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Rose Cottages, Kirkby-in-Furness

Sold by Us £145,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Excellent opportunity to purchase this traditional cottage in the heart of a popular rural hamlet of Soutergate (Kirkby-in-Furness). Formerly the "old shop", the property provides ideal accommodation as a primary or secondary home. Easy access to the local countryside and estuary, being just outside of the Lake District National Park. The village has two pubs, post office, shop and a community centre with attached park/bowling green, tennis court and a football pitch/cricket field. There is a variety of activities/entertainment throughout the year. The train station is a short walk away with access to north and south, whilst the bus stop is at the end of the lane. The property offers gas central heating, double glazing and comprises of Entrance porch, Spacious Lounge, Kitchen/Diner, Three bedrooms and shower room. Seating area to the front. Viewing recommended.  

ACCOMMODATION  The property is approached from the roadside via a UPVC door with half height double glazing which opens into the entrance porch. 

ENTRANCE PORCH The porch provides a separate contained entrance to the property with original wood framed windows to either side while allowing space for coat and shoe storage. A further full height double glazed UPVC door opens directly into the lounge.   

LOUNGE  12' 2" x 16' 8" (3.72m x 5.10m) The Lounge is of a generous proportion and has maintained several original features which include exposed beams to the ceiling, whilst the room centres around an open recessed fireplace housing a gas-fired stove with lintel over and solid hearth. Within the room there is a double glazed window to the front elevation with wooden lintel and incorporates a built in window seat. The room also features a separate small double glazed window to the rear aspect with dark wood open staircase leading to the first floor. The room has been neutrally decorated and provides television, telephone and power points along with overhead and wall mounted lighting and benefits from an under stairs storage cupboard and doorway leading through to the kitchen/ diner. 

KITCHEN/ DINER  8' 11" x 16' 7" (2.73m x 5.08m) kitchen is of a nice proportion consisting of two separate work surfaces which include an L-shaped work surface with fitted cream base and wall units, having a one and a half sink drainer with traditional style mixer tap, four ring hob with extractor hood over and recess space for a washing machine with a separate built in fridge and space for a slim line dishwasher.The surface is finished with splash back tiling and wine racks. To the opposite side of the room is a separate single surface with fitted cream base and wall units which include an integrated Indesit oven and recessed space for a tumble dryer and upright fridge freezer. There is double glazed window and Upvc door leading to the rear elevation. The kitchen area provides central lighting and a feature wooden beam to the ceiling along with multiple power points.To the front of the room is the dining area with single radiator and a large double glazed window. The room has been neutrally decorated and provides overhead lighting along with a low-level storage cupboard and power points.  

From the kitchen proceed back into the lounge, the stairs provide access to the first floor accommodation. 

BEDROOM ONE  10' 8" x 8' 11" (3.26m x 2.74m) This is a double bedroom located to the front corner of the property with a double glazed window having built in window seat and radiator set beneath. The room has been neutrally decorated, while benefiting from power points and overhead lighting controlled by a dimmer switch. 

BEDROOM TWO  9' 9" x 9' 2" (2.98m x 2.80m) The second double bedroom located to the front elevation features a built in window seat. Contained within the room is the fitted wooden wardrobes and dressing table with mirror above and enclosed drawers to the side. The room also has a cupboard housing the gas boiler and provides a double panel radiator, overhead lighting with dimmer switch and power points.   

BEDROOM THREE  8' 9" x 7' 2" (2.68m x 2.19m) The third bedroom can be used as a single bedroom or home office/study. Having a double glazed window to the rear elevation with single panel radiator beneath and features overhead lighting and power points as well as loft hatch access to the ceiling.  

LOFT We are informed by the vendor the loft is fully boarded and insulated and provides good storage space. 

SHOWER ROOM  8' 1" x 6' 11" (2.48m x 2.13m) The shower room has been upgraded by the current vendor to comprise of a large walk-in shower with double shower heads with Marbrex style panelling. Fitted floor to ceiling cupboards with shelving and soft touch opening doors. There is also a vanity sink with mixer taps and soft touch opening cupboards below, and low level WC. There is a wall mounted towel rail and a double glazed window to the rear aspect.  

EXTERNALLY To the front of the property is a seating area, to the rear a metal storage shed. 

Please note: There is a public car park for visitors at the top of the lane.

The vendor advises that the property can be purchased partially furnished if required.  

DIRECTIONS  Entering into Kirkby coming from Dalton roundabout on the A590 proceed towards Kirkby , take a left-hand turning into the village of Soutergate. Proceed along this road and that the crossroads Number One Rose cottages is situated directly in front of you.   

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15 November 2016


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