3 bedroom detached house for sale

Brow House, Brigsteer, Kendal, Cumbria LA8 8AN

£450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A charming detached village property with an equally charming enclosed private garden
  • Spascious living space with three bedrooms
  • Easy access to Kendal town centre - Booths is less than 10 minutes
  • Great village pub and easy access to the National Park

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description: Brow House is reported to be one of the oldest properties located in the heart of the popular village of Brigsteer. As you step inside this pretty village home you will find a blend of period charm and character with modern comforts. The original layout has been extended creating a large utility room and downstairs WC together with the attached garage, yet still offers scope for the new owners to create further living space if required. On the first floor are two good double bedrooms and the house bathroom that balance well with the ground floor fitted breakfast kitchen and the cosy living room and to complete the picture are two splendid rooms in the attic ideal for teenagers or those with hobbies in mind The cottage enjoys a south west facing position with off road for two cars and a well-tended secret cottage garden in which to sit and enjoy the sun throughout the day.  

Location: Brigsteer is a small village nestling on the easterly side of the Lyth Valley and can be found from the market town of Kendal by taking the Brigsteer Road out of town and proceeding by way of Scout Scar. On entering the village dropping down Brigsteer Brow towards the Wheatsheaf Inn at the bottom of the hill. Take the first turning left immediately in front of the Inn an follow the road along through the village, Brow House can then be found on your left hand side.

The village enjoys a thriving community that benefits from not only the popular village hall that is home to a wide range of activities throughout the year, but also the award-winning Wheatsheaf Inn and restaurant that is only a short stroll away being ideal for either a drink or meal with friends or guests.  

Accommodation with approximate dimensions:  

Ground Floor  

Stone & Slate Porch with original solid oak door opening into the.  

Living Room 17' 9 " x 15' 9" (5.41m x 4.8m) a most welcoming room full of charm and character with a sash window and glazed panelled door to the garden and a wealth of exposed oak timbers and beams. Feature inglenook style stone fireplace with raised hearth, cast iron bracket and alcove for logs, shelved fireside alcove and display alcove with light. Two radiators and two wall light points, fitted floor to ceiling shelving. Original oak staircase to first floor with deep walk-in understairs cupboard with window.  

Breakfast Kitchen 15' 6" x 11 max' 0" (4.72m x 3.35m) with two windows both with tiled sills, one being a sash window to the garden. Fitted with a range of base units with complementary working surfaces, inset bowl and half sink with brass mixer tap and co-ordinating tiled splash backs. Built in double oven and four ring electric hob. Alcove for fridge freezer, fitted book shelving, radiator and telephone point. Concealed Worcester boiler.  

Entrance Hall a spacious entrance with part glazed door, double glazed window and quarry tiled floor with step down to the kitchen. 

Utility Room 12' x 8' 7" (3.66m x 2.62m) a room that offers so much more than just space for the washing machine and tumble dryer. The baton and latch door is original, there is a small window to the kitchen and a double glazed window to the rear.

Cloakroom - with double glazed window, wash hand basin and WC.

Access to the garage.  

First Floor  

Landing with window and exposed timbers and beams. Airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and shelving for linen. Ladder staircase to attic bedroom. 

Bedroom 1 15' 8" x 11' 1" (4.78m x 3.38m) a good double bedroom with two sash windows one with a seat overlooking the gardens. Radiator and access to loft space.  

Bedroom 2 15' 9" x 8' 10" (4.8m x 2.69m) overlooking the garden with sash window. Pretty cast iron fireplace and alcove with wash hand basin, wall mirror and shaver and light point. Exposed beams and lintels, shelved alcove and display niches. Radiator.  

Bathroom complementary part tiled walls and a three piece suite comprising; panel bath with Redring shower over, WC and vanity unit with inset wash hand basin. Sash window, exposed beams, radiator and shaver and light point.  

Second Floor  

Splendid Attic Room 12' 1" x 9' 2" (3.68m x 2.79m) an ideal teenagers den with space to work/play and sleep. High level dormer window with seat and views down toward the distant Kent estuary. Exposed beams and truss, radiator. Open to: 

Bedroom 3 18' 3" x 15' 10" (5.56m x 4.83m) enjoying a pleasant aspect with double glazed window, radiator.  

Outside:  

Attached Garage 18' 3" x 10' (5.56m x 3.05m) with vaulted ceiling, double timber doors, power and light.

To the front of the cottage and garage is a gravelled driveway providing off road parking for two vehicles. A gate in the wall to the side leads round to the delightful enclosed south facing garden that offers privacy and seclusion. The lawn is well tended and the mature beds and borders are planted with a variety of colourful plants and shrubs. There is a large gravelled patio area on which to sit and enjoy the peace and quiet of this central village location and a raised patio offers a sheltered space to sit and enjoy the evening sun.  

Services: mains electricity, mains water. Private drainage to septic tank. Calor gas central heating. 

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council - Band E 

Tenure: Freehold 

Viewing: 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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08 August 2019

Nearest stations

  • Oxenholme Lake District (3.1 mi)
  • Kendal (3.3 mi)
  • Burneside (4.1 mi)
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100 Stricklandgate Kendal Cumbria LA9 4PU

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Nearest stations

  • Oxenholme Lake District (3.1 mi)
  • Kendal (3.3 mi)
  • Burneside (4.1 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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