Slideshow: Properties of the Week

A stylish stone-built house, a characterful family home and a detached dwelling in a prestigious hamlet are among the featured homes for sale in this week’s Harrogate Advertiser series property guide.

School Cottage, Follifoot is a three-bedroomed stone-built detached house that has been tastefully refurbished throughout to reveal stylish and deceptively spacious accommodation (offers over £400,000, on sale with Verity Frearson - 01423 562531).

Bishopton Rise, Ripon

Bishopton Rise, Ripon

Bishopton Rise, Ripon is an improved detached family property in a prestigious hamlet in striking distance of the city centre (£865,000, on sale with Beadnall Copley - 01765 698100).

Middle Farm, West End, Thruscross is an impressive and well-appointed detached family home that is immaculately presented and has a number of character features (£599,950, on sale with Dacre Son and Hartley - 01423 711010).

Our front cover property this week is Ashville, Clint Bank Lane, Hampsthwaite (£1,750,000, on sale with Verity Frearson - 01423 562531).

And in his weekly feature, property editor John Grainger explores the appeal of the level landscape: the flat attraction of the Vale of York.

So if you’re looking for a new home, pick up a copy of the acclaimed Harrogate Advertiser series property guide, free inside this week’s edition. It’s the perfect place to start.