Offers over £335,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Chestnut Avenue, Thornton-Le-Dale, Pickering

A beautifully restored Double Fronted Cottage

Entrance Hall

Sitting Room

Store Room

Dining Room

Fully Integrated Kitchen

2 Double Bedrooms


Original Features

Gas Fired Central Heating

New Services


Off Road Parking

The School House a Listed Cottage stands in a central and prominent position in the village overlooking the picturesque stream to the front. The cottage has been carefully restored by A & D Sturdy of Rillington, highly respected local builders and developers.

The picture postcard village of Thornton-le-Dale lies along the A170 Thirsk to Scarborough road and has good local facilities including family baker, 2 public houses, post office, chemist, doctors surgery, general store and others. There are some beautiful and varied walks in and around the village with the entrance to Dalby Forest only a few minutes drive away where there is some spectacular scenery, splendid walks and cycling trails. A train service is available at Malton, 7 miles to the south, with regular connections to York and beyond. Pickering lies 3 miles to the west and offers all the usual facilities of a busy market town.

The School House forms part of a larger development (the former school to the side) and has the benefit of off road parking for 2 vehicles with access from Brook Lane. The accommodation retains many original features including exposed beams, "Yorkshire light" windows, a period fire surround, ledge and brace doors and window seats, these combine well with the modern fully integrated kitchen, engineered oak floors and fin radiators. The standard of finish throughout is exceptional. There is a small terrace garden to the rear and a useful external store.

Services:Mains water, gas and electricity. Connection to mains drainage. Gas fired central heating.

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

Viewing:Strictly by appointment with the Agents Rounthwaite & Woodhead Tel: 01653 600747.

Council Tax: We are informed the property lies in Band D.