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4 bedroom end of terrace house for sale

Main Street, Cockermouth

Sold STC £139,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Main Street, Cockermouth
  • Town centre 3-story house
  • Very spacious accommodation
  • In need of improvement and upgrade
  • 2 reception rooms
  • Garage, courtyard and store
  • Flexible 4/5 bedrooms
  • EPC Band F

Full description


In need of improvement and upgrade this is an absolute treasure trove of a property with an eclectic mix of cosy Victorian, elegant 30's and retro 50's influences. A very spacious home, ready for upgrading and all hidden behind the exterior of this three story town house, All this very close to amenities and river walks !

Step inside and you will find a parlour with fireplace and bakers oven, utility and store to the ground floor, a large kitchen/breakfast room with original 1950's kitchen in excellent order, sitting room with beautiful unmarked 1930's fireplace, dining room, bathroom to the 2nd floor and to the 3rd floor flexible accommodation currently providing 4/5 bedrooms.

With a garage on a separate plot, outside storage and a yard easily transposed to its original garden status, plus town centre convenience, a find like this is rare and gives you the opportunity to buy into Cockermouth's history. You even have Wordsworth's birthplace as a neighbour!!!

PLEASE NOTE: This does not include the shop.

Entrance - Via solid timber door with overhead opaque glazed unit to:

Parlour - 12'5" x 14'7" (3.78m x 4.45m) - With a multi fuel stove plus baker's oven set into original stone fireplace, rear aspect window with ornate ironwork security frame, sliding sash window, open plan stairway to first floor with panelling, understairs cupboard.

Utility Room/Store - Sliding door with opaque glazed panel leads to two rooms with side aspect windows, electricity and plumbing, lights and power points, exposed ceiling beam, panelling and shelving to walls. Access to yard/garden.

Stairway To First Floor - With panelling leads to:

Landing - Side aspect window, understairs cupboard, several features including panelling, glazed unit, archway, circular opaque glazed panel, access to:

Sitting Room - 12'9" x 12'1" (3.89m x 3.68m) - Front aspect window looking down to the main street . Vintage fireplace circa 1930 with gas fire inset, fitted book case with display unit, opaque glazed panel.

Dining Room - 14'9" x 11'5" (4.50m x 3.48m) - Front aspect window, original chimney breast.

Kitchen - 16'4" x 12'2" (4.98m x 3.71m) - Sliding door from hallway with glazed panel. Rear aspect window, excellent range of cream fitted units with red handles dating back to the 1950's incorporating base and wall units, drawers, display cabinets, diner-style breakfast bars, stainless steel sink, red gloss laminate worktop and tiled splashback, two fluorescent lights, housing for gas cooker, gas fire, dining area retro vinyl flooring.

Bedroom One - 11'1" x 8'0" (3.38m x 2.44m) - Front aspect window, telephone point.

Family Bathroom - 11'4 x 8'9" (3.45m x 2.67m) - Rear aspect opaque window, three piece white suite comprising cast bath with cream/sage splashback, low level wc and pedless wash hand basin with mirrored splashback, superb range of ' vintage' style airing cupboards with shelving and housing hot water tank.

Second Floor Landing - Access to:

Bedroom Two - 12'10" x 11'11" (3.91m x 3.63m) - Velux window and loft access.

Bedroom Three - 16'11" x 11'11" (5.16m x 3.63m) - Dual rear aspect windows with view over the roof tops to neighbouring countryside, central beam, chimney breast.

Bedroom Four - 10'10" x 31'3" (3.30m x 9.53m) - Dual aspect rear windows with view over the roof tops to neighbouring countryside and Velux window. Telephone point, part glazed door, two fitted bookcases. Access to:

Bedroom Five/Study - 17'0" x 7'10" (5.18m x 2.39m) - Original chimney breast, Velux window.

External - REAR: Yard currently concreted and paved with rear access. Previously used as a garden.
STORE ROOM: (11'8" x 10'3") with electricity.
GARAGE: On separate site located at the end of the block before the Memorial Gardens bridge.

Council Tax - We have been advised by Allerdale Borough Council that this property is placed in Tax Band B

Directions - The property is best approached by proceeding along the main street towards Wordsworth House. The property can be located on the corner of Bridge Street on the right hand side.

Viewing Arrangments - To view this property, please contact us on 01900 829977.

Notes To Brochure - Please note that all measurements have been taken using a laser tape measure which may be subject to a small margin of error. None of the appliances, heating system or fittings included within the sale have been tested or can be assumed to be in full working order. Purchasers are strongly advised to satisfy themselves by way of survey and their own enquiries. The brochure does not constitute a contract, part of a contract or warranty.

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18 March 2016


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