Savills | Grosmont, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 5PF | Property for sale
1,604 sq ft(149.02 sq m)
Guide price £495,000

GrosmontWhitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 5PF

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Distinctive Edwardian detached house
  • Pretty mature gardens
  • Off street parking and space for garage/store
  • Well proportioned and maintained accommodation
  • Superb elevated views of the village, steam railway and the Moors beyond
  • No onward chain

An early Edwardian detached village house with pretty gardens, off street parking and fabulous elevated views.

About this property

  • The Anchorage was built at the turn of the century to serve management involved in the nearby iron mines - a major industrial complex which produced nearly 1000 tonnes of pig iron a week. The house is the largest of three which stand in a row, in an elevated position, at the northern edge of the village, offering wonderful views over the rooftops towards the famous North York Moors railway and Esk Valley.

    The property has been a well-loved family home, the entrance hall has a beautiful parquet flooring and leads through to the kitchen breakfast room boasting exposed beams, with the addition of a valuable utility room and separate pantry. The dining room with log burner and stunning original period windows. The sitting room is a superb size with an open fireplace and French doors which lead out to the garden. The conservatory is accessed via the sitting room and boasts delightful west facing views. Opposite the stairs to the right of the entrance is a downstairs cloakroom. To the first floor there are three bedrooms with inbuilt wardrobes and a house bathroom. There is an insulated loft and in addition further storage spaces underneath the house.

    The property has a delightful south and west facing formal garden with mature trees and shrubs, as well as an established fruit and vegetable garden with greenhouse. There is a parking area to the side of the house.

    To the rear of the property, across the private lane, is a parking space and two outbuildings with the potential to create garaging, studio or further accommodation, subject to the necessary consents.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

The most charming house and village setting within the North York Moors National Park.

Jennifer KendrewProperty agent

Local information

  • The picturesque village of Grosmont is located in the Esk Valley within the North York Moors National Park once a hive of industry when the George Stephenson railway was being built, but is now an idyllic and peaceful place.
  • The North Yorkshire Moors Railway operates a popular steam train service between Whitby and Pickering and the house overlooks waiting steam engines in the station.
  • The Whitby to Middlesbrough line makes the village easily accessible by rail and it is well positioned for access to the many attractions the east coast has to offer, including Whitby and Robin Hoods Bay.
  • The village boasts an impressive range of amenities including the oldest Co-operative in the country, tea rooms, gift and book shops and a pub.
  • Grosmont is on the famous coast to coast walk and as such it attracts visitors from all over the world.
  • Please note all distances are approximate

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = E
  • Tenure = Freehold