Whitby is immensley popular with tourists and welcomes regular swarms of visitors throughout the year. With its miles of golden sandy beaches and picturesque harbour, the warmer months attract tourists in the tens of thousands. However, with so much to see and do and in the stunning coastal town, it has much to offer all year round. The shopping here is excellent as there’s an abundance of quirky independent shops. Food-wise, you’re spoiled for choice with homely cafes, traditional pubs, and superb seafood restaurants. The town is surrounded by some of the county’s most beautiful countryside too! It’s no wonder that many who visit Whitby, end up returning on a more permanent basis.
Finding property to purchase in Whitby isn’t always easy. It’s a popular area and many of the houses here are owned by businesses letting them out as holiday rentals. Those which do pop up on the market in Whitby are often bought for the same purpose.
If you’ve got a spare £925,000, there’s a property currently for sale in Whitby that is almost as stunning as the area in which it’s located. This elegant Georgian property comprises elegant architecture and formal walled gardens so, on first glimpse, it’s hard to believe this 8 bedroom house sits so close to Whitby town centre.
The previous owners let four of the eight bedrooms out as part of a Bed & Breakfast businesses, after renovating the stunning house and returning it to its former glory. Stylish, elegant and bursting with character, this delightful house is bound to be snapped up, either by someone with large pockets and a need for an awful lot of space, or by another hospitality professional who will again turn it into a considerably profitable business.
Could you see yourself living here?