Fearby, Near Masham

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  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Reception Room
  • Res House

LOCATION A Grade II listed cruck barn conversion occupying an idyllic setting in this conservation area on the edge of the village green in Fearby. Fearby is the quintessential North Yorkshire village being set around a lovely village green. Fearby benefits from a village inn and is only approximately 11/2 miles from the market town of Masham with its excellent range of individual shops and small supermarket. Additional shopping facilities are available in Bedale, Ripon, Northallerton, Thirsk and Harrogate is within easy reach. The A1 and A19 are both within easy access of Fearby.

DESCRIPTION Cruck Barn is a Grade II listed barn believed to be the oldest house in Fearby dating back to circa 1560. The present owners have converted the property to provide an interesting home although the property does require completing this is mainly of a cosmetic nature and offers a buyer the opportunity to finish the property to their own requirements. The owners have been sympathetic in their conversion of the property retaining the original cruck barn being the living/dining room and having mullioned windows, exposed stone walls and having full size three bay crucks. The property is equipped with oil fired central heating to part of the property and night storage heaters to the remainder although we understand that the boiler would be capable of running additional radiators. An early inspection is strongly recommended of this delightful barn.

LIVING ROOM / DINING ROOM 32' 7" x 18' 7" (9.93m x 5.66m) This is a magnificent room in the original crook barn with the original cruck beams, mullion windows, oak and pitched pine entrance door, exposed stone wall features, stone fireplace with wood burning stove, seven radiators, some windows looking down the village green of Fearby.

MEZZANINE FLOOR 18' 7" x 10' 3" (5.66m x 3.12m) With dormer window. There is space for a second mezzanine floor.

INNER HALL With Yorkshire stone flagged floor and night storage heater.

KITCHEN 15' 8" x 9' 8" (4.78m x 2.95m) With Yorkshire stone flagged floor, night storage heater, kitchen and Belfast sink, beamed ceiling, oil fired combination central heating boiler and door leading out to the front.

BEDROOM ONE 19' 6" x 10' 10" (5.94m x 3.3m) Having a beamed ceiling, exposed stone walls, night storage heater and door to the bathroom.

BEDROOM TWO 17' 6" x 8' 1" (5.33m x 2.46m) Painted stone wall, lovely views over the village green of Fearby, exposed roof truss, electric storage heater.

SPACIOUS BATHROOM Having a cast iron roll top bath with claw and ball feet, pedestal hand basin, walk-in shower with electric shower and low suite WC, tiled floor, partly tiled walls and exposed stone wall features, night storage heater. Airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and plumbing for automatic washing.

FIRST FLOOR LOFT SPACE 35' 10" x 13' 2" (10.92m x 4.01m) Plus the eaves. This is an extremely spacious area with exposed beams and roof trusses and could provide additional bedroom or other accommodation subject to any necessary planning consents.


GARDENS The gardens to the property are at the front and side, cobbled areas providing parking and a variety of plants and shrubs.

SMALL BARN 14' 9" x 10' 8" (4.5m x 3.25m) With light and power installed.

Lean-to log store and store.

SPECIAL NOTE The owners of Cruck Barn benefit from a right of access over the private driveway and do share the cost of maintenance with the other two properties of the drive.


TENURE The tenure of the property is understood to be freehold.

SERVICES The property has all mains water, electricity and drainage.

Special Note:
The mention of any appliances or services within these particulars does not imply that they are in full working condition.

WAYLEAVES, EASEMENTS AND RIGHTS OF WAY The property is sold subject to all Rights of Way, public and private, which may affect the property.

VIEWING The property may be viewed strictly by appointment only by prior arrangement with Lister Haigh on 01423 730700.

DIRECTIONS Proceed into the market town of Masham and take the Leyburn road, Before you leave Masham turn left at the signpost for Fearby. Proceed along this road through Fearby Cross and onto Fearby. As you drop down the hill towards the village the property is set back on the right hand side.