Guide Price of £749,995

5 bed House for sale in Lakeside, Acaster Malbis


Key Features

  • Executive detached home
  • Highly sought-after location
  • Stunning lakeside views
  • Beautifully manicured plot
  • Heated outdoor pool
  • Original show home of the development
  • Spacious accommodation
  • Master suite with dressing room
  • Double garage
Occupying a prominent position upon the exclusive Lakeside at Acaster Malbis, we are delighted to present this five bedroom, detached home. The original show home of this award winning development, it's easy to see why number 29 was the jewel in the crown to showcase.

The spacious accommodation features four reception rooms, a breakfast kitchen, utility room and ground floor cloakroom. To the first floor are no less than five bedrooms, two with en-suite and a large house bathroom.

Externally, the property enjoys beautifully manicured front and rear gardens, a spacious driveway and a double garage. A delightful lakeside island connects from the garden via a small bridge. Last but by no means least, this executive property also boasts its very own outdoor heated swimming pool.

A timber, five-bar gate opens onto a driveway with ample parking for several cars, leading to a double garage and a tiled porch to the property itself. The landscaped frontage is beautifully designed with well-kept lawns meandering through an array of plants, trees and shrubs.

A generous entrance hall, with galleried landing above, welcomes you to this delightful, detached family home. Neutral décor complements ornate cornice and ceiling roses while natural light floods in from glazing either side of the front door. Parquet flooring in rich wood tones is ideal for this high traffic area of the home. A staircase sweeps up to the first floor accommodation.

Off the entrance hall, the ground floor cloakroom features a wash hand basin set within a vanity unit and a low level WC. Elegantly tiled walls and frosted glazed window complete the smallest room of the house.

Double doors open into a generous sitting room, naturally lit by dual aspect windows and sliding doors onto an external patio seating area which boasts delightful views of the lakeside gardens. A coal effect gas fire, set on marble hearth and surround, with elegant timber mantle over, acts as another focal point. A secondary pair of double doors opens from the lounge into the study.

Located to the front of the property, with views over the lawns, the study features dual aspect windows and offers ample space for multifunctional use.

A high quality, solid wood, farmhouse style kitchen provides an abundance of storage and preparation areas. Integral appliances include a fridge, dishwasher and Neff microwave, oven and gas hob with extractor over. A very useful pantry style cupboard provides further storage. A breakfast bar provides an informal dining area, and a complementing dresser completes the kitchen. Tiled flooring runs through to the utility room. Being positioned to the rear of the property, the garden and lakeside views are simply stunning.

Internally, the very best point from which to enjoy the spectacular view is the conservatory. Located off the breakfast kitchen, this fully glazed viewpoint boasts a stunning outlook across the rear garden and lake beyond. Double doors open to a patio seating area. Within the conservatory, tiled flooring is both stylish and practical. An anti-glare roof covering and central heating radiator make this additional reception room accessible all year round.

Off the breakfast kitchen, within the utility room, integral appliances include a washing machine and freezer while space is provided for a tumble dryer. The utility room is fully fitted with matching base and wall units to complement the kitchen. A timber rear entrance door with glazed panels leads out to the patio and swimming pool beyond, while an internal door gives access to a double garage.

The dining room is a flexible room, but ideally situated as a formal dining room with doors connecting to the kitchen and the entrance hall. A bay window allows plenty of natural light and provides views over the frontage.

A turning staircase leads to the first floor, galleried landing, with a window to the front elevation allowing natural light to flood in. High ceilings add to the feeling of space.

Occupying a third of the first floor accommodation, the large master suite enjoys dual aspect windows and an abundance of space featuring a walk-in dressing room plus an array of fitted bedroom furniture. A large window to the front looks over the lawns and the grand entrance to Lakeside. A full five piece bathroom boasting his and hers sinks, separate shower and a Jacuzzi bath completes the master bedroom. There is a frosted glazed window to the rear elevation.

The guest suite, located to the far end of a long landing, is naturally lit by dual aspect dormer windows to the front and rear elevations. Fitted bedroom furniture includes a headboard with bedside tables, fitted dressing table unit and wardrobes. As one would expect in a property of this calibre, the guest bedroom also features an en suite shower room. The shower room is fitted with a three piece suite to include a low level WC, wash hand basin set into a vanity unit and fitted shower unit. There is a frosted glazed window to the front elevation.

A third bedroom is a spacious double fitted with furniture including a dresser, wardrobe and drawers. A window to the front elevation provides views over the lawn and the grand entrance to Lakeside.

The property also benefits from two single bedrooms, each of which is fitted with a dressing table, wardrobe and bedside table. Located to the rear of the property these bedrooms provide spectacular views over the garden and the lake. The first single bedroom gives access to the loft space.

The large house bathroom is a five piece suite including a bath, low level WC, bidet, wash hand basin set in a white vanity unit and fitted shower. The bathroom is elegantly tiled and benefits from a frosted window to allow for light and ventilation.

Externally, the property boasts an immaculately manicured lawn with well-established trees and hedges adding character as well as privacy to the frontage. The drive leads to an integral double garage with electric up and over doors. Gated footpaths flow from either side of the property to the rear garden.

A further beautifully landscaped garden to the rear features stone paths meeting lawns, perfectly placed amongst impeccably trimmed hedges, shrubs and trees. A dwarf wall sits below well-established trees and runs part way through the garden, perfecting the layout.

There are many features to this enchanting garden. However, one of the most impressive is sure to be the outdoor, heated swimming pool. Set within a large patio area, it benefits from its own external maintenance house.

An alfresco dining area beneath a timber pergola is adorned with climbers. Heading along the walkway to the lake, a large Willow tree sways in the breeze. A bridge over the lake leads to a private, miniature island overlooking the stunning lake. Trees and bushes surround the island providing a secluded relaxation space and also offering a degree of privacy to the rear garden. Ample space is provided to the side of the property for a discreet storage shed.

Location Acaster Malbis is a very sought after location with a highly regarded Village Pub, a Village Hall and a Marina. Benefiting from superb transport links to major road networks and York railway station, the village is well placed for commuters. Acaster Malbis is well placed for a variety of excellent schools.

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Further Details

  • Status: Under Offer
  • Reference: 103303000507