subject to extensive renovation, extension and improvement in recent years to provide particularly spacious four double bedroomed en-suite accommodation equipped with stylish and contemporary fixtures and fittings throughout.

Representing an exciting opportunity for those searching for a substantial family home within easy walking distance of the schools within this highly sought after residential location, the property has been significantly extended at the side and rear together with the addition of a superb attic conversion and an internal inspection is essential to appreciate the overall size and high standard of accommodation on offer.

The layout has been thoughtfully planned, ideal for a growing family and including a fabulous open plan living/dining kitchen at the rear equipped with stylish modern fitted units incorporating granite worktop surfaces, underfloor heating and an impressive full width sliding glazed opening adjoining the rear garden. There are two further reception rooms together with a spacious reception hall, a utility room and a stylish ground floor shower room. For those working from home, there is a dedicated home office space, fully equipped with a range of modern fitted units together with an L-shaped desk/work station. An inner hallway with oak staircase leads off to a spacious first floor landing, providing access to three double bedrooms and a luxurious house bathroom with four piece suite. All first floor bedrooms enjoy long distance views and the master bedroom includes a stylish en-suite shower room. To the second floor a small landing leads to a further double bedroom with additional storage space adjoining. The property includes attractive, landscaped gardens to the front and rear together with a private driveway providing ample off-street parking at the side. The property stands in a slightly elevated position, commanding fine long distance views over the town at the front and enjoying a delightful corner/cul-de-sac position just off Raikeswood Drive.

The historic market town of Skipton is known as the 'Gateway to the Dales' and provides 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.

Equipped with a modern gas central heating system, UPVC sealed unit double glazing and a security alarm system the accommodation comprises in further detail:



GROUND FLOOR


RECEPTION HALL
With UPVC sealed unit double glazed door together with a matching side panel. LED recessed ceiling spotlights. Central heating radiator. Neutral décor and fitted carpets.

GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM
Superbly appointed with a stylish modern suite comprising low suite WC, pedestal hand wash basin and a corner shower enclosure housing a chrome mixer shower. LED recessed ceiling spotlights. Chrome towel radiator. UPVC sealed unit double glazed window. Extractor fan.

UTILITY ROOM
9'9" x 7'7" well equipped with a range of modern fitted base cupboards incorporating granite effect worktop surfaces above. Stainless steel sink and drainer unit. Plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Space for a dryer plus other appliances. LED recessed ceiling spotlights. UPVC sealed unit double glazed side entrance door together with a matching window. Central heating radiator.

INNER HALLWAY
With superb oak staircase having spindled balustrade together with chrome stair rods. Useful alcove area underneath. Central heating radiator. Neutral décor and fitted carpets.

SITTING ROOM
14'1" x 12'5" (plus bay) with Aga solid fuel stove set in a recessed brick opening with oak surround and stone hearth. UPVC sealed unit double glazed bay window overlooking the front garden. Central heating radiator. Ceiling coving.

DINING ROOM
12'6" x 12'4" with attractive parquet flooring. Sliding double glazed patio doors leading to the front garden. Central heating radiator. Ceiling coving.

SPACIOUS L-SHAPED DINING KITCHEN / FAMILY ROOM
24'2" x 9'7" plus 10'1" x 8'2" a fabulous open plan space with impressive full width sliding double glazed doors in a contemporary anthracite grey colour, providing a delightful aspect over the rear garden and with 'seamless' stone flagged flooring running flush from the interior to the exterior. The kitchen area is superbly appointed with a range of contemporary two-tone gloss finish wall and base units incorporating soft-close mechanism to all units together with quality light granite worktop surfaces with matching up-stands. Contemporary spotlights mounted under wall cupboards. One and a half bowl recessed sink incorporating drainer grooves into the worktop surface. Integrated brushed stainless steel AEG electric oven/grill. Matching AEG combination microwave oven. Four ring AEG induction hob. Integrated Zanussi dishwasher. Integrated Zanussi refrigerator. Larder cupboard. Carousel style corner base cupboard. Recessed ceiling spotlights. Stone flagged flooring incorporating underfloor heating. The living area provides ample space for a table and chairs, a sofa and other free standing furniture. Useful shelved recess area. TV point. Contemporary light wood feature wall with door leading to:

FITTED HOME OFFICE
9'8" x 9'5" superbly appointed with a range of fitted wall and base units cupboards in a dark wood gloss finish together with an L-shaped desk/work station. High and low level power points. Telephone point. Recessed LED ceiling spotlights. Tall sealed unit double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Concealed wall mounted Baxi gas central heating boiler. Underfloor heating. Door leading to the inner hallway.

FIRST FLOOR


SPACIOUS LANDING
With oak spindled balustrade. Two UPVC sealed unit double glazed windows. Central heating radiator. Neutral décor and fitted carpets. Staircase leading off to the second floor.

MASTER BEDROOM
17'10" x 11'9" (both maximum) with semi vaulted ceiling incorporating LED recessed ceiling spotlights. UPVC sealed unit double glazed windows to the front and rear with the front providing fine long distance views. Two central heating radiators. Neutral décor and newly fitted carpets. Useful high level store area over the en-suite shower room. Door leading to:



LUXURIOUS EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM
Superbly appointed with a contemporary white suite comprising low suite WC, floating hand wash basin and a wide shower enclosure housing a chrome mixer shower. Mermaid style wall boardng. Chrome towel radiator. Extractor fan. Vanity shelf.

BEDROOM TWO
12'6" x 12'4" (plus bay) with UPVC sealed unit double glazed bay window commanding fine long distance views. Central heating radiator. Neutral décor and fitted carpets.

BEDROOM THREE
12'9" x 10'11" (plus door recess/store area)
With UPVC sealed unit double glazed window commanding fine long distance views. Two full height built-in double wardrobes. Central heating radiator. Shelved recess. Useful open store/alcove area.

LUXURIOUS HOUSE BATHROOM
Superbly appointed with a contemporary white suite comprising low suite WC, pedestal hand wash basin, oval bath and a curved corner shower enclosure housing a chrome drench head mixer shower. Contemporary wall tiling. Oak effect laminate flooring. Recessed ceiling spotlights. Two UPVC sealed unit double glazed windows. Extractor fan. Central heating radiator.

SECOND FLOOR


LANDING
With spindled balustrade. Double glazed velux roof window. Useful store area. Exposed beams. Door leading to:

BEDROOM FOUR
12'1" x 10'7" (inc. restricted head-height into eaves) with sealed unit double glazed velux roof window. Central heating radiator. Neutral décor and fitted carpets. Eaves store cupboards. Fitted desk/shelving. Exposed beam. Recessed shelving area. Door leading to a useful boarded loft store area with light.

OUTSIDE
To the front there is a particularly attractive and very colourful landscaped garden area enjoying fine long distance southerly views over the town. The front garden incorporates a gated pathway leading off from Raikeswood Drive, a lawn with well stocked beds and borders incorporating a variety of flowering plants and mature hedging, a water feature and a good sized stone paved patio area adjoining the house.

To the side there is a private tarmac driveway providing ample off-street parking and with pathway leading to the rear.

To the rear there is an attractive stone paved patio garden area enclosed by mature hedging with colourful planted borders. Recessed feature spotlighting mounted over the large glazed opening adjoining the kitchen/family room.

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: SBS070616

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:
10 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Skipton (0.5 mi)
  • Gargrave (3.3 mi)
  • Cononley (3.5 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 (0.5 mi)
  • Gargrave (3.3 mi)
  • Cononley (3.5 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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