5 bedroom detached house for sale

Dawmire, Foxfield, Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria

£340,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Ideal as large five bedroom family home.
  • An excellent opportunity to buy a house with annexed cottage/holiday cottage.
  • The main house has three bedrooms, dining kitchen and lounge.
  • The cottage has two bedrooms, a lounge, dining room and kitchen with attached outbuilding with extension potential.
  • The cottage is suitable for guest accommodation, for dependent relatives or for income generation.
  • Extensive gardens of around an acre including an established orchard.
  • Ample parking, outbuilding, garage and various sheds.
  • Attractive rural location close to the historic town of Broughton-in-Furness.
  • Terrific views to both front and rear.
  • Perfectly placed for exploring the Lake District.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare opportunity to purchase a versatile detached five bedroom home of character, now in need of updating but offering considerable potential. Currently arranged as a three bedroom house with an adjoining two bedroom cottage with income potential.


Around an acre of level gardens including an orchard, garage, sheds and ample parking. Attractive rural location with terrific views, perfect for exploring the Lakes. Energy Rating "F".

Directions
Coming from the east along the A595 road head towards Foxfield. On nearing Broughton-in-Furness keep on the A595 road to reach Foxfield. The road bends round to the right with a level crossing on the left. Continue for about 200 yards and turn right onto a private lane immediately before a row of houses. Follow the lane to its end and the property will be found on the left-hand side.

Location
Foxfield is a small village lying on the edge of the Lake District close to the Duddon Estuary. The village has a pub, garden centre and railway station on the Lancaster to Carlisle line, with easy access to Barrow, Ulverston and Sellafield

About a mile or so from Foxfield is the thriving town of Broughton-in-Furness with its majestic Georgian square. Broughton has a range of shops including a post office, a cafe, pubs, a primary school, sports facilities and a church.

Foxfield is on the A595 road with good access to Ulverston, Coniston, the Duddon Valley, the West Cumbrian coastal towns and beyond. Junction 36 of the M6 motorway can be reached in around 45 minutes drive.

Outside
Block paved driveway providing ample room for the parking of several motor vehicles.

Timber garden shed and timber stores.

The house occupies a large, rectangular plot of around an acre with generously proportioned, level gardens laid with lawns, flowerbeds, shrubs and trees. Beyond the main garden, and separated from it by privet hedging, is a good sized orchard with a variety of fruit trees including plum, apple, pear and damson.

Services
Mains electricity and water. Oil fired central heating. Septic tank drainage.


Kitchen/Dining Room: 
5.45m x 5.52m
A light and spacious dual aspect room with an oak floor. Range of fitted floor and wall units, work surfaces and a stainless steel sink. Window seat. Plumbing for a washing machine. Entrance door leading to the garden and door to the cottage.

Galleried Landing: 
The turned spindles, newel posts and handrails of the galleried area of the landing are in pitch pine.

Bedroom No.3: 
3.38m x 3.03m
A double bedroom with fell views.

Annexed Cottage 

GROUND FLOOR 

Entrance Hall: 
Upvc double glazed entrance door. Tiled floor.

Lounge: 
3.69m x 4.02m
A characterful, dual aspect room featuring exposed beams and a rustic stone fireplace. Built-in storage cabinet with carved oak doors.

Study/Dining Room: 
4.01m x 3.73m
A cosy dual aspect room with a beamed ceiling. One of the windows has a window seat. Open way leading to the kitchen of the main house..

Kitchen: 
3.5m x 2.25m
Stainless steel sink with cupboard and drawer below. Work surface. Wall shelves. Tiled floor. Boulter oil fired central heating boiler.

Bathroom: 
2.18m x 1.8m
Suite in white comprising a panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and w.c. Tiled floor. Towel radiator.

FIRST FLOOR 

Landing: 

Bedroom No.1: 
4.06m x 3.72m
An interesting double bedroom with an open beamed ceiling.

Bedroom No.2: 
4.03m x 2.1m
A good sized single bedroom with an open beamed ceiling.

Outbuilding 
4.68m x 2.27m
A brick and stone built outbuilding with a pitched slate roof attached to the side of the annexed cottage.

Garage: 
A detached concrete sectional garage with a metal up and over door.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 February 2015

Nearest stations

  • Foxfield (0.1 mi)
  • Green Road (1.6 mi)
  • Kirkby-in-Furness (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

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36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

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Nearest stations

  • Foxfield (0.1 mi)
  • Green Road (1.6 mi)
  • Kirkby-in-Furness (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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