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Lockton, Near Pickering
- Beautifully Renovated Grade ll listed Cottage
- Well Presented Throughout
- Separate Annexe/Holiday Cottage
- Newly Fitted Dining Kitchen
- Living Room with Open Fire
- Tack Room and Hay Store
- 1.5 Acre Field Located a Short Walk Away
- Pretty Cottage Gardens
- Integral Garage and Ample Off Street Parking
- National Park Village
Ivy Cottage occupies a central position within this popular National Park Village, overlooking the Village Green to the front and with an open aspect to the rear. Grade II listed, the property has a wealth of charming period features, with beamed ceilings, original sash windows and exposed floorboards. Over the past two years the property has undergone a sympathetic and thorough restoration, building on the inherent character of the property to create a beautifully presented family home. The work undertaken includes new flagstone flooring to three rooms, full redecoration in Farrow and Ball colours, updated electrics, updated plumbing and the fitting of a stylish breakfast kitchen and high quality house bathroom.
In brief, the accommodation comprises; living/dining room with flagstone floor and open fire, dual aspect sitting room, stylish dining kitchen with solid wood units and an adjoining pantry/utility room. On the First Floor are three double bedrooms and a house bathroom with newly fitted heritage suite. On the Second Floor are two attic rooms, one currently used as a hobby room and the other as walk-in storage.
Standing in the garden to the rear is The Little Barn; a former outbuilding converted to create a good sized two bedroom holiday cottage which also has permission to be used as an annexe to the main house. The Little Barn provides accommodation over two floors and includes a large living room with full height ceilings, kitchen and bathroom and two good sized bedrooms, one up in the original Hayloft.
To the immediate rear is a sheltered hard paved seating area, giving way to a well-tended lawned cottage garden. There is ample parking either in the integral garage to the front of the property or off street parking to the rear entrance.
Ivy Cottage would make an ideal equestrian property with a large detached Goodricks timber stable block standing to the far end of the garden, Currently arranged as five loose boxes, tack room and hay store the stables have newly fitted safety electrics and water. The field is located a short walk away and amounts to 1.5 acres in total. Lockton is lovely riding country with miles of bridleways stretching out for miles in all directions leading through the Moors and Dalby Forest.
Lockton is an attractive and traditional rural village, located in beautiful countryside on the Southern edge of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. It has a tearoom and bistro and in the next village of Levisham is a public house. A further public house lies at the other end of Lockton, across the road. The Market Town of Pickering, is approximately 6 miles distant and is an attractive and thriving town with a wide range of amenities including shops, public houses, restaurants and swimming pool. Further amenities are available in the market town of Malton 14 miles distant, the popular coastal town of Whitby is 16 miles distant and the Historic City of York is 32 miles distant.