St. Leonards Place, York, YO1 7HF | Property for sale | Savills
4,221 sq ft(392.14 sq m)
Guide price £2,500,000(€2,850,528)

St. Leonards PlaceYork, YO1 7HF

  • Sale Agreed

Key features

  • Unique city centre living in one of the country's finest Regency crescents
  • Well proportioned and luxury accommodation throughout
  • Wonderful period features and charm
  • Four reception rooms, five bedrooms and a study
  • Garden and double garage
  • Within the city walls, close to all the amenities


About this property

  • Being one of only five townhouses, 6 St. Leonard's Place offers a select opportunity to acquire a stunning period property, with a luxurious specification and style that enhances the grandeur and character of this house within the city walls.

    The property benefits from its own individual grand entrance from St Leonard's Place which opens up to an impressive staircase with original turning stair, there are wonderful period features throughout, four reception rooms and a magnificent full-floor principal bedroom suite.

    The living accommodation has both elegant and more formal entertaining spaces, with a sitting room and separate dining room, with ornate mouldings and decorative fireplace, alongside more informal family areas with a dining kitchen, family room and a utility room.

    A bespoke staircase leads down to the the lower ground level and access to the rear garden, which in turn provides access to the double garage.

    The handmade designed fitted kitchen with fully integrated appliances is of a traditional style with painted solid wood cabinets, Carrara marble work surfaces with matching upstands and granite worktops to the island unit.

    The principal bedroom suite spans the whole of the first floor, with full length windows offering unrivalled views. One of the bedrooms is currently used as a study. The four further double bedrooms and three Imperial style bathroom suites with marble tiles are arranged across the upper two floors.

    The property benefits from a double garage and a good sized garden.

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This is an outstanding townhouse with incredible original features that I adore, the location is also hugely desirable.

Tanya CoffeyProperty agent

Local information

  • St Leonard's Place benefits from a prominent central location in the Cultural Quarter within the heart of the historic city of York, nestling between York Art Gallery, York Central Library, Museum Gardens, and York Theatre Royal.
  • The bustling city of York is a hive of activity and contains a wealth of historic Roman, Viking and Period attractions. There are an abundance of amenities on the doorstep; excellent shops, bars, restaurants, two theatres, and a number of private schools, there is also York University about two miles away and St Johns University, about half a mile which are conveniently located close by.
  • The Museum Gardens lies immediately to the west of the crescent, set in the magnificent surroundings of the ruins of St Mary's Abbey. Along with the award winning The Star Inn the City by Andrew Pern and the Michelin-starred restaurant, Roots, by Tommy Banks there is also Skosh by Neil Bentinck which also boasts a Michelin-star, positioned on popular Micklegate, all three within very close proximity to the apartment.
  • Located beside the River Ouse is York City Rowing Club (less than half a mile), York Pilates Space and The Perky Peacock, a cosy café in a medieval tower. Further along is Rowntree Park (about one mile) with café, a playground and tennis and basketball courts.
  • York railway station is about half a mile away and offers regular services to major cities including Manchester, Edinburgh and London with some journeys taking less than two hours to Kings Cross. The A64 ring road is about three miles from the city centre giving access to Leeds, the A1(M) and the wider motorway.
  • The city offers a diverse range of primary and secondary schools including Scarcroft Primary School (Academy), All Saints RC School (Ofsted Outstanding 2016) and Millthorpe School (Academy). Independent schools on offer are The Mount, St Peter's and Bootham.
  • Please note all distances and travel times are approximate.

Additional information

  • York City Council, Council Tax Band H
  • EPC Exempt
  • Tenure: Leasehold. Lease Expiry: 22/02/3022 (998 years remaining)
  • Service Charge: TBC
  • Ground Rent: TBC
  • Council Tax Band: H