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2 bedroom terraced house for sale

Kirk Lyn, St. Johns Road, Bishop Monkton, Harrogate, HG3

Sold STC £315,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Handsome terrace cottage
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Extended ground floor layout
  • Well-presented throughout
  • Attractive gardens front and rear
  • Lovely outlook
  • Popular and well-served village
  • Viewing highly recommended

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A desirably situated and most attractive period cottage offering extended two double bedroom character living with delightful gardens, overlooking the beck and church in this pretty and sought-after village between Ripon and Harrogate.

A handsome period cottage which revels deceptively spacious accommodation which has been extended and is well-presented throughout, in a prime village location with lovely views and desirable gardens. Kirk Lyn is offered with gas fired central heating and retains a wealth of charm and character with period features throughout and the extended ground floor layout provides a living/dining kitchen ideal for modern living. The property is approached at the front by a timber entrance door leading to a hallway which opens into a well-proportioned sitting room, having a cast iron fireplace, recessed cupboard and attractive windows with lovely outlook. There is a concealed staircase rising to the first floor with under stairs cupboard and storage space. There is a versatile dining area adjoining the kitchen, with feature brick wall and tiled flooring, open to a modern fitted kitchen with cream units having work surfaces over and there are two velux roof lights. There is a ground floor shower room with shower unit, wc and space for washing machine, whilst to the rear there is a boot room/utility with door leading to the garden.

To the first floor the landing gives access to the main bedroom to the front and having attractive views, with fitted wardrobes, fireplace and deep over stairs storage cupboard. There is a further double bedroom to the rear with outlook across the garden and there is a bathroom with a light coloured suite and part tiled walls.

Externally Kirk Lyn is approached by a private pathway with timber gate to the front. The path leads through the front cottage garden which provides an ideal space to overlook the village beck and attractive church. To the rear there is a gravelled seating area adjacent to the house, providing a private area for entertaining. Beyond, a path leads through the well-stocked garden which features lawned area and a hedge boundary. There are colourful flower beds and shrub borders and to the far end of the garden, further gravelled seating area with a timber garden shed and mature borders providing a good degree of privacy. There is a shared path to the side which provides pedestrian access to the garden and also to the neighbouring property. Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate this immensely characterful home and its desirable setting.

Heading North from Harrogate on the A61 towards Ripon continue through Killinghall, past Ripley and then throughout Wormald Green until reaching Cascades Garden Centre then turn right at the crossroads towards Bishop Monkton. Follow the road until reaching the village and at the next crossroads turn right onto Knaresborough Road, turn left at the Church onto St. Johns Road where the property can be found on the left hand side, identified by our for sale sign.

Bishop Monkton is a justifiably popular village located between Harrogate and Ripon. The village is particularly attractive with a beck running along St Johns Road adjacent to the house and the stunning church opposite. There is a highly regarded primary school, two public houses, church, village hall, sports field and playground along with a thriving community. From the village there is easy access to the cathedral city of Ripon and the fashionable spa town of Harrogate which both offer more extensive amenities including secondary schooling. There are also A roads providing easy access to the regions motorway network and business centres. Extensive leisure facilities are available nearby including sports clubs, racecourse, swimming pools and leisure centres plus access to the Yorkshire Dales and Moors along with historic parks and gardens.


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16 July 2016

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