The Manor House , Draughton

Asking Price of £1,050,000
For Sale
5 Bedrooms3 BathroomsDetached House
  • Stunning Manor House
  • Set At The Heart Of A Popular & Friendly Village
  • Numerous Original Features Including Exposed Beams, Roof Trusses & Fireplaces
  • 3 Impressive Reception Rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
  • Guest Suite With En Suite Facilities
  • Barn / Garage
  • Grade II Listed
  • Lovely Private Gardens Adjoining Open Fields
  • Extensive Off Road Parking

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A BEAUTIFUL GRADE II LISTED MANOR HOUSE OF EXCEPTIONAL CHARACTER STANDING WITHIN ATTRACTIVE PRIVATE GROUNDS DIRECTLY ADJOINING OPEN COUNTRYSIDE TO THE WEST Located in the charming historic village of Draughton, The Manor House comprises a unique family home of rare quality incorporating generously proportioned accommodation retaining many original character features including exposed beams, roof trusses, stone mullion windows and original fireplaces. The south facing property, which according to the date stone dates from 1659, offers flexible family accommodation to include a welcoming hallway, a drawing room, an elegant sitting room, a dining room and farmhouse dining kitchen on the ground floor whilst at first floor level there are five bedrooms and three bathrooms, one of which is independently accessed to create a guest suite with en suite facilities.

  • Stunning Manor House
  • Set At The Heart Of A Popular & Friendly Village
  • Numerous Original Features Including Exposed Beams, Roof Trusses & Fireplaces
  • 3 Impressive Reception Rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
  • Guest Suite With En Suite Facilities
  • Barn / Garage
  • Grade II Listed
  • Lovely Private Gardens Adjoining Open Fields
  • Extensive Off Road Parking

The property stands within lovely private grounds with a south facing cottage style garden, a long west facing lawned garden adjoining open fields and a stone flagged rear courtyard. There is ample off road parking in the driveway which leads to the barn which has been converted to a garage.  

Draughton is a popular and friendly conservation village with many character homes on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Located between Ilkley and Skipton, it is ideal for daily commuting to both Leeds and Bradford and the business centres of east Lancashire. A number of highly regarded schools including Ilkley Grammar School, Ermysted Grammar School and Skipton Girls High School are available in the local area as well as a number of excellent private schools.  

The accommodation has OIL FIRED CENTRAL HEATING and with approximate room sizes, comprises:- 

GROUND FLOOR  

RECEPTION HALL With a panelled entrance door and exposed beams. 

SITTING ROOM 17' 2" x 14' 4" (5.23m x 4.37m) With a stone fireplace and hearth housing a multi fuel stove. Extensive full width oak book case with cupboards beneath. Exposed beams. Three wall light points. Windows to the south facing front elevation. 

DRAWING ROOM 21' 8" x 16' 0" (6.6m x 4.88m) Approached via inner vestibule and incorporating part oak panelling. Magnificent stone fireplace with an open grate. Windows to both the front and rear elevations. Four wall light points. Beamed ceiling.  

DINING ROOM 15' 0" x 13' 4" (4.57m x 4.06m) With a stone fireplace having an open fire. Windows to the south facing front and west elevations. Beamed ceiling. A panelled door leads to the garden. Five wall light points.  

INNER HALLWAY With an attractive oak secondary staircase giving access to the first floor. Under stairs store cupboard and a wall light point.  

FARMHOUSE DINING KITCHEN 16' 6" x 15' 2" (5.03m x 4.62m) Having a superb bespoke kitchen with an extensive range of base and wall units incorporating cupboards, drawers and granite work surfaces. A stunning feature stone arch houses an oil fired aga. Stainless steel sink and an integrated dishwasher. Electric oven and hob. A Yorkshire stone flagged floor and exposed beams. Stable door to the rear of the property. Windows to two elevations one of which has a window seat. Walk-in pantry with a stone slab shelf.  

REAR ENTRANCE VESTIBULE With a quarry tiled floor. 

CLOAKROOM With a low suite wc and pedestal wash basin. Quarry tiled floor. A further door leads to:- 

UTILITY/BOOT ROOM 15' 9" x 7' 0" (4.8m x 2.13m) With a Belfast sink. Fitted cupboard. Plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Quarry tiled floor. Oil fired central heating boiler. Internal door giving access to the integral garage.  

FIRST FLOOR The first floor accommodation is approached via two staircases and a third staircase gives access to a guest suite.  

PRINCIPAL LANDING With a large airing cupboard. 

MASTER BEDROOM 21' 0" x 13' 6" (6.4m x 4.11m) With two windows to the south facing front elevation overlooking the garden across the village and to the moors beyond. Exposed beam. Fitted wardrobes.  

EN SUITE BATHROOM With a panelled bath having a shower over and a tiled surround, pedestal wash basin and a low suite wc. Chrome heated towel rail and wall light point. Fitted cupboard.  

EN SUITE DRESSING ROOM With a hanging rail and space for a chest of drawers. Window to the front elevation.  

BEDROOM / STUDY 11' 0" x 8' 3" (3.35m x 2.51m) With a door from the principal landing and also a further door onto an inner landing.  

INNER LANDING With cylinder cupboard.  

BEDROOM 12' 9" x 11' 10" (3.89m x 3.61m) Window to the south facing elevation and exposed beam. 

BEDROOM 13' 4" x 13' 2" (4.06m x 4.01m) With windows to two elevations (south and west facing). Exposed beam. 

BATHROOM With a panelled bath with shower over having a tiled surround, wash basin with a cupboard beneath and a low suite wc. Chrome heated towel rail and exposed beam.  

GUEST BEDROOM 16' 2" x 11' 10" (4.93m x 3.61m) Approached by a separate staircase leading from the sitting room and incorporating windows to two sides and a velux roof light window. Exposed timber roof truss. Window seat and recessed spotlights.  

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM With a tiled shower cubicle, wash basin and a low suite wc. Heated towel rail. Fitted wall mirror. Shaver point. Recessed spotlights and a ceramic tiled floor.  

OUTSIDE  

INTEGRAL BARN / GARAGE 20' 0" x 12' 0" (6.1m x 3.66m) With twin timber doors. Stone flagged floor.
There is a tarmacadam driveway leading to the barn converted into a garage which provides excellent off road parking facilities. 

GARDENS The Manor House stands within delightful private grounds which are entirely appropriate to a house of this character and quality. Immediately in front of the property to the south there is a cottage style garden with a lawn and borders and a dry stone wall terrace ideal for al fresco dining.
To the west of the property is a long garden on two levels, principally laid to lawn with flower borders and bordered extensively by dry stone walling. To the west the garden adjoins open fields where there are magnificent views towards the Yorkshire Dales. Stone log store.
To the rear of the property is a stone flagged courtyard area. 

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS Strictly by prior appointment with Dale Eddison's Ilkley office.  

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.  

TENURE We understand the property is Freehold.  

LOCATION Leave Ilkley on the A65 in a westerly direction and proceed towards Skipton passing Addingham village via the bypass. Proceed beyond Chelker Reservoir and turn right signposted Draughton. After about 400 metres take the first turning right into Draughton village. Continue down the hill and The Manor House can be found on the left hand side identified by a Dale Eddison for sale board.  

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