Oulston, York YO61

Oulston, York YO61

6 Bedroom | Freehold | Secondary Accomodation

Guide price £925,000
Oulston Hall 0.8 miles
Oulston Village 0.8 miles
CE Primary School 1.9 miles

A substantial family house occupying a private position with exceptional views, standing in generous mature grounds with garaging and an adjoining paddock extending to around 4 acres.

Oak Trees is a fabulous family home situated in a private and idyllic rural setting. Originally built as a pair of semi detached houses in the 1950s it has been cleverly combined to form one large house and at the same time fully renovated. The final chapter in the story was the addition of an eye catching oak-framed garden room in 2009 which takes full advantage of the beautiful mature gardens and rural views beyond.

The house has been well loved and equally maintained for many years and is now ready for a new owner. The accommodation is both generous and well proportioned, perfectly suited to growing families, every room taking advantage of the contrasting views enjoyed from this glorious elevated position. The panoramic 360-degree view is the prevailing feature of the house; to the south west the view sweeps across to Harrogate and beyond and to the south east lie the rolling Howardian Hills in the middle distance.

The house is approached via a gravel drive with electric gates, leading to a broad parking area by the pillared front door. A further drive leads to the oak-framed car port and garden stores built in 2002. There are large lawns on two sides, with a substantial formal pond in the centre of the garden and a large stone paved terrace flanking the front of the house. The adjoining paddock is fenced and can also be accessed via the lower drive, totalling approximately 4 acres.

York, Thirsk, Easingwold and Helmsley are all within easy reach, and Malton is around half hour drive away, all having a wide range of shopping facilities and amenities. More locally there are a number of highly regarded country pubs including The Durham Ox, Crayke and The Fairfax Arms, East Gilling. Ampleforth College is one of the best known private co-ed schools in the area but there are a number of others nearby, including Cundall Manor, Queen Ethelburga's and Terrington, as well as state primary schools in Easingwold, Ryedale (Outstanding Ofsted March 2012) and Crayke (Outstanding Ofsted).

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Key Property Details
Property attributes
Parking available
Double Garage
Additional attributes
Secondary Accomodation Garden Land/Paddock
Energy Efficiency Rating
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