West View, Richmond


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A double fronted, period home within walking distance of both Richmond market place and walks around the River Swale and waterfalls. The property has the benefit of a double tandem garage, quite a bonus in the heart of the town. It offers deceptively spacious living accommodation having been extended in the past, including two reception rooms, dining kitchen, ground floor shower/WC, three large double bedrooms and a house bathroom which doubles up as an en-suite to the master bedroom.

Situation and amenities

The property is situated within a short walk of Richmond Town centre with its shops, restaurants and amenities. The property makes an ideal base from which to explore both retail opportunities and outdoor activities. There is a traditional weekly market and a swimming pool, gym and cinema next to The Station, a restored Victorian railway station, which also features a restaurant, gallery and is also home to a number of artisan food producers.

Entrance porch

With stained and leaded lit window above a solid wooden front door, cornice to ceiling and scrolls. A door opens through to the entrance hall.

Entrance hall

With cornice to ceiling. From here there is access to the living room, dining room and the rear hall. In the rear hall is the staircase to the first floor with understairs storage. The access to the dining kitchen, shower room/wc and rear courtyard is in the rear hall.

Living room

A pleasant room with cornice to ceiling, centre rose, bay window, cast iron fire surround with slate hearth and multi fuel stove.

Dining room

Cornice to ceiling, bay window, shelved recess, cupboard to alcove.

Dining kitchen

A good sized room overlooking the rear courtyard. Fitted range of wall and floor cupboard units with grey painted frontage incorporating gas hob, electric oven, inset single drainer sink unit and glazed display cupboards. Space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine, wall mounted gas central heating boiler, recess for a fridge-freezer, double housemaid style cupboard with shelves and drawers.

Shower room/wc

Fitted with a white suite comprising step-in shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc.

First floor landing

From here there is access to three large double bedrooms and a house bathroom/wc

Bedroom one

With centre rose, feature cast iron fire surround with grate and a slate hearth, sash windows to the front elevation. From here there is a door which leads directly into the house bathroom/wc which is also accessed from the landing.

Bedroom Two

A large double bedroom overlooking the rear courtyard.

Bedroom Three

Cornice to ceiling, centre rose, sash windows over looking the front street, feature Adam style fireplace surround, built in wardrobes to one alcove.

House bathroom/wc

With a white suite comprising panel bath, pedestal hand wash basin and low level wc. Separate step-in shower cubicle.


The property has a forecourt which is flagged with a small stone wall surround with wrought iron balustrades. To the rear is a pleasant enclosed courtyard comprising flagged patio seating areas and gravelled beds. A private pathway provides pedestrian access to Victoria Road.


There is a tandem double garage with an up and over door to the front elevation and a man door from the courtyard garden into the garage.


The property is believed to be freehold with vacant possession on completion.

Local authority and tax band

Richmondshire District Council. Tel: 01748 829100.

The property is banded E.

Services and other information

The property is served by gas fire central heating.


By appointment with GSC Grays 01969 600120.


The particulars were written and the photographs taken in March 2020.

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