Attractive York house and renovation project, in convenient location
Entrance and staircase hall, sitting/dining room, kitchen, garden room, wc and rear hall with pantry
3 bedrooms, family bathroom and separate WC
Ample parking, double length garage, front and rear gardens
84 Shipton Road, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 5RJ
This handsome detached house is set well back from the road behind high hedges. It offers easy access into the city centre and, by car, to the ring road. Dating from the 1930s the house has all the architectural detail and fine construction associated with the era. Set in a good sized plot, it now offers the perfect opportunity to extend and renovate.
• Detached, 1930s house of 1322 sq ft set well back from road
• Would benefit from modernisation – offers potential to extend, subject to consents
• Generous sized hall and separate wc/cloakroom
• Fitted kitchen with separate dining area
• Large open plan sitting/dining room with original parquet flooring, south facing bay window and views to the rear garden
• Large principal bedroom with south facing bay window and 2 further bedrooms
• Ample off street parking and large garage for two cars
• Excellent access to central York and the railway station
The house is set behind a good sized front garden, well screened from the road. There is ample off street parking on tarmac, access to the garage and a lawned area set behind high hedging to the south western boundary/front of the property. The rear garden has been predominantly laid to lawn, with a scattering of mature trees and beds, bordered to three sides with hedging.
York 2 miles, Leeds 25 miles, A1 12 miles. (Distances approximate)
The house lies off the A19, a leafy, residential road that heads directly into the City. Its location is highly convenient being just over a mile from Bootham Bar/the city walls and less than a mile from the A1237, the ring road that leads to the A64, A1M and beyond to the conurbations of West Yorkshire. Nearby no. 84 is a vintage Inn and beyond are the York Ings and river Ouse with pathways and cycle paths into York and out to the countryside to the north. York Sports Club at Clifton hosts cricket, rugby, squash and tennis as well as social events. Clifton has village facilities in its own right and Clifton Moor business and retail park is a short drive away. The railway station can be reached on foot (1.8 miles) and St Peter’s and Bootham Schools are within easy walking distance.
Services: Mains water, electricity and drainage. Gas central heating.
Fixtures & fittings: Only those items mentioned in these particulars are included. Others may be made available separately.
Local authority: City of York 01904 551550
Directions: No 84 is on the left hand side of Shipton Road, heading into York as denoted by the agents For Sale board.
Photographs and particulars: December 2017 and June 2018
NB: Google map images may neither be current nor a true representation.