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5 bedroom detached house for sale

The Heads, KESWICK, Cumbria

Sold STC £648,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious 5 bedroom house
  • In need of modernisation
  • Magnificent views
  • Excellent central location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Set in extensive gardens, Maiden Moor is a substantial five bedroom detached property in a highly sought after area in the most central and convenient part of Keswick. From its elevated position, Maiden Moor enjoys spectacular views of the Lakeland Fells over Hope Park. Benefitting from a private drive and a garage, with a certain level of upgrading, the property has the potential to be a fantastic family home. Inspection highly recommended.

Within close proximity to the town centre, but within easy walking distance of the Lake, the renowned 'Theatre-by-the-Lake' and commanding magnificent panoramic views of the Lakeland fells.

All mains services installed. Gas fired central heating. Please note - the mention of any appliances and/or services within these particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

Take the A5271 west through the town until you reach the mini-roundabout. Turn left at the roundabout into Crow Park Road. After 50 yards bear right. Follow the road round to the left along The Headlands and onto The Heads. The property is the second detached property on the left hand side, just opposite the golf course

Property ref: 121_2234_2762323

The property is approached through double wrought iron gates, leading to a tarmac driveway, flanked to one side by garden with lawn and flower borders stocked with an abundance of flowering shrubs and plans. The driveway extends to rear parking and turning area. A feature of the property are the extensive gardens with lawns, both to front and rear. Vegetable garden with small orchard, flower beds, borders and mature hedging. Timber garden shed, greenhouse and hexagonal greenhouse.

Bedroom 3 
4.09m x 3.96m (13' 5" x 13' ) max with built in shelved cupboard.
Pedestal wash basin with matching splashback. Picture rail. Window giving the most magnificent panoramic views over Crow Park and Hope Park to the Borrowdale Valley, Catbells and Maiden Moor, Causey Pike and Grisedale Pike.

Bedroom 4 
3.35m x 2.87m (11' x 9' 5")
Pedestal wash basin, having splashback. Window commanding same view as from Bedroom 3.

Bedroom 5 
4.62m x 4.34m (15' 2" x 14' 3")
With vanity wash hand basin, having splashback. Window giving same view as from Bedrooms 3 and 4. Landing with access to roof void. Walk in airing cupboard.


Detached Garage 
6.86m x 3.28m (22' 6" x 10' 9") with up and over door. Light installed. Windows overlooking patio and providing natural light. Pedestrian side door.

Ground Floor 

Entrance Vestibule/L-Shaped Hallway 
With Lakeland slate patterned floor. Glazed door to inner hallway.

12' 10" x 15' 4" max (3.90m x 4.68m)
Tiled fireplace, inset with coal effect, ‘Living Flame’ gas fire. New 5 branch centre light fitting with matching wall lights. Hatch to utility room.

Dining Room 
4.67m x 4.67m max (15' 4" x 15' 4")
Inclusive of picture bay window with window seat, having drawers below, commanding stunning panoramic views of the Lakeland fells, from Walla Crag, up the Borrowdale Valley, Catbells, Maiden Moor and Causey Pike. Wall mounted gas fire. Built in cupboard.

10' 4" x 11' 9" (3.15m x 3.57m) with work surfaces, tiled behind, inset with 1½ bowl stainless steel sink, having mixer tap and cupboards and drawers below. 4 ring electric hob, having extractor fan above. Built in electric oven and grill having cupboard above and below. Integral dishwasher. Range of matching eye level wall cupboards with concealed lighting below, two with leaded glass doors. End display shelves. Glazed sliding door to:

Inner Hallway 
3.56m x 2.06m (11' 8" x 6' 9")
Could be utilised as a further room.

Utility Room 
3.58m x 2.90m (11' 9" x 9' 6") excluding entrance recess.
Matching wall and base units, stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Walk in pantry with slate sconces and fitted shelving. Rear entrance porch with doors to walk in storeroom and rear entrance door. Separate W.C. with corner wash hand basin.

Half Landing 

Bedroom 1 
8' x 11' 11" (2.44m x 3.64m)
with walk in dressing area, having fitted cupboards (could be utilised as en-suite). Separate W.C. with wash hand basin, tiled behind.

2.18m x 2.01m (7' 2" x 6' 7")
with panelled bath, having mixer tap with shower attachment. Pedestal wash basin with splashback, mirror, strip light and shaver point over. Wall mounted electric heater. Window giving view over rear garden to Latrigg.

First Floor 

Bedroom 2 
3.58m x 3.45m (11' 9" x 11' 4")
With pedestal wash basin. Window commanding superb view over the garden to Skiddaw and Latrigg fell.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 May 2014


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