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3 bedroom terraced house for sale

White Boar Cottage, Kirkgate, Middleham, Leyburn, DL8

Fixed Price £250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive period townhouse
  • Three storeys
  • Immaculately presented
  • Currently a holiday cottage
  • Three bedrooms
  • Spacious lounge
  • Stylish kitchen

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


An impressive frontage and stunning interiors in an appealing location, this three-storey period townhouse offers very well presented three double bedroom accommodation ideal for full time occupation and currently a holiday cottage.


Whether the successful purchaser is seeking a home for full-time occupation or as a lucrative holiday cottage, they will be impressed by the distinctive Georgian property and well-appointed interiors, in a wonderful location. White Boar Cottage is a three storey character house offering spacious proportions having been stylishly upgraded and now offering interiors combining period charm and quality fittings. To the ground floor there is a spacious lounge with multi-fuel stove, plus a well-appointed oak fitted kitchen, the first floor features two bedrooms and a stylish house bathroom and the second floor is home to an en-suite double bedroom. The current owners have successfully built a holiday cottage business providing an excellent basis for future bookings, whilst the low-maintenance property will suit those seeking a pied-a-terre at the entrance to the Yorkshire Dales or for those downsizing seeking a home ideal to lock-up-and-leave. With original charm and character including exposed beams, cottage-style doors and double-glazed wooden-framed windows, this neutrally decorated property features oil-fired central heating and requires an internal appraisal to appreciate its spacious and well-presented interiors.

Proceed out of Layburn on the A684 towards Bedale and turn right onto the A6108 towards Masham and Ripon. On Entering Middleham continue up Kirkgate and the property can be found on the left hand side.

White Boar Cottage is prominently situated on Kirkgate at the heart of Middleham, an attractive village renowned for its racehorse training yards and location close to the Yorkshire Dales. Popular with tourists and equally as appealing for rural living, this location is convenient for nearby amenities and for links to the surrounding areas. There is a public house an independent shops in the village whilst the nearby attractive town of Leyburn is well-served by shops, services, public houses and restaurants. There are schools nearby for both primary and secondary ages and there are leisure facilities including sports clubs and a swimming pool within easy reach. The Yorkshire Dales and Moors are close-by and some of the region's most breathtaking scenery is accessible along with historic parks and gardens. The cathedral city of Ripon, Masham and market town of Northallerton offer more extensive amenities along with links to surrounding towns and cities. The region's motorway network and business centres are also within easy reach for the commuter.

Dining Kitchen: 
Fitted with a range of handmade oak wall and base level units having matching work surfaces and tiled splash backs with a white 1 ½ bowl sink with drainer. Incorporating a plate rack and having an integrated oven, four ring electric hob with extractor hood over, space for a fridge and an integrated dishwasher and washer dryer. Housing the central heating boiler and having tiled flooring, ceiling down lighters, door to the side and a bay window to the rear.


Having stairs rising to the second floor.

Bedroom 1: 
A spacious double room with recessed wardrobe having hanging rail, feature bench seat, exposed beam, ceiling down lighters, under stairs cupboard and two sash windows to the front.

Bedroom 3: 
Fitted with recessed wardrobes having rail and shelving space, access to the roof void and a window to the side.

With half panelled walls and having a white suite of bath with shower over and glazed shower screen, matching pedestal wash basin and wc, part tiled walls, ceiling down lighters and two rear windows.


Bedroom 2: 
A further spacious double room with feature fire place, exposed beams, ceiling down lighters and two sash windows to the front.

En-suite Shower Room: 
With a white suite of pedestal wash basin and matching wc, corner shower unit, chrome ladder towel rail, part tiled walls, ceiling down lighters and extractor fan.

Holiday Cottage Business: 
The current owners of White Boar Cottage currently successfully let the property for short and long term breaks throughout the year through English Country Cottages, reference IMX. There are bookings for the coming months. There is furniture and other fixtures and fittings which are available by separate negotiation.


Having solid wooden entrance door to the front with attractive arched glazed panel over, opening to:

A spacious room with a multi fuel stove set onto a stone hearth, there is a shelved recess, ceiling down lighters, under stairs cupboard and walk-in bay window to the front.

Inner Hall: 
Having stairs rising to the first floor and a window to the side.

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Added on Rightmove:
15 April 2014

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