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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Bell Busk, Skipton

£695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • STUNNING DETACHED FAMILY RESIDENCE
  • FOUR BEDROOMS
  • FORMALLY THE BELL BUSK RAILWAY STATION
  • EN SUITE BATHROOMS
  • BEAUTIFULLY DECORATED
  • AMAZING VIEWS
  • IDYLLIC LOCATION
  • PRIVATE GARDENS
  • AMPLE PARKING
  • MUST BE VIEWED

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Looking for something special? Then look no further. This substantial detached property has been sympathetically and attractively converted into a beautiful family home. In recent times it has also run as a unique style B&B being situated in the semi-rural Hamlet of Bell Busk. Set in good sized gardens with abundant parking and far reaching views, this property is not to be missed and viewing is highly recommended.

A stunning detached residence of significant historical interest being the former Bell Busk Railway Station which was operational until 1959. It has been used as a bed and breakfast but is now a stunning family home. The property provides flexible living accommodation across two floors and has recently been renovated by its current owners to a very high standard with no expense spared. Sympathetically restored and updated and fitted with high quality fixtures and fittings, The Old Station still retains many original features including exposed stone work, beams and fireplace.

On entering the property there is a vestibule leading to the large open plan living area having Amtico flooring throughout and featuring a central pillar with exposed stone work, open fire place with an ethanol Eco burner. This space is split into three defined areas being a good sized dining area with windows looking onto the railway line and feature panelled walls, a snug and a sitting area stone chimney and hearth. This space provides access to both the kitchen and lounge as well as having access to a useful under stairs storage cupboard, there is a ground floor WC and an open oak staircase leading to the first floor. Also accessed via the entrance vestibule is the study/office which could have a multitude of uses including a further sitting room. There is an exposed chimney breast with a cast iron log burning fire. The main lounge is a very large room having vaulted ceilings and a stone hearth with a log burning fire. Patio doors lead to the side elevation with two double glazed windows providing abundant natural lighting. The kitchen is a spacious room fitted with a good range of wall and base units with a central island containing an induction hob and a recirculating fan over. There are integral units including a fridge freezer, additional fridge and dishwasher, two electric ovens and a microwave. The kitchen has quality Amtico tiled flooring, concealed power points, and ceiling spotlights as well as access to a useful utility cupboard with provisions for a washing machine and condensing dryer, there is ample space for a dining table, patio doors lead to the garden. Accessed via the kitchen is bedroom four which could be used as further living accommodation which gives access to the uPVC conservatory. There is a large En suite bathroom which is fitted with a contemporary bathroom suite of the highest quality, being partially tiled with tiled flooring. There is a freestanding bath with shower mixer taps, a walk in double shower cubical having feature tiles, a low flush WC and a wash hand basin. There is a large walk in wardrobe having fitted hanging rails and shelving.The oak staircase leads to the first floor landing which is a spacious bright area and provides access to all first floor rooms. There are three large double bedrooms, one with vaulted ceilings, built in storage cupboards and views to the front over the surrounding countryside. There is a large En suite bathroom which is fitted with a four piece suite comprising of a claw foot free standing bath, walk in double shower cubical, WC and wash basin. The two further double rooms, both of which are spacious with views, are fitted with luxury En suite bathrooms. Externally the property stands in good sized gardens with ample off road parking to the front elevation. To the rear is a pebbled sitting area with a fire pit and a useful storage shed and wood store. To the front and side elevations the gardens are mainly lawned with sitting areas and a paved patio. The property is approached via a private driveway, set someway off the main road giving privacy and unrivalled views to over Haw Crag and the Dale beyond.

Bell Busk is a small community nestling on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park amidst stunning countryside. It is approximately a mile from the Skipton to Settle Road and some three miles from Gargrave village which offers a wide range of local facilities and amenities and approximately seven miles from the historic market town of Skipton.





 

RECEPTION HALL/MAIN LOUNGE/DINING AREA 26' 6" x 24' 7" (8.08m x 7.49m) an impressive reception hallway with LOUNGE AREA and includes a feature stone fire place set on a stone flag hearth and chimney with exposed stonework. Windows look over the drive to the fields and hills beyond. DINING AREA with open views of woodland, this room offers views over the train line, a train spotters dream come true.
 

