NO FORWARD CHAIN Intelligently extended on the ground floor and offering deceptively spacious living accommodation, this traditional two double bedroomed stone terraced home is situated in a delightful location literally yards away from Skipton's bustling High Street as well as beautiful open countryside nearby.
18 Raikes Road stands in a row of terraced houses that rarely become available, therefore providing a particularly unique opportunity that will be attractive to a number of discerning prospective purchasers. The property offers very briefly:
A SPACIOUS OPEN PLAN LIVING/DINING ROOM. KITCHEN EXTENSION INCLUDING NEGOTIABLE FREE STANDING APPLIANCES. SMALL FIRST FLOOR LANDING WITH ATTRACTIVE EXPOSED FEATURE STONE WALL. TWO WELL PLANNED DOUBLE BEDROOMS. BOTH BEDROOMS PROVIDE FITTED WARDROBES. BATHROOM WITH A MODERN THREE PIECE WHITE SUITE. OUTSIDE TO THE FRONT ELEVATION THERE ARE RAISED STONE WALL BOUNDARIES AND STONE FLAGGED STEPS LEADING UP TO THE HOUSE. ESTABLISHED FLOWERBED. OFF ROAD PARKING SPACE SUITABLE FOR A SMALL VEHICLE ONLY. AT THE REAR THERE IS A VERY PLEASANT STONE PATIO ROOF GARDEN PLANNED ABOVE THE EXTENSION AND ACCESSIBLE FROM THE SECOND BEDROOM. AN ENCLOSED YARD WITH STONE STEPS LEADING UP TO A COMPACT FURTHER RAISED SHARED GARDEN AREA. CURRENT ENERGY EFFICIENCY RATING BAND D68 - (POTENTIAL RATING BAND B85)
NO FORWARD CHAIN
Intelligently extended on the ground floor and offering deceptively spacious living accommodation, this traditional two double bedroomed stone terraced home is situated in a delightful location literally yards away from Skipton's bustling High Street as well as beautiful open countryside nearby.
18 Raikes Road stands in a row of terraced houses that rarely become available, therefore providing a particularly unique opportunity that will be attractive to a number of discerning prospective purchasers, including those searching for a ideal holiday home close to all of Skipton's town centre amenities and services. The property offers very briefly:
A spacious open plan living/dining room with coal effect gas fireplace. Kitchen extension including negotiable free standing appliances. Small first floor landing with attractive exposed stone wall. Two well planned double bedrooms. Both bedrooms provide fitted wardrobes. Bathroom with a modern three piece white suite. Outside to the front elevation there are raised stone wall boundaries and stone flagged steps/pathway leading up to the house. Established flowerbed. Off road parking space suitable for a small vehicle. At the rear there is a very pleasant stone patio roof garden planned above the extension and accessible from the second bedroom. Enclosed concreted yard.
The increasingly popular market town of Skipton has won many accolades in recent years, being independently judged to be one of the best areas to live in the UK via multiple media sources. Catering to residents of all ages, the town offers the perfect combination of excellent schooling, easy access to countryside and an extensive choice of leisure, shopping and recreational facilities.
The town is intersected by the scenic Leeds/Liverpool canal and is well known for its Medieval Church and Castle together with a bustling High Street featuring an outdoor market on the cobbled 'setts' three days a week. The town offers an excellent mix of independent shops, pubs and cafes in addition to having well known branded stores and a choice of popular bars and restaurants. There are excellent public transport links, including a railway station providing regular daily services to Leeds and Bradford. The town enjoys an annual programme of community events and festivals, attracting an ever increasing degree of tourism. In addition, the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park is only a short drive away, offering some of the finest countryside and scenery in the United Kingdom.
With much to commend it, the property comprises in further detail:
SPACIOUS OPEN PLAN LIVING/DINING ROOM
24'6" x 17'9" (both maximum) with mahogany UPVC sealed unit double glazed front and rear entrance doors. UPVC sealed unit double glazed window. Coal effect gas fireplace set on a tiled hearth with bevelled hardwood surround. Two central heating radiators. Two decorative ceiling roses. Wall lights. Fitted carpets. Staircase with spindled balustrade leading up to the first floor. Useful storage space underneath the stairs.
10'6" x 8'3" having a range of fitted base and wall cupboard units with contrasting laminated worktop surfaces. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink with matching drainer unit. Hotpoint electric oven. Negotiable automatic washing machine. Negotiable AEG dishwasher. Wall mounted Vaillant gas combination boiler. UPVC sealed unit double glazing.
Central heating radiator. Attractive exposed stone feature wall. Loft inspection hatch.
13'2" x 11'2" (including wardrobes) Two UPVC sealed unit double glazed windows overlooking Raikes Road. Quality range of fitted wardrobes. Two of the wardrobe doors have mirrored fronts. Central heating radiator. Fitted carpets. Built in cupboard above the staircase.
12'8" x 9' another double bedroom including a built in wardrobe. Alcove with fitted shelves. Central heating radiator. UPVC sealed unit double glazed door leading out onto the patio roof garden. Matching UPVC sealed unit double glazed window.
With a modern three piece white suite comprising of a low suite WC, pedestal hand wash basin, panelled bath having thermostatic shower over. Towel rail. Ceramic wall tiles. UPVC sealed unit double glazed window incorporating privacy glass.
There are raised stone wall boundaries and stone flagged steps/pathway leading up to the front of the house. Established flowerbed. Off road parking space suitable for a small vehicle.
To the rear there is a very pleasant stone patio roof garden with wrought iron fence planned above the kitchen extension and accessible from the second bedroom as aforementioned. Enclosed concreted yard.
COUNCIL TAX BAND
The council tax band quoted for this property on the Gov.UK website is Band: C
The tenure for this property is FREEHOLD.
SERVICES All mains services are installed.
Please note we have not been able to test the equipment or installations in this property and recommend that prospective purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check any appliances before entering into any commitment.
Tel: Skipton 799993
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