Drury Lane, Helperby (Ref10400780)
- Ref: 10400780
- Availability: Sold STC
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Reception Rooms: 1
- Tenure: Freehold
STYLE – Period End Terrace
HIGHLIGHTS – Extensively Refurbished & Updated. Beautifully Presented
THREE WORDS – Chocolate Box Cottage
Drury Lane is nestled at the end of a private lane in the idyllic village of Helperby and is a charming blend of contemporary and rustic style.
The owners having lovingly refurbished and updated the cottage creating a is beautiful “Chocolate Box Cottage”, the juxtaposition between the old and the new is simply perfect. It is a place you want to call home. The property has retained original features such as a cast iron fireplace in the master bedroom, stripped pine doors and wooden flooring. It has been smartly decorated throughout, every wall is adorned with white walls complemented with subtle grey tones and stylish flooring.
For extensive list of works carried out see Agents Note.
Open the beautifully painted front door, welcome home! Head to the left into the sitting room the window to the front makes it wonderfully light and airy. The focal point is the exposed brick fireplace with wood burning stove, the wall mounted TV is perfectly placed above, we can imagine relaxing on the sofa watching Netflix on a wintery evening.
Continue through to the dining kitchen, this super stylish room is ideal for entertaining friends. The soft grey cupboard and drawers complement the white work surface. Integral appliances include oven, induction hob, chimney extractor hood, fridge, freezer and wine cooler; all the mod cons for a busy chef! There is a bespoke solid wood breakfast table which fits four bar stools, and with additional built in cupboards. There is a door to the rear.
Take the stairs to the Master Bedroom, the window to the front allows lot of natural light to flood in. There is a cast iron fireplace and handy alcoves with room for a wardrobe or hanging rail. The second bedroom has a window overlooking the rear. The shower room is individual with exposed brick feature wall, rain fall shower and bespoke wooden washstand complete with free standing bowl. Elegant brass fittings complement the style perfectly.
From the rear door a path leads to enclosed garden (shared with neighbouring property).They have re - turfed and refenced it, with space for a Rattan sofa set is a lovely sunny garden and a super space for alfresco dining, entertaining friends or simply relaxing after a busy week with a chilled glass of fizz watching the sun go down!
An enclosed walkway leads to the front where there is an open brick garage and three adjoining brick outbuildings. The vendor has architect drawings to extend onto the side of the property, subject to planning permission. One of the outbuildings has been renovated creating a useful utility room with services.
All works carried out after July 2019.
New Kitchen, New Shower room, Damp Proof Course, New Electrical Board, sockets, recessed lighting throughout. Under flooring insulation, guttering, soil pipes, electric water boiler.
“Rointe” Smart Electric Heating System (control heating through phone app) Fitted July 2019. Mains Drainage
Enter the Village from Easingwold on to Main Street, directly after The Golden Lion Pub turn left into Drury Lane. The property is the end terrace.
Local Life in Helperby
Thought to have been a Danish settlement, the historic conservation village of Helperby oozes character.
There are plenty of walks for dog walkers, including a number along the rivers Ure and Swale, or take a stroll around the village. There are two pubs, The Oak Tree Inn and The Golden Lion where you will always be greeted with a warm welcome a glass of wine or a pint!
The village offers a doctor’s surgery, church and primary school. It is well located and readily accessible to York, Boroughbridge and Easingwold. There is easy access to the A1 (M) and A19 making a super for commuters.