3 bed detached, off Clifton Green, pleasant 10 min riverside walk into city home swap
3 bed detached Clifton Green, pleasant 10 min walk into city/Bootham Bar. Our home offers spacious and practical living accommodation for couples or families. We have two reception rooms, a conservatory and a well equipped kitchen. Upstairs: master bedroom with kingsize bed with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath, bedroom with single bed and pull out bed( can be put together for 6 foot wide bed or positioned elsewhere in room) and 1 single. There is also a large, modern bathroom with separate shower and bath.
Air conditioning in lounge. Virgin media TIVO box with 150Mb broadband / Wi-fi. Also Apple Tv, Now TV box with Sky movies included
AirPlay speakers in living room and 2 bedrooms.
2nd lounge/study with kids facilities including: Xbox 360, Nintendo wiiU, Apple Mac and lots of board games, cuddly toys etc. including Yamaha Digital Piano
Kitchen has dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, Dualit toaster Fisher and Paykel fridge freezer
drive for 3 cars with detached garage (Dryer in garage.)
Conservatory also has a cross trainer
About the location
Our home benefits from a brilliant location in the leafy area of Clifton Green with it's shops and village green and is just 10 mins walk to the city walls of York (via the riverside walk if preferred). The Homestead Park (2 mins walk) is brilliant for young children with it's adventure playgrounds and open spaces. There are also tennis courts and sports facilities close by.
Positioned just off a main route into the city, all the delights of historic York are within easy walking distance. Museums and places of historic interest include: Jorvik Viking Museum, The Yorkshire Museum, National Railway Museum and The Shambles (winner of Google's Most Picturesque Street in Britain). You can also walk the City Walls, take a cruise along the River Ouse and visit the renowned York Minster.
During the summer there are numerous food festivals and other exciting events to enjoy.
Numerous theatres and cinemas offer quality entertainment and a wide range of restaurants and hotels are also on hand. Brilliant shopping is on your doorstep with well known brands and smaller unique stores.
Using the historic city of York as your base, journey through Yorkshire’s stunning scenery and discover the beauty of England’s largest county. If you saw the Tour de France, you couldn’t have missed Yorkshire’s breathtaking scenery – and most of the historic houses, gardens and attractions you saw are under an hour’s drive from our home.
Take a trip along rugged coastline in the North East Yorkshire filled with popular seaside resorts or embrace the elements at North York Moors National Park. This is a land where you can ramble or cycle, explore world class heritage sites and ride steam trains.
Explore Ryedale, offering some of the most spectacular scenery in England or visit the Howardian Hills’ abundant woodland, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. For art lovers, David Hockney’s Yorkshire Wolds are close by.
Experience the warmth of Yorkshire hospitality for yourself; meander into charming villages and historic market towns. Allow York to be your springboard into the amazing countryside that is on our doorstep.
Good transport links (short walk to train station) London and Edinburgh two hours by train, Newcastle one hour.
Type of home swap
- Home Exchange
- Open to Offers
- Weekend Exchange
Conditions of home exchange
- Non smokers only
- No pets allowed
- Children welcome
- Pet Care Offered
- Garage / Parking
- Baby / children facilities
- Use of computer
- Washer / Drier
- Use of bike
- Horse Riding
- Shopping facilities
- Local restaurants
- Art galleries
- Good public transport
- Car not required
Closest airport: Leeds Bradford
Nearest city: York, Leeds, Sheffield, Manchester
Property type: House
Location type: City