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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Birkrigg, Low Bentham Road, Bentham, Lancaster, LA2

£260,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Generous living accommodation
  • Garage and off street parking
  • Countryside views
  • Double glazed windows and central heating
  • Entertaining bar and hot tub

Full description

A much improved and extended three bedroom semi detached house in a central but quiet location in the village of Bentham. This property has been upgraded by the current owner and currently provides generous living accommodation. The property has long distance views to the rear with excellent external entertaining space which can be used all year round. There is a garage and private off road parking.

This semi detached property is located in the outskirts of Bentham village close to the new primary school. The property has been substantially improved and renovated under the current ownership and provides excellent spacious family living accommodation with further scope for expansion. Internally the property has a good size living / dining room, modernised kitchen and a superb extension to the rear housing a sun room with French doors to the garden and utility room with downstairs cloakroom. To the first floor is a modernised house bathroom, two double bedrooms and one single bedroom. The attic space in the house has been converted to an overspill bedroom / recreation room and this could be further developed by the addition of a staircase to create a third double bedroom (subject to planning consent). Externally to the front of the property is a private paved driveway with parking for approximately three vehicles and garden. To the rear is a superb rear garden with covered entertainment space including hot tub with open views across the countryside to the rear, covered dining area with bar area, a single garage and various patio / sitting out areas to the immediate rear of the property. The property really is worthy of inspection.

Bentham is a small market town located between the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the Trough of Bowland, a lovely rural area close to the border of North Yorkshire and Lancashire. The town offers an excellent range of shopping and other facilities, together with a fine Primary School. Communication links are good with a railway station on the Leeds - Carnforth line, a bus service to Lancaster and Ingleton and the A65 is approximately 4 miles away and junction 34 of the M6 only 12 miles.

Continue through the village of Bentham in the direction of Low Bentham and Lancaster. Birkrigg is located approximately 100 yards before the new primary school on the left hand side directly opposite the telephone exchange building. A For Sale board is erected.

Bentham is a small market town located between the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the Trough of Bowland, a lovely rural area close to the border of North Yorkshire and Lancashire. The town offers an excellent range of shopping and other facilities, together with a fine Primary School. Communication links are good with a railway station on the Leeds - Carnforth line, a bus service to Lancaster and Ingleton and the A65 is approximately 4 miles away and junction 34 of the M6 only 12 miles.

GROUND FLOOR 

Hallway 
With timber and glazed side panels and entrance door. Karndean flooring. Staircase to first floor, under stairs cupboard and cloaks cupboard. Central heating radiator, burglar alarm control panel, telephone point and ceiling light. Solid wood doors leading to:-

Living / Dining Area 
With bay window to front elevation, inset multi fuel stove, recess to chimney breast fitted with stone mantle and slate hearth. A generous through room with twin ceiling lights, twin wall lights, two central heating radiators, TV and telephone point. Access to sun room to rear and kitchen.

Kitchen 
Fully modernised with a range of fitted wall and base units in shaker style with brushed aluminium handles. Solid timber work surfaces and attractive tiled splash back. Tiled floor, brushed aluminium sockets and switches. Large bay window to side elevation. Inset 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink with integrated drainer and chrome mixer tap. Range Master Toledo range cooker in brushed aluminium with two ovens, grill, warming drawer and five burner gas hob with wok attachment and hot plate. Contemporary brushed aluminium and glass Range Master extractor set over cooker with tiled splash back. Integrated fridge and freezer. Ample wall and base unit storage and brushed aluminium plinth heater.

Utility Room 
Accessed via a door from the kitchen with window overlooking the rear garden and long distance views. A range of base units with recess for washing machine and fridge freezer. Timber effect work tops and contemporary units. Tiled splash back and fitted shelving. Tiled flooring and recessed ceiling spot lights. Extractor fan.

W C / Cloakroom 
With tiled floor. Low suite wc with dual flush, window to side elevation, ceiling spot light and extractor fan.

Sun Room 
Part of the full length extension to the rear of the house. The sun room is accessed to the rear of the lounge through timber and glazed French doors. Indian slate stone flag flooring, Velux roof windows and French doors to rear garden and decking with pleasant views. Ceiling spot light and central heating radiator.

FIRST FLOOR 

Bedroom 1 
A large double room located at the front of the property with bay window with pleasant views over the front garden. Stripped pine flooring and large full length fitted wardrobes to one wall. Central ceiling light. Central heating radiator and solid pine doors with chrome handles.

Bedroom 2 
Located to the rear of the property with pleasant views across the surrounding countryside. A large double room with central ceiling light and central heating radiator.

Bedroom 3 
Small single room located to the front of the property with dual aspect, fitted shelving, storage area to stair bulkhead, telephone point, central heating radiator and ceiling light.

Bathroom 
Fully modernised with white suite comprising inset bath with chrome mixer tap, low suite dual flush wc, corner glazed shower unit with mains fed power shower with drench head and separate shower attachment. Contemporary wash hand basin set on wooden plinth with contemporary chrome mixer tap. Slate wall and floor tiles to shower cubicle and half tiled to walls. Recess ceiling spot lights, window to rear elevation and chrome ladder towel rail located above the bath.

Attic Space 
Access via substantial fold away stair ladder with large hatch leading to attic room currently used as an occasional attic room with ceiling spot lights, exposed roof purlings and timbers and feature brick wall to one end. Under eaves storage, Velux roof light with long distance views across the surrounding countryside.

OUTSIDE 

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To the front of the property is a driveway with parking for approximately three vehicles and an attractive landscaped garden. To the rear of the property is a good size garden with timber decking immediately adjacent to the sun room leading to a terraced garden with numerous sitting out areas There are Indian slate patios combined with decking areas surrounding an ornamental fish pond and within the garden is the excellent exterior entertaining space comprising an extension to the garage which has covered barbeque and eating area, entertaining bar and hot tub set within attached building with glazed windows overlooking the long distance views to the rear.

Garage 
With up and over door and electric light.

Agents Notes 
Gas central heating, full uPVC double glazing and CCTV system which is installed and will be staying.

SET150163/JLP/MLR/080116/230516 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 February 2016

Nearest stations

  • Bentham (0.5 mi)
  • Wennington (2.7 mi)
  • Clapham (North Yorkshire) (4.6 mi)
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Dacre Son & Hartley, Settle

3 High Street Settle BD24 9EX

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Nearest stations

  • Bentham (0.5 mi)
  • Wennington (2.7 mi)
  • Clapham (North Yorkshire) (4.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Dacre Son & Hartley, Settle

3 High Street Settle BD24 9EX

01729 556000 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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