Main Street, Bishop Wilton, York YO42


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
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Main DescriptionThe irrepressible charm of a period house. Cradled in the Yorkshire Wolds. It is the benefactor of a private position in a timeless Wolds village. Contained in nearly an acre of grounds, this detached property enjoys generous gardens, a spacious driveway, and fenced paddock.

All just a handful of miles east of York.

As you enter the reception hall, a staircase leads to the first floor. Where you’ll find a sitting room with high ceilings, a wood burning stove, and two sets of doors. One set opening onto a Juliet balcony. While the larger French doors, lead to a fully decked rooftop terrace, overlooking the wrap around garden.

Back inside, you’ll find the crown jewel of the cook and the entertainer. A fitted kitchen paired with a breakfast bar and dining area, all contained in one open plan setting.

The ground floor accommodates the five bedrooms and a bathroom. Tucked away you’ll also find a well equipped utility room. Adjoining all this, is a self-contained annexe, (truncated)

Reception HallThe spacious welcome from the door. On entering you’ll find clean, exposed brickwork paired with a tiled floor. You’ll also find practicalities, like a central heating radiator and built in cupboard.

Bedroom OneEnsconced by double glazed windows and wooden shutters. Complete with a central heating radiator and fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom TwoViews onto the rear garden. Warmed by double glazed windows with wooden shutters and a central heating radiator

Bedroom ThreeA spacious room with recessed, built in wardrobe. Along with double glazed windows with wooden shutters. Heated by a central heating radiator.

Bedroom FourCompact room with double glazed windows front with wooden shutters. Heated by central heating radiator.

Bedroom FiveViews into the rear garden, with double glazed windows with wooden shutters. Heated by central heating radiator.

BathroomA bright room, appointed with a white panelled bath with glass shower screen and Aqualisa Quartz shower. A white wash and basin and low level w/c. All on tiled flooring with a window to the rear with shutters.

Utility RoomFitted with range of wall and base units. There’s a towel rail, along with space for a washing machine and dryer. The work surfaces incorporate a sink unit and drainer. While the door gives access to the rear garden.

First Floor LandingUp from the beautiful bespoke staircase. This area is freshened by light beaming in from the skylight window.

Open Plan Dining KitchenAn open area, defined by a well-sized breakfast bar. Equipped with an integral dishwasher, double oven, and induction hob with overhead extractor. It is all fitted into a range of quality wall and base units. While the work surfaces incorporate a sink unit and drainer. Windows onto the front aspect, double glazed and with shutters.

Sitting RoomHigh ceilings, characterised by exposed wooden beams. A brick fireplace houses an inset Cassette wood burning stove. While two sets of doors allow for a Juliet balcony and access onto

Rooftop TerraceAmazing views over the gardens and Yorkshire Wolds. Unbeatable for entertaining or catching the sun.

SnugWarmed by radiator. And kept warm, by double glazed windows on the front aspect with shutters.

Shower RoomA contemporary design, with half-tiled walls. It’s appointed with a large walk in shower, vanity mirror, hand wash basin, and low level w/c.

Self Contained AnnexeThe Annexe is presented to a good standard with a modern kitchen and sitting room, double bedroom and stylish shower room.

ExternallyThe approach to the property is by substantial private driveway, that gives access to an additional parking area. While the well maintained gardens and paddock are mainly laid to lawn with mature plant and shrub beds.

Other features include two garden sheds and a log store. Beyond the gardens there is fenced access to Vicarage Lane at the rear. Please note: There has been planning permission granted for a detached garage and garden store.

LocationBishop Wilton is a highly desirable Yorkshire Wolds Village. Amenities include a medieval church, a well-regarded primary school and popular local pub – The Fleece Inn, local community run shop and large village hall and sports clubs (football, tennis, netball and cricket).

The nearby market town of Pocklington provides a wider variety of shops and supermarkets. In addition to the reputable Pocklington School, famous as the school which educated William Wilberforce. There are also many varied walks in and around the village offering great views of the Wolds and surrounding countryside. Pocklington has supermarkets, a library, doctor’s surgery, dental practices, churches and is well served with schools for all age groups. Furthermore it has good sporting and recreational facilities.

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