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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Dunelm Croft, Lakeside, Cumbria

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Property Description

Key features

  • Fine country house
  • Four bedrooms
  • Three bathrooms
  • Three reception rooms
  • Office/study
  • Country Kitchen with AGA and pantry
  • Open fireplaces
  • Utility and cloakroom
  • Detached double garage/workshop
  • Substantial established gardens

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Dunelm Croft is a fabulous detached period residence situated in an elevated yet secluded position set in approximately 1.5 acres of stunning grounds in the desirable Lakeside area located within the Lake District National Park.

The extremely well proportioned accommodation briefly comprises porch, entrance hall, sitting room, garden room, dining room, kitchen/diner, pantry, study, utility room and cloakroom to the ground floor. To the first floor are four double bedrooms and two family bathrooms, one of the bedrooms has en suite facilities but there is also an option to alter one of the bathrooms to become an en suite bathroom.

Outside there is an impressive double garage and ample off road parking. The delightful gardens, grounds and drive extend to approximately 1.5 acres with the gardens comprising lawns, borders and careful boundary planting providing privacy. Dunelm Croft is a splendid example of a complete, quality Victorian property which is becoming increasingly rare to find. 

PORCH 6' 5 max" x 4' 3 max" (1.96m x 1.3m) Double part glazed doors. 

ENTRANCE HALL 22' 10 max" x 6' 5 max" (6.96m x 1.96m) Feature stained glass doorway with adjacent matching windows, radiator, cornice. 

SITTING ROOM 19' 2 max" x 13' 11" (5.84m x 4.26m) Bay window incorporating French doors with secondary glazing, radiator, feature open fireplace, wall lights, picture rail, cornice, telephone point, television point, glazed door to garden room. 

GARDEN ROOM 17' 7" x 11' 1" (5.37m x 3.39m) Double glazing, traditional cast iron radiator, built in shelving under windows, slate floor, exposed stone feature wall,  

DINING ROOM 19' 7 max" x 14' 5 max" (5.97m x 4.39m) Bay window incorporating French doors with secondary glazing, radiator, electric panel heater, feature open fireplace, alcoves featuring corbels, cornice, picture rail. 

STUDY 14' 0 max" x 13' 5" (4.27m x 4.10m) Window with secondary glazing, radiator, fireplace with slate hearth and back panel, cornice, telephone point. 

KITCHEN/DINER 17' 2" x 14' 2 max" (5.24m x 4.32m) Double glazed window, window with secondary glazing, radiator, base and wall units, sink unit, space for dishwasher, space for larder fridge, two module electric Aga with additional conventional Aga with extractor/filter over, pelmet lights, recessed spotlights, tiled splashback, tiled floor. 

PANTRY 14' 6" x 3' 6" (4.42m x 1.09m) Single glazed window, built in cupboards, built in shelves, space for fridge freezer. 

UTILITY ROOM 8' 2" x 4' 8" (2.5m x 1.43m) Single glazed window, base units, plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer. 

CLOAKROOM 5' 5" x 4' 8" (1.67m x 1.43m) Single glazed window, white W.C. and wash hand basin, heated towel rail, part tiled walls. 

BOILER ROOM 6' 7" x 5' 4" (2.02m x 1.64m) Single glazed window, light and power, houses central heating boiler. 

INNER HALL 7' 11 max" x 6' 8 max" (2.41m x 2.03m) Under stairs cupboard, tiled floor, door to rear porch. 

REAR PORCH 2' 11" x 2' 11" (0.9m x 0.9m) Timber door, sky light. 

LANDING 18' 3" x 10' 0 max" (5.58m x 3.05m) Window with secondary glazing, cast iron radiator, built in cupboard, archway, loft access. 

BEDROOM 13' 9 max" x 14' 2" (4.19m x 4.32m) Window with secondary glazing, cast iron radiator, fitted triple wardrobe, dressing table and bedside cabinets, coving, television point. 

EN SUITE 8' 2" x 4' 5" (2.50m x 1.35m) Three piece suite in white comprises W.C. wash hand basin, shower cubicle with electric shower, part tiled walls, extractor fan. 

BEDROOM 19' 1 max" x 14' 11" (5.82m x 4.56m) Single glazed Oriel window with deep window seat, single glazed window, cast iron radiator, fitted bedroom furniture with matching freestanding furniture, picture rail, television point, telephone point. 

BEDROOM 16' 4" x 11' 8" (5.0m x 3.58m) Window with secondary glazing, cast iron radiator, fitted wardrobe, dressing table and bedside cabinets, picture rail. 

BEDROOM 14' 4 max" x 9' 4 max" (4.37m x 2.84m) Window with secondary glazing, cast iron radiator, coving. 

BATHROOM 10' 9" x 5' 0" (3.3m x 1.53m) Single glazed window, heated towel radiator, three piece suite in cream comprises W.C. wash hand basin and bath with shower mixer taps, built in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, part tiled walls, electric wall heater. 

BATHROOM 11' 2" x 6' 4" (3.41m x 1.94m) Window with secondary glazing, radiator, heated towel radiator, four piece suite in white comprises W.C. wash hand basin to vanity, bidet and bath with electric shower over, part tiled walls, coving. 

DOUBLE GARAGE 28' 4" x 19' 3" (8.66m x 5.87m) Two electric "up and over" doors, two single glazed windows, light and power, fixed ladder leading to further storage space above having single glazed window, light and power and measuring 4.2 x 2.53 with further eaves storage of 2.94 on either side. "RIDE ON" MOWER IS INCLUDED IN ASKING PRICE. 

OUTSIDE The house is approached by a sweeping drive and surrounded by approximately 1.5 acres of landscaped gardens with lawns and borders planted with many rare and unusual trees and shrubs including rhododendrons, camellias and hydrangeas to give interest throughout the seasons. There is also a summerhouse, pond, greenhouse, fruit cage and vegetable plot. The garden is surrounded by natural oak woodland and is deer fenced and is visited by a wide range of wildlife including mammals, birds and butterflies. 

SERVICES Mains electricity, mains water, non mains drainage, oil fired heating. 

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26 January 2016


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