3 bedroom cottage for sale

Bowness-on-Solway, Wigton, Cumbria

Guide Price £195,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Semi detached Cottage
  • Recently Refurbished
  • Sitting Room
  • Kitchen
  • Dining Room
  • Laundry and Cloakroom
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • One En-Suite
  • Bathroom
  • Courtyard Garden

Full description

This is a perfectly gorgeous semi-detached cottage.

Having been comprehensively refurbished in recent years and used for high quality holiday lets the accommodation throughout is delightfully appointed and beautifully presented.

On the ground floor are large sitting room with multi-fuel stove, dining room with period fire place, comprehensively fitted kitchen with innovative staircase leading upstairs, laundry room and a cloakroom/WC. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms, one split level and with en-suite shower room, and a high quality bathroom also with shower cubicle. There are central heating and double glazing.

Outside is a charming courtyard-style garden with parking, storeshed with arched brick recess and a walled patio area ideal for afternoon and evening sitting out.

Bowness lies on the southern shore of the Soway Estuary around 10 miles north of Wigton and approximately 12 miles west of Carlisle with its M6 and main West Coast Railway line connections. This is a conservation village in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and provides an historic church, village hall and traditional inn. The neighbouring villages of Kirkbride and Burgh by Sands offer primary schools, the former with doctor's surgery and a shop/post office. Secondary schools, sports clubs and the usual shopping and leisure facilities are all found in Wigton and Carlisle. The Lake District National Park is around 20 miles to the south.

This is an exceptional cottage in one of our area's most attractive villages and an inspection is fully recommended.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Dining Room - 12'3 x 11'10 (3.73m x 3.61m) - with front door, feature period sandstone fireplace, double store cupboard, oak pillar staircase support and opening through to:-

Sitting Room - 14'9 x 14'3 (4.50m x 4.34m) - having Morse stove in recessed stone surround fireplace, spotlights and tv point.

Kitchen - 13'3 x 8'9 (4.04m x 2.67m) - quite superbly fitted with full range of white 'Shaker'-style units, beech work surfaces and upstands, stainless steel sink, integrated oven, ceramic hobn, stainless steel extractor canopy and tiled splashback, dishwasher, slate-effect floor tiles, recessed ceiling spotlights, outer door and link through to:-

Utility Room - with plumbing for automatic washing machine, work surfaces and slate-effect floor tiles running through to:-

Separate Wc - having close coupled unit and wash hand basin.

Feature Staircase - with barlet twist wrought iron bannisters, substantial oak pillar support and oak hand rail leads up to:-

First Floor -

Central Landing -

Double Bedroom 1 - 15' x 8'1 (4.57m x 2.46m) - having loft access.

Bathroom - superbly fitted with Victorian-style free standing bath with claw and ball feet and mixer tap/shower attachment, basin, WC and shower recess with electric shower and full tiling, slate-effect floor tiles, shelved/display recess, shaver point and recessed spotlights.

Rear Double Bedroom 2 - 13'11 x 8'10 (4.24m x 2.69m) - having 2 exposed purlins.

Double Bedroom 3 - 14'1 x 13'9 average overall (4.29m x 4.19m average - with split level floor, loft access and

En-Suite Shower Room - with double shower cubicle, bowl basin, WC, shaver point and slate-effect floor tiles.

A feature throughout the house is the solid oak ledged and braced cottage style doors.

Outside -

Forecourt - set behind raised stone walls and with steps to the front door and gravelled beds.

Side Driveway - leads through double gates to rear parking area flanked by beds containing ornamental shrubs, flowering plants etc.

Delightful Outbuilding - 20' 9 x 8' (6.10m 0.23m x 2.44m) - part open fronted and ideal for barbecues, garden storage etc. An inner arched brick opening leads through to further storage.

Walled Patio Area - again laid in gravel and with flanking borders, raised seating area and providing a lovely recess for meals, drinks, sunbathing etc.

Sale Details -

Services - Mains water, electricity and drainage; no mains gas; oil fired central heating; high levels of insulation; good supply of power points throughout.
Cottage rewired and re-plumbed in 2007.
Please note that none of the services has been tested.

Council Tax - The property will be to reassess for Council Tax if it is to be occupied as a private residence.

Tenure - Understood to be freehold. Please note that there is an element of 'flying freehold' at first floor level over the adjoining property.

Viewing - Strictly by appointment through Hopes Estate Agents, 016973 43641.

Whilst these particulars are prepared with care and are believed to be accurate neither the Selling Agents nor the vendors warrant the accuracy of the information contained herein and intending purchasers will be held to have satisfied themselves that the information given is correct.


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20 April 2016

Nearest station

  • Annan (2.9 mi)
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13 High Street, Wigton, CA7 9NJ

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13 High Street, Wigton, CA7 9NJ

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Nearest station

  • Annan (2.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hopes Of Wigton, Wigton

13 High Street, Wigton, CA7 9NJ

01697 559001 Local call rate

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