The property is located on the edge of picturesque Hampsthwaite, a popular Nidderdale village North of Harrogate. This thriving village has an excellent community and is serviced by a regular bus to Harrogate, a shop, cafe, public house, primary school and church. There are also plenty of public footpaths leading from the village. The village is a close neighbour of Birtswith which benefits from an equally good range of local facilities.
The railway station in Harrogate connects with mainline stations in Leeds and York and provides frequent services to London Kings Cross and Edinburgh. Equally accessible is the spa town of Ilkley which offers a superb range of shops and services, as well as a train link to Leeds and beyond.
Please note all distances and travel times are approximate.
Gilthorn Grange is an outstanding detached barn conversion, set in a tranquil position encompassed by just over 6 acres of grounds and beautifully landscaped gardens. The property offers the very best of country living about four miles from Harrogate Town Centre with spectacular views over Nidderdale.
Having been meticulously and sympathetically remodeled and renovated by the current owner, using only the highest quality fixtures and fittings, the finish is impeccable and this is immediately apparent upon entering the property. Care has been taken to maintain the character and integrity of the building which still retains many of its original features.
The main house offers over 3,200 square feet of well proportioned accommodation, arranged over two floors. With the perfectly formed one bedroom annexe providing a further 646 square feet, ideal for guests or dependent family members.
A bespoke oak framed porch welcomes you to the property, leading to a wide and bright hallway and the rest of the ground floor accommodation. The property benefits from a Sonos sound system, oil fired central heating and timber double glazing throughout.
The extensive accommodation is ideal for family living and entertaining and in brief comprises; an open plan kitchen-dining room, living room, a sitting room with vaulted ceiling and log burner, sizeable dining room with sliding doors opening to the patio. In addition there is a snug, office/ play room with mezzanine level and a guest bedroom with en suite. All rooms enjoy their own delightful vistas across the countryside. The hand crafted wooden kitchen is a particular delight, with granite and bespoke wooden work tops, central island unit and dining area. French doors open to the patio area.
To the first floor there are four double bedrooms, three of which are en suite. All the rooms feature striking painted beams and arched stone windows.
Externally, the property is set behind electric gates, with a large private driveway offering parking for several cars and electric Tesla charging point.
The wrap around patio had been thoughtfully landscaped with an exquisite water feature, carefully planned seating areas and an impressive outdoor kitchen complete with large pizza oven. The remainder of the land is made up of lawns, a sunken seating area, a fenced paddock and a block of quality timber stables.
More land available by separate negotiation.