Topcliffe Road, Sowerby, Thirsk

£220,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
Requiring modernisation is this large detached bungalow that offers both excellent living space and also deceptively large gardens which can not be appreciated from the front elevation. We are looking for clients who are in a position to proceed immediately as there is no onward chain. Please call Luke Miller & Associates on 01845525112.

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

This detached home requires modernisation though offers excellent living accommodation. On entry, there is a small vestibule that leads to the reception hall. To the front elevation, the living room has a bay window whilst also to the front elevation is the master bedroom which has built-in wardrobes, bay window and also a window to the side. The second bedroom, also a double room, has a window to the side elevation.

The breakfast kitchen comprises fitted base and wall units with roll top work surfaces and a large window to the side elevation. There is also a rather large utiltiy / boot room. The bathroom is spacious and has a step-in shower cubicle, panel bath and also a pedestal sink with a window to the rear elevation. Completing the home is the separate cloakroom.

Externally, the gardens are very deceptive as to the front, there's ample off road parking leading toa detached single garage. To the rear, the gardens extend to a large lawn area with a variety of herbaceous plants and flowering borders.

Disclaimer

We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are travelling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.The copyright and all other intellectual property rights in this Site and marketing material ( trade marks, service marks, trading names, text, graphics, code, files and links) belong to Luke Miller & Associates. All rights are reserved.

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