East Witton Road, Middleham, Leyburn


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A superbly presented, three bedroomed, period home in the heart of Middleham. The property has been tastefully decorated and finished to a high specification throughout. A good flow of accommodation with two separate reception rooms, which both lead through to a kitchen with a full range of integrated appliances. To the first floor are two large double bedrooms, a single bedroom and large house bathroom/WC with high quality fittings. In addition a flagged courtyard provides a place to sit and dine outside. The property has been used as a holiday let but would work equally well as a permanent home.

Situation and amenities

White Cottage is situated in the small market town of Middleham in Wensleydale, offering superb opportunities for walking and other outdoor pursuits.

Middleham Castle also provides an historic element, as well as the town being an important centre of horse racing in the UK.

Leyburn 2 miles, Richmond 12 miles, Northallerton 18 miles, Thirsk 23 miles, York 45 miles, Leeds 54 miles, Newcastle upon Tyne 60 miles, A1 12 miles.

Mainline train station can be found at Northallerton with International Airports at Durham Tees Valley and Leeds / Bradford. Please note that all distances are approximate.

Entrance Hall

The property is approached via a set of stone steps with wrought iron balustrades to the front door. The entrance hall gives access to the living room, dining room and the staircase leading to the first floor landing. There is also a radiator with bespoke cover.

Living Room

A beautifully appointed spacious dual aspect room with a stove set on a stone hearth, exposed ceiling beams and display niche. From here there is an opening leading directly through to the kitchen.

Dining Room

Situated at the front of the property, an attractive dining room having an exposed ceiling beam. It opens directly through to the kitchen.


Fitted with a range of wall and floor cupboard units incorporating inset one and a half bowl sink unit, induction hob with extractor hood above, electric oven, washing machine and dishwasher. The work surfaces are solid wood and the floor is tiled. There is a useful storage area which currently houses a fridge freezer and there is a column radiator. From here there is a door leading to the courtyard and an opening directly through to the living room.

First Floor Landing

With access to all three bedrooms and the house bathroom/WC.

Bedroom One

This is located at the front of the property and features a period fire surround with open grate and two built-in cupboards.

Bedroom Two

Also located at the front of the property and again, is a large double bedroom.

Bedroom Three

A cosy third bedroom located at the rear of the property with views over the courtyard.


Spacious and well presented bathroom/WC with a modern white suite comprising wood panelled bath with Victorian Style mixer taps and handset plus a rain shower head over and glass screen. There is a bespoke vanity unit with wooden frontage and a solid wood surface with an inset wash hand basin, towel rail and a low level WC


To the rear of the property there is a pleasant flagged courtyard edged with flower beds. There is is useful brick outbuiling and the oil tank is screened.

A private right of way exists for pedestrian access to the adjoining properties.


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.


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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