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Garden Cottage, Huntingstile, Grasmere, LA22 9PY

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Tenure: Leasehold

Garden Cottage is part of Huntingstile which is a large Victorian property which is gently elevated above the western shore of Grasmere and offering one of the most spectacular views in the Lake District. The property has been subsequently divided into four properties with Garden Cottage being situated to the rear with private garden which provides stunning lake and fell views. A superbly presented and spacious one bedroom property. Previously a 5* holiday let with Heart of the Lakes.The property is being sold with majority of contents.

The property occupies a stunning position which is slightly elevated above the western shores of the highly popular Lakeland village of Grasmere. The elevated position gives the garden fabulous panoramic views over Grasmere water and the surrounding Lakeland fells. Well placed for all village amenities, set approximately ¾ mile on the edge of the village famous for its connections to William Wordsworth and other Lakeland Poets. With endless fell and country walks from the doors step. 

Directions Arriving in Grasmere from the south (A591), take the first turn left into the village. Continue over the small bridge and turn left opposite the church, continuing past Gold Rill Hotel along Red Bank Road. Continue along the lane with the lake on your left until arriving at a right hand turning sign posted Huntingstile, proceed up the lane and through the private gate. 

Accommodation Front door leading into attractive hall with tiled floor. Fuse box.  

Sitting Room 16'3 x 11 (5m x 3.4m) Beautiful dual aspect room with window seat, gas fire on marble hearth. Shelved alcove and additional alcove cupboard. TV and telephone points.  

Kitchen 10'10 x 10'9 (3.3m x 3.3m) Lovely selection of bespoke wall and base units with local slate worktop and one and half bowl sink unit with mixer tap. Four ring electric hob and electric oven. Integrated appliances include microwave, Bosch dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Feature window seat, built in dresser and steps to rear door. Tiled floor and part pine panelled walls.  

Bedroom 19'4 x 9'10 (5.9m x 3m) Attractive and spacious double room with built in wardrobe.  

Bathroom Attractive three piece suite comprising corner shower cubicle, WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Heated towel rail and electric shaver point. Tiled floor and part pine panelled walls. Airing cupboard.  

Outside The property benefits from a split level natural garden with a selection of mature shrubs and bushes. Stunning views across the countryside towards Grasmere water. Small utility cupboard with plumbing for washing machine. Private designated parking.  

Tenure Leasehold for an original term of 999 years from 1992. The vendor contributes a ¼ proportion share towards maintenance on a as and when basis. 

Services Mains electric. Shared private water and shared septic tank. Electric heating.  

Rateable Value £2,600. Actual amount payable £1,349.60. This could be reduced if the purchaser is entitled to Small Business Rates Relief. More details can be obtained from the local authority, South Lakeland District Council 01539 733333 

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20 October 2015

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