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7 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

2 Borriskill, Maryport, Cumbria, CA15 7RF

Offers in Region of £385,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Mid Victorian Residence
  • Set in Extensive Gardens & Grounds
  • Original Features
  • UPVC Double Glazed

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An imposing semi-detached seven 'plus' bedroomed mid Victorian residence set in extensive gardens and grounds. The whole in a semi-rural setting, yet within gentle walking distance to the Centre of the Cumbrian coastal Town of Maryport. The gracious accommodation and generous proportions makes Borriskill ideal as a large family home or for those looking to the modern trend for multi-generational living, with the versatile property lending itself to provide spacious separate living areas under one roof.

Retaining a wealth of original features throughout, including original marble fire surrounds, deep skirting boards and deep plaster cornices, leaded lights, solid wood internal doors and 'Minton' style tiled floors, yet benefiting from modern fitted kitchen and bathrooms, UPVC double glazing, oil fired AGA and oil fired central heating, the substantial accommodation briefly consist of:

Minster style front door into entrance porch, imposing double height galleried hallway, drawing room, dining room, study/family room, dining kitchen, separate utility room, cloak/shower room, store and attached garage, four first floor principle bedrooms, modern fitted 'period' style bathroom, separate W.C, further enclosed staircase to the second floor which may benefit from some upgrading and currently is configured as three further bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom and two further attic rooms.

Entered by way of a solid wood Minster style door, into:

Entrance Porch: 5'10" x 5'8" (1.79m x 1.73m). Wood panelled, 'Minton' style floor tiles, part glazed wooden front door with original etched glass, into:

Imposing Hallway: 17'10" x 16'7" (3.43m x 5.05m). Original 'Minton' tiled floor, dado rail, deep plaster coving, double height with galleried landing and original staircase with heavy solid wood newel posts, banister, spindles and fret work, radiator, solid wood original doors with deep architrave, leading to:

Drawing Room: 15'2" x 14'7" (4.65m x 4.45m). Walk in bay window with views to the front, leaded light detail, UPVC inserts, specimen marble fire surround and mantle with slate open fire grate and hearth, deep skirting boards, deep coving and plaster central rose, three double radiators.

Dining Room: 22' x 14'10" (6.84m x 4.53m). Square walk in bay window with UPVC double glazing, leaded lights and painted wood panelled reveals, black specimen marble fire surround and mantle with white marble open fire grate and hearth, ornate plaster cornice and central rose, two double radiators.

Study/Family Room: 14'10" x 13'3" (4.53m x 4.13m). Marble fire surround and mantle with arched cast iron fire grate and tiled hearth, UPVC window to rear, dado rail, double radiator, coving and central rose.

Cloak/Downstairs Shower Room: 12'10" x 4'3" (3.92m x 1.31m). Having a three piece suite in white, comprising low flush W.C, pedestal wash basin, fully tiled shower enclosure with 'Mira' mains pressure shower, ½ tiled walls with flower pattern random inset tiles, panelled ceiling, extractor fan.

Dining Kitchen: 14'9" x 12'10" (4.51m x 3.92m). Well fitted kitchen with a good range of modern kitchen wall and base units in cream shaker style, wood block effect laminate work surface, Belfast sink, laboratory style tap, tiled splash backs, built in 'Belling' stainless steel double oven and grill, four ring ceramic hob with stainless steel and glass extractor over, oil fired double oven, 'AGA' set into the original stone hearth and mantle, full height original alcove cupboards, dado rail, radiator, tiled floor, UPVC window to side, door to:

Utility/Boot Room: 14'9" x 8'10" (4.52m x 2.69m). A range of cream base units, laminate work top with inset single stainless steel sink, under work top plumbing for washer and provision for dryer, painted panelled walls, tiled floor, further door leading to enclosed store and access to the garage.

From the entrance hallway the main staircase rises via a half landing with original Victorian leaded light, window rises to the full galleried landing, and

Attached Garage: 20'9" x 10'8" (6.33m x 3.29m). Aluminium up/over door, power, light.

Attaching the garage to the utility room is an enclosed store 19'2" x 6' (5.85m 1.85m).

UPVC pedestrian door to courtyard, oil fire central heating boiler, painted floor, fuel store.

The property is approached by a drive shared with the other semi, there is ample private gravel parking and turning to the rear and side.

Rear Courtyard: With oil tank and metal 'fire escape' style stair case to all floors.

To the front and side, there are good sized gardens with open aspect, lawns, mature beech trees and shrub borders, further good sized paddock, timber and glass greenhouse and further gardens to the rear with mature shrubs and chicken run.

Services: Mains electric, water, oil & septic tank

Directions: From Cockermouth take the A594 towards Maryport, pass through Dearham village and on entering Maryport, take the first turning on the right (unmade Road prior to Elbra Farm Close), signed 'leading to Thane, Villa Rose Vale and Borriskill. Proceed along the unmade road and around to the left.

Agents Notes: Wealth of original features include: Deep plaster cornices and matching central roses, deep skirting boards, original solid wood internal doors with deep architraves and door furniture, 'Minton' tiled floors, marble fire places to all principle rooms.

Modern conveniences: UPVC double glazed, oil fired central heating, oil fired AGA.
Tax Band: D Post Code: CA15 7RF

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18 November 2015

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