ACCOMMODATION Ripon City Centre 2 miles Harrogate 14 miles Thirsk 11 miles York 27 miles Leeds 30 miles
Reception Hall-Cloaks/w.c-Drawing Room-Dining Room-Sitting Room-Dining Kitchen-Utility-4 Double bedrooms-3 Bath/shower rooms (2 en-suite)
SITUATION The property is positioned in parkland setting to the outskirts of Sharow.The village of Sharow is some 1.5 miles from the centre of the cathedral city of Ripon and is noted for its individual high calibre homes including the likes of Fairlawns of which Astor House forms part. It is also within catchment for Ripon Grammar School. An extensive range of facilities in and around Ripon is within a few minutes’ drive and the location offers a high of connectivity being some 3 miles west of the A1(M) offering good accessibility to the West Yorkshire and Teeside conurbations as well as to York and Harrogate. There is also a connection to the east-coast mainline at Thirsk with regular connections to London Kings Cross.
DESCRIPTION Astor House is a beautiful property of fantastic proportions perfect for families, which has been lovingly maintained by the current occupier. Arranged over two floors and extending to over 3,200sqft, the property forms part of the conversion of Fairlawns, a substantial Regency country residence which took place over 30 years ago. The beautiful interiors complement the age of the property perfectly, and there have been modern additions such as the stunning dining kitchen which blends seamlessly with the original character of the home. Presented as a quintessential country residence, purchasers cannot help but be wowed the moment they enter the property.
To the ground floor:
Reception hall with open fire, ornate fire surround, sweeping staircase with cast iron balustrade, cloakroom/w.c, to the side. Formal Drawing room with fabulous high ceilings ornate cornicing, delightful large windows to the front and beautiful fire place with open fire. Dining room with double doors leading to the recently reconfigured and newly installed stunning dining kitchen beyond which is the utility room and door leading to the rear courtyard.
To the first floor:
The staircase opens to the landing and delightful sitting room with open fire and views over the enclosed garden. Steps lead to the upper landing and huge master bedroom with beautiful en-suite bathroom. The guest suite is to the rear of the property and there are two further double bedrooms, study area and the house bathroom.
OUTSIDE The property is approached via a sweeping driveway through delightful parkland and Astor house has its own delightful private garden. There is a courtyard to the rear and there is detached double garage.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Tenure
Mains electricity, water and drainage. LPG central heating
Strictly by appoinment with Lister Haigh 01423 322382