Front Street, Sowerby, Thirsk

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
With large greens and tree-lined road, this is the picture-perfect location for clients wishing to reside in a much sought after village. Having been sympathetically renovated throughout, the successful purchaser may now enjoy this turn-key century-old cottage. Buyers in a position to proceed should contact the office on 01845525112. This home is chain free.

The village of Sowerby

The village of Sowerby links with Thirsk, but retains its own identity and is set in the heart of 'Herriot Country', the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park to the west and the North Yorkshire Moors National Park to the east. Thirsk is also the Darrowby of the late 'James Herriot' (Alf Wight), famous vet and author.

On Front Street, which is the main road through the village, an avenue lined with trees, is an old timbered house and the historical village church, and over Cod Beck at the southern end is an old packhorse bridge.

Local facilities include a reputable public house and a nursing home. There are several schools in Sowerby -Thirsk School on Topcliffe Road, and also a primary school. The village is within easy access of the A1, A19/A168 for commuting both north to Teesside and south to York.

The market town of Thirsk

Thirsk is ideally placed for those who enjoy country pursuits and together with a popular racecourse, excellent golfing facilities and myriad opportunities for individual and team sports, it offers a charming environment in which to live. It is situated in the heart of 'Herriot Country', between the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors National Parks.

The thriving market town of Thirsk is conveniently located for easy access by road to:

The Spa town of Harrogate (22 miles)

Historic York (21 Miles)

Leeds ( 30 Miles) and

Teesside (23 Miles)

Thirsk has the following excellent rail connections:

TransPennine Express to York, Leeds and Manchester

and the Grand Central Train line giving direct access to

London Kings Cross in under 2 hours.

The excellent road and rail connections, together with Durham and Tees Valley Airport (25 miles) and Leeds/Bradford Airport (35 miles), make Thirsk an ideal location for those wishing to enjoy the country life but retain superb access to the remainder of the UK and

indeed internationally.

There are three primary schools and a secondary school in Thirsk. Additionally, within a 20-mile radius, well respected private schools include Queen Mary's, Cundall Manor, Ampleforth and Queen Ethelburga's.

Property Description

On entry to the home, you are welcomed into the panelled reception hall which offers both access to the ground floor accommodation, a staircase to the first floor and also very useful storage cupboards. In addition, there is also a window to the front elevation allowing natural light into the reception area.

The sitting room has a wood-burning stove with an oak mantle which is the focal point of this room though, the large bow window to the front elevation overlooking Front Street will also draw a lot of attention. Beyond the sitting room is the dining room and being open plan, this allows superb space for entertaining and as there are double doors to the garden area, this truly allows the gardens to become a further reception room.

The modern fitted kitchen comprises base and wall units with superb worksurface area. There is also a host of fitted appliances, herringbone tiled flooring and also a window and door to the rear gardens.

On the first floor, the landing area provides access to the three bedrooms and also a superb bathroom. The master bedroom is very generous in size and takes in views over Front Street whilst bedroom two, a further double bedroom, is to the rear elevation. Bedroom three, to the front elevation, is a very generous single bedroom with a large fitted cupboard.

Completing the first floor is the stunning bathroom which comprises a bath with shower, w.c., wash hand basin set in vanity, heated and backlight mirror, herringbone tiled flooring and also a large window to the rear elevation.

Externally, the garden area has been rediscovered and restored, still allowing the potential purchaser to make this space their own design. Being very private, there is an ample seating area and a small lawn garden. There is also a very useful brick store and access to the front of the home through a gate and a joint path behind the adjoining homes. Please note, that there is no shared access through this property's garden.


We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are travelling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.The copyright and all other intellectual property rights in this Site and marketing material ( trade marks, service marks, trading names, text, graphics, code, files and links) belong to Luke Miller & Associates. All rights are reserved.

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Luke Miller & Associates

4 Finkle Street, Thirsk, North Yorkshire

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