4 bedroom Detached House for sale: Starfitts Lane, Kirkbymoorside

  • reception rooms 3
  • bedrooms 4
  • bathrooms 3
Reference: 35349_42319

Key Features

  • Period Country House with Chaffeur's Cottage, Stables, Manege and garage block
  • Howkeld House, is understood to have been designed by the renowned architect Walter Brierley
  • Howkeld House: Beautifully presented 4/5 bedroom detached family home
  • Contemporary designed two bedroom detached Chauffeur's Cottage
  • Two Stables, hay store, double garage with attached workshop, and courtyard
  • All weather manege
  • Mature south facing gardens with views over parkland and open countryside
  • Approx 3.2 acres of land available by separate negotiation approximately 3 miles away.


Situated in an outstanding location with views over the gardens, parkland and open countryside, close to the North York Moors National Park can be found this substantial period designed country house, understood to be by the renowned architect Walter Brierley. Howkeld House is now a sympathetically modernised five bedroom residence with stone elevations enhanced by beamed ceilings, stone quoins and stone corbelling. Plus a delightful two bedroom detached former Chauffeur’s Cottage that is currently let out successfully as a holiday cottage. Within the substantial courtyard there is a stable block with two stables, a hay store, double garage with attached workshop. An all weather manege adjoins the courtyard.

Howkeld House stands on approximately one acre which includes terraced lawned gardens, mature trees and rhododendrons. An approx 3.2 acre paddock situated within three miles near Harome is available by separate negotiation.

The ancient market towns of Kirkbymoorside and Helmsley are a short drive away, the city of York and coastal resort of Scarborough and Whitby are easily commutable.

Kirkbymoorside has an 18 hole golf course and sports facilities.

Note: The fireplace to the Living Room is to be replaced.

Tenure: We understand the property to be freehold. Vacant possession will be given on completion.

Services: Mains water and electricity are laid on. Oil fired central heating for the main house. LPG gas fired central heating system for the Chauffer’s Cottage Septic tank drainage.

Energy performance rating: Howkeld House Band F. Chauffer’s Cottage Band G.

Property tax: Band G

Need to sell your own property?
Contact Peter Illingworth on 01751 431107 for no-obligation advice.

Need advice on buying through another agent?
Contact Helen Shaw on 01751 431107 for an independent inspection by an experienced Chartered Surveyor, backed up by the RICS HomeBuyer report.

Strictly by appointment through the Agents Kirkbymoorside Office, 16 Market Place, Kirkbymoorside, York. Tel: 01751 431107.

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Reference: 35349_42319

Contact Agent

Peter Illingworth
Tel: 01751 431107