Fleece Cottage, Bishop Wilton, York , YO42


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A CHARMING PERIOD COTTAGE with lovely gardens located in the highly popular and attractive Yorkshire Wolds village of Bishop Wilton to the east of York. Conveniently offered with NO ONWARD CHAIN.

A solid oak front entrance door enters into a large hallway with Botticino marble floor that really sets the tone for this lovely period cottage; with bespoke oak turned staircase leading to first floor accommodation. There is a built in coats storage cupboard and rear courtesy door plus separate door to the integral garage. Off the hall is an impressive sized living room with feature reclaimed Victorian Villa light oak fireplace housing a solid fuel burner cast iron stove set on stone hearth with exposed brick surround. The 'hub of the house' is a lovely dining kitchen with range fireplace set on slate hearth. The kitchen is fitted with a range of units, plus electric range cooker with canopy over. There is an integral dishwasher and central island plus feature ceiling beam and space for a tall standing fridge freezer. Door to rear lobby which is used as a utility with casement window enjoying views and access towards the rear garden.

To the first floor are three double bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes, including main bedroom with en-suite shower room, plus second bedroom with WC and basin and a contemporary house bathroom which includes a bath and double width shower cubicle. Off the landing are built in linen cupboards plus access hatch to a loft space.

Outside to the front of the property is an Indian stone pathway running parallel to the front entrance door with decorative border plants. To the rear is a an enchanting and generous sized garden, laid predominantly to lawn and enclosed via a combination of wall and fenced boundaries, flanked within by densely populated herbaceous borders housing a wide variety of plants and bushes. Timber garden shed. There is also an integral single garage and timber gate providing garden access.

In summary, a lovely character home with the advantage of attractive gardens.



All viewing is strictly by prior appointment with the sole selling agents, Hudson Moody. Please contact our personal agent Alex McClean. Telephone (01904) 489906.


Bishop Wilton is both a highly desirable and pretty Yorkshire Wolds village. Amenities include a medieval church, a well regarded primary school, refer to: www.bishop-wilton-ps.org.uk and popular local pub - The Fleece Inn and local shop. The nearby market town of Pocklington provides a wider variety of shops and supermarkets in addition to a highly regarded Montessori School. There are also many varied walks in around the local region, many offering great views of the Wolds and surrounding countryside.



East Riding of Yorkshire Council, County Hall, Cross Street, Beverley HU17 9BA:

Tel (01482) 887 700.


Before contacting a Building Society, Bank or Solicitor you should make your offer to the office dealing with the sale, as any delay may result in the sale being agreed to another purchaser, thus incurring unnecessary costs. Under the Estate Agency Act 1991, you will be required to provide us with financial information in order to verify your position, before we can recommend your offer to the vendor. We will also require proof of identification in order to adhere to Money Laundering Regulations.

Arrange viewing 01904 863174

Hudson Moody - Dunnington

18 Water Lane, Dunnington, York, Yorkshire

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