£650,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Railway Street, Slingsby, York

A handsome stone Detached House with beautiful garden

Reception Hall

Dining Room

Sitting Room


Breakfast Kitchen

Rear Hall

Utility Room



4 Bedrooms

En Suite Bathroom

Shower Room

Central Heating

Double Garage

Beautiful Garden

Brook House stands impressively to the northern periphery of this lovely village. Slingsby has a long and interesting history including a ruined castle dating back to the 14th Centuary. An architypal village with a green and maypole the interesting stone houses and cottages complete the 'picture'.

Bordering on the Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the village is surrounded by most attractive countryside and is within a short distance of Castle Howard. There is a primary school, public house together with a village hall, accompanying sports field, tennis courts and bowling club. A village shop sells newspapers and essential items, more local shopping facilities are available in Hovingham, 2 miles away and in Malton some 6 miles to the east. Malton offers many additional amenities including a railway station with links to the Intercity service at York and a wide variety of good shops. York can be reached via Castle Howard, a picturesque drive along the 'avenue' leading to the A64 at Barton Hill.

Brook House is a traditional double fronted stone house with attractive sash windows to both front and side elevations.

The house was extended to the rear to provide a utility room with storage loft over and a snug with a conservatory beyond. The main reception rooms overlook the lovely south facing garden, which has been immaculately maintained and provides an exceptionally colourful show of flowers in spring and summer. The garden is sheltered and screened by high hedged boundaries.

There are 3 reception rooms as well as the conservatory, a breakfast kitchen and a reception hall providing an additional sitting area or study. At first floor level there are 4 bedrooms, one of which links to bedroom 1 and as an alternative could be used for a dressing room.

Services:Mains water, electricity and drainage. LPG heating.

Tenure: We are informed the property is freehold and that vacant possession will be given on completion.

Viewing:Strictly by appointment with the Agents Rounthwaite & Woodhead. 53 Market Place, Malton YO17 7LX. Tel: 01653 600747.

Council Tax: We are informed that the property lies in band G.