5 bedroom detached house for sale

Bandrake Head House, Bandrake Head, Ulverston, Cumbria

Guide Price £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Believed to originate from the twelfth century.
  • Recent improvements compliment the period features.
  • UPVC double glazed windows. Sun Lounge added 2006.
  • Stone and slate built with rendered external finish.
  • Maintained to a high standard, including external decoration in 2016.
  • In same ownership for 36 years.
  • Delightful Lounge with doors on to south terrace.
  • Farmhouse style Kitchen/Breakfast Room, separate Dining Room.
  • Four Double Bedrooms and one single, presently used as a store.
  • Comprehensive range of outbuildings including Garage/Workshop.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Stylish, well presented period Country House.
Pleasant elevated position in a popular hamlet.
Range of outbuildings, delightful gardens and grounds.
Three Reception. Sun Lounge. Five Bedrooms. About 0.364 ac. [0.148 ha] Energy Rating "F".

Directions
From Junction 36 of the M6 motorway follow the A590 turning left onto the first slip road signposted to Barrow. Continue on the A590 passing Newby Bridge and the Haverthwaite and Lakeside Steam Railway.

Take the first turning right after the Rusland Pool Hotel signposted to Bouth. Follow the road for half a mile to crossroads. Turn right here and follow the road to Colton.

Just beyond Colton turn left signposted Bandrake Head. After the right hand bend, there is a short incline to the hamlet and Bandrake Head House is on the lane just beyond a farm, which is on the right.

Location
Bandrake Head House, as the name implies, is in the delightful hamlet of Bandrake Head, just west of Oxen Park, which includes a Public House, occupying a pleasant, site with fine westerly and southerly aspects.

Bandrake Head is just north of the hamlet of Colton, well placed in the heart of South Lakeland, within the Lake District National Park and ease of access to Coniston Water, Grizedale Forest, Lake Windermere and Hawkshead. The historic market town of Ulverston is within reasonable driving distance via the arterial A590. Barrow-in-Furness is about half an hour's drive, Kendal and the M6, Junction 36 each within 40 minutes.

The precise location and extent are shown edged red on the sale plan herewith.

Outside
FRONT GARDEN

Double wooden gates to tarmac parking area for several vehicles. Garden comprises lawned area, herbaceous borders, shrubs.

STORES

Constructed of brick under a slate roof. Coal store, log store and former outside w.c. Bunded plastic oil tank.

REAR GARDEN

Access from lane through double gate and pedestrian gate. Patio and seating area with BBQ. Herbaceous borders with spring bulbs. Magnolia tree. Ginko Biloba Tree.

Vegetable plot. Glasshouse. Cold frames. Poly tunnel. Soft fruit bushes. Orchard with apple, damson, greengage, cherry and crab apple trees. Duck ponds.

Services
All mains services connected. Oil fired central heating. Private septic tank drainage system in the garden.


Entrance Hall: 
4.67m x 1.22m
Upvc double glazed entrance door. Stairs to first floor. Leaded glazed window to sitting room.

Sitting Room: 
7.26m x 3.3m
Upvc double glazed windows to front and side. Upvc double glazed exterior door to side. Baxi open fire with tile and brick surround. Two central heating radiators. Built-in bookcase and cupboards. Beams to ceiling.

Dining Room: 
3.78m x 3.27m
Upvc double glazed window to front. Central heating radiator. Built-in wall cupboard. Plate shelf.

Inner Hall: 
3.68m x 0.91m
Central heating radiator. Coat pegs.

Cellar: 
2.37m x 2.07m
Stone steps. Stone flag flooring. Shelving. Freezer. Window to rear. Cupboard well.

Utility Room: 
2.38m x 2.15m
Stone flag flooring. Upvc double glazed exterior door to rear. Sink unit with stainless steel sink and drainer. Oil boiler. Shelving. Plumbing for washing machine.

Kitchen/Diner: 
7.91m x 2.69m
Dining area - Upvc double glazed door to conservatory. Upvc double glazed window to front. Central heating radiator. Beams to ceiling. Wood panelling below dado. Kitchen area - Upvc double glazed window to rear. Borrowed light from skylight. A range of fitted units in solid oak wood, comprising – base cupboards and drawers, wall units, work surfaces. Stainless steel double bowl sink and drainer. Integrated appliances, ‘Miele’ dishwasher, fridge, ceramic hob and cooker hood. ‘Neff’ double oven. Central heating radiator.

Conservatory: 
3.94m x 2.17m
Upvc double glazed conservatory on low masonry walls with two glazed doors to front. Tiled flooring.

First Floor 
Double glazed upvc window to rear and shelves on half landing.

Landing: 
4.89m x 1.01m
Central heating radiator. Borrowed light from linen store and bedroom 2. Stairs to second floor.

Bedroom No 1: 
4.5m x 3.7m
Upvc double glazed window to front. Window seat. Central heating radiator. Pedestal wash hand basin.

Bedroom No 2: 
3.66m x 3.52m
Upvc double glazed window to front. Window seat. Central heating radiator. Pedestal wash hand basin.

Bedroom No 3: 
4.16m x 3.49m
Upvc double glazed window to side. Window seat and book shelves. Central heating radiator. Wash hand basin in vanity unit and dresser. Built-in wardrobe with cupboards over.

Linen Store: 
2.51m x 2.15m
Upvc double glazed window to side. Insulated hot water cylinder. Slatted shelving. Shoe rack. Hanging rails.

Bathroom: 
2.99m x 2.98m
Upvc double glazed window to side. Coloured bathroom suite, comprising – panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, w.c. with concealed cistern, bidet and shower cubicle. Fully tiled walls. Central heating radiator and heated towel rail. Wall mirror and shaving point. Glass shelving in alcove. Beam to ceiling.

W.C: 
1.83m x 1.07m
Upvc double glazed window to side. W.c. with concealed cistern.

Second Floor 
Double glazed upvc window to rear on half landing.

Bedroom No 4: 
5.78m x 4.11m
Upvc double glazed window to side. Two opening double glazed roof lights. Beamed ceiling. Central heating radiator. Under eaves storage.

Bedroom No 5: 
4.89m x 2.15m
Upvc double glazed window to side. Opening double glazed roof light. Beamed ceiling. Central heating radiator. Under eaves storage. Shelving.

Outside 

Garage: 
6.5m x 6.11m
Constructed of brick under a double pitch profile cement sheet roof. Concrete floor. Two windows to rear. Sliding doors. Door to rear garden. Shelving. Electrical power and lighting. Roof and electrical wiring recently renewed.

Outbuildings 
Stone built stores with slate roofs.

Outside W.C: 
1.25m x 1.11m
W.C and wash hand basin. Slate floor. Window to side.

Covered Store: 
2.6m x 1.58m

Tool Store: 
1.57m x 1.5m
Slate floor. Electricity meter. Former outside W.C.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 May 2016

Nearest station

  • Ulverston (6.1 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Ulverston (6.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Michael C L Hodgson, Kendal

36 Finkle Street, Kendal, LA9 4AB

01539 304031 Local call rate

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