6 bedroom detached house for saleKirkhills, Yearsley Bank, Brandsby, York YO61 4SW
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An exciting opportunity to further renovate a family house with a newly constructed stunning extension in a glorious location with panoramic views across Yorkshire with over 30 acres.
Modern stone-built family house with newly constructed western wing. The original house needs some renovation, but currently offers 4 bedrooms. The property has 6 bedrooms in total.
Detached double garage*, 2 bay stable and stores, general purpose agricultural building, gardens, pasture.
In all some 31 acres
The main house was built in the 1970s and has recently been extended and part modernised by the present owners. It offers an excellent opportunity for rural living on a grand scale, with a possibility of extension or redevelopment to take advantage of the breathtaking position and thirty acres of land.
•6 bedroom detached house with far reaching views
•Potential for the creation of a substantial country house and grounds
•Elevated location in rolling countryside north of York
•Stunning extension to the western side, with new kitchen/dining area, utility, master bedroom suite, further bedroom and entrance hall – all completed to the highest specification.
•Major part of the project is complete. Original house is due cosmetic overhaul/remodelling to bring in line with the new extension. Plans available.
•Eco friendly – the heating is run with a combination of air source heat pump, oil and multi-fuel burner.
•The land must be farmed to comply with an agricultural occupancy clause, but is not onerous
York 14 miles, Easingwold 5 miles, Helmsley 10 miles. (Distances approximate)
The house stands high on the hillside over looking Brandsby village, and the panoramic views are unquestionably some of the best in North Yorkshire – the view takes in York Minster to the south and stretches as far as RAF Menwith Hill to the west. There is a separate access with driveway to the stables on the north west side of the property and to the south a large agricultural building (75” x 40”) with access from the village road. The house faces south west and there is a large terrace to the front, lawned gardens and a beautifully landscaped side garden with raised beds. The land is fenced or hedged, with a southerly slope. There are no public footpaths or bridleways that cross the land.
Brandsby lies at the edge of the most beautiful, undulating country at the foot of the Howardian Hills. In this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty the Vale of York gives way to rolling, wooded terrain, and Kirkhills occupies a particularly enviable position. The historic village of Brandsby with its 18th century church lies a mile away, and the market town of Easingwold with its numerous shops, supermarkets and facilities lies five miles to the west. A range of outstanding schools are nearby, including Crayke C of E Primary (2 miles) and one of the UK’s leading independent schools, Ampleforth College (4 miles).
Services: Mains water and electricity, private drainage
Fixtures and fittings
Only those mentioned in these sales particulars are included in the sale. All others, such as fitted carpets, curtains, light fittings, garden ornaments etc., are specifically excluded but may be made available by separate negotiation.
Local authority: Hambleton District 01609 779977
*The garage (7m x 9m) has been newly constructed in stone, but needs re-roofing as a surveyors’ report deems it unfit for purpose.
Directions: From Brandsby village take the left hand turn sign posted “Ampleforth”. From here you will see the green coloured steel portal frame building on the right hand side, the house is located further up the hill on the right hand side, as denoted by the agents For Sale board
Photographs & particulars dated: August 2016
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