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Property for sale

Lower Dunsforth, York YO26 £1,000,000

  • Hunters - Boroughbridge

    34 High Street, Boroughbridge, York, North Yorkshire

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Bedrooms: 4

School House is an impressive and unique period property situated in a much sought after and accessible village. Formerly the school, the property has been significantly improved by the current owners. It benefits from an abundance of character and charm and comprises three/four reception rooms, four/five bedrooms and three bath/shower rooms.The gardens are a particular feature of the property, with extensive lawns, mature trees and shrubs and terraced areas ideal for outdoor entertaining. The property also benefits from a paddock which together with the delightful garden areas extends to approx. 4.2 acres. EPC F

entrance lobby

Oak Engineered flooring, window to side elevation, stairs leading to the first floor. Part glazed door leading into kitchen, panelled stripped wooden door into:

Snug / bedroom five

With views over the front garden and with an inset multi-fuel wood burner set on a York stone hearth, coving to ceiling, Further window to side elevation.

Open plan dining kitchen

The bespoke kitchen is fitted with a full range of hand fitted wooden base and wall units with Oak work tops. There is a large centre island unit with breakfast bar, double Belfast Rangemaster sink with swan neck tap over. There is a good range of fitted and integrated appliances which include a Fisher Paykel duel-fuel stove and extractor fan overhead. Integrated dish washer, space for fridge freezer, window to front elevation. The kitchen is open to the dining area; a stunning space with the same engineered Oak flooring which is fitted to most of the ground floor. Stone mullioned windows on two elevations allow for plenty of natural light with additional lighting provided by the recessed ceiling lights. Open to a wine room fitted with a full range of wine racks, with recessed down lights and original tiled flooring.

School room

A most impressive room with soaring vaulted and beamed ceiling and double height glazed arch overlooking the rear garden and with stunning views over open countryside. The space is divided into a dining area set under the guest suite balcony, open to the sitting area centred around an open fire set within a stone fireplace. In additional to the glazed arch, there are four windows to the side elevation and a Velux window which floods the area with natural light. Jacaranda hand woven carpet.


Original arched door to the study and with exposed original brick work and quoins, Windows to the side elevation and rear elevation with far reaching views over open courtyside.

Boot room

With original School House door into boot room, with arch door to side elevation, window to rear elevation, electricity circuit panel.

Rear entrance

Engineered Oak flooring, period part glazed door to inner hall.

Rear entrance hall

Engineered Oak flooring, alarm panel and sensor.

Utility room

Boiler, space and plumbing for a washing machine, space for a tumble dryer. Window to side elevation.

Guest WC

Window to side elevation, high flush WC, pedestal basin.

First floor landing

With Velux window.

Master bedroom

A good sized double bedroom with exposed and painted floor boards Windows to the side elevation overlook the paddock,

master en suite

With neutral decration throughout, the en suite incorporates a claw foot slipper bath, twin wash hand basins, and a low flush WC, A glass door recess houses the waterfall shower with glass door Velux window, period style radiator and extractor fan, tiled floor, part tiled walls. Door to useful storage area housing the water cylinder.

Bedroom two

Double bedroom with glazed French doors giving access to the balcony over looking the School Room. Beamed and vaullted ceiling fitted with Velux window.

En suite

Fitted with shower enclosure, low flush WC, wall mounted hand basin, fully tiled walls and floor, and with recessed light and extractor fan.

Bedroom three

Double bedroom with original fire place, window to the side elevation overlooking over looking the churchyard and loft access hatch.

Bedroom four

Window to front over looking garden and paddock, useful storage cupboard.

House bathroom

Neutral decoration and with part tiled walls, tiled floor, Velux window, recess down light, bath with over head shower and glass screen, chrome ladder shower rail, low flush WC, pedestal hand basin and extractor fan.

Front garden

Bordered by a low stone wall, the front garden is mainly laid to lawn with a variety of mature trees and shrubs. A winding gravel path gives access to the front door.

Side garden

Laid to lawn with a gravelled path leading to the boot room; a gate through the mature hedge leads into the churchyard..

Rear garden

The extensive rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with open views over countryside, There are two ares of terrace which are ideal for outdoor entertaining. A variety of mature shrubs, trees and hedges further. Enhance the gardens

workshop / store

A useful outbuilding with door and window and with light and power within. Arched gate to rear entrance.

Garage and parking

Behind double wooden gates, an extensive area of gravelled off street parking leads to the detached double garage.


Included in the sale of the School House is a securely fenced grassland paddock of some 3.6 acres,

  • Hunters - Boroughbridge

    34 High Street, Boroughbridge, York, North Yorkshire

    • Request details

      I would like to:
    • 01423 202160