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Apartment 12 Gargrave House, Gargrave

£225,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Very Fine Country Apartment in Parkland Setting
  • Stunning Architecture & Beautiful Setting
  • Impressive Entrance with Sweeping Staircase
  • Light and Airy Sitting Room
  • State-of-the-Art Equipped Dining Kitchen
  • Elegant Double Bedroom & Smart Modern Bathroom
  • Carpeted & With Window Shutters, Furniture Also Available
  • EPC Rating C
  • Level 5 Minute Walk to Village Centre
  • Early Vacant Possession Available

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

One of the most sought-after villages in Craven, Gargrave is located 4 miles West of Skipton and is within the catchment area for the well-regarded Skipton Grammar Schools. Surrounded by beautiful countryside and a justifiably popular place to live, Gargrave is almost entirely on the level and has its own railway station with train services connecting through to Skipton and then onto Bradford and Leeds. Within the village there is a good range of local shops as well as a supermarket, church, three public houses, doctor's and dentist's surgeries, primary school and well-patronised village hall with many community events. There are also sporting facilities including cricket club, football club, tennis and croquet. Alongside three charming village greens, the River Aire meanders through the village, as does the Leeds-Liverpool Canal with its colourful barges and pretty towpath walks.  

Gargrave House is set on the edge of the village and is acknowledged as one of the finest country houses in the area, originally built in 1917 by the distinguished Scottish architect James Dunn, who also designed a number of important buildings in Edinburgh. This historic Grade II Listed building was sympathetically and thoughtfully converted into 12 individual apartments in 2005/6, each with their own original features blending with modern luxury fixtures and fittings. 

The main entrance to the House features an impressive wide sweeping staircase with shallow treads, and Apartment 12 is accessed off the first floor (which also has lift access). Benefitting from gas-fired central heating, the accommodation is fully carpeted and immaculately presented, and with approximate room sizes in brief comprises:- 

VESTIBULE TO:  

HALLWAY Intercom system. Radiator.  

SITTING ROOM 19' 02" x 14' 04" (5.84m x 4.37m) A lovely light room with high arched Georgian window with custom-made shutters overlooking the lawned and wooded grounds to the East and velux roof window to the South. Period cast-iron and tiled fireplace. Two radiators.  

DINING KITCHEN 14' 03" x 9' 01" (4.34m x 2.77m) Smartly equipped with cream-coloured wall and base units with easy close drawers. Granite worktops incorporating 1½ bowl stainless steel Belfast-style sinks. Integrated appliances comprise Miele electric fan assisted oven; Miele microwave; Miele four ring gas hob; AEG brushed chrome canopied extractor hood; Electrolux slimline dishwasher; Zanussi washer/dryer. 

DOUBLE BEDROOM 17' 08" x 14' 04" (5.38m x 4.37m) overall. High arched Georgian window with custom-made shutters giving lovely Southerly aspect views across the parkland. Period feature cast-iron and tiled fireplace. Radiator.  

BATHROOM Three piece Kohler white suite comprising; wide bath with overhead shower and curved shower screen; pedestal hand basin; low suite w.c. Heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Tiled floor and walls. 

OUTSIDE Gargrave House is approached by an impressive level driveway which sweeps through the lawned grounds to a circular turning area to the front of the principal house. Apartment 12 has two numbered parking spaces to the front of the house, and there is ample additional visitor parking to the side. Apartment 12 also has an external STORE (in Storage Block Number 3) measuring 5'10" x 3'3".

The grounds are fully managed and well maintained by the Management Company and can be enjoyed by residents at any time, extending to xxx acres with woodland, shrubbery areas and manicured lawns, giving a secluded and stately setting. 

TENURE The Gargrave House properties are leasehold, on a 999 year lease from 1st January 2005 to Gargrave House Management (No 1) Ltd at a ground rent of £100 pa. Services charges for 2017 have been approximately 40% higher than usual as additional works have been carried out to the building (re-pointing, application of storm sealant, external re-painting and works to the cellar) and it is anticipated that service charges will reduce again from 2018. Currently the service charge for Apartment 12 is £4267.36 pa, whereas it was £2339.78 in 2016, and £2009.40 in 2015. 

PLEASE NOTE The extent of the property and its boundaries are subject to verification by inspection of the title deeds.
The measurements in these particulars are approximate and have been provided for guidance purposes only. The fixtures, fittings and appliances have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. The internal photographs used in these particulars are reproduced for general information and it cannot be inferred that any item is included in the sale.  

COUNCIL TAX This property is in Council Tax Band D. For further details please visit the Craven District Council website. 

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS We would be pleased to arrange a viewing for you. Please contact Dale Eddison's Skipton office. Our opening hours are:-
Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday: 11.00am - 3.00pm  

DIRECTIONS Travelling from Skipton, on entering Gargrave on the A65 turn right just in front of the Old Swan public house onto North Street and just past the small car park turn right onto West Street and over the canal bridge. Proceed straight across onto Markhouse Lane, and take the next left-hand driveway leading to Gargrave House. Visitors parking spaces are allocated towards the rear.

 


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Nearest stations

  • Colne (9.5 mi)
  • Nelson (11.3 mi)
  • Brierfield (12.3 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Colne (9.5 mi)
  • Nelson (11.3 mi)
  • Brierfield (12.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Dale Eddison, Skipton

84 High Street, Skipton, BD23 1JH

01756 535017 Local call rate

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