Salem House, Nursery Gardens, Thirsk


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
A penthouse apartment with ownership of the freehold of the entire building has become available in the desirable market town of Thirsk. Viewings are simply essential as this home offers exceptional space and fixtures / fittings.

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

To the ground floor there is covered parking and one space allocated per apartment with the addition of a visitor parking space.

On entry to the apartment, there is a security video entry system in place with cameras to the communal entry hall. The apartment offers an entrance hall, Spacious Lounge / Dining area, a well-fitted kitchen with built-in appliances, two bedrooms, an ensuite shower room, and a house bathroom.

The kitchen comprises a high gloss fitted kitchen with base and wall units with brushed chrome fittings. African black Granite work surfaces and up stands, under counter lighting and there is also an integrated double oven, 5 ring double gas hob and extractor. Together with a built-in dishwasher, washer dryer, fridge freezer. There is also a Breakfast Bar, flooring is polished porcelain tile with recessed lighting throughout.

As the kitchen is open plan with the dining/living area, this creates a great space for entertaining and also boasts a large feature arched window flooding the room with natural light. This extremely spacious living area benefits from a floor-to-ceiling 16' wide arched sealed unit window with a west aspect. The ceilings are also elevated to 11' and there are two central heating radiators and telephone and television points.

The master bedroom has a large double glazed window to the south elevation, a central heating radiator and television and telephone points, and also access to the Ensuite. With full travertine tiling, the ensuite has a large 4' double shower cubicle, w.c., semi pedestal sink, extractor fan, and recessed lighting.

The second bedroom, also a double, has two Velux windows to the side elevation, a central heating radiator, and television and telephone points.

Completing this apartment is the house bathroom which is fitted with an excellent arrangement of bath with shower over, semi pedestal sink, extractor fan, recessed downlighting, and full travertine tiled surround. There is also a heated chrome towel radiator.

Each apartment has access to the ground floor parking area and benefits from having one allocated space each with the addition of a visitors space which is shared between the apartments.

Additional Information

The guide price of £250,000 is to include the freehold of the building. This property is currently achieving a rental figure of £700 per month (£8,400 per annum).

Leasehold: 125 years from 2008

Service Charge: £820 per annum

Ground Rent for the apartment: £150 per annum

The income from all 6 apartments equates to £5,820. This generates a gross yield of 5.7% before management costs.


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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