A Georgian gem rich in family history
it is a big house and we’d like to downsize.
“It’s a good time to do it and then my own son won’t have the ought to, should do, must do, obligation of taking over. The family has owned the place for a long time, but it’s not 100 years.”
The ground floor of the house features a main reception hall with Ionic pilasters, a library with Adam-style fireplace, sitting room and a ballroom with intricate frieze work and cornicing.
A cantilevered, carved oak staircase leads to the first floor, where there are six bedrooms, four bathrooms, a wash room
FORCETT HALL: One of North Yorkshire’s finest country houses with a wealth of grand period features.