An impressive and individual four bedroom detached home situated in a favoured and quiet side road just off the popular Stockton Lane. This well-proportioned home offers balanced accommodation and a large, sunny south westerly garden.
The property was commissioned and built for a former Lord Mayor of York in 1976 who lived on the adjacent Chestnut Avenue, building 24A Lime Avenue at the rear of an extensive garden.
Internally is a storm porch opening into an entrance vestibule off which is a WC/cloakroom. From here, is a welcoming and spacious entrance hallway with ample space for some furniture, the current owners have a desk and office equipment, ideal as we all become more accustomed to working from home. There is also a useful under stairs cupboard. Accessed directly from the hall is the generous lounge with fireplace which has dual aspect light from the front and rear elevations. At the back of the lounge is a sun/garden room, ideal to enjoy the afternoon and evening sun.
Also off the hallway is a light and airy dining room with stripped pine flooring which is adjacent to the kitchen / breakfast room. The kitchen itself comprises of a series of wall and base units with integrated appliances including an eye level oven and grill, dishwasher, fridge and under counter space for a washing machine. There is a courtesy door from the kitchen to the side of the house where there is a canopy covered walkway and access to the garage.
Stairs from the entrance hallway lead to a galleried landing and four bedrooms. Bedrooms 1, 2 and 3 are all well-proportioned double bedrooms whilst the fourth bedroom is a comfortable single room or home office. They share use of a large family bathroom with bath, WC and sink. In addition is a further shower room and the main bedroom also has use of a wash basin.
Externally, to the front is a driveway leading to an integral garage. The front lawn garden sits behind a brick-built dwarf wall and has planted boarders with flowers and shrubs. To the rear is a beautiful garden and aspect, mainly laid to lawn with neat planted borders. In addition is a patio with Indian Sandstone paving, ideally positioned to enjoy the sunny south westerly aspect.
In summary, a superb detached family home situated on an enviable position in a choice location.
Lime Avenue is a charming side road situated off Stockton Lane, just 1 mile north of York city centre. Nearby Heworth Village has a thriving range of shops and amenities as well as Vangarde and Monks Cross offering further shops including supermarkets as well as restaurants, cinema and numerous other facilities. There are regular bus services into York which is also easy walking or cycling distance as is the train station. Monk Stray offers open recreational space and Heworth Golf Club is under a mile away. The property falls within the catchment area for the highly regarded Hempland Primary School as well as the equally well regarding Huntington and Arch Bishop Holgates Secondary Schools.
From the inner ring road at Monk Bar proceed onto Monkgate to the roundabout. Take the second exit onto Heworth Green and upon reaching the next roundabout at the junction with Malton Road and Stockton Lane, take the second exit onto Stockton Lane. Continue along Stockton Lane, taking a right hand turn into Lime avenue where the property is situated half way along on the right hand side.