Peckitt Street, York, YO1 9SF | Property for sale | Savills
185.43 sq m(1,996 sq ft)
Offers over £999,999(€1,140,210)

Peckitt StreetYork, YO1 9SF


    Key features

    • Secure off-street parking
    • A building of real historic significance
    • Almost 2,000 square feet of living space
    • Generous outdoor space, including two private terraces accessed from the kitchen and a third private terrace accessed from the principal bedroom.
    • Ideal, central location

    An exceptional conversion with views of the River Ouse and Clifford's Tower, situated in a quiet residential street in York centre

    About this property

    • With the original facia dating back to the 1860's and still known as the Old School House, this impressive conversion offers the very best of townhouse living, right in the heart of York.

      On entry to the home, an impressive hallway leads through to the bespoke kitchen, fitted with integrated appliances, ample storage and bi-fold doors leading to the beautifully maintained outdoor seating area. Also on the ground floor there is a spacious study, ideal for those working from home on a permanent or temporary basis, a utility room, a WC and storage cupboards.

      To the first floor are two large reception rooms which offer plenty of versatility in configuration. To the left is the imposing sitting room offering space to accommodate various preferences of living style. Across the hallway, the family room could easily be used as a bedroom, or a spacious family dining room. The first floor accommodation is finished by the home's library, offering plenty of space for the keen reader.

      Moving up to the second floor are two of the three en suite bedrooms. The principal bedroom has the luxury of a spacious en suite shower room with his and hers sinks and there is also a private outdoor terrace, ideal for enjoying the evening sun and taking in the views of Clifford's Tower and the River Ouse. The well proportioned second bedroom also has an en suite shower room.

      The third floor is largely taken up by the generous third bedroom with en suite bathroom facilities and there is a generous storage cupboard.

      In all, this fantastic home is immaculately presented, offering plenty of storage space an idyllic, central location and plenty of versatility to meet the needs of any family. With the benefit of beautifully presented outdoor space, this wonderful conversion leaves nothing lacking.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    One of the best conversions of recent times, it really offers everything for the perfect family home!

    Tanya CoffeyProperty agent

    Local information

    • The property is perfectly positioned within the city close to all the 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 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 also has a number of independent shops, pubs, cafes and hairdressers.
    • York's mainline railway station is just over half a mile and offers regular services to major cities including Manchester, Edinburgh and London with some journeys taking less than two hours to Kings Cross. There is easy access to the A64 about three miles, for travel east to the coast and west towards Leeds and the M1.
    • 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 G
    • Service Charge £797.17
    • EPC Rating: B
    • Tenure: Freehold
    • Council Tax Band: G