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Hest Bank Lane, Hest Bank, Lancaster

Key features

  • Grade ll Listed Canal Side Cottage with Stunning Bay Views
  • Full of Character & Charm
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • Boat Moorings for 2-3 Boats
  • Four Piece Bathroom
  • Mature Gardens & Parking
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Hardwood Double Glazing
  • Multi Fuel Stove
  • Village Location

Property description

A beautiful canal side location with views across Morecambe Bay, this two bedroom cottage is located in the much sought after area of Hest Bank, a coastal village which has excellent local shops, school and bus routes. Hest Bank is on the outskirts of both Lancaster and Morecambe and is just 1.5 miles from the Bay Gateway bypass, offering easy access to the M6 Motorway. The New EDEN PROJECT that is coming to Morecambe makes this area especially appealing! Built in 1820 this Grade II listed property was formerly a warehouse converted in 1849. The mature gardens extend down the side of the canal and the property has 2-3 boat moorings with parking for two cars. An added bonus is a large timber work shop added by the present owner and is ideal for anyone who runs a business from home or needs a lot of storage. The views from this house are stunning and look out across the canal and Morecambe Bay to the Lakeland Hills. The accommodation comprises of a breakfast kitchen, through lounge/dining room, two double bedrooms and a large four-piece bathroom. Benefits include double-glazing and gas central heating. This is a unique property, full of character and charm and early viewing is highly recommended.

Council Tax Band: B (Lancaster City Council)
Tenure: Freehold

Main Entrance Door into:

Dining Kitchen

5.07m x 2.57m

Double glazed hardwood windows to side and rear. Full range of wall and base units with contrasting work surfaces over. Inset 1½ bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Inset gas oven with pull out extractor fan. Tiled splash areas. Space for fridge/freezer. Exposed stone wall and timber beams. Ceramic tiled floor. Radiator. Power points. Two steps down to:


6.4m x 4.6m

Sash style double glazed windows to side and rear with views across the canal. Feature fireplace with cast iron multi fuel stove. Stone flagged floor. Under stairs storage cupboard. Dog-leg staircase to upper floor. Exposed beams. Original entrance door. Radiators. Television point. Telephone points. Power points.

First Floor Landing

Loft access. Power points.

Bedroom 1

3.68m x 3.17m

Double glazed window looking out across the canal and the Bay to the Lakeland hills. Exposed beams. Picture rails. Radiator. Power points.

Bedroom 2

3.68m x 3.07m

Double glazed window looking out to the canal, across the Bay to the Lakeland hills. Feature recess. Exposed beam. Picture rails. Radiator. Power points.


5.09m x 2.59m

Double glazed sash window to the rear and double glazed window to the side. Modern four piece suite comprising of low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, free standing claw foot bath with hand shower and shower cubicle. Part panelled walls. Built-in cupboards housing Ideal Logic Plus gas combi boiler and airing cupboard. Loft access to small loft area. Polished floorboards. Radiators. Power points.


Driveway down to large double wrought iron gates giving access to garden and parking area. Private mooring for two – three boats. Large mature gardens. Raised patio area. Mature beds full of shrubs, trees and flowers. Partly laid to lawn. Outside WC and utility shed. Enclosed by stone wall and canal side.

Timber Workshop

7.34m x 4.25m

This is a great workshop or office space and is only twelve months old. Zinc Heritage roof. UPVC double glazed windows and double opening doors. Power, water and lights.

Additional Information

Tenure: Freehold (Information provided by the vendor)

Council Tax Band: B (Information provided by Lancaster City Council)

Services: Mains gas, electric, water and drainage (Information provided by the vendor)

Viewings: Strictly by appointment with Sue Bridges Estate Agents



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Band: B

Hest Bank Lane, Hest Bank, Lancaster


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Bare Lane Station1.4 miles
  • Morecambe Station2.7 miles
  • Lancaster Station2.9 miles
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About the agent

Sue Bridges, Lancaster

43 China Street, Lancaster, LA1 1EX

Established in 1988, Sue Bridges Estate Agents has grown to become one of Lancaster's popular estate agents and one you would truly recommend to a friend. We feel that as our homes are usually our most valuable asset, choosing the right agent is vital when deciding to sell.

We pride ourselves on our professional and friendly staff and have a wealth of estate agency experience and in depth knowledge of not just Lancaster but Morecambe and all surrounding towns and villages too.


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