4 bedroom detached house for sale

Longrigg Green, Eskdale, HOLMROOK, Cumbria

Sold STC £399,950

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 bed detached family home
  • Lake District National Park
  • Extensive landscaped grounds
  • No onward chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare opportunity to acquire a sizeable family home in the picturesque village of Eskdale Green within the Lake District National Park amidst some of Lakelands finest scenery. This fantastic property, which is offered to the market with the benefit of no forward chain enjoys an enviable position within the village set on a large plot which includes wrap around landscaped gardens, a small paddock, ample off road parking and the highlight; breathtaking views across some of the better know western fells.

The accommodation itself is well laid out to suit family life and in brief comprises entrance hallway, lounge/diner, dining area, kitchen, conservatory, rear lobby, drying room and shower room to the ground floor. There are four good sized bedrooms positioned on the first floor together with family bathroom and a separate w.c.

The property's size, location and beautiful grounds create the perfect setting for a young or growing family, yet it would suit a range of prospective purchasers from those looking for a second home in the area to retirement. Viewing is most certainly advised.


Location
Eskdale is a glacial valley stretching from Gosforth through to the foot of Hard Knot Pass close to Wastwater. The area is renowned as having some of the most picturesque scenery in the western Lake District, enjoying views to the foot of Scafell to the north and sweeping west down the Eskdale Valley to the Irish Sea. Eskdale Green offers some local amenities including a primary school, a nursery and a well stocked village shop, with more comprehensive amenities available at nearby Gosforth, and is a popular stop along the La'al Ratty, a miniature steam railway that runs all year round from Ravenglass to Eskdale on the Cumbrian coast.

Services
Mains electricity and water. Septic tank drainage. Oil fired central heating. Double glazing, cavity wall and loft insulation all installed. 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 Whitehaven office proceed out of the town centre via Inkerman Terrace turning right at the traffic lights on to the A595. Follow the A595 into Gosforth proceeding through the village centre. Take a right at the fork in the road on to Whitecroft and continue along this road for approximately five miles onto Bowerhouse Bank. Once in Eskdale pass The Bower House Inn on the right. Take the left turn down the lane leading to the school where you will find the driveway for Longrigg Green on your right

Property ref: 121_2614_4201865

Ground Floor 

Entrance Hallway 
3.51m x 2.44m (11' 6" x 8') Traditional wooden front door, stairs leading to first floor with useful storage cupboard below, radiator, door into lounge/diner.

Lounge/Diner 
6.71m x 3.66m (22' x 12') A spacious L-shaped room with two windows to side elevations providing breathtaking views towards the West Cumbrian fells, and uPVC French sliding doors leading into the conservatory. Open slate fireplace, two radiators. Opens into:

Dining Area 
3.35m x 3.20m (11' x 10' 6") uPVC patio doors leading to the gardens and decked patio area, radiator, door to kitchen.

Kitchen 
4.11m x 2.90m (13' 6" x 9' 6") Fitted with a range of matching wall and base units with work surfacing incorporating 1½ stainless steel sink and drainer unit, electric oven and hob, plumbing for under-counter washing machine and dishwasher, door to rear hallway.

Rear Hallway 
Velux rooflight, radiator, tiled floor, door into garage, access out to the driveway.

Shower Room 
2.06m x 1.98m (6' 9" x 6' 6") Fitted with WC, wash hand basin and walk in shower with electric shower, fully tiled walls and floor, Velux rooflight and chrome laddered radiator.

Drying Room 
2.06m x 1.22m (6' 9" x 4') Slatted wooden floor with tubular heaters underneath, plumbing for washing machine.

First Floor 

Landing 
Loft hatch, good sized storage cupboard, radiator.

Bedroom 1 
3.66m x 3.35m (12' x 11') Double room with radiator and windows providing views of Muncaster and Birker Fells.

Bedroom 2 
3.66m x 3.35m (12' x 11') Radiator, window providing fell views.

Bedroom 3 
3.35m x 2.51m (11' x 8' 3") Radiator, window with views to Scafell.

Bedroom 4 
3.81m x 2.90m (12' 6" x 9' 6") Two walk in wardrobes, radiator, window with fell views.

Family Bathroom 
Fitted with a white suite comprising low level WC, wash hand basin, panelled bath with mains shower over and shower screen. Downlights, fully tiled walls, tiled flooring, heated towel rail.

Separate WC 
Low level WC, wash hand basin, chrome laddered radiator.

Externally 
The property benefits from driveway parking to the side for three to four vehicles.

Well orientated gardens surround the property and incorporate large sections of lawn with several decked patio areas, an attractive stream with bridges, and a mixture of raised flowerbeds, shrubbery and mature trees. A small paddock adjoins the property and extends down to the roadside, with an access gate and hedge borders and shrubbery.

Integral Garage 
4.88m x 2.59m (16' x 8' 6") Up and over door, window.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Ravenglass for Eskdale (4.0 mi)
  • Drigg (4.6 mi)
  • Seascale (6.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Whitehaven

81-82 King Street, Whitehaven, CA28 7LE

01946 445013 Local call rate

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Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Whitehaven

81-82 King Street, Whitehaven, CA28 7LE

01946 445013 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Ravenglass for Eskdale (4.0 mi)
  • Drigg (4.6 mi)
  • Seascale (6.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Whitehaven

81-82 King Street, Whitehaven, CA28 7LE

01946 445013 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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