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4 bedroom character property for sale

Lowgill, Kendal, LA8


Property Description

Key features

  • Character Cottage
  • Annexe / Holiday Cottage
  • Ideal For Two Generation Families
  • Extensive Gardens
  • Stunning Location
  • Three Receptions
  • Two Breafast Kitchens
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Mezzanine Floor

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
*Stunning Views*Extensive Gardens Approx 0.64 Acres*Converted Annexe*

I cannot encourage you enough to view this beautiful detached period cottage of considerable character occupying a beckside position forming part of the attractive hamlet in Beckfoot in the Lune Valley with magnificant views of Lowgill viaduct and the Howgill. The views alone with take your breath away.

A credit to the current owner who with clever interior design has converted the old Smithy into an Annexe/potential holiday cottage.

The accommodation briefly comprises entrance porch, lounge, dining room, breakfast kitchen, utility room, downstairs W.C. first floor landing, three bedrooms and bathroom in the main house. The annexe comprises open plan lounge, dining kitchen, ground floor bedroom, mezzanine floor and a shower room. Externally there property has a long sweeping driveway and off road parking and is surround by extensive landscaped gardens.

*Viewing Highly Recommended*

External glazed door and windows and internal door to the lounge.

19'9" X 11'5"
Two double glazed Georgian style sash windows to the front aspect with window seats and original wood shutters, two radiators, inset wood burning stove with stone surround and marble hearth, fitted cupboards exposed ceiling beams and TV point.

Kitchen / Breakfast
11'10" X 10'10"
Fitted with a range of solid oak wall and base units, complimentary granite work surfaces, incorporating a Rangemaster Belfast style sink with granite splash back, electric oven and induction hob with stainless steel extractor over, integral fridge and dishwasher, under unit lighting, radiator, ceiling spot lighting, external hardwood door and double glazed window to the front aspect.

Dining Room
16'10" X 8'5"
Double glazed Georgian style sash window to the rear aspect and external door, radiator, electric stove style fire inset with solid wood mantle over, wall lighting, staircase to the first floor, under stair storage cupboard and telephone point.

Loft access, and providing access to the utility room, W.C. and annex.

Utility Room
6'11" X 5'1"
Plumbed for a washer, space for appliances, fitted shelving and double glazed window to the rear aspect.

Two piece suite comprising inset low level dual flush W.C. hand wash basin set in vanity unit with mixer tap, tiled splash backs and fitted lighted mirror over, chrome heated towel rail and double glazed window to the rear aspect.

First Floor Landing
Split level staircase to the first floor landing, double glazed window to the rear aspect, loft access.

Master Bedroom
11'1" X 9'11"
Double glazed Georgian style sash window to the front aspect overlooking stunning countryside views, radiator.

Bedroom Two
11'0"X 9'8"
Double glazed Georgian style sash window to the front aspect overlooking stunning countryside views, radiator.

Bedroom Three
10'2" X 5'0"
Double glazed Georgian style to the rear aspect, radiator, fitted storage cupboard and shelving.

9'4" X 6'4"
Three piece suite comprising of:- bath with mixer tap and shower head attachment, hand wash basin, low level W.C. tiled splash back walls, radiator, extractor, airing cupboard house hot water cylinder with additional storage and double glazed window to the rear aspect.

Annexe Kitchen
16'4" X 9'11"
Fitted with a range of contemporary wall and base units, complimentary work surfaces incorporating one and a half stainless steel sink with mixer tap, slate style tiled splash back, electric oven, electric hob with stainless steel splash back and extractor over, space for appliances, radiator, stone wall feature, tiled flooring, vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and ceiling trusses, double glazed external window and door to the front aspect.

Open plan to the lounge area.

Annexe Living Room
12'5" X 10'10"
Double glazed window to the rear aspect, free standing feature wood burner, tiled flooring, staircase to mezzanine floor, vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and trusses, TV point.

Annexe Bedroom
10'5" x 7'8"
Double glazed Georgian style window to the front, ceiling spot lighting and tiled flooring.

7'9" X 7'7"
Spindle balustrade, velux roof window, vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and stone wall features.

Annexe Shower Room
Three piece suite comprising corner step in shower enclosure with electric shower over and glass screen splash backs, hand wash basin with mixer tap and fitted mirror cabinet over, dual flush low level W.C. splash back panelled walls, tiled flooring, spot lighting and extractor.

Sweeping stone chipped driveway over a bridge leading up to the front of the property where there is ample off road parking.

Front Garden
Large lawn enclosed garden with gated access and original feature blacksmith's wheel.

Side Garden
Mainly laid to lawn with colourful and mature planted borders, fence enclosed overlooking beck and leading round to the rear of the property.

Rear Garden
Original cobble and stone flagging overlooking and backing onto the beck so ideal seating area, colourful planted mature borders, bridge over to meadow garden with greenhouse, garden mainly laid to lawn with colourful planted borders, vegetable bedding boxes, surrounded by open countryside. Bridge leading to top garden which is mainly laid to lawn with colourful mature planted borders.

Mains electricity, LP Gas. Water is supplied by Beckfoot Water Limited providing drinking water from a borehole and untreated water from the river for toilets and other purposes. Service charge estimated by the members of the company. The owner of the premises also becomes a member of the company. Drainage by way of septic tank with rights and access. Telephone and broadband.

From Sedbergh take the A684 direction M6. Turn right onto the B6257 signposted Firbank and Tebay after Lincolns Inn bridge. After approximately 3 miles turn left and continue for 300ft. After 300ft turn left, at public footpath sign, cross the bridge over river. The house is directly in front.

From M6 Junction 37 turn towards Sedbergh and turn left signposted Beckfoot. Continue along road for approximately 3 miles to hamlet of Beckfoot. Cross over the bridge and turn immediately right.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 June 2016


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