For sale: Two boltholes on the Yorkshire coast where you can switch off and relax
We'd all like somewhere to retreat to after a hectic week of work. Some people would prefer a log cabin in the woods, others a caravan by the coast and there are those who yearn for an apartment in the city.
If the coast of Yorkshire is to your liking then there are a number of realistically-priced properties within walking distance of Scarborough's pleasant shoreline and its many wonderful amenities that you might like to consider.
How about this this two-bedroom ground floor flat at Grosvenor Crescent for example? it has an entrance hall, lounge, dining area, kitchen, two double bedrooms and a kitchen. And what is sure to be a real selling point is the off-street parking, the lawned garden and pleasant seating area.
The flat is on the market for £110,000. More details at www.zoopla.co.uk/for-sale/details/48221046?search_identifier=bc2a5ef18c8bd311bf9f75443ac6232a
There are also plenty of terraced houses in the area under the £90,000 mark - including this two-bedroom example on the wonderfully-named Trafalgar Square. It is to close Alpamare water park and the Open Air Theatre and is on sale for £82,500.
It has a well presented yard to the rear and a small forecourt to the front. The bedrooms are both doubles and it has a modern kitchen and bathroom and would make a great first home, a second home for holidays or to rent out for extra income.