2 High Mill Cottages, Gargrave, BD23 3NN£350,000
Sold Subject To Contract
Including the great advantage of a large double garage/workshop together with a truly delightful rear garden leading down to the banks of the scenic River Aire and enjoying stunning open views towards fields and countryside beyond, this superbly appointed mid terraced cottage has been beautifully updated and extended in recent years to provide an extremely high standard of accommodation, ideal for a single person or couple and incorporating a range of attractive character features.
Offering far more than at first meets the eye, this deceptively spacious and imaginatively extended individual one bedroom home is situated in an exclusive semi-rural courtyard setting on the south side of the river just off Marton Road and within walking distance of all village amenities. The interior is equipped with stylish fixtures and fittings throughout including copper slate effect floor tiling, oak internal doors, an oak spindled staircase, beamed ceilings, contemporary column style radiators and a superb recessed brick feature fireplace incorporating a wood burning stove.
The well planned accommodation comprises very briefly:
A delightful living room leading through to an attractive 'garden room' extension with patio doors, a stylish refitted dining kitchen with solid wood worktops and range of integrated appliances, a spacious double bedroom with deep walk-in wardrobe and a fabulous refitted five piece bathroom equipped with traditionally styled suite incorporating a free-standing oval bath and large walk-in shower. The property was re-roofed during the extension and also benefits from excellent internal storage with a foldout wooden ladder leading up to a good sized boarded loft void. In addition there is a useful open porch/canopy to the front together with an entrance vestibule incorporating stone flagged flooring and a good sized rear entrance lobby/hallway forming part of the extension.
The imaginatively landscaped and predominantly level rear garden provides a particularly appealing feature including a gravel pathway leading through well stocked colourful borders together with a small pond, raised vegetable beds, a greenhouse and an impressive raised decking area with summerhouse - both enjoying wonderful views over the adjoining River Aire.
In addition to the large double garage/workshop equipped with light, power and remote controlled access door, there is visitor parking available in the adjoining communal/residents courtyard.
Situated on the route of the River Aire and also the Leeds/Liverpool canal, the sought after village of Gargrave is surrounded by beautiful open countryside and is only circa four miles away from the historic market town of Skipton. The village offers a variety of everyday shops and other amenities including a Cooperative Food grocery store, a village hall, a well regarded primary school and nursery, a church, a railway station and a good selection of venues to eat and drink. The village is blessed with many delightful walks including scenic level routes along both the river bank and the canal towpath.
The nearby historic market town of Skipton is only circa four miles away providing extensive shopping and recreational facilities together with a High Street market four days a week. The scenic Yorkshire Dales National Park is easily accessed to the North whilst the business centres of West Yorkshire and East Lancashire are within comfortable daily commuting distance.
Equipped with all mains services including gas central heating together with UPVC sealed unit double glazing, this extremely well appointed cottage comprises in further detail: