Bachelor Gardens, Harrogate

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Bachelor Gardens, Harrogate

  • Type: Semi-Detached House
  • Availability: Sold STC
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Features

  • Three Bedrooms
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Double Glazing
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Driveway
  • Front and Rear Gardens
  • Popular Location

Property Summary

FOR SALE BY ONLINE AUCTION. Starting Bid £215,000. Terms and Conditions apply.

This three-bedroom, double fronted semi detached home includes off-street parking, a generously proportioned and enclosed, south-facing rear garden and a modern and extended kitchen/diner. The property is within easy reach of good schools, on a route served by regular buses to the town centre and within walking distance of amenities including a popular community pub and a convenience store with an integral post office.



The glass-panelled front door opens onto a centrally-located entrance hall, stairs ahead rising to the first-floor landing where internal doors lead to two double and one single bedroom and the house bathroom. Back on the ground floor, a solid-wood door to the left leads through to the sitting room and another to the right to the dining room.

18’ 6” (5.63m) x 10’ 11” (3.33m)

Benefiting from plenty of natural light allowed by the three-quarter-length, double-glazed windows to the front and rear, the sitting room is also carpeted in a neutral colour which is laid throughout the property. Warmth is provided by a wall-mounted radiator connected to the property’s gas-fired central heating system and supplemented by a living-flame gas fire within the centrally-mounted feature fireplace, complete with marble surround and hearth and framed by a decorative, solid-wood mantle. Alcoves either side of the chimney breast are ideal for shelving or larger pieces of furniture while a second internal door leads through to plenty more family space available in the kitchen/diner.

Kitchen: 12’ 6” (3.80m) x 10’ 7” (3.22m)
Dining room: 11’ 1” (3.37m) x 8’ 11” (2.73m)

The extended kitchen area is to the rear of the house and benefits from a tile-effect floor with south-facing double glazed casement windows allowing in ample natural light, supplemented by recessed, ceiling-mounted LED spotlights. The fitted kitchen includes wooden base and wall units above and below black granite worktops laid out in an L shape. The design incorporates an electric oven and grill and four-ring gas hob beneath an extractor; an integral wine rack; space and plumbing for either a washing machine or a dishwasher; and space for a tumble dryer. The sink area contains a white ceramic drainer beneath the windows overlooking the rear garden There is also an under-stairs walk in cupboard providing useful additional storage space. A wide, open archway with decorative display shelving leads through to the dining area which overlooks the front of the house through more three-quarter-length double glazed windows. The room is also carpeted in the same type and colour as the sitting room

There is a wall mounted radiator and an internal door allowing access to the entrance hall.

9’ 1.5” (2.78m) x 5’ 2” (1.58m)

With double glazed windows overlooking the rear garden and cupboard housing a newly fitted gas combi boiler with 5-years warranty. From the landing is access to the fully boarded over loft area covering the total width of the front of the house and providing additional useful storage space.

10’ 9” (3.28m) x 10’ 2” (3.10m)

The first double bedroom includes three-quarter-length double glazed bay windows overlooking the front of the property as well as neutral carpets and tasteful, pastel-green décor. The room is equipped with a TV point, white-painted dado rails and a wall-mounted radiator.

11’ 0” (3.35m) x 9’ 9” (2.97m)

Bedroom 2 also overlooks the front of the house through double-glazed, three-panel casement windows and also benefits from new carpets and some integral shelving fitted above the wall-mounted radiator. Decorated in neutral colours, the room boasts a built-in wardrobe with cupboard above.

7’ 11” (2.41m) x 6’ 6” (1.99m)

Overlooking the rear of the house, the single bedroom also enjoys plenty of natural light through three-panel, double-glazed, casement windows. Large enough to be considered as an office space if required, the room is currently decorated in neutral tones and equipped with carpets, and a wall-mounted radiator.

5’ 11” (1.80m) x 5’ 7” (1.71m)

The well appointed house bathroom includes a water resistant laminate floor with a white, panel bath beneath opaque awning double glazed windows overlooking the rear of the house. The bath also includes a hinged glass splash screen and a shower above. The bathroom is also fitted with a wall mounted extractor fan and chrome ladder style radiator. Adjacent are a WC beneath a mirrored medicine cabinet and a pedestal hand basin with shelved mirror and white splash back tiles.


The property sits a little back from the road, a drop kerb allowing easy access to the blocked-paved driveway offering off-street parking for one car. A wide pathway along the right-hand side of the house leads to gardens to the rear, while a lawn at the front is screened from the road by a traditional Yorkshire stone wall topped by a privet hedge. An established tree in one corner offers shade in the summer months. The front garden is also stocked with established plants and ornamental shrubs.

To the rear, the south-facing garden has been laid largely to lawn, although a small block-paved patio area is located beneath the sitting room window. The rear garden is also afforded privacy by established privet hedges on all three sides and includes a timber shed and an outdoor chest-style storage cabinet. Additional features include some trellis work for climbing plants attached to the exterior wall of the kitchen extension and an outdoor tap.


Bachelor Gardens is within the largely residential Harrogate suburb of Bilton, served by a circular bus route offering frequent and easy access to the town centre. However, the area benefits from a strong sense of community with nearby amenities including a Chinese takeaway, One Stop convenience store including a Post Office, a well-established veterinary practice and the popular and recently refurbished Knox Arms pub,

The property is also within easy reach of woodland walks in the Nidd Gorge and the footpaths and cycleway to Ripley to the north and Starbeck to the south. Local primary schools within easy reach include Richard Taylor Church of England Primary, which was rated a “good” school by Ofsted at its last inspection in 2017.

Harrogate itself is renowned as an affluent conference and spa town and boasts an impressive selection of eateries, restaurants, bars, coffee shops and cafes. The town centre is also home to well-known high street chain stores including Marks and Spencer, Boots and Primark while supermarkets serving the town include an Asda, Waitrose, Sainsbury’s and Morrison’s.

The town also includes a good number of independent shops and businesses, the famous Betty’s Tea Rooms, a large hospital, a theatre, the Valley Gardens and 400 acres of open parkland known locally as The Stray.


These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed and they do not constitute an offer of contract. Intending purchasers must rely on their own inspection of the property. None of the above appliances/services have been tested by eSale. We recommend purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check all appliances/services before making any legal commitment.


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