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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Thick Riggs, Portinscale, KESWICK, Cumbria


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached bungalow
  • Stunning views and garden
  • Sought after village
  • Garage and parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautifully positioned bungalow in this quiet cul de sac in the much sought after village of Portinscale. Surrounded by spectacular mature garden with panoramic views of Skiddaw Range which can be enjoyed from most aspects.

Thick Riggs could be modernised and offers great potential for reconfiguration subject to the normal planning consents. Benefitting from a garage and additional parking, this is a rare opportunity for a wonderful home in this hidden away haven.

Portinscale is a quiet, much sought after attractive village located approximately one mile from Keswick, just a few minutes' drive or alternatively a 15 minute fairly level walk via a footpath. Keswick is a bustling market town situated in the Lake District National Park about 18 miles west of Penrith and junction 40 of the M6 via the A66. It lies adjacent to Derwent Water, surrounded by stunning Lakeland fells and provides a range of shops, hotels, restaurants, pubs and other tourist related businesses and facilities, together with the renowned Theatre by the Lake.

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

From the office, head towards the A66 and turn left signposted Cockermouth. Portinscale is the next left off the A66. Head into the village and take the first left just before the Farmers Arms. Continue past the village hall and take the next right. Thick Riggs is at the end of the cul de sac

Property ref: 121_2234_4140591

Steps lead down from the front door to a mature terraced garden at the front. Also at the front are double iron gates with a driveway leading to the attached garage. Side access leads to the useful under-store/basement/workshop at the rear of the property along with a terraced balcony to enjoy the breathtaking views. There are substantial lawned areas, mature planting, glass greenhouse, fruit trees and orchard area.

Entrance Hall 
Front door leads into a porch then into the entrance hall which has a radiator.

Storage Room 
2.29m x 1.68m (7' 6" x 5' 6")
Window to front aspect.

Bedroom 1 
3.18m x 4.09m (10' 5" x 13' 5")
Wash hand basin, radiator, window to rear aspect with views over the garden towards the Lakeland fells.

Bathroom 1 
3.20m x 1.85m (10' 6" x 6' 1")
Obscured window to rear aspect, WC, wash hand basin, bath and radiator.

Bathroom 2 
2.29m x 1.67m (7' 6" x 5' 6")
Window to front aspect, WC, wash hand basin, bath with electric shower over, radiator.

Bedroom 2 
6.08m x 4.24m (19' 11" x 13' 11")
Bay window to front aspect, fitted wardrobe, wash hand basin, radiator.

Sitting Room 
6.08m x 6.82m (19' 11" x 22' 5")
Dual aspect windows, bay window and French doors to rear aspect leading on to a rear balcony, French doors leading to front secluded patio area.

3.67m x 4.07m (12' x 13' 4")
Window to front aspect, matching wall and base units, roll edge work surfacing, oven, gas hob with extractor over, stainless steel sink with mixer tap, space for a fridge freezer, space for a washing machine, radiator.

Storage/Pantry Area 
With door to side access.


Store Room 
3.70m x 3.07m (12' 2" x 10' 1")
Window to front aspect.

Boiler House 
3.70m x 4.62m (12' 2" x 15' 2")

Storage Shed 
2.13m x 3.52m (7' x 11' 7")

Single garage with window to rear aspect.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 June 2016


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