2 bedroom cottage for salePenny Bridge, Cumbria
Sold STC £195,000
- Cottage Style Terrace Improved Throughout
- Quaint Village Location
- 2 Bedrooms
- Gas Central Heating
- Sash Double Glazed
- Stunning Garden To Rear
- NO UPPER CHAIN
- EPC - D
Nestled in the quaint village of Penny Bridge, sitting on the fringe of the Lake District national park is this quirky and deceptive two bedroom, three storey cottage.
The stone and slate fronted home opens up in to a cosy living room with open fireplace and a kitchen diner to the ground floor, a double sized bedroom and bathroom to the first and to finish a multi use bedroom/study/hobby space to the second floor. The outside space gives elevated views across the valley. Surround by nature and it's wonderful sounds this garden is well sized and rare to find on a semi rural cottage. The outhouse provides a most useful utility space and storage area, ideal for bikes and tools for the gardens.
Viewings strongly recommended, perhaps even lunch at the Brittania Pub only a few doors down!
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Introduction - Nestled in the quaint village of Penny Bridge, sitting on the fringe of the Lake District national park is this quirky and deceptive two bedroom, three storey cottage. The stone and slate fronted home opens up in to a cosy living room with open fireplace and a kitchen diner to the ground floor, a double sized bedroom and bathroom to the first and to finish a multi use bedroom/study/hobby space to the second floor. The outside space gives elevated views across the valley. Surround by nature and it's wonderful sounds this garden is well sized and rare to find on a semi rural cottage. The outhouse provides a most useful utility space and storage area, ideal for bikes and tools for the gardens. An active community with a primary school, Butchers, Bakery, Post Office, Church and the fabulous Brittania Pub only a short walk down the hill. An ideal family home or holiday home, Close to rail links in Ulverston(7 Minutes) for easy commuting.
Approach - Set back from the main road, This off street front terrace features a seating area and climbing rose leading to the traditional wooden front door. The porch is a useful store for those wet muddy boots and more importantly keeping your wood stack dry and easily accessible
Lounge - 3.84m x 3.16m (12'7" x 10'4") - A warm characterful room with Victorian fireplace, Lakeland slate hearth and working open fire. The oak floor benefits from underfloor heating and protects the original quarry tiled diamond shaped floor in terracotta and charcoal underneath. Original sash windows have been double glazed.
Kitchen Diner - 3.85m x 3.24m x 2.42m (12'8" x 10'8" x 7'11") - A beautiful bespoke kitchen in a Shaker style with beech wooden work tops. The belling electric double oven cooker with grill and five ring gas hob are set into the chimney breast with extractor fan. The Belfast sink has natural light from the double glazed window. The tile floor benefits from thermostatically controlled electric underfloor heating. The white UPVC double glazed back door gives access to the utility/outhouse and garden.
Staircase And First Floor Landing - A superb open staircase with oak treads from Sizergh estate featuring a beech handrail leads up to the first and second floor. Three doors are off the first floor landing which lead to a storage cupboard, the main bedroom and bathroom. The interior doors throughout the house are original pine panel doors with latch handles adding further character to this wonderful home.
Bedroom One - 3.98m x 3.16m (13'1" x 10'4") - A well sized and naturally lit bedroom, Featuring original sash windows that have been upgraded to more efficient double glazing. The period style fireplace provides a lovely focal point of the room, Which is currently set with a super king size sleigh bed.
Bedroom Two - 6.26m x 3.24m (20'6" x 10'8") - A second double room, Located on the second floor. This is currently used as a study and movie room but could easily be the master bedroom including dressing room or as second bedroom or guest room. The two double glazed Velux windows face the front and rear aspect which allows a good source of natural light to pour into this space. There is the potential to expand if desired with a dormer(Subject to planning permission)
Bathroom - 3.35m x 1.61m (11'0" x 5'3") - A neutral light white bathroom. The fitted three piece suite includes; bath, wall shower attachment, hand basin and WC. The UPVC window opens out to the rear gardens. Storage is cleverly hidden with under the bath and boiler cupboard space utilised, both in tongue and groove and finished in antique grey. The boiler is a Glow Worm combination condenser boiler, recently fitted and annually serviced.
Utility/Outhouse - Accessed from the exterior kitchen door this building has electricity, water and light. Currently used for washing machine, garden equipment and bike storage. A building of potential that could be converted to a marvellous outdoor space.
The Garden - A hidden gem and a superb asset to the home. Enjoying sunlight throughout most of the day, Perfectly sized and spread across several tiers featuring a terrace, lawn, cottage flower borders and potential vegetable patch with fruit bushes. To be enjoyed through all the seasons and shares fantastic views out across the hills and dense green canopy
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