The Mews House, 4 Fairlawns

Dishforth Road, Ripon
Guide Price £750,000

Welcome to The Mews House, 4 Fairlawns, an expansive and beautifully presented four-bedroom home set in a serene development on the edge of the picturesque and popular village of Sharow.

Situated within the stunning Fairlawns estate, a Regency country mansion surrounded by picturesque parkland, The Mews House is one of eleven unique properties that make up this prestigious and sought-after community.

The original mansion dates back to 1820, skilfully converted in the early 1980’s, boasting an impressive façade, featuring elegant Georgian windows and a striking rendered exterior. With its high ceiling heights and beautifully proportioned reception rooms, the property offers a spacious and elegant living environment. The principal reception rooms and bedroom accommodation benefit from a southernly aspect, ensuring ample natural light throughout the day.

Every space has been thoughtfully designed and carefully crafted to ensure a harmonious balance between functionality and aesthetics. From the beautifully presented living areas to the well-appointed bedrooms and bathrooms, each room boasts generous dimensions that allow for comfortable living and effortless entertaining.

Adding to the splendour of this residence are the exquisite ornate period details that adorn its interiors. Fine craftsmanship and intricate design elements bring a sense of history and timeless beauty to every room. From the carved mouldings and cornices to the ornamental fireplace surrounds and ceiling roses, showcase the rich architectural heritage of the property. These period features are a testament to the meticulous attention to detail and the dedication to preserving the integrity of the home's historical character.

The focal point of the ground floor accommodation is the spectacular drawing room, an exquisite space that exudes timeless charm and sophistication. Prepare to be wowed by the ornate period detailing that adorns the walls and ceilings, showcasing the craftsmanship and artistry of a bygone era. The expansive windows flood the room with natural light, creating an inviting and atmosphere that is perfect for both formal entertaining and relaxed gatherings. Within the drawing room is a lovely period fireplace, with open fire serving as a focal point and a cosy atmosphere during the colder months.

Adjacent to the drawing room, you'll find a beautiful formal dining room, offering an ideal setting for hosting dinner parties and special occasions. The refined ambiance is enhanced by the tasteful decor, period fire surround and open fire, creating an atmosphere of style and sophistication.

The breakfast kitchen is a testament to the craftsmanship of Grove House Interiors. With its hand crafted, painted cabinetry, granite worktops, Limestone flooring, Falcon range and integrated appliances, together with the convenience of a spacious walk-in pantry. This recently remodelled kitchen is designed to meet the highest standards of both style and functionality. Whether you're a culinary enthusiast or simply appreciate the beauty of a well-designed kitchen, this lovely space is sure to impress.

The sweeping staircase with half landing rises to the first floor, where the accommodation continues to impress. A spacious landing leads to bedroom accommodation. The expansive principal bedroom suite is a haven of luxury and tranquility. As you enter you will be greeted by views of the garden, creating a connection to the lovely surroundings. This private sanctuary also boasts the added convenience of a large walk in wardrobe and generous en-suite bathroom and shower room boasting luxurious fixtures and fittings.
Beyond the principal bedroom suite, you'll discover a generous guest bedroom and two further double bedrooms, each offering ample space.

These beautifully presented bedrooms provide flexibility and comfort, accommodating family members, guests, or the possibility of a home office or hobby room. Completing the first-floor accommodation is a well-appointed and spacious house bathroom, featuring modern fixtures and fittings.

The versatility of the garden room extends beyond entertaining and relaxation. It can be easily transformed into a cosy reading nook or a home office, allowing pursuit of hobbies or professional endeavours in a tranquil and inspiring environment.

Regardless of how you choose to utilise this versatile space, the garden room ensures a seamless connection with the outdoors. During warmer months, the room effortlessly extends to the patio area, allowing you to enjoy alfresco dining, bask in the sunshine, or simply revel in the beauty of the surrounding landscape. Its flexibility and adaptability make the garden room a true asset, enhancing the overall living experience of the property.
Adjacent to the house and garden room, you'll discover beautifully planted flower beds abound with roses, peonies and Iris together an additional stone flagged seating area.
A further secret garden awaits, bounded by meticulously clipped hedges, a pristine central lawn, spacious raised deck and a stone flagged terrace is perfect for entertaining and al fresco dining. A double garage, workshop and off-street parking provide convenient and secure spaces for vehicles.

If you're seeking a beautiful property, this residence is ideally suited for various buyers, including downsizers and those desiring a countryside retreat that's easy to lock up and leave.


Sharow is a picturesque and popular village situated on the edge of the historic cathedral city of Ripon. There is a thriving local community spirit and a range of amenities, recreational and sporting activities including a primary school, active social club and cricket ground. The village is also within catchment for the renowned Ripon Grammar School.

The surrounding countryside offers a wonderful selection of walks and riding along a network of footpaths and bridleways.

A short distance in any direction, you'll discover a wealth of first-class visitor attractions in the surrounding beautiful countryside providing a perfect base to explore the magnificent expanse of North Yorkshire countryside. Rivers, reservoirs and pastures, woodlands, ancient monuments and breathtaking moorland are right on the doorstep.

The location offers easy access to the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Yorkshire Dales and Yorkshire Moors with many National Trust attractions including Studley Royal Deer Park and Fountains Abbey World Heritage Site.


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