A unique five bedroom detached family house converted from a former granary together with separate annexe, suitable for a variety of uses, presently a snooker room, gym and HOME OFFICE. In EXCESS OF 3500 sq ft. Enclosed PRIVATE gardens. Located within the centre of this sought after village adjacent to the grounds of a Medieval Moat of Saxton Castle.
SAXTON Saxton is a quiet unspoilt rural village steeped in history and predominantly limestone built properties. It is situated approximately 3 miles east of the A1 and M1, 4 miles south of Tadcaster and a similar distance from the A64 Leeds to York road. Commuting is excellent with Leeds and York only some 20 minutes drive and Leeds/Bradford airport close by. Saxton is also approximately 11 miles from Wetherby.
The village has its own school, church and public house, village hall, children's play area, cricket club and riding club. It is surrounded by rich undulating countryside laced with footpaths and bridleways. Lotherton Hall Park and Temple Newsam are also close by. Scarthingwell Golf Course is approximately 1 mile away. Tennis courts, an indoor swimming pool and access to many other clubs within easy reach.
DIRECTIONS Proceeding from Tadcaster towards Sherburn in Elmet along the B162 London Road. Passing through Towton take the first right turning into the B1217. Take the first left turning down Cotchers Lane which leads into Main Street. Proceeding along Main Street follow the road round to the left into Headwell Lane where the property is situated on the left hand side.
THEPROPERTY A rare opportunity to purchase an individual stone built detached house converted many years ago retaining beamed features and providing flexible family accommodation arranged over two floors. In addition, to the main house is a valuable stone annexe extending to approximately 1400 sq ft over two floors presently used as a cycle store, gymnasium and snooker room. On the first floor, two rooms would be ideal for Home Office or secondary accommodation.
The property is private from the road, contained behind electric gates with CCTV installed.
Benefiting from gas fired central heating and double glazed windows, the accommodation in further detail giving approximate room sizes comprises :-
ENTRANCEPORCH With hardwood door leading to :-
RECEPTIONHALL17' 6" x 11' 8" (5.33m x 3.56m) Narrowing to 6' 10" (2.08m) Radiator, staircase to first floor, double glazed window.
CLOAKROOM White suite comprising low flush w.c., wash hand basin, cupboards under, tiled surrounds, radiator, double glazed window.
LOUNGE20' x 16' 10" (6.1m x 5.13m) With inglenook stone fireplace, slate hearth, wood burning stove, two double glazed windows and patio door to enclosed courtyard. Built in cabinet, beamed ceiling, two radiators.
LIVINGROOM/BEDROOMFIVE17' x 11' 1" (5.18m x 3.38m) Double glazed windows to two sides, panelled dado, beamed ceiling, base cupboards and wall shelving above, radiator.
DININGROOM12' 9" x 12' (3.89m x 3.66m) Beamed ceiling, radiator, double glazed windows to two sides, panelled dado, understairs storage cupboard.
STUDY9' 7" x 8' 7" (2.92m x 2.62m) Double glazed window, radiator, panelled dado, wall shelving, fitted desk.
BREAKFASTKITCHEN15' 1" x 11' 6" (4.6m x 3.51m) Having range of oak fronted wall and base units including cupboards and drawers, work surfaces, tiled surrounds, twin bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps, Belling oven, plumbed for automatic dishwasher, space for fridge, microwave, spice boxes, tiled floor with underfloor heating, beamed ceiling, double glazed window and patio door to enclosed garden. Panelled dado. Walk-in pantry with shelving and space for freezer.
UTILITYROOM10' 10" x 4' 9" (3.3m x 1.45m) Work surfaces, Belfast sink with mixer tap, wall cupboards, base units, plumbed for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer, tiled floor, side entrance door.
BEDROOMFOUR12' 6" x 9' 10" (3.81m x 3m) Double glazed window, beamed ceiling, wardrobe with drawers, loft access, radiator.
BEDROOMONE17' x 15' 3" (5.18m x 4.65m) Narrowing to 10' 5" (3.18m) Double glazed window overlooking enclosed garden area. Further French door opening up onto external stone steps. Airing cupboard with insulated tank, beamed ceiling, two radiators, fitted wardrobe.
EN-SUITEBATHROOM A four piece coloured suite comprising enclosed bath with shower above, pedestal wash basin, bidet, low flush w.c., double glazed window, loft access, shelving, tiled walls.
BEDROOMTWO16' 2" x 9' 8" (4.93m x 2.95m) Double glazed windows to two sides, double radiator, exposed beams, laminate floor, fitted desk.
BEDROOMTHREE13' x 10' 4" (3.96m x 3.15m) overall Double glazed window, exposed beams, radiator, laminate floor, fitted desk.
FAMILYBATHROOM9' 10" x 9' 5" (3m x 2.87m) Having five piece suite comprising panelled bath, bidet, low flush w.c., shower cubicle, vanity wash basin with cupboards under, half tiled walls, radiator, beamed ceiling, loft access with fitted ladder.
ANNEXE Extending to over 1400 sq ft. Providing a variety of potential usage and presently offering :-
ASNOOKERROOM21' 2" x 16' 10" (6.45m x 5.13m) With double glazed windows, high pitched roof, roof truss.
HOMEGYM16' 4" x 16' (4.98m x 4.88m) Double glazed window. Recess ceiling lighting, extractor fan.
STOREROOM18' x 16' 4" (5.49m x 4.98m) With entrance door, alarm panel.
ROOMONE18' 7" x 16' 10" (5.66m x 5.13m) Double glazed window.
ROOMTWO16' 2" x 11' 9" (4.93m x 3.58m) Two Velux windows, ample power points. Ideal home office.
TOTHEOUTSIDE Electronically operated entry gates and pedestrian gate leading to a private enclosed cobbled courtyard with secure parking for several vehicles. The gardens are walled and comprise mainly lawn with borders, a variety of bushes, trees and shrubs, barbecue stand, patio area ideal for outdoor entertaining. There is a further area of garden to the rear of the property, together with a drying area off the side of the kitchen with access to a range of outbuildings including log store, cold store and garden store. There is also CCTV cameras for added security.
COUNCILTAX Band G (from internet enquiry).
Versatile accommodation with up to five bedrooms including two on the ground floor
Lounge, dining room, study and kitchen
Gas central heating and double glazed windows
Private cobbled courtyard and gardens behind electric timber gates