3 bedroom character property for sale

1 ASKRIGG COURT, Jackson Walk,Menston,LS29**

Sold STC £410,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A most STUNNING AND SUBSTANTIAL THREE BEDROOM Grade II CHARACTER property
  • Forming part of this EXCLUSIVE CONVERSION in a HIGHLY SOUGHT-AFTER locality
  • A UNIQUE home with a FEATURE two storey TOWER
  • A GOOD SIZED THREE bed property with GUEST AREA and OFFICE/TOWER room with PANORAMIC views
  • With SPACIOUS LIVING ROOM/DINER/FAMILY ROOM
  • Set in DELIGHTFUL communal grounds & offering SUPERB family sized accommodation
  • IN PROXIMITY to MENSTON TRAIN STATION, EXCELLENT SCHOOLS and VILLAGE amenities
  • Many ORIGINAL features and CHARACTERISTICS, including original style windows and deep skirtings
  • TWO allocated parking spaces to the rear and LAWNED GARDEN area to the front

Full description

Tenure: Freehold



Askrigg Court is an imposing traditional stone grade II listed building by architect J. Vickers Edwards built in 1888 and set in quiet communal gardens just outside Menston village and accessible to the retail parks in Guiseley. It Oozes charm, character and grandeur with it's range of high ceilings, wide doors, cornice and large original style Victorian windows.

In a tranquil semi-countryside setting the house boasts spectacular, undisturbed views across the communal grounds but accessible to the tourist/beauty spots of Otley Chevin and Ilkley Moor including the Cow n' Calf.

This large, yet comfortable, house has been sympathetically renovated combining authentic and original style with modern luxury to provide spacious family sized living accommodation. The tower makes this a unique home to own.

Relax in the garden and enjoy the sunrise to the East, the garden of which is maintained as part of the communal gardens or enjoy a game of tennis on the onsite courts.

With a train station that boasts a 15 minute journey to Leeds and an easy commute to Ilkley, Askrigg Court offers a perfect location and is an ideal base for exploring all that the Wharf Valley has have to offer. To the West local amenities are accessible in Menston including post office/off license and bakery and to the East Guiseley provides cosmopolitan shopping including two retail parks, Marks and Spencer food, Morrisons, Next and Costa coffee.

GROUND FLOOR

ENTRANCE HALLWAY
An open but sheltered external hallway leading to the entrance door.

LIVING/DINING ROOM
24' 10" x 22' 0" (7.57m x 6.73m)
The entrance door leads into an impressive sized open plan living room and dining area. The room has two original style high vertical Victorian style windows and ceiling cornice to the front and provides superb family living space ideal for families and/or entertaining. The room has four feature candelabra style light ceiling fittings, satellite and telephone points. Two French doors provide access to the dining/kitchen. There is a recently new carpet floor finish.

DINING KITCHEN
14' 6" x 9' 7" (4.42m x 2.94m)
Spotlights. Radiator. Original style high vertical Victorian style window. Extensive range of solid timber cream shaker style wall and base cabinets with butchers style timber work surfaces over an inset belfast white sink with mixer tap over and brick style beveled edge grey splashback tiling. There is a sizeable 'Rangemaster' oven with 7 x gas burners including wok hob, double oven and grill with double extractor chimney over. Integrated appliances includes dishwasher and fridge and freezer with washing machine feed. Double French doors leading to the living room.

INNER HALL
With understairs cupboard, wide staircase to the first floor and door to the front garden.

GROUND FLOOR CLOAKS
7' 8" x 5' 2" (2.35m x 1.59m)
Window to the front elevation. With a two piece suite comprising low level WC and wash hand basin in white. Tiled flooring and half-tiled walls. Extractor fan.

FIRST FLOOR

FIRST FLOOR LANDING
With an original style high vertical Victorian style window. An impressive sized landing which could be used for multiple additional purposes with access to the tower guest and office area. Carpet floor finish.

The landing has an airing cupboard and good sized storage cupboard.

BEDROOM ONE
15' 3" x 9' 8" (4.65m x 2.97m)
A good sized room with an original style high vertical Victorian style window with open views. Two radiators. Carpet floor finish and en-suite shower room.

EN SUITE
6' 10" x 4' 1" (2.09m x 1.27m)
With a three piece suite encompassing a large tiled shower cubicle, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Ceiling spot-lights and extractor fan. Tiled floor finish.

BEDROOM TWO
11' 8" x 9' 10" (3.58m x 3.01m)
With an original style high vertical Victorian style window. Radiator and ceiling cornice. Carpet floor finish.

BEDROOM THREE
9' 10" x 9' 3" (3.02m x 2.83m)
With an original style high vertical Victorian style window to the rear. Radiator and ceiling cornice. Carpet floor finish.

HOUSE BATHROOM
9' 9" x 6' 4" (2.98m x 1.95m)
A three piece suite in white encompassing low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and panelled bath with shower mixer tap over. Extractor fan. Tiled flooring and half-tiled walls.

SECOND FLOOR

THE TOWER

GUEST AREA
The first floor of the tower area is accessed via a spiral staircase and is currently being used as a guest area.

OFFICE ROOM
With a panoramic view unsurpassed to the four compass points. This room is really what makes this property unique, quirky and a rare commodity for purchase.

CELLAR AREA
There is a useful allocated cellar storage facility available to residents of Askrigg Court.

EXTERIOR
To the frontage you will find a lawned area with natural shrub borders, overlooking communal greenland and woodland. To the rear are two allocated parking spaces as well as visitor parking. Set in delightful and well maintained communal gardens and in proximity to countryside walks and Menston village.

DIRECTIONS
From our Guiseley Branch turn right into Otley Road (A65) travelling towards Ilkley. At the White Cross roundabout take the third exit with the Wetherby Whaler (former Harry Ramsden's) on your right hand side. Take the second main turning on the left hand side into High Royds Drive (opposite St Mary's School). Continue straight ahead turning left at the mini-roundabout into Jackson Walk, continue straight forward into Askrigg Court. No.1 is located on the left hand side.

OTHER USEFUL INFORMATION
There is access to a large basement cellar area providing a useful storage facility for bikes and tools and housing the property utility meters. The property is FREEHOLD with a Service Charge payable of 90 pcm*. This fee includes maintenance of the communal grounds (which has previously included maintenance of the garden to the front), external building maintenance including window cleaning as well as buildings insurance.

* this service charge may be subject to annual change .


More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 November 2017

Nearest stations

  • Menston (0.7 mi)
  • Guiseley (0.9 mi)
  • Burley-in-Wharfedale (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

Use the school checker

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Blue Residential, Guiseley

86 Otley Road, Guiseley, Leeds, LS20 8BH

01943 678323 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Floorplans


To view this property or request more details, contact:

Blue Residential, Guiseley

86 Otley Road, Guiseley, Leeds, LS20 8BH

01943 678323 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Map & Street View

Nearest stations

  • Menston (0.7 mi)
  • Guiseley (0.9 mi)
  • Burley-in-Wharfedale (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Blue Residential, Guiseley

86 Otley Road, Guiseley, Leeds, LS20 8BH

01943 678323 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Disclaimer - Property reference 10257. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk 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 Blue Residential, Guiseley. 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 comparethemarket.com. 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.