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Property details

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 reception rooms


  • Freehold

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Well presented elevated property with extensive gardens
stunning un-interupted countryside views

2 reception rooms
living dining kitchen, utility, downstairs WC
4 bedrooms, en suite and bathroom
Detached garage
wonderful location between kendal and windermere
ample parking and hard standing
must see home

This well-presented detached Lakeland Country Home enjoys an elevated location on the fringes of Bowston, with fine, uninterupted open views over Benson Knott and the Howgills in the distance. The private extensive gardens are a true delight with formal and informal areas, the garage is ideal for the car or those with hobbies and the driveways provide plenty of parking, turning and hard-standing for a caravan/boat. Inside you will find an easy to manage layout with a welcoming family living dining kitchen and two reception rooms, the living room has a feature wood burning stove and dual aspect windows. Also to the ground floor there is that all important downstairs WC, pantry and porch/utility. All of which are balanced on the first floor with four bedrooms, bathroom and en Suite to the master bedroom. The property offers the new owners plenty of scope for extending if required. So if you are seeking a home in a rural location but within easy access of Kendal and Windermere then this may well be the house for you. Energy Rating E

Ground Floor

Porch/Utility Room8'4" x 7'3" (2.54m x 2.2m). With quarry tiled floor, four double glazed windows and part glazed panelled door. Fitted base cupboards, working surface over and plumbing for washing machine and space for a tumble dryer.

Cloakroom4'2" x 3'6" (1.27m x 1.07m). Quarry tiled floor. Wash hand basin and WC. Window to the side.

Living Dining Kitchen20'3" x 13'1" (6.17m x 3.99m). A light and airy room with two double glazed windows and sliding patio doors to the garden. Fitted with a range of wall and base units with complementary working surfaces with inset bowl and half stainless steel sink and tiled splash back. Original built in cupboards, fitted gas fire with back boiler, shelved alcove. Walk-in Pantry with window, shelving power and light.

Central Hall14'9" x 5'10" (4.5m x 1.78m). Sliding patio doors opening to a covered terrace leading down to the garden with fine open views. Useful under stairs cupboard with light. Radiator and staircase to first floor.

Living Room13' x 10'11" (3.96m x 3.33m). Another light and airy room with dual aspect UPVC double glazed bay window and side window with far reaching views across the surrounding countryside to the distant fells beyond. Multi fuel stove, radiator, picture rail and TV aerial point.

Sitting Room/Study13'7" x 9'8" (4.14m x 2.95m). UPVC double glazed window again enjoying fine views across the gardens and open countryside. Coving to ceiling, radiator and two wall light points. Telephone point.

First floor - Split Landing

Bedroom 113' x 11' (3.96m x 3.35m). Upvc double glazed dual aspect windows with views, built in storage cupboard and radiator.

En Suite Bathroom10'5" x 5'11" (3.18m x 1.8m). White suite comprising; twin grip bath with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and w.C. Upvc double glazed window with open views, radiator and tiled walls.

Bedroom 213' x 11' (3.96m x 3.35m). Another double room with feature tiled fireplace, built in shelving and double glazed window with views to Kentmere fells.

Bedroom 313'6" x 9' (4.11m x 2.74m). Another double room again with views.

Bedroom 411'8" x 5' (3.56m x 1.52m). A single room or hobby room with window to the rear.

Bathroom9'10" x 4'6" (3m x 1.37m). Modern white suite comprising; bath with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and w.C. Window to the side, tiled walls.

Timber Garage16' x 12'10" (4.88m x 3.91m). With opening double doors, power and light, space for fridge freezer.

Gardens The property stands on an extensive plot with well tended private gardens that border open fields looking across to Ratherheath Beck, the Windermere to Kendal branch line with the A591 beyond. Set out with formal and informal areas with mature hedgerows, shrubs and trees, sheltered paved patio, extensive lawns and orchard garden with fruit trees. Greenhouse. The property has the benefit of two gated driveways one on the right the side of the house and one to front and side of the garage, offering ample parking and turning for several vehicles, boat/caravan.

Services mains electricity, mains gas and mains water. Private drainage.

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Local Amenities

  • Burneside (Cumbria) 1.2 miles
  • Staveley (Cumbria) 1.3 miles
  • St Oswald's CofE Primary School 1.4 miles
  • Staveley CofE School 1.5 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Burneside (Cumbria) 1.2 miles
  • Staveley (Cumbria) 1.3 miles
  • St Oswald's CofE Primary School 1.4 miles
  • Staveley CofE School 1.5 miles

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Average estimated value for a house in LA8:

  • £458,958
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  • -£3,519
  • (-0.761%)
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Sold prices provided by Land Registry
29th Jun 2018 £450,000 Price reduced by £15,000
27th Mar 2018 £465,000 First listed

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