Gowthorpe, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
This consists of a superbly appointed Victorian Townhouse situated in an excellent position within easy walking distance of the Town Centre amenities. The property has been very tastefully modernised and refurbished with many Period features being retained including original fireplaces in beautiful condition,  quality solid American oak floors and deep skirting boards. An internal inspection is strongly recommended and the spacious accommodation includes Lounge, Dining Room, 20' kitchen diner, partly galleried landing with polished mahogany bannister, 3 Bedrooms, Luxury Bathroom and Laundry Room , easily returned to use as fourth bedroom, if required. The property has the benefit of Gas CH, uPVC DG throughout and pleasant  private, south-facing walled garden to rear. 

 with pond and low maintenance block paving.


From the traffic lights at the western end of Gowthorpe take the B1238 Leeds Road (Old A63) towards Thorpe Willoughby. Proceed for approximately 200 metres and after passing the Armoury Road Junction the property will be found on the left hand side clearly marked by one of our distinctive For Sale boards. 


This consists of a superbly appointed Edwardian townhouse situated in an excellent position within easy walking distance of the Town Centre amenities and ideally situated for the high-performing Selby High School. The property has been very tastefully modernised and refurbished with many Period features being retained including original fireplaces, solid oak floors and deep skirting boards as well as elaborate Edwardian covings. Both the spacious separate dining room and the kitchen diner have the added extra of mult fuel stoves.  An internal inspection is strongly recommended and the spacious accommodation comprises:- 



Leading to:- 


     Most impressive Edwardian part-glazed front door with stained glass panels encased in safety glass , solid oak floor, radiator with bespoke ornate cover, understairs recess with cupboard and radiator and impressive spindle staircase to first floor with polished mahogany balustrade.


4.34m(14'3'') x 4.27m(14'0'') 

Cast-iron and tiled Period fireplace with slate surround.The fireplace is in working order.  Large walk-in double-glazed bay window to front with feature stained glass panes,American oak herringbone parquet floor, radiator with bespoke ornate cover, picture rail, ornate ceiling rose and opening into:- 


5.03m(16'6'') x 3.89m(12'9'') 

Bespoke bookcase to alcove with cupboard under, American oak herringbone parquet   floor thoroughout ,radiator with ornate cover, picture rail, ornate ceiling rose and French doors to rear garden. Bespoke carpenter made elegant double doors to hall with morticed bevelled glass panes. Large multi fuel stove with black marble hearth.

Together these rooms form a rare and impressive 30 feet long space with dual aspect. 


6.25m(20'6'') x 3.81m(12'6'') 

KITCHEN AREA - Lots of light provided by three windows and glazed door. Solid oak flooring. Extensive range of Cherrywood units comprising one and half bowl sink unit, base units with travertine gloss worktops, ample wall cupboards, glass fronted display wall cupboards and plate rack. Integrated oven, gas on glass hob with extractor, dishwasher, integrated fridge and  freezer. Downlighters and concealed lighting, part ceramic tiled walls,  genuine terracotta tiled floor and door to side. 

LIVING/DINING AREA: Period cast-iron fireplace housing a 5 kw multi fuel stove. Oak floor, radiator and dado rail. Ample space for a large dining table and further storage cupboards.



Quarry tiled floor and door to outside. 



This is approached via the impressive spindle staircase from the Entrance Hall and opening from the  galleried Landing which has radiator with ornate cover are:- 


4.65m(15'3'') (max) x 4.27m(14'0'') (max) 

Original 'art nouveau' design cast-iron and tiled fireplace and hearth with built-in cupboard to alcove. Large walk-in bay window to front, picture rail, dado rail and radiator. 


2.59m(8'6'') x 1.98m(6'6'') 

Radiator and dado rail. Built in shelving to one wall. Views of St Mary's church.


4.50m(14'9'') x 4.27m(14'0'') 

Original cast-iron and tiled fireplace with built-in cupboards to alcove. Radiator. Seagrass flooring. Extensive range of built in wardrobes providing generous storage. Quiet outlook to gardens.


3.05m(10'0'') x 2.36m(7'9'') 

Range of units comprising sink unit, base units with worktops, wall cupboards and larder unit. Plumbing for automatic washing machine and vented for dryer. Radiator and cupboard housing gas central heating boiler. 


3.89m(12'9'') x 3.05m(10'0'') 

Period style suite comprising  cast-iron bath with Hudson Reed mixer tap shower attachment and brass ball and claw feet, generous pedestal wash basin and low flush w.c. Walk-in large shower cubicle with body jets. Brass heated towel rail, two wall lights, panelling to walls and polished wood floor. Radiator with ornate cover and stained glass double-glazed window to rear. 


Pretty low maintenance, forecourt garden with  low maintenance brick block paving.

Enclosed walled garden to rear with pond and feature lighting. 

 Space for both bins is provided.

Domestic Outhouses comprising Store and Coals. 

There is a passage way between 149 and 151 Gowthorpe providing pedestrian access from the front to the rear garden. 


It is understood that mains drainage, mains water, electricity and gas are laid to the property. There is gas fired central heating to radiators and windows are double glazed with uPVC framed sealed units. 

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01787 312401


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