Swineside, Middleham, Leyburn


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A super barn conversion in an absolutely stunning elevated position with panoramic views in all directions including Pen Hill and Great Whernside. The property sits in well maintained gardens of around one acre. The property is in excellent condition and is in two parts; the main house having a a dining kitchen, two ground floor bedrooms and a house shower room, first floor living room with vaulted ceiling and master en-suite bedroom. The second part is an annexe above the double garage with its own entrance hall, living room and large double en-suite bedroom.

Situation and amenities

Swineside is a hamlet located in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, just outside of Carlton which has a pub and village hall. It is around 8 miles from the thriving market town of Leyburn with a weekly local market, several hotels, restaurants, public houses and many small speciality shops. With the new A1(M) upgrade, the access point is located around 19 miles away from the property.

Entrance hall

With a staircase to the first floor. From here there is access to the two ground floor bedrooms, house shower room and the dining kitchen.

Dining kitchen

A lovely dual aspect room with a stable door opening to the patio garden area and a barn style arched window overlooking the gardens and superb views beyond. The kitchen is fitted with an oil fired Aga and a good range and wall and floor cupboards with integrated induction hob, electric oven, two fridges and a dishwasher. Plenty of space for a dining table and chairs.

Bedroom two

With lovely views. This room is a double bedroom which is currently used as a snug.

Bedroom three

This is a single bedroom which is currently used as a study.


With a step in corner shower, wash hand basin with cupboards below and low level wc. Heated towel rail.

First floor

Living room

The staircase opens up to a large living room with a vaulted ceiling and dual aspect with views to front and rear. A focal point to this room is a multi fuel stove set to a stone hearth with stone edged recess.

Master bedroom

A large double bedroom, dual aspect with a vaulted and beamed ceiling. Large walk in wardrobe housing hot water cylinder.

En-suite shower room

With exposed beams to the ceiling, white suite comprising panel bath with shower over, wash hand basin with cupboard below and low level WC. Electric underfloor heating, heated towel rail.


Entrance Hall

Staircase to the first floor and doors opening into the double garage.

Living room

Dual aspect with a vaulted and beamed ceiling, built in wardrobes with storage above, cupboard housing a hot water tank.

Double bedroom

A dual aspect room with stunning views. From here a door opens to the en suite.

En suite shower room

Step in shower, wash hand basin with cupboards below and low level WC.


The property is approached via a private driveway with a dry stone wall perimeter and flower beds and shrub borders.

Once into the full garden which occupies around an acre in total comprising driveway with plenty of parking and leading to the double garage. The rear garden area is largely lawn with a fenced in vegetable plot with raised beds and a wildlife pond. A walled courtyard garden comprises stone flagged seating areas with well stocked flower beds and an ornamental pond. There is also a large fish pond. A second seating area between the main house and the annexe has gravelled and flagged patios and is a lovely place to sit and admire the views. From here there is a front garden with well stocked flower beds and a sectioned off area for chickens. There is a public footpath which runs through the garden as indicated on the plan from A to B, and A to C.

Double garage

With two separate doors barn style doors. Part of one side is used as a utility area with cupboards and a single drainer sink, plumbing for automatic washing machine. Central heating boiler for the annexe.


We are advised by the vendor that the property is Freehold with Vacant Possession upon completion.

Local authority and tax band

Richmondshire District Council. Telephone: 01748 829100. For Council Tax purposes the property is banded E.

Services and other information

We are advised that the property is served by oil fired central heating, drainage is to a private septic tank and the water supply is spring fed.


By appointment with GSC Grays 01969 600120.


The particulars were written and photographs were taken in September 2018.


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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