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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Skipton Road, BD23

Sold STC £148,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Gas Central Heating and upvc windows throughout
  • Multi fuel stove
  • Located on the very edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park
  • Two bedrooms plus handy attic conversion

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Area

Embsay is a small village located 2 miles to the north of Skipton, in a rural location on the very edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Local amenities in the village include a village store with sub post office, primary school, pre-school nursery, village hall and two public houses

The historic market town of Skipton provides comprehensive shopping and leisure facilities and is famous for its four days a week street market which was voted best market day out in Yorkshire by Yorkshire Post readers. The town also has one of the best kept castles in the country and benefits from excellent primary and secondary schools. Within 10 minute drive of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, the town is close to the Pennine Way and the popular holiday destinations of Malham, Grassington and Bolton Abbey. The town's railway station has regular services to Leeds and Bradford and a daily service direct to London. The major commercial towns of East Lancashire and West Yorkshire are all within easy driving distance


8 Skipton Road comprises a charming stone built cottage in a slightly elevated position, and includes a good sized living room with pot bellied multi fuel stove, a separate kitchen with some integrated appliances and a uPVC stable door leading out to the communal yard area to the rear. At first floor level there are two bedrooms plus a shower room, and at second floor level a useful attic room. Externally there is a shared yard area to the rear

In more detail the property comprises:

Living Room

13'5 (max) x 13'0 accessed via a uPVC partially glazed door with ceiling coving, dado rail, feature painted wall and Yukon pot bellied multi fuel stove within the chimney recess with stone hearth and lintel. Doors lead to the kitchen and the staircase


13'5 x 6'6 with under stairs storage cupboard and a range of beech coloured wall and base units with a contrasting laminate worktop and a 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Integrated stainless steel Lamona electric oven, stainless steel four ring gas hob and stainless steel Candy cooker hood. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and space for a full height fridge freezer. Tile effect vinyl floor covering and wall mounted Main Combi 30HE gas boiler. uPVC stable style door with glazed top section

Stairs lead from the living room up to


First Floor Landing

With exposed timber beams and doors leading to both bedrooms, the shower room and staircase leading up to the attic room

Bedroom 1

11'10 x 10'0 plus 4'0 x 3'1 (under stairs recess) a good sized double bedroom with exposed painted timber beams, built in recessed cupboards and long distance view of Embsay Woods

Bedroom 2

7'8 x 7'2 a good sized single bedroom with full height ceiling to underside of the roof, built in deep storage cupboard and a view over the communal yard with trees and stream beyond

Shower Room

Comprising a white wash hand basin, white WC and corner shower unit. Grey vinyl floor covering

Stairs leading from the first floor landing to the second floor:

Attic Bedroom

14'8 (max) x 13'5 (max) a useful room with timber balustrade staircase in the middle, with Velux roof light, exposed beams, feature exposed stonework to part of the chimney breast and exposed varnished floorboards


Externally there is a shared yard area to the rear of the property


Sat Nav reference - BD23 6QQ

Council Tax Band B

EPC Rating - D (66)


Strictly by appointment through the agents - 01756 799163 or email

Agent's Note & Disclaimer

These details do not form part of an offer or contract. They are intended to give a fair description of the property, but neither the vendor nor Carling Jones accept responsibility for any errors it may contain. Purchasers or prospective tenants should satisfy themselves by inspecting the property. We have not been able to test the equipment, services or installations in the property (including heating and hot water systems) and recommend that prospective purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check the relevant installations before entering into any commitment.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 August 2016

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