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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Renwick, Penrith


Property Description

Key features

  • Large Traditional Village House Extended into an Adjoining Barn
  • Living Room, Kitchen with AGA and Dining Room
  • Study/5th Bedroom and Laundry/Cloakroom
  • 4 Bedrooms, En-Suite Shower + House Bathroom
  • Off Road Parking, Garage and Store Rooms
  • Garden to the Front and Gable
  • Oil Fired Central Heating & uPVC Double Glazing, EPC Rating F

Full description

This traditional village house , in the fell side hamlet of Renwick, has been extended into the adjoining barn to create a large and flexible family home with accommodation comprising: Kitchen with AGA, open into the Dining Room, Rear Hall, Laundry/WC, Inner Hall, Study/5th Bedroom all the ground floor and a Living Room, 4 Bedrooms, En-Suite Bathroom and a House Bathroom to the first floor. Outside there is a flagged and gravelled Forecourt, a Lawned Garden and a Vegetable Garden to the gable end. There is also an Off Road Parking Area for 2 Cars, a Garage and 2 Large Store Rooms. The property also has the benefit of Oil Fired Central Heating and uPVC Double Glazing.

Location - From Penrith, head North on the A6 and drive to Plumpton. Turn right in Plumpton, signposted to Lazonby and Kiikoswald. Drive throgh Kirkoswald and into the hamlet of High Bank Hill. Turn right in High Bank Hill, effectively straight ahead, signposted to Renwick and Newbiggin. Drive over the top of the hill and down to the T-junction. turn right at the T-junction and follow the road into the village of Renwick, Greystone House is on the left hand side.

Amenities - Renwick is surrounded by glorious open countryside with many footpaths and bridleways. In the village of Kirkoswald, approximately 3 miles, there is a village school for infant and primary years, a village shop with sub post office, a doctors surgery, a village hall, two churches and 2 public houses. In the neighbouring village of Lazonby (a further mile), there is an infant and junior school, church, village hall, 2 public houses, a Co-Op store and Post Office as well as an open-air swimming pool in the summer months. There is also the benefit of a railway station in Lazonby, on the Settle Carlisle line, ideal for commuting to Carlisle and central Leeds. All main facilities are in Penrith, approximately 7 miles. 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 3 supermarkets and a good range of locally owned and national high street shops. Leisure facilities include: swimming pool, climbing wall, golf course, rugby and cricket clubs. Penrith is known as the Gateway to the North Lakes and is conveniently situated for Ullswater and access to the fells.

Services - Mains Water, Drainage and Electricity are connected to the property. Heating is by Fuel Oil and telephone is connected, subject to BT. regulations. The current owners have a high speed broadboand connection through Lonsdalenet.

Tenure - The vendor informs us that the property is freehold and the council tax band is band E.


Accommodation -

Entrance - Through a panelled door to the:

Kitchen - 4.24mx4.24m (13'11x13'11) - Designed predominantly for free-standing furniture and fitted with a solid beech wood base unit with a ceramic double sink with mixer taps, tiled splash back and a solid beech wood work surface to the side having space below for a fridge and plumbing for a dishwasher. A sold beech wood dresser type cupboard is fitted to a recess and houses the MCB consumer unit. An oil fired 2 oven AGA also supplements to hot water and there is a free-standing oil fired boiler for the central heating. The floor is ceramic tiled, the ceiling has recessed halogen down lights and a uPVC double glazed window faces to the front. A multi panel glazed door opens to the rear hall and there is a broad opening to the:

Dining Area - 4.22m'3.40m (13'10'11'2) - There is an open fireplace with a stone surround, the floor is ceramic tiled and uPVC double glazed windows face to the front. A multi panel glazed door leads to the:

Rear Hall - 1.75mx3.53m (5'9x11'7) - Stairs lead off to the first floor with storage below. There is a double radiator, an opening to the inner hall and a planked door to the:

Laundry/Cloakroom - 1.93mx1.98m (6'4x6'6) - Fitted with a white toilet and wash basin and having plumbing for a washing machine.The walls are part panelled, the floor is ceramic tiled and there is a single radiator and 2 double glazed windows to the side.

Inner Hall - 1.93mx3.71m (6'4x12'2) - A second staircase with a painted handrail leads to the living room and a multi panel glazed door leads to the:

Study/5Th Bedroom - 3.51mx3.66m (11'6x12') - Having parquet flooring and uPVC double glazed French doors to the front with side windows.

First Floor - The stairs from the second staircase rise into the;

Living Room - 5.69mx6.38m max (18'8x20'11 max) - A cast iron multi fuel stove is set on a tiled hearth with a stone back. The walls are painted stone and there are exposed beams to the ceiling. There are two double radiators, a TV aerial lead and a uPVC double glazed window faces to the front. A uPVC double glazed door with side window, with an open view across the garden to the surrounding countryside opens to an external staircase. A planked door leads to bedroom one.

Landing - Accessed from the first staircase, a ceiling trap gives access to the roof space and a recessed airing cupboard houses a hot water tank and shelves.

Bedroom One - 3.71mx3.73m (12'2x12'3) - Having a uPVC double glazed window to the front with an open outlook across the village to the surrounding countryside and distant fells. There is a ceiling trap, with loft ladder, giving access to the loft space above, a double radiator and planked doors to a recessed wardrobe and the;

En-Suite Bathroom - 1.73mx2.44m (5'8x8') - Fitted with a white suite, having a panelled bath with a mains fed shower over and tiles around. There is a wall light above the wash basin and a heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two - 3.33mx3.89m (10'11x12'9) - A uPVC double glazed window faces to the front and there is a single radiator.

Bedroom Three - 3.10mx4.27m (10'2x14') - A uPVC double glazed window faces to the front and there is a single radiator.The floor boards are painted.

Bedroom Four - 1.96mx3.61m (6'5x11'10) - The ceiling is partly sloped with three double glazed Velux roof lights and there is a double radiator.

Bathroom - 2.01mx2.87m (6'7x9'5) - Fitted with a white, three piece suite, with a panelled corner bath having a mains fed power shower over and tiles around. There are recessed halogen down lights, a single radiator and a uPVC double glazed window.

Outside - A gate in a stone wall from the roadside gives access to a flagged and gravelled forecourt with a well stocked shrub and perennial border.

A gate from the forecourt opens to a garden area with a stone flagged patio by the French doors, a lawn and a flagged path to the gable end.

Store Room One - 5.92mx2.44m (19'5x8') - Having double wooden doors in a carriage arch, stone flags to the floor, lights and power.

Store Room Two - 5.69mx3.51m (18'8x11'6) - There are stone flags to the floor, lights power and an original cast iron range. The oil tank is located in this store.

Across the gable end of the property is a vegetable garden, with several beds, a poly tunnel with gravelled paths around and a dog kennel.

Across the front of the forecourt is an off road parking area for 2 cars which gives access to the:

Garage - 5.03mx2.51m (16'6x8'3) - To the side of the garage is an open storage area.

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12 January 2017


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