Skipton Bridge, Skipton On Swale, North Yorkshire, YO7 4SB
4 Finkle Street
Tel: 01845 525112
Skipton On Swale
Chapel House stands impressively within the popular village as Skipton on Swale. The village is conveniently located between the city of Ripon and the historic market town of Thirsk which is ideal for those who enjoy country pursuits and together with a popular racecourse, 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:
TransPennine 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 Riopn Grammer School, Queen Mary's, Cundall Manor, Ampleforth and Queen Ethelburga's.
On entry to the home, you are welcomed into the large reception hall which one will note the elevated ceiling heights. There is a flow to this home with the hub truly being the living kitchen to the rear elevation whilst to the front, there is the drawing room and also a dining room with each of these reception rooms having large south-facing windows. The living kitchen is simply impressive both in design and also size. There are Corian work surfaces and a post of fitted appliances that one would expect for a home of this level. The sliding doors to the rear elevation allow the property to seamlessly blend into the gardens making this an ideal entertaining space.
To the first floor, there are five large double bedrooms, two of which having ensuite facilities and the main bathroom comprising of a four-piece suite with freestanding bath.
Externally, the gardens are designed for ease and are laid to lawn leaving the successful purchaser the opportunity to design a garden of their choosing. There is also a stone patio extending the width of the property, ensuring ample seating and entertain ing space.
To the front elevation, there is a large gravel drive leading to the detached double garage with full power and lighting.