Orchard Lane, Sowerby, Thirsk, Yorkshire, YO7 1NE
4 Finkle Street
Tel: 01845 525112
The village of Sowerby
The village of Sowerby links with Thirsk, but retains its own identity and is set in the heart of 'Herriot country', gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park to the west and the North Yorkshire Moors National Park to the east. Thirsk is also the Darrowby of the late 'James Herriot' (Alf Wight), famous vet and author. On Front Street, which is the main road through the village, an avenue lined with trees, are an old timbered house and the historical village church, and over Cod Beck at the southern end is an old pack horse bridge. Local facilities include the reputable Fantino's restaurant, a public house and a nursing home. There are two schools in Sowerby -Thirsk School on Topcliffe Road, and also a primary school. The village is within easy access of the A19/A168 for commuting both north to Teesside and south to York.
The market town of Thirsk
Thirsk is ideally placed for those who enjoy country pursuits and together with a popular race course, excellent golfing facilities and myriad opportunities for individual and team sports, it offers a charming environment in which to live. It is situated in the heart of 'Herriot country', between the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors National Parks.
The thriving market town of Thirsk is conveniently located for easy access by road to:
The Spa town of Harrogate (22 miles)
Historic York (21 Miles)
Leeds ( 30 Miles) and
Teesside (23 Miles)
Thirsk has the following excellent rail connections:
Trans Pennine Express to York, Leeds and Manchester
and the Grand Central Train line giving direct access to
London Kings Cross in under 2 ½ hours.
The excellent road and rail connections, together with Durham and Tees Valley Airport (25 miles) and Leeds/Bradford Airport (35 miles), make Thirsk an ideal location for those wishing to enjoy the country life but retain superb access to the remainder of the UK and
There are three primary schools and a secondary school in Thirsk. Additionally, within a 20 mile radius, well respected private schools include: Queen Mary's, Cundall Manor, Ampleforth and Queen Ethelburga's.
A contemporary family home with excellent living accommodation set over two floors with superb private grounds.
On entry to the reception, the hall leads to the living room which capitalizes on natural light. Having a wood-burning stove as the rooms focal point, there are also doors to the breakfast kitchen.
Fitted to a high standard, the kitchen has a superb range of fitted appliances, granite work surfaces and also views over the rear gardens. Also, there is also a pleasant seating area with double doors to the dining area which also has windows to the gardens.
Also to the ground floor, there is a large rear reception hall, utility, cloakroom and also a further reception room which currently is utilised as a home office and gymnasium.
To the first floor, the master bedroom is a comfortable double bedroom with double doors opening to the balcony. There is also the benefit of fitted wardrobes. There is also a further double bedroom and two sizable single bedrooms. The modern bathroom is fitted with a shower/ bath, w.c. and wash handbasin sink.
Externally there are exceptionally well stocked and maintained gardens with large areas of lawn, several seating areas and privacy. To the front elevation, there is ample off road parking and access to the rear gardens from both side elevations.
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