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4 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Bateman Fold Barn, Crook, Kendal, Cumbria LA8 8LN

Withdrawn from Market £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 reception rooms plus fabulous breakfast kitchen
  • Parking for 5-6 cars
  • Rural country setting

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description: Originally a traditional bank barn this property was converted many years ago into a 2 reception roomed, 4 bedroomed house. Offering plenty of parking, excellent gardens amounting to 0.45 acres.
Situated within a small group of 4 properties and farm buildings so being very rural and private yet with neighbours on hand. 

Location: Set right in the heart of the rolling countryside yet only 4.5 miles from Bowness on Windermere and 7.5 miles from the market town of Kendal. From Windermere proceed out of Bowness on Lake Road bearing left onto Kendal Road (A5074), then after 0.8 miles, bear left onto the B5284 (Crook Road). After a further 2.4 miles bear right too Mitchelland (just before the Wild Boar Hotel), then first right and left after a further 0.7 miles. Follow the lane around and the driveway for the group of properties is on the left after 2-300m. Continue up the drive and Bateman Fold Barn is on the left after Bateman Fold House, with the parking in front. 

Covered Porch  

Dining Entrance Hall 15' 10" x 11' 8 inc Stairs" (4.83m x 3.56m) With stone flagged floor, 3 windows, feature return staircase and exposed beams. Central heating thermostat. 

Breakfast Kitchen 16' 6" x 15' 2" (5.03m x 4.62m) With a range of oak fronted wall and base units, inset sink, Bosch electric hob, extractor hood, built in microwave and oven, integrated fridge, separate freezer and dishwasher. Part tiled walls, stone flagged floor and door to front garden. 

Utility Plumbing for washing machine, vent for dryer, Worcester oil boiler. 

Cloakroom Ornate traditional style Sanitan WC and matching vanity unit, extractor fan. 

Stairs to First Floor  

First Floor Landing Door directly out into rear garden. Airing cupboard with pre-insulated hot water cylinder with immersion. 

Sitting Room 17' 3" x 16' 5" (5.26m x 5m) A fantastic triple aspect room overlooking the private garden to the rear and across the valley from the front. The vaulted ceilings not only allow the beams to be exposed but also give the room a feeling of space. Feature multi fuel stove set on a slate hearth. TV point. Access point to the roof space. 

Bedroom 1 13' 7" x 13' 6" (4.14m x 4.11m) A dual aspect room with views across the valley and door onto covered walkway balcony. Recessed fireplace now utilised as a wardrobe, exposed beams. 

Bedroom 2 11' 9" x 10' 4" (3.58m x 3.15m) 2 recessed alcoves. 

Bedroom 3 11' 4" x 7' 7" (3.45m x 2.31m) Currently with a doorway through to Bedroom 4. 

Bedroom 4 12' 2" x 7' 6 max" (3.71m x 2.29m)  

Bathroom 3 piece white suite of bath with mixer shower over, pedestal washbasin and WC.
Part tiled walls, shaver point. 

Outside: To the front is a cobbled forecourt area and gravelled parking area for 5-6 cars (subject to allowing neighbour access to their field).

Rear garden, with pond, rising up behind the house and extending to approximately 0.45 acres being mainly lawned but interspersed with mature flower boards, adjoining open fields and with fabulous views across the valley. 

Side Carport 16' 2" x 11' 10" (4.93m x 3.61m) With rear area housing coal store and oil tank. 

Coal Store 6' 3" x 4' 9" (1.91m x 1.45m)  

Services: Mains electricity, water from shared bore hole. Oil fired central heating to radiators. Private drainage to septic tank.  

Council Tax Band South Lakeland District Council - Band G 

Tenure: Freehold. Vacant possession upon completion. 

Viewing: Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh Windermere Sales 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:
08 November 2016


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