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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Infield House, Kendall Ground, Lowick Green, Nr Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8ER

Sold by Us £365,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Secluded Lakeland Farmhouse
  • 4 miles from A590
  • 10 minutes to Coniston Water
  • Refurbishment now required

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Location & Description With origins in the 17th Century, this substantial stone-built house was re-modelled in the 19th Century and again in the 1930's. With some open country views, the rural location is peaceful yet accessible only a few minutes drive to the A590 giving road access to the Furness Peninsula and further afield. The A5092 is 'at the top of the lane' leading to the Western Lake District. Coniston Water is only a short journey and all the delights of the Lake District National Park are 'on the doorstep'.
Nearby Greenodd provides convenience shopping with more extensive facilities in Ulverston. The highly regarded Penny Bridge Academy provides primary education with state secondary schools at Coniston or Ulverston and private schooling at Barrow-in-Furness (Chetwynde) or Windermere (Windermere School) both providing buses for transport pick-up from Greenodd.

From the A590 at Greenodd, follow the A5092 for about 3 miles (ignoring the first turning for Coniston-A5084), turning right at the Woodgate cross roads, sign posted for Coniston.Turn first left and first left again, pass through Kendall Ground Farm yard and the short lane to Infield House is directly behind the farm. 

Accommodation (with approximate measurements)  

From the pretty access lane (Public footpath to Woodgate) a pedestrian gate leads directly to the open porch with windows either side and date stone for 1624. Attractive solid oak front door opens to:- 

Hallway with two tone quarry tile floor, coat hooks, charming carved oak recessed antique cupboard and original panel doors to:- 

Lounge 16' 1" x 14' 9" (4.9m x 4.5m) A generously proportioned Living Room with dual aspect and three deep set windows with deep display sills/window seats, offering pleasant leafy outlooks and to open countryside. Feature open fire place with stone surround and hearth, Continuation of quarry tiled floor. Original panel door to:- 

Dining Room 12' 3" x 11' 6" (3.73m x 3.51m) with continuation of the quarry tiled floor and large deep set low window with window seat and pleasant outlook. 

Kitchen 11' 6" x 10' 4" (3.51m x 3.15m) a good sized Kitchen with continuation of the tiled flooring and AGA cooker. Now in need of upgrading. Two deep set windows to front. 

Pantry 9' 6" x 5' 7" (2.9m x 1.7m) a large walk in pantry with deep set window to side, continuation of the tiled flooring, shelving, ample space for washing machine, tumble drier and freezer. Attractive wooden beamed ceiling. 

From the Hallway the shallow, return tread pitch pine staircase with deep set window to the side aspect leads to:- 

Landing a spacious landing with low boxed in beams and original panelled doors to:- 

Bedroom 1 11' 9" x 11' 7" (3.58m x 3.53m) a good sized double room with dual aspect from both deep set windows. Lovely deep display sills or window seats on which to sit and enjoy the splendid countryside views. Loft hatch. Original floor boards. 

Bedroom 2 16' 6" x 10' 2" (5.03m x 3.1m) a good sized double room with original floor boards and lovely dual aspect to side and front. Deep sills/window seats. 

Bedroom 3 12' 0" x 10' 0" (3.66m x 3.05m) a third good sized double bedroom with original floor boards and deep set window to pleasant front aspect. 

Bedroom 4 12' 2" x 10' 5" (3.71m x 3.18m) another good sized double bedroom with original floor boards, deep set window with more glorious open views and built in cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. 

Bathroom with attractive deep set and low level window. Now in need of upgrading but currently comprises low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin and bath. 


Garage 18' 1" x 9' 9" (5.51m x 2.97m) with double wooden doors, pitched roof, two windows, power & light. 

Store 1 stone built, pitched roof and window. 

Store 2 stone built and adjoining Store 1. Pitched roof and window. 

Stone Building There is also a stone building with pump and storage for water supply as provided by the owners of Kendall Ground Farm under a Deed of Covenant for the benefit of both properties. 

Gardens There is a small forecourt garden area to the front of the property with paths leading to the rear from both sides. At the rear several different sets of stone steps lead up to the Rear Garden. Sadly now very overgrown, the Garden is extensive, with several pathways, is bordered by hedges, woodland and stone walls, has some attractive plants and shrubs and is completely private and secluded. There is a level lawned area to the side. With some TLC this Garden would offer a haven of tranquillity with some stunning views. 

Services: Private water and drainage (shared with Kendall Ground Farm). Mains electricity (Gas not available). Oil fired AGA. Electric storage heating. 

Council Tax: Band F. South Lakeland District Council. 

Tenure: Freehold. Vacant possession available with no upper chain. 

Viewing: Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh Grange Office. 

Energy Performance Certificate: The full Energy Performance Certificate is available on our website and also at any of our offices. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 August 2016


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