A rare opportunity to purchase a piece of history on The Old London Road at Towton, a hamlet 10 miles south-west of York and close to where the Battle of Towton (War of the Roses) took place. Close by are the villages of Barkston Ash and Saxton. This charming property is superbly situated close to the heart of the village with it's wealth of history. The property is well presented, has balanced accommodation, and is offered with extensive landscaped gardens.
To the ground floor is an entrance hall/utility room, study, lounge with feature fireplace and dining room with patio door to the rear garden. The modern fitted kitchen includes a full range of matching wall and base units with worktops over, integrated appliances and extractor fan. To the first floor is the master bedroom, a second bedroom and house bathroom, a roof terrace with extensive views over countryside. To the second floor are three further generous bedroom and modern family bathroom/wc.
There are extensive gardens to the rear and side of the property which are landscaped with hedging to the boundary. To the side are beautifully laid out gravelled areas with an ornamental pond and a variety of shrubs and plants. The gardens form a very important feature of the property, and must be viewed to be fully appreciated.
2.77m (9' 1") x 2.67m (8' 9")
With external door to the front, staircase to the first floor, radiator and beamed ceiling.
1.47m (4' 10") x 1.65m (5' 5")
Window to the side, low level flush wc, wash hand basin with tiled splash back, radiator and under stairs storage cupboard.
3.81m (12' 6") x 8.23m (27' 0")
Two windows to the rear, sliding patio doors to the side, two radiators, open fireplace, wall light points, beamed ceiling, opening to:-
4.24m (13' 11") x 3.91m (12' 10")
Window and external door to the rear garden, radiator, open fireplace, beamed ceiling and door through to:-
3.81m (12' 6") x 2.24m (7' 4")
Window to the rear, beamed ceiling and radiator.
2.49m (8' 2") x 4.32m (14' 2")
Two windows to the front, fitted with a range of base and wall units with work surfaces, enamel half bowl sink unit with tiled splash back, built-in double oven with four ring ceramic hob and extractor hood over, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, tiled floor, beamed ceiling and door to:-
2.82m (9' 3") x 2.95m (9' 8")
Window to the side and external door to the front, wall mounted oil fired boiler and radiator.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Two windows to the front, radiator, staircase to second floor, step up to half landing with external door leading to:-
With fence surround and outstanding views over open countryside.
4.09m (13' 5") x 3.78m (12' 5")
Window to the rear, radiator and a range of fitted wardrobes with over head storage.
3.78m (12' 5") x 3.20m (10' 6")
Window to the rear, radiator and a range of fitted wardrobes.
2.46m (8' 1") x 4.34m (14' 3")
Two windows to the front, suite comprising:- panelled bath with mixer tap and shower over with shower screen, low level wc, bidet, wash basin and radiator.
SECOND FLOOR LANDING
Window to the rear, access to loft space and doors to bedrooms.
4.22m (13' 10") (max) x 4.04m (13' 3") (max)
Window to the side and radiator.
4.34m (14' 3") x 3.96m (13' 0")
Window to the side and radiator.
2.74m (9' 0") x 3.76m (12' 4")
Window to the rear and radiator.
Window to the rear, panelled bath with shower over, pedestal wash basin, low flush wc and radiator.
DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE
With up and over door, power and light.
To the side of the property are extensive landscaped gardens with mature shrubs, tree and flower areas, with views over open countryside and Old London Road, raised gravelled and paved pathway leading to the garage. To the rear of the property is a lawned are and conifer hedging to the boundary. Landscaped gardens at this level seldom come to the market, and this has to be viewed to be appreciated.