3 bedroom semi-detached house for saleRavenglass
Sold STC £229,950
- EPC Band E
- Stunning 3 bedroomed semi detached family home
- Full of Victorian character and charm
- Situated in the heart of Ravenglass within walking distance of the 'Laal Ratty', beach and shops/amenities
RECENTLY REDUCED, The Retreat, built in 1881, has been beautifully restored to create a wonderful 3 bedroomed semi-detached family home, located in the heart of the coastal village of Ravenglass, this property enjoys superb views of the estuary and fells to the rear and is within walking distance to the Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Train known locally as the 'Laal Ratty', the beach, village green as well as local shops/amenities.
Step over the threshold and you will be met with bags of Victorian character and charm as this lovely home boasts original features such cornice coving, a wonderful arched stained glass window, original tiled flooring not forgetting cast iron fireplaces, a cosy multi-fuel stove, window seats ... all decorated beautifully throughout. The Retreat truly is stunning and early viewing is recommended. NO ONWARD CHAIN.
Entrance Hallway - Entrance to the property is via a white uPVC double glazed door inset with two frosted glazed panels which leads into the entrance hallway. Original Victorian quarry tiled floor, Victorian style radiator, ceiling coving, stairs leading to first floor and stripped solid wood doors leading to:
Lounge - 12'03" x 12'01" max (3.73m x 3.68m max) - Accessed via the entrance hallway via a stripped original solid wood door. The lounge features a cast iron multi-fuel stove set on original recycled slate hearth, two uPVC double glazed windows overlooking the front garden, television point, double panelled radiator housed in a wooden decorative radiator cover and window seat, laminate wood flooring, original ceiling coving, telephone
Dining Room/Second Reception Room - 14'03" X 10'04" (4.34m X 3.15m) - Accessed via the entrance hallway via a stripped original solid wood door. This room offers a variety of uses and has a lovely centrepiece feature fireplace with original recycled slate hearth, uPVC double glazed window overlooking the front garden, double panelled radiator housed in a wooden decorative radiator cover and window seat, laminate wood flooring, wall mounted shelving, additional double panelled radiator and ceiling coving.
Kitchen/Diner - 17'08" X 12'09" max (5.38m X 3.89m max) - Accessed via the entrance hallway via a stripped original solid wood door inset with two decorative glazed panels. The kitchen/diner is fitted with a range of quality base and wall mounted solid oak kitchen units with integrated dishwasher and contrasting laminate work surfaces and contemporary white 'brick' effect splashback tiles, inset 11/2 bowl sink and drainer unit with chrome mixer tap over, Calor gas point for cooker, two uPVC double glazed windows, uPVC double glazed door which leads out to the rear of the property, tiled floor, wall mounted vertical radiator and door leading to understair storage cupboard which has light and power plus houses the gas central heating boiler.
Stairs To First Floor - Accessed via the entrance hallway stairs to half landing which features a decorative original single glazed arched stained glass window then stairs to first floor landing, solid wood bannister with open wood spindles, double panel radiator, stripped solid wood doors leading to:
Bedroom - 12'04" x 12'01" (3.76m x 3.68m) - Accessed via a stripped original solid wood door this bedroom features a decorative Victorian style cast iron fireplace, telephone point, uPVC double glazed window overlooking the front garden, double panelled radiator which is housed in a wooden decorative radiator cover and window seat.
Bedroom - 10'03" x 9'05" (3.12m x 2.87m) - Accessed via a stripped original solid wood door, ceiling hatch and uPVC double glazed window offering superb views over the Ravenglass estuary, fells and surrounding countryside.
Bedroom - 10'05" x 14'04" (3.18m x 4.37m) - Accessed via a stripped original solid wood door this bedroom features a decorative cast iron fireplace which has a slate tiled hearth, uPVC double glazed window overlooking the front of the property, double panelled radiator, television point, additional double panelled radiator which is housed in a wooden decorative radiator cover and window seat.
Bathroom - 10'04" x 7'08" (3.15m x 2.34m) - Accessed via a stripped original solid wood door the bathroom is fitted with a white three piece suite plus separate shower cubicle comprising of a free-standing roll top bath with chrome mixer taps over and additional shower hose attachment, pedestal wash hand basis with chrome taps over, low level WC, fully tiled corner shower cubicle fitted with a Mira shower housed in a glass and chrome corner cubicle, uPVC double glazed window inset with half frosted/half clear glazed panel, wall mounted decorative Victorian style radiator, walls partial wood panelled and laminate wood flooring.
Externally/Outbuildings - To access the property from the front is via a wrought iron gate up steps onto a chipped slate garden path leading to a paved patio area outside the front door, external wall mounted light, the garden is mainly lawned either side of the garden path plus there are flower borders which currently hold mature plants and shrubs, additional raised area featuring a flowered area and a decked sun/patio area which is all secured by a stone perimeter garden wall to the front and side of the property. The chipped slate path runs round the side of the property which leads to the rear where the chipped slate continues. At the rear of the property there is a detached brick built outbuilding comprising of three separate rooms, all of which have light and power: one of the outbuildings is currently being used as a utility room, another for storage, the third is an outside WC. In addition at the rear there is an external wall mounted light, steps leading to a raised concrete area which provides off-road parking for one vehicle.
Outbuilding one measurement: 133cm x 300cm
Outbuilding two measurement: 230cm x 300cm
Outbuilding three measurement: 100cm x 180cm
Directions - From Whitehaven take the A595 South to Ravenglass (signposted Barrow). After approx 15 miles take a right into Ravenglass. Continue foward towards the village. The Retreat is located before you go under the railway bridge and is on the right hand side opposite the turning to the Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Train (Laal Ratty).
Council Tax - We have been advised by Copeland Borough Council (01946) 852585 that this property is placed in Tax Band D
Viewing Arrangements - To view this property, please contact us on 01946 693931.
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