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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Garden House, Gilgarran, Workington, Cumbria

Offers in Region of £425,000

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Garden House is a substantial detached Victorian style residence set back within its own extensive garden grounds which includes a beautiful lawned frontage with wildlife pond, decked patio, triple sized garage, carport (ideal caravan store), rear gardens and a separate vegetable garden plot. Situated at Gilgarran, a rural picturesque village location, the property boasts fantastic open country views and immensely charming yet fully modernised interior consisting of traditional coved ceilings, picture rails, ceiling roses, original cast bedroom fireplaces and wooden doors. Access to the grounds is via tall wrought iron gates which lead to the long driveway having decorative, traditional style lamp posts and plenty of parking. The front double glazed entrance porch affords access to the hallway with Victorian mosiac style tiled flooring, there are two good sized and tastefully decorated reception rooms with cosy multi fuel stoves, immaculate four piece ground floor shower room, country style kitchen, large conservatory, four double bedrooms and family bathroom. Further benefits double glazing and LPG heating. The photography can only showcase so much of this hugely impressive home, therefore we urge any interested parties to arrange a viewing by appointment.

Access to the grounds is via wrought iron gates, there is a concrete driveway leading to the main residence with decorative lamp posts, gravelled parking, extensive surrounding lawn with many established trees, mature borders, views, and wildlife pond. Entrance to the property is via a double glazed porch with power point and there is a decked patio with spindled balistrade leading off the conservatory. To the rear is a pond, shed, decorative lamp post, lawn, rockery, hidden garden to corner, coal house/log store, WC, covered rear porch (off the kitchen), further enclosed private area of lawn with gravelled path, tall hedges and gated side access. To the side is a triple sized garage, large carport with electric hook up point (ideal for caravan/campervan store). There is also a separate vegetable garden.

Entrance to the property is via a wooden opaque glazed door providing front access to the hallway with radiator, Victorian style mosiac tiled floor, tasteful decor complimented by the picture and dado rails, coving and ceiling rose.

Reception One 
4.3m x 3.94m
Beautiful decor complimented by the coving, cornice and ceiling rose. There is laminate flooring, two radiators, three uPVC double glazed windows and a central focal point being the open fireplace comprising of mahogany effect surround, stone hearth and cast iron multi fuel stove.

Ground Floor Bathroom 
2.9m x 2.62m
Fitted with a four piece Victorian style suite with WC, freestanding roll top bath, wash basin and corner shower cubicle. There is partial tiling to the walls, tiled floor, coving, picture rail, ceiling rose, school style radiator with towel rail, opaque uPVC double glazed window with deep set seated sill and storage cupboard housing the boiler.

Reception Two 
4.42m x 3.23m
Having tasteful decor complimented by the attractive picture and dado rails, coving, ceiling rose and laminate flooring. There are uPVC double glazed windows to the front and rear, radiator, built in cupboards and lovely central open fireplace with light oak effect surround, cast iron multi fuel stove and stone hearth.

Bedroom Two 
3.43m x 3.12m
Exposed wood floor, neutral decor, dado and picture rails, loft hatch, radiator, wardrobe/storage, uPVC double glazed window facing the front, radiator and original fireplace.

Bedroom Three 
3.7m x 3.48m
Exposed wood floor, dado and picture rails, radiator, uPVC double glazed window facing the front, built in storage and original Victorian fireplace with tiled insert.

Bedroom Four 
3.2m x 2.92m
Neutral decor, radiator, dado and picture rails, original fireplace, loft hatch and uPVC double glazed window facing the front.

2.2m x 1.75m
Fitted with a three piece suite in white comprising of wash basin, WC and bath with mixer shower. There is part tiling to the walls, radiator and opaque uPVC double glazed window facing the rear.

4.85m x 3.23m
Fitted with a good selection of country style wall, base and drawer units with complimentary work surfacing, splash back tiling, tiled floor, coved ceiling, radiator, integrated dish washer and fridge, space for a washing machine, recess for a range style cooker, belfast sink with mixer tap, uPVC double glazed window, a wooden door with glazed panels leads to the rear garden and wood glazed French doors lead to the conservatory.

6.17m (Max) x 6.12m (Max) 2.77m - Overlooking the large garden frontage this is an excellent addition to the already spacious accommodation having uPVC double glazed windows, laminate flooring, fireplace with pine effect surround, black back panel, marble style hearth and electric fire. There are uPVC double glazed doors to the front and rear which lead to the gardens and onto the surrounding decking.

First Floor Landing 
Continuation of the tasteful decor, two uPVC double glazed windows and velux roof window.

Bedroom One 
4.45m x 4.01m
Exposed wood floor, neutral decor, picture and dado rails, built in wardrobes, uPVC double glazed window facing the front and rear, radiator and a beautiful original decorative Victorian cast fireplace with tiled insert.

11.1m x 5.5m
Super sized garage with loft storage, shelving, up and over door, power and light.

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17 August 2016

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