5 bedroom detached house for sale

Dovenby Cottage, Dovenby, Cockermouth, CA13 0PN

Offers in Region of £385,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Oil Fired Central Heating
  • UPVC Double Glazing
  • With Good Sized Gardens
  • Garage/Outhouse
  • Substantial Five Bedroom Detached Family Home

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Originally several stone cottages dating back to the early 19th century, this substantial five bedroom detached family home is prominently situated in the Cumbrian satellite village of Dovenby, benefits from well presented spacious accommodation, good family garden and detached stone built garage. The accommodation boasts full UPVC double glazing and oil-fired central heating, is in good decorative order throughout and currently consists of entrance hall, music room, good sized lounge, dining room, dining kitchen, separate utility room, ground floor cloakroom and study, five first floor bedrooms (the master being en-suite) and well fitted family bathroom.

Dovenby Itself lies some two miles from the Georgian gem town of Cockermouth, is sandwiched between the Solway Heritage Coast and the Lake District National Park, boasts a good village junior school rated outstanding by Ofsted and is within the catchment of well regarded secondary schools. The village boasts public house/eatery and enjoys good transport links via the A594 to the A66, M6 motorway or the burgeoning industries of the Energy Coast.

Dovenby Cottage would provide a spacious family home or equally suit those looking to the modern trend for multi-generational living and is set to the fringe of the village with other like properties adjacent.
Entered to the side via a UPVC front door with leaded detail into:

Hallway: Tiled floor, oak skirting boards and solid oak doors to:

Music Room: 14'9" x 11' (4.50m x 3.37m). Cast iron wood burning stove set into an open tiled hearth with stone lintel over, two wall lights, radiator, door to under stairs storage.

Lounge: 22'11" x 14'10" (6.99m x 4.53m). Solid oak flooring, oak skirting boards, twin UPVC windows, 'Efel' double cast iron multi-fuel stove set into a tiled lintel over, 'Myson' fan-assisted radiator, door to:

Dining Room: 16'4" x 14'10" (4.98m x 4.53m). Oak flooring and skirtings, two UPVC windows and UPVC external door to patio, one double and one single radiators, oak door to boiler cupboard housing 'Worcester Bosch' oil-fired central heating boiler, twin fifteen-pane glazed doors with matching glazed side panels into:

Dining Kitchen: 16'4" x 14'5" (4.98m x 4.41m). Having a good range of oak fronted kitchen base units in a shaker style, laminate work surface, inset 1½ bowl stainless steel sink with double draining boards and tiled splash backs, plumbing for dishwasher, 'AEG' double oven and grill, 'Samsung' induction hob with modern stainless steel and glass 'Baumatic' extractor over, exposed ceiling timbers, recessed lighting, two radiators, door to:

Utility Room: 10'4" x 5' (3.16m x 1.52m). Limestone floor, kitchen base units with laminate work top, single stainless steel sink, tiled splash backs, under counter plumbing for washing machine, space for fridge/freezer and tumble dryer, extractor fan, UPVC external door, velux roof light.

Cloakroom: 5'2" x 3'6" (1.59m x 1.46m). Two-piece suite in white comprising WC and pedestal wash basin, limestone flooring and matching splash backs.

Cloaks Cupboard: Open wall shelving.

Study: 11'4" x 5' (3.45m x 1.59m). Velux roof light.
From the entrance hall a straight staircase rises to the first floor landing with loft access, two UPVC windows and twin radiators, doors to:

Master Bedroom: 19'10" x 16'4" excluding en-suite (6.05m x 4.99m). Twin aspect, stained pine flooring, twin double fitted wardrobes with louver doors, hanging rails and shelves, double radiator, door to:

En-Suite Shower Room: Having a three-piece Victorian-style suite comprising low flush WC, pedestal wash basin, shower enclosure with mains power shower, fully tiled walls, radiator, extractor fan.

House Bathroom: 11'8" x 6'4" plus 7'5" x 3'1" (3.57m x 1.94m plus 2.28m x 0.95m). Similarly styled three-piece suite in white comprising WC, pedestal wash basin, bath with pine side and end panels and 'Mira' electric shower over, double radiator, extractor fan, built-in airing cupboard with second entry from the landing and slatted shelving, bathroom has fully tiled splash backs and walls tiled to dado height.
Bedroom Two: 12' x 11'8" (3.68m x 3.57m). UPVC window, radiator, central ceiling rose.

Bedroom Three: 11'8" x 9'10" (3.57m x 3m). UPVC window, radiator, loft access and central ceiling rose.

Bedroom Four: 12' x 9'2" (3.67m x 2.80m). UPVC window, radiator, triple fitted wardrobes with louvre doors.

Bedroom Five: 8'8" x 6'4" (2.65m x 1.93m). Window to rear, radiator.
Outside:

The property is accessed from the village through a wide gateway and ample turning area, extensive flag stone patio area running the full length of the property, good sized gardens incorporating lawns, raised natural stone borders, aluminium greenhouse and maturing shrubs and trees, all enclosed by a combination of natural stone walling, mature hedging and good wooden fencing. Also there is a useful stone built Garage/Outhouse: A good sized double (tandem) garage with sliding wooden vehicle door to front, pedestrian access to side, power, light, further pedestrian door to rear store/coal house.
Services: Mains electricity, water and drainage.

Directions: From Cockermouth take the A594 towards Maryport, on entering Dovenby pass the entrance to Dovenby Hall Estate on the left and take the next left turn opposite The Ship public house, proceed along with the beck on your left, over the bridge (beck now on your right) and Dovenby Cottage can be found on the left just prior to the bend.

Agents Notes: UPVC double glazing. Oil-fired central heating. Three-quarters of the attic is floored, with lighting, giving extensive additional storage. 2,660 square feet externally.
Tax Band: E. Post Code: CA13 0PN

Tenure: We are advised the property is freehold. Confirmation is being sought from solicitors.

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07 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Maryport (3.9 mi)
  • Flimby (4.6 mi)
  • Aspatria (5.8 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Maryport (3.9 mi)
  • Flimby (4.6 mi)
  • Aspatria (5.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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39 Station Street Cockermouth CA13 9QW

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