The Residence, Bishopthorpe Road, York, North Yorkshire, YO23 1DQ | Property for sale | Savills
89.09 sq m(959 sq ft)
Guide price £450,000

The ResidenceBishopthorpe Road, York, North Yorkshire, YO23 1DQ


    Key features

    • OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY 3RD JUNE. 13:45 to 14:45 By appointment only.
    • Former Terrys chocolate factory conversion
    • Two bedroom duplex apartment with private terrace
    • Two allocated parking spaces
    • The building benefits from lifts, intercom system and a concierge
    • Communal gardens and play area
    • Close to York Racecourse and Knavesmire (access through private gate)
    • Conveniently location for all the local amenities on Bishopthorpe Road and Rowntree Park (about half a mile)

    OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY 3RD JUNE. 13:45 to 14:45 By appointment only. An immaculately presented two bed duplex with private terrace, situated in one of the most sought after areas of York.

    About this property

    • Situated in the iconic former Terry's Chocolate Factory, this stunning ground floor duplex boasts its own private garden terrace.

      Arranged over two floors, offering over 950 square feet of accommodation the property has been finished to an exceptional standard and would suit any number of buyers including professionals and downsizers or as a perfect pied-à-terre in York.

      The ground floor has a fantastic open plan living space with a sizeable dining-sitting area; two French doors open to the pretty terraced garden creating a wonderful bright and airy space, ideal for entertaining. The well appointed kitchen is situated just off the living room and is finished to a high standard with built in NEFF appliances.

      The first floor is home to two double bedrooms, bathroom and additional storage. Both bedrooms include fitted wardrobes. The principal bedroom has an en suite shower room, while bedroom two is generously proportioned with plenty of room for a double bed plus desk space to accommodate anyone wishing to work from home.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    Open house

    3 Jun 1:45pm-2:45pm

    My favourite part of this amazing apartment is the open plan living space leading to the private terrace which provides a great entertainment space.

    Tanya CoffeyProperty 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, www.bishyroad.net. The area has a well-known parade of independent shops, café-delis and restaurants that host regular events and festivals.
    • The city boasts excellent restaurants including the award winning The Star Inn the City by Andrew Pern and the Michelin-starred restaurant, Roots, by Tommy Banks. In addition, there is Skosh by Neil Bentinck which also boasts a Michelin-star, positioned on popular Micklegate, which is approximately half a mile away and has a number of independent shops, pubs, cafes and hairdressers.
    • The property is positioned outside the city's historic walls and all the popular attractions including: York Theatre Royal, the Art Gallery, York Minster, Bettys Tea Rooms and the famous Shambles along with a range of local cafes, shops, restaurants, public houses and supermarkets.
    • The Residence enjoys excellent pedestrian access to some of York's prettiest green areas including the Knavesmire, Knavesmire Wood and 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 two hours to Kings Cross.
    • Please note all distances and travel times are approximate.

    Additional information

    • York City Council, Council Tax Band E
    • EPC Rating: C
    • Tenure: Leasehold. Lease Expiry: 01/01/2267 (243 years remaining)
    • Service Charge: £3,348.00pa
    • Ground Rent: £250.00pa (review date TBC)
    • Council Tax Band: E