Stunning detached barn conversion in Masham

Tuesday, 20th February 2018, 2:21 pm
Updated Tuesday, 20th February 2018, 2:43 pm

This stunning detached barn conversion reveals beautifully appointed interiors with a spacious and characterful layout incorporating four double bedrooms and lovely light living space, having south facing large gardens, an adjoining paddock with separate access and detached outbuilding with double garage and studio/office over, approaching 1.5 acres (0.6 HA) in total in a rural location a short drive from Masham and its amenities.

Sutton Barn is an immaculately presented and wonderfully individual barn conversion which provides spacious and flexibly arranged accommodation combining traditional features with quality fittings throughout. This detached property is offered with oil fired central heating and double glazed windows with timber frames, having neutral décor and preserving the original charm and character of this traditional barn, with exposed brickwork and an impressive staircase, having been sympathetically extended to provide a flexible south facing room overlooking the gardens and countryside beyond.

Sutton Barn is approached by a stable door leading to the utility room which is fitted with a range of units, central heating boiler, space for appliances and tiled flooring, there is a refitted breakfast kitchen with a range of oak wall and base level units with granite work surfaces over, integrated appliances, tiled flooring and folding doors to the living room along with a recessed Welsh dresser.

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There is a central dining room with feature staircase rising to the first floor having a study area to the side, with exposed brick wall, tiled flooring and two sets of folding doors leading to the living room which is a light and versatile living space with tiled flooring and windows to three sides along with a glazed door to the garden.

The separate sitting room features a substantial multi fuel stove, tiled flooring and glazing to one side, being open to a sunroom which is glazed to three sides with French doors opening to the side.

To the first floor there is a galleried landing with split staircase with access to master bedroom with vaulted ceiling having exposed beams and trusses, gable window with open views and an en-suite bathroom with a white suite including a bath with shower over and fully tiled walls.

There is a further double bedroom with windows overlooking the gardens and beyond plus updated ensuite shower room with double shower unit and tiled walls. Bedroom three features an open outlook and access to a minstrels gallery with windows to the south-east and open to the staircase, there is a fourth bedroom with gable window and a house bathroom including a suite with bath and shower over plus airing cupboard.

Externally Sutton Barn is approached by a block paved driveway with two timber five bar gates and a hand gate leading to a further driveway and access to a detached double garage with twin double doors, having the provision of electric light and power, to the side of the building there is a flexible room with tiled flooring and door to the side along with a staircase leading to the first floor where there is a studio/office having two Velux roof lights and a gable window, therefore versatile for a variety of uses.

There is an attractive paved terrace to the south of the property, providing an ideal space for entertaining and enjoying a sunny aspect with views across the garden, paddock and distant countryside beyond, having shaped beds and borders along with a low stone wall boundary and beyond the garden is laid to lawn with a large well-tended garden, herbaceous shrubs and borders along with trees to the perimeter and a fenced boundary adjoining the paddock which is located to the west and has gated access from Sutton Lane.

Sutton Barn is idyllically positioned surrounded by open countryside away from Leyburn Road and within easy reach of Masham and its varied amenities. The charming market town of Masham offers shops, services and a weekly market along with a choice of public houses and restaurants, plus there is a primary school. There are more extensive amenities in Layburn and in the cathedral city of Ripon which offer further shops, recreational facilities plus super markets and secondary schools. Masham is located within some of the region’s most beautiful countryside with Wensleydale, Nidderdale and the Yorkshire Moors easily accessible plus there are sports clubs, golf courses at Masham and Ripon, Horse racing at Ripon and leisure facilities all within easy reach. For the commuter, the location is well placed for the nearby A1, with links to the surrounding towns and cities, business centres and motorway network of the region.

Address: Sutton Barn, Masham, Ripon HG5

Price: £750,000

Agent: Dacre, Son & Hartley 01765 605151