Anchorage Hill, Richmond

£190,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
TARDIS GRADE II Listed* Coat of Arms Central Cottage of much Character. 2 RECEPTION ROOMS, 15'4 /4.68 KITCHEN/DINING ROOM & 5 Up-stairs ROOMS : 3 BEDROOMS & 2 further areas (STUDIO, LIBRARY etc.). Large SHOWER ROOM, lots of Storage & Gas Central Heating (Last serviced July 2019). Very pleasant Private Patio Garden & Anchorage PARKING. Several feature fireplaces, Pine doors, nooks & great ambiance. A charming old-town home - ESSENTIAL VIEWING.

*The cottage dates from the late C17th/C18th with a The Masons' coat of arms above the doorways, dating back to when the house was used as a guild hall of the Richmond Guild of Masons, Wallers & Lime-burners. There is also a small mediaeval head built into the first floor centre window .

Richmond is an historic Georgian market town, centred on its imposing Norman Castle (whose walls & keep are now the cobbled Market Place) & is situated on the edge of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park & stunning scenery. The town remains one of the most picturesque & rewarding places to live in the Country - The Rough Guide to Britain describes Richmond as 'an absolute gem'. Close by are Stunning Walks & Cycling, the River Swale (Fly Fishing), the Market Place & The Station Leisure Complex (a Food, Film & Art Venue), the Liberty Health Club & the town's Swimming Pool. A1, A66 & Scotch Corner about 4 miles, Harrogate 38 miles, York & Newcastle 45 miles & Leeds about 53miles. Mainline rail stations at Darlington & Northallerton (about 13 & 15 miles). The new A1(M) opens this year bringing the Golden Triangle centres of Harrogate, York & Leeds even closer.

The accommodation comprises:

SITTING ROOM

3.97 min x 2.76 (13'0 min x 9'0 )

PLUS Inner Hall. A pleasant room with feature cast iron fireplace, nook cupboard, under-stair cupboard & radiator. Recessed sash window to front with cupboard under. Open to:

INNER HALL

Staircase to first floor with further cupboard under also housing the hot water cylinder.

LIVING ROOM

4.34 max x 2.60 (14'2 max x 8'6 )

A cosy room with Register fireplace with cast iron grate & living-flame gas fire, nook cupboard & arched recess. Radiator & recessed sash window to front.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM

4.68 x (2.70 min) 4.07 (15'4 x (8'10 min) 13'4 )

Fitted with a range of under-lit wall & floor units with worktops & 1 & bowl sink & splash tiling. Integrated double oven/grill & gas hob with extractor over, integrated fridge & dishwasher. Quarry tiled floor, down-lighting & radiator. Recessed windows to rear, door to rear Patio Garden & to:

UTILITY CUPBOARD

1.30 x 0.97 (4'3 x 3'2 )

Plumbing for washing machine, Quarry tiled floor & light point.

ADJOINING BOILER HOUSE

2.24 x 1.17 (7'4 x 3'10 )

(See below)

FIRST FLOOR LANDING

Open Inner Landing (2.40m x 1.38m/7'10 x 4'6 )with built-in Store Cupboard with cupboards over. Picture window to side & stairs to Second Floor.

BEDROOM 1.

4.12 x 2.61 (13'6 x 8'6 )

Feature fireplace with stone surround & cast iron grate, radiator & recessed sash window to front.

BEDROOM 2.

4.02 x 2.75 (13'2 x 9'0 )

Feature fireplace with stone surround & cast iron grate, radiator & recessed sash window to front.

BEDROOM 3/STUDY

2.60 x 2.25 (8'6 x 7'4 )

Radiator & recessed window to rear.

Large BATH/SHOWER ROOM

2.71 x 2.24 (8'10 x 7'4 )

Shower cubicle with Mira shower, washbasin & WC. Built-in shelved store cupboard, radiator, towel heater & window to rear.

SECOND FLOOR

5.35 x 4.85 max overall (17'6 x 15'10 max overal

ADJOINING ROOMS - a versatile space comprising:

AREA 1.

4.78 x 2.71 (15'8 x 8'10 )

Ceiling beams, eaves Storage, light, power & radiator. Recessed window to side with rooftop & country views (see picture) & doorway to:

AREA 2.

4.85 x 2.60 (15'10 x 8'6 )

Ceiling beams, light, power & radiator. Double glazed Velux window to rear.

OUTSIDE FRONT

Stone boundary wall, stone flagged path & small garden. Shared PARKING.

PRIVATE REAR PATIO GARDEN

PRIVATE & natural stone flagged patio with rustic shrub border.

ADJOINING BOILER HOUSE

2.24 x 1.17 (7'4 x 3'10 )

Glow Worm boiler (Last serviced 28/09/2017)

NETTY STORE

A useful general Store & former WC.

NOTE

Council Tax Band: D

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Marcus Alderson

17 Frenchgate, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4HZ

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