26 Raikes Road, Skipton, BD23 1NP£269,000
Sold Subject To Contract
No EPC available
Ideally positioned in this enviable and highly sought after residential location at the lower end of Raikes Road only a short walk from all High Street amenities, this spacious stone built garden fronted Victorian end of terrace property offers well planned three bedroom accommodation incorporating a range of attractive character features.
The property has been subject to a scheme of renovation by the current vendors and is now presented to a very high standard with top quality fixtures and fittings throughout, it comprises briefly:
A traditional front entrance hall, a ground floor WC, a delightful sitting room with a feature log burning stove, a spacious dining room with double doors onto the rear garden and a further feature fireplace with a log burning stove and a fitted kitchen which is well equipped with stylish modern fitted units together with integral appliances. To the first floor a landing leads to three well planned bedrooms and a stylish modern bathroom. Externally there is an easy to manage garden frontage which has been meticulously maintained together with a secluded rear garden offering a peaceful sitting out space with a good degree of privacy. The rear garden also includes a log store.
The property is conveniently located at the lower end of the prestigious Raikes Road area of Skipton, raised up from the Main Road and with easy access to the beautiful open countryside on offer in the scenic northern quarter of the town including Park Hill, Springs Canal and the enchanting Skipton Woods only a few minutes walk away.
The incredibly 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 Castle and Church 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 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 United Kingdom.
The business centres of West Yorkshire and East Lancashire are within comfortable daily commuting distance.
Equipped with gas central heating together with UPVC sealed unit double glazing, the accommodation comprises in further detail: