22 Gainsborough Court, Skipton, BD23 1QG£349,000
Sold Subject To Contract
No floorplans available
No EPC available
This individual and substantial three bedroomed stone town-house conversion stands in a very attractive garden enjoying southerly aspects at the front together with a pleasant degree of privacy and enjoys fine views across the delightful landscaped communal gardens within the exclusive Gainsborough Court residential development which is situated just off Gargrave Road. Skipton town centre amenities are only a few minutes walking distance away whilst excellent primary and secondary schools are also nearby.
22 Gainsborough Court forms part of a Grade II Listed building. The building was originally constructed in early 19th century as part of the Skipton Workhouse, which later became Skipton Raikeswood hospital. The conversion to dwellings was carried out in the 1990's.
This well equipped and very appealing home is imaginatively planned on three floors including gas central heating, sealed unit double glazing, a security alarm, quality fittings and fixtures together with parking and a single garage.
Very strongly recommended indeed for inspection, the property comprises briefly:
An entrance hall and a spacious living room whilst on the lower ground floor is an inner hall, a cloaks/WC and a superbly appointed spacious dining kitchen including built-in appliances. On the first floor are three bedrooms and a bathroom with a quality contemporary white suite including a shower to the bath. There are well proportioned established landscaped gardens extending to the front and side of the house providing a very attractive feature whilst enjoying fine southerly aspects together with a pleasant degree of privacy. There is direct access to the communal landscaped formal gardens within the Gainsborough Court development. The property also includes parking, a single garage and a garden shed.
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 cafés in addition to having well known branded stores and a choice of fashionable 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 to the north, offering some of the finest countryside and scenery in the UK.
The business centres of West Yorkshire and East Lancashire are within comfortable daily commuting distance.
With much to commend it, this property certainly provides a unique opportunity and comprises in further detail: