Savills | West Banks Farm, Glaisdale, YO21 2QP | Properties for sale
1.42 Ac(0.57 Ha)
Guide price £595,000

West Banks FarmGlaisdale, YO21 2QP

  • Under offer
  • Freehold

Key features

  • Beautiful country home
  • Courtyard of traditional buildings
  • Planning consent for conversion to no.2 holiday letting cottages
  • Spectacular views over the Esk Valley
  • 1.42 acres in all


About this property

  • West Banks Farm is a wonderful detached property with extensive outbuildings and spectacular views over the Esk Valley.

    The property is constructed of sandstone with a blue slate and pantile roof. Internally the accommodation is up to date and modern, but does incorporate many of the traditional features. In all extending to about 985 sq ft of internal floor area. The ground floor accommodation includes a kitchen with range of fitted units, dining room, sitting room and WC, there is also a small porch and entrance hall.

    The first floor includes two double bedrooms and a single bedroom, together with a family bathroom. The property has oil fired central heating with double glazed windows throughout. The accommodation is arranged in such a way to make the most of the wonderful views over the Esk Valley and beyond to the North York Moors.

    the property is approached by a single track public highway which leads only to the property and farmland, Egton Banks is a secluded location nestled into the hillside. A small garden encompasses the southwest of the property and to the north is a courtyard of traditional farm buildings with a small area of grassland surrounding.

    Traditional buildings
    North east of the farmhouse is an extensive range of stone built traditional farm buildings, stables and modern buildings totaling over 2,800 sq ft, much of which is double height with mezzanines. These buildings incorporate some wonderful original features and details, currently providing garaging, stabling and general storage.

    Planning Consent
    The range of traditional buildings and courtyard benefit from planning consent for a change of use from outbuildings to no.2 holiday letting cottages and amenity/games room area (planning reference NYM/2020/0024/FL) making the most of the National Park location and proximity to the coast. Notwithstanding the planning consent, the buildings have the potential to be incorporated into the main dwelling to create what would be a quite spectacular property (subject to the necessary consents).

    There is potential at the property for leisure and holiday development in what is such a beautiful setting in the heart of North York Moors National Park.

    A small of area of grassland is included surrounding the property which with the steading, the whole extends to about 1.42 acres in all. The land is ideal for equine or amenity purposes and could be run in connection with the property or any leisure use developed thereof. This land adds an extra dimension to the enjoyment of the property and could be utilised in relation to any other activities (subject to the
    necessary consents).

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Local information

  • West Banks Farm sits nestled into Egton Banks between the pretty villages of Egton and Glaisdale where there are pubs, village shops, post office and primary schools in the heart of the North York Moors National Park.
  • The property is surrounded by some of the counties finest countryside. Both villages have railway stations on the Esk Valley line running from Whitby to Middlesborough.
  • The A171 and A169 give access to Teesside, Scarborough, Malton and York via the A64. The historic port of Whitby is less than 9 miles to the east, with the popular coastal beach of Sandsend only 8 miles away.

Additional information

  • Directions: Nearest Postcode- YO21 2QP (please be aware this postcode covers a number of properties, therefore refer to the location plan in the brochure when navigating to the property).
  • EPC Rating = E