Flawith, York (Ref9803408)
- Ref: 9803408
- Bedrooms: 5
- Bathrooms: 3
- Reception Rooms: 4
- Tenure: Freehold
STYLE - Period Country House with Adjoining Luxurious Barn Conversion
SETTING - Pretty Yorkshire Village
THREE WORDS - SUPERB. FAMILY. HOME
A rare and exciting opportunity to purchase this impressive country house with adjoining barn conversion . Nestled on the edge of a picturesque North Yorkshire village, Chandlers Cottage offers over 3300 sq ft of living accommodation. This superb family home provides a blend of period elegance with contemporary style. The original house dates back to the 18th century retaining many period features which marries perfectly with the sympathetic double storey barn conversion creating luxurious stylish living and superb for entertaining.
Sitting in over half an acre the property enjoys a private south facing garden with garden pavilion, outbuilding, triple garage and has ample parking.
Chandlers Cottage also offers further scope to extend (subject to planning). For buyers looking for an annex, the sitting room in the current extension would make a wonderful kitchen creating a super self-contained dwelling.
Step into the spacious entrance hall which leads to the main downstairs accommodation. To the left is a large family room, windows to the front and French doors to the rear allow lots of natural light to flood in, the feature open fire is perfect for a cosy relaxing evening in the winter. Back through the hall is a tasteful dining room with ample space to host family gatherings. The breakfast kitchen sits to the side with Aga and space for a farmhouse table and church pew, ideal for chatting with friends whilst watching the chef at work! There is a useful utility room, with door to the side perfect for dumping muddy wellies. There is a study and wc. The kitchen leads through to a glazed walkway into the barn conversion (potential to be an annex).
The galleried landing leads off to the bedrooms. The master bedroom in the main house has ensuite and dressing area with fitted cupboards. Windows look nicely towards the garden; what better view to wake up to? There are two further double bedrooms and a good sized single. The family bathroom has been updated with deep bath and large rainfall shower head.
The barn conversion has been thoughtfully and tastefully designed with French doors and glazing allowing lots of natural light and enjoying views of the garden. Every room has been stylishly decorated with attention to detail and all the finishing touches. There is under floor heating throughout and clever lighting creating an ambience to suit any mood. The sitting room is light and airy with French doors and glazed windows bringing the outside in. The vaulted ceiling and A-Frame timber beams give it a grand feel. Leading through to inner hallway and onto a high-tech entertainment room with built in plasma screen and surround sound system. A super teenage hideaway or top-notch man cave! This ground floor also has an office, walk in cloakroom and wc. The stairs lead to a luxurious master bedroom with vaulted ceiling and A-Frame beams. With fitted wardrobes and dressing area. The chic bathroom exudes luxury; step into a relaxing bath and set the surround mood lighting. With separate tiled walk in wet room with large rainfall shower head, wall hung basin and mirrored cupboard.
Chandlers Cottage occupies a generous plot, the garden and grounds are a super feature of this stunning property. The house enjoys a slightly elevated position, a five-bar timber gate leads to the impressive gravelled courtyard with ample space for parking. The paved terrace is perfectly placed for alfresco dining or entertaining and looks out towards the glorious landscaped garden. This is a haven for keen gardeners and a fun and exciting space for children. With mature well stocked borders, trees and mature hedges makes it a very private and enclosed garden. There is a super garden Pavilion, equipped with dining table and seating area, with heating and lights this is the perfect entertaining spot all year round! There is triple garaging with separate double timber doors with space above. The middle garage has the height to take a horse trailer for any equestrians. There is an additional outbuilding.
The property also has 6 ½ acres of grassland within walking distance (For Sale by separate negotiation).
Flawith is a popular village in North Yorkshire with a strong community. The Georgian market town of Easingwold is 4 miles away offering a wide range of amenities including, shops, cafes and boutiques. Tollerton is a neighbouring village with an award winning farm shop and post office. There are a number of gourmet restaurants close by where you will always be greeted with a warm welcome, fine wine and a pint. Aldwark Manor Golf Club and Spa Hotel with swimming pool and gym is under 2 miles away.
The area is well served by schools for children of all ages , including Alne Primary school and Easingwold Secondary which also provide a bus service. Independent schools include Cundall Manor, Queen Ethleburga's and St Peter's in York.
Flawith is situated close to the A19 which has excellent transport links . York station has a regular service to Kings Cross.
Mains water, electric and drainage, oil central heating.
Hambleton District Council
On entering Flawith the property is identified by an Emsley Mavor For Sale board