Moorfields, West Moor Lane, Raskelf (Ref10305189)
- Ref: 10305189
- Type: Detached House
- Availability: For Sale
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Reception Rooms: 2
STYLE – Three Bedroom Detached Home in Need of Modernisation
SETTING – Quiet cul de sac in Desirable Village
THREE WORDS – Village Family Home
24 Moorfields is a family home situated in a quiet cul de sac and is a blend of traditional and country style.
The property is set back, and the mature hedging makes it private. Downstairs there is a private room to the front which is perfect as a home office. There is an open plan dining living room leading to the kitchen. There is also a generous utility with plenty of storage and essential cloakroom. Upstairs there are three double bedrooms, ensuite and family bathroom. Outside is an enclosed garden with mature well stocked borders and a shed. The property would benefit from a programme of modernisation, offering the opportunity to make it your own.
Open your front door to entrance hallway, to the right is a study for those looking to have a home office or would make a great playroom. Through the door is a sociable open plan living dining room. The living room has a cosy feel with charming log burning stove, timber sleeper above and black hearth. Through the arch is a dining area with sliding doors to the garden bringing the outside in.
The kitchen is to the side of the dining area, with some rejigging this could be opened into an open plan dining kitchen with breakfast bar. There is space for a fridge freezer and plumbing for dishwasher. Leading through to cloakroom and utility, with plenty of built in cupboards, so handy to store useful bits and bobs. A door opens to a pathway at the side of the house.
Take the stairs to the bedrooms. The master bedroom has an ensuite, there is a second double bedroom and generous single. The family bathroom, with panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. There is a useful airing cupboard and access point to the loft.
The front garden is private, mature high hedging encompasses the lawned garden and driveway. A path to the side leads to the rear.
The rear garden has a cottage feel, with full borders housing mature plants and shrubs. To the right side there is diagonal trellis entwined with colourful flowering plants. The lawned garden has room for children’s play equipment and there is a painted shed. For those who love alfresco dining and BBQs, there is a paved seating area.
Oil Fired Central Heating, Main drainage, Electricity
Enter the village from Easingwold. Turn right onto Moorfields and the property is situated on the right-hand side and can be identified by the For-Sale Board.
Local Life in Raskelf
Raskelf is a quaint North Yorkshire village and is a perfect place to live for those looking for a village lifestyle. Situated 3 miles to the west of Easingwold the village is nestled in farmland and surrounded by beautiful natural scenery. Raskelf is a close-knit friendly community and has much to offer.
The Old Black Bull is at the heart of the village where you will be greeted with a warm welcome, fine food and drink.
Raskelf Village Hall is the hub of the village hosting many local events, playgroups and is available to hire for parties, weddings etc. There is a vibrant sporting scene. For any keen cricketers there is an active club, tennis club and short mat bowls club. There is also a children’s play area.
St Mary’s Church is situated at the edge of the village. This 12 century church is one of the few remaining churches in England with an original wooden tower.
Nearby Easingwold has an array of local amenities, lots of shops, cafes, post office and a weekly market held every Friday.
Primary schools are available in Easingwold and Helperby. Secondary schooling available in Easingwold.
Raskelf has good transport links, the A19 and A1 is readily accessible. York is 12 miles to the south; the market town of Thirsk is 8 miles to the north. Both have a train station and a regular service to Kings Cross, London.