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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Moorfield House, Little Urswick

Withdrawn from Market £450,000

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Tenure: Freehold

A beautifully appointed double fronted detached house which offers discerning purchasers the combination of a large family home and "good life" living, situated on the perimeter of two picturesque villages in a tranquil and rural setting. Internally, the property offers well appointed living accommodation over two floors. The fittings and finish being of an exceptional high standard with an "English Rose" kitchen, granite worktops and Aga, three bedrooms and four piece bathroom suite. Externally, the home is perfectly situated on an extensive plot, with fully enclosed mature gardens having productive fruit orchard and vegetable areas, polytunnel, greenhouse, log and wood stores and large hard standing area. The garden lends itself to a variety of small holding hobbies, poultry, bee keeping, small animal husbandry and equestrian interests. Additionally, there is further extensive parking and two garages/workshop.  

ACCOMMODATION The property is approached by a wooden pedestrian gated access to the main front door as you pass the manicured lawned garden along with established borders and planting. There are further double wooden gates providing access to ample off road parking and two garages along with fully enclosed and private gardens of almost an acre.

A wooden front door opens directly into the entrance hall. 

ENTRANCE HALLWAY The entrance hallway provides further access to the kitchen, dining room and lounge. Stairs immediately ahead of you to the first floor. The hallway also provides smoke alarm, overhead lighting, power point and has been lightly decorated in shades of country cream and finished with solid oak flooring by a local carpenter from Kendal. 

LOUNGE 18' 11" x 11' 10" (5.78m x 3.62m) The reception lounge has an impressive central feature, set within the recess opening is the Woodwarm 6 kw stove set on bursting stone hearth complimented with Kirkby Moor slate surrond. The room has been tastefully decorated in shades of stone with white above the picture rail, finished with coving to the ceiling, and solid oak flooring. There is a square bay window to the front elevation with fitted wooden blind, smoke alarm, co monitor, tv point, power points along with overhead lighting, three wall light points, central heating radiator and further multi-paned double doors providing access to the conservatory.   

CONSERVATORY 17' 8" x 13' 10" (5.39m x 4.22m) The conservatory is of excellent proportions providing further living space. Situated to the rear of the property with outlook towards the private gardens. Within the room there are inset lights, two radiators, power points whilst finished with wooden blinds to the windows and Herringbone ceramic flooring. There are doors providing access to the gardens. 

DINING ROOM 11' 2" x 11' 10" (3.41m x 3.62m) The dining room is situated to the front of the property and provides ample space for a dining table and chairs. The room has been finished with refreshing shades of Soft Willow decoration and coving to the ceiling, solid oak floor and provides tv point, power points, radiator, overhead lighting and wall lights. There is a square bay window with fitted blind to the front elevation enjoying views of the garden and countryside. 

KITCHEN 19' 1" x 7' 4" (5.84m x 2.25m) The Mike Hughes "English Rose" kitchen provides fitted base and wall units providing plenty of storage units, complimented by Emerald Black granite and primed beech work surfaces along with a Franke Belfast sink and mixer tap. The kitchen centres around a green Aga with twin hot plates and ovens. (please note the Aga heats the hot water system) There is a built-in Siemens microwave, recess space for a dishwasher whilst finished with under pelmet lighting, down lighters, overhead lights, carbon monoxide monitor, smoke alarm, under-stairs cupboard, wall and floor tiling. Access through to the breakfast room along with a double glazed window to the side elevation with outlook towards the gardens. 

BREAKFAST ROOM 17' 9" x 8' 2" (5.42m x 2.50m) A timber door provides access to the side elevation. There are double glazed windows offering outlook to the rear gardens. The neutrally decorated breakfast room is finished with floor tiling, overhead lighting, radiator, tv and telephone point and power points. Further door leading to the utility/wc. 

UTILITY/WC This room houses the Camray Quartet Oil boiler, along with central heating controls. There is plumbing connection for the washing machine, Wc, shelving, overhead light and power supply.  

STAIRS Stairs from the hallway provide access to the first floor landing.  

FIRST FLOOR LANDING The first floor landing provides further access to the three bedrooms and bathroom. Within the landing there are fitted cupboards with hanging rails and shelving, overhead light and smoke alarm. 

BEDROOM ONE 9' 2" x 11' 10" (2.80m x 3.62m) The double bedroom is situated to the front elevation and provides decoration in shades of pale duck egg blue and finished with carpet and blackout blind. The bedroom offers a double glazed window to the front elevation enjoying the view across to Skeldon Moor. Serviced with tv and power points along with central overhead lighting. 

BEDROOM TWO 9' 9" x 11' 11" (2.98m x 3.64m) Another double bedroom situated to the front of the property whilst providing decoration in shades of linen with contrasting carpet. The room has overhead lighting, tv point, power points and double glazed window duplicating the fabulous outlook towards the garden and surrounding countryside. 

BEDROOM THREE 6' 10" x 11' 11" (2.10m x 3.64m) This room is currently used by the home owner as a sewing room however it has previously been used as a lovely single bedroom. There is a double glazed window to the rear elevation again enjoying the wonderful views across the rear garden and neighbouring countryside. Within the room there are power points along and central overhead light. 

BATHROOM The bathroom provides a spacious family bathroom comprising of a four piece white suite to include a Roll Top bath with chrome fittings, pedestal wash hand basin with Beaumont taps, separate shower cubicle with grohe power shower, low level WC. The bathroom has been finished with mid height wall tiling, a double glazed window to the rear elevation, overhead light along with a Marlborough traditional radiator/towel rail. There is also a generous airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder tank, shelving for storage and power point. 


GARDENS  The parking area and garages are approached via double wooden gates set within extensive limestone wall frontage with access leading to ample off road parking for several vehicles along with two garages/workshop. The parking area is set within the excellent sized gardens of almost one acre. The gardens contain a wide variety of trees, shrubs and plants, including many productive fruit trees, plants and specimen trees. The front garden is surrounded by planted borders containing bushes and shrubs along with a lawned garden, pedestrian path leading to the front door. Further access to the extensive gardens consisting of vegetable plots, fruit beds, herb garden, polytunnel measuring 7.6m x 4.4m wide, hen hut and run, greenhouse measuring 6.2m x 2.5m wide. Surrounding the property are further lawned gardens , patio seating areas and further planting. The garden borders Gleaston Beck and has wide ranging views over the adjacent fields and countryside. A perfect peaceful location, sitting on an excellent sized plot. 

SERVICES Oil central heating, wood burning stove, electric , telephone and water are connected. 

LOFT We are informed by the vendors of the property the loft is insulated, boarded in the middle with a pull down ladder and light. 

COUNCIL TAX BANDING South Lakeland District Council - Band E 

VIEWING Strictly through the sole selling agents. 

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

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Added on Rightmove:
12 January 2016

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