For sale £2.95 million
This modern, stone-built house on Fulwith Mill Lane is a sizeable 7,266sq ft, set in a garden of just under an acre with an indoor swimming pool. The house currently has five bedrooms and four bathrooms, with the opportunity to create two further bedrooms on the top floor. Carter Jonas (01423 523423)
Addyman’s Leng’s The Cheeseboard
the butcher, the grocer and should stem the need to go to Waitrose too often.
Out and about
The Harrogate Theatres collaboration launched in 2012, linking together Harrogate Theatre, the Studio Theatre and the Royal Hall —with the more recent addition of the Harrogate International Centre in 2014. The latter attracts world-class British and international acts to its 2,000-seat auditorium. As part of the redevelopment of Station Parade, an Everyman cinema opened in the city centre last Friday.
Outdoor fairs and mini festivals set up in The Stray and Valley Gardens. Finally, although not strictly cultural, the town boasts
Hyde Park homesick
There’s no shortage of green space in the town and the Yorkshire Dales lie a mere 15–20-minute drive away, but the best place to both dog walk and entertain children is Valley Gardens, which has recently undergone some renovation work to its large playground.
Need to know
The town is at something of a development crossroads, with pressure on to build more houses and a few sites that have been granted planning permission to build 600– 700 new homes. Locals are worried about the congestion that this might cause on a town that has no bypass (discussions are under way).