Substantial attractive family house situated between the Howardian Hills and the North York Moors with 3.7 acres, outbuildings, tennis court and garaging.
Reception hall, cloakroom, drawing room, study, dining room, kitchen breakfast room, sitting room, laundry, boot room
Rear entrance and hall, cloakroom, kitchenette, games room
Master bedroom suite with dressing room and bathroom, 5 further bedrooms (2 en suite), family bathroom
2 further bedrooms and bathroom
Large garage, stone barns, outbuildings, store, tennis court
Gardens and paddock
Appleton House, Appleton-le-Street, Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 6PG
Formerly a vicarage, Appleton House is a strikingly handsome stone-built, 19th century house set back from the Malton to Helmsley Road at the end of a long private drive. It has the advantage of a private position, surrounded by undulating countryside and bands of woodland with glorious views towards the Moors.
Enjoying elegant proportions, this substantial house of over 6000 sq ft is well suited to family life with impressive reception rooms, a dining kitchen with adjacent sitting room, large games room and generous range of functional domestic rooms and storage. Six first floor bedrooms are accessed from the primary staircase, and two further bedrooms from the secondary staircase. This eastern wing could easily form separate, self-contained accommodation.
• Substantial house of 6,211 sq ft with 3.7 acres
• 5 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms
• A further integrated 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom annexe perfect for accommodating visiting friends and families
• Potential to convert into a separate cottage for letting purposes
• Useful outbuildings include stables, shed and garaging adjacent to the house
• Two barns could make a further annexe/office, subject to the necessary consents
• Delightful, mature, landscaped gardens & tennis court
A private gravel drive sweeps into the property providing access to the triple garage and ample parking for multiple vehicles. The splendid gardens and grounds lie predominantly to the west and include a tennis court, paddock and kitchen garden. Also on the west side of the house is a stone flagged terrace, ideal for al fresco dining. There are mature trees, beautifully planted borders, gravel paths, sweeping lawns and a wooded area to the south side.
Malton 3 miles, Hovingham 5 miles, Ampleforth College 10 miles, Helmsley 12 miles, York 20 miles. (Distances approximate)
Appleton-Le-Street is a small village with an historic church and village pub, situated between Hovingham and Malton. The village lies on the edge of the Howardian Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just 11 miles from the North York Moors National Park.
Malton is the nearest market town. Known as Yorkshire’s Food capital, Malton has seen a resurgence of popularity underpinned by its hugely popular independent shops, cafes and restaurants, its monthly food market and nationally-acclaimed festival. The railway station offers direct links to York and on to Leeds, London, Liverpool and Manchester Airport. Malton School and local primaries have a very good reputation, and Ampleforth College and Terrington Hall independent schools lie within easy reach.
Services: All mains services.
Fixtures & fittings: Only those mentioned in these sales particulars are included in the sale. All others, such as curtains, light fittings, garden ornaments, etc, are specifically excluded but may be made available by separate negotiation.
Local authority: Ryedale District Council 01653 600666
Directions: Heading towards Helmsley, take a right hand turn in the middle of the village on to the private drive.
Photographs and particulars: December 2017
NB: Google map images may neither be current nor a true representation.