Harrys Cottage, Aldborough YO51

Harrys Cottage, Aldborough YO51

3 Bedroom

Guide price £469,950
Opp St James Square 0.6 miles

An attractive Grade II listed cottage providing stylishly presented accommodation of character, with a lovely garden to the rear together with a garage and useful off street parking, occupying a superb position in the heart of this popular and sought after village.

Sitting room • Dining room • Kitchen • Garden room • Landing • Principal bedroom • 2 additional bedrooms • House bathroom • Detached outbuilding with garage, utility/laundry room and gardener’s WC • Additional parking area • Secluded landscaped garden • Lovely village setting.

Harrys Cottage occupies a lovely west facing position in the heart of this popular village, close to the village green with its historic maypole. It is well placed for easy access to a good range of everyday facilities in Boroughbridge, which lies about a mile to the north west. More extensive facilities are available in the surrounding cities and towns of Ripon, York and Harrogate. In addition, access to the recently upgraded A1(M) is nearby and provides connections to the national motorway network. Useful bus services operate throughout the day to Boroughbridge, Ripon, Harrogate and York as well as the surrounding villages.

Harrys Cottage is a rather desirable Grade II listed cottage, dating from the late 18th century, which occupies a lovely position within the village. In recent times the cottage has been the subject of a sympathetic program of refurbishment and modernisation and is now offered for sale in excellent condition throughout, with stylishly presented accommodation of significant charm and character.

The accommodation is arranged over 2 floors and features a sitting room, dining room, kitchen and an adjoining garden room overlooking the garden. On the first floor there are 3 bedrooms and a modern house bathroom. Notable character features include sliding sash windows and a wealth of exposed beams. Outside, to the rear, there is a private drive providing off street parking together with a garage, utility/laundry room and a cloakroom. The garden to the rear is beautifully landscaped with a combination of lawn and patio.

COVID-19: Should you wish to arrange a viewing we will be following the Government Coronavirus guidance and would ask you to ensure social distancing is observed at all times to protect all of us. Viewings will be restricted to a limited time period and only a maximum of 2 people from the same household are permitted to view. Please bring a face covering and gloves as you may not be allowed to enter the property without them.

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