3 bedroom cottage for sale

The Postmasters House, Birch Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1EG

Sold STC £315,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Stone and Slated Lakeland House
  • Off Road Parking
  • Central Village location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description: The feature gate welcomes you to The Postmasters House- a traditional stone and slated corner property with 3 bedrooms arranged over three floors, two reception rooms and a good sized private parking space.
As you make your way through the property (noting the stained glass of the front door) the owners have kept the character feel with the original wooden pine flooring, oak doors throughout, retaining some sash windows and with the south facing bay windows to the front of the property and ceiling roses. Alongside the thoughtful decoration & modern bathroom - this home will appeal to a family who prefer low maintenance outside space or a convenient second home.  

Location: Birch Street lies within level walking distance of the village amenities yet tucked away from the main thoroughfare. From Crescent Road, turn left just after the Post Office onto Birch Street, past Triarom computer shop and The Postmasters House is the next property on the left. 

Entrance Hall Wooden original pine floor.  

Lounge: 16' 10 into bay" x 10' 4" (5.13m x 3.15m) Bay window, Coal effect electric fire with slate hearth and wooden surround, ceiling cornicing and rose, T.V point.  

Dining Room 13' 10" x 10' 4" (4.22m x 3.15m) Wooden original pine floor, gas wood stove effect with slate hearth & surround, alcove shelving, 2 window seats with storage below and fuse box, ceiling cornicing and rose. Door from Dining Room leads to: 

Cellar with 2 areas: 14' 0" x 14' 11" (4.27m x 4.55m) Good sized storage with shelving, power and lighting. 

Cellar 14' 0" x 10' 10" (4.27m x 3.3m) Good sized storage with shelving, power and lighting. 

 

 

Kitchen: 10' 0" x 8' 0" (3.05m x 2.44m) This has been opened out to the dining room to create a more open space.
There are a range of wooden base and wall units one of which houses the combi Worcester boiler, gas hob, electric oven with extractor hood over, ceramic sink unit, stone effect linoleum with under-floor heating, part tiled walls, space for fridge/freezer and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer.  

Staircase from the Entrance Hall leads to with inset Alcove display shelf with spotlight. 

First Floor  

 

Landing 2 double glazed windows, 1 with window seat and storage below. 

Bedroom 1 17' 2 into bay" x 10' 2" (5.23m x 3.1m) Bay window, wall attached wooden headboard with attached bedside lamps.  

Bedroom 2 10' 8" x 10' 5" (3.25m x 3.18m) Sash window. 

Bathroom 9' 8" x 7' 9" (2.95m x 2.36m) Spacious family bathroom with 4 piece white suite- large bath, vanity sink unit, W.C, separate shower enclosure, electric ladder towel radiator with boost facility, wooden flooring, part tiled walls and double glazed window.
 

Door leading to Staircase to Second Floor  

Bedroom 3 15' 3" x 13' 9 inc stairs" (4.65m x 4.19m) Flexible room for either bedroom or office/study space, window to front, wooden beams. 

Outside: Welcoming front paved area with feature gate and stain glass on the front door. Good sized private off road parking space and in addition 2 on road parking permits. 

Tenure: Freehold. Vacant possession upon completion.  

Sevices: Mains gas, water and electricity. Gas fired central heating.  

 

Council Tax: South Lakeland District Council. Band D.  

Viewing: Strictly by appointment with Hackney & Leigh Windermere Sales Office.  

Energy Performance Certificate: The full Energy Performance Certificate is available on our website and also at any of our offices.  


More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 September 2019

Nearest stations

  • Windermere (0.1 mi)
  • Staveley (3.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

Use the school checker

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hackney & Leigh, Windermere

Ellerthwaite Square Windermere LA23 1DU

01539 304022 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.

Floorplans


To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hackney & Leigh, Windermere

Ellerthwaite Square Windermere LA23 1DU

01539 304022 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.

Map & Street View

Nearest stations

  • Windermere (0.1 mi)
  • Staveley (3.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hackney & Leigh, Windermere

Ellerthwaite Square Windermere LA23 1DU

01539 304022 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.

Disclaimer - Property reference 100251017989. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Hackney & Leigh, Windermere. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* Average speeds are based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on comparethemarket.com. Speed can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to your property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. You should have the right to exit your contract without penalty if this happens. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.