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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Newalls, Skelsmergh

Withdrawn from Market £539,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

DIRECTIONS Leaving Kendal northbound along Shap Road continue past Morrisons superstore. Follow the road along passing Helm Lane, taking the next right hand turn signposted for Kilncroft & Newalls. Proceed down the lane following the road around to the right, where you will find the property at the end.  

LOCATION Tucked away, the property offers a private tranquil position with stunning elevated views over adjoining farmlands towards Lakeland fells and Kendal town. Located on the northern fringes of the market town, the property provides easy access to Morrisons and Aldi superstore, Queen Katherine secondary school and Kendal town centre. 

DESCRIPTION Forming part of the grade II listed Skelsmergh Hall is this individual country residence surrounded by well manicured gardens, a paddock and parcel of woodland. The property has been extended to the rear and side to provide spacious and versatile accommodation laid over three floors.

The extended part of the property boasts two reception rooms with contrasting outlooks over the gardens. The front facing reception room benefits from a multi fuel gas fire stove on a polished stone hearth with decorative inset and wooden surround. The second reception room overlooks the rear garden and benefits from an additional side extension and further door into a sunroom which could be utilised as a study if desired. The second reception room benefits from a living flame gas fire on a polished stone hearth and decorative brick inset.

The family kitchen dining room is at the heart of the home and this is no exception. Extending the majority of the original property, the spacious room boasts a stunning modern farmhouse kitchen which compliments against traditional oak beams. The kitchen has been fitted with an extensive range of wall and base units with a contrasting marble work surface over. Fitted within the surface is a one and a half sink drainer with mixer tap overlooking the front garden and a Range Master double oven and grill with five ring hob and extractor hood over. Beyond the kitchen is a useful utility/boot room providing ample space for storage, coats and shoes and outdoor gear.

Stairs from the entrance hallway provides access to the first floor which comprises of four double bedrooms; two of which with en-suite facilities and a separate family bathroom.

The master bedroom suite provides stunning views across the front garden and adjacent fields towards Serpentine Woods and a four piece en-suite. The en-suite includes a Jacuzzi bath, corner shower cubicle, WC and pedestal wash hand basin.

The second bedroom has a contrasting outlook with views over the rear garden towards the paddock and wood. This bedroom benefits from a shower room en-suite and a separate vanity wash hand basin with cupboard storage below.

Bedrooms three and four have contrasting outlooks and both benefit from double proportions, with the larger of the two having a fitted wardrobe. Completing the first floor landing is the family bathroom comprising of a bath with wall mounted shower attachment over, WC and pedestal wash hand basin.

Stairs from the first floor landing provides access to the second floor. The second floor benefits from a double bedroom which extends the full depth of the property and includes a separate dressing area and shower room en-suite. The landing also benefits from a useful storage cupboard.

Outside, the property benefits from extensive parking area leading to a detached single garage. A stone pathway from the parking area leads up past a natural rockery and dry stone wall to a pleasant paved patio and decked seating area.

A flagged pathway from the patio area leads alongside a lawn garden and raised planted beds to a larger paved patio seating area to sit and admire the adjoining countryside.

Stone pathways to the side provide access to the rear of the property which has been divided into areas of patio seating areas, lawn and natural rockery area with space for a summerhouse.

Gradual paved pathways provide access to a shed and timber workshop with power and gates access to a paddock which is approximately 1.55 acres ideal land for sheep or horses and benefits from a private water supply In addition to the paddock there is a parcel of woodland with a stream running through.  




Reception Room One  

13´11" (4.25 m) X 11´9" (3.60 m)  

Reception Room Two  

20´2" ( m) X 12´0" (3.67 m)  

Sun Room  

5´2 (1.58 m) X 7´7" (2.32 m)  


16´9" (5.11 m) X 20´7" (6.28 m)  

Utility Room  

14´7" (4.46 m) X 10´8" (3.27 m)  

Bedroom One  

14´0" (4.27 m) X 11´11" (3.63 m) maximum measurements  

En Suite  

7´9" (2.37 m) X 7´11" (2.42 m)  

Bedroom Two  

13´11" (4.25 m) X 12´0" (3.66 m) maximum measurements  


2´10" (0.88 m) X 7´5" (2.27 m)  

Bedroom Three  

12´1" (3.71 m) X 11´6" (3.52 m) maximum measurements  

Bedroom Four  

11´5" (3.49 m) X 8´9" (2.68 m)  


4´9" (1.47m) x 8´7" (2.62 m)  

Bedroom Five 11'3" (3.45 m) X 20'6" (6.26 m) maximum measurements including dressing area 

En- Suite  

5´5" (1.67 m) X 4´11" (1.52 m)  

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06 September 2016

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