Saxty Way, Sowerby, Sowerby


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A well-presented family home located close to the town centre and schools which makes this an ideal property for those with a young family. Also boasting potential to redesign and/or extend (subject to planning), this home has a very large rear garden and ample off road parking with garage.

The village of Sowerby

The village of Sowerby links with Thirsk, but retains its own identity and is set in the heart of 'Herriot country', gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park to the west and the North Yorkshire Moors National Park to the east. Thirsk is also the Darrowby of the late 'James Herriot' (Alf Wight), famous vet and author. On Front Street, which is the main road through the village, an avenue lined with trees, are an old timbered house and the historical village church, and over Cod Beck at the southern end is an old pack horse bridge. Local facilities include the reputable Fantino's restaurant, a public house and a nursing home. There are two schools in Sowerby -Thirsk School on Topcliffe Road, and also a primary school. The village is within easy access of the A19/A168 for commuting both north to Teesside and south to York.

The market town of Thirsk

Thirsk is ideally placed for those who enjoy country pursuits and together with a popular race course, excellent golfing facilities and myriad opportunities for individual and team sports, it offers a charming environment in which to live. It is situated in the heart of 'Herriot country', between the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors National Parks.

The thriving market town of Thirsk is conveniently located for easy access by road to:

The Spa town of Harrogate (22 miles)

Historic York (21 Miles)

Leeds ( 30 Miles) and

Teesside (23 Miles)

Thirsk has the following excellent rail connections:

Trans Pennine Express to York, Leeds and Manchester

and the Grand Central Train line giving direct access to

London Kings Cross in under 2 hours.

The excellent road and rail connections, together with Durham and Tees Valley Airport (25 miles) and Leeds/Bradford Airport (35 miles), make Thirsk an ideal location for those wishing to enjoy the country life but retain superb access to the remainder of the UK and

indeed internationally.

There are three primary schools and a secondary school in Thirsk. Additionally, within a 20 mile radius, well respected private schools include: Queen Mary's, Cundall Manor, Ampleforth and Queen Ethelburga's.

Property Description

On entry to the home, you are welcomed into the reception hall where there are doors to the living room and also the kitchen. In addition, there is also useful under stair store, door to the side and also a staircase to the first-floor accommodation.

The living room is of a good size and is complemented by the large window to the front elevation. There is also open plan access to the dining room / secondary reception which has a large window and door to the gardens and also a further door to the kitchen. The kitchen is fitted with base and wall units and ample work surface area. There is also a window looking over the large rear gardens.

To the first floor, the landing allows natural light into this area through a window to the side elevation and there are doors to the three bedrooms, shower room and also a storage cupboard. The master bedroom and second bedroom are both large double rooms whilst bedroom three is single though has the benefit of a fitted storage cupboard. The shower room has a low-level step-in shower, w.c., pedestal sink and also a tiled surround with a window to the rear elevation.

Externally, the gardens are a fantastic size and the current vendor has a large lawn area and also several areas for seating. There is also a large variety of flowering beds and borders. There is also the advantage of an extended drive, carport and standard single garage.

This is an ideal family home due to the proximity to local schools and town though the overall size of accommodation and gardens are pivotal for a young family and we would encourage clients in a position to proceed to contact Luke Miller & Associates as soon as possible.


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