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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Moor Villa, Winskill, PENRITH, Cumbria

Sold STC £269,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Lovely three bed sandstone detached cottage
  • Stunning garden
  • Outbuildings
  • Edge of village location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Moor Villa is a charming three bedroomed sandstone cottage on the edge of the unspoilt and pretty Winskill village, located 7 miles from Penrith.

The property briefly comprises vestibule, delightful sitting room, L-shaped kitchen/diner, three bedrooms, family bathroom, attached sandstone workshop/store, kennel, separate sandstone outbuilding currently used as a log/coal store, low maintenance rear courtyard with covered area, off road parking and stunning garden.

The generous sized garden may potentially be large enough for a separate dwelling (subject to planning consent).

Winskill is on the A686 road leaving Penrith over Hartside to Alston, approximately 7 miles from Penrith. There are an array of pleasant walks, excellent cycling and the C2C cycle route is close by. A short drive away are the towns of Penrith and Appleby together with the Lake District National Park.

Mains electricity, water and drainage. Electric heating and partial double glazing installed. Telephone line installed subject to BT regulations. Please note - the mention of any appliances and/or services within these particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

Take the A686 from Penrith towards Langwathby and Alston. Go through Langwathby and continue on for approximately 1� miles. Take the turning on the left to Winskill. At the Y junction, take Hunsonby Road and Moor Villa can be found immediately on the right hand side. A for sale board has been erected for identification purposes

Property ref: 121_2232_4096291

Ground Floor 

Approached via a lovely timber and double glazed door with exposed sandstone brickwork and two double glazed windows. Door leading into:

Sitting Room 
4.76m x 3.97m (15' 7" x 13')
This good sized and charming sitting room has an open fire in a tiled surround with tiled hearth. There are two wall mounted electric panel heaters, recess with display shelves, coving, and secondary glazed sash window to front aspect.

6.42m max 2.10m min x 5.60m max 2.78m min (21' 1" max 6' 11" min x 18' 4" max 9' 1" min)
L-shaped kitchen diner with wall and base units, complementary work surface, electric cooker point with extractor fan above, sink with drainer, tiled splashback, two electric panel heaters, secondary glazed sash window facing front aspect, double glazed window to rear, understairs storage, exposed beam, built in cupboards. Stairs to first floor. Door leading out to rear garden.

With shelving, double glazed window and plumbing for washing machine.

First Floor 

Doors to all rooms.

Bedroom 1 
3.99m x 3.32m (13' 1" x 10' 11")
Fitted wardrobes, coving, wall mounted electric panel heater, secondary glazed sash window to front aspect and great views across open countryside.

Bedroom 2 
3.99m x 3.99m (13' 1" x 13' 1")
Fitted wardrobes, wall mounted electric panel heater, secondary glazed sash window to front aspect.

Bedroom 3 
3.02m x 2.12m (9' 11" x 6' 11")
Built in wardrobe, wall mounted electric panel heater, double glazed window (plus secondary glazing) to rear aspect.

Comprising bath with shower over, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, wall mounted electric heater, double glazed (with secondary glazing) window to rear.

Approached via a wooden gate, the front of the property has a pretty sandstone flagged area with flower borders, bushes and trees.

To the rear of the property is a low maintenance cobbled/shingled courtyard area with hardstanding providing a covered area over the patio and gives access to the workshop, kennel and the side garden.

The main garden is a stunning walled garden with a large pergola and seating area, delightful flowerbeds, a summer house, a vegetable garden. The garden must be seen to be appreciated.

Double gates lead to an area providing off road parking.

Other Information 
PLEASE NOTE - a planning application is being processed for three houses to be built to the rear of the property.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 April 2016


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