Rakehill Road, Scholes

House 3


EXTENDED TO THE GROUND FLOOR WITH AN OPEN-PLAN KITCHEN/DINING AREA PLUS A LARGE GARDEN WITH A DECKED SEATING AREA ! Emsleys are delighted to offer to the market this EXTENDED and spacious semi-detached home which is situated in the sought after village location of Scholes. Rakehill Road is a wide avenue located just off Station Road, it is an excellent location for families especially as Scholes Elmet Primary School is on the doorstep. The accommodation briefly comprises; entrance hall, lounge, second reception room/family room and an extended kitchen open to a dining area. To the first floor there are two double bedrooms and a single bedroom leading off a large landing area and a family bathroom. Outside there is a lawned garden to the front with ample off-road parking and a driveway which in turn leads to a detached garage. This is a sought after village location but also offers easy access to the excellent shopping facilities at Crossgates including the Crossgates shopping centre. Scholes is an excellent location for commuters, with easy access to Leeds city centre, the Leeds Ring Road, A64 York Road and A1/M1 Link Road. NO CHAIN. ***Call now 24 hours a day 7 days a week to arrange your viewing. ***

Entry Porch

PVCu double-glazed construction with entry door and tiled floor - useful for pushchairs and shoes!

Entrance Hall

With solid wood entry door with original oval window and stripped wood flooring throughout, dado rail and central heating radiator.

Lounge 4.01m x 3.89m

Flooded with light from the double-glazed box bay window this room is a lovely family space. Feature pine fire surround with a marble back and hearth incorporating a living flame coal effect gas fire fitted 2017. There is also a central heating radiator, coving to the ceiling and television point.

Family Room 3.61m x 3.56m

With focal point electric fire, wall lights, central heating radiator, television point and an arch leading to the dining area.

Dining Area 3.51m x 2.64m

Overlooking the rear garden this spacious area provides room for a large family dining table and having two central heating radiators, a double-glazed window and opening into the kitchen.

Kitchen 5.61m x 2.11m

Fitted with a range of pine wall and base units with extensive laminate work surfaces over, inset stainless steel one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit with mixer tap over and tiled splashbacks. Integrated 'Hoover, electric oven (fitted 2016) and glass gas hob (also fitted 2016) with extractor hood over. Space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine, tiled floor, double-glazed window to the side elevation and double-glazed door leading out to the patio seating area and garden beyond. Open to the dining area.


A spacious landing gives access to all bedrooms and bathroom. Spindle balustrade and dado rail plus access to loft space. PVCu double-glazed window to the side elevation.

Bedroom 1 3.58m x 3.58m

Central heating radiator and double-glazed window overlooking the rear garden.

Bedroom 2 3.56m x 3.25m

Central heating radiator and double-glazed window overlooking the front garden.

Bedroom 3 2.34m x 2.16m

A good sized single bedroom with central heating radiator and double-glazed window overlooking the front garden.

Bathroom 2.08m x 1.85m

Fitted with a modern white suite comprising close coupled WC, pedestal wash basin and panelled bath with shower over. Fully tiled, wood effect laminate flooring, central heating radiator and double-glazed window placed to the side elevation.


To the front of the property is a lawned garden with borders and border hedging. A driveway provides ample off-street parking and in turn leads to a detached single garage. The rear garden is large and sunny and offers two seating areas, a paved patio area adjacent to the house leads to a well maintained lawn, beyond this is a large decked seating area big enough for seating and outdoor table. A real delight!


From our Crossgates office on Austhorpe Road head east and at the mini-roundabout turn left onto Pendas Way. Follow until the end and at the 'T'- junction turn right onto Barwick Road. Continue onto Leeds Road and at the end 'T'-junction turn left onto Main Street. Continue onto Station Road before turning right onto Rakehill Road where the property will be located on the left hand side and identified by the Emsleys For Sale board.

EPC certificate
EPC certificate


Crossgates is a bustling community with a busy high street, including Crossgates Shopping Centre. Residents are a mixture of all age groups, with many having lived in the area for a long time. Positioned on an excellent bus route, with its own train station on the Leeds/York route, Crossgates has easy access to the M62/M1/A1, Leeds City Centre, north Leeds and the A64 for York.

Our Crossgates branch serves areas including Barwick in Elmet, Colton, Halton, Seacroft, Scholes, Temple Newsam, Thorner and Whitkirk.


  • Corpus Christi Catholic College 
  • David Young Academy
  • John Smeaton Academy
  • Leeds East Academy 
  • Temple Moor High School Science College 

Pubs & Restaurants

  • La Cantina 44, Crossgates – a family-run restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine.
  • Jinnah, Crossgates – an extensive menu offering Indian and Asian cuisine.
  • Sorrento, Crossgates – an Italian restaurant that has been serving food for over 15 years.
  • The Skyliner, Austhorpe – one of the oldest and most well-known fish shops in Leeds, The Skyliner has been around for over 50 years.
  • The Brown Cow, Whitkirk – authentic British cooking and real ales in a genuine local pub.
  • Thorpe Park Restaurant & Bar, Thorpe Park – a seasonal menu prepared with local Yorkshire produce.
  • Franco’s, Thorpe Park – a family-run business serving Italian food.


  • Leisure – Temple Newsam (Tudor mansion set in 1,500 acres of scenic parkland/woodland, plus a Rare Breeds Farm), Roundhay Park (over 700 acres of parkland, woodland and lakes, plus scented gardens for the blind and butterfly gardens known as Tropical World), Crossgates Library (situated on local bus routes, opposite Crossgates Shopping Centre), Thorpe Park Spa (facilities include a swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna and steam room).
  • Sporting – John Smeaton Leisure Centre (bodyline gym, swimming pool and sports
    pitches), PowerLeague (5-a-side football pitches), Scarcroft Golf Club (golf course set in parkland and countryside).
  • Shopping – Crossgates Shopping Centre (local businesses including award-winning
    butchers, grocers and bakers), Seacroft Green Shopping Centre (stores include Tesco Extra, JD Sports and Poundland) Colton Retail Park (stores include Sainsbury’s, Boots, Next and Pets at Home).

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