Horsehouse, Leyburn

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
Glenside is a charming double fronted cottage in a rural location with stunning views in all directions.

The property has been much improved, sympathetically to the period of the property.


Glenside is a charming double fronted cottage in a rural location with stunning views in all directions. The property has been much improved, sympathetically to the period of the property. The main house comprises entrance porch, two reception rooms, breakfast kitchen with patio doors to a glazed terrace to enjoy the views, cellar/utility, downstairs WC, two double bedrooms and a house bathroom/WC. In addition, the property benefits from a useful converted detached barn which forms additional accommodation and comprises a ground floor en-suite bedroom and a first floor living room with kitchen area. There is parking for three cars and a courtyard area for sitting out. The village of Horsehouse is in a rural part of the Yorkshire Dales within in about 20 minutes' drive of Leyburn and is set in rolling countryside and has a pub and church.

Main House Ground Floor

The property is entered from the porch into a vestibule which opens directly into the dining room which has an open fire set within a stone surround. From here there is access to the staircase, lounge and kitchen. The lounge is dual aspect with a beamed ceiling and has a multi-fuel stove set on a stone hearth with wood surround. The kitchen is fitted with base units incorporating a Belfast sink unit with wooden work surfaces over, space for a cooker and has an integrated fridge. From the kitchen there are patio doors which open out onto an elevated terrace with glass surround, there is also access to the rear lobby with useful shelving and a cloakroom/WC. Stone steps descend from the kitchen to the cellar/utility room which is fitted with base units and sink unit, space for fridge/freezer, plumbing and space for a washing machine.

Main House First Floor

Stairs lead to the first floor landing and from here there is access to the two bedrooms and the house bathroom. Both bedrooms are dual aspect with views over the front and rear elevation. The house bathroom comprises wood panel bath with electric shower over, low level WC with hidden cistern and wash hand basin set within a vanity unit with mirror above.

Converted Barn

This is a bijou space with a ground floor bedroom having beamed ceiling and an en-suite shower/WC. From here a staircase rises directly into the first floor room which is triple aspect with a vaulted and beamed ceiling. There is a kitchenette area with a single sink and a two ring electric hob.


The property is entered from the main street into an entrance porch. Between the main house and the converted barn is space to park three vehicles. To the rear of the property, there is a raised terraced accessed from the patio doors in the kitchen. The lower part of the rear courtyard is mainly gravel with a seating area with access into the converted barn from here.


The property is believed to be freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Services and Other Information

The main house has solid fuel central heating and additional night store heaters. The converted barn has a bottled LPG supply and a combi boiler. The property is supplied by Yorkshire Water and we understand that the property benefits from superfast fibre broadband.

Local Authority and Council Tax Band

Richmondshire District Council. Tel 01748 829100.

The property is banded D.

Particulars & Photographs

The particulars were written and the photographs taken in March 2022.


GSC Grays gives notice that:

1. These particulars are a general guide only and do not form any part of any offer or contract.

2. All descriptions, including photographs, dimensions and other details are given in good faith but no warranty is provided. Statements made should not be relied upon as facts and anyone interested must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy by inspection or otherwise.

3. Neither GSC Grays nor the vendors accept responsibility for any error that these particulars may contain however caused.

4. Any plan is for guidance only and is not drawn to scale. All dimensions, shapes, and compass bearings are approximate and should not be relied upon without checking them first.

5. Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good condition, repair or otherwise nor that any services or facilities are in good working order.

6. Please discuss with us any aspects that are important to you prior to travelling to the property.

01969 368025

GSC Grays - Leyburn

15 High Street, Leyburn, North Yorkshire

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