Dorset Close, Harrogate


Dorset Close, Harrogate

  • Type: Bungalow
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Features

  • For Sale by Online Auction
  • Three Bedroom Detached Bungalow
  • Converted Loft
  • Garden Room
  • Integral Garage
  • Generous Garden
  • Quiet Cul-de-sac Location
  • Close to Local Amenities

Property Summary

FOR SALE BY ONLINE AUCTION. Starting Bid £350,000. Terms and Conditions apply.

This fantastic three bedroom, detached Bungalow benefiting from a wonderful corner plot in the highly sought after Duchy estate in Harrogate, is offered for sale through online auction, providing an exciting opportunity for modernisation and development, boasting a large wrap-around, split level garden alongside a driveway with parking for up to three cars.

The property is located within the beautiful spa town of Harrogate, home to Betty's Tearooms, Valley Gardens and Harlow Carr, alongside a huge selection of leisure centres/activities, shops, restaurants and other amenities.


Enjoying a raised elevation in an attractive corner plot within a quiet col-de-sac, the property is accessed via a pathway to the right hand side, with steps leading up to a covered doorway.

The front door opens into a light and welcoming reception hallway, with telephone point, wall mounted radiator , plus Cornice and Delft rack, a further door to the far left offering access into the kitchen/diner.
From here, the hallway veers to the right, with doors leading off to the bathroom, separate WC, master bedroom, and second bedroom. To the immediate left, a frosted glass partition opens into the lounge.

14'10" x 11'11" (4.53m x 3.64m)

On entering the lounge the eye is immediately drawn to fabulous views of the property's delightful wrap around garden, with further views to neighbouring woodland through double glazed glass doors which, alongside a window to the front, not only ensure that the room is flooded with an abundance of natural light, but also present the ideal opportunity for bird watchers to take in the 54 types of bird known to the area.
An exposed stone fireplace currently houses a living flame gas fire.

12'0" x 11'11" (3.65m x 3.64m)

Offering views out to the rear of the property via a timber framed window, the kitchen/diner is currently wood panelled throughout.
Equipped with a selection of wall and base units providing ample storage and food preparation space, a tile effect vinyl floor, integrated oven and grill with separate gas hob, alongside space, plumbing and electrics for a washing machine, tumble dryer and double fridge freezer if required; the kitchen can accommodate a small dining table and chairs, and includes an extractor fan, wall mounted radiator ,with a further glass panelled door to the left leading through to carpeted garden room.

Garden Room
10'0" x 8'4" (3.04m x 2.55m)

Providing ample space for seating or a small dining table and chairs if desired, with wall mounted Mini-vector heater, the carpeted garden room enjoys windows to three sides, with a glass panelled door offering stepped access to the garden.
In addition, access to the room benefits from a spacious, built in cupboard, offering generous storage space, alongside housing the property's boiler.

8'6" x 5'10" (2.58m x 1.79m)

The tiled bathroom includes a large bath with overhead electric shower, decorative glass splash screen, Xpelair extractor fan, pedestal hand wash basin, wall mounted radiator with mirrored medicine cabinet above, and electric shaver socket and a rear facing, frosted window.
In addition, panelled doors open into a shelved airing cupboard housing the property's hot water cylinder with immersion heater.

Located adjacently to the bathroom, the WC is positioned below another rear facing, frosted glass window, wall mounted radiator.

Master Bedroom
14'10" x 14'9" (4052m x 4.50m)

Benefiting from a range of fitted wardrobes with cupboard space above, the generous master bedroom is currently carpeted, providing ample space for a super-king sized bed alongside accompanying furniture, and enjoying views to the front of the property via a large, double glazed, timber framed window. Arched display niche with twin glass shelves, wall mounted radiator.

Bedroom 2
13'9" x 10'5" (4.18m x 3.17m)

Also carpeted and featuring a large double glazed, timber framed window. overlooking the front garden, bedroom 2 is another generous double, currently set up as a study and including a integral wardrobe with foldaway doors to the left hand side with hanging rail and storage above. wall mounted radiator, telephone point.

Bedroom 3
12'0" x 11'11" (3.65m x 3.64m)

Currently used a formal dining room, this versatile room enjoys views to the rear of the property through a timber framed, double glazed window, offering ample space for a large dining table and chairs if required, or equally, ideal for conversion into a snug, study space or third bedroom. wall mounted radiator

Loft Room

Equipped with a pull down, extractable ladder, the loft room is accessed from the entrance hallway and has been used in the past by the current owners as an occasional bedroom.
The room is fully insulated, boarded and wired, and includes a large timber framed window looking out to the rear of the property. In addition, the loft conversion features a floor to ceiling integral cupboard, alongside eaves storage space.

17'8" x 11'11" (5.38m x 3.64m)

The property benefits from an integral garage which sits below the lounge and can be accessed by a remote controlled roller shutter door, with timber framed window, electric light, power points, cold water tap, plus gas, water, electric meters,

Enjoying a raised elevation in an attractive corner plot within a quiet cul-de-sac, the property is accessed via a pathway to the right hand side, with steps leading up to a covered doorway.

Directly to the front of the property can be found an attractive bordered garden featuring decorative beds which surround a central gravelled area, segregated from the driveway by a raised stone wall.

To the right hand side, an area of lawn leads round to a gravel path which wraps around the rear of the property, and to the left, a large driveway/turning area provides off road parking for up to three cars.

The main body of the garden sits to the left hand side of the property, where a beautifully maintained stretch of lawn runs parallel to the bungalow, meeting a gravelled path to the rear.

Paved steps adjacent to a timber hand rail lead down from the main lawn to a private, lower level patio area, bordered by a natural stone wall supporting a raised bed and featuring a variety of mature shrubs and bushes.
From here, the eye is drawn to a delightful central pond, attracting a selection of wildlife.

Additional garden features include a greenhouse, timber shed solar powered lighting, water feature and bird baths.


Harrogate is a popular spa town nestled at the heart of North Yorkshire, also offering direct routes to neighbouring towns and cites such as Knaresborough, Leeds and York via the A59 ring road - making it the ideal location for commuters.
The town itself is famous for a number of popular tourist spots including the Betty's Tearooms, Turkish Baths, Pump rooms, Harlow Carr Gardens, Valley Gardens alongside a variety of local shops, restaurants and cafe's..

The property is located within the reputable and highly sought after Duchy estate, which is within walking distance of Harrogate town centre and easy access of train and bus links. In addition, the property occupies a quiet position in this residential cul-de-sac with views over unspoilt woodland and Oakdale Golf Course beyond. It is also within close proximity to a number of supermarkets, convenience stores and excellent schools..


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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