Beckfoot, Gill Bank Road LS29

Beckfoot, Gill Bank Road LS29

4 Bedroom | Freehold

Guide price £1,495,000
Ilkley 0.7 miles
Skipton Rd Easby Drive 0.4 miles
Skipton Rd Westville Road 0.5 miles

An outstanding detached property of rare quality, offering spacious family accommodation appointed to an exceptional standard throughout, occupying an enviable south facing position and enjoying spectacular views towards Ilkley Moor.

Middleton has long been regarded as one of the town's premier residential districts, occupying a peaceful setting on the southern facing bank of the River Wharfe, less than a mile from the town centre. Its heritage stems back from the release of building land by the Myddleton family around the end of the 19th Century whereupon high quality and individual houses were built. Middleton plays host to the town's rugby and cricket clubs along with the swimming pool and lido. Ilkley is within a pleasant walk and offers excellent amenities including high class shopping and restaurants, boutique cinema, supermarkets and some of the best schools in the county. From Ilkley town centre there is a frequent Metro service into the cities of Bradford and Leeds making it an ideal base for the commuter with connections from Leeds to London Kings Cross.

Dating from 2006, Beckfoot is a truly exceptional family home built to an extremely high standard for the current owners for their own occupation. Constructed of local stone beneath a slate roof in a Georgian style, the property incorporates high elegant ceilings, a hardwood staircase with galleried landing, beautiful limestone fireplaces and numerous quality fittings. Approached by a magnificent central hallway, the property incorporates four reception rooms and a superb fitted kitchen on the ground floor whilst at first floor level there is an impressive principal bedroom with a large en suite bathroom, a guest bedroom with an en suite shower room, two further double bedrooms and a house bathroom.

Beckfoot stands on a generous plot, approached via a block paved courtyard and driveway providing parking in front and to the side of the property, leading in turn to the double garage. To the front of the property the garden is principally lawned with mature shrubs and hedges. To the rear of the property there is a lovely private landscaped garden. Immediately to the rear of the property there is a wide stone terrace which leads up to a further raised terrace which also accommodates a timber summerhouse. There is a large lawned area bordered by well kept and stocked flower borders.

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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Key Property Details
Property attributes
Detached
Additional attributes
Garden
Tenure
Freehold
Carter Jonas reference
HAR200085
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