Front Street, Sowerby, Thirsk


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  • Bedrooms: 2
Available to purchase is this very well presented two bedroom apartment situated in the popular village of Sowerby. The property is set over three floors and offers flexible living accommodation. The property benefits from gas central heating, double glazed windows, allocated parking and use of a communal garden area. Viewings are a must to appreciate the accommodation on offer.

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 a reputable 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.

Property Description

Available to purchase is this very well presented exclusive two bedroom apartment located in the popular village of Sowerby.

Access to the property is located to the side elevation of De Mowbray House where the property benefits from having its own entrance with a video entry system. On entry into the property at ground floor level there is a vestibule area where there is a spiral staircase providing access to the first floor accommodation.

At the top of the spiral staircase you are greeted with a large open landing with solid oak flooring which provides access to the open plan living/dining area, a bathroom and a bedroom. The living/dining area, having a combination of solid oak and tiled flooring, has ample space for dining and living furniture and also has windows to two elevations which flood the room with natural light. The kitchen is open plan with the living/dining area and is fitted with a host of appliances (electric hob with extractor hood, electric oven, dishwasher, washer dryer and fridge freezer). There is also a selection of base and wall units with granite work top and a stainless steel sink with mixer tap.

The modern bathroom comprises a walk in shower cubicle, toilet and wash basin with vanity unit. There is also access to a useful storage cupboard which houses the homes boiler. The bathroom has tiled travertine flooring and part tiled walls and there is also a modern heated towel rail.

To finish the first floor, there is a bedroom which is currently utilised as a home office which has windows to two elevations and has oak flooring, there is a further spiral staircase providing access to the second floor.

To the second floor there is a large double bedroom which has solid oak flooring and a window to the rear elevation.

Externally, this property benefits from allocated parking with the addition of visitor spaces. There is also use of communal gardens with a seating area to the front of the property.

Additional Information

- Gas Central Heating : Boiler installed 3 years ago and has a full service history with seven years manufactures warranty from installation.

- Double Glazed Windows

- Tenure : The property is leasehold, however the owners have purchased a share of the freehold.

- Service Charge : £1200 per annum aprox. (including building insurance, up keep of communal areas, contribution to a maintenance fund)


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