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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Starkey Lane, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD20

Sold STC £155,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Quaint cottage with exposed beams
  • Multi fuel stove in the living room
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Double glazed windows
  • Combination boiler
  • Patio garden to the rear
  • Quiet location
  • Long distance views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Area

The desirable and pretty village of Farnhill and adjoining village of Kildwick, with the Leeds Liverpool canal running through, offer a good range of local amenities including a Medieval Church, well respected primary school, park, local pub and vibrant village hall. There is also a regular bus service through the village from Skipton to Keighley.

Farnhill is only 4 miles from Skipton and is also within comfortable travelling distance of the major towns of West Yorkshire and East Lancashire.

The historic market town of Skipton, famous for its four days a week open street market, provides comprehensive shopping and leisure facilities and is only a short drive from the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the popular holiday destinations of Grassington, Malham, and Bolton Abbey. The local railway stations of Skipton, Cononley and Steeton have regular services to Leeds, Bradford and Lancaster, and Skipton even has a direct daily train to London.


Starkey Lane is located in an elevated position in a very quiet location on the South side of the Aire Valley. The building is constructed of local stone and painted white and boasts character features including a lovely stone fireplace, stained pine panel latched doors and exposed timber beams. This charming cottage benefits from gas central heating throughout and uPVC double glazed windows and doors.


Sitting Room

15'9 x 13'3 (max) accessed via a part glazed uPVC door with exposed timber panel ceiling and beams, large open stone fireplace with stone hearth and multi fuel stove. Stone window seat. Doors lead to the dining room/ study, kitchen and the stairwell

Dining Room/ Study

9'6 x 8'2 with exposed beam, pine stained cupboard housing the electricity meter, and window looking onto Starkey Lane


15'7 x 7'3 with stained pine panel ceiling and exposed beam, and a range of wall and base units with both laminate and tiled work surfaces with complimentary tiling over and a stainless steel 1.5 bowl sink with mixer tap plus a breakfast bar. Under counter space for a dishwasher and washing machine. Wall mounted Baxi 105 HE combination boiler. uPVC stable style door leads out to the rear garden area

Door from the living room leads to:

Ground Floor Stair Lobby

With stairs leading up to the first floor landing and a good sized under stairs storage cupboard



With doors leading to both bedrooms and house bathroom

Bedroom One

15'8 (max) x 8'9 (max) 'L' shaped double bedroom with windows to two sides and large built in wardrobe with mirrored sliding doors. Cast iron feature Victorian fireplace

Bedroom Two

12'4 x 7'6 another double bedroom with feature wallpapered wall

House Bathroom

With a three piece white bathroom suite including a panelled bath with mixer tap, wall mounted shower attachment and tiling over and shower curtain. Pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Built in storage cupboard with shelving and vinyl floor covering.


To the rear of the property there is a split level patio area boasting long distance views across the Aire Valley, plus a brick built outhouse

Directions - Sat Nav: reference BD20 9AW

Council Tax - Band C


Strictly by appointment through the agents CARLING JONES - contact Emma Carling on 01756 799163 or email

EPC Rating - E(52)


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.

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:
20 October 2016

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