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12 bed semi-detached house for sale

£1,250,000

Near Sawrey, Ambleside LA22

12 8 6
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Property features

  • Twelve Bedrooms
  • Six Reception Rooms
  • Cellars
  • Large Grounds
  • Set over Four Floors
  • Period Property

Property description

The house also has an interesting history, children's author, Beatrix Potter stayed at the property on several occasions when the house was rented as their lake district country home. Later she purchased nearby Hill Top Farm the setting for six of her books, the first being The Tales of Peter Rabbit.

The house remained a hill top home up until 1976, when it was converted into a guest house. The business receives commendations in the principal guides. The generous size accommodation is housed over four floors with the basement providing a kitchen/dining room, two cellar rooms, a laundry/boiler room, sitting room and adjacent bedroom. The ground floor incorporates an impressive formal reception hall, kitchen, pantry, lounge, sitting room, dining room and study. The first floor provides a principal bedroom suite, guest suite, two further bedrooms with en-suite facilities, a further double bedroom and two family bathrooms. The second floor hosts a large suite along with three further bedrooms and two adjacent family bathrooms.

Outside the gardens surround the property on three sides and are extensively laid to lawn with numerous established beds of shrubs and seasonal flowers. This stunning attached period home is set in the heart of the lake district. The house is located on high ground and provides wonderful views over the still waters of Esthwaite Water. The local village of Hawkshead is nearby, set in the Lake District National Park this lovely village has cobbled streets and offers a variety of local shops, restaurants and pubs. The ferry across lake Windermere is within 2 miles. The centres of Ambleside, Coniston, Grizedale Forest, Langdale and Grasmere are all within approximately 15 minutes drive. The Lake District is well known for its stunning countryside and there are numerous well know beauty spots within walking distance of the property.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £392,254 Sales 81 Current average value £425,750 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £7,513 ▲ 1.80%

What is the current average value of properties in LA22?

The current average value in LA22 in January 2017 is £425,750. This has increased 0.61% from October 2016. Terraced properties sold for a current average value of £315,547 and semi-detached properties valued £421,890. In the past year property prices in LA22 have increased 1.80%. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates.

Property value data/graphs for LA22

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £602,947 £399 3.8 £555,581
Semi-detached £421,890 £367 3.1 £417,911
Terraced £315,547 £358 2.8 £304,865
Flats £308,170 £421 2.1 £321,956

Current asking prices in LA22

Average: £513,533
Avg. current asking prices in LA22
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £285,000
(1)
£360,800
(5)
£675,000
(1)
£688,333
(3)
£675,000
(1)
Flats £185,000
(1)
£275,000
(1)
- £489,000
(1)
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All £235,000
(2)
£346,500
(6)
£675,000
(1)
£638,500
(4)
£675,000
(1)

Current asking rents in LA22

Average: £901 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in LA22
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - - - -
Flats - £901 pcm
(1)
- - -
All - £901 pcm
(1)
- - -

Fun facts for LA22

Highest value in LA22
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Great Langdale £806,898
Sweden Bridge Lane £641,459
Under Loughrigg £606,323
Grasmere £598,416
Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 £597,279
Highest turnover in LA22
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Pull Woods 40.5%
Edinboro 40.0%
Blue Hill 36.4%
Millans Court 35.6%
Low Gale 35.3%

What Zoopla users think of Near Sawrey

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  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 77%

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Nearby transport

  • Windermere (3.4 miles)
  • Staveley (Cumbria) (6.4 miles)
  • Burneside (Cumbria) (8.4 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (40.3 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (63.0 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (63.1 miles)
  • Far Sawrey Windermere Ferry Terminal (1.4 miles)
  • Bowness Ferry Nab Ferry Landing (1.7 miles)
  • Bowness on Windermere Ferry Terminal (2.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Hawkshead Esthwaite Primary School (1.6 miles)
  • Goodly Dale Primary School (2.7 miles)
  • St Mary's CofE Nursery and Infant School (3.0 miles)
  • Kendal College (9.5 miles)
  • Barrow-in-Furness Sixth Form College (17.8 miles)
  • Sedbergh School (18.2 miles)
  • The Lakes School (3.4 miles)
  • Windermere School & Windermere Preparatory School (3.7 miles)
  • John Ruskin School (4.2 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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UK Sotheby's International Realty - Cobham, KT11 on 01932 379423 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£4,050 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 125,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £3,990 /mo Find available rates In partnership with Natwest

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Water Supply £32 Sewerage £28 Estimated water cost £60 /mo
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