The Flatts, Sowerby YO7

The Flatts, Sowerby YO7

5 Bedroom

Offers over £750,000
Thirsk 1.4 miles
St Oswalds Church 0.1 miles
Post Office 0.2 miles

A substantial individually designed detached house with pretty walled gardens and wonderful views over Sowerby Flatts.

A substantial individually designed detached house with pretty walled gardens and wonderful views over Sowerby Flatts. Church View was built 15 years ago as a highly individual modern detached family residence, offering close to 4500 sq. ft. of exceptionally well-appointed accommodation.

Boasting fabulous natural light levels, the ground floor comprises a large well-designed kitchen and several versatile reception rooms centralising around a spacious hallway with solid oak flooring. In addition to the main living areas, there is an impressive games room with a full-size snooker table and a vaulted beamed ceiling. There is also a hot tub/gym room and shower room. This part of the house could serve equally well as an annexe.

A bespoke solid oak staircase leads to a galleried landing, off which are 5 generously sized double bedrooms all with en-suite bathrooms. Four of the bedrooms benefit from built-in wardrobes and views over the surrounding countryside.

Enjoying much privacy and a southerly aspect, the rear walled garden is mostly laid to lawn with a paved terrace extending from the garden room. The walls are bordered by colourful planted areas with numerous climbing plants and there is a pretty pergola enveloped by clematis. To the front is a gated driveway and double integral garage.

The house enjoys a prime position in the sought-after village of Sowerby, in the heart of 'Herriot Country', gateway to the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors National Parks. Located at the end of a private road just off the main street, the house overlooks the Flatts and over Cod Back towards the rolling countryside beyond. Sowerby offers a variety of local facilities, including a public house and schools, with further amenities in neighbouring Thirsk and easy access to the A19/A168 for travel further afield.

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