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For sale: Dream home in the country

Lollybogs is in an idyllic rural spot close to Harrogate.
Lollybogs is in an idyllic rural spot close to Harrogate.
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Lollybogs, High Birstwith, near Harrogate

Price:£1.795m

This 17th century longhouse has had a sensitive 21st century makeover and is now a sensational family home.

The glazed extension connects to the kitchen.

The glazed extension connects to the kitchen.

The property, which is close to Harrogate and has Nidderdale views, is full of period features along with modern must-haves. The main house has a drawing room, dining room and a kitchen designed and fitted by Mark Wilkinson. This leads to an orangery by Oak By Design. The house also has a utility room, study with bespoke Clarity Art fitted furniture, a family room, guest bedroom with en-suite bathroom and two cloakrooms. Upstairs are four bedrooms and three bathrooms.

The Coach House offers ancillary accommodation and there are workshops, a timber barn, outbuildngs, garaging for 10 cars and stables plus a tack room. The grounds stretch to 5.4 acres with gardens, a wood and fenced pasture land ideal for horses.

Owner Sarah Nattress says: “We have done a lot of work since buying it in 2013, including extending and refurbishing the house and landscaping the grounds.” The house gets its name from the original owner Mr Lolly who allowed locals to use his bogs and stream for water.”

The light, bright sitting room with feature fireplace.

The light, bright sitting room with feature fireplace.

The kitchen is by Mark Wilkinson

The kitchen is by Mark Wilkinson