Skip to content

Felixkirk, Thirsk, YO7

Guide Price
Added on 04/05/2021
Carter Jonas Rural, Yorkshire

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Foxhills, is located in a beautiful setting, a detached family home which takes full advantage of the spectacular views, four Danish Built Cabins, and large enclosed grass paddock.

In all the site extends to approximately 7.55 acres.

Highly sought after idyllic rural location, in the picturesque village of Felixkirk, which benefits from a highly regarded pub, and village church.

Situated in a beautiful stretch of countryside tucked away on the fringe of The North Yorkshire Moors National Park, Foxhills occupies a pretty and elevated position adjoining open fields with breathtaking views over the Vale of York with the Hambleton Hills immediately behind.

The property has been in the same family for 40 years, the owners having sensitively developed a successful long established self catering holiday business sympathetic to the landscape attracting a high proportion of repeat bookings year after
year from a loyal customer base.

The historic market town of Thirsk is situated approximately 3.5 miles to the south-west which offers a wide range of amenities, shops, restaurants and facilities.

The A19 trunk road is situated within 2 miles thereby providing excellent access to the A1 and the national motorway network and the commercial centres of the north east.

Thirsk railway station provides an east coast mainline train connection to London King’s Cross and Edinburgh.

Teesside International Airport is approximately 30 minutes away.

The area benefits from an excellent choice of state schools and independent schools including Ampleforth College, Queen Mary’s and Cundall Manor.

Foxhills House is situated centrally on the property and to the north of the cabins.

Accessed from a sweeping driveway, the house, architect designed comprises a detached property built with local stone under an asymmetric pitched tile roof.

The accommodation provides flexible family living extending to approximately 2,504 ft2 (232.7 m2). The entrance hallway leads to the sitting room which is open to the eaves creating a spacious double ceiling, with a welcoming ambience from the open fire. Large panoramic windows and patio doors to the garden provide a light and airy feel. The dining area leads on from the sitting
room providing an open plan aspect which again benefits from the far reaching views to the west. The kitchen and utility room are situated off the dining area with a home office and downstairs cloakroom accessed from the entrance hallway.

To the first floor the galleried landing which overlooks the sitting room provides access to an
en-suite bedroom, three further bedrooms and a
house bathroom. Double doors from the landing
open onto the recessed balcony affording another opportunity to take in the views.

There is an integral double garage whilst externally, the property benefits from a generous parking area at the southern elevation, also allowing access to the double stable block.

Extensive mature well stocked gardens and
grounds surround Foxhills House which makes
the most of the enviable views.

An enclosed grass paddock situated to the
north of the house extends to approximately
4.83 acres and also provides a timber framed
hay store and field shelter. This is adjoined by a
further smaller enclosed paddock.

Four detached cabins, the unique Danish built ‘Hideaways’, each occupying a private position with a delightful outlook. They are set within landscaped grounds designed and laid out in a 2.50 acre woodland site comprised of a carefully curated collection of mature specimen trees and established shrubs.

Ample car parking is available for each cabin.

Each Hideaway accommodates four people with open plan living providing lounge, dining area and kitchen area, which leads to a central passage off which is a double bedroom, second bedroom with bunk beds and shower room. An open verandah to the front provides a relaxing area to sit and appreciate the established gardens and

The Hideaways are served by LPG gas central
heating, and mains water.

The business is not VAT registered and has built up strong repeat and recommendation trade.

The Hideways are marketed through the website

Foxhills is offered for sale by private treaty. If you have downloaded these particulars, please register your interest with the Harrogate office so that you can be kept fully informed as to how we propose to conclude the sale.


Foxhills was originally granted planning consent subject to an Agricultural Occupancy Condition (AOC). A Certificate of Lawful Use or Development (CLEUD) was granted on 10th December 2020 which permits occupation in breach of the AOC.

Planning consent in respect of the Hideaways was granted in January 1983 originally for 6 units albeit only 4 have been constructed. Occupation of the Lodges is restricted to holiday visitors only
and no person shall occupy for more than
eight weeks consecutively.

Mains water
Mains electric
Private drainage
Oil fired central heating

Any guide prices quoted are exclusive of VAT. In the event that the sale of the property or any part of it or any right attached to it becomes chargeable supply for the purposes of VAT, such tax will be payable in addition to the purchase price.

Current – F (21)
Potential – C (77)

Hambleton District Council

Viewings are strictly by prior appointment made through the sole selling agents.




Felixkirk, Thirsk, YO7


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Thirsk Station4.2 miles
Check mortgage affordabilityPowered by Nationwide - Rightmove receives a fixed monthly fee from Nationwide for introductions made via the Rightmove platforms. It's up to you if you choose Nationwide or a different lender to suit your mortgage needs and circumstances
Market information
See similar nearby properties

About the agent

Carter Jonas Rural, Yorkshire

82 Micklegate, York, YO1 6LF

Carter Jonas Rural, Yorkshire

Carter Jonas LLP is a leading UK property consultancy. It is renowned for the quality of its service and expertise of its people. With a network of 35 offices across England and Wales, it employs more than 550 partners and staff, with 25 equity partners. It helps its clients sell, let, manage and add value to their properties, whether they be residential homes, farms and estates, development land, offices, industrial or retail buildings.

More properties from this agent

Stamp Duty calculator



These notes are private, only you can see them.

Staying secure when looking for property

Ensure you're up to date with our latest advice on how to avoid fraud or scams when looking for property online.

Visit our security centre to find out more

Disclaimer - Property reference HGT210029. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Carter Jonas Rural, Yorkshire. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* Average speeds are based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on Speed can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to your property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. You should have the right to exit your contract without penalty if this happens. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.

Map data ©OpenStreetMap contributors.

Your search history

You have no recent searches.