Fairfax Close, Ampleforth (Ref9842839)
- Ref: 9842839
- Type: Semi-Detached Bungalow
- Availability: Sold STC
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Reception Rooms: 1
- Tenure: Freehold
STYLE – Refurbished Dormer Bungalow offering Ground Floor Living
SETTING – Idyllic Village with Amenities
THREE WORDS - MOVE STRAIGHT IN
Fairfax Close is situated on the edge of the idyllic village of Ampleforth with breath taking views over the Howardian Hills. This charming home has been completely refurbished with a blend of traditional and rustic style. There is a natural flow between rooms with a country feel created by the warm atmosphere and subtle tones. The property enjoys ground floor living with two bedrooms and shower room downstairs. Upstairs is the super master bedroom with space for dressing area and ensuite bathroom. Outside there is off street parking for two cars, with timber gate leading to entrance door and enclosed garden. The garden is laid to lawn with paved seating terrace. There is also a useful store. Offered with no onward chain this lovely home is ready to move your furniture in and call it home!
Lets go inside
From the moment you step inside there is a sense of calm – the sociable open plan dining kitchen is perfect for family and entertaining. The galley kitchen has plenty of shaker style cupboards and workspace, the Cookmaster oven is ideal for the master cook! There is space for washing machine, fridge freezer and plumbing for a dishwasher. The lounge is lovely and light with window to the front and cosy log burner gives it a warm atmosphere.
The hallway leads to two bedrooms with windows overlooking the garden and a shower room.
The impressive master bedroom upstairs has a serene feeling of calm, perfect for sleeping. The windows not only allow lots of natural light to flood in but have stunning views of the scenery beyond. There is plenty of space for a dressing area with double fitted cupboards, although the current vendor uses this area as a nursery. The ensuite bathroom has a P shaped bath, shower and vanity sink.
The front is gravelled with parking for two cars. A timber gate to the side makes in private and enclosed. The rear garden is laid to lawn with pretty paved terrace for alfresco dining. There is a timber store which has power and a cold water supply. There is also a Belfast sink with hot water supply
Oiled fired Central heating, mains drainage and electricity
Entering Ampleforth from Yearsley Bank take the second left at the Emsley Mavor feeder board onto Fairfax Close. The house is number 18.
Local Life in Ampleforth
Ampleforth is a quintessential Yorkshire village nestled within the North York Moors National Park and the Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty providing some stunning scenery. The village offers idyllic living where neighbours are warm and welcoming and there are amenities on the doorstep.
A hop skip and a jump away is there are two pubs, The White Swan and The White Horse, where you will always be welcomed with a warm welcome, fine food wine and beers. There is a village shop, post office and café.
The village also enjoys both Church of England and Catholic Churches and primary schools. It is also home to the renowned public school of Ampleforth College (now fully co-educational) where there is a highly regarded sports centre offering a wide range of facilities to the general public.
The Georgian market town of Helmsley is only 4 miles away offering a wide range of facilities. The other three Ryedale market towns are all within an easy drive. York is approximately 19 miles south with mainline station providing regular trains to Kings Cross, London.