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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Fairways House, Birthwaite Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1DF

Withdrawn from Market £799,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Prime central location
  • Private driveway, double garage and gardens
  • 3 double bedrooms and 2 reception rooms
  • Useful outbuildings

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description: Fairways house is a truly delightful family home with versatile 3 bedroomed accommodation. With the master bedroom suite currently situated on the ground floor together with the generous living accommodation, this makes the ground floor completely self contained if desired. On the first floor are two further bedrooms deluxe shower room, ideal for guest and family alike.

Set right in the heart of Windermere and yet exceptionally well screened the house is surrounded by the beautiful private gardens and, hidden away are some useful outbuildings There is a generous parking and turning area and a bespoke detached double garage. The property also has the added benefit of access on to Old College Lane, offering an alternative approach to the village.

The attractive accommodation comprises on the ground floor of sitting room, conservatory style dining room, separate sun room, breakfast kitchen and utility room. The master bedroom suite is a large bright and airy double bedroom with adjoining dressing room (formally bedroom 4) and luxury bathroom suite. On the first floor are 2 further bedrooms and shower room. There is also access to some unused roof space creating some excellent areas for storage or other uses.

Neatly presented with gas fired central heating and double glazed windows, this property has that rare blend of being a detached house in a particularly central location and yet in a private, quiet position.  

Location: Set in the prime location of Birthwaite Road within easy walking distance of Windermere village and all its amenities yet set back from the main thoroughfare. The location plan shows clearly the position of the house.

From Windermere centre, follow the New Road taking the right hand turn opposite the Ellerthwaite Hotel into Birthwaite Road. Take the second right into the private entrance and driveway of Fairways House. 

Accommodation (with approximate measurements)  

Entrance Hall A lovely open plan hall with staircase off.  

Sitting Room 23' 4" x 12' 0" (7.11m x 3.66m) With a feature fireplace with coal effect gas fire and Lakeland slate hearth. Television point and telephone point. Double opening doors to Dining Room. 

Conservatory Style Dining Room 16' 7" x 9' 6" (5.05m x 2.9m) A large dining room with Chinese slate floor and French doors leading to the garden terrace. 

Sun Room 10' 0" x 8' 10" (3.05m x 2.69m) A triple aspect room with doors to the terrace and garden. 

Breakfast Kitchen 13' 4" x 12' 1" (4.06m x 3.68m) A good range of wooden wall and base unit with a white flush (no joints) worktop and inset small and large sinks and draining board. Inset De Dietrich dishwasher, inset Bosch oven and grill with housing for a microwave, inset De Dietrich induction hob with extractor hood over positioned in feature alcove. Part tiled walls and Chinese slate floor. Area for breakfast table and chairs. 

Utility Room 15' 0" x 8' 0" (4.57m x 2.44m) With plumbing for a washing machine and 2 food/storage units. Stable door to courtyard garden.  

Inner Hall With cloaks cupboard and leading to master bedroom suite. 

Bedroom 1 (Master Bedroom) 16' 8" x 11' 10" (5.08m x 3.61m) A double aspect room with built-in wardrobes and built-in dressing table unit with drawers. 

Dressing Room 12' 6" x 7' 8" (3.81m x 2.34m) The dressing room adjoins the master bedroom and is fitted with built in ward-robing to one wall with built in drawers, dressing table and cupboard to other. 

Bathroom A white suite comprising WC, corner bath with shower head attachment, bespoke built in vanity units with inset 'his and her' Sottini wash basins, heated towel rail, fully tiled walls and stone tiled floor, under counter lighting and 2 large wall mirrors and wall lights. 

Stairs to: First Floor. 

Landing With window overlooking the garden. 

Bedroom 2 13' 6" x 11' 7" (4.11m x 3.53m) A double room with built-in wardrobe telephone point and useful under eaves storage. 

Bedroom 3 11' 6" x 10' 8" (3.51m x 3.25m) A double room with views over the garden, built-in wardrobe, television point and under eaves storage space.  

Shower Room A 3 piece suite comprising WC, vanity unit with inset wash basin and corner shower unit with power shower. Heated towel rail, wall mirror and fully tiled walls and floor. 

Outside: To the front of the property is a well screened, South facing, private garden with mature trees, shrubs, bushes and hedges, a well established rose garden and rockery, a large lawned area and a delightful raised terrace seating area.

To the rear of the property is a private sunny courtyard garden with a seating area, a raised feature pond and 2 timber outhouses. Driveway parking and separate double garage. 

Outhouse 1 10' 5" x 8' 3" (3.18m x 2.51m)  

Outhouse 2 12' 0" x 7' 6" (3.66m x 2.29m) With an additional covered area amounting to 7'6 x 6' 

Separate Double Garage 19' 2" x 17' 2" (5.84m x 5.23m) A large double garage with an up and over remote control door, electric and power. 

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council - Band G 

Services: Mains gas, water, drainage and electricity.  

Tenure: Freehold. 

Viewings: Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh, Windermere Office. 

Energy Performance Certificate: The full Energy Performance Certificate is available on our website and also at any of our offices. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 October 2014


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