4 bedroom bungalow for sale

Grassgarth Lodge, Oxenholme Lane, Natland, Kendal

£595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A most attractive detached true bungalow with stone elevations under a pitched slate roof.
  • Skillfully extended and comprehensively upgraded and improved.
  • Spacious, versatile and immaculately presented family accommodation.
  • Two/three reception rooms.
  • Large kitchen/dining room with Aga stove.
  • Three/four bedrooms, the master bedroom having an en-suite shower room/w.c.
  • Utility room and pantry.
  • Fully double glazed.
  • Extensive, delightfully laid out gardens and grounds of around two-thirds of an acre.
  • Detached double garage with storage attic and ample parking.

Full description

A superb four bedroom detached true bungalow occupying a beautiful location on the periphery of Natland, enjoying spectacular views. Immaculately presented, very spacious and versatile family accommodation together with extensive gardens and grounds of around two thirds of an acre,

a garage block and ample parking. Perfectly placed for access into Kendal and the Lake District. Energy Rating "E".

SUMMARY
The property is a former lodge which has been skillfully extended, upgraded and improved on behalf of the present owner to create a superb four bedroom home occupying a beautiful setting.

The Lodge is set within delightful lawned gardens and grounds of around two-thirds of an acre featuring an array of fine specimen trees. The views are stunning!

The property includes a substantially built double garage with storage loft and ample parking.

The property enjoys a significant frontage onto Oxenholme Lane with possible potential for the development of an additional dwelling. Interested parties should make their own enquiries through South Lakeland District Council.

Directions
From the green in Natland village centre follow Oxenholme Lane passing the school on the right. Follow the lane almost to its end and the property will be found on the left-hand side, just before a parcel of woodland.

From Kendal take the A65 out of the town in a south-east direction pass the Leisure Centre and hospital on the left, follow the road to the top of the hill and turn right into Oxenholme Lane and the property will be found just past a parcel of woodland.

Location
The property is located on the periphery of the highly regarded village of Natland. The property adjoins a stretch of open countryside on one side and overlooks farmland, woodland and gardens on the other sides. The setting is delightful.

Natland is an attractive village with its green, village hall, and church at its centre. The village also has an excellent primary school and a shop.

Natland is located about a mile from Kendal and is well placed for access into the Lake District. It is also convenient for nearby Oxenholme Railway Station for the London to Glasgow West coast mainline and for junction 36 of the M6 motorway.

Outside
The bungalow is set within delightful gardens and grounds extending to around 0.75 acres with lawns, a variety of fine specimen trees and herbaceous flower beds. In the Spring the gardens are full of colour.

The bungalow is surrounded by attractive block paved pathways which, on one side, widen to provide a patio and sitting out area.

A wide gravelled driveway provides ample off-road parking for several motor vehicles. This extends to a block paved driveway in front of the garage.

In addition to the garage is a car port and a useful range of garden sheds.

The property enjoys a significant frontage onto Oxenholme Lane.

Services
Mains water and electricity. Septic tank drainage. Gas is available in the driveway. Electric heating.


Reception Hall: 
3.6m x 3.34m
A welcoming reception hall with a beamed ceiling. Currently used as a sitting room.

Lounge: 
5.24m x 4.75m
A delightful room with a deep bay window allowing the views towards The Helm to be enjoyed. Feature fireplace with substantial stone surround and a wood burning stove. Beamed ceiling. Built-in bookcase. Display alcove. Upholstered window seats.

Kitchen/Dining Room: 
5.9m x 5.56m
A rather splendid and very spacious dual aspect room fitted with an excellent range of built-in units together with work surfaces, a porcelain sink and a stainless steel sink. Large Aga four oven stove with twin hobs and a hot plate. Attractively tiled floor. Beamed ceiling. Sitting area.

Utility Room: 
4.34m x 1.49m
Fitted with a good range of built-in floor and wall cupboards with work surfaces and a stainless steel sink. Plumbing for a washing machine. Tall storage cupboard. Rear entrance door. Tiled floor.

Pantry: 
1.52m x 1.13m
A traditional walk-in pantry with stone and wooden shelving. Tiled floor.

Master Bedroom: 
4.78m x 4.69m
A large double bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe lined with shelves and hanging rails and a walk-in cloaks cupboard, also lined with shelving.

En-Suite Shower Room: 
2.67m x 1.48m
Attractively refitted with a contemporary style suite in white comprising a double shower cubicle, a wash hand basin with storage cupboards and drawers below and a w.c. Illuminated mirror. Chrome ladder towel radiator. Fully tiled walls and floor.

Inner Hall 

Bedroom No.2/Sitting Room: 
5.1m x 3.65m
A versatile room currently used as a sitting room. Deep bay window with fabulous views. Upholstered window seats. Feature fireplace fitted with a "living flame" electric fire. Decorative cornice and ceiling rose. Built-in bookcase.

Bedroom No.3: 
3.63m x 3.04m
A well proportioned double bedroom. Display alcove lined with shelves.

Bedroom No.4: 
2.7m x 2.5m
A good sized single bedroom, currently used as a study.

Bathroom: 
3.63m x 1.7m
A nicely appointed bathroom fitted with a traditional style suite comprising a panelled bath, a wash hand basin set onto a cupboard and a w.c. Built-in linen cupboard. Chrome ladder towel radiator.

Garage: 
6.18m x 4.97m
A modern detached, block built double garage with double timber doors, stone facing to the front elevation and a pitched slate roof. Upvc double glazed window to side. Power and lighting. Work bench and shelving. Floored attic with a window to front, providing ample storage.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Oxenholme Lake District (0.7 mi)
  • Kendal (2.3 mi)
  • Burneside (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Oxenholme Lake District (0.7 mi)
  • Kendal (2.3 mi)
  • Burneside (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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