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Shepherds Yeat End, Crook, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8LR

Withdrawn from Market £340,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Fantastic raised terrace
  • Paddock amounting to 0.29 acres
  • Energy Rating Band E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description: Highly desirable characterful cottage located in the peaceful and picturesque Gilpin Valley. A charming, well-presented two bedroomed semi-detached country cottage built in a traditional local manner of stone and slate with a superb southerly and westerly aspect. The cottage enjoys extensive views across the valley with grounds/paddock extending behind the cottage. The cottage and grounds extend to 0.29 acres or thereabouts.

The cottage is approached via a driveway continuing adjacent to the westerly elevation with oak built raised balcony terrace and parking facilities behind the cottage.

Offering living room with a gas fired stove, and a farmhouse style breakfast kitchen on the ground floor, 2 bedrooms and bathroom to the back on the first floor with the main bedroom having an en suite shower and wash basin.
Outside is a large timber decked balcony terrace accessed directly from the living room, providing an elevated aspect in which to enjoy the view. To the rear is parking for 2-3 cars and good sized paddock 'garden' area. 

Location: Only 1.1 miles off the Crook Road which links Kendal with Bowness. From Bowness proceed out on the B5284 towards Kendal, known locally as the Crook Road. Bear right straight after St Catherine's Church onto a small lane. Follow this lane for 1.1 miles bearing right at the sign post to Shepherds Yeat, follow the lane for a few yards and Shepherds Yeat End is on the right, being the lower half of a traditional farm building with parking round to the rear.  

Accommodation: (with approximate measurements)  

Sitting Room 16' 2" x 10' 4" (4.93m x 3.15m) Stripped wood flooring. Range of built-in cupboards in pine. Concealed central heating radiator. Exposed beams. 4 wall light points. Calor gas traditional style stove set on a slate hearth. Double glazed French doors leading onto timber decked balcony. Double glazed windows to front with wood lined window seat. 

Breakfast Kitchen 16' 2" x 9' 8" (4.93m x 2.95m) An attractive farmhouse style kitchen fitted with a range of built-in modern yet traditionally styled units with pine doors comprising base cupboard and drawers, work surfaces and a tall storage cupboard. Inset 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink unit. Plumbing for a washing machine. Belling electric cooker with cooker hood over. Part tiled walls. Slate flagged floor. Exposed beams. Worcester oil fired central heating boiler. Central heating radiator. UPVC double glazed window to rear. Stable style split opening entrance door. 

Open tread wooden staircase leading to first floor  

Bedroom 1 16' 2" x 10' 2" (4.93m x 3.1m) Dual aspect room with double glazed windows to front and side. Fantastic views. Wooden window seat. Built-in wardrobe. Wooden floor. Shower cubicle. Wash hand basin. Central heating radiator. 

Bedroom 2 11' 8" x 9' 11" (3.56m x 3.02m) Double glazed window to front. Wooden window seat. Central heating radiator. Built-in wardrobe. 

Bathroom Fitted with white suite comprising wood panelled bath, wash hand basin and low level w.c. Tiled floor. Heated towel rail. Velux roof window. Stone shelf. Exposed beams. 

Outside: Large oak timber decked balcony, providing a pleasant sitting out area to the rear with extensive rural views across the Gilpin Valley. Parking area for 2/3 cars and mainly lawned paddock garden to the rear.

The property extends to approximately 0.29 of an acre. 

Services: Mains Electricity, private water, private shared drainage, Calor gas and oil fired central heating to radiators.  

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council - Band B 

Tenure: Freehold, vacant possession upon completion. 

Viewings: Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh.  

Energy Performance Certificate: The full Energy Performance Certificate is available on our website or at any of our offices. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 October 2016


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