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4 bedroom house for sale

East Barn, Barrows Green, Kendal, Cumbria

Sold STC £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A substantial barn conversion of character, much improved by the present owners.
  • Delightful location surrounded by open countryside just three miles from Kendal town centre.
  • Fabulous views.
  • Spacious, versatile and adaptable family living accommodation.
  • Four bedrooms and two reception rooms.
  • Kitchen/breakfast room and utility room.
  • Family bathroom and en-suite shower room.
  • Double glazing and oil central heating.
  • Solid oak doors throughout.
  • Good sized garage, ample parking and lovely garden.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Occupying a delightful, picturesque location at the end of a private lane, surrounded by open countryside, this attractive four bedroom barn conversion offers versatile family accommodation appointed to an excellent standard, together with a lovely garden, garage and ample parking. Energy Rating 'D'

From Kendal take the A65 Burton Road out of the town in a south-easterly direction. About a mile past Oxenholme is Barrows Green. Turn left at a crossroads, opposite The Punch Bowl. Follow the narrow country lane for about a quarter of a mile to the crest in the hill. Turn right here down a private drive. Continue left at Helm End Farm and straight into the driveway of East Barn.

The property occupies a delightful rural location at the end of a private lane and drive, surrounded by open countryside and enjoying excellent views.

The property forms part of a former farmstead [Helm End Farm] which is now a small cluster of three homes comprising a white washed farmhouse and two barn conversions, developed in around 1990.

There are footpaths and bridleways close to hand and country walks are available right from the doorstep. Just up the lane is the locally renowned hill, The Helm, which offers superb views across the Lake District and of the Coast.

Helm End is part of the friendly community of Barrows Green which has a well run pub. The nearby villages of Natland and Old Hutton both have a church and a primary school, and the station at Oxenholme is on the London to Glasgow West Coast main line.

The property is located just three miles from Kendal town centre. the house is also well placed for junctions 36 and 37 of the M6 motorway and for the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks.

Stone walled driveway to front, secured by wrought iron gates, providing ample parking for several motor vehicles.

Attractively laid out stone walled garden with a lawn, gravelled sitting out area, chipped stone pathways and raised stone walled herbaceous flowerbeds with shrubs, perennials and trees. Vegetable garden with raised beds. Pergola.

Outside water tap. Exterior lighting. Oil storage tank.

A public footpath skirts one corner of the driveway.

Mains electricity and water. Oil central heating. Shared septic tank drainage.

Under the Estate Agents Act 1979 notice is hereby given that one of the owners of the property is a Director of Michael C L Hodgson [a brand of H & H Land and Property Limited].

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 October 2016

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