Colton Lane, Colton LS24

Colton Lane, Colton LS24

10 Bedroom | Freehold | 5 Baths | Outbuildings

Guide price £2,599,999
Ulleskelf 3.2 miles
Grange Farm 0.3 miles
Travelodge 0.6 miles

A beautiful Queen Anne country house dramatically reinvented with a stunning modernist extension and striking interiors. Superb fringe of village position with around 15 acres of land; just 8 miles from York and 20 miles from Leeds.

This beautifully conceived Queen Anne house has been dramatically reinvented with great vision. The refurbishment has been complete, necessarily maintaining the listed exterior and restoring the building, including the roof and original sash windows throughout. Old and new sit comfortably alongside each other with the introduction of an eco friendly air source heating system, a stylish Poggenphol kitchen complete with Aga and luxurious bathrooms. The ground floor benefits from two glazed extensions and is largely free flowing ideal for modern family life and giving a real sense of inside/outside living which makes the most of the stunning views. Inside and out, the property makes a real statement and is a true one off.

Approached through full height electric gates and along a sweeping gravel driveway, Colton Lodge has the feel of a small country estate and yet enjoys a highly convenient position on the fringe of the popular village of Colton, just 8 miles from York. The village offers very easy access to the A64 dual carriageway linking major A-roads to the East and the A1M and M62 motorways; an ideal gateway to Yorkshire’s major towns and business centres. Leeds Bradford International Airport is highly commutable and travel to London’s King’s Cross is just under 1 hour 50 minutes from York rail station.

Properties of this importance are rare indeed, standing proudly within its own private landscaped grounds and land, Colton Lodge is one of the best Country Houses of its kind.

Accommodation over three floors comprises reception hall, drawing room, dining room, study, snug, breakfast kitchen, washroom, utility room/maids kitchen, Master bedroom suite with a dressing room and an en suite bathroom, 3 further ensuite bedrooms each with a dressing room, house bathroom, six further bedrooms, guest sitting room, hat room, store room, kitchenette and second house bathroom.

Extensive quality garaging and large studio above.

Stunning gardens, mature woodland and landscaped grounds with architectural topiary and moat. Exceptional equestrian facilities including an impressive stable block, fold yard, feed rooms, cross country course, manege, paddocks and two fields. In all, just under 15 acres.

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Situational Details
Property attributes
Parking available
Off Street Parking Garage
Additional attributes
Outbuildings Garden Land/Paddock
Total Sq Ft
653,400 (60,702.9 Sq M) approx.
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