Accommodation

Hall, Music Room, Sun Room, Dining Room,
Cloakroom, Kitchen, Larder, Servants’ Accommodation,
Five Bedrooms, Two Bathrooms, Garage
1.5 acre Landscaped Garden

GROUND FLOOR

Entrance lobby, cloakroom and WC,
oak panelled telephone recess, steps up to

Hall (4.34 x 3.58m) Art Deco wall lights,
decorative plaster border to ceiling.

Music Room (12.12 x 6.02m)
One of the finest 1930s’ rooms in Yorkshire,
substantial inglenook fireplace, bronze and
etched glass ceiling lights, decorative plaster
borders to ceiling, original gold/silver metallic
paintwork, oak flooring, wood-burning stove.

Sun Room (4.19 x 4.88m)
Folding doors to terrace, oak parquet floor,
decorative plasterwork ceiling border.

Dining Room (5.72 x 4.57m)
Open fireplace with Baxi fire, brick surround
and hearth. Fumed oak panelling to picture rail
height, shelving and cupboard to alcove, oak
beamed ceiling, decorative panels to frieze,
French windows to terrace.

Kitchen (5.79 x 3.81)
Oil-fired four-oven Aga, Lacanche LPG gas/
electric range with stainless steel cooker hood,
fitted cupboards and drawers, ceramic double
sink and drainer, plumbing for dishwasher,
oak parquet floor

Back lobby with pantry off, steps down to
boiler room with oil-fired boiler, utility room
with butler’s sink, plumbing for washing machine,
and shelving, store room.

Back staircase leads up to
Servants’ bedroom, former bathroom and
undereaves box room.

FIRST FLOOR

An impressive oak staircase leads from the
main hall to the half landing with window seat,
two flights lead to the large first-floor landing
(5.56 x 2.44m) with decorative plaster ceiling
border, large airing cupboard with hot water
cylinder, Slingsby sliding stairs to large attic
room and extensive loft storage.

Main Bedroom (5.58 x 4.57m)
Two built-in wardrobes, open fireplace with
wood and tiled surround, decorative plaster
ceiling border, oak flooring.

En-suite bathroom with original blue cast-iron
bath and oval basin, WC, part-tiled walls.

Family Bathroom with original orange cast-iron
Bath and basin, Czech & Speake bath taps with
Shower attachment, shower screen, part-tiled walls,
storage cupboard. Separate WC.

Bedroom 2 (4.04 x 3.66m). French windows to
Balcony overlooking garden, built-in wardrobe and
drawers, decorative plaster ceiling border, Laura
Ashley seaside frieze.

Steps up to upper landing
Bedroom 3 (6.02 x 4.42m) Two built-in wardrobes,
alcove with open fireplace with tiled surround and
hearth, cupboard, oval wash hand basin, decorative
plaster ceiling border, oak flooring.

Bedroom 4 (4.65 x 3.66m) Fireplace with tiled surround
and hearth, cupboard, wash hand basin, decorative
plaster ceiling border.

Bedroom 5 (6.01 x 3.66m) Wash hand basin,
decorative plaster ceiling border.

OUTSIDE

A brick-paved access road (adopted) leads from
Martongate to the block-paved driveway.
Double garage (4.27 x 6.25m) with garden
store and workshop.

The garden was designed by a landscape architect
in 1932. Extensive York stone terrace to south,
east and west elevations. Hartleys’ Victorian
greenhouse, small greenhouse, cedar summerhouse.
Steps down to sunken garden with ornamental
flower beds and York stone paving. East lawn with
apple trees and spring bulbs, west lawn with mature
trees and shrubs, well-stocked flower borders.
Large lawn and woodland area to the south of the plot.

Gallery

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