A superb 4 bedroom detached property providing excellent family accommodation, occupying a beautiful south and west facing setting amidst lovely gardens and grounds, in a discreet position in this picturesque village, to the north west of Skipton.
Summergill occupies a private and discreet position, nicely tucked away beyond the historic village church, in this small village, within the Yorkshire Dales National Park. It is situated a short distance from Malham itself – a haven for walkers and countryside lovers with its outstanding landscape features of The Cove and Gordale Scar. The market towns of Skipton and Settle and the village of Gargrave are all nearby and provide a good range of everyday facilities together with well respected schools for children of all ages. There is a useful rail service from Gargrave and Skipton to Leeds to the south east and Settle/Carlisle to the north. Skipton station makes Leeds easily commutable and there is a direct service to and from London’s Kings Cross. Good road networks are also available nearby and provide access to the West Yorkshire conurbation, East Lancashire and Manchester beyond.
Summergill is an attractive stone built detached property which was converted about 35 years ago. In more recent years the property has been significantly improved including the installation of double glazed bronze casement windows together with improvements and alterations to the living areas, kitchen and bathroom.It occupies a lovely setting amidst mature landscaped gardens which extend over Kirkby Beck into an area of ancient woodland.
The accommodation is arranged over two floors and includes an entrance hall, cloakroom, spacious reception hall, sitting room, study/home office, family room and a superb everyday living kitchen with an adjoining utility room/rear hall. On the first floor is a galleried landing, principal bedroom with an en suite bathroom and a separate box/store room, three additional bedrooms and a house shower room. Potential exists to further develop the property as planning permission has been granted to undertake an extension to the study/home office and bedroom above and to reconfigure the principal bedroom and en suite bathroom. Further information and a copy of the approved plans are available on request from the agents.
Outside, there is a parking area to the side of the property providing ample parking. The formal gardens lie to the front and side of the property and include a flagged terrace which adjoins the house itself, together with sweeping lawned areas and deep and well stocked flower borders. In addition, there is a stone outbuilding providing useful storage for garden equipment together with an extensive area of ancient woodland, bordering Kirkby Beck, to the south west.