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4 bedroom terraced house for sale

Clifton, Penrith

Sold STC £275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious Family Home, Approximately 2000 Square Foot
  • Popular Village to the South of Penrith
  • Living Room, Dining Room, Breakfast Kitchen + Larder
  • 3 Double Bedrooms + Large Bathroom
  • "Huge" Attic Bedroom, Potential to Split
  • Front + Rear Garden, Yard with Outbuildings
  • Off Road Parking for Several Vehicles + Open Garage
  • Mains Gas Fired Central Heating
  • EPC Rating D

Full description

Positioned in the centre of this popular village, 3 miles to the south of Penrith and set back from the road, 2 Park View is a handsome double fronted family home, which was once used as a Dame School. There is generous accommodation, spread over 3 floors with much of the original character, comprising: Entrance Hall, Living Room, Dining Room, Breakfast Kitchen, Larder, 3 Double Bedrooms, a Large Bathroom with a separate shower and a "huge" Attic Bedroom, which could easily be split into two or three rooms with a bathroom. Outside there is a Forecourt Gardens, a Rear Yard with Outhouses, a Parking Area for several vehicles with an Open Garage as well as a good size Garden beyond, which benefits from the views to the rear.

The property also has the benefit from Views from many of the windows and has Mains Gas Central Heating via a Condensing Boiler.

Location - From Penrith, head south on the A6, cross over the A66 and drive through Eamont Bridge. In the village of Clifton, drive over the bridge, 2 Park View forms part of a short terrace on the left.

Amenities Clifton - In the village of Clifton, there is a Primary School, Public House . All main facilities are in Penrith. Penrith is a popular market town with a population of around 15,000 people and facilities include: infant, junior and secondary schools with a further/higher education facility at Newton Rigg College. There are 5 supermarkets and a good range of locally owned and national high street shops. Leisure facilities include: swimming pool, climbing wall, golf course, rugby and cricket clubs. Penrith is known as the Gateway to the North Lakes and is conveniently situated for Ullswater and access to the fells.

Tenure - The vendor informs us that the property is freehold and the council tax band is band B.

Services - Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity are connected to the property.


Accommodation -

Entrance - Through a broad panelled door to the;

Hallway - Stairs lead off to the first floor with a hardwood handrail and a cupboard below. An arched sash window to the half landing gives natural light to the hall and landing. The ceiling is plaster coved and there is a central archway. There is a wall mounted MCB consumer unit, a double radiator, a single radiator and a uPVC double glazed door to the rear. Stripped pine panelled doors lead off.

Living Room - 3.91m x 3.63m (12'10 x 11'11) - A Montrose, cast iron stove is set on a quarry tiled hearth with a stone surround and a cupboard to one side with a pine panelled door. The floorboards are stripped and the ceiling is plaster coved. A sash window faces to the front and there is a double radiator, a TV aerial lead and book shelves built in to a recess.

Dining Room - 3.94m x 3.61m (12'11 x 11'10) - An open firegrate is set in a tiled hearth and back with an oak surround and a cupboard to one side with a pine panelled door. The ceiling is coved, a sash window faces to the front and there is a double radiator.

Breakfast Kitchen - 3.71m x 3.38m (12'2 x 11'1) - Fitted with a range of oak fronted wall and base units with a marble effect work surface incorporating a stainless steel 1 1/2 single drainer sink, mixer tap and tiled splashback. There is a built in fridge and dishwasher and a tiled inglenook with an extractor fan is suitable for a range type cooker.

The ceiling has recessed halogen down-lights, the floor is limestone tiled and there is a kickboard heater. A multi panel sash window and a sash window with a window seat face to the rear.

Larder - 3.99m x 1.83m (13'1 x 6) - Having a sandstone shelf to one side with wooden shelves above. A multi panelled glazed sash window faces to the rear.

First Floor - Landing - The stairs continue up to the second floor with a hardwood handrail and painted spindles. Painted panel doors lead off.

Bedroom One - 4.11m x 5.00m (13'6 x 16'5) - Two sash windows to the front give a view over the houses opposite to the Lakeland fells. A cast iron period fireplace is set on a fossil marble surround There is a double radiator and a telephone point.

Bedroom Two - 4.14m x 3.73m (13'7 x 12'3) - A sash window to the front gives a view over the houses opposite to the Lakeland fells. A cast iron, ducks nest basket fireplace is set in a painted surround. There is a double radiator.

Bedroom Three - 3.96m x 2.92m (13' x 9'7) - A sash window with seat to the rear looks out across open countryside to the Pennines. The floorboards have been stripped and there is a double radiator.

Bathroom - 3.96m x 3.73m (13' x 12'3) - Fitted with a pale cream, toilet, wash hand basin and a panelled bath with centre mounted handset shower tap and tiles around. The ceiling has recessed halogen down lights the floor is tiled and two sash windows to the rear look out to the lakeland fells. There are two heated towel rails.

There is a separate quadrant shower enclosure, tiled to two sides with a mains fed shower over. To one corner is a walk in laundry cupboard housing a Worcester gas fired condensing boiler boiler and having plumbing for an automatic washing machine.

Second Floor - To the top of the stairs is a pine panelled door leading to;

Attic Bedroom - 5.56m x 8.84m (18'3 x 29) - The ceiling is open to the apex with exposed timbers and four double glazed velux roof lights to the rear pitch. There are four double radiators and a built in cupboard. This room is nearly 500 sq ft and has excellent potential to create two or three bedrooms with a bathroom, subject to the relevant building control regulations.

Outside - To the front of the house is a lawned forecourt and a gravelled path from the roadside.

A lane to the side of the terrace gives access to a rear parking area for three to four cars and to a:

Garage - 5.13m x 4.24m (16'10 x 13'11) - Being open to the front.

Beyond the parking area is a garden, mainly to lawn with apple and plum trees and a vegetable patch.

Immediately behind the house is a yard area with stone built outhouses, including a Workshop, a Log Store and a WC.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 July 2016


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