Hundred Acre Farm, Pottery Lane, Strensall, York, YO32 5TW

£1,200,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
An IMPRESSIVE, SUBSTANTIAL, DETACHED HOUSE situated along a QUIET COUNTRY LANE yet within easy reach of local shops and facilities in Strensall together with easy access to York city centre and the outer ring roads.

A wide sweeping driveway, flanked by imposing mature willow trees, sweeps round to the light and airy predominantly glazed entrance porch. This opens directly into a huge 70 sq metre reception/living room where the feeling of light and space continues. The room has been laid out to include a family sitting area, dining area and features a large inglenook fireplace with a Morso wood burning stove and large flagged York stone hearth. This impressive room enjoys views to all aspects. Sunlight floods in. There are feature beams to the ceiling and an open tread staircase leading to the first floor.

The impressive kitchen is fitted with bespoke Chalon hand built units with granite worktops, double sink and an oil fired Aga range cooker with side electric ceramic hobs. The stunning huge central island hosts integral Miele ovens, a sink with filtered water and the all important wine cooler. A super bonus is the integrated fully granite dining table and seating area. There is a built in Meile coffee machine, Miele fridge and freezer and a further large built in Aga fridge and a Neff integrated dishwasher. The whole floor is solid oak plank.

The utility area has a large Miele integrated freezer and a second Neff dishwasher. It also includes a WC and store room/pantry area to the side of the kitchen.

A door at one end of the kitchen continues into a large games or garden room, currently housing a full size snooker table with lots of further space even allowing for the table and with windows to two aspects and French doors leading out across to the pool. Ideal for summer celebrations and gatherings.

To the first floor the feeling of light and space continues with superb views from all aspects. Leading from the hallway is an expansive master bedroom with fitted wardrobes and French doors leading onto a large balcony giving panoramic and private views over the surrounding buildings and countryside beyond. The perfect place for a sundowner. The master en- suite facilities include both a bath and separate shower cubicle, together with a range of fitted cupboards.

There are three further double bedrooms with fitted oak furniture, all of which are served by a separate shower room.

The house stands in gardens extending to over 2.5 acres including a house garden holding a beautiful, well established magnolia tree and a greenhouse.

There is a separate building which boasts a 10 metre x 5 metre indoor swimming pool, heated with an air source heat pump. There is also a sauna, separate WC and shower room.

There is a separate garage with electric door.

As a further addition there are two fully equipped lodges, which including the main house give scope for up to nine separate bedrooms. They offer an ideal opportunity for a holiday rental business or to keep private for extra family.

There are further large outbuildings which lend themselves to development, subject to consent.

There is a well stocked self sufficient small lake holding large carp. You can sit in solitude and fish for carp, tench and ide. The lake has a wildlife pathway surrounding it and a stone patio area. Once again a very peaceful area to relax and recharge.

The majority of the surrounding land is laid to lawn but there is also a rose garden and a wildflower area. There is a selection of fruit and blossom trees. Sturdy oaks also feature.

The whole perimeter of the estate is fenced and secure . Perfectly safe for family dogs.

This house is in every sense the perfect house in a COVID world that allows not only the opportunity to work from home, if required, but also to benefit from the proximity to the beautiful city of York and its station which has a 2hr run to London. The egg laying hens that free range in the grounds during the day are testament to what a happy place it is .

Recent works include electrical rewiring, new plumbing system and fuel efficient boilers, New large septic tank and soak away.

GENERAL REMARKS

VIEWING MICKLEGATE

All viewing is strictly by prior appointment with the sole selling agents, Hudson Moody. Please contact our offices at 58, Micklegate, York, YO1 6LF. Telephone (01904) 650 650.

FIXTURES AND FITTINGS

All fixtures and fittings are specifically excluded from the sale unless they are mentioned in the particulars of sale.

LOCATION

Set in the midst of open countryside yet within easy reach of local shops and services in Strensall, York city centre and the A64 serving Leeds and the motorway network.

SERVICES

Main supplies of water and electricity. Septic tank drainage. Oil fired central heating.

LOCAL AUTHORITY

Hambleton District Council, Civic Centre, Stone Cross, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL6 2UU, Tel (01609) 779977.

OFFER PROCEDURE

Before contacting a Building Society, Bank or Solicitor you should make your offer to the office dealing with the sale, as any delay may result in the sale being agreed to another purchaser, thus incurring unnecessary costs. Under the Estate Agency Act 1991, you will be required to provide us with financial information in order to verify your position, before we can recommend your offer to the vendor. We will also require proof of identification in order to adhere to Money Laundering Regulations.

The impressive kitchen is fitted with bespoke Chalon hand built units with granite worktops

Arrange viewing 01904 863155

Hudson Moody - Micklegate

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