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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Mill Lane, Richmond, North Yorkshire

Guide Price £625,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Three reception rooms
  • Bespoke fitted kitchen
  • Four double bedrooms
  • Master Bedroom suite
  • Family Bathroom
  • Dressing Room/Nursery
  • Gardens
  • Double Garage
  • EPC (EER) D67

Full description

A handsome family home set in attractive private grounds with south facing gardens overlooking the River Swale with views over to Howe Bank, on the southern flanks of the river. The south facing rear facade is particularly attractive, with French doors opening from the three main ground floor rooms onto a patio area. The property offers generous and well laid out accommodation with a lovely flow, making it a great entertaining house, with master bedroom suite and three further double bedrooms.

Location And Amenities - Scotch Corner 5.3 miles, Darlington 13.8 miles, Northallerton 16.6 miles, York 46.9 miles, Newcastle 47.9 miles.

Howe Bank House is situated in the historic market town of Richmond which is the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales and offers a good range of amenities including national and local retailers, swimming pool, leisure centre, cinema and educational opportunities at both primary and secondary level.

The town is rich in Georgian architecture and also boasts a number of historical sites including the castle with its Norman origins and a renowned Georgian theatre. There is a traditional weekly market, a library and a good range of restaurants. The Station, a restored Victorian railway station, which features a restaurant, cinema and gallery, is also home to a number of artisan food producers and is a popular attraction.
The Lake District and Yorkshire Moors National Parks are also easily accessible.

For the business person or commuter, the A66 and A1M are 5.4 miles, there is an east coast mainline station at Darlington, and Durham Tees Valley, Leeds Bradford and Newcastle Airports offer further access to the commercial centres of the North East and beyond.

Howe Bank House - Howe Bank House is a superb family home set in attractive private grounds with south facing gardens overlooking the River Swale with views over to Howe Bank, on the southern side of the river. This handsome double fronted home is attractive from all sides. The south facing rear facade is particularly attractive, with French doors opening from the three main ground floor rooms onto a patio area, and the first floor balcony enjoying views to the River and beyond. The property offers generous and well laid out accommodation with a lovely flow, making it a great entertaining house, coupled with the benefit of four double bedrooms. The dressing room could also be used as a nursery if required.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor - The generous main reception hall has a return wooden staircase to the first floor and an arched window affording plenty of natural light. From here there is access to a ground floor cloakroom/wc, the living room, dining room, kitchen and study. The living room has an inglenook fireplace with a log burner set to a stone hearth, which provides a striking focal point as you enter this room from the hall. This is a lovely light room, with two windows to the front elevation and French doors opening out to the rear garden. Currently laid out in two areas, as a lounge and library/music room, the living room provides a versatile space. The formal dining room is accessed from the reception hall, with French doors opening to the garden and riverbank setting beyond, and an opening directly through to the kitchen.

Fitted to a high standard, the bespoke kitchen has a range of wall and floor cupboard units in off white, with granite worksurfaces over, a double Belfast style sink and dishwasher. A matching central island with breakfast bar makes a lovely place to sit and enjoy the views from the French doors which open out to the rear garden. A Rangemaster cooker set in a recess with off white mantle and surround completes the kitchen. From here there is access to the utility room, which has useful wall and floor cupboards, a sink unit, central heating boiler and a stable door providing access to the side of the property. The study enjoys dual aspects with a deep bay window to the front elevation and a further window to the side. This room works well as a study, but could equally be used as a snug, playroom or smaller reception room if desired.

First Floor - The first floor is accessed via a galleried landing, which leads off to the east and west wing. To the east is the master bedroom suite, which has its own hallway providing access into the main bedroom, a spacious en suite bathroom and a dressing room. The dressing room would make an excellent nursery if required. Situated centrally on the first floor, the fourth bedroom occupies a superb position, with a balcony overlooking the gardens to the river and beyond. In the west wing, there are two large double bedrooms, both with dual aspects and a family bathroom/wc.

Externally - The grounds are accessed via a private driveway, which provides access to Howe Bank House and the property to the north. Howe Bank sits in its own private grounds, accessed via a stone pillared entrance into a large gravelled parking area with parking for several vehicles. The detached double garage is equipped with two up and over doors and a pedestrian door to the side. The grounds are screened by mature trees to the west and there is pedestrian access down each side of the property to the rear gardens. The south facing rear faade is particularly attractive, with French doors opening from the three main ground floor rooms to a patio area which is overlooked from the first floor balcony . The patio adjoins the lawns, which are walled to the southern perimeter and enjoy views over the River Swale to Howe Bank on the southern side.

Wayleaves Easements And Rights Of Way - The property is being sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way, rights of light, support, drainage, water, electricity supplies and other rights, obligations, easements and quasi easements and restrictive covenants and all existing and proposed wayleaves whether mentioned in these particulars or not. Not withstanding the above, we understand that the private driveway is owned by Mill House with a right of way granted in favour of Howe Bank House for both vehicular and pedestrian access and that Howe Bank House is responsible for a third of the cost of constructing, maintaining and repairing the drive.

Areas Measurements And Other Information - All areas, measurements and other information have been taken from various records and are believed to be correct, but any intending purchaser(s) should not reply on them as statements of fact and should satisfy themselves as to their accuracy.

Services - The central heating system is gas fired with underfloor heating to the ground floor and radiators to the first floor. The en suite bathroom has electric underfloor heating.

Tenure - We understand that the property is Freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Local Authority & Council Tax - Richmondshire District Council. Tel: 01748 829100. For Council Tax purposes the property is banded G.

Viewings - Strictly by appointment with the Selling Agents GSC Grays. Tel: 01748 829217.

Particulars - The particulars were written in February 2016.
The photographs were taken in February 2016.


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Nearest station

  • Leyburn (7.2 mi)
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The Station Station Yard, Richmond, DL10 4LD

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Nearest station

  • Leyburn (7.2 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

GSC Grays, Richmond

The Station Station Yard, Richmond, DL10 4LD

01748 455009 Local call rate

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