The Old Rectory is an imposing former Victorian Rectory situated in the rural Hamlet of North Otterington, superbly situated between the thriving market towns of Thirsk & Northallerton.
The property stands in a commanding position surrounded by formal gardens with views over the paddock & open countryside.
A rare opportunity to purchase a spacious residence for great family living, entertaining & home working in a stunning setting. ACCOMMODATION GROUND FLOOR RECEPTION HALL
A covered sandstone portico leads to an elegant reception hall with stunning wide staircase to first floor. DRAWING ROOM 17' 0" x 14' 9" (5.19m x 4.51m) SITTING ROOM 16' 11" x 15' 1" (5.16m x 4.61m) KITCHEN/ DINING ROOM 22' 11" x 19' 9" (6.99m x 6.02m)
A stunning bespoke classic English style kitchen with large central island all with granite worksurfaces, a full height larder cupboard & separate American fridge surround unit. Electric Aga with 4 ring gas hob module, twin Belfast sink with integrated dishwasher. Three sets of French double doors lead out to Yorkstone sun terraces to either side of the room ideal for alfresco dining & entertaining, underfloor heating. INNER HALLWAY
Leads to: WC UTILITY ROOM
With window to front and French doors leading out to the rear herb garden. Boiler room. SNUG 12' 8" x 13' 3" (3.86m x 4.04m) FIRST FLOOR INNER LANDING
With decorative recess & radiator. Step up to: UPPER LANDING
Currently used as a study/reading area but has the potential to convert into an additional bedroom or bathroom if required. With window to rear, loft access, radiator. MASTER BEDROOM 15' 0" x 14' 11" (4.59m x 4.57m)
With 2 windows to front and large sash window to side giving far reaching views over open countryside, corniced ceiling, radiator. BATHROOM
With window to front. Double enclosure with glazed screen & mains thermostatic shower with deluge head, free standing mid fill bath, low flush WC, pedestal wash basin, fully tiled walls and flooring, with electric underfloor heating. BEDROOM 2 15' 2" x 15' 0" (4.64m x 4.59m) BEDROOM 3 12' 2" x 12' 2" (3.71m x 3.71m) BEDROOM 4 13' 6" x 9' 11" (4.13m Max x 3.04m Min) BATHROOM
With window to front. Suite comprising panel bath with glazed screen and mains thermostatic shower over, ceramic tiled floor with electric underfloor heating. BEDROOM 5 / NURSERY 12' 6" x 5' 9" (3.82m x 1.76m) OUTSIDE
The property is reached via a sweeping tree lined driveway which leads to a gravel courtyard with parking area to the front & continues in front of the annexe & to the side & rear of the house where there is a further extensive gravelled parking area & GARAGE with a partially glazed up & over door, personal doors to either side, electric power & light.
The property is complemented by large formal gardens on a site of approximately 2 acres which are laid mainly to lawn & interspersed with mature planting & raised beds. There are several Yorkstone sun terraces with far reaching views over open countryside which provide an ideal space for alfresco dining. ANNEXE
The annexe provides additional versatile space. It is currently being used as a gym and office/ store space but could be used for various other uses. GROUND FLOOR HALLWAY
With exit doors to both the front & rear. OFFICE 14' 9" x 10' 5" (4.51m x 3.19m) KITCHEN 6' 5" x 5' 9" (1.96m x 1.76m) GYM 22' 1" x 10' 4" (6.74m x 3.15m) SHOWER ROOM
Fully tiled quadrant enclosure with mains thermostatic shower with deluge head, low flush WC, wash basin. FIRST FLOOR OCCASIONAL ROOM 14' 10" x 10' 5" (4.54m x 3.19m) SERVICES
Mains electricity, water are connected. Drainage via septic tank. Oil-fired boiler for central heating to radiators and also supplying hot water to the main house. LPG heating is installed to the Annexe. EPC RATING D VIEWINGS
Viewings are strictly by appointment. Please contact the agent on 01609 773004. CHARGES
Hambleton District Council Tax Band G. LOCATION
The property is ideally located within easy reach of the A1 & A19 trunk roads allowing easy access to the major centres both North & South & to Leeds Bradford & Newcastle airports. Mainline train station is within a 5 minute drive with direct services to both London & Edinburgh. SCHOOLS
The property is well situated with a village primary school in nearby South Otterington & senior schools located both in Thirsk & Northallerton. Independent schools are also within easy reach at Cundall Manor, Queen Marys & Aysgarth.