Skellands Farmhouse , Airton

Asking Price of £1,295,000
For Sale
5 Bedrooms3 BathroomsDetached House
  • Victorian 5 bedroom country farmhouse
  • Modern living accommodation with period features
  • Two reception rooms
  • Beautiful gardens and orchard
  • Large home office suite or annexe
  • Outbuildings
  • Land and woodland onto the River Aire
  • EPC rating D
  • Double detached garage and ample parking
  • Stunning views

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SKELLANDS FARMHOUSE IS A TRULY DELIGHTFUL VICTORIAN COUNTRY FARMHOUSE WITH OODLES OF CHARM. FIVE BEDROOMS, STUNNING FARMHOUSE KITCHEN, BEAUTIFUL GARDENS, LAND AND WOODLAND ONTO THE RIVER AIRE. SEPERATE ANNEXE/HOME OFFICE SUITE PLUS OUTBUILDINGS. PRESENTED TO THE MARKET IN IMMACULATE CONDITION AND WITH SO MUCH TO OFFER, DON'T PASS THIS ONE BY! Dating back to 1874 this is a stunning example of Victorian architecture and lovingly renovated back in 2007 this beautiful country farmhouse offers five generous double bedrooms, an en-suite, shower room and a fabulous family bathroom. The living accommodation has a large family country house kitchen, a wonderful drawing room and cosy family room. A detached double garage and ample parking. A large spacious annexe that has ancillary residential planning permission giving a fabulous set of home office suites or granny annexe. Various outbuildings can create barns or stables and beautiful woodland add the perfect finish to this majestic property

  • Victorian 5 bedroom country farmhouse
  • Modern living accommodation with period features
  • Two reception rooms
  • Beautiful gardens and orchard
  • Large home office suite or annexe
  • Outbuildings
  • Land and woodland onto the River Aire
  • EPC rating D
  • Double detached garage and ample parking
  • Stunning views

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. 

Built in 1874, Skellands Farmhouse is a substantial and impressive Victorian family residence that was lovingly restored in 2007 mixing the wonderful period features with todays modern family living. This stunning property is set in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, south facing it enjoys beautiful views over Airton. With wonderful gardens, orchards, land and woodland, a large annexe or home office suite with outbuildings.
Benefitting from an oil fired central heating system, under floor heating throughout the ground floor and double glazing with most being sash windows and described in brief below using approximate room sizes:- 


ENTRANCE HALL Wow what an entrance into this residence. Wonderfully ornate Victorian tiled flooring, high ceilings and ornate coving give a taste of what this property has to offer. With a sweeping staircase to the upper levels, coat store and cloakroom. 

CLOAKROOM AND WC A very private and tucked away cloakroom with plenty of space to hang the family coats and leading to a W.C. with low level W.C and hand basin. 

FAMILY ROOM 14' 6" x 13' (4.42m x 3.96m) A wonderfully cosy family room that is perfect for lighting the fire, enjoying the views and enjoying quality time together. With a log burning stove with wood lintel and wood floor. Window to the front to make the most of the amazing views over the gardens and fells. 

SITTING/DINING ROOM 29' 3" x 12' 3" (8.92m x 3.73m) A fabulous Drawing Room allowing for formal family entertaining. A spacious, light and airy room with dual aspect windows enjoying wonderful views. A feature fireplace with log burner and wooden floor, high ceilings and ornate coving. 

DINING KITCHEN 29' 3" x 16' 3" (8.92m x 4.95m) The is everything a farmhouse kitchen should be, the very heart of the home. A lovely light space perfect for entertaining the family and friends. Cream wall and base units in a Shaker cottage style with a large Belfast sink. An Esse thermostat range cooker, marble floor tiles and peninsular breakfast bar.
A good sized dining area with double doors leading to the breakfast terrace area.  

UTILITY ROOM AND W.C. A good sized utility area with separate boot area, with side entrance door so ideal for muddy dog and boots days.  

LANDING Enjoying the sweeping staircase is a half landing with a beautiful arched window leading to the first floor. 

MASTER BEDROOM 17' 3" x 14' 0" (5.26m x 4.27m) Situated at the front of the property with incredible views is a generous sized lovely Master suite. Window and radiator. 

EN SUITE A contemporary en-suite shower room with modern tiled walls and floor, consisting of a large walk in shower, hand basin and low level W.C. 

BEDROOM TWO 14' 0" x 13' 6" (4.27m x 4.11m) A beautifully light and spacious double bedroom again to the front of the property taking in the most lovely views. Radiator. 

BEDROOM THREE 14' 0" x 9' 6" (4.27m x 2.9m) A double bedroom situated at the rear of the property with window and radiator. 

BATHROOM A sumptuous luxury family four piece bathroom comprising of a fabulous multi jet shower system with walk in cubicle, large roll top bath, low level W.C and hand basin. Two chrome heated towel rails and a window to the rear. Lovely large contemporary tiles for the floor and walls. 


BEDROOM FOUR 20' 3" x 9' 3" (6.17m x 2.82m) A good sized double bedroom currently being used as a home office with an attractive arch window to the side and a radiator. Eaves storage. 

BEDROOM FIVE 17' 3" x 10' 6" (5.26m x 3.2m) Another generous double bedroom with juliette balcony, eaves storage and radiator. 

SHOWER ROOM A superb shower room with walk in shower, low level W.C and hand basin with contemporary wall and floor tiles. Velux window.  


DOUBLE GARAGE 22' 3" x 18' 3" (6.78m x 5.56m) Accessed with remote control doors 

ANNEXE A fabulous home office building which would make a great teenage suite or guest accommodation.  

OUTBUILDINGS The property enjoys a range of outbuildings which would suit those with equestrian interests or could be used as a workshop to suit an array of hobbies.
There is a gardeners shed attached to the garage, open fronted barn and green house.  

GARDEN AND LAND Skellands Farmhouse enjoys approximately 10 acres of pasture land and woodland that borders the property.

Approaching the farmhouse you are welcomed by electric gates leading to secure parking. The property boasts excellent gardens with lawn area, raised planters and seating areas.
There is also a fantastic well established orchard which grows apples, pears, cherries and many more, this really is a gardeners paradise!  

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.  

FINANCIAL SERVICES Dale Eddison Limited and Linley and Simpson Sales Limited are Introducer Appointed Representatives of Mortgage Advice Bureau Limited and Mortgage Advice Bureau (Derby) Limited who are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. We routinely refer buyers to Mortgage Advice Bureau Limited. You can decide whether you chose to deal with Mortgage Advice Bureau Limited. Should you decide to use Mortgage Advice Bureau Limited, Linley and Simpson Sales Limited will receive a payment of £347.50 from Mortgage Advice Bureau Limited for recommending you to them. 

MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS Money Laundering Regulations (Introduced June 2017). To enable us to comply with the expanded Money Laundering Regulations we are required to obtain identification from prospective buyers once a price and terms have been agreed on a purchase. Buyers are asked to please assist with this so that there is no delay in agreeing a sale. Please note the property will not be marked as sold subject to contract until appropriate identification has been provided. 

COUNCIL TAX This property is in Council Tax Band E. 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

Please note - with the current Covid 19 viewing guidelines, for the safety of our clients, customers and staff we ask that only two people attend a viewing at any one time. We politely request that all viewers wear protective gloves and a face mask or form of face covering.  

DIRECTIONS On entering Airton from the direction of Gargrave, proceed through the village and out towards Kirkby Malham and then Skellands Farmhouse is located on the right hand side.