A CHARMING STONE THREE BEDROOMED COTTAGE WITH A SOUTH-FACING WALLED GARDEN AND PARKING. RECENTLY RE-DECORATED AND WITH SOME NEW DOUBLE GLAZED WINDOWS, THIS IS A LOVELY COTTAGE WITH MANY ORIGINAL FEATURES, ENJOYING A GREAT LOCATION CLOSE TO THE MOORS ON THE EDGE OF THE NATIONAL PARK.
- Traditional Stone Cottage
- Dining Kitchen
- Sitting Room with Stone Fireplace & Stove
- Three Bedrooms
- 3 Piece Bathroom
- Charming Walled Southerly Garden
- EPC Rating E
- Many Original Features
- Great Village Location Close to the Moors
Eastby is an attractive traditional Yorkshire village and is linked with neighbouring Embsay. Kirk Lane and Barden Road form the boundary to the Yorkshire Dales National Park to the north, where there are stunning bracken and heather moors - 'Black Park' - and spectacular scenic drives into Upper Wharfedale. Local facilities at Embsay include an everyday store, primary school, church, two public houses, hairdresser and a modern village hall with many events organised by the active local community. Eastby is situated less than three miles north west of the historic market town of Skipton with its wide range of shopping, recreational and educational amenities including the well-respected Skipton Girls' High School and Ermysteds Grammar School.
Located at the far end of the village, just on the edge of the moors, Bankfoot Cottage offers many traditional features and is available for early vacant possession if required. Benefitting from many new double glazed windows and GAS FIRED CENTRAL HEATING, the accommodation is described below using approximate room sizes:-
DINING KITCHEN 18' 09" x 10' (5.72m x 3.05m) Range of painted shaker-style wall and base units with beech-effect worktops incorporating stainless steel 1½ bowl sink unit. Integrated electric oven and four-ring gas hob. Extractor hood. Casement for fridge-freezer. Downlighting. Quarry tiled floor. Recessed display niche and exposed stonework. Open stone staircase to first floor with cast iron "tethering" post. Stable door to rear. Exposed beams.
SITTING ROOM 19' 03" x 11' 01" (5.87m x 3.38m) plus recess to one side of the chimney breast. Beamed ceiling. Wood-burning cast iron stove set into impressive stone surround with stone-flagged hearth. Two windows to the rear, one with window seating plus front window. Two wall light points. Radiator.
LANDING Access to roof space.
BEDROOM ONE 11' 07" x 11' 03" (3.53m x 3.43m) Feature cast-iron fireplace. Fitted shelved cupboard. Access to roof space, Radiator.
BEDROOM TWO 11' 05" x 7' 11" (3.48m x 2.41m) overall. Display recess. Radiator.
BEDROOM THREE 11' 04" x 6' 05" (3.45m x 1.96m) plus fitted wardrobes and overhead cupboard. Radiator.
BATHROOM Three piece white suite comprising; enamel claw foot bath with overhead Boss electric shower; low suite w.c; pedestal hand basin. Airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and electric immersion heater. Fitted shelving. Radiator.
OUTSIDE To the side there is a stone cobbled driveway, which is owned by Bankfoot Cottage but also gives right of way to The Coach House. Immediately to the rear of the cottage is a stone sett parking area with cast-iron gate to a delightful stone-walled garden with timber garden shed and grassed area and shrubbery beds - facing South for a fabulous suntrap.
PLEASE NOTE The extent of the property and its boundaries are subject to verification by inspection of the title deeds. 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
Interested parties are asked to only proceed beyond the gates by appointment.
DIRECTIONS On entering Embsay from the direction of Skipton, proceed up the Main Street and turn left onto Kirk Lane. Follow the road past the Church and round to the right into Eastby. Bankfoot Cottage will be found at the far end of the village on the right-hand side just before the moor, identified by our For Sale sign.