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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Ashbank, Skirsgill Lane, Eamont Bridge, PENRITH, Cumbria


Property Description

Key features

  • Magnificent 4/5 Bedroom Home
  • Idyllic Riverside Location
  • Reinstated with Quality Fittings
  • Substantially Reduced Due to Flooding

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This magnificent 4/5 bedroom home has recently been reinstated to high specifications due to suffering in the recent floods.

Enhanced resistance and resilience measures are being put in place and the market value has been SUBSTANTIALLY REDUCED.

You can only be impressed by the extremely generous size of this property which is located within the picturesque village of Eamont Bridge and stands on the bank of the River Eamont.

Ground floor accommodation briefly comprises: entrance hallway with open staircase, cloakroom, storage cupboard, spacious lounge, formal dining room, a newly installed and good sized kitchen/diner, an open sun room and a utility.

On the first floor is a spacious master bedroom with en suite bathroom, a 'Jack and Jill' bathroom shared by bedrooms 2 and 3, a good sized 4th bedroom, a study/nursery (5th bedroom), a family bathroom and a galleried landing area.

To the front of the property is a block paved drive leading up to the integral garage and offering ample off road parking.

To the rear is a beautiful two-tiered garden leading down on to the river bank with mature trees, stocked borders and a patio area providing outdoor seating.

There is also a detached brick-built outhouse/workshop with wash hand basin and low level WC and fishing rights that extend to the boundaries of the property.

This is a superb modern family home completed in 1997 and situated in a magnificent setting, overlooking the beautiful River Eamont.

Please do not overlook this remarkable opportunity and definitely book a viewing to see at first hand this superb 4/5 bedroom home in its wonderful, idyllic setting.

The village of Eamont Bridge lies astride the A6, immediately south of Penrith offering easy access to the A66 and M6 trunk roads. Ashbank is one of a row of impressive houses situated between Skirsgill Lane and the river Eamont, just right of the traffic lights located at the village's namesake bridge.

Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Gas central heating and double glazing installed. Telephone line installed subject to BT regulations.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.

From the centre of Penrith head southward directly past the Musgrave Clock Monument to King Street and proceed straight out of town passing the B&M retail store and Penrith Hospital. At the Kemplay Bank Roundabout take the third turning to the left, following the A6 down into Eamont Bridge. Before crossing the bridge turn right at the traffic lights and on to Skirsgill Lane. Ashbank is the third of the modern brick houses on your left

Property ref: 121_2232_4208212

Study/Nursery Room 
3.38m x 1.38m (11' 1" x 4' 6")
With radiator, coving, telephone point and double glazed window facing the front. Currently being used as a study but would be ideal as a small nursery room.

3.57m x 2.74m (11' 9" x 9')
A five piece family bathroom incorporating a corner bath, quadrant shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet, part tiled walls, heated tower radiator, obscured double glazed window and extractor fan.


Front Garden 
With a lawned area, shrubs, borders and a block paved drive leading up to the garage providing ample parking.

Rear Garden 
A delightful rear garden with two levels of lawn, a terrace/patio area, sandstone steps and ramp, curved sandstone walls with six wall lights and power point, a good retaining wall down to the bank, assorted fruit trees, a weeping ash tree and well stocked borders containing a variety of flowers, shrubs and plants. The property also includes fishing rights on the river Eamont that is coextensive with the property boundary.

Brick Outbuilding/Shed/Workshop 
5.07m x 3.27m (16' 8" x 10' 9")
A brick shed/workshop with the potential to be a small study, annexe or playroom, having an outside light, low level WC, wash hand basin, double glazed window, outside tap and a small garden space to the rear.

Eamont Bridge is a popular village with a hotel, public house and traditional village hall. The village itself is set against a beautiful landscape, with idyllic riverside views and lush greenery overlooking the River Eamont.

Yanwath Primary School is less than a mile away and Penrith is easily accessible being only 1 mile north of the village itself.

Penrith offers a wide variety of shops and supermarkets, primary schools, two secondary schools, a railway station and a number of sports and leisure facilities.

Kendal, Keswick and Carlisle are all within comfortable commuting distance and the northern end of Ullswater in the Lake District National Park is just 4 miles away at Pooley Bridge.

The village of Eamont Bridge is named after the Grade I listed road bridge that straddles the River Eamont and allows travellers to cross the old county boundary between Cumberland and Westmorland.

The bridge itself is estimated to...



Open Porch 
Providing main entrance with outside light.

Entrance Hallway 
Approached via a timber and double glazed door with obscured double glazed panels at either side, open staircase to the first floor, built in storage cupboard, laminate flooring, radiator, coving, telephone point, door to the cloakroom and the burglar alarm system control panel.


Galleried Landing 
With radiator, airing cupboard and access to the loft.

Master Bedroom 
5.57m x 3.84m (18' 3" x 12' 7")
A good sized master bedroom with triple panel double glazed window to the front aspect, radiator, TV point, coving and a door to the en suite.

En Suite Bathroom 
Comprising bath with shower over, low level WC, tower radiator, double glazed window facing the side, coving and extractor fan.

Bedroom 2 
5.06m x 4.05m max. (16' 7" x 13' 3")
Built in wardrobe, large storage cupboard, coving, radiator, TV point, double glazed window facing the front and door to 'Jack and Jill' bathroom.

Bedroom 3 
4.63m x 3.83m (15' 2" x 12' 7")
Built in wardrobe, radiator, TV point, coving, triple panel double glazed window facing the rear with views overlooking the river and door to 'Jack and Jill' bathroom.

'Jack and Jill' Bathroom 
Comprising bath with shower over with screen, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, obscured double glazed window facing the side, coving and extractor fan.

Bedroom 4 
4.05m x 3.20m min./3.84m max. (13' 3" x 10' 6" min./12' 7" max.)
Built in wardrobe, radiator, TV point, triple panel double glazed windows facing the rear with views over the river. Currently being used as a study.

With WC, wash hand basin, radiator and extractor fan.

7.84m x 4.03m (25' 9" x 13' 3")
With bay fronted window, living flame coal effect gas fire with stone hearth and surround, two radiators, Sky TV connection point, coving and double doors leading through in to the formal dining room.

Dining Room 
4.62m x 3.82m (15' 2" x 12' 6")
A good sized formal dining room with triple panel double glazed window facing the rear that overlooks the garden, radiator, coving and a door leading through into the kitchen/diner.

9.11m x 3.65m (29' 11" x 12')
Fitted with wall and base units with complementary work surface, integrated double electric, eye level cooker, integrated electric induction hob with stainless steel hood over, integrated fridge, integrated freezer, integrated microwave, integrated dishwasher, 1½ bowl stainless steel sink unit with Quooker type hot water tap and drainer, laminate wood flooring, two radiators, spotlights, space for a good sized dining table and door to utility.

Incorporating base units with work surface over, tiled splash back, space for a condenser dryer, plumbing for a washing machine, laminate flooring, shelving, coving, boiler and door leading into the garage.

5.42m x 3.88m (17' 9" x 12' 9")
With electric up and over door, power, double glazed window, shelving and water tap.

Sun Room 
4.21m x 3.21m (13' 10" x 10' 6")
A charming sun room laid just off the kitchen/diner with a solid roof, double glazed windows, radiator, TV point, telephone point and French doors leading out on to the rear garden.

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12 July 2017


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