5 bedroom detached house for sale

Racecourse Road, East Ayton, Scarborough, YO13

Under Offer £525,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION

Betton Farmhouse is an elegant period farmhouse with stables and land, situated in a convenient location on the edge of the well serviced village of East Ayton near Scarborough with superb views over the Vale of Pickering and towards the Yorkshire Wolds.

The property was originally designed and built for the Londesborough Estate and most likely dates back to the early / mid 1800's with later extensions. The property comprises a beautifully proportioned four reception, five bedroom house providing spacious and adaptable family accommodation, situated in attractive mature gardens and grounds with a south facing outlook over its own grassland. There are a range of traditional outbuildings and stores together with a useful stable range and in all approximately 4 acres of relatively free draining grassland.

The property is accessed from the A170 onto a private gravel driveway which into a large courtyard parking and turning area.

The property is an ideal proposition for those wanting an attractively situated country property which is close to local amenities and services and should suit those with equestrian or smallholding interests.


LOCATION

East Ayton is an attractive village close to the busy sea-side town of Scarborough. The two villages of East and West Ayton are exceptionally well-served and benefit from a large range of amenities including; primary school, library, parish church, doctors surgery, pharmacy, village shop, two public houses and a restaurant.

The coastal spa resort of Scarborough is located approximately 4 miles away and provides a full range of services, shops, supermarkets, pubs, restaurants, social and entertainment attractions.

The Heritage Coastline and National Parks countryside is only a short distance away and provides magnificent countryside and benefits from a vast range of visitor attractions and includes a good number of traditional villages many with fine local shops, restaurants and public houses.

From East Ayton there is easy access to Scarborough (approx. 5 miles) Pickering (approx. 13 miles) and Malton (approx. 19 miles) and also onto the A64.

The historic City of York is situated approximately 35 miles away with mainline trains available to Kings Cross, London and Edinburgh in less than 2 hours.


HOUSE

The house is situated in an edge of village position, with an attractive aspect to the south over the Vale of Pickering and up onto the Yorkshire Wolds.

The original part of the house is believed to date back to the mid 1800's and over the years has been sympathetically extended to now provide spacious and adaptable family accommodation, which amounts to over 3,600sq.ft.

The property has a wealth of period features and is well proportioned. For a property of this age it is generally in good order throughout, however a new owner may consider a new kitchen and re-decor to parts. Overall the house has a lovely feel to it and whilst the living accommodation is spacious, the accommodation flows well and is very manageable on a day to day basis.


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Added on Rightmove:
10 September 2015

Nearest stations

  • Seamer (2.4 mi)
  • Scarborough (3.2 mi)
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15 Market Place, Malton, YO17 7LP

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01653 511031 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Seamer (2.4 mi)
  • Scarborough (3.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cundalls, Malton

15 Market Place, Malton, YO17 7LP

01653 511031 Local call rate

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