4 bedroom detached house for sale

Low Birthwaite, Old College Lane, Windermere, Cumbria

Guide Price £675,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Believed to originate from the seventeenth century.
  • Traditional Westmorland construction, stone and slate with roughcast finish.
  • Many original features add to the unique charm and ambience.
  • Scope to improve to suit individual tastes.
  • Only a few minutes walk to all the facilities of Windermere.
  • Ideal as a second/holiday home and as a permanent residence.
  • Large Lounge with imposing fireplace.
  • Kitchen/Dining/Sitting Room, Utility, Ground Floor W.C.
  • Master Bedroom Suite with Shower Room, Three Double Bedrooms, House Bathroom.
  • Detached Workshop, separate Outhouse, pleasant lawned gardens.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An absolutely delightful period house near the town centre. Formerly three cottages, plenty of individual character. Potential to alter and upgrade. Lovely gardens. Two Reception, Utility, Master Bedroom Suite, Three Double Bedrooms, Workshop. Energy Rating "E".

Directions
Approaching Windermere from the east, via Kendal and Staveley on the A591, continue straight on at the road junction to Windermere centre, passing the railway station on the left. Just after the next junction to the left, beyond the entrance to St Anne's School, take the first left Phoenix Way.

Continue along the lane towards the sports ground on the left, and take the first right, just after a recent development at The Old College.

Continue along the lane and turn right. Low Birthwaite is at the end of the lane.

The precise location and extent are shown edged red on the Sale Plan herewith.

Part of Stoney Field, including the lane towards Low Birthwaite and the lane in a southerly direction are included in the sale.

Location
Low Birthwaite is just west of the sports ground next to Phoenix Way, to the west of Windermere town centre and south of the arterial A591, Windermere to Ambleside Road.

All the local facilities and amenities at Windermere are within reasonable walking and driving distance, including the railway station, Booths supermarket and many nearby restaurants.

Outside
GARDENS

FRONT
Extremely pleasant "spring" garden with lawns, borders, paths, trees, shrubs. Superb cooking apple tree. Two timber garden sheds.

REAR
Outcrop of rock features. Gravelled areas. Flower bed with shrubs and plants.

PARKING
For several vehicles. Gravelled finish. Raised border with shrubs and trees, including Birch and Yew next to the parking area.

Services
All mains services are connected. Gas central heating.

FIXTURES, FITTINGS AND FURNISHINGS

All fixtures are included. All fittings referred to in these particulars are included. All fitted carpets, curtains, curtain rails and light fittings are included. All other furnishings and household effects are excluded.

PLANNING AUTHORITY

Lake District National Park Authority: 01539 724555

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS

All viewings are to be accompanied by a representative of the selling agents staff. Please contact our Kendal office.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Windermere (0.3 mi)
  • Staveley (3.7 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

  • Windermere (0.3 mi)
  • Staveley (3.7 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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