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4 bedroom terraced house for sale

32 Gillinggate, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 4JE

Sold by Us £375,000

Property Description

Key features

  • period four bedroom four storey town house
  • Two living rooms and breakfast kitchen
  • Splendid bedrooms and four piece bathroom
  • Private parking and garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description: The owners of this splendid four storey late Victorian town house have with care and attention to detail blended modern 21st century comforts with period charm and character. Fireplaces have been restored and some original sash windows with coloured lights, deep architraves and skirting's along with plaster cornicing's have been retained. The cellar rooms offer clear potential for those with hobbies in mind or even for more living space if required. The two reception rooms and fitted breakfast kitchen balance well with the four excellent double bedrooms, the four piece bathroom and two cloakrooms, one on the ground floor and one at first floor level. To complete the picture outside is a private well tended garden with adjoining parking for one/two cars.  

Location: Situated on the south side of the Market Town of Kendal being close to the Brewery Arts Centre and cinema, restaurants and Abbott Hall Park. The property can be found by way of Kirkland by turning left onto Gillinggate opposite the entrance to Abbott Hall Park. Proceed up the hill, and number 32 can be found on your right hand side just before the turning onto Anchorite Road.

Pedestrian and vehicle access to the rear of the property can be found by taking the first turning right off Gillinggate into Rock View and the back lane. 

Accommodation with approximate dimensions:  

Ground Floor  

Open Porch Entrance  

Entrance Hall a warm and welcoming entrance with original coloured leaded lights to door. Deep plaster cornicing, ceiling rose and feature archway. Splendid pitch pine staircase and polished wood floor, arched alcove and radiator.  

Living Room 13' x 12' 3" plus bay (3.96m x 3.73m) a lovely sunny room with secondary glazed bay sash window, polished wood floor and attractive fireplace with marble and tiled insets, slate hearth and open fire. Two matching fireside alcoves with cupboards. Deep plaster cornicing, picture rail and ceiling rose, radiator and TV aerial point.  

Dining Room 13' 1" x 10' (3.99m x 3.05m) with sash window to rear garden. Attractive fireplace with marble and tiled inset, slate hearth and open fire. Polished wood floor, two matching fireside alcoves with fitted pine cupboard, deep plaster cornicing, picture rail and ceiling rose, radiator. 

Breakfast Kitchen 14' x 9' 11" (4.27m x 3.02m) fitted with an attractive range of wall and base units including drawer fitments and open shelving. Complementary working surfaces with inset bowl and half enamel sink, breakfast bar and co-ordinating part tiled walls and tiled floor. Integrated kitchen appliances include a newly installed Indesit double oven, five ring gas hob with glass splash back and stainless steel cooker hood and extra over. Space for fridge freezer, microwave and dishwasher. Two sash windows, down lights and two radiators. Part glazed door and side window to:  

Porch/Utility/Cloakroom with timber staircase from the kitchen. Velux roof light and part double glazed door with side window to the garden. Fitted base units and complementary working surface with stainless steel sink and tiled splash back. Plumbing for washing machine, attractive tiled floor, radiator, down lights and extractor fan.

Cloakroom - with wash hand basin and WC. Attractive tiled floor, double glazed window, down lights and radiator.  

Lower Ground Floor  

Cellar Rooms presently divided into three rooms with natural lighting to the front and rear. Power and light. Flagged and original cobbled floor. Viessman gas central heating boiler.  

First Floor Split landing with radiator and original coloured lights and etched panes roof light.  

Cloakroom attractive tiled floor, radiator and double glazed sash style window. WC and wash hand basin with tiled splash back.  

Bathroom with sash window with original coloured lights and etched panes. A four piece suite comprises; large corner shower cubicle with shower, free standing roll top bath on claw feet with shower mixer, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Complementary part tiled walls and tiled floor, extractor fan and down lights. Radiator, chrome vertical towel rail and shaver point.  


Bedroom 1 (front) 17' 6" x 12' 3" (5.33m x 3.73m) a splendid double bedroom with secondary glazed sash windows and two radiators. Pretty Victorian cast iron feature fireplace. Built in double wardrobes, TV aerial point. 

Bedroom 2 (rear) 13' 1" x 10' 10" (3.99m x 3.3m) enjoying a pleasant aspect to the rear, sash window and radiator. Pretty Victorian cast iron feature fireplace. 

Second Floor  

Landing with Velux roof light, deep over stairs cupboard. Radiator. 

Bedroom 3 (rear) 13' 1" x 10' 11" (3.99m x 3.33m) Velux roof light and radiator.  

Bedroom 4 (front) 17' 6" x 12' 4" (5.33m x 3.76m) another splendid double bedroom with Velux roof light and double glazed dormer window with roof top views. Pretty Victorian cast iron feature fireplace. Radiator and deep over stairs cupboard. TV aerial point. 

Outside: The property benefits from a walled and gated front garden with planted beds and mature hedge screen. To the rear is an enclosed private paved garden with patio, water feature and well stocked flower beds and borders. Open fronted stone and slate tiled store. A gate leads through to the private parking area for one/two cars which fronts Rock View.  

Services: mains electricity, mains gas, mains water and mains drainage.  

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council - Band E 

Tenure: Freehold 

Viewing: Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh - Kendal Office 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 October 2016


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