Yorkshire vs London

How much Bang can you get for your Buck?

Many professionals and families are now saying goodbye to the rat-race of the Big Smoke and saying hello to that clean green Yorkshire air. There’s a lot to consider when making such a big leap as London and Yorkshire are like chalk and cheese in many ways; one of the most obvious is the price of property and how much house you get for your money. But if you have a spare £4,000,000, what can you actually buy in Yorkshire and London? Read on to find out how properties in London compare with the price of properties in two Yorkshire locations.

Four million pounds will buy you a beautiful, elegant Grade II listed family home in Clapham. Marketed by James Pendleton, the property is situated in an exclusive private crescent in one of the most prestigious areas south of the river. The property exceeds 4,080 sq ft over five stories and comprises of four bedrooms, three bathrooms, three reception rooms and a study in the main house as well as a two bedroomed self contained apartment. Outside space includes a private landscaped garden additional to communal gardens and off street parking exclusively for residents.

In Alwoodley, one of Leeds most exclusive residential areas, you will find The Manor. Marketed by Fine and Country for £4,000,000, this property extends over 10,200 sq ft and comprises of five bedrooms, four bathrooms, a double aspect drawing room and siting room complete with cinema, two further reception rooms and a top of the range kitchen. Additional to these living facilities there is also a luxury apartment with open plan living space, kitchen area, bedroom suite and luxury bathroom. Also there is a further ancillary apartment complete with living area, kitchen and dining space, bedroom and bathroom facilities. If this is not enough, the property also boasts a spa and fitness facility including a heated pool, separate jacuzzi, sauna and steam room, gym and changing facilities.

Approximately 14 miles north of Harrogate and marketed with Croft for £3.5 million, you will find West End Farm, a 10,000 sq ft property situated in 6 acres of land. This property boasts six en-suite bedrooms, open plan living space comprising of kitchen, family room, dining areas and French doors leading to an outdoor eating area. Inside the property you will find a gym, wellness and entertainment wing which includes a jet pool, sauna, showers, changing facilities and exercise suite. Within the extensive grounds of the property you will find five stables and tac-room, horse wash and heated dog kennels. Additional to the manicured gardens you will find a horse arena, garage with space for up to 8 cars and a gated driveway.

For just over a cool £1,000,000 you can buy this charming period Victorian family home in Clapham. The property is over 1,350 sq ft and has potential for further expansion. The property comprises of a double reception room, an extended kitchen and breakfast room, three double bedrooms and a private rear garden. Listed with James Pendleton.

Back in Yorkshire and listed with Fine and Country for just under £1,000,000 is this stone detached home, located within an exclusive gated development. The home consists of four reception rooms, a master bedroom with en-suite, four additional bedrooms and two further bathrooms. Doors lead from the contemporary living room onto a rear garden. The property backs onto Alwoodley Golf Club and has garden space that is ideal for a growing family. Outside space also includes a driveway, a carport and a generous outdoor store.

Situated just a few miles from York and listed with Fine and Country, you will find this exclusive property within a gated development for overs over £1,000,000. This Victorian property sits in approximately 1 acre of land and access is via a sweeping driveway through woodland. The gardens offer beautiful views, privacy from neighbours and there is parking space for 5 cars plus a garage. Once inside, you will find light, spacious living areas with high ceilings, large windows and doors, with many of the original architectural elements of the Victorian building being preserved. The property has two double bedrooms with en-suite and walk-in-wardrobes and a further two double bedrooms. There is also planning for a fifth bedroom.

Conveniently located just off Clapham High Street, and within a few seconds walk from shops, bars, restaurants and transport links, is a bright and well presented first floor flat with two double bedrooms which you can buy for £500,000 with James Pendleton. The property has recently been neutrally redecorated throughout and has a reception room with feature fireplace and separate kitchen, a three-piece bathroom suite and boasts ample storage throughout.

Situated in the beautiful village of Thorner, which is approximately 8 miles North East of Leeds City Centre and has excellent commuter links, is this four bedroomed family home. The property consists of a family room, open plan extended dining kitchen, spacious living room, utility room, home office, one en-suite bedroom, three further bedrooms and a house bathroom. Outside is a landscaped garden, a flagged patio area and a shared driveway. The property is listed with Furnell Residential for offers in the region of £500,000.

Located in Hunton, a picturesque and sought-after village at the foot of Wensleydale and around 5 miles away from the market town of Leyburn, is this extensively renovated, spacious Victorian property which comprises of three bathrooms, four bedrooms, three reception rooms with exceptional south facing views, garden and parking space for 2 cars. All this for £500,000, listed with GSC Grays.

All information correct at time of publication. Houses listed may no longer be available or prices may have changed due to the fast moving property market.

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Mum of twins, passionate about making people happy by matching them with their ideal home in Yorkshire

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