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3 bed detached bungalow for sale

Little Barn, Crook, Kendal, Cumbria LA8



  • 3 bedrooms
  • Freehold
  • A charming detached single storey stone and slate built cottage.
  • Fabulous open plan living room/dining room with wood burning stove.
  • Excellent kitchen/breakfast room with Rayburn stove.
  • Garden room and conservatory.
  • Three double bedrooms, two of them with en-suite facilities.
  • Family bathroom.
  • Fully double glazed and centrally heated.
  • Three good sized attached workshops/stores with potential for alteration and conversion to ancillary accommodation, subject to requisite consents.
  • Spectacular views.
  • Delightful rural location adjoining open countryside.

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No chain: Occupying a delightful rural location and enjoying spectacular views, this attractive detached single storey cottage offers beautifully presented three bedroom family accommodation that has been much improved by the present owners. The property includes lovely good sized gardens,

ample parking and three adjoining workshops/stores with potential for alteration or conversion. A perfect base from which to explore the Lake District and for Kendal, Staveley and Windermere. Energy Rating 'E'.

The property forms part of a small cluster of just four dwellings known as Oak Bank, occupying a glorious rural location within the Lake District National Park, surrounded by fields and woodland. The property is located on the Kendal to Bowness Road, about half a mile from the village of Crook where there is an excellent pub, a church and a golf course.

The property is perfectly placed for access to Kendal, Staveley and Windermere and is a perfect base from which to explore this most beautiful part of the world.

From Kendal take Windermere Road out of the town in a northerly direction to reach the Plumgarths roundabout on the A591 road. Take the second exit, signposted to Crook. Follow the road for about 1.5 miles. The entrance to Oak Bank will be found on the right-hand side. Turn into the drive and then turn immediately left into a gravelled driveway which is followed directly to Little Barn.

Conservatory:10'1" x 8'7" (3.07m x 2.62m). Built for the owners this elegant double glazed conservatory has entrance doors on two sides and an attractively tiled floor.

Hall: Upvc double glazed front entrance door.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room:17'2" x 10'2" (5.23m x 3.1m). Refitted with an excellent range of built-in floor and wall units finished with granite work surfaces and an inset sink. Rayburn stove with induction hob. Bosch extractor hood. Fitted dresser with oak work surface and display cabinets. The kitchen area has a Karndean tiled floor.

Living Room/Dining Room:25'5" x 15' (7.75m x 4.57m). A superb open plan room, spacious, light and airy. Fireplace with Morso wood burning stove on a beautiful slate hearth.

Garden Room:12'10" x 7'2" (3.91m x 2.18m). A delightful room with a wide expanse of windows on three sides allowing the spectacular views to be thoroughly enjoyed.

Bedroom No.1:12'10" x 10'1" (3.91m x 3.07m). A double bedroom. Built-in wardrobes and a chest of drawers.

En-Suite Shower Room:9'6" x 5' (2.9m x 1.52m). Refitted with a suite in white comprising a wide shower cubicle, a pedestal wash hand basin and a w.C. Part tiled walls.

Bedroom No.2:16'4" x 10' (4.98m x 3.05m). A double or twin bedroom with a good range of built-in furniture comprising wardrobes, a chest of drawers with illuminated mirror above and overhead storage cupboards.

En-Suite Toilet:4'4" x 4'1" (1.32m x 1.24m). Pedestal wash hand basin and a w.C. Chrome ladder towel radiator. Shelf.

Bedroom No.3:14'11" x 8'9" (4.55m x 2.67m). A double bedroom. Built-in wardrobes and overhead storage cupboards. Dressing table with mirror. Built-in linen cupboards. Dressing table with mirror. Built-in linen cupboard with modern hot water storage cylinder.

Bathroom:8'5" x 5'11" (2.57m x 1.8m). Modern suite in white comprising a panelled bath with shower unit, a pedestal wash hand basin and a w.C. Karndean tiled floor. Part tiled walls.

Workshop No.1:18'1" x 8'8" (5.51m x 2.64m). Formerly the garage. Power and lighting. Double glazed door giving access to the living room. Impressive split opening entrance door. Window to rear.

Workshop No.2/Utility Room:17'6" x 11'2" (5.33m x 3.4m). Stainless steel sink with cupboard below. Plumbing for a washing machine. Oil fired central heating boiler. Power and lighting. Window to front.

Workshop No.3/Studio:17'11" x 14'6" (5.46m x 4.42m). Windows on two sides. Part glazed front entrance door. Power and lighting.

Outside W.C:4'2" x 3'9" (1.27m x 1.14m). Modern w.C. Shelf and double glazed sky light.

Mains water and electricity. Septic tank drainage. Oil fired central heating.


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Local Amenities

  • Staveley CofE School 2.1 miles
  • St Oswald's CofE Primary School 2.1 miles
  • Kendal 3.3 miles
  • Bowness on Windermere Ferry Terminal 4.5 miles

Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
10th Jul 2018 £485,000 First listed
27th Jun 2012 £407,500 Last sold

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