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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Cruachan, Mockerkin, Cockermouth, Cumbria


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The vendors of this property are overseas and are open to strong negotiation on price. This substantial five bedroomed detached family home provides flexible accommodation in a quiet rural mews within a desirable village with an idyllic backdrop. Only a stone's throw away from the Lake District National Park and in the catchment area of excellent primary and secondary schools.

The accommodation is very flexible and could even be divided to provide a 'granny' annexe or similar. Plenty of storage space is on offer within this light and airy property, which benefits from gas central heating and double glazing. Internal inspection highly recommended.

Backing on to open countryside with far reaching views from the first floor balcony, Cruachan is ideally located to enjoy delightful, peaceful country living, but with a short commute to the West Coast centres and Sellafield.

This spacious, detached property offers generous and adaptable living accommodation. Cruachan is quietly located in the peaceful, rural village of Mockerkin backing onto open fields. The property enjoys open views to the distant Western Fells and benefits greatly from a delightful balcony from where one can enjoy beautiful sunsets. Mockerkin is within the school catchment area for the popular Paddle Primary/Junior School and Cockermouth Senior School.

Mains electricity, water and sewerage. LPG central heating. Please note - the mention of any appliances and/or services within these sale particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

From the main Cockermouth roundabout, on the A66, take the Egremont road, A5086. After approximately three miles turn left, signposted Mockerkin. On entering the village keep left and Cruachan can be found on the right hand side of the road

Property ref: 121_2231_3171510

3.00m x 3.00m (9' 10" x 9' 10") A one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit is fitted into a contemporary range of base, wide drawer and wall units with tiled splash backs. Integral appliances include a brushed steel gas hob and brushed steel extractor hood, electric oven, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. The units have soft close doors and one corner cupboard has pull out metal shelves and a second has a revolving carrosel.

From the village road you turn into a shared courtyard which opens on to the parking area for Cruachan. There is access round both sides of the property. To the rear is a paved and lawned area with wrought iron stairs to the first floor balcony. The main garden is to the side and is laid to lawn with a part hedge, part fence surround.

Entrance Hall 
A part glazed door opens into this entrance area with access to the large family room and the utility room. Deep understairs storage cupboard. Two steps lead up to the first landing.

Family Room 
7.50m x 5.90m (24' 7" x 19' 4") This is a large light living space lending itself to a variety of uses. There is potential to convert the adjoining utility room into a kitchen which would make this ground floor suitable for use by a 'Granny' or similar. Two large double glazed windows and a half glazed door overlook and open onto the courtyard. A second door opens onto the rear of the property. Tiled floor with an attractive mosaic border.

Utility Room 
Window to the rear. Stainless steel sink in a base unit with work surfaces. Wall cupboard. Plumbed for washing machine. Wall mounted boiler. Door to both the hallway and the family room.

Bedroom 1 
4.00m x 3.00m (13' 1" x 9' 10") Two windows to the rear and to the side. Built in wardrobes.

Bedroom 2 
4.00m x 3.00m (13' 1" x 9' 10") Window to the side. Build in wardrobes.

Bedroom 3/Study 
2.50m x 2.40m (8' 2" x 7' 10") Window to the rear. Access from the landing and the inner hall.

This is a very light area with windows to both front and rear. It is split level with access to two bedrooms and to the 'Jack and Jill' bathroom and a couple of steps onto the upper landing with access to the living room and kitchen.

Bedroom 4 
5.90m x 3.90m (19' 4" x 12' 10") This is the main bedroom and is large and light with three windows overlooking the courtyard. One wall is fitted with built in wardrobes. Access to the bathroom.

Bedroom 5 
3.50m x 3.00m (11' 6" x 9' 10") Another double room with a window to the rear with an open outlook.

3.46m x 2.79m (11' 4" x 9' 2") This 'Jack and Jill' bathroom serves both the first floor bedrooms and is fitted with a contemporary four piece suite comprising double ended spa bath, double shower cubicle, hidden cistern w.c. and wall mounted wash hand basin. Tiled walls. Part tiled floor.

Lounge/Dining Room 
6.40m x 6.20m (21' x 20' 4") (maximum measurements) What a wonderful room with large patio doors opening onto the large balcony which stretches round the side of the room. You can enjoy views over the village to the distant countryside and from the side over open fields. An open fireplace is set on a raised hearth. Opening to:

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25 November 2013


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