31 Raikeswood Drive, Skipton, BD23 1NA£389,000
Sold Subject To Contract
No floorplans available
No EPC available
This substantial 1930's semi-detached house enjoys an enviable location with fine open aspects towards woodlands at the rear and long distance views across the valley at the front whilst situated in the exclusive 'Raikes' area of Skipton only circa two thirds of a mile away from town centre amenities whilst beautiful open countryside, excellent primary and secondary schooling are also nearby.
Providing three bedrooms and a small study, this superbly located property offers significant further potential and with gas central heating, sealed unit double glazing, solar panels and period features, is strongly recommended for inspection, comprising briefly:
An entrance porch, a reception hall, a cloaks/WC, a sitting room, a dining room, a kitchen, a rear entrance hall and utility whilst on the first floor are three bedrooms (all enjoying fine views), a small study, a bathroom and a separate WC. There is an established lawned front garden and a private driveway leading to a detached garage with access through to a useful store room. There is also an adjoining workshop. The attractive enclosed and well proportioned established rear garden provides a very appealing feature, backing onto woodlands with fine aspects whilst including lawn, colourful well stocked flowerbeds, bushes, boundary hedging and a stone flagged patio which offers a very pleasant sitting out area.
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 and significant further potential, this very appealing home comprises in further detail: