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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Butterdale Barn, West Marton, Skipton

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • EXTENDED BARN CONVERSION
  • BACKING ONTO OPEN FIELDS
  • SUPERB RURAL VIEWS
  • LARGE REAR GARDEN
  • CHARACTER FEATURES THROUGHOUT
  • SPACIOUS FAMILY SIZED DETACHED HOME
  • ONLY 10 MINS DRIVE FROM SKIPTON
  • VIEWING ESSENTIAL

Full description

NO FORWARD CHAIN
Standing in a superb semi-rural location, backing directly onto open fields and countryside whilst having stunning long distance views beyond, this substantial stone built detached barn conversion has been imaginatively extended to provide spacious five bedroom accommodation of superior proportions whilst including a good sized private driveway together with a particularly generous rear garden ideal for a growing family.

Viewing is essential to appreciate the many delightful character features that this interesting home has to offer; including exposed beams, trusses and stonework together with a magnificent stone fireplace to the living room and a further 'through the wall' style double sided fireplace adjoining the master bedroom and landing, providing a truly unique and exciting feature, extending to the roof apex on the landing and with a cosy snug area adjoining.

The impressive long distance views really do provide an enticing feature, with the property immediately adjoining open fields and farmland to both the side and rear and with the generous lawned and landscaped gardens therefore offering an enviable outside space, ideal for children and for entertaining.

The property has been subject to a variety of improvements in recent years including the installation of high quality timber framed sealed unit double glazed windows to the majority of the openings, tastefully designed in an off-white colour to complement the beautiful exterior stonework. Internally all rooms are of generous proportions throughout with particular note to the good sized living/dining kitchen and the magnificent through living room with superb central stone feature fireplace. The ground floor also includes a good sized reception hall and entrance porch, a study area, a utility room and a contemporary ground floor bathroom with three piece suite including shower over the bath. To the first floor there are five well planned bedrooms, a shower room and, as previously described, a superb landing area with snug and fireplace, cleverly designed to take advantage of the wonderful open views over the garden.

Surrounded by beautiful open countryside and with some delightful scenic walks and footpaths to explore, the exclusive rural village of West Marton is conveniently only circa ten minutes drive from the increasingly popular market town of Skipton with it's excellent range of amenities. The village enjoys an active and friendly local community and is on two school bus routes including primary and secondary. The A59 provides easy road access to all other nearby business centres whilst the Forest of Bowland (an area of outstanding natural beauty)is situated only circa five miles to the west and the Yorkshire Dales National Park is similarly only circa five miles to the north.



The historic market town of Skipton is known as the Gateway to the Dales and provides extensive shopping and recreational facilities together with excellent primary and secondary schooling.

Equipped with oil fired central heating together with electric underfloor heating to the rooms in the extension, this impressive detached character home comprises in further detail;

GROUND FLOOR
Entrance porch with substantial timber front entrance door. Tiled flooring. Beamed ceiling. Latched door set within an exposed stone reveal leading to:

SPACIOUS RECEPTION HALL/BOOT ROOM
15'4" x 7'6" with beamed ceiling. Tiled flooring. Sealed unit double glazed window set within an exposed stone surround. Two wall light points. Central heating radiator. Latched door leading to:

SPACIOUS AND IMPRESSIVE THROUGH LIVING ROOM
22'9" x 20'3" (both maximum overall) An impressive open plan space incorporating a superb central stone feature fireplace incorporating a solid fuel stove together with a stone hearth, mantel and an arched recess to the rear. Beamed ceiling. Sealed unit double glazed window to the rear incorporating a window seat whilst enjoying views towards the rear garden. Two sealed unit double glazed windows to the front incorporating exposed stone surrounds. Two central heating radiators. Three wall light points. Latched door leading to the stairs incorporating a useful built in cupboard underneath. Further latched doors leading to the utility room and kitchen.

UTILITY ROOM
9'3" x 7'5" (both maximum) with plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Ample space for other appliances. Tiled flooring. Timber rear entrance door. Sealed unit double glazed windows to the rear and side enjoying superb views over the garden towards the surrounding fields and countryside. Beamed ceiling. Built in boiler/store cupboard housing the Potterton oil fired central heating boiler.

INNER HALLWAY with door leading to:

GROUND FLOOR BATHROOM
Superbly appointed with a three piece white suite comprising traditional WC, hand wash basin set on a vanity cupboard and a panelled bath with a chrome mixer tap/shower hose attachment. Grey limestone effect wall tiling. Complimentary floor tiling. Beamed ceiling. Two sealed unit double glazed windows incorporating exposed stone surrounds. Chrome towel radiator.

SPACIOUS OPEN PLAN LIVING/DINING KITCHEN
12'8" x 10'8" (both maximum to the dining area) plus 20'5" x 9'3" (to the kitchen area)
The dining area includes a sealed unit double glazed window enjoying superb views over the rear garden and towards the fields and countryside beyond. Painted exposed stone feature wall. Recessed ceiling spotlights. Central heating radiator. Large opening leading through to the kitchem area which is superbly appointed with a range of modern fitted cream fronted wall and base units incorporating contrasting solid wood worktop surfaces. Stainless steel sink and drainer unit. Electric Rangemaster range cooker incorporating five ring ceramic hob together with a stainless steel extractor canopy over. Plumbing for a dishwasher. Multi-paned sealed unit double glazed windows to three sides. Sealed unit double glazed stable style rear entrance door. Electric underfloor heating.


