2 bedroom detached house for sale

Red Bank Cottage, Dufton, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria

Offers in Region of £170,000

Property Description

Key features

  • NO ONWARD CHAIN
  • SET WITHIN PICTURESQUE ROLLING HILLS
  • AN ABUNDANCE OF COUNTRYSIDE WALKS ON YOUR DOORSTEP
  • WITHIN 30 MINUTE DRIVE OF LAKE DISTRACT NATIONAL PARK AND THE YORKSHIRE DALES
  • TWO DOUBLE BEDROOMS, LOUNGE, DINING KITCHEN, PANTRY
  • DOWNSTAIRS BATHROOM AND FIRST FLOOR WC
  • PRIVATE WATER SUPPLY AND SEPTIC TANK
  • TRADITIONAL SANDSTONE COTTAGE
  • BEAUTIFUL FRONT GARDEN WITH MATURE SHRUBS, PLANTS AND PATIOS
  • ENERGY RATING G

Full description

Having been in the same family for over eighty years, this wonderful cottage is nestled within rolling hills just south of the quaint village of Dufton and north of Appleby-in-Westmorland. The cottage would make an ideal countryside retreat with the Pennines within easy reach as well as the Lake District National Park and the North Yorkshire Dales all within a 30 minute drive. The cottage requires works of improvement and in brief comprises; Lounge, Pantry, Kitchen/Diner and Bathroom to the ground floor. To the First floor you will find two good sized double bedrooms, a landing and a WC. The windows are modern sash double glazed and the property has a private water supply and septic tank. The garden to the front has both a lawned area and mature plant and shrubs as well as a patio and summer house. Viewings are strongly advised to appreciate the positioning and potential of this characterful sandstone cottage. Energy Rating TBC

Ground Floor 

Living Room 
4.24m x 3.78m
With an open fire at the heart there are two modern double glazed sash windows and exposed beams to the ceiling. The open fire has a back boiler which provides a secondary hot water heating system. Door leads to the Pantry.

Pantry 
3.82m x 0.87m
With modern double glazed sash window to the rear of the property.

Inner Hallway 
Stairs lead off to the first floor. Modern double glazed sash window.

Kitchen 
4.14m x 2.62m
Fitted with a base unit and a wall cupboard unit there is a single bowl stainless steel drainer sink and multi fuel burning stove set within a stone fireplace. There is a modern double glazed sash window to the front. Access door leads to the bathroom to the rear.

Bathroom 
3.82m x 0.87m (plus under-stairs cavity) Fitted with white two piece suite comprising of a pedestal wash hand basin and bath. Modern Double glazed sash window to the rear.

First Floor 

Landing 
Access to both bedrooms and the WC.

Bedroom 1 
3.83m x 3.32m (3.83m max) A great sized double room there are dual aspect windows tot he front and side elevations, which are modern double glazed sash style.

Bedroom 2 
5.29m x 2.89m
Spanning the width of the property this second double bedroom has two modern double glazed sash windows, one to the front and one to the rear elevation as well as a very useful inbuilt wardrobe cupboard.

WC 
1.89m x 1.63m
Comprising of a modern white two piece suite: low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. There is a cupboard housing the hot water cylinder which is controlled with an electric immersion element.

Externally 
The garden suits this cottage perfectly, with the cobbled pathway leading from the gate and along the front of the house, the mature shrub and plant borders with foxgloves and poppies. There is a lawned area, patio areas and steps leading to an elevated area which has fabulous views of the surrounding countryside.

Outbuilding 
Attached to the side of the property this room is currently used as a workshop/coal store.

Additional Information 
This property has a private water supply, no mains gas connection and has it's own septic tank. Please note that there is some evidence of damp within the property - prospective purchasers are advised to investigate further.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 July 2016

Nearest station

  • Appleby (2.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cumberland Estate Agents Ltd, Penrith

15 Middlegate, Penrith CA11 7PG

01768 200016 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cumberland Estate Agents Ltd, Penrith

15 Middlegate, Penrith CA11 7PG

01768 200016 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Appleby (2.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cumberland Estate Agents Ltd, Penrith

15 Middlegate, Penrith CA11 7PG

01768 200016 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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