3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Watchgate Barn, Selside, Kendal, Cumbria

Sold STC £299,999

Property Description

Key features

  • A substantial stone and slate built, three storey barn conversion.
  • Exposed beams and hardwood framed double glazed windows.
  • Spacious lounge with wood burning stove.
  • Superb kitchen/breakfast room.
  • Three bedrooms.
  • Bathroom/w.c and shower room/w.c.
  • Large utility room/study.
  • Scope for the creation of an annexe.
  • Excellent, purpose built garage/workshop.
  • Good sized garden and ample parking.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A superb three bedroom barn conversion occupying a delightful semi-rural location, enjoying excellent views of the South Lakeland fells. Extensive use of originals oak beams and features, Solid oak cills and all hardwood Window frames and external doors

Good size garden, ample parking and a substantial purpose built workshop/garage that would suit anyone needing a lot of storage or work space which could be adapted for a number of uses.
Close to Kendal on the edge of the Lake District. Energy Rating 'C'.

Directions
From Kendal follow the A6 Shap Road in a northerly direction for about 3 miles. Just after the turning for Longsleddale look for the signpost for "Watchgate Water Treatment ", take a right turn here . The gated entrance to Watchgate Barn will be found on the left-hand side after about 50 metres from the A6.

Location
The property forms part of the rural hamlet of Selside occupying an elevated position with excellent views of Longsleddale and the surrounding South Lakeland fells.

Selside is located just off the A6 Shap Road about three miles north of the historic market town of Kendal. Selside has a very highly regarded primary school and a church, and is on the very edge of the Lake District National Park boundary.

Selside is perfectly placed for exploring the Lake District, access into Kendal and for the M6 motorway and Oxenholme Railway Station on the London to Glasgow West Coast line.

Outside
Immediately in front of the house is a gravelled garden with paved pathway, parking for at least one large vehicle , herbaceous flowerbed containing several trees and a paved patio area.

Gravelled driveway with double gated entrance providing parking for several motor vehicles.

A further gravelled driveway extends to a good sized lawned garden with a paved patio area and a variety of ornamental trees. The tree lined garden and paved BBQ area are serviced by mains water and an electric supply as is equipped with a 12 x 8 garden shed .

Services
Mains water and electric. Shared septic tank drainage. Oil fired central heating. Security alarm.

FURNISHINGS
Furnishings within the property can be purchased by separate negotiation, so for those wanting a turnkey holiday property there is potential.


Entrance Hall: 
Hardwood panelled front entrance door, security alarm keypad.

Utility Room: 
4.13m x 4.15m
A large utility room with space for a living area or study. Work surface with cupboard below. Plumbing for a washing machine and Tumble dryer. Understairs storage cupboard. Airing cupboard containing Grant Combi oil fired central heating boiler. Karndean flooring.

Shower Room: 
2.48m x 1.19m
Suite in white comprising a shower cubicle, an inset wash hand basin and a w.c. Oak shelving with cupboards below. Tiled walls.

Bedroom No.1: 
3.5m x 5.25m
A good sized double bedroom. Hardwood panelled entrance door, recently carpeted by Kendal Quality Carpets.

First Floor 

Kitchen/Breakfast Room: 
4.6m x 2.97m
Beautifully fitted with an attractive range of farmhouse style floor and wall units finished with French oak panelled doors. Work surfaces. Inset sink. Built-in oven, ceramic hob and extractor hood. Karndean floor. Breakfast table. Recess lined with shelves.

Lounge: 
5.34m x 4.15m
A delightful dual aspect room. Scandinavian wood burning stove on a stone flagged hearth. Recently carpeted by KQC .

Second Floor 

Landing: 
Built-in storage cupboard.

Bedroom No.2: 
4.87m x 3.48m
A double bedroom with an open beamed ceiling. Built-in storage cupboards.

Bedroom No.3: 
5.3m x 3.2m
A single bedroom with a study area. Open beamed ceiling.

Bathroom: 
2.35m x 1.93m
Suite in white comprising a panelled bath, a pedestal wash hand basin and a w.c. Travertine marble tiled walls. Karndean flooring. Chrome dual heated ladder towel rail . Exposed beamed ceiling.

Garage/Workshop: 
6.2m x 5.86m
A substantial block 2 storey workshop/garage with front elevations faced in local stone under a pitched blue slate roof. Double timber doors , mains power, lighting, security alarm linked to the house and telephone line, Stairs to first floor with potential for an office, hobby / play room or just a great storage area

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Burneside (2.6 mi)
  • Kendal (3.7 mi)
  • Staveley (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

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Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Burneside (2.6 mi)
  • Kendal (3.7 mi)
  • Staveley (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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