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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Slack Foot, Troutbeck, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1PL

Removed £925,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 Bedroomed detached cottage
  • Garage and driveway parking for 2 cars
  • Set in a quiet location
  • Views to Lake Windermere and the fells beyond

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description: Built in the 18th century, this well kept property has been extended and tastefully restored and improved by the present owners over the years. The result is a charming 5 bedroomed, 3 reception roomed house of character and offering larger rooms than one might expect from a house of this era.

Located towards the top of the village, not far from the Mortal Man, the property enjoys a delightful private front garden with paved patio, central lawn and well stocked borders which just add to the privacy. 

Location: Travelling from Windermere towards Ambleside on the A591 take the 3rd exit (right) at the mini roundabout, follow the road to Troutbeck and just before the Church, turn left, turn right at the "T" junction, continue along this road until you arrive at the Mortal Man Hotel on the right, Turn as if going to the Mortal Man and follow the lane down past and Slack Foot is a short way along on the right. 

Accommodation: (with approximate measurements)  

Entrance Hall with understairs storage cupboards, radiator. 

Lounge 19' 1 Max" x 16' 8 max" (5.82m x 5.08m) Wood burning stove with stone hearth and wooden/stone surround. Dual aspect with window set and original wooden beamed ceiling and oak panelling on wall. 

Dining Hall 19' 3 inc stairs" x 12' 3" (5.87m x 3.73m) Original beams and exposed truss, understairs cupboard, Telephone point and door to attached garage and side garden. 

Sitting Room 13' 1" x 11' 8 max" (3.99m x 3.56m) Wood burning stove with stone hearth, dual aspect with views to the garden. 

Utility Room 10' 10" x 5' 10" (3.3m x 1.78m) with WC and wash hand basin, plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer and Myson oil fired central heating boiler. Coat hooks. 

Kitchen & Morning Room 20' 6 max" x 13' 0" (6.25m x 3.96m) with wall and base units, inset sink, AGA with extractor over, inset Philips electric hob, fridge freezer and plumbing for dishwasher. A dual aspect room with views to the garden and door which leads out to the garden area.

Dining Area with wood panelling and window seat. 

First Floor: Landing with inset cupboards and shelving and original beams. 

Bedroom 1 14' 2" x 12' 1" (4.32m x 3.68m) with built in wardrobes, double glazed window overlooking the gardens with a views to Lake Windermere and the fells beyond.

En-suite bathroom with 3 piece white suite of WC, pedestal washbasin, bath with Aqualisa shower over. Tiled walls, inset cupboard and heated towel rail. 

Bedroom 2 11' 4" x 9' 8 max" (3.45m x 2.95m) double glazed window with window seat overlooking the garden. 

Bedroom 3 11' 4" x 9' 6" (3.45m x 2.9m) double glazed window with window seat, overlooking the garden. 

Bedroom 4 10' 9" x 10' 7" (3.28m x 3.23m) double glazed window with window seat, with views to the garden and overlooking the fells and Lake Windermere. 

Bedroom 5 10' 4 max" x 8' 5" (3.15m x 2.57m) double glazed window with window seat, built in cupboard and shelving and drawers. 


Well screened private gardens surround with the main garden to the front with paved patio, pathways, central lawn and well stocked borders.

Workshop/ColdStore 18'6" max x 10'0" - with light and power. (This store is under the lounge with external access). 

Attached garage 14' 4" x 10' 10" (4.37m x 3.3m) with light and power and driveway parking for 2 cars. Adjoining lawned banked area which could be dug out to increase parking. 

Services: Mains electricity and water. Oil fired central heating and private drainage to shared septic tank. 

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council Band G 

Tenure: Freehold. 

Viewings: Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh, Windermere 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:
12 May 2016


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