4 bedroom detached house for sale

Honey Bee Nest, Glaisdale, YO21 2QL

Sold STC £275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A spacious 4 bedroom detached house
  • Garage
  • Generous gardens
  • Wooden house
  • Set on the edge of the National Park village.

Full description

PARTICULARS OF SALE
A timber framed and clad property, Honey Bee Nest, dates back to the early part of the 20th Century and it is understood to have been built by a local who returned from Canada and has been inspired by Canadian methods of building to the point where he imported the lumber to build the property as a pre-cut frame.

The property rests on a brick base and offers deceptively spacious accommodation with 4 bedrooms, 2 receptions room, plus modern double garage and a variety of useful basement rooms for storage. Although they are porches on both the front and the side of the property, it is the side porch that is more commonly used by the owners.

A part glazed door opens into…

Side Porch: with window to the side, recessed storage cupboard and Amtico vinyl flooring. A glazed internal door leads through into…

Dining/Kitchen: 23'11 x 13'5 into recess with Amtico vinyl floor coverings, this attractive living kitchen has bow windows to both the front, side and rear. The kitchen area is fitted with a suite of oak front kitchen units, including a twin bowl ceramic sink with mixer tap, a Bosch automatic dishwasher, electric Belling range style cooker with matching canopy extractor hood. The kitchen cabinets have polished granite worktops and include base units with drawers and glazed wall-mounted display cabinets with inset lighting. The rooms have both cornice and dado railing and a connecting door leads through to the living room. To the rear of the room is a sitting area with a cast fire place with a living flame gas fire, tiled inserts and a pine mantle.

Living Room: The living room runs the full depth of the house but is separated into a lounge area and separate dining area, interconnected by a wide archway.

Lounge Area: 11'9 x 12'11 with a bow window facing out to the rear looking over the gardens, the lounge area has fitted carpets and central heating radiator. The local point of the lounge area is a gas flame effect fire in a cast surround with tiled inserts and oak mantle.
Dining Area: 13'0 x 11'9 with fitted carpets and central heating radiator and a dado rail. The dining area has beamed ceiling and pine staircase rising to the upper floor. A door under the staircase leads to a lobby area with interconnecting doors through to the garage. Windows and glazed double doors at the front open into the front entrance porch.

Front Porch: with windows to either side, the part glazed door and 2 further windows, also facing to the front, the porch is not regularly used by the owners but offers additional storage when required.

First Floor
The staircase rises from the living room to a landing, with a window facing to the side and 2 hatches giving access to the loft void. Panel style doors open to…

Bedroom 1: 13'6 x 11'9 (maximum) a double bedroom on the front side of the house with a window facing to the North East, panelled walls and ceiling, fitted carpets and central heating radiators. The bedroom is fitted with an extensive suite of good quality bedroom furniture, including wardrobes, shelving and drawers and dressing table with bedside cabinets.

Bedroom 2: 12'11 x 11'9 (maximum) an L-shaped double bedroom situated at the front corner of the house, extending over the staircase. Window to the side, panelled walls and ceiling, recessed wardrobe cupboards. Fitted carpet, central heating radiator.

Bedroom 3: 11'9 x 8'8 a double bedroom with window facing to the side, recessed wardrobe, fitted carpet and central heating radiator. Panelled walls and ceiling.

House Bathroom: 8'8 x 7'1 (maximum) the L-shaped room has fitted carpets and central heating radiator, part tiled walls. The bathroom is fitted with a modern white suite, comprising a quadrant shower cubicle, with curved glassed screen and plumbed aqualisa shower fitment, a Jacuzzi style spa bath with hand shower hose, a wall mounted basin and a low flush WC. Fitted vanity storage cupboard, 2 x illuminated wall-mounted mirrors.

Bedroom 4: 11'9 x 6'6 a single bedroom with fitted carpet, central heating radiator and window to the side. Panelled walls and ceiling.

Basement Level
Although the stairs used to connect down to the basement internally, these have now been closed off and a flight of stone steps down the side of the property leads round to the rear patio, from where doors open into the basement level.

Basement Room 1: 11'7 x 9'7 utilised as a utility area, with a window and part-glazed door facing on to the patio at the rear, this room has positions for an automatic washing machine and tumble drier and houses the Trianco oil fuelled combi-boiler. Doorways lead off to 2 further undercroft storage areas beneath the house.

Basement Room 2: 12'8 x 11'8 with part glazed door and window facing out on to the rear patio, this room offers storage and has an old fire place with a doorway leading off to further undercroft storage under the house.

Separate WC: with low flush WC, corner wash hand basin, outside tap and electric hand water heater.

Garage: adjoining the southern side of the house, the garage was built in the 1990's and measures 19'6 x 15'10 internally. A connecting door gives access from an under stairs cupboard off the living room and a double width motorised up and over door gives access from the driveway. Window faces out to the rear looking over the gardens. The owners currently choose to present this as a space for entertaining.

Basement Store: 15'6 x 8'4 (overall) situated beneath the garage, this useful store has double doors opening onto the patio at the rear, under the pergola and houses the oil storage tank and offers space for storage or garden machinery etc.

Outside
The front of the property has a tarmac driveway offering off-street parking for a number of vehicles with a track down the side of the house, leading through to the rear garden. The majority of the gardens lie at the rear of the property running down from a terraced patio area, lying level with the basement rooms, or sloping down to the stream at the foot of Arncliffe Woods, a tributary of the river Esk. In Total the property extends to over a quarter of an acre.

The gardens are beautifully presented with lawns interspersed with specimen trees and attractive flowering borders. From the north side of the house a flight of steps give access from the patio area back to the side porch and a narrow forecourt garden lies at the front of the property between the house and the road, planted with shrubs and evergreens. Please note that the vendors intend to sell the house with the larger part of the garden, but a new boundary will be created between the property to be retained by the vendors and this house. A boundary plan shows the approximate boundary intended to be included with this sale.

GENERAL REMARKS AND STIPULATIONS

Viewing: Viewings by appointment. All interested parties should discuss this property, and in particular any specific issues that might affect their interest, with the agent's office prior to travelling or making an appointment to view this property.

Directions: From Whitby, head out of town towards Guisborough on the A171 moor road. Turn left off the A171 where signposted for Egton and Grosmont, then take second right turn in Egton where signed Glaisdale. Drive along and cross the river and as you enter the village, Honey Bee Nest lies on your left hand side adjacent to the garage, where marked by the Richardson and Smith 'For Sale' sign. See location plan.

Planning: The property lies within the North York Moors National Park. Tel: 01439 770 675. The owners of this property also own the adjacent garage and filling station which they propose to close and redevelop with new residential property.

Services: The property is connected to mains water and electricity. Drainage runs to a septic tank and the property has an oil fueled central heating system with a combination style boiler situated in the basement. The gas fires at the property run from a bottled Calor gas supply.

Council Tax Banding: 'D' £1,662 payable for 2016-17 (verbal query only) Scarborough Borough Council Tel 01723 232323.

Post Code: YO21 2QL

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04 August 2016

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  • Egton (1.3 mi)
  • Leaholm (2.0 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Glaisdale (0.0 mi)
  • Egton (1.3 mi)
  • Leaholm (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Richardson & Smith, Whitby

8 Victoria Square, Whitby, YO21 1EA

01947 496000 Local call rate

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