RESIDENTIAL FARM CLOSE TO HARROGATE
Manor Farm is well situated between Ripon and Harrogate just off the A61, which provides excellent access to the regional and national road network, the A1M (Junction 49) can be reached in under 10 miles. The local rail network can be accessed at Harrogate and the main EastCoast main line at York. Leeds Bradford International Airport lies 17.5 miles to the south. The farm lies in delightful rolling countryside interspersed with mature trees and shelterbelts. The house and buildings are pleasantly situated within South Stainley village. Ripon, Harrogate and York all offer a broad range of schools, shops, supermarkets and professional services. The area is also very well served with recreational facilities and attractions, including the Yorkshire Dales National Park to the west. Racing can be enjoyed at York, Beverley, Thirsk or Wetherby all within one hours drive.
Manor Farm is an attractive traditional farm with a fascinating period house and a good range of buildings and stabling and 8 acres of grassland. The stables are currently used as a small a livery yard.
The farmhouse is Grade II Listed building, in mellow stone beneath a slate roof and the principal rooms predominantly facing south and east over attractive garden grounds. The accommodation is full of interest and charm with the early timber framed sections and the vaulted cellar of particular note. Although the house would benefit from updating and re-planning, it offers potential to create a very fine home in a very pleasant setting.
To the west of the house is a good yard area and a compact range of traditional and modern buildings. To the north and east are attractive mature gardens and lawns.
Manor Farm is Lot 1 of 6 available for sale, the remaining lots are land.
Acreage: 9.61 Acres