A handsome executive detached property situated on a sought-after development of similarly attractive homes, in the popular village of Copmanthorpe.
Manor Farm Close is particularly well regarded and as such properties rarely come to market with many owners still living there from new. There is a genuine sense of community within the development, where in the past they have celebrated with street parties to mark recognised occasions such as Royal Weddings.
This four-bedroom detached home offers well balanced accommodation and is immaculately presented throughout, including high specification finishes and appliances. The house is also superbly positioned in the corner of this prestigious development offering both kerb appeal as well as boasting enviable open views over fields.
The property opens into a large entrance hallway with cloakroom/WC. The hallway provides access to all the principal rooms including the dual aspect lounge with solid premium grade oak herringbone flooring, log burner and french doors onto the rear patio and garden.
The real heart of this home is the kitchen/dining room/family room which has been extended, creating a wonderful family/entertaining space, with the benefit of underfloor heating. The kitchen area features shaker style base and wall units with quartz worktops over and undermount sink as well as central island housing a large Neff induction hob. There are three NEFF ovens; one of which is a combination microwave and space specifically designed to house an American style fridge freezer. This sociable space continues into a living area with ample room for a large sofa, and beyond here further space for a large dining table. The dining area especially is bathed in natural light from Velux windows. Situated at the rear of the house, the hub of the home and a space that needs to be viewed to be truly appreciated.
Also off the kitchen is a handy utility room with provisions for further appliances. Completing the ground floor accommodation is an office/study – ideal as we all become increasingly accustomed to home working.
Stairs from the entrance hallway lead to a first floor landing with four well-proportioned double bedrooms including the Master Suite with dual aspect light from the front and rear elevations, with a contemporary en-suite bathroom with large walk in shower and underfloor heating A modern family bathroom which also boasts underfloor heating, serves the remaining three bedrooms.
Externally, to the front is a block paved driveway for two vehicles which lead to the double garage. There is also a pretty front lawned garden with shrubs. The rear garden is south facing and so enjoys un-interrupted sun including into the evening. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with well stocked borders, fenced boundaries and four separate patio seating areas laid to Indian stone, ideal to enjoy al-fresco dining. The property also has the benefit of wonderful views over open fields.
In summary, a fantastic family home in a sought after village location, occupying an enviable position within an exclusive development.
The thriving village of Copmanthorpe lies 3 miles south west of York city centre and is served by a wide selection of local amenities, including convenience stores, a public house, butchers, pharmacy, doctor’s surgery, Post Office, and takeaway food outlets. Copmanthorpe also boasts its own 18 hole Golf Course at Pike Hills. The McArthur Glen Designer Outlet is also a short drive away. Copmanthorpe provides excellent commuting for the A64 and further afield. A regular bus service also operates to and from the city centre. Within the village itself is Copmanthorpe Primary School with a current OFSTED rateing of ‘Good’ and the property falls within catchment for Tadcaster Grammar School.
York itself is a historical city famed for its city walls and York Minster, one of Europe’s largest cathedrals of its kind. As such York is one of the countries most visited locations, attracting those looking to take advantage of the many bars, restaurants, historic and cultural attractions the city offers. The mainline train station offers services to London in under two hours and road links mean nearby cities such as Leeds and Harrogate are easily reached.
Leaving York via Blossom Street and The Mount, continue past the Knavesmire and through to Tadcaster Road. Pass the large Tesco on the right and follow the road to the traffic lights remaining in the right hand lane, following the signs for Copmanthorpe village. Continue onto Top Lane, then take a left into Horseman Lane, then left again into Back Lane. Take the right hand turning into Manor Farm Close where Number 15 is located on your left hand side.