Somerset Pastures, Raskelf (Ref9698030)
- Ref: 9698030
- Availability: Sold STC
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Reception Rooms: 2
- Tenure: Freehold
SETTING – Peaceful Yorkshire village with easy access to Easingwold and York and excellent transport links
THREE WORDS – PERFECTLY, PROPORTIONED, PROPERTY
Somerset Pastures is a beautiful blend of traditional and modern style. It is a home that has been lovingly cared for.
This double fronted three-bedroom detached house has been tastefully decorated with attention to detail and all the finishing touches. Set on the edge of the delightful village of Raskelf the property is nicely positioned to the front of the quiet cul de sac and enjoys a generous corner plot. The beech hedge to the front makes it private with neat and tidy lawned gardens and path leading to the hardwood panelled entrance door. Once inside you will appreciate there is nothing to do, just move your furniture in and call it home.
Walking in through the entrance door the hallway is light and airy. To the left is a cosy sitting room with space for a comfy corner sofa and two-seater. The log burning stove is the focal point with exposed brick and wooden mantle, perfect for a cold wintery night. French doors lead into a sun room a super design to open the sitting room and have a family get together or simply relaxing looking out on to the tranquil garden. (There is scope here for a double storey extension, subject to planning).
The Kitchen is situated at the back of the house enjoying the delightful landscaped garden. Light floods in and the stable door gives it a country feel. This classic shaker style kitchen has a modern twist, with endless solid wood worksurfaces and cupboards to hide everything away to allow you to live a clutter free lifestyle. The kitchen is fully fitted with integral fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher. The rangemaster is perfect for the Master Chef and with adjoining dining room it makes for a sociable space, great for Sunday lunches with friends and family.
Upstairs are three double bedrooms. The master bedroom has fitted wardrobes and ensuite. The family bathroom is neat and neutral with Travertine tiled walls and floor with underfloor heating. There is a four-piece suite with panelled bath and Victorian style shower attachment and separate walk in double shower cubicle. The landing offers plenty of storage cupboards and the loft is fully boarded.
The garden is enclosed and has been lovingly cared for, with private seating area and raised decked patio this well stocked garden is ideal for playing or relaxing in the summer sun.
The tandem garage is to the rear with additional off-street parking for two cars.
Entering Raskelf from the direction of Easingwold, turn right on to North End. Somerset Pasture is located at the edge of the village on the right hand side and can be identified by our For Sale board.
Mains water, electricity, drainage and oil-fired central heating. UPVC double glazing.
(The vendor has informed us there is a village syndicate making the purchase of the oil more cost effective)
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.