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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Oakdene, Beechwood Close, Bowness-on-Windermere, LA23 3AB

Guide Price £535,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Lake Views
  • Close to local amenities
  • Modern interior
  • Off road Parking
  • Holiday Let Potential
  • Easy Access To The Surrounding Fells

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Oakdene is a large modern and contemporary 5 bedroomed detached property over three floors set in the heart of Bowness-on-Windermere. This spacious versatile property has been recently updated to a good standard and has modern fixtures and fittings throughout. The accommodation briefly comprises of 5 double bedrooms, two of which have en-suite bathrooms, kitchen, lounge/ diner and playroom and family wet room. The principal rooms at Oakdene all enjoy good views over the village to the Lake and mountains beyond. There is a large outdoor space, which includes decked areas, a lawn with mature shrubs, bushes and ample space for parking for several vehicles.

The property holds an excellent elevated position just off Helm Road only a few minutes walk from the centre of Bowness village, close to the Lake and a wide variety of shops, restaurants and amenities close at hand. Offering amazing views of Lake Windermere and the Langdale Pikes beyond to the front of the property and access to the famous Dalesway walk and Post Knott to the rear. This detached property will suit a wide range of buyer's ideal as a holiday let, a permanent family home or indeed as a second home. 

Accommodation A front door leads into a hallway with wooden flooring and ample space for the storage of coats and shoes. The under stairs cupboard has been utilized to be a small downstairs cloakroom. This neat and tidy space has a WC and a small corner hand basin. 

Kitchen 15'11 x 9'8 (4.85m x 2.94m) A good sized kitchen which has recently undergone modernization. A good range of shaker style wall and base units, including pull our storage draws and a pull out storage rack, finished in neutral colours, complimented with black work tops. There are integrated appliances including a dishwasher, microwave and American style fridge freezer. The kitchen has an electric 4 ring hob and oven with extractor fan over. There are dual aspect double glazed windows making this room a bright space and a external door from the kitchen which leads out to a seating area at the front of the property. 

Sitting/ Dining Room 25'5 x 14'6 (7.75m x 4.43m) Across the hallway from the kitchen is a family sized room with a light and airy dining area to one side with dual aspect double glazed windows over looking the front and the rear of the property. The rest of the room makes a comfortable sitting room with a recently installed log burner sat on a slate hearth, situated in the center of the room, making this a real feature to sit back and enjoy. The room has two radiators, spot lights and coving. From the window over looking the rear of the property there are great views of Lake Windermere and the fells and mountains beyond.  

Study Area 12'5 x 10'10 (3.78m x 3.31m) From the lounge is a mezzanine area above the stairs and lower living space which is currently used as a seating area to sit and enjoy the views from the double glazed window but could be easily utilized and used as a home office space.

Stairs lead down from the hallway into; 

Play Room/ Lounge 16'7 x 12'4 (5.05m x 3.75m) A good sized space with double glazed window over looking the rear of the property, offering views of the lake. There are also UPVC French doors that lead out from this room onto a decked patio area. This is a versatile area which is currently used as a play room but could be an additional sitting room which leads through to the three double bedrooms and a family wet room. This area has a radiator and spot lights to the ceiling. 

Bedroom 3 15'8 x 11'5 (4.78m x 3.47m) A good sized double bedroom with a double glazed window on the side of the property. The room has a radiator and plenty of space for wardrobes. 

Bedroom 4 13'9 x 8'9 (4.19m x 2.67m) A good sized double bedroom which is light and airy with a double glazed window over the rear of the property with views of Lake Windermere. There is a good range of fitted wardrobes with modern mirrored doors. 

Study Area 12'5 x 10'10 (3.78m x 3.31m) From the lounge is a mezzanine area above the stairs and lower living space which is currently used as a seating area to sit and enjoy the views from the double glazed window but could be easily utilized and used as a home office space.

Stairs lead down from the hallway into; 

Play Room/ Lounge 16'7 x 12'4 (5.05m x 3.75m) A good sized space with double glazed window over looking the rear of the property, offering views of the lake. There are also UPVC French doors that lead out from this room onto a decked patio area. This is a versatile area which is currently used as a play room but could be an additional sitting room which leads through to the three double bedrooms and a family wet room. This area has a radiator and spot lights to the ceiling. 

Bedroom 3 15'8 x 11'5 (4.78m x 3.47m) A good sized double bedroom with a double glazed window on the side of the property. The room has a radiator and plenty of space for wardrobes. 

Bedroom 4 13'9 x 8'9 (4.19m x 2.67m) A good sized double bedroom which is light and airy with a double glazed window over the rear of the property with views of Lake Windermere. There is a good range of fitted wardrobes with modern mirrored doors. 

Bedroom 5 13'2 x 8'10 (4.02m x 2.68m) A small double with a double glazed window, radiator and spot lights. 

Wet Room A large wet room with a large walk in shower with glass screen fully tiled throughout. There are matching his and her hand basins set into an attractive black sparking laminate top with storage cupboards below. The room has spot lights, heated towel rail, extractor fan and double glazed window with obscured glass.

From the hallway on the ground floor stairs lead up to; 

Bedroom 1 18'2 x 16'7 (5.54m x 5.05m) A large double bedroom with double Velux windows at the rear of the property offering stunning views of Lake Windermere and the fells and mountains beyond. The room has an additional storage cupboard which is a good sized space that could be used as a walk-in wardrobe and currently houses the boiler. There is a large ensuite bathroom comprising of a bath with shower over and a glass shower screen, WC and hand basin. The room is fully tiled with a radiator and a heated towel rail and a Velux window over looking the front of the property. 

Bedroom 2 18'8 x 8'10 (5.68m x 2.68m) A further good sized double bedroom with double Velux windows at the rear of the property with views over Lake Windermere. A door out of this room leads through to a large ensuite bathroom comprising of a bath with shower over and a glass shower screen, WC and hand basin. The room is fully tiled with a radiator and a heated towel rail and a Velux window over looking the front of the property.  

Outside At the front of the property there is ample parking for several vehicles and in addition a further sitting out area and log store. Steps lead down by the side of the property to the bottom of the garden. At the rear of the property, the French doors from the playroom open out on to a private decked area which is a pleasant space to sit and enjoy the surroundings. Steps lead down to the garden which is predominantly a lawn area which is surrounded by mature bushes and hedgerow, which is a great space to enjoy and has potential to develop further for the keen gardeners. 

Directions Travelling into Bowness from Windermere village, continue on to Crag Brow and half way down the hill just after the Lakeland shop turn left onto Helm Road. Continue up the road as it rises and Beechwood Close is on the right hand side. Continue down and Oakdene can be found on the right hand side with parking at the front. 

Services All mains services connected. Gas fired central heating. 

Tenure Freehold 

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23 October 2020

Nearest stations

  • Windermere (1.2 mi)
  • Staveley (3.9 mi)
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Hazlewood Ellerthwaite Square, Windermere, LA23 1DU

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Nearest stations

  • Windermere (1.2 mi)
  • Staveley (3.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Matthews Benjamin, Windermere

Hazlewood Ellerthwaite Square, Windermere, LA23 1DU

01539 304023 Local call rate

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