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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Brambles, Meadowcroft Lane, Storrs Park, Bowness on Windermere, LA23 3JJ

Removed £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 bedrooms (master en-suite)
  • Double glazed windows, gas fired central heating
  • Quiet semi rural location
  • Planning potential to create a fine residence

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Location: Located in the popular semi rural area of Storrs Park on a small private lane known as Meadowcroft Lane. The property is best approached by travelling south on the A592 Bowness to Newby Bridge, passing Windermere Marina on the right, continue for a further half mile bearing left on to a small lane immediately after Meadowcroft House. Upon reaching the small junction bear right and almost immediately right down into the driveway for The Brambles.

Description: Brambles is a detached four bedroomed house built in the early 1980's by the present owner and now ready for modernisation it has rendered elevations under a pitched Westmorland slated roof. The property has a most pleasant outlook over open fields, towards Lake Windermere and is located in a quiet private position off a small lane in the highly regarded area of Storrs Park.

The accommodation comprises open plan lounge diner with patio doors opening on to the rear garden, large breakfast kitchen, utility, cloakroom and integral double garage. First floor; four bedrooms (master en-suite) and house bathroom.

Whilst planning permission has not been sought, the owner has had some plans drawn which propose extending the property on the northern side, adding an extra reception room with en-suite bedroom above and storage area beneath, These architect drawn plans are available for inspection at our Windermere office.

Outside is a level gated driveway, ample parking, detached timber garage and well tended private gardens and a patio area amounting to approximately half an acre.

Accommodation: (with approximate measurements)  

Covered Entrance Way  

Entrance Hall with cupboard under staircase. Integral access to the garage.

Separate wc Two piece wc and wash basin. Expelair fan.

Open plan Lounge-Dining Room 22' 8" x 18' 10" max (6.91m x 5.74m max) with full length sliding double glazed timber patio doors, Lakeland stone fireplace with inset gas fire, mock beams.

Kitchen - Morning Room 15' 7" x 9' 6" (4.75m x 2.9m) with a range of dark oak base and wall cupboards, integrated Proline oven, gas hob and Neff cooker hood, inset stainless steel sink unit.

Utility Room 6' 8" x 6' 0" (2.03m x 1.83m) with new Worcester boiler with large extra capacity, plumbing for washing machine.

Return staircase leads to the First Floor  

Landing with linen cupboard housing cylinder with immersion heater. Shelving.

Master Bedroom 1 18' 10" x 11' 6" max (5.74m x 3.51m max) Two fitted double wardrobes, deep bay window sill with lake view.

En-suite three piece Shower Room comprising shower cubicle, wc and wash basin.

Bedroom 2 12' 0" x 9' 9" (3.66m x 2.97m) Two fitted wardrobes and dressing table. Fine open aspect over open fields towards the lake.

Bedroom 3 12' 0" x 8' 9" (3.66m x 2.67m) Fitted wardrobes and clothes cupboard.

Bedroom 4 8' 10" x 8' 5" (2.69m x 2.57m)

Family Bathroom with three piece suite comprising corner bath, wc and wash basin.

Outside: Gated entrance to long private driveway with turning/parking space.

Formal garden to front with Lakeland slate patio and level lawn. The remaining garden is of a good size with rhododendrons and a mixture of shrubs and bushes, laurel and leylandii hedges affording privacy. 

Double Garage 18' 0" x 16' 0" (5.49m x 4.88m) with up and over door and electric light and power.

Timber Garage 24' 0" x 10' 0" (7.32m x 3.05m)

Services: Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity all connected.

Council Tax Band: South Lakeland District Council - G

Viewing: 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:
07 September 2016


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