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2 bedroom house for sale

Joiners Close, Newbiggin, Penrith

Sold STC £93,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Low Cost Semi Detached Houses
  • A Local Occupancy Restriction Applies
  • Living Room, Kitchen + Cloakroom
  • 2 Double Bedrooms and Shower Rooms
  • Off Road Parking Spaces and Garden to the Rear
  • Electric Heating and uPVC Double Glazing
  • Predicted EPC Rate B

Full description

Set back from the main road, in the village of Newbiggin, this pair of semi detached houses, is offered to the local market, and are low cost, being for sale at 60% of the open market value. The accommodation comprises: Hallway, Cloakroom, Living Room open into the Kitchen, 2 Double Bedrooms and a Shower Room. Outside there will be Off Road Parking and a Garden Area to the rear.

The properties have an EPC rating of B, with electric heating and double glazing throughout.

Our understanding is that the properties are available to a person with a housing need and is subject to a Section 106 local occupancy clause. Please contact Wilkes-Green + Hill for further information.

Location - From Penrith, head West on the A66, drive over the M6 and Rheged roundabout and continue along the dual carriageway for approximately 3/4 mile. Turn right, signposted to Newbiggin, The Joiners Close is on the left hand side.

Amenities Newbiggin - Newbiggin is approximately a mile from Stainton. In the village of Stainton is a Church of England nursery and primary school. The village has a Methodist Church, Post Office, public house a hotel/restaurant and a farm shop with a range of local produce. A regular bus service provides access to Penrith, Keswick, Cockermouth etc. The Parish church of St Andrew is in the neighbouring village of Dacre. Other denominations are to be found in Penrith. Newbiggin is just outside the Lake District National Park being and is only 5 miles from Ullswater. All main facilities are in Penrith.

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 6 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.

Tenure - The vendor informs us that the property is freehold and the council tax band is band to be confirmed by the Valuations Office.

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


Accommodation -

Entrance - Through a uPVC double glazed door to the;

Hallway - Stairs lead off to the first floor. There is a panel heater and doors open into the living room and;

Cloakroom - Fitted with a toilet and wash hand basin and an extractor fan.

Living Room - 4.14m x 5.36m (13'7 x 17'7) - Having uPVC double french doors and a window to the rear. There are two panel heaters, a TV aerial point and a door gives access to the under stairs store. A broad opening leads to the;

Kitchen - 3.07m x 2.95m (10'1 x 9'8) - Fitted with a range of wood effect fronted wall and base units and a slate effect work surface incorporating a stainless steel single drainer sink. There is a built in electric oven and hob with cooker hood above, plumbing for an automatic washing machine, space for a fridge and a uPVC double glazed window faces to the front.

First Floor- Landing - A double glazed velux gives natural light and there is a panel heater.

Bedroom One - A uPVC double glazed window faces to the front. There is a TV aerial point and a panel heater. A ceiling trap gives access to the insulated loft space.

Bedroom Two - 3.45m x 3.28m (11'4 x 10'9) - A uPVC double glazed window faces to the rear. There is a panel heater and a TV aerial point.

Shower Room - 1.96m x 1.96m (6'5 x 6'5) - Fitted with a toilet, a wash hand basin and a corner shower cubicle with an electric shower over and a double glazed velux roof light.

Outside - There will be a block paved parking area to the front of each house for two cars.

To the rear there will be a flagged patio by the French doors.

The details for these cottage have been taken from the left hand house, the adjacent property is a handed version, however, the measurements may alter slightly.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 September 2016


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