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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Main Street, Hessay, York


Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A distinguished Georgian residence, sympathetically extended and finished with the added advantage of a detached self contained annex.

The property has been meticulously maintained and updated both internally and externally by the present owners, offering a superb balance of period features and modern convenience.

The design and layout of the property are very representative of the many fine houses built at that time of which symmetry and balance are key.There are numerous significant architectural features throughout including sash windows and stone sills, panelled doors, fireplaces and moulded eaves cornice.

The principal house is arranged over three floors and offers spacious and well-proportioned rooms and an abundance of character. A splendid entrance hallway leads to the large formal reception rooms including a stunning lounge with open fireplace.

The impressive kitchen/breakfast room is fully appointed with a range of bespoke units complemented by granite work surfaces. This extremely sociable area includes a breakfast bar and AGA and leads into the attractive formal dining room. In addition is a handy utility room with provision for washing machine/dryer and cloakroom/WC.

Two further reception rooms complete the ground floor space; a playroom with adjoining conservatory and a wonderful modern family room with French doors onto the garden.

The bedrooms are arranged over two floors and include five double bedrooms and three bathrooms. The master suite includes a Juliet balcony, dressing room and sumptuous en-suite. The guest suite enjoys a dressing room and en-suite, with the third bedroom having an adjacent bathroom with roll top bath.

The second floor offers a tranquil, away from it all environment, or as a hideaway for teenagers, and includes two double bedrooms and storage.

Externally, the property is approached via a gravel driveway leading to a detached double garage and two-storey annex. The annex comprises kitchen, bathroom, workshop and gym to the ground floor. Whilst the first floor is currently used as offices, it would ideally suit a lounge and double bedroom.

Set in mature gardens to three sides, the grounds are mainly laid to lawn with patio and decked areas.

In summary, a stunning and spacious home in fabulous condition within a highly desirable village.

Hessay is an attractive and unspoilt traditional village situated between Wetherby and York, with excellent access to a local road and rail network. For travel further afield, the A1 (M) at Wetherby connects with the regions motorway network and superb rail links are available from nearby Poppleton and York station. The historic city of York, spa town of Harrogate and market town of Wetherby, provide an excellent range of services and amenities.

Leaving York, follow the A59 travelling west. At the ring road roundabout, continue to follow the A59 towards Harrogate. Continue for approximately 2.5 miles and take the left hand turn onto New Road. Continue into the village and take a right hand turning onto Main Street were the property is the first house on the right hand side.

City of York Council Tax Band G - £2404.84 for 2015/16

Property ref: 121_2120_3871557

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 January 2017


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