Branch Road, Thornton Steward, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4


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  • Bedrooms: 3
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Strike is pleased to present to the open market South View Cottage,Thornton Steward, Ripon.

This a delightful three-bedroom period cottage presented to a very high standard. The property benefits from extensive south facing gardens both to the rear and to the side of the house. Thornton Steward is a sought after village and the location of the house and building plot take advantage of the exceptional south facing aspect over open countryside.

Situation And Amenities - Thornton Steward is a small rural village between Bedale and Leyburn on the edge of the Danby Estate in Lower Wensleydale. Home to one of the few surviving Norman churches, dating back to the 11th century, St Oswalds is believed to be the oldest Church in Wensleydale. Tucked away in Lower Wensleydale, the Village Institute provides a central hub for social events and gatherings in this thriving community. The nearby Thornton Steward Reservoir offers both sailing & fishing. There are local primary schools at Thornton Watlass and Spennithorne, with secondary schools at Bedale, Leyburn and Ripon Grammar. Private schools are at Newton-Le-Willows, Sedbergh and Barnard Castle.

South View - South View Cottage is an immaculately presented property having a plethora of period and innovative features which almost draw the attention away from the stunning south facing aspect that the property enjoys. The accommodation has been tastefully and lovingly brought to a high modern standard yet retains a wealth of character and warmth throughout.

Entrance Lobby - With stone flagged floors, stone quoins surrounding the inner door with date stone '1753', six panel stained glass timber door leading into the entrance hall with doors off to the principle rooms.

Dining Area - 4.69m x 3.95m (15'5" x 13'0") - A most delightful through room and entertaining space with south facing dining space with period fireplace incorporating cast iron solid fuel burner on stone hearth, exposed stone feature wall with incorporated arched storage, stone flagged floors, beamed ceiling and full length double glazed doors leading to the rear terrace and garden.Open plan to the 

Kitchen - 2.16m x 4.59m (7'1" x 15'1") - Re fitted kitchen sits alongside the dining area and enjoys ample fitted wall and base units with double bowl ceramic sink unit, Range cooker, butcher block work surfaces,plumbed for dishwasher, central island, two velux windows and door leading to the rear of the property.

Living Room - 3.99m x 3.95m (13'1" x 13'0") - A lovely, nicely proportioned room with cast iron solid fuel burner, beamed ceiling and stone flagged floor, windows and glazed door leading to the garden.

First Floor - Landing area with south facing window

Bedroom One - 3.91m x 3.40m (12'10" x 11'2") - A lovely, light and airy south facing room with beamed ceilings and ensuite:

Ensuite - Having a three piece suite with step in shower with glass splash panel and tiled surround, contemporary wash hand basin on solid marble plinth, low-level flush w.c and mosaic tiled floor, window to the side elevation.

Bedroom Two - 3.96mx 3.63m (13'0" x 11'11") - Another double room on this level with beamed ceiling, exposed feature wall and floor boards, feature fireplace, storage cupboard and south facing views.

Second Floor - With lobby leading to two further rooms

Bedroom Three - 3.99mx 3.63m (13'1" x 11'11") - A useful third bedroom with splendid exposed beams and trusses and having two velux lights to the rear aspect.

Bathroom - A sumptuous and light space with roll top bath on claw feet, chest of drawers with wash-hand basin, low level flush w.c, retro radiator with chrome towel rail, exposed beams and floors, velux lights and gable end window.

Externally - The property sits below the village green and is approached via a shared private track providing parking and access to the garage.

Garage - 4.90m x 4.78m (16'1" x 15'8") - Having double solid timber doors and window to the rear.

Gardens And Land - The beautiful and well manicured gardens lie immediately to the rear and side of the house and are predominantly lawned with walls to the north and west boundaries offering superb privacy and views to the south. Additionally, there is an extended area beyond the garden incorporating part of the field that lies to the south.With feature pond, vegetable patch, raised decked with summer house/office space. The well planted and maintained gardens are the added bonus to this delightful property.

A viewing is a must 

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