5 bedroom house for sale

Old Bears BarnLealholmside,Lealholm,Whitby,YO21 2AF

Guide Price £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Luxury barn conversion
  • Offering up to 5 bedrooms and 3 reception rooms (2 bedrooms with en-suite facilities)
  • Farmhouse style kitchen including an oil fired Aga
  • South facing aspect
  • Beautiful gardens including patios, lawns and sheds
  • Large workshop/Garage
  • Driveway parking
  • Double glazing
  • Oil fuelled central heating
  • Views across the countryside

Full description

This beautifully presented barn conversion makes the ideal home, with good bedrooms at both ground and first floor levels plus a large number of reception rooms, this property has tremendous flexibility and amenity. The house is very stylishly appointed with good quality fixtures and fittings including an oil fired Aga in the kitchen for that real country feel. The nearby villages of Lealholm and Glaisdale offer most of the normal village amenities, however, further facilities can be found in Whitby, just a short drive away.

Approached from the tarmac driveway across a flagstone yard, an entrance door leads into:

Utility 10' x 7'9: A very practical room with a quarry tiled floor and a built-in range of reclaimed pine cabinets and work surface including an inset Belfast style ceramic sink and plumbing and space for an automatic washing machine and tumble drier. Windows face to front and rear. A stable style door leads into:

Farmhouse Kitchen: 17'9 x 9'8 widening to 13'6: with 2 windows and double doors leading out onto the patio. This full height room has exposed roof timbers and enjoys an airy feel. Fittings include a range of handmade pine wall and base units, including drawers under wooden worktops and in inset Belfast sink with mixer taps and plumbing for a concealed dishwasher. The focal point of the room is a dark blue oil fuelled Aga stove, with a hanging creel to complete the theme. Polished strip-wood floor, rustic chandelier style light fitting with dimmer controls. Doors lead to the Dining Room and Study.

Dining Room 16'0 x 8'1: A nicely proportioned room with beamed ceiling and terracotta tiled floor. A window and a part glazed uPVC external door faces into the front garden. Central heating radiator. A door leads through to the sitting room.

Study 12'1 x 9'3: A cosy room with a window facing to the rear of the building and a door leading through to the sitting room. Central heating radiator, beamed ceiling and fitted carpet.

Sitting Room 18'5 x 17'10: The main reception room of the house, the sitting room is beautifully proportioned with windows to the front and rear plus glazed uPVC double doors leading out into the front garden. The main feature of the room is a brick Inglenook fireplace and a tiled hearth on which stands a multi-fuel stove. Beamed ceiling, fitted carpet, 2x central heating radiators, central and wall lighting. A staircase leads to the first floor and a further internal door leads to:

Inner Hallway: With central heating radiator and walk-in cupboard housing the oil fuelled central heating boiler plus linen shelving. Fitted carpet, beamed ceiling and doors to

Bedroom 1 18'2 x 10'10: A spacious double bedroom with 2 uPVC double glazed windows facing out into the front garden, beamed ceiling, central heating radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom 2 12'11 x 8'8: A double bedroom with uPVC double glazed window facing over the front garden, beamed ceiling, central heating radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom 3 16'5 x 6'7: A single bedroom with a uPVC double glazed window facing into the rear yard. Beamed ceiling, central heating radiator, fitted carpet.

House Bathroom: 11'4 x 5'3 With a traditional white bathroom suite comprising panelled bath with mixer taps and shower hose plus a separate Triton power shower fitting over, pedestal wash basin and low flush WC. Polished strip-wood floor, part tiled walls, central heating radiator, beamed ceiling. Double glazed uPVC window to the rear, extractor fan to inset spot light, electric shaver point.

1st Floor
A staircase rises from the main sitting room directly up to:

Study/Landing 16'9 x 12'7 overall: A spacious open landing which has been used as a study / sewing area, Velux roof light window to front, fitted carpet. Doors to ...

Master Bedroom Suite: 15'11 x 12'6 overall A double bedroom with a wide dormer window facing out giving beautiful views across the Esk Valley. This double bedroom is fitted with a range of built-in pine panelled storage cupboards / wardrobes (some of which are recessed), and hatches give access to further eaves storage areas. Central heating radiator, fitted carpet. A connecting door leads through to:

En-suite Bathroom: 12'6 x 8'0 (overall) A luxury bathroom with a white fitted bathroom suite comprising roll rim bath with ball and claw feet including mixer taps with shower hand hose, pedestal wash handbasin, low flush WC and separate tiled shower cubicle with a Triton electric shower fitting. Window to side, central heating radiator, fitted carpet and inset spotlight with extractor fan.

Guest Bedroom Suite Bedroom 5: 17'3 x 8'8 (overall): A twin bedroom with a Velux roof light facing to the south across the Esk Valley. Central heating radiator, fitted carpet and beamed ceiling. A connecting door leads through to:

En-suite Shower Room: 6'4 x 6'2 A shower room with a white suite comprising pedestal wash handbasin, low flush WC, and tiled shower cubicle with a Triton electric shower fitting. Central heating radiator, fitted carpet, extractor fan, Velux roof light to front. An access hatch leads from this bathroom into:

Storage Attic: A useful storage area with boarded floor, electric light and power for box storage also housing the lagged hot water cylinder.


Outside
Outside the property has gardens predominantly to the south and east of the house including a lawn bordered by landscape designed raised rockeries. Within the garden there are two paved patio areas and a Wendy house. To the rear of the house is a paved yard with a patio seating area, the oil fuelled storage tank and a timber shed for storage. The garden is well stocked with a variety of shrubs and plants.

Just away from the house on the opposite side of the access track, there is a large workshop/garage (approx.30'x10'). Beyond the garage, to the rear, there is an additional enclosed grassed area that belongs to the Old Bears Barn for use as open storage.

GENERAL REMARKS AND STIPULATIONS

Viewing: Viewings by appointment. All interested parties should discuss this property, and in particular any specific issues that might affect their interest, with the agent's office prior to travelling or making an appointment to view this property.

Directions: From Richardson and Smith's offices head out of town along the moor road towards Guisborough turning left where sign posted for Lealholm. Drive along this road, through Stonegate, turning left at the top of Lealholm Bank onto Lealholmside. Drive along Lealholmside taking the left-hand road at the fork in the track and Old Bears Barn lies on your right-hand side approximately 100 yards beyond the cattle grid. See also location plan attached.

Services: The property is understood to be connected to mains supplies of water and electricity and to mains sewerage. The property has an oil fuelled central heating system and the Aga in the kitchen is also fuelled with oil and there is a multi-fuel stove in the sitting room.

Council Tax Banding: 'F' 2,281 payable for 2014-15 (verbal query only) Scarborough Borough Council Tel 01723 232323

More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 May 2014

Nearest stations

  • Leaholm (0.5 mi)
  • Glaisdale (1.7 mi)
  • Egton (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

Use the school checker

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Richardson & Smith, Whitby

8 Victoria Square, Whitby, YO21 1EA

01947 496000 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.

Floorplans


To view this property or request more details, contact:

Richardson & Smith, Whitby

8 Victoria Square, Whitby, YO21 1EA

01947 496000 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.

Map & Street View

Nearest stations

  • Leaholm (0.5 mi)
  • Glaisdale (1.7 mi)
  • Egton (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Richardson & Smith, Whitby

8 Victoria Square, Whitby, YO21 1EA

01947 496000 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.

Disclaimer - Property reference oldbearsbarn. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Richardson & Smith, Whitby. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.