Gracious Street, Huby, York, YO61 1HR | Property for sale | Savills
2,509 sq ft(233.09 sq m)
Guide price £835,000

Gracious StreetHuby, York, YO61 1HR


    Key features

    • An extensive five bedroom period village house
    • Three spacious reception rooms
    • Mature gardens to the front and rear
    • Ample parking and double garage
    • Just over half an acre of paddock with large outbuilding
    • Edge of a popular village with good amenities

    An attractive village house with large garden and a paddock with outbuilding.

    About this property

    • Thornfield is a delightfully attractive period house within an idyllic setting on the edge of the popular village Huby, only nine miles north of York.

      Over the years this delightful house has been extended and modified to accommodate modern family living. To the ground floor there is a large hallway leading through to the light and bright L-shaped sitting room with a generous bay window overlooking the gardens to the rear. In addition, there is a useful cloakroom on the ground floor. To the front is a separate family room, the cosy dining room has a fireplace and built in cupboards. The kitchen breakfast room is situated to the rear of the property with French doors out on to the garden. A sizeable utility room with fitted cupboards is positioned off the kitchen with access to the side of the house.

      To the first floor is the generous principal bedroom suite with fitted wardrobes and a modern en suite shower room and benefitting from open country views. There are four further bedrooms, one with an en suite and there is a separate family bathroom.

      The garden is extremely pretty with mature trees and shrubs, a vegetable garden beyond with summerhouse and patio area. A gate leads you to the paddock (0.6 acre) beyond with a substantial outbuilding and surrounded by mature trees.

      The house is approached via wooden gates on to a gravelled driveway providing ample space for several cars and leading to a double garage.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    This property holds an enviable position in the village, and what a fabulous plot size!

    Ed StoyleProperty agent

    Local information

    • Huby is a pretty village north of York city centre (about nine miles). The village has a shop and post office, two public houses, a fish and chip shop and village hall.
    • There are a range of groups and clubs within the village as well as a primary school. There is a regular bus route from Easingwold to York. The market town of Easingwold (about four and a half miles) offers good local amenities including, a weekly market and a secondary school.
    • The local market town of Easingwold has a secondary school and excellent range of amenities, including several supermarkets, a doctors surgery and numerous independent shops. The private schools Cundall Manor and Queen Ethelburga's College are both within about ten miles. There are further independent schools in York: The Mount, Bootham and St Peters.
    • Further afield are the Michelin starred restaurants The Star at Harome (about 17 miles) and The Black Swan, Oldstead (11.5 miles).
    • York 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 along side a number of independent shops, pubs, cafes and hairdressers. There are a number of supermarkets in and around the city, including a Waitrose at Foss Islands Road and a large Marks and Spencer at the Vanguard Shopping Park.
    • York railway station has 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

    • EPC Rating = F
    • Tenure = Freehold