CLOAKROOM Situated on the ground floor just off from the lounge area containing a two piece high quality white suite comprising hand wash basin with mixer tap, low suite WC.
 

STUDY 10' 2" x 14' 5" (3.1m x 4.39m) study/office which could have a multitude of uses. There is an exposed chimney breast with a cast iron log burning fire. 

LIVING KITCHEN the kitchen is a spacious room fitted with a good range of wall and base units with a central island containing an induction hob and a recirculating fan over. There are integral units including a fridge freezer, additional fridge and dishwasher, two electric ovens and a microwave. The kitchen has quality Amtico tiled flooring, concealed power points and ceiling spotlights along with access to a useful utility cupboard with provisions for a washing machine and condensing dryer. There is space for a dining table or seating area and patio doors lead onto a paved patio area and garden ideal for alfresco dining and entertaining.
 

BEDROOM FOUR 10' 6" x 11' 6" (3.2m x 3.51m) ground floor bedroom with luxury ensuite bathroom and walk in wardrobe. A flexible room which would be suitable as a granny flat or private space for dependent relative or older teenager with a Victorian style feature fire inset in a timber surround. Doors lead out to a good sized conservatory.
 

CONSERVATORY 11' 8" x 10' 2" (3.56m x 3.1m) good size uPVC double glazed conservatory with double doors lead to patio allowing the garden to feel part of the room
 

EN SUITE BATHROOM 14' 4" x 6' 9" (4.37m x 2.06m) a large ensuite bathroom fitted with a contemporary bathroom suite of the highest quality being partially tiled with tiled flooring. There is a freestanding bath with shower mixer taps, a walk in double shower cubical having feature tiles, a low flush WC and a wash hand basin. There is a large walk in wardrobe having fitted hanging rails and shelving.


 

SECOND LOUNGE RECEPTION ROOM 27' 11" x 11' 6" (8.51m x 3.51m) a very spacious and attractive airy room with a wood burning stove on a stone hearth with exposed chimney and exposed timbers to the ceiling and ornate timber wall incorporating the original ticket office window. Sliding patio doors lead out to the garden and allow a flood of light with views overlooking the railway line. Additional double glazed windows overlooking the drive.

 

FIRST FLOOR  

FIRST FLOOR LANDING with open oak stairs from reception hall lead to first floor landing.

 

BEDROOM ONE 16' 2" x 12' 4" (4.93m x 3.76m) luxurious light and airy large double bedroom with long distance views to the front elevation. Exposed stone work, beamed ceiling and walk in wardrobe. Tastefully decorated with carpet flooring. Door leading through to ensuite bathroom.

 

LUXURY EN SUITE BATHROOM 11' 6" x 7' 9" (3.51m x 2.36m) with ensuite bathroom fitted with a quality four piece suite comprising of a roll top bath with claw foot free, views overlooking the rail line and woodland beyond, walk in double shower cubical, WC and wash basin. Chrome heated towel rail, tiled flooring and part tiled walls.


 

BEDROOM TWO 21' 7" x 11' 6" (6.58m x 3.51m) with exposed pitched ceiling with beams and built in wardrobe, radiator, windows to three elevations provide a flood of light and views over fields to the hills beyond.

 

EN SUITE with shower cubicle with mermaid boarding and thermostatic mixer shower, white pedestal wash hand basin and low flush WC. Fully tiled walls and ceramic tile floor, three feature ceiling spot lights and extractor fan, heated chrome towel rail.
 

BEDROOM THREE 24' 5" x 12' 8" (7.44m x 3.86m) very large double bedroom with mock fireplace in timber surround on a slate heart, eight ceiling spot lights, two radiators, tastefully decorated with a feature wall and long distance views over the Dales, loft hatch.
 

EN SUITE BATHROOM with "P" shaped white bath with curved glass screen and thermostatic mixer valve on rise and fall rail, pedestal wash hand basin and Eco flush toilet. Includes tiled floor, mermaid boarding and chrome plated ladder towel warmer.
 

OUTSIDE long sweeping gravelled drive leads up to a central grassed island and parking area. The property is surrounded by a number of well stocked gardens and lawns with a number of seating areas enjoying fantastic views over the surrounding open countryside, a rear private enclosed garden with a central fire pit and views overlooking the rail line, timber shed and a timber hut with lean-to log store.
 


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