4 Bedroom Duplex apartment For Sale   |   The Residence, Bishopthorpe, York, North Yorkshire, YO23 1DQ   |    1,075,000

Key Features

  • Luxury, duplex penthouse with terrace
  • 3 to 4 large bedrooms
  • Luxury kitchen + separate utility
  • Stunning views across the Knavesmire
  • V lge reception opens to dining rooom
  • Vacant possession / no chain
  • Concierge and entrance vestibule
  • Easy walking distance to city centre
  • Sought after Knavesmire area
  • Local amenities on Bishopthorpe Road


Wow, located in the iconic Terry's of York conversion, this exclusive 3/4 bedroom, duplex penthouse suite extends to over 2,000 square feet of luxurious, flexible, living space. with a large terrace giving unrivalled views towards the picturesque Knavesmire and race course.
This stunning duplex apartment offers over 2000 square feet of luxury living space on the outskirts of one of England's most sought-after, historic cities. The beautifully maintained grounds include The Peace garden with a play area for young children attached. The site includes a dentist and will soon include a bistro and deli with a small coop opening on the nearby Chocolate Works site. There are two parking spaces allocated to the apartment which are located to the rear, within easy reach of the entrance vestibule. The apartment is approached via an opulent vestibule and is managed by an on site concierge; there is also a visual intercom entry system. It is easy to see how one of the apartments in the converted Terry's of York building, recently featured on TV as the best apartment in York. A lift leads up to the 4th or 5th floor, entrance hallways to the apartment where the beautifully maintained communal landings lead to the private entrances. The duplex can be approached from the top, fifth floor, where the large reception room, opening to a large dining space is situated, along with a fully fitted kitchen including Neff integrated appliances and quartz work tops as well as a quartz breakfast bar. A separate utility room includes a washing machine and dryer . The large living / reception room and dining room feature floor to ceiling glass windows and doors which open onto a large, south facing terrace with fantastic views across York and the Knavesmire . A second spacious room, off the living room can be used as a study or perhaps a fourth bedroom /guest room as there is a cloak room / wc is also on this fifth floor . The fourth floor, which can be approached from its own entrance or via the attractive internal stairway, features 3 large bedrooms, all with quality fitted wardrobes with the principal suite featuring a large luxury ensuite. A large family bathroom serves the two other double bedrooms. The views from the bedrooms look towards the city and York Minster.
The apartments have their own private entrance gate to the race course.

Fourth Floor


18' 6'' x 10' 9'' (5.64m x 3.28m) Floor to ceiling fitted wardrobes with mirrored front doors - Vertical panel radiator - Views to the Clock Tower and Minster


Luxury shower room with Villeroy & Boch sanitary ware to include: large walk in shower with dual shower heads; glass panel shower screen ;hidden flush WC - built in dresser unit with two sinks - Vertical panel chrome radiator - Fully tiled walls and floor - Recessed down lights


15' 7'' x 9' 6'' (4.75m x 2.9m) Floor to ceiling fitted wardrobes - Fitted carpet


12' 5'' x 10' 11'' (3.81m x 3.33m) Fitted wardrobes - Vertical panel radiator - Aspect to the Knavesmire - Fitted carpet


Fully tiled walls and floor - Low flush WC - Built in vanity cabinet - Fitted mirror with down lights over - Bath with over bath shower and glass shower screen

Fifth Floor


Concierge and seating


Part tiled walls - Chrome ladder radiator - Recessed down lights - Low flush hidden WC - Wall mounted sink with chrome mixer tap - Large fitted mirror - Extractor fan


Vertical panel radiator - Fitted carpet - Floor to ceiling glass window with door to terrace - Open plan to large reception room


15' 4'' x 10' 4'' (4.7m x 3.15m) Flexible space suitable as a study or bedroom - Glass doors to the large reception room - Fitted floor to ceiling curtains - Vertical panel radiator - Fitted carpet


2 entrance vestibules : floors 4 and top floor level 5 reached by lift with personal codes - Fitted carpets - Vertical panel radiators - Glass balustrades


31' 5'' x 20' 0'' (9.58m x 6.1m) Extra large living space extending to over 31.5ft - Fitted carpet - 2 Vertical panel radiators - Floor to ceiling glass windows with door to terrace


13' 3'' x 10' 0'' (4.06m x 3.07m) Hi spec kitchen - Range of contemporary quality fitted base and eye level units - Neff appliances to include: dual ovens as well as combi microwave - Ceramic hob with extractor hood over - Recessed one and a half bowl stainless steel with rinser mixer tap over - Quartz worktops - Wine cooler - Integrated fridge freezer - Purpose built quartz breakfast bar


Fitted units - Quartz worktop - Recessed sink - Chrome mixer tap - Space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer


Extends to 9.6ft - Paved and feature in-set decking - Views towards the Knavesmire and race course and York - Privacy panels with lights at each end - Wrought iron fencing



Private entrance gate to the York racecourse
Gardens including the Peace garden and play area
Allocated parking
On site concierge
Visual intercom entry system
Evinox heating and water system with air purifying system
Conversion completed by PJ Livesey in 2017


These particulars are produced in good faith. They are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute, any part of an offer or a contract. None of the statements contained in these particulars as to this property are to be relied on as statements or representations of fact. Any intending purchaser should satisfy him/herself by inspection of the property or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements prior to making an offer. No person in the employment of, or association with Link Agency, has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property.


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The Residence is an iconic place to live being located in the attractive Grade II listed Terry's of York converted building next to the The Knavesmire a beautiful, green space just under 2 miles south west of the historic city centre . The Knavesmire is a most sought-after area of York owing to the green open space which lies next to the race course. The race course is a fantastic venue for hosting private events. The picturesque Knavesmire open space is a popular walking space as is the nearby riverside with the picturesque Ouse riverbank footpath leading to Rowntree Park. Close-by, Bishopthorpe Road has a range of fantastic individual cafes, coffee shops, bistros and independent retail stores which can be reached within a 10 minute walk. The city walls at Micklegate bar are just within 1.3 miles distance and the city centre is not far beyond. There is a large supermarket off the nearby Tadcaster Road - a 12 minute drive - and the Askham Bar intersection leading to the A64 to Leeds can be reached in a similar time.

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Key Features

  • Luxury, duplex penthouse with terrace
  • Luxury kitchen + separate utility
  • V lge reception opens to dining rooom
  • Concierge and entrance vestibule
  • Sought after Knavesmire area
  • 3 to 4 large bedrooms
  • Stunning views across the Knavesmire
  • Vacant possession / no chain
  • Easy walking distance to city centre
  • Local amenities on Bishopthorpe Road

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