Seven of the best of homes with swimming pools for sale in Yorkshire
PUBLISHED: 11:57 07 July 2014 | UPDATED: 11:57 07 July 2014
Our splashing selection of homes with swimming pools
Flint Mill, Thorp Arch, Wetherby
This renovated mill sits at the heart of a magnificent riverside estate sits in 67 acres of enchanting woodland. Among its many and varied highlights are a 13,000 sq ft vintage car museum, two luxury staff cottages, an indoor heated pool, a manmade lake, a 4,600 sq ft modern agricultural building, a miniature railway, a floodlit weir and a private bridge connecting the extensive grounds.
Contact: Beadnall Copley, 3 Market Place, Wetherby, LS22 6LQ; 01937 580850; beadnallcopley.co.uk
The Plains, Park Road, Elland
An impressive, well-presented detached property, The Plains comes complete with its own leisure suite, comprising a gym, sauna and swimming pool. The generous accommodation includes two reception rooms, a games room, breakfast kitchen and four double bedrooms (all en-suite), presented within almost an acre of garden that’s also home to a triple garage and ample parking.
Contact: Charnock Bates, 70 Commercial Street, Halifax, HX1 2JE
Coney Garth, Kirkby Road, Ripon
Price: £1.35 million
One of the finest Georgian homes in town, Coney Garth is a wonderful grade two listed landmark building with immense kerb-appeal. This six-bedroom home has been lovingly restored to maintain a host of Georgian features while adding a heated swimming pool in the acre or so of well-kept grounds, which also include a delightful walled garden and a veranda.
Contact: Bridgfords, 12 Queen Street, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 1ED
Ashlea, Woodhouse Lane, Brighouse
Ashlea is a simply stunning property that has been meticulously restored and developed to retain a host of period features. It sits in private, enclosed, south-facing grounds and enjoys the benefits of a self-contained leisure suite with a good-sized swimming pool and a state-of-the-art cinema.
Contact: Fine & Country, Huddersfield; 01484 550620; email@example.com
Smeaton Manor, Great Smeaton, near Northallerton
Price: £2.5 million
This is a fine, grade two listed country house designed by Arts & Crafts architect Philip Webb set in stunning wooded grounds that stretch to more than 11 acres in glorious surrounding countryside. The house benefits from beautifully-presented accommodation, lakes, a tennis court, stabling, a heated pool, paddocks, a convenient location and excellent transport links.
Contact: Smiths Gore, York; 01904 756303; firstname.lastname@example.org
Ripley Road, Knaresborough
This is a very tempting five-bedroom, detached country house set in 25 acres of land with an enviable degree of privacy. The property, which offers flexibility of use throughout, has the added bonus of an impressively large leisure complex comprising a gym, indoor swimming pool and a tennis court.
Contact: Knight Frank, 24 Albert Street, Harrogate, HG1 1JT; 01423 530088; email@example.com
Tanyard House, Riley Lane, Kirkburton
Tanyard House is an individual, immaculately-presented and greatly extended split-level detached house that was once a cottage designed by renowned architect Arthur Quarmby. The property enjoys wonderful, far-reaching views and comes compete with a lovely swimming pool, four double bedrooms, a conservatory and a selection of reception rooms.
Contact: James Boothroyd at Simon Blyth; 01484 603399; firstname.lastname@example.org