The Croft, Sowerby, Thirsk


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
This is a well-designed home that offers excellent living space set in a pleasant location with manageable gardens, garage and also ample parking. With no onward chain, we are seeking clients that are in a position to proceed immediately and viewings will be conducted by appointment through Luke Miller & Associates on 01845 525112.

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 the reputable a 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

Entry to the home is through the double glazed door which leads to the reception area and, in turn, through to the living room. The living room is of a generous size and will accommodate a three-piece suite with ease and a drop leaf dining table if required. There is also a large window to the front elevation allows ample natural light into the room. To the rear of this room, there is a door to the inner hall where there is access to the dining kitchen and also the bedrooms and bathroom. It is worth mentioning that there is excellent storage via a double and also single built-in cupboards.

The dining kitchen is fitted with a modern range of base and wall units with ample work surface area. There are also fitted appliances and plumbing for a washing machine. The dining area, to the front elevation, allows space for a dining table. Completing the dining kitchen are windows to two elevations and also a door to the side of the home.

The two double bedrooms take in views over the gardens through windows whilst the bathroom comprises a step in shower cubicle,w.c and also a pedestal sink.

Externally, the gardens are very well maintained and designed for ease with established beds and borders and an area of lawn. There is also ample parking on the extended drive which benefits from a carport. Beyond this, there is a garage which has an electric entry door.


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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4 Finkle Street, Thirsk, North Yorkshire

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