5 bedroom detached house for sale

The Dower House, 143 Main Street, Fulford, York YO10 4PP

Offers in Excess of £850,000

Property Description

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A handsome Georgian house with converted coach house annexe in a private setting

Front and rear entrance halls, staircase, drawing room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, study/library, cloakroom/WC, family room, utility room
4 bedrooms on 1st floor (2 en suite), bathroom, separate WC.
5th bedroom with hand basin on 2nd floor, leading to large attic store room
Attached coach house with 2 further bedrooms and separate shower/WC
Double garage and store, 2 brick outbuildings, wooden shed, front, side & rear garde

Set back from the road behind a deep hedge, this handsome Georgian house of over 3500 sq ft is located in the historic village of Fulford, now a popular and leafy suburb on the southern edge of York. The principal house dates from about 1750, with the coach house converted sympathetically to create a delightful rear courtyard garden that faces east and south.

• Period features include the decorative tiled floor in the hall, sash windows, stripped floorboards in the dining room and stripped doors
• The principal ground floor rooms are beautifully proportioned with working fireplaces in the drawing and dining rooms and coal effect Morso gas stove in the family room.
• Large contemporary kitchen/breakfast room with Aga overlooks the rear and side gardens
• Coach house annexe provides garaging and storage with flexible accommodation above, currently used as two double bedrooms

Outside
Accessed via high double wooden gates on Germany Lane, the gravel drive leads through the rear garden to the double garage.  The private rear garden is attractively landscaped with low brick walls.  It comprises mature beds & shrubs, a lawn and a sunny stone terrace facing south and east.  There is a discrete brick and pantile bin store by the gates, opposite a similar, much larger, workshop/bike store.  A secure gate through the wall leads to the side garden, screened by a mature thorn and Beech hedge.  It comprises flower beds, a lawn, a brick cold frame and a wooden garden shed.  A further gate leads to the front garden which is screened by a Cyprus hedge.  This area is gravelled and has a variety of shrubs and trees, including a large Sycamore tree and a mature Wisteria over the front door.  A path leads from the front door to four steps down to Main Street.

Environs
York 2 miles, A64 ring road ½ mile, Leeds 27 miles. (Distances approximate).  London 2 hrs by train.

Some two miles from York city centre, Fulford retains a strong village identity and has a range of local amenities. It lies in the catchment area for the Fulford School, recently graded outstanding by OFSTED.  There is ample extra parking on Germany Lane and a stone’s throw from the house is a bus stop with very regular services to York City centre and the railway station.

Services: All mains services are connected

Local authority: City of  York 01904 551550

Directions: Heading out of  York on Main Street, The Dower House  no. 143 can be found on the left hand side at the junction with Fordlands Road, as denoted by the For Sale board.

Photographs and particulars: June 2016

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10 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • York (1.9 mi)
  • Poppleton (4.3 mi)
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29 High Petergate, York, YO1 7HP

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Nearest stations

  • York (1.9 mi)
  • Poppleton (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Blenkin & Co, York

29 High Petergate, York, YO1 7HP

01904 200049 Local call rate

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