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Swiss Cottage West, Oswaldkirk, York

Offers In Excess Of £275,000

2 bedroom house

Period cottage in the heart of a lovely North Yorkshire village

Swiss Cottage West is an eighteenth-century stone cottage enjoying an elevated position on a ridge with dramatic views across the Howardian Hills. This pretty cottage is well appointed and has plenty of character. It comes with a garden and outbuildings including a sun-room that enjoys south facing sunshine.

  • Two-bedroom stone cottage
  • Modern fixtures and fittings
  • Period features including fireplaces
  • Private, south facing garden with terrace
  • Outbuildings and sun-room
  • Conservation village with a public house
  • Vacant – no forward chain
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Swiss Cottage West is a stone cottage with a pantile roof, built in the vernacular style. Internally there are ceiling beams, exposed stonework, fireplaces, original cupboards and cottage doors with iron latches. There is a raised open fireplace in the sitting room and a wood-burning stove in the dining room. The modern fitted kitchen has a high ceiling into the roof space, integrated appliances and a south facing window. The principal bedroom has fitted wardrobes and a cast-iron bedroom fireplace, and the house bathroom has modern fixtures and fittings. A useful boot room gives access to the attractive rear garden, part paved, part lawned with mature shrubs and trees.


Oswaldkirk lies between the North York Moors National Park to the north and the Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to the south. Within the village is the Malt Shovel public house, a thriving village hall and Grade II* listed church. Further amenities are found in neighbouring Ampleforth including a shop, two public houses, a primary school, doctors’ practice and Ampleforth College. A range of facilities are also available at the nearby market town of Helmsley. Thirsk Railway Station runs a Grand Central service directly to London Kings Cross in about two hours as well as a TransPennine Express service to York, Leeds and Manchester Airport. The A1M gives access to the north and south with international airports at Leeds and Manchester. Excellent schooling in the surrounding area includes local primary and secondary schools along with prep school Terrington School and top independent schools in York.


Tenure: Freehold

EPC Rating: F

Services & Systems: Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil central heating.

Fixtures & Fittings: Only those mentioned in these sales particulars are included in the sale. All others, such as fitted carpets, curtains, light fittings, garden ornaments etc., are specifically excluded but may be made available by separate negotiation.

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