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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Tresco House, Mayfield Grove, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire


Property Description

Key features

  • Quality, Normanton brick built detached residence
  • Tucked away and private location
  • Superb condition throughout
  • Excellent reception space
  • Fully fitted kitchen
  • Five bedrooms
  • South facing and private gardens
  • Highly versatile two storey detached studio
  • Excellent road and rail links
  • Close proximity to Harrogate

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Fine and Country is delighted to offer for sale this uniquely characterful five bedroom detached residence, together with a detached two storey studio in the grounds. South facing and tastefully upgraded throughout to an exceptional standard, Tresco House offers spacious, quality accommodation with ample reception and entertaining space. Hints of retro and colonial styling contribute to the distinctive ambience of the house. Approached along an old farm lane which terminates at the property, Tresco House offers a private, peaceful and secluded hideaway that is one of Knaresboroughs best kept secrets.

The house itself is approached from the front, and once inside the spacious reception space awaits. The living room spans the length of the house and features sliding patio doors to the front, with a private and south facing aspect leading onto a very attractive decked area. The dining room sits to the front of the house with a period style feature fireplace, and a further reception room with a wood burner leads through, that would make a great snug or family room. The modern fully fitted kitchen with contemporary and sleek décor, features built in appliances an abundance of storage and ample preparation area. Leading from the kitchen is the utility room that provides access to the rear of the house. There is a very useful guest W.C. and shower room on the ground floor. To the first floor the master bedroom is located to the front of the house and features a bay window. There are four further bedrooms to the first floor and the house bathroom.

The two storey detached studio that sits in the grounds is currently used as a double garage with an office upstairs that offers very versatile accommodation for a multitude of uses. The studio has been built to the highest residential standards with full insulation to the underfloor, walls and roof. The studio is serviced with mains water, independent electricity supply, telephone and broadband. There are plug and play plumbing and drainage connections for kitchen, shower and toilet facilities. Subject to the usual planning consents the studio could be used as a granny flat, teenage accommodation, for an au pair or indeed conversion for additional family accommodation, cinema room, play space etc.

To the outside the house sits in a generous plot of land almost hidden away at the end of the private road, with well tended and attractive south facing gardens and off street parking for six cars.
Tresco House, almost hidden away in a quiet corner of Knaresborough offers great road links for commuting into Harrogate, York, Leeds and beyond. The ring road and the A1 are both only a short drive. The town centre is only a short walk and there are rail links into Leeds and York and beyond. Harrogate itself is very nearby. The open countryside is on the doorstep with the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Yorkshire Dales and the Yorkshire Moors national parks easily accessible.

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Added on Rightmove:
19 May 2016

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