Cottage - ROMANY COTTAGE, BUCKDEN | Asking Price Of £315,000
Romany Cottage is situated in Buckden Village at the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. This BEAUTIFULLY appointed four bedroomed FAMILY home overlooks the village green and provides STUNNING VIEWS of the spectacular Upper Wharfedale fells. The property offers excellent facilities either in its current configuration as a family home or as a B&B business which it ran successfully as for many years. There is a primary school in nearby Kettlewell and a secondary school at Grassington where a wide range of shops, medical and dental facilities, pubs, restaurants and entertainments can also be found. A wider range of shops and facilities is available in Skipton, Leyburn, Hawes and Settle all of which are within easy reach. A scheduled bus service runs between Buckden and Grassington with onward connections to the south.
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The location of Romany Cottage has to be seen to be fully appreciated, lying at the centre of Buckden village with sweeping views of the Wharfe Valley available from the sitting room window. The house has the benefit of good light and overlooks the Village Green. The four bedrooms and three bathrooms make it suitable for family use or as a B&B business and the separate side access offers potential for a self-contained unit. Paved areas to the front and rear of the property are ideal for outdoor dining or taking in the beautiful sunsets. There is a detached garage in addition to a dedicated off-road parking space. The house has a traditional feel being of local stone construction with beamed ceilings, it has UPVC double glazing throughout, central heating powered by LPG and a solid fuel burning stove. The house if fully adapted for wheelchair access.
Buckden Village is a well-known beauty spot and is supported by a lively community with regular social events, a general store, a historic coaching inn, soon to be re-opened as a boutique hotel and tearooms. Superfast and Ultrafast broadband are available as well as a Vodafone 3G mobile phone signal. The historic Parish Church is a mile away in the hamlet of Hubberholme and there are three pubs offering meals and accommodation within a two-mile radius of the property.
Whether you're looking for a beautiful home in the Dales or the opportunity to run a business in an enduringly popular location, Romany Cottage fits the bill. Viewing highly recommended.
PORCH Cloaks rail. Radiator. Internal double glazed door leading to
SITTING ROOM 23' 10" x 20' 1" (7.26m x 6.12m) with a cosy multi-fuel stove fire in stone surround with stone hearth. Open return staircase to first floor with useful storage cupboard beneath. Patio doors to both front and rear gardens allowing you to take in the stunning views. Ceiling beams and recessed spotlights. Two radiators.
KITCHEN 11' 0" x 7' 10" (3.35m x 2.39m) good range of wall/base units with contrasting worktops, incorporating 1½ bowl stainless steel sink unit. Electric cooker point. Plumbing for dish washer. Door to rear.
SHOWER/WET ROOM Three piece white suite comprising open shower area, low suite WC and wall-mounted hand basin, all adapted for disabled use. Heated towel rail. Laminate Mermaid wall boarding. Shaver point. Fitted cupboards.
DINING ROOM 18' 2" x 10' 2" (5.54m x 3.1m) ceiling beams. Recessed spotlights. Radiator and electric panel heater. Side door. Picture light. Lift access to first floor. Stunning far reaching views.
LANDING Access to insulated roof space with light point.
BEDROOM ONE 15' 0" x 10' 2" (4.57m x 3.1m) extensive range of fitted wardrobes with overhead cupboards and matching drawers. Radiator and electric panel heater. Lift access from ground floor. Access via retractable ladder to insulated and boarded roof space with light.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM again adapted for disabled use, with three piece white suite comprising open shower area; hand basin in vanity unit with fitted cupboard; low suite WC. Radiator. Shaver point. Tiling and laminate Mermaid boarding. Recessed spotlights.
BEDROOM TWO 13' 10" x 9' 7" (4.22m x 2.92m) fitted wardrobes and cupboards. Hand basin in vanity unit. Shaver light. Radiator.
BEDROOM THREE 10' 3" x 9' 9" (3.12m x 2.97m) hand basin in vanity unit with shelving alongside. Radiator. Connecting door to Bedroom One. and far reaching views.
BEDROOM FOUR 9' 8" x 9' 8" (2.95m x 2.95m) hand basin in vanity unit, recessed into sliding door cupboard. Radiator.
BATHROOM three piece white suite comprising bath with overhead Mira Sport electric shower; pedestal hand basin, low suite WC. Radiator. Partial wall tiling. Extractor fan.
UTILITY ROOM Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Radiator.
OUTSIDE To the front there is an attractive garden area facing almost south with well-stocked flower and heather beds, limestone dwarf walling, stone-flagged patio and ramped access. A gated path leads up the side of the cottage to the rear garden which has a paved patio, raised beds and LPG storage tank, with both steps and ramp leading up to a tarmac parking area, with SINGLE GARAGE alongside measuring 19'2" x 8'8" with up-and-over door and power/light supplies.. Off road parking to the rear.