LOVE PROPERTY NORTH YORKSHIRE
elcome to Westwood House â€“ a beautiful family home where those you love the most can grow and thrive.
Drive into the pretty North Yorkshire village of Hornby and this prominent ivy-clad property overlooking the village green is sure to grab your attention, as the current owners will testify. They came to view another property in the village but had their hearts stolen by this stunning home which they admit took their breath away. Not even knowing if the house was for sale and fearing â€œit was out of their leagueâ€?, they made enquiries and then an offer. Fifteen years later the couple's children have grown up and moved on, meaning it is now time for a new family to build their lives in this wonderful property.
Safe haven From the moment you open the wrought iron gates
room has sufficient space to host a large dinner
and walk up the sweeping drive, you will recognise
party. From both the kitchen and large living room,
the quality that surrounds you. Westwood House is a
sliding doors lead onto the patio, meaning outdoor
substantial property which was built to stand the test of
entertaining is also easy to manage. Wooden flooring
time. In recent years the house has been modernised
and marble fireplaces are used to great effect in the
and improved, but its character and qualities remain.
property. Other features which are essential for busy family life include a useful utility room and downstairs
The solid wood front door opens to a large entrance hall with doors leading off to the downstairs rooms.
Time for bedâ€Ś
Stairs lead from the hall to the galleried landing
Walk up the wooden staircase and you will further
above, meaning if you are a lover of real Christmas
appreciate the light and spacious qualities of the
trees, the hall has space for the largest in the shop!
property, which boasts five bedrooms, with a woodfloored en-suite off the master bedroom, as well as
large family bathroom. The current owners have used
The Kitchen is the beating heart of this home.
one of the bedrooms as an office and the property is
Combining practicality with space, fitted with modern
ideal for anyone lucky enough to work from home.
units and big enough to cope with the demands of a
The wrap-around garden with a large lawn and
large family and their guests, should they drop by for
mature shrubs and seasonal plants is ideal for children
an impromptu stay. Indeed, the house has been built
of all ages to play in and burn off some energy. The
with entertaining in mind. There is plenty of space in
secure gate means the home is also ideal for dogs,
the kitchen for all the family to eat and enjoy spending
which can be allowed to roam free.
time together, while for more formal events the dining
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ornby is a picturesque, quiet village that offers an idyllic way of family life. From the garden gate, there are nu-
merous scenic walks through beautiful open countryside available. In the surrounding villages of Great Smeaton, the Cowtons, West Rounton and Appleton Wiske you will find traditional village pubs serving excellent locally-sourced food and drink. Community events are held regularly and there is a lively social scene for those wanting to get involved. Travel a little further to the east and you will come across the vibrant town of Yarm with its cobbled high street, boutique shops and trendy nightlife. To the south is the county town of Northallerton, which features a good mix of well-known names and quality independents on its high street. A short drive away are the stunning North York Moors, while the recently upgraded A1(M) to the west and A19 to the east mean you can be in Teesside within half an hour, and Leeds or Newcastle within the hour by car, or London in just over two hours if you catch the train from Darlington or Northallerton.
estwood House is a home to be proud of. The current owners say they regularly meet people who will remark
that they had wondered who was lucky enough to live there, while visitors to the property often comment on how welcoming the house feels and how it has a positive vibe. The owners are sad to be leaving what has been a happy and safe family home for them, but they will leave knowing that another family will soon be calling it their home and building their lives within its walls.
For further information on this beautiful property, please call Laura or Kelly
LOVE PROPERTY NORTH YORKSHIRE
4 Trinity Church Square, Richmond, DL10 4HY 01748 825116