The Croft, Sowerby, Thirsk, Yorkshire, YO7 1NZ
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', the 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, is an old timbered house and the historical village church, and over Cod Beck at the southern end is an old packhorse bridge.
Local facilities include the reputable Fantino's restaurant, a public house and a nursing home. There are several schools in Sowerby -Thirsk School on Topcliffe Road, and also a primary school. The village is within easy access of the A1, 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 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 Queen Mary's, Cundall Manor, Ampleforth and Queen Ethelburga's.
Entry to this home is through a double glazed door leading to the reception area where there is a door leading got the lounge. To the front elevation, there is a large double glazed window allowing ample natural light into the room. There is a further door to the rear of the lounge which opens to the inner hall where there is access to the dining kitchen, bedrooms and bathroom. It wi also worth noting that there is excellent storage proved by a double and single storage cupboard.
The breakfast kitchen is of a good size and comprises base and wall units, windows to two elevations and a door to the side of the property.
The bedrooms, both double bedrooms are to the rear elevation with views over the gardens whilst the bathroom comprises panel bath, w.c, wash handbasin sink and a window to the side ep;evation.,
Externally, there is a manageable lawn garden to the front with an extended drive to the garage with carport. To the rear, the vendor has had a large portion of the gardens designed for ease with a small lawn area and also fruit tree.
We have been informed that there is full gas central heating and that there is NO ONWARD CHAIN
Garage: With up and over entry door and personnel side door to the gardens 4.7m x 2.54m
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