Yorkshire Properties - Spennythorne House, Stillingfleet, York
PUBLISHED: 10:25 09 April 2013 | UPDATED: 15:50 10 April 2013
Spennythorne House is an imposing five bedroom three storey detached village residence occupying a superb location off a private lane and overlooking paddocks to the front and with views over fields and open countryside to the rear.
Spennythorne House is an imposing five bedroom three storey detached village residence occupying a superb location off a private lane and overlooking paddocks to the front and with views over fields and open countryside to the rear. The textured brickwork is a perfect partner to the rich red pan tiled roofs and together with the sash windows reflects the characteristics of a traditional Yorkshire farmhouse. The one and half storey element to the north eastern gable has the appearance and proportions of a converted dairy or barn building.
At over 3,000 sq ft (gifa) this impressive home is configured to provide well balanced family living space on the ground floor as well as having excellent bedroom accommodation upstairs where the layout allows the surplus to be used alternatively as home office or TV/cinema rooms . A large reception hall creates a real sense of arrival and the main living room has double connecting doors through into a panelled dining room.
A smaller room positioned off the hall is ideal as a play/computer room. Every substantial home needs a focal point where all can congregate and the layout of the kitchen, which incorporates a breakfast bar and living area, also includes a clamp brick fireplace with stove. A large third reception room provides all sorts of possibilities including a games room, party room or simply as a second sitting room.
Two of the five bedrooms on the first floor have fitted en suites and stairs provide access to the top floor which although open plan is formed by two main areas. This where a cinema/media facility could be housed or where somebody who required significant home office accommodation could work.
The landscaped gardens to the rear are split level and enjoy a south east facing aspect. Terracing at the upper level provides attractive sitting out and eating areas. A gym/garden room is built at the lower ground level and incorporates a WC and kitchen sink. The main feature of the garden is the large ornamental pond with wooden pedestrian bridge and surrounded by rockery and lawned areas.. The rear boundary is brick walled.
Price: Offers around 595,000
Contact: ï»¿ï»¿RM English, 7 New Street, York, YO1 8RA Tel: 01904 654438