Church Lane, Swainby, Northallerton

£480,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Whorlton School Hall in Swainby is an exceptional conversion of the Grade ll listed former village school, which dates back to 1856. Full of character throughout, the property has been internally designed to meet all the requirements of modern living including a welcoming entrance hall, ground floor bedroom, shower room, storeroom and breath-taking open-plan living, dining, and kitchen areas, all overlooked by the mezzanine landing. On the first floor, there are two en suite double bedrooms and an impressive landing. Outside, the gorgeous walled gardens and outbuildings have been beautifully maintained with a secret vegetable garden at the rear beyond the original wall.

Location

Stokesley 5 miles, Northallerton 8 miles, Middlesbrough 14.5 miles, Darlington 20 miles (distances are approximate). Excellent road links to the A19, A66 and A1 providing access to Teesside, Newcastle, Durham, York, Harrogate and Leeds. Direct train services from Northallerton and Darlington to London Kings Cross, Manchester and Edinburgh. International airports: Teesside International, Newcastle and Leeds Bradford.

Amenities

Swainby sits just inside the North Yorkshire Moors National Park, with Scugdale Beck running through the village against the backdrop of the Holy Cross Church. The characteristics of the village and surrounding area consist of traditional Yorkshire dry stone walls, sweeping hills, sheep, heather and moor land. There is a local shop, tea room, The Rusty Bike Cafe and two pubs, both serving food. The Cleveland Way and National Cycleway pass through the village and there are a number of bridle paths close by.

Description

Whorlton School Hall in Swainby is an exceptional conversion of the Grade ll listed former village school, which dates back to 1856. Full of character throughout, the property has been internally designed to meet all the requirements of modern living including a welcoming entrance hall, ground floor bedroom, shower room, storeroom and breath-taking open-plan living, dining, and kitchen areas, all overlooked by the mezzanine landing. On the first floor, there are two en suite double bedrooms and an impressive landing. Outside, the gorgeous walled gardens and outbuildings have been beautifully maintained with a secret vegetable garden at the rear beyond the original wall.

Accommodation Comprises:

Entrance Hall

With timber flooring, radiator and doors to the living room, ground floor shower room, storage room and ground floor bedroom.

Ground Floor Shower Room

With timber flooring, low-level w.c, wall-mounted hand wash basin, heated towel rail, step-in shower cubicle and leaded light character windows to the front and side.

Storage Room

With hanging rail and shelving.

Ground Floor Bedroom

3.98m approx. x 4.13m (13'0 approx. x 13'6 )

With two radiators, stained glass windows looking into the living room and full-length, leaded light windows to the front overlooking the High Street.

Living Room

8.57m x 5.49m (28'1 x 18'0 )

With vaulted ceiling and exposed beams, timber and carpeted flooring, built-in lighting, four radiators, fireplace with stone hearth and wood-burning stove, stairs up to the mezzanine first floor, stained glass windows looking into the ground floor bedroom and windows to the front and side.

Kitchen

3.95m x 4.82m (12'11 x 15'9 )

With timber flooring, a range of floor and wall mounted units, two fitted Neff ovens and a microwave, American style fridge and freezer, fitted dishwasher and washing machine, oil boiler, radiator, breakfast bar, double doors leading out to the rear garden, two large, picture style windows and a central island with built-in sink, four-ring induction hob and storage.

First Floor Landing

3.54m x 3.50m (11'7 x 11'5 )

A beautiful timber and glass open-tread staircase leads up to the mezzanine landing, where there are two radiator and doors to two bedrooms.

Bedroom

4.80m x 3.03m (15'8 x 9'11 )

With two fitted double wardrobes, storage cupboard, two radiators, two windows overlooking the rear garden and a door to the en suite.

En Suite

With tiled floor, heated towel rail, bath with shower over and screen, wall-mounted hand wash basin and a low-level w.c.

Bedroom and En Suite

4.08m max x 5.42m max (13'4 max x 17'9 max)

With two fitted wardrobes, radiator, low-level leaded light windows overlooking the High Street and a Velux window to the side. The en suite has a tiled floor, a bath with shower and screen, wall-mounted hand wash basin, low-level w.c and heated towel rail.

Externally

To the front of the property, there is a block-paved courtyard with wrought iron fencing and gate. The walled rear garden includes a block-paved patio, lawn, mature borders, planting, outdoor lighting, path leading to the outdoor storeroom, raised seating area and access to the side. An opening in the wall leads through to a further secret garden , which has hedged boundaries, raised vegetable beds and a greenhouse.

Tenure

The property is believed to be offered freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Local Authority

Hambleton District Council. Telephone: 01609 779 977.

Particulars and Photographs

Particulars prepared August 2021.

Photographs taken August 2021.

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