The Exclusive Collection, July 2024

July 5, 2024

We are excited to introduce you to five spectacular properties, which are all part of our Exclusive Collection for July 2024. Each home is incredibly unique and has its own individual charm and quality, whether it be a historic cottage, a breathtaking farmhouse, a brand new one-level home, a modern and stylish townhouse, or a generous five-bedroom property finished to the highest of standards (a sneak peek of what’s to come!) Here at Stephensons, we love to be trusted to sell properties that are each incredibly different but equally impressive and memorable. We can’t wait to share with you these incredible homes, and we hope you enjoy the exclusive premium video tours with our team.

Newton House Farm, Sutton-On-The-Forest

A Stunning Grade II Listed Former Farmhouse


Join Beth as she presents Newton House Farm, a five-bedroom Grade II-listed former Georgian farmhouse nestled in the picturesque village of Sutton-On-The-Forest, North Yorkshire. This stunning and substantial detached property boasts spacious accommodation, five generous bedrooms, and impressive manicured gardens, making it a unique and desirable home for any family.

The property has bags of potential and benefits from a wealth of charming period features. Welcoming you with a beautiful entrance hall and exposed wooden beams throughout the downstairs living spaces, the property is truly something to behold. There are many unique features, like the stunning feature fireplace with a log burner in the principal reception room and the feature brick fireplace in the dining room.

The heart of the home is the gorgeous country farmhouse-style kitchen with an original cast iron range cooker. It leads into the bright garden room extension, which overlooks the beautifully manicured rear garden with a double garage and gravelled path. Located just 8 miles north of York and enjoying popular amenities, including two excellent restaurants and a well-regarded primary school, Newton House Farm is a rare opportunity and the perfect new home for any family.

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Pear Tree House, Aldborough

A Charming Early 19th Century Cottage


Nick is delighted to show off Pear Tree House, a breathtaking four-bedroom detached cottage with origins believed to date back as early as 1805. The home boasts idyllic gardens approaching one-fifth of an acre. Aldborough, one of North Yorkshire’s most highly regarded villages and best-kept secrets, is home to a 16th-century pub, The Ship Inn, a Roman museum, famous May Day celebrations, and a once-a-year renowned classical music event.

The property’s stunning kitchen with extensive quartz workshops and an expansive range of cupboards leads out into the most charming garden you have ever seen. Landscaped by the current owners in 2001 to create four distinctive areas reminiscent of The Secret Garden, the Mediterranean-style courtyard features a secret wildflower wooded retreat and an evergreen archway.

Moving back into the home, the reception hall with a central staircase and oak flooring leads into a generous snug and long sitting room with a magnificent hand-carved fireplace and wood-burning stove. On the first floor, a principal bedroom with oak floorboards, a stylish en-suite shower room, and views of the 14th-century church await. There are three more double bedrooms with luxurious bathrooms, all offering maximum comfort and beautiful views of the surrounding village. Pear Tree House is a truly ‘wow’ home steeped in history and charm.

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Friars Terrace, York City Centre

A Beautiful Period Town House Overlooking The River Ouse


As Beth discovers Friars Terrace for the first time, join her in looking around this stunning townhouse, which occupies a beautiful, elevated position overlooking the River Ouse in the heart of York City Centre. The current owners have immaculately finished and maintained the home, creating a flexible and showstopping family accommodation that retains a wealth of its original period features.

Purchasing this property is a scarce opportunity. The home boasts three bedrooms over three storeys, all comprehensively renovated recently. It blends a stunning contemporary finish with traditional eye-catching features, like its original oak front door, period fireplaces, and an original kitchen range. The property’s breakfast kitchen is one of the house’s main features, with Quartz workshops, an inset sink unit, and a refitted range of contemporary base units. It leads through a garden room with quarry tile flooring with double doors, taking you into a spectacular front garden with seating space.

Upstairs across the remaining two floors are three beautiful bedrooms with views over the river and Clifford’s Tower, finished with period fireplaces, cast iron basket grates and built-in wardrobes. The decor and finish of the home are indeed something to admire, and anyone would be lucky to call this their home.

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Shepherd Barn, Bishop Thornton

A Superbly Modern Four-Bedroom Home


Beth loved this house, and so will you! Shepherd Barn is an architecturally designed four-bedroom detached house that has been immaculately maintained and extended. The home features an open-plan living kitchen with a formal lounge and a separate snug, and it enjoys underfloor heating throughout the ground floor. It also has a prime location within an exclusive development, Drovers Fold, which offers stone-built properties with panoramic views across open fields.

The first-floor features four generous double bedrooms, all en-suite and ideal for young and mature families. The primary suite features built-in double-fronted wardrobes in addition to a bank of oak-built sliding wardrobes with mirrored front doors—bedrooms two and three offer spacious walk-through wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving.

The owner can access the property through a pillared, gated entrance with a remote-activated, security-controlled front entrance gate. The substantial block paved drive provides off-street parking for numerous vehicles, and you can also access a timber-built double garage with twin remote-activated up-and-down doors. To the rear is the completely private manicured garden, perfect for days in the sun or evenings relaxing with the family, and a timber-built sun house. Shepherd Barn offers the best indoor and outdoor living and is the perfect spacious, private, and modern home for any family.

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Howardian View, Tollerton

A Brand-New Home Offering One Level Luxury Living


Built by the highly regarded Yorkshire developer Mulgrave Properties, Nick is ready to show you around Howardian View, a three-bedroom detached new home offering luxurious one-level living within an exclusive development of just three individually designed properties. This means that you will be part of a select few to enjoy the benefits of this unique property. The property benefits from a fabulous 0.25-acre plot and glorious rural views to the rear. In the pretty village of Tollerton, Howardian View is less than a 15-minute drive north of York and around 8 minutes from the bustling market town of Easingwold.

Mulgrave Properties is an independent York-based award-winning developer who specialises in building high-specification new homes in well-regarded rural locations across Yorkshire. Blending advanced technologies with both traditional and contemporary building materials, they are committed to delivering their customers a new home that is as energy efficient as it is luxurious, and we are delighted to be the appointed agent for Howardian View.

Enjoying a spacious reception hall, a sitting room with rear garden views, a staggeringly beautiful dining kitchen and living room, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a delightful rear garden with a paved seating area, lawn, and gated access into a grassed paddock, this new property is a real gem and awaits its new owners.

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We hope you enjoyed a look around each of these properties and marvelling at the experience each home offers. If you would like to enquire more about any featured properties or are interested in booking your private viewing, please contact us at You can also follow us on Instagram @Stephensons1871 for exclusive sneak peeks at new properties on the market.

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