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4 bedroom town house for sale

Lawn Terrace, Silloth

Sold STC £149,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive townhouse
  • Overlooking 'the green'
  • Previously two flats
  • Spacious accommodation
  • Three receptions
  • Two kitchens
  • Three/four bedrooms
  • Self contained rear yard with garage

Full description

Forming part of this handsome terrace of late Victorian town houses and situated in the heart of the Silloth conservation area, this is a fine three storey house providing a most interesting and indeed adaptable lay out with accommodation suited for professional purchasers, for a family or indeed those with a dependant relatives or older children with bath/shower rooms on the two main levels.

There are presently 2/3 reception rooms, 3/4 bedrooms, 2 kitchens, bathroom and shower room, centrally heated and mostly double glazed and with an attractive rear yard, sun terrace above and single garage outside.

The house occupies an enviable position looking directly onto the "Green" with the backdrop of Criffel Street, the handsome parish church and distant views across the Solway to the Dumfriesshire hills.

All of the town centre facilities - general shops, post office, doctor's surgery, cafes and sports clubs (including the renowned championship links (are within walking distance) and there are flat walks up the esplanade to Skinburness, 2 miles to the north.

For those needing to commute, Wigton, Carlisle, Cockermouth and the more industrial centres of West Cumbria beyond are all within comfortable driving distance. The coastline north and south of Silloth is now An Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty and The Lake District National Park is less than half an hour plus drive to the south.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Vestibule - With original panelled door, cornice and coloured/engraved glass panels on the inner door which leads to:-

Hallway - With laminate flooring, useful understairs store and handsome, original pitch pine staircase leading up.

Front Sitting Room - 17'10" interbay x 12'11" (5.44m interbay x 3.94m) - With ornamental fireplace ( presently served by electric fire), period cornice and plate racks, cornice and TV point.

Dining Room/Bedroom - 13'11" x 10'3" Max (4.24m x 3.12m Max) - Again having cornice and plate rack.

Kitchen - 14'4" x 10'2" (4.37m x 3.10m) - With good range of wall and floor units having panelled oak doors (incorporating larder unit and pelmet lighting), work surfaces, coloured tiled splashbacks, 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink unit, inset cooker with gas hob and extractor above, original cupboards, the lower section housing the hot tank (emersion heater), ceramic tiled floor and connecting door to:-

Utility/Laundry Room - 10'3" x 6'6" (3.12m x 1.98m) - Again with wall and floor units, sink unit, plumbing for automatic washing machine and extractor vent.

Rear Lobby - With tiled floor, outer door and also connecting door to:-

Bathroom - L-shaped and with three piece suite, shower and folding screen over the bath, tiled splashbacks, plastic panelled ceiling, spotlights and medicine cabinet.

First Floor -

Front Landing -

Drawing Room - 17'2" x 14'10" plus bay window (5.23m x 4.52m plus - Having ornate chimney piece inset with marble slip and gas coal effect fire, cornice, picture rail, TV and telephone points and a lovely view across the green.

Rear Double Bedroom - 13'11" x 10'3" max (4.24m x 3.12m max) -

Shower Room - With double shower cubicle, vanity basin, WC, full tiling and spotlight.

Second Kitchen - 13'3" x 10'3" (4.04m x 3.12m) - Having wall and floor units, stainless steel sink, work tops, central heating boiler and rear door leading out to sun terrace.

Second Floor -

Half Landing - With built in cupboards.

Top Landing - Again with built in double cupboard.

Front Double Bedroom - 17'1" max x 14'5" (5.21m max x 4.39m) - With period cast iron fireplace (boarded over), further built in cupboards and TV and telephone points. Again, there is a fine view across The Green.

Rear Double Bedroom - 14'5" x 10'4" (4.39m x 3.15m) - With period cast iron fireplace and dormer window.

Outside -

Forecourt -

Attractive Rear Yard - Having tiled walls and useful storage recess. A door connects with:-

Garage - 14'3" x 14' (4.34m x 4.27m) - Having up and over door, light, power and water.

A flight of steps leads up:-

Sun Terrace - With steps back up to kitchen 2 and an outlook over the rear lane, Silloth Mills and Criffel up to the right.

Sale Details -

Improvements - In 2014, the front dormer window was reslated, new leaded high gutters laid and plastic facias fitted.

Contents - Fitted carpets, curtains and light fittings are to be included in the sale.

Services - Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage; gas fired central heating from the Worcester boiler in kitchen 2; UPVC sealed unit double glazing virtually throughout; telephone line installed; loft insulated.

Council Tax - Band 'C'.

Tenure - Freehold.

Viewing - Strictly by appointment through Hopes Estate Agents 016973 43641.

Whilst these particulars are prepared with care and are believed to be accurate neither the Selling Agents nor the vendors warrant the accuracy of the information contained herein and intending purchasers will be held to have satisfied themselves that the information given is correct.


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