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Wateredge, Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumbria

Guide Price £725,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Magnificent gardens and grounds of around an acre.
  • Beautiful, private, edge of village setting.
  • A stunning modern detached house of distinctive design.
  • Exceptionally spacious and versatile family accommodation.
  • Four reception rooms.
  • Comprehensively fitted and equipped kitchen and separate breakfast room.
  • Master bedroom suite and three further bedrooms.
  • Feature galleried landing.
  • Large double garage, substantially built modern timber workshop and ample parking.
  • Highly sought after location.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

* A GARDENER'S PARADISE *A stunning modern detached house of considerable style and quality offering generously proportioned, tastefully
presented and adaptable family living accommodation together with a double garage, extensive parking and a workshop

set within magnificent gardens and grounds of around an acre together with a delightful stretch of river, situated in the sought after South Lakeland village of Crosthwaite, convenient for Kendal and Windermere. Energy Rating "D".

Wateredge is an exceptional modern detached house of distinctive, contemporary design, built in 1992 and forming part of an exclusive development of four individual dwellings by locally renowned builder, T H Procter.

The house is set within magnificent gardens and grounds of around an acre which include a stretch of the rather magical River Gilpin running through them. The gardens, which have been skilfully created by the current owners, contain a diverse collection of shrubs, trees, perennials and spring flowering bulbs. The gardens include delightful patios and sitting out areas and there is a gazebo.

The house itself provides superbly appointed, spacious and versatile accommodation that is tastefully decorated throughout making it perfect for family living.

Crosthwaite is approximately five miles west of Kendal. From the direction of Kendal proceed through the village of Underbarrow and then through Crosthwaite, past the village hall on the right. On the western fringes of the village the road passes a turning on the right signposted to Starnthwaite and drops down towards a bridge over a river. The private drive to Wateredge and one other property will be found on the right-hand side about 100 yards before the bridge. Turn up the drive and the entrance to Wateredge will be found straight ahead.

The property occupies a private location on the western periphery of the South Lakeland village of Crosthwaite which is situated between the market town of Kendal and Lake Windermere within the Lake District National Park, conveniently placed for the motorway network. Crosthwaite is an attractive village and has a small, highly regarded Primary School, a pub/restaurant, a village hall and a church.

GARAGE: 5.57m x 5.14m (18'3" x 16'10" ) A double garage with an electricity operated up and over door. Shelving. Power and lighting. Door to the house. To the rear of the garage is a large Storeroom 4.36m x 1.86m (14'4" x 6'1" ) containing the oil fired central heating boiler. Shelving.


The house is set within beautiful gardens and grounds extending to around an acre.

To the front of the house a gravelled and block paved driveway provides ample parking for several motor vehicles. The gravelled driveway then extends to the side and rear of the house providing space for the discreet parking of a boat, motor home or caravan.


A substantial modern workshop built in wood with a concrete floor, power and lighting. Double entrance doors to the gable elevation and a second entrance to the side.


Mains water and electricity. Oil fired central heating.

Shared septic tank drainage.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 June 2016


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