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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Wellside Cottage, Brough Sowerby, KIRKBY STEPHEN, Cumbria

Sold STC £325,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Det 2 bed cottage
  • Village location
  • Large garage & workshop
  • Generous gardens & grounds
  • Overall plot of 1.1 acres
  • EPC rating E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A charming stone built, detached character cottage set within generous gardens and grounds, in all extending to 1.1 acres. The cottage dates back to the early 18C and briefly comprises entrance hall, dining kitchen, living room, dining room, pantry/dairy, utility, two double bedrooms and bathroom. To the outside there are a number of useful outbuildings incorporating store shed, greenhouse, former pig pens, large garage and workshop and two further garages. There is ample parking to the side and in all, the area extends to 1.1 acres.

An early inspection is highly recommended.


Location
WELLSIDE COTTAGE is located in the village of Brough Sowerby, close to the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, 2 miles from the market town of Brough which provides a general store, tearoom, hotel and public house, out-reach post office and doctors surgery. There is a primary school at Church Brough along with the historic Brough Castle and ice-cream parlour. Kirkby Stephen lies 3 miles to the south and has a good range of everyday facilities, secondary school, and a station on the Carlisle-Settle-Leeds railway line. The area has good access to the A66 trans-pennine route at Brough with Penrith and Scotch Corner both about 30 minutes drive and Tebay/M6 lie 14 miles to the south. Penrith, Carlisle, Kendal and the north east are within commuting distance, with Ullswater, Keswick and the north lakes also being easily accessible.

Services
Mains electricity, water and septic tank drainage. Part electric heating installed (the remainder of the radiators being heated from the multifuel stove) and full double glazing installed. Telephone line installed subject to BT regulations. Please note - the mention of any appliances and/or services within these particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

Directions
From Kirkby Stephen take the A685 northwards for about 3 miles to the village of Brough Sowerby. Turn right into the village and the property lies on the left. A 'For Sale' has been erected for identification purposes.

Property ref: 121_2233_4787603


Ground Floor 

Porch 
Open fronted porch with stained glass panel, leading to front door.

Entrance Hallway 
Accessed via front door with stained glass insert. With stairs to first floor, panelled walls, ceramic tiled flooring.

Dining Kitchen 
4.37m x 3.67m (14' 4" x 12')
Fitted with a range of pine wall and base units with complementary granite work surfaces incorporating stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap and tiled splashbacks. Freestanding electric cooker with extractor over, cast iron fireplace, beams to ceiling, plate rack, night storage heater, DeLonghi wall heater. Ceramic tiled flooring, window to front aspect with window seat.

Living Room 
4.53m x 4.02m (14' 10" x 13' 2")
Beams to ceiling, brick built fireplace and hearth with timber lintel over, housing multifuel stove (which heats water and some radiators), window to front with window seat, additional windows to side, panelled wall, radiator, TV and telephone points.

Pantry/Dairy 
3.87m x 1.87m (12' 8" x 6' 2")
Stone shelving, stone flagged floor, pine door to utility room.

Utility Room 
4.41m x 2.64m (14' 6" x 8' 8")
With Belfast sink, stone flagged floor, separate shower cubicle, electric box, separate WC, doors to conservatory and side garden.

Dining Room 
3.42m x 3.24m (11' 3" x 10' 8")
Built in cupboards, night storage heater, access to part boarded loft area with light.

Conservatory 
3.46m x 2.65m (11' 4" x 8' 8")
UPVC conservatory with timber flooring and door to rear garden.

First Floor Landing 
Half landing with decorative stained glass window. From the main landing are doors to all first floor rooms.

Bathroom 
Fitted with white three piece suite comprising panelled bath, wash hand basin and WC, built in airing cupboard housing hot and cold water cylinders, window to rear with timber shutters, radiator.

Bedroom 1 
4.47m x 4.47m (14' 8" x 14' 8")
Front aspect double bedroom with radiator.

Bedroom 2 
4.37m x 4.42m (14' 4" x 14' 6")
Front aspect double bedroom with radiator and loft access.



Externally 

Gardens & Parking 
The property has extensive, well stocked gardens to the front, side and rear, with flagged pathways.

Attached to the side of the property is a greenhouse 3.76m x 2.23m (12' 4" x 7' 4") with potting shelf/table and part tiled/part gravelled floor.

To the rear is a flagged, partly covered patio area with stone built potting shed 5.20m x 1.50m (approx.). The large rear garden is laid mainly to lawn with well stocked borders and trellising, leading to the field at the rear, mainly laid to grass and surrounded by mostly native trees including horse chestnut, oak, beech and copper beech.

Garage 
6.15m x 5.07m (20' 2" x 16' 8")
A driveway, in ownership of the next door property, leads to an extensive parking area to the side of the property and to the large garage with double doors to front, power and lighting, corrugated roof, concrete floor, two windows to side, rear pedestrian access.

The property benefits from two further single garages.

Workshop 
5.40m x 5.22m (17' 9" x 17' 2")
Adjoining the garage, with access from both the garage and the front garden, the workshop has part panelled walls, power, lighting, and work bench.

Referral and Other Payments 
PFK work with preferred providers for the delivery of certain services necessary for a house sale or purchase. Our providers price their products competitively, however you are under no obligation to use their services and may wish to compare them against other providers. Should you choose to utilise them PFK will receive a referral fee: Napthens, Bendles LLP, Scott Duff & Co Property Lawyers/Conveyancing Service - completion of a sale or purchase, PFK will receive a referral fee of £120 to £180 per transaction; Pollard & Scott/Independent Mortgage Advisors – arrangement of mortgage & other products/insurances, PFK will receive a referral fee - the average fee earned in 2018 was £226.32; ETSOS/EPC and Floorplan Providers - EPC and floorplan £66.00, EPC only £24.00, floorplan only £6.00. All figures quoted are inclusive of VAT.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 September 2019

Nearest station

  • Kirkby Stephen (4.3 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Kirkby Stephen (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

PFK, Kirkby Stephen

Old Shambles Market Square, Kirkby Stephen, CA17 4QT

01768 200004 Local call rate

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