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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Beckside, Rayrigg Road, Windermere, LA23 1EY

Withdrawn from Market £750,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Sale of a traditional, detached family house in an established and desirable residential location on the edge of Windermere occupying a beautifully landscaped garden plot with stream to the border and less than a 5 minute walk from the Lake shore within the National Park.

Beckside offers well planned four bedroom accommodation comprising briefly of sitting room dining room, conservatory, kitchen, utility room and a large integral double garage with a large storage area above with possible extension opportunities. There are four bedrooms two with en-suite facilities plus one large family bathroom to the first floor all enjoying excellent views over the gardens to both the front and rear of the property. The property and gardens have been beautifully maintained by the current owners and has the benefit of double glazing and gas central heating. Beckside is presently being operated as a bed and breakfast but would appeal to a wide range of buyers either as a comfortable family home, second home, holiday investment or as a continued business as a guest house.

Beckside sits comfortably within its beautifully landscaped gardens and enjoys a south facing position from a large conservatory enjoying fabulous aspect. Situated in a select private area of only three properties. Beckside offers a good degree of privacy and is set by a beautiful stream within close proximity of Lake Windermere accessed close by at Miller Ground Recreation Area. The property is within easy walking distance of the amenities of Windermere village which include a good range of shops, restaurants, bars, schools and good transport links. 

Directions From the head of Windermere village take a left turn onto the A591 Ambleside Road and continue St Mary's Church approaching Cooks Corner roundabout. Take the left hand turn at the roundabout and continue along Rayrigg Road passing the viewpoint and heading down the hill take a left turn opposite Miller Howe into the driveway for Beckside and keep to the left entering the private drive and parking area for Beckside.  


Front Porch Fully timber glazed entrance porch with panelling to ceiling and doors through to both the entrance hall and garage. 

Entrance Hall Spacious and welcoming reception hallway with feature archway and telephone point for the office space.  

Cloakroom Separate downstairs facility with low suite WC, pedestal wash hand basin, fully tiled with chrome towel radiator and frosted glazed window. Built in cupboard suitable for cloaks and shoes. 

Kitchen 22'11 x 11'7 (7m x 3.52m) Modern and contemporary fitted kitchen with a good range of glossed white base and wall units finished with laminate worktops. Incorporating a stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit, electric Zanussi oven with stainless steel extractor fan above, built in microwave, integrated dish washer and fridge, tiled back splash, low level LED lighting, glazed wall displays with built in wine rack and tiled laminate flooring throughout. The kitchen also features a matching island with plenty of storage below and can be relocated within the kitchen. To the rear of the kitchen is a UPVC glazed porch leading out to the garden this also gives access to a laundry room with a stainless steel sink and plumbing for washing machine and dryers.  

Sitting Room 18'8 x 16'1 (5.70m x 4.91m) A comfortable lounge which features windows to two sides including a large deep sill bay window enjoying views over the gardens. Central to the room is a green slate fireplace with inset BAXI gas fire, wall and ceiling lighting and part glazed double doors leading into: 

Conservatory 19'2 x 14'2 (5.85m x 4.31m) The exceptionally spacious and generous garden/sun room which is fully double glazed and has uninterrupted views over the gardens with patio doors and steps out to a sitting area. The conservatory is fitted with a ceiling fan, wall lighting, TV point and central heating.  

First Floor Landing Spacious landing with frosted glazed window, built in airing cupboard and loft hatch to the loft space which is fully boarded with light and is a useful for storage area.  

Front Master Bedroom 15'6 x 11'8 (4.72m x 3.56m) A large double dual aspect suite which has an extensive range of built in wardrobes, dresser and bedside cabinets. Views over the gardens.  

En-Suite Shower Room Generous en-suite comprising of curved glass shower cubicle with chrome shower mixer, pedestal wash hand basin and low suite WC. Frosted window, chrome heated towel rail, wall mirror with light, tiled walls and stone tile effect flooring.  

Bedroom Two 15'5 x 9'11 (4.70m x 3.02m) A large family bedroom with UPVC window overlooking the front gardens. 

Bedroom Three 9'11 x 9'3 (3.03m x 2.80m) A double en-suite bedroom with window overlooking the garden. 

En-Suite Shower Room Fully tiled shower cubicle with shower mixer, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Frosted window, light with shaver point and access to the eaves/under storage. 

Bedroom Four 16'10 x 11'8 (5.12m x 3.56m) A standard double bedroom with a sloping ceiling incorporating a Velux window and a fitted wash hand basin. 

Bathroom A large family sized bathroom, fully tiled and comprising of panelled bath with a frosted UPVC window above, separate shower cubicle with chrome shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin and WC and built in linen cupboard. 

Integral Double Garage 20'1 x 15'10 (6.11m x 4.83m) Access from both the front porch and laundry room the generous double garage has an up and over door, built in large storage area above fully floored with lighting and two windows to either side.  

Outside A very attractive approach with a private driveway leading from Rayrigg Road into Beckside with a gravelled drive and parking area, with ample parking for several vehicles. Beckside's gardens have been winners of the South Lakeland trophy for best garden in recent years with an attractive front garden which is beautifully maintained with a range of sitting areas, patio and well established planted shrubs and trees bordering a pleasant stream. Across the drive is a well manicured lawn with adjacent flowers borders and a raised south facing terrace which is an excellent outside seating area. The property has extensive external lighting and has an outside boiler room containing gas fired central heating boiler. 

Services All mains services connected. Worchester gas fired boiler. 

Tenure Freehold 

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