4 bedroom character property for sale

Old School House, Malham BD23 4DD

£498,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Lounge
  • Dining room
  • Breakfast kitchen
  • Master bedroom with en suite
  • 2nd bedroom to main house
  • House bathroom
  • Annexe includes double garage, utility, 2 beds & bathroom
  • Mature gardens, orchard, patio, parking
  • Additional 1 1/2 acres of land by separate negotiation

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The former school house lies in a secluded location on the edge of Malham village within the Yorkshire Dales National Park. It commands an elevated position overlooking stunning countryside.

The Grade 2 Listed property, which dates from the eighteenth century, has been converted and extended in a tasteful and imaginative way by the present owners over the last 20 years. The main house offers a quality residence providing 2 bedroomed accommodation, lounge, kitchen, dining room and bathrooms, with an additional 2 bedrooms and bathroom in the annexe over the detached double garage.

The property stands within large mature south facing landscaped gardens with patio areas, lawns, shrubs, orchard and ample parking, double garage with bedrooms over.

Additional land (approximately 1½ acres) available by separate negotiation.

Superfast Broadband connection.

Malham is a popular village with local amenities, primary school, and a thriving local community. Situated approximately 10 miles from the market town of Skipton, Malham lies within the catchment area of the local grammar schools in Skipton. It is 6 miles from the market town of Settle, where there is also a wide range of amenities available. Both towns have train stations to Leeds and to the north west.

ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:

Ground Floor:
Entrance Porch, Lounge, Dining Room, Breakfast Kitchen, Inner Hallways and Back Porch, Master Bedroom, en Suite Shower Room, Second Bedroom/Study, House Bathroom.

Garage/Annexe:
Detached Double Garage, Store Cupboard, Utility Room, Larder.
First Floor: Lobby, Bedroom with en Suite Shower Room, Bedroom/Study.

Outside:
Mature gardens, lawns and patio, small orchard, parking. Additional land (approximately 1½ acres) available by separate negotiation.

ACCOMMODATION:

GROUND FLOOR:

Entrance Porch:
4'4" x 6'0" (1.32 x 1.82)
Oak entrance door leading through to the breakfast kitchen, open ceiling, flagged floor.

Breakfast Kitchen:
16'4" x 13'0" (4.97 x 3.96)
Steps up to spacious room, originally part of original school room, comprising range of oak kitchen cupboards with granite work surfaces, wall cupboards, electric AGA with AIMS (AGA intelligent Management System), sink with mixer taps, integrated dishwasher and fridge freezer, extraction hood, built in Bosch electric hob. Arched double glazed, south-facing window to the front, 2 double glazed windows to the gable, space for table, tiled floor. Large cupboard over staircase. Loft access. Access through to dining room and steps up to inner hallway. Cupboard and under floor access.

Dining Room
13'6" x 11'0" (4.11 x 3.35)
Part of the original school room with 3 arched, double glazed windows, open ceiling, oil burning stove within recessed stone fireplace, radiator, picture rail.

Inner Hallways:
12'7" x 3'9" (3.83 x 1.14) plus 3'9" x 27'4" (1.14 x 8.33)
Lower hallway with external entrance door and porch.
Velux window with blinds, picture rail. Steps to upper hallway. Velux, broom cupboard with loft access. Access to bathroom and master bedroom.

Lounge:
11'9" x 19'10" (3.58 x 6.04)
Spacious room, 2 double glazed arched windows, double glazed, gable window, Franco Belge multi-fuel stove within recessed stone fireplace. 2 radiators, open ceiling.

Master Bedroom:
10'7" x 18'6" (3.22 x 5.63)
Large double bedroom, 2 double glazed windows, radiator, extensive range of built in furniture by Hartleys of Skipton, including wardrobes and dressing table.

En Suite Shower Room:
6'7" x 9'5" (2.00 x 2.87)
Shower cubicle with Gröhe shower off the system, fan, low flush WC, pedestal wash basin, vertical radiator off the system and electric, double glazed window, built in cupboard, tiled walls, wall lights, Karndean flooring.

Bedroom 2/Study:
13'3" x 11'4" (4.03 x 3.45)
Double bedroom, double glazed window, radiator, built in wardrobes and shelves, steps down, built in bookcases and desks, sloping ceiling.

Bathroom:
6'0" x 6'6" (1.82 x 1.98)
3 piece white bathroom suite comprising bath with Mira electric shower over, pedestal wash basin, low flush WC, double glazed window, tiled walls, electric towel rail, electric heater, access to sub floor.

OUTSIDE:

DOUBLE GARAGE/ANNEXE:

GROUND FLOOR:

Garage/Workshop:
15'4" x 12'7" (4.67 x 3.83)
Shelved cupboard 15'4" x 3'3" (4.67 x 0.99)

Utility Room:
15'4" x 6'1" (4.67 x 1.82)
Plumbing for 2 washing machines, base unit with work surface, 1½ bowl sink and heater, panel heater, external entrance door. Larder.

FIRST FLOOR:
External access from rear garden, lobby with access to study/bedroom, 3rd bedroom and en suite shower room.

Lobby:
External stable entrance door.

Study/Bedroom:
7'9" x 13'0" (2.36 x 3.96)
Velux roof light, window, electric panel heater.

Bedroom 3:
11'7" x 10'0" (3.53 x 3.04) plus 5'0" x 6'0" (1.52 x 1.82)
Double bedroom, open ceiling, Velux roof light, eaves storage cupboard, reduced eaves, 2 electric panel heaters.

Shower Room:
5'6" x 7'4" (1.67 x 2.23)
Tiled shower cubicle with Mira electric shower,
low flush WC, pedestal wash basin, vertical electric radiator, boarded to dado.

Gardens:
Mature enclosed gardens, patios, small orchard, ample parking. Elevated view to south down Malhamdale and beyond. Additional land including an orchard available by separate negotiation (approximately 1½ acres).

Directions:
Enter Malham village from Settle and via Airton, proceed to the centre of the village. Turn right over the bridge past the Lister's Arms on the left-hand side. Continue to the junction with sign to Malham Tarn. Turn left up the hill for about 50 metres, then turn left by the footpath sign. The Old School House is to the right. There is no For Sale board.

Tenure:
Freehold with vacant possession on completion

Services:
Mains electric, water and drainage, oil central heating.

Viewing:
Strictly by prior arrangement with and accompanied by a member of the selling agents, Neil Wright Associates.

Purchase Procedure:
If you would like to make an offer on this property then please make an appointment with Neil Wright Associates so that a formal offer can be submitted to the Vendors.

Marketing:
Should you be interested in this property but have a house to sell, then we would be pleased to come and give you a free market valuation.

N.B. YOUR HOME MAY BE AT RISK IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP PAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE OR ANY OTHER LOAN SECURED AGAINST IT.

N.B. No electrical/oil appliances have been checked to ensure that they are in working order. The would-be purchasers are to satisfy themselves.

Local Authority:
Craven District Council
1 Belle Vue Square
Broughton Road
SKIPTON
North Yorkshire
BD23 1FJ

Council Tax Band 'D'


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 September 2018

Nearest stations

  • Hellifield (4.7 mi)
  • Long Preston (5.3 mi)
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Neil Wright Associates, Settle

1 High Street, Settle, BD24 9EX

01729 556003 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Neil Wright Associates, Settle

1 High Street, Settle, BD24 9EX

01729 556003 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Hellifield (4.7 mi)
  • Long Preston (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Neil Wright Associates, Settle

1 High Street, Settle, BD24 9EX

01729 556003 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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