Three in one and 13 acres at the family home where peace and quiet reigns
The Hermitage, Mistal and Granary at Burythorpe, near Malton Price: £1.35m Contact: Rounthwaite and Woodhead Tel: 01653 600747 THIS beautiful former farmstead comes with three properties including a farmhouse, a bungalow and a holiday let.
It has been Margaret Raines home for 25 years since her father gifted it to her.
“He farmed the land around here for years and when he retired, he gave me and my brothers a house each.
“I’ve always loved this place because it is so lovely and quiet,” says Margaret, a retired district nurse.
The house, which comes with 13 acres, was in need of modernisation and, over the years, she has updated it and transformed it into a beautiful home with a kitchen from Hovingham Interiors and a conservatory to make the most of the stunning outlook.
It has a hallway, utility room, cloakroom, dining kitchen, conservatory, sitting room and study, plus four bedrooms, a bathroom and a triple garage.
In 1994, Margaret took on another project and converted the former granary into a stunning four-bedroom, two-bathroom holiday let, which has attracted a loyal following.
Then, six years ago, she turned a cowshed into a twobedroom home for her elderly parents.
While the bricks and mortar makeovers have been a great
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