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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

1 Greenside House, Hincaster, Milnthorpe, LA7 7NA

Sold by Us £499,950

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Tenure: Freehold

An exceptional house dated 1898, providing a light and spacious home with fine original features using best quality materials and craftsmanship of the period in floors, mouldings, ceilings, doors and fireplaces. The well proportioned accommodation is arranged over three floors and is formed from the substantial part of this delightful Victorian gentleman's residence; briefly comprising formal sitting room, dining room, social breakfast kitchen, versatile hobby room, four double bedrooms and two Bathrooms. Outside there are private well stocked garden areas and a outside store suitable for logs and the like, coupled with a generous double garage with storage above.

Located to the South of the popular market town of Kendal this unique home will prove popular with a range of buyers, it is ideal for a family, yet given it's proximity to Kendal, M6 J36 and the West Coast Mainline at Oxenholme, which are all within a ten minute drive, 1 Greenside House will prove very popular with those looking for all the benefits of rural living with good local amenities and easy commuting. Being just outside the Lake District National park there is a wonderful range of activities for all nearby. 

Accommodation Covered entrance porch with oak canopy. 

Reception hall This spacious reception hall is the central core of the house with some fine original detailing and mahogany staircase, which incorporates a cloakroom with plenty of storage space. 

Dining room 17'2 x 10'1 (5.24m x 3.07m) Oak parquet flooring, fine ornate ceiling, open fire with stone surround, picture rail and sash window make a very attractive room. 

Sitting room 17'5 x 15'11 (5.31m x 4.86m) Full of character, this is a stunning reception room with impressive marble fire surround, cast iron inset and tiled hearth. Beautiful ornate ceiling and detail recess make an attractive focal point. This room is finished off with maple flooring, deep skirting boards and bay sash window. 

Kitchen / breakfast room 18'1 x 16'9 (5.51m x 5.11m) This is a splendid room, well fitted out with a range of bespoke units finished with high quality Maria worktops and incorporates a Sycamore dresser unit, double stainless steel sink, Bosch 5 burner calor gas hob with double electric oven, plumbing for washer and dishwasher. Original tiled floor and built-in pantry cupboards. 

Hobby Room A super, versatile room benefiting from good proportions, space where original range had featured and a large window affording plenty of natural light. There is scope for additional reception space within this room if required.  

Boot room With tiled floor and Belfast sink and access to the garden, this is a useful area as a wet entrance/boot room. Separate WC with corner hand wash basin and tiled floor. 

First Floor The first floor is approached by the elegant staircase in mahogany, this opens onto a bright landing area with all the original character of the main house. 

Master Bedroom 22'4 x 15'11 (6.80m x 4.86m) An extremely spacious master bedroom with a bay sash window making this room light and spacious with pleasant outlook over the front garden. Lovely coving to the ceiling, picture rail, detailed frieze and original marble fireplace with tiled hearth. 

Bedroom 2 12'4 x 11' 1(3.77m x 3.39m) An excellent double bedroom with fine original features, period fireplace with cast iron grate, marble inset with brass and wood surround with original tiled hearth. Elegant detailed frieze, ceiling coving, picture rail, deep skirting and ornate plaster ceiling. 

House Bathroom A spacious family bathroom on the first floor. The suite provides W.C, pedestal wash basin and bath with shower attachment finished with attractive tiling. 

Elegant mahogany staircase to  

Second Floor.  

Bedroom 3 17'0 x 16'1 (5.19m x 4.89m) Currently used as a home office this room would make a generous size double bedroom / children play room or guest bedroom. Velux windows and loft access. 

Bathroom Three piece suite comprising, pedestal wash basin, panelled bath and WC finished with attractive tiling and feature cast iron fire. 

Bedroom 4 14'6 x 11'5 (4.42m x 3.48m) A double bedroom with lovely views over garden and beyond. 

Outside The main entrance to the property is approached through an attractive archway in the Victorian rockery offering gravel parking area and access to the double garage with a very useful half loft for storage. A raised veranda of Indian stone makes a lovely seating area overlooking well stocked borders. There is a useful coal store and garden shed. In front of the property there is a private garden with hedge surrounding providing an excellent area to grow many different vegetables and fruit. There are well stocked herbaceous borders, apple trees and raised vegetable beds. The remainder of the garden is laid to lawn with a lovely summer house at the far end to enjoy the view back across this excellent outdoor space. 

Tenure Freehold 

Services Mains water & electricity
Septic tank drainage
Oil fired central heating 

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