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12 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Cumbria, Lake District

£1,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Twelve Bedrooms
  • Six Reception Rooms
  • Cellars
  • Large Grounds
  • Set over Four Floors
  • Period Property

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The house also has an interesting history, children's author, Beatrix Potter stayed at the property on several occasions when the house was rented as their lake district country home. Later she purchased nearby Hill Top Farm the setting for six of her books, the first being The Tales of Peter Rabbit.

The house remained a hill top home up until 1976, when it was converted into a guest house. The business receives commendations in the principal guides. The generous size accommodation is housed over four floors with the basement providing a kitchen/dining room, two cellar rooms, a laundry/boiler room, sitting room and adjacent bedroom. The ground floor incorporates an impressive formal reception hall, kitchen, pantry, lounge, sitting room, dining room and study. The first floor provides a principal bedroom suite, guest suite, two further bedrooms with en-suite facilities, a further double bedroom and two family bathrooms. The second floor hosts a large suite along with three further bedrooms and two adjacent family bathrooms.

Outside the gardens surround the property on three sides and are extensively laid to lawn with numerous established beds of shrubs and seasonal flowers. This stunning attached period home is set in the heart of the lake district. The house is located on high ground and provides wonderful views over the still waters of Esthwaite Water. The local village of Hawkshead is nearby, set in the Lake District National Park this lovely village has cobbled streets and offers a variety of local shops, restaurants and pubs. The ferry across lake Windermere is within 2 miles. The centres of Ambleside, Coniston, Grizedale Forest, Langdale and Grasmere are all within approximately 15 minutes drive. The Lake District is well known for its stunning countryside and there are numerous well know beauty spots within walking distance of the property.
 

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Added on Rightmove:
19 October 2015

Nearest station

  • Windermere (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Sotheby's International Realty , Cobham

38 High Street, Cobham, KT11 3EB

01932 485110 Local call rate

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Sotheby's International Realty , Cobham

38 High Street, Cobham, KT11 3EB

01932 485110 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Windermere (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sotheby's International Realty , Cobham

38 High Street, Cobham, KT11 3EB

01932 485110 Local call rate

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

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