Corner Cottage, Middleham


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  • Bedrooms: 1
Corner Cottage is set in the heart of Middleham, a well regarded small Yorkshire Dales town with good local facilities within walking distance. The property is a charming and cosy one bedroomed, stone built terraced cottage which has been a successful holiday let for a number of years.

The accommodation comprises; entrance porch, open plan living/dining room with a curved staircase leading to the first floor, kitchen, large double bedroom and shower room. In addition there is an enclosed courtyard, an ideal spot for coffee! The property is offered for sale with contents included.

Situation and amenities

Middleham is a traditional dales market town famous for its horse racing culture (being home to many well known trainers and owners) and Middleham Castle, which was once the childhood home of Richard III.

The town has four public houses, restaurants, hotels/B&Bs, convenience store, antiques shop and a church. It also has a primary school, with two more just a short drive away at Spennithorne and Leyburn. There are state secondary schools in Leyburn, Richmond, Bedale and Ripon. The nearest private schools are at Newton le Willows (Aysgarth Prep), Sedbergh and Barnard Castle. The market town of Leyburn, less than two miles away, boasts a weekly local market, monthly farmers market and twice weekly livestock auction mart. There are several hotels, restaurants, public houses and many small speciality shops. It is well served with local transport links with buses connecting to Richmond, Hawes, Bedale and Ripon. There are railway stations at Northallerton and Darlington and airports at Newcastle, Leeds/Bradford and Middleton St. George (Durham Tees Valley).

Entrance Porch

With a quarry tiled floor, electric wall heater and half glazed door leading to the living/dining room.

Living/Dining Room

A spacious yet cosy reception room with a charming window seat, exposed ceiling beams, exposed wooden lintels to the alcoves and a feature brick fire recess with stone hearth and wooden lintel above. This room has two wi-fi controlled electric radiators. From here there is a curved staircase leading to the first floor with an under stairs storage cupboard off with wooden door with wrought iron door furniture. The Living/Dining room opens straight through to the kitchen.


With exposed ceiling beams and recessed spotlights. Fitted with a range of wall and floor cupboard units with a single drainer sink unit and space for an electric cooker, fridge and washing machine. Tiled surround to worktops and electric wi-fi controlled radiator. From here a door leads out to the rear courtyard.

First Floor Landing

With a window to the rear elevation, loft hatch and doors opening to the large double bedroom and a shower room.


A pleasant, generously proportioned double bedroom with a useful built in cupboard. Electric wi-fi controlled radiator.

Shower Room/WC

White suite comprising double step-in shower with electric shower, pedestal hand wash basin and low level WC. Electrically heated towel rail.


To the rear of the property there is an enclosed stone flagged courtyard which is accessed from the kitchen.


The property is believed to be freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Local Authority and Tax Band

Richmondshire District Council. Tel: 01748 829100.

The property is not listed in the Council Tax Band Register presently as it is currently registered as a holiday let.

Services and other information

The property is served by oil fired central heating and is double glazed.


Under the current emergency COVID-19 measures we are unable to arrange viewing appointments unless there are exceptional circumstances. In such cases special arrangements have been made and details will be provided by our staff. We are, however, registering the interest of all parties wishing to view and will be in touch when restrictions are lifted to make suitable diary appointments.


The particulars were written and the photographs taken in December 2019.


GSC Grays gives notice that:

1. These particulars are a general guide only and do not form any part of any offer or contract.

2. All descriptions, including photographs, dimensions and other details are given in good faith but no warranty is provided. Statements made should not be relied upon as facts and anyone interested must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy by inspection or otherwise.

3. Neither GSC Grays nor the vendors accept responsibility for any error that these particulars may contain however caused.

4. Any plan is for guidance only and is not drawn to scale. All dimensions, shapes, and compass bearings are approximate and should not be relied upon without checking them first.

5. Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good condition, repair or otherwise nor that any services or facilities are in good working order.

6. Please discuss with us any aspects that are important to you prior to travelling to the property.

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GSC Grays - Leyburn

15 High Street, Leyburn, North Yorkshire

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