A SPACIOUS TWO DOUBLE BEDROOMED GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT IN A FABULOUS RIVERSIDE LOCATION WITH CHARACTER FEATURES AND LOVELY VIEWS OUT ACROSS THE WATER TO OPEN COUNTRYSIDE BEYOND. EXCELLENT PURCHASE FOR EITHER A PERMANENT OR HOLIDAY HOME, AND REPRESENTS GREAT VALUE FOR MONEY FOR AN INVESTOR. A Grade II Listed building, Riverside Walk was originally known as Airton Mill and was first built and used as a corn mill until 1787 when a cotton spinning mill was added. After further expansion in the 1800s, cotton spinning ceased in 1918, after which the mill had a variety of industrial uses until it was converted to residential apartments in the 1970's. Apartment 2 has a lovely ground floor entrance on the river side with great views across open fields.
- Ground Floor Apartment
- Spacious Living Space
- Kitchen, Study, Living & Dining Areas
- Two Double Bedrooms
- 3 Piece Bathroom
- Riverside Setting
- Fabulous Outlook to Open Fields
- EPC Rating D
- Economy 7 Heating & Double Glazing
- Car Parking
Airton is a picturesque Malhamdale village, with the River Aire meandering through and with stunning scenery all around, typifying this area of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Nearby Kirkby Malham (2 miles) has a well-respected primary school, public house and the historic St Michael The Archangel Church, with Gargrave (4 miles) having a range of local shops and social/sporting amenities. A choice of shops and secondary schools are on offer at both Skipton (9 miles) and Settle (6 miles) and Airton falls within the education catchment area for both towns.
Accessed via the lower entrance to Riverside Walk, Apartment 2 is on the ground floor and benefits from double glazing and Economy 7 heating, with the accommodation described in brief below:-
SMALL PANED OUTER DOOR TO
KITCHEN AREA 8' 8" x 8' 5" (2.64m x 2.57m) Small-paned outer door. Range of pale beech-effect wall and base units with cream speckled worktops. Stainless steel style sink unit. Creda electric oven. Plumbing for automatic washing machine and slimline dishwasher. Spaces for fridge and freezer. The kitchen area is open to:
LIVING AREA 17' 5" x 15' 1" (5.31m x 4.6m) incorporating STUDY AREA. Electric stove fire in antique pine surround with tiled and cast iron inset. Exposed beam and painted upright. Recessed cloaks cupboard with louvred doors. Night storage heater. Cloaks hooks.
DINING AREA 8' 8" x 8' 5" (2.64m x 2.57m) Night storage heater.
BEDROOM ONE 18' 11" x 8' 7" (5.77m x 2.62m) Plus recessed wardrobes with louvred doors. Exposed beam. Night storage heater. Cupboard with fuse box.
BEDROOM TWO 14' 2" x 8' 5" (4.32m x 2.57m) Exposed beam. Night storage heater.
BATHROOM Three piece white suite comprising bath with overhead shower; low suite w.c. and pedestal hand basin. Dimplex wall heater. Night storage heater. Extractor fan. Airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and electric immersion heater.
OUTSIDE There are extensive riverside gardens including a large wild wetland garden, accessed via steps. In addition there is a more formal garden area, which is a particularly attractive feature. The gardens are maintained by the management company as part of the service agreement. We also understand that the mill enjoys fishing rights on this section of the River Aire. Apartment 2 has a private car parking space.
SERVICES Mains electricity and water are installed. Water is from a private borehole supply. The property is heated by Economy 7 night storage heating.
TENURE The tenure of the property is leasehold on a 999 year lease from 30th July 1991 at a ground rent of £10 pa. The freehold interest is vested in Riverside Walk Management Co Ltd and the owner of 2 Riverside Walk will qualify for a share in the management company. The monthly service charge for the year 1st April 2016 to 31st March 2017 for Apartment 2 is £175 which includes the ground rent, buildings insurance, water, and maintenance of the common areas.
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 C . 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 Airton from Skipton turn right just before the village green, carry on down the hill for 100 yards and Riverside Walk will be found on your left hand side just before the river bridge. A For Sale Board is erected.