A CHARMING TWO BEDROOMED STONE COTTAGE, PART OF THE ORIGINAL SCHOOL BUILDING DATING BACK TO 1845 AND OCCUPYING AN EXCELLENT LOCATION TUCKED AWAY FROM THE HUSTLE AND BUSTLE OF THE VILLAGE YET JUST A STONE'S THROW FROM THE SHOPS, AND WITH THE ADDED ADVANTAGE OF A LOVELY GARDEN AREA AND ON SITE PARKING. Converted from the original Grassington village school into five stone cottages, number 1 enjoys a pleasant lawned garden as well as on site parking for two cars. The cottage features the original stone mullioned windows and benefits from gas-fired central heating, and is ideal for anyone looking for a permanent or weekend home in a charming and very convenient location.
- Stone Cottage
- Excellent Location Close to Village Centre
- Fitted Breakfast Kitchen
- Sitting Room with Open Fire
- Two Double Bedrooms
- Three Piece Bathroom
- Gas Fired Central Heating
- EPC Rating E
- Lawned Garden & Stone Outbuildings
- On Site Parking
Grassington is one of the most popular of Dales villages with a strong and thriving local community, but is also a hub for visitors to this spectacular part of the Yorkshire Dales National Park with its magnificent Wharfedale scenery. Nine miles north of Skipton, Grassington has an excellent range of local and quality shops as well as a choice of well-patronised public houses and restaurants. The Town Hall provides a wide array of events throughout the year and plays host to the annual Grassington Arts Festival as well as the Dickensian Festival Weekends each November/December. Also in the village is a Primary School and Health Centre, with Upper Wharfedale Secondary School and Upper Wharfedale Rugby Union Club at Threshfield just a mile away.
Situated at the start of Wood Lane, just off the top of Station Road, School Cottages is quietly tucked away yet eminently handy for all the facilities on offer within the village. Offered with early vacant possession if required, this cottage has GAS FIRED CENTRAL HEATING and the accommodation is described in brief below using approximate room sizes:-
ENTRANCE LOBBY Side outer door. Cloaks rail.
SITTING ROOM 15' 0" x 14' 0" (4.57m x 4.27m) overall. Open fire in stone surround with stone hearth. Windows to three sides. Open return staircase to first floor. Two radiators.
BREAKFAST KITCHEN 13' 11" x 7' 4" (4.24m x 2.24m) Range of painted wall/base units with cream-coloured worktops incorporating stainless steel single sink unit. Electric cooker point. Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Remeha gas-fired combination boiler (installed in 2011). Radiator. Rear entrance door.
LANDING Access via retractable ladder to insulated and part-boarded roof space.
BEDROOM 1, 11' 10" x 9' 3" (3.61m x 2.82m) plus fitted wardrobes with shelving alongside and overhead cupboards. Radiator.
BEDROOM 2, 13' 10" x 7' 5" (4.22m x 2.26m) Access to roof space. Radiator.
BATHROOM 3 piece suite comprising bath with overhead Mira electric shower; pedestal hand basin; low suite w.c. Shaver light. Roof window. Radiator.
OUTSIDE The former school grounds are divided into separate garden areas for each of the five cottages. On the south side, number 1 owns a semi-grassed parking area (sufficient for two cars) and a level lawn with shrubbery, as well as an area to the rear where there is a DOUBLE STONE OUTBUILDING, a further parking space and bin storage area.
PLEASE NOTE The extent of the property and its boundaries are subject to verification by inspection of the title deeds.
GENERAL The measurements in these particulars are approximate and have been provided for guidance purposes only. The fixtures, fittings and appliances have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. The internal photographs used in these particulars are reproduced for general information and it cannot be inferred that any item is included in the sale.
COUNCIL TAX This property is in Council Tax Band D. For further details please visit the Craven District Council website.
VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS We would be pleased to arrange a viewing for you. Please contact Dale Eddison's Skipton office. Our opening hours are:-
Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday: 11.00am - 3.00pm
DIRECTIONS On entering Grassington, go over the bridge and at the top of Station Road, just past the Medical Centre, turn left onto Wood Lane. The gate to School Cottages will be seen almost immediately on the left hand side, identified by our For Sale board.