5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Murley Moss Lane, Kendal

Sold STC £495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Excellent five bedroom, two bath/shower room family home with views
  • Splendid living room, sitting room and dining kitchen
  • Two excellent double garages, gated driveway and well tended gardens
  • Quiet yet convenient location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description A substantial family home that occupies the south western end of an original farmhouse which was built in the traditional manner in stone and slate in 1844. Features such as the attractive Westmorland style chimney stacks reflect the 19th Century origins of the property, whilst the superb living accommodation now provided is very much of the 21st Century. There is a magnificent 19' square living room that is complemented by a separate sitting room and a well equipped dining kitchen and a utility room. Upstairs you will find five good sized bedrooms with an ensuite shower room to the master bedroom and a four piece house bathroom. The two double garages offer great potential for those need space for home working, and there is even a workshop on the lower ground floor. The gardens are well tended and laid out and the property enjoys splendid views over the rooftops to the surrounding fells.

 

Location Leaving Kendal on the Burton Road proceed past the Kendal Leisure Centre and at the traffic lights take the turning left onto Oxenholme Road then second left by the post box into Murley Moss Lane follow the lane up bearing left signposted Murley Moss Farm proceed up the gated driveway and the house can be seen in front of you.

The property is well situated for access to local schools and shopping facilities, the Kendal Leisure centre, Westmorland General Hospital and the mainline railway station at Oxenholme from where you can be in London in just under three hours. 

Accommodation (with approximate dimensions)  

Ground Floor  

Attractive Stone and Slated Entrance Porch with panelled ceiling and timber double doors. Attractive oak door to: 

Entrance Hall A warm and welcoming entrance with attractive timber staircase to first floor. Dado rail, coving to the ceiling, radiator and feature archway. Door to the lower ground floor: 

Cellar/Workshop with power, light and access to integral garage. 

Sitting/Dining Room with glazed panel door, window with deep sill overlooking the front garden, two wall lights and inset shelved alcove. Attractive built in cupboards with shelving and useful storage cupboard with shelving. 

Two Steps To:  

Splendid Living Room Again with glazed panel door and five windows taking in the splendid views over Kendal to the surrounding countryside and Scout Scar. Attractive pine fire surround with cast iron and tiled inset, tiled hearth and living flame gas fire. Exposed beams and three radiators. 

Fitted Dining Kitchen a large room with double glazed double doors opening out to a private rear courtyard garden, original built in wall cupboards, exposed beams and coving to ceiling. Fitted with an attractive range of wall and base units with inset spot lights and under unit lighting, incorporating glazed display cabinets with complimentary work surfaces and inset bowl and half sink and drainer. Splendid large central island unit with fitted cupboards and complimentary work surface. Kitchen appliances include built in eye level oven and grill, five ring gas hob with extractor hood over. Attractive tiled flooring and co-ordinating part tiled walls. Glazed panel door to: 

Porch with work surfaces, Worcester Bosch High Flow gas fired central heating boiler, coving to ceiling, two windows and door to outside. 

Utility/Cloakroom fitted with a range of wall and base units and working surface, pedestal wash hand basin and WC, plumbing for washing machine and vent for tumble dryer, radiator and window.




 

First Floor  

Landing galleried style landing with large double glazed window, coving to ceiling and down lights. Radiator, Dado rail and feature archways. 

Bathroom an attractive bathroom with part tiled walls, double glazed window with deep sill and radiator. A four piece suite comprises; Jacuzzi bath with mixer shower, vanity sink unit with wall units above with display shelf and mirror, tiled shower cubicle and WC. Useful storage cupboard with radiator and shelving for linen and down lights. 

Bedroom 2 with views across the town to Scout Scar and the Kentmere Fells. Coving to ceiling and radiator. Fitted wardrobe units with two matching side tables and dressing table. 

Bedroom 3 Again with fine views, coving to ceiling and built in cupboard with hanging rail. 

Bedroom 4 with double glazed window, radiator and fitted wardrobe with cupboards over. 

Landing with down lights and Velux roof light. 

Second Floor  

Master Bedroom with En-suite Shower Room having window with deep sill and views across the town nd beyond, dressing area with fitted mirrored wardrobes, down lights, two radiators and exposed truss. En-suite shower room with tiled shower, corner hand wash basin vanity unit and WC. Corner medicine cabinet with mirror, radiator, down lights, extractor fan and Velux roof light. 

Bedroom 5/Office having a velux roof light and window with excellent views towards the Kentmere Fells, exposed beams, spot light cluster and radiator. Useful shelved cupboard and under eaves storage space. 

Outside  

Integral Double garage with two remote controlled up and over doors and four half height windows to the rear garden. Power and light, inspection pit, water and stainless steel sink unit. 

Detached Double Garage with up and over door, power an light. Personal door to additional storage space, adjoining lean to bike/garden store. An ideal space that could easily convert to a home office if required.

The property benefits from a private gated driveway offering parking for several cars and attractive well tended garden areas to the front, side and rear. The front having a raised lawn and private paved sun terrace with 'Georgian' style stone balustrades, a water feature and the side and rear gardens are mainly paved with planted flower beds. 

Tenure Freehold. 

Council Tax South Lakeland District Council - Band F. 

Services mains gas, mains electricity, mains water and mains drainage. 

Viewings Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh Kendal 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:
17 July 2019

Nearest stations

  • Oxenholme Lake District (0.7 mi)
  • Kendal (1.3 mi)
  • Burneside (3.2 mi)
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100 Stricklandgate Kendal Cumbria LA9 4PU

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100 Stricklandgate Kendal Cumbria LA9 4PU

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Nearest stations

  • Oxenholme Lake District (0.7 mi)
  • Kendal (1.3 mi)
  • Burneside (3.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hackney & Leigh, Kendal

100 Stricklandgate Kendal Cumbria LA9 4PU

01539 304035 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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