East Street, Gargrave, Skipton BD23


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  • Bedrooms: 2


An attractive and well presented period cottage offering a wealth of charm and presented to a high standard. Constructed of random stone under a pitched slate roof and with gas central heating, predominantly new UPVC double glazing throughout and with the advantage of a good sized yard area to the rear. Comprising in brief: A good sized breakfast-kitchen refitted in 2018, a cosy living room, two bedrooms and a refurbished house bathroom. Situated on the level in the heart of this sought after village and with two of the main village greens being at the end of the street. This charming cottage is ideal for first time buyers, a holiday home or indeed for retirement and is offered in excellent condition.


The Village of Gargrave is on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park in North Yorkshire. The river Aire runs through the middle of the village and with three attractive greens running alongside, makes and idyllic place for picnics, paddling, fishing and dog walking. The Leeds Liverpool canal also runs through the village providing boating, fishing and walking (on the level) throughout the year. A well regarded Primary school, St Andrews Church, Village Hall and Library are all close by. Local amenities include a co-op, three Public Houses, Restaurant and Cafes. Gargrave is serviced by a regular bus service into Skipton and beyond and a train station with services to Leeds, Bradford, Carlisle and further destinations. The famous Yorkshire Three Peaks are approximately a 30 minute drive away and the Lake District is just over an hour’s drive.

Approximately 4 miles away is the busy market town of Skipton with supermarkets, restaurants, cinema, ten pin bowling, swimming pool, gyms, High Street shops and markets. In fact everything you would expect to find and more. Skipton also boasts one of the best preserved castles in the country. The local schools achieve excellent results and Craven College promotes a very large portfolio of courses for both regular and mature students. Direct trains and coaches to London and more local destinations run regularly.

Living room

Approached off East Street via a composite and stained glass door, into a square shaped and attractive living room with good natural light from UPVC double glazed window with double panelled heating radiator below. An attractive cottage style living room with feature fireplace having timber surround and incorporating a gas fired, coal effect-inset fire sat on a tiled hearth. With ledged & braced door to the kitchen and to the stairs, and having ample space for living room furniture.

Inner hall

A short inner hall with a full height ledged & braced timber door giving access to a large under stairs storage area.


Featuring an impressive recently fitted kitchen by local company Regal Interiors providing a range of shaker-style units, with wood effect worktops and up-stands, incorporating a composite sink set below a large UPVC double glazed window looking out onto the rear courtyard. Integrated appliances include a fan oven and gas hob with extractor over, fridge and freezer, and with space for a washing machine. The Worcester gas fired boiler was installed in 2018. A UPVC glazed and panelled door opens onto the rear courtyard,


Approached from the living room via a return staircase with centre light point, loft hatch and doors leading off to the two bedrooms and house bathroom.

Bedroom 1

A good sized bedroom with ample space for a double bed and associated fitted or free-standing furniture and with good natural light from the UPVC double glazed window to the front elevation with heating radiator below. Finished in neutral colours and with a centre light point, loft hatch and coving to the ceiling.

Bedroom 2

To the rear of the property, a single bedroom with UPVC double glazed window looking out onto the rear courtyard with heating radiator below, exposed roof purlins and a half height door giving access to a bulkhead storage cupboard.

House bathroom

Featuring a of a full sized panelled bath with corner mixer-tap and Mira 415 thermostatic shower valve, dual flush WC and matching full pedestal basin with mixer lever tap and tiled splash-back. Having mermaid boarding to the bath area, contemporary centre light point, ladder style heated towel rail, shaver point, wall light point and natural light from a UPVC double glazed window with obscure glass.


To the rear of the property there is a good sized yard laid to concrete and providing space for a timber shed and seating areas. Being west facing, and so catching the afternoon sun. To the front of the property there is on street parking.


All mains services are installed.

Council tax band B

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