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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Howgate, Newbiggin, Penrith


Property Description

Key features

  • Immaculate Detached Family House
  • Well Presented Accommodation Throughout
  • Set in a Quite Courtyard Location
  • Living Room with Open Fire + Dining Kitchen
  • 4 Bedrooms + House Bathroom
  • Attractive Garden To Rear
  • Off Road Parking + Adjoining Garage with Utility Area
  • Oil Central Heating, uPVC Double Glazing + EPC Rate D

Full description

Set in a small courtyard of similar homes, on a quite side lane at the heart of the village, 5 Howgate is an immaculate, modern, detached family home with accommodation comprising: Entrance Hall, Living Room with an open fireplace, Dining Kitchen, 4 Bedrooms and a House Bathroom with a shower over the bath. Outside there is Off Road Parking for 3 cars leading to an Adjoining Garage which also houses a Utility Area and a Garden to the rear. The property also has the benefit of uPVC Double Glazing and Oil Fired Central Heating.

Location - From Penrith, head West on the A66, drive over the M6 and Rheged roundabout and continue along the dual carriageway for approximately 3/4 mile. Turn right, signposted to Newbiggin. Drive into the village and take the second road to the right. Turn left into the first courtyard, number 5 is on the right hand corner.

Amenities Penrith - Newbiggin is approximately a mile from Stainton. In the village of Stainton is a Church of England nursery and primary school. The village has a Methodist Church, Post Office, public house a hotel/restaurant and a farm shop with a range of local produce. A regular bus service provides access to Penrith, Keswick, Cockermouth etc. The Parish church of St Andrew is in the neighbouring village of Dacre. Other denominations are to be found in Penrith. Newbiggin is just outside the Lake District National Park being and is only 5 miles from Ullswater. All main facilities are in Penrith.

Penrith is a popular market town with a population of around 15,000 people and facilities include: infant, junior and secondary schools with a further/higher education facility at Newton Rigg College. There are 6 supermarkets and a good range of locally owned and national high street shops. Leisure facilities include: a leisure centre with; swimming pool, climbing wall, indoor bowling, badminton courts and a fitness centre as well as; golf, rugby and cricket clubs. There is also a 2 screen cinema and Penrith Playhouse. Penrith is known as the Gateway to the North Lakes and is conveniently situated for Ullswater and access to the fells, benefiting from the superb outdoor recreation opportunities.

Services - Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected to the property. Heating is by oil and telephone is connected subject to BT. regulations.

Tenure - The vendor informs us that the property is freehold and the council tax band is band C


Accommodation -

Entrance - Through a uPVC door to the;

Hall - Stairs lead to the first floor and a timber panelled door opens into the;

Living Room - 3.94m x 4.57m (12'11 x 15) - An open fireplace is set in a polished stone hearth and back with an oak surround. A uPVC double glazed window faces to the front and there is a double radiator, two wall light points, a TV aerial point and a telephone point. A timber panelled door opens onto the;

Dining Kitchen - 2.72m x 5.51m (8'11 x 18'1) - Fitted with a range of wood effect fronted wall and base units with a granite effect work surface incorporating a stainless steel single drainer sink, mixer tap and tiled splash back. There is a space for a slot in electric cooker with a stainless steel extractor hood above, and space for an upright fridge freezer. The ceiling has recessed down lights and there is a double radiator and TV aerial point. A timber panelled door gives access to the under-stairs store. Two uPVC double glazed windows and a door face to the rear.

First Floor - Landing - A ceiling trap gives access to the insulated loft space and timber panelled doors lead off.

Bedroom One - 3.96m x 2.72m (13' x 8'11) - Having a uPVC double glazed window to the front, a TV and telephone point and a single radiator.

Bedroom Two - 2.72m x 3.38m (8'11 x 11'1) - A uPVC double glazed window faces to the rear, there is a TV point and a single radiator.

Bedroom Three - 6.22m x 2.77m (20'5 x 9'1) - The ceiling is sloped with two double glazed velux roof lights and eaves storage the length of the room. There is a single radiator, two wall light points and a TV point.

Bedroom Four - 2.82m x 1.75m + 1.07m x 0.97m (9'3 x 5'9 + 3'6 x 3 - A uPVC double glazed window faces to the front and there is a single radiator, a TV and telephone point. A built in linen cupboard above the stair head.

Bathroom - 1.68m x 2.03m (5'6 x 6'8) - Fitted with a white, three piece suite having a panelled bath with a mains fed shower area, tiling around and a shower screen. The walls and floor are tiled and there is a chrome heated towel rail, an Extractor Fan and a uPVC double glazed window to the rear.

Outside - The property is accessed across a private tarmaced country lane to a tarmac parking area across the front of the house which gives access to the;

Adjoining Garage - 6.25m x 3.58m (20'6 x 11'9) - Having an up and over door and a uPVC double glazed window and a door to the rear. There is a base unit with stainless steel single drainer sink and plumbing for an automatic washing machine. A Worcester oil fired combi boiler provides the central heating. There is a single radiator.

There is a gate on to the side of the house and a path to the other leading around to the rear garden which is mainly to lawn with a raised flagged patio area to one corner.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 January 2016


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