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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Townhead Court, Melmerby, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10


Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Open plan kitchen diner
  • Double garage
  • Wonderful countryside views
  • Corner plot
  • Separate cottage available via separate negotiations
  • EPC Rating = D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

**No Onward Chain** Fellside is a charming detached property. Set in the picturesque Eden Valley, the property has a fantastic rural setting within the village, enjoying excellent transport and community links of Penrith only 9 miles away. Internally the property has 4 spacious bedrooms, a bright kitchen dining room and spacious living room with a pleasant outlook over the garden and countryside to the rear.

Externally there are manageably gardens to the rear and side with a front garden area with driveway to the double garage. In addition to 5 Townhead Court the owners would consider offering Lavender Cottage (no 6) via separate negotiations. Lavender Cottage is a 2 bedroom bungalow with a kitchen diner and living room. The cottage offers fantastic additional accommodation to the main house, suitable as an independent holiday cottage or rental accommodation.


Langwathby 4.5 miles, Penrith 9 miles, Alston 9 miles, Appleby-in-Westmorland 16.5 miles, Carlisle 24 miles

Located on the outskirts of Melmerby, a quaint rural village at the foot of Hartside Pass on the A686 near to Penrith. The property occupies a rural, yet highly convenient location with easy access to Penrith and Alston where local amenities and professional services can be located. For the commuter, the A6, M6 and A66 provide links with the major commercial centres of the region, with Penrith train station providing excellent links to London, Birmingham, Manchester, Manchester Airport and Carlisle along the West Coast mainline railway. London can be reached by rail in just 3 hours from Penrith with regular trains to Euston. This is complemented by Newcastle International Airport, Leeds Bradford International Airport and Manchester International Airport offering further communications with the rest of the country and overseas.


Entering the property into the entrance hall which has staircase to the first floor and cloaks WC directly ahead, with the main reception rooms to either hand, the main living room enjoys a double aspect with views out to the front and rear which creates a bright and inviting space, a focal feature of this room is the multi fuel stove set into the feature stone fireplace surround and hearth. The kitchen diner again with a double aspect has a modern kitchen with wooden fitted wall and base units, marble work surfaces on the island and wall units. Integrated with the kitchen are dishwasher, Villeroy and Boch sink with fitted waste disposal, double electric oven and microwave, induction hob with stainless splash-back and extractor hood. To the front of the kitchen area is the dining seating area with a feature fireplace around the multi fuel stove. Off the kitchen is the utility room with plumbing for washing machine, space for a tumble dryer, stainless steel sink and access to the rear garden patio area.

The master bedroom is a generous double room with a private en-suite that comprises; shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin. The three other bedrooms are all spacious double rooms with second and third bedrooms having fitted wardrobes. The family bathroom is a modern bathroom suite with tiled floors and walls comprising; a bath with shower over, WC, fitted cupboards with integrated wash hand basin.

The property has a front garden with lawn area either side of the driveway that leads to the double garage. To the rear of the property is an enclosed landscaped garden with a beautiful outlook to the fields behind.

Mains electricity, water, drainage are all connected, the property has gas central heating. Highspeed internet connection is available vis BT.

Square Footage: 1,614 sq ft


From Penrith head North East on the A686, follow this road through Langwathby staying on the A686 until you reach the centre of Melmerby. At the centre of the village opposite the Shepherds Inn pub turn right onto the 68 where Town Head Court will be found shortly on the left.

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Added on Rightmove:
25 August 2016

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