7 bedroom detached house for sale

Bankwell, Bankwell Road, BD24

Offers in Excess of £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious Character Listed 7/8 Bedroomed Property
  • South Facing Reception Rooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Spectacular Formal Walled Gardens
  • Parking for Several Vehicles

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Bankwell House is arguably one of the areas most premier properties steeped in history and located within stunning formal gardens in the centre of Giggleswick village.

The property offers outstanding spacious character accommodation, 7 / 8 bedrooms with outstanding south facing reception rooms, wide entrance hall with graceful return staircase, kitchen utility area & 2 bathrooms.

The property is Grade II listed with many interesting features still evident such as high ceilings, feature fireplaces, window shutters, corniced ceilings etc.

The property does require some upgrading to bring it up to modern day standards but offers huge potential to create a quality family residence.

Giggleswick is a popular village located adjacent to the market town of Settle, sitting within stunning countryside on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

The village has many local amenities such a village church, public houses, shop, village hall and Giggleswick School and Settle High School within walking distance.

The market town of Settle has a wider range of facilities and transport links via both Giggleswick and Settle railway stations to major centres such as Leeds, Bradford, Carlisle, Lancaster etc.

ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:

Ground Floor
Open Porch, Inner Hallway, Main Hallway, Rear Hallway, Drawing Room, Sitting Room, Kitchen, Bedroom, Utility Room.

Lower Ground Floor
Cellar

First Floor
Half Landing, WC, Split Level Landing, 7 Bedrooms,
2 Bathrooms.

Outside
Magnificant Walled Formal Gardens, Parking, Carport, Store Shed.

ACCOMMODATION:

GROUND FLOOR:

Open Porch:
Open porch area, solid external entrance door with fan light over.

Inner Hallway:
8'0" x 14'0" (2.43 x 4.26)
Coved ceiling, internal door with archway over.

Main Hallway:
24'0" x 12'2" (7.31 x 3.70) excluding staircase
Large reception hall with feature return staircase up to the first floor, access to principal rooms, ceiling rose, coved ceiling, double doors, access to the cellar, radiator.

Sitting room:
18'0" x 23'6" (5.48 x 7.16)
Large south facing reception room with 2 large single glazed multi paned sash windows with window shutters and aspects over the garden, high ceiling with ornate cornices and two light fittings, wood burning stove within Adam style fire surround, picture rail, 2 radiators.

Dining Room:
23'6" x 18'0" (7.16 x 5.48)
Large south facing reception room with 2 large single glazed sash windows with window shutters, aspects over the garden, high ceiling, feature fireplace housing wood burning stove (Goelin Colonial).

Side Hallway:
5'0" x 14'6" (1.52 x 4.42)
Part glazed external entrance door, glazed inner door, radiator, coved ceiling.

.Kitchen:
16'4 x 12'0" (4.97 x 3.65)
Good sized room with range of old style kitchen base units with work surfaces, stainless steel sink with double draining board, cooker point, single glazed window with shutters, built in electric oven, gas hob, extraction hood, plumbing for automatic washing machine, single glazed window with shutters.

Ground Floor Bedroom:
Single glazed window, vanity wash hand basin, WC, bidet, 2 radiators.

Utility Room:
Single glazed windows, Belfast sink, gas fired central heating boiler.

LOWER GROUND FLOOR:

Cellar:
16'6" x 11'6" (5.02 x 3.50)
Stone steps down to vaulted cellar with storage shelves, lighting and power.

FIRST FLOOR:

Landing:
Spacious light and airy landing area off feature return staircase, large single glazed arched window off the half landing, built in cupboard, steps down to WC and second cupboard.

WC:
3'6" x 6'6" (1.06 x 1.98)
Single glazed window, WC, wash hand basin.

Main Landing Area:
3 areas off the staircase
22'0" x 4'0" (6.70 x 1.21)
With access to bedroom5, 2 bathrooms and bedroom 7.

Central Landing:
6'0" x 14'0" (1.82 x 4.26)
Access to bedroom 6, steps up to third area 17'5 x 3'5"
Access to bedrooms 1-4, loft access and coved ceiling.


Bedroom 1, to the front left:
13'7" x 18'0" (4.14 x 5.48)
Large south facing double bedroom, single glazed multi pane window, Chrinoidal limestone fireplace.

Bedroom 2, to the front right:
13'7" x 18'0" (4.14 x 5.48)
Large south facing double bedroom, multi paned single glazed sash window, radiator, ornate fireplace with cast iron inset.

Bedroom 3, to the front middle:
10'6" x 13'0" (3.20 x 3.96)
Single glazed multi paned sash window, feature fireplace with cast iron inset, coved ceiling and radiator.

Bedroom 4, to the front middle:
7'7" x 13'0" (2.31 x 3.96)
Single glazed multi paned sash window, radiator, doored cupboard, coved ceiling, feature fireplace with cast iron inset.

Bedroom 5, right off the landing:
16'2" x 15'4" (4.92 x 4.67)
Large double bedroom, single glazed sash window, feature fireplace, vanity wash hand basin, radiator.

Bathroom 2:
3 piece suite comprising bath with shower over, vanity wash hand basin, WC, radiator, single glazed window.

Bedroom 6, middle left off main landing:
22'0" x 11'0" (6.70 x 3.35) (split with partition)
Feature secondary glazed window, stone fireplace with gas fire (not tested), radiator.

House Bathroom:
13'0" x 5'6" (3.96 x 1.67)
3 piece suite coloured bathroom suite comprising bath with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, WC, single glazed window, radiator.

Bedroom 7:
12'0" max x 7'0" (3.65 x 2.13) average
Odd shaped room, single glazed window, cylinder cupboard with cylinder.

OUTSIDE:

Spectacular formal walled gardens to the front of the property with driveway access to parking area for several vehicles, 3 car carport, extensive lawned areas with mature trees and shrubs, large stone patio area to the front of the house with central steps down to the garden, useful small outbuilding coal/wood store.

Directions:
Leave the Settle office down Chapel Street, turn left onto Duke Street then right onto Station Road. Proceed to Giggleswick Village. At the mini roundabout go right onto Raines Road, turn next right onto Bankwell Road. Bankwell is approximately 1/4 of a mile on the left hand side. A for sale board is erected.

Tenure:
Freehold with vacant possession on completion

Services:
All mains services are connected to the property.

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/gas 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 'G'


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 September 2018

Nearest stations

  • Settle (0.4 mi)
  • Giggleswick (0.9 mi)
  • Long Preston (4.0 mi)
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1 High Street, Settle, BD24 9EX

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Nearest stations

  • Settle (0.4 mi)
  • Giggleswick (0.9 mi)
  • Long Preston (4.0 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

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