2 bedroom cottage for sale

Alocin Cottage, Melmerby, PENRITH, Cumbria

Sold STC £129,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Attractive 2-bed detached cottage
  • Reverse style accommodation
  • Within lovely village of Melmerby
  • Ample parking and a garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A great opportunity to purchase a lovely and contemporary styled detached two bedroom, reverse style cottage in the charming village of Melmerby. This is a great first time buyers opportunity, offering outstanding accommodation at an affordable price for a detached property and is perfect for someone to cherish. Alternatively it would serve as a superb holiday home located near outstanding areas of natural beauty.

The property comprises of a modern kitchen and is complemented by the pretty lounge which has exposed beams and a multi-fuel stove. The two bedrooms are downstairs along with a functional shower room. Outside there is ample parking for several cars and a raised garden laid to lawn. Viewing is essential to appreciate the attractive accommodation on offer.


Location
Melmerby lies astride the A686 route between Penrith and Alston (approximately 11 miles to each). This is an attractive and traditional Cumbrian village with period houses and cottages grouped around wide, undulated central greens. On hand are a shop, public house and a new village hall. Langwathby (just 4 miles away) provides a primary school, shop/post office, church and railway station on the scenic Carlisle to Settle line. Penrith also caters well for everyday needs with main line railway station, secondary schools, excellent sport facilities and access to the M6 and Junction 40.

Services
LPG heating. Mains electricity, water & drainage; telephone and broadband connections installed subject to BT regulations; part central heating and double glazed throughout.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.

Directions
From Penrith take the A686 for Alston, proceed past the turning for Eden Hall, over the iron bridge and follow the main road through Langwathby for a further 4 miles until reaching Melmerby. Follow the road through the centre of the greens and as it bends round to the left and just before the right hand bend out of the village there is a track that goes off straight ahead. Immediately to your left is an entry into a caravan site and Alocin Cottage is tucked away on the left hand side on the entry to the park, just over the cattle grid

Property ref: 121_2232_4137676

Vestibule 
Approached by steps to the timber and single-glazed door. Within the vestibule there is a hanging coat rail, radiator and double glazed windows. There is a door to the kitchen.

Kitchen 
4.01m x 2.33m (13' 2" x 7' 8")
This modern and stylish kitchen has wall, base and drawer units with a complementary work surface over, integrated electric oven and gas hob, a stainless steel sink unit and drainer, plumbing for a washing machine, tiled splash back, two double glazed windows facing the side, contemporary style vinyl flooring, recess storage area with shelf, boiler, extractor fan and access to loft.

Lounge 
3.15m x 5.01m (10' 4" x 16' 5") into bay window.
This delightful, lounge has a multi-fuel stove with stone tiled hearth, two radiators, exposed beams, two double-glazed windows facing the rear and a double glazed bay window facing the front.

Landing/Inner Hall 
Door to lounge and stairs leading down to bedrooms and shower room.

Bedroom 1 
3.80m x 2.94m (12' 6" x 9' 8")
This lovely bedroom has a built in wardrobe, radiator and double glazed window facing the rear.

Bedroom 2 
2.78m x 2.01m (9' 1" x 6' 7")
With a radiator and double glazed window facing the side.

Shower Room 
With a shower cubicle, low-level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with cupboard below, medicine chest, tiled splash back and obscured double glazed window.


Outside 
Front garden with an area laid to lawn with shrubs.

Parking 
Stone chippings provide ample parking and also house an LPG tank. Providing ample off-road parking (enough for several vehicles).

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 May 2016

Nearest stations

  • Langwathby (3.6 mi)
  • Lazonby & Kirkoswald (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Penrith

Devonshire Chambers, Devonshire Street, Penrith, CA11 7SS

01768 862135 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Langwathby (3.6 mi)
  • Lazonby & Kirkoswald (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Penrith

Devonshire Chambers, Devonshire Street, Penrith, CA11 7SS

01768 862135 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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