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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Mealbank, Kendal

Sold STC £179,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Traditional Lakeland Cottage
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • In Need Of Some Modernisation
  • Parking For Up To Three Vehicles
  • Delightful Terraced Garden
  • No Chain If Required
  • Mains Water & Electricity

Full description

A TRADITIONAL LAKELAND COTTAGE in this SEMI RURAL LOCATION on the outskirts of Kendal. The property requires some modernisation, offering FANTASTIC POTENTIAL, with PARKING for up to three vehicles, and a terraced GARDEN. With NO CHAIN if required, viewing is recommended!

Living Accommodation 
An original cottage door leads into the entrance hall, with further access into the lounge. The lounge features a central stone fireplace with an open grate fire and tiled hearth. A window to the front elevation provides a fantastic open view, there are high level display shelves, and an access door into the kitchen. The kitchen comprises a good range of wall and floor mounted cupboard units with laminate work tops and tiled splashbacks. There is a single drainer sink unit, space for a cooker, and plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Useful understair storage houses the electric meters, and there is a large full height storage cupboard. The rear lobby provides access to the rear of the house, and a separate utility has a low level WC and shelving.

The Location 
Mealbank is a popular rural hamlet located to the northern side of Kendal, surrounded by idyllic countryside, yet only three miles from Kendal town centre amenities, including shops, supermarkets, cafes, restaurants, banks, library and church. Located within two miles of local schools including Castle Park Primary and the "outstanding" Queen Katherine Secondary school. The property also boasts excellent commuting links, with easy access to the bypass and M6 Motorway, and Kendal Railway Station is only approximately two miles away.

A Brief Introduction 
This traditional Lakeland cottage is well presented, but does require some modernisation. The good size accommodation briefly comprises: entrance hall, lounge with feature fireplace, kitchen, rear lobby, utility, first floor two bedrooms and a a bathroom. Outside the property enjoys a large terraced rear garden, offering superb potential, with a variety of shrubs, plants and trees. There is also parking for three vehicles. An ideal purchase for first time buyers, families, or investors, the property is also available with no chain if required.

Stairs lead up to a large terraced rear garden offering superb potential, with well maintained gardens containing a variety of plants, trees and shrubs. There is a timber shed and outside store. Parking for the property is at the end of the terrace, with parking for three vehicles.

Entrance Hall 
11' 4'' x 4' 10'' (3.45m x 1.47m)

12' 0'' x 9' 0'' (3.65m x 2.74m)

11' 0'' x 7' 0'' (3.35m x 2.13m)

Rear Lobby 


Bedrooms & Bathroom 
Stairs lead up to the first floor spacious landing, with a large storage cupboard and loft access. The master bedroom enjoys a delightful aspect to the front elevation, with a built in wardrobe and overhead storage. The second bedroom also looks out to the front, with a wardrobe and high level shelving. The bathroom comprises a four piece suite incorporating a bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, and a separate shower cubicle.

First Floor Landing 

Bedroom One 
10' 0'' x 7' 9'' (3.05m x 2.36m)

Bedroom Two 
10' 0'' x 7' 2'' (3.05m x 2.18m)

10' 0'' x 7' 2'' (3.05m x 2.18m)

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 August 2016


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