FIRST FLOOR

IMPRESSIVE LANDING AREA
A superb space incorporating an interesting double sided open fireplace adjoining the master bedroom whilst also having a stone chimney breast extending to the apex of a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and trusses. Cast iron balustrade to the staircase. Exposed stone feature wall. Two wall light points. Two central heating radiators. Sealed unit double glazed window enjoying views towards the hills at the front whilst having an exposed stone lintel and sill. Built in airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. Loft hatch with drop down ladder leading to a part boarded loft space. The landing is open plan to a:

SNUG AREA
9'3" x 7'7" designed to take advantage of the delightful open views over the rear garden having sealed unit double glazed windows to the rear and side. Exposed stoned feature walls. Exposed beams. Wall light point.



MASTER BEDROOM
14'9" X 12'3" with recessed ceiling spotlights. Sealed unit double glazed window enjoying views over the rear garden towards the fields and countryside beyond. Exposed stone lintel and sill. Impressive double sided stone open fireplace adjoining the landing. Exposed beams. Central heating radiator.

BEDROOM TWO
15'5" x 7'6" with sealed unit double glazed windows to the front and rear enjoying superb open views over the rear garden. Exposed stone lintel and sills. Two wall light points. Central heating radiator.

BEDROOM THREE
12' x 7'11" with recessed ceiling spotlights. Sealed unit double glazed window enjoying views over the rear garden whilst having a panelled window seat below together with an exposed stone lintel above. Central heating radiator.


BEDROOM FOUR
9'11" x 9'2" (both maximum) with sealed unit double glazed window also enjoying views over the rear garden. Recessed ceiling spotlights. Electric underfloor heating.

BEDROOM FIVE
10'3" x 9'2" (both maximum) with multi-paned sealed unit double glazed window enjoying views towards the hills. Recessed ceiling spotlights. Electric underfloor heating.

HOUSE SHOWER ROOM with traditional white suite comprising low suite WC, pedestal hand wash basin and a separate shower cubicle housing a Mira mixer shower. Loft hatch. Central heating radiator. Sealed unit double glazed window enjoying views towards the hills whist having an exposed lintel and sill. Extractor fan.

OUTSIDE
To the front a GENEROUS PRIVATE DRIVEWAY provides excellent parking for several cars whilst having mature boundary hedging providing an excellent degree of privacy. Blossom tree set within a planted border. Gated access to both sides together with a small enclosed patio/sitting area adjoining the front entrance porch. External power point. External cold water tap. External lighting. Timber garden shed.

To the side there is a log store together with a further timber garden shed. To the rear the property benefits from a particularly generous lawned and landscaped garden immediately adjoining open fields and countryside and with superb long distance views beyond. The garden includes a secluded stone paved patio area adjoining the rear of the house with raised sleeper beds and there are various trees, bushes and flowerbed together with two further garden sheds. The good sized open lawned area provides ample space for children's outdoor play equipment whilst to the remaining side there is a small enclosed dog run together with the concealed oil tank. External lighting.

We are informed that PLANNING PERMISSION WAS PREVIOUSLY GRANTED FOR THE ERECTION OF A SINGLE GARAGE at the side although this has now lapsed.

SERVICES All mains services are installed with the exception of gas.


DIRECTIONS
Travelling from Skipton on entering the village of West Marton turn left at the main crossroads, continuing along until you reach a carpark on the left. Directly opposite the entrance to the carpark on the right there is a track which leads up to the property passing a green garage on the right hand side.

Please note we have not been able to test the equipment or installations in this property and recommend that prospective purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check any appliances before entering into any commitment.

VIEWING Strictly by arrangement with HARRISON BOOTHMAN. All potential viewers are advised to read a copy of our PRIVACY POLICY which can be found on our website. Alternatively a written copy is available on request.

Tel: Skipton 799993

Any floor plans are provided for informational and illustrative purposes only. Although we endeavour to provide truthful representation, we do not in any way warrant the accuracy of the floor plan information and the floor plan layout and measurements may contain errors and omissions. We are not liable for and do not accept any liability relating to any loss or damage suffered as a direct or indirect result of use of any information on the floor plan. The extent of the property and its boundaries are subject to verification by inspection of the title deeds.

These particulars were prepared from observation together with information supplied by the Vendor. We have not carried out a detailed professional survey.

Ref: SS020718

If you are thinking of selling your property HARRISON BOOTHMAN will be pleased to provide a FREE VALUATION for sale purposes.


These particulars do not constitute an offer or contract of sale.
Any prospective purchaser should satisfy themselves by inspection of the property.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 July 2018

Nearest stations

  • Gargrave (3.1 mi)
  • Hellifield (5.0 mi)
  • Long Preston (6.0 mi)
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Harrison Boothman, Skipton

1 Unicorn House Keighley Road, Skipton, BD23 2LP

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1 Unicorn House Keighley Road, Skipton, BD23 2LP

01756 535010 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Gargrave (3.1 mi)
  • Hellifield (5.0 mi)
  • Long Preston (6.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Harrison Boothman, Skipton

1 Unicorn House Keighley Road, Skipton, BD23 2LP

01756 535010 Local call rate

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