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5 bedroom house for sale

Blakey Lane, Sowerby, Thirsk

Guide Price* £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Auction Date: 17th & 18th October 2018
  • Imposing detached house
  • Requiring modernisation throughout
  • Equestrian facilities including grazing land & stables
  • Lawn tennis court
  • Adjoining river with fishing rights
  • Approx. 302 Sq. M (3,250 Sq. Ft)
  • Vacant Possession
  • Freehold
  • Approximately 4 acre plot

Full description

•Auction Date: 17th & 18th October 2018
•Large detached home & substantial grounds with private river frontage
•Planning consent for an additional detached dwelling
•Vacant: Opportunity to Add Value

Individually built in 1964, this substantial detached family home is set within a generous four acre plot which enjoys equestrian facilities and has the benefit of planning consent to erect a four bedroom detached house within the grounds.

The house offers spacious accommodation arranged over two floors and would benefit from a programme of full refurbishment throughout. There are three reception rooms, utility room, an open plan kitchen, two conservatories and a garden room to the ground floor.

The property is desirably positioned within this substantial plot off Blakey Lane in Sowerby. Sowerby is a popular residential village which enjoys scenery of a countryside village whilst being in walking distance to all the amenities in Thirsk town centre.

Well placed for commuters the property is within easy reach of the A19 & A1 road links. Thirsk railway station is located within 2 miles of the property and provides access to London Kings Cross in just over 2 hours and is accessible via the A61.

The village is well located for the larger cities including York (25 miles) to the south and Middlesbrough (30 miles) to the north.

There are also numerous racecourses within the area including Thirsk, York, Redcar, Ripon and Beverley making the property very suitable for equestrian activities.

Description Continued - The large entrance hallway provides stairs to the first floor landing where there are four good sized bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom benefits from fitted wardrobes and an en-suite bathroom.

Externally, the property is set within mature gardens, having paddocks extending to the private section of the river, this provides easy on foot access to the town centre within 10 minutes. There is also ample driveway parking with a turning circle in front of the property and stables with a hay store are located in the Paddock.

Accommodation - Total – 302 Sq. M (3250 Sq. Ft)
Approximate measurement provided by a third party

Services - We understand the property to have mains electricity, water and drainage, however neighbouring properties have mains gas so connection would be viable.

Tenure - Freehold

Council Tax - The property is rated in Council Tax Band G. Council Tax payable (2017/18) is approximately £2,758 pa.

Guide Price - £650,000

Buyers Premium - 2% (minimum £3,600) including VAT

Viewings - Viewings are available by appointment only please contact a member of the John Pye Property team today 0161 219 3001.

Investment Analysis

The property offers potential to add value following a programme of refurbishment throughout the main house.

In addition to this the property comes with the added benefit of planning consent to erect an additional four bedroom detached premises within the plot. Application number 17/00982/OUT.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 October 2018

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