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3 bedroom bungalow for sale

The Bungalows, The Riddings, Long Preston, Skipton, BD23


Property Description

Key features

  • Elevated position
  • Spectacular views
  • Beautiful gardens with outbuildings and double garage
  • Private location
  • Spacious living accommodation
  • Scope for expansion (subject to consent)
  • Well maintained

Full description

A spacious two / three bedroom semi detached bungalow in an elevated position between Long Preston and Settle. This property has two reception rooms, dining kitchen, large well tended gardens, two car garage and superb long distance views across the valley.

2 The Bungalows is a superb semi detached bungalow in an extremely private location between Long Preston and Settle. The property sits in an elevated position sheltered on the northern side by the surrounding hills but has fantastic panoramic views across the valley towards Rathmell. The house itself is spacious and inspection is necessary. Briefly comprising front entrance porch to entrance hall, living room with multi fuel stove set within original fire place with stone slate hearth and timber mantle, bay window to front elevation with superb long distance views. Connecting dining room with wooden flooring and window to front elevation. To the side and rear of the house is a superb dining kitchen with designated dining area to the rear and door to the rear garden. There is a further double bedroom and house bathroom at ground floor level. At first floor level (access via staircase from kitchen) there is a first floor room space comprising separate large double bedroom and attached cloak room with wash hand basin (potential for full en suite). The property is surrounded by beautifully presented and maintained mature gardens bordered by dry stone walls. There are a range of sitting out areas, lawns, rockeries and a large vegetable garden. The gardens have been a labour of love for the current occupiers. In addition there is a fish pond, green house and a brick and rendered storage building with power and water. Below the house and gardens is a stone built garage with high eaves and large access doors capable of containing two vehicles.

The views are spectacular and must be seen to be appreciated.

Long Preston is a very active village community centered around the village hall, other amenities include a primary school, general store, church, choice of pubs and a railway station with services operating between Leeds and Carlisle. The market town of Settle is within approximately four miles and offers a wide range of shops and schools catering for all age groups. The larger market town of Skipton is some eleven miles to the south. Both West Yorkshire and East Lancashire business centre's are within reasonable commuting distance and there is access to the motorway network at Preston. Long Preston is within the Yorkshire Dales National Park and is surrounded by scenic countryside with immediate access to a variety of walks.

From Dacre Son & Hartley Settle office proceed down Cheapside and turn left onto Duke Street. Drive out of Settle the Falcon Manor in the direction of the A65. At the roundabout turn left towards Skipton for exactly two miles passing Mearbeck and the farm on the left hand side. At the two mile point turn immediately left up the track and continue pass the large house bearing left through the courtyard where parking can be found on the left hand side.

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Added on Rightmove:
08 August 2016

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