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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Clarendon, Orton Hall, Orton, Penrith, Cumbria

£119,500

Property Description

Key features

  • A most attractive first floor apartment.
  • Spacious lounge with lovely views.
  • Good sized double bedroom.
  • Impressive wood panelled entrance hall.
  • Designated parking.
  • Beautiful communal parkland grounds which are a haven for wildlife.
  • Superb communal sitting room.
  • Delightful location on the edge of the picturesque village of Orton within the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
  • Currently run as a holiday let but also suitable as a permanent home or as a pied-a-terre.

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

An attractive one bedroom first floor apartment forming part of the impressive and prestigious Grade II Listed 18th Century Orton Hall set in around five acres of lawned grounds and woodland on the edge of the picturesque village of Orton.

SUMMARY
This attractive one bedroom apartment is situated at the front of the first floor of the very fine Grade II Listed Orton Hall. The Hall was originally built by a Dr Burn in the late 18th Century but was considerably altered and enlarged between 1898 and 1900 by Harvey Goodwin. In more recent years Orton Hall has been developed into apartments. The Hall stands in around five acres of parkland style grounds and woodland and is approached by a sweeping drive secured by automatic entrance gates.

Directions
From junction 38 of the M6 motorway follow the exit to the roundabout and turn first left onto the B6260 road, signposted to Orton. Follow the road for about two miles and the gated entrance to Orton Hall will be found on the right-hand side, just before the village itself.

Location
Orton Hall is located on the southern periphery of the picturesque village of Orton. The village, which is a Conservation Area, has a thriving sense of community and amenities include shops, a post office, a church, a pub, a highly regarded primary school, a village hall, a cafe and a market. The village is surrounded by rolling countryside where opportunities for walking and exploring abound. The village is well placed for junction 38 of the M6 motorway and for access to Kendal, Penrith, Kirkby Stephen, Sedbergh, the Eden Valley, the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales.

Outside
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
A sweeping driveway secured by an automatic gate leads to parking areas to the front and side of the building. The subject property has a designated parking space although there is ample room for parking generally. Orton Hall is set in beautiful parkland style grounds of around five acres including sweeping lawns, herbaceous flowerbeds, a fountain, a wide variety of specimen trees and a delightful parcel of woodland.

Services
SERVICES
Mains water and electricity. Electric heating.

FURNISHINGS
Furnishings are available by separate negotiation.

SERVICE CHARGE
An annual variable service charge is payable in respect of general maintenance of the building and grounds, buildings insurance, cleaning and lighting of communal areas, professional fees etc, which for the year 2016 amounts to £900.

HOLIDAY LETTINGS
The property is let through www.holidaylettings.co.uk and through www.laterooms.com. The owners website is www.orton hall.co.uk which is worth exploring for further information.


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23 September 2016

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