Mill Cottage, Howsham, York, YO60 7PH | £390,000

Mill Cottage is a beautifully presented cottage dating back to the 17th century in an idyllic location offering peace and tranquility. This exceptional and charming three bedroom Grade II Listed building has been carefully renovated and restored by the present owner to an extremely high standard throughout.

The accommodation briefly comprises: dining kitchen with Aga and original restored working range, sitting room with Aga mutlifuel stove and doors onto the garden, utility room and guest cloakroom. To the first floor are three bedrooms and a luxurious family bathroom. A beautifully designed private rear garden overlooking the village church with a detached summer house and an area for al fresco entertaining. This former Howsham Estate cottage has been redeveloped over the years to form a pretty double-fronted cottage with Wisteria framing the front. Sitting alongside the village church, the property offers a tranquil, private and peaceful setting in the heart of this renowned village on the edge of the Howardian Hills.

Howsham is set in rolling countryside on the edge of the Howardian Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and adjacent to the small yet attractive village of Howsham. It lies 14 miles from York, with its mainline railway station with regular services to London, the fastest taking as little as 1 hour, 45 minutes. The A64 just to the north of Howsham offers access to York, and the motorway network of the M1 and M62, 12 miles from Vangarde Shopping Centre . The market town of Malton is 10 miles away with a diverse range of amenities including a railway station, restaurant and various independent shops.

EPC Exempt grade II listed

DINING KITCHEN (3.96 x 3.76)

Yorkshire sliding window to the front with window shutters, country kitchen with Belfast sink, oak worktops, Seimens built in appliances. Slimline electric Aga in black , tiled splashback, radiator, electrical points. Original range now fully restored & working, beams, stairs leading to first floor.

SITTING ROOM (4.82 x 4.52)

Yorkshire sliding window to the front aspect with window shutters, wooden floor, Aga multi fuel log burner with oak bean lintel,radiator, power points, TV point, window to the rear aspect, French doors leading to the rear garden.


Yorkshire stone floor, space for washing machine, tumble dryer, oil boiler, beams. half glazed back door leading to the rear garden.


Yorkshire stone floor, window to side aspect, radiator, low flush w/c, basin and storage cupboard.

BEDROOM ONE (4.70 x 3.98)

Window to front, side and Velux, high ceiling, built in wardrobe storage, power points.

BEDROOM TWO (4.70 x 3.20)

Built in wardrobe storage, Velux window, loft hatch and window to the front, power points .

BEDROOM THREE (3.38 x 2.08)

Off the first floor landing. Window to rear and side aspect., electrical points, radiator.


Roll top bath with traditional ball and claw feet with shower over, period style column radiator, painted wooden floorboards, low flush WC , traditional style basin with mirror over.


Wonderful private rear garden overlooking the village church thoughtfully planted and designed to maximise the view. Summer house with power and lighting. Raised planter beds, two water taps, two log stores, covered oil tank, coal bunker, garden shed. Five bar gate to driveway with parking for one car and further on street parking to the front. The front of the cottage has box hedging and is set back from the road with a grass verge.


Oil fired central heating, mains water, electricity, septic tank.





Floorplan for Mill Cottage, Howsham, York, YO60 7PH