The Oval, Skipton BD23


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3

The historic market town of Skipton (in Craven) is known as the 'Gateway to the Dales' and provides extensive recreational facilities with stunning open countryside nearby. On the cusp of the Yorkshire Dales National Park with excellent walking, climbing and fishing including the famous Yorkshire 3 Peaks. Craven has its fair share of gourmet pubs, restaurants and excellent sporting facilities including a state of the art swimming pool and gym.

Leeds and Manchester are within comfortable daily commuting distance and direct trains to London’s Kings Cross as well as Leeds, Bradford and the Settle to Carlisle line, run regularly.

Skipton offers a wide range of shopping with High Street brands including Marks & Spencer’s Food as well as a diverse range of private retailers and regular markets. Another central attraction is the Leeds Liverpool Canal which provides fishing, boat hire and sightseeing trips as well as walks on the level. Skipton Castle is one of the best preserved in the UK. There are very well respected primary and secondary schools within the town including Skipton Girls High & Ermysteds Grammar.

The property

A traditional three bedroomed end terrace presented to high standards and in excellent condition. Updated and including, UPVC double glazing throughout, gas central heating with hive control, modern kitchen and bathroom along with decorations. Sat in an elevated position with gardens to the front and rear on this quiet, family orientated part of town. Offering an entrance hall, living room, re-fitted dining kitchen with built in appliances, ground floor WC, three bedrooms and house bathroom to the first floor. We are informed the property has cavity wall insulation providing excellent heat retention, and keeping the running costs down. We feel that this property offers excellent value for money as a family home or ideal investor opportunity. The property is very much ready to move into or let out if required.

Entrance hall

Approached from the flagged pathways and front gardens to a UPVC door with leaded and stained glazed panels, into a entrance hall with stripped pine timber panel door leading to the living room, and stairs rising to the first floor landing. Central heating radiator, and contemporary centre light point.

Living room

Of good proportions and being square shaped, featuring a coal effect gas fire with marble heath and interior and brass surround and having a pine surround timber fender to the hearth. Natural light from a large UPVC double glazed window to the front of the property overlooking the front gardens and with central heating radiator below. Stripped pine doors, one leading to the under stairs cupboard incorporating the house boiler as well as room for a tumble dryer if required, and a further door leading into the breakfast-kitchen. TV point.


More recently re-fitted and offering an excellent range of quality light-oak-effect units with granite effect worktops over. Including a range of drawers, cupboards and integrated fridge and freezer. Logik built under fan-oven with a matching four ring electric hob over both finished in stainless steel and with stainless steel splash back and extractor hood over. Tiling between the worktops and the wall units and with a single bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap set below a UPVC double glazed window for natural light. Further UPVC double glazed window and a glazed UPVC door onto the rear gardens make this a light kitchen with a pleasant outlook. Plumbing and space for an automatic washing machine, double panel heating radiator and space for a small table. Contemporary style multi-point adjustable spotlights.


Stripped timber door giving access to the downstairs cloakroom incorporating a close coupled contemporary style WC sat below a UPVC double glazed window with obscure glass and with matching corner hand basin with contemporary mixer tap over. Heating radiator.


Approached from the ground floor via a straight flight stairs with return spindled balustrade. Natural light from a UPVC double glazed window to the gable. Loft hatch / access, and doors to the three bedrooms and house bathroom.

Bedroom one

To the front of the property with pleasant long distance views through the UPVC double glazed window with heating radiator below. A double bedroom with space for fitted or free standing wardrobes.

Bedroom two

A further double bedroom this time to the rear of the property and with a UPVC double glazed window with heating radiator below. Ample space for a double bed and associated furniture.

Bedroom three

Still to the rear of the property a good size single bedroom with UPVC double glazed window allowing ample natural light. Heating radiator.


A contemporary bathroom comprising of a panelled bath with Mira thermostatic shower over and bi-fold glass shower door. Full pedestal wash basin with chrome mixer tap and matching contemporary style WC. Travertine style tiling throughout this bathroom including two attractive Listellos and tiling to the floor. Ladder style heating radiator finished in white, recessed lighting, extractor fan and natural light from a UPVC double glazed window to the gable end with obscure glass.


To the front of the property on approach to the front door there is a mainly lawned garden with flower beds and flagged pathways. To the rear of the property there is a well proportioned garden laid mainly to lawn but with borders and flagged areas as well as pebbled beds giving access to a timber shed which is included in the sale.


All mains services are installed.

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