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London House, Apperley Lane
rawdon, west yorkshire

Property marketed by Harrison Robinson

126 Bolling Road, Ben Rhydding, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8PN

Guide Price£389,950
Reception Rooms 1
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2

Key Features

  • Three Bedroom Victorian Property
  • Sitting Room With Log Burning Stove
  • Most Spacious Dining Kitchen
  • Master Bedroom With En-Suite
  • Immaculately Presented Throughout
  • Spacious Integral Garage
  • Off Street Parking
  • Conservation Area
  • Close To New Apperly Bridge Station
  • Easy Access To Leeds Bradford Airport

About this property

A most charming, three-bedroom, traditional, double-fronted, stone cottage offering excellent accommodation with many recent, stylish and contemporary improvements and an early internal inspection is highly recommended. ‘London House’ enjoys a pleasant setting within the popular Little London area of Rawdon.

Conveniently placed for many local amenities including shops, schools and transport links at Apperley Bridge Station. The impressive accommodation includes gas fired central heating and sealed unit double glazing and briefly comprises; ground floor, spacious sitting room with feature log burning stove, charming, contemporary, fitted dining kitchen with solid oak flooring, useful basement cellars, first floor landing, principal bedroom with en suite shower room, two further bedrooms and house bathroom with modern suite. Outside there is a Yorkshire stone paved garden area to the front together with attached, large, double height, single garage at the rear, ideal for storing all the family paraphernalia. There is a single parking space in front of the garage by the back door which is bathed in sunshine and is ideal for relaxing or al fresco entertaining.
The property is located in Little London, which was designated a Conservation Area in the 1970s and is renowned for its traditional character properties and therefore much sought after. Commuting is easy from here via public transport and road links, with the (A65) and (A658) on hand, which in turn lead you to motorway networks and the centre of Leeds & Bradford. For the more travelled commuter Leeds - Bradford Airport is only a convenient short car ride away. There is the newly opened railway Station at Apperley Bridge, located just down the road, with direct links to Leeds & Bradford, with national rail links beyond, which has only further enhanced the appeal of this location. There are various excellent schools that cater for all ages and many amenities on offer in the area, including a shopping complex in Guiseley, the High Street at Yeadon and Horsforth village, which all offer a selection of shops, pubs, restaurants and eateries catering for all tastes and age groups. Beautiful countryside and canalside walks are literally on your doorstep.
The accommodation with approximate room measurements briefly comprises: -


Lounge 4.5 x 4.1 (14'9" x 13'5")
Steps lead up from the front gate to a heavy, solid, wooden, black, painted front entrance door, opening directly into the spacious sitting room. One’s eyes are immediately drawn to the attractive, stone chimney breast with raised hearth housing a cast iron, log burning stove with heavy, stone mantle over. Overall the sitting room has a great feeling of space with UPVC double-glazed windows to the front and side elevations affording ample natural light. The room benefits from television and telephone points, quality carpeted flooring, halogen ceiling downlights and radiator. Doorways give access to the stairs and the:

Dining Kitchen 5.5 x 4.3 (18'0" x 14'1")
What a wonderful space! Fitted with a highly attractive range of contemporary, wooden fronted, fitted, wall and base units and drawers with stainless-steel handles, incorporating granite effect, laminate work surfaces with dark, tiled splashbacks and smart, concealed lighting. A one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap sits under a double-glazed window. Integrated appliances include a built in, stainless-steel, Prima double oven and stainless-steel, four-ring, gas hob unit having a feature, stainless-steel cooker hood over, built in microwave, integral fridge/freezer, integral dishwasher and washing machine. Recessed halogen downlighting, attractive, complementary, oak flooring, radiator, UPVC, sealed unit, double-glazed windows to the front and rear and a timber, rear, entrance door. This is a special room with ample space for a large family dining table and even a small sofa or armchair and one can imagine many happy times here entertaining friends and family.


Cellar 4.6 x 2.7 (15'1" x 8'10")
A doorway gives access to steps leading down from the dining kitchen to a vaulted cellar area with Yorkshire stone floor and stone keeping shelf. Further cellar area off.


A doorway from the sitting room gives access to stairs leading up to a landing area having recessed halogen downlights and radiator.

Master Bedroom 4.3 x 3.7 (14'1" x 12'1")
A most spacious, double bedroom having UPVC, sealed unit, double-glazed window with pleasant outlook affording long distance, countryside views to the front. Carpeted flooring and radiator. Door giving access to:

En Suite Shower Room
A smartly presented shower room fitted with a modern, white suite comprising a corner shower cubicle with glazed surround with mains thermostatic shower, a low level w/c, and a wall hung hand basin with monobloc, chrome tap. White, tiled walls with mosaic border tiles, smart, blue, vinyl flooring, recessed halogen downlighting, fan and chrome, ladder, heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two 4.1 x 3 (13'5" x 9'10")
A further charming, spacious, double bedroom to the front elevation with carpeted flooring, radiator and UPVC, sealed unit, double-glazed window enjoying long distance views to the front.

Bedroom Three 2.8 x 1.8 (9'2" x 5'10")
A single bedroom to the rear aspect with UPVC, sealed unit, double-glazed window to the rear offering a charming view over the rooftops of Little London. Carpeted flooring, a display shelf and a radiator. Loft hatch access.

A spacious, house bathroom fitted with a modern, white suite comprising panelled, ‘P’ shaped bath with curved, glass shower screen and ceiling mounted, drench shower over with modern, wall mounted, chrome controls, a wall mounted, wash hand basin with chrome, monobloc tap and a low-level w/c. Part tiled walls, smart, blue, vinyl flooring, a UPVC, sealed unit, double-glazed window to the rear with opaque glass and tiled windowsill,. Recessed halogen spotlights, extractor fan and a chrome, ladder, heated towel rail.


A most spacious, single garage with tall ceiling having a white, up and over door, light and power supply and housing a Sabre gas fired, central heating boiler. Parking space to the front of the garage for one car.

There is a pleasant, Yorkshire stone paved garden area to the front of the property with outside water tap. A garden gate and matching picket fence complete the picture.

Leeds Authority Council Tax Band E.

Property added 26/09/2022