4 bedroom detached house for sale

Oakfield House, Underskiddaw, KESWICK, Cumbria

Sold STC £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached home
  • Stunning fell views
  • Gardens and grounds
  • Sought after location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautiful 4 bedroomed former coach house together with approximately 1 acre of grounds. Occupying an elevated position with stunning Lakeland Fell views, in this tranquil, tucked-away location. The accommodation is well proportioned and maintained, providing adaptable living area with 4 spacious reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, 4 bedrooms with 1 en-suite, dressing room leading into a good sized loft area which could be utilised as a multipurpose room, family bathroom and a further shower room, all set within these wonderful grounds in a much sought after village location.


Location
The Old Coach House is approximately 2 miles north of Keswick on the A591, nestled beneath the magnificent Skiddaw Range, just a few minutes drive from the well known market town of Keswick, where a comprehensive range of local amenities is provided. There is an excellent variety of retail outlets, plus good primary and secondary schools. Other interesting towns include: Penrith 18 miles, which has a station on the West Coast Main Line and Junction 40 of the M6. Additionally, Cockermouth, a lovely market town, is located only 12 miles away.

Services
Mains electricity, mains water, private drainage, oil fired central heating. 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.

Directions
From the PFK office head along the main street onto High Hill, following the signs for Crosthwaite Road roundabout, take the second exit on the A591 signposted Bassenthwaite/Carlisle. After approximately 2 miles pass Little Dodd Garden Centre on the right-hand side, the entrance to Oakfield House is immediately on the right, follow the private driveway up to the property and The Old Coach House is to the left of Oakfield House. The property can also be accessed by the road behind

Property ref: 121_2234_4146712

Ground Floor 

Entrance 
Front door into Kitchen/Breakfast Room.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
24' 2" x 11' 5" (7.37m x 3.49m) There is a rear aspect window and the kitchen comprises of bespoke hand-painted matching base and wall units with island unit, stone worktops and double stainless steel sink with mixer tap, oil fired 4 oven Aga set in tiled dresser surround with granite worktops. There is also an induction hob, oven with microwave above and integrated dishwasher.

Utility Room 
7' 6" x 11' 7" (2.29m x 3.53m) Door to the rear, matching wall and base units with stone worktops, Belfast sink from the original Oakfield House building with mixer tap, concealed boiler, space for washing machine and condenser dryer.

Living Room 
16' 5" x 18' 1" (5.00m x 5.52m) Originally the area with the stalls for the coach horses. An excellent room with wood burning stove set on a sandstone hearth with quarry tiled surround. Stable door and window to front aspect and also a door into:

Store Room 
7' 6" x 5' 10" (2.29m x 1.77m) With fitted shelving.

Sitting Room 
36' 9" x 30' 3" (11.19m x 9.23m) With delightful, original open sandstone fire with flagged floor, exposed beams and stone wall, window commanding stunning views towards Borrowdale and architect designed English Oak staircase with under stairs cupboard.

Cloakroom 
An unusual Victorian high flush WC, wash hand basin all original from Oakfield House.

Sun Lounge/Snug 
9' 5" x 13' 6" (2.86m x 4.11m) With front aspect window having attractive views over the terraced courtyard towards Causey Pike.

Lounge 
22' 10" x 16' 3" (6.95m x 4.95m) Dual aspect windows with French doors to front aspect commanding magnificent panoramic views over the surrounding fells, feature fireplace with multi-fuel stove.

FIRST FLOOR 

Landing 
Spacious area with front aspect window, storage cupboard, exposed beams and radiator.

Master Bedroom 
15' 9" x 12' 6" (4.80m x 3.81m) Having a vaulted ceiling and exposed beams, stunning views over the valley towards Borrowdale and Coledale, walk-in wardrobe with access to good sized loft space providing a highly useful storage area, which would be suitable for many purposes.

En Suite 
9' 5" x 6' 10" (2.87m x 2.09m) Three piece suite comprising a Jacuzzi bath with shower over, wash hand basin, WC and a feature circular window.

Bedroom 2 
12' 8" x 11' 5" (3.86m x 3.49m) Having front aspect window, exposed beams and stone wall, wash hand basin, fitted wardrobe and radiator.

Bedroom 3 
9' 11" x 18' 1" (3.01m x 5.52m) Having dual aspect window, fitted dressing unit and wash hand basin, exposed stone wall.

Bedroom 4 
14' x 13' 2" (4.26m x 4.02m) Having side aspect window, velux window, fitted cupboard and wash hand basin.

Bathroom 
8' 3" x 11' 9" (2.51m x 3.58m) Part tiled walls, 4 piece suite comprising bath with shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet and WC.

Shower Room 
Having a velux window, exposed beam and stone walls, shower cubicle with electric shower.

OUTSIDE 

Gardens 
The garden is approached by a shared private drive leading to The Old Coach House and Oakfield House with private grounds of approximately 1 acre and parking facilities on a semi-circular drive next to The Old Coach House. Gated access leads to paved terraced courtyard in front of the house and gardens with a substantial lawn and woodland area. There is an attractive selection of mature trees including a magnificent 160 year old Atlas Cedar tree and an excellent south and west facing aspect providing stunning panoramic views across all the surrounding Lakeland fells.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 June 2016

Nearest station

  • Aspatria (11.5 mi)
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PF&K Lakeland Properties, Keswick

19 Station Street Keswick Cumbria CA12 5HH

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19 Station Street Keswick Cumbria CA12 5HH

01768 200008 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Aspatria (11.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

PF&K Lakeland Properties, Keswick

19 Station Street Keswick Cumbria CA12 5HH

01768 200008 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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