THIS four bedroom home could be yours for less than £650,000.

Avalon, in Rickerby, provides a wonderful opportunity having loads of potential to upgrade, improve and extend to create a fine contemporary home.

The large private site means that investment could be rewarded.

It is accessed from a side road, the long drive provides a fitting approach to an area of parking.

The property extends to around 1,800 sq. feet including the garage however as mentioned there is scope to enlarge and alter.

The accommodation flows from the vestibule and hall into a generous sitting room with fireplace and dining room.

Both rooms enjoy a private south facing aspect ensuring natural light.

The dining room has access to the garden.

The fitted kitchen is also a bright space having windows to the south and east.

Three of the first floor double bedrooms are south facing and enjoy rural views.

The forth double bedroom has a shower cubicle and hand basin.

The family bathroom completes the picture.

Of interest the property has current planning permission for a generous extension to provide annexe accommodation linked to the house via a single story car port.

The reference for this is 20/0310.

The generous mature gardens are a real asset and rather rare in the market place.

There are large expanses of lawn and areas to enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the surroundings.

The small settlement of Rickerby is surrounded by parkland, yet just a 2 mile drive or 1.5 mile walk from the city centre.

Avalon is a tucked away and ideally placed to take advantage of all the surrounding area has to offer.

Adjacent Rickerby Park provides picturesque riverside walks and access on foot to the city.

The nearby Rickerby Retreat has a health spa with pool and restaurant.

There are plenty of amenities in Stanwix.

The guide price is £625,000 and the estate agent is Hayward Tod.

You can arrange a viewing by phoning 01228 810300.