The Wickets,

The Wickets, Kirkgate, Settlen BD24 9FN

property description


Local Area

A bustling market town found in the foothills of the Pennines, The Wickets is a fantastic scenic location in picturesque North Yorkshire. The town is actually found beside the largest outcrop of limestone in Britain – offering plenty of spectacular views for locals.
Set just moments from the picturesque Yorkshire Dales National Park and the Forest of Bowland, Settle is a bustling market town with plenty of charm and historic character, making it an ideal location for your retirement.
Traditional values aren’t lost in this bustling town though and on Tuesdays Settle still hosts its weekly market.
In terms of transport links, Settle Railway Station serves the community with numerous local services, as well as journeys to locations found further afield. This includes popular villages such as Dent, Appleby and Carlisle. Road links are also available via the A65 and B6480 with the A65 also connecting to the M6 motorway.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall - the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is situated in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency push button located in the hall. Doors lead to the lounge / kitchen, bedroom and shower room.

Lounge / Diner

A spacious lounge with the benefit of a door leading onto a private patio area which is big enough for a small garden table and chairs. The room has large windows allowing a lot of natural light in and has ample space for dining. TV and telephone points, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets. Leading onto an open plan kitchen.


Fully fitted kitchen with a range of modern white gloss low and eye level units and drawer and work surface. Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and drainer. Integral oven with separate electric hob and extraction unit. Integral fridge / freezer, washer / dryer and floor tiling.


A comfortable double bedroom with large window and door leading to a private patio area. Built in wardrobe, TV and telephone points, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets.

Shower Room

Fully fitted with suite comprising of a double walk in shower cubicle with glass screen and hand rail. Low level WC, vanity unit with wash basin and light up mirror above. Shaving point and electric towel rail.

Service Charge

• Cleaning of communal windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
• 24-hour emergency call system
• Upkeep of gardens and grounds
• Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas
• Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas
• Buildings insurance
The service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV. To find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Car Parking Permit Scheme-subject to availability

Parking is by allocated space subject to availability. The fee is £250 per annum, permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with the House Manager on site for availability.


999 years from 2018

Ground Rent

£425 per annum

Property Consultant

Kristy Bishop, Property Consultant - North England and Scotland

Kristy Bishop

01202 362495