TAKE TWO– PROPERTIES WITH POTENTIAL
Storey Cottage, Kirkby Overblow, near Harrogate Price: £385,000 Contact: Dacre, Son and Hartley tel: 01423 877200, www.dacres.co.uk THIS pretty period cottage is in one of Harrogate’s most soughtafter villages and is brimming with potential.
The jewel in its crown is the enormous 200ft long garden, but there is also scope for updating and extending the house.
The property, which gives easy access to both Harrogate and Leeds, has an entrance hall, sun room leading to a sitting room with cast-iron stove, a dining area and kitchen, utility room and store cupboard and a cloakroom.
Upstairs there are three bedrooms with built-in storage and a house bathroom. Outside there is ample off-road parking plus a large double garage. The 200ft garden is predominantly lawned with mature trees, shrubs and plants. St Helen’s Cottage, 16 Hunt Court, Aldwark, York Price: £295,000. Contact: Blenkin and Co, York, tel: 01904 671672, www.blenkinandco.com This house is within the city walls and is a stone’s throw from the Minster.
It was built in 1980 and is now in need of updating.
Blenkins are expecting a quick sale as the property is also in a quiet cul de sac off Aldwark and its garage alone is worth £30,000.
The house has a living room/dining room, kitchen, conservatory, cloakroom, master bedroom, two further bedrooms and a bathroom. Outside there is a garden, garage and parking.
CITY LIVING: St Helen’s Cottage is in the heart of York.
SECRET GARDEN: Storey Cottage boasts a 200ft garden.