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4 bedroom terraced house for sale

Arthur Street, Penrith


Property Description

Key features

  • Handsome, Grade 2 Listed Townhouse, Circa 1850
  • Located in the New Streets Conservation Area
  • Living Room, Sitting Room, Dining Room + Breakfast Kitchen
  • 4 Bedrooms + Large Bathroom
  • Secure, Enclosed Rear Garden with Good Degree of Privacy
  • Refurbished Sash Windows + Many Period Features
  • Gas Fired Central Heating + Solar Panels to Supplement Hot Water
  • Resident Permit Parking. EPC Rate D

Full description

This gorgeous, double fronted house, set in one of Penrith's most attractive roads, is brimming with charm and offers comfortable, light and stylish accommodation comprising: Entrance Hall, Living Room, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Rear Porch, 4 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms. There is a good size, delightful and securely enclosed Garden to the rear with views across Penrith to the Lakeland Fells. The property also has the benefit of Gas Central Heating.

Location - Arthur Street is close to the town centre and is easily found by heading up Sandgate and turning left at the roundabout. Arthur Street is the first turn on the right

Amenities - Penrith is a popular market town with a population of around 15,000 people and facilities include: infant, junior and secondary schools with a further/higher education facility at Newton Rigg College. There are 5 supermarkets and a good range of locally owned and national high street shops. Leisure facilities include: a leisure centre with; swimming pool, climbing wall, indoor bowling, badminton courts and a fitness centre as well as; golf, rugby and cricket clubs. There is also a 2 screen cinema and Penrith Playhouse. Penrith is known as the Gateway to the North Lakes and is conveniently situated for Ullswater and access to the fells, benefiting from the superb outdoor recreation opportunities.

Services - Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity are connected to the property.

Tenure - The vendor informs us that the property is freehold and the council tax band is band C


Accommodation -

Entrance - Through a broad panel door, with the original fan light above, to the:

Vestibule - With a part glazed door to the:

Hall - Stairs, with a polished handrail and painted spindles, rise to the first floor. There is a single radiator, telephone point and plaster coving. Painted panel doors lead off

Living Room - 3.86mx3.48m (12'8x11'5) - A sash window, with painted shutters, faces to the front and a cast iron, wood burning stove is set in a simple inglenook with a stone hearth and a floor cupboard to one side, housing the gas meter. The ceiling is plaster coved and there is a picture rail around.

Sitting Room - 3.89mx3.43m (12'9x11'3) - A sash window, with painted shutters, faces to the front and a living flame gas stove is set in a simple inglenook with a stone hearth and a recessed cupboard to one side housing the fuse box. There is a double radiator, a plaster coved ceiling with a picture rail around and book shelves to one wall. An open doorway leads to the:

Dining Room - 3.38mx2.74m (11'1x9') - A sash window, with painted shutters faces to the rear. There is a double radiator, two wall light points and a door to the hall.

Breakfast Kitchen - 3.40mx3.45m (11'2x11'4) - Fitted with a range of distressed, cream fronted wall and base units with a beech block work surface incorporating a stainless steel, 1 1/2 bowl single drainer sink, mixer taps and a tiled splash back. There is space for a dual fuel range cooker with a stainless steel splash back and extractor hood above. There is plumbing for a dishwasher, space for a fridge and, a double radiator. The floor is ceramic tiled, a sash window faces to the rear and a part glazed door leads to the:

Rear Porch - 3.38mx1.73m + 1.19mx1.35m (11'1x5'8 + 3'11x4'5) - Being L shaped with a double glazed window, overlooking the garden and a polycarbonate roof. Partitioned off is a:

Bathroom - Fitted with a white WC, washbasin and a bath with mixer shower taps. The walls are waterproof boarded and there is an electric heater and shaver socket/light.

First Floor - Landing - A sash window faces to the rear. There is a double radiator and painted panel doors off.

Bedroom One - 3.94mx3.53m (12'11x11'7) - A sash window (inward opening) faces to the front. There is a double radiator and a shelved recess.

Bedroomtwo - 3.38mx3.51m (11'1x11'6) - A sash window (inward opening) faces to the rear, overlooking the garden, Penrith and the countryside beyond. There is a double radiator and a feature cast iron fireplace.

Bedroom Four - 3.96mx2.72m (13'x8'11) - A sash window (inward opening) faces to the front. There is a double radiator and a ducks nest, cast iron fireplace with a shelved cupboard to one side.

Bedroom Three - 2.90mx1.96m (9'6x6'5) - A sash window (inward opening) faces to the front. There is a double radiator.

Bathroom - 3.38mx2.79m (11'1x9'2) - Fitted with a white slipper bath having floor mounted taps and shower handset. There is a WC and a double sink each with chrome pillar taps. A separate shower cubicle has a mains fed shower and is tiled to two sides with a clear door. A built in cupboard houses the Worcester gas fired boiler providing the hot water and central heating and a pressurised hot water tank which is also supplemented by solar panels in the roof. There is a double radiator and an inward opening sash window to the rear. A ceiling-trap gives access to the roof space above.

Outside - To the front of the house is a gravelled forecourt garden with shrub and flower borders and a stone flagged path to the front door.

There is access through a passageway to the side of the house and through a gate, leading to the rear where there is a delightful garden, to lawn with a stone flagged path and a well stock flower and shrub border. To one side is a stone outhouse and;

Greenhouses - With light, power and plumbing for an automatic washing machine.

A stone flagged path leads through a shrub bed to a further garden area, with a large flagged patio, a wooden summer house and a lawn

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19 September 2016


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