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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Forge Cottage, LOW HESKET, Cumbria


Property Description

Key features

  • Semi detached cottage
  • Four bedrooms
  • Lovely gardens to three sides
  • Parking to rear

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This charming four bedroomed cottage is situated approximately halfway between Penrith and Carlisle, offering characterful accommodation with many original features including exposed stone walls and beams. The property has delightful gardens to front, side and rear, with mature fruit tree and flower beds and ample parking to the rear.

Low Hesket is a popular, conveniently located village approx. 9 miles equi-distant between Penrith and Carlisle. For those wishing to commute the M6 is easily accessible at junctions 40,41 and 42, there are main line railways stations in both Penrith and Carlisle, and the village is situated on a regular bus route.

Mains electricity, water & drainage; solid fuel central heating, double glazing installed throughout, telephone connection installed subject to BT regulations. Please note: The mention of any appliances/services within these particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

From our Penrith office, follow the A6 out of the town centre heading north, follow this road for approximately 9 miles and you will come to the village of Low Hesket. The property is located on the left hand side displaying a PFK For Sale board

Property ref: 121_2232_4282492

Living Room 
4.28m x 4.24m (14' 1" x 13' 11")
With exposed beams, feature exposed stone wall, multi fuel stove set on sandstone hearth, two double glazed windows to front aspect, radiator, TV point, and stairs to first floor.

There is a small alcove area off the living room, with built in shelving, currently used as a library.

Rear Porch 
With doors leading to shower room, utility and conservatory.

Shower Room 
With three piece suite comprising shower in cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.

With base units incorporating plumbing for washing machine, and space for dryer. Fitted shelving.

With door leading to rear garden.

First Floor 

Bedroom 1 
2.85m x 4.40m (9' 4" x 14' 5")
With double glazed window to front aspect, fitted wardrobe, radiator, and alcove cupboard.

Bedroom 2 
2.40m x 4.35m (7' 10" x 14' 3")
With double glazed window to front aspect, and radiator.

Bedroom 3 
1.79m x 4.29m (5' 10" x 14' 1")
With radiator, and double glazed window to rear aspect.

Bedroom 4/Study 
1.77m x 4.64m (5' 10" x 15' 3") max.
With radiator, and double glazed window to side aspect.

With radiator, fitted cupboards and three piece suite comprising bath, WC and wash hand basin.


Car Port 
There is a car port to the rear providing covered parking for two cars.

The property is surrounded to three sides by lovingly maintained gardens. The front side and rear are predominantly laid to lawn with mature flower beds, fruit trees and shrubs.



Stone Built Garden Store 

Please note the property has been upgraded since the Energy Performance Certificate was produced. The current owners have installed loft insulation and external insulated cladding which will improve the overall energy efficiency of the property.

The village itself has a traditional inn. There are a primary school and church located in the neighbouring village of High Hesket and a doctors’ surgery between the two settlements. Penrith & Carlisle both provide excellent facilities e.g. secondary schools, varied shops, supermarkets, banks, bus and main line railway stations, castles and parks, and a good selection of sports/leisure facilities.


Entrance Porch 

Dining Kitchen 
4.30m x 4.27m (14' 1" x 14')
With range of wall and base units incorporating corner sink drainer unit, multi fuel range powering the heating and hot water, space for free standing electric cooker, exposed stone wall and double glazed window to front aspect.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 November 2016

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