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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Roodlands, Portinscale, KESWICK, Cumbria


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached house
  • Period features
  • Gardens and garage
  • Sought after village

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Located in the centre of this renowned Lakeland village, commanding a prominent position and retaining much of the original character. Roodlands dates from approximately 1800s and offers a wonderful opportunity to purchase a detached spacious period home set within delightful grounds and benefiting from ample parking and double garage. The accommodation comprises of kitchen, utility, dining room, a further two reception rooms, cellar, five bedrooms, shower room and bathroom. There is also a covered outside area and workshop. An imposing residence with impressive reception rooms yet, at the same time, highly manageable making a delightful home complemented by lovely gardens. This is an exceptional opportunity to purchase a picturesque residence in this sought after village location.

Portinscale is a delightful village offering all of the Lake District charm and views. There is a strong sense of community in the village and it also has excellent facilities, for example a village hall, caf�/restaurant and marina. It is a short off road walk into Keswick, and Portinscale is set back from the A66. It is an easy commute to a number of surrounding villages and towns including Keswick, Cockermouth, Grasmere, Penrith and the M6.

Mains electricity, water and drainage. Central heating and double glazing installed. Telephone line installed subject to BT regulations. Please note - the mention of any appliances and/or services within these sale particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

From Keswick, proceed out of the town towards the A66. Turn left on to the A66 and proceed approximately half a mile. Turn left signposted Portinscale. Proceed over the bridge, round a right hand bend past the Farmers Arms down to a sweeping right hand bend. Roodlands can be found on the right hand side just after the 'The Chalet'

Property ref: 121_2234_3680139

Ground Floor 

Entrance Hall 
4.22m x 2.63m (13' 10" x 8' 8") Front door into spacious entrance hall which has wooden flooring, feature fireplace, storage cupboard and radiator. Stairs leading to upper floor. Door to cellar.

Sitting Room 
5.84m x 4.88m (19' 2" x 16') Dual aspect windows with original shutters, feature open fireplace, radiator.

Utility Room 
1.76m x 2.94m (5' 9" x 9' 8") Window to side aspect, stainless steel sink with mixer tap, space for washing machine, boiler.

Downstairs WC 
0.94m x 2.87m (3' 1" x 9' 5") Velux window, WC, wash hand basin and electric heater.

Reception Room 2 
5.67m x 4.22m (18' 7" x 13' 10") Two windows with original shutters to front aspect, wooden wall panelling, feature open fireplace, two radiators.

Dining Room 
4.13m x 3.93m (13' 7" x 12' 11") With window to side aspect, feature gas fire, alcove storage.

4.78m x 3.05m (15' 8" x 10') Matching wall and base units, roll edge work surfacing, Aga, space for dishwasher, integrated fridge, asterite sink and mixer tap. Window to side aspect with far reaching fell views.

First Floor 

With window to rear aspect.

Bedroom 1 
4.20m x 4.83m (13' 9" x 15' 10") Two windows to front aspect with far reaching fell views, feature window seats, fitted wardrobe and radiator.

Bedroom 2 
4.56m x 4.94m (15' x 16' 2") Radiator and window to front aspect.

Bedroom 3 
4.20m x 3.58m (13' 9" x 11' 9") Radiator and window to front aspect.

Bedroom 4 
3.36m x 2.51m (11' x 8' 3") Radiator and window to side aspect.

Bedroom 5/Office 
3.06m x 2.66m (10' x 8' 9") Radiator and window to rear aspect.

2.82m x 3.68m (9' 3" x 12' 1") Window to rear aspect, panelled bath, shower cubicle with mains shower, vanity unit, storage cupboard and heated towel rail.

Shower Room 
2.22m x 2.65m (7' 3" x 8' 8") Window to rear aspect, WC, wash hand basin, shower cubicle with mains shower, storage cupboard housing water tank, and radiator.


Parking and Gardens 
Wooden gate leading to ample parking area with lawn enclosed by mature trees, creating a private sun-trap garden. Pleasant patio seating area with Lakeland stone borders interspersed with flower pots. Open fields to rear aspect.

Covered Outside Area 
7.11m x 2.50m (23' 4" x 8' 2") Storage areas, WC.

2.76m x 3.66m (9' 1" x 12') With window to rear aspect.

Double Garage 
5.42m x 5.84m (17' 9" x 19' 2")

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 February 2016


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