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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Prospect Hoouse,Mount Pleasant, Staithes, TS13 5DG

Under Offer £215,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A 3 bedroom 3 storey semi-detached house
  • uPVC double glazed windows
  • Access to the garden which is shared with the adjoining property

Full description

Set above the old former fishing village of Staithes, Prospect House is set in a nice location with a sunny garden to the front. Avoiding the steep bank into the village makes access to this house considerably easier, as The Old Stubble Path runs along the ridge of the valley. Just round the corner is a beautifully positioned bench, ideal to sit and enjoy the view with a morning coffee!

With scope for buyers to improve, this house really is a blank canvas, but offers some lovely character and charm.

Approached down The Old Stubble Path, a gate provides access to the footpath which runs behind this pair of semis. The first one is Prospect House and a traditional timber front door opens into...

Vestibule: The vestibule has a uPVC double glazed window to the side, tiled floor and from here doors lead to...

Dining Kitchen: 13'0 x 11'7 The dining kitchen has windows to three sides, a tiled floor and a radiator, as well as a beamed ceiling. With plenty of space for a kitchen table, there is a range of base units comprising cupboards and drawers under laminate worktop, with an inset 1 and bowl resin sink unit. The kitchen is plumbed for the washing machine and has an electric cooker point.

Sitting Room: 15'0 x 12'4 The sitting room has a uPVC double glazed window to the front aspect, a further window to the rear and exposed floorboards, along with a beamed ceiling. Set in the back corner is an electric panel heater, although the focal point of the room is the period cast iron and tiled fireplace, with an open fire and tiled hearth. This room offers a TV point and houses the staircase which rises to the first floor, with a cupboard beneath.

First Floor:
The staircase from the sitting room rises directly to the first floor landing which has 2 windows to the rear aspect, houses the enclosed staircase to the second floor and has a radiator. From here doors lead to...

Bedroom 1: 11'11 x 10'1 The first bedroom has a window to the rear overlooking the garden and a radiator.

Bathroom: 11'5 x 7'7 Nicely proportioned, this bathroom has a uPVC double glazed window to the rear, part tiled walls and a radiator. Built-in in a corner is the airing cupboard with its lagged hot water tank and immersion heater and there is a wall mounted, Dimplex fan heater. The white suite comprises a panel bath, a WC with a low level cistern and a bidet, as well as a pedestal wash hand basin and a tiled shower cubicle with a Triton electric shower.

Second Floor:
The staircase from the first floor landing rises directly to the second floor landing. This has a low ceiling and exposed purlins, as well as a sliding sash window to the rear. From the landing, doors lead into...

Bedroom 2: 12'5 (13'5 maximum) x 11'7 This bedroom has a uPVC double glazed window to the rear looking out over the garden and up the valley. It also offers a radiator.

Bedroom 3: 12'4 (with reduced headroom of approximately 3'9 at one side) x 7'8 The third of the bedrooms, a small, cottage style double, has a uPVC double glazed window to the rear, a radiator and exposed purlins.

Lying to the front of the property and accessed up steps from the path which runs outside the front doors of these 2 semi-detached houses, is the garden. It is laid mainly to lawn with a range of flowerbeds and borders.


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 along the A174 coast road through the villages of Sandsend, Lythe, Hinderwell and up to Staithes. Having driven past the Co-op shop, take the right turn just after the traffic lights onto Staithes Lane and follow this road down to the public carpark, where it is best to leave the car. Proceeding on foot along Staithes Lane continue to the top of the bank and instead of following the road down the hill, take the right hand fork along The Old Stubble Path which runs along the side of the valley. This actually gives some nice views of the rooftops of Staithes and proceeding down here, you will see Prospect House on your right hand side, the first property which clearly stands out.

Services: The property is understood to be connected to mains water, electricity and drainage. The property has an open fire located in the lounge with a back boiler which provides central heating and hot water.

Council Tax Banding: 'C' 1,531.54 payable for 2017-18 (verbal query only) Scarborough Borough Council Tel 01723 232323.

Post Code: TS13 5DG

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30 June 2017

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