Semi-detached country cottage which has been extended over the years to provide spacious accommodation which briefly comprises large full width sitting room, farmhouse style dining kitchen, inner hall with utility room (with WC off), 1st floor modern fitted family bathroom and 3 excellent double bedrooms. Oil fired central heating is installed and the majority of the windows are double glazed. There are many attractive features to this property and in addition it occupies a very pleasant and peaceful rural position within gardens and grounds of around of an acre or thereabouts and has lovely open views across adjacent countryside. There is easy access to the village amenities in both Ballaugh and Kirk Michael and also Ramsey is less than 15 minutes drive away.
A viewing is strongly recommended in order to appreciate this delightful property with its generous grounds and lovely rural position.
The price is to include carpets as fitted and blinds where fitted.
As previously mentioned the property stands within land of around or thereabouts, the majority of which is lawned and is approached through a gated entrance onto a long shingled driveway which incorporates private off-road parking. Immediately in front of the property, however, is a particularly attractive bluebell garden containing established shrubs and part wooded with mature deciduous trees. There are also numerous wild spring bulbs. The land itself rises towards the rear from which there are delightful open views across adjacent farmland. Just inside the gated entrance A large detached timber shed/workshop approximately 17'5' x 13'4' and a fully fenced detached dog pen of approximately 30' x 15'. There is also ample garage space subject to planning permission.
Directions to the property
From the traffic lights in Parliament Square leave Ramsey on Lezayre Road and continue through the villages of Sulby and Ballaugh. The approach to Bishopscourt Cottages is via an unmade single track which is located on the left hand side of the main road before reaching the Kirk Michael village outskirts and before the right hand turn to the Orrisdale Loop Road. When driving up this track the entrance to this property will be clearly seen on the right hand side after approximately 50 yards.
Full width Sitting Room
(20'5" x 12'8" approx) Double glazed multi-pane front door. Flagged floor. Feature black painted cast iron fireplace containing a Charnwood cast iron multi-fuel stove. Exposed original stone to the party wall. Original inner window with a stone lintel. Small stone clad display niche. Television point.
(17'3" x 6'0" approx) Natural pine tongued and grooved floor. Understairs storage cupboard. Deep and wide built-in cloaks cupboard with shelving. Telephone point.
With a WC. Flagged floor. Ceramic tiled worktops. Plumbing for a washing machine. Telephone point. Circuit breaker trip switch box. Built-in double shelved cupboard with twin pine doors. Rear external door to a small courtyard area.
Farmhouse style Dining Kitchen
(14'7" x 12'1" approx) Painted pine fronted base cupboards with ceramic tiled worktops. Original glazed stoneware sink. Varnished natural pine tongued and grooved flooring. Gas cooker point. Camray Quartet oil fired central heating boiler. UPVC double glazed sliding patio door to the garden.
Attractive turn staircase with a gable window to the stairwell.
(rear) (12'2" x 12'7" min.) 4 double glazed windows providing dual aspect views across the grounds and adjacent farmland. Full width built-in furniture to one wall comprising 2 double wardrobes (long and short hanging), shelved double cupboard and an additional cupboard housing an insulated hot water tank fitted with immersion heater. Television and telephone points.
(14'3" x 10'4" approx) Pine clad shallow double glazed dormer window with original exposed pulins. Twin fitted shelved double cupboard. Original floor level stone clad gable window.
(14'2" x 9'10" approx) Pine clad shallow double glazed dormer window with original exposed purlins. Fitted double wardrobe and shelved double cupboard. Telephone point. Natural pine tongued and grooved flooring.
Fitted with a modern cream coloured suite comprising panelled bath with a mixer tap/hand shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Tiling to one wall. Ceramic tiled floor. Fitted medicine cabinet.
Mains electricity and water are connected. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating and domestic hot water. Bottle gas supply for cooking. Television and telephone connections.
Rateable value 84
Tenure - Freehold
Vacant possession on completion by arrangement