Harmby, Leyburn

Guide price

Bedrooms: 2
A superb opportunity to purchase an historic chapel within the popular village of Harmby, only a short distance from the market town of Leyburn.

Situation and Amenities

Harmby is located just off the A684 close to the neighbouring village of Spennithorne. It has a thriving community village hall, football pitch, tennis court, quoits pitch, public house and chapel. Spennithorne has a primary school, public house, church and cricket pitch. The market town of Leyburn 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. Buses from Harmby and Leyburn connect to Richmond, Hawes, Bedale and Ripon.

Harmby is less than 2 miles from Leyburn with mainline train stations at Northallerton (18 miles) and Darlington (24 miles). Access to the A1M (north and south) is at Leeming Bar (12 miles). There are airports at Leeds, Teesside and Newcastle. Please note that all distances are approximate.

Accommodation Comprises:

The front door leads into a porch, with a window to the side and a traditional door leading into the open plan chapel room. There are five substantial windows and has been cleared, ready to convert. There is a traditional door which steps down to a lower room with an open fireplace, windows to the side, as well as the previous kitchen and WC. There is also a door to the side leading to the front courtyard.


The property is approached through a wrought iron gate with wrought iron railings and an area which has the potential to be stone paved and utilised as a low maintenance garden.

Services and Other Information

Mains electric, water and drainage connected.

Planning Permission

Planning Permission Reference: 22/00430/FULL- valid until 29th August 2025.

CGI design and drawings courtesy of De Matos Ryan, www.dematosryan.co.uk

The permission is granted subject to two conditions- full planning permission information and relating documents can be obtained from the Agent or Richmondshire District Council planning portal.


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

Particulars & Photographs

The particulars were written and the photographs taken in January 2023.

Local Authority

Richmondshire. Tel 01748 829100.


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.

01969 368025

GSC Grays - Leyburn

15 High Street, Leyburn, North Yorkshire

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