A charming and spacious four bedroom period cottage together with a range of outbuildings suitable for a variety of uses and enclosed private garden, occupying an established position at the heart of this popular and conveniently located village.
The current owners of Cross Bridge Cottage have meticulously maintained and upgraded the property over the years. The tiles are from quality suppliers such as Fired Earth and Lapicida. There is a Farrow and Ball colour scheme throughout.
The ground floor accommodation is approached through a new oak front door into an entrance vestibule with original inner door opening into the separate dining room with feature cast iron fireplace and open grate, ceiling beam and double oak doors opening into a well proportioned sitting room again with ceiling beams and lovely feature stone fireplace surround with brick herringbone interior and multi fuel stove. The kitchen has a range of bespoke units by Aberford Interiors complemented by granite preparation surfaces and twin Belfast sink. There is a Range cooker in recess with concealed cooker hood, beamed ceiling, matching plate rack, integrated fridge and dishwasher, limestone flooring which leads through into a breakfast room again with ceiling beams and continuing through into the utility room with wall and base units and Belfast sink. There is also a guest cloakroom with WC. A rear hall with under stairs storage cupboard and oak staircase. There is then a playroom/garden room with Chauffette cast iron stove and double French doors opening into the rear garden.
The first floor accommodation is approached off a spacious landing/sitting area with ceiling beam and velux roof light. There is a lovely principal bedroom with a vaulted and beamed ceiling, exposed roof truss, feature cast iron fireplace with basket grate, adjoining tiled wet room with vanity unit, WC and chrome heated towel rail. The second double bedroom also has a vaulted and beamed ceiling with exposed truss and there are then two additional bedrooms and a fully tiled house bathroom with corner bath, shower and WC.
Outside, the property has an extensive gravelled, double width driveway providing parking for four cars. This then leads through electric entrance gates into an additional parking area where there is space for a garage subject to obtaining the necessary planning approval. There is an attractive lawned garden to the front with brick pathway approach and well stocked flower border. The rear garden is of good size, completely enclosed enjoying a high degree of privacy is principally lawned with fruit trees, paved sun terrace and a full width range of timber ancillary outbuildings.
Directions to LS25 3AD.
Travelling south from Wetherby on the A1
after approximately 6 miles take the turning
onto the A64/York Road taking the fourth exit
signposted Aberford. Continue into the centre
of Aberford, passing the Arabian Horse public
house on the left and the access down to Cross
Bridge Cottage is on the left immediately after
crossing the bridge.