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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Pope's Cottage, Main Street, Great Ouseburn, York YO26 9RQ

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Property Description

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A most attractive period cottage recently renovated to an exceptionally high standard with garden, parking and countryside views. Excellent location between York and Harrogate.

Reception hall/dining room, kitchen breakfast room, drawing room, snug, cloakroom, WC
Master bedroom with en suite shower room, 2 further bedrooms, family bathroom, study
Garden, outbuilding, drive, parking for 2 cars

Pope’s Cottage dates back to the early 19th Century and is the larger part of a terrace of Victorian cottages, being two of the original three. In recent years it has been skilfully renovated and updated both inside and out, with a generous and flexible layout on the ground floor. This is high end luxury in an attractive rural setting.

•Nearly 1800 sq ft with 3 reception rooms and 3 bedrooms
•Appealing period features such as exposed ceiling timbers and fireplaces
• Hand made kitchen by The Main Pine Company is the true heart of the home with the Aga taking centre stage. There is a utility room alongside.
• Yorkshire-made log burner in the 24 ft drawing room
• Master bedroom with en suite shower room fitted with Heritage Sanitary Ware
• Family bathroom with handmade tiles fitted with Perrin & Rowe fittings with a cast iron bath
• Air-source water heating system providing hot water all day
• Insulated throughout with Rockwool and ecologically sound sheep‘s wool
• Perfect location with easy access to York, Harrogate and A1

The property is approached through double gates along a gravelled driveway, at the end of which is ample space for parking. The wonderful rear garden faces west and is mainly laid to lawn with borders, hedging, an assortment of mature tree and shrubs. At the far end there is a decked seating area, ideal for al fresco dining, overlooking open fields. There is also a useful brick potting shed/store.

Great Ouseburn is well served by local amenities including a church, primary school, public house, village hall with playgroup/nursery, post office and recreational clubs. Also within close proximity are a number of highly regarded state and independent schools. The local railway stations of Cattal and Kirk Hammerton are approximately 4 miles distant with connections to York and Leeds in turn offering direct access to London, Kings Cross. 

York 14 miles, Boroughbridge 6 miles, Harrogate 14 miles, A1 6.5 miles. (Distances approximate)

Services: Mains water, electricity and 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: Harrogate Borough 01423 500 600

Directions: From the A59 York to Harrogate Road, take the B6265 heading to Boroughbridge, take the right hand turn to Little Ouseburn and continue through the village. Take the left turn at the T-junction and continue towards Great Ouseburn onto Main Street. Pope’s Cottage is opposite the village school in a cul de sac. 

Photographs & particulars dated: September 2016

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08 October 2016


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