This lovely family home enjoys characterful and versatile accommodation featuring an abundance of original features. The internal accommodation is accessed via the entrance hall leading to the principle reception rooms, including a sitting room with exposed oak beams, oak flooring and log burning stove, a dining room with exposed oak beams, original Minton tile flooring, period surround with open fire and comfortable morning room flooded with natural light. To complete the ground floor accommodation is the galley style kitchen with fitted units and adjoining breakfast room with vaulted ceiling and pitched pine flooring together with a useful utility room. To the first floor is the master bedroom with en suite shower room, two further bedrooms and family bathroom.
The property is situated in the heart of the village and is approached via a gated driveway leading to the parking area and detached double garage. A particular feature of The Old Post Office House are the established and fully stocked front and rear gardens which are mainly laid to lawn interspersed with mature trees, established shrubs, borders and vegetable garden with raised beds to the rear.
Baldersby is a popular and conveniently located village with excellent transport links via the A1 and A19. The nearby cathedral city of Ripon and market town of Thirsk offer an extensive range of amenities including shops, supermarkets, restaurants and gastro pubs together with bustling weekly markets. The area is well served by schools for children of all ages in both the public and private sectors, including Ripon Grammar, Cundall Manor and Queen Mary’s, all within close proximity.
There is also a thriving farm shop in the village and an abundance of good public houses and primary schools in the surrounding villages. For the commuter the location is ideal, with easy access to the business centres and motorway network of the region. There is a mainline train station at Thirsk, connecting to the East Coast service and Grand Central service with fast, direct connection to London Kings Cross.
Mileages: A1(M) 1.5 miles, Thirsk 5 miles, Ripon 6 miles, Boroughbridge 11 miles, Northallerton 11 miles, York 25 miles. All mileages are approximate.
Services: Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating.