Savills | The Residence, Bishopthorpe Road, York, YO23 1DQ | Property for sale
1,139 sq ft(105.82 sq m)
Offers over £400,000

The ResidenceBishopthorpe Road, York, YO23 1DQ

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in February 2022
  • Within walking distance of green space, York Racecourse and shops at Bishopthorpe Road
  • Set across two floors with a private terrace and extra storage
  • Two adjacent parking spaces close to the building
  • In immaculate condition, ready to rent out or move into
  • Building complete with porter and security

Luxury conversion in a landmark building with garden and two allocated parking spaces, adjacent to the York Racecourse and close to community hubs and high streets.

About this property

  • Apartment 20 The Residence is set on the sunny, south face of the building with a generously sized private courtyard garden.

    Presented in immaculate condition, an open ground floor dining, kitchen and reception room with floor to ceiling windows provides generous living and entertaining space. The kitchen is of the highest quality, with gleaming white granite counter tops, washer, dishwasher, induction hob and lots of storage. An under stair store and smart guest WC completes ground floor accommodation.

    On the first floor are two bedrooms, both with large south facing windows and built in wardrobes are complimented by one en suite, and a smart bathroom, alongside a sizable storage cupboard/loft area.

    The Residence is a sought after building, full of character, with an on site concierge, impressive communal hall with book-swap. This apartment benefits from two allocated, adjacent parking spaces near to the rear door of the development as well as use of the immaculate communal gardens and easy access to the Knavesmire.

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The garden is such a sun-trap and a really unusual addition to a smart York apartment.

Laura LawsProperty agent

Local information

  • The Residence is an impressive building situated in one of York's most sought-after residential areas adjacent to the York Racecourse.
  • Close by is Bishopthorpe Road which won the ‘Great British High Street of the Year' award in 2015. It was voted by The Times as “one of the UK's coolest places to live“ and has its own dedicated website, The area has a well-known parade of independent shops, café-delis and restaurants which hosts regular events and festivals.
  • The residence enjoys excellent pedestrian access to some of York's prettiest green areas including the Knavesmire, Knavesmire Wood, Rowntree Park with its popular cafe and walks along the River Ouse.
  • Conveniently located for the A64, A19 south, the city centre and York railway station which offers regular services to major cities including Manchester, Edinburgh and London with some journeys taking less than 2 hours to Kings Cross.
  • Please note all distances are approximate.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = B
  • Tenure = Leasehold (244 years remaining)