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Guide Price £695,000

The Hollies, Temple Lane, Copmanthorpe, York

An exceptional family home built in the early 1920’s which has retained a wealth of Arts & Crafts detailing.The accommodation has been painstakingly restored and extended to offer modern convenience and is offered for sale for only the second time in its history. Approached via a grand sweeping carriage driveway, flanked by box hedging.

Internally, the generous accommodation exceeds 2,000 sq ft and opens into a wide entrance hallway. Throughout are numerous architectural features including stained glass panelled doors, decorative tracery ceilings and a stunning carved timber staircase. Accessed from the hallway is the sitting room with ornate fireplace, as well as an exceptional dining/kitchen. This wonderful sociable space spans the entire width of the house and has a bay window at the dining end. The kitchen has quarry tiling and hand-built bespoke units, complemented by granite worksurfaces, with a Belfast sink and Aga. Beyond the dining/kitchen is a fabulous family room with triple aspect windows centred around a log burning stove. In addition ,is a handy utility room.

The first-floor houses four bedrooms including the stunning master suite with high vaulted ceiling and a walk-in en-suite bathroom complete with roll top bath. The further three bedrooms are served by a family shower room.

The property sits proudly back from the road on a generous sized plot with far rear reaching views from the first floor. The gardens to the side and rear are beautifully landscaped with mature trees and hedging.

In summary, a quite unique home immaculately maintained with great attention to architectural detail and heritage.


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, takeaway food outlets and golf club. 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. Copmanthorpe Primary School is in the village and the property falls within catchment for Tadcaster Grammar School.


Leaving York via Tadcaster Road following the signs for Copmanthorpe via the A64. Continue onto Top Lane which becomes Hallcroft Lane. Take the left turn onto Manor Heath and then left onto School Lane. Follow School Lane as it bends to the right and then take the right turn onto Station Road. Station Road becomes Temple Lane, follow for several hundred yards where the property is situated on the left hand side.

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4 bedroom property for sale

Guide Price £695,000

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