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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Farther Rome, Giggleswick, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24

Offers in Region of £597,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Grade II listed property
  • Four bedrooms
  • Very spacious and flexible accommodation
  • Breath-taking views in an exceptional rural location
  • Outbuildings, small paddock and garden
  • Accessible to local amenities and commuting links

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A superb Grade II Listed property dating back to 1690 which has been substantially improved over recent years retaining many period features. The property benefits from a large garden with outbuildings and ample parking. Close to Settle (2 miles) with good transport links to West Yorkshire and Lancashire.

Farther Rome is a superb detached Grade II Listed property close to the market town of Settle with spectacular views down Rathmell valley. The property has been substantially improved and upgraded during the current ownership. Located at the end of a well maintained lane the property occupies a stunning position with ample parking, small paddock, garden and superb views. Dating from 1690 the property has many interesting features including rare stone mullion windows and an impressive inglenook fireplace. There are superb additions including bespoke kitchen, underfloor heating and superb bathrooms. Briefly comprising a spacious entrance hall accessed from a wood panelled entrance door with date stone above. The ground floor rooms are generous in size particularly the expansive living room with the large impressive walk in period arched stone inglenook fireplace. In addition there is a generous snug with multi fuel stove. Both reception rooms and the hallway are fitted with engineered oak flooring and have underfloor heating. The large bespoke breakfast kitchen by Eastburn Country Furniture is finished in attractive heritage colours with Italian marble worktops and is well equipped with high quality integrated appliances and a superb electric range as a centre piece with attractive Indian stone flooring. Adjacent to the kitchen is a practical boot room accessed from outside. There is also a contemporary wet room to the ground floor. To the first floor there are four double bedrooms and a good size study. The house bathroom comprises of cast iron white roll top free standing bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low flush wc, tiled floor and heated towel rail.

Externally the grounds and gardens are extensive and include parking, a private walled garden to the front with patio area and superb views over open countryside. In addition there is a small paddock area, spacious barn suitable for those classic car/bike enthusiasts with ground and first floor storage, three store rooms and a large timber shed. Houses of this type rarely come on the market and internal inspection is strongly advised

Farther Rome is situated in a rural yet not isolated location approximately two miles from Settle and Giggleswick. Settle offers a varied range of amenities including a Market Place with a colourful ‘Tuesday’ market, supermarket, along with an excellent range of shops, bars, café’s and salons. A railway station on the famous Settle to Carlisle line offers commuter links to Leeds and Bradford. Settle is also well located for commuting to North and West Yorkshire, and the East Lancashire business centres as well as the northern motorway network. Travel distances are approximate, Skipton 16 miles / Leeds 42 miles / Manchester 49 miles / Leeds Bradford Airport 35 miles / Manchester International 66 miles/ Kendal and the Lake District 30 miles. M6 North and South 23 miles. Schools include a primary and college, as well as a highly regarded public school in the neighbouring village of Giggleswick. The town has a medical centre, swimming pool, library, golf club and a wide range of recreational facilities, lovely open countryside is on the doorstep. The well regarded Craven Arms restaurant and bar is within a 15 minutes walk of the house as is the railway line servicing Leeds to Morecambe.

Approaching Settle from Long Preston, at the roundabout continue on the A65 bypass and take the second left turn under the railway bridge. Take the first left onto Storth Gill lane, proceed up the hill around the corner and take the next left turn into Rome Farm. Turn right in the farm yard, head down the concrete lane, turn left and follow the track to the end.


Agents notes 
The property is on Bore hole water which is shared between four properties. Septic tank drainage. Oil fired central heating.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 June 2018

Nearest stations

  • Giggleswick (0.8 mi)
  • Settle (1.7 mi)
  • Long Preston (4.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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3 High Street Settle BD24 9EX

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Dacre Son & Hartley, Settle

3 High Street Settle BD24 9EX

01729 556000 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Giggleswick (0.8 mi)
  • Settle (1.7 mi)
  • Long Preston (4.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Dacre Son & Hartley, Settle

3 High Street Settle BD24 9EX

01729 556000 Local call rate

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