The Maltings, Sowerby, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 1QJ
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.
On entry through the vestibule, you enter the living room which has a window to the front elevation, staircase to the first-floor accommodation and also a door t the kitchen. There is also a wall-mounted gas fire.
The fitted kitchen comprises base units with ample work surface area, wall mounted gas boiler, stainless steel sink, storage cupboard and a double glazed window and door to the rear gardens.
To the first floor, there is a large double bedroom which has two double glazed windows to the front elevation, wall mounted gas heater and a small storage cupboard which the bathroom, accessed from the landing area, has a panel bath, w.c., pedestal sink and a double glazed window to there rear elevation of the property.
Externally, there is a flagged drive to the front allowing off road parking for one vehicle whilst the rear garden has been travelled for ease with fenced borders. We have also been informed that there is a further parking space allocated to this home a very short distance away in a block of other allocated spaces for residents.
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