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Whitby, Westerdale, YO21 2DE

5 Bedroom Detached House

Offers in the region of £775,000

Property Overview

Low House is the most picturesque Grade II detached property situated between the village of Westerdale and Castleton in the heart of the North York Moors National Park. The property enjoys the most beautiful views overlooking Westerdale. Set within approximately fourteen acres of gardens and paddocks this really is a rare opportunity to purchase such a charming house. An old house (parts of which date back to 1673) full of character, with many period features comprises: entrance hallway, sun room, bespoke handmade oak kitchen, family room, sitting room, dining room, large utility/ boot room, master bedroom en-suite, four further bedrooms and family bathroom. Surrounding the property is an immaculate garden with an abundance of mature plants, trees and shrubs. The land is split into six paddocks, parkland and pasture. There is a substantial outbuilding which is ideal for sheep and a timber stable and hay store. Large vegetable patch. Ample parking in the farmyard area. Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate this unique property.


Low House is situated on Westerdale Side between the villages of Westerdale and Castleton. Castleton provides local shopping facilities serving day to day needs, a Co-op village supermarket, Café/ Post Office, Primary School (rated excellent by Ofsted) , Several pubs, Beauty salon and Railway station. Guisborough and Stokesley are only a short drive away offering larger shops and weekly local markets. Three cricket clubs within two miles of Westerdale, Castleton and Danby. Scenic bowling club in Castleton. Guisborough 9 miles, Stokesley 14 miles, Whitby 16 miles and Teesside 16 miles.


Solid wooden entrance door with "My lot is in a pleasant place and a fair heritage" carved into the casing. Solid stone floor. Wooden window to side. Cupboard housing electrical mains board. Door leading to sun room.


Double glazed wooden window to front with far reaching views over Westerdale. Double glazed wooden door leading to patio. Internal feature windows. Radiator.


Wooden glazed window to front. Exposed beams. Steps leading to the sitting room and dining room. Radiator. Stairs leading to first floor.


Double glazed bow window to side with window seat. Sliding sash window to side. Double glazed window to front. Solid oak block flooring. Exposed beams. Open fire with feature brick surround and hearth. Picture rail. Under stairs storage cupboard. TV & BT point.


Sash window to rear. Feature small window. Picture rail. Exposed beams. Serving hatch. Radiator.


Wooden window to rear. Handmade oak 'Stirling & Jones' kitchen. Granite work tops. Blue oil fired Aga. Ceramic hob. Tiled splash backs. Exposed beams. Recessed lights. One and half bowl ceramic sink and drainer. Amtico tiles. Space for fridge freezer. Alarm panel.


Wooden windows to both front & rear. Teak block flooring. Oak panelling to the walls. Multi fuel 'Stovax' stove set on stone hearth and brick surround. Exposed beams. TV & BT point. Picture rail.


Wooden part glazed door to front. Range of base units. Double stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Worcester oil boiler. Solid stone floor. Sheila maid.


Opaque part glazed window to side. Hand wash basin. W.C.


Wooden window to rear. Internal glazed window. Solid stone staircase with carved wooden spindles. Loft access. Alarm panel. Book shelves. Exposed beams. Roof light.


Two wooden windows to side. Built in wardrobes. Two radiators. Loft access. BT point.


Wooden window to front. W.C. Bath. Hand wash basin. Fully tiled shower cubicle with mira shower. Part tiled walls. Chrome heated ladder style towel rail.


Double glazed wooden window to front. Wooden window to rear and side. Shower cubicle with Mira electric shower. Hand wash basin. Built in wardrobes. BT point. Radiator. Picture rail. Loft access.


Double glazed wooden window to front. Radiator. Picture rail.


Double glazed wooden window to front. Radiator. Picture rail.


Double glazed wooden window to front. Radiator. Loft access. Picture rail. Storage cupboard with shelving.


Wooden window to rear. Bath. Hand wash basin. Heated towel rail. Airing cupboard with shelving and hot water tank. Exposed beams.


Wooden double glazed window to front. W.C. Radiator.



The most beautiful well stocked private gardens with far reaching views across Westerdale. The gardens have dry stone walls surrounding. There are an abundance of mature plants, trees and shrubs. Greenhouse and wooden summer house.


There are six paddocks measuring approximately fourteen acres in total including two areas of woodland, 5.2 hectors are eligible for single farm payment. Electricity supply covering the land. There is a substantial shed which is currently used for sheep. Timber stable and store. Large vegetable patch. The farmyard area provides ample parking. Log store. Oil tank. Garage adjacent to the property. Common rights to the moor.


Mon - Fri - 9am - 5.30pm
Saturday - 9am - 1pm
Sunday - Closed

These particulars have been prepared as accurately and as reliably as possible, but should not be relied upon as ‘statements or fact’. If there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we would be pleased to check the information. Do so particularly, if contemplating travelling some distance to view the property. We have not tested any services, appliances, equipment or facilities and nothing in these particulars should be deemed to be a statement that they are in good working order, or that the property is in good structural condition or otherwise.
Any areas, measurements or distances referred to are given as a guide only and are not precise. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise regarding the items mentioned above and as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars. No person in the employment of Joplings has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property or these particulars not enter into any contract relating to the property on behalf of the vendor. We have not inspected the deeds to the property and therefore any reference or inference to boundaries, rights of way etc. are subject to confirmation.


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