The Shaws, Selside, Settle

For Sale £775,000

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Property Description

Welcome to The Shaws - A Timeless Gem in the Heart of the Yorkshire Dales

Nestled in the serene village of Selside, within the breathtaking Yorkshire Dales National Park, The Shaws offers an unparalleled living experience with stunning views of Pen-y-Ghent, one of the renowned Yorkshire Three Peaks. This detached Grade II listed property, dating back to the 17th century, exudes historical charm while boasting modern comforts.

The Shaws is a testament to timeless architecture, featuring squared limestone rubble and millstone grit dressings, with a stone slate roof that encapsulates its rich history. The iconic central entrance, adorned with an Ionic porch dated 1738, welcomes you into a world where the past seamlessly blends with the present. The property retains many of its original features, including mullion windows with diamond pane glazing and an impressive dog-leg staircase with turned balusters and a moulded handrail.

Spanning approximately 270 sqm, The Shaws provides ample space for both relaxation and entertainment. The property includes two spacious front reception rooms, one of which serves as a ground-floor bedroom complete with a shower room and sauna. The large kitchen diner combines modern convenience with traditional charm, featuring a contemporary kitchen and a cast-iron cooking range fireplace. Additional interior highlights include a utility and pantry, a dining room with a vaulted ceiling, with access to the front garden and access to the garage.

The Shaws is set on a picturesque plot with an enclosed front garden filled with mature plants and wildflowers. The rear of the property features a gravelled drive, a raised lawn area, and two stone-built stores. A large vegetable garden and a gate leading to approximately 1.84 acres of quality meadowland provide ample space for outdoor activities and gardening enthusiasts.

Located amidst the Yorkshire Three Peaks, The Shaws offers a rural setting with easy access to nearby market towns such as Hawes and Settle, as well as charming villages like Horton in Ribblesdale and Ingleton. The Settle to Carlisle railway line passes close to the property, offering the enchanting sight of steam trains.

The property is ideally situated near major attractions, including the Three Peaks, Ingleton Caves, and the scenic waterfall walk. Renowned public schools, Giggleswick and Sedbergh, are also within reach, making The Shaws an attractive option for families.

Experience the perfect blend of history, luxury, and natural beauty at The Shaws. This exceptional property is more than a home; it's a lifestyle.

Property Information

Grade II Listed
Council Tax Band: F
EPC Rating: Exempt
Drainage: Private drainage, shared by 4 properties, costs split 4 ways.
Services: Private spring water, Oil central heating, oil tank located in field.
Broadband with extensive WI-FI covering the property internally & externally

Open Entrance Porch

Slate floor, slate shelves, door to entrance hall.

Entrance Hall

Black and red tiled floor in diamond alternating pattern, exposed beams.

Sitting Room

Slate floor, radiator, recessed Georgian cupboard, exposed beams, open fire with cast iron grate and stone surround, mullion windows with diamond pane glazing, with shutters, secondary glazing and window seat.

Reception / Bedroom Six

Currently used as a ground floor bedroom with varnished floorboards, radiator, exposed beams, decorative cast iron tiled fireplace, mullion windows with diamond pane glazing, with shutters, secondary glazing and window seat, single glazed window with secondary glazing.

Ensuite Shower Room & Sauna

Tiled floor, toilet, wash basin, walk in shower, double glazed timber framed window with textured glass. Sauna room.

Inner Hall

Providing access to pantry, utility room, entrance hall and staircase to first floor with black and red tiled floor in diamond alternating pattern, radiator, dog leg staircase, double glazed timber framed window.


Tiled floor, Light grey Shaker style wall and base units with complementary worktops and tiled splashback with integrated single oven, hob, fridge, cast iron range fireplace, radiator, exposed beams, mullion windows with diamond pane glazing.

Dining Room

Slate floor, exposed stone feature wall, radiator, exposed beams, vaulted ceiling, two single glazed windows and double glazed window, door to front garden, access to garage.

Utility Room

Vinyl flooring, range of grey wall and base units with wooden worktop, single drainer sink. plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, double glazed timber framed window, door to rear porch.


Slate floor, slate shelves,double glazed timber framed window.

First Floor


Fitted carpet, Shelves, Loft access, double glazed timber framed window off half landing,dog leg staircase to ground floor.

Bedroom One

Varnished floorboards, two radiators, exposed beams, decorative cast iron painted fireplace, fitted wardrobes, mullion windows with diamond pane glazing, with shutters, secondary glazing.

Bedroom Two

Stained floorboards, radiator, decorative cast iron painted fireplace, mullion windows with diamond pane glazing, with shutters, secondary glazing.

Bedroom Three

Fitted carpet, radiator, mullion windows with diamond pane glazing with secondary glazing, single glazed window with secondary glazing.

Bedroom Four

Varnished floorboards, radiator, exposed beams, double glazed timber framed window with views to meadowland.


Vinyl flooring, fitted desk and cupboards, two radiators, exposed beams, two double glazed timber framed window, with side window providing views over meadowland.

Bedroom Five

Fitted carpet, radiator, cupboard, single glazed window with secondary glazing.


Vinyl flooring, heated towel rail, bath with hand shower, wash basin, toilet, double glazed timber framed window with shutters.

Shower Room

Tiled floor, radiator, airing cupboard, shower cubicle, double glazed timber framed window with opaque secondary glazing.


Flagged floor, up and over door, light and power, oil boiler.

Enclosed Front Garden

Walled garden with gate and path to entrance porch, lawn, established plants including wild flowers, views to Pen-Y-Ghent.


Ample gravelled parking to rear accessed via drive to side of property. Access to garage.

Rear Garden

Walled garden with raised area of lawn accessed via stone steps, water feature, established plants.

Stone Built Outbuildings

Two generous stone outbuildings, providing a dry store for wood, gardening tools etc

Vegetable Garden

Substantial walled enclosed vegetable garden accessed via the rear garden, with timber and glazed greenhouse, established vegetable patches,four fruit bearing apple trees, gated access to meadowland.


Approximately 1.84 acres of adjoining established wild flower meadow, currently maintained by neighbouring farmer for free with crop taken.

Agent Notes

Fisher Hopper has not tested services, fixtures, fittings, central heating, gas and electrical systems. If in doubt, purchasers should seek professional advice. Items in these photographs may not be included in the sale of the property.

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Fisher Hopper Ltd receives and introducers fee from Napthens Solicitors of £100.00 + VAT for all successful introductions.

Fisher Hopper is a trading name for Fisher Hopper Limited, which is registered in England No 08514050. The registered office for the company is: 5 Battalion Court, Colburn Business Park, Catterick Garrison, England, DL9 4QN. Company Director: M. Alexander
The office address for Fisher Hopper is: 43 Main Street, Bentham, Lancaster, North Yorkshire LA2 7HJ.

Please note, floor plans are not to scale and are for illustration purposes only. Plans are produced using PlanUp.

  • Grade II listed Farmhouse with 17th-century origins with rich architectural details
  • 5 Bedrooms & 3 Reception Rooms
  • Freehold
  • Council Tax Band F
  • EPC Rating Exempt
  • Stunning views of Pen-Y-Ghent from various vantage points
  • Enclosed garden, large vegetable garden, with approx 1.84 acres of quality meadowland
  • Close proximity to major attractions and top public schools
  • Ample Parking & Garage
  • Yorkshire Dales National Park
Floorplan for The Shaws, Selside, Settle

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