Fewston, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3
A charming and characterful three/four bedroom family home, stunningly appointed throughout in an idyllic yet convenient setting with delightful landscaped gardens, ample parking and double garage.
Only a first-hand inspection of this stunning period home will give the full story as to its inherent charm and character, also the work undertaken extending and improving the accommodation. The photographs show that there is a wealth of character features including a panelled hallway and sitting room with a cottage style kitchen including an Aga. There is a recently built garden room/occasional bedroom together with a study, utility area and shower room to the ground floor, whilst to the upper story are three bedrooms of varying sizes – one with en-suite facilities, and a house bathroom. The property benefits from mains water and electricity with private drainage and heating with a recently installed external boiler as well as sealed unit double glazing.
To complement the wonderful interior are stunning landscaped gardens found to all four sides. These are split into various areas – some formal, some less so, and include a westerly facing sitting out position together with summer house and timber framed greenhouse.
Bents Cottage occupies a lovely rural setting surrounded by open countryside in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The property is situated close to Fewston and Swinsty reservoirs, in the Washburn Valley, with many interesting and scenic walks nearby. There is easy access to the A59 which provides access to Harrogate to the east and Skipton to the west whilst the numerous facilities in Otley including highly regarding schooling are readily accessible. The West and North Yorkshire conurbation including Leeds, Bradford and York are easily commutable and Leeds Bradford International Airport at Yeadon is also close to hand.
From our Otley office turn right onto Kirkgate, proceed through the traffic lights and over the River Wharfe bridge, and continue up Billams Hill. Continue onto Newall Carr Road which becomes Weston Moor Road, past the crossroads signposted for Askwith and Low Snowden. After approximately one mile turn right signposted Timble and after a few hundred yards turn sharp left along the main road. Proceed over the reservoir dam and into the village taking the first left, and after a few yards turn right onto Back Lane. At the crossroads turn left onto Cobby Syke Road and proceed past the right-hand turning to Spinksburn Lane where the property will be seen after a few hundred yards on the right-hand side, identified by our for sale board.