Main Street, Foston On The Wolds, Driffield, East Yorkshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A MUCH ADMIRED Period residence standing on a SECLUDED PLOT of 0.4 of an acre. PROVIDING FINE ACCOMMODATION OF APPROX. 3060 sq ft excluding the OUTBUILDINGS.


Westfield is a much admired Period Residence that provides beautifully proportioned family accommodation extending to over 3000 sq ft. Standing within mature, secluded gardens of approximately 0.4 of an acre, this most attractive property has evolved over the years to create an appealing blend of original character features and modern open plan living. In addition to the fine accommodation, Westfield has the added attraction of a useful range of adjoining domestic outbuilding that could (subject to planning consent) be developed to create additional living accommodation.

The property and the grounds have been well maintained over the many years of the current owners tenure. Heating is provided from an Oil fired boiler and some of the windows are either fully or secondary double glazed.


Westfield stands in an enviable setting within the sought after and unspoilt conservation Village of Foston-on-the-Wolds. The Village lies 6.5 miles To the east of the Market Town of Driffield, 13 miles from the east coast Town of Bridlington and 16 miles to the north east of Beverley. The City of Hull, with direct rail connections to London is less than 40 minutes drive away.

Foston is a picturesque and unspoilt Wolds village located in an excellent position for access to the surrounding Towns and Cities. Driffield is a traditional market town that has earned its title as capital of the Wolds by virtue of its central position within East Yorkshire. The town provides good shopping, recreation, schooling and transport amenities with a more comprehensive range available in the large Towns of Beverley and Bridlington.


With tiled floor.

Entrance Hall

With polished mahogany parquet floor, attractive dog leg staircase leading off, double radiator concealed within an attractive cover, dado rail, under stairs storage cupboard, moulded cornices to the ceiling and thermostat for the central heating.


With low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, mahogany parquet floor, single radiator, coving to the ceiling and fitted cloaks cupboard.

Drawing Room

6.38m x 5.16m (20'11 x 16'11 )

This beautifully proportioned reception room features a large bay window overlooking the rear garden, open fire with a dog grate set within a traditional fireplace, French door to the garden, two radiators concealed within attractive covers, moulded cornices to the ceiling, picture rail and two wall light points.

Dining Room

4.15m x 3.57m max (13'7 x 11'9 max)

With bay window to the front elevation, open fire set in a cast-iron grate with pine mantelpiece, coving to the ceiling, ceiling mounted picture spotlights and radiator concealed within an attractive cover.


7.34m x 4.27m including the Snug (24'1 x 14'0 including the Snug)

This superb living kitchen is the heart of the home, providing a superb entertaining space with double doors leading off to the Dining room, Orangery and Garden. It is a chefs kitchen, designed and used for many years by the current owner who ran a private catering business. It provides an extensive range of custom made units in Pippy Oak with granite worktops over. Base, drawer, glazed display and dresser units, twin bowl stainless steel sink island unit with single sink, base cupboards and basket drawers, oil fired two oven Aga, Karndean flooring integrated dishwasher and fridge, Neff single oven and four ring electric hob with extractor canopy over, inset ceiling spotlights.

Dining Area

4.41m x 4.41m (14'6 x 14'6 )

With double doors to the garden, ceiling spotlights, radiator concealed within an attractive cover, Karndean flooring, dresser unit and door to the larder that houses a commercial walk in chiller unit and also provide space for a large freezer.


With log burner set in a brick fireplace, TV aerial point, corner cupboard and TV stand with glazed cupboard over, double doors open into:


With travertine tiled floor, TV aerial point, inset ceiling spotlights, double doors to the garden and large atrium window to the ceiling.


2.80m x 2.26m plus 0.10m x 0.10m (9'2 x 7'5 plus 4 x 4 )

With base, wall and larder cupboards, plumbing for an automatic washing machine, oil central heating boiler.

Boot Room

With matching Pippy oak units including base and cloak cupboard, Karndean flooring, meter cupboard and single radiator.


With stone floor and stable style door.


4.72m x 3.66m (15'6 x 12'0 )

With radiator, dado rail and coving to the ceiling.

Master Bedroom

5.16m x 4.12m (16'11 x 13'6 )

Fitted with a range of custom made wardrobes and drawers, kneehole dressing table, bedside drawers, two double radiators and dado rail.

En-suite Shower Room

3.66m x 1.50m (12'0 x 4'11 )

Fitted with a modern suite including a large, remote operated shower with glass enclosure, vanity wash hand basin with glass bowl and mixer tap, vanity mirror, low level WC, travertine tiled floor and walls, chrome heated towel rail, ceiling spotlights and extractor fan.

Bedroom 2

4.23m x 3.64m (13'11 x 11'11 )

With double radiator, secondary double glazed window, fitted wardrobes providing hanging and storage space, kneehole dressing table.

Inner Hallway

With double radiator and coving to the ceiling.

Bedroom 3

5.19m x 2.95m (17'0 x 9'8 )

With fitted wardrobes providing hanging and storage space, kneehole dressing table, fitted bookshelves, secondary double glaze windows, single and double radiators.

Bedroom 4

4.23m x 3.07m max (13'11 x 10'1 max)

With fitted wardrobes to one wall providing hanging and storage space, double radiator, coving to the ceiling and secondary double glazed window.


With white bathroom suite including encased bath with shower and screen over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, half height match board panelling to one wall, inset ceiling spotlights and extractor fan.


Adjoining the property are a good range of domestic outbuildings including:

Double Garage

5.99m x 5.53m (19'8 x 18'2 )

With electric remote operated and over door, two 1000 L oil storage tanks (one for heating and one for the Aga), power and light connected and personal door into the utility room.


4.02m x 3.37m (13'2 x 11'1 )

Tool Shed

2.45m x 2.15m (8'0 x 7'1 )


3.58m x 1.78m (11'9 x 5'10 )

Home Office

3.50m x 2.29m (11'6 x 7'6 )

This timber constructed building is fully insulated, has power and light connected and serves as an excellent bolt-hole enjoying attractive views over the gardens.


The gardens and grounds to Westfield are a particularly appealing feature, being mature, well maintained and thoughtfully landscaped. To the front, an in and out gravel drive provides access to the double garage and space for parking a trailer.

To the rear, the secluded garden enjoys large paved and gravel patio areas and path's, a water feature, pergola, lawned areas, colourful borders and mature trees.


Mains water and electricity are connected to the property, drainage is to a septic tank.


The property is held under freehold title and vacant possession will be given upon completion.


Strictly by appointment through the sole agents on 01377241919 or (01482) 866844

Council tax

Council tax is payable to East Riding of Yorkshire Council. The property is currently listed in council tax band F.

Disclaimer: Dee Atkinson & Harrison for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property, whose Agents they are, give notice that these particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a Contract. No person in the employment of Dee Atkinson & Harrison has any authority to make any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

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