10 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Thurston House, Tilberthwaite Avenue, Coniston

Sold STC £545,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Thurston House is a substantial semi detached Victorian property with a private drive. A highly versatile property which has seven individual self catering apartments. Spread over three floor plus the lower ground floor which offers a further one bedroom/office space. The property would be suitable to reconfigure the apartments or equally create a large private dwelling. With attractive views of the surrounding countryside, manageable grounds and private parking.

Currently a well established successful business operating as self catering holiday letting apartments for over twenty years. Generating approximately £50,000 per annum this is currently run by the owner through their own private website www.thurstonhouseconiston.co.uk

Ideally situated only a short level 100 metre walk to the centre of the village which is located in the heart of the Lake District National Park with a variety of amenities on offer including shops, post office, butchers and public houses etc. The village is well renowned for its connections with Donald Campbell and John Ruskin. From the property there are endless fell and country walks and the property also enjoys lovely fell and country views from the majority of rooms including lake views in the winter.  

Directions Travelling from Ambleside to Coniston; on entering the village take the first left onto Shepherds Bridge Lane. Continue to the T junction, turn right and the property is second on the right hand side.  

Accommodation Communal front entrance leading to an attractive wide hallway with original Victorian tiled floor and concealed original staircase leading to upper floors. Rear door.  

Ground Floor Leading to: 

Front Flat Five Private entrance leading to: 

Open Plan Living/Kitchen/Dining Room 17'4 x 13'3 (3.8m x 2.6m) Basic selection of base units with stainless steel sink unit and mixer tap, electric cooker point, night storage heater and views towards the Coniston Fells.  

Bedroom 12'4 x 8'7 (3.8m x 2.6m) Spacious double bedroom with night storage heater. 

Shower Room Three piece suite comprising of shower cubicle, vanity wash hand basin, WC, electric wall heater, extractor, part wall tiled, fully floor tiled and electric shaver point.  

Front Flat Six Private entrance leading to: 

Open Plan Studio 18'5 x 13'11 (5.6m x 4.2m) A light and airy dual aspect room with feature bay window. A selection of contemporary wall and base units with stainless steel sink unit, electric cooker point and attractive south facing views. Separate fuse box, TV point and night storage heater.  

Shower Room Three piece suite comprising of shower cubicle, vanity wash hand basin, WC, extractor and floor tiled.  

Rear Flat Seven Private door leading to:  

Kitchen/Dining Room 13'10 x 8'9 (4.2m x 2.7m) A selection of contemporary wall and base units, stainless steel sink unit, electric cooker point and night storage heater. Original feature marble fireplace with cast iron surround. TV point. Leading to: 

Bedroom 13'10 x 7'7 (4.2m x 2.3m) Double bedroom with views towards Coniston Old Man. Fuse box.  

En-suite Three piece suite comprising of shower cubicle, WC, vanity wash hand basin, electric shaver point and extractor and fully floor tiled. 

Inner Hall Leading to: 

Communal Laundry Room Plumbing for washing machine. Private owners cupboard and separate down stairs WC with wash hand basin.

Internal door and staircase leading to: 

Lower Ground Floor Steps leading down to:  

Kitchen/Diner 13'4 x 7'7 (4.1m x 2.3m) Contemporary selection of base units, stainless steel sink unit, electric cooker point and night storage heater. 

Inner Hall Useful room with fitted cupboards leading to: 

Shower Room Shower cubicle, vanity wash hand basin, WC, extractor and electric wall heater.  

Living Room 17'5 x 13' (5.3m x 4m) Spacious room with window, TV point, electric fire and night storage heater. 

Bedroom 13'10 x 8'9 (4.2m x 2.7m) Double room with window.  

First Floor Half landing leading through to: 

Flat One Private entrance leading into a hallway.

 

Living Room 15'11 x 13'11 (4.8m x 4.2m) Currently used as a living/bedroom room. A light south facing dual aspect room with original marble fireplace with cast iron surround. Night storage heater.  

Kitchen 13'11 x 5'5 (4.2m x 1.7m) A selection of wall and base units with stainless steel sink unit and electric cooker point. Part wall tiled. Cylinder cupboard and attractive views towards the Coniston Fells.  

Bedroom 11'7 x 10'1 (3.5m x 3.1m) Spacious double room with views towards Coniston Old Man and original inset cast iron fire surround.  

Bathroom Three piece suite comprising of shower cubicle, WC, pedestal wash hand basin, half wall tiled, fully floor tiled, electric wall heater, electric light and shaver point.  

Flat Two Private entrance leading into hallway. 

Kitchen/Dining Room 17'4 x 8' (5.3m x 2.5m) Wall and base units with stainless steel sink unit, electric cooker point, night storage heater and separate fuse box. Good sized room with picture window views towards the Yewdale Fells. 

Living Room 13'11 x 12'4 (4.3m x 3.7m) Spacious room with original marble surround with inset cast iron fire. Night storage heater and south facing views. 

Bedroom 12'4 x 6'10 (3.7m x 2.1m) Double room with south facing views. 

Shower Room Three piece suite comprising of shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Fully floor tiled and partly wall tiled. Extractor, electric light/shaver point and airing cupboard.  

Second Floor  

Flat Three Private Entrance leading into a hallway. 

Kitchen 13'3 x 5'5 (4.2m x 1.7m) A selection of wall and base units, stainless steel sink unit, electric cooker point and part wall tiled, attractive view of the Coniston Fells and surrounding countryside, laminate floor and night storage heater. 

Living Room 15'11 x 13'10 (4.8m x 4.2m) Spacious dual aspect room with original cast iron fire surround, TV point, night storage heater and fine country views towards Coniston Old Man. 

Bedroom 11'7 x 10'1 (3.5m x 3.1m) Good size double room with original cast iron fire place. 

Shower Room Three piece suite comprising of shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Fully floor tiled and partly wall tiled. Extractor, electric light/shaver point and airing cupboard.  

Flat Four Private Entrance leading into hallway. 

Kitchen/Dining Room 17'4 x 8' (5.3m x 2.5m) A selection of wall and base units with stainless steel sink unit, electric cooker point and part wall tiled. Night storage heater, fuse box and views towards the Coniston Fells.  

Living Room 13'10 x 12'4 (4.3m x 3.7m) Spacious room with night storage heater and TV point. Excellent south facing views towards the Coniston Fells with glimpses of Coniston Water. 

Bedroom Twin Room. 

Outside The property is approached by a private drive with gravel parking to the front providing spaces for four vehicles along with a small paved patio area and south facing views. The private drive leads to the rear of the property where there is generous parking for seven or eight vehicles along with a detached stone store. External metal steps leading to flats one to four.  

Tenure Freehold. 

Services Mains electric, water and drainage. 

Rateable Value £9,600. Actual amount payable £4,733. This could be reduced if the purchaser is entitled to Small Business Rates Relief.  

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25 January 2016

Nearest stations

  • Foxfield (9.6 mi)
  • Green Road (11.1 mi)
  • Kirkby-in-Furness (10.6 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Foxfield (9.6 mi)
  • Green Road (11.1 mi)
  • Kirkby-in-Furness (10.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Matthews Benjamin, Ambleside

Loughrigg Villa Kelsick Road, Ambleside, LA22 0BZ

01539 304020 Local call rate

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