City living… with a touch of Silk - The Pureycust

Peter Silk of Helmsley has recently completed the interior design of one of the finest developments in the heart of York, The Purey Cust.


This exclusive development situated only yards from York’s famous Minster, the former Purey Cust Nuffield Hospital offers a unique opportunity to live in the centre of this world-renowned city. Converted to the highest specification, and set within beautifully landscaped gardens & grounds the development comprises a mix of superb apartments and elegant townhouses. On entering the site through the ancient stone archway, a feeling of peace and tranquility is immediately apparent - city living...but a world apart.


Specialist craftsmen have carried out the conversion of this beautiful Grade II Listed building with meticulous care and attention to detail - the emphasis is firmly on quality.


Peter Silk and his team, famous for their design have created a beautiful interior tailored to suit the buildings history and character. Peter Silk said, "From conception to completion this job has been a dream - a wonderful building and location.” Peter Silk’s innovative design and distinctiveness breathes an elegant ambiance into this already stunning building. With more than 27 years experience to draw on, Peter Silk has created a relaxed homely atmosphere with a classic twist. Each room is dressed with beautiful products , individually picked to compliment the surroundings. Famous for creating bespoke furniture, hand-made curtains and beautiful upholstery Peter Silk and his team have ensured the individuality of these delightful homes.


The Pureycust Show home is open for viewing for further details please visit

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