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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Watchgate Barn, Selside, Kendal, Cumbria


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'.

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.

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.

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 .

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

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

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 November 2016

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