4 bedroom detached house for sale

Millness House, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, Cumbria

£545,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A very fine and elegant country house of character.
  • Delightful views.
  • Superbly refurbished, extended and improved to create a very stylish family home.
  • Light, spacious, versatile and beautifully presented accommodation.
  • Lovely, good sized gardens.
  • Large garage/workshop.
  • Ample parking.
  • Attractive rural location.
  • Convenient for Kendal, Milnthorpe and Kirkby Lonsdale.
  • Well placed for the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A very fine and elegant Country House, comprehensively refurbished to create a superbly presented family home. Lovely, good sized gardens. Large Workshop/Garage and ample parking. Delightful rural location , with excellent views. Convenient for Kendal, Milnthorpe, Kirkby Lonsdale

and the Lake District. Energy Rating "F".

Directions
The property is located about a mile from Junction 36 of the M6 Motorway. From that Junction take the A65 Kirkby Lonsdale road to a roundabout. Take the first exit onto the A65 Kendal road. Follow the road for about half a mile and then turn left, signposted to Millness. Go over the old canal bridge and follow the road to a fork. Turn right and the property will be found a short distance along the lane on the right hand side.

Location
The property occupies a very pleasant rural location enclosing rolling countryside, forming part of the rural community of Millness, a cluster of cottages, farms and houses, situated down a country lane not far from Crooklands.

Millness is well placed for Milnthorpe, Kendal, Kirkby Lonsdale, [where there are highly regarded schools], Junction 36 of the Motorway and for access into the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.

Outside
GARDENS

The house is set within beautifully laid out, established gardens which, according to the season, are a blaze of colour. There are three lawned gardens, each lined with well stocked herbaceous borders. A wide, paved pathway leads to a paved patio by the Conservatory, where this is also a pond.

Tucked away behind the Garage is a kitchen garden, with raised vegetable/fruit beds and a greenhouse.

A wide, gravelled driveway, provides additional off road parking in front of the Garage.

Services
Mains water and electricity. Septic tank drainage. Electric heating [most electric radiators replaced 2013]. Solar panels for supplementary electricity with a feed-in tariff. The house faces south for optimum orientation for the solar panels. BT Broadband with hyper fast broadband in the pipeline.


PARTICULARS 

Enclosed Porch: 
Glazed double doors lead to the

Hall: 
The elegant staircase has a tall window to the half landing. Recess with shelf and cupboard.

Living Room: 
8.87m x 3.93m
A beautifully light and spacious triple aspect room. Impressive stone fireplace with multi fuel burning stove. Shuttered windows on three sides. Recess with shelf and cupboard. Second fireplace.

Conservatory: 
4.46m x 3.76m
A superb modern, but traditionally styled conservatory with wide double doors leading out into the gardens.

Inner Hall: 
Built-in cloaks cupboard.

Dining Room: 
3.93m x 3.87m
A well proportioned dual aspect room. Built-in storage cupboards.

Kitchen: 
4.9m x 3.95m
A dual aspect breakfast kitchen, refitted with an excellent range of built-in Sheraton floor and wall units, finished with granite work surfaces. Rangemaster stove with ceramic hob and extractor hood. Inset stainless steel sink. Dishwasher. Tiled floor.

Side Entrance Hall: 
3.26m x 2.33m
French doors lead to a courtyard area and the gardens. Ideal as a Study.

Utility Room: 
7.06m x 2.6m
A large utility room fitted with a good range of built-in floor and wall units with oak fronts. Work surfaces. Stainless steel sink. Plumbing for a washing machine.

Cloakroom: 
1.36m x 0.83m
Suite in white comprising a pedestal wash hand basin and a w.c.

LOWER GROUND FLOOR 

Basement Hall: 
Built-in storage cupboard.

Basement Sitting Room: 
4.1m x 3.76m
A cosy room featuring a beamed ceiling and an interesting period fireplace with hob grate. Glazed rear entrance door.

Bedroom No.4: 
3.65m x 3.52m
A versatile room, also suitable as a home office, games room or hobbies room. Beamed ceiling.

FIRST FLOOR 

Landing: 

Bedroom No 1: 
4.78m x 3.96m
A lovely dual aspect double bedroom.

En Suite Shower Room: 
2.62m x 1.29m
Suite in white comprising a shower cubicle, a pedestal wash hand basin and a w.c. Chrome ladder towel radiator.

Bedroom No 2: 
4.73m x 3.92m
A good sized dual aspect double bedroom. Built-in storage cupboard.

Bedroom No 3: 
3.97m x 3.18m
A dual aspect double bedroom with a built-in storage cupboard.

Box Room: 
3.4m x 1.2m
This room is ideal for storage or as a dressing room. Original cloaks pegs line each wall.

Inner Landing. 

Bathroom: 
Superbly fitted and fully tiled. Suite in white by Villeroy & Boch, comprising a tile panelled bath, a shower cubicle, a wall hung wash hand basin and a w.c.

OUTSIDE 

Detached Garage/Workshop: 
17.1m x 7.4m
A huge space with space for the parking of several motor vehicles. Perfect as a workshop and with ample storage space. Electrically operated, remote controlled up and over door. Entrance door to rear. Power and lighting.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Oxenholme Lake District (4.5 mi)
  • Arnside (5.3 mi)
  • Silverdale (6.0 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

  • Oxenholme Lake District (4.5 mi)
  • Arnside (5.3 mi)
  • Silverdale (6.0 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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