3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Thornrigg, Howe Lane, Lyth, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8DF

£425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A detached three bedroom country bungalow
  • Panoramic views over the Lyth valley
  • Well tended gardens
  • Garage, undercroft and parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description Built by the vendors and never having been for sale Thornrigg is a detached bungalow that offers so much more than the first impression. The loft runs the full length and the excellent undercroft garage and stores offer clear potential, subject to the necessary consents for altering and adapting into further living space if desired. Situated in a most delightful setting in this small hamlet enjoying a fine vista across the Lyth Valley to the distant Kent estuary and beyond. The accommodation briefly comprises; entrance hall, large living room with double doors opening onto a 23' balcony, fitted kitchen, three bedrooms and a shower room and separate WC. To complete the picture is ample parking and delightful well-tended gardens including a small orchard. The next step is an appointment to view.  

Location Situated within the Lake District National Park the property can be found by turning off the main A590 at Gilpin Bridge and turning left onto the A5074 signposted Bowness-on-Windermere. Follow the road along the valley bottom and take the second turning left, sign posted The Howe. At the crossroads carry on up the hill through the hamlet to the top and Thornrigg is then found on your right hand side just after Barn Howe. Turn into the driveway over the cattle grid and park. 

Accomodation (with approximate dimensions)  

Sheltered Entrance Porch  

Entrance Hallway a spacious entrance with radiator and storage heater. Access to loft space. 

Living Room 21' 9" x 11' 3" (6.63m x 3.43m) a light and airy room with far reaching views across the Lyth valley as far as the eye can see. Two UPVC double glazed picture windows and double doors that open onto a 23' balcony on which to sit and enjoy not only the view but sunshine all day long. Original tiled fireplace with open fire and back boiler, hatch through to kitchen, radiator and two storage heaters. 

Breakfast Kitchen 12' 10" x 9' 8" (3.91m x 2.95m) with two UPVC double glazed windows to the front and side gardens. Fitted with an attractive range of wall and base units with complementary work surfaces with matching uplifts and breakfast bar. Single drainer stainless steel sink, built-in Bosch kitchen appliances include a double oven and grill and four ring induction hob with stainless steel and glass cooker hood and extractor. Space for fridge freezer, airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and shelving for linen, radiator.  

Bedroom 1 13' 1" x 11' 3" (3.99m x 3.43m) a pleasant room with two UPVC double glazed windows with excellent valley views. Fitted wardrobes with sliding doors and cupboards over. Radiator and storage heater. 

Bedroom 2 13' 2 max " x 9' 10" (4.01m x 3m) with UPVC double glazed window to the side, radiator and fitted wardrobe with shelving and rail. 

Bedroom 3 11' 3" x 6' 11" (3.43m x 2.11m) again with fine valley views, UPVC double glazed window. 

Shower Room with complementary tiled walls and a two piece suite comprising; panelled shower cubicle with Bristan shower and pedestal wash hand basin. Storage heater, wall mirror, UPVC double glazed window, mirrored medicine cabinet and shaver point. 

Seperate WC with complementary part tiled walls, WC and UPVC double glazed window. 

Outside  

Workshop/Garage/Undercroft Located beneath the bungalow is a large undercroft area that comprises various rooms including:

Garage/Workshop 20'9" x 11'7" (6.32m x 3.54m) with up and over door power and light.
Utility room with plumbing for washing machine.
Four further store rooms.

A driveway to the front and side on the bungalow leads down to a useful open workshop/garage space (in need of attention) with work benches, power and light, wood store and greenhouse.

There are well tended formal and informal garden areas that adjoin open fields and countryside with fruit trees in the lower orchard, natural rock outcrops, lawns and mature planted flower beds and borders, there is a sheltered sitting area to the side with ornamental pond and a southerly aspect down to the distant Kent Estuary.  

Tenure Freehold 

Services mains electricity, mains water. Electric storage heaters. Open fire with back boiler running the radiators.
Shared private drainage. 

Council Tax South Lakeland District Council - Band F 

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:
28 August 2019

Nearest stations

  • Oxenholme Lake District (4.8 mi)
  • Kendal (5.0 mi)
  • Burneside (5.5 mi)
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100 Stricklandgate Kendal Cumbria LA9 4PU

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Nearest stations

  • Oxenholme Lake District (4.8 mi)
  • Kendal (5.0 mi)
  • Burneside (5.5 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

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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