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2 bedroom terraced house for sale

Lightfoot House, Redmire

Withdrawn from Market £170,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Deceptively Spacious Grade II Listed Cottage
  • Dating From Around 1580
  • Quiet Village Location
  • Wealth Of Character Features
  • 2 Double Bedrooms. Boxroom. Bathroom
  • Kitchen Diner. Pantry
  • Spacious Lounge. Cellar
  • Mostly Double Glazed. Storage Heating
  • Stone Store Shed. Shared Gravel Patio/Drive
  • Viewing Essential. For Sale By Auction – T & C’s Apply. Subject To An Undisclosed Reserve Price. Res

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION For sale by Modern Method of Auction; Starting Bid Price £170,000 plus Reservation Fee.

Lightfoot House is situated in the pretty village of Redmire in Wensleydale.
Redmire is a popular village situated just 4 miles from the market town of Leyburn which provides primary & secondary school's, doctor's surgery, church & chapel as well as a good range of shops, pubs & restaurants and a weekly outdoor market. Redmire itself has a thriving community with a very successful public house, little village shop/ Post Office, church, an active village hall and superb walks in all directions. The village also has a station providing home to the famous Wensleydale Railway.

Lightfoot House is believed to date back to around 1580 and offers period features, character and charm. The property is deceptively spacious, the ground floor offers a good size lounge with a superb feature fireplace and access down to two cellar rooms, well fitted kitchen diner and original pantry. On the first floor there is a cosy reading area at the top of the stairs, a box room, bathroom and two double bedrooms.

Externally there is a stone store to the rear of the property and a gravel drive to the front of the property.

The house is currently run as a very popular holiday cottage by the current owners and can be viewed at
Contents of the cottage are available by separate negotiation for anybody wishing to purchase an up and running holiday cottage.

This property is for sale by The West Yorkshire Property Auction powered by iam-sold.  

LOUNGE 18' 0" x 13' 2" (5.49m x 4.01m) Spacious south facing lounge. Fitted carpet. Feature ceiling beam. Superb feature fireplace housing cast iron multi fuel stove with back boiler. Night storage heater. Built in cupboard. TV point. Cellar access under carpet. Window to front.  

CELLAR ROOMS There are two cellar rooms with good head height, accessed by stone steps from a trap door in the lounge.  

KITCHEN DINER 12' 7" x 9' 6" (3.84m x 2.9m) Vinyl flooring. Range of wall and base units. Belfast sink. Electric cooker point. Large under stairs storage cupboard. Plumbing for dish washer and automatic washing machine. Staircase. Window and door to rear.  

PANTRY Original stone shelving. Small pantry window to rear.  


LANDING Fitted carpet. Cosy reading area with limited head room. Built in cupboard. Feature ceiling beams.  

BOX ROOM 8' 6" x 4' 4" (2.59m x 1.32m) Limited access and head room. Fitted carpet. Sloping ceiling. Window to rear.  

BATHROOM 8' 6" x 7' 9" (2.59m x 2.36m) Vinyl flooring. Sloping ceiling. Feature ceiling beam. Velux window. Bath with mixer shower tap. WC. Wash hand basin. Heated towel rail. Wall heater.  

BEDROOM 1 18' 6" x 8' 0" (5.64m x 2.44m) Double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Fitted wardrobe. Airing cupboard. Loft access. Panel heater. Window to south with views over to Penhill.  

BEDROOM 2 15' 0" x 8' 7" (4.57m x 2.62m) Double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Night storage heater. There is a small flying freehold under part of this bedroom. Window to south with views over to Penhill.  

OUTSIDE To the front of the property there is a gravel drive that runs along the front of 4 cottages, it is understood that there is a vehicle right of way to deliver but not park. This is little used and the gravel patio area is an excellent suntrap sitting area.

To the rear of the property the lawned garden is not owned by the property but there is a right of way to cross this area to the stone store shed.  

STONE STORE SHED 11' 9" x 10' 0" (3.58m x 3.05m) Useful storage shed ideal for bikes and BBQ equipment.  

AUCTIONEER'S COMMENTS This property is for sale by the Modern Method of Auction which is not to be confused with Traditional auction. The Modern Method of Auction is a flexible buyer friendly method of purchase.
We do not require the purchaser to exchange contracts immediately, but grant 28 days to achieve exchange of contracts from the date the buyer's solicitor is in receipt of the draft contracts and a further 28 days thereafter to complete. Allowing the additional time to exchange on the property means interested parties can proceed with traditional residential finance.
Upon close of a successful auction or if the vendor accepts an offer during the auction, the buyer will be required to put down a non-refundable Reservation Fee of 3.5% subject to a minimum of £5000 + VAT which secures the transaction and takes the property off the market. The buyer will be required to sign an Acknowledgment of Reservation form to confirm acceptance of terms prior to solicitors being instructed. Copies of the Reservation form and all terms and conditions can be found in the Legal Pack which can be downloaded for free from the auction section of our website or requested from our Auction Department.
Please note this property is subject to an undisclosed Reserve Price which is generally no more than 10% in excess of the Starting Bid. Both the Starting Bid and Reserve Price can be subject to change.

Terms and conditions apply to the Modern Method of Auction, which is operated by The West Yorkshire Property Auction powered by iam-sold Ltd, in association with J.R Hopper & Co.  

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Added on Rightmove:
22 March 2016


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