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3 bedroom cottage for sale

3 The Cottages, Dovenby, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 0PN

Offers in Region of £275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful Surroundings
  • UPVC Double Glazing
  • Spacious Three Bedroomed End Terraced Cottage
  • Pretty Large Rear Garden
  • Summer House

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A deceptively spacious three bedroomed end terraced cottage set to the centre of the popular hamlet of Dovenby with off-road parking and pretty rear garden. The good sized family accommodation boasts full UPVC double glazing and oil fired central heating, should be viewed to appreciate the space offered and briefly consists of entrance hall, good sized dining kitchen, front and rear sitting rooms, three first floor double bedrooms and house bathroom.

Dovenby itself is a popular satellite hamlet to the Georgian Towns of Cockermouth and Maryport, is sandwiched between the Solway Heritage coast and the Lake District National Park, has good transport links via the A66 to the business of the energy coast with all its forthcoming investment.

3 The Cottages would suit a variety of purchasers including the growing family being within the catchment of good local Junior and Secondary Schools, those retired looking for a characterful property in a village setting or the investor looking to a 'Buy to Let' and capitalise on the adjacent businesses.
Set back from the road and entered via a solid wood front door into:

Hallway: 11'3" x 7'4" (2.25m x 3.43m). Under stairs cloaks area, double radiator, quarry tiled floor, stripped pine door with leaded light detail into:

Dining/Kitchen: 22'3" x 11'3" (6.80m x 3.43m). Having a good range of solid wood fronted kitchen wall and base units with built in wine rack, granite work surface with inset 1½ bowl enamel style sink, tiled splashbacks, original grate with space for cooker, plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine, beamed ceiling, painted original alcove cupboard and open shelving, radiator, quarry tiled floor, ½ glazed wooden door to:

Rear Porch: 5' x 5' (1.54m x 1.54m). Tiled floor, two double glazed wood framed windows and UPVC external door.

From the kitchen a door to:

Rear Sitting Room: 15' x 14'6" (4.58m x 4.25m). Cast iron multi fuel stove set into an open grate with slate hearth and wooden surround and mantle, beamed ceiling, double radiator, double ½ glazed doors and leaded light, internal window to:

Front Sitting Room: 14'6" x 12'8" (4.25m x 3.57m). Pine floor boards, double radiator, beamed ceiling.

From the entrance hall a single turn staircase with original stripped pine banister and spindles rises to the first floor, and:

Bedroom 1: 14'2" x 14'6" (4.32m x 4.43m). Stripped pine door, UPVC window to rear, double radiator.

Bedroom 2: 14'6" x 13'2" (4.43m x 4.09m). Pine door, UPVC window to front, radiator.

Bedroom 3: 11'7" x 10'10" (3.53m x 3.31m). UPVC window to rear, double radiator, built in airing cupboard.

Bathroom: 9'5" x 7'11" (2.89m x 2.43m). Having a four-piece suite in white comprising WC, pedestal wash basin, bath with tiled side and end panels and modern mixer tap, corner shower with Tristain electric shower, tiled surround and ½ tiled walls with glass mosaic border tiles, tiled floor, extractor fan.


To the Front: The property is set back from the road behind a small front garden enclosed by brick walling with iron railing, to the side double wrought iron gates give access to off-street parking for two vehicles.

To the Rear: Is a pretty and good sized rear garden with open aspect to the side, lawns and small orchard, patio and gravel areas, attractive corner wooden summer house, double stone built semi-detached storage sheds, further 'lean to' shed and rear patio, the whole enclosed by natural stone walling and good wooden fencing. Shared access over yard to adjoining property.

Services: Mains Electric, Water & Drainage.

Directions: From Cockermouth, take the A594 in the direction of Maryport, after approximately 2 miles and on entering the village of Dovenby with Dovenby Hall on the left, take the first road to the left (opposite The Dovenby Ship), leading further into the village, proceed through passing over the bridge and No. 3 The Cottages is to the left hand side to the end of the short terrace.

Agents Notes: Oil Fired Central Heating, UPVC double glazing. Tax Band: A. Post Code: CA13 0PN

Tenure: We are advised the property is freehold. Confirmation is being sought from solicitors

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Added on Rightmove:
03 August 2016

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