Offers Over £825,000
Station House, Weedling Gate, Stutton, Tadcaster
***AVAILABLE CHAIN FREE***
An impressive and substantial family residence set on a generous size plot with potential for further development if required. Boasting beautifully landscaped gardens within a delightful rural village this magnificent property offers a peaceful lifestyle.
Fine & Country takes great pleasure in bringing to the market Station House a rather impressive and substantial family residence set on a generous size plot with beautifully landscaped gardens within a delightful rural village that offers a peaceful lifestyle. Country living is the key to this property yet it remains within easy reach of extensive facilities with the A64 and A1/M on hand providing excellent access to major commercial centres of Leeds and York. Tadcaster is within a short distance, with excellent local schooling and recreational facilities.
Station House is steeped in history and was built in the 1840's. Once the central hub of the village it was regularly used by locals to commute by steam train to local towns including the Spa Town of Harrogate or on "seaside specials" and to our knowledge was last used in 1965.
Today the property still boasts many original features and has been sympathetically adapted and enhanced by the current owners to keep in line with the original charm to create a fabulous, warm and friendly family home. Should you wish there is excellent potential to further develop the property with a double storey extension without encroaching into the garden area, subject to planning consent.
Accessed via a five bar security gate, the property is approached via a generous gravelled driveway that leads to a detached double garage and once inside, the generous living accommodation awaits you. As you enter the property, you immediately notice the light, bright and airy living space on offer and access can be gained to all the principle downstairs rooms except the living room. Once the Ticket Office the bespoke modern fitted breakfast kitchen has ‘Rennie Macintosh’ storage cupboards, an array of ‘Neff’ integrated appliances complimented by granite worktops. A separate utility room provides additional storage units with plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, sink unit and access to the rear gardens. The formal dining room is ideal for those who enjoy entertaining and has a delightful central feature fireplace with a ‘Tadcaster’ limestone surround incorporating a wood stove burner, attractive solid wood flooring and two windows to the side elevation with glazed double doors leading through to the living room.
The elegant living room has a triple aspect which allows plenty of natural light to flood through and boasts magnificent views of the landscaped gardens with far reaching countryside views beyond. There’s a working open fireplace with brick surround and tiled hearth and ‘French’ patio doors take you out to a delightful paved patio area ideal for alfresco dining and entertaining.
The versatility of this property is evident with the Study room which could easily be used as the fifth double bedroom having double aspect windows to side and rear elevations and is complimented by a contemporary shower room and separate WC.
To the first floor is a magnificent master bedroom suite again benefitting from double aspect windows to front and side elevations enjoying fabulous views, a useful walk-in storage cupboard and attractive fitted wardrobes. Bedroom two is a generous size and again enjoys wonderful far reaching views benefitting from fitted wardrobes and an additional walk-in cupboard. Two further good size double bedrooms are complemented by a modern fitted house bathroom comprising ceramic Villeroy Boch bath, a separate walk-in shower cubicle having an Aqualisa shower unit with its own power pump. There’s a low level flush WC and a wall mounted hand wash basin, underfloor heating and velux window to rear elevation.
To the outside is a secure gravelled driveway which was once the railway tracks leads to the double detached garage having up and over doors, with power and lighting installed. A further door to the side leads to a useful workshop ideal or storing garden utensils and furniture.
The magnificent landscaped gardens surrounding the property with extensive shaped lawned areas with numerous borders being well-stocked with shrubs and perennials. To the bottom of the garden there is a large greenhouse and four raised vegetable and fruit beds, and an orchard comprising a variety of tree’s including an Austrian Pine, Ash, Rowan, Horse Chestnut, Cedars, Holly Silver Birch, Yew and various Fir trees. A border to the side has a Twisted Willow and a large assortment of mature perennials and shrubs.
The aforementioned patio area is accessible from the utility and living room and has an outside tap with access to the wood and bin store area.
The village of Stutton with its' renowned country public house, is located just over one mile south west of the market town of Tadcaster, which has a wide range of day to day amenities; banks, building societies, doctors, dentists, shop, cafes, restaurants and public houses. The nearby A1M link also allows quick easy access to Leeds City centre, York and Harrogate and other major national networks. The house falls in close proximity to the highly acclaimed Tadcaster Grammar School.
- A Substantial Detached Property
- Beautifully Presented Throughout
- Available to the Market Chain Free
- Five Good Size Double Bedrooms
- Four Generous Size Reception Rooms
- Two Contemporary Bathrooms
- Modern Fitted Breakfast Kitchen & Utility Room
- Fabulous & Extensive Landscaped Gardens
- Secure Driveway with Double Garage