4 bedroom detached house for sale

Elm Cottage, BECKERMET, Cumbria

£325,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3/4 bed detached period property
  • Central village location
  • Versatile family accommodation
  • Immaculately presented throughout

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A truly stunning 4 bed detached period property boasting an enviable position in the centre of the pretty village of Beckermet, a short walk to the highly regarded primary school.

This fantastic property has undergone some significant improvements by the present owner to create a comfortable family home with the perfect blend of character and contemporary design. Externally there are sizeable enclosed gardens to the front and rear.

Ideally suited to a young or growing family. Viewing is essential in order to appreciate the size and design of this beautiful family home.

Sun Room
5.61m x 3.18m (18' 5" x 10' 5") A delightful addition featuring vaulted ceiling with solid oak 'A' frame beams. The space is incredibly light and features four double glazed sash windows to the side and front aspects, UPVC double glazed French doors leading out to the front garden. Travertine floor tiles with under floor heating. Free standing multi-fuel stove.


Location
The attractive village of Beckermet lies some 3 miles outside of Egremont and is less than 6 miles from St. Bees Head heritage cost. Whitehaven, 8 miles distant is an interesting port town with some exceptional architecture and Cockermouth, having strong associations with Wordsworth, is a little further afield. All the western valleys of the Lake District National Park are within easy reach, together with the beautiful lakes and mounts of Ennerdale and Wastwater.

Services
Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Gas central heating. Double glazed throughout.Note: The mention of any appliances and/or services within these sales particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

Directions
From the Whitehaven Office proceed out of the town centre via Inkerman Terrace, turning right onto the A595. Travel on the A595 through Egremont and approx. one mile after St. Thomas's Cross roundabout take a right turn signposted for Beckermet then immediately left and into the village. Continue a short while through the village where you will find the property set back from the road on the left hand side

Property ref: 121_2614_3924432

Entrance Hallway 
Approached via a traditional timber door with stairs to first floor accommodation, with original balustrade and doors to rooms.

Lounge 
3.74m x 3.52m (12' 3" x 11' 7") Traditional sash window with original working shutters, gas stove set in feature surround with sandstone hearth and radiator.

Kitchen/Diner 
3.35m x 8.09m (11' x 26' 7")
Kitchen Area - A traditional Shaker style kitchen with handmade solid units and solid oak tops, Esse stove, electric cooker and hob, Belfast sink with central mixer tap, tiled splash backs, space for large fridge freezer. Original sash window to rear aspect with working shutters. Travertine floor tiles, original storage unit and access to the cellar.

Dining Area - With sash window to front aspect, original working shutters, corniced ceiling, cast iron radiator, matching dressing to kitchen units.

Utility Room 
2.85m x 1.64m (9' 4" x 5' 5") Fitted with matching wall and base units, roll edge work surfacing, plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, wall mounted Combi boiler, Travertine tiled floor.

Shower Room 
2.72m x 0.94m (8' 11" x 3' 1") With WC, wash hand basin set in vanity unit, shower cubicle with mains shower unit, Travertine floor tiles.

Workshop 
2.02m x 3.79m (6' 8" x 12' 5") With two Velux roof lights, UPVC door to rear garden, Travertine floor tiles.

Reception Room/Bedroom 
2.67m x 4.01m (8' 9" x 13' 2") With a large double glazed window to rear aspect, radiator.

Half Landing 
With an attractive single glazed original arched window.

Landing 
With under stairs storage cupboard.

Bedroom 2 
3.87m x 2.70m (12' 8" x 8' 10") A spacious double bedroom with double glazed window to rear aspect overlooking the garden, radiator.

Bedroom 3 
4.08m x 3.43m (13' 5" x 11' 3") With original sash window to front aspect, working shutters, radiator, access to spacious attic room.

Bedroom 4 
3.63m x 4.08m (11' 11" x 13' 5") With original sash window to front aspect overlooking the garden, complete with working shutters, cast iron radiator, door giving access to staircase leading to spacious attic room.

Family Bathroom 
3.67m x 2.97m (12' x 9' 9") Fitted with four piece suite comprising low level WC, wash hand basin, cast iron bath, shower cubicle with mains shower unit, tiled splash backs, part wooden panelling to the walls, original sash window with shutters, cast iron radiator, storage cupboard housing the hot water tank, exposed wooden floor.

General 
Stairs leading up to the attic room.

Attic Room 
7.89m x 5.69m (25' 11" x 18' 8") into eaves
With vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers, two Velux windows.

Garden 
A shillied path leads up to the property, there is substantial front garden incorporating a sandstone patio area and lawn. The front garden is enclosed by a solid sandstone wall and hedging. Water tap.

Side access with two wood stores leading to the rear garden, which is sizeable and incorporates a large bike shed, large section of lawn bordered by hedging and mature trees.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 October 2015

Nearest stations

  • Braystones (1.2 mi)
  • Sellafield (2.1 mi)
  • Nethertown (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

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Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Whitehaven

81-82 King Street, Whitehaven, CA28 7LE

01946 445013 Local call rate

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Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Whitehaven

81-82 King Street, Whitehaven, CA28 7LE

01946 445013 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Braystones (1.2 mi)
  • Sellafield (2.1 mi)
  • Nethertown (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Penrith Farmers & Kidds, Whitehaven

81-82 King Street, Whitehaven, CA28 7LE

01946 445013 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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