5 bedroom terraced house for sale

Ferndene, 44 Staithes Lane, Staithes, TS13 5AD

Guide Price £315,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 bedrooms plus a boxroom
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Set over 3 storeys and dating back to the turn of the 20th century
  • Garden to front and patio garden to rear
  • Parking on the rear lane
  • Gas central heating
  • Lovely views to the front over the cliffs towards the sea and the moors
  • Modern fixtures and fittings in the kitchen and bathroom
  • Offering a wealth of charm and character

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This is a really nicely presented period house set at the top of the bank in Staithes, with some lovely views to the front encompassing the sea over Cowbar Nab, Boulby Cliffs and the moors. With modern fixtures and fittings in the kitchen and bathroom, as well as gas central heating, it really should appeal to a wide range of buyers.

Approached from the pavement, a gate and steps lead up into the front garden with its pathway to the half glazed front door with original stained glass panels, which open into…

Front Porch: The front porch has a tiled floor and is half glazed with original stained glass top windows and plain glass beneath. From here, the half glazed, stained glass front door with matching side windows opens into…

Hallway: The hallway houses the staircase to the first floor, with its lovely dark wood banisters and a useful cupboard and storage area beneath. The hallway has a radiator, dado and picture rails, as well as coving and a ceiling rose. From here, period doors lead to…

Sitting Room: 13'2 (16'10 into bay) x 15'3 to chimney recess The sitting room has a sash bay window to the front, 2 radiators and a television point. There is a beautiful period cast iron and tiled fireplace with a marble surround and built in shelving to the chimney breast. More character is imparted by the picture rail, coving and ceiling rose.

Dining Room: 14'1 x 10'9 to chimney breast (12'0 into recess) The dining room has a glazed door to the rear patio garden with windows to either side. There is a radiator, ceiling rose, coving and picture rail. Once again, this room offers a period cast iron and tiled fireplace, with a tiled hearth and decorative surround and mantle.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room:

Kitchen Area: 14'10 x 6'3 The kitchen has windows to both side and rear aspects and 2 Velux windows in the roof, making it a beautifully light kitchen. There is a half glazed door leading out to the rear patio garden and a radiator. The kitchen itself provides a range of wall and base units comprising cupboards and drawers under granite worktop, with an inset one and a half bowl, stainless steel sink unit. There is an inset Siemens ceramic hob and built in oven beneath, with a Neff stainless steel cooker hood over. The walls are part tiled with a mix of glass and ceramic tiles. The kitchen has an integrated fridge and dishwasher and the Worcester Green Star wall mounted gas boiler, which provides the central heating and hot water, is located here.

The Kitchen area leads into…

The Breakfast Dining Area: 10'11 x 8'1 The breakfast dining area has a sash window to the rear patio garden, tiled floor and a radiator.

First Floor
The staircase from the entrance hallway rises to the first floor landing, which has a dado rail, a radiator and houses the staircase to the second floor. From here, period 4 panel pine doors lead to…

Bathroom: 10'10 x 6'4 This large bathroom has a stained glass sash window to the rear, tiled floor and tiled walls. There are 2 chrome ladder style radiators, a shaver point and the airing cupboard, with its lagged hot water tank and immersion heater, is located in here in a cupboard in the corner. There is a designer style ceramic sink, a WC with a low level, dual flush cistern set in the corner and a period, cast iron, free standing bath (which we understand to be original). There is also a tiled shower cubicle with a thermostatic shower.

Separate WC: This offers a stained glass sash window to the rear, has half tiled walls and a tiled floor and houses the WC with its low level cistern.

Bedroom 2: 14'0 x 10'9 to chimney breast, including en-suite The second bedroom has a sash window to the rear, a radiator, picture rail and a built in cupboard. Built in the corner of this room is a small en-suite which has a WC with a low level cistern, a pedestal wash hand basin and an extractor fan.

Bedroom 1: 13'3 (15'10 into bay window) x 12'9 This beautiful master bedroom has a sash window to the front, with lovely views of the moors, Boulby cliffs and out to sea over Cowbar. There is a gorgeous, period cast iron and tiled fireplace, with a tiled hearth and dark wood surround and mantle. This room has 2 radiators, a pedestal wash hand basin, built in cupboard, along with picture rail and coving.

Bedroom 5: 9'1 x 8'6 This bedroom has a sash window to the front, again looking out towards Boulby cliffs and the moors, with oblique views over Cowbar to the sea. In addition there is a radiator and a telephone point.

Top Floor
The staircase from the first floor landing rises directly to the second floor landing, which has a picture rail, dado rail and stripped pine, 4 panel doors to…

Bathroom: 9'3 x 7'1 Another generously proportioned bathroom, this has a Velux window, tiled floor and a tiled wall. There is a chrome ladder style, radiator and a under eaves storage. The suite comprises a designer style, glass bowl sink unit, with mixer taps and shelf beneath, a WC with a concealed dual flush cistern, a bidet and a Jacuzzi bath with a thermostatic shower over.

Bedroom 3: 11'3 x 9'5 The third bedroom (currently used as a studio) has a Velux window, access to under eaves storage and built in cupboards to the chimney recess. There is also a radiator and access to the loft via a roof hatch.

Bedroom 4: 11'4 x 9'3 The fourth bedroom has a glass sided dormer window to the front, with a sash window which offers views to the moors, Boulby and out to sea over Cowbar. There is an attractive, bedroom style fireplace, a radiator and again, access to under eaves storage through doors on either side of the dormer window.

Box Room: 9'2 x 9'2 (right into the eaves, with approximately 1'0 of headroom) This small room is currently used for storage and has a Velux window to the front and a radiator.

Externally

Front Garden: The front garden is set raised up above street level and surrounded by hedges to front and sides. There is an attractive, paved, central seating area surrounded by flowerbeds and borders. A path runs from the front gate, up some steps to the front door.

Rear Patio Garden: The rear yard is enclosed by walls with gated access to the back lane, where there is two parking spaces available. The garden itself is designed for ease of maintenance, being partly decked and partly shaled. Lying opposite the kitchen door is a brick built outbuilding converted into a utility room.

Utility Room: 8'0 x 5'0 The useful outbuilding has a tiled floor, a radiator and a half glazed door to the side, with a window to the front. There is a run of worktop along one side, with storage beneath and an inset, twin bowl, sink unit. This outhouse is plumbed for the washing machine and has space for the freezer.

GENERAL REMARKS AND STIPULATIONS

Viewing: Viewings by appointment. All interested parties should discuss this property, and in particular any specific issues that might affect their interest, with the agent's office prior to travelling or making an appointment to view this property.

Directions: From Whitby, take the A174 coast road north for approximately 10 miles towards Saltburn, passing through the villages of Sandsend, Lythe and Hinderwell. On reaching the village of Staithes, take the right turn just beyond the pedestrian crossing, where signed into the historic old village. Continue along this road, which is Staithes Lane, turning right onto Cliff Road and almost immediately left onto Fairfield Road, which lies at the back of Staithes Lane. It is easiest to park the car here and then walk round to the front, number 44 being approximately the 5th house on your right hand side, identifiable by our 'For Sale' board.

Services: The property is understood to be connected to mains water, electricity, drainage and gas. Central heating and hot water are provided by the wall mounted, Worcester Green Star, gas fired boiler, located in the kitchen.

Planning: The property lies in the North York Moors National Park. Telephone: 01439 770657.

Council Tax Banding: 'C' £1,481.37 payable for 2016-17 (verbal query only) Scarborough Borough Council (01723 232323)


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  • Leaholm (6.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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8 Victoria Square, Whitby, YO21 1EA

01947 496000 Local call rate

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