Bridge End Cottages, Birstwith

Sold STC

Bridge End Cottages, Birstwith

  • Ref: ESL1001354
  • Type: Semi-Detached House
  • Availability: Sold STC
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Features

  • Delightful Three Bedroom Property
  • Traditional Features
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Utility Rooms
  • Generous Garden
  • Attached Store With Planning for Conversion to a Fourth Bedroom
  • Close to Harrogate and Local Amenities

Property Summary

This immaculately presented, charming stone build property enjoys a generous corner plot in the delightful and much sought after village of Birstwith, North Yorkshire.
The property offers character and period charm in abundance, including a superb farm house style kitchen/diner, surrounding cottage gardens comprising an enclosed rear garden, side lawn and kitchen garden, utility, two reception rooms and a substantial outdoor store with planning to be converted to a fourth bedroom if desired, all within easy access of the popular spa town of Harrogate and it's local amenities.


The property is accessed via a storm porch to the front with room enough to hang coats and store footwear if required.

4.63m x 4.55m (15'2" x 14'11")

An internal door leads from the porch through to the charming lounge where the eye is immediately drawn to a delightful open brick fireplace with wood burning stove, stone surround and slate harth.
Overhead beams make the room feel welcoming and cosy, and show off the properties period heritage.
Stairs to the right hand side rise to the first floor and an adjacent oak panelled door leads through to the kitchen/diner.

7.66m x 3.29m (25'2" x 10'10")

The impressive farm house style kitchen/diner enjoys double aspect views out to the front and rear of the property via a picture window to the front, and patio doors to the rear (also offering access to the garden) and filing the room with an abundance of natural light.
The kitchen boasts a superb central island comprising cream panelled wood cabinets with cast iron handles, integrated drawers, shelving and wine rack, contrasting nicely with a sold oak worktop.
In addition, the kitchen offers wall and base units of the same design laid out in an L shape granite worktop, surrounding a fantastic integrated alcove for a double range oven, framed by a traditional brick surround.

Solid wood flooring extends the full length of the kitchen/diner, where space for a family sized dining table and chairs lie adjacently to sliding patio doors which lead out to the property's rear garden.

Utility Room
3.37m x 2.10m (11'1" x 6'11")

To the back of the kitchen/diner can be accessed a separate utility room, equipped with wall and base units incorporating a wood effect work surface above, alongside space and plumbing for appliances such as a washing machine, dryer and double height fridge/freezer.
The room includes a double length picture window which looks out to the property's rear garden, and boasts a stone effect laminate floor, alongside further access to the downstairs WC.

Downstairs WC

Benefiting from half height, painted wood panelling throughout, the downstairs toilet features a WC and small hand wash basin, and also houses the property's combi-boiler.

Family Room
4.24m x 3.36m (13'11" x 11'0")

The second of two reception rooms - the family room boasts an impressive vaulted ceiling, feature fireplace with electric stove, grey wood effect laminate flooring and a double aspect window with views out to the enclosed rear garden.
Used by the current owners as a family sitting room, this room would make an idea music room, playroom, study or studio space if required.


To the top of the stairs can be found a split level landing, leading to the property's three bedrooms and family bathroom.

Master Bedroom
4.56m x 3.29m (15'0" x 10'10")
En-suite Shower room
2.10m x 1.10m (6'11" x 3'7")

A generously sized double room, the fully carpeted master bedroom features another vaulted ceiling, alongside double aspect views via two picture windows out to the front and side of the property.
From here can be accessed the en-suite shower room offering a large corner shower cubicle, hand wash basin with wood vanity surround and mirror above, alongside a WC set below a frosted glass window. In addition, the en-suite benefits from a double height, wall mounted chrome towel radiator and underfloor heating.

Bedroom 2
3.51m x 3.50m (11'6" x 11'6")

Another substantial double room, bedroom two enjoys a delightful arched picture window with a dropped ledge and benefits from an abundance of natural light. The second bedroom is also fully carpeted and accessed via a door to the left hand side of the landing.

Bedroom 3
3.50m x 2.10m (11'6" x 6'11")

Currently used a child's single, bedroom 3 is plenty large enough to accommodate a double bed if required. It too enjoys views over the properties back garden.

Dressing Room
2.40m x 1.20m (7'10" x 3'11")

Benefiting from an integral wardrobe to the back, the dressing room could be utilised as a walk in wardrobe or small study space if required.

3.04m x 2.10m (10'0" x 6'11"

The impressive and spacious family bathroom adds a sense of modern luxury to this period property, comprising a large bath tub beneath a half height, decoratively tiled wall, sloping ceiling with sky light, modern white WC and hand wash basin with chrome mixer tap and tiled floor.
A frosted glass window looks out to the rear of the property.


Externally, this delightful home enjoys an idyllic corner plot boasting a private gravel driveway offering substantial off street parking.
To the front can be found a kitchen garden with a footpath leading down to the roadside, closed off by a gated timber fence and surrounded by a lawned area with a mixture of mature shrubs and trees, which extends round to the right hand side of the property and an attached external store.
The large store is accessed via an up and over door to the front, offering ample storage or workshop space if required.

The rear garden can be accessed by a paved area which curves round from the front, or via patio doors from the property's kitchen/diner.
The garden benefits from a paved patio, suspended decked area offering space for an outdoor dining table and chairs, and a substantial stretch of lawn which is set higher than and separated from the patio by a original stone wall and steps.

Additional features include a timber shed and external tap.


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