Ripley Road, Knaresborough
4 Bedroom Detached House
A beautifully presented updated detached family home with open views over its private south facing gardens together with a separate self-contained annexe, double garage and river frontage.
With gas fired central heating, alarm, CCTV and character period features the property originally dates to the mid 1800s and has been sympathetically improved and extended to create a stunning family home with extensive ground floor living space.
Situated in a most desirable setting off Ripley Road Pine Court insures maximum privacy and makes the most of it elevated position which offers far-reaching views.
Briefly comprising: Entrance porch, reception hall, guest cloakroom/WC. Delightful drawing room with feature fireplace and views across the formal gardens. Dining room with original parquet floor and feature fireplace. Study and a spacious family room which opens into an updated luxury breakfast kitchen with pippy oak units, Belfast sink, dishwasher, instant hot water tap, American fridge freezer, underfloor heating and Britannia cooking range.
There is a most useful spacious sitting room off which incorporates a vast storage/display unit. This room has tri- folding doors to the patio and four Velux windows making the most of natural light. There is a useful and spacious utility room with an enclosed VaIliant central heating boiler and a drying rack.
There is an elegant staircase that provides access to the first floor landing.
There is a Master bedroom with a good range of fitted wardrobes and double opening doors to a delightful decked sitting area with panoramic views. The current owners have recently (2017) updated the en-suite shower room with a stylish contemporary look and feel.
There is a guest bedroom suite with far-reaching views and another updated (2017) luxury contemporary shower room with underfloor heating.
There are two further bedrooms one with a wash basin and a luxury updated house bathroom with electric underfloor heating and walk in shower.
Approached from double opening remotely controlled entrance gates the property has ample parking and a detached double garage block (24’3 x 16’0) with a separate side entrance with staircase leading to a most useful area ideal for those working from home or for those with a teenager /dependent relative requiring a bedroom (19’0 x 14’6)and en-suite shower room and a lounge/sitting room (19’6 x 11’6)
The main feature of this stunning property is its well-kept landscape gardens which offer stunning private grounds with long-distance views to the South over formal gardens and woodland of the lower Nidd Valley. The gardens are immaculately maintained and offer extensive landscaped areas including establish lawns and rockery borders. There is a lower garden with a meandering pathway that leads to the river Nidd with a river frontage offering full riparian rights.
To the north there is a wooded secret garden with pathways and a man made stream that provides a pleasant backdrop.
With a fantastic location on the outskirts of the beautiful historical market town of Knaresborough and within easy driving distance into Harrogate’s town centre benefitting from transport links to York and Leeds, and a wide range of amenities in both Harrogate and Knaresborough.
For more information or to arrange a viewing please call our Harrogate office on 01423 501 201 quoting reference HOP/1924 or email